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Friday - Saturday 9am - 5pm
Sunday 11am - 3pm
235 32nd Street, Avalon, NJ 08202
      609-967-7155

Newsletter
Library closed in observance of Labor Day. Reopen at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, September 2.
History Center
3rd Tuesday of each month. Title for September: Best Kept Secrets by Sandra Brown
A limited number of books are available upon registration.
Registration is required.
Location: History Center, 235 39th Street
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Small Group Instruction Room
Class instructor Jack Miller will be providing tips and feedback on poetry, memoirs, short stories, articles, and books. Class participants will also have the opportunity to record their stories as podcasts for listeners to enjoy on our website.
First Thursday of every month: 3:30 to 5:30pm and 3rd Saturday of every month: 10am to Noon
Children's Library
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 AM. Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Small Group Instruction Room
Class instructor Jack Miller will be providing tips and feedback on poetry, memoirs, short stories, articles, and books. Class participants will also have the opportunity to record their stories as podcasts for listeners to enjoy on our website.
First Thursday of every month: 3:30 to 5:30pm and 3rd Saturday of every month: 10am to Noon
Gymnasium
with Ron and Barbara Troy. Thursdays, August 14 through September 18. The instructor will be teaching Cha Cha, Hustle, Samba, and Merengue . Registration is required by calling Linda Duffy (609) 967-5900 x 3157. Avalon property owners may register on July 14. All others may register on July 28.
Computer Lab
Just get an iPad? Do you need a little help getting started? Please join us for an introduction to how it all works. We will go over the basics needed to get you going. We will cover settings and review the home screen Apps. Bring your questions! Be sure you have your Apple ID and password. (Required prior to class) In-Person Class. Register by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.
Meet and share knitting techniques. No sign-ups are necessary;
all levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced.
Instructor available once monthly
Small Group Instruction Room
Second and fourth Monday of every month for word play. No registration necessary.
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Small Group Instruction Room
with Ms. Eva FeeleyWrite Your Own MemoriesHave you longed to tell the stories of your life but can't imagine where to begin or end? Do you believe your life has not been exciting enough to record and leave for posterity? Has your life been unusual and fascinating but you lack confidence as a writer? This workshop will provide a solution for any excuse that may have been holding you back. You will be taught the "snapshot method" of memoir writing and the necessity of choosing the "scope" of your ...
Small Group Instruction Room
The second Wednesday of the month from 3:30 - 4:30 p. m. Meet with others interested in reviewing Italian learned in the Italian class and those interested in learning more about Italian art, music ,architecture, history, lifestyles.
Computer Lab
An introduction to iMovie. Instructor will show how to use existing video, shoot your own using the iPad or use still images to create a video. The movie will include titles, music and even transitions. You will be able to share the video with friends and family. Be sure you have your Apple ID and password. (Required prior to class) In-Person Class. Register by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.
Small Group Instruction Room
Second Wednesday of each month. September: Unbroken by Hillenbrand
A limited number of books are available upon registration. Register by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.
Children's Library
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 AM. Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Computer Lab
Find out how to keep your Windows 8 PC running smoothly for years to come with a look at the best security and PC maintenance programs available and how to use them. Registration is required by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.
Gymnasium
with Ron and Barbara Troy. Thursdays, August 14 through September 18. The instructor will be teaching Cha Cha, Hustle, Samba, and Merengue . Registration is required by calling Linda Duffy (609) 967-5900 x 3157. Avalon property owners may register on July 14. All others may register on July 28.
Computer Lab
With Pinterest, you can create and share pinboards on any subject you can imagine. In this class for beginners, you will build your own pinboard that can focus on whatever you choose. The instructor also will give insight on how Pinterest can be used beyond just finding "pretty pictures" and how you turn Pinterest into a tool to organize your life. This class is suitable for both Mac and PC computer users. In-Person Class. Register by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.
Meet and share knitting techniques. No sign-ups are necessary;
all levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced.
Instructor available once monthly
History Center
3rd Tuesday of each month. Title for September: Best Kept Secrets by Sandra Brown
A limited number of books are available upon registration.
Registration is required.
Location: History Center, 235 39th Street
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Computer Lab
Alternative to Microsoft Word
Pages for Mac is a powerful word processor that gives you everything you need to create documents that look beautiful. This class will explore Pages in the Cloud. Please have your Apple ID login information.
Small Group Instruction Room
with Ms. Eva FeeleyWrite Your Own MemoriesHave you longed to tell the stories of your life but can't imagine where to begin or end? Do you believe your life has not been exciting enough to record and leave for posterity? Has your life been unusual and fascinating but you lack confidence as a writer? This workshop will provide a solution for any excuse that may have been holding you back. You will be taught the "snapshot method" of memoir writing and the necessity of choosing the "scope" of your ...
Computer Lab
Share your interests , ideas, crafts, photos with friends, family and the world using Instagram and Pinterest. Be sure you have your Apple ID and password. (Required prior to class) In-Person Class. Register by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.
Children's Library
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 AM. Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Gymnasium
with Ron and Barbara Troy. Thursdays, August 14 through September 18. The instructor will be teaching Cha Cha, Hustle, Samba, and Merengue . Registration is required by calling Linda Duffy (609) 967-5900 x 3157. Avalon property owners may register on July 14. All others may register on July 28.
Small Group Instruction Room
Class instructor Jack Miller will be providing tips and feedback on poetry, memoirs, short stories, articles, and books. Class participants will also have the opportunity to record their stories as podcasts for listeners to enjoy on our website.
First Thursday of every month: 3:30 to 5:30pm and 3rd Saturday of every month: 10am to Noon
Meet and share knitting techniques. No sign-ups are necessary;
all levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced.
Instructor available once monthly
Small Group Instruction Room
Second and fourth Monday of every month for word play. No registration necessary.
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Small Group Instruction Room
with Ms. Eva FeeleyWrite Your Own MemoriesHave you longed to tell the stories of your life but can't imagine where to begin or end? Do you believe your life has not been exciting enough to record and leave for posterity? Has your life been unusual and fascinating but you lack confidence as a writer? This workshop will provide a solution for any excuse that may have been holding you back. You will be taught the "snapshot method" of memoir writing and the necessity of choosing the "scope" of your ...
Computer Lab
Google offers a great "free" alternative to word processing, spreadsheets, and presentation creation. It is all in the cloud, which means available from any device. Google drive will also be used (free download). A Google account is required but is also free. Be sure you have your Apple ID and password. (Required prior to class) In-Person Class. Register by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.
Children's Library
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 AM. Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Computer Lab
Something about Windows 8 that I haven't answered? Need something cleared up or some additional pointers? Bring your questions with you and I will do my best to get them figured out. Registration is required by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.
Meet and share knitting techniques. No sign-ups are necessary;
all levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced.
Instructor available once monthly
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Art Room
with Paige Cunningham
Participants will use wool roving (long bundles of wool fibers that are produced during the process of making spun yarn from wool) and learn the technique of hand-needle felting to create one-of-a-kind felted fall decorations. All supplies and needle kits are provided.
Registration is required. Avalon property owners may register on August 30. All others may register on September 13.
Small Group Instruction Room
with Ms. Eva FeeleyWrite Your Own MemoriesHave you longed to tell the stories of your life but can't imagine where to begin or end? Do you believe your life has not been exciting enough to record and leave for posterity? Has your life been unusual and fascinating but you lack confidence as a writer? This workshop will provide a solution for any excuse that may have been holding you back. You will be taught the "snapshot method" of memoir writing and the necessity of choosing the "scope" of your ...
Children's Library
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 AM. Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Small Group Instruction Room
Class instructor Jack Miller will be providing tips and feedback on poetry, memoirs, short stories, articles, and books. Class participants will also have the opportunity to record their stories as podcasts for listeners to enjoy on our website.
First Thursday of every month: 3:30 to 5:30pm and 3rd Saturday of every month: 10am to Noon
Meet and share knitting techniques. No sign-ups are necessary;
all levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced.
Instructor available once monthly
Children's Library
Story Time returns on Tuesday, October 14 at 10 a.m.
Small Group Instruction Room
with Ms. Eva FeeleyWrite Your Own MemoriesHave you longed to tell the stories of your life but can't imagine where to begin or end? Do you believe your life has not been exciting enough to record and leave for posterity? Has your life been unusual and fascinating but you lack confidence as a writer? This workshop will provide a solution for any excuse that may have been holding you back. You will be taught the "snapshot method" of memoir writing and the necessity of choosing the "scope" of your ...
Computer Lab
Instructor will teach how to use the Mac Interface: Finder and Finder windows, the desktop, the menu bar, the Dock, files and folders. She will also talk in detail about OS X Mavericks and the exciting changes coming this fall with OS X YOSMITIE. In-Person Class. Register by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.
Small Group Instruction Room
Second Wednesday of each month. October: Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline
A limited number of books are available upon registration. Register by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.
Children's Library
Story Time returns on Tuesday, October 14 at 10 a.m.
Computer Lab
Students will get a hands-on experience with Apple's answer to PowerPoint, Keynote. In addition, the instructor will highlight the book, "The Presentation Secrets of Steve Jobs: How to Be Insanely Great in Front of Any Audience" by Carmine Gallo. Even if you are a die-hard PowerPoint user, consider this class as an opportunity to learn exactly how to use Jobs' crowd-pleasing techniques in your own presentations! *The iPhone and iPad also have the Keynote App, but not all features may be availabl...
Meet and share knitting techniques. No sign-ups are necessary;
all levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced.
Instructor available once monthly
Small Group Instruction Room
Second and fourth Monday of every month for word play. No registration necessary.
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
History Center
3rd Tuesday of each month. Title for October: Beneath a Blood Red Moon by Heather Graham
A limited number of books are available upon registration.
Registration is required.
Location: History Center, 235 39th Street
Small Group Instruction Room
with Ms. Eva FeeleyWrite Your Own MemoriesHave you longed to tell the stories of your life but can't imagine where to begin or end? Do you believe your life has not been exciting enough to record and leave for posterity? Has your life been unusual and fascinating but you lack confidence as a writer? This workshop will provide a solution for any excuse that may have been holding you back. You will be taught the "snapshot method" of memoir writing and the necessity of choosing the "scope" of your ...
Multipurpose Room
The time-travelling adventures of an advanced canine and his adopted son, as they endeavor to fix a time rift they created. Popcorn and beverages will be served. Rated PG. Stars: Ty Burrell, Max Charles, Stephen Colbert
Small Group Instruction Room
The second Wednesday of the month from 3:30 - 4:30 p. m. Meet with others interested in reviewing Italian learned in the Italian class and those interested in learning more about Italian art, music ,architecture, history, lifestyles.
Children's Library
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 AM. Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Small Group Instruction Room
Class instructor Jack Miller will be providing tips and feedback on poetry, memoirs, short stories, articles, and books. Class participants will also have the opportunity to record their stories as podcasts for listeners to enjoy on our website.
First Thursday of every month: 3:30 to 5:30pm and 3rd Saturday of every month: 10am to Noon
Meet and share knitting techniques. No sign-ups are necessary;
all levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced.
Instructor available once monthly
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
with Ms. Eva FeeleyWrite Your Own MemoriesFor memoirists who have completed the "Write Your Own Memoirs" workshop, the six weeks of "Advanced Memoir Writing" will pick up where we ended and kick our writing up a notch! Participants will be introduced to revision and crafting options to enhance reader response to memoir pieces. We'll learn to recognize the material that doesn't fit into our current projects. Writers will also be taught the principles for developing an effective Writing Response G...
Children's Library
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 AM. Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Meet and share knitting techniques. No sign-ups are necessary;
all levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced.
Instructor available once monthly
Small Group Instruction Room
Second and fourth Monday of every month for word play. No registration necessary.
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
with Ms. Eva FeeleyWrite Your Own MemoriesFor memoirists who have completed the "Write Your Own Memoirs" workshop, the six weeks of "Advanced Memoir Writing" will pick up where we ended and kick our writing up a notch! Participants will be introduced to revision and crafting options to enhance reader response to memoir pieces. We'll learn to recognize the material that doesn't fit into our current projects. Writers will also be taught the principles for developing an effective Writing Response G...
Children's Library
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 AM. Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Meet and share knitting techniques. No sign-ups are necessary;
all levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced.
Instructor available once monthly
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
with Ms. Eva FeeleyWrite Your Own MemoriesFor memoirists who have completed the "Write Your Own Memoirs" workshop, the six weeks of "Advanced Memoir Writing" will pick up where we ended and kick our writing up a notch! Participants will be introduced to revision and crafting options to enhance reader response to memoir pieces. We'll learn to recognize the material that doesn't fit into our current projects. Writers will also be taught the principles for developing an effective Writing Response G...
Children's Library
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 AM. Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Meet and share knitting techniques. No sign-ups are necessary;
all levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced.
Instructor available once monthly
Children's Library
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 AM. Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Meet and share knitting techniques. No sign-ups are necessary;
all levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced.
Instructor available once monthly
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
with Ms. Eva FeeleyWrite Your Own MemoriesFor memoirists who have completed the "Write Your Own Memoirs" workshop, the six weeks of "Advanced Memoir Writing" will pick up where we ended and kick our writing up a notch! Participants will be introduced to revision and crafting options to enhance reader response to memoir pieces. We'll learn to recognize the material that doesn't fit into our current projects. Writers will also be taught the principles for developing an effective Writing Response G...
Children's Library
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 AM. Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Meet and share knitting techniques. No sign-ups are necessary;
all levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced.
Instructor available once monthly
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
with Ms. Eva FeeleyWrite Your Own MemoriesFor memoirists who have completed the "Write Your Own Memoirs" workshop, the six weeks of "Advanced Memoir Writing" will pick up where we ended and kick our writing up a notch! Participants will be introduced to revision and crafting options to enhance reader response to memoir pieces. We'll learn to recognize the material that doesn't fit into our current projects. Writers will also be taught the principles for developing an effective Writing Response G...
Children's Library
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 AM. Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Meet and share knitting techniques. No sign-ups are necessary;
all levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced.
Instructor available once monthly
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
with Ms. Eva FeeleyWrite Your Own MemoriesFor memoirists who have completed the "Write Your Own Memoirs" workshop, the six weeks of "Advanced Memoir Writing" will pick up where we ended and kick our writing up a notch! Participants will be introduced to revision and crafting options to enhance reader response to memoir pieces. We'll learn to recognize the material that doesn't fit into our current projects. Writers will also be taught the principles for developing an effective Writing Response G...
Children's Library
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 AM. Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Meet and share knitting techniques. No sign-ups are necessary;
all levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced.
Instructor available once monthly
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Children's Library
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 AM. Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Meet and share knitting techniques. No sign-ups are necessary;
all levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced.
Instructor available once monthly
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Children's Library
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 AM. Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Meet and share knitting techniques. No sign-ups are necessary;
all levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced.
Instructor available once monthly
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Meet and share knitting techniques. No sign-ups are necessary;
all levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced.
Instructor available once monthly
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
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