March Art Exhibit: Avon High School AP Studio Art Student Art Show

Friday, March 1 - Sunday, March 31

This month in our Gallery we are proud to feature the Avon High School AP Studio Art Student Art Show. You will see work from these talented young artists:  Hannah Boruchov, Mia-Sun Floryan, Emma Jepsen, Hayoung Lee, Ksenyia Nosenko, Hayoon Park, Carlyn Perry, Rhiannon Richmond, Kiran Senthilnathan, Alicia Wang, and Hayley Yaros. Please make sure […]

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Sunday Computer Classes

Sunday, March 24 at 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday, repeating until Sunday, March 24, 2019

Sunday, 3/10/19, 2:00 pm, Beginners Mac Sunday, 3/17/19, 2:00 pm, Intermediate Mac Sunday, 3/24/19, 2:00 pm, Photos for the Mac We’ll spend time working with Apple’s built-in photo management application. During this workshop, we’ll cover importing, editing, sharing, as well as organizing photos into albums and making slideshows.. Classes taught by Sue Werner Avon resident, […]

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Teen Advisory Board

Tuesday, March 26 at 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

AFPL Teen Advisory Board A great way to get your volunteers hours!  Tuesday March 26th, 6:00-8:00 PM Drop in for teens in Grades 9-12. What do we do? Snack and discuss future teen programs and test out games & program ideas. This month’s snack: TBD Future meetings Tuesday evenings in the Teen Room on:  4/30, […]

Someone Must Wash the Dishes: An Anti-Suffrage Satire (Performance & Talk)

Wednesday, March 27 at 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Many women fought against getting the vote in the early 1900s, but none with more charm, prettier clothes—and less logic—than the fictional speaker in this satiric monologue, written by pro-suffragist Marie Jenney Howe, back in 1912. “Woman suffrage is the reform against nature,” declares Howe’s unlikely, but irresistibly likeable, heroine. A post-performance lecture puts her zany arguments in historical context.

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Teen Games Unplugged

Wednesday, March 27 at 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, April 24, 2019

  Teen Games Unplugged Open for teens in Grades 7-12. Drop in to the Teen Room. Come play fun group and card games: Exploding Kittens, Telestrations, Superfight, We Did Not Playtest This, & more!  Candy for participating. CANDY FOR WINNING  Wednesdays from 3:00-4:00 PM on these dates: Feb. 6th, 20th, & 27th, March 6th, 13th, & 20th April […]

Celebrate National Library Week with us!

Great programs all week (plus a couple the following week, because we love to over-achieve!) Special thanks to the Friends of the Avon Library, Mitnick Trust, and an anonymous donor for sponsoring these events! No registration. All ages welcome. First come, first seated.

Online SAT and ACT test prep with your library card!

Method Test Prep is a comprehensive self-paced program proven to raise scores in the SAT and ACT. 

“Take Care of Yourself” Mental Health Programming offered by Avon Library & Avon Senior Center

Program list and grant details enclosed!  The Avon Free Public Library and Avon Senior Center is pleased to announce they have been selected to receive a All of Us Research Program Community Engagement Award from the National Network of Libraries of Medicine.  The $12,500 award is designated for a year-long series to explore 10 key concepts in […]

AvonCon

April 27, 2019, 11am-4pm All ages, free admission. No registration. Cosplay encouraged. AvonCon 2019’s theme is Harry Potter! #AvonCon2019 nearly finalized! Confirmed programs as of 2/2019: Birds of Prey Live Bird Event History of Witchcraft in Connecticut Lecture Calligraphy Sessions Draw-off with Matt Ryan of Free Lunch Comics, Spelling Bee Caricature workshop with Matt Ryan of […]