All Calgary Public Library locations, including book drops, are temporarily closed until further notice as of March 16 at 12:01 am to help limit the spread of COVID-19.
Adult Volunteers

Math Quest

What will you do?

Help students in Grades 1 to 6 and their families as they complete numeracy quests throughout the Library.  Share your passion and expertise in math during this drop-in afterschool program and have fun!  This is an adult and youth volunteer opportunity.

Program Length: One hour weekly

What’s in it for you?

  • Share your passion for numeracy
  • Meet new people
  • Have fun and contribute to your community
  • Develop interpersonal, leadership, problem-solving, and communication skills

Volunteer Qualifications

  • Passion for numeracy
  • Friendly and able to interact with children
  • Non-judgmental
  • Good problem solving skills
  • Physical range of mobility and flexibility to conduct activities with children

Volunteer Responsibilities

  • Support program goals
  • Help participants one-on-one to complete quests
  • Provide encouragement to children and parents
  • Complete an orientation and training session
  • Ensure a positive, comfortable and fun learning environment
  • Abide by the Volunteer Standards of Conduct
  • Adult volunteers act as Team Leads for youth volunteers and participants

Thanks for your interest.

All volunteer positions for this program are currently filled. Please complete an application and we will contact you when a position becomes available.