Thank you for your interest in volunteering at the Erlanger Branch of the Kenton County Public Library.

We do not accept court-ordered community service volunteers.
We do accept students volunteering for High School community service hours

If you are a teen in 8th grade or higher please indicate which areas are you interested in:
 Assist with children’s craft preparation, programs and projects. During the summer teens can help for a two hour shift one day per week. Organize and alphabetize books on carts in the Children’s Department Assist with teen’s craft preparation, programs and projects Book care volunteer

If you are an adult, please indicate which areas you are interested in:
 Read with children to improve their reading and language skills. (“Reading Buddy” programs take place Monday afternoons and Saturday mornings) Assist with craft preparation, programs, and projects for library programs for teens Assist with setup, refreshments, and cleanup at library programs for adults Provide unique programming activities for the public (e.g. craft demonstrations, travel discussions, financial literacy) Assist patrons with basic computer skills Book care – process books, pull lists of books, provide basic book repair, etc. Clean and dust books and shelves


Your Name (required):

Street Address:

Apartment Number:




Zip Code:

Telephone Number:

When is the best time to call you?

We will contact you by email to set up an appointment to talk with us.

Email Address (required)

How did you find out about volunteer opportunities at the Library?


Emergency Contact Person:


Emergency Contact Home Phone:

Emergency Contact Work Phone:

Emergency Cell Phone:


Reference #1: (non-relatives at least 18 years of age)



Email Address:


Reference #2: (non-relatives at least 18 years of age)



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Have you ever been convicted of a crime that has not been expunged or pardoned, other than a minor traffic violation?
 yes no


Education & Skills:

Highest grade completed:

College degree(s):

Do you speak any other languages including sign language? If yes please list:

Are you willing to interpret programs in those languages?
 yes no

Which computer programs are you comfortable working with?

Special skills, talents, or training:

Availability: (Please check all that apply)
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Volunteer & Employment History

Current or most recent occupation:

Have you volunteered for the Kenton County Library before?

Do you have any other volunteer experience?

If so, where did you volunteer and what did you do?

What interests you in volunteering at the Kenton County Public Library?

If you are under 18 years of age, please print and complete a copy of the "Parental Consent Form" to bring with you to the interview.

Your Message

Please read carefully before submitting application:
(required for all volunteers)

The information provided in the Application for Volunteer Services is true, correct and complete to the best of my knowledge. If accepted as a Volunteer, I understand that any false information given may result in my dismissal. I agree to abide by the policies of the Kenton County Library as set forth in the Volunteer Handbook. I understand that my failure to do so may result in dismissal from the Volunteer Program.
 By checking this box, I agree to the above

Parents of Volunteers under 18 years of age are asked to attend the first meeting with the volunteer coordinator and their child. A signed parental consent permission form will be required.

Thank you for completing this application!
We welcome your continuing interest and support of the Kenton County Public Library.

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