The Bristol Storm Shelter at Chippens Hill Middle School on Peacedale Road will open today at noon. Please bring necessary medications, toiletries, a pillow, reading materials, etc. There will be cell phone charging capabilities. Pets are allowed but must be crated and necessary food and/’or medications should be brought with you.
Due to ongoing construction, Beals Senior-Community Center on Stafford Avenue is not a designated shelter.
If you missed “Remembering Bristol’s Civil War Soldiers,” a program presented on the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Antietam to honor the service and sacrifice of these brave Bristol men, here is a slideshow of of photos.
Additional photos can be found here at John Banks’ Civil War blog.
Remembering Bristol’s Civil War Soldiers is a program presented on the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Antietam, the bloodiest battle in American history, to honor the service and sacrifice of these brave Bristol men.
Ceremony to be held at the Civil War monument in West Cemetery on September 17 at 6. Limited seating is available, bring your own chair if desirable. Rain date is September 25. For cancellation information check our website at bristollib.com or call 860-584-7787 x2017.