Canton Public Library Teen Volunteer Application
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Your Phone #
Your Email (NOT your CPS email please!)
Emergency Contact Phone #
Do You Attend Canton High School?
If you attend a different high school than Canton High, please indicate which under "Other."
No, I do not attend High School
Are you 18 Years old or older, or will you turn 18 while volunteering?
What grade are you in?
Please indicate which type(s) of work you are interested in doing for the library
Clerical - shelving and shelf reading, retrieving items from shelves, organizing museum passes, preparing children's crafts, etc. (weekly)
Literary - for readers; maintaining "teen Reader recommendations" display, reading professional reviews and suggesting new acquisitions, running a regular book club, creating short videos/podcasts recommending new books etc. (flexible)
Physical - shifting collections, moving discarded or donated books, dressing in character costumes for children's programs, moving tables or furniture for events, cleaning/dusting etc. (as needed/special events)
Educational - advising and assisting with programs for kids and teens, teaching your special skills to others through video or programs, etc. (monthly)
Creative - creating bulletin board, creating flyers or social media posts for books or events, designing/preparing crafts, decorating teen space, etc. (flexible)
PLEASE NOTE: Some types of work can only accommodate a limited number of volunteers, and we have had many students apply this year. As of right now, all applicants who only check off clerical, physical, and creative will be placed on a wait list and notified when more opportunities are available.
Do you have nay ideas for a program or project you could introduce to the library? Please describe any useful knowledge, skills or talents you have that could make it happen.
Do you have any friends or classmates who are currently volunteering or interested in volunteering with whom you would like to be scheduled? Please list them.
How many hours would you like to commit to volunteering?
Please indicate the time(s) you would be available to volunteer
We will do our best to match you with the best type of work based on your answers. If no assignment is currently available, you application will be kept on file for one year.
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