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FARGO PUBLIC LIBRARY VOLUNTEER PROGRAM

Plant Specialist Volunteer

Job Description

Importance of Position: Assist library by keeping the plants in the public areas (and some in specific staff areas) in good health, making the library a more pleasant place for both staff and patrons to enjoy.

Qualifications:

  • Green thumb required. Previous plant care experience is a plus.
  • Willingness to commit to a consistent schedule.

Responsible to: Outreach Librarian and Volunteer Coordinator at Main

Branch Manager at Carlson

Responsibilities:

  1. Maintenance of all indoor plants not directly belonging to / being cared for by specific staff.
  2. Watering, pruning, fertilizing, repotting as necessary.
  3. Requesting materials such as fertilizer or potting soil as needed.
  4. Arrangement of library personal back up in volunteer’s absence.

Time Commitment: After initial training, 1 to 2 hours twice weekly, as needed

Length of Commitment: Minimum one year

Grounds for Termination (including, but not limited to):

  • Failure to complete training program
  • Failure to carry out assigned responsibilities
  • Breach of confidentiality

Contact Person: Pam Strait

Outreach Librarian and Volunteer Coordinator

(701)241-8111

pstrait@cityoffargo.com

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About Fargo Public Library

Location:

102 North 3rd St., Fargo, ND 58102, US

Mission Statement

The Fargo Public Library provides effective and efficient library services to meet our patrons' personal, professional, and lifelong learning needs.

Description

The Fargo Public Library provides a wide variety of services and collections to the citizens of Fargo. A primary service the library provides is our Outreach Program that brings library resources to citizens who aren't able to visit the library. The Outreach program is primarily staffed by volunteers. For more information please contact Pam Strait at pstrait@cityoffargo.com

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WHEN

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WHERE

102 North 3rd St.Fargo, ND 58102

(46.87732,-96.78378)
 

SKILLS

  • Gardening

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • After initial training, 1 to 2 hours twice weekly

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