The Dover Public Library has a variety of volunteer opportunities. The Library works to place Volunteers in a position that reflects their interests and/or skills. Volunteer placement is based on the qualifications of applicants and the needs of the library at any given time.
Volunteer opportunities exist in every department, such as:
Preparing for children’s craft times
Maintaining the discarded book sale shelf
Shelving library materials
Assisting in Summer Reading preparation
Copying and distributing brochures and signs
How to Apply
It’s easy! Volunteer applications are available at the Circulation Desk
Volunteers must be Dover Public Library card holders. Return completed applications to the Information Desk or mail to:
Dover Public Library
525 N. Walnut St.
Dover, Ohio 44622
Once you’ve turned in your application, you will be contacted by the Volunteer Coordinator about the possibility of volunteering with us. Working with you, the Library can match you with the right volunteer opportunity.
We’ll Work with You
Whether you have a few hours a week or would only like to volunteer on an occasional basis, the library will work with you. Weekly Volunteers are requested to work a minimum of 2 hours per week. Special Project Volunteers will be called on an “as needed” basis. Short term volunteer opportunities are available for individuals who are seeking to fulfill volunteer requirements for school or other organizations.