Teen Volunteering Opportunities


Teen Volunteer Opportunities 


General Volunteering: Richards Memorial Library takes on teen volunteers (Ages 13-18) on an as needed basis. If you would like to be considered for volunteer hours when they come up, please fill out the interest form below. After filling out the form, please email Bex (bbanner@sailsinc.org), the assistant children's librarian, to introduce yourself and let us know you've submitted an interest form.

General Teen Volunteer Interest Form

Note: Priority for volunteer hours is given to members of the Youth Advisory Council during the school year. For more information about YAC, continue reading below. 


 Youth Advisory Council 2023-2024

*The 2023-2024 YAC Application is now open! Click here to apply!*

The Youth Advisory Council (YAC) at the Richards Memorial Library is made up of teens between the ages of 13 and 17 who love to read and share opinions and who would like to be more involved in the library. YAC teens help shape the Young Adult book collection and space, discussing and helping choose books to add to the collection, brainstorming and helping plan programs, putting up displays, etc.

YAC meets the second Wednesday of the month at 7pm, from October to May.

The 2023-2024 Year meetings will be:

October 11th @7:00pm

November 8th @7pm

December 13th @ 7:00pm

January 10th @ 7:00pm

February 14th @7:00pm

March 14th @ 7:00pm

April 10th @ 7:00pm

May 8th @ 7:00pm (last meeting-pizza party)

If interested please fill out the application which can be found here.

Applications are due by September 20th.

Email Bex @ bbanner@sailsinc.org for more info!