Volunteer Interpreters provide year-round guided
programs and tours for school groups and other visitors to the Landmark.
Special training is required.
- Learn the
cultural history of the region and the latest information about
the Landmark's archaeological and environmental research in this
26-hour training course.
- Lead guided tours of the outdoor
excavation sites and exhibits galleries for school groups and
the general public. (You must be able to walk the one-mile trail
and climb stairs.)
- Staff the Learning Center, answering
questions and assisting visitors.
- Serve as
demonstrators during special events.
- Lead or assist
with workshops and other programs presented at the Landmark.
- Interest in learning a three-dimensional
history of Lubbock and the region - cultural, environmental, and
- Enjoy working in an outdoor setting.
- Willingness to share your enthusiasm
- Confort and confidence in speaking
to a variety of age groups.
- Completion of the interpreter training
- Commitment to active participation
for at least one year after training.
- The opportunity to broaden your
knowledge through a fun, informative training course.
- Continuing your education through
- An opportunity to get to know people
with similar interests as well as local and national experts.
- The satisfaction of helping others
learn the importance of preserving our cultural and environmental
- A 10% discount in the Landmark's
Volunteer Interpreter Application
click here to download
(MS Word file)
Volunteer Interpreter Training
click here for full schedule
Those wishing to be involved in the volunteer interpreter
program should contact the Education Department at firstname.lastname@example.org