Volunteers sought at Fort Knox

PROSPECT — The Friends of Fort Knox has seasonal positions open for volunteers to help present the historic fort to visitors.

Fort Knox and the Penobscot Narrows Observatory are open every day from May 1 until Oct. 31. The Friends group manages Fort Knox under a lease agreement with the Maine Bureau of Parks and Lands and staffs the observatory through a contract with the Maine Department of Transportation.

Positions include helping in the gift shop, observatory attendants, special event assistance and providing interpretive tours for visitors.

Volunteers will receive training, must be at least 18 years old and able to help one or two half-days per week.

For more information, call 469-6553 or email [email protected]

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