Get Involved!

There are lots of ways to get involved with the Library or your community. For further information on these or any other opportunities please contact the teen department at (604) 998-3494.

Volunteering opportunities can fill up quickly. These opportunities are first come, first served. We will do our best to accommodate your requests! Please note, all Library volunteers who work with the public will undergo a mandatory criminal background check.

Tweens (Grade 5-7)

Tween Advisory Group
Bring your ideas for fun events in the Library and work with other tweens to make them happen! We meet on the last Thursday of each month from 3:30-5pm during the school year. Register by clicking the "register" button in the calendar listing.

Teens (Grades 8-12)

Registration for all Fall volunteer positions is now open.

Link to teen volunteer registration form 

Teen Volunteer Opportunities:

Read Along - Currently full - For teens in grades eight and up. Volunteer to be a reading buddy for children. You must be able to commit to volunteering each Wednesday from 4 to 5 p.m.. English reading and speaking skills are required for this volunteer opportunity.

Library Events - For teens in grades eight and up. Events schedule TBA. Volunteer to help with Library events, like our gaming tournaments, teen room parties and more.

Lego Robotics - For teens in grades eight and up. Volunteer from 3:30-5:30 p.m. on Tuesdays during the school year. Be a mentor to pre-teens learning about LEGO robotics in the library. No prior experience with LEGO or robotics needed.

Teen Advisory Council - For teens in grades eight and up. Attend meetings twice monthly on Tuesday evenings from 7-8:30 p.m.. Develop your leadership skills while having fun helping to plan and promote Library programs and events for teens. You will also get a chance to provide input on teen services and materials.

Teen Art & Promotion Group - Do you love art and/or graphic design? Join the Library’s new Teen Art & Promotion Group to put your creative skills to work. You will get to create artwork and promote Library programs. You may also get involved with curating teen artwork, or assisting with creating themed decorations for the teen room. Tuesday afternoons, twice a month.

Homework Buddies - Currently full - For teens in grades eight and up. Volunteer from 3:30-5:30 p.m. on Mondays during the school year. Love learning new things and teaching others? Be a homework buddy and mentor pre-teens.

Share |