No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted. ~Aesop

Thank you for your interest in volunteering at the library! Unfortunately, the library is currently unable to accept volunteers at this time.

A volunteer is someone who recognizes a need, gives time, effort or talent to a need or cause without benefitting monetarily. Volunteering is a great way to give back to our community and expand your horizons. It is also a great way to have fun, help others, and feel good about yourself!

What a VolunTeen does at the James V Brown Library:

• Assist in children’s or teen programming
• Review books for social media and marketing purposes
• Create displays as needed
• Shelf read
• Clean computer desks
• Dust bookshelves
• Cut scrap paper
• Fill paper & pencil holders
• Light gardening and yard maintenance
• Other tasks that the staff need help with

Requirements for being a VolunTeen:

  • Be 13-18 years of age

  • Mature and positive attitude

  • Ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions

  • Commit to a specific schedule and arrive promptly at the scheduled time

  • Ability to talk and communicate with library staff and the public

  • Permission from your parent/guardian

Applications are accepted year round, but opportunities are available on a limited basis. Commitments of at least 3 months are preferred.

VolunTeen Application

Thank you for your interest in volunteering at the library! Unfortunately, the library is currently unable to accept volunteers at this time.

Additional Information

Volunteer Waiver and Release Form