Ongoing/Upcoming Volunteer Opportunities with EPL

Saturday, April 13 at the Main Library 10am to 3pm -  PEPL "pop up" in celebration of National Library Week (April 7 to 13, 2024)

We are looking for volunteers who are willing to sit at a greeter table to raise awareness of PEPL, promote EPL's online swag store, encourage people to donate to EPL, and give away stickers/bookmarks. 


Anyone one in the community who wants to support EPL can volunteer! If you are interested in volunteering for an hour or two on that day, please email secretary@eplpartners.org with your availability. Our hope is to have at least 2 greeters for each hour between 10am to 3pm.

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. 

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

Robert Crown Library is looking for volunteers with sewing and knitting skills. Dates & time are flexible.

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. Contact Cherie Asante at casante@cityofevanston.org if interested. 

Help with free book distribution:  Help EPL staff organize and distribute books at various free book distribution spots across Evanston.  Contact Cherie Asante at casante@cityofevanston.org if interested.