Volunteer to make Valentine’s themed cards for senior citizens!

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

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 Youth Services Board to distribute them to the Avon Senior Citizen Center, assisted living facilities, and […]

Take & Eat bag: snacks and candy from India!

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

Who can sign up? Teens in Grades 7-12. Limited supply of bags available. One bag per teen. The pickup day for this Take & Eat bag is Sat. 12/18.  The library will be open 10am-5pm on Sat. 12/18; please arrive no later than 4:45pm to ensure you can enter and exit the library with enough […]

Volunteer to make Winter and Holiday themed cards for senior citizens!

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

Sign up has ended for this program.   Volunteering opportunity! The Avon Library and the Avon Youth Services Bureau will provide card making supplies for you to make cards for […]

Take & Eat bag: Mexican sweet and spicy snacks and candy!

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

Registration is closed for this event, but we might have a couple extra bags.  If you are a teen in Grades 7-12 and you didn't sign up but want a […]

Take & Eat bag: Dagashi (aka Japanese snacks!)

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

The closing ceremony of the Tokyo Olympics is Sunday August 8th. To celebrate we have a limited number of Take & Eat Japanese dagashi, aka snack bags.   What is Dagashi??? Dagashi (Japanese: 駄菓子) refers to cheap candies and snack foods. Dagashi can be compared to American penny candy. The word dagashi is derived from […]