Finkelstein
MEMORIAL LIBRARY

Teen Volunteers

 

CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS!

Summer Volunteer Applications not available at the Children's Desk!

Did you know teens can earn community service hours by volunteering at the library?  Volunteering is a fun way to gain work experience and looks great on future applications!

Requirements:

· Must be between 12-18 years old and in school

· Completed application (pick one up at the Children’s Desk, or email fmlteen@rcls.org to request one)

· Letter of recommendation on letterhead from a teacher, counselor, coach, etc.

· If you’re in high school and are interested in Homework Help, you must turn in your most recent report card or transcript.  You must have at least an 80 average in your core classes.

· Must attend an orientation with Jessica.

SUMMER ORIENTATION DATES:

Monday, June 4th @ 6:00

Sunday, June 10th @ 2:00

Wednesday, June 13th @ 6:00

Saturday, June 16th @ 2:00

Thursday, June 21st @ 6:00

 
 

Summer Reading Game

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

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

Homework Help Program

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

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

Book reviews/book club

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. 

Pick up an application at the Youth Services desk or email fmlteen@rcls.org for more information today!