Volunteering at EPL is a life-enriching, rewarding experience, because supporting EPL supports the community we’re all a part of.
Our network spans across Edmonton, so we need and appreciate help with all kinds of tasks. We need volunteers for everything from the simple and technical, to the public and behind the scenes.
Literacy And Learning
Arabic Interpreter: Assist newcomers develop their computer skills. Enhance learning of the participants in EPL's English Language Learners Computer Program by helping participants to follow instructions and activities in the Arabic language.
Reading Rockstars: Show kids how to rock with literacy and technology. As a Reading Rockstars volunteer, you’ll support EPL staff facilitating the Reading Rockstars Program at select Edmonton elementary schools.
Community Expert: Butcher, baker, or candlestick maker – do you have a specialized skill, talent, or hobby to share with your community? Volunteer to design and host a workshop, event or instruction session at the library in your areas of expertise.
Library Access Services
Home Service Volunteer: EPL helps people with reduced mobility access our services through its Home Service program. Volunteers help by bringing library materials to those unable to visit the library.
TechXpert: Are you a tech wizard? Overflowing with digital creativity? Share your specialized knowledge with Edmontonians in creative software, digital media, and other technologies by designing and hosting workshops, events, or instruction sessions in the EPL Makerspace.