Point Ellice House is in need of volunteers to assist with tourist activities to support the maintenance and support of the heritage house and artifacts:
- Tour Guides— taking visitors through the historic house and telling the wonderful tales of the O’Reilly family who occupied the house for 3 generations on the beautiful Gorge Waterway. Training and support given.
- Tea Service — involving carrying tea and coffee thermoses to and from the lawn.
- Crafters — for painting/refreshing small furniture items for the Gift Shop.
- Hauling (with small truck or SUV) — for delivery of larger items for the Gift Shop.
3 hours per week suggested for Tour Guides and Tea Volunteers, please contact Shirley at Volunteer@PointElliceHouse.com or call (please leave a message) at the Visitor Centre at 250-380-6506.