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Join Bedtime Math's Crazy 8's where you'll build stuff, run and jump, make music, make a mess... It's a totally new kind of math club. (Season 1) For Grades K to 2 Space is limited, so be sure to sign up online! Signing up for the 1st class signs you up for all 8 Mondays: Sept. 17, 24, Oct 1, 15, 22, 29, Nov 5, 19 (will not meet on Columbus and Veteran's Day because Library is closed). 4:30 to 5:30 pmFind out more »
Join us for art for little explorers and their caregivers! Tuesdays 10:30 am in the Art Studio September 25 October 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30 Please sign up by phone 860-673-9712 ext. 240 or in person at the Avon Free Public LibraryFind out more »
This program was cancelled due to low enrollment Together we will share fall stories, felt boards, rhymes & music! Wednesdays at 10:30 am September 26 & October 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 Ages 4-6 Children sit alone Children's Storytime Room Please sign up by phone 860-673-9712 ext 240 Or in person Mon-Thurs 10-8:30pm, Fri. and Sat. 10-5Find out more »
OPEN ART STUDIO Creative art experiences for children and their caregivers! Drop in 11:00-12:00 or 2:00 to 3:00 or 4:30 to 5:30 October 3, 10, 17, 24, and 31 November 7Find out more »
Starting after Labor Day, the Avon Library will be open until 8:30 on Wednesday evenings, just like we are on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday. We hope this change makes it easier for you to visit the library to browse, borrow, socialize and study.
We will also be returning to our full day Saturday hours, with the library open from 10-5, on Saturdays, beginning September 8.
All library hours, including holiday closings, can be found at avonctlibrary.info/hours.
The eagle huntress / Sony Pictures Classics (2017 non-fiction DVD, DVD 305.235 Eagle)
Follows Aisholpan, a 13-year-old girl, as she trains to become the first female in twelve generations of her Kazakh family to become an eagle hunter, and rises to the pinnacle of a tradition that has been typically been handed down from father to son for centuries.
Fault lines in the Constitution : the framers, their fights, and the flaws that affect us today / written by Cynthia Levinson and Sanford Levinson (2017 children’s non-fiction, J 342.73 Levinson)
Examines the Constitutional origins of modern-day political problems and outlines solutions for these issues.
The mysterious Benedict Society / written by Trent Lee Stewart ; illustrated by Carson Ellis (2008 children’s fiction, JF Stewart)
As the only four children to pass the series of tests provided, Reynie, Kate, Sticky, and Constance are asked to go on a secret mission as undercover agents at the Learning Institute for the Very Enlightened and quickly realize they will have to use their collective wit to get their important task complete.
In working to protect their ships from German U-Boat attacks, the British Royal Navy created camouflaged Dazzle ships to confuse the enemy of their location and destination.