Reading Buddies

Reading Buddies (2)
Teens help kids in grades 1-4 practice reading in a safe and fun environment. Sessions run virtually in February to March, July to August and October to November. 

The upcoming sessions will be offered on Zoom (virtual). Each participant will need a computer with speakers (or headphones), a microphone and a web cam. 


Virtual - Tuesday Sessions
Oct. 12 - Nov. 23 
4:00 - 4:45 pm
Virtual - Wednesday Sessions
Oct. 13 - Nov. 24 
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.