Upcoming Events

Aug 16 2022 - 12:00pm
Instructor Karen Sylvester will be teaching Shuffle and Deal in 8 lessons beginning Tuesday, July 5 and ending Tuesday, August 23. Learn some Bridge tips and conventions to improve your play of the hand. Knowledge of the game Bridge required. Registration required. Avalon property owners may... more
Aug 16 2022 - 7:00pm
Presented by the First United Methodist Church of Avalon. Chautauqua assemblies provided education and enrichment for adults in communities across the United States beginning in the late 19th century. Please contact the Church at 609-967-4204 for more details. August 9, 7pm: Gracenote Jazz Trio A... more
Aug 17 2022 - 9:30am
Everyone likes to visit the beach, but what do you know about the plants and animals that live there? Meet at 48th Street and Dune Drive in Avalon for an interpretive walk with a naturalist along the maritime forest and dune trails to learn about the flora and fauna that call this area their home.... more
Aug 17 2022 - 10:00am
Who feels artistic today? Join Miss Paige and paint some sea shells!
Aug 17 2022 - 6:00pm
with Christine Scarpa. Title for August: "The Secret Wife of Aaron Burr" by Susan Holloway Scott. Join us at the library for this in person meeting. Registration is required. To register, please email [email protected], stop by the circulation desk, or call us at 609-967-7155. A... more
Aug 17 2022 - 6:00pm
Though large marine mammals get all of the attention, there are thousands of amazing animals of all sizes in our ocean. The presenter from the Wetlands Institute will discuss some of the many sea creatures that can be found locally- from friendly crabs to slimy fish and everything in between! This... more
Aug 18 2022 - 10:00am
Calling all Lego Fans! The library will supply the Legos, you supply the imagination. Groups will work together to design and assemble a new project each session. Please leave your Legos at home so that you don't lose your favorite pieces. All ages welcome. Participants under the age of 8 should be... more
Aug 18 2022 - 11:00am
Enjoy tea with us as we share memories of old Avalon, and make new ones. Weather permitting, we'll meet in the back garden.
Aug 19 2022 - 10:00am
Summer Reading Book Club is now in session! Ms. Czyzewski will lead a lively discussion for students entering Grades 3 and 4. Registration opens July 19. This session is limited to 10 participants. For our August session, kids are invited to borrow and read any Magic Treehouse title from the... more
Aug 19 2022 - 11:00am
with Casey Zahn. Many people know their family originated in other countries before they arrived in the US. Using resources and tools available through the Avalon Free Public Library learn and discover where your family arrived from, if they were naturalized, and other bits of information to help... more

Thursday, July 8, 2021

Time Items
All day
Library StoryWalk Jun 19 2021 (All day) to Sep 6 2021 (All day)
Avalon Library and History Center Scavenger Hunt Jun 19 2021 (All day) to Sep 6 2021 (All day)
Jul 8 2021 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Jul 8 2021 - 10:00am to 10:45am
Jul 8 2021 - 11:30am to 12:30pm