20 Freestone Avenue
Portland, CT 06480
If you are looking for something worthwhile to do this summer consider
Summer Volunteer Opportunities
at the Portland Library
The Portland Library’s 2014 Internship Program is a volunteer program for
students in grades 6 and up with the intent of providing an enriching work
experience for successful applicants. Intern positions at the Portland
Library will be limited to 25 students who are going into grades 6 and
higher. Selection of Intern Candidates will be based on qualifications and
If you are selected into the Portland Library’s 2014 Internship Program, you
will be expected to attend the mandatory training session on Wednesday, May
21st at 4 p.m.
Intern duties will consist of light office duties, event preparation and
assistance, program promotion, and the registration and reporting of
readers’ progress with summer reading.
All 2014 Interns will receive a certificate of service from the Library
after successfully completing the program.
Please come into the Portland Library and fill out an application if you are
Applications must be received no later than the May 11th deadline to be
See the our teens' Facebook page!
The Young Adult area of the Library is designed
especially to meet the needs of our middle school aged patrons. The
collection is made up of books, audio books, and magazines.
There are nonfiction books with subjects that young teens will especially
find helpful and reference materials for a teen's reading level.
Videos, DVDs, and Music CDs are located in the Adult collection.
is required for all Teen programs.
Nutmeg Award: Chosen by Connecticut’s Youth
Winners will be announced on May 15th and
next year’s nominees will be announced on May 1st.
Click here Nutmeg Award