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June 2019

Current events club

Tuesday, June 25 at 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, August 27, 2019

Atrium, First Floor Reference Area, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, Connecticut 06001 United States

Join us every Tuesday Morning, until we run out of news... 11:00 am in the atrium or conference room on the first floor of the Avon Library How this group works: Bring a topic you’d like to discuss! The topics will be voted on by the members present at the session, and the top two will be discussed that morning. Plan on about an hour or so of  conversation and debate, organized by Avon residents.  

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Dementia: what you need to know

Tuesday, June 25 at 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Offsite: Avon Senior Center, 635 West Avon Rd.
Avon, Connecticut 06001
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Presented by Amina Weiland, CDP, CDCP, certified dementia practitioner and resource coordinator, Hartford Healthcare Center for Healthy Aging. Did you know there are 62 kinds of dementia? Alzheimer’s is just one type. This presentation will define dementia, identify the warning signs, explain why it is not part of normal aging, share communication techniques, and define what encompasses Alzheimer’s.  Caregivers are encouraged to attend this presentation. Avon Senior Center, 635 West Avon Rd., Avon, CT 06001

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A visit from Eleanor Roosevelt

Thursday, June 27 at 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States

Dramatic event; all ages welcome. After an unhappy childhood during which she lost her parents and brother, Eleanor figured out how to make a difference. She became an American politician. The longest-serving First Lady of the United States, she was the first presidential spouse to hold press conferences, write a syndicated newspaper column, and speak at a national convention. She advocated for expanded roles for women in the workplace; the civil rights of African and Asian Americans, and the rights…

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July 2019

Farmers Market

Monday, July 1 at 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Monday, repeating until Monday, August 26, 2019

Library Parking Lot, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, Connecticut 06001 United States
AFPL Farmers Market: grown by farmers. run by librarians.

Join us in the library's parking lot each Monday in July and August for the best in local produce and CT grown products. The farmers market is rain or shine, 3pm-6pm.

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Current events club

Tuesday, July 2 at 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, August 27, 2019

Atrium, First Floor Reference Area, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, Connecticut 06001 United States

Join us every Tuesday Morning, until we run out of news... 11:00 am in the atrium or conference room on the first floor of the Avon Library How this group works: Bring a topic you’d like to discuss! The topics will be voted on by the members present at the session, and the top two will be discussed that morning. Plan on about an hour or so of  conversation and debate, organized by Avon residents.  

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The Circus Fire: CPTV Original Documentary (Film)

Friday, July 5 at 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States

Honor the 75th anniversary of the horrific fire with a viewing of the film The Circus Fire. This CPTV original documentary tells the story of the Ringling Bros & Barnum and Bailey Circus Fire that was one of the worst fires in the history of the United States, claiming the lives of 167 people in Hartford Connecticut on July 6, 1944. 2006 ; 60 min. ; not rated Free and open to all. No need to register. Movie munchie snacks…

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Farmers Market

Monday, July 8 at 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Monday, repeating until Monday, August 26, 2019

Library Parking Lot, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, Connecticut 06001 United States
AFPL Farmers Market: grown by farmers. run by librarians.

Join us in the library's parking lot each Monday in July and August for the best in local produce and CT grown products. The farmers market is rain or shine, 3pm-6pm.

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Learn Power BI–New series starts 7/8

Monday, July 8 at 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Monday, repeating until Monday, August 12, 2019

Computer Lab, 1st Floor, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States

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Current events club

Tuesday, July 9 at 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, August 27, 2019

Atrium, First Floor Reference Area, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, Connecticut 06001 United States

Join us every Tuesday Morning, until we run out of news... 11:00 am in the atrium or conference room on the first floor of the Avon Library How this group works: Bring a topic you’d like to discuss! The topics will be voted on by the members present at the session, and the top two will be discussed that morning. Plan on about an hour or so of  conversation and debate, organized by Avon residents.  

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Meet author Ellen LaCorte

Wednesday, July 10 at 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Atrium, First Floor Reference Area, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, Connecticut 06001 United States

The Perfect Fraud is a Summer 2019 Best Book, as selected by Publishers Weekly Motherhood is tough. But then, so is daughterhood. When we first meet Claire, she’s living in Sedona, Arizona with her boyfriend Cal and ducking calls from her mother.  Her mom is a world class psychic on the East Coast and Claire doesn’t want her to discover the truth. Claire works in the family business and calls herself a psychic, but she doesn’t really have “the gift”…

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The Wonderful Wizard of Oz: The Making of the Movie Classic (Film)

Friday, July 12 at 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States

Celebrate the 80th anniversary of the beloved 1939 classic with this documentary about the making of the movie. Hosted by Angela Lansbury, this fun, entertaining 2017 film includes rare behind-the-scenes footage, deleted scenes, and fascinating reminiscences from cast members. 2017 ; 51 min. ; not rated Free and open to all. No need to register. Movie munchie snacks will be provided.

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Farmers Market

Monday, July 15 at 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Monday, repeating until Monday, August 26, 2019

Library Parking Lot, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, Connecticut 06001 United States
AFPL Farmers Market: grown by farmers. run by librarians.

Join us in the library's parking lot each Monday in July and August for the best in local produce and CT grown products. The farmers market is rain or shine, 3pm-6pm.

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Learn Power BI–New series starts 7/8

Monday, July 15 at 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Monday, repeating until Monday, August 12, 2019

Computer Lab, 1st Floor, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States

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Current events club

Tuesday, July 16 at 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, August 27, 2019

Atrium, First Floor Reference Area, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, Connecticut 06001 United States

Join us every Tuesday Morning, until we run out of news... 11:00 am in the atrium or conference room on the first floor of the Avon Library How this group works: Bring a topic you’d like to discuss! The topics will be voted on by the members present at the session, and the top two will be discussed that morning. Plan on about an hour or so of  conversation and debate, organized by Avon residents.  

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Farmers Market

Monday, July 22 at 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Monday, repeating until Monday, August 26, 2019

Library Parking Lot, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, Connecticut 06001 United States
AFPL Farmers Market: grown by farmers. run by librarians.

Join us in the library's parking lot each Monday in July and August for the best in local produce and CT grown products. The farmers market is rain or shine, 3pm-6pm.

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Learn Power BI–New series starts 7/8

Monday, July 22 at 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Monday, repeating until Monday, August 12, 2019

Computer Lab, 1st Floor, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States

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Current events club

Tuesday, July 23 at 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, August 27, 2019

Atrium, First Floor Reference Area, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, Connecticut 06001 United States

Join us every Tuesday Morning, until we run out of news... 11:00 am in the atrium or conference room on the first floor of the Avon Library How this group works: Bring a topic you’d like to discuss! The topics will be voted on by the members present at the session, and the top two will be discussed that morning. Plan on about an hour or so of  conversation and debate, organized by Avon residents.  

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Farmers Market

Monday, July 29 at 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Monday, repeating until Monday, August 26, 2019

Library Parking Lot, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, Connecticut 06001 United States
AFPL Farmers Market: grown by farmers. run by librarians.

Join us in the library's parking lot each Monday in July and August for the best in local produce and CT grown products. The farmers market is rain or shine, 3pm-6pm.

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Learn Power BI–New series starts 7/8

Monday, July 29 at 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Monday, repeating until Monday, August 12, 2019

Computer Lab, 1st Floor, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States

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Current events club

Tuesday, July 30 at 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, August 27, 2019

Atrium, First Floor Reference Area, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, Connecticut 06001 United States

Join us every Tuesday Morning, until we run out of news... 11:00 am in the atrium or conference room on the first floor of the Avon Library How this group works: Bring a topic you’d like to discuss! The topics will be voted on by the members present at the session, and the top two will be discussed that morning. Plan on about an hour or so of  conversation and debate, organized by Avon residents.  

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August 2019

A Prayer for Owen Meany discussion

Thursday, August 1 at 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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It's the 30th anniversary of the publication of John Irving's A Prayer for Owen Meany. We'll discuss the role of fate and free will as seen in this story.  Discussion will be led by Marc Dursin, Local Author and English teacher at Glastonbury High. More details soon!

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Farmers Market

Monday, August 5 at 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Monday, repeating until Monday, August 26, 2019

Library Parking Lot, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, Connecticut 06001 United States
AFPL Farmers Market: grown by farmers. run by librarians.

Join us in the library's parking lot each Monday in July and August for the best in local produce and CT grown products. The farmers market is rain or shine, 3pm-6pm.

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Learn Power BI–New series starts 7/8

Monday, August 5 at 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Monday, repeating until Monday, August 12, 2019

Computer Lab, 1st Floor, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States

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Current events club

Tuesday, August 6 at 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, August 27, 2019

Atrium, First Floor Reference Area, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, Connecticut 06001 United States

Join us every Tuesday Morning, until we run out of news... 11:00 am in the atrium or conference room on the first floor of the Avon Library How this group works: Bring a topic you’d like to discuss! The topics will be voted on by the members present at the session, and the top two will be discussed that morning. Plan on about an hour or so of  conversation and debate, organized by Avon residents.  

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Mindfulness for Skeptics

Thursday, August 8 at 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Offsite: Avon Senior Center, 635 West Avon Rd.
Avon, Connecticut 06001
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** This event will be held at the Avon Senior Center** 635 West Avon Rd., Avon, CT 06001 This session, led by Amanda Votto of Copper Beech Institute, will Discuss how we are affected by stressors Clarify what mindfulness is and explore the benefits. Learn about the science and application of mindfulness Experience multiple approaches to practice mindful pausing Copper Beech Institute teaches mindfulness practice and contemplative wisdom to inspire purposeful living, awaken our full potential for compassionate action, and…

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Farmers Market

Monday, August 12 at 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Monday, repeating until Monday, August 26, 2019

Library Parking Lot, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, Connecticut 06001 United States
AFPL Farmers Market: grown by farmers. run by librarians.

Join us in the library's parking lot each Monday in July and August for the best in local produce and CT grown products. The farmers market is rain or shine, 3pm-6pm.

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Learn Power BI–New series starts 7/8

Monday, August 12 at 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Monday, repeating until Monday, August 12, 2019

Computer Lab, 1st Floor, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States

Power BI is a business analytics tool that helps create data visualization reports and charts.

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Current events club

Tuesday, August 13 at 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, August 27, 2019

Atrium, First Floor Reference Area, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, Connecticut 06001 United States

Join us every Tuesday Morning, until we run out of news... 11:00 am in the atrium or conference room on the first floor of the Avon Library How this group works: Bring a topic you’d like to discuss! The topics will be voted on by the members present at the session, and the top two will be discussed that morning. Plan on about an hour or so of  conversation and debate, organized by Avon residents.  

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Summer Film Series: Focus on Immigration – “Frontera”

Tuesday, August 13 at 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States

Frontera - A former Arizona sheriff's wife is killed while riding on their ranch property. It would appear a Mexican man illegally crossing the border is at fault. As the former and the current sheriff search for answers, lives are changed forever. Rated PG-13, 1h 43m.   Click here for trailer After the film, a discussion will be led by Bob Kagan, Professor of Communication at Central Connecticut State University and the University of Hartford. "Focus On Immigration" Film Series Summer…

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Italian-Americans in CT in the 1920s

Wednesday, August 14 at 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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Presented by Dr. Rafaele Fierro, History and Political Science Professor at Tunxis, and part of the Civic Engagement Institute on campus.   Dr. Fierro will use the 1920 Census to share the stories of criminal activity (non-Mob related) within Connecticut. At one point, 32%  of the prisoners in the Wethersfield prison were Italian! Why was this?? Refreshments provided by the Prince Thomas of Savoy Italian Club.

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Farmers Market

Monday, August 19 at 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Monday, repeating until Monday, August 26, 2019

Library Parking Lot, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, Connecticut 06001 United States
AFPL Farmers Market: grown by farmers. run by librarians.

Join us in the library's parking lot each Monday in July and August for the best in local produce and CT grown products. The farmers market is rain or shine, 3pm-6pm.

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Current events club

Tuesday, August 20 at 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, August 27, 2019

Atrium, First Floor Reference Area, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, Connecticut 06001 United States

Join us every Tuesday Morning, until we run out of news... 11:00 am in the atrium or conference room on the first floor of the Avon Library How this group works: Bring a topic you’d like to discuss! The topics will be voted on by the members present at the session, and the top two will be discussed that morning. Plan on about an hour or so of  conversation and debate, organized by Avon residents.  

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Summer Film Series: Focus on Immigration – “Brooklyn”

Tuesday, August 20 at 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States

Brooklyn - An Irish immigrant arrives in 1950’s Brooklyn, where she quickly falls into a romance with an Italian-American plumber. When her past catches up with her, she must choose between two countries and the lives that exist within. Rated PG-13, 1h 59m. Click here for trailer After the film, a discussion will be led by Bob Kagan, Professor of Communication at Central Connecticut State University and the University of Hartford. "Focus On Immigration" Film Series Summer 2019 Tuesday, August…

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Author Kristan Higgins returns!

Tuesday, August 20 at 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States

Kristan Higgins returns! She's visiting Avon to promote her new release, Life and Other Inconveniences.  Life and other inconveniences is about a blue-blood  grandmother and her black-sheep granddaughter who discover they are truly two sides of the same coin. Books will be for sale at this event.  

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Woodstock: A 50th Anniversary Celebration

Thursday, August 22 at 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States

Woodstock turns 50! Join us for a 50th anniversary celebration of the Woodstock Music Festival presented by musician, author, photographer  and radio host Craig Harris.  Enjoy rare recordings, archival video, live music, and great stories! This program is for teens and adults. No registration required. Find your fringe, layer on your love beads, and have fun! "The Woodstock Music and Art Festival will surely go down in history as a mass event of great and positive significance in the life…

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Farmers Market

Monday, August 26 at 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Monday, repeating until Monday, August 26, 2019

Library Parking Lot, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, Connecticut 06001 United States
AFPL Farmers Market: grown by farmers. run by librarians.

Join us in the library's parking lot each Monday in July and August for the best in local produce and CT grown products. The farmers market is rain or shine, 3pm-6pm.

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Current events club

Tuesday, August 27 at 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, August 27, 2019

Atrium, First Floor Reference Area, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, Connecticut 06001 United States

Join us every Tuesday Morning, until we run out of news... 11:00 am in the atrium or conference room on the first floor of the Avon Library How this group works: Bring a topic you’d like to discuss! The topics will be voted on by the members present at the session, and the top two will be discussed that morning. Plan on about an hour or so of  conversation and debate, organized by Avon residents.  

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Summer Film Series: Focus on Immigration – “Dirty Pretty Things”

Tuesday, August 27 at 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States

Dirty Pretty Things - Okwe is an illegal Nigerian immigrant struggling to survive in London's underground.  He works as a hotel receptionist in the night time and since he has a medical degree, he also practices medicine on the side. When he is offered a lot of money to perform illegal surgeries, he faces a moral dilemma. Rated R, 1h 37m.  Click here for trailer After the film, a discussion will be led by Bob Kagan, Professor of Communication at…

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September 2019

Poles in their homeland and Connecticut: History and Culture

Tuesday, September 10 at 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States

Presented by Renata Vickrey, University Archivist and Outreach Librarian at CCSU. A lecture on the  history and culture of Poles who emigrated from Poland to the US, from mid-19th century until the present.  In addition to the reasons why this population immigrated, we will discuss the building of community, family traditions and customs, especially by the Poles who live in CT! Food from Little Poland (New Britain) will be served.

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The story of immigration as told through maps

Saturday, September 14 at 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States

Dr. Francis Coan, Tunxis Community College, will present the story of American Immigration as told through maps.

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Fall “Outstanding” Film Series with Bob Kagan – The Namesake

Thursday, September 19 at 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States

After emigrating to America from India, young couple raises a family and establishes roots.  Then -- while wrestling with issues of love, loss, and assimilation -- their homeland beckons.  Will loyalty to cultural heritage win out?  Based on a New York Times best-selling novel of the same name.  Directed by Mira Nair, partially subtitled.  Rated PG-13, 2 hours. After the film, a discussion will be led by Bob Kagan, Professor of Communication at Central Connecticut State University and the University…

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Avon Churches Book Launch: 200 Years in the Making at Two Historic Meetinghouses

Saturday, September 28 at 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Atrium, First Floor Reference Area, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, Connecticut 06001 United States

Book launch for Avon Church anniversaries!

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October 2019

Beyond the Bicep: The Real Story of Rosie the Riveter

Monday, October 7 at 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States

Her image has adorned everything from lunchboxes to lampshades, but what is the real story of Rosie the Riveter? Together we’ll trace her journey from propaganda poster to feminist icon while uncovering the history of the real life Rosies who not only inspired that infamous bicep, but whose work in wartime industries helped secure an Allied victory during World War II.  Lecture led by Amanda Goodheart Parks, Ph.D., Historian.

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Fall “Outstanding” Film Series with Bob Kagan – The Band’s Visit

Thursday, October 10 at 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States

Confusion abounds when an eight member Egyptian band journey to Israel to play at an Arab Cultural Center and takes a bus to the wrong town.  They find themselves stranded in the desert somewhere between nowhere and not much else.  Engrossing and at times comedic, this Israeli film spins a warm tale of human emotions.  Basis for the currently popular Broadway play of the same name.  Directed by Eran Kolirin, shown with subtitles. Rated PG-13, 1 hour  27 min.  After each…

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Opioids: Where we are now

Saturday, October 12 at 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States

Part of the Take Care of Yourself Mental Health Series. Charles McKay returns to update us on where we are within the opioid epidemic.

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Where the Crawdads Sing: Literature Discussion with Aimee Pozorski

Saturday, October 12 at 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States

It's the book everyone's reading: Where the Crawdads Sing. A literature discussion with Aimee Pozorski, CCSU.

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Fall “Outstanding” Film Series with Bob Kagan – “Wild”

Thursday, October 31 at 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States

In this riveting dramatization, Reese Witherspoon portrays the author of a New York Times #1 best-selling memoir.  Suffering from loss, addiction and personal tragedy -- and with no hiking experience -- she sets out on an 1100 mile hike along the Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail.  Willing herself over mountains, through snow, and conquering self-doubt and pain, she discovers the strength of the human spirit.  Directed by Jean-Marc Vallee.  Rated R, 1 hour 55 min.  After each film, a discussion will…

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November 2019

Fall “Outstanding” Film Series with Bob Kagan – “Man on Wire”

Thursday, November 21 at 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States

Final Film of the Fall Series! Step back in time to 1974 and walk the high wire with Philippe Petit. As a young man in France, Petit learned to walk tightropes. What better way to prove himself than to string a wire between the towers of the World Trade Center in New York? This documentary follows Petit and his team on a clandestine operation as they get their equipment to the top of the tower and span the 150-foot gap…

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December 2019

Suffrage in New England

Monday, December 9 at 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States

with Dr. Heather Prescott, CCSU. Snow date is 12/10

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