Did you know that your Avon Library card entitles you to free online access to some of the most popular newspapers and news sources, including the Washington Post and the New York Times? Simply visit our online newspapers and exercise your freedom to know!
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.
7/13 Spotlight, with discussion (Film is 129 minutes, Rated R)
7/20 The Post, (Rated PG-13)
8/3 Broadcast news, with discussion, (Rated R)
8/10 Network, with discussion (Rated R)
8/17 Newsies (Rated PG, musical)
9/20 (Thursday @ 6:30 pm!) All the President’s Men, with discussion, (Rated PG)
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.