Lynde House Museum Volunteer

(Whitby Historical Society, Lynde House Museum & Warren General Store)

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Position ID: V-OSH0365
Last Modified: 05 May 2022
Last Full Update: 05 May 2022

Opportunity Details: Lynde House Museum Volunteer

Contact Lisa Johnson, Museum Manager, Whitby Historical Society; Phone: 905-665-3131; Email:
Duties Hosting Guided Tours * Helping with Community Events * Caring for Heritage Kitchen Garden 
NOTE: Due to a high response, applications for High School hours are currently closed.
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Benefits Make new friends with similar interests * contribute to the community * develop a sense of belonging and purpose
Clients General Public and Tourists
Ages 18 year(s) - 101 year(s)
Suitable for Highschool Credit Hours No
Suitable For Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Men ; Women ; Newcomers / English as a second language ; Couples ; Families ; Individuals
Areas of Interest Culture & Heritage ; Music & Performing Arts
Skills/Experience Communication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Creativity ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Patience ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Public Speaking ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Team Work ; Working with Children
Commitment Length One Time / Special Event ; Short Term ; Long Term (Minimum of 6 months) ; Medium Term (4 months to 1 year)
Interaction Level One-on-one ; Small Group ; Large Group
Dates and Times Monday: Morning, Afternoon 
Tuesday: Morning, Afternoon 
Thursday: Morning, Afternoon 
Friday: Morning, Afternoon 
Saturday: Morning, Afternoon
Seasons Year Round
Accessibility Partially Accessible ; Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall
Location Lynde House Museum, 900 Brock Street South, Whitby, ON L1N 4L6
Number of Positions Whitby 
24 individual(s) needed in total.
Training Orientation ; Training is provided - Tour Guides will receive training ; Training is required - Tours Guides must complete training ; Scheduled training ; Training on the job - Event Volunteers will be trained at the event
Transportation Near public transit
Cost $0
Police Check Not Required
Liability Insurance Available

Agency Details: Whitby Historical Society, Lynde House Museum & Warren General Store

Office Phone 905-665-3131
Address & Map
Lynde House Museum & Warren General Store; 900 Brock St S
Whitby, ON
Canada L1N 4L6
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Mailing Address c/o Whitby Historical Society, Lynde House Museum & Warren General Store; 900 Brock Street St S 
Whitby, ON 
Canada L1N 4L6

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