Teen Community Service Opportunities

Fall 2019 Teen Volunteer Opportunities

A Teen Volunteer Application MUST be completed.
Drop off you completed forms at the library information desk or fax to the library at 845-628-0672.

Grades 6-12 Only

Teen Library Council
Join us once a month to plan future activities that will make a difference in your community. We’ll work on different goals each month. Help prepare materials for children’s programs, make holiday treats for shelters, organize food drives and more. Bring your energy and ideas. Earn Community Service hours during the planning and earn double hours when working special events.
September 25th, October 10th and November 7th from 3:15 PM – 4:15 PM

Lego Club
Help setup, clean up, organize the Legos, and display Legos after the program. You do not have to commit to all the dates. Earn Community Services hours and have a lot of fun.
September 19th, October 24th and November 14th from 4:15 PM – 5:45 PM

Teen Balloon Club
Meets once a month plus special events. Learn how to make balloon animals while having fun with your friends. We will go out into the community making balloon animals at special events. Earn Community Service hours at each class and double community hours when working special events.
September 26th from 3:15 PM- 4:15 PM

Teen Balloon Club Special Events
Putnam Street Fair in Mahopac, Sunday, October 6th from 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Sycamore Park Harvest Fest, Sunday, October 27th from 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM.

Teen After Hours Nerf Battle: Zombies vs. Humans
This is a special teen program. Help setup, be a bullet collector during the game, cleanup and you will also participate in the program. You will need your own Nerf Gun to volunteer for this program.
September 27th from 6:30 PM – 8:45 PM

Book Buddies
Become a book buddy and read and share books with younger children. Community Service credit will be given. You have to commit to every Tuesday for 7 weeks.
October 8th, 15th, 22nd, November 5th, 12th and 19th from 4:30 PM – 5:15 PM

Harry Potter Halloween Fair
At this is STEAM Fair help set up, work a station and clean up. Great opportunity to get a lot of Community Services hours.
October 14th from 2:15 PM – 5:45 PM

STEAMtastic Explorations
Help set up, clean up and help kid’s grades 1-5 with their STEAM project. Sign up for the one or all 6.

  • Spider Jack in the Box – October 16th from 4:15-5:45
  • Light up Fall Decorations – October 23rd from 4:15-5:45
  • Green Screen and Stop motion filming – November 6th from 4:15-5:45
  • 3D Modeling & Printing – November 13th from 4:15-5:45
  • Hour of Code – December 4th from 4:15-5:45
  • Hour of Code – December 11th from 4:15-5:45

Teen Haunted Gingerbread House Making
You will help set up, run the Halloween games, clean up and even be able to make your own Haunted Gingerbread House. Earn Community Service credit and have lots of yummy fun.
October 25th from 3:45 PM – 5:45 PM

Gingerbread House Making
There are two sessions 4pm and 5:30pm. You will help cleanup and setup for the next session. You will be given double Community Service hours for this event.
December 6th from 3:45 PM – 6:45 PM

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