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If you are looking to make a contribution to your Library, we have some suggestions.
Volunteer at the Library:
Download the Volunteer Application.pdf or pick one up at the Adult Circulation Desk. For more information, contact Jean Langlais at 630-584-0076, ext. 219, or via email.
Volunteer weekdays on a regular basis:
- “Adopt” a bookshelf
- Record for the visually impaired
- Help librarians on special projects
- Help maintain Library property
The typical commitment is six months or longer.
We now have a full complement of high school volunteers for the summer session.
Applications for the Fall Session will be accepted starting August 11, 2014
Applications are available to download online and at the Reference Desk.
High school volunteers will work throughout the Library on a variety of projects. Volunteers will develop new skills and gain practical experience.
Please return completed application to Marianne Weick, Young Adult Librarian. Questions? 630-584-0076, ext. 223 orby email.
Friends of St. Charles Library
Join the Friends of St.Charles Library and raise funds to support special programs and to purchase equipment that is outside the Library's regular budget.
Junior Friends are middle school students in grades 6 – 8 who volunteer their time in the Youth Services Department. Opportunities in this very popular program fill up fast. Interested students are encouraged to put their names on the waiting list. For more information, contact the Youth Services ASK ME Desk.
Other ways to help the Library:
Support the St. Charles Public Library Foundation
Provide monetary support and/or gifts
Volunteer in our community:
Literacy Volunteers – Fox Valley (LV-FV)
Volunteer tutors are needed to teach adults to read and write, or learn to speak English. Tutors typically volunteer one hour per week. Other volunteers may help out with special projects, such as the Trivia Bee. Contact LVFV at 630-584-2811.
Area clubs and organizations often look for volunteers. See the Community Volunteer Opportunities list for more information.