Our patrons are always asking us for advice on books, movies, video games, music, or just about anything else you can imagine, and we are always happy to give it! With that in mind we are pleased to present our annual list of what our staff members loved the most over the past year!
Last week we showed you which books and movies were the most popular in the library in 2018, and now we’ve got 3 more categories for you!
We are thrilled to announce that the Bay Atlantic Symphony, under the direction of Jed Gaylin, will be bringing their 2 “Symphony by the Sea” concerts back to the Avalon Free Public Library this Summer!
Over the last 2 days we’ve shown you the year’s most circulated books and movies, but there’s much more to our collection. And so we are happy to present the year’s most checked out music, video games, and graphic novels.
As you might imagine, working in a library means we come across a lot of interesting materials. Great books, movies, TV shows, albums and video games are always crossing our circulation desk; and we do our best to try and experience as many of them as we can. People are always asking us what our favorites are, so we polled the library staff to see what really caught their eyes (and ears) this year.
Professional Beatles scholar Aaron Krerowicz will present “From the Shadow of JFK: The Rise of Beatlemania in America”. He will discuss the fact that many Beatles authors and scholars have cited John F. Kennedy’s assassination on November 22, 1963 as a cause of the Beatles’ sudden popularity in the United States in early 1964. Their […]
Hoopla is your one-stop-shop for downloadable movies, music, audiobooks, television shows, and more! Unlike some of our other online resources, EVERYTHING is available on Hoopla ALL THE TIME. NO holds, NO overdue penalties, NO waiting. Simply click “Borrow” and it’s yours. All Hoopla material will be returned at the end of the lending period. Need […]