There are several ways to support the school libraries ...

... as MdZ is run on a voluntary basis by parents of children at the European School in Kirchberg.

Do you have books you would like to hand over to the school libraries?

Do you want to support the school libraries by donations?

? Do you want to help the language sections in organizing their libraries? 

Do you want to volunteer in the various tasks of MdZ board?

Tasks of the board

  • Organizing events like the annual book fair, the MdZ stand at the school fete and the christmas market;  
  • Liaising with the school management on library issues;
  • Supporting the language sections; 
  • Overseeing the finances of the association;
  • Communicating with parents on MdZ activities. 

Do you want to help the board?

  • Translating texts, especially EN to FR, EN to DE,  FR to EN, and FR to DE - please state which language combination(s) you can offer! 
  • Editing (correcting) texts in DE, EN and FR - please state your language(s)! 
  • Helping with the website (putting texts and photos online, modifying the information) 
  • Marketing of events and meetings (book fair, AGM), e.g. by putting posters to the school entrances or distributing them in the schools 
  • Helping with the book fair organisation and the MdZ summer fete stand 
  • Promoting MdZ at parents’ evenings and other events (APEEE meeting etc.) 
If you are willing to help the board please send an email to indicating MdZ support in the header and detailing your interest.

Tasks of the language sections

MdZ is divided into several linguistic sections. Each section has a section coordinator who, like other parents working for MdZ, serves on a voluntary basis. 

Do you want to help the language sections

  • Checking the library, identifying books that require repair and making sure the repair is done 
  • Selecting and purchasing new books 
  • Registering, labelling and covering books 
  • Participating in the book fair stand (almost all sections participate) 
  • Supporting the section treasurer to ensure all classes transfer the annual contribution to the section account. 
If interested, please directly contact your language section. The list of section co-ordinators (with e-mail address) can be found under the Language Sections.