Volunteering in Sarnia-Lambton


Summer Reading Program ‘Big Buddy’

Posted by on June 9th, 2023



Start Date: 2023-06-29
End Date: 2023-08-29
Length of Commitment: July & August 2023
Time Commitment: 2 hours per week ideally same time each week
Total Days Needed: 9
Minimum Age Required: 14
Training Required: Yes
Training Provided: Yes- Orientation evening Th, June 29th at 7pm
Skills Required: Patient and kind nature Positive and supportive Open to finding different strategies and approaches Strong reading skills Bonus if you consider yourself an avid reader. In this role you are sparking the love of reading.
Activities: You will meet your Little Buddy reader at the front reception of the Sarnia downtown library Together you will find books that match your Little's skill level and interests You will find a quiet spot in the library and spend 20 minutes reading together
Transportation: Yes
Population Served:
Additional Information: Interested volunteers age 18+ are required to provide a clear Vulnerable Sector Record check and AODA certification Teens needing O.S.S.D. volunteer hours are welcome to apply. Grade 8s who will be attending high school in September can count these volunteer hours\ This program is run by Literacy Lambton (103, 180 College Ave. N Sarnia, ON) but is hosted at the Sarnia downtown library branch (Wellington/Christina St.)

Location Details

Street: 124 Christina St. S
City: Sarnia
Postal Code: N7T 8E1
Travel Directions: Located at the corner of Wellington and Christina St. Enter through Christina St. main entrance

Contact Person

Name: Tracy Pound
Position: Executive Director
Email: admin@literacylambton.org
Website: https://www.literacylambton.org
Day Phone: 5193324876
Evening Phone: