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2024 Avon School Board & Budget Vote

May 15, 2024

This year, the Avon Free Library has requested a proposition to levy taxes annually in the amount of $170,000, increased from $143,800. The additional monies will cover growing operating expenses as well as modest salary increases closer to the local living wage, and allow the library to make necessary updates to improve technology, safety, and […]

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July 3, 2023

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Avon Free Library Provides Sensory Break Space at the Avon Corn Festival

August 7, 2023

For the first time in its history, a Sensory Break Space will be available at the Avon Rotary Corn Festival.  The Sensory Break Space will take place in the backyard of the Avon Free Library, located on the southern end of the festival at 143 Genesee Street from 10am though 3pm.  Mike Ford, Avon Rotary […]

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Avon Free Library Now Fine-Free, Lowers Barriers to Access

June 2, 2023

The Avon Free Library is lowering barriers to access by no longer charging overdue fines for any borrowed materials.  The library originally eliminated fines on all books in 2022, and has now extended the fine-free policy to DVDs, Blu-Ray videos, park passes, and museum passes.  Research conducted by the American Library Association has determined that […]

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New Director

January 27, 2023

We are pleased and excited to announce the appointment of Grace Frenzel as the new Director of the Avon Free Library! Grace is currently the Family Services Coordinator of the Livonia Public Library and will be joining us in February.

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Closed in honor of MLK

January 16, 2023

We are closed today, Monday, January 16th in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. We will reopen tomorrow at 10:00 AM.

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January Closings

December 23, 2022

We will be closed on Monday, January 16th in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

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CLOSED FRIDAY

December 23, 2022

We will be closed Friday due to the weather and will reopen Tuesday, December 27th. Have a happy and safe holiday weekend!  

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THANK YOU

November 27, 2022

I am humbled by your support as I move on to my next chapter, but also (and especially) over the last nine years. Together, we have accomplished much. None of it would have been possible without the engagement of the community, the leadership of the library board of trustees, the teamwork of a most amazing […]

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