Volunteer at Park Library

Volunteer at Park Library

Parkas Library

Kaunas, Lithuania

This activity is closed, you cannot apply.

Activity description

Kaunas municipality V. Kudirka public library’s Parkas department is an institution of culture, education and information, where documents are collected, administered and saved, information is systemized and distributed. Library access is free of charge. Different events happen in the library: lectures, creative workshops, there is a possibility to learn computer literacy. Main aims: to ensure diversity of information through different channels;  to develop new service and improve service quality;  to participate in creating a new information system for Lithuanian libraries;  to develop international cooperation.

Accommodation, food and transport arrangements

 Volunteering app. 35 hours/week  On-arrival and mid-term trainings  Accommodation in a private room in a shared apartment  Monthly ticket for public transport (if applicable)  Monthly food and pocket money  Volunteer group meetings once/month  Meeting with a mentor once/month  Online and face to face Lithuanian language class  Participating in public solidarity events  Organization of info/promo solidarity events

Training during the activity

On-arri val training; monthl y meetings with your mentor; Lithuanian language classes.

Participant profile

 You like books;  you are communicative, polite, creative;  you like activities with children;  you could teach the basics of a foreign language.

Activity dates

A total of 26 week(s) during the period 01/04/2023 to 30/09/2023

Activity location

Kaunas Lithuania

 Individual volunteering

Looking for participants from

Austria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Germany, Denmark, Estonia, Greece, Spain, Finland, France, Croatia, Hungary, Ireland, Iceland, Italy, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Latvia, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Sweden, Slovenia, Slovakia, Ukraine

Activity topics

Social challenges

Citizenship and democratic participation

Environment and natural protection

Health and wellbeing

Education and training

Employment and entrepreneurship

Creativity and culture

Working against discrimination (including gender discrimination)

Deadline for applications

No application deadline