Volunteer & Donate

Volunteer

OpportunityAudienceDescription
Friends of the Library (FOL)AdultsTimeframe: Varies
Participate in FOL by helping with a variety of volunteer activities.
Commitment: Varies
To apply: Contact FOL
English Language Learning (ELL)AdultsTimeframe: September – June
Assist with ELL classes, US citizenship assistance, and one-on-one tutoring by volunteering to be a teacher or tutor.
Commitment: 1-4 hours per week
To apply: Complete this form
High School VolunteerGrades
9-12
Timeframe: September-June
Help with Library-related tasks, cleaning, and events.
Commitment: 4-10 hours per school year
To apply: Complete an application at Circulation.
Junior Friends of the Library (JFOL)Grades
7-12
Timeframe: September-June
Help with/plan Library programs by participating in JFOL – meets on the first Monday of each month.
Commitment: 15+ hours and $5 annual membership fee
To apply: Contact JFOL
Teen Summer Reading VolunteersGrades
7-12
Timeframe: June-August
Assist with teen and children’s programs and Summer Reading Club registration/logging.
Commitment: Varies
To apply: Register in May using the Library events calendar; spots fill up quickly.
VolunTEEN Book ReviewersGrades
6-12
Timeframe: September-June
Read a teen book published within the last 12 months and write a review.
Commitment: 3-15 hours per school year
To apply: Write a review online – 3 hours per review
VolunTEENSGrades
6-8
Timeframe: September-June
Help the Youth Services librarian with library-related tasks, or participate in community service projects for other organizations.
Commitment: up to 15 hours per school year
To apply: Register for events through the Library events calendar.

Donate

Monetary donations in memory or in honor of a loved one are gratefully accepted. Donations may be used to purchase materials, equipment, or sponsor programs. Donation forms are available at Circulation or print a completed form and bring it with you to the Library.

Book donations are accepted by the Friends of the Library.