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Volunteer at library
We have an assortment of volunteer positions for all interests and availabilities! We allow volunteers as young as 14 to help us here at Mead. Some positions have a specific days and times such as locating reserved books/items while others are flexible such as verifying and straightening books and collections at the library. After training appointments shelf-reading can be accomplished any hours the library is open. We want volunteering to be an enjoyable and practical experience for everyone.


Volunteer Opportunities

Shelf-reading: Verifying order, straightening collections, dusting
DVD resurfacing
Toy sanitizing
Clerical positions
Special events volunteers
Teen Center monitors

Volunteers also accomplish

Select books/items for nursing home/homebound customers
Drivers for homebound program
Computer training for patrons
Sanitizing computers for the public

People interesting in volunteering at Mead Public Library need to complete a volunteer application including a background check authorization form. An orientation, tour and training will be provided. If you have a unique skill that you would like to share, we are always looking for new opportunities to offer the public as well.

Applications are available

Print out an adult volunteer application or pick up at the customer service desks on each of the floors at the library.

Contact Lauren Richmond, Volunteer Services, 459-3400 ext. 3411, or e-mail.

You might also consider joining the Friends of Mead Public Library.