Aug 272008



Help tourists have a more enjoyable, satisfying experience visiting Salem by directing them to area businesses and attractions.

Volunteers are needed for two hour shifts on October 4, 5, 11, 12, 18, 19, 25, 26, and 31. Volunteers will staff a booth at the start of the Essex Street Pedestrian Mall where it meets Washington Street. Volunteers will hand out maps and give out information about Salem’s attractions, events and businesses. All volunteers will be trained and receive an official shirt. The training will take place Saturday, September 20 from 9 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. The training session will be held at the National Park Service Regional Visitor Center at the corner of Essex Street and New Liberty Street.

For more information or to volunteer to be an information guide contact Anne Myers at or (978)744-0004 x13.

Information Booth Shifts
Saturdays 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. (10 – 12, 12 – 2, 2 – 4, 4 – 6)
Sundays 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. (11 – 1, 1 – 3)
Halloween 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. (10 – 1, 1 – 3, 3 – 5, 5 – 7)

Volunteers may also have the opportunity to assist at the NPS Regional Visitor Center downtown Salem. Additional training to volunteer at the NPS Regional Center will take place immediately following the regular training and last approximately 30 minutes.

If you are interested in either of these opportunities please call us as soon as possible. We need your help!


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