Sparks Museum & Cultural Center

814 Victorian Ave, Sparks, Nv 89431
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Our missionThe organization’s mission is to preserve the historical and cultural heritage of Sparks and the Truckee Meadows for the education and enjoyment of present and future generations.

Sparks Museum & Cultural Center

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Front Desk Host

Greet and interact with Museum visitors, distribute parking passes, provide directions and museum information, ring up gift shop sales and museum admissions (handling of money). Lobby Hosts may also be called upon to help the Museum staff with other office duties.
  • Weekly
  • 55+, Adults
  • Individuals
  • Office work, Indoor
  • On-site
  • Weekdays, Weekends

Researcher and Library Attendant

The new library at the Sparks Heritage Museum features access to the photography collection, a collection of books and other materials focused on museum themes, computers to research collection materials and more. Looking for people interested in helping people find materials in the collection, assisting in research requests, and cataloging collection materials as well.
  • Weekly
  • Adults
  • Individuals
  • Office work, Indoor
  • On-site
  • Weekdays, Weekends

Handyperson

Are you handy with tools? Can you help change light bulbs? Move exhibit materials? Set up tables? We would LOVE to have a little more elbow grease here, and keeping up with this lovely historic building is very important to us.
  • Occasional
  • 55+, Adults
  • Individuals
  • Indoor
  • On-site
  • Weekdays, Weekends

Tour Leader

Are you a history lover? Do you enjoy working with the public? We would love to have you join our team in providing gallery tours, learning how to do train tours, and tours of the Glendale schoolhouse as well! Tour groups range from school age groups to adults and special events and are scheduled in advance. Training and information provided on site.
  • Occasional
  • 55+, Adults
  • Groups (2-10), Families
  • Indoor, Outdoor
  • On-site
  • Weekdays, Weekends
How you helpVolunteers have been the primary support system for the Sparks Museum and Cultural Center since its establishment in 1985. Strong volunteer partnerships are essential for the Museum to succeed.
About usWith over 4000 square feet of exhibits as well as an outdoor Train exhibit, the Sparks Museum has something to appeal to everyone in the family from Railroads to Rockets.
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