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Docents

The mainstay of the volunteer programming is the Docent Corps. Docents are dynamic, dedicated Museum volunteers with diverse backgrounds who lead tours of the permanent collection/visiting exhibitions for school-aged children or adults. No previous teaching or art history experience is required as Docents will complete training sessions with Museum staff in order to learn both school tours and the history of the permanent collection and Gardens. Once training is completed, docents make a weekly commitment of their time to be an impactful part of the educational experience.

If you are interested in being a member of the Docent Corps, please contact Betsy Towers, Provisional Docent Coordinator at (904) 705-5608.

Junior Docents

This program enables middle and high school students to learn about the collection through research, hands-on exploration and group discussion, and then share their knowledge with visitors through discussion and demonstration. These bright young adults also serve as one of The Cummer's most important volunteer corps.

If you are interested in being a member of the Junior Docent Corps, please contact Karl Boecklen at (904) 899-6005.

Sponsors: Woodcock Foundation for the Appreciation of the Arts, Inc., Cultural Council of Greater Jacksonville, Inc., City of Jacksonville

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Docents

The mainstay of the volunteer programming is the Docent Corps. Docents are dynamic, dedicated Museum volunteers with diverse backgrounds who lead tours of the permanent collection/visiting exhibitions for school-aged children or adults. No previous teaching or art history experience is required as Docents will complete training sessions with Museum staff in order to learn both school tours and the history of the permanent collection and Gardens. Once training is completed, docents make a weekly commitment of their time to be an impactful part of the educational experience.

If you are interested in being a member of the Docent Corps, please contact Betsy Towers, Provisional Docent Coordinator at (904) 705-5608.

Junior Docents

This program enables middle and high school students to learn about the collection through research, hands-on exploration and group discussion, and then share their knowledge with visitors through discussion and demonstration. These bright young adults also serve as one of The Cummer's most important volunteer corps.

If you are interested in being a member of the Junior Docent Corps, please contact Karl Boecklen at (904) 899-6005.

Sponsors: Woodcock Foundation for the Appreciation of the Arts, Inc., Cultural Council of Greater Jacksonville, Inc., City of Jacksonville

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Docents

The mainstay of the volunteer programming is the Docent Corps. Docents are dynamic, dedicated Museum volunteers with diverse backgrounds who lead tours of the permanent collection/visiting exhibitions for school-aged children or adults. No previous teaching or art history experience is required as Docents will complete training sessions with Museum staff in order to learn both school tours and the history of the permanent collection and Gardens. Once training is completed, docents make a weekly commitment of their time to be an impactful part of the educational experience.

If you are interested in being a member of the Docent Corps, please contact Betsy Towers, Provisional Docent Coordinator at (904) 705-5608.

Junior Docents

This program enables middle and high school students to learn about the collection through research, hands-on exploration and group discussion, and then share their knowledge with visitors through discussion and demonstration. These bright young adults also serve as one of The Cummer's most important volunteer corps.

If you are interested in being a member of the Junior Docent Corps, please contact Karl Boecklen at (904) 899-6005.

Sponsors: Woodcock Foundation for the Appreciation of the Arts, Inc., Cultural Council of Greater Jacksonville, Inc., City of Jacksonville

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Docents

The mainstay of the volunteer programming is the Docent Corps. Docents are dynamic, dedicated Museum volunteers with diverse backgrounds who lead tours of the permanent collection/visiting exhibitions for school-aged children or adults. No previous teaching or art history experience is required as Docents will complete training sessions with Museum staff in order to learn both school tours and the history of the permanent collection and Gardens. Once training is completed, docents make a weekly commitment of their time to be an impactful part of the educational experience.

If you are interested in being a member of the Docent Corps, please contact Betsy Towers, Provisional Docent Coordinator at (904) 705-5608.

Junior Docents

This program enables middle and high school students to learn about the collection through research, hands-on exploration and group discussion, and then share their knowledge with visitors through discussion and demonstration. These bright young adults also serve as one of The Cummer's most important volunteer corps.

If you are interested in being a member of the Junior Docent Corps, please contact Karl Boecklen at (904) 899-6005.

Sponsors: Woodcock Foundation for the Appreciation of the Arts, Inc., Cultural Council of Greater Jacksonville, Inc., City of Jacksonville

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