TBF Volunteer Form - 2018
Provide an Email You Check Frequently.
NOTE: All KEY confirmation and assignment details will be sent to this address:
Please RETYPE Email to CONFIRM correct spelling:
Can we use this number to send you text messages as an alternative way to communicate?
What is your T-shirt size:
Which Grade/Label Best Describes You:
Adult (age 18-21)
Adult (age 22+)
How many years have you volunteered at the festival?
7 or more
Volunteer Assignment Details
Volunteers are asked to fill a number of roles during the Festival, most commonly as Author Assistants, Festival Greeters, Festival Guides, collecting TBF Feedback Forms, or working the TBF merchandise table.
You may be asked to take on one or more of these roles, depending upon what shifts you select.
Please check the shift times you are available to volunteer:
Are you willing to work more than one shift?
If you are available all day and would like to be an author assistant at the Festival, please select 5 authors you are interested in working with.
No preference, I will work with any author.
Pénélope Bagieu - Graphic Novels
Charles Benoit - Mystery/Suspense
Robin Benway - Realistic
Jennifer Castle - Realistic
Gloria Chao - Contemporary
Roshani Chokshi - Fantasy
Dhonielle Clayton - Fantasy
Bruce Coville - Fantasy/Fairy Tales, Humor
Eric Devine - Realistic
Cyndy Etler - Biography
Paul Griffin - Realistic
Margaret Peterson Haddix - Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Realistic
Rachel Hartman - Fantasy
April Henry - Mystery/Thriller
Ellen Hopkins - Realistic, Verse
Justina Ireland - Fantasy, Alternative History
Brigid Kemmerer - Fantasy
Brendan Kiely - Realistic
Bill Konigsberg - Realistic, LGBTQ
Alisa Kwitney - Fantasy
Claire Legrand - Fantasy
Barry Lyga - Superheroes, Realistic, Sci-Fi
Taran Matharu - Fantasy, Paranormal
Jon McGoran - Sci-Fi/Dystopia
Dana Mele - Thriller/Mystery
Tamora Pierce - Fantasy
Erin Spencer - Audiobook Performer
Of those 5 authors, which is your first choice?
Please select your first choice
Margaret Peterson Haddix
Of those 5 authors, which is your second choice?
Please select your second choice
Margaret Peterson Haddix
Please let us know of any special needs or accommodations you may require as a volunteer:
IMPORTANT: We cannot guarantee friends will work the same shift. However, if there is someone you would like to work with, please give us his/her name.
Where did you hear about volunteering for TBF?
Nazareth College Connections
Please complete these questions if you are an alumni, faculty, staff, or current student at Nazareth College.
If you are NOT affiliated with Nazareth College, please check NO and scroll down to the next section.
Are you associated with Nazareth College?
If you are associated with Nazareth, please identify your *current* status:
Graduation year (for Nazareth alumni):
If you are a current Naz Undergraduate or Graduate student, please enter the name of the your academic advisor:
Please enter your degree major/concentration:
VOLUNTEER CONDUCT AGREEMENT--Please read each statement carefully.
All TBF Volunteers must attend the mandatory evening training session held at the ARTS CENTER at Nazareth College on Tuesday, May 15th from 6:30-8pm.
By checking this box, I agree to attend the mandatory training session.
As a TBF Volunteer, I understand that I am an ambassador of this organization to both the public and the visiting authors and, as such, will conduct myself in a mature, friendly, and appropriate manner.
The safety of all individuals at TBF is of the utmost importance. I will conduct myself in a way that I will not cause a situation which endangers the mental or physical health of any person, or interferes with the events at the Festival. Furthermore, I will not act in a way which obstructs, disrupts, or physically interferes with the use of the College premises, buildings, rooms, or passages, or any other facility of the College.
If I violate any of these standards, I forfeit my position as a TBF volunteer and may be asked to leave the Festival premises.
By checking this box, I indicate that I have read the statement and agree to the conduct expectations of a TBF Volunteer.
Do Not Fill This Out