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Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

205 Market Avenue SouthCanton, OH 44702

Located in an 1895 bank building, the Education & Research, serves as a multi-functional facility for museum exhibits and a full-service research library, along with room for office space and archival storage. The Education and Research Center is part of the First Ladies National Historic Site, a unit of the National Park Service. Tours of this building are guided only and occur Tuesday thru Saturday between the hours of 9:00 am and 4:00 pm.

About

The Gallery Host(ess) is responsible for assisting and supporting guests in the First Ladies Museum to have an overall enjoyable experience at the First Ladies National Historic Site. These hosts/hostesses provide an opportunity for one-on-one contact between visitors and volunteers to encourage guests to learn more about the First Ladies and to provide a friendly setting in which visitors can feel comfortable during their time here.

The Gallery Host/Hostess is responsible for guests in the First Lady Museum. During their time in the building, the Host/Hostess will:

- greet guests as they walk in

- Walk guests to the Saxton McKinley House when it is time to begin their guided tour

- Answer basic questions about the history of the organization and the First Ladies

- Assist visitors in orienting themselves with the site (restrooms, photographs, etc)

- Provide backup assistance to the receptionists for bathroom breaks, lunch breaks, busy periods, etc.

Skills

  • History
  • Adult Education
  • People Skills
  • Public Speaking
  • Multi-Tasking
  • General Education

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • 85 hours per year
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