Summer Reading Program 2015

Volunteering Opportunities | Registration starts on Sat., May 9th at 1:30 p.m. at all Naperville Public Library Locations

Requirements to Volunteer

  • Be entering grades 6 - 12 in the fall of 2015
  • Have a current Naperville Public Library Card.
  • Commit to volunteer for 6 weeks of the program.
  • Attend a required orientation at the Library where you would like to volunteer.

Registration Information: 


To Register:
  • Complete the Volunteer Agreement Form online and print it.
  • Sign (and have a parent/guardian sign)the completed Volunteer Agreement Form
  • May 9th at 1:30pm, bring the form to the library location where you would like to be a volunteer. Applications will be accepted until all time slots are filled.

STARS-CHILDREN'S AND TEEN-SRP

June 8 - August 9, 2015 (9 week program)
Sign up to help two hours a week in the Children's Department or in the Teen/Adult Department. Volunteers will distribute Summer Reading Program logs and prizes, encourage program participants to read, and assist library staff members.
Register to be a STARS volunteer at the:
  • Nichols Library Children's Desk
  • Naper Blvd. Library Children's Desk
  • 95th Street Library Rooms A/B and C
Register to be a Teen-SRP volunteer at the:
  • Nichols Library Community Room
  • Naper Blvd. Library Adult Services Desk
  • 95th Street Library A/B and C

Questions? Call us!

  • Nichols Library – (630) 961-4100 X 6128 (Children's) or X 6311 (Adult)
  • Naper Blvd. Library – (630) 961-4100 X 2208 (Children's) or X 2201 (Adult)
  • 95th Street Library – (630) 961-4100 X 4961 (Children's) or X 4941 (Adult)

Read2gether

June 8 - July 31, 2015 (8 week program)
Volunteers in the Read2gether program read aloud with younger children in this paired reading program. You and a child or children grades 1-5 will take turns reading, discussing and listening to materials you have chosen together. Sign up for one or more one-hour sessions per week.
Register to be a Read2gether volunteer at the:
  • Nichols Library Children's Desk
  • Naper Blvd. Library Children's Desk
  • 95th Street Library Rooms A/B and C

Questions? Call us!

  • Nichols Library – (630) 961-4100 X 6128 (Children's)
  • Naper Blvd. Library – (630) 961-4100 X 2208 (Children's)
  • 95th Street Library – (630) 961-4100 X 4961 (Children's)

Substitutes

Unable to commit to weeks of the Summer Reading Program, or want more volunteer hours? Consider becoming a substitute. Just let the staff in the Children's Services or Adult/Teen Services departments know that you would like to be a substitute. Your name will be added to the substitute list and you may be called to fill in for another student. You must attend an Orientation at the library where you wish to volunteer. This is required for all substitutes and regular volunteers.

Absences

We count on you to be at your scheduled time each week. If you will be unable to volunteer during your scheduled shift, please complete this form and return it to the department where you volunteer. The library staff will arrange a substitute for you.
For questions, contact Amy Grimse, HR Assistant-Volunteers at (630) 961-4100 X2236 or agrimse@naperville-lib.org