Are you looking to make a difference in our community, meet new people, and/or expand your
library knowledge and skills? We have a variety of volunteer opportunities available at the
Jack Russell Memorial Library. Those interested in volunteering should visit the library and
pick up an application at the circulation desk or print an application here
. All applicants will need to complete a volunteer application form, background check
authorization form and a liability waiver form. The library will contact approved applicants
when an appropriate opportunity becomes available. To learn more about volunteer
opportunities at the library, please contact Ann, Library Volunteer Coordinator at 262-673-8240
or email email@example.com.
Volunteer opportunities include:
Shelving - sorting and returning library materials to their proper location
Cart preparation - sort and organize books on a cart that are to be shelved
Shelf reading - making sure books are in their proper location on the shelves
Mending or cleaning of library material
Pulling holds for loan to other libraries
Shelf cleaning/dusting surfaces throughout the library
Helping at children’s programs
Cutting out crafts (can be done at home)
A brief informal interview will be conducted before being offered a volunteer position.
Orientation, tour and training will be provided. Come and join the staff at the Jack Russell
Memorial Library and help make Hartford’s community living room a great place to visit!