Host fun events and hang out with kids who want to make new friends in a supportive environment. Be a mentor, make a difference and earn service hours, too. Six events per year plus required training provided by the Northern Suburban Special Education District.
If you are interested in becoming a volunteer please complete this waiting list form. We will contact you in the future when we have an opening.
Questions? Please contact Youth Services at 847-729-7500 x7900.
The VolunTeens program offers an opportunity for young adults (ages 13-19) to experience a professional work environment and develop basic workplace know-how. VolunTeens assist with a host of different duties and earn service points. Stop by the Reader Services Desk for further information and details. Download the application today!
Do you have an interest in teen services at the Library? Would you like to help plan programs, discuss books that you love, and have fun brainstorming with your peers and Library staff? If so, please join us for a TAB meeting and share your ideas. Service points will be awarded for participation. Pizza will be served.
Drop-In Homework Help Center
High School volunteers needed to assist children in grades 1-8 with homework, reading, and math skills practice.
Tuesdays, September 19-December 12, 6-7:30 PM (no sessions on October 31, November 7 & 21) Youth Program Room
High School volunteers to the (homework) rescue. Thirty minute sessions for homework, reading, and math skills provided on a first-come, first-served basis. Children may be grouped by subject and grade level.
Volunteers may register starting August 18. Space is limited.