Service Opportunities

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Barista – this is a part time, compensated position

Coffee Company Baristas support the mission of the Library through their service at Elizabethtown Coffee Company. Baristas are responsible for providing high levels of customer service to Coffee Company customers, making & serving high quality beverages, maintaining a clean & welcoming environment, providing fingerprinting services, and answering basic Library questions.


Board Member – The Library board of Trustees is in place to protect and advance the mission of Elizabethtown Public Library through effective governance.  A detailed description, including qualifications for members of the Board of Trustees, may be found by clicking here:Board Roles and Responsibilities


Children’s Services Assistant – this is a volunteer position

The Children’s Services Assistant will support the Library mission to children and their families by providing customer service to Library users, preparing for story times and other programming events, coordinating various children’s activities, and more.


Computer Helper – this is a volunteer position

Many people use the Library who have no other access to computers or personal devices. Often times they need help with their projects, setting up email accounts, formatting documents, etc. If you would like to volunteer as a computer helper to work side-by-side with those who need help, please specify that on your application form.


Friends of the Library Bookstore Clerk – this is a volunteer position

The Friends of the Library Bookstore is open when the Library is open. If you would like to staff the bookstore during the week, please complete the attached application and someone will be in touch about scheduling a time for you to work.


Friends of the Library Book Sorter & Book Sale – this is a volunteer position

Many hours of work go into preparing inventory for the bookstore and sorting books for the annual book sale.


Library Volunteer – this is a volunteer position

The Library has many areas for volunteers to serve. If you would like to be contacted about current needs and are willing to fill in where the Library needs you most, please click this link for the general Library Volunteer instructions and application.


Youth Services Program Assistant – this is a volunteer position

The Youth Services Program Assistant will help with preparations for youth services planning, coverage of the youth services area during programming and assisting families visiting the youth services Library as they pursue their purpose for vising the Library.