Below is a list of some of the available volunteer positions. If you’re interested in being a part of our team please call 613‐542‐0543 or email mwmuseum@cityofkingston.ca for more information.

Workshop Instructor

The Workshop Instructor is responsible for:

  • Leading hands-on workshops in woodworking using non-power tools for children, youths, adults or seniors
  • Creating a sample for the workshop they will be leading 

See more information and apply to the workshop instructor opportunity here.  

Gardener

The Gardener is responsible for:

  • Coordinating the design of the garden beds and front area with the Curator and Museum Assistant;
  • Assisting with planting, maintaining, and weeding of garden beds and front area of the Museum as needed;
  • Working with summer staff to create interpretive materials for identifying various plants;

Event Craft Leader

The Event Craft Leader is responsible for:

  • Planning major events with staff – 2016 Shake n’Make, Sheepdog Trials, Lumberjack Survival Summit, & WinterLight;
  • Organizing, preparation, and setting up in the weeks leading up to the event;
  • Overseeing the table they are stationed at for the event;
  • Assist visitors with the creation of their craft, ensuring that the material is readily accessible;