When I decided to work in museums


So everyone has a story of how they got into their chosen career. Facebook recently reminded me of part of my story - 13 YEARS AGO! It reminded me of how I first decided I wanted to work in museums. It's hard to remember now, but this photo was from a class party we had … Continue reading When I decided to work in museums

History is Everywhere


The last few weeks have been an education for me. This month I felt a sudden surge in enthusiasm and starting volunteering at TWO different museums. At the Glen Ellyn Historical Society I have been making an inventory of some items in their collection of historic quilts and textiles, and thinking of ways to improve … Continue reading History is Everywhere