Dec. 15, 2016
Be sure to "Check It Out!" with these great digital media programs, all with easy access, wherever you are!

Mondays  Knitting      Tuesdays & Thursdays  Story Time  
12/19  Mystery Book Club
12/20  Story Time w/Mrs. Claus
12/21  Romance Book Club
12/22   Story Time w/Mrs. Claus
12/25   Library Closed  
12/26  Scrabble
12/31  Harpist Performance
1/1       Library Closed

Registration is required for certain programs. 
Click here  for a full calendar 
of programs, timing and descriptions. To register, call 609-967-7155

Happy Holidays from AFPL!

Seasons Readings from the staff at the Avalon Free Public Library! Our warmest holiday wishes to you and yours these next few weeks. The library is looking quite festive these days. If you're reading from afar, click here to see our holiday decor. If you're near, 'Check It Out' and stop by for a visit!

PS - We are closed on Dec. 25, but don't fret! Our online services are available 24/7 so be sure to login Christmas Day with your new device and enjoy online streaming of videos, music, eBooks and more!

What's HOT: Top 10 Most Anticipated OverDrive Titles from Our Patrons

"Green Smoothies for Life"
by JJ Smith
Just in time for that New Year's Resolution comes a brand-new meal plan! Include green smoothies in your everyday routine with this book by nutritionist and certified weight-loss expert, JJ Smith.

December Staff Picks

"Dorie's Cookies" by Dorie Greenspan
Over the course of her baking career, Greenspan has created more than 300 cookie recipes and has never written a book about them...until now! Who but America's favorite baker could create a cookie as intriguing as Pink-Peppercorn Thumbprints or as popular as the World Peace Cookie, with its 59 million Internet fans? See here!

Featured e-resource: Hoopla
Be sure to access Hoopla seconds after opening the gift with your new eDevice! Enjoy this free online streaming service featuring popular movies, music, eBooks and more! Keep the Christmas spirit flowing this holiday by streaming holiday classics such as, "Holiday Inn" or a "Muppet's Christmas" for the entire family to enjoy!

An Avalon History Center Home Movie
The Avalon Pier

Many stories have been told of the fun that was had at the historic Avalon Pier, opened in 1929. Live footage was recently found so we compiled them into a short film, click below and enjoy!

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