The Chester Municipal Heritage Society was established in 1981 to promote and cultivate awareness of the unique heritage of the Municipality of the District of Chester for the enjoyment and benefit of present and future generations through the preservation of historically significant properties and the delivery of educational programming.
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Chester Municipal Heritage Society

Lordly Municipal Museum
Open June 15th
Comprised of: Lordly House Museum  Maple Cottage - research centre             Chester Train Station       Lordly Park  Hawboldt Display  Forman Hawboldt - Inventor and Entrepreneur  The American Connection - The Making of a village
You can view a portion our collection on     We also offer a show case of local talent at Treasure Hunt information at
Assistant Manager, Lordly House Museum The    Assistant    Manager    will    be    involved    with    all    aspects    of    museum operations:   student   supervision,   guided   tours,   data   management,   artifact research,    facility    management,    communications    and    participation    in special   events.      The   ideal   candidate   will   have   a   degree   in   museum   studies or   be   working   toward   that   goal.      Students   in   related   disciplines   may   also apply. Term of employment: June 15 for nine weeks Hours: 30 hrs./week, Tuesdays-Saturdays Salary:  $15/hour Museum Interpreters (2) The Interpreters will work at Lordly House and /or the Chester Train Station. These jobs involve meeting the public, giving guided tours, responding to public inquiries, conducting research, data entry, communications, assistance at events and routine maintenance duties. Friendly, reliable individuals who are returning to school in the fall are welcome to apply. Terms of employment:  June 19 for nine weeks Hours: 30 hrs./week, Tuesdays through Saturdays Rate: $11/hour Please submit a cover letter and resume by email to: Deadline for application is April 29.  For more information contact Cynthia Lamson at 902-275-2030.
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