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Salt Spring Island Public Library Childrens’ Program Volunteers

Salt Spring Island Public Library Childrens’ Program Volunteers

There are many opportunities in the library for volunteers who like working with children, from StoryTime and ToddlerTime, to our Spring and Summer Break Camps, to our Youth Writing Workshop.  Previous experience working with children is desirable, and a criminal record check is required.  Training and ongoing support is provided.

To find out more please contact:

Contact:           Nikky McCarvill, Librarian

Phone:             250-537-4666 ext. 225

Email:              nmccarvill@saltspringlibrary.com

Website: www.saltspring.bc.libraries.coop

 

By |April 10th, 2017|Children & Youth|

SSI Water Preservation Society- Graphics and Writing Support

SSI Water Preservation Society needs help with graphics and writing!

Writer:  This position will require two volunteers to write short articles for our newsletter on  subjects related to protecting watersheds or other water-related subjects. We can help you get started. This position can be done at your convenience and is a one-year commitment.

Graphic Designer: We need someone who can design flyers for our events and/or layout our newsletter.  This person would be familiar with a graphics design program of their choice.  We are looking for someone with graphic design skills. This position can be done at your convenience on an ongoing basis.

Volunteering for SSI Water Preservation Society means that you will contribute towards protecting the drinking water sources on SSI.

Contact: Maxine, President
Email: ssiwps@gmail.com
Phone: 250-537-1577
Website: ssiwaterpreservationsociety.ca

By |April 10th, 2017|Administration, Environment|

Salt Spring Island Public Library Saturday Supervisors

Salt Spring Island Public Library Saturday Supervisors

Supervisors provide reference and information services at the Information Desk at the Library, assisting patrons in finding books, using public computers, and accessing online databases. Supervisors are also responsible for opening and/or closing duties, and supervising other volunteers on shift.

Volunteering as a Supervisor is a great way to get to know other volunteers and members of the community. It is quick-paced, dynamic, and different every day! Shifts are either 9:15 am – 1:15 pm, or 1 – 5 pm, with the possibility of shorter shifts.

To find out more about these positions and to volunteer please contact:

Contact:           Nikky McCarvill, Librarian

Phone:             250-537-4666 ext. 225

Email:              nmccarvill@saltspringlibrary.com

Website: www.saltspring.bc.libraries.coop

By |April 10th, 2017|Administration|

Salt Spring Island Public Library Student Volunteers

Salt Spring Island Public Library Student Volunteers

We are looking for students (or students of life) available for volunteer shifts on Saturdays, especially in the afternoon. Duties include shelving and circulation desk work, as described above.

To find out more about these positions and to volunteer please contact:

Contact:           Nikky McCarvill, Librarian

Phone:             250-537-4666 ext. 225

Email:              nmccarvill@saltspringlibrary.com

Website: www.saltspring.bc.libraries.coop

 

By |April 10th, 2017|General|

Salt Spring Island Public Library Shelvers

Salt Spring Island Public Library Shelvers

Shelvers sort and reshelve Library books and other materials, as well as assisting with other odd jobs around the Library. Shelvers must be able to stand, bend, and lift.

Volunteers generally work one shift per week, either morning from 9:15 am to 1:15 pm, or afternoons 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm. Regular weekly shifts are available, as well as spare positions, being available to fill in when regular volunteers are unavailable.

To find out more about these positions and to volunteer please contact:

Contact:           Nikky McCarvill, Librarian

Phone:             250-537-4666 ext. 225

Email:              nmccarvill@saltspringlibrary.com

Website: www.saltspring.bc.libraries.coop

 

By |April 10th, 2017|Administration|

Salt Spring Island Public Library Mail Delivery Volunteers

Mail Delivery

We are looking for able-bodied volunteers to deliver the Library’s outgoing mail to the post office in the afternoons. This could mean one volunteer who delivers the mail every day, or it could mean signing up to deliver the mail only on one or two appointed days. 

To find out more about these positions and to volunteer please contact:

Contact:           Nikky McCarvill, Librarian

Phone:             250-537-4666 ext. 225

Email:              nmccarvill@saltspringlibrary.com

Website: www.saltspring.bc.libraries.coop

 

 

By |April 10th, 2017|Administration|

Salt Spring Seniors Services Society Board Members

Salt Spring Seniors Services Society needs Board members.  The Board is made up of 7 or more people aged 55 or older who have a desire to support activities on Salt Spring Island which enhance the lives of Seniors.

By |March 22nd, 2017|Board Work, Seniors|

Salt Spring Parks and Recreation Commission Board Members

The Salt Spring Parks and Recreation Commission (PARC) always needs volunteer members to serve on the Commission.

By |March 22nd, 2017|Governance|

Salt Spring Island Emergency Social Services

Salt Spring Island Emergency Social Services (SSIESS) mission is to provide a community based provincial emergency response program for those impacted by emergency or disaster. Our goal is to help people begin to re-establish themselves as quickly as possible after a disaster or emergency, including meeting their basic survival needs, re-uniting families and providing accurate up to date information.

By |March 22nd, 2017|Social Services|

Connecting Generations is looking for Mentors

Connecting Generations is a program in its 8th year in our school district.  Our vision is “To connect generations through shared pursuits”.  Find out about opportunities to get involved.

By |March 17th, 2017|Children & Youth, Education|

The Core Inn Youth Centre – Salt Spring Community Services

The Core Inn Youth Centre is looking for mature, reliable, energetic volunteers who have experience working with youth to carry out general duties, prepare food and offer youth related activities in a welcoming, supportive, inclusive atmosphere.

By |March 17th, 2017|Children & Youth|

The Wall Climbing Gym- Salt Spring Island Community Services

Share your energy and climbing skills with like-minded islanders.  The Wall Climbing Gym at Salt Spring Island Community Services is in immediate need of up to 10 volunteers as voluntary supervisors for public climbing and group climbing sessions (i.e., school groups and birthday parties).  Duties include collecting fees, supervision/safety, and belaying (safety roping).

By |March 17th, 2017|Children & Youth, Sports & Recreation|