“The Games” Movie Series: Wordplay

Tuesday, December 17 at 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

50 million Americans do it every week! A fun and fascinating look into the world of crossword puzzles, with Will Shortz, Jon Stewart, Ken Burns, and more. 2006 ; 1 hr. and 15 min. ; Rated PG Shown in the Community Room. Snacks provided!


Teen Alcohol Ink Ornament Decorating

Tuesday, December 17 at 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Teen Alcohol Ink Ornament Decorating Tuesday December 17th, from 3-4:00 PM. Teens in Grades 7-12 can sign up to decorate 5 plastic ornaments using fast drying alcohol ink and compressed air! All supplies provided. Registration required. Space is limited.  Due to high demand, if you don’t check in by 3:05 PM, your spot will be […]

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Teen Advisory Board

Tuesday, December 17 at 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

AFPL Teen Advisory Board A great way to get your volunteers hours!  Tuesday December 17th, 6:00-8:00 PM Open to 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:  2020 meetings […]

Color Your Stress Away

Wednesday, December 18 at 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, December 18, 2019

Coloring for Adults! Relax. Create. Color. Express yourself. Meet new people. De-stress. Enjoy coloring in the Library Atrium on Wednesdays in November and December from 2:00-3:30pm No need to register. No need to stay for the whole time. Come to one session or all of them.  All supplies provided. 

Will It Waffle & Teen Games Unplugged!

Wednesday, December 18 at 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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One event on Wednesday, October 30, 2019 at 3:00 pm

One event on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 3:00 pm

One event on Wednesday, December 18, 2019 at 3:00 pm

One event on Wednesday, January 22, 2020 at 3:00 pm

Open for teens in Grades 7-12. Drop in to the Teen Room. See if different foods will ‘waffle’ and taste good after going in the waffle iron. While we wait for things to cook… Come play fun board and group games like: Superfight, We Did Not Playtest This, Telestrations,Exploding Kittens, and more. Candy for participating […]

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100 years: 1920-2020 - Women Vote Connecticut Suffrage Centennial

DEEDS NOT WORDS: 100 Years of the Vote for Women

The trio of Avon’s Historical Society, Library and Senior Center has received a $4,030.00 grant from CT Humanities to help fund the first half of a year-long series entitled DEEDS NOT WORDS: 100 Years of the Vote for Women.

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

There is one program left in this series, which concludes in December 2019. The Avon Free Public Library and Avon Senior Center received an All of Us Research Program Community Engagement Award from the National Network of Libraries of Medicine.  The $12,500 award is for a year-long series to explore 10 key concepts in mental health and […]