Adult Volunteers

Outdoor Activity Volunteer

What will you do?

Library Ambassador Volunteers engage the public in outdoor activities. Volunteers, in pairs, set up, demonstrate and run outdoor arts and crafts and other activities at the outside entrance of Central Library, encouraging people of all ages to participate in the activity.

Program Length: 2-3 hours, once a week for four months

What’s in it for you?

  • Develop interpersonal, leadership, problem-solving, communication, and time management skills
  • Gain experience in public speaking and facilitation
  • Meet new people
  • Have fun and contribute to your community

Volunteer Qualifications

  • Able to work independently
  • Able to communicate in English
  • Enjoys the outdoors in varying weather conditions
  • Outgoing and friendly personality
  • Enjoys learning new things and sharing their knowledge
  • An interest in arts and crafts

Volunteer Responsibilities

  • Attend an orientation and training session
  • Set up, demonstrate, and assist the public with an activity or craft, and clean-up of the activity
  • Actively engage the public on the street and encourage them to participate in the activity.
  • Interact with stakeholders in a friendly and respectful manner
  • Abide by the Volunteer Standards of Conduct

We're currently looking for volunteers for this program!

If you're interested in volunteering, please complete an application and we will contact you as soon as possible.