If you would like to volunteer at the Library and are between the ages of 13-18, complete the appropriate volunteer application from the below opportunities, or pick an application up in the Teen Room or Children’s Room at Adriance Memorial Library.
Here are some guidelines you should be aware of as you consider volunteering at the Library.
REQUIRED: All library volunteers, including teens, must be certified in the NYS Sexual Harassment Prevention Training. This is an online training that will take 15-30 minutes to complete. Teens must have this training BEFORE they can volunteer. To get started, please contact Angela Panzer 845-485-3445 x 3309 or Children’s Desk 845-485-3445 x 3320.
We need your help! Duties may include: shelf reading the teen and children’s collection, returning misplaced books back to their shelves, alphabetizing DVDs, books and magazines, helping with craft activities, or general clean up. View Teen Volunteer Guidelines here.
Monday – Friday from 2:00 – 5:00 PM
Strba Teen and Children’s Rooms at Adriance Memorial Library or Boardman Road Branch Library
To volunteer at Adriance, complete this application and return to Adriance Library’s Children’s or Teen Department.
To volunteer at Boardman, complete this application and return to Boardman Road Branch Library’s Check Out Desk.
Teen Homework Helper / Reading Buddy
Volunteer to assist students entering grades K-6 with homework and reading during the school year. View Teen Homework Helper / Reading Buddy Guidelines here.
Adriance Memorial Library Children’s Rooms
September to June
Monday – Thursday from 3:00 – 7:00 PM
To volunteer at Adriance, complete this application and return in person to the Adriance Memorial Library’s Children’s or Teen Departments.
Boardman Road Branch Library Children’s Room
September to June
Wednesday – Thursday from 3:30 – 7:00 PM
To volunteer at Boardman, complete this application and return in person to the Boardman Road Branch Library’s Check Out Desk.
Teen Media Lab Volunteer
Tuesday –Thursday from 2:30 – 4:30 PM
Strba Teen Room at Adriance Memorial Library
Earn volunteer hours while learning new digital skills like Adobe Photoshop, InDesign, and Premiere Pro. Use your new skills to make projects that promote the Library!
To volunteer for the Teen Media Lab, complete this application and return in person to the Adriance Memorial Library’s Teen Room. View Teen Media Lab Guidelines here.