Tweens & Teens

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Along with regular services, we have a variety of services available to tweens and teens!

 

-We have ACT & SAT test prep available for those who wish to study and prepare themselves for the tests at the end of the year. Feel free to check out any of the test prep books we have available!

-Nintendo Switch  for in-library usage, all you have to do is sign in at the front desk. We currently have it set up for 2 players at a time with a 30 minute time window to play. Once those 30 minutes are up, if no one else is waiting for their turn, they’re more than welcome to play again.

-We have a craft section as well! 

-If you would like to volunteer, stop in to the library to fill out a volunteer application! 

 

 

 

Volunteer Guidelines

Volunteer provide the Library with positive community exposure and unparalleled public relations benefits, so certain expectations are expected of our valued volunteers.

    • Keep accurate records of hours worked

    • Be reliable, dependable and prompt

    • Accept direction and ask questions if unsure of proper procedure

    • Dress according to the personal appearance policy of the Town of Newell

    • Do not discuss personal information with library staff or patrons.

    • Turn down cell phones while working, personal phone calls should be made before or after work

    • Library supplies are for use in the Library by staff and volunteers, leave all materials in the Library at the end of each workday

    • Maintain the confidentially of any information which you may be exposed to, whether this information involves staff, patrons, volunteers or the overall business of the Library or Town

 

Volunteer Opportunities Generally Available

    • Greet and direct library users

    • Answer phones

    • Dust and straighten shelves

    • Assist at Circulation Desk with checking in/out materials

    • Shelve returned materials

    • Assist patrons using computers and other technology

    • Assist with children and teen programs

    • Assist with weeding materials

    • Repair damaged materials

    • Landscape maintenance

    • Seasonal opportunities available

 

  • We are always open to suggestions.