Get Involved

vols02Calling All Volunteers!

Volunteers are our backbone. Their work and dedication assure that the Festival runs smoothly and the attendees enjoy themselves to the fullest.

The Festival offers many volunteer opportunities for individuals as well as for book groups, writing groups, librarians, honor societies, and school service groups.

Volunteers Still Needed… Join Us!

To sign up as a volunteer, please complete the form below. Information and directions will be sent to volunteers prior to the festival.

How many volunteers do we need?

Over 100 volunteers help prepare for and work at the Festival which will be held: Friday, April 26 and Saturday, April 27, 2019

Volunteers are needed for the following activities:

  • Venue Captain (Saturday)
  • Assistant Venue Captain (Saturday)
  • Venue Floater (Saturday)
  • Pre-Festival preparations (distribute posters, signage, balloons, venue set-up)
  • Friday evening event (dinner venue set-up; guest check-in/greeter)
  • Post-Festival break-down (Saturday late afternoon)

Volunteer Form

*** Instructions ***
Please sign up to volunteer and indicate your Interests & Availability (Optional):

Newburyport Literary Festival, A Project of the Newburyport Literary Association
PO Box 268 Newburyport, MA 01950
(978) 465-1257