The Desert Foothills Library is recruiting Valley residents to join its dedicated community of volunteers. These positions include full training and offer fixed schedules for students, retirees, and people of all interests. Some computer skills and the ability to stand for long periods are useful.

The Library is open seven days a week, with opportunities available for all days. Volunteers generally work a 3 to 4 hour shift, assisting in the Library or in Chapter2Books store.

Individuals looking to make a positive impact while being a part of an enriching environment are encouraged to apply.  For more information or to submit an application contact Library Manager Terri Engebretson at or call 480-488-2286.

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The Desert Foothills Library is open to everyone, seven days a week and supports the entire Foothills community with culturally enriching programs, educational events, and quality services.

The Desert Foothills Library is also home to Chapter2Books, the largest used book store in the North Valley. With over 15,000 books, as well as CDs, DVDs, and audiobooks, all purchases and donations help support daily library operations.

The Desert Foothills Library is a 501(c)3 non-profit, privately funded public library – the only privately funded library in the state of Arizona. All proceeds benefit the Library.