Volunteer

We can use your help in a way that matches your time, skills, and interests.

Download the Volunteer Committee Application.
Volunteers at the Trenton City Museum meet new people, learn something new, and share their time and expertise—all while having a lot of fun—as  you’ll see in this fall 2019 garden cleanup video:

The Trenton Museum Society seeks volunteers for:
  • Archives – help organize and maintain files on museum programs and events
  • Art Exhibits – help plan future exhibits
  • Changeovers – help hang and take down history and art displays/exhibits
  • Collection Maintenance – handling and registration of art and artifacts, use of database (Past Perfect)
  • Education Programs – help plan and organize children’s programs
  • Fundraising – help plan events and campaigns to support the Trenton City Museum
  • Gardening – help with spring and fall clean-up and regular maintenance.
  • Grant Writing – help research and write grant applications
  • Hospitality – set up, serve, and clean up at openings and special events
  • Mailings – filing, sorting, send and mailing invitations and postcards
  • Maintenance – experienced handyperson? Ellarslie needs TLC for small jobs around our large building.
  • Marketing – website planning and upkeep, email blasts, online calendars, social media marketing, news releases
  • Membership – coordinate individual and corporate memberships, help plan membership campaigns
  • Photography – help us capture our events, openings, and exhibits
  • Store – staff during openings and other special events
  • IT and communications – knowledge of networking, WordPress, and Constant Contact