Ongoing/Upcoming Volunteer Opportunities with EPL

Friday, June 21st 6:30-8:30pm Black Family Game Night at Robert Crown Library. Event information here. Volunteers will tally scores and help pass out food.  Contact Cherie Asante, EPL volunteer coordinator at casante@cityofevanston.org, if interested.

Saturday, June 22nd 3:30-5:30pm Drag Queen Bingo at the Main Library. Event information here. Volunteers are needed to help set-up and check people in.  Contact Cherie Asante, EPL volunteer coordinator at casante@cityofevanston.org, if interested.

Wednesday, June 26th 5:45-7:45pm Children's Activity Time at Robert Crown Library. Volunteers help lead games and crafts for children. Contact Cherie Asante, EPL volunteer coordinator at casante@cityofevanston.org, if interested.

Sunday, June 30th 12:30-2:00pm Willy Wonka Craft Time at the Main Library. Event information here. Volunteers help patrons with crafts.  Wonka will play at 2pm if you'd like to stay and watch! Contact Cherie Asante, EPL volunteer coordinator at casante@cityofevanston.org, if interested.

Thursday, July 11th AND Thursday, August 1st 3:00-5:00pm Tween Crochet N' Slay at Robert Crown Library. Event information here. Volunteers need some crochet experience and can do one or both sessions. Contact Cherie Asante, EPL volunteer coordinator at casante@cityofevanston.org, if interested.

EPL staff could use PEPL volunteers at their EPL table/booth on....


Friday, August 2, 2024 First Friday Mason Park, 5:30-8:30pm.  The request is for one PEPL volunteer for this event. 


If you can serve as a volunteer please email secretary@eplpartners.org.

2nd Saturday of the month 10am-1pm at Robert Crown Library- Repair Cafe is looking for volunteers to repair small appliances & electronics, sew or mend, bike repair, jewelry repair, knife sharpening and book conservation and restoration. Contact Cherie Asante, EPL volunteer coordinator at casante@cityofevanston.org, if interested.

Volunteer Photographer: Take pictures once a month or so for the EPL website. EPL staff would be editing and posting the photos. Contact Cherie Asante, EPL volunteer coordinator at casante@cityofevanston.org, if interested

Serve as Greeter at EPL: Contact Cherie Asante, EPL volunteer coordinator, if interested at casante@cityofevanston.org. You would receive training for this volunteer role which is open to adults only. 

Post flyers for EPL events: Help organize, deliver and hang flyers at various locations around Evanston. This volunteer opportunity is open to anyone 14 or older. A car or bike is helpful, but walking is doable.  Contact Cherie Asante at casante@cityofevanston.org if interested. 

Main Library Teen Loft support. Varied tasks will be assigned. Contact Cherie Asante, EPL volunteer coordinator at casante@cityofevanston.org, if interested.

Hydroponics support at Robert Crown Library. Tasks vary. Contact Cherie Asante, EPL volunteer coordinator at casante@cityofevanston.org, if interested.

Lego sorting and organizing at the Main Library. Contact Cherie Asante, EPL volunteer coordinator at casante@cityofevanston.org, if interested.