Volunteer Opportunities and Interships

The Johnson County Historical Society is seeking people just like you to volunteer. If you have time or talents to share, please call the JCHS Staff at 319-351-5738 or contact us online.

Volunteer opportunities

  • Archives
    • Computer work
  • Education
    • Costumed interpreter
    • Crafts demonstrator
    • Education assistant
    • Special event planning for holidays
    • Program planning
    • Museum tour guides
  • Curatorial
    • Collection inventory
    • Object conservation
    • Exhibit building
    • Textile preservation
    • Oral histories
  • Special
    • Carpentry skills
    • Sewing
    • Secretarial support
  • For groups
    • Gardening and yard work at Plum Grove or the 1876 Schoolhouse
    • Maintenance work, painting, and odd jobs at many of our sites
    • Sewing, knitting, quilting

Internships

JCHS relies on skilled, motivated and enthusiastic interns to assist with programs, collections, exhibits and many other areas. All internships are unpaid unless indicated otherwise.

For more information on internships, please call the JCHS Staff at 319-351-5738 or contact us online.

Opportunities Currently Available:

  • Education Assistant