The Museum Needs You

Do you like history and want to get behind the scenes at the museum? Volunteering is a great way to do it! There is a lot to do to keep the museum in top shape and ready for visitors and researchers. Consider volunteering your skills today!

Are you interested in learning to care for our artifacts and help keep the museum neat and clean? Meticulous and careful volunteers are needed to assist with housekeeping at the museum. All training will be provided.

Would you like experience working with the public? The museum needs volunteers to act as guides to our visitors one Sunday afternoon a month between 1pm–4pm. Volunteers will would work with the curator to help visitors as they explore the museum during open hours.

Are you a great organizer? We need a volunteer to coordinate our volunteers activities and help recruit and train new volunteers.

If you are interested in any of these positions, please contact the curator at 248.588.9169, or email to

Fred Morgan, repairing our old tall clock
Girl Scout volunteers decorating our Christmas Tree, 2009

Joyce McIntyre, who kept our people archives organized for many years