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Volunteering is Living

Karen and Earl, you're golden! You know you'll catch more flies with honey than with vinegar. You're such cutups — you're the bee's knees! Your enthusiasm is infectious and you brighten the day of just about everyone you encounter. But, you can't do that sitting on your duff at home, right?! A rolling stone gathers no moss. Your duffs have no moss! You volunteer!!!

OK, let's not put the cart before the horse. Speaking of horses, we never look a gift horse in the mouth. A hearty THANK YOU is due to you both and not just because volunteer appreciation week is wrapping up. Volunteers like you help your Library with 60,000 hours each year! You understand that many hands make light work. We'd be in a pickle without you and all of the volunteers who help with:

  • Process Donated Books
    • Book & Media Sorting Volunteer
    • Children’s Book Sorting Volunteer
    • Children’s Book Sorting Volunteer Assistant
    • Box Building Volunteer
  • Shelve Books
    • Book Distribution Volunteer
    • Circulation Volunteer--Morning
    • Circulation Volunteer--Afternoon
    • Monticello Library Volunteer (Pre-Opening)
    • Monticello Library Volunteer (Post Opening)
  • Provide Books to Families & Kids
    • Online Sales Research Volunteer
    • Online Sales Inventory Volunteer
    • Online Sales Listing Volunteer
    • Online Sales Shipping Volunteer
    • Bookstore Unpacking Volunteer
    • Bookstore Stocking Volunteer
    • Bookstore Cashier—Regular Schedule
    • Bookstore Cashier—On Call Substitutes
    • Used Book Sale Sign In Desk Volunteer
    • Used Book Sale Door Greeter/Membership Checker
    • Used Book Sale Ambassador
    • Used Book Sale Floor Supervisor
    • Used Book Sale Merchandiser
    • Used Book Sale Cashier
    • Used Book Sale Counter and Dolly Runner
    • Used Book Sale Box Builder
    • Used Book Sale Non-Profit Clerk
    • Used Book Sale Packer/Unpacker
  • Support Library Programs
    • Civic Engagement Events Volunteer
    • Colorin Colorado Volunteer
    • English Language Learning Volunteer
    • Maker’s Space Volunteer
    • Reference Librarian Volunteer
    • Summer Teen Volunteer
    • Tech Tuesday Volunteer
    • Young Adult Advisory Council Volunteer
    • YS Materials Cleaning Volunteer
  • Work in Library Offices
    • Creative Services Volunteer
    • Data Entry Volunteer
    • Genealogy Research Volunteer
    • Library Foundation Volunteer
    • Program Management Volunteer
    • Recruiting & Placement Volunteer

We don’t judge a book by Its cover! Karen and Earl, we know you're young at heart and still plenty spry. Do any of your friends want to help? Please have them fill out a Volunteer Application form. For full descriptions of each position, please contact Volunteer Coordinator Ron Zluticky and then hit the early-bird special! 

Thanks again! 

“Only a life lived for others is worth living.” — Albert Einstein

Karen and Earl, you're golden! You know you'll catch more flies with honey than with vinegar. You're such cutups — you're the bee's knees! Your enthusiasm is infectious and you brighten the day of just about everyone you encounter. But, you can't do that sitting on your duff at home, right?! A rolling stone gathers no moss. Your duffs have no moss! You volunteer!!!

OK, let's not put the cart before the horse. Speaking of horses, we never look a gift horse in the mouth. A hearty THANK YOU is due to you both and not just because volunteer appreciation week is wrapping up. Volunteers like you help your Library with 60,000 hours each year! You... Continue »

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