Volunteering at The Feminist Library

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At the weekend, I headed down to The Feminist Library to meet with the Volunteer Coordinator, Angele, to discuss volunteering. I’m delighted to join their team, helping out with their exciting series of events coming up in 2018. The Feminist Library is celebrating it’s 45th birthday this year so it’s a great time to join them. As I always arrive early to things (London travelRead Now

Girl Museum News

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I’m very excited to write that I am now the Volunteer and Instagram Manager for Girl Museum, because what do I love more than Instagram and volunteer management! After two years volunteering with Girl Museum, writing blogs and running Instagram, I’ve now been appointed the title Instagram and Volunteer Manager, which couldn’t feel more ‘me’. I’ll be managing the recruitment and coordination of the volunteers and interns, developingRead Now

#Volunteersweek

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As part of my pledge to visit 25 museums in 25 weeks, I visited Jewish Museum London. I was beginning my route around the History: A British Story gallery, when I heard a little voice behind me, “hello, would you like me to show you round?” I was shown around by a lovely, passionate, knowledgeable, engaging volunteer called Maureen Moses. What struck me about theRead Now

My volunteering story

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This blog is pretty much dedicated to exhibition reviews, thoughts on museum current issues and Manchester happenings. But, blogs are brilliant because they are personal. Blogs aren’t articles, or journals, as they are individual. So here’s my individual, personal story, my story of volunteering in museums. My hometown is in Shropshire, so my first volunteering role was in Blists Hill Museum, in Ironbridge. I wishRead Now