Teen Volunteer Opportunities at the Library
For middle-school students in Grades 6-8.
Read a book to a child to encourage their love of reading!
You must be punctual, committed and reliable.
This is a year-round program.
Teen Book Review
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.
Care Package Donations
Pack a ziploc bag with five personal care items to receive two hours of community service a month. Bags can be dropped off at the Carnegie Library. These bags will go on our food shelf in the Main Building where patrons can take what they need. Examples of personal care items you can put in your bags are: toothpaste, toothbrushes, bars of soap, mouthwash, deodorant, first aid items, and feminine care items.
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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More Volunteer Opportunities
For more opportunities, view this list of other organizations that accept teen volunteers.