If you want to volunteer for a specific task/time or have questions about volunteering, email email@example.com or talk to Darin when the tool library is open.
Great way to get involved with your community. Bonus! First tool selections! ( ie you get a lawn mower if it comes in! Or whatever your tool of choice is!) Work off fines!
Saturday Front Desk. 9:00 AM — 2:00 PM Help check tools in and out and keep the line moving. Inspect tools and cables. Assist in tool selection. Socialize and have a good time! (Partial shifts are fine!)
Tuesday Evening Front Desk: 5:00 PM – 7:30 PM Help check tools in and out and keep the line moving. Inspect tools and cables. Assist in tool selection. Socialize and have a good time! (Partial shifts are fine!)
Drop-in Volunteer Tasks – Come to the tool library and help out any time we’re open!
- Tool cleaning and maintenance
- Filing and other office work
- Cleaning & organizing the tool library
- Sorting donations
- Front desk (if someone else isn’t already scheduled)
Outside the Library – You can still volunteer, even if you don’t have time to spare during our open hours.
- Tabling at events
- Posting flyers for workshops and events
- Organizing workshops
Other opportunities include:
- Data entry (putting new tools in the system)
- Tool repair
- Special events (e.g. the annual tool sale and other fundraisers)
- And more!
ALL levels of experience are welcome – we’re happy to help you learn as needed!
There are also monthly board meetings. Email info@northportlandtoollibrary if you’re interested in discussing fundraising, strategic planning, or other topics with the board.