Docent Tour Guides
Lead museum visitors on a tour of the museum for ~1 hour. These will be small groups that reserve a time, following COVID guidelines. We’ll provide masks for guides and microphones that make it easy to be heard.
We also have a paid position available:
Weekend Docent position host: $14-15/hour, 9:30am-5:15pm, Saturday & Sunday.
Provide family education activities and additional cleaning, tidying & gift shop inventory responsibilities. Support registration/check-in for scheduled visitor tours. Option for up to two additional hours during the week to manage museum hosts’ scheduling.
The Shafer Historical Museum is a volunteer organization and gratefully accepts the help of community members year round. Find something that interests you and get in touch!
Spend a few hours in the summer sharing exhibits with museum visitors. Host or Tour Guide.
Archives & Artifacts
Catalog and organize photos, documents and objects behind the scenes.
Plan and provide family crafts, activities and programs on the museum grounds.
Rusty Metal Gang
These women & men build and maintain the grounds, displays... and get to work on the old cars.
COVID Self-Screen for visitors & volunteers
If you volunteer, work or are stopping in at the museum office, please complete this form online here or on the paper sheet in the office. Temperature checks, masks and social distancing are required.
Thank you for your consideration and care for our staff, volunteers, neighbors and friends.