Vista Grande Public Library Located in southeastern Santa Fe County, New Mexico, we foster life-long learning in a supportive community environment
Library Hours
Sun - Mon: Closed
Tues: 10 - 6
Wed - Fri: Noon - 6
Sat: 10 - 4
14 Avenida Torreon
between El Dorado Community School & Adam Senior Center
(505) 466-7323
The Vista Grande Public Library is staffed by a full-time staff Library Director, a part-time Library Assistant and a volunteer corps of more than 40 people who love the library. These dedicated volunteers enjoy interacting with the patrons and helping promote the library.  
 
The areas of volunteer opportunities include:
  • Circulation Desk – greet patrons, process check-ins and check-outs, shelve books
  • Children’s programs – assisting the After School Reading Program coordinator, the Story Time coordinator and the Summer Reading Program coordinator
  • Teen/Adult programs -- creating or assisting with programs for teens and grown-ups
  • Cataloging - processing purchased and donated materials into the collection
  • Book Donation Day - assisting with intake and processing of donated materials on monthly donation day
  • Special Events – fundraising events such as Summer Fling Ice Cream Social/Silent Auction and book sales
  • Technical support – join the committee that oversees the updating of all computers in the library and plans for system enhancements
  • Shelf Reading – checking the shelves to make sure the books are in the correct place
  • Library Committees - assisting Library Director/Library Board with organizing, coordinating, fundraising, communication and more
  • And more!
Volunteer meetings for training and updates are held several times a year with the Library Director.
 
If you have some time to spare and would like to become involved with the library, please contact us for more information. A Volunteer Application is available to download (at right) or at the Circulation Desk. For more information, please call 466-7323 to speak with the Library Director.
Content Last Updated 2/24/2017


 
Interested in volunteering at the Library? Or tutoring children after school in reading, math or science? Call the Library at 466-READ (7323), or download an application here.

 
Adult Volunteer Application
Youth Volunteer Application

 

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