Volunteer Away Your Fines Branch Buddy Opportunity East Branch

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Every now and then, libraries need a little extra love from the communities they serve. You can volunteer away your library fines at a rate of $20 per hour.  Earn community service hours while helping our  East San José Carnegie Branch-maintain a clean and welcoming environment. You may come for the first hour, second hour, or both.  Please sign up before you come: Call 408-808-3075

Tasks vary, but may include one or more of these:

  • Community room cleaning of tables, chairs, whiteboards
  • Children's toys cleanup – Use disinfecting wipes to disinfect children's toys.
  • Inspection of books for condition (torn pages, markings, etc.)
  • Book cover or media cleaning – Reinvigorate "grubby" book covers or to clean DVDs or CDs and their cases.
  • Dusting bookshelves or light cleaning of interior windows or walls
  • Litter pickup – Picking up rubbish around the building and outside the library 

This is a perfect opportunity for anyone interested in volunteering away their library fines or earning community service hours.

Details and Requirements:

  • Limited to 12 volunteers per session
  • Must be able to commit to the full session
  • Anyone under the age of 15 must volunteer alongside a parent/guardian
  • No experience or special skills necessary
  • Training and supplies (including gloves) will be provided

For more information or to register, please call 408-808-3075

Pre-Registration Required

Hashtag: VAYF

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East San José Carnegie Branch Library
Saturday, August 17, 2019 - 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM