Deeds Not Words Suffrage Film Series: One Woman One Vote

Community Room 2 (divided room) 281 Country Club Road, Avon, CT

All films begin at 1:30 pm and will be shown in the Library Community Room March 4, 2020 One Woman, One Vote  PBS documentary chronicles the 70 year struggle leading […]

Culture, Politics and Fake News:  Is the UN the Answer? 

Community Room 2 (divided room) 281 Country Club Road, Avon, CT

Culture, Politics and Fake News:  Is the UN the Answer?  (rescheduled from Saturday, 1/18/20) Guest Speaker: Robert Petrausch, Professor Iona College The UN is not a perfect institution, but serves a […]

Deeds not Words: Suffrage Film Series: The Divine Order

Community Room 2 (divided room) 281 Country Club Road, Avon, CT

All films begin at 1:30 pm and will be shown in the Library Community Room November 6, 2019 Suffragette  In 1912 London, a young working mother is galvanized into radical political activism supporting women’s right to vote. Starring Carey Mulligan, Meryl Streep, and Helena Bonham Carter (2015 ; PG-13 ; 1 hr. 46 min) December […]

See the garden in a whole new way! Author event with Suzanne Staubach

Community Room 2 (divided room) 281 Country Club Road, Avon, CT

Book launch event for A Garden Miscellany.  Suzanne Staubach writes, pots, and gardens in northeast  Connecticut. After a long career in independent bookselling, she now writes and speaks about garden and ceramic history, and sells her handmade pottery  nationwide. She is the author of three previous books. Gardens across the globe come in many sizes […]

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Deeds not Words: Suffrage Film Series

Community Room 2 (divided room) 281 Country Club Road, Avon, CT

All films begin at 1:30 pm and will be shown in the Library Community Room November 6, 2019 Suffragette  In 1912 London, a young working mother is galvanized into radical political activism supporting women’s right to vote. Starring Carey Mulligan, Meryl Streep, and Helena Bonham Carter (2015 ; PG-13 ; 1 hr. 46 min) December […]