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Volunteer with us!

We appreciate your interest in volunteering for Westerly Library and Wilcox Park. As a private non-profit organization, we rely on volunteers to help achieve our mission. Every year over 100 people of all ages contribute their time and talents.

We offer a range of opportunities, from helping staff sort materials, shelve books, assist patrons with their genealogical research, reading to children, weeding gardens, watering plants and much more.

If you would like to become a volunteer please click here to fill out the application and click the submit button. If it does not allow you to submit, please fill out, download the form and email to If you prefer to print and fill out the form, please return it to our Circulation Desk. We ask that you wait patiently while we find the right volunteer opportunity for you. Upon placement you will be required to attend an orientation/emergency training meeting.