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Peoria Riverfront Museum

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Volunteer to help lead school groups as the Peoria Riverfront Museum partners with District 150 to bring every child in kindergarten through eighth grade on an educational field trip to the museum. Volunteers are needed from 9:15 - noon most weekdays to help with tours and activities. This is a wonderful way to really help the museum and the children of Peoria.

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About Peoria Riverfront Museum

Location:

222 SW WASHINGTON ST, PEORIA, IL 61602, US

Mission Statement

"To inspire lifelong learning for ALL, connecting art, history, science and achievement through collections, exhibitions and programs"

Description

The volunteer mission is to supplement the mission of the Peoria Riverfront Museum by providing genuine hospitality to visitors, engaging visitors in educational programming, assisting with the interpretation of exhibitions, and inspiring the community through the value of volunteer service.
The Peoria Riverfront Museum is a one-of-a-kind collaboration where visitors can explore and learn about the world--from our own backyards to far-off galaxies. We focus on interdisciplinary learning--a fusion of art, history, science, and achievement designed to develop knowledge, critical thinking skills, and a lifelong passion for learning.

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Peoria Riverfront Museum222 SW WASHINGTON STPEORIA, IL 61602

(40.68946,-89.58955)
 

SKILLS

  • Youth Services
  • People Skills

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 19
  • Orientation or Training
  • 9:15- Noon ESI goes on most week days during the school year, but you sign up only for the days you want. We ask a minimum of two days commitment, as the first session you mostly shadow someone else.
  • We ask you to come in for a brief orientation, and we send you information about the days activities so you can look it over before coming in. Familiarity with the schedule and the museum is helpful!

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