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Join Us!

Our museum and Historical Society operate without paid staff. A dedicated group of volunteers work to keep the museum open and free to the public, as well as catalog and digitize artifacts donated to the museum.

Join the Granite Falls Historical Society

Become a volunteer

Become a Docent

Questions or comments? Fill out the Comments and Questions form.

How to Join

Annual dues are $15.00 per family, $10 per individual, and $100 for a lifetime membership. Meetings are on the last Monday of each month at the Village Retirement Center, Alder Ave., at 7:00 PM.

Open, fill out, and print the online membership form.

Fill out the information and mail the form, with your check, to:
Granite Falls Historical Society
PO Box 1414
Granite Falls, WA 98252

You can also join at the museum during open hours on Sundays from 12 noon to 5 p.m.

Volunteer at the Museum

  • Are you interested in decorating for Christmas? Join the Christmas tree lighting event committee.
  • Do you garden and love to share your plants? Donate to the annual spring plant sale or volunteer to help sell plants at the sale.
  • Have a knack for publicizing events? Help write press releases, post signs, and get the word out about Museum activities.
  • Have computer skills? Spend a few hours a month entering new items into our catalog records.

Whatever your skills, we can find a way to use them!

To learn about upcoming volunteer needs, email, stop by any Sunday afternoon between 12 noon and 5 p.m., or fill out the Comments and Questions form Someone will contact you.

Be a Docent

Docents work one Sunday afternoon a month greeting Museum visitors and tidying up the Museum. Learn to be a docent in just a couple Sundays of shadowing an experienced docent. Docents usually work in teams.

To learn about becoming a docent, email, stop by the Museum on a Sunday afternoon between 12 noon and 5 p.m., or fill out the Comments and Questions form. Someone will contact you.