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Share a few hours a week volunteering at the Niles Public Library. See what goes on behind the scenes at the Library, get to know staff and patrons, and give back to the community. Pick something that you would like to do and get started.

Volunteer Information Sessions

Adults and Teens wishing to volunteer in KidSpace may learn more about volunteering at the Library by attending a Volunteer Information Session.

To see specific Adult and Teen session schedules, click here for Adults and click here for Teens.

KidSpace Volunteer Opportunities

Homework Help

Are you between ages 14 and 18? Like working with kids? Enjoy the challenge of helping kids K-5 with homework?

Need community service hours? Register for one of the Homework Help Orientations here.

For more information, email Debbie Graham, KidSpace Librarian here.

Book Buddies

Do you like to read? Do you like working with children? Do you have some free time? You can be a Book Buddy!

Buddies, in grades 8 and up, read to and listen to children read once a week for an hour. We'll provide all materials and training.

For more information, call 847-663-6622 or email here.

Plan ahead-next summer be a KidSpace Summer Reading Club Volunteer

Our KidSpace Summer Reading Club (SRC) Volunteer program offers a great opportunity for kids in grades 7 and up to have fun, help littler kids, earn service hours, and get good experience. Additional details, specific program registration and orientation meetings will be listed here and in the Library's Spring Chapter One Newsletter.

For more information about volunteering in KidSpace, email Debbie Graham here.

For Active Volunteers

Active Volunteers may sign into VicNet here!