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.

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.