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We welcome the help of volunteers who can help with the following:

Tours -  Calling all history lovers!  Volunteer docents give school and community tours.  Bring our story to life!  


Fall & Spring Clean Ups - join members of the community to help us clean up the property each Fall and Spring.  


Gardening - our gardens are tended by caring volunteers with green thumbs.  


Research - the Homestead is filled with documents and artifacts - we are just scratching the surface.  Help us check them out!


Exhibit Curation - we are currently creating an exhibit of Stephen Mather.  Interested in helping with this exhibit or another upcoming exhibit?  Let us know!

Scholars Lectures - help us identify Scholars to bring to the Homestead.

Events - help us with events such as The Harvest Festival, Santa at the Homestead, and more.


Office - we welcome help in the office with bookkeeping, home maintenance, and more.

Please contact us regarding volunteering.  Tell us which areas you are most interested in helping.  Thank you!

Thank you to our volunteers!


Docents:  Caroline Burke, Kelly Dupont, Alex Eising, Peggy Fine, Gordon Hastings, Dave Miller, Nina Miller, Michelle Riley, Donn Smith

Educational Programming: Mia Cortellesi, Elaine Pizzarelli

Event Helpers:  Banks & Kate Edwards, Serena Richards, Margaret & Melissa Williams, Sturgis Woodberry

Gardening/Landscape Design:  Carol Guthrie, Andy Huntington

Intern program:  Melanie Berman


plus ...

Boy Scouts

Garden Club of Darien

Plein air artists

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