The Gen. Joseph Hooker House is seeking docents to explain the history of the house to visitors. Many future Civil War generals were stationed at or visited the City of Sonoma in the early 1850s.

The requirement is three hours a month, Saturday, Sunday and Monday, 1 to 4 p.m. Training is provided.

Phone Ginny Richardson at 579-6917, or the Sonoma League for Historic Preservation at 938-0169 for further information.