Historic Timeline of Connecticut’s LGBTQ Community Panel Exhibit

Cafe Area, 1st floor 281 Country Club Rd, Avon, CT

On Display at Avon Free Public Library's 1st Floor Reference Area Atrium Tuesday, May 23, 2023 - Friday, June 30, 2023 (During Open Library Hours) Throughout history, Connecticut’s LGBTQ population has moved from leading hidden, solitary lives to claiming visible, powerful, valuable, and contributing places in society. The banner timeline explores the history of that […]

Calm Kits for Finals (Grades 9 – 12)

Children's Information Desk 281 Country Club Rd, Avon, CT

We get that Finals are almost here and we all know Finals are stressful.  The Avon Library and Avon Youth Services Bureau partnered to make Calm Kits for teens to help during this time.    Registration required to get a Calm Kit. Sign up opens immediately, but there is a limited supply of bags available for […]

Girl Scout troop 66837

Conference Room, 1st Floor 281 Country Club Road, Avon, CT, United States

Author Kristan Higgins in Conversation with Heather Webb (in-person)

Community Room 281 Country Club Road, Avon, CT, United States

Join us for an in-person event on release day with Kristan Higgins to celebrate A Little Ray of Sunshine.  Kristan will be in conversation with author Heather Webb.  About A Little Ray of Sunshine: Harlow Smith thought she had finally achieved the quiet life she wanted—a little bookstore on Cape Cod, an apartment in her […]