If you are interested in making a meaningful contribution to a community organization while having fun, please fill out the form below or give us a call at 315-265-7230. Whatever your talents and interests, we could use your help! The Friends of the Potsdam Public Library is a non-profit 501(c)(3) corporation, dedicated to supporting the library through book sales, operating a brick and mortar bookstore and an Amazon bookstore, hosting events, etc. 

There are a lot of different types of volunteer positions at the library:

  • shelving books
  • English tutoring or adult basic literacy and math tutoring
  • working at the Friends’ bookstore (more details below), or helping with online Amazon sales
  • watering plants
  • basic household repairs
  • furniture refinishing
  • organizing storage
  • photography
  • writing content for this website or social media

Become a Friend of the Library

  • assist with annual book sales
  • help sort our book donations
  • volunteer at the book store
  • internet book sales/auctions
  • marketing an event
  • art and design
  • become a part of our board