Friends Volunteer Opportunities

Are you interested in helping the library? Maybe you have some free time, value the library and want to help give back? Consider becoming a Friends Board Member!

Time commitment:

  • one meeting per month on the 2nd Wednesday at 7pm
  • 2-3 hours per month (sometimes less)

Type of involvement:

  • Work with others on fun projects/events to help raise funds for the library
  • Help with annual events: summer and fall book sale, designer bag bingo, etc.
  • Assist with annual silent auction

Benefits:

    • Support the library
    • Have fun and meet great people
    • Give back to the community

Maybe you’re interested in helping but not interested in committing to the board – listed below we have many opportunities available for you to put your skills to the test!

PositionEvent TimingTime CommitmentDescription of Responsibilities Available
Designer Bag Bingo Event StaffFriday evening in early spring2-3 hoursTake tickets or payments at the door, sell food or raffle tickets, show prizes.
Beach Bag Book Sale Event Staff10 am-5 pm on the Saturday before Memorial Day1-7 hoursOrganize the tables, take payments.
Fall Book Sale Set UpThe week before the fall book sale1-4 hoursSet up tables and books.
Fall Book Sale Event StaffThe last Fri, Sat, Sun in Sep and the first Sat in Oct1-7+ hoursOrganize the tables, take payments.
Fall Book Sale BreakdownMonday after the last book sale day1-4 hoursDirect volunteers to remove books and break down tables.
Silent Auction/Raffle CommitteeSaturday in mid-November1-10+ hoursProcure donations, set up, check out, break down.
Social Media MarketerRegularly advertise, especially around events1-5+ hours, monthlyCreate blog posts, update facebook, assist with newsletter set up.
Event VolunteerAs needed1-5+ hoursAssist during additional Friends events, as needed.

Please feel free to contact us at info@FriendsOfTheHTFL.org or leave your information at the front desk of HTFL. We’re looking forward to meeting more of our library supporters!