Volunteer Opportunities and
Don't you hate it when you get DVDs and/or CDs
that are all scratched and won't play right? We
do too! If you would like to help us keep them
scratch free, come volunteer for 1-2 hours per
week buffing scratched discs, and helping with
various other material processing tasks. You
can come anytime between 9-5 on Tues, Weds, or
Fridays. We'd like a three month
commitment but longer would be
Do you love to work around
books? Are you an organized person who likes
people and is looking for a way to use your
talents to support the library? If so, we have
a great volunteer opportunity for you! We need
a manager for our bi-monthly used books
This individual is a member
of the Used Book Sale Task Force and is
responsible for scheduling and running the
sale. Approximately 16-20 hours between each
bi-monthly sale is required to satisfatorily
fill this position. Tasks include:
- Maintain all sale processes and
- Assure sales floor is set up
- Train/coordinate staff and make ad hoc
decisions regarding pricing, logistics,
etc. during sale or delegate
- Recruit and schedule all required
volunteers for the sale.
- Assure sales floor is cleaned up/reset
- Communicate PR/sale information to
Communication Chair on Friends’ Board.
- Attend Used Book Sale Task Force
meetings, approx. six times per year.
Book Bin Emptiers
need three or four volunteers to empty the book
donation bins on Tuesdays anytime, on
Saturday OR Sunday, or to help
another volunteer with this task on Thursdays.
Work involves moving filled bins to the
basement, removing donations and stacking them
on tables to be sorted for processing. You may
also request to be trained to scan the
donations for value by our online
vendor. Contact Jan Carr (email@example.com)
or Linda Ballard (firstname.lastname@example.org)
475-8732 xt. 202 if interested.
Need someone who can
translate Russian and Polish into English.
Please contact Linda - see below.
The library is always looking for reliable
and enthusiastic volunteers. Opportunities
range from handyman projects to database entry
and various other projects. Read more about these
opportunities. We may not have needs
in all areas so see above for current
volunteer application in Microsoft
Word or PDF
If you have any questions or wish to
volunteer, please contact
Linda Ballard, at (734) 475-8732 x202
All volunteers are also Friends of the
Library. To learn more about the activities of
this group, see the Friends page.