Woman sitting in master bedroom in Historic Stewart Farm House

Our volunteers are the backbone of the Historic Stewart Farm.

Become part of the farm family. Volunteers assist staff in nearly every facet of farm operations. Costumed volunteers work hand in hand with staff to preserve the heritage of the farm and to provide a fulfilling experience for visitors.

Contact us at heritagevolunteers@surrey.ca or 604-502-6461 to get involved.

Volunteer Application Form

    Volunteer Opportunities

    House Ambassador

    • Tour groups around the farmhouse and grounds
    • Help in the 1894 farmhouse during events
    • Research information on the Stewart family and surrounding community

    Heritage Activity Assistant

    • Perform heritage demos like butter churning and apple peeling
    • Run craft and activity stations during events
    • Enhance drop in and booked tour experiences for visitors

    Education Assistant

    • Engage with students and educators
    • Facilitate activity stations
    • Share themed curriculum-based knowledge

    Garden

    • Tend to the heirloom gardens from planning to planting to harvesting
    • Save seeds to package for sale to the public
    • Share information on the garden with visitors during events and tours

    The Benefits of Volunteering

    • Flexible hours
    • Online booking
    • Meet new friends
    • Learn new skills and share the ones you already have
    • Learn and teach local history – training for each position provided