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Help Patrons with Special Projects

Do you have unique skills you can offer the library? Work with a diverse group of people at the Brooklyn Public Library and share your talents and passions with others. If you have an idea for a special project you would like to direct and you have the dedication needed to be a library volunteer, fill out an application today.

Possible Projects
  • Provide computer training workshops in the Shelby White & Leon Levy Information Commons.
  • Assist children with creative writing and arts and crafts projects.
  • Organize a group Read Aloud.
  • Teach web design and programming.
  • Organize a book club for teens or adults.
  • Organize a chess club.
  • Assist with special events.
Responsibilities
  • Create your own project
  • Commit to a pre-determined schedule
  • Promote the use of library resources
Required Skills
  • A commitment to serving others
  • A good attitude and friendly manner
  • Ability to communicate and work well with diverse groups
  • Desire to share your special skills with others
How to Apply

Complete an Online Application.

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