Programs



jobFinding Fulfilling Employment After Fifty

April 4, 6:30 – 7:30 PM

Join Avon Grove Library and Ginny Neumer to learn practical solutions for achieving meaningful employment and answer questions about how to achieve that goal in this one hour interactive session. In addition, gain helpful handouts to be distributed and learn why Ginny believes applying online is a waste of time. Ginny Neumer is a former Job Developer / Career Counselor with a Dept of Labor Program designed to put people 55+ back to work.


foodSpring into the Season with Plant-Based Eating

April 10, 6:30 – 7:30 PM

Join Shelly Hughes, certified plant- based nutritionist, and learn some simple tips to eating healthfully. Discuss how to prepare simple, delicious meals, learn to eat for energy, and enjoy food demonstrations with free samples! This program is free and open to all ages.

Registration required. Sign up at Avon Grove Library, call 610-869-2004, or email sbeyer@ccls.org to register.


 

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Sit and Knit

Every 1st and 3rd Monday of the month, 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 of the month, 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 of the month, 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

April 18 – Eve of a Hundred Midnights by Bill Lascher

 

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 of the month, 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.