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We can't do it without you!

There are plenty of ways to get involved with helping the Wauwatosa Historical Society. There is a job to fit every interest, talent, and level of mobility.

  • Serve on the board of directors
  • Assist office staff
  • Write grants
  • Fold and address mailings, including newsletters
  • Data entry
  • Process manuscripts/photos
  • Reseach Home Tour properties
  • Assist public in Research Library
  • Blarney Run (March)
  • Firefly Art Fair (August)
  • Tour of Homes (October)
  • Merry Christmas House (December)
  • Mystery Nights (February in odd years)


  • Assist with Speaker Series programs
  • Research and set up exhibits
  • Conduct oral history interviews (or be a subject)
  • Teach a 2-hour 19th-century schoolhouse class
  • Present 10 minute slideshow and give tour of KW house


(Kneeland-Walker House and Gardens, Little Red Store)
  • Docents
  • Cleaning (general and special purposes)
  • Garden planting, tending beds, tree trimmers
  • Baking
  • House maintenance/refurbishing projects


Every little bit helps our mission.


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