Volunteer Opportunities at the Library

Would you like to help the library?

Join the Friends of the Hood River County Library and participate. In the fiscal year 2018-2019, there were over 1600 volunteer hours recorded at the library. Contact volunteer@hoodriverlibrary.org or 541-387-7067 if you are interested in one of our volunteer spots, or fill out this volunteer application and be contacted soon.

Volunteer positions available:

  • Book covering and repair. This group meets every Tuesday at 9:00 to prepare new books for the shelves and to repair damaged books. (Come in the alley way door to join us.)
  • The Dirty Book Club:  Meets the 2nd & 4th Wednesdays at 1:00 to clean those dirty children’s books.
  • Entrance Display: Creates fresh displays for the library foyer each month.
  • Processing all donated books: for ongoing sales, the annual book sale, and for the “free” carts.
  • Processing all incoming materials for the library: covering, taping books, marking cds.
  • Shelving: all returned books.
  • Book sales: organizing, set up, and staffing for the annual 3-day book sale.
  • Hood River Reads: a massive, annual undertaking with many volunteer opportunities.