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Christmas Costumed Volunteer

Doon Heritage Village

Region of Waterloo Museums


   About the Position

Impact Statement
Volunteers play an important role in maintaining the Region of Waterloo Museums' tradition of excellence. Whether their contributions are for one day or many years, serving on a friends organization or committee, welcoming visitors, assisting with children's programs or demonstrating time-honored traditions, volunteers' contributions make a difference! If you are looking for an experience that will allow you to develop new skills and friendships while giving back to your community, Region of Waterloo Museums have numerous volunteer opportunities available year-round.

Description
Working with staff, volunteers enhance visitor experience by demonstrating Christmas activities as they would have been practiced in a local village in 1914.

- Volunteers will dress in an assigned reproduction historic costume
- Christmas events are scheduled for Friday and Saturday evenings and Sunday afternoons throughout December
- Welcoming personality and able to actively engage visitors


Position Qualifications

Ideal for: An Individual, A Group
Age: 15+


Area(s) of Interest: Arts/Culture, Communication/Public Relations, Heritage/Museum

Skill(s): Customer Service, Interpersonal Communication, Community Knowledge/Awareness


Training / Work Condtions

Training Details: Volunteer orientation and specialized training will be provided. Costume fitting and costume training will be provided prior to your start date.
Working Conditions: Volunteers will be assisting with activities throughout Doon Heritage Village. Volunteers must be able to tolerate moderately cold temperatures as the majority of activities take place outdoors.
Accessibility:
Transportation: On a bus route


Time Commitment

Duration: 3 months or less
Start Date:2022-12-02
End Date:2022-12-18
Weekday - Evening, Weekend - Evening
Christmas events are scheduled for Friday and Saturday evenings and Sunday afternoons throughout December.

   Contact Information
https://www.regionofwaterloo.ca/en/exploring-the-region/museums.aspx
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Debbie Moxam
519-748-1914 Ext. 3272
Ken Seiling Waterloo Region Museum - Doon Heritage Village Kitchener, N2P 2R7
Kitchener

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1454 King Street East, Unit 3
Kitchener ON N2G 2N7

Phone: 519 742 8610

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