Windsor Public Library Volunteer is:
A volunteer is an individual who, beyond the responsibilities of paid employment, freely assists the Windsor Public Library in the accomplishment of its mission without expectation or receipt of compensation.
Windsor Public Library’s volunteers are an important addition to the Library’s staff.
Volunteers perform specific duties that are important to the institution.
For more information on these services: www.windsorpubliclibrary.com
|Program||Contact||Description of Activity||Branch||Time Commitment||To apply|
|Adult Literacy Program||Rachel Blok
519-255-6770 Ext. 4460
|Trained volunteer tutors (must be 19 or older) teach adult reading, writing and numeracy skills.||All||Orientation, then 4 hours/week.
1 year commitment
|Adult Literacy Volunteer Application|
|English Conversation Club||Wendy Nancoo
519-255-6770 Ext. 4433
|Facilitate conversations to help people improve their English speaking skills. (Note: Not a class.)||All||1 to 2 hours/week.
6 month commitment.
|English Conversation Club Volunteer Application|
|Book Buddy||Book Buddy Coordinator
519-255-6770 Ext. 4418
|Volunteers (16 or older) tutor children, 6-10, in reading||All||1 to 2 hours/week.
6 month commitment.
|Book Buddy Volunteer Application|
|Accessibility Services||Nicole Hayward
519-255-6770 ext. 4404
|Volunteers to deliver library materials to homebound customers.||All||One hour every 4 weeks.
1 year commitment.
|Accessibility Services Volunteer Application|
519-255-6770 Ext. 4414
|Provide assistance with indexing and transcribing Archives records||All||Minimum 6 months commitment.||Archives Volunteer Application|
|High School Volunteers|| 519-255-6770
|High school students assist with a variety of programs||All||A minimum of 20 hours over 6 months.||Youth Library Volunteer Application|
All volunteers will be required to submit to a criminal record/police clearance check prior to acceptance as a volunteer. There is a $25.00 charge for a police clearance. This policy applies to all volunteers who will volunteer directly with people.
The Windsor Public Library reserves the right to decline involvement in its volunteer program by anyone it assesses to be unsuitable. The decision of the Windsor Public Library is final in these matters.