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Volunteer Opportunities

PPL is looking for volunteers to help with our annual illustration exhibit:
“The Art of Rube Goldberg.” The exhibit will be running from Friday, August 3rd – Saturday, September 15th.

Job description:

Rube Goldberg Inventions USPS stampGallery volunteers will sit at a table in the gallery and answer questions that come up about the exhibit.  They will pass out stickers to visitors and occasionally give directions to other things in the library (i.e. restrooms, reference desk).  There are a few components to the exhibit that people might have questions about.

Orientation and training will be provided.

Shifts are Monday through Saturday:

  • Shift 1: 10:00am-1:30pm
  • Shift 2: 1:30-4:30pm

If you are interested in helping out, please complete this google form:

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Portland Public Library relies on a network of volunteers, both behind the scenes and interacting with the community. If you are interested in volunteering with us, please complete the Application and mail or bring in to any location. If we have something available that is a good fit, we will be in touch!

Thank you for your interest in helping Portland Public Library!