Special Events

Overview

Help us organize and host fun community events at your local library! Volunteers assist with various special event duties including helping presenters, greeting and/or directing attendees, helping with activities, and set up and tear down. This is a youth and an adult volunteer opportunity.

Program Goals

To help us offer spectacular library events

Length

Ongoing
Event dates and times vary depending on requests

Volunteer Qualifications

  • Strong communication skills
  • Excellent social skills
  • Reliability, flexibility, and a positive attitude
  • Ability to take initiative and take direction well
  • Ability to work effectively and independently with diverse populations

Volunteer Responsibilities

  • Attend on-site orientation and training session
  • Interact with public in a friendly and respectful manner

Training

On-site orientation and training provided by community library staff before event start

Benefits

  • Meet new people and explore new opportunities
  • Bring joy and fun to the community
  • Have fun and contribute to your community
  • Develop interpersonal, leadership, problem-solving, communication, and time management skills

Help Needed

Help is needed at all Library locations, especially at:
Country Hills Library
Giuffre Library 

Daytime weekday availability is an asset. Adult volunteer opportunities for special events at New Central Library are also available.

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Contact

Maja Milavic
Email: maja.milavic@calgarylibrary.ca
Phone: 403-260-2648

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