DuPage Children’s Museum

Organization Address:

301 N. Washington
Naperville, IL 60540

Name and Position of Contact Person:

Jessica Greenlaw, Volunteer Coordinator

Phone Number:

(630) 637-8000 ext. 4640

Email Address:

jgreenlaw@dupagechildrensmuseum.org

Website Address:

http://www.dupagechildrens.org/

Days/Hours Available for Service Learners:

The museum is open during the following hours:

Monday: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday:  9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Friday: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Saturday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Sunday: noon to 5 p.m.

The third Thursday of each month, the museum is open until 8 p.m. Volunteers who greet visitors and interact with the public can volunteer during our open hours above.

Description of Organization:

DCM is an interactive, hands-on Children's Museum whose mission is to ignite the potential of all children to learn through hands-on exploration by integrating art, math and science.

Description of Service Learner Role:

Serve as a Museum Assistant greeting visitors, resetting exhibits and playing with children in the math, science and art exhibits.

Organization Requirements:

Minimum 2 hr./wk. commitment for 3 months. Interview, background check and short training required. 

Number of Placements Available:

Many weekday openings but very limited weekends openings.

Contact Information


Career Services
Student Services Center (SSC) Room 3258
(630) 942-2230
Fax: (630) 942-4596

Summer Hours: June 4 through Aug. 12
Summer hours at COD are in effect June 4 through Aug. 12. During this time, most buildings on the Glen Ellyn campus are closed Fridays to Sundays.

Regular Hours:
Monday to Thursday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. 

Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

College of DuPage

425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn IL, 60137

(630) 942-2800 (Main)

(630) 942-3000 (Student Services)

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