Oceanside Public Library
Purpose: To select appropriate materials to be delivered and/or deliver and pick up books and other library materials to shut-in Homebound Patrons. Qualifications: A desire to visit and help community members who are in need, and the ability to carry ten or more books at once. Homebound drivers must attend a defensive driving class taught by the City’s insurance company, have a vehicle, and have a validCalifornia driver’s license. Drivers must also supply current proof of insurance, a copy of their vehicle registration, a DMV driving record printout, and a signed DMV Pull Notice form. Responsibilities: Delivering and picking up books and other library materials at the patrons’ homes. Can also select appropriate items to be loaned to the shut-in.
About Oceanside Public Library
330 North Coast Highway, Oceanside, CA 92054, US
Oceanside Public Library’s mission is to serve the informational, educational, cultural, and recreational needs of our diverse community by facilitating literacy, lifelong learning, cultural enrichment, information equity and civic involvement in a welcoming, customer-focused environment.
Public libraries in California seek to engage the talents, skills and commitment of volunteers to serve the communities' information and literacy needs. Libraries offer a variety of skilled volunteer opportunities to make a meaningful contribution to library programs, operations, fundraising events and other community engagement functions. Skilled volunteers have opportunities to lead projects, work with teams of staff and volunteers, learn new skills, and have fun.