Florida Museum’s 39th Collectors Day and volunteer opportunities

The Florida Museum of Natural History is holding an orientation for adults interested in learning more about volunteering. The presentation is on Jan. 17, 3–5 p.m., and will help participants identify the best match for their interests and abilities. Volunteers serve as exhibit guides to school groups and other museum visitors or work in the collections and research departments. Pre-registration is required, and volunteers must be 18 years or older. For more information, visit this page or call 352-273-2055.

Also, be sure to celebrate the Florida Museum of Natural History’s 39th Collectors Day on Jan. 20, 10 a.m.–3 p.m. This free event attracts collectors from across the region. Enjoy a variety of personal collections and learn the history and context of these treasures. Discover how collecting isn’t just for scientists. For more information, click here or call 352-273-2061.