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Docent Application

The 2012–2013 docent training course will take place on Saturday mornings, from 9 am to 12:30 pm, from September 29, 2012, through March 16, 2013. Applications are due by Friday, July 20, 2012. To apply, please submit the application form below and email your resume to

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  Contact Information
First Name
Last Name
Zip/Postal Code
Phone Number
Email Address

Dates for all of the training sessions are listed below. It is very difficult to make up sessions. If you will miss more than two, we recommend waiting until the next docent training class, when you have more time!

September 29
October 6, 13, 20, 27
November 3, 10, 17
December 1, 8, 15
January 5, 12, 19, 26
February 2, 9, 16, 23
March 2, 9, 16

Please list the dates for any training sessions you know you will not be able to attend.

  Tell Us About Yourself

If you do not have a degree or job experience relating to art or art history, please list any classes you have taken in those fields or other relevant experience. Please note that art experience is not a requirement for becoming a docent.


Please describe any experience you have had working with the following groups: young children (grades K–2), upper elementary (grades 3–5), middle school (grades 6–8), high school (grades 9–12), and adults.


Please list any foreign languages that you speak fluently.


How did you hear about the Gallery's docent program?


Have you ever been on a docent-guided tour of the Gallery? What were your thoughts?


Which days are you available to conduct tours?

Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday

Do you have a favorite artist?


Do you have a favorite artistic style or time period?


Have you had any experience with contemporary art? Please describe.


Is there anything else you would like us to know?

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