OC Public Libraries Volunteer - Irvine
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Library volunteers contribute hundreds of hours and provide invaluable service to their communities and to the OC Public Libraries. Volunteers are trained by professional librarians to assist in a variety of programs and activities.
The Friends of the Library
The Friends of the OC Public Libraries dedicate their time to promoting the library within the community, enriching resources, providing legislative support and sponsoring cultural programs. Funds raised by the Friends support children's programs and other projects.
Each library branch offers unique volunteer opportunities such as the activities listed below. Check with your branch librarian to determine what's available at your local branch.
- Teach internet classes
- Assist with after-school homework centers
- Create art displays and assist with arts & crafts projects
- Staff phones and answer questions from library patrons
- Shelve books and assist with book repair
- Assist with the Children's Summer Reading program
- Help preserve special collections
- Participate in storytime activities and puppet shows
- Assist with fundraising activities and special events
- And much, much more!
Library volunteers are offered an opportunity to:
- Lean new skills and gain experience
- Become involved in their community and provide valuable service
- Make new friends and gain fresh perspectives
- Apply their talents and expertise to a variety of projects/activities
Training is provided.
About County of Orange
333 West Santa Ana Blvd., Santa Ana, CA 92701, US
The County of Orange is a regional service provider and planning agency representing all residents of Orange County. Its core businesses are public safety, public health, environmental protection, regional planning, public assistance, social services and aviation.
The County of Orange consists of 25 government departments and respective divisions, which provide a wide variety of services. Please visit the County's Web Site at www.ocgov.com for detailed information.
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Locations Throughout Orange County33 library branches located throughout OC, CA 92612