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Teen Pizza Taste Off: Round 1 Wednesday 1/29

Wednesday, January 29 at 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

If registration is full: Come the day of the event: check in with Miss Marisa, and add your name to the waitlist. If teens don’t show up by 3:05 PM,  you can take an open spot. We won’t do an online waitlist.  Sign up separately for EACH DAY you want to attend. Day 1 Wednesday […]

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The 19th Amendment: A Tale of Suffrage, Sacrifice & Success

Thursday, January 30 at 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

The 19th Amendment: A Tale of Suffrage, Sacrifice & Success” presented by Mariann Millard.  The grass-roots story of women’s suffrage is a fascinating and a remarkable one: how it happened, who the players were, the obstacles they faced, the setbacks and personal hardships they endured, and the nail-biting race in the final state necessary to […]

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Teen Pizza Taste Off: Round 2 Thursday 1/30

Thursday, January 30 at 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Sign up separately for EACH DAY you want to attend. Day 2 Thursday Pizza Taste Off is January 30th, 3-4 PM* What is it? 3 days of blind taste testing local pizza places in and around Avon, CT. Today: sample 5 different slices of cheese pizza from different pizza places!  Space is limited. ONLY open to teens […]

Teen Pizza Taste Off: Finale Friday 1/31

Friday, January 31 at 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Sign up separately for EACH DAY you want to attend. Day 3  Friday Pizza Taste Off Finale is Friday January 31st, 3-3:45 PM* What is it? 3 days of blind taste testing local pizza places in and around Avon, CT. Sample 5 different slices of cheese pizza from different pizza places!  Space is limited. ONLY open to […]

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Sunday afternoon computer classes

Sunday, February 2 at 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until Sunday, February 9, 2020

Sunday 1/19/20: iOS13 In this workshop, we will explore the latest features in the iOS13 release. Sunday 1/26/20: Photos for iOS Students will learn about using the iPhone’s camera, putting photos into folders, albums, slideshows, completing transfers from a camera, and sharing photos—including using Flickr. Bring your Mac and your Apple ID. Please bring your […]

Paleoindian Public Programs Planned

 January 15, 2020 – Avon, CT – The Avon Historical Society, in partnership with the Town of Avon and the Avon Free Public Library, is pleased to invite the public to attend the first public presentation of the recently uncovered Brian D. Jones Paleoindian Site on Saturday, February, 15, 2020 (Snow Date – Saturday February 29th) […]

Learn something new in the new year!

Beginning January 2020, Avon Library introduces two new online learning options: Hoonuit and Universal Class. Hoonuit offers on-the-spot training. With over 50,000 two-to-three-minute software and technology training videos on Microsoft, Adobe, Apple and Google products plus all kinds of other career and technical topics, Hoonuit helps you learn what you need to know when you need to know […]

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Dr. Doolittle had to learn about animals from somewhere…

Learn about animals from around the world in AbdoZOOM Animals. Available on library computers or access it from home with your Avon library card! From the Library & Home

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Sunday hours begin in December

Sunday hours are back! The library will be open 1pm – 5pm on Sundays from December through April. Don’t miss our Sunday program lineup, including music concerts and more!

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.