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Friday - Saturday - 9am - 5pm
Sunday 11am - 3pm
235 32nd Street, Avalon, NJ 08202
      609-967-7155

Newsletter
Small Group Instruction Room
Title for September: "The Ship of Brides: a Novel" by Jo Jo Moyes. Complimentary books may be available upon registration. Register by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.
Children's Library

Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.

History Center
Enjoy tea with us as we share memories of old Avalon, and make new ones!
Event address: 215 39th Street
Gymnasium
Yoga instructor Melissa Troiano will present a 4-part series designated specifically for beginners and yogis who want to reconnect to the foundations. Participants will dive into the alignment of the yoga posture and explore breath, drishti (focused gaze) and flow to support Yoga practice. Registration is required by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.

Multipurpose Room
A young girl discovers surfing and love (in that order) during one transitive summer. A comedy starring Sandra Dee, James Darren and Cliff Robertson. This film is not rated. For further information visit imdb.com.
Multipurpose Room
A naturalist from the Nature Center will be here with a touch tank of various invertebrates. You will see horseshoe and other types of crabs, a sea star, sea urchins, various gastropods (sea snails) and bivalves (clams). Our program will encompass some ecological aspects of each organism with time to show the guests an up-close view of each creature. Participants can then make a miniature horseshoe crab necklace or ornament craft to take home.
Small Group Instruction Room
Meet and share knitting techniques. All levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced.
Small Group Instruction Room

Join the Scrabblers on the second and fourth Monday of each month.

Children's Library

Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.

History Center
View exhibits on the history of Avalon’s Police, Fire Department, and Emergency Medical Services. Enjoy refreshments, take part in a gallery chat with the exhibit curator, and meet & greet Avalon’s Emergency Responders, past and present! For questions call (609) 967-0090.
Children's Library

Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.

Gymnasium
Yoga instructor Melissa Troiano will present a 4-part series designated specifically for beginners and yogis who want to reconnect to the foundations. Participants will dive into the alignment of the yoga posture and explore breath, drishti (focused gaze) and flow to support Yoga practice. Registration is required by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.

Small Group Instruction Room
with moderator Dorothy Pearson. Title for September: "Lost Girls: A Novel" by Allison Brennan. Complimentary books may be available upon registration. Register by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.
Computer Lab
Drop in to this open forum workshop anytime between 10and 11:30 a.m. for help with general questions regarding your Windows and Android Devices. No registration needed.
Computer Lab
Drop in to this open forum workshop anytime between 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. for help with general questions regarding Apple Devices. No registration needed.
Computer Lab
Many people are not aware that they can research their family tree from anywhere-for free! Recently Family Search has made their microfilms available in digital format. This class will show you how to access this fabulous resource and how to make the most of your genealogy research! Registration is required by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk. Avalon property owners may register beginning August 30 All others may register beginning September 13.
Small Group Instruction Room
Meet and share knitting techniques. All levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced.
Small Group Instruction Room
Sessions will be held on the 1st and 3rd Mondays in October.

Join the Scrabblers on the second and fourth Monday of each month.

Children's Library

Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.

Small Group Instruction Room
Title for October "Jacksonland" by Steve Inskeep. Complimentary books may be available upon registration. Register by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.
Children's Library

Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.

Computer Lab
Instructors from the New Jersey State Library will be covering different business structures, how to register a small business in New Jersey, including legal entity registration and individual structured business registration, and how to report your New Jersey business income. Registration is required by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.
Small Group Instruction Room

Receive tips and feedback on poetry, memoirs, short stories, articles, and books. Record an audio version and share your story. Registration is requested by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.

Computer Lab
with Sean Farrell. Looking to plan and book a vacation, or just trying not to get lost on your way? Learn how to use apps to make your next trip easier.
Library
We will reopen Tuesday, October 10 at 9 a.m.
Small Group Instruction Room
Meet and share knitting techniques. All levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced.
Children's Library

Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.

Multipurpose Room
Captain Jack Sparrow searches for the trident of Poseidon while being pursued by an undead sea captain and his crew. Starring Johnny Depp, Geoffrey Rush and Javier Bordem. This film is Rated PG-13 for action, adventure and fantasy. For further information on rating, please review the MPAA guide at www.mpaa.org.
Small Group Instruction Room
Meetings are held on the second Wednesday of the month, except July & August. Meet with others interested in learning more about Italian art, music, architecture, history, lifestyles.
Small Group Instruction Room
Title for October: "Year of Wonders: A Novel of the Plague" by Geraldine Brooks. Complimentary books may be available upon registration. Register by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.
Children's Library

Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.

Computer Lab
Drop in to this open forum workshop anytime between 5 and 6:30 p.m. for help with general questions regarding your Windows and Android Devices. No registration needed.
Computer Lab
with Cathy Zane. Drop in to this open forum workshop anytime between 6:30 and 8 p.m. for help with general questions regarding Apple Devices. No registration needed.
History Center
Bring your Avalon photos! We'll send you home with digital copies, and, with your permission, keep a digital copy at the History Center for potential addition to the town's permanent record. Enjoy refreshments and browse exhibits while you wait! For purposes of the party, bring 10 photos or less, but let us know if you have a larger collection so we can make future arrangements.
Small Group Instruction Room
Meet and share knitting techniques. All levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced.
Small Group Instruction Room
Sessions will be held on the 1st and 3rd Mondays in October.

Join the Scrabblers on the second and fourth Monday of each month.

Gymnasium
Mondays, October 16 through December 4with Victoria AtheneIn this class, you will learn the basic movements of Belly Dance. Emphasis will be on posture and stretching in a safe and supported environment. Wear comfortable clothing and learn this ancient and beautiful dance form. Posture, breathing, and stretching is executed before, during, and after every class.Registration is required by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk. Avalon property owners may register beginning Sept...
Children's Library

Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.

Computer Lab
Drop in to this open forum workshop anytime between 10 and 11:30 a.m. for help with general questions regarding your Windows and Android Devices. No registration needed.
Computer Lab
Drop in to this open forum workshop anytime between 6:30 and 8 p.m. for help with general questions regarding Apple Devices. No registration needed.
Art Room
Cheryl Crews will instruct this dynamic 3-hour pastel painting session and guide you through the process of creating a personal work of Art from first mark to finishing touches. Subject will be a still life including objects from nature. Materials and techniques will be explored. Lessons in composition, color mixing, and pastel application will be included. The goal is to create a work of Art showing the quality of "Organic Unity".Individual styles of expression will be encouraged.All levels wel...
Multipurpose Room
A representative from the Avalon Police Department will discuss ways to safeguard your home and valuables when leaving your property for the winter. Alarms, links to emergency news services, services provided by the police department and other topics will be addressed. There will be a Q&A following the talk.

Computer Lab
Sometimes the hardest thing to do is to find out about your family's history. You may have heard a story about your grandparents or their parents but you aren't certain about how to discover the truth behind the story. Perhaps they arrived from a small town in Europe with only the clothes on their backs? The challenge of researching your family is not finding the documents, it's the new stories that you uncover! Learn how easy it is to research your family in this workshop. Registration is requi...
Small Group Instruction Room
with moderator Michelle Devine. Title for October: "It Happens in the Hamptons: A Novel" by Holly Peterson. Complimentary books may be available upon registration. Register by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.
Children's Library

Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.

History Center
Enjoy tea with us as we share memories of old Avalon, and make new ones!
Event address: 215 39th Street
Multipurpose Room
Synopsis of the original Dracula film: The ancient vampire Count Dracula arrives in England and begins to prey upon the virtuous young Mina. Starring: Bela Lugois, Helen Chandler and David Manners. This film is not rated. For further information visit imdb.com.
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
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