Annual Volunteer Recognition Reception
6 pm - October 24 @ Prince of Peace Parish Hall
16000 W. 143rd Street, Olathe, KS 66062

It's that time again to thank our 2014 library volunteers.  Once again, by popular demand, it will be catered by Johnny's BBQ!  Dinner will begin at 6 pm, followed by the program including presentation of youth volunteer certificates and announcing the Nancy Quinlisk Chandler Award.

Everyone is welcome to bring family members.  Invitations will be mailed soon, but registration is now being taken for the 2014 volunteers.  Everyone is welcome to bring family members.  You do not need to let us know if you are not coming...only if you will be attending.  

Registration is being taken now...there are three options to register...go to the events page @ www.olathelibrary.org and click on the volunteer dinner link.  Fill out a registration form for each family member that will be accompanying you.  For example, if you are bring three family members, you would fill out four registration forms.

You may also register by emailing rpatterson@olatheks.org or calling her @ 913-971-6879.  Again, indicate the total number in your family that will be attending. 

Volunteer Applications

Volunteer applications are available at the circulation desk or at the links listed below. Volunteers must be 13 years of age or going into the eighth grade. Several volunteers are involved in family volunteer projects — children involved in this type of project may be younger than 13 years of age if working with an adult.  Volunteers are a vital part of the library.  In 2013, 536 volunteers worked a remarkable 11,872 hours, surpassing the previous year's record of 10,540 hours.

Court-appointed volunteer hours are not applicable to this agency.

Interested volunteers can submit an online application at the links below, or for further information, contact Rita Patterson, rpatterson@olathelibrary.org or (913) 971-6879 at the Olathe Public Library or Madison Ediger @ mediger@olathelibrary.org or (913) 971-6833 at the Indian Creek Branch Library. 

Your application will be kept on file for six months.

Regular Volunteer |  Family Volunteer |  Summer Volunteer