COSTUME MUSEUM COLLECTION MAINTENANCE

Organization Details
Organization Name: Costume Museum of Canada
Address: 301-250 McDermot Ave
Winnipeg MB  R3B 0S5
Website: www.costumemuseumcanada.com
Organizational Description: The CMC houses over 35,000 items of historical clothing + accessories. Twice a year we mount "free to the public" exhibits. We fundraise through our Heritage Fashion Review, the Hat Show, Museum in a Suitcase + First Fridays in the Exchange area. We have an extensive research Library.
Volunteer Opportunity Details
Description of Duties: Help is required in the repacking of the collection.
Also returning items that have been on loan to labeled boxes.
Skills Required: Required to be trained in conservation of textiles
Contact Helen
Skills Gained/Related Careers: Hands on textile skills & work with historic apparel & accessories
Age: 18-30, 31-54, 55+
Time Commitment: Daytime
Must be available Fridays from 9-2 weekly.
Location of volunteer opportunity: Winnipeg
Does opportunity require a criminal record check? No
Does opportunity require a child abuse registry check? No
Opportunity is available to candidates that: General Populace
Organization will provide: A letter of reference
Evaluation
Supervision
Training/Orientation
How to Apply: Phone: 204-989-7200
Closing Date: Nov 30, 2019