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Volunteer

Welcome!  Thank you for your interest in our volunteer opportunities!

We believe in the power of a community library to change lives.  Join us! 

We post available positions as we have openings and when new opportunities are developed.  Keep checking back for new chances to join our committed group of library volunteers!

If you wish to ask a question or learn more about volunteering at the Aloha Community Library, please email Terri Palmer, Library Director, at volunteer@alohalibrary.org.

Current Opportunities:

Fundraising & Development

Coordinate fundraising efforts to raise funds to support general operations

Responsibilities/Priorities:

-Coordinate/lead fundraising events

-Develop & implement plan for outreach & marketing

-Recruit volunteers to assist with efforts

Desired skills: Professional experience in Fundraising efforts

Time Commitment: 10-15 hours per month, will vary during events

Duration: Now through Summer of 2016

 

Book Sale Coordinators

Lead a team of volunteers to set up, market, and staff ACLA’s next book sale in September 2015.

Responsibilities:

-Oversee sale set up

-Supervise volunteer staff during set up and on sale days

-Assist library staff with sale marketing (flier distribution, online posting)

Desired skills: Detail-oriented, people-oriented, positive attitude, experience in book sale coordination is a plus, but not required.

Time commitment: July and August 2015 (2-4 hours per week); September 2015 (2-10 hours per week leading up to the sale)

Duration: July through September 2015

 

Calling all summer reading super heroes!  Teens ages 14-17 welcome!
Want to help at summer programs?  Find a program that fits your schedule, then contact volunteer@alohalibrary.org if you’d like to volunteer.  Times listed include early arrival and clean up after the events.
All ages event:
Summer Reading Kick-Off Party (Saturday, June 13, 1:40pm-4:15pm): Need 4-6 volunteers to assist with program registration, game, and refreshment stations.  Are you a face painter?  We will provide the face paint crayons, you provide the talent and time!  Volunteers need to arrive by 1:40pm, 20 minutes prior to event start.
Children’s events:
My Little Pony Party(!) (Wednesday, June 17, 1:40pm-3:30pm): Need 5-6 volunteers to help kids with Fluttershy’s Egg Hunt, Pinkie Pie Cupcake Factory, Make Your Own Cutie Mark, and more!  No, you don’t need to have a clue what any of that stuff is to volunteer! Volunteers need to arrive by 1:40pm, 20 minutes prior to event start.
Comic Book Crafts (Wednesday, July 1, 1:40pm-3:30pm): Need 2-4 volunteers to help kids make super hero cuffs and masks and more…oh my!  Volunteers need to arrive by 1:40pm, 20 minutes prior to event start.
Leapin’ Louie Kids Comedy (Wednesday, July 15, 1:30pm-3:30pm): Need 1-2 volunteers to assist staff at this special performance.  Volunteers need to arrive by 1:30pm, 30 minutes prior to event start.  Doors will open to public at 1:40pm.
Super Hero Academy (Wednesday, August 12, 1:40pm-3:30pm): Need 4-6 volunteers for more super hero fun!  This program is more active than crafty.  Volunteers need to arrive at by 1:40pm, 20 minutes prior to event start.