Volunteer Skill List

List of skills that we typically look for in our volunteers.

  • Tour guide
  • Lobby host
  • Teaching assistant (youth programs, crafts)
  • Stuff mailings
  • Hand addressing
  • Proofreading
  • Translation
  • Sewing
  • Carpentry
  • Painting
  • Gardening
  • Cleaning
  • Inventory
  • Transportation to/from airports, etc.
  • Hospitality
  • Norwegian specialty food preparation
  • Cashier
  • Crafts materials preparation
  • Craft instruction/supervision
  • Work with children
  • Rosemaling demonstrations
  • Weaving demonstrations
  • Spinning demonstrations
  • Nålbinding demonstrations
  • Knitting demonstrations
  • Hedebosøm demonstrations
  • Hardangersøm demonstrations
  • Bunad construction and decoration demonstrations
  • Wood turning demonstrations
  • Blacksmithing demonstrations
  • Figure carving demonstrations
  • Acanthus carving demonstrations
  • Chip carving demonstrations
  • Kolrosing demonstrations
  • Ropemaking
  • Butter churning
  • Pressing apples
  • Wash clothes by hand
  • Shell/grind corn
  • Flower arranging