IGNITE: Connecticut’s Coastal Crusader, saving the oceans one turtle at a time

IGNITE = Inspiring Girls IN Technology Exploration What will we be learning about this month? Ever wonder who implements, oversees and enforces the state's coastal management program? Have you ever heard of cold stunning in sea turtles? Meet Katie Perzanowski, an Environmental Analyst with the State of Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP), […]


Big Buddy sign up for SPRING 2021 BOOK BUDDIES

281 Country Club Rd, Avon

Spring 2021 Virtual Book Buddies sign up for Big Buddies! (if you want to sign your child in Grades K-3 up to be a Little Buddy, go here) Time: 4:00-5:00 PM  Dates: Thursday April 22, 29, and Thursday May 6, 13. Check your schedule that you can attend all 4 meetings! Who can be a […]

Thurs. 4/29 Teen Advisory Board meeting

Online (Zoom 2-Kids and Teens) CT

AFPL Teen Advisory Board A great way to get your volunteers hours! Open to teens in Grades 9-12. Registration required. Two meetings in April: Tuesday, 4/27, 5:00-6:00 PM and Thursday 4/29, 5:00-6:00 PM and  This is the Thursday 4/29 sign up. You can sign up for one or both meetings and do different things at […]

Quills and Parchment: Teen Magazine Club

Online (Zoom 2-Kids and Teens) CT

We are creating a teen magazine: with words and art by Avon teens. This is a group of teen editors planning different aspects of the magazine process.  This program is open to teens in Grades 7-12. In May: this program will meet on Mon. 5/3, 4-5pm and Fri. 5/28, 3:30-4:30pm. IF you're interested in contributing […]

Teen Book Talk Tuesday: May is Mental Health Awareness Month

281 Country Club Rd, Avon

Registration will CLOSE 1 hour before the program, 3:00 PM.  If you'd like to attend, email mhicking@libraryconnection.info before 3:40 PM.    The Avon Youth Services and the Avon Free Public Library are partnering on this month's book talk. May is Mental Health Awareness Month Registration required, open to teens in Grades 7-12. So this month, […]