Current Volunteer Openings

Are you part of a group that would like to give back to the community? Broomfield Library is looking for enthusiastic community groups to help clean children's toys on the 4th Saturday of each month from 2-4pm. Groups can volunteer for one month or many. Get in touch to find out more!
Afternoon Reading Fun (ARF!) Volunteer: The Children’s Library is looking for warm and caring volunteers with trained therapy dogs who love children and work well with other animals for our Afternoon Reading Fun! (ARF!), our read to a dog program for school age children. ARF! takes place weekly for children in K-5th grade. ARF! is an ongoing program which relies on committed volunteers to come in each month for scheduled dates. If you are interested in interviewing for a volunteer position, please contact Kirsten at
Afternoon Reading Fun (ARF!) Lead Volunteer: Do you enjoy helping kids and being around dogs? We are looking for a lead ARF volunteer (no dog required) to help make our dog/kid storytimes run smoothly. Get in touch for more details! This takes place every Thursday from 3:45pm-5pm from September to May.
Depot Museum Education Programs Volunteer: We are looking for reliable volunteers, who love to share their enthusiasm for Broomfield history and the community, to become Education Program Volunteers at the Depot Museum. Click here to learn more! 
Depot Museum Docent: We are looking for reliable volunteers, who love to share their enthusiasm for Broomfield history, to become our new Depot Museum Docents. Docents will guide school tours and help patrons visiting during the day. Click here to learn more!
English Conversation Group Facilitator: We are looking for a compassionate and engaged volunteer to help with our English Conversation Group from 9:30-11 a.m. on Wednesdays. Our English Conversation Groups are a safe place for patrons to practice their English conversation and grammar. 
Jr. STEAM Volunteer: We are looking for an adult volunteer to help with STEAM related activities from 3:45-5 p.m. on the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of the month (January-May). This volunteer must enjoy working with kids, ages 5-8, and be reliable; no special STEAM skills required. Get in touch to learn more! 
Open Hours Volunteer: Broomfield's makerspace, inventHQ, is looking for Open Hours Volunteers. Open Hours Volunteers will assist with Open Hours including greeting patrons, giving tours, and assisting staff. Volunteers should enjoy working with the public of all ages. Click here to find out more!
Repair Cafe Volunteer: Broomfield's makerspace, inventHQ, is looking for volunteers to help with their Repair Cafe. Volunteers should be knowledgeable and experienced with a variety of hand tools and crafting tools. Volunteers must enjoy working with the public and have the ability to work with all ages. Click here to find out more!
Teen Advisory Board Volunteers: We are looking for new Teen Advisory Board (TAB) members! To find out more and to apply, click here!

Library & Cultural Affairs Volunteer Program

Interested in volunteering at the Library or Cultural Affairs? We are looking for committed and enthusiastic teens (14+) and adults who want to make a difference in their community. Volunteers will assist staff with basic clerical duties and/or participate in community programs. Opportunities can include:

  • Shelve and straighten materials
  • Assist with preparing marketing materials - stuffing brochures, cutting flyers, etc.
  • Assist in counting, sorting, arranging, and re-stocking IRS forms in the front lobby during tax season
  • Assist with very basic clerical tasks such as cutting out bookmarks, photocopying, and filing
  • Assist with various Children's programs (Summer Reading Program open to teens 12+)
  • Book group facilitator
  • English conversation group facilitator
  • Computer tutor
  • Teen Advisory Board member
  • Program helper
  • Greet patrons visiting exhibits in the Auditorium
  • Museum Docent
  • Home Service volunteer
Please also consider joining the Broomfield Library Friends Foundation.

How to get involved

Please contact the Volunteer Coordinator, Katherine Skeels at 720.887.2333 or

Court-Ordered Community Service

Please call the Community Service Recording at 720.887.2367 or email 

Qualifications for court-ordered community service:
  • Broomfield residents
  • English language fluency
  • Offenses which are non-threatening, non-violent, not drug-related, not theft-related, and not sex-related
  • Please provide all the requested information
  • Weekend hours are not available.
Carrie, Ruth, and Margaret have a combined 93 years of volunteering at the library. They have been volunteering together each Wednesday for the past three decades. Come volunteer at the library and meet lifelong friends.