The Amazing Castle™

Thursday, January 25 - Saturday, May 12

Come experience The Amazing Castle™: an interactive medieval exhibit on the floor of the Children’s Room! ** The Amazing Castle™ Exhibit will close 1/2 hour before the library closes ** The free exhibit will be open:  Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays – 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Wednesdays – 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays –  10 […]

Shades of Jane Austen Series: the World of Jane Austen Through Paintings of the Period with Patricia Carr

Tuesday, March 20 at 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Join Patricia Carr for a program on the world in which Austen grew up, mainly rural England.  With the aid of beautiful slides, including many of paintings of the time, Carr will help us enter that world and learn a little more about what life was like for the country gentry. (This event was initially scheduled for 3/13, but moved to 3/20 due to snow).

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Teen Readers Unite Book Discussion: The Night Diary

Tuesday, March 20 at 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Do you like to read Young Adult literature? Do you like reading books before everyone else? Do you like getting a FREE book? Then Teen Readers Unite book discussion group is for you! We will discussion THE NIGHT DIARY by Veena Hiranandani on Tuesday March 20th from 5-6 PM in the Teen Room. Sign up open […]

Shades of Jane Austen Book Discussion Series: Eligible: A Novel

Tuesday, March 20 at 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Avon Free Public Library Shades of Jane Austen Book Discussion Series Tuesday, Mar. 6, 2018, 7:00 PM: Murder at Mansfield Park by Lynn Shepherd Tuesday, Mar. 20, 2018, 7:00 PM: Eligible: a novel by Curtis Sittenfeld Tuesday, Apr. 3, 2018, 7:00 PM: Emma: a modern retelling by Alexander McCall Smith This is a book discussion […]

Spring International Film – “The Lunch Box” starring Irrfan Khan and Nimrat Kaur

Thursday, March 22 at 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

This touching drama from India focuses on a housewife who tries to spice up her marriage by preparing a special lunchbox containing a personal message to be delivered to her husband’s office every day.  Things get interesting when the lunchbox gets delivered to the wrong person. Rated PG with subtitles.