Want to learn how a museum comes to life…? Volunteer at our Night at the Museum event


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Sat Feb 25, 2017, 06:15 PM - 09:30 PM


800 E. 17th Ave.Columbus, OH 43211


Come join us and be a part of making the museum come to life! Volunteers will interact with visitors and assist with craft activities at the Night at the Museum Event. Volunteers will show or demonstrate a craft or activity and will also help to draw the visitors into the activity.

The activities include hands-on assistants, popcorn helpers, general event assistance, admissions help and handing out the Autograph books.

Skills Required:
Be able to explain simple craft instruction. Capable of interacting with a museum audience is necessary. Be able to learn the operation of the popcorn machine.

Time Commitment:
Saturday shift 6:15 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Assist with activity set up and clean-up.

Work Environment:
Program attendance could be around 800 visitors.

For craft activities - working on the museum floor at an activity table. For popcorn activity - working on Plaza level making and distributing popcorn.

Physical Demands:
Sitting or standing during the event. If volunteering for Pump Drill activity must be able to demonstrate how the apparatus works. No heavy lifting required.

Age requirement:
14-17 parent or guardian consent
18 and up


  • People Skills
  • Storytelling
  • Problem Solving
  • Public Speaking
  • Community Outreach
  • Theater Arts

Good Match For

Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 14
  • Orientation or Training

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