All Library locations will be closed on July 1, except Central Library, which will be open from 11 am – 5 pm for Canada Day activities.
Adult Volunteers


What will you do?

Library Ambassador volunteers greet patrons, make them feel welcome and help them get to where they are going within Central Library.

Program Length: Three-hour shift maximum

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
  • Fluent in English 
  • Outgoing and friendly personality
  • Enjoys learning new things and sharing their knowledge
  • Enjoys interacting with all types of people
  • Able to move about the building for the duration of their shift

Volunteer Responsibilities

  • Attend an orientation and training session
  • Greet patrons and help them find their way within Central Library
  • Speak to patrons about the great spaces in Central Library
  • Share Library information such as maps and brochures
  • Interact with stakeholders in a friendly and respectful manner
  • Abide by the Volunteer Standards of Conduct

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.