Share the Joy of Reading with Others!


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Cause Areas

When

Thu Sep 22, 2016 06:00 PM - Thu Dec 08, 2016 08:00 PM

Where

Please askSt. Louis, MO 63127


About

The mission of the St. Louis Arc is to empower people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families to lead better lives by providing a lifetime of high-quality services, family support, and advocacy.

The Next Chapter Book Club provides adults with disabilities the opportunity to read, learn to read, talk about books, and make friends in a fun community setting. Volunteers have the opportunity to facilitate reading for individuals of varying abilities and engage readers in conversations about the book and relate to similar experiences.

Thursdays, Seprtember 22 - December 8, 2016 (no Book Club on November 24)

6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. or 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

We are currently looking for a volunteer to lead our Chesterfield location Book Club, from 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Skills

  • Adult Education
  • People Skills
  • Literacy / Reading
  • Special Needs
  • Verbal / Written Communication

Good Match For

Teens People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1 hour/ week
  • Volunteer Application, Background Screening (18+), Reference Form (under 18), Orientation
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