Eckhart Public Library


The purpose of the Volunteer Services Department is to uphold the mission of Eckhart Public Library by empowering individuals to the productive use of their talents, skills and gifts in providing the highest level of quality service to our patrons.

Help Those Who Can’t Get to the Library to Receive Books and DVDs!

The Outreach Services Materials Puller is a very flexible volunteer position - every other week, coming in anytime Monday-Thursday, during library operating hours. This essential library service to the community involves pulling books and DVDs from the shelves for homebound patrons, daycare centers, long term care facilities.

Love Kids and Books?

The Children's Department has a need for volunteers to assist with story time activities and crafts for children and their caretakers. A once a week, six-month commitment is required for this position.Times Available: Tuesdays, 12:45pm-2:00pm  and  Wednesdays, 12:45pm-2:00pm

Here’s a Way to Get on the Nice List!

The Children’s Department is also in need of a volunteer to play Santa for several story times in December, costume provided. Contact Volunteer Services for more information.

What You Need

Who To Contact

Volunteer Application

Hold Harmless

Coordinator of Volunteer Services
260-925-2414 ext. 507

If you're interested in volunteering, fill out the Volunteer Application including the Hold Harmless Agreement attached to the application. If you're under the age of 18, a signature from a parent or guardian is required. Before placement, individuals 18 years and older will be asked to submit to a criminal background check. Return completed forms to the Volunteer Services Department.