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Center-Based Workshop
Johnson County Developmental Supports

Description

Assist and interact with our clients who work in our center-based workshop at the Elmore Center.

Requirements

Minimum age: 16

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Community Services
Johnson County Developmental Supports

Description

Spend time with our clients who have chosen to spend their weekdays engaging with the community and doing volunteer work.

Requirements

Minimum age: 16

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Friends of the Library Bookstore Cashier
Friends of the Library Bookstores

Description

We currently have two shifts available: Fridays 1:30-5pm at Friends Central Bookstore and Saturday once a month 11am-4pm at Friends Blue Valley Bookstore. Substitute cashiers are also needed to cover open shifts on short notice at Antioch, Blue Valley and Central Bookstores. Attention to detail and punctuality are required. Sorry, no book dealers due to conflict of interest. You will provide superior customer service to bookstore patrons and use the Square point-of-sale system to process transactions and memberships.

Additional info:

This is an ongoing commitment; you are expected to work at least one shift a week. We require a one-year commitment for adults and 50 hours for students.

Requirements

Minimum age: 18

Opp Available Positions: 0


Friends of the Library Children's Book Sorting Assistant
Friends of the Library Sorting Center & Booksales

Description

This opportunity is available to one or two people available to work Tuesdays and/or Thursdays 9am-1pm. Attention to detail is a must. Sorry, no book dealers due to conflict of interest. You will sort gently-used children's books following established criteria. Assisting the Children's Book Sorter, you will stand and move frequently throughout your shift while frequently lifting and moving heavy boxes of books.

Additional info:

This is an ongoing commitment; you are expected to work at least one shift a week. We require a one-year commitment for adults and 50 hours for students.

Requirements

Minimum age: 18

Opp Available Positions: 0


Gardner Branch Circulation Volunteer
Gardner-Spring Hill-Edgerton Libraries

Description

Monday, Tuesday, or Wednesday 8:00 am-10:00 am.
Using a pre-printed list, you will pull items from the shelves and place a label on them so they can be picked up by the patrons who have placed a hold on them. Items are then placed in small tubs to be sent to other branches. Shifts are approximately two hours.

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Library Foundation - Library Lets Loose
Central Library-Non-Circulation

Description

We hope you will join us as a volunteer for the 4th annual Library Lets Loose. This festive fundraiser features tasty food and libations, creative experience, games, live music, and dancing. Volunteers are needed to help with event set-up, event stewards, and clean-up.

Requirements

Minimum age: 21

Opp Available Positions: 3


Description

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 provided
Reports to Maker Space staff

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MakerSpace Workshop Assistant - General
Central Library-Non-Circulation

Description

Your MakerSpace is looking for volunteer MakerSpace Workshop Assistants!


You will:



  • welcome and orient MakerSpace users,

  • teach users how to use the equipment safely and responsibly,

  • preserve and maintain the equipment, and

  • share your knowledge with the local Maker community.


Sign-up, come in and meet with us to learn more about this fun and creative opportunity!


Instruction and training will be provided.

Requirements

Minimum age: 16

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Movie in the Park Volunteer
Central Library-Non-Circulation

Description

Enjoy a movie in the park this summer while helping us welcome the community to this great library program and han out free books! Movies are held in Lenexa and Gardner this summer on June 14, July 19, August 16, and September 20.

Additional info:

Be sure to call 913/826-4302 if you have any questions!

Requirements

Minimum age: 16

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Need More Information?
Central Library-Non-Circulation

Description

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!

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Retirement Program
Johnson County Developmental Supports

Description

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.

Requirements

Minimum age: 16

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VOICES Program
Johnson County Developmental Supports

Description

Volunteer Opportunities In Communities for Everyone's Success
VOICES 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.

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