Become a Volunteer

The Leighton Art Centre encourages all of our members to consider our exciting volunteer opportunities. These involve numerous fundraising events and ongoing short-term projects. Volunteering at the Leighton Art Centre can be a fun, rewarding experience. Our volunteers love our wonderful venue, the variety of events we host and the opportunity of meeting other individuals who support art.

Current Volunteer Opportunites

  • The Director of Exhibitions is looking for a volunteer to take photos of our collection to add to a new online gallery.

Volunteer(s) will be trained with correct conservation methods and handling of collection material. Volunteer with their own DSLR Camera and photography experience preferred.  Volunteer(s) will be needed Monday to Friday for shifts between 10 am and 4 pm. Please contact us on or before April 1st to express interest. 

  • The Education Centre needs help preparing for weaving activities for school programs and summer camp.

Volunteers will warp looms and cut yarn to lengths to be used by our students. Volunteers will be needed for a minimum of 3-4 hours. The Ed Centre would gratefully accept the help of 2 or more volunteers.  Volunteers will be needed for 3 such prep shifts (Monday - Friday) before Friday, April 14.

If you are interested in any volunteer positions, please contact:

Lindsay Corbet
Volunteer Coordinator
Phone: 403-931-3633