Volunteer Opportunities

2nd-Saturday Giant Book Sales / Ad Hoc Committees / Advisory Council / Annual Meeting Committee / Board Of Directors / Books For Babies Committee / Box Tops For Education / EB Friendshop / Extra Giant Book Sales / Friends’ Shop / Fundraising Activities / Holiday Luncheon Committee / Labels For Education / LC Friends’ Shop / Membership Committee / Newsletter Committee / Nominating Committee / Public Relations Committee / Publicity Committee / Researching Resale Value / RRR Chamber Of Commerce Events / Scholarship Committee / Sorting And Pricing / Volunteer Recognition Committee / Web Site Committee /

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.” ~ Margaret Mead

Including its Board of Directors and Advisory Council, Friends comprises entirely of unpaid member volunteers. This commitment to the community, and belief in the critical importance of literacy, unite our members and allow for more financial support of Rio Rancho’s public library programming.

Come join the fun! Pick from these, and more, volunteer opportunities:

  • Annual Meeting and Volunteer Recognition Luncheon each April
  • Books for Babies program
  • Distributing collected Box Tops and Labels For Education
  • Evaluating Scholarship Award applications from Rio Rancho City’s library staff
  • Friday giant book sales held in March, June and September at Loma Colorado Main Library
  • Giant book sales the second Saturday of each month in Loma Colorado Main Library’s auditorium
  • Holiday Luncheon on December 4, 2015
  • Membership applications
  • Newsletters creating, mailing and/or distributing
  • Other fundraising activities
  • Participating one or more Thursday mornings (between 9-11:30 a.m.) with sorting and pricing donated books
  • Publicity Committee
  • Representing Friends at Rio Rancho Regional Chamber of Commerce events
  • Researching resale values of higher-value donated books
  • Serving as an Advisory Council member
  • Serving on our very active Board of Directors
  • Stocking the Friends’ Shop in Loma Colorado Main Library
  • Stocking the Friendshop in Esther Bone Memorial Library
  • Updating web site content
  • Working in the Friends’ Shop in Loma Colorado Main Library

Friends of the Library of Rio Rancho is a very busy and dedicated team of individuals. All are passionate about literacy. All actively work towards our vision of fully funding world-class programs provided by a world-class library system to a fully and highly literate Rio Rancho community.

Please email us at info@FOLRR.org or use the form below to obtain more information!

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“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.” ~~~ Margaret Mead

 

Phil Saturday Book Sales volunteers Dan Modeling Commemorative T-Shirt