The Belchertown Historical Association has a variety of volunteer opportunities and we are reaching out to our community with an ‘ask’ to help us make history come alive for today and for generations to come. Your time and talents are of great value – whatever you can spare would be met with great appreciation!
Please review the list with family and friends and let us know what works for you. Contact our President Tom Stockton 323-0946 to get next steps.
SPEAKER SERIES Coordinator
PR POINT PERSON FOR ALL EVENTS
BUILDING AND GROUNDS CHAIR PERSON
Help with Spring and Fall cleanup
HISTORIC GARDEN: Help with weeding and watering.
SCHOOLHOUSE FUNDRAISING COORDINATOR
SCHOOLHOUSE FUNDRAISING COMMITTEE MEMBER
MURDER MYSTERY DINNER COORDINATOR (new)
PHONE TREE: Help us reach out by phone (10 calls) to request support from individuals who prefer being asked at the time of need.
OPENING DAY (May)
Donations: Old bags, plants, time to set up
BELCHERTOWN FAIR (September)
Set up tent on the common and transport tables, chairs, decorations, equipment, etc from the Stone House to the Common.
Break down at the end of the fair and bring everything back to Stonehouse.
Staffing during the Fair
Volunteer coordinator for staffing during the Fair
LIVING HISTORY DAY (October)
Contacting prospective presenters.
Set up the morning of (if needed)
Getting sponsors for the event.
Staff for House Tours
Someone to send out hand written ‘Thank You’ notes to people who donated their time and talent.
HALLOWEEN EVENT (October)
Callers for soliciting baskets and baked goods.
Callers to solicit for silent auction items and craft item to sell.
People to take charge of a particular aspect of the event. For example, Carol usually takes charge of the dining room.
Staffing during the event
Volunteer coordinator for staffing.
Set up for the event
Break down from the event
ANNUAL MEETING (April)