Please complete this application form if you are interested in becoming a Mead Public Library volunteer. Once you complete the form, click the submit button at the bottom. Once you have submitted your application, we will review and reach out to you within 1 week. Thank you for your interest in volunteering with Mead Public Library!

About You

We require the following information for the purpose of helping our staff use the most respectful language when addressing you. This also helps us to understand our volunteer population better, as well as fulfill grant reporting requirements. Please provide the  answers that apply best to you. Thank you!

Email Preferences

We like to keep volunteers informed of important news, schedules, and volunteer opportunities by email, however will not send you any email you prefer not to receive. Use the checkboxes below to select the kinds of email you would like to receive from us.


Please indicate the days and times you are usually available to volunteer.

Emergency Contacts

Please provide us with at least one emergency contact for yourself.

Employment Information

IF APPLICABLE, Please provide us with your current or most recent employer.

Background Check Disclosure

Volunteers increase the library's capacity to provide service to Sheboygan area residents without great increases to expenditures. In addition to managing its expenditure in the best interest of Sheboygan residents, the library must manage its risk. As a volunteer, you agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless and release Mead Public Library, City of Sheboygan, Mead Public Library Foundation, Inc., Friends of Mead Public Library and their elected and appointed officials, officers, employees and authorized representatives from and against any and all liability, loss, damage, expenses, costs (including attorney's fees) arising out of or in any way attributed to the volunteer activities performed whether on or off library premises.


By signing this agreement, you acknowledge that you have read it in its entirety, have given the terms due consideration, understand the terms, and understand that you are freely and voluntarily giving up certain rights. Your signature indicates that you acknowledge that this agreement shall be binding upon all of your successors, heirs, assigns, receivers and the like. Your signature indicates your approval to allow Mead Public Library designee to contact references or employers related to service as a library volunteer. Finally, your signature indicates your approval to allow Mead Public Library designee to conduct a yearly background check related to your service as a volunteer. A background check is required for all adult volunteers of Mead Public Library.