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Friday - Saturday 9am - 5pm
Sunday 11am - 3pm
235 32nd Street, Avalon, NJ 08202
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Computer Lab
Learn the ins and outs of the iOS7 operating system.
Be sure you have your Apple ID and password.
In-Person Class. Register by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.
Multipurpose Room
Herb Gardening Lecture & Demowith Joe AlvarezWednesday, April 23 from 6 to 7 p.m.Master Gardener Joe Alvarez with be speaking about herb gardening for ornamental, culinary, and medicinal purposes in this lecture and Q&A. Different types of pots (terra cotta, plastic, hanging baskets, ornamental) and small plants will be displayed. Joe will also discuss "coastal landscapes", the practice of adding herbs to annual and perennial beds on the barrier islands.
Children's Library
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 AM. Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Computer Lab
Learn how to connect to the Internet with Windows 8. Browse the Web with Internet Explorer (app vs. desktop), learn how to search for what you need and how to open one or more pages, how to change your Internet Explorer settings, marking favorites and reading pages with the Reader App, using browsers others than Internet Explorer (Google Chrome and Firefox).
In-Person Class. Register by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.
Meet and share knitting techniques. No sign-ups are necessary;
all levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced!
Instructor available once monthly
Small Group Instruction Room
with Dr. Conrad WeilerMondays, March 17 through May 55:45 to 7:45 p.m.Registration is requiredAvalon property owners may register on February 17All others may register on March 3Participants may purchase a Great Decisions 2014 book by visiting www.fpa.orgTopics:Defense TechnologyIsrael and the U.S.Turkey's challengesIslamic awakeningEnergy IndependenceFood and ClimateChina's foreign policyU.S. trade policy
Small Group Instruction Room
Second and fourth Monday of every month for word play. No registration necessary!
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Multipurpose Room
Enjoy refreshments and the movie "The Secrets of Scotland Yard". Get inside the most famous police headquarters in the world. This documentary follows police historians as they retrace the steps of some of the world's earliest detectives, finds out how the Yard used every crime-fighting technique in its repertoire to stop the biggest heist in history, and reopens classified files to reveal how the Yard's detective divisions continue to foil sophisticated criminal activity.Registration is require...
Children's Library
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 AM. Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Small Group Instruction Room
Class instructor Jack Miller will be providing tips and feedback on poetry, memoirs, short stories, articles, and books. Class participants will also have the opportunity to record their stories as podcasts for listeners to enjoy on our website.
First Thursday of every month: 3:30 to 5:30pm and 3rd Saturday of every month: 10am to Noon
Small Group Instruction Room
The Avalon Library LEGO Club meets on the first Friday of every month from 3:15 - 4:45 PM The Library will supply the Legos, you provide the imagination! Get creative with a team or work on your own. Please leave your Legos at home so that you don't lose your favorite pieces. All ages are welcome.
Computer Lab
Share photos, ideas, and stories. See which App works best for you. (App (free) download necessary)
Be sure you have your Apple ID and password. (Required prior to class)
In-Person Class. Register by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.
Meet and share knitting techniques. No sign-ups are necessary;
all levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced!
Instructor available once monthly
Computer Lab
1st Monday of each month 5:30 to 7:45 p.m. Bring your smart phone to this users group and the instructor will help you learn how to use its features. He will review new app releases, hardware and accessories. Mike will be lecturing and answering questions on this schedule: 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. - iPhones 6:45 to 7:45 p.m.- Android & Windows phones
Small Group Instruction Room
with Dr. Conrad WeilerMondays, March 17 through May 55:45 to 7:45 p.m.Registration is requiredAvalon property owners may register on February 17All others may register on March 3Participants may purchase a Great Decisions 2014 book by visiting www.fpa.orgTopics:Defense TechnologyIsrael and the U.S.Turkey's challengesIslamic awakeningEnergy IndependenceFood and ClimateChina's foreign policyU.S. trade policy
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Computer Lab
This class will look at options to customize our web browser Safari and explore the advanced search features Google offers.
In-Person Class. Register by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk
Multipurpose Room
Come play Xbox 360 and Nintendo Wii games for kids of all ages! Nintendo DS games are available for play as well.
Children's Library
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 AM. Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Computer Lab
This class will give you an overview of Cloud computing options like iCloud, Google Drive, and Dropbox. Participants will look in detail at Dropbox vs. Apple iCloud to understand the difference. Please bring your Apple ID and password to class. In-Person Class. Register by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.
Meet and share knitting techniques. No sign-ups are necessary;
all levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced!
Instructor available once monthly
Small Group Instruction Room
Second and fourth Monday of every month for word play. No registration necessary!
Computer Lab
Introduction to and review of common social media platforms. Instructor Robert Hoesly will be discussing Instagram and Vine to create short videos.
Limited number of library computers will be available or bring your own laptop, tablet, etc.
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Small Group Instruction Room
Title for May: Canada by Richard Ford. A limited number of books are available upon registration. Registration is required.
Multipurpose Room
A lonely writer develops an unlikely relationship with his newly purchased operating system that's designed to meet his every need.. Snack bags and beverages will be served. Rated R. Under 17 must be accompanied by parent or guardian.
Stars: Joaquin Phoenix, Amy Adams, Scarlett Johansson |
Children's Library
The Library will be closed on Wednesday, Jay 14 for in-service. We will reopen at 9 a.m. on Thursday, May 15.
Children's Library
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 AM. Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Small Group Instruction Room
Class instructor Jack Miller will be providing tips and feedback on poetry, memoirs, short stories, articles, and books. Class participants will also have the opportunity to record their stories as podcasts for listeners to enjoy on our website.
First Thursday of every month: 3:30 to 5:30pm and 3rd Saturday of every month: 10am to Noon
Meet and share knitting techniques. No sign-ups are necessary;
all levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced!
Instructor available once monthly
Computer Lab
Meet with other personal computer users to share problems and solutions. Third Monday of every month
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Computer Lab
This class will introduce you to the four main principles of design and how they apply to everything you will ever create. We will look at how the principles of design can be applied to PowerPoint presentations, postcards, fliers, business cards and even websites. For the hands-on portion, we will create a flier that will engage your audience and emphasize your message. We will talk in detail about how to select colors, images, and fonts for our projects. If you have a flier or handout you want ...
Multipurpose Room
An unlikely World War II platoon is tasked to rescue art masterpieces from Nazi thieves and return them to their owners.Snack bags and beverages will be served. Rated PG-13
Stars: George Clooney, Matt Damon, Bill Murray
Small Group Instruction Room
Meet with others interested in reviewing Italian learned in the Italian class and those interested in learning more about Italian art, music ,architecture, history, lifestyles.
Computer Lab
Safari isn't the only way to surf the Internet on the iPad. Join us to explore alternative browsers like Chrome, Atomic($), Mobicip($), Coast, Photon($) and search engines like Yahoo, Bing, and Google.
Be sure you have your Apple ID and password. (Required prior to class)
In-Person Class. Register by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.
Small Group Instruction Room
3rd Wednesday of each month. Title for May: Gone With The Wind by Margaret Mitchell
A limited number of books are available upon registration.
Registration is required.
Children's Library
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 AM. Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
The Avalon Free Public Library will be closed Monday, May 26 in observance of Memorial Day. We will reopen at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, May 27.
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Computer Lab
Create your own blog using Google's Blogger App.
Be sure you have your Apple ID and password. (Required prior to class)
In-Person Class. Register by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.
Small Group Instruction Room
Second and fourth Monday of every month for word play. No registration necessary!
Children's Library
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 AM. Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Meet and share knitting techniques. No sign-ups are necessary;
all levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced!
Instructor available once monthly
1st Monday of each month 5:30 to 7:45 p.m. Bring your smart phone to this users group and the instructor will help you learn how to use its features. He will review new app releases, hardware and accessories. Mike will be lecturing and answering questions on this schedule: 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. - iPhones 6:45 to 7:45 p.m.- Android & Windows phones
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Children's Library
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 AM. Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Small Group Instruction Room
Class instructor Jack Miller will be providing tips and feedback on poetry, memoirs, short stories, articles, and books. Class participants will also have the opportunity to record their stories as podcasts for listeners to enjoy on our website.
First Thursday of every month: 3:30 to 5:30pm and 3rd Saturday of every month: 10am to Noon
Gymnasium
Beginner Ballroom Dancing with Ron and Barbara Troy. Thursdays, June 5 to August 5. The instructor will be teaching Foxtrot, Rumba, Hustle, Waltz, and Swing during the beginner classes. Registration is required by calling Linda Duffy (609) 967-5900 x 3157. Avalon property owners may register on May 5. All others may register on May 19.
Computer Lab
Increase your productivity using the iWork Suite which includes Pages for word processing, Numbers to create spreadsheets, and Keynote for great presentations.
Be sure you have your Apple ID and password. (Required prior to class)
In-Person Class. Register by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.
Meet and share knitting techniques. No sign-ups are necessary;
all levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced!
Instructor available once monthly
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Children's Library
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 AM. Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Gymnasium
Beginner Ballroom Dancing with Ron and Barbara Troy. Thursdays, June 5 to August 5. The instructor will be teaching Foxtrot, Rumba, Hustle, Waltz, and Swing during the beginner classes. Registration is required by calling Linda Duffy (609) 967-5900 x 3157. Avalon property owners may register on May 5. All others may register on May 19.
Multipurpose Room
Instructor Nicole Lamb will bring small plants and figurines and show us how to make a whimsical garden. She will be also suggest suitable items to make your own fairy or miniature garden at home.
Meet and share knitting techniques. No sign-ups are necessary;
all levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced!
Instructor available once monthly
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Small Group Instruction Room
3rd Wednesday of each month. Title for June: On Dublin Street by Samantha Young
A limited number of books are available upon registration.
Registration is required.
Children's Library
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 AM. Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Gymnasium
Beginner Ballroom Dancing with Ron and Barbara Troy. Thursdays, June 5 to August 5. The instructor will be teaching Foxtrot, Rumba, Hustle, Waltz, and Swing during the beginner classes. Registration is required by calling Linda Duffy (609) 967-5900 x 3157. Avalon property owners may register on May 5. All others may register on May 19.
Class instructor Jack Miller will be providing tips and feedback on poetry, memoirs, short stories, articles, and books. Class participants will also have the opportunity to record their stories as podcasts for listeners to enjoy on our website.
First Thursday of every month: 3:30 to 5:30pm and 3rd Saturday of every month: 10am to Noon
Meet and share knitting techniques. No sign-ups are necessary;
all levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced!
Instructor available once monthly
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Children's Library
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 AM. Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Gymnasium
Beginner Ballroom Dancing with Ron and Barbara Troy. Thursdays, June 5 to August 5. The instructor will be teaching Foxtrot, Rumba, Hustle, Waltz, and Swing during the beginner classes. Registration is required by calling Linda Duffy (609) 967-5900 x 3157. Avalon property owners may register on May 5. All others may register on May 19.
Meet and share knitting techniques. No sign-ups are necessary;
all levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced!
Instructor available once monthly
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Children's Library
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 AM. Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Gymnasium
Beginner Ballroom Dancing with Ron and Barbara Troy. Thursdays, June 5 to August 5. The instructor will be teaching Foxtrot, Rumba, Hustle, Waltz, and Swing during the beginner classes. Registration is required by calling Linda Duffy (609) 967-5900 x 3157. Avalon property owners may register on May 5. All others may register on May 19.
Meet and share knitting techniques. No sign-ups are necessary;
all levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced!
Instructor available once monthly
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Small Group Instruction Room
2nd Wednesday of each month. Title for July: The Affair by Lee Child. A limited number of books are available upon registration. Registration is required.
Children's Library
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 AM. Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Gymnasium
Beginner Ballroom Dancing with Ron and Barbara Troy. Thursdays, June 5 to August 5. The instructor will be teaching Foxtrot, Rumba, Hustle, Waltz, and Swing during the beginner classes. Registration is required by calling Linda Duffy (609) 967-5900 x 3157. Avalon property owners may register on May 5. All others may register on May 19.
Meet and share knitting techniques. No sign-ups are necessary;
all levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced!
Instructor available once monthly
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Children's Library
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 AM. Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Gymnasium
Beginner Ballroom Dancing with Ron and Barbara Troy. Thursdays, June 5 to August 5. The instructor will be teaching Foxtrot, Rumba, Hustle, Waltz, and Swing during the beginner classes. Registration is required by calling Linda Duffy (609) 967-5900 x 3157. Avalon property owners may register on May 5. All others may register on May 19.
Meet and share knitting techniques. No sign-ups are necessary;
all levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced!
Instructor available once monthly
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Children's Library
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 AM. Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Gymnasium
Beginner Ballroom Dancing with Ron and Barbara Troy. Thursdays, June 5 to August 5. The instructor will be teaching Foxtrot, Rumba, Hustle, Waltz, and Swing during the beginner classes. Registration is required by calling Linda Duffy (609) 967-5900 x 3157. Avalon property owners may register on May 5. All others may register on May 19.
Meet and share knitting techniques. No sign-ups are necessary;
all levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced!
Instructor available once monthly
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Children's Library
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 AM. Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Gymnasium
Beginner Ballroom Dancing with Ron and Barbara Troy. Thursdays, June 5 to August 5. The instructor will be teaching Foxtrot, Rumba, Hustle, Waltz, and Swing during the beginner classes. Registration is required by calling Linda Duffy (609) 967-5900 x 3157. Avalon property owners may register on May 5. All others may register on May 19.
Meet and share knitting techniques. No sign-ups are necessary;
all levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced!
Instructor available once monthly
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Children's Library
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 AM. Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Gymnasium
Beginner Ballroom Dancing with Ron and Barbara Troy. Thursdays, June 5 to August 5. The instructor will be teaching Foxtrot, Rumba, Hustle, Waltz, and Swing during the beginner classes. Registration is required by calling Linda Duffy (609) 967-5900 x 3157. Avalon property owners may register on May 5. All others may register on May 19.
Meet and share knitting techniques. No sign-ups are necessary;
all levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced!
Instructor available once monthly
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Children's Library
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 AM. Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Meet and share knitting techniques. No sign-ups are necessary;
all levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced!
Instructor available once monthly
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Children's Library
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 AM. Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Meet and share knitting techniques. No sign-ups are necessary;
all levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced!
Instructor available once monthly
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Children's Library
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 AM. Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Meet and share knitting techniques. No sign-ups are necessary;
all levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced!
Instructor available once monthly
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Children's Library
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 AM. Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Meet and share knitting techniques. No sign-ups are necessary;
all levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced!
Instructor available once monthly
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Children's Library
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 AM. Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Meet and share knitting techniques. No sign-ups are necessary;
all levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced!
Instructor available once monthly
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Children's Library
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 AM. Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Meet and share knitting techniques. No sign-ups are necessary;
all levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced!
Instructor available once monthly
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Children's Library
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 AM. Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Meet and share knitting techniques. No sign-ups are necessary;
all levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced!
Instructor available once monthly
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Children's Library
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 AM. Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Meet and share knitting techniques. No sign-ups are necessary;
all levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced!
Instructor available once monthly
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Children's Library
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 AM. Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Meet and share knitting techniques. No sign-ups are necessary;
all levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced!
Instructor available once monthly
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Children's Library
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 AM. Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Meet and share knitting techniques. No sign-ups are necessary;
all levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced!
Instructor available once monthly
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Children's Library
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 AM. Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Meet and share knitting techniques. No sign-ups are necessary;
all levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced!
Instructor available once monthly
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Children's Library
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 AM. Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Meet and share knitting techniques. No sign-ups are necessary;
all levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced!
Instructor available once monthly
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Children's Library
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 AM. Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Meet and share knitting techniques. No sign-ups are necessary;
all levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced!
Instructor available once monthly
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Children's Library
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 AM. Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Meet and share knitting techniques. No sign-ups are necessary;
all levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced!
Instructor available once monthly
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Children's Library
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 AM. Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Meet and share knitting techniques. No sign-ups are necessary;
all levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced!
Instructor available once monthly
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Children's Library
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 AM. Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Meet and share knitting techniques. No sign-ups are necessary;
all levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced!
Instructor available once monthly
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Children's Library
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 AM. Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Meet and share knitting techniques. No sign-ups are necessary;
all levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced!
Instructor available once monthly
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Children's Library
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 AM. Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Meet and share knitting techniques. No sign-ups are necessary;
all levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced!
Instructor available once monthly
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Children's Library
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 AM. Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Meet and share knitting techniques. No sign-ups are necessary;
all levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced!
Instructor available once monthly
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Meet and share knitting techniques. No sign-ups are necessary;
all levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced!
Instructor available once monthly
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
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