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Volunteer at Your Library

Volunteer

The Cumberland County Library System welcomes skilled volunteers. Volunteers can help with many things. Some volunteer jobs include:

 

  • Helping with special events or projects
  • Taking books to nursing homes or shut-ins
  • Cleaning and mending materials
  • Opening boxes of new materials
  • Putting jackets, labels and stickers on new materials

 

Tell us about your unique skills and interests, and we’ll see if there is a good volunteer job for you at the library.

  • See our Volunteer policy (pdf, 29kb, 5 pages) for more information
  • Tell us about your skills and interests on our Volunteer Form to the left.
  • Our current volunteer position openings are listed below.

 

 

A caring Carlisle-area outreach volunteer or volunteers are needed to select and deliver library materials monthly to a homebound senior living close to the Bosler library in Carlisle.

 

Orientation, training, and support are provided by the Adult Outreach Services Coordinator.

 

If you can help, please contact Carol at 240-7771 or toll-free 888-697-0371, ext. 7771

or by email, clindermanjustice@ccpa.net

 

 

Bosler Memorial Library could not provide the services it does to the community without the help of our volunteers, who assist with a wide variety of tasks at the library, every day.

 

Administrative Volunteers may be asked on a regular or occasional basis to help with the following tasks:

 

  • data entry, folding letters, stuffing / sealing envelopes, filing, and other light office tasks. 

 

For more information please contact Vallie Edenbo at (717) 243-4642 ext 1240 or vedenbo@ccpa.net, or fill out our Volunteer Application and return it to the library.

 

Bosler Memorial Library could not provide the services it does to the community without the help of our volunteers, who assist with a wide variety of tasks at the library, every day.

 

Volunteers in Buildings and Grounds may perform:

 

  • light housekeeping (dusting shelves and other areas, windows)
  • landscaping maintenance (raking, trimming, mulching, sweeping, weeding and watering)

 

For more information please contact Vallie Edenbo at (717) 243-4642 ext 1240 or vedenbo@ccpa.net or fill out our Volunteer Application and return it to the library.

 

Bosler Memorial Library could not provide the services it does to the community without the help of our volunteers, who assist with a wide variety of tasks at the library, every day.

 

Volunteers in Youth Services may serve as:

 

  • collection assistants (shelving, dusting, putting up displays)
  • docents (answering questions and leading tours)
  • on-call program assistants (aid in preparing and presenting programs to elementary students and possibly teens, in a variety of subject matters; may include visits to day cares and schools).

 

For more information please contact Vallie Edenbo, at (717) 243-4642 ext 1240 or vedenbo@ccpa.net, or fill out our Volunteer Application and return it to the library.

 

Bosler Memorial Library could not provide the services it does to the community without the help of our volunteers, who assist with a wide variety of tasks at the library, every day.

 

Volunteers in Adult Services may serve as:

 

  • collection assistants (shelving books and other materials, and shelf-reading)
  • circulation support (processing items, searching for lost or missing items)
  • reference support (assist with displays or with shelf maintenance)
  • program assistants (setting up, greeting presenters and guests, assisting with A/V equipment)

 

For more information please contact Vallie Edenbo at (717) 243-4642 ext 1240 or vedenbo@ccpa.net, or fill out our Volunteer Application and return it to the library.

 

Volunteers are an essential part of the Simpson Library team and we welcome skilled volunteers. Volunteers help with shelving library materials, book processing, special events, and mending library materials.

 

Volunteer training is provided and a mutually convenient schedule can be arranged. You must be at least 13 years old to volunteer. Recent changes to Pennsylvania law make background checks mandatory for all volunteers 18 and older.

 

For more information on volunteer opportunities, please contact Ilse Kryemadhi, Volunteer Coordinator, at (717) 766-0171 Ext 229.  Or fill out our Volunteer Brochure (PDF, 80KB, 2 pages) and drop it off at the library.

 

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