Programs



vetVeterinary Acupuncture

June 29, 4 PM

Join Kennett Square veterinarian, Elizabeth McKinstry, to learn more about Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine. Learn about veterinary acupuncture, herbs, Tui-na and food therapy to help provide a better life for you pet. This program is free and is open to all ages. No registration required.


cannedBasics of Canning

July 9, 6 PM

Join Theresa Zunino from Grandma’s Goods and Services as she teaches the basics of canning your own food. Follow along with the instructions with hands on activities and canning your own jar of food. All materials will be provided. This program is free and open to all ages. Registration required.


tai chiTai Chi Classes

July 10, July 17, & July 24, 11 AM

Come learn about Tai Chi from Professor Mitch Goldfarb! Longevity and rejuvenation are the primary goals of Tai Chi, a system of slow, gentle, non-strenuous movements ideal for people of any age who want to stay flexible, increase their energy and reduce stress. Professor Goldfarb shares with you this wonderful art where one joins the mind, body and Spirit. It leads to more graceful, effortless movement in your everyday life. This program is free and open to all ages. Come to one or as many classes as you’d like! Registration required.


 

madisonMeet James Madison

July 20, 1 PM

Meet President James Madison at Avon Grove Library! Watch as historical performer, Kyle Jenks, goes through the life and history of James Madison and how he affected America as we know it today. This program is free and open to all ages. No registration required.


 

knitSit 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.


book clubYA 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:

May 21, 2019 – The Poppy War by R.F. Kuang

June 18, 2019 – Me and Earl and the Dying Girl by Jesse Andrews

July 16, 2019 – Eon: Dragoneye Reborn by Alison Goodman

August 20, 2019 – Speak by Laurie Hales Anderson

September 17, 2019 – Ash Princess by Laura Sebastian

October 15, 2019 - I Kill Giants by Joe Kelly

November 19, 2019 – The 57 Bus: a true story of two teenagers and the crime that changed their lives by Dashka Slater

December 17, 2019 – The Last Boy and Girl in the World by Siobhan Vivian


book club 2Avon Grove Book Club

Every 3rd Thursday of the month, 6:30 PM

What We’re Reading:

May 16 - Carnegie’s Maid by Marie Benedict

June 20 – After Anna by Lisa Scottoline

July 18 – Catch 22 by Joseph Heller

August 15 – Sicilian Splendors by John Keahley

September 19 – I Was Anastasia by Ariel Lawhon

 

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


craftCrafting 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.