Volunteer Job Description: Adult Program/Event Assistant

General Purpose

Provide support for adult library programs and/or events.


  • Assists with programs or events, such as guest speakers, concerts, special interest groups (sewing, coloring, photography, writing, open mic, etc.).
  • Duties will vary by program or event, but may include serving refreshments, greeting attendees, helping with room setup and/or take down, moving supplies, or arranging program materials.

Work Environment & Equipment

  • May be inside or outside work environment, depending on program or event.
  • May involve using audio-visual, craft, or office equipment.

Time Commitment

  • May commit to a single program/event or more frequently (e.g., weekly, monthly).
  • May be done during the library‚Äôs regular daytime, evening, or weekend hours.
  • If unable to volunteer at scheduled time, must contact Adult Services Librarian.


Must enjoy working with people, have good customer service and organizational skills.


Adult Services Librarian