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SUMMER READING Volunteer Opportunities

Summer Reading 2024 Volunteers

Click Below for a QUICK Volunteer Interest Form

Click Here for the SUPER QUICK ONLINE INTEREST FORM for the 2024 Summer Reading Volunteer (Age 13 - Adult). We will contact you for more details. 

Kick off is from 3pm to 7pm. Volunteers (Teens age 13+ and Adults) are needed for 1, 2, 3, and 4 hour shifts. Please mark if you are interested in working this day and we'll contact you for available hours.

Youth Services Helper (Age 13 to Adult) Options of scheduled dates or let us know when you're available:

Program Helper (Adults Only)

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TEENS:  Please download the parental permission form for your parents to sign and bring with you to the library.

Volunteer Application Teen Parental Form.docx
Flyer for Summer Reading Volunteer Opportunities. Photo has 4 friends with volunteer shirts over text of information.  "Summer 2024 Openings: Summer reading Kick off party (ages 13-Adult) June 4th from 3-7pm. Youth Services Volunteers June 4th-July 20th. (Teen or Adult).
Printable FULL Summer Reading Volunteer Application

Want to be a volunteer at the Alpha Park Public Library this summer? 
Great -- We'd Love to Work with YOU!

Openings for Summer 2024

  • Kick-off Day - June 4, 2024  from 3pm to 7pm (Age 13 to Adult)
  • Youth Services Volunteers (Age 13 to Adult) 
  • Program Volunteers (Adults only) 

Anyone age 13+ may fill out the form below to apply for a volunteer position this summer.  Positions fill quickly and we cannot guarantee placements/duties.  Please contact the Outreach Department at 309-697-3822 x25 for more information.  

Kick-off day at the Library -  Tuesday, June 4, 2024 from 3pm to 7pm. 

Volunteer times can be scheduled in 1, 2, 3, or 4-hour increments.  Needs include manning an information table, handing out popcorn, giving directions, crowd control, craft assistance, and more!  This is a fun day with lots of little ones and parents attending.  Join the fun as we encourage all ages to keep reading during the summer.

Summer Reading Program Volunteers at Alpha Park Library. 

Throughout the summer we offer programs that volunteers can assist with.  Needs include program set up and tear down, registration check off, crowd control, craft assistance, and more

Youth Services Helper 

Volunteering in Youth Services covers a lot of different activities including cleaning toys, crafting, prepping program materials, registration or sign-ins, shelving, program set up and tear down, and more!  It's a great way to learn how a library works. 



Library & Park Clean Up Day, Sunday June 9, 2024 at 9am in Alpha Park. 

This is the day after the Pool Days Carnival and we gather together to clean up the Alpha Park and Pool grounds.  Stay as long as you can.  Bags provided.  Open to ALL AGES!  Big Foot Spottings are not guaranteed...but always possible!  

Poster with "LEAVE NO TRACE" message, human silhouette in a footprint, "PACK IT IN PACK IT OUT" slogan, and a symbol for a public library.