Hosted by: United Way of Wyoming Valley
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The United Way of Wyoming Valley is partnering with the Wilkes-Barre Area School District and the Osterhout Free Library on a school-based library program. We are looking for a School-Based volunteer to assist a youth librarian from the Osterhout Library with the program.
•Commit to 2 weeks a month with morning sessions from 9:00 am - 11:15 am and/or afternoon sessions from 1:30 pm- 3:00 pm running Monday through Thursday at Kistler Elementary School.
•Assist the librarian with lesson and arts and craft activity.
•Help organize books children have read before and after each session.
•Must have Act 34: PA Criminal Record Clearance, Act 151: PA Child Abuse Clearance, and Act 114: FBI Fingerprinting Clearance.
•Comfortable working with Pre-K through 1st grade students.
•Volunteers will know their time is making a difference with young children who otherwise might not have access to critical library resources.
•The children enjoy story time and literacy rich activities and will have access to more age-appropriate books in the school setting.
Please email or mail a letter of interest as well as a copy of all background clearances (Act 34: PA Criminal Record Clearance, Act 151: PA Child Abuse Clearance, and Act 114: FBI Fingerprinting Clearance) to:
United Way of Wyoming Valley
Attn: Ashley Morrow
100 N. Pennsylvania Ave., 2nd Floor
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701
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