Craft ‘n Chat

Tuesday, June 18 at 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm

2:00 – 3:15 pm (Stop in anytime!) In Person – Library Atrium 1st Floor For adults Bring your own project that you’re working on. If you don’t have something in […]


Spooky Stories & S’mores at Simsbury Public Library

Tuesday, June 18 at 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

When: Tuesday, June 18th from 7:00 – 8:00 pm Where: Simsbury Public Library Celebrate the start of Summer with a campfire on the Library Lawn! Make s’mores, play lawn games, […]


United Nations at a Crossroads: An Insider’s View (in-person)

Wednesday, June 19 at 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Dr. Sergei Kambalov served in the UN Secretariat for over 20 years. He will share his observations on the current challenges facing the organization: The UN seems unable to disarm […]


Wonderful Week of Weaving Summer 2024

Wednesday, June 19 at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

*Registration is full and waitlist is full for this program*   Sign up opens on Mon. 5/27, 11AM Dates: Wed. 6/19, and Thurs. 6/20, and Fri. 6/21. SIGN UP ONCE […]


Pokémon Trading Card Club

Wednesday, June 19 at 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

When: Wednesday, June 19th from 4:30 – 5:30 pm Location: 2nd Floor, Children’s Department Main Floor Join us on the second floor, children’s department main floor for Pokémon Trading Card Club! […]

Stream films for free with your Avon Library card!

Using your Avon Free Public Library card, you can access the video streaming service Kanopy. With an expertly curated collection of narrative and documentary films we think you’ll enjoy, we’re […]

Save America’s Treasures Spotlight: Hadsell’s Violin

As we work on our Save America’s Treasures Project, we’ll showcase items we’ve scanned, carefully repackaged with archival products, or discovered within the collection here. Late April 2024: Hadsell’s Violin […]

AVON TALKS Presents The Avon Free Public Library

The March edition of AVON TALKS, the podcast from the Avon Historical Society, is now available.  In this episode, host Ethan Guo explores the development of the Avon Free Public Library. Avon’s public library […]

Charge up at Avon Library!

Avon Free Public Library now offers an electric vehicle (EV) charging station in the library’s parking lot. The dual port, ChargePoint level 2 charging station is a paid service, accessible through […]

Unearthing History: 2024 Virtual Lecture Series

Unearthing History: The discovery of a 12,500 year old Paleo-Indian site along the Farmington River in Avon. Join us for a virtual series of lectures, sponsored by a grant from the […]