Teens help kids practice reading in a safe and fun environment. In-person meetings are offered at the Poirier and the City Centre branches.
During this summer session, we are happy to accept students who have finished Grade 8 or Grade 12 as teen volunteers, and kids who have finished Kindergarten or Grade 4 as young readers.
Tuesday Sessions at Poirier
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm | July 4 to August 22
Thursday Sessions at City Centre
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm | July 6 to August 24
- Must be at least 14 years old and in grades 9-12*
- Volunteer hours count towards community service hours
- New volunteers are required to undergo a criminal record check at the Coquitlam RCMP detachment
*During this summer session, we are happy to accept students who have finished Grade 8 or Grade 12.
Apply as a Teen Volunteer
- Must be in grades 1-4*
- You will be notified that your child has been accepted or placed on a wait list
- Parents of Little Buddies must remain in the Library during each session
*During this summer session, we are happy to accept kids who have finished Kindergarten or Grade 4.
Apply as a Little Buddy
For more information, email Librarian Chris Miller.