April Storytime Themes & Schedule Updates

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Mar 262015

April storytime themes are as follows:
April 6 & 7: How Does Your Garden Grow?
April 13 & 14: Rain, Rain, Go Away!
April 20 & 21: We Speak for the Trees: Earth Day
April 27 & 28: Born to Be Wild: Baby Animals

owl umbrellaPreschool storytime for ages 2.5-5: Mondays at 10:30 AM

Family storytime for kids of all ages: Tuesdays at 6:30 PM

 Beginning in April, the schedule for Books & Babies will change.

Books & Babies for kids 0-24 months: Wednesdays & Fridays at 10:30 AM

There will NOT be afternoon sessions.

Debut Author, Marian Szczepanski, Plans Avalon Visit

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Mar 112015

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Debut author Marian Szczepanski will be here to discuss her novel Playing St. Barbara and her research at Pittsburgh area archives that helped her complete her novel.

 Tuesday, March 24, at 6:30 PM

Maximum capacity for this event is 50 people.

Chair Yoga Coming to Avalon!

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Mar 052015

chair yogaAre you a senior citizen or a person with a disability who is interested in getting into better shape and trying yoga?  Come to one of two orientation sessions about our upcoming Chair Yoga program!

Wednesday, March 18, at 2 PM

OR Thursday, March 19, at 6:30 PM

This informational session will be led by certified yoga instructor, Frank Greppi.

Reading Therapy Animals

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Mar 042015

dog & bunny

Join us for a visit from reading therapy animals!

Rabbits – Tuesday, March 10 at 6:30 PM

Dogs – Saturday, March 21, at 1 PM

There is no age-restriction on the rabbits.  The dogs are specifically for grades 2-5.

Practice reading aloud to these fuzzy friends!