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Eligibility: Volunteers must be 14 years or older to volunteer. They must also sign an agreement form along with a parent/guardian.

Volunteer Time: A Volunteer is responsible for signing in upon arrival at the library and keeping track of their volunteering hours. 

Community Service Forms: These must be requested by the volunteer well in advance of the due date for school, honor societies, religious groups, etc. (This excludes court-mandated community service.)

In Case of Emergency, Sickness, or Lateness: If a volunteer cannot come in, they must call the library and speak with a librarian letting them know they will not be in. (If Homework Help, call the parent/guardian.)


Volunteer Opportunities 


A Volunteen may have a range of responsibilities that may include helping with events (preparation, set up, breakdown etc.), shelf reading, displays, creating shelf-talkers, and more!

To apply to be a Volunteen, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with your availability.


Teens interested in helping children in grades K-5 with homework and reading can apply to volunteer. You will be paired with a child and will meet weekly at the Main or Branch Library while coordinating with the child’s parent/guardian. You will first be contacted to set up an orientation meeting at the library.

Apply to be a Homework Helper HERE


Interested in sharing your skills or interest with others? Earn community service hours, share what you know with others, teach a skill, and gain leadership experience while running your own program!

Apply to Teach a Program HERE

Questions? Email Janet at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Volunteer Opportunities Outside the Library 

United Way

Volunteer NY

Westchester Seniors Out Speaking

Project Linus

Milk Bank NY