Volunteer Interest Form

Consider your knowledge, skills and abilities and Come Join Us!


Please enter your contact information and select your interests below:


Event Manager

Pulling off a minor or major museum event...start with a small scale effort and graduate to a major one; manage a small area and recruit volunteers for that area or organize a bus trip 

Event Worker

Could entail serving drinks, cooking and grilling, selling raffle tickets, helping kids paint pumpkins, selling baked goods, selling museum shop items, making funnel cakes, publicity, mailings 


Event Setup and Teardown

Setting up tents, tables, arranging chairs; breaking down same after an event 

Museum Docent/Jr Docent Program

Teenagers and adults are welcome to join us. Share your knowledge of the Salem Avery House and Chesapeake Bay facts with our guests during visitor hours. Free training!


Youth Education Program

Assist with planned activities for scheduled school groups, garden projects at local preschool, or Family Sunday Programs



Help to identify and pursue sponsorships, solicit new "Choose It!" opportunities and market venue rentals


Office Support

Tasks could include mailings, copying and data entry - to name a few

Building and Grounds

Gardening, mulching, planting, making minor repairs to buildings/sheds


Boat Maintenance

Repairs and maintenance of our collection of historic Chesapeake sail and working boats 

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