In Person & Independent Teen Community Service Opportunities
Are you a student in grades 6-12 who needs community service?
The following opportunities are now available and open to East Providence residents!
October 28th Pumpkin Stroll (In Person & REGISTRATION REQUIRED):
Volunteer at our third annual Pumpkin Stroll to earn community service hours! This program is open to East Providence residents in grades 6-12. Sign up for either the 3-6pm shift or the 5-8pm shift here (scroll down to the bottom of the page). Costumes are encouraged but not required! Please plan to arrive on time and stay for the full shift. If you have any questions, contact Lisa Perry, Teen & Reference Services Librarian, at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 401-434-2453.
Service Project for RISPCA (In Person):
Our successful summer program making a variety of items for the animals at the Rhode Island Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals is back for the 2021-2022 school year!. Create toys, blankets, and more to earn community service hours! This program is open to East Providence residents in grades 6-12. This is a drop in program, and while you do not need to register for any of these events, please plan to arrive on time stay for the full session for those dates that you attend. If you have any questions, contact Lisa Perry, Teen & Reference Services Librarian, at email@example.com or by calling 401-434-2453. All available dates and times for this project can be found here on our calendar of events.
Book Reviews and Book Art (Independent):
Read a book from our Young Adult collection (Juvenile chapter books are also acceptable for students in grades 6-8) and write a review to help other teens find a great book to read! Reviews must be a minimum of 150 words. You may also design a piece of art inspired by the book (poster, alternative book cover, short video, etc.). You will earn three hours of service for each approved submission (limit two per student, per school year). You can drop off book art or reviews at Weaver Library or Riverside Library with this form. Submit your finished digital book art or review along with the form to Lisa Perry, Teen Librarian, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Forms must be completed and all submissions approved before service hours will be given.
Young Adult Books
Graphic Novels and Manga
Use your library card to access online help with homework, studying for an exam, or understanding today’s lesson. Math, Science, Social Studies, and English – all levels including AP.
Tutor.com tutors are available through our website (Kids page & E-Library) every day from 2:00-10:00.