Howard County Library System
Library Grandparent - Guest Reader

Position Title: Library Grandparent - Guest Reader

Branch: Central, East Columbia, Elkridge, Glenwood, Miller, Savage

Department: Children’s Services

Major Responsibilities
  • Select books appropriate for children, ages 2-5.
  • Read books aloud to children on a drop-in basis, either in small informal groups or one-on-one. Express an enthusiasm for reading.

Training: Provided by children's instructors, if needed
  • Must enjoy spending time with children.
  • Experience reading aloud to children.
  • Respect for diverse lifestyles, cultures, religions, and values.
  • Cooperate with Library staff.

Length of commitment: At least six months 
Time Involvement:  Two hours each week
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