Programmatic - Evening Book Club Coordinator

Are you an avid reader looking for a rewarding way to virtually connect with your community? The Vineland Library is looking for enthusiastic readers interested in leading regular in-person book discussions to engage the community through a shared love of books.

How You Will Make a Difference

Book Club Coordinators play a pivotal role in bringing together our community through reading and engaging with each other in a safe and welcoming environment.

Volunteers are needed to:

  • Understand how to search the SJPL catalog and eBooks for titles that are widely available for people to access from home 
  • Select appropriate book titles for people to read together
  • Lead and facilitate book conversations with and between new people
  • Listen attentively and involve everyone in the discussion
  • Have basic skills for coordinating meetings with SJPL staff support


  • Encourages lifelong learning to community readers
  • Connect with your community and provide a social connection
  • Gain experience with program management skills
  • Develop communication skills


Willingness to volunteer at least once a month for a 6-month duration. Program will be held on a Wednesday (TBD) from 6-6:45 pm.

Prospective volunteers should:

  • Be comfortable in leading in-person meetings and engaging with new people 
  • 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 18+
  • Oral and written communication skills in English Must be at least Medium