Gaslight Top 40! (1890-1920)
1:30 PM Thursday August 14 @ BPL &
6:30 PM Thursday August 14 @ Manross Library
Pianist John Root will perform a diverse repertoire of musical styles from the turn of the previous century. John sings and plays authentic piano arrangements of songs composed during these three decades as they were originally performed. Everyone is invited to sing along with familiar selections!
The 2014 Adult Summer Reading Program begins at Bristol Public Library & Manross Memorial Library, on June 25th! From June 25, through August 15 adults patrons who check out library materials will have the opportunity to receive a raffle slip to win gift cards from a variety of local businesses. Prize drawings will be held August 15 after 12:00 PM & winners will be notified the following week. Raffle slips will also be awarded to all patrons attending adult SRP events. 1 raffle slip per check out (not per item) & patrons must have a valid library card from a Connecticut public library. There are also a wide variety of summer activities for adults at the libraries this summer–including music, movies, book discussions, author visits and dramatic presentations. Something for everyone!
The Bristol Public Library & the Manross Memorial Library will be closed Saturday May 24, Sunday May, 25 & Monday May 26, 2014 in observance of Memorial Day. The Bristol Public Library will re-open on Tuesday, May 27 at 8:30 AM and the Manross Memorial Library will re-open Tuesday, May 27 at 10:00 AM.
The Manross Memorial Library will present an afternoon of Irish music with the Jolly Beggars on Saturday, March 22nd. at 1:00 PM , in the Manross Room. Irish-themed refreshments will be served courtesy of the Friends of the Bristol Public Library. There is no charge. Registration is required. To register, visit the Manross Library or call: (860) 584-7790.
The Bristol Public Libraries will each present a St. Patrick’s Day music program this March. The Manross Memorial Library, 260 Central Street, in Forestville, will present an afternoon of Irish music with the Jolly Beggars on Saturday, March 22nd. at 1:00 PM , in the Manross Room. Bristol Public Library, 5 High Street, will host an evening program with Kerry Boys Trio on Wednesday, March 12th. at 6:30 PM (Meeting Rooms 1 & 2). Irish-themed refreshments will be served courtesy of the Friends of the Bristol Public Library. There is no charge for these events. Registration is required. To register, visit the libraries, or call: (860) 584-7790 (Manross) or (860) 584-7787 x 2023 (Bristol Public Library).