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Year-Round Book Donation Worker at Central Library


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Last updated on May 1, 2014

Do you like browsing in used bookstores? Come share that joy! The Friends of the Arlington Public Library hold semi-annual book sales to raise money to support a variety of Library activities, including the summer reading program for children and the community read, Arlington Reads.

Preparing for the sales is a year-round task. Donated books, magazines, and media items are unpacked, sorted, priced, and re-packed for the next sale. In addition, the donation processing team keeps the used bookstore stocked with materials that sell for $1.00 or less.

Eight to ten hours of training are provided Monday-Friday 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

We need people able to lift heavy boxes and move heavy carts of materials who also can follow established guidelines for pricing items. We ask for a six-month commitment that involves working 5-6 hours a week. Those 18 years and older must consent to a background check.

This opportunity is sponsored by: Arlington Public Library

We need volunteers who are free at these times
Weekdays
This volunteer opportunity is available to the following types of volunteers
Adults (26-54)  Adults (55+)

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Contact Person:
Barbara Dean, Volunteer Coordinator, (703) 228-7688, (email)
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Address:

 1015 North Quincy Street
Arlington, VA 22201
(See a map)

Directions:

   Nearest Metro/Subway Stop: Virginia Sq or Ballston,
  Walk distance (in minutes): 10

Web Site: http://www.arlingtonva.us/Departments/Libraries/Libraries...

Miscellaneous Information

CVN Friendly?
No
For Spanish / non-English speakers?
No
Wheelchair accessible?
Yes
METRO rail accessible?
Yes
Last updated on May 1, 2014


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