301 N. Washington
Naperville, IL 60540
Name and Position of Contact Person:
Jessica Greenlaw, Volunteer Coordinator
(630) 637-8000 ext. 4640
Days/Hours Available for Service Learners:
The museum is open during the following hours:
Monday: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Friday: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday: noon to 5 p.m.
The third Thursday of each month, the museum is open until 8 p.m. Volunteers who greet visitors and interact with the public can volunteer during our open hours above.
Description of Organization:
DCM is an interactive, hands-on Children's Museum whose mission is to ignite the potential of all children to learn through hands-on exploration by integrating art, math and science.
Description of Service Learner Role:
Serve as a Museum Assistant greeting visitors, resetting exhibits and playing with children in the math, science and art exhibits.
Minimum 2 hr./wk. commitment for 3 months. Interview, background check and short training required.
Number of Placements Available:
Many weekday openings but very limited weekends openings.
Student Services Center (SSC) Room 3258
Fax: (630) 942-4596
Monday to Thursday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.