Canceled – Spring 2020 Book Buddies!

This program is canceled for 3/19 and 3/26.


Parents: sign up your child to be a Little Buddy! Little Buddies must currently be in Grade K, 1, 2, or 3!

This program will meet 4 times over 4 Thursdays in March 2020: Thursdays 3/5,   3/12,   3/19,   and  3/26.

Registration required, space is limited.

Signing up for one day signs you up for ALL 4 days. Due to high demand, please sign up only if your child can attend all 4 sessions.

Children will be paired up with a teen Big Buddy to read with and be read to.

We will end all our sessions with a fun messy art activity that the teens and children complete together.

(If you have a teen in Grades 7-12 interested in being a BIG BUDDY, click here for orientation dates).

Canceled – Spring 2020 Book Buddies!

This program is canceled for 3/19 and 3/26.


Parents: sign up your child to be a Little Buddy! Little Buddies must currently be in Grade K, 1, 2, or 3!

This program will meet 4 times over 4 Thursdays in March 2020: Thursdays 3/5,   3/12,   3/19,   and  3/26.

Registration required, space is limited.

Signing up for one day signs you up for ALL 4 days. Due to high demand, please sign up only if your child can attend all 4 sessions.

Children will be paired up with a teen Big Buddy to read with and be read to.

We will end all our sessions with a fun messy art activity that the teens and children complete together.

(If you have a teen in Grades 7-12 interested in being a BIG BUDDY, click here for orientation dates).

Canceled – Spring 2020 Book Buddies!

This program is canceled for 3/19 and 3/26.


Parents: sign up your child to be a Little Buddy! Little Buddies must currently be in Grade K, 1, 2, or 3!

This program will meet 4 times over 4 Thursdays in March 2020: Thursdays 3/5,   3/12,   3/19,   and  3/26.

Registration required, space is limited.

Signing up for one day signs you up for ALL 4 days. Due to high demand, please sign up only if your child can attend all 4 sessions.

Children will be paired up with a teen Big Buddy to read with and be read to.

We will end all our sessions with a fun messy art activity that the teens and children complete together.

(If you have a teen in Grades 7-12 interested in being a BIG BUDDY, click here for orientation dates).

New Big Buddy Orientation

Teens looking for volunteer opportunities: join Big Buddies, for teens in Grades 7-12! read to their Little Buddy, a child in Grade K-3.

Book Buddies will meet over all 4 Thursdays in March 2020: 3/5,   3/12,   3/19,   3/26.  Please check your schedule and make sure you’re available all 4 dates!

On the day of the program, Big Buddies will volunteer from 4:15-5:45 PM.

What do I do to become a Big Buddy?:

NEW BIG BUDDIES need to sign up for a quick mandatory 30 minute orientation. New Big Buddies only need to attend 1 orientation.

Orientation date: Today,  Monday March 2nd. 

New Big Buddy Orientation

Teens looking for volunteer opportunities: join Big Buddies, for teens in Grades 7-12! read to their Little Buddy, a child in Grade K-3.

Book Buddies will meet over all 4 Thursdays in March 2020: 3/5,   3/12,   3/19,   3/26.  Please check your schedule and make sure you’re available all 4 dates!

On the day of the program, Big Buddies will volunteer from 4:15-5:45 PM.

What do I do to become a Big Buddy?:

NEW BIG BUDDIES need to sign up for a quick mandatory 30 minute orientation. New Big Buddies only need to attend 1 orientation.

Orientation date: Today,  Thursday February 27th, 5-5:30 PM.

If you can’t make today’s orientation, there is 1 upcoming orientation to choose from: Monday March 2nd, 5-5:30 PM.

New Big Buddy Orientation

Teens looking for volunteer opportunities: join Big Buddies, for teens in Grades 7-12! read to their Little Buddy, a child in Grade K-3.

Book Buddies will meet over all 4 Thursdays in March 2020: 3/5,   3/12,   3/19,   3/26.  Please check your schedule and make sure you’re available all 4 dates!

On the day of the program, Big Buddies will volunteer from 4:15-5:45 PM.

What do I do to become a Big Buddy?:

NEW BIG BUDDIES need to sign up for a quick mandatory 30 minute orientation. New Big Buddies only need to attend 1 orientation.

Orientation date: Today,  Monday February 24th, 5-5:30 PM.

If you can’t make today’s orientation, there are 2 more upcoming dates to choose from: Thursday February 27th, 5-5:30 PM or Monday March 2nd, 5-5:30 PM.

Teen Advisory Board

AFPL Teen Advisory Board

A great way to get your volunteers hours!  Tuesday May 21st, 6:00-8:00 PM

Drop in for teens in Grades 9-12.

What do we do? Snack and discuss future teen programs and test out games & program ideas.

This month’s snack: TBD

Teen Advisory Board

AFPL Teen Advisory Board

A great way to get your volunteers hours!  Tuesday April 30th, 6:00-8:00 PM

This month is volunteer appreciation! All teens in Grades 7-12 who have volunteered at the Avon Library (sometime from June ’18-now, March ’19).

Gift card and book raffles! Volunteers will get email invitation!

What do we do? Snack and discuss future teen programs and test out games & program ideas.

This month’s snack: ICE CREAM SOCIAL!

Future meetings Tuesday evenings in the Teen Room on:   5/21

Teen Advisory Board

AFPL Teen Advisory Board

A great way to get your volunteers hours!  Tuesday March 26th, 6:00-8:00 PM

Drop in for teens in Grades 9-12.

What do we do? Snack and discuss future teen programs and test out games & program ideas.

This month’s snack: TBD

Future meetings Tuesday evenings in the Teen Room on:  4/30, 5/21