Volunteer Opportunities

Belmar Library - Operations Assistants   

Assist library staff in the mornings with shelving reserved items for patrons.

  • Sundays – 9:00-11:00
  • Tuesdays, Fridays and/or Saturdays – 7:30-10:00

Golden Library – Program Assistants

Help with preparing Storytime crafts and materials for children’s programs – roughly 2-3 hours per week. 

  • Monday mornings, anytime between 9:00 and 1:00
  • Wednesday evenings, anytime between 3:00 and 8:00
  • Thursday mornings, anytime between 9:00 and 1:00
  • Saturday afternoons, anytime between 1:00 and 5:00

Intercambio Spanish Conversation Table Assistants – Belmar and Wheat Ridge Libraries

Intercambio volunteers help guide the group’s conversation in Spanish and answer vocabulary questions.  They motivate participants by sharing their experiences about Hispanic/Latino culture.  Other duties include setting up the room and welcoming participants as they arrive. 

  • Belmar – Every Tuesday 6:00-8:00 (set-up 6:00-6:30)
  • Wheat Ridge – Every Wednesday 6:30-8:00

Lakewood Library – Operations Assistants

  • Sundays 1:00-5:00 – Shelve materials
  • Saturdays 8:00-10:00 – Help set up Babytime and shelve holds or materials

Library To You – Home Service Delivery Help

Deliver library materials to those who cannot travel to the library on their own.  One facility stop in Lakewood currently available – delivery for 8-10 clients.  Schedule is flexible – any day Tuesday through Friday.

Library To You – Operations/Program Assistant

Assist with a variety of clerical and shelving tasks, and assist with the preparation of programming materials, bookmobile “make and take” kits and craft projects. Schedule would be Tuesday, Wednesday, or Thursday morning, approximately 2 hours per week.  Library To You is located in the Library Administration wing of the Lakewood Library.

PAWS for Reading – Dog and Handler Teams:  Multiple Jeffco Library Locations

PAWS is a unique program that provides young children opportunities to read with a four-legged friend from Denver Pet Partners. Dogs are ideal reading companions because they create a relaxed, comfortable and safe environment for sharing books. If you and your dog are interested in becoming a Denver Pet Partners volunteer team, you will need to work directly with Denver Pet Partners in completing the steps outlined here

Questions? Contact the Volunteer Program Coordinator at [email protected] or 303-275-2212.