Although the children I read to are not in school yet, the parents and caregivers are teaching them that reading is very important. The library helps to develop a sense of caring for the community. My goals were achieved because I was able to help others. I was able to read to children and help them to make connections with the book. The children were able to show their comprehension level by creating characters from the reading, singing songs and dramatic play. The library staff was able to benefit from me being there because the staff had more time to spend with other patrons. I was able to help the library staff by re-shelving books, watering the plants, assisting patrons with computers and helping to find books. When I was told by the library how much that appreciated my help, I knew I had met all of my goals.
I learned so much from volunteering. I learned that the library offers so many great programs and activities free of charge. I know that a little goes a long way, so helping out even a little will make a difference. The library set goals and put together policies to address... [continues]
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