Special Events Volunteer - Bike the Branches, May 20, 2017

Purpose of Assignment:

Encourage program participants during a one-day mini tour of Brooklyn and Brooklyn Public Library locations for an opportunity to become involved in your local community and library


  • Greet event participants
  • Stamp Bike the Branches “passports” and keep a tally of the number of passports stamped
  • Act as community liaison by promoting programs and services in the library
  • Assist with scheduled Adult and Children's Programming

Required Skills

  • Good organizational skills
  • A friendly and approachable manner
  • The ability to get along with diverse groups
  • Knowledge of languages other than English, a plus

Program Notes

  • Volunteers must be available on Saturday, May 20th

Shifts are available from:

  • 10:00am – 1:30pm
  • 1:30pm – 5:00pm
  • 10:00am – 5:00pm

Brooklyn Public Library will conduct an investigative background check on volunteers 18 years of age and older, who are working with children.

How to Apply

Complete an Online Application

In the create an assignment or other opportunities section of the application, be sure to indicate Bike the Branches and your desired shift.