Interested in becoming a Figge Docent?

Join the next class of candidate docents! Candidate docents must have a strong interest in visual arts, enjoy public speaking and have a genuine appreciation for museum education. Knowledge of art history and studio art is helpful, but not required. To learn more or to signup, contact Melissa Mohr at

Candidate Program Requirements
• Figge membership (educator level available, $40)
• Text (Patrick Frank, Prebles’ Artforms, 11th ed.)
• Training course completion (20 hours)
• Docent mentorship program completion (10 hours)

Active Docent Requirements
• Maintain active membership status
• Attend monthly trainings 
• Give a minimum of five tours per year (July 1-June 30)
• Undergo annual evaluations
• Have fun!

Three classes are open for registration:
• Class A: 1-3 p.m. on Tuesdays from February 6-April 10
• Class B: 5:30-7:30 p.m. on Tuesdays from February 6-April 10
• Class C: 1-4 p.m. on Tuesdays from August 14-September 25