How to Help

There are times when we need volunteers to help with various projects including sanding, painting, exterior cleaning, exhibit set up and tear down, and manning the gift shop.  If you would like to volunteer or be added to our email contact list or if you would like to attend our monthly Depot Governing Board meeting, please contact Diane Lyon at (989) 386-7541 or by email at

If you would like to help by making a financial contribution, please consider sponsoring one of the remaining items needed to complete the depot project. Construction materials needed and the associated costs are listed below.

Cabinets for downstairs meeting room $2,062. 

Phase one decking cost $1,359; 

Phase one composite railing cost $2,300. 

Phase two decking cost $2,412; 

Phase two composite handrail $4,548. 

The total cost for all decking materials is $10,618.