Volunteer

Thank you for your interest in volunteering at Bernardsville Public Library. We have a limited amount of work that can be done by volunteers, and we are very grateful to those volunteers who help us improve the level of service we can offer our patrons.

Volunteer Position(s) Now Available (updated 8/12/19):

The Friends of the Bernardsville Public Library are seeking board members in the following positions:

Vice President. The Vice President of the Friends of the Bernardsville Public Library is accountable for performing the duties of the President in her absence, such as creating the agenda for the monthly meetings, holding the monthly meetings, and addressing immediate board business that cannot wait for the President’s return.  The VP is also the liaison with the Bernardsville Library Foundation, including attending monthly meetings and providing summaries of the Friends’ activities to the Foundation board as well as Foundation summaries to the Friends’ board. The VP also takes an active role in Friends’ committees.

Public Relations Committee Chair. The Public Relations Committee Chair of the Friends of the Bernardsville Public Library is accountable for setting the strategy and leading the Public Relations committee in meeting the PR needs for the Friends. This includes the use of both print (such as flyers, bookmarks, sandwich boards, and news articles) and social media (such as Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram) to advise the community of upcoming events and programs sponsored by the Friends as well as post event pictures and thank you’s. The public relations committee also sponsors the events for National Friends of the Library week  in October.

If you are interested in joining this active group, please email: Friendsbernardsvillelibrary@gmail.com.


Currently, there are no library volunteer positions available.  When there are positions posted, please click here to download our Volunteer Application. Drop it off at the library or email it to librarian@bernardsvillelibrary.org. We will get in touch with you if we think you are a good fit. Volunteer positions are updated on an ongoing basis, so please check back regularly if you’re interested in working with us.