Thank you for your interest in volunteering at the Tomah Historical Society. We welcome all who would like to volunteer; retirees, students, part-time/full-time workers, people who wish to learn a new skill, peoples who wish to make a contribution to the community.

Volunteers play a vital role in the success of the Tomah Historical Society. The Historical Society could not provide the services to our members and community without these dedicated people. Volunteers fill many positions within our group. Simply put, we could not do what we do without the generous support of our volunteers!

Whether you are looking for a weekly commitment or an occasional assignment, we would like to work with you. Therefore, if you are ready to help preserve the heritage of Tomah and its surrounding communities, or you just enjoy meeting new people and working in a team environment with a common goal, please join us.



Historical Society Museum
Volunteers Needed

Little Red School House
Volunteers Needed

Volunteers Needed

  • Docent Positions
  • Museum Store Support
  • Construction/Prep of Exhibits
  • Former Teachers
  • Students who attended a
    one-room school
  • Garage Sale & Brat Sale
    at Historic Society Museum
  • Chili Supper
  • Other Educational Events
Volunteers Needed


Volunteers Needed

Volunteers Needed

  • Answer research questions
  • Help patrons in the research
  • Index/transcribe genealogically or
    historical records
  • Transcribing old documents
  • Working with collections including
    books, periodicals, manuscripts,
    photographs, audio, newspapers,
    maps, and video
  • Graphic Artist - Looking for
    someone who can assist with 
    graphic design for logo design
    and some website graphic 
  • Grant Research/Grant Writing
  • Clerical work - bulk mailings,
    regular mailings, photocopying,
    answering phones during
    regular business hours
  • Behind the scenes positions
  • Volunteer Recruitment
    Committee Assistance


For more information about our volunteer opportunities please contact us at (608) 372-1880
If you would like to help in a different way please let us know.