To preserve local history for the future, volunteers required to either interview people about their stories or to come forward to talk about being part of the Town in the past. In relation to Wick and surrounding area
Castlebay Library is looking for book-loving volunteers to help launch their new Home Library Service, Caraidean Leughaidh, for Barra and Vatersay! Western Isles Libraries is looking for volunteers to help connect the library with people across Barra and Vatersay - those who may not be able to reach Castlebay Library due to being housebound for some reason.
If you enjoy books and reading, and like to meet and talk to people, then this volunteer opportunity may be for you!
As a member of the HMS Unicorn Collections Team, you will provide an invaluable role in improving knowledge associated with the collections and fostering their accessibility. This role provides an opportunity to get experience within a museum environment and to learn about collections management, care, and storage. You will also get the chance to learn how to use Axiell Collections Management Systems.
As part of this role, you will be provided with ongoing training opportunities and will develop an excellent attention to detail, good organisational and communication skills, and computer literacy. As a member of the HMS Unicorn volunteer team, you will also get the chance to meet other people and be invited to different group social events throughout the year. You can also become involved in other areas of the ship's life including maintenance, engagement events, and visitor services.
You’ll be part of a team of warm friendly volunteers helping to deliver a valuable housebound service to people unable to get to their local library, whether as a result of long/short-term disability or mobility issues, illness or caring commitments. We would like to provide library resources and information with your help to potential service users who are at present unable to enjoy the library and its services.
Wick Heritage Society is a very popular facility promoting the heritage of Wick. It is run by dedicated volunteers and welcomes new members to help support this wonderful local facility. Can you offer a couple of hours a week to Meet & Greet the public and help with customer service to tourists and members of the public
To use own car to collect pre-packaged books from the local Culture PK library throughout Perth and Kinross and deliver them to to library clients. Return the already read books back to the library. Often conducted in pairs so being able to drive may not be a requirement.