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Volunteer opportunities for teens

Get experience, leadership skills, and volunteer hours working with kids and adults.

Book Buddies

  • Share stories and books with kids to help them improve their reading skills.
  • For teens 14+.
  • Spring 2019 program dates:
    • Tuesdays, Apr 23 - May 28
      4:30-5:30pm
    • Saturdays, Apr 27 - Jun 1
      9:45-10:45am

Code Buddies

  • Help kids learn how to code in Scratch, a block-based programming language. Build games and animation together.
  • No need to know how to program to be a volunteer! 
  • For teens 14+.
  • Spring 2019 program dates:
    • Fridays, Apr 12 - May 31
      4:15-5:15pm

Tech Buddies

  • Help adults with their computer and technology questions.
  • For teens 16+.
  • Spring 2019 program dates:
    • Fridays, Apr 5 - May 31
      5:30-6:30pm

To apply:

  • Fill out the application form. Drop off completed forms at the library.
  • You will be contacted for a short interview.
  • All volunteers will receive training before the program starts.
  • Volunteers will receive a reference letter with hours volunteered at the end of the program.

Please email us if you have more questions about any of the volunteer opportunities.


Find a good book

Teen booklists
Our top recommendations conveniently organized by grade level and genre.
»  Grade 6 & 7 booklist
»  Grade 8 & 9 booklist
»  Grades 10 to 12 booklist

Last updated: 21/03/2019 5:40:21 PM