Teen Council

Teen volunteers (ages 15-18) work alongside museum staff, assisting with summer camps and special events, serving as gallery hosts, helping with children’s activities during public programs, or researching for various ongoing projects.

AP TRIVIA REVIEW

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High school students can prep for their AP exams with the TBHC Teen Council.
Trivia-style study sessions using Kahoot will be offered both in person and online.

Contact Programs Manager Amanda Hoffman for more information at ahoffman@tampabayhistorycenter.org

 

APRIL 26 @ 5:30 pm

AP Human Geography

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APRIL 26 @ 6:30 pm

AP World History

ONLINE   |   ONSITE

APRIL 27 @ 5:30 pm

AP U.S. History

ONLINE   |   ONSITE

APRIL 27 @ 6:30 pm

AP European History

ONLINE   |   ONSITE

TBHC Teen Council members create and plan events and programs with other local teens and museum staff. Along with hosting teen events, members assist museum staff with public and special TBHC events. Teen Council also teams up with other teen organizations from local institutions.

Teen Council meets twice a month on Monday evenings for an hour and a half. Orientation sessions will be held in Summer 2021.

Summer Camp Counselor
TBHC is looking for friendly and responsible high school teenagers ages 15-18 to help with this year’s History Adventure Camps. Counselors will obtain volunteer hours while working with small groups of kids in a fun and informal learning environment. Volunteers will gain experience working under instructor leadership and with museum staff. Teens must commit to a full week of volunteering. Orientation for Summer 2021 is mandatory and will be held in May 2021.

Teen Council
Application Deadline for 2020-21: November 23, 2020
TBHC Teen Council members create and plan events and programs with other local teens and museum staff. Along with hosting teen events, members assist museum staff with public and special TBHC events. Teen Council also teams up with other teen organizations from local institutions. Teen Council meets twice a month on Monday evenings for an hour and a half. Spring Orientation sessions will be held in January 2021.

Education Volunteer
History-loving teens can volunteer to help with special projects in the Education Department. These projects can range from helping research for upcoming ventures or working with staff to create new programming for TBHC. Teen volunteers must be available at least two weekday afternoons a month.

Teen Council Volunteer Proccess:

1. Submit your volunteer application. Applications and subsequent correspondence must be completed by the teen applying rather than a parent or guardian.

2. To be a member of TBHC’s Teen Council you must complete the Teen Council Application below.

3. Teens must also submit a recommendation letter from a non-relative adult. Teachers, mentors, employers, etc. are all accepted. Recommendation letters should be sent to Amanda Hoffman, Programs Manager, at ahoffman@tampabayhistorycenter.org

For questions please contact Amanda Hoffman, Programs Manager, at ahoffman@tampabayhistorycenter.org

APPLICATION INFORMATION


EDUCATION


QUESTIONS

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Teen Council Application Deadline for 2021-22: June 25, 2021

Interested in joining the Teen Council, but need more information?
Email Amanda Hoffman, Programs Manager, at ahoffman@tampabayhistorycenter.org
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