Programs


Writers Conference logoWriters Conference

November 16, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

@ Technical High School
Pennock’s Bridge Campus
280 Pennock’s Bridge Road,
West Grove, PA 19390

Meet and greet with selected local authors and two breakout sessions about the writing craft. Keynote speaker will be Mark Bowden. Everyone is welcome to this free event. No registration required.


wreathHoliday Centerpiece Workshop

November 30, 10:00 AM & 2:30 PM

Adult crafters of all experience levels can come learn to make holiday wreaths. Must provide own clippers, preferably wire cutters. This program requires registration and a fee of $40.


knit

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.


writerThe Write Stuff

Every 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month, 6:30 – 7:30 PM

This is a weekly workshop designed for adult writers of all genres and experience levels to brainstorm ideas, build relationships with fellow writers, and WRITE!


 

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

The Avon Grove Book Club will not be meeting for August 15.

What We’re Reading:

October 17- The Reckoning by John Grisham

November 21-Story of Arthur Truluv by Elizabeth Berg

December- NO BOOK CLUB- ENJOY THE HOLIDAY

January 16- Midnight in the Garden of Good & Evil by John Berendt

February 20- The Last Days by Graham Moore

March 19- A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles

 

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.