Festival of Books Volunteering
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Festival of Books Volunteering

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logo for festival of booksThe Southeast Wisconsin Festival of Books held at University Wisconsin – Milwaukee, Waukesha Campus Library (1500 N University Drive, Waukesha, WI 53188) is a community celebration of literacy and the arts, where local and national authors and readers of all ages come together to enjoy presentations, performances, creativity, and conversation.

This is a free community-wide event which is organized by the University Wisconsin – Milwaukee at Waukesha. Emerging Leaders are excited to volunteer at this annual event to promote Emerging Readers and children's literacy.

Join us Saturday, November 5, 2022 for this family-friendly volunteer event to:

  • Read aloud to children
  • Bundle books for local children
  • Write notes of encouragement

Register to Volunteer

Sign up for one shift or both!

Cafeteria lunch vouchers will given out to all volunteers. Lunch will be from 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. with a show for children.


Sat., Nov. 5 • 9-11 AM   Sat., Nov. 5 • 1-3 PM   

Questions? Contact Audrey Kanthack at 414.263.8187 or email.