New Chapter for Disabled

Way Library in Perrysburg forms book club The Way Public Library in Perrysburg is partnering with Wood Lane to lead a book club designed to accommodate the needs of adults with intellectual or developmental disabilities. Called the Next Chapter Book Club, the group is an affiliate of an...

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Aging Out of Sensory Storytime

How libraries can provide services for teens and young adults on the autism spectrum Members of the Scotch Plains (N.J.) Public Library Next Chapter Book Club meet weekly at a local coffee shop with library volunteers. In just three years, Cheryl Smith’s 18-year-old son Carson is headed “off the...

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Book Club is Not Just About Reading

​Corrie Sahling ​An hour at a coffee shop reading a book means a lot to the members of the Next Chapter Book Club. “Book club is amazing, I tell you,” club member Chelsea Bauman said. “I’m loving every part of it.” The Next Chapter Book Club, based in Westminster, provides opportunities for teens...

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