Teen area at the library


The library is fully open for service and in-person programs, and the Teen Department has resumed the popular Teen Volunteer program. If you’d like to participate, please introduce yourself by filling out a quick online form, Click Here for Volunteer Interest Form.  Then, your Teen Librarian, Nike, will be in touch.

The program offers a flexible schedule and is tailored to participants areas of interest,  process orientated, project based. It is very supportive, hands on, collaborative… and fun!

  • Plan and execute activities at the Library
  • Help out with crafts and displays
  • Do outreach with other local organizations
  • Create flyers and informational/ learning material
  • Use the library catalog to help to manage the collection
  • Learn job, life, & communication skills
  • Meet new people
  • Serve as a community role model
  • Flexible schedule
  • Create thematic book displays
  • Initiate, build, and grow longer term and larger scale showcases and community efforts (Such as art exhibitions, a new Teen Magazine, and installations like the Haunted Book Cellar!)



Any other questions or suggestions?

Email Nike Desis, Teen Librarian, (pronounced niki, she/her) at ndesis@oldlymelibrary.org