You can support the museum by joining the Frontenac County Schools Museum Association, making a financial donation to the museum, contributing artefacts to our collection or by volunteering at the museum. Charitable receipts are provided for all memberships and donations.
Memberships & Donations
Show your support of the Schools Museum by becoming a member. Yearly Individual Membership is just $30.00.
Individual financial contributions are essential to keep the Schools Museum operating and may be made to support the general operation of the museum or to the Endowment Fund.
Cheques may be made payable to Frontenac County Schools Museum and mailed to:
P.O. Box 2146
Add to Our Collection
Do you have an item that you are considering donating to the museum?
Please contact the museum to discuss your donation.
All donations must be approved by the accessions committee.
We cannot accept items that are dropped off without notice or approval.
The Schools Museum is operated and maintained by volunteers.
New volunteers are always welcome!
Here are some current volunteer opportunities:
Collections Volunteer: We are undergoing a major inventory project and are looking for volunteers to help us photograph, record, rehouse and digitize our collections.
Public Programming and Special Events Volunteer: We are always looking for additional volunteers to assist the museum with our public programs such as: teaching a lesson as an early 1900's schoolmarm or schoolmaster, assisting at community outreach events such as the Regional Heritage Fair and March of the Museums and helping organize and plan other outreach events such as speaker series.
Museum Maintenance Volunteer: Volunteers willing to assist in general day-to-day maintenance of the museum are a wonderful asset to our team. Duties include but are not limited to; tidying, dusting, organizing and picking up supplies for the museum.
Marketing Volunteer: We are looking for volunteers to help us enhance the museum's online and public presence through the development of entertaining and engaging social media posts and preparing marketing packages for schools and community groups in the area.
The time commitments required for these positions vary and can be adjusted to fit your schedule.
Please contact the museum to learn more about these opportunities.