Due to a fire in Walworth Town Hall on Monday 25 March, the Walworth One Stop Shop, Cuming Museum and Newington Library are closed. Alternative locations are now available for many affected services.
Libraries and Young Volunteers
During the summer holidays libraries will hold a number of activities for children. We are giving the opportunity for young people aged 13 to 17 to assist library staff to deliver these activities.
- Assist library staff during the Summer Reading Challenge
- Provide children with prizes each time they read a book
- Listen to children tell you what they liked about the book
- Assist library staff during children's events
The Benefits - Volunteering in libraries can assist you to gain:
- the Duke of Edinburgh's Award, Volunteers Section
- the vInspired Awards
- experience of working in a local authority
- improved personal skills
Parental permission and a reference is essential.
To make an application contact:
Click on this link to find out more about volunteering in Southwark Libraries.