What’s HOT: Top 10 eBooks on OverDrive Right Now!

Click here to browse our full online catalog! Not sure how to reserve books online? Check out the video below: Interested in eBooks & Audiobooks? Click here to visit our OverDrive library! You can browse our collection without having to set up an account! Ready to download eBooks but you’re not really sure how? Visit […]

American Heart Month – AFPL Bookends

In honor of American Heart Month, we decided to put together a list of books that educate people on heart health and the dangers of heart disease. You can reserve a copy of any of these books by clicking the links below “Available Format”. Not sure how to request a book online? Check out our […]

New Nonfiction Books – February 2017

Interested in a specific title? Visit our online catalog to search the library’s entire collection! Click here to go to the library’s catalog. Not sure how to reserve books online? See our how-to video below: AgeProof by Jean Sherman Chatzky All the money in the world doesn’t mean a thing if we can’t get out […]

What’s HOT – Top 10 Fiction Books at the Library Right Now!

Click here to browse our full online catalog! Not sure how to reserve books online? Check out the video below: 10.) Escape Clause by John Sandford The first storm comes from, of all places, the Minnesota zoo. Two large, and very rare, Amur tigers have vanished from their cage, and authorities are worried sick that […]

New Nonfiction Books – January 2017

Interested in a specific title? Visit our online catalog to search the library’s entire collection! Click here to go to the library’s catalog. Not sure how to reserve books online? See our how-to video below: The Acid Watcher Diet by Jonathan E. Aviv Do you suffer from abdominal bloating; a chronic, nagging cough or sore […]

New Fiction Books – January 2017

Interested in a specific title? Visit our online catalog to search the library’s entire collection! Click here to go to the library’s catalog. Not sure how to reserve books online? See our how-to video below: General Fiction 4 3 2 1 by Paul Auster Nearly two weeks early, on March 3, 1947, in the maternity […]

Hottest Movies of 2016

We ran the numbers, below is a list of the most popular movies this year at the Avalon Free Public Library! Not sure how to reserve material online? Check out our video tutorial: Spotlight The true story of how the Boston Globe uncovered the massive scandal of child molestation and cover-up within the local Catholic Archdiocese, shaking […]

Avalon Pier – An Avalon History Center Home Movie

We found footage of the Avalon Pier! We’ve heard many stories about how much fun people used to have here so we thought it would be fun to put together some fun facts with the footage and produce a video! Avalon Pier If you’re interested in watching more of our home movies, check out the […]

Great Books of 2016: The Avalon Library Bookends

Introducing Avalon Library Bookends, a weekly post for those looking for book recommendations. If you’ve ever visited the library, I’m sure you’ve noticed the books that we have on the end of the bookshelves. These posts are kind of like the digital version of that! Below the book’s description you will find all of the […]