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Volunteer For Storytelling Fesitival - Multnomah County Library

People love to hear a good story: Why not volunteer at Tapestry of Tales, Multnomah County Library's Annual Storytelling Festival!

Choose from three different events and a variety of positions. Simply sign up by responding to this message or calling 503-988-5731. Hear good stories and help the library!

Monsters, Music and More: A Family Song and Storytelling Concert with Bill Harley

Friday, Nov. 21, 2008

Parking Lot Monitor: Two volunteers needed to direct people from the parking lot to the entrance of the building.  Must be willing to work outside regardless of weather; wear appropriate clothing. Shift is from 6-7 p.m.

Ticket Collector/Evaluation Distributer & Collector: One volunteer needed to collect tickets at the door, distribute evaluations prior to event and collect evaluations at the end of the event. Shift is from 6-8:30 p.m.

Ushers:  Four volunteers needed to greet attendees, answer questions and direct attendees to available seats (2 of these volunteers will specifically help patrons needing wheelchair access).  After the performance they will help direct attendees during the book-signing. Shift is from 6-10 p.m.

Interested in helping?  Contact Multnomah County Library, Volunteer Services at  [email protected] or call 503-988-5731


All events are available for volunteers 16 years of age or older

All positions are directly working with the public; volunteers must enjoy interacting with people from a wide diversity of backgrounds

Wear comfortable, casual clothing; since jobs will be dealing with the public, please wear clothing that is neat and clean

For more information about Tapestry of Tales visit:

June Bass