June Art Exhibit: Then and Now by Tatiana (Taty) Elwood Our June exhibit, by Tatiana (Taty) Elwood, is entitled Then and Now. A native of Venezuela, Taty is a local artist specializing in art for interiors and exterior design, as well as custom art commissions. She is also the author and illustrator of a children’s […]
Join us for a film series that examines Freedom of the Press. Films start at 1:30; those that include a discussion afterwards are noted. Film discussions will be led by Bob Kagan, Professor of Communication at Central Connecticut State University and the University of Hartford. 6/22 His Girl Friday, (No rating) 6/29 Good Night and Good […]
Roundtable book discussion with Stephen McGrath, CCSU History Department. Please read The Americanization of Ben Franklin before this event. This is one of the many events in our “Examining Freedom of the Press” series designed in partnership by the Avon Free Public Library, Avon Historical Society, and Avon Senior Center, with support from Avon High School.
An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, June 26, 2018
One event on Tuesday, June 26, 2018 at 6:30pm
One event on Thursday, June 21, 2018 at 6:30pm
Classes start at 6:30 pm; no registration required. PLEASE bring your own device to class. The library has iPads that you may check out for the class and then use at home. Classes will run 90 minutes. Tuesday, 6/19/18, Troubleshooting the macOS Want to know if you still need to go to the Apple Store […]
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 HOW WE ROLL by Natasha Friend on Thurs. June 28th from 5-6 PM in the Teen Room. Sign up […]
Announcing our CT 1818 grant series programs! These events are funded by a grant from CT Humanities and designed in partnership with the Avon Historical Society. Events will be held at multiple locations within the town of Avon. Programs are free, no registration. The Avon Senior Center is a supporting partner of this series.
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 […]