VolunTEENS

Building Community

The McKinney Public Library strives to impact lives and build a sense of community. We understand the power of service and the impact working on a community project can have on the lives of those involved, especially our youth. We are excited to share our passion for service by providing an avenue for those opportunities.

Benefits

  • Credit for volunteer hours that may be reported to your needs at school
  • Building a strong and resilient community

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Opportunities

Registration through Voly is required. Background checks can take up to two weeks to come through. Court appointed hours cannot be fulfilled with this program. 

Your Role

  • Participate in community service projects.
  • Assist in teen and youth programs through preparation, set-up, implementation, and take-down.
  • Shelf-read books to make sure they are in order.
  • Pulling holds.
  • Other library duties as needed.

Requirements

  • Must be a student in grades 6 - 12.
  • Professionalism while volunteering (e.g. no cell phones, shorts, flip flops, or tank tops).
  • Court appointed hours may not be fulfilled with VolunTEENS at this time.