Volunteer at our Children's Museum


Volunteer at Discovery Depot and make a difference in our community.

Discovery Depot is looking for volunteers to fill a variety of roles at the children’s museum!

Play conductors.

Are you imaginative and energetic? Do you enjoy teaching and interacting with children? Become a play conductor at the museum, where you will have opportunities to interact with visiting families and school groups.

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Office helpers.

If you have an eye for detail and enjoy office work and preparing art projects, mailings, and laminating, this is the perfect volunteer opportunity for you. Office helpers assist with light office work that may include cutting, laminating, filing, and prepping program materials.

Volunteers at Discovery Depot not only have an impact on the lives of children and families, but they also enjoy opportunities to meet like-minded citizens who are passionate about Discovery Depot’s mission.

Other benefits of volunteering at Discovery Depot include:

  • Training/orientation session
  • E-newsletters
  • Flexible hours
  • Ten percent discount on purchases at the gift shop
  • Discount on membership for those volunteers who have donated 100 hours or more

If you would like to volunteer at Discovery Depot, please fill out one of our volunteer application forms and return it to the volunteer coordinator. If you have any questions, please call the volunteer coordinator at (309) 344-8876 or e-mail

Volunteer at Discovery Depot and make a difference.

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