Book & Movie Combo @ BPL: Me Before You in October!

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 On Thursday, October 13 @ 6:00 PM, the Bristol Public Library, 5 High Street, Bristol, CT,  presents the 2016 American-British drama-film Me Before You ( Emilia Clarke, Sam Claflin) based on the book by JoJo Moyes.  Discussion of the book and movie follow.  Limited copies of the Book available at the library. No charge.  Light Refreshments..  Please RSVP at BPL or call: (860) 584-7787 x 2023

Saturday Hours Announced for this Fall in the Bristol History Room

In addition to its regular hours, the Bristol Public Library’s local history room will be open from 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. on the following Saturdays:

September 17

October 15

November 12

December 10

Visitors will have a chance to win a free gift.  On permanent display in the Bristol History Room are nearly a hundred historic images including an entire wall devoted to Lake Compounce. There are exhibits of locally made clocks, New Departure bells and Civil War photographs.  Our collection includes: books, pictures and postcards, city directories, yearbooks, maps, diaries, church and assessor’s records, newspapers on microfilm, cemetery, birth, death and marriage indexes.

 

Manross Summer Send-Off August 30th!

Join us for a picnic-themed get-together complete with live music! Sean and Deirdre Murtha, the duo which is Strange Potatoes, will present a concert that is sure to please. From lively rhythms to plaintive melodies, from touching ballads to infectious sing-alongs, the duo is known for singing rich harmonies and playing a wide range of instruments, including fiddle, banjo, guitar, harmonica, autoharp, mandolin, dulcimer, and a variety of percussive instruments. Free. Please call 860-584-7790 or stop by the circulation desk to register.

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