Become a Volunteer with the Friends

Dewey's Cafe volunteers

The Friends of the Alameda Free Library is an all-volunteer organization that provides essential support to the Library’s programs.

You’d be surprised at the variety of talents and abilities that are helpful to our organization. There are tasks that can be done from your home or at the library, on your computer, or talking to people. You can read about all of our current volunteer opportunities here:

Click on the button below to fill out our volunteer interest form, and our volunteer coordinator will contact you soon. Email if you have any questions. We look forward to speaking with you on how you can help!

The Friends of the Alameda Free Library participates with a variety of Employer Volunteer Programs matching your volunteer time with corporate gifts. Let us know if your company offers these programs and we’ll be happy to coordinate with your HR department.

Please note that volunteers must be at least 16 years old in order to volunteer with the Friends of the Alameda Free Library.

Areas of Interest

Book Sorting / Book Moving
Book Sales / Books for Friends
Dewey’s Friends Cafe
Communications & Public Relations
Friends @ Home Online Programming
Friends Board of Directors