Adult Volunteers

Read With Me

What will you do?

Help a young reader in Grades 1 to 6 discover the magic of reading. Volunteers share literacy-based games and fun books and support children one-on-one to foster a lifelong love of reading.

Program Length: One hour weekly

What’s in it for you?

  • Be a positive mentor for a child
  • Help children improve their self-confidence and literacy skills
  • Strengthen creative thinking, coaching skills, and supportive communication

Volunteer Qualifications

  • Fluent in English
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Patient and reliable
  • Ability to work effectively with diverse populations

Volunteer Responsibilities

  • Attend an orientation and training session
  • Support participants in their literacy goals
  • Maintain a supportive, fun, and enriching environment
  • Participate in the program for a minimum of one year

We're looking for volunteers for this program!

  • Country Hills Library

  • Crowfoot Library

  • Fish Creek Library

  • Forest Lawn Library

  • Louise Riley Library

  • Nose Hill Library

  • Saddletowne Library

  • Seton Library

  • Shawnessy Library

  • Village Square Library

Complete an application