DC Public Library


Serve at Your Library Group Volunteer

SERVE AT YOUR LIBRARY GROUP VOLUNTEER

Serve At Your Library Group Volunteers will support large-scale projects such as shifting books, cleaning shelves, ushering at Library events (author talks, open houses, youth programs), and assembling materials. This is a great opportunity for organizations that wish to volunteer as a group.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Ability to provide clear directions in a helpful, friendly manner
  • Interest in learning overview of library services
  • Ability to read and write
  • Experience with public speaking helpful
  • Bilingual applicants are welcome
  • Minimum age requirement is 14 years of age

MINIMUM TIME COMMITMENT

  • Monthly and quarterly opportunities
  • Preferred one-event minimum commitment
  • Reports to on-site Volunteer Point-of-Contact

TRAINING

All prospective volunteers will receive training/orientation at their assigned location.