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Getting Involved

Yes, I would like to support the Trumbull Library System!

Please print and fill out this form (Form PDF - Form MS Word) and mail to:

Trumbull Library System
33 Quality Street
Trumbull, CT 06611
Phone:  203-452-5197

Volunteer

By sharing your time and talent, you can make a difference in the quality of our library services.  You will be able to acquire new skills, expand your social horizons, serve in your own town, keep up with the latest books, and help and be appreciated for it.  We appreciate your gift of time, whatever it may be and we welcome volunteers from 12 to 92 and will work with you to make your experience at the Trumbull Library System worthwhile. (print this page - PDF)

For our teen's who would like to be part of the Teen Volunteer Program, fill out this form. (PDF)

Why volunteer?

  • Interest in the Library
  • Eager to help support a community service requirement for school
  • Enjoy the satisfaction of helping others
  • Like the flexible hours
  • Use personal skills, talents and time to help the library better serve the community
  • Friendship, education, recognition and genuine satisfaction in a job well done

Who can volunteer?

  • Retired customers and individuals who want to keep busy
  • Students – be a part of the Teen Volunteer Program – find out more

Time Commitment:

  • Weekly commitments
  • Monthly commitments
  • A specific number of hours
  • One-time special events or assignments

Sample of volunteer opportunities:

  • Advocacy – support library in community by serving as spokesperson; serve as a senior advisor
  • Clerical tasks – data entry, updating lists, help with mailings
  • Collection maintenance – “adopt a shelf”, re-shelving materials
  • Program helps – book discussion facilitator, homebound services
  • Scrap booking – archive library’s history

How do I volunteer?

Download the volunteer application by clicking here, or by calling 452-5197.  You will be asked to come into the library for an interview as part of the process.

 


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