Minimum age: 16
Opp Available Positions:
Spend time with our clients who have chosen to spend their weekdays engaging with the community and doing volunteer work.
Sizzlin' Summer Book Sale 2019! In this position you will be stationed in the Better Books area of the sale to count and bag the items purchased. Customers then take the bags to the Cashier on the main sales floor.
Opp Available Positions: 18
Sizzlin' Summer Book Sale! Help to prepare for the sale by unpacking and displaying our Better Book Items!
Minimum age: 18
Opp Available Positions: 1
Sizzlin' Summer Book Sale 2019! In this position you will be stationed in the Better Books area of the sale to merchandise the items.
Opp Available Positions: 5
Help get us ready for the Sizzlin' Summer book Sale! As our unpackers are displaying books, we need help picking up empty boxes and breaking down the damaged ones for recycling. This position also helps keep the sales floor clean.
Opp Available Positions: 4
Sizzlin' Summer Book Sale! June 27-29, 2019: Must be at least 16 years of age. Must be comfortable using the Square Point-of-Sale system at the time of the book sale (Training may be completed prior to the book sale). Previous experience in cash handling preferred.
Opp Available Positions: 49
Sizzlin' Summer Book Sale! June 27-29, 2019: Observe shoppers and offer to assist them in carrying their purchases as they browse. Offer to bring books to a table to hold for them. Assist shoppers in bringing their items to the cashier. Count items to assist cashier. Offer to bag or box items and take them to their car.
Opp Available Positions: 76
EXPERIENCED sale volunteers only please! Supervise and direct work of Counters.
Opp Available Positions: 21
EXPERIENCED Sale Volunteers only.Supervise and direct work of unpackers.
Opp Available Positions: 83
Sizzlin' Summer Book Sale! June 27-29, 2019: Sign-up here to help wherever you are needed!
Check out the book sale openings and sign-up for a specific shift! Any questions about how to use this program? Call 913/826-4302.
Opp Available Positions: 754
Welcome customers into our Sizzlin' Summer Book Sale with a smile! Distribute maps, answer general questions, and provide direction as needed.
Opp Available Positions: 12
Welcome customers to the sale, talk to them about the benefits of membership in the Friends of the Library, and encourage them to join.
Opp Available Positions: 2
Sizzlin' Summer Book Sale! June 27-29, 2019: Assists customers in finding items they are looking for. Monitor tables to ensure they are fully stocked. Keep tables neat and orderly.
Opp Available Positions: 122
Sizzlin' Summer Book Sale! June 27-29, 2019: Assist the Friends Book Sale Team starting up to one week before the sale. Includes organizing and ordering supplies as needed, preparing the Volunteer sign-In Table, setting up tables, unpacking sale items.
Opp Available Positions: 0
Sizzlin' Summer Book Sale! June 27-29, 2019: Check volunteers in and out at the beginning and end of their shift confirming their assignments and providing them with needed materials
Sizzlin' Summer Book Sale! In preparation for the sale, we need a lot of help to unpack hundreds of boxes and place the items out for sale.
Opp Available Positions: 116
Several shifts available:Blue Valley 2nd & 4th Tuesday 2:00-5:30 pmBlue Valley every Thursday 2:00-5:30 pm Also need substitutes to cover shifts on short notice at Antioch, Blue Valley and Central Friends Bookstores. This opportunity is for those 16 years of age or older.Greet bookstore patrons & ring up purchases Answer questions & assist customersOperate Square register & give out changeMust have reliable transportation & be punctual Requires customer service skills Reports to Bookstore Manager/Supervisor
Stock bookshelves and rotate stockMay assist customersRequires bending, stooping, reachingBe self-motivated & work with minimal supervisionBe able to lift & move books repeatedlyReports to Bookstore Manager/SupervisorShifts are flexible based on your availability!
Spots are currently available on our Monday noon-3pm and Thursday 3-8pm shifts. This is an ongoing commitment of at least one shift per week. Sort books and AV according to established criteria which you will be taught. Must be able to stand and move frequently for 2-3 hour shift. Must be able to lift and maneuver heavy boxes of books. Reports directly to Operations Manager.
Helps with pull lists, shelving holds, and sorting/ shelving materials. 2-4 hrs per shift. Opportunities available Tuesday mornings, Friday mornings/afternoons, and Saturday mornings/afternoons.
Minimum 6 months volunteer commitment.
The MakerSpace workshop assistant will help our "Meet Micro:bit" and "3D Thursday" instructors set up and break down equipment before and after their monthly workshops, and help patrons learn new skills, from 3D modeling to 3D printing, and from electronics to computer programming! This is an ongoing opportunity.Instruction & training will be providedReports to Maker Space staff
If you don't see the volunteer position you're looking for, or you aren't sure about where you want to volunteer, you've come to the right place! Sign up here and you will be contacted to learn more about volunteering in the library!
We always need volunteers who want to spend time with our folks in Retirement. You can bring an activity or something to share, or accompany our group on a community outing.
Help Needed On Wednesdays.Flexible Starting Time and Hours.Examples of tasks: Pulling books from our shelves to circulate to other branches to fill patron holds, shelving items on hold for patrons at our branch, and other tasks related to helping circulate library materials.Physical Requirements: No heavy lifting, but tasks will require repetitive motions (bending and standing, moving books off and on shelves)
Our Friends of the Library want to become more visible to the community and what better way than social media! This position would require about 1-3 hours per week most of the time, but leading up to big events, there may be more opportunities for additional social media posts. The volunteer is welcome to work from our sorting center in Lenexa, remotely, or a combination of both.You will be working with library staff, and Friends of the Library staff and volunteers to schedule posts and curate content--sharing articles, events, photos, and videos.
Volunteer Opportunities In Communities for Everyone's SuccessVOICES is a program created by JCDS that will pair a volunteer from the community with someone receiving services for an intellectual or developmental disability. The goal is for the pair to spend time in the community doing an activity, volunteering somewhere together or socializing.
Volunteers like you help your Library with 60,000 hours each year.
Johnson County's Human Services department manages programs and activities that support the independence, dignity and self-sufficiency of Johnson County residents. - website
You can make the day brighter for someone with an intellectual or developmental disability. - website
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