Finkelstein
MEMORIAL LIBRARY

Teen Volunteers

 

Volunteer Applications are now available at the Youth Services Reference Desk

To volunteer: 

- Fill out an application for the 2018-2019 year

- New volunteers must provide a letter of recommendation from a teacher or similar

- Homework Helpers must provide their most recent report card or transcript.  Homework Helpers must hold at least an 80 average in English, Social Studies, Math, and Science.

- Attend an orientation

 

Fall Orientations:

Thursday, September 6 @ 6:00

Thursday, September 13 @ 6:00

Thursday, September 20 @ 6:00

 

 

Summer Reading Game (summer only)

Mission:  Teen Volunteers will help to provide summer enrichment to elementary school children through the activities provided by the library during the Summer Reading Game.

Computer Help Program (school year only)

Mission:  Teen Volunteers assist elementary school students with the computer as they do their homework.

Homework Help Program (school year only)

Mission:  Homework Help matches elementary school students with high school student volunteers for help with their schoolwork. Volunteer must have an average of 80 or higher in his/her core classes, with a copy of a current transcript (unofficial is acceptable).

 Book Cleaning (year round)

Mission:  Teen Volunteers keep the children’s books clean for those little hands.

Book reviews/book club (year round)

Mission:  Teen Volunteers read the monthly book club selection and submit a review via email before book club meets.  They then attend book club for 1 hour of volunteer time.  If their review is chosen to be featured on our website, they earn another hour of time. 

For more information on volunteering, stop by the Youth Services desk or email fmlteen@rcls.org!