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Museum Educators (Docents) Needed

We have openings for museum educators (docents) to lead tours for elementary-school-aged (3rd grade) children at Mill Hill Historic Park for the Little Red Schoolhouse Program.  Tours are weekdays, 10:00am-Noon and Noon-2:00pm.  The school program season is late April through mid-June. Training provided.  Educators are paid per tour.

The next information session is Wednesday, February 24, 2016.  Attend either a morning (10-11am) or afternoon (1-2pm) session at the Norwalk Historical Society Museum.  Located at 141 East Avenue, Norwalk, CT.  Access the front entrance from the parking area at Norwalk City Hall at 125 East Avenue.  The Museum is in the red brick house with blue double front doors.  RSVP to info@norwalkhistoricalsociety.org or 203-846-0525 for either the morning (10-11am) or afternoon session (1-2pm).

Please e-mail info@norwalkhistoricalsociety.org or call 203-846-0525.

Tour Guide/Docent

Conduct tours of Mill Hill Historic Park for visitors,  Sundays, 1:00-4:00pm during our open season, June through November.  We welcome both adults and high school students in this position. Training is provided.  This is a volunteer position.

Please email info@norwalkhistoricalsociety.org or call 203-846-0525.

Historic Building Researcher

The Norwalk Historical Society, Inc. is seeking a consultant to undertake architectural and deed research on historic buildings for the Society’s “Historic Buildings of Norwalk” program.  Archival, library and research competency required, as is the ability to complete written projects in a timely, professional manner.  Background in historic preservation and/or architectural history a plus. The candidate must be proficient in Microsoft Word, have own transportation, computer and camera.  As a consultant you will need to visit and photograph the building sites and access records at Norwalk City Hall.  Geographic proximity is required – no remote consultation will be considered.  Consultant is paid a flat fee of $300 for every report completed.   Hours are flexible. Interested candidates should send resume and letter of interest to info@norwalkhistoricalsociety.org.