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Museum Docent Workshop/Training

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Description

Do you have a passion for history and want to pass it onto others? The Museum of the Grand Prairie is looking for volunteers to be part of our new Museum Docent program! Attend this training session and workshop to learn how you can become a museum docent and lead tour groups through museum exhibits. Participants will receive an outline of the program and exhibit study sources, as well as tips & tricks to lead an engaging museum tour. If you cannot attend this workshop/training, another session is available February 2nd. Later this spring, there will be a follow-up optional training session April 24th for docents to meet together again to compare notes and discuss ideas. Ages 16 & up. FREE. RSVP by March 10 with Pat Cain: (217) 586-2612 or pcain@ccfpd.org.

Final Date: 
Wednesday, March 11, 2020 - 4:00pm
The final date for this opportunity has passed.

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Logistics
Is training or orientation provided?: 
Yes
Is there an application or interview process?: 
Yes
Application can be filled out after event
Is parking available?: 
Yes
Is it on a busline?: 
No
Located in Mahomet (short 15 minute drive on I-74)
Is the site accessible to people with disabilities?: 
Yes
Is transportation provided?: 
No
Is special clothing or equipment needed?: 
No
Is food provided?: 
Yes
Light snacks and refreshments
Is this opportunity eligible for individuals required to complete disciplinary community service?: 
Yes

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