Volunteer

Volunteers Needed!

Adult Volunteers

Are you an adult (age 18+) interested in volunteering at the Library? With 20 locations throughout the county and a range of offerings, you’re sure to find a volunteer opportunity where you can make a difference.

Volunteering offers an opportunity to:

  • Give back to your community
  • Make new friends
  • Learn more about your Library
  • Become a library and literacy advocate

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES:

Program Helper
Help with Library programs by doing prep work, assisting with crafts/activities and cleanup.

Event Helper
Assist with the Library's special events, including parties, Authors! programs and more.

Meal Prep Helper
Be part of our partnership with Connecting Kids to Meals by helping with set-up, clean-up and room monitoring.

VOLUNTEER PORTAL:
Once you're a registered volunteer, visit our Volunteer Portal to browse and sign up for various opportunities.

QUESTIONS?
Learn more about what it means to be a Library volunteer by contacting our volunteer coordinator at chris.varwig@toledolibrary.org or at 419.259.5386.

Adult Volunteer Sign Up

VolunTEENS

Our VolunTEEN Program is designed to provide 12-17 year old’s the opportunity to gain leadership skills while giving back to their community. Teens can volunteer for the summer or year-round.

Being a VolunTEEN offers an opportunity to:

  • Give back to your community
  • Create a positive, strong work ethic
  • Learn more about your Library
  • Build relationships with peers and adults from different backgrounds and experiences in a safe environment

VOLUNTEEN OPPORTUNITIES:

Summer Read VolunTEEN
Help customers register for the Summer Read program and hand out prizes as awards are earned.

Activity Station VolunTEEN
Assist children with activities and crafts.

Game Station VolunTEEN
Encourage children and teens to participate in easy, fun games to entertain and educate.

Read Together Pal VolunTEEN
Encourage children to read books pre-selected by librarians, or books of their own, together out loud.

VOLUNTEER PORTAL
Once you're a registered VolunTEEN, visit our Volunteer Portal to browse and sign up for various opportunities.

QUESTIONS
Learn more about what it means to be a Library VolunTEEN by contacting our volunteer coordinator at chris.varwig@toledolibrary.org or at 419.259.5386.

Upon acceptance, VolunTEENS will receive notification of a required training session.

Sign Up to be a Volunteen