Do you know everything you need to about the proposed $78.7 million 2012-13 budget before the May 16 referendum?
The annual town budget meeting starts at 7 p.m. Monday at the . The public is invited to attend.
Avon Patch will be there posting updates on Facebook (www.facebook.com/AvonPatch) and Twitter (@AvonPatch), so be sure to send us your questions and comments if you cannot attend. If you post questions in advance or before the end of the meeting, Avon Patch will ask them on your behalf.
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Take a look at some of the upcoming events:
Thursday, May 10
- The Avon Water Polution Control Authority is scheduled to meet at 5:30 p.m. at Avon .
- The Natural Resources Commission is scheduled to meet at 7:30 p.m. in Town Hall Building 7.
For more information including agendas, visit the town's website.
- Calling all track alumni. The team is hosting a at the high school on Saturday in conjunction with a friendly meet against Lewis Mills. The meet starts at 2 p.m. At 3 p.m., alumni and their families are invited to participate in a open one-mile run. The entry fee is $10. The coaches will also compete in a relay against their Lewis Mills counterparts. There will be a barbecue after the meet.
- School's out in a month. Have you thought about your summer plans? Registration for Avon Recreation and Parks is open!
- Are you biking to school this week? It's National Bicycle Month!
Have an announcement to make? You can do so on Avon Patch at avon.patch.com/announcements/new.
OTHER MAJOR EVENTS
- "Let's Talk About It: Making Sense of the Civil War" is scheduled for 7 p.m. at the . This is the fifth part in a series and is co-sponsored by the Avon Historical Society.
May 10, 11 and 12
- Follow the Avon High School theater program "Into the Woods" for this year's spring musical. Shows start at 7 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday and doors open at 6:30 p.m. More information is available on the Avon theater website: http://www.theatreatavonhigh.weebly.com. Tickets can be purchased at the door and cost $15 for adults and $10 for students and people 65 and older.
- The Avon Lions annual pasta dinner fundraiser is scheduled for Friday at 5 p.m. at the senior center.
- Not quite ready for The Voice, but want to share your voice? is hosting an on Friday at 7 p.m.
- The Garden Club of Avon's May Plant Sale is scheduled for Saturday at 10 a.m. at , located along Route 44.
- Gen. Robert E. Lee is coming to the Avon library in a manner of speaking Saturday at 1 p.m. Kent A. Sinram will put on a dramatic performance to educate attendees about the confederate army commander. To register, call 860-673-9712 visit the library's website, www.avonctlibrary.info.
- There is another open mic night at at 7 p.m.
Add your event to the Avon Patch calendar at avon.patch.com/events/new.
AVON HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS EVENTSMonday, May 7
Varsity Baseball Somers Away - Somers High School
4 p.m. May 7
Varsity Boys Golf Somers Home -
3 p.m. May 7
Varsity Boys Lacrosse Ellington Home -
4:30 p.m. May 7
Varsity Boys Tennis Canton Home - Thompson Brook School
3:45 p.m. May 7
Varsity Softball Somers Home -
4 p.m. May 7
Varsity Girls Tennis Windsor Locks Away - Windsor Locks High School 4 p.m. Tuesday, May 8
Varsity Boys Golf Lewis Mills Home -
3 p.m. May 8
Varsity Boys Outdoor Track SMSA, East Granby Home - Avon High School
4 p.m. May 8
Varsity Girls Golf Mercy Away - Lyman Orchards 3 p.m. May 8
Varsity Girls Lacrosse Wilton Away - Lilly Field - Turf Field 4:30 p.m. May 8
Varsity Girls Outdoor Track SMSA, East Granby Home - Avon High School 4 p.m. May 8
Varsity Girls Tennis Canton Away - Mills Pond Park 3:45 p.m. Wednesday, May 9
Varsity Baseball Canton Away - Canton H.S. 3:45 p.m. May 9
Varsity Boys Tennis Granby Memorial Away - Granby Memorial High School 3:45 p.m. May 9
Varsity Girls Golf Cheshire Away - Country Club- Southington 3 p.m. May 9
Varsity Softball Canton Away - Canton H.S.
3:45 p.m. May 9
Varsity Girls Tennis Granby Memorial Home - 3:45 p.m. Thursday, May 10
Varsity Boys Golf Enfield Away - Cedar Knob
3 p.m. May 10
Varsity Boys Lacrosse South Windsor Away - Rye Street Park 4:30 p.m. May 10
Varsity Boys Tennis Avon Old Farms (Scrim.) Away - 3:45 p.m. May 10
Varsity Girls Golf Suffield, Daniel Hand, Newington Home - Blue Fox Run
Canceled Friday, May 11
Varsity Baseball Suffield Away - Suffield High School 3:45 p.m. May 11
Varsity Girls Lacrosse Ellington Away - Ellington High School 4 p.m. May 11
Varsity Softball Suffield Home - Fisher Meadows 3:45 p.m. May 11
Varsity Girls Tennis Coventry Home - Sycamore Park 4 p.m. May 11
Varsity Girls Tennis Coventry Away - Coventry High School
5:30 p.m. Saturday, May 12
Varsity Boys Lacrosse Tolland Away - Tolland High School 1 p.m. May 12
Varsity Boys Outdoor Track Lewis Mills Home - Avon High School
2 p.m. May 12
Varsity Girls Outdoor Track Lewis Mills Home - Avon High School 2 p.m.
For more information on Avon High School sports, visit ciacsports.com.