Volunteer Opportunities

Do you love history and helping out in your community? Greater West Bloomfield Historical Society is a volunteer-run, 501(c)3 non-profit organization and we have lots of fun and rewarding opportunities for you to get involved:


Volunteer event duties include, but are not limited to: greeter, membership sign-up, event sign-in, refreshments.

  • Apple Island Tours
  • National Trail Day Walk (June)
  • Pine Lake Cemetery Tour (October)
  • Spring and Autumn Nature Walks at the Orchard Lake Nature Sanctuary
  • Local history programs at the West Bloomfield Township Public Library


  • Event planning
  • Membership
  • Museum collections/accessions
  • Museum exhibits
  • Newsletter
  • Projects
  • Research

Orchard Lake Museum

  • Second grade group tours – docent on Apple Island or at the museum
  • Monthly open houses – docent

Volunteer Contact

Volunteer training is provided.

Volunteer Application

Diane Eanes, Volunteer Coordinator
Phone: 248.518.0871
Email: volunteer@gwbhs.org