Library--Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.--Youth Services


Library Services - Wee Explore Attendant

The Wee Explore Playspace was funded by the Sharks Foundation for children ages 0-5 to let their imagination run wild amidst interactive learning panels.  

How You Will Make a Difference

Since the Wee Explore Playspace structure will be used by young children, volunteers will be needed to assist with daily cleaning. Volunteers will be trained by a staff member on proper cleaning methods. 

Volunteers are needed to:

  • Clean touchpoint areas (e.g. pegs, turning wheels, balls, knobs, pegs, pull outs) with the appropriate cleaner
  • Follow instructed directions
  • Be physically able to bend, stoop and kneel for an extended period of time 

Benefits

  • Encourages lifelong learning through tangible exploration to community youth 
  • Connect with your community and provide a desired service 

Commitment/Schedule

Volunteers are required to commit to at least 1 hour per week for a 6-month duration. Shifts are available Monday through Saturday from 9 AM-10 AM. Tentative start date August 23, 2021 

Prospective volunteers should:

  • Be comfortable in engaging with youth and families 
  • Possess the ability to take initiative and work independently
  • Be dependable, punctual, and responsible
  • Complete a fingerprint background check, at no cost to you. Only required if you are 18 years or older 

Qualifications Required

  • Age Must be at least 15+