Teen Volunteers

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**Please Note**

  • All Community Service opportunities are for South Country Library patrons only. All others seeking community service hours must visit their home library.
  • Any paperwork needed to be signed can be done so Monday to Thursday from 1:00 to 5:00 pm at the Young Adult Desk, unless prior arrangements have been made. Please call ahead to ensure someone is available.
  • All requests for additional community service projects beyond what is offered must be made at least one week in advance to the YA Librarian. Additional projects are not always available and depend on the library’s needs.

Mather Hospital’s Frontline Staff Workers Can Use Your Help!

  • Please send cards, create video posts or make posters (8.5×10) of encouragement or gratitude for hospital staff to help keep us their morale.
  • Any cards, videos or posters can be sent to: Public Affairs, Mather Hospital, 75 North Country Road, Port Jefferson, NY 11777 or email to CSANTINI@NORTHWELL.EDU
  • Community service will be given to all Young Adults that submit a card.
  • Volunteers are needed to clip and sort coupons that will be sent to military families on bases in the United States and abroad. You may earn a maximum of 2 hours of community service once a month. Coupons are available in the YA Department.

Book Reviews

  • Read a new YA Book (fiction, non-fiction, graphic novel, e-book or audiobook). Submit a review to earn a certificate for 1.5 community service hours. You can do a maximum of 3 book review a month. Books can be found in the library catalog or on Overdrive  Please fill out the review form and return it to the YA Desk. Book Review Form
  • Please note: Reviews on Manga will no longer be accepted for Community Service.
  • Assist the Young Adult and Reference Department with various projects. Projects are on an as needed basis. Please fill out the application and return to the YA Desk.  Volunteer Application