United Nations at a Crossroads: An Insider’s View (in-person)

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

Dr. Sergei Kambalov served in the UN Secretariat for over 20 years. He will share his observations on the current challenges facing the organization: The UN seems unable to disarm major persistent international conflicts, nor prevent new ones. Is the organization still relevant? Does it deliver value for humanity--and for the United States? Can it […]

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“Let’s Eat” Four Foodcentric Films (virtual film discussion)

Online (Zoom)

“Let’s Eat” Four Foodcentric Films View the films at home (check https://www.justwatch.com for options) and join us for a Zoom discussion led by Bob Kagan. May 29 - Big Night, 1996, Directed by Campbell Scott & Stanley Tucci.  Set in 1950’s New Jersey, two brothers are running a struggling restaurant, losing business to another restaurant […]

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Current Events (virtual program)

Online (Zoom)

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 […]

(In-Person Event) Preventing Your Dog from Going Missing

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

Hundreds of dogs go missing each year in Connecticut. Some are never found. Some don’t survive. Join Karen J. Moulton as she shares comprehensive information on preventing your dog or a dog in your care from going missing. Learn recovery techniques for missing dogs and cats. Hear about key recoveries she has made. This discussion is for anyone who has any responsibility for the care of a dog – owners, family members […]

The Vineyard Remains: Author Event with Addison McKnight (in-person)

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

Join us for an in-person event to celebrate the Addison McKnight’s new release, The Vineyard Remains. About The Vineyard Remains: A desperate murder committed by Angela Miller’s mother tore Angela’s life apart and brought her to live with her grandparents on Martha’s Vineyard. The island is where her cousin, Kiki King, was born and raised, and is […]