If you like history and wondered what it’s like to be a curator or a librarian come join the staff of the Scottish Rite Masonic Museum & Library and find out!
Masonic Work Day : Saturday, June 22, 2013, 9:30am to 4:00pm, National Heritage Museum, Lexington, Massachusetts
The museum is looking for ten volunteers to spend the day helping them with collections-related projects. Projects may include: inventory of object and library collections; housing and numbering objects and archival collections; computer data entry. No experience needed! Training and lunch will be provided. Please note that most projects will require prolonged periods of standing and that exposure to dust and/or mold is possible. Most projects will consist of repetitive tasks.
Registrations are on a first-come, first-served basis. Please email Aimee E. Newell, Director of Collections, at firstname.lastname@example.org with your name and contact information to sign up, or with questions.
The National Heritage Museum in Lexington, Massachusetts is a museum with an emphasis on American history and Freemasonry. It also contains the Gorden-Williams Library, a Masonic research library. The museum was founded by the Northern Masonic Jurisdiction of the Scottish Rite, an appendant body of Freemasonry.
It is open Tuesday through Saturday 10:00AM to 4:30 PM and Sunday noon to 4:30 PM. The museum features general interest galleries with changing exhibits about American history and culture, Massachusetts history and industry, decorative arts, and Lexington’s role in the American Revolution. Parking and admission are free.