Opportunities

BECHS welcomes those who would like to offer their talents. We offer a wide range of volunteer opportunities that are mutually beneficial to us and the volunteer.

Here is what we currently have available for volunteer opportunities:

Tour Guides Needed
The Historical Society is busy scheduling school field trips at both the History Center and the Hubbard House and tour guides are needed. The first tours are scheduled for April, so email Museum@BlueEarthCountyHistory.com today if you are interested or have questions. Training is provided. 

Technology Assistance
Looking for a volunteer for 10-20 hours per week to help at the History Center with computer maintenance and problem solving. Experience with PC hardware and software, Windows 7 and 10 is preferred. Experience with Windows Server 2012 would be useful.

Education/Classroom Activity Help
Enjoy helping kids explore history? We are looking for individuals to assist with classroom visits and kids activities at the History Center and Hubbard House from on-site educators to living history characters.  Also, seeking individuals for the research and planning of activities.  Schedule varies.

It's not just history-related tasks that BECHS needs volunteers for. Take a look at the following list.

  • Graphic Design
  • Guest and Retail Services
  • Tour Guides
  • Communications
  • Archives
  • Special Events
  • Writing and Research
  • Office Work
  • Light Construction
  • Gardening
  • Exhibit Research and Design
  • Photography
  • Living History Events

Contact Danelle for details: 507-345-5566 or Museum@BlueEarthCountyHistory.com

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