Craft n Chat

Monday December 12 at 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Where: Teen Room Love crafting? Need an excuse or motivation to finish your craft project? Whether you draw, crochet, bead, or junk journaling, bring your project to the teen room […]

Virtual Film Discussions: Best of 2020’s

Monday December 12 at 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

In Case You Missed Them: Some Great Films from the 2020’s  Discussions will take place on Zoom at 7:00 pm.   View the films at home (check https://www.justwatch.com for options) and […]

Farmington Valley VNA Blood Pressure/Blood Sugar Clinic

Tuesday December 13 at 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Get your blood pressure and/or your blood sugar checked by the Farmington Valley VNA.  No appointment needed, masks required. The VNA is here on the second and fourth Tuesday of […]

(Virtual Event) Connecticut Innovations that Helped to Change the World

Tuesday December 13 at 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Innovation is often defined simply as a new idea, device or method of accomplishing something. To be an innovation that helped to change the world, the invention must extend beyond […]

Intellectual Freedom Teen Council (Grades 9 – 12)

Tuesday December 13 at 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

When: Tuesday, December 13th from 6:00 – 7:00 pm Where: Teen Room Registration required, grades 9 – 12. The American Library Association reported more than 700 challenges to library, school and university […]

Holiday Art Show: Avon Arts Association

The Avon Arts Association presents a Members’ Holiday Art Show from December 2 through December 29.  Members’ art work will be featured in the library’s Gallery space.  An artists’ wine […]

Giving Tuesday

GivingTuesday was created in 2012 as a simple idea: a day that encourages people to do good.  This year, Giving Tuesday is on November 29.  Please consider making a donation […]

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A Real Giving Tree Story!

During the 2021 replacement of the geothermal heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems at Avon Free Public Library, several trees had to be cut down on the library grounds, including […]

The Stages of a Business: From Start-Up to Succession – presented by the Avon/Canton Chamber of Commerce

The Avon/Canton Chamber of Commerce and the Avon Free Public Library are pleased to offer business-oriented presentations free for interested area professionals. What stage is your business currently — Start-Up? […]

Avon Library receives a Save America’s Treasures Grant, in the amount of $50,016

Left to right: Michael Howser and Greg Colatti, CT Digital Archive; Rob Berman, Avon Library Board member; Lisa Berman, Friends of the Avon Library President; Donna Gianini, Avon Library Board […]