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Earn $150 and service learning for telling YOUR story!







  • learn how to talk about race & racism
  • tell YOUR story
  • build a social justice community
  • gain leadership skills & new perspectives


  • Start : February 23, 2015
  • End : May 23, 2015
  • Mondays + Wednesdays, 4:00-6:00 PM


Application Deadline is FEB 13, 2015.

For more details, check out the linked flyer!

Make Your Summer Count – Volunteer!

volunteersWe are looking for reliable, creative, and motivated teens for a fun and intensive summer volunteer experience.  Volunteers will assist with library programs, help design and present a program for teens, and gain or improve the following skills: project management, money management, public speaking, instruction, publicity, and more.  Get a jump on those required volunteer hours and have fun at the same time @ your library!

Application Requirements:

  • Must be 14 years of age and enrolled in high school
  • Must attend volunteer orientation Mon, 6/23
  • Must attend and present a program for teens on Fri, 8/1
  • Must be able to: work well with others, be a self-starter, and be reliable

To Apply:

  • Fill out an application and turn it in at your local Seattle Public Library by 6pm Sat, 5/31.
  • Note on the front of the application that it is for the Summer of Volunteering at the Southwest Branch Library.

Contact Cheresse (206-684-7455)
at the Southwest Branch for more information.