Volunteers in the Library: Coordinating their Success

Scheduled Dates

September 17, 2020 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm CDT (Register Now)

Course Description
Status: 

Volunteering can certainly be an experience. Making a volunteer experience truly rewarding takes coordination and care. Learn about the best practices for recruiting, training and supervising volunteers in the library. Get tips and strategies for making the volunteer role beneficial for the volunteer and the organization. We will explore meaningful ways to inspire and celebrate your library volunteers.

Course Type: 
Target Audience: 
Everyone
Prerequisites

None

Learning Objectives
  • Identify the volunteer role in libraries of all types
  • Discuss the library's role in supervising volunteers
  • Utilize tools for identifying and coordinating types of volunteer projects
  • Examine new ways to celebrate volunteer contributions in your library
Homework Expectations

It is designed for individual participation; each individual must register.

Session Information
Session Duration: 
This course consists of one 2-hour session.
Contact Hours: 
2
Instructor
Erin Gray - gray@amigos.org
Fees
Amigos Member Early Bird Fee: 
$70.00
Amigos Member Fee: 
$95.00
Non-member Early Bird Fee: 
$130.00
Non-member Fee: 
$155.00