Each summer, teens from Hernando County join thevolunteer team at Hernando Historical Museums Assoc. and are provided special training. Approved as a Bright Future Volunteer Location, Hernando Historical Museum Assoc. encourages High School Students to learn about local and Florida History by participating in many programs.
VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES INCLUDE:
- Junior Docent Tour Guides
- Museum Greeters
- Grounds Assistants
- Special Event Assistants
JUNIOR DOCENT TOUR GUIDE:
Are you curious or interested in historic houses and Florida History? Do you enjoy sharing your knowledge and passion with others? Then join our docents at any of our three museums,May Stringer House, 1885 Train Depot or Countryman Family One Room School and welcome visitors to our historic buildings. Engage guests in conversation about community life, architectural styles, artifacts and more. One on one training and mentoring by experienced volunteers is provided.
Meet school groups, tours and visitors, provide tour information, help guests and answer questions within each house.
Do you love gardening and outdoor maintenance? Help keep May Stringer House pathways, porches and walkways clear of debris and provide upkeep to planting around the house. May Stringer house volunteers will provide interesting info on growing gardens in Florida.
SPECIAL EVENTS ASSISTANTS:
Each of our Museums host many special events such as:
- Brooksville Raid
- Heritage Day
- Haunted House & Fall Festival
- Community Christmas Celebration
- And much, much more!!!
RETURN APPLICATION TO:
Mary Waller, 66 Russell St, Brooksville, FL 34601
OR call 352-515-3054 for additional information
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