Please join us tomorrow at 9 am as Mayor Cockayne presents a proclamation declaring September Library Card Sign-Up month in Bristol! Light refreshments will be served in the Express area. Don’t forget to bring your library card or register for one while you’re here!
Chocolatier Maria Brandriff’s presentation includes a discussion of the varieties of chocolate available, how to work with chocolate, and teaching the basics of chocolate truffle making. This program is a demo with generous samples. Maria holds a certificate in Gastronomy from the University of New Haven and studied with a professional chocolatier in the city of Arles in Provence, France. No charge. Please RSVP @ the library or call: (860) 584-7787 x2023. Limited to 50 participants.
Tuesday, August 25, Recorded Books will perform an upgrade to the OneClickdigital service. This update will begin at 11:00 p.m. EST and will last approximately 2 hours. During this time, the service will be unavailable and neither eAudios nor eBooks will be available for search, checkout, hold, or download. Instead, a maintenance notification will appear on the OneClickdigital site during the downtime.
The Red Cross Blood Drive scheduled for Friday, August 21st at Bristol Hospital has been moved to the Lower Level of the Bristol Public Library. The Blood Drive will begin at 8:30 AM, and end at 1:30 PM, on Friday August 21, 2015. Walk-ins are welcome, but appointments are preferred. For more information or to make an appointment please call: 1-800-REDCROSS or go online to www.redcrossblood.org.
Bristol’s Quick Flicks is a fast and easy way to view the latest movies! Popular new DVD releases are now available on a first-come, first-served basis, to be charged out for a 7-day loan period with no renewals or holds. Adult Cards only. Limit of 2 per person present at the time of checkout. Overdue Fee: $1.00 per day. Quick Flicks must be returned directly to Bristol Public Library.