Bristol Public Library, 5 High Street,is now offering a monthly Cult Movie Night. All movies begin at 6:00 PM. No charge.Refreshments. Ages 18+. RSVP @ BPL or call: (860) 584-7787 x 2023.
09/15: The Princess Bride
10/04: Girl Interrupted
11/01: One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest
12/01: Office Space
On Saturday, September 10 @ 1:00 PM The Bristol Public Library, 5 High Street, Bristol, CT, hosts The East Haddam Stage Company presentation of
Sherlock Holmes and the Adventure of the Speckled Band, a live reconstructed ‘radio’ show using the re-discovered 1930 script that William Gillette used for the very first radio broadcast of a Sherlock Holmes story. Four actors portray 7 characters and produce the sound effects for this “Old-Time” radio play. Followed by a retrospective on CT’s William Gillette as Sherlock Holmes and Q & A. No Charge. RSVP at BPL or call: (860) 584-7787 x 2023.
Sponsored by the Friends of the Bristol Public Library
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.