As teen volunteer at the Dickinson Public Library, you will be assigned a variety of tasks by the IT/Youth Librarian. Teen Volunteers are expected to be able to work independently after instructions has been given.
Example of Type of Work
Teens may be asked to assist in different areas of the library, some common duties may include:
Aiding with various library programs
Providing input and creating library displays
Shelving and sorting library items
Tidying up around the library
Students, grade 8-12, who live in Dickinson may apply to volunteer. Volunteers will need to have a library card and be in good standing with the library. The library will not accept volunteers who are required to do court-ordered community service.
Volunteers may not volunteer during school hours. After school volunteer hours are limited to no more than (8) hours a week. Volunteers will need to sign in and out every time they arrive to volunteer at the library.
Maturity and positive attitude
Ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions
Ability to follow specific schedule
Dependable- arrive on schedule or contact library if unable to volunteer
Be accountable for your actions
How to Volunteer
To become a teen volunteer, fill out our Volunteer Application and return the completed form to our IT/Youth Librarian. Volunteers will be contacted and interviewed concerning the availability of their efforts.