June Art Exhibit: Then and Now by Tatiana (Taty) Elwood

Monday, June 4 - Saturday, June 30

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 […]

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Freedom of the Press Film Series: His Girl Friday

Friday, June 22 at 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

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 […]

Freedom of the Press: The Enigma of Ben Franklin

Tuesday, June 26 at 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

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.

Mac Classes with Sue Werner!

Tuesday, June 26 at 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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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 […]

How We Roll cover and author picture of Natasha Friend

June’s Teen Readers Unite Book Discussion: HOW WE ROLL with Natasha Friend, the author

Thursday, June 28 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 HOW WE ROLL by Natasha Friend on Thurs. June 28th from 5-6 PM in the Teen Room. Sign up […]

From Congregation to Constitution: The separation of church and state in Connecticut

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. 

AFPL Farmers Market: grown by farmers. run by librarians.

Farmers Market

              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) […]

AFPL Local Author Festival

Local Author Festival

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 […]