Volunteer at the Sharon Public Library


Adult volunteers are encouraged to reach out to the Friends of the Sharon Public Library. Please print and complete an application form and then return it to Library Director Lee Ann Amend at Lamend@ocln.org.

Opportunities for Adults are usually reserved for working with the Friends during their fundraising events.. Information about the Friends of the Sharon Public Library.

Please contact Library Director Lee Ann Amend at 781-784-1578 x 1425

Ages 12-17

As of May 2022, the Youth Services Department does not have any open volunteer positions. Please check back in Fall 2022. 

The Student Community Service program is designed for students who live in Sharon and are interested in volunteering at the Sharon Public Library to complete their community service requirements. Interested students should print and complete an application form and return it along with any community service requirement forms, to the following:

Youth Services Librarian Allison Riendeau, or call (781) 784-1578 x1430

Due to the abundance of requests by student volunteers, each student placed in a volunteer position will serve only one time per week.

Volunteer English Tutor

English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Literacy Program

The Sharon Public Library has partnered with the Stoughton Public Library to offer an English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) adult literacy program. By volunteering your time to help adult learners improve their English reading, writing, speaking, and listening comprehension, you can significantly improve the quality of someone's life and provide an important community service.

Volunteer Commitment:

Commit to 1 orientation session and 12  hours of virtual training
Volunteers are expected to meet with their students for 2 hours per week for one year.



Hold a high school diploma or GED
Be able to Speak English clearly
Be sensitive to the struggles of adult learners

If you meet these qualifications and are interested in becoming a tutor, you can learn more by emailing stliteracy@ocln.org or calling (781) 344-2711.  More information for tutors can be found at the Stoughton Public Library website.