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About the Teen Department

The Augusta County Library offers an area just for teens. The Teen Zone in Fishersville features its own selection of books, books on CD, Playaways, magazines and internet computers. Relax in an oversized comfy chair and enjoy reading, collaborate with classmates on school assignments or participate in one of the teen programs available at the library. And don’t worry – if you can’t make it to Fishersville, our outlying locations have special collections put together for teens, too. Stop by and ask for more details.

Teen Volunteer Opportunities at the Library

Do you need something to do after school?
Volunteer with us and give back to your library and your community!

As a teen volunteer…

…You will be able to assist with children’s programs, help with the day to day business of the library (shelving children’s books and movies, straightening shelves, making copies), meet new people and earn community service hours for school. Teen volunteers play an important role at the library!

Application Process

Teens between the ages of 11 and 18 are eligible to apply. We will review your application and get in touch with you as soon as possible. The application process is on-going during the school year. Applications for summer volunteering will be made available from May 1-31.

Qualifications and skills:

  • An interest in helping others
  • Willingness to perform a variety of projects and tasks
  • Dependability: willingness to complete assigned projects/tasks
  • Capable of following instructions and working independently
  • Ability to work cooperatively with other volunteers and staff members
  • Be respectful to others and follow the Augusta County Library policies.

For more Information:

If you have more questions about volunteering you can email Elzena Anderson, Teen Services Coordinator at eanderson@augustacountylibrary.org or give her a call at (540)885-3961. You can also stop by the library.

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