The West Hants Historical Society depends upon its volunteers to operate. Below is a list of currently open positions. You can fill a role on the board or a committee, or you can choose to help out with a specific project or task. Be sure to also check out our facebook page, where we occasionally post requests for assistance.

Volunteers Needed

Join our Board of Directors

Our Board of Directors meets monthly at the museum. Click here to see our current Executive. We welcome new board members at any time.

Join a Committee

Committees meet on a regular basis, determined by ongoing projects and their members. The committees/tasks below are currently open:

  • Communications/Publicity
  • Fundraising
  • Gift Shop
  • Programs & Education
  • Publications

Help perform a task

Don't have time for a repeat commitment? The WHHS always needs capable individuals for completing certain tasks, including everything from office tasks to events to renovations.  Please just give us your details and an indication of what type of area you'd like to help with.

Like research? Talking to people? Organizing records and files? Maintaining buildings? Moving heavy stuff? Educating the masses? Whatever your interest, we would love your help!

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What type of volunteering interests you?
NewslettersWritingPhotography (of archives or events)Daily operations of museumVolunteer managementSpecial events or programsResearch assistanceJoin the BoardCollectionsBuilding maintenanceNot sure yetOther (please specify below)

Do you have a great story or historical anecdote?

We’re looking for historians (amateur or otherwise) to share articles on our website. Email us with your idea or use our Contact page!