Support the Library


Summer is the busiest time of year for the library, and we need your help! There are many different opportunities to volunteer at the library this summer. Teen volunteers are anyone who has finished grades 6-12.. Adult volunteers are anyone 18+. Thank you!

Here's how it works in 3 easy steps:

1) Click the link below for your age group to see our SignUp on

2) Review the options listed and choose the spot(s) you like.

3) Sign up! It's Easy - you will not need to register an account or keep a password on

Note: does not share your email address with anyone. If you prefer not to use your email address, please contact the library and we can sign you up manually.

Teen Summer Volunteers

Anyone who has finished grades 6-12

Click to View Volunteer Opportunities on

Adult Summer Volunteers

Anyone 18+

Click to View Volunteer Opportunities on

Regular Basis Volunteering

Regular basis volunteering at the library will resume in September. If you are interested in volunteering after the summer, please fill out our volunteer application, and a library staff member will contact you about your application. If you have any questions, you can email Alison at


Thank you for making a difference.

Your gift helps the Indianola Public Library enrich our community and create opportunities for lifetime learning.

Donations and memorial gifts may be made towards the purchase of materials, such as books and audio books, library programs, or items needed for the library.  

If you'd like to make a donation contact Library Director Michele Patrick at (515) 961-9418,, or stop by the library to talk in person.

Your gift is tax-deductible. Mail your donation to:
The Indianola Public Library
207 N. B St
Indianola, IA  50125

Support us also by joining the Friends of the Indianola Public Library Foundation.  Memberships are also tax deductible.