Library--Edenvale Branch


Library Services - Free Snack Program Assistant

Are you looking for a rewarding way to help your community while interacting with local youth and families? San José Public Library is looking for enthusiastic adults or teens to assist with our Free Snack Program; which enables any child between 2 - 18 years to receive a healthy snack at the library.

 

Typical day/task

Volunteers are needed to:
  • Distribute nutritious food to neighborhood children
  • Engage with children and families about healthy eating
  • Serve as program monitor
  • Help promote library activities and events
 

Benefits

  • Encourage healthy food choices to local children and families
  • Connect with your community and provide a desired service
  • Share or gain experience with program management skills

 

Commitment/Schedule

Willingness to volunteer at least once a week for the duration of the Free Snack Program (mid September  – mid May).

• Mondays from 3:30-4:30 PM
• Wednesdays from 3:30-4:30 PM

Qualifications

  • Age 13 or over
  • If you are over 18 years old, must complete a fingerprint background check (at no cost to you)
end of the course, there is a 40 question test. The test has no time limit and can be done at your convenience. The test is scored immediately after its completed and you will be able to print an official certificate with a passing score. The certificate is good in CA for 3 years.
 

Qualifications Required

  • Age Must be at least 13+

Schedule Summary

The next 10 shifts (out of 49 total shifts) for this activity are as follows


Date Start Time End Time
Wednesday, November 13, 2019 3:30 PM 4:30 PM
Monday, November 18, 2019 3:30 PM 4:30 PM
Wednesday, November 20, 2019 3:30 PM 4:30 PM
Monday, November 25, 2019 3:30 PM 4:30 PM
Wednesday, November 27, 2019 3:30 PM 4:30 PM
Monday, December 02, 2019 3:30 PM 4:30 PM
Wednesday, December 04, 2019 3:30 PM 4:30 PM
Monday, December 09, 2019 3:30 PM 4:30 PM
Wednesday, December 11, 2019 3:30 PM 4:30 PM
Monday, December 16, 2019 3:30 PM 4:30 PM