Reading Buddies

Reading Buddies (2)
Teens help kids in grades 1-4 practice reading in a safe and fun environment.

From February to March, we are hosting Reading Buddies virtually on Zoom. In-person meetings are temporarily suspended due to the recent spike in COVID-19 cases. Participants will need a computer with speakers (or headphones), a microphone and a web cam. 


Feb. 9 - Mar. 9
4:00 - 4:45 pm 

Teen Volunteers

  • Must be at least 14 years old and in grades 9-12
  • Summer sessions: we accept applications from teens who have completed grade 8
  • Volunteer hours count towards community service hours
  • New volunteers are required to undergo a criminal record check at the Coquitlam RCMP detachment

Little Buddies

  • Must be in grades 1-4
  • Summer sessions: we accept applications from kids who have completed kindergarten
  • 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


For more information, email Librarian Chris Miller.