In This Issue:

1. Museum Seeks Administrative Coordinator

2. Open House Planned at Fort Clatsop






The Albany Regional Museum is seeking an Administrative Coordinator.  This position will oversee membership, marketing and routine operational duties, and will promote the visibility and usage of the museum as a community resource.  The successful candidate will possess good Customer service and computer skills, marketing and advertising experience. An interest in history and museums, non-profit and supervisory experience is a plus.


Visit Job Opp..pdf to view a complete job description.  Send resume and handwritten cover letter to Chairman, P.O. Box 1463, Albany, OR 97321.





Lewis and Clark National Historical Park will hold a holiday open house from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., Dec. 18 at Fort Clatsop, Seaside. 


Visit the fort during the season when the Lewis and Clark Expedition stayed near the Pacific Ocean. The event will kick off at 9:30 a.m., with the raising of the Star Spangled Banner. Open house activities will include gunfire flintlock programs, Christmas 1805 ranger talks, ranger-led discovery walks on the Netul Trail; tallow rendering and candle making and hands-on children’s activities.


After visiting the fort, guests can warm-up in the visitor center with hot apple cider, enjoy Elita Tom’s presentation “Getting to Know Sacagawea” at 1 p.m., and watch three short films from the park’s 2011 Teen Film Camp at 2 p.m.


Retiring of the Star Spangled Banner will take place at 3:30 p.m. and a special night flintlock volley of gunfire will take place after the last ranger talk.


For more information, call the park at (503) 861-2471.

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