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Community Room

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281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States

Capacity: 125 people/65 with tables

Location: First Floor

Available all the time: Wifi access via valid CT library card.

Available at most times: 150 chairs. 10 tables. Kitchenette. Coffee pot. Warming drawer. Refrigerator. Freezer.

Available during library hours: Guest Passes for Wifi access.

Available, but advance orientation required: Microphones. Ceiling mounted projector. Project directly onto cinema-quality-painted wall.

September 2019

Fall “Outstanding” Film Series with Bob Kagan – The Namesake

Thursday, September 19 at 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States

After emigrating to America from India, young couple raises a family and establishes roots.  Then -- while wrestling with issues of love, loss, and assimilation -- their homeland beckons.  Will loyalty to cultural heritage win out?  Based on a New York Times best-selling novel of the same name.  Directed by Mira Nair, partially subtitled.  Rated PG-13, 2 hours. After the film, a discussion will be led by Bob Kagan, Professor of Communication at Central Connecticut State University and the University…

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A night of surprises with author Lisa Unger

Friday, September 20 at 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States

Special author event! Lisa Unger is known for her surprise twists, and we’re celebrating the release of her new book, THE STRANGER INSIDE, with surprise giveaways for the audience, desserts with a surprise inside, and more. Books will be for sale at this event. Lisa Unger is the New York Times and internationally bestselling author of seventeen novels, including THE STRANGER INSIDE (coming Sep. 17). With millions of readers worldwide and novels published in twenty-six languages, Lisa Unger is widely regarded as a master…

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Chamber Group Rehearsal

Sunday, September 22 at 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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Girl Scout Troop 66371

Sunday, September 22 at 3:45 pm - 6:15 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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Girl Scouts of CT Registration Night

Tuesday, September 24 at 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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Fallin’ into Rhythm: a vocal event with Helen Walton

Wednesday, September 25 at 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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Listen to a mix of love songs, blues, jazz, and classics. Helen, the youngest of five children, is best known for her extensive musical career. Born and raised in Hartford, Connecticut, to Rev. Wilbur and Etta Milner.  Her musical gifts became apparent at an early age. She was regarded as a child prodigy with a gifted, powerful voice.  In the early 1980's, Helen relocated to Los Angeles, California, where she sang the National Anthem for various NBA teams.  What Helen…

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Creating a positive body image

Thursday, September 26 at 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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This workshop is designed to offer a safe environment to learn about self-image. Here we will talk about why we become self-conscious and how it affects our day to day lives. By hearing each other’s stories, we will learn simple coping skills to build positive body image. Michelle Gage is the founder of Hella Wellness Group.  She is a licensed clinical social worker with a private practice in New York City. She has over 15 years empowering people in meeting goals…

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Gandhi’s 150th birth anniversary

Saturday, September 28 at 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States

Panelists will focus on:  Gandhi’s Life, Satyagraha (belief in the truth), His role as Father of India, Program will include, the song “Vaishnav Jan To” Tejal Vallam  served as Editor and Vice-President for India Association of Central CT for many years and actively volunteers at the Indian community temple in Middletown and Newington, CT.  She serves as the Vice-Chair of the Rocky Hill Democratic Town Committee. Nutan Mehta was born during the time, when India was still a British colony. His father, a town…

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Hartford HealthCare Ayer Neuroscience Institute presents Concussion: What You Should Know

Monday, September 30 at 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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Registration is required. (1.855.HHC.HERE; HartfordHealthCare.org/events) This event is not sponsored by the Avon Library.

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October 2019

North Korea Book Discussion Series: Escape from Camp 14

Tuesday, October 1 at 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States

Avon Free Public Library International Book Discussion Series: North Korea Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019 7:00 PM Nothing to Envy by Barbara Demick Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2019 7:00 PM Escape from Camp 14 by Blaine Harden Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019 7:00 PM The Orphan Master’s Son by Adam Johnson This is a book discussion led by librarian Cyndi Larsen featuring fictional and non-fictional books about North Korea. Copies will be available behind the reference desk. No registration. Please contact Cyndi Larsen…

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Sudden Courage: book event with author Ronald Rosbottom

Wednesday, October 2 at 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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Ronald Rosbottom, the author of the acclaimed When Paris Went Dark, longlisted for the National Book Award, returns to World War II once again to tell the incredible story of the youngest members of the French Resistance —many only teenagers—who waged a hidden war against the Nazi occupiers and their collaborators in Paris and across France. In June 14, 1940, German tanks rolled into Paris. Eight days later, France accepted a humiliating defeat and foreign occupation.  Most citizens adapted and…

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Medicare & Beyond

Wednesday, October 2 at 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States

Wednesday, 10/2/19, 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. or Wednesday, 11/6/19, 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. (The same content will be presented at each session) Program held at the Avon Free Public Library Are you turning 65 or just confused about Medicare?  Medicare can be a confusing topic.  This FREE seminar by the father-daughter team of Lou Pelletier and Jessica Pelletier from American Senior Benefits will educate you on the options and programs available.  Learn what Medicare options best meet your…

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Sea Turtles of Costa Rica with Gary Melnysyn

Thursday, October 3 at 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States

Sea Turtles of Costa Rica with Gary Melnysyn Thursday, October 3, 2019 at 2 PM Gary is a self-taught photographer, artist and an avid outdoor enthusiast. He is a certified Master Naturalist, Master Wildlife Conservationist and National Park Service Ranger. Gary spent a month on a sea turtle conservation project in Ostional, Costa Rica, where he observed, collected data and helped preserve adult turtles. This presentation will focus on sea turtle migration and nesting habits, as well as the environmental…

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OWBN Improv

Saturday, October 5 at 7:30 pm - Sunday, October 6 at 12:30 am
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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Beyond the Bicep: The Real Story of Rosie the Riveter

Monday, October 7 at 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States

Her image has adorned everything from lunchboxes to lampshades, but what is the real story of Rosie the Riveter? Together we’ll trace her journey from propaganda poster to feminist icon while uncovering the history of the real life Rosies who not only inspired that infamous bicep, but whose work in wartime industries helped secure an Allied victory during World War II.  Lecture led by Amanda Goodheart Parks, Ph.D., Historian.

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VNA Flu Vaccine Clinic

Tuesday, October 8 at 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States

Flu Vaccine Clinic, provided by the Farmington Valley VNA Please bring your medical insurance card! Vaccines include: -    High Dose for adults over 65 years -    Quadrivalent for ages 5 years & older Call the Farmington Valley VNA:  860-651-3539 to make an appointment & to verify insurance "Walk-Ins Welcome"

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Free Practice ACT, PSAT, or SAT!

Tuesday, October 8 at 4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States

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Today’s test time: Tues. October 8th, 4:30-8 PM The Avon Free Public Library is partnering with C2Education, located in Avon, to offer free practice tests for the ACT, PSAT, and the SAT for area high school students. How will you score? Find out by taking a full-length practice test (minus the essay); you will have 3 hours to complete whichever exam you choose, ACT. PSAT, or SAT. You will get a personalized score with your strengths and weaknesses. Students will…

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When a child comes out: Providing Culturally Competent Support To Families

Wednesday, October 9 at 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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This workshop will focus on best practices for supporting families when their child comes out. Emerging research suggests that the single most significant factor in predicting outcomes for youth is the response of their families when the child comes out (Ryan, 2008).  The results of a multi-year, mixed methods study conducted by Caitlin Ryan and her team for the Family Acceptance Project™, at the Cesar E. Chavez Institute, at San Francisco State University, clearly indicate the profound impact that family…

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Fall “Outstanding” Film Series with Bob Kagan – The Band’s Visit

Thursday, October 10 at 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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Confusion abounds when an eight member Egyptian band journey to Israel to play at an Arab Cultural Center and takes a bus to the wrong town.  They find themselves stranded in the desert somewhere between nowhere and not much else.  Engrossing and at times comedic, this Israeli film spins a warm tale of human emotions.  Basis for the currently popular Broadway play of the same name.  Directed by Eran Kolirin, shown with subtitles. Rated PG-13, 1 hour  27 min.  After each…

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Opioids: Where we are now?

Saturday, October 12 at 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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Find out where we are within the opioid epidemic: What are the current patterns of use? How are doctors hanfling pain management? How has fentanyl changed the landscape? How are pharmaceutical companies responding? Where are hope, and help, being found? Dr. Charles McKay is the Associate Medical Director of the Connecticut Poison Control Center. He is the immediate past president of the American College of Medical Toxicology and a board member of the Medical Toxicology Foundation. The Foundation's goal is…

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Where the Crawdads Sing: Literature Discussion with Aimee Pozorski

Saturday, October 12 at 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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It's the book everyone's reading: Where the Crawdads Sing. A literature discussion with Aimee Pozorski, CCSU.

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OWBN Improv

Saturday, October 12 at 7:30 pm - Sunday, October 13 at 12:30 am
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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Friends of the Avon Library 2019 Used Book Sale

Friday, October 18 at 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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One event on Saturday, October 19, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on Sunday, October 20, 2019 at 12:00 pm

Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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book sale

Friday, October 18: 4pm-8pm Preview Sale: $5 admission Saturday, October 19: 9am-4pm No admission fee Sunday, October 20: Noon-3:00 pm No admission fee, BAG SALE! $5 per bag  

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Friends of the Avon Library 2019 Used Book Sale

Saturday, October 19 at 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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One event on Saturday, October 19, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on Sunday, October 20, 2019 at 12:00 pm

Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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book sale

Friday, October 18: 4pm-8pm Preview Sale: $5 admission Saturday, October 19: 9am-4pm No admission fee Sunday, October 20: Noon-3:00 pm No admission fee, BAG SALE! $5 per bag  

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Friends of the Avon Library 2019 Used Book Sale

Sunday, October 20 at 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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One event on Saturday, October 19, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on Sunday, October 20, 2019 at 12:00 pm

Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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Friday, October 18: 4pm-8pm Preview Sale: $5 admission Saturday, October 19: 9am-4pm No admission fee Sunday, October 20: Noon-3:00 pm No admission fee, BAG SALE! $5 per bag  

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Italy through the Seasons with Lisa Phillips

Wednesday, October 23 at 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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  This relaxed, informational and interactive travel talk is perfect for those who enjoy experiential vacations! This program will take you to Italy from north to south, including Sicily, and will introduce you to rich and meaningful seasonal experiences that are full of depth and discovery. Lisa Phillips is a travel designer and owner of Bella Europa Travel. For more information, contact Cyndi Larsen clarsen@avonctlibrary.info 860-673-9712 ext 225. Free and open to the public. No registration.

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Taverns, Temperance, Teetotalers, and Tommy Guns: The Long History of Prohibition

Wednesday, October 23 at 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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Learn about the ubiquity of alcohol consumption in  early America, the rise and influence of the temperance movement during the nineteenth century, and the progressive roots of Prohibition. Prohibition was one facet of old-stock American, rural, Protestant rule in the 1920's that brought about severe restrictions on immigration from Eastern and Southern Europe, the rise of the Ku Klux Klan, and the rise of organized crime. By the election of Franklin Roosevelt in 1932, the nation acknowledged prohibition to have…

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Learn about conservatorship: what is it? why would you have one?

Thursday, October 24 at 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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Marcia L. Hess, from Kraner & Hess, LLC, in Avon, will discuss the estate planning documents that everyone should have and why they are important. This presentation will include a discussion of Conservatorship and when it is necessary and even how to avoid it.  The topics of Probate and Long Term Care planning may also be covered. MARCIA L. HESS has devoted her entire legal career to working with seniors and their families. Since 1999 she has practiced as an Elder…

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Reading & Discussion with Author Alex Tilney

Friday, October 25 at 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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Chinese Tea Culture

Saturday, October 26 at 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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Vivian Huang, Avon Resident, returns for a detailed  exploration of Chinese tea culture, including types of tea, and different styles of serving.  Sip on tea while Vivian shares stories from her culture.  

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Girl Scout Troop 66371

Sunday, October 27 at 3:45 pm - 6:15 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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PTSD/TBI and communities

Monday, October 28 at 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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Learn about these two important mental health challenges and see why there is often a misdiagnosis of one or both of these disorders, especially since they share many of the same symptoms. Justine Ginsberg, R.N., cover: Post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD): it’s not just for veterans PTSD can happen to anyone who is exposed to abnormally high levels of stress or life threatening/changing events.  Car accidents, sexual assault, domestic abuse, natural disasters and high risk environments can all trigger PTSD…

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West Avon Garden Club

Wednesday, October 30 at 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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Fall “Outstanding” Film Series with Bob Kagan – “Wild”

Thursday, October 31 at 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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In this riveting dramatization, Reese Witherspoon portrays the author of a New York Times #1 best-selling memoir.  Suffering from loss, addiction and personal tragedy -- and with no hiking experience -- she sets out on an 1100 mile hike along the Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail.  Willing herself over mountains, through snow, and conquering self-doubt and pain, she discovers the strength of the human spirit.  Directed by Jean-Marc Vallee.  Rated R, 1 hour 55 min.  After each film, a discussion will…

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November 2019

Bob’s Picks: Essential Foreign Films of the last 30 years: A Baker’s Dozen

Saturday, November 2 at 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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What are your favorite foreign films? Will your film list match Bob’s? Bob's list includes films from: Canada, Spain, Italy, South America, India,  Australia, France, England, Germany, China, and more…. Bob Kagan is a Professor of Communication at Central Connecticut State University and the University of Hartford. Bob facilitates the international film series, as well other cinema related programming throughout the year at the Avon Library.    

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OWBN Improv

Saturday, November 2 at 7:30 pm - Sunday, November 3 at 12:30 am
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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Transgender 101: What’s it all about?

Wednesday, November 6 at 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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You’re probably hearing the word “transgender” more and more, but do you really know what it’s all about? Here’s your chance to learn what it means to be transgender, in a safe and comfortable space.  Jill Celentano is a 58 year-old transgender woman who transitioned four years ago. She will share her personal journey, victories and hardships, and will be happy to answer questions.  Her discussion will cover: The coming out process Transition, acceptance Right and wrong questions to ask…

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Essential Oils 101 with Susan Cote

Saturday, November 9 at 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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Join certified aromatherapist Susan Cote for an afternoon all about essential oils. Learn what they are, how they are made, how to apply them, and how to choose the right one for you. The program will conclude with an opportunity to make your own lavender sachet to bring home for yourself or for gift giving! This program is for adults and teens. No need to register.

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OWBN Improv

Saturday, November 9 at 7:30 pm - Sunday, November 10 at 12:30 am
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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“The James” Movie Series: Rear Window (Note: Start time is 11:00 am)

Tuesday, November 12 at 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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Please note: This movie will be shown at 11:00 a.m., not the usual 1:30 p.m.) This week's "James" is...  JAMES STEWART! James Stewart stars with Grace Kelly in Rear Window, one of Alfred Hitchcock's most stylish thrillers. (1954 ; 1 hr. and 52 min. ; Rated PG-13) Free, open to all, no need to register. Snacks will be provided.  

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North Korea Book Discussion Series: The Orphan Master’s Son

Tuesday, November 12 at 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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Avon Free Public Library International Book Discussion Series: North Korea Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019 7:00 PM Nothing to Envy by Barbara Demick Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2019 7:00 PM Escape from Camp 14 by Blaine Harden Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019 7:00 PM The Orphan Master’s Son by Adam Johnson This is a book discussion led by librarian Cyndi Larsen featuring fictional and non-fictional books about North Korea. Copies will be available behind the reference desk. No registration. Please contact Cyndi Larsen…

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Towpath Association

Wednesday, November 13 at 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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Encore

Thursday, November 14 at 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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Free Practice ACT, PSAT, or SAT!

Thursday, November 14 at 4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States

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Today’s test time: Thurs. November 14th, 4:30-8 PM The Avon Free Public Library is partnering with C2Education, located in Avon, to offer free practice tests for the ACT, PSAT, and the SAT for area high school students. How will you score? Find out by taking a full-length practice test (minus the essay); you will have 3 hours to complete whichever exam you choose, ACT. PSAT, or SAT. You will get a personalized score with your strengths and weaknesses. Students will…

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Girl Scout Troop 66371

Sunday, November 17 at 3:45 pm - 6:15 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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Indoor Farmers Market

Monday, November 18 at 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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All of your favorite summer vendors will be on hand with their fall harvest. Cash, check, and credit cards accepted by most vendors

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“The James” Movie Series: Rebel Without a Cause

Tuesday, November 19 at 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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This week's "James" is... James Dean! James Dean plays a rebellious new kid in town with a troubled past. Also starring Natalie Wood and Sal Mineo 1955 ; 1 hr. and 51 min.; Rated PG-13 Shown in the Community Room. No need to register. Snacks will be served.

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Spring Meadow

Tuesday, November 19 at 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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West Avon Garden Club

Wednesday, November 20 at 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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Fall “Outstanding” Film Series with Bob Kagan – “Man on Wire”

Thursday, November 21 at 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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Final Film of the Fall Series! Step back in time to 1974 and walk the high wire with Philippe Petit. As a young man in France, Petit learned to walk tightropes. What better way to prove himself than to string a wire between the towers of the World Trade Center in New York? This documentary follows Petit and his team on a clandestine operation as they get their equipment to the top of the tower and span the 150-foot gap…

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DKG

Monday, November 25 at 4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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“The James” Movie Series: Enough Said

Tuesday, November 26 at 1:30 pm - 3:15 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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This week's "James" is... James Gandolfini! James Gandolfini shines in this grown-up romantic comedy about second chances. Julia Louis-Dreyfus co-stars. 2013 ; 1 hr. and 38 min. ; Rated PG-13 Free, open to all, no need to register. Snacks will be provided.

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OWBN Improv

Saturday, November 30 at 7:30 pm - Sunday, December 1 at 12:30 am
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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December 2019

Luscious Liqueurs

Sunday, December 1 at 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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Liqueurs are fun and flavorful, strong and sweet, and are usually served after a meal. This program will inspire you with fun ideas for holiday entertaining using a variety of delicious alcoholic spirits. You’ll also learn about the history of the Hartford Flavor Company and how they create their unique, artisanal, flavors using ingredients such as fresh cucumbers, lavender, rose petals, cranberries, birch bark, spices and herbs. The program also includes an opportunity to sample the liqueurs! Please note: The…

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Avon Girl Scout Service Unit Parent and Leaders Meeting

Monday, December 2 at 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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Holidays with Lisa Wingate: Special Skpe Program

Thursday, December 5 at 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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Join us as we SKYPE with author Lisa Wingate! More details soon.

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Suffrage in New England

Monday, December 9 at 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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with Dr. Heather Prescott, CCSU. Snow date is 12/10

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Free Practice ACT, PSAT, or SAT!

Thursday, December 12 at 4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States

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Today’s test time: Thurs. December 12th, 4:30-8 PM The Avon Free Public Library is partnering with C2Education, located in Avon, to offer free practice tests for the ACT, PSAT, and the SAT for area high school students. How will you score? Find out by taking a full-length practice test (minus the essay); you will have 3 hours to complete whichever exam you choose, ACT. PSAT, or SAT. You will get a personalized score with your strengths and weaknesses. Students will…

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Girl Scout Troop 66371

Sunday, December 15 at 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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Meet Amelia Earhart: Pioneer in Aviation

Wednesday, December 18 at 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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Amelia Earhart’s fearless, adventuresome spirit leads to hair-raising rides down her homemade roller coaster, and she is enthralled with the wonders of the new “flying machines” during a family vacation to the Iowa State Fair. As she matures, she is fulfilled by her work as a nurse’s aide and begins to consider a career in medicine. This idea “flies out the window,” however, when she pays a pilot $1.00 to take her up for a short “hop” in his plane.…

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Hold for Children’s Event

Friday, December 27
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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See Kari Ann for Details This will be a FOL event

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January 2020

OWBN Improv

Saturday, January 4, 2020 at 7:30 pm - Sunday, January 5, 2020 at 12:30 am
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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Avon Girl Scout Service Unit Parent and Leaders Meeting

Monday, January 6, 2020 at 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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Encore

Thursday, January 9, 2020 at 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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Girl Scout Troop 66371

Sunday, January 12, 2020 at 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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Free Practice ACT, PSAT, or SAT!

Thursday, January 16, 2020 at 4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States

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Today’s test time: Thurs. Jauary 16th, 4:30-8 PM The Avon Free Public Library is partnering with C2Education, located in Avon, to offer free practice tests for the ACT, PSAT, and the SAT for area high school students. How will you score? Find out by taking a full-length practice test (minus the essay); you will have 3 hours to complete whichever exam you choose, ACT. PSAT, or SAT. You will get a personalized score with your strengths and weaknesses. Students will…

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February 2020

An Afternoon with Historian and Author Tom Shachtman

Saturday, February 1, 2020 at 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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Tom Shachtman, historian and author of the forthcoming book THE FOUNDING FORTUNES: How the Wealthy Paid for and Profited from America's Revolution In The Founding Fortunes, historian Tom Shachtman offers an in-depth look at a time when money became as vital as guns in securing victory in the American Revolution and establishing the new republic.   Co-sponsored by the Avon Library and Avon Historical Society

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Avon Girl Scout Service Unit Parent and Leaders Meeting

Monday, February 3, 2020 at 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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OWBN Improv

Saturday, February 8, 2020 at 7:30 pm - Sunday, February 9, 2020 at 12:30 am
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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Girl Scout Troop 66371

Sunday, February 9, 2020 at 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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Free Practice ACT, PSAT, or SAT!

Thursday, February 13, 2020 at 4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States

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Today’s test time: Thurs. February 13th, 4:30-8 PM The Avon Free Public Library is partnering with C2Education, located in Avon, to offer free practice tests for the ACT, PSAT, and the SAT for area high school students. How will you score? Find out by taking a full-length practice test (minus the essay); you will have 3 hours to complete whichever exam you choose, ACT. PSAT, or SAT. You will get a personalized score with your strengths and weaknesses. Students will…

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March 2020

Free Practice ACT, PSAT, or SAT!

Wednesday, March 11, 2020 at 4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States

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Today’s test time: Wed. March 11th, 4:30-8 PM The Avon Free Public Library is partnering with C2Education, located in Avon, to offer free practice tests for the ACT, PSAT, and the SAT for area high school students. How will you score? Find out by taking a full-length practice test (minus the essay); you will have 3 hours to complete whichever exam you choose, ACT. PSAT, or SAT. You will get a personalized score with your strengths and weaknesses. Students will…

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April 2020

Free Practice ACT, PSAT, or SAT!

Thursday, April 2, 2020 at 4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States

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Today’s test time: Thurs. April 2nd, 4:30-8 PM The Avon Free Public Library is partnering with C2Education, located in Avon, to offer free practice tests for the ACT, PSAT, and the SAT for area high school students. How will you score? Find out by taking a full-length practice test (minus the essay); you will have 3 hours to complete whichever exam you choose, ACT. PSAT, or SAT. You will get a personalized score with your strengths and weaknesses. Students will…

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May 2020

Free Practice ACT, PSAT, or SAT!

Wednesday, May 6, 2020 at 4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Community Room, 281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States

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Today’s test time: Wed. May 6th, 4:30-8 PM The Avon Free Public Library is partnering with C2Education, located in Avon, to offer free practice tests for the ACT, PSAT, and the SAT for area high school students. How will you score? Find out by taking a full-length practice test (minus the essay); you will have 3 hours to complete whichever exam you choose, ACT. PSAT, or SAT. You will get a personalized score with your strengths and weaknesses. Students will…

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