Ways To Get Involved

How To Volunteer


The Roswell Museum and Art Center relies on dedicated volunteers to sustain and grow its programs and activities. To become a volunteer:
  1. Download and complete the application (PDF)
  2. Agree to the volunteer policies and practices
  3. Attend all necessary training or information sessions
  4. Make a service commitment

Volunteer Descriptions

Docent


Docents lead guided tours of the Museum’s exhibitions for visiting groups. They undergo extensive training in the arts, history, culture, and science then share their knowledge with visitors of all ages.

Curiosity and independent study are required. Knowledge of art, history, anthropology, and/or public education is helpful.

Greeters


Greeters are the front-line receptionists. They provide the following services: 
  • Make visitors feel welcome
  • Provide directions and help answer questions about the exhibitions and other tourism interests
  • Follow up with visitor experiences
  • Promote programs, events, classes, and membership
Training and resources are provided.

Events


Event volunteers serve as hosts and hostesses during Museum events.

Opportunities include:
  • Set-up, serving, and clean-up
  • Assisting with hands-on activities
  • Providing hospitality as Greeters

Collections


Collections volunteers work behind the scenes, working with the art and artifacts.

They assist with photographing items, cataloging/documenting, and maintaining the collections inventory.

Attention to detail and familiarity with computers is helpful.