Volunteer

Become a Volunteer

Hedberg Public Library has an active team of volunteers who give their time and talents to help the library meet community needs. Library staff are always looking for new volunteers to assist with a variety of tasks and activities.

Interact with people of all ages as they participate in the electronic 

summer reading program. Training session required. For grades 8-adult.

 

Greet guests, help with crafts, serve food. 2-4 hours per event. Lift, carry, and reach. Minimum of high school level 4 Spanish. For grades 8-adult.

Operate The Ground Floor coffee and book store. Cashier, stock, maintain a friendly atmosphere. 2-3-hour shifts. Lifting and/or carrying up to 10 lbs., reaching, and frequent standing. For adults age 18 and up.

Operate Ground Floor and close as scheduled. Cashier, stock, maintain 

friendly atmosphere. Additional closing duties assigned. 2-3-hour shifts on weekday evenings

and/or weekend afternoons. Lifting and carrying up to 10 lbs., reaching and frequent standing. For adults age 18 and up.

 

Select, deliver, and return materials to homebound patrons. Valid drivers license and insurance required. Computer and library collection knowledge helpful. Ability to successfully interact with older and/or persons with disabilities. Reaching, standing, lifting, and carrying. For adults age 18 and up.

Data entry for local history resources. May clip, label, copy, file, or other tasks as 

needed. 1-3 hours per week. Lifting, walking, reaching, carrying, sitting, standing. Ability to read, 

count, follow directions. Accurate keyboarding skills. For adults age 18 and up.

 

Maintain shelf order, check for damage or mislabels, and straighten. 

Minimum 1 hour per week. Lift up to 10 lbs., reaching, standing, and walking. Alphabetize, 

use Dewey Decimal system. For adults age 18 and up.

 

Apply Now

If you’d like to become one of our valued volunteers, please review the positions above and fill out the application below. If there is an open position matching your skills and qualifications, you will be contacted for an interview. If there is not a suitable match at this time, you will be notified, and your application will be filed for future reference

Name
Address
Have you ever been convicted of any violations of the law other than minor traffic violations?

Please note that a background check will be done for everyone 18 years or older.

If under 18 please complete the following:

Are you applying to satisfy Honor Society Service Hours?

What volunteer position(s) are you interested in? (Check all that apply.)

FOR STUDENTS IN GRADES 9-12

FOR STUDENTS IN GRADES 9-12

VOLUNTEER POSITIONS AVAILABLE FOR ADULTS 18 AND OLDER

VOLUNTEER POSITIONS AVAILABLE FOR ADULTS 18 AND OLDER