Summer Art Exhibit: A Year in the Life on Sub Edge Farm Our July/August exhibit features photos depicting a year in the life on Sub Edge Farm, a family farm in Avon, CT: A YEAR ON THE FARM Our farm is a living place, providing hundreds of people in the Avon area with food and […]
An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Monday, repeating until Monday, August 27, 2018
Every Monday in July and August, from 4pm-7pm, in the library’s parking lot. The market is held rain or shine! View our vendor list here Check Facebook and Instagram for updates before each market!
Meet Galileo! A dramatic portrayal by Michael T. Francis. Galileo is on a book tour promoting his most recent treatise, Siderius Nuncius. This book might just change the world… Galileo Galilei the Starry Messenger is suited for audiences of all ages, bringing the father of modern science back to discuss his most recent discoveries made with his wonderful telescope. […]
Non-Fiction Author Panel featuring Matthew Dicks, Brian Jud, Lisa G. Samia, Laura Noe, Dawn Hoffman, and Twinkle Shah
Monday, August 27th, 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm Please join us for a closing reception to celebrate our summer exhibit, A Year in the Life on Sub Edge Farm. All are invited to stop in – refreshments will be served.
Did you know that your Avon Library card entitles you to free online access to some of the most popular newspapers and news sources, including the Washington Post and the New York Times? Simply visit our online newspapers and exercise your freedom to know!
We’re revisiting the founding era with an exploration of Freedom of the Press. Join us for these grant funded events…
Five things to know about this year’s farmers market: 1) We’re celebrating five years 2) We’re handing out punch cards (visit five times and enter to win a farmers market prize pack) 3) We’re having two Kid’s Days (7/23 and 8/13, with bubbles, sidewalk chalk, and giveaways) 4) […]
This summer’s author line up is ready! The theme for this year’s festival is Inspiration. Our authors will share what inspires them to write, what inspires their characters to act, and anything and everything else related to the theme of discovering and cultivating inspiration. The Avon Library’s Local Author Festival is held each summer from June-August. Writers […]