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Teen Volunteer Opportunities by SCLSNJ Branch

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Somerset County Library System teen volunteer opportunities vary by branch. Please click on the name of the branch for which you are interested in volunteering for applications and reference forms.

Bound Brook Memorial Library  Teen Volunteer Program

If you are interested in volunteering to be a program assistant or shelving assistant this summer, please bring your completed volunteer application and have two completed references and register for the orientation.

Volunteer Application
Teen Volunteer Reference Forms

Additional volunteer opportunities for students entering grades 6-12 are available on the branch’s calendar.

Volunteer Orientation (entering grades 8-12)
Bound Brook branch – Teen Space
June 6 at 3-4 p.m.

For more information, please contact Margaret Draghi at mdraghi@sclibnj.org or 908-458-8410 x1141.

Bridgewater Library Teen Volunteer Program

Fall Session 2019-2020 School Year: Monday, September 9– Saturday, January 25

Bridgewater Library’s Fall Teen Volunteer Program Applications are now available and will be due Friday, August 23 by 5 p.m.  No exceptions to late applications. Volunteer opportunities are for teens entering 7th to 12th grade in the 2019-2020 school year. Two references are required for all new teen volunteers.
2019 Fall Volunteer Application

Spring Session 2019-2020 School Year: Monday, January 27 – Saturday, June 6

Applications will be available on Monday, December 2 and will be due Friday, January 10 by 5 p.m.

Summer 2020 Volunteer Program

Applications will be available on Wednesday, April 1 and due by 9 p.m. on Thursday, April 30. If you have any questions, please contact Bridgewater Library’s Youth Services Department at (908) 458-8419.

STAR (Supervised Teen Alternate Route Program)

Bridgewater Library offers the STAR program to volunteers with special needs who cannot be accommodated in our regular program. For more information, please email Beth Bouwman at ebouwman@sclibnj.org or call (908) 458-8415 x1195.

Hillsborough Library Branch Teen Volunteer Program

Hillsborough Library is no longer accepting teen volunteer applications for summer 2019. However, we will need volunteers to assist with programs, behind the scenes tasks, and more during the 2019-2020 school year. Those applications will be available at the library and online in early September.

For additional questions about volunteering, please email Christine Jansen at hil.teens.scls@gmail.com.

Manville Library is currently accepting teen volunteer applications on a rolling basis. For more information, please call (908) 722-9722. For the teen volunteer application click here. For teen reference forms click here.

SCLSNJ’s Mary Jacobs Memorial Library branch is accepting applications from students entering grades 7-12 that would like to participate in our summer volunteer program.  Applications are required and will be accepted until all spaces are filled.  Download the 2019 Summer Teen Volunteer Packet or visit the Youth Services Desk. Questions?  Contact the Mary Jacobs Memorial Library at (908) 458-8430 x 4.

North Plainfield Library is currently accepting teen volunteer applications on a rolling basis. For more information, please contact Jodi Silverman at jsilverman@sclibnj.org or at (908) 458-8435. For the teen volunteer application click here. For teen reference forms click here.

Peapack & Gladstone Library is currently accepting teen volunteer applications on a rolling basis for Thursday evenings. For the teen volunteer application click here. For teen reference forms click here.

For more information, please contact Melissa John at mjohn@sclibnj.org or at 908-234-0598 ext. 1421.

Somerville Library is currently accepting teen volunteer applications on a rolling basis. Summer volunteer application deadline is June 15. For more information, visit Somerville Library guidelines for volunteering. If you have any additional questions, call (908) 725-1336.

Required Documents

Teen volunteer application
Reference Form (two minimum)

To find out about current teen volunteer opportunities, please call the Youth Services Department at 908-754-5554 ext. 8454 or e-mail teen librarian Katie Thomas at kthomas@sclibnj.org.

Summer Volunteer Applications will accepted starting on April 2 until May 24. Please see the Youth Services Department for an information sheet.

For the teen volunteer application click here. For teen reference forms click here.

Watchung Library is currently accepting teen volunteer applications on a rolling basis. For more information, please call (908) 561-0117. For the teen volunteer application click here. For teen reference forms click here.

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