Volunteer Opportunities for Youth


Why volunteer at the library?

When you volunteer at the Piscataway Public Library, you will:

  • Learn new skills and gain work experience
  • Earn community service hours
  • Make new friends
  • Make a positive difference in your community

School Year Opportunities

Applicants must be between 11 and 17 years of age and must be Piscataway Residents.

Volunteers work up to one hour per week for 6 weeks in the Children's Department at Kennedy Library putting away a variety of children's items.

Applications for the 2019-2020 school year volunteer program will ONLY be available at the children's desk at Kennedy Library from September 3 through October 30.

Application selections are on a first come first served basis from September to June.


Summer Opportunities

We have currently filled our need for summer volunteers. Please visit us in September to pick up an application for our school year volunteering opportunities.


Teen Advisory Board (TAB)

The Teen Advisory Board (TAB) is a volunteer opportunity for Piscataway residents in grades 6-12. This is a school year opportunity that runs from September to June. Volunteer commitments include one meeting a month, helping the Children's Department with programs, creating and running programs for Teens, and community outreach events. Please contact Erica Krivopal at ekrivopal@piscatawaylibrary.org for more information.