The Van Meter Public Library is always looking for volunteers. There's lots to do, from helping process new books, assist during a program, organize, and more. Your volunteer activities will be crafted to fit you and want you want out of your time here! Fill out the form below and submit it to the Library Director.

    Volunteer Application

    Volunteer Application

    Phone: (515) 996-2435

    Recurring Programs

    Teen Time, Wednesdays at 3:30 p.m.
    Teens in grades 6-12 are invited to join our rotating teen programs every Wednesday. Dallas County Conservationist visits are open to all ages, but children under 10 must be accompanied and supervised by an adult or responsible older sibling.

    • 1st week of the month: Craft
    • 2nd week of the month: Dallas County Conservationist (Nov.-Mar.)
    • 3rd week of the month: Tabletop Game
    • 4th week of the month: Activity
    • 5th week of the month: Surprise!


    Monday 10:00 – 5:00
    Tuesday 12:00 – 8:00
    Wednesday 10:00 – 5:00
    Thursday 12:00 – 8:00
    Friday 10:00 – 5:00
    Saturday 10:00 – 3:00
    Sunday Closed