Kent Wang introduces us to Robert Kovalchik, a docent at the National Air and Space Museum who has volunteered more than 4,000 hours over the past 25 years. Continue reading Volunteer Spotlight: Robert Kovalchik
The Smithsonian Institution Docent Exchange invites ALL Smithsonian docents to attend the annual SIDE Workshop. Continue reading You’re invited! Annual Docent Workshop
This year, the docent program of the Smithsonian American Art Museum is celebrating 50 years of artful conversations. Docents David Weisz and Jay Guerber take s a look back—and ahead. Continue reading SAAM’s Volunteer Docents: Celebrating a half-century of art education.
Our volunteers are the secret engine that drives our museums, galleries, libraries and archives. April is Volunteer Appreciation Month and Secretary Skorton takes some time to do just that in this month’s column. Continue reading The Magic of Volunteers
Theresa Steverlynck has been sharing her love of the rich cultures of Africa for 17 years. Continue reading Translating a love of Africa into seven languages
May 27, 1981. Abby Holtz is the first volunteer docent to serve for 15 years. Continue reading May 27, 1981