goochHinsonville’s Heroes

January 12, 10 – 11 AM

Come learn about local history! Join Avon Grove Library as we hear Dr. Cheryl Gooch, author of Hinsonville’s Heroes, speak about the social histories of 18 Black Civil War soldiers from our very own area of Chester County. No registration required for this free program.

moneySTaRT Retirement Planning

January 26, 11 – 12 AM

Offered by the PA Department of Banking and Securities, this is an informational presentation that focuses on the 3 stages of retirement planning: Early, Mid, and Late Career. Registration required for this free program. Twenty registrations required for this program to take place.


Sit and Knit

Every 1st and 3rd Monday, 3:00 – 4:30 PM

Bring your knitting, crochet, or embroidery and work on your projects at the library! Meet other crafters and share what you’re working on or come and learn the basics! All experiences welcome! Yarn and some materials provided. No registration required to this free event.

YA Book Club… For Adults!

 Every 3rd Tuesday, 6:00 PM

If you love the YA genre, love talking about books, and are 18 years or older, then this is the club for you! Join us once a month for an evening dedicated to discussing a different Young Adult book with your fellow Young Adults at heart. A new title every month. No registration required to this free program.

What We’re Reading:

October 16, 2018: Through the Woods by Emily Carroll

November 20, 2018: The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue by Mackenzi Lee

December 18, 2018: Spinning Silver by Naomi Novik

January 15, 2019: Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell

February 19, 2019: Heartless by Marissa Meyer

March 19, 2019: All the Crooked Saints by Maggie Stiefvater

April 16, 2019: I Believe in a Thing Called Love by Maurene Goo

Avon Grove Book Club

Every 3rd Thursday, 6:30 PM

What We’re Reading:

October 18 – Camino Island by John Grisham

November 15 – Great Alone by Kristin Hannah

December 20 – Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng

January 17 - Twelve Rules for Life by Jordan Peterson

February 15 – Mr. Penumbra’s 24 Hour Book Store by Robin Sloan

March 21 – Lady in Gold by Anne Marie O’Connor


Join other adults for lively discussions…Meet new people… Read books you would never read alone…Share the joy of reading!

Crafting Programs:

Craft and Create

Every 1st & 2nd Thursday, 6:308:30 PM

Gather up your craft projects and get away from the distractions at home. The activity room will be set up for bring your own craft time. Preregister for the first Thursday crafting project. This program is for adults 18 and over.


Questions? Call the library at 610-869-2004 or use the form on the Contact Us page.

NEW BAD WEATHER POLICY: Morning programs are cancelled if the Avon Grove Library is closed. Afternoon or evening programs are cancelled if the library is closed or closes early. Updated Cancellations will be posted on our library’s Facebook Page.