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Celebrating AmeriCorps Week 2023

In honor of AmeriCorps week, San José Public Library would like to thank our VISTAs that support critical Library programs.

Jason Pell
03/10/2023 - 3:00 PM

King Library Tour Docents

Learn how you can become a volunteer docent at King library!

Melissa Chheuy
03/09/2023 - 12:00 PM

Volunteer Spotlight - Deborah Apau

San José Public Library would like to recognize our amazing Reading to Children Volunteer, Deborah Apau!

Lisa Molson
02/27/2023 - 4:00 PM

Volunteer Satisfaction Survey Results

Results of the recent volunteer feedback survey show that volunteers thrive at SJPL!

Jason Pell
02/24/2023 - 3:00 PM

Volunteer Spotlight - Ethan

Volunteer Ethan brings enthusiasm and reliability to Cambrian Library as its "Renaissance Man."

Ila Langner
02/08/2023 - 10:00 AM

Dedication to a Librarian Who Lived and Breathed Library Service: Margaret Fitch

Late librarian Margaret Fitch was a truly dedicated librarian and Friend of the Library who left an indelible mark in her community.

Ila Langner
11/23/2022 - 10:00 PM

Volunteer Spotlight - Deitra Hoang

Meet Deitra, a volunteer and District 3 Youth Commissioner.

Melissa Chheuy
11/23/2022 - 2:00 PM

eSpotlight - Giving Tuesday

Learn about where and why Giving Tuesday was created and how you can share the spirit of generosity.

Jeana Clampitt
11/22/2022 - 4:00 PM

Homework Clubs

Need help with your homework? Volunteers will be available to help Kindergarten - 8th-grade students with their homework.

SJPL Staff
07/24/2022 - 12:00 PM

The 2022 Volunteers of the Year

We appreciate the tremendous contributions and efforts made by all our volunteers. Celebrate our Volunteers of the Year with us!

Jason Pell
04/21/2022 - 4:00 PM

Volunteer Spotlight: Remembering Ellen Hill

Remembering the service and legacy of PAR volunteer Ellen Hill.

Jason Pell
01/12/2022 - 10:30 AM

International Literacy Day

Bringing awareness to literacy efforts, local and worldwide.

Tom Hewitt
08/07/2021 - 12:00 PM