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S J Historical Society and Museum Volunteer Orientations

San Juan Historical Museum

405 Price St.
Friday Harbor, WA 98250

Things are happening at the San Juan Historical Society and Museum this summer!

Become a part of the growing volunteer community by attending one of the June volunteer orientations at the Etta Egeland Resource Center 323 Price Street:

Saturday, June 17  9am - 11am

Tuesday June 20   4pm - 6pm

Thursday, June 22  10am-noon

The orientation will include a guided tour of the Museum and a behind-the-scenes look at the results of the 2017 Archival Project.  Volunteers can choose which projects and what role they would like to play at the Museum in the coming months.  Opportunities including staffing the Welcome Center for a two hour shift, researching, photo scanning, involvement in current projects, and assisting the preparation of new exhibits.

At the Museum, we appreciate and value your time and contributions. After a brief orientation, each volunteer will choose their participation, will receive any supplies and training necessary to complete that project or role, and have the opportunity to join a robust team of volunteers and staff in creating the future of the island's history.

Please call 360-378-3949 and leave a message regarding which orientation you will be attending (space is limited).  You can also send an email to

A flyer is attached with further information about the volunteer possibilities.  

The San Juan Historical Society & Museum, founded in 1961, is the repository for the history and artifacts of San Juan Island, and is tasked with providing research and preservation to the community.    

Administration office is open Monday through Thursday, 10am - 1pm or by appointment.  

Museum buildings are open July 1 - September 30 from 10am-2pm daily.

Admission fees are: $8 Adult,, $5 ages 6-17, Family of 4 or more $20

Free admission for members and anyone under 6 or  over 99 years old.

Please join the community in supporting this important local resource in preparing for the next 50 years.  

Contact:  Kevin Loftus, 360-378-3949



Tuesday, 20 June, 2017


Kevin Loftus

Phone: 3603783949
Website: Click to Visit