Celebrating Avon

All are welcome to join us at our Annual Celebrating Avon Festival at the Avon-Washington Township Public Library! This is a free, family-friendly event that is open to the public. Celebrating Avon takes place inside the library and outside in the lawn and parking lot. There will be music, food, a petting zoo, games, a “Pioneer Path” featuring artisans who will teach us about their crafts, tractors, model trains, a K9 demonstration, a giant slide, and of course a candy drop by Hendricks Power Cooperative! We will Ring the bell to kick-off the event at 11 a.m.


ArtScape – The Stars Align

ArtScape @ Your Library April 20, 2024, 7-9 p.m.

ArtScape @ Your Library – The Stars Align

Saturday, April 20, 2024

7-9 p.m.

Join us for an evening of community, art, music, shopping, and good food under the stars at the Avon-Washington Township Public Library! This is the library’s biggest fundraiser of the year, and is presented by the A-WTPL Guild. Monies raised at ArtScape help to fund programs, classes, and services at A-WTPL including literacy and reading readiness programs. Enjoy Celtic music by Emily Ann Thompson with Kel, hors d’oeuvres, and bid on items in our silent auction! Shop from professional Indiana Artists as well as students from Avon High School.


Tickets are $30 each until April 13, and $35 each April 14-20. You can purchase tickets at the Circulation Desk, or reserve your spot by calling the library at 317-272-4818. Each guest will receive 2 drink tickets upon arrival.

If you are interested in becoming a sponsor or donating a basket for our silent auction, please email Susie at sardelean@avonlibrary.net. We appreciate your support!

Participating Artists

Al Imran, Knot & Arrow, sterling and gemstone jewelry

Marco Bautista, weaving

Jannette Fluharty, fused glass art

Neelu Jain, Temari

Cassie Kobets, pottery

Taylor Walker, acrylic and watercolor painting

Music by Emily Ann Thompson with Kel

Thank you!

Thank you to our generous platinum sponsors 3D-Pro Contracting, Chick-fil-A, Kramer Companies, and the Friends of the Avon Library. Thank you to our media sponsor Hendricks County Community Connect. Thank you to our gold sponsors Andy Mohr Toyota, Bailey Family Dental, Hendricks County Bank and Trust Company, and Ray Skillman Hyundai. Thank you to our silver sponsors Hendricks Power Cooperative, Indy Beer Taps,  Kappa Kappa Kappa Inc. Avon Chapter, The Rotary Club of Avon Indiana, and Vekstar LLC

Celebrating Avon

The Annual Celebrating Avon event takes place both inside and outside of the library. There will be so many things to see and do at this year’s event including a petting zoo, the pioneer path featuring local and regional artisans, a candy drop, an inflatable slide, games, music, and even model trains! You also won’t want to miss a K9 demonstration put on by the Avon Police Department and a candy drop sponsored by Hendricks Power Cooperative!   This event is free and open to the public. Food will be available for purchase, as well as arts and crafts from local and regional artisans.