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Volunteer News Fall 2020
Annual Report

Thank you so much for your interest in volunteering for Deschutes Public Library. Opportunities to volunteer in person at the library are currently very limited and when we can, we will invite existing volunteers to fill positions first. Unfortunately, we do not anticipate accepting new volunteers until spring 2021 at the earliest.

Where can I volunteer during the pandemic?

We encourage you to check out Volunteer Central Oregon https://volunteercentraloregon.galaxydigital.com/ for other volunteer opportunities in the area as well as online and at-home opportunities.

Volunteers enrich our library in many ways. They bring enthusiasm, added talent, and fresh perspective to the library. Volunteers contribute to sound working relationships with recognized agencies as well as with community groups and organizations. The countless hours of volunteer service represent not only a tremendous monetary value to our libraries, but an immeasurable value in service to our local and global communities.

Want to Know?

  • How DPL gets over 2 million items circulated in a year?
  • How the latest technologies work in a library setting?
  • What it feels like to be a part of a fun and community minded group?

Want to Serve?

  • Shelve books
  • Pull customer requests
  • Select books for home bound customers
  • Maintain the CD/DVD collection

After your application is reviewed you will be contacted via email from by your local library volunteer liaison to schedule a screening discussion where you will learn more about the library and volunteering. If an email is not provided, you will be contacted by phone.

If you have any questions, please take a look at the FAQ first, then feel free to direct them to:

Judy England - District Volunteer Coordinator
Deschutes Public Library
507 NW Wall St.
Bend, OR 97703
541-312-1039
judye@deschuteslibrary.org

Volunteer

Volunteers enrich our library in many ways. They bring enthusiasm, added talent, and fresh perspective to the library. Volunteers contribute to sound working relationships with recognized agencies as well as with community groups and organizations. The countless hours of volunteer service represent not only a tremendous monetary value to our libraries, but an immeasurable value in service to our local and global communities.

Volunteer Information Center login for current library volunteers.


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