Call for Board Members

Are you looking for a volunteer opportunity to get involved in local heritage? Do you want to give back to your community? Do you want experience working with a dynamic group of people who are passionate about our city? The Edmonton and District Historical Society is seeking to fill two voluntary board member positions starting this April. Terms are two years, to a maximum of eight (8) years service on the Society Board.

Board members are expected to attend monthly meetings the third Thursday of the month to discuss ongoing projects. Board members also assist with EDHS events, including the Speakers Series, Christmas Party, AGM and annual Historic Festival. Board members are expected to serve on committees to ensure that ongoing work and special projects are done.

If you are interested in the position, please review the responsibilities of board members. We are also looking for a new Vice President.

Board member responsibilities

Vice President Job Description

Please submit a letter of interest, stating relevant qualifications and your areas of interest relative to the undertakings of the Society.

Please address your submissions to the Nominations Committee by email to with the subject line “Nominations Committee”, or by mail:

Edmonton and District Historical Society

9430 – 99 Street

Edmonton, AB T6E 3W4