Teen Volunteer Opportunities at the Library

Middle-schoolers reading to small children

Book & Game Buddies

For middle-school students in Grades 6-8.

Read a book and play a game with a child to encourage their love of reading!

You must be punctual, committed and reliable.

This is a year-round program.

We are not currently taking any volunteers for Book & Game Buddies because of Covid-19. Please check back in the future for updates. 

Teen Book Review and Questionnaire

Teens can submit up to three book reviews a month, each review is worth 3 hours of community service. Book reviews are used on the
Teen Instagram to promote books to other teens. 

The Teen Pop Culture Questionnaire is used to help the librarians in the teen department better serve the community. Only one questionnaire can be submitted to receive 1 hour of community service. 

Food Donations

Bring in three non-perishable food items to the Carnegie Library and receive one hour of community service (limit one hour per week). All food items will be used to stock our food shelf at the Main Building where patrons can take what they need.  

Peace Pole Volunteers

The Peace Pole Project on Long Island is sponsored by Pax Christi Long Island and Long Island Rotary Clubs. Their goal is to to plant 100 peace poles on Long Island in 2020/2021. There is a peace pole behind both the Main Library and the Carnegie Library. Volunteers in grades 6-12 are needed to help make plaques for the peace poles using the Library’s laser engraver.

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