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Teen Volunteer Opportunities

Want to be a Teen Volunteer at the library? Volunteering at the Boulder Public Library is a great way to learn about the work environment, earn community service hours for school, or contribute to a worthy cause. Volunteers must be at least 12 years old.

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Reading Big Pals
Dates
: Tuesdays and/or Saturdays
Time: 4:30 – 5:30 p.m.
Location: George Reynolds or Meadows Branch

STEAM Big Pals
Dates
: Wednesdays and/or Fridays
Time: 4:30 – 5:30 p.m.
Location: George Reynolds or Meadows Branch

Summary of Duties: Be partner with child (a little pal) to serve as a role model for a once-a-week reading or STEAM based activity. Big pals are in 9th – 12th grade.

B-TAB at Main Library
Dates
: Third Wednesday of each month
Time: 4:30 – 5:30 p.m.
More info: email [email protected]

M-TAB at Meadows
Dates: Third Friday of each month
Time: 4 – 5 p.m.
More info: email [email protected]

R-TAB at Reynolds
Date: 
Third Thursday of each month
Time: 4 – 5 p.m.
More info: email [email protected]

Summary of Duties: Have a voice in what happens at your library! The Teen Advisory Board meets once a month to organize teen library events, decide what will be added to the teen library collection, and discuss ways to improve lives for Boulder County teens. Participation in the Advisory Board looks great on resumes and college applications with the added bonus of positive change in your community. Interested in being a member?

Dates: As needed
Time: As needed
Location: Main Library
Summary of Duties: Help with Children programming. Volunteer duties often entail setting up activities, organization/distribution of supplies, assist participants in doing the craft, and assist with setup before and takedown after the program.
Dates: To be determined
Time: To be determined
Location: Children’s Area, Main Library
Summary of Duties: Help ensure everything is in order and the books and items in the Children’s area stay clean.