Volunteer Opportunities

Call for Applications:

AGP Board & Committee Members

If you are interested in being involved in the Art Gallery of Peterborough and in promoting the development of the arts in the greater Peterborough area, let’s talk!

We are seeking new members for our Board of Directors, as well as the following committees:

  • Fundraising and Development;
  • Outreach & Engagement;
  • Acquisitions;
  • and the Advisory Committee for Diversity, Inclusion and Equity.

Candidates, if selected, serve as ambassadors for the organization and offer leadership, insight, and support as members of the Board of Directors and the Board’s committees. Click here for a summary of Board and Committee roles.

To apply, please send your resumé and letter of interest to: Celeste Scopelites, Director, cscopelites@peterborough.ca, with the subject line “Nominations” by Tuesday, May 12.

Interviews will be arranged remotely for the end of May. The AGP’s Annual General Meeting will be held through Zoom on June 25th, at which time new members are nominated to the Board and Committees.

To download a printable version of the AGP Board & Committee Call for Applications, please click here.

We thank you for your interest in applying for this volunteer position.

**Please Note: Due to efforts to stop the spread of COVID-19, we are not currently seeking applications for our Youth Volunteer Team, or our General Volunteer Team. Thank you for your understanding **

Do you love art?

Are you a people person?

Then we want YOU!

We have roles to match your talents – exhibition tours, education programs, gallery shop and special events. There are so many ways that you can get involved and help us deliver the best in visual arts programming to our community!

Get informed, stay connected, be engaged – become an AGP Volunteer. Apply online! 

Please note that there may be a month’s delay in our response to your application. Thank you for your patience!

High School, College And University Students!

Join the Art Gallery Of Peterborough’s Youth Volunteer Team.

This is the volunteer opportunity for young people who love art and enjoy working with children. Volunteers will learn team work, child development and have an opportunity to work with professional artists in a creative space.

Participants work with children ages 6 to 12 under the direction of program instructors and Gallery staff. There are volunteer opportunities during March Break, Summer Art Camps and throughout the year for Family Days and Special Events.

Apply online to be a Youth Volunteer 

Contact the Art Gallery of Peterborough Education Department for more information.