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Avon Public Library

avonbythesea_library1DUE TO COVID-19, THE LIBRARY WILL BE CLOSED UNTIL JUNE 15. ON JUNE 15, WE WILL REMAIN CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC BUT WILL BE BEGINNING CURBSIDE PICKUP SERVICES. PLEASE VIEW OUR MOST RECENT NEWSLETTER FOR UPDATED INFORMATION.

PLEASE EMAIL THE LIBRARY (library@avonbytheseanj.com) IF YOU NEED YOUR LIBRARY CARD NUMBER IN ORDER TO MAKE AN ACCOUNT ON OUR CATALOG OR TO ACCESS OUR ONLINE SERVICES. IF YOU DO NOT HAVE A LIBRARY CARD AND WOULD LIKE TO SIGN UP FOR ONE, PLEASE EMAIL THE LIBRARY (
library@avontheseanj.com) WITH YOUR FIRST AND LAST NAME AND ADDRESS.

Click here to visit and search our catalog
If you are looking for a book we don't have, let us know and we can get it from another library.

Fifth & Garfield Aves.

Avon-by-the-Sea, NJ 07717
Office: 732-502-4525 / Fax: 732-775-8430
E-Mail: library@avonbytheseanj.com
Sheila M. Watson, MLS Library Director
Concetta Cannon,  Justine Ferrara, Hannah Hunt, Mary Claire Kinsley, 
Virginia Strauch, 
 Joyce Winberry, and Stephanie Young: Library Assistants 


 Winter Hours:

Monday, Wednesday & Thursday: 12:00pm-7:00pm
Tuesday & Friday 1:00pm-5:00pm
Saturday 9:00am-1:00pm
Sunday: Closed
Winter Hours are in effect from the second Monday in September to the second Monday in June.

Summer Hours:
Monday through Thursday 9:00am-1:00pm & 6:00pm-8:00pm
Friday 9:00am-1:00pm 
Saturday 9:00am-12:00pm
Sunday: Closed
Summer Hours are in effect from the second Monday in June to the second Monday in September. 

Do you have books to donate?
Bring them boxed, during library hours, to put in the shed for next year.
Please do not leave unattended book donations at the Library building or in the Library book drop.