BLUE SKIES – Original art work by Constance Patterson
The July 2021 Exhibit in our Gallery features the work of Mike Berlinski.
Volunteer to make Summer-themed cards for senior citizens!
Volunteering opportunity! The Avon Library and the Avon Youth Services Bureau will provide card making supplies for you to make cards for the senior citizens of Avon to bring them cheer and hope. We are partnering with the Avon Senior Citizen Center to safely distribute cards to local seniors. The theme of this session of […]
Sign up to contribute to the digital Magazine for Teens that Run on Caffeine
Love to create art? Love to create with words? Sign up to contribute to the digital Magazine for Teens that Run on Caffeine! For: teens entering Grades 7-12 in Fall 2021 A digital magazine to feature teen created words and art. Sign up and contribute your work now thru Aug. 31st, 2021. We will edit […]
Kids Online Creative Comics Community!
Calling all kids in grades 2 and up who love to be creative!!! Join our online Creative Comics Community. Each week kids will submit one photo by email of a comic or graphic novel creation. When creating, think of something that can be shared in one photo, like a comic strip, comic panel/box, character, or […]
The program will review the origins of ocean travel beginning in the 1840s to today's passenger ships. The development of the classic liners such as the Lusitania, Mauretania, Titanic and the Cunard "Queens." Also covered will be the wartime service in WWI and WWII of these great ships. Included will be the liners of tragedy […]
The contents of this program is aimed rising high school seniors (Class of '22) and their parents. This program is a detailed and strategic overview of what students should focus on to make their college applications compelling: We will cover the college application process including current admissions trends, strategies for applying, writing the personal statement […]
Invasive species pose a major threat to wildlife, our environment, and the economy. Join our presenter, Jane Seymour, to learn about some of the more common invasive species in our area, their impact, how they got here, and how to control them. Jane Seymour is a wildlife biologist for the CT DEEP Wildlife Division. She […]
Join us for a community conversation on race and equity, based on the themes of the book Stamped: Racism, Antiracism and You, which traces the history of racism and the many political, literary, and philosophical narratives that have been used to justify slavery, oppression, and genocide. Stamped: Racism, Antiracism and You is a young adult remix of […]
This is a freewheeling discussion of current affairs, culture, and anything else on our minds. There are never any shortage of topics to explore, and opinions to voice. Plan on about an hour or so of conversation and debate, organized by Avon residents. Please register and a Zoom link will be sent to you before the event.
Join Lindsey's Craft Studio and learn to paint this spring meadow filled with daffodil flowers on any rectangular canvas. Great for beginners! Ages 12 and up. For this activity, you will need a rectangular canvas (any size, whatever you like), a small brush for fine details, a medium flat brush for filling in color, or […]