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Children's Library

Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.

Computer Lab
A representative from the Cape May County Consumer Affairs office will be speaking about numerous topics, including: Home Improvement Contractors, Telemarketers & other Telephone Fraud, Savings & Securities, Charities and others. Join us to learn about local scams and how you can avoid them.
Multipurpose Room
Life for a single mom in Los Angeles takes an unexpected turn when she allows three young filmmakers to move in to her guest house. Starring Reese Witherspoon, Michael Sheen and Lake Bell. This romantic comedy is rated PG-13 for some thematic and sexual material. For further information on rating, please review the MPAA guide at www.mpaa.org.
Senior Center
Chef Linda Schwartz will demonstrate how to prepare appetizers for your holiday parties and beyond at the Avalon Senior Center. Recipes will be provided and participants will be able to sample each. Registration is required by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk. Avalon property owners may register beginning November 13. All others may register beginning November 27.
Small Group Instruction Room
Meetings are held on the second Wednesday of the month. Meet with others interested in learning more about Italian art, music, architecture, history, lifestyles.
Small Group Instruction Room
with moderator Dorothy Pearson. Title for December: "The Risen" by Ron Rash. Complimentary books may be available upon registration. Register by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.
Children's Library

Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.

Computer Lab
with Sean Farrell. Drop in to this open forum workshop anytime between 5 and 6:30 p.m. for help with questions regarding your computer, phone, software, or an app. If possible, bring your phone or laptop along with you so we can help! No registration needed, walk-ins welcome!
The Porch
Harpist Lucia Marone will be playing classical and holiday songs on The Porch. She takes requests too.
Computer Lab
with Cathy Zane. Drop in to this open forum workshop anytime between 6:30 and 8 p.m. for help with questions regarding your computer, phone, iPad, software, or an app. If possible, bring your iPhone, iPad, or laptop along with you so we can help! No registration needed, walk-ins welcome!

Computer Lab
with Sean Farrell. Drop in to this open forum workshop anytime between 10 and 11:30 a.m. for help with questions regarding your computer, phone, software, or an app. If possible, bring your phone or laptop along with you so we can help! No registration needed, walk-ins welcome!
Small Group Instruction Room

Receive tips and feedback on poetry, memoirs, short stories, articles, and books. Record an audio version and share your story. Registration is requested by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.

Computer Lab
with Cathy Zane. Drop in to this open forum workshop anytime between 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. for help with questions regarding your computer, phone, iPad, software, or an app. If possible, bring your iPhone, iPad, or laptop along with you so we can help! No registration needed, walk-ins welcome!
Multipurpose Room
Enjoy a holiday performance with the Seven Mile Island Singers, a group of Cape May County volunteers who have been singing together for approximately 15 years, along with piano accompaniment.
Small Group Instruction Room
Meet and share knitting techniques. All levels of knitters are welcome.
Computer Lab
Children under 8 need to bring a helper. Enjoy the spirit of the season by joining in this classic and fun holiday activity! Apply candies, icing, and more to a traditional gingerbread house. Deck it out and then take it home to display proudly! Registration required by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.
Children's Library
Join Mrs. Claus for Christmas stories and a holiday craft!
Computer Lab
with Sean Farrell. Drop in to this open forum workshop anytime between 10 and 11:30 a.m. for help with questions regarding your computer, phone, software, or an app. If possible, bring your phone or laptop along with you so we can help! No registration needed, walk-ins welcome!
Computer Lab
with Shannon Nagle. Drop in to this open forum workshop anytime between 11:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. for help with questions regarding your computer, phone, iPad, software, or an app. If possible, bring your iPhone, iPad, or laptop along with you so we can help! No registration needed, walk-ins welcome!
Small Group Instruction Room
with moderator Michelle Devine. Title for December: "Hello Again" by Brenda Novak. Complimentary books may be available upon registration. Register by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.
Children's Library
Join Mrs. Claus for Christmas stories and a holiday craft!
History Center
Enjoy tea with us as we share memories of old Avalon, and make new ones!
Event address: 215 39th Street
We will reopen Tuesday, December 26 at 9 a.m.
Children's Library

Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.

Small Group Instruction Room
Special date to play because of the holiday. Join the Scrabblers for word play.
Children's Library

Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.

Small Group Instruction Room
with moderator Dorothy Pearson. Title for December: "The Last Mile" by David Baldacci. Complimentary books may be available upon registration. Register by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.
The Porch
Harpist Lucia Marone will be playing classical and holiday songs on The Porch. She takes requests too.
Library
We will reopen Tuesday, January 2 at 9 a.m.
Children's Library

Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.

Computer Lab
Instructors from the New Jersey State Library will be covering different business structures, how to register a small business in New Jersey, including legal entity registration and individual structured business registration, and how to report your New Jersey business income. Registration is required by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.
Children's Library

Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.

Small Group Instruction Room
with instructor Melissa Palmer. Receive tips and feedback on poetry, memoirs, short stories, articles, and books. Record an audio version and share your story. Registration is requested by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.
Gymnasium
with instructor Cheryl Crews. Tai chi, short for t'ai chi ch'üan, is an internal Chinese martial art practiced for both its defense training and its health benefits. The term taiji refers to a philosophy of the forces of yin and yang, related to the moves. Registration is required by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk. Avalon property owners may register beginning December 4. All others may register beginning December 18.
Computer Lab
with Sean Farrell. Drop in to this open forum workshop anytime between 10 and 11:30 a.m. for help with questions regarding your computer, phone, software, or an app. If possible, bring your phone or laptop along with you so we can help! No registration needed, walk-ins welcome!
Computer Lab
with Cathy Zane. Drop in to this open forum workshop anytime between 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. for help with questions regarding your computer, phone, iPad, software, or an app. If possible, bring your iPhone, iPad, or laptop along with you so we can help! No registration needed, walk-ins welcome!
History Center
Enjoy dozens of photos of 1950s, 60s and 70s Avalon not previously displayed! Topics include the boat parade, circus, snow and ice storms, baby parade, day-to-day life in Avalon, and more. Slides donated by Robert Cobb on behalf of his uncle, Norman Cobb, and digitized at the History Center.
Small Group Instruction Room
Meet and share knitting techniques. All levels of knitters are welcome.
Small Group Instruction Room
Join the Scrabblers on the second and fourth Monday of each month.

Children's Library

Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.

Multipurpose Room
Film title to be announced
Small Group Instruction Room
Meetings are held on the second Wednesday of the month. Meet with others interested in learning more about Italian art, music, architecture, history, lifestyles.
Small Group Instruction Room
with moderator Dorothy Pearson. Title for January: "Behold the Dreamers: A Novel" by Imbolo Mbue. Complimentary books may be available upon registration. Register by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.
Children's Library

Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.

Gymnasium
with instructor Cheryl Crews. Tai chi, short for t'ai chi ch'üan, is an internal Chinese martial art practiced for both its defense training and its health benefits. The term taiji refers to a philosophy of the forces of yin and yang, related to the moves. Registration is required by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk. Avalon property owners may register beginning December 4. All others may register beginning December 18.
Tuesday, December 12, 2017
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