Volunteer at the Library

Share your love of reading and learning with your community! Whether you want to teach STEM skills in the Makerspace, work in one of our community gardens, or simply work with books, library volunteering has something for you.

Download a Volunteer Application


CCPL offers five library volunteer opportunities. Volunteers must be 14 or older. The volunteer opportunities are:

  • Garden Volunteer
  • Homework Help
  • MakerSpace Volunteer
  • Teen Library Volunteer
  • Summer Meals Volunteer (Chester, LaPrade and Meadowdale libraries only.)  The summer meal program runs Mondays through Thursdays, July 8-Aug. 1, from 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.  On the application, enter the date you are submitting the application and include the phrase "Summer Meals Volunteer."  Please contact the hosting library for more information about the Summer Meals Volunteer program.

To become a volunteer please complete our volunteer application and email it to [email protected]. You may also print it off and return to any library location or mail it to:

Volunteer Program Coordinator  
Chesterfield County Public Library
P.O. Box 297
Chesterfield, VA  23832

You will be contacted once your application is reviewed. If you have any questions please call (804) 717-6264.

Teen volunteer