Corning’s Rockwell Museum looking for volunteers

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ELMIRA, N.Y. (WETM) – On Thursday, October 10th from 4-6 the Rockwell Museum will be hosting a volunteer open house which is an opportunity for anyone interested in volunteering at the museum to come and learn about the activities you can get involved with.

Volunteers help lead art projects with students and lead tours for adults and kids so Willa Vogel, Marketing Manager at the Rockwell Museum says , “If you love history and love art, we’d love to hear from you and let us know you’re coming through”.

Vogel says they serve about 13,000 school kids in a year and they need these volunteers to help lead tours. She says the training is very robust and that you learn a lot and become very equipped to lead these tours for both kids and adults.

Vogel also says that applications for the Rockwell Museum’s 5th annual Gingerbread Invitational are due October 18th and you can find out all about this years Invitational at https://rockwellmuseum.org/ .

This year’s theme is “My Dream Home”, and the winning teams gingerbread will be on display at the museum throughout the Christmas season.

Correction: The guest misspoke and stated the incorrect date, this has been updated to the correct date.

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