6th St. Victorian On The Move

This past weekend, one of Avalon’s last few Victorian homes was on its way out of town. To save the structure from the wrecking ball, the house was disassembled and hauled to a storage facility by SJ Hauck Movers. It will spend up to 4 months there waiting for a new plot of land to be found where it can be put back together. The Avalon History Center staff spotted the roof sitting in the Community Hall parking lot and had to take some pictures, which we have for you here.

Explainer: Phantom Vibration Syndrome

Imagine you’re going about your day as normal when you feel your phone vibrating in your pocket. You reach down to retrieve it and discover that it isn’t even there. If you spend a large part of your day with your phone in your pocket, the odds are you’ve experienced it. It’s called Phantom Vibration […]

2018 is the Year of the Family Tree and the Avalon Free Public Library has You Covered on All Fronts for Your Genealogy Needs!

Is one of your New Year’s resolutions to learn more about your heritage or maybe finally do something with the information and family photos you have collected? Perhaps you’ve been curious about those DNA testing kits you’ve seen advertised but want more information. The Avalon Free Public Library has you covered!