Friday, April 25 -- CLOSED for staff training


New Museum Passes are available at the Circulation Desk

  • Beardsley Zoo, Bridgeport CT
  • Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art, Amherst MA
  • Norman Rockwell Museum, Stockbridge MA

Learn more about Museum Passes

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Don't forget to visit the Booktique !

Hundreds of great books at great prices! Need a book to bring on a trip? A quick gift? Have a child or grandchild who needs some books to read? The Booktique is open to buy books at our low book sale prices all year round!

Brought to you by the Friends of the Library

Proceeds fund library programs and resources for the collection

Coming soon...




Summer 2014

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Library News and Events

Nook HD Tablets Now Available for Checkout!

The library has several Nook HD tablets for you to check out for up to three weeks! Four are pre-loaded with adult and teen books, and two have children’s books pre-loaded. You can also use the Overdrive app to check out downloadable library books. Use the Library catalog or give us a call to reserve your Nook HD today!

FREE Downloadable e-Books
Project Gutenberg offers over 42,000 free ebooks: choose among free epub books, free kindle books, download them or read them online.

Click here to go to the Project Gutenberg site and start downloading free books today!

Need some reading inspiration?
Visit our Staff Picks page for more recommendations and book descriptions!

Are you new to computers?
Need a little help? Check out our Computer Rookie web page for tips and tutorials!
Click here.

Are you tech-savvy? Have a way with Word? Excel at Excel?
Share your knowledge with others...become a Library Computer Lab volunteer!
Visit our Library Employment page for more information.

Click here to get started.
Download Magazines from Zinio
Choose from over 50 popular magazine titles in digital format to read on your computer, tablet or any internet-enabled device such as a smartphone or e-reader.
Zinio is generously funded by the Friends of Avon Library.

Thursday Afternoon Classic Film Series Every Thursday at 1:30pm.
Come join us for a free movie and refreshments. Co-sponsored by the Friends of the Avon Free Public Library and the Avon Senior Center. No registration necessary.




Mar. 6th - The Misfits

Mar. 13 - Jeremiah Johnson

Mar. 20th - The Sting



Mar. 27th - My Fair Lady

Apr. 03 - The Call of the Wild

Apr. 10th - Grumpy Old Men



Apr. 17th - Going My Way

Apr. 24th - The Bridge on the River Kwai

May 8th - Captains Courageous


Location: Avon Library Community Room


For more information, call (860) 673-9712 x213 or check out our Event Calendar.

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