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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+.
  • Summer 2018 program dates:
    • Mondays, Jul 9 - 30, 2:30-3:30pm

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+.
  • Summer 2018 program dates:
    • Fridays, Jul 6 - Aug 10, 2-4pm

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: 15/05/2018 10:09:00 AM