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Volunteer Recruitment Event
March 18 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Do you enjoy talking to people? Do you have a love of history? Are you interested in volunteering for a non-profit organization? If so, Rock Ford wants to meet you! We are currently seeking tour guides (docents) to conduct house tours during our tour season. We will be hosting a Volunteer Recruitment Event beginning with an introduction to be held in the Barn at 1 pm. If you are interested in participating in this recruitment event, please call our office at 717-392-7223 to confirm your attendance.
Tour guide/docent requirements:
A docent is someone who translates the past into the present. A docent makes Rock Ford’s past vivid and real for museum visitors. A docent acts as a companion accompanying a visitor on a personal and historical discovery.
- A docent can be any person aged 16 years and up.
- No experience is necessary.
- Training will be provided by our Curator.
- Printed materials are provided so that all docents can become confident, successful and valuable members of Rock Ford.
- A docent should have the ability to be on your feet for an hour and the ability to climb stairs.