The AFPL Holiday Gift Guide 2021

We’re back with our annual Holiday Gift Guide! Click through to see our recommendations in tech, home, toys, and more!

Best of 2020: Staff Picks

Our staff picks their favorite books, movies, TV shows, music, games, and more of the past year.

The AFPL Holiday Gift Guide 2020

The Holidays are going to be quite different this year for most of us, but one thing that is likely to remain the same is that we’ll still be buying presents for our loved ones.

Anti-Racism: A Digital Book List

Communities throughout the country are coming together to both continue and initiate conversations about racism in America. As we know, books can be a powerful tool for educating ourselves and others.

Things To Do During Social Isolation

More and more of us are finding ourselves homebound for extended periods of time, either on our own or with children and family. No matter what situation you find yourself in, keeping everyone engaged can be crucial for riding things out as painlessly as possible. To help make things easy for you, we have put together this guide to the many resources available to help you do just that.

Authors Answer: What Are You Thankful For?

With Thanksgiving coming up this week, we thought it would be fun to find out what some of our favorite authors are thankful for this year, so we headed out to Twitter and asked them to let us know!

The AFPL Holiday Gift Guide 2019

Our annual Gift Guide is here to help you pick out the perfect presents!

Remembering Robert Penrose, Avalon Historian

Robert Litz Penrose, Sr., has contributed meaningfully to the documentation of the history of Avalon through his authorship of Avalon on the Seven-Mile Beach, a trove of deeply researched information, especially regarding Avalon’s early history and origins.

‘Symphony by the Sea’ Returns!

The Avalon Free Public Library is thrilled to announce that the Bay Atlantic Symphony will be returning to perform a pair of concerts for us again this Summer!

Exciting Events at the Library in June!

Summer is finally here and we have lots of great events planned to keep you entertained and informed all season long!