Are you thinking about becoming a library volunteer but don’t know where to start? Attend an upcoming Community Service Information session and learn about the steps and requirements needed to volunteer with Queens Library. Join with over 1,500 individuals that donate their time and talents to assist thousands of library patrons every day. The information … Continue reading Attend a Volunteer Info Session (Feb. 27th)
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A frequently asked question by parents is, “Why can’t my 13 year-old volunteer with Queens Library?” The short answer is that New York State law prohibits individuals under the age of 14 from engaging in employment and volunteer-related activities (community service is viewed as a form of work). However, many middle schools are now requiring … Continue reading My Pre-teen Needs to Volunteer…Now What?
Come celebrate Lunar New Year and the year of the pig! The Flushing Library is open during the Lunar New Year Parade, which means we will see many more visitors than usual. We need volunteers who can help direct foot traffic to bathrooms and program rooms, answer common questions, maintain orderly lines, and act as … Continue reading Help Celebrate Lunar New Year at Flushing Library!