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The Middle Squad

Join The Middle Squad and have fun while you make your library even better by volunteering!

  • During the school year, September – May, work 1 1/2 hours a week during four to five week sessions. Each session ends with a “thank you” party.
  • Over the summer, June to early August, complete an orientation and receive specific times to come in to work. At the end of the summer, attend a “thank you” party.

Fill out the Middle School Volunteer Application to join The Middle Squad.


  • Respect library rules and staff
  • Arrive on time for your shift
  • Sign in/out at the Youth Desk
  • Dress appropriately for volunteer work
  • Complete work assigned to you
  • Notify the Middle School Librarian if you are unable to make your scheduled time

Task Examples

  • Cut and stock scratch paper
  • Clean toys used in the Youth Department
  • Pull books based on librarian-generated list
  • Tidy shelves
  • Check condition of books
  • Help prepare for programs