Avon Library Accepting Passport Applications

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The LPLS Avon Branch is accepting passport applications (form processing and photo services) by appointment.

37485 Harvest Drive, Avon
(440) 934-4743

Monday/Tuesday:  10 a.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Wednesday:  Noon – 8:30 p.m.
Thursday:  10 a.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Friday:  10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Saturday:  10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Closed Sunday

Avon Story Time at the Pool

Fridays, June 15 |  July 6, 17 | August 10
12:45 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.

Join the Avon Library as we read to the children at the Avon Aquatics facility, 36265 Detroit Rd, Avon. Story times and interactive activities will take place during hourly swim breaks. Activities include swim noodle building and chalk drawing.

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Orchestra Petting Zoo

Saturday, May 5
11:00 a.m. – noon

Families with children of all ages are invited to this musical day presented by members of the Avon High School Orchestra at the Avon Branch library.  The students will be on hand with their instruments to talk about them, demonstrate their beautiful and varied sounds, and in some cases provide a hands-on experience to young visitors. Inspire the musician in your child by attending this special event.

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Bicycle Maintenance and Repair

Monday, May 7
6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Bicycle enthusiasts, come to the Avon Branch library  and learn bicycle maintenance 101 from Marty’s Cycle Center in Avon Lake. Learn how to change a flat tire and perform basic bike maintenance.

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Mother’s Day at the Library

Wednesday, May 9
6:45 p.m. – 7:45 p.m.

Mothers, grandmothers, and caregivers – join us for a special story hour celebrating Mother’s Day at the Avon Branch.

Enjoy stories, finger plays, songs and a simple craft along with iced tea and cookies. Perfect for families with children ages 3 and older.

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Aviation Night

Thursday, May 10
6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Learn about the exciting world of aviation from the Discover Aviation Center at the AvonLibrary Branch. Try a flight simulator and learn about careers in aviation. For third-graders and up.

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Story Time For You and Me

Rose Senior Living
33200 Health Campus Blvd.
Friday, May 11
2 p.m. – 3 p.m.

Come join us for an afternoon of stories, music, finger plays and crafts! We will be joined by Rose Senior Living residents and children from Primrose School. Perfect for children ages 3 to 6.

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Story Time in the Woods

Every Child’s Playground
36265 Detroit Rd., Avon
Fridays, May 11, 25 | June 8, 22 | July 13, 27 |  Aug 10, 24
10:30 a.m. – 11 a.m.

Explore Avon’s new wooded play area!  The Avon Branch Library will offer story times two Fridays per month in the woods. Music, movement activities, nature walks and play will accompany nature-themed stories. Please dress for the weather and bring a blanket to sit on. In case of inclement weather, a story time will take place at the Avon Branch Library.

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Books and Brews – The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald

Avon Brewing Company
37040 Detroit Road, Avon
Wednesday, May 16
7:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Looking for something fun to do in the middle of the week?  Try kicking back with a book and a pint!

Adults ages 21 and older are welcome to join us for a book discussion. Participants are responsible for their own drinks. Copies of the book are available at the library. Preregistration is not required.

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Senior Reading Buddies

Avon Place
32900 Detroit Rd.
Saturday, May 19
2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Grandmas, grandpas, a good book and some homemade cookies – What more could a child want? Local seniors and children are invited to join us for this cozy afternoon program to create a heartwarming reading experience for young and old!

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