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Friends of Freeman Library

  • 24 people are interested

The Freeman Bookstore, which is staffed entirely by volunteers, regularly needs new people to replace current ones who leave for a variety of reasons.

Sorting donated books & other media, & listing both for sale online when of sufficient value to warrant doing so. The minimum amount of time expected of people doing this work is 6 hours a week, & at times more depending on circumstances & volunteer availability.

Basic computer skills needed. A knowledge of books &/or experience working in a book store or library is highly desired. In addition, an applicant for this position should have an expectation of a fairly long term undertaking, with a minimum of at least two years.

Training will be provided.

Should live within 5-7 miles of the Freeman Library.

The bookstore is located inside Freeman Library at 16616 Diana Lane, near the intersection of Bay Area Blvd. & El Camino Real. We are the used bookstore operated & staffed by the Friends of Freeman Library, a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to enhancing the Freeman Library through fundraising & advocacy efforts.

An application form can be found at https://friendsoffreeman.org/volunteer. Complete the application, then return it by email to FreemanFriends@yahoo.com

For additional information, please phone 832-927-5444 or email us at freemanfriends@yahoo.com.

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About Friends of Freeman Library

Location:

16616 DIANA LN, HOUSTON, TX 77062, US

Mission Statement

To enhance the Freeman Library through fundraising and advocacy efforts.

Description

Our main activity is fund raising, principally through the operation of a bookstore, but also by selling pavers, soliciting corporate contributions, annual membership dues, share cards, & other means. In addition to fund raising, the Friends sponsor or participate in other programs & activities that enhance the library, such as Twilight Tales, Summer Reading special presentations, crafts, & hosting author presentations.

Arts & Culture
Community
Education & Literacy

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

16616 Diana LaneHouston, TX 77062

(29.558,-95.11936)
 

SKILLS

  • Literacy / Reading
  • Basic Computer Skills

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 6 hours a week
  • Sorting requires physical lifting of boxes weighing up to 20 pounds. Should live within 5-7 miles of

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