Make it Messy: Art

Overview

Help children aged six to twelve conduct arts & crafts activities.  Library staff leads the program including storytime and team games. This program is for volunteers ages 15 and up.

Program Goals

Provide learning opportunities for children with an interest in art
Help children develop a love of reading through exposure to exciting books and stories

Length

Summer
One-hour program
Six-week sessions once a week
Dates and times vary depending on location

Volunteer Qualifications 

Currently in high school or post-secondary
Strong reading and speaking skills in English
Positive attitude, reliable, patient, able to stay on task

Volunteer Responsibilities 

Attend volunteer orientation and training session
Provide support to participants as directed by staff lead
Be a positive role model

Training

A one-hour training and orientation session.

Benefits

Gain leadership and coaching skills
Meet new people
Have fun and contribute to your community

Help Needed

Adults
Country Hills Library
Guiffre Family Library
Judith Umbach Library
Sage Hill Library

Youth
Bowness Library
Central Library
Giuffre Family Library
Judith Umbach Library
Louise Riley Library
Quarry Park Library

Contact

Muneerah Vasanji
Muneerah.vasanji@calgarylibrary.ca
403.260-2742

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