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FEBRUARY Art Exhibit: Avon Middle School

Monday, February 24
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Saturday, February 29, 2020

Our February exhibit was created by the talented student artists at Avon Middle School.  Several different types of work are on display in the Gallery, and all showcase the artistic skills of these young students.

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New Big Buddy Orientation

Monday, February 24 at 5:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Teens looking for volunteer opportunities: join Big Buddies, for teens in Grades 7-12! read to their Little Buddy, a child in Grade K-3. Book Buddies will meet over all 4 Thursdays in March 2020: 3/5,   3/12,   3/19,   3/26.  Please check your schedule and make sure you’re available all 4 dates! On the day of the program, […]

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Teen Games Unplugged

Wednesday, February 26 at 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, June 17, 2020

  Teen Games Unplugged Open for teens in Grades 7-12. Drop in to the Teen Room. Come play fun group and card games: Exploding Kittens, Telestrations, Superfight, We Did Not Playtest This, & more!  Candy for participating. CANDY FOR WINNING  Wednesdays from 3:00-4:00 PM

New Big Buddy Orientation

Thursday, February 27 at 5:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Teens looking for volunteer opportunities: join Big Buddies, for teens in Grades 7-12! read to their Little Buddy, a child in Grade K-3. Book Buddies will meet over all 4 Thursdays in March 2020: 3/5,   3/12,   3/19,   3/26.  Please check your schedule and make sure you’re available all 4 dates! On the day of the program, […]

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Data Analytics and Visualization Computer Series

Saturday, February 29 at 10:15 am - 11:15 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:15 am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, March 14, 2020

Saturdays, 2/8/20–3/14/20. Classes start at 10:15 am. Data and Analytics are not just the “hot buzz words” these days.  They are being used effectively to change the way business, governments and we function.  Second Innings has created a curriculum to get people knowledgeable in the field of Data and Analytics. This is the first class […]

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Online Tools for Your Small Business

Small Business Resource Center is available online with any CT library card, Access CT-specific resources supported with demographic data and other local information. Watch business videos include interviews, “lessons learned” features, lectures and how-to videos to help foster success in all aspects of managing a business. And more! From the Library & Home (Avon cardholders) […]

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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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!

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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.

Farmers Market

Applications for the 2020 season are now available! The summer 2020 season will run from Monday, July 6, 2020 – Monday August 31, 2020. The market runs from 3:00 pm- 6:00 pm, rain or shine. Please download and complete the three files that appear below. Applications are due by Wednesday, March 25, 2020.  Questions can […]

Local Author Festival

Our 2020 Local Author Festival planning survey is available here. The survey closes on Tuesday, March 31, 2020. Our theme for 2020 will be: Authors in AFPL Getting Coffee. Inspired by Jerry Seinfield’s Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee, this series will feature panel discussions, one-on-one author interviews, and, of course, COFFEE! Events will run from […]