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Posted: 17 avril 2015 à 10 h 00 , by Jaclyn Qua-Hiansen
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How can a museum volunteer change the way we view the world? This National Volunteer Week, we invite you to meet Rebecca Beayni, a volunteer in the Hands-on Biodiversity & Discovery Galleries, who was recognized for her contribution to the museum at the 2014 Ontario Volunteer Service Awards.

Posted: 15 avril 2015 à 10 h 00 , by Jaclyn Qua-Hiansen
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After one of her shifts at the Hands-on Biodiversity Gallery, ROM volunteer Helen Hatton said to her husband, “Honey, do you want to hear about the sex life of hissing cockroaches?” Her husband, whom Helen describes as “a delightful retired geek,” calmly replied, “Let’s have a drink first.”

He later observed that Helen and her colleagues at the ROM were all “a bit around the bend.” “He’s right,” Helen admits. “And that’s what I love!”

Posted: 13 avril 2015 à 11 h 15 , by admin
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This coming week will be more focused on workshops and learning in creative ways.