Volunteer Opportunities at the Library
See below for a variety of ways you can apply your skills and talents as a volunteer at the Denver Public Library.
Unless indicated otherwise in the description, please call the Denver Public Library Volunteer Office at 720-865-2043 for more information.
Deliver library materials to people unable to leave their homes. Help select materials and keep records. This is a great way to make a big difference in your community.
Do you enjoy working with children and have a love of books and literature? Become a Read Aloud Volunteer and read stories to preschool children enrolled in Head Start and other community agencies. Training is provided; four-month commitment requested. Participants must be at least 18 years of age. For more information view the information page about the Denver Public Library Read Aloud Program or contact Read Aloud Coordinator Sarah McNeil directly at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 720-865-1305.
Help staff various activities, especially the Annual Used Book Sale.
The Library staff needs your assistance with word processing, materials repair, organizing manuscripts and archives, bulk mailings and book sorting. Participate and use your expertise while developing new skills.
Volunteer Staff Aide
Share your skills and learn new ones while assisting Library staff at branch libraries and in departments such as Western History and Genealogy, Burnham Hoyt, and Circulation.
How Can I Learn More?
For more information about volunteering, please contact Veletta Hopes in the Volunteer Office at 720-865-2043, email@example.com. TTY service for the deaf and hearing impaired, 720-865-1472.