AARP Tax Aide begins February 3rd.

AARP Foundation Tax-Aide is available free to taxpayers with low and moderate income, with special attention to those 60 and older.

AARP Tax Aide is available Tuesdays from February 3, 2015 to April 14, 2015.  The Tax Aide Program begins at 11:00 AM on the lower level at BPL.  There are no advanced appointments.  Patrons may sign-in on a first-come-first-served-basis until that day’s session is full.  Whether a session is full will be up to the AARP volunteers to decide. The program period ends at 3:00 PM.  Questions and concerns about AARP Tax Aide should be addressed to AARP.  Tax Aide is not a library program and library staff cannot assist you.  You must bring a government issued ID and all necessary paperwork with you!

For more information: 888-OUR-AARP,


CT Fastrak Open House @ BPL


Thursday, January 22, 2015, 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM. No charge. Meeting Rooms: 1 & 2 on the Lower Level @ BPL.

Come learn more about Connecticut’s new bus rapid transit system.
Find out about:
• Planning your trip • Exploring new routes
• Buying tickets • Connecting to other bus routes
A new CTfastrak bus, ticket vending machine and online trip planner will be
available at each open house for hands-on demonstrations.


First BPL Afternoon Movie of the New Year: The Lunch Box

On Tuesday, January 6th at 1:00 PM the Bristol Public Library, 5 High Street, will present an afternoon movie. The Lunch Box (“Dabba”) stars Irrfan Khan and Nimrat Kaur and was voted the Filmfare Critics Award for Best Movie (2013).  Light refreshments courtesy of the Friends of the Bristol Public Library.  No charge. Please register at BPL or call:
(860) 584-7787 x 2023.lunch box-001