They want to help, and help they do.
Moving tables. Stacking chairs. Playing with children. Registering readers. Prepping crafts. Shelving videos. Straightening, straightening and more straightening. A core group of five teen volunteers is keeping busy helping the Summer Reading Program run smoothly at Parker Williams.
They have one theme in common: They want to help out.
“I decided to volunteer here because I wanted to get involved in the community and help out,” second year volunteer Annie Pham, 14, says. Annie especially likes working in the children’s area “because I get to hear them have fun.”