Why not Volunteer for:
Learn new skills and be a role model for other kids
If you're a teen volunteer (ages 12-18), you can help
librarians read aloud to children and assist with
all kinds of cool youth programs.
Read aloud to children.
Assist staff in the administration of the popular Reading Is Fundamental
Assist staff in planning, conducting, and evaluating children's programs like
arts and crafts, drawing and painting, puzzles and games.
Enter registration information for the Library's Summer Reading participants.
12-18 years old.
Consent portion of Volunteer Application signed by parent or guardian before
starting the assignment.
A friendly manner and a strong commitment to working with children.
Book Buddies are asked to make a minimum commitment of volunteering
2-3 hours a day, 2-3 days a week for at least 3 weeks during the summer.
How to Apply
1. Go to your local library and request a Summer Book Buddy application.
2. Contact 718-230-2406
or e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.