Wanted: Volunteers with great enthusiasm! Is this you?

Looking for somewhere to volunteer? Do you want to get involved in your community? Consider volunteering at the library. You’ll love working with our staff and our members, while helping others in a variety of ways. Please note, background checks are conducted on all volunteers 18 years and older.

Questions: volunteer@itpld.org


Volunteer Opportunities Available


Adult Volunteers

When: Immediately

Volunteer opportunities include making reminder phone calls to patrons, taking registration outside programs, staffing different daytime or nighttime programs, and other tasks as assigned. Download an application or pick one up at the Adult Desk.


ESL Volunteers

When: Immediately

Would you like to assist people from around the world in learning English? If you have teaching or tutoring experience or would be interested in assisting students in our English-as-a-Second-Language Lab, we’d like to have you join us. Download an application or pick one up at the Adult Desk.

High School Volunteers

Who: Grades 9-12

When: Immediately

Earn volunteer credit for National Honor Society, 300 Club, or college scholarships. High school students serve as summer reading volunteers and work with the library on special projects and events. Volunteer opportunities are available year-round. Apply now.


Please note: The library cannot accept applicants who need to do court-ordered community service hours. Contact HandsOn Suburban Chicago to learn more about their opportunities for community service hours.