Volunteer

BOOK SALE Volunteers

Be a part of a team in a festive outdoor environment to help raise money for a deserving library. Beginning on Wednesday, July 5, The Friends of Knight Memorial Library BOOK SALE will be joining Sankofa Farmers Market on the lawn of Knight Memorial Library. Duties include setting up sale tables, merchandising/ selling books to patrons, breaking down and other duties as needed. This project runs untilOctober 25 but you do not have to commit for the entire duration of the market.

Contact: Doug Victor at 401-467-2625

Tutors for Summer Tutoring Program

Providence Community Library

Important Volunteer Opportunity at Knight Memorial Library (275 Elmwood Ave Providence)

Tutoring and mentoring children ages 10 – 12 to be successful in school.

Under the guidance of certified teachers, work on BASIC Math & Literacy skills.

Knight Memorial Library (275 Elmwood Ave Providence)

Training provided.

July 5 – August 10 Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays

9AM – 10:30 Math

10:30 – 12:00  Literacy

12:00 – 1:30 Chaperone short walk to Bucklin Park for lunch & swimming

Can you volunteer 6 or more days with us?

This could be the best part of your summer!!!

Sue Greenfield, Program Coordinator

Email Greenf56@cox.net or text 401 369-0030

BOOK SHELF PROJECT Manager

Be a part of a growing team of volunteers at the Friends of Knight Memorial Library’s BOOK SALE! This position will manage and develop the existing BOOK SHELF PROJECT where books are kept in the reader stream by being placed in community settings. Requires excellent organizational skills, an engaging style, people skills and an ability to self-direct. You will work and report to the Friend’s BOOK SALE Manager to develop this new and exciting part time position. Hours flexible. A car is recommended. Spanish fluency is helpful.