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Volunteer Opportunities at Halifax Public Libraries

Ages 12-18

Want to make a difference in your community, meet new friends and learn new skills? 

Most branches have volunteer opportunities, such as Leading Readers Volunteers, Program Assistants and Online Bloggers.

When you see a position listed here, fill out an application form and hand it in to any branch. Note: positions typically become available in September, January and June.


Teen Blogger


Program Assistant


Program Assistant

Teen Coding

Anime Club


Teen Volunteer Project

Program Assistant

Volunteer Opportunities in HRM

For other volunteer opportunities in HRM, see the volunteer listings on HRM Youth.


“Teens say volunteering is important to them because it gives them a new perspective and because they feel compassion towards people in need. Some also believe that if they help others when they need it, then others will help them when they need it in return.” ~ Marcia Stein



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