Dakota County Library

Farmington Library, Farmington - Farmington Library: Library Garden Stewards


General Description

Have a green thumb and looking for a space to put it to good use? Help keep our garden beds neat and tidy so that the public can enjoy them at their fullest potential. 



Farmington Library

508 Third Street

Farmington, MN 55024



Times will vary based on personal schedule and library hours. 


Duties & Responsibilities

  • Help manage the garden beds located outside of the library.
  • Assist with outside tasks as needed and assigned. 


Minimum Qualifications

  • Must be 16 years old or older.
  • Comfortable with getting dirty and being exposed to outdoor elements. 
  • Prior gardening experience desired.


Minimum Time Commitment



Activity Level

Mild - May include walking short distances over relatively level terrain. Periods of standing or sitting will be required. Comfortable shoes recommended.


Contact Information

Barbara Svoboda

Farmington Branch Manager

Email: Barbara.svoboda@co.dakota.mn.us

Phone: 651-438-0254



Qualifications Required

  • Accepted Data Privacy Notice - Tennessen Notice Must be Yes
  • Signed Volunteer Waiver Must be at least Yes

Schedule Summary

This activity occurs between Friday, April 01, 2022 and Friday, September 30, 2022