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• saturday, october 01, 2022

The Bristol Auto Club’s 2022 Cruise Night   (728,268 Views)


NOTE: Every 1st & 3rd Saturdays of the month!!

Cruise Nights: May 7 & 21, June 4 & 18, July 2 & 16,
August 6 & 20, September 3 & 17, October 1

Still at 430 N. Main St, Bristol, CT (Burger King Parking Lot)


For more information visit us at:     http://www.bristolautoclub.com





• saturday, october 01, 2022

Saturday Morning Tai Chi  (563,336 Views)


Saturday Morning Tai Chi
September 17--November 19, Saturdays @ 10:00 AM
Bristol Public Library

Tai Chi for Health & Wellness. All levels welcome!

About this event
Saturdays, September 17-- November 19, 2022 @ 10:00 AM @ Bristol Public Library. Open to all levels. Beginners Welcome!

RSVP: Visit the library, www.bristollib.com, or call: 860.584.7787 x 3

Ages 18 & Over

Courtesy of Dragons Wing Tai Chi & Qi Gong.



For more information visit us at:     www.bristollib.com
You can contact us at:     860.584.7787 x 3





• saturday, october 01, 2022

FALL FAMILY FUN at WOJTUSIK NURSERY AND CHRISTMAS SHOP   (537,231 Views)


FALL FAMILY FUN. Saturdays & Sundays. Starting Sept. 17- Oct. 30th. Visit Wojtusik Nursery for some Fall Family Fun. While you are here picking up pumpkins, Mums, cornstalks & hay bales why not take a ride on our bear train, run through the maze, take some cool pics with all the great photo ops & blow ups. Play a few games of ring toss all just $3 pp. Enjoy some fresh popped popcorn $1 a bag & a reusable pumpkin sipper filled with apple juice just $2.50. Then Checkout our gift shop with great Fall & Halloween decor. Perfect for families with kids 10 and under. Weekends starting sept. 17- Oct 30.
Wojtusik Nursery & Christmas Shop
750 Terryville Ave. RT 6,
Bristol, Ct 06010 860-583-7279 (across from George’s Market corner of Hill Street and Rt6) #wojtusiknursery #scarecrows #crows #fall #autumn #christmas #cats #love #pets #decorate #flowers #mums #christmasShop #gifts #candles #cornstalks #haybales #halloween #lawnandgarden #thanksgiving #giftshop #holidays #gardencenter #chrysanthemum #garden #pumpkins #familytime #familyfun #kids #children


For more information visit us at:     Facebook.com/WojtusikNursery
You can contact us at:     860-583-7279





• saturday, october 01, 2022

Community Baby Shower!  (402,835 Views)


OCTOBER 1 @ 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

It’s our First Ever Community Baby Shower!

Oct. 1st, 10am-2pm

240 Stafford Ave., Bristol, CT (Outside)

We have received so many wonderful items from so many generous people in the area, and we want to make sure that every item goes home to an infant/child that needs it! This shower is open to Bristol and Burlington residents who are expecting a child or who have a child up to 1 year old.

Supporting agencies offering their services and resources will be present this day as well, and will be available to answer questions and offer guidance for families and their little ones.

Guests may register by scanning the QR code on the bottom left corner of the image posted with this notice, and if needed, they may visit us at our site, or call us at 860-584-7682.

Bristol-Burlington Health District






• saturday, october 01, 2022

Transportation Forum  (404,230 Views)


Transportation Forum
OCTOBER 1 @ 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

YOUR INPUT IS NEEDED!

This Transportation Forum is presented by Bristol’s Commission for Persons with Disabilities and is to gain insight from the Bristol community about the current transportation services, to identify unmet needs, and explore the expansion of accessible, efficient, and affordable ride options within the City of Bristol.

The forum will feature several panelists representing state and local transportation providers along with informational displays by transportation vendors.

American Sign Language Interpreters will be included.

For more information, contact Dan Micari, Chair of the Bristol Commission for Persons with Disabilities at 860-965-1463.

The forum is made possible by a grant from the American with Disabilities Act, Connecticut Coalition (ADACC) and the following local sponsors: Advocates for Bristol Seniors, BARC, Bristol Rotary Club, Main Street Community Foundation, and United Way of West Central Connecticut.

Bristol Library


For more information visit us at:     http://bristollib.com





• saturday, october 01, 2022

City Meeting: Free Shredding Event  (404,169 Views)


Free Shredding Event
Saturday, October 1, 2022
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM


For more information visit us at:     http://www.bristolct.gov/calendar.aspx





• sunday, october 02, 2022

Walk to End Alzheimer’s  (340,690 Views)


Walk to End Alzheimer’s
OCTOBER 2 @ 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Held annually in more than 600 communities nationwide, the Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s® is the world’s largest fundraiser for Alzheimer’s care, support and research. This inspiring event calls on participants of all ages and abilities to join the fight against the disease.

While there is no fee to register for the walk, all participants are encouraged to raise critical funds in support of the cause. Collected funds allow the Alzheimer’s Association to provide 24/7 care and support and advance research toward methods of prevention, treatment and, ultimately, a cure.

Your health and safety are our top priorities. We will continue to closely monitor CDC, state and local guidelines to ensure Walk events adhere to the latest recommendations.


For more information visit us at:     https://act.alz.org/site/TR?fr_id=15451&pg=entry





• monday, october 03, 2022

Listen to the Dead: What Gravestones & Epitaphs Reveal About the Past  (342,126 Views)


Listen to the Dead: What Gravestones & Epitaphs Reveal About the Past
OCTOBER 3 @ 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Diana Ross McCain and Carol R. Whitmer of Come Home to Connecticut will present an illustrated program exploring what monuments to the dead and the words on them reveal about a person, and the clues they provide for further research. McCain and Whitmer are professional historians and genealogists. Please register. Call 860-584-7790 or stop by the Manross Memorial Library in Forestville! You can also RSVP online.

Made possible by a Friends of the Bristol Public Library Memorial/Honor Wall Sponsorship.

Manross Memorial Library — 260 Central Street — Forestville, CT


For more information visit us at:     http://www.bristollib.com/manross/





• monday, october 03, 2022

City Meeting: ARP Task Force Meeting  (342,070 Views)


ARP Task Force Meeting
Monday, October 3, 2022
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM


For more information visit us at:     http://www.bristolct.gov/calendar.aspx





• monday, october 03, 2022

City Meeting: Regular Meeting - Inland Wetlands/Conservation Commission  (342,063 Views)


Regular Meeting - Inland Wetlands/Conservation Commission
Monday, October 3, 2022
6:30 PM to 10:00 PM


For more information visit us at:     http://www.bristolct.gov/calendar.aspx





• tuesday, october 04, 2022

State of Connecticut's Manufacturing Outlook   (493,439 Views)


Hear from Paul S. Lavoie, CT's Chief Manufacturing Officer
Tuesday October 4th
8:00am- Registration and Breakfast
8:30-9:30am- Program with Q&A

Farmington Gardens
999 Farmington Ave. Farmington

Register Today
$30 Members/$40 Future Members
centralctchambers.org

Serving the Businesses of Bristol, Burlington, Farmington, Plainville, Plymouth, Wolcott, and Beyond


For more information visit us at:     www.centralctchambers.org
You can contact us at:     n.steele@centralctchambers.org phone: 860-584-4723





• tuesday, october 04, 2022

Apples and Cider with the Environmental Learning Center  (342,561 Views)


Apples and Cider with the Environmental Learning Center
OCTOBER 4 @ 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

All about apples! We will taste apples, learn about their history, and press & sample fresh apple cider. All ages. Questions? Call 860-584-7790 and RSVP online. Manross Memorial Library, 260 Central St., Forestville, CT.

Manross Memorial Library


For more information visit us at:     http://www.bristollib.com/manross/





• tuesday, october 04, 2022

City Meeting: Ordinance Committee - Regular Meeting  (342,504 Views)


Ordinance Committee - Regular Meeting
Tuesday, October 4, 2022
5:30 PM to 6:30 PM


For more information visit us at:     http://www.bristolct.gov/calendar.aspx





• tuesday, october 04, 2022

City Meeting: Regular Meeting - Zoning Board of Appeals  (342,499 Views)


Regular Meeting - Zoning Board of Appeals
Tuesday, October 4, 2022
7:00 PM to 10:00 PM


For more information visit us at:     http://www.bristolct.gov/calendar.aspx





• tuesday, october 04, 2022

Bookish Bake Club  (342,329 Views)


October 4 @ 6:30 pm 7:30 pm

Chili! Select your favorite chili recipe, prepare it at home, and then bring it to the library, hot in a crockpot. We will dine together, with the opportunity for samples. Bring a copy of your recipe to share along with your experience of making the dish. Advance registration required and can be completed


For more information visit us at:     http://bristollib.com





• wednesday, october 05, 2022

TinderCAD Workshop  (489,521 Views)


TinderCAD Workshop
Wednesday, October 5 @ 6:30 PM
Bristol Public Library

About this event
Create a completely custom 3D object online. Use your imagination and save your creations using a free online account. Items can then be saved to be used on a 3D printer. In the Computer Lab (2nd. Level). No charge.

RSVP: Visit the Computer Lab, www.bristollib.com, or call: 860.584.7787 x 2030.


For more information visit us at:     www.bristollib.com
You can contact us at:     860.584.7787 x 2030





• wednesday, october 05, 2022

City Meeting: City Arts & Culture Commission  (342,500 Views)


City Arts & Culture Commission
Wednesday, October 5, 2022
6:30 PM


For more information visit us at:     http://www.bristolct.gov/calendar.aspx





• wednesday, october 05, 2022

~NEW~ Family Story Night  (342,324 Views)


October 5 @ 6:30 pm 7:30 pm

Join us on Wednesday nights for songs, movement and stories! Kids of all ages & family. Drop-in, no registration necessary and this event is FREE.
Manross Memorial Library — 260 Central Street — Forestville, CT


For more information visit us at:     http://www.bristollib.com/manross/





• thursday, october 06, 2022

West African Harp Performance  (489,562 Views)


West African Harp Performance
Thursday, October 6 @ 6:30 PM
Bristol Public Library

Traditional music played on the ancient West African Kora

About this event
Sean Gaskell will give a performance and educational demonstration on the kora, an ancient 21-stringed harp from West Africa. He will feature traditional songs that are the heart and soul of the kora’s musical repertoire. Visits to Brikama, Gambia, West Africa, provided Gaskell the opportunity to study the kora (harp). Gaskell is currently based in Ashevile, North Carolina.

No charge. RSVP: at the library, on bristollib.com or by calling: 860-584-7787 x 3.


For more information visit us at:     www.bristollib.com
You can contact us at:     860.584.7787 x 3





• thursday, october 06, 2022

City Meeting: ECD Regular Board Meeting  (342,537 Views)


ECD Regular Board Meeting
Thursday, October 6, 2022
5:00 PM to 6:30 PM


For more information visit us at:     http://www.bristolct.gov/calendar.aspx





• thursday, october 06, 2022

West African Harp Program  (342,361 Views)


October 6 @ 6:30 pm 8:00 pm

West African Harp Performance

Thursday, October 6 @ 6:30 PM


Bristol Public Library
Traditional music played on the ancient West African Kora
About this event

Sean Gaskell will give a performance and educational demonstration on the kora, an ancient 21-stringed harp from West Africa. He will feature traditional songs that are the heart and soul of the kora’s musical repertoire. Visits to Brikama, Gambia, West Africa, provided Gaskell the opportunity to study the kora (harp). Gaskell is currently based in Ashevile, North Carolina.
No charge. RSVP: at the library


For more information visit us at:     http://bristollib.com





• thursday, october 06, 2022

AIDS Candlelight Vigil  (340,964 Views)


October 6 @ 7:00 pm 2:00 pm

Please join us for Annual recognition and remembrance of those affected by or infected with HIV/AIDS. All of those who have a loved one to remember or honor, and would like to share their name, or not, are welcome to attend.

Federal Hill Green






• friday, october 07, 2022

Knit Wits Knitting and Fiber Crafters Group  (484,073 Views)


Knit Wits Knitting and Fiber Crafters Group
Fridays, 2:30 PM--4:30 PM
Bristol Public Library

Knitters and other fabric crafters welcome!

About this event
Join us for the Knit Wits Knitting Group!

Hosted by Local Crafting Coach Dawn Zillich.

Bring your knitting projects to work on. Share tips and socialize with your fellow knitters and fabric crafters.

Walk-ins welcome!

No Group meeting on Friday November 11, 2022

RSVP: At the library, www.bristollib.com or call: 860.584.7787 x 3.



For more information visit us at:     www.bristollib.com
You can contact us at:     860.584.7787 x 3





• saturday, october 08, 2022

Saturday Morning Tai Chi  (494,126 Views)


Saturday Morning Tai Chi
September 17--November 19, Saturdays @ 10:00 AM
Bristol Public Library

Tai Chi for Health & Wellness. All levels welcome!

About this event
Saturdays, September 17-- November 19, 2022 @ 10:00 AM @ Bristol Public Library. Open to all levels. Beginners Welcome!

RSVP: Visit the library, www.bristollib.com, or call: 860.584.7787 x 3

Ages 18 & Over

Courtesy of Dragons Wing Tai Chi & Qi Gong.



For more information visit us at:     www.bristollib.com
You can contact us at:     860.584.7787 x 3





• saturday, october 08, 2022

Coloring Club for Adults  (489,089 Views)


Coloring Club for Adults
Saturday, October 8 @ 1:00 PM--3:00 PM
Bristol Public Library

De-stress with us!

About this event
The Coloring Club is a coloring group for adults--peaceful music, fellowship and an adventure in coloring for ages 18 & over. Bring your own materials and projects! Limited materials available for beginners too.

RSVP: In-person at the library. bristollib.com, at the Circulation Desk or call: 860.584.7787 x 3.


For more information visit us at:     www.bristollib.com
You can contact us at:     860.584.7787 x 3





• saturday, october 08, 2022

FALL FAMILY FUN at WOJTUSIK NURSERY AND CHRISTMAS SHOP   (470,571 Views)


FALL FAMILY FUN. Saturdays & Sundays. Starting Sept. 17- Oct. 30th. Visit Wojtusik Nursery for some Fall Family Fun. While you are here picking up pumpkins, Mums, cornstalks & hay bales why not take a ride on our bear train, run through the maze, take some cool pics with all the great photo ops & blow ups. Play a few games of ring toss all just $3 pp. Enjoy some fresh popped popcorn $1 a bag & a reusable pumpkin sipper filled with apple juice just $2.50. Then Checkout our gift shop with great Fall & Halloween decor. Perfect for families with kids 10 and under. Weekends starting sept. 17- Oct 30.
Wojtusik Nursery & Christmas Shop
750 Terryville Ave. RT 6,
Bristol, Ct 06010 860-583-7279 (across from George’s Market corner of Hill Street and Rt6) #wojtusiknursery #scarecrows #crows #fall #autumn #christmas #cats #love #pets #decorate #flowers #mums #christmasShop #gifts #candles #cornstalks #haybales #halloween #lawnandgarden #thanksgiving #giftshop #holidays #gardencenter #chrysanthemum #garden #pumpkins #familytime #familyfun #kids #children


For more information visit us at:     Facebook.com/WojtusikNursery
You can contact us at:     860-583-7279





• monday, october 10, 2022

Blood drive in honor of Pete Pelkey  (340,614 Views)


October 10 @ 1:00 pm 6:00 pm

While we settle back into fall routines, blood donors are asked to book a time to give blood during their busy fall schedules.
This blood drive being held on Monday, October 10th, 2022 is sponsored by the Bristol CERT is in honor of Pete Pelkey. Blood donations on this day will be from 1:00 pm to 6:00 pm in the Multi-Purpose Room at the St. Gregory CCD Center located at 1043 Stafford Avenue in Bristol.
Appointments for blood donation are required. Please make yours today by calling 1-800-Red Cross (1-800-733-2767) or by visting






• tuesday, october 11, 2022

Goza Latin Band @ The Library Coffee House  (486,079 Views)


Goza Latin Band @ The Library Coffee House
Tue, October 11 @ 6:30 PM
Bristol Public Library

Musical joy from Latin America, Brazil, Spain & more!

About this event
Goza (Spanish for "Joy"), performs exciting music from Latin America, Brazil and Spain with Guitar,violin, horns, Latin percussion and beautiful romantic vocals! Goza also plays arrangements of The Beatles, Santana, Stevie Wonder and more!

No charge. RSVP: at the library, bristollib.com or by calling: 860.584.7787 x 3


For more information visit us at:     www.bristollib.com
You can contact us at:     860.584.7787 x 3





• tuesday, october 11, 2022

In The Garden With The Three Sisters  (406,016 Views)


N?ative Americans were instrumental in the survival of the Early European Settlers. Part of their help included teaching their new neighbors farming techniques. Come learn how beans, corn, and squash were grown together as companion plants, hear some stories of cultural heritage, and make a special corn husk doll to take home. This program is designed for families from ages 3 and up.

For more information visit us at:     http://www.imaginenation.org
You can contact us at:     stephanie.freedmanedson@imaginenation.org





• tuesday, october 11, 2022

City Meeting: Joint Meeting   (342,615 Views)


Joint Meeting
Tuesday, October 11, 2022
6:45 PM to 7:00 PM


For more information visit us at:     http://www.bristolct.gov/calendar.aspx





• tuesday, october 11, 2022

City Meeting: City Council  (342,613 Views)


City Council
Tuesday, October 11, 2022
7:00 PM to 10:00 PM


For more information visit us at:     http://www.bristolct.gov/calendar.aspx





• tuesday, october 11, 2022

Book Discussion: The Jane Austen Society by Natalie Jenner  (342,432 Views)


October 11 @ 1:30 pm 2:30 pm

Join us for a discussion of The Jane Austen Society by Natalie Jenner. Manross Book Bites Discussions meet twice a month. Books are available to borrow. Drop-in, no registration required. Call 860-584-7790 or stop by the library for more information.
 


For more information visit us at:     http://www.bristollib.com/manross/





• wednesday, october 12, 2022

Medicare 101  (488,765 Views)


Medicare 101
Wednesday, October 12 @ 6:00 PM
Bristol Public Library

Confused about Medicare? You are not alone!

About this event
If you are confused by all the letters, calls, and commercials you are seeing, then this is where you need to be. Join Sean Condon and Deirdre Virgalla in this Medicare 101 Presentation that will help resolve the confusion you may have about Medicare…………

Some Topics that will be covered:

• What do I need to know before signing up for Medicare?

• How and when do I sign up for Medicare?

• What does Medicare cover and not cover?

• What is the difference between a Medicare Supplement

Not affiliated with the U.S. government or federal Medicare program

“We do not offer every plan available in your area. Any information we provide is limited to those plans we do offer in your area. Please contact Medicare.gov or 1–800 MEDICARE to get information on all of your options.”

RSVP at the library, at Bristollib.com or by calling: (860) 584-7787 x 3. No charge.



For more information visit us at:     www.bristollib.com
You can contact us at:     860.584.7787 x 3





• wednesday, october 12, 2022

City Meeting: Youth Commission  (342,600 Views)


Youth Commission
Wednesday, October 12, 2022
6:00 PM


For more information visit us at:     http://www.bristolct.gov/calendar.aspx





• wednesday, october 12, 2022

~NEW~ Family Story Night  (342,419 Views)


October 12 @ 6:30 pm 7:30 pm

Join us on Wednesday nights for songs, movement and stories! Kids of all ages & family. Drop-in, no registration necessary and this event is FREE.
Manross Memorial Library — 260 Central Street — Forestville, CT


For more information visit us at:     http://www.bristollib.com/manross/





• thursday, october 13, 2022

MyCTSavings Program   (491,712 Views)


Can You Picture Your Retirement?
Can Your Employees Envision Theirs?

What to Know about the State-Run Retirement Plan Mandate
(for employers with 5 or more employees)

Thursday October 13, 2022
12:00pm Zoom Presentation.
A link to be sent with registration confirmation
Register at www.centralctchambers.org

Featured Speaker, Noelle Casey, Financial Representative from Certified Financial Services will help answer questions surrounding MyCTSavings Program


For more information visit us at:     www.centralctchambers.org
You can contact us at:     n.steele@centralctchambers.org phone: 860-584-4723





• thursday, october 13, 2022

The Radium Dial Painters: Their Fatal Brush with Death  (382,023 Views)


Behind the story of the clock and watch industries’ success, lies a tragic story of employee sacrifice. For a time, little was known about the toxic working conditions of the young women in the dial painting industry. Fortunately, their story was eventually heard. Unfortunately, many of them did not live to see that day. Colleen Nicastro, Director of Interpretation at the American Clock & Watch Museum, will present this story of opportunity, broken trust, and the search for truth.

Program: Thursday, October 13th, 7:00 p.m.
Location: American Clock & Watch Museum, 100 Maple St., Bristol
Fee: $5 for museum members, $7 for non-members


For more information visit us at:     ClockAndWatchMuseum.org
You can contact us at:     director@clockmuseum.org / 860-583-6070





• thursday, october 13, 2022

City Meeting: General Government Retirement Board Meeting  (342,641 Views)


General Government Retirement Board Meeting
Thursday, October 13, 2022
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM


For more information visit us at:     http://www.bristolct.gov/calendar.aspx





• thursday, october 13, 2022

PYVOT October Breakfast   (325,661 Views)


Join us for our PYVOT October Breakfast
Thursday October 13th 8:00am-9:30am

Expresso Café
97 Maple Street
Bristol , CT

Registration is not necessary
Great Opportunity for Networking & Bring your Business Cards


For more information visit us at:     www.centralctchambers.org
You can contact us at:     n.steele@centralctchambers.org phone: 860-584-4723





• friday, october 14, 2022

Knit Wits Knitting and Fiber Crafters Group  (484,199 Views)


Knit Wits Knitting and Fiber Crafters Group
Fridays, 2:30 PM--4:30 PM
Bristol Public Library

Knitters and other fabric crafters welcome!

About this event
Join us for the Knit Wits Knitting Group!

Hosted by Local Crafting Coach Dawn Zillich.

Bring your knitting projects to work on. Share tips and socialize with your fellow knitters and fabric crafters.

Walk-ins welcome!

No Group meeting on Friday November 11, 2022

RSVP: At the library, www.bristollib.com or call: 860.584.7787 x 3.



For more information visit us at:     www.bristollib.com
You can contact us at:     860.584.7787 x 3





• friday, october 14, 2022

Grab & Go Craft Kits - Drop-In  (335,922 Views)


9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
All Day

AUTUMN LEAF HEDGEHOGS

Get crafty every other Friday at the library; just stop by the main desk. Free. Drop-In, no registration required. Oct. 28: PUFFY GHOSTS

Manross Memorial Library
260 Central St.
Forestville, CT 06010


For more information visit us at:     http://www.bristollib.com/manross/
You can contact us at:     860-584-7790





• saturday, october 15, 2022

Saturday Morning Tai Chi  (494,272 Views)


Saturday Morning Tai Chi
September 17--November 19, Saturdays @ 10:00 AM
Bristol Public Library

Tai Chi for Health & Wellness. All levels welcome!

About this event
Saturdays, September 17-- November 19, 2022 @ 10:00 AM @ Bristol Public Library. Open to all levels. Beginners Welcome!

RSVP: Visit the library, www.bristollib.com, or call: 860.584.7787 x 3

Ages 18 & Over

Courtesy of Dragons Wing Tai Chi & Qi Gong.



For more information visit us at:     www.bristollib.com
You can contact us at:     860.584.7787 x 3





• saturday, october 15, 2022

FALL FAMILY FUN AT WOJTUSIK NURSERY AND CHRISTMAS SHOP   (470,721 Views)


FALL FAMILY FUN. Saturdays & Sundays. Starting Sept. 17- Oct. 30th. Visit Wojtusik Nursery for some Fall Family Fun. While you are here picking up pumpkins, Mums, cornstalks & hay bales why not take a ride on our bear train, run through the maze, take some cool pics with all the great photo ops & blow ups. Play a few games of ring toss all just $3 pp. Enjoy some fresh popped popcorn $1 a bag & a reusable pumpkin sipper filled with apple juice just $2.50. Then Checkout our gift shop with great Fall & Halloween decor. Perfect for families with kids 10 and under. Weekends starting sept. 17- Oct 30.
Wojtusik Nursery & Christmas Shop
750 Terryville Ave. RT 6,
Bristol, Ct 06010 860-583-7279 (across from George’s Market corner of Hill Street and Rt6) #wojtusiknursery #scarecrows #crows #fall #autumn #christmas #cats #love #pets #decorate #flowers #mums #christmasShop #gifts #candles #cornstalks #haybales #halloween #lawnandgarden #thanksgiving #giftshop #holidays #gardencenter #chrysanthemum #garden #pumpkins #familytime #familyfun #kids #children


For more information visit us at:     Facebook.com/WojtusikNursery
You can contact us at:     860-583-7279





• saturday, october 15, 2022

Bristol Pride Fall Event  (402,813 Views)


Bristol Pride Fall Event (Oct. 15 2022)

Bristol Pride will be hosting its *FREE* fall event Oct. 15 2022 from 7-9 p.m.
A night filled with poetry, music, art and socializing. All ages.

Bring a guitar, a banjo, a poem, or even simply, a smile and listening ear.

*DONATIONS GREATLY APPRECIATED*
Bristol Pride 2023 will be June 10 2023 @ Rockwell Park. Save the date!

Good Shepherd Episcopal Church, Bristol CT.
Questions, comments?

Email bristolctpride@gmail.com or DM our instagram @bristolctpride







• saturday, october 15, 2022

Read with the Therapy Dogs!  (336,025 Views)


12:30 AM - 2:00 PM

Come to the library to meet and practice your reading with the friendliest dogs in town! All ages. Questions? Call 860-584-7790. Free. Drop-In, no registration required. 2nd date on October 29th.

Manross Memorial Library
260 Central St.
Forestville, CT 06010


For more information visit us at:     http://www.bristollib.com/manross/
You can contact us at:     860-584-7790





• sunday, october 16, 2022

Knit Wits Knitting and Fiber Crafters Group  (484,262 Views)


Knit Wits Knitting and Fiber Crafters Group
Fridays, 2:30 PM--4:30 PM
Bristol Public Library

Knitters and other fabric crafters welcome!

About this event
Join us for the Knit Wits Knitting Group!

Hosted by Local Crafting Coach Dawn Zillich.

Bring your knitting projects to work on. Share tips and socialize with your fellow knitters and fabric crafters.

Walk-ins welcome!

No Group meeting on Friday November 11, 2022

RSVP: At the library, www.bristollib.com or call: 860.584.7787 x 3.



For more information visit us at:     www.bristollib.com
You can contact us at:     860.584.7787 x 3





• sunday, october 16, 2022

English Country Tea Dance  (284,723 Views)


October 16 @ 2:00 pm 5:00 pm

Do you love Bridgerton or Jane Austin?
Come join the Country Dance and Song Society at the New England Carousel Museum for their English Country Tea Dance! This is an afternoon of lovely dancing and light refreshments!
Period costumes or fancy dress is encouraged, but not required.
Dance Master Paul McGuire will call and teach all the dances with live music provided by the Paramount Ramblers.
Book your tickets through the museum website today Event Fees: $12 for Adults and $5 for Children
 


For more information visit us at:     http://www.thecarouselmuseum.org





• monday, october 17, 2022

City Meeting: Real Estate Committee - Special  (342,308 Views)


Real Estate Committee - Special
Monday, October 17, 2022
4:30 PM to 5:30 PM


For more information visit us at:     http://www.bristolct.gov/calendar.aspx





• monday, october 17, 2022

City Meeting: Regular Meeting - Zoning Commission  (342,303 Views)


Regular Meeting - Zoning Commission
Monday, October 17, 2022
7:00 PM to 10:00 PM


For more information visit us at:     http://www.bristolct.gov/calendar.aspx





• wednesday, october 19, 2022

Business Expo 2022 VENDORS WANTED   (493,812 Views)


Support your fellow business owners and gain visibility on Chamber of Commerce Day by participating in our 2022 Business Expo! There will be something for everyone .
#chamberstrong

Vendor setup: 3:00pm
Chamber member reception: 4:00pm-5:00pm
(includes passed hors d'oeuvres and 1 drink ticket)
Expo Open to the Public 5:00-7:00pm
(cash bar available)

Chamber Members $300.00 /Future Members $400.00
(Fee includes table and two chairs, Electricity not guaranteed)

Limit 50 Vendors Sign Up Today at centralctchambers.org

DoubleTree by Hilton Bristol/ 42 Century Drive Bristol, CT

Shop Local Chamber First


For more information visit us at:     www.centralctchambers.org
You can contact us at:     n.steele@centralctchambers.org phone: 860-584-4723





• wednesday, october 19, 2022

Resume Workshop  (489,287 Views)


Resume Workshop
Wednesday, October 19 @ 6:30 PM
Computer Lab
Bristol Public Library

Build or improve your resume!

About this event
Library resources and advice on creating, building, or revising your resume. The workshop is held in the Computer Lab (2nd. Level) at Bristol Public Library. No charge.

RSVP in the Computer Lab, visit www.bristollib.com or call: 860.584.7787 x 2030


For more information visit us at:     www.bristollib.com
You can contact us at:     860.584.7787 x 2030





• wednesday, october 19, 2022

City Meeting: Board of Park Commissioners  (342,806 Views)


Board of Park Commissioners
Wednesday, October 19, 2022
6:00 PM


For more information visit us at:     http://www.bristolct.gov/calendar.aspx





• wednesday, october 19, 2022

~NEW~ Family Story Night  (285,009 Views)


October 19 @ 6:30 pm 7:30 pm

Join us on Wednesday nights for songs, movement and stories! Kids of all ages & family. Drop-in, no registration necessary and this event is FREE.
Manross Memorial Library — 260 Central Street — Forestville, CT


For more information visit us at:     http://www.bristollib.com/manross/





• thursday, october 20, 2022

City Meeting: Energy Commission  (342,380 Views)


Energy Commission
Thursday, October 20, 2022
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM


For more information visit us at:     http://www.bristolct.gov/calendar.aspx





• thursday, october 20, 2022

City Meeting: Board of Public Works Meeting  (342,375 Views)


Board of Public Works Meeting
Thursday, October 20, 2022
6:00 PM


For more information visit us at:     http://www.bristolct.gov/calendar.aspx





• thursday, october 20, 2022

Birth to Two Storytime!  (284,643 Views)


October 20 @ 9:00 am 9:30 am

~New Time~ Join us for songs, movement and stories! Infants & toddlers with caregiver. Drop-in, no registration necessary.


For more information visit us at:     http://www.bristollib.com/manross/





• friday, october 21, 2022

Armchair Travelers: Belgium  (488,413 Views)


Armchair Travelers: Belgium
Friday, October 21 @ 2:30 PM
Bristol Public Library via Zoom

An eclectic tour of Belgium and it's culture

About this event
A virtual tour of Belgium--history, sights, culture, and more. Our A to Z World Travel and Mango Languages databases will provide the background for this program, which will be presented online via Zoom and followed by a list of resources sent to participants.

Presented via Zoom

No charge. Valid email required to register. RSVP:

In the Reference Department, on bristollib.com,

or by calling: 860-584-7787 x 4



For more information visit us at:     www.bristollib.com
You can contact us at:     860-584-7787 x 4





• friday, october 21, 2022

Knit Wits Knitting and Fiber Crafters Group  (484,643 Views)


Knit Wits Knitting and Fiber Crafters Group
Fridays, 2:30 PM--4:30 PM
Bristol Public Library

Knitters and other fabric crafters welcome!

About this event
Join us for the Knit Wits Knitting Group!

Hosted by Local Crafting Coach Dawn Zillich.

Bring your knitting projects to work on. Share tips and socialize with your fellow knitters and fabric crafters.

Walk-ins welcome!

No Group meeting on Friday November 11, 2022

RSVP: At the library, www.bristollib.com or call: 860.584.7787 x 3.



For more information visit us at:     www.bristollib.com
You can contact us at:     860.584.7787 x 3





• friday, october 21, 2022

Family Time Capsule Program  (381,851 Views)


Join the fun while learning about preserving memories! On Friday, October 21st at 6:30, the American Clock & Watch Museum will be hosting a Family Time Capsule Program at the museum. Build your own time capsule while learning how the Museum’s founder, Edward Ingraham, preserved the history and heritage of the clock and watch industries by packing special time capsules. Over the years, the boxes have been opened at special events at the museum to reveal what was happening at the time they were packed. Now it’s your turn. Come create a family time capsule! What items will be included in your time capsule? When you open it in 5-10 years, what memories will you find? What will your capsule say about the times you live(d) in?

The cost of the program is $10 per family. Time capsule box and decorative materials will be provided. You can bring small items and photos to put into the box or pack it when you get home. You must register for the program by Monday, October 17th. Register by phone—860-583-6070-- or on our website—clockmuseum.org.


For more information visit us at:     https://www.clockandwatchmuseum.org/programs-events
You can contact us at:     director@clockmuseum.org / 860-583-6070





• saturday, october 22, 2022

Saturday Morning Tai Chi  (494,432 Views)


Saturday Morning Tai Chi
September 17--November 19, Saturdays @ 10:00 AM
Bristol Public Library

Tai Chi for Health & Wellness. All levels welcome!

About this event
Saturdays, September 17-- November 19, 2022 @ 10:00 AM @ Bristol Public Library. Open to all levels. Beginners Welcome!

RSVP: Visit the library, www.bristollib.com, or call: 860.584.7787 x 3

Ages 18 & Over

Courtesy of Dragons Wing Tai Chi & Qi Gong.



For more information visit us at:     www.bristollib.com
You can contact us at:     860.584.7787 x 3





• saturday, october 22, 2022

Whiskey For Warriors  (492,304 Views)


October 22 @ 5:00 pm 10:00 pm

We had so much fun at our 5th Anniversary Bash last year, that we decided to start an annual event! We present Whiskey for Warriors – a whiskey tasting fundraiser to benefit Veterans Strong Community Center. Join us on Saturday, October 22, 2022 from 5 – 10 pm, for a whiskey tasting at DoubleTree by Hilton Bristol, 42 Century Drive, Bristol, CT. Buffet Dinner Included – Cash Bar Available. Raffles and entertainment by DJ Josh/ J Christopher Entertainment Services. Ticket cost is $60. You can also purchase a luminary to light the night and honor a living or deceased Veteran for $5.
Purchase your tickets here!






• saturday, october 22, 2022

FALL FAMILY FUN AT WOJTUSIK NURSERY AND CHRISTMAS SHOP   (470,878 Views)


FALL FAMILY FUN. Saturdays & Sundays. Starting Sept. 17- Oct. 30th. Visit Wojtusik Nursery for some Fall Family Fun. While you are here picking up pumpkins, Mums, cornstalks & hay bales why not take a ride on our bear train, run through the maze, take some cool pics with all the great photo ops & blow ups. Play a few games of ring toss all just $3 pp. Enjoy some fresh popped popcorn $1 a bag & a reusable pumpkin sipper filled with apple juice just $2.50. Then Checkout our gift shop with great Fall & Halloween decor. Perfect for families with kids 10 and under. Weekends starting sept. 17- Oct 30.
Wojtusik Nursery & Christmas Shop
750 Terryville Ave. RT 6,
Bristol, Ct 06010 860-583-7279 (across from George’s Market corner of Hill Street and Rt6) #wojtusiknursery #scarecrows #crows #fall #autumn #christmas #cats #love #pets #decorate #flowers #mums #christmasShop #gifts #candles #cornstalks #haybales #halloween #lawnandgarden #thanksgiving #giftshop #holidays #gardencenter #chrysanthemum #garden #pumpkins #familytime #familyfun #kids #children


For more information visit us at:     Facebook.com/WojtusikNursery
You can contact us at:     860-583-7279





• sunday, october 23, 2022

Breakfast Fundraiser, Knights of Columbus  (334,918 Views)


Join us for Breakfast

This Breakfast will Benefit
Carolyn's Place

Sunday, 10-23-22, 8 am till Noon

Location: St. Gregory’s CCD Center Hall
1043 Stafford Ave., Bristol, CT

Sponsored by the Bristol, CT
Knights of Columbus Palos Council 35

We are serving: Eggs, Home Fries, Ham, Sausage,
Pancakes, Bread, Fruit Cup, Orange Juice and Coffee.
Tickets are
Available at the Door
or you can call in advance to reserve your
Tickets:
Bob 860-573-0845

Donation: Adults -$10.00 Kids (under 10) -$5.00

You can contact us at:     yesfamily@comcast.net





• monday, october 24, 2022

City Meeting: Regular Meeting - Planning Commission  (342,453 Views)


Regular Meeting - Planning Commission
Monday, October 24, 2022
7:00 PM to 10:00 PM


For more information visit us at:     http://www.bristolct.gov/calendar.aspx





• tuesday, october 25, 2022

Afternoon Movie: Downton Abbey--A New Era  (486,769 Views)


Afternoon Movie: Downton Abbey--A New Era (2022) PG
Tuesday, October 25 @ 2:00 PM
Bristol Public Library

About this event
Downton Abbey 2: A New Era! The Crawley family goes on a grand journey to the South of France to uncover the mystery of the dowager countess's newly inherited villa. (2022) PG. Stars:

Hugh Bonneville

Jim Carter

Michelle Dockery

Elizabeth McGovern

Maggie Smith

Imelda Staunton

Penelope Wilton

No charge.

RSVP: at the library, on bristollib.com or by calling: 860-584-7787 x 3



For more information visit us at:     www.bristollib.com
You can contact us at:     860.584.7787 x 3





• tuesday, october 25, 2022

The Great Wet Felt Pumpkin Project  (406,316 Views)


A?lmost as good as picking your own at a pumpkin patch, come make your own heirloom wet felted pumpkin to keep forever (or at least as long as there is Halloween and Thanksgiving). Each family will make their own five inch wet felted pumpkin (or apple) with a stem. Be prepared to have some soapy wet fun to create your masterpiece. This program is designed for ages 3 and up.

For more information visit us at:     http://www.imaginenation.org
You can contact us at:     stephanie.freedmanedson@imaginenation.org





• tuesday, october 25, 2022

City Meeting: Board of Finance  (342,922 Views)


Board of Finance
Tuesday, October 25, 2022
5:30 PM to 6:30 PM


For more information visit us at:     http://www.bristolct.gov/calendar.aspx





• tuesday, october 25, 2022

City Meeting: Diversity Council  (342,918 Views)


Diversity Council
Tuesday, October 25, 2022
6:30 PM to 8:30 PM


For more information visit us at:     http://www.bristolct.gov/calendar.aspx





• wednesday, october 26, 2022

Canva Workshop  (486,508 Views)


Canva Workshop
Wednesday, October 26 @ 6:30 PM
Computer Lab
Bristol Public Library

Create with Canva design software!

About this event
Learn to use Canva design software to create resumes, designs, fliers, newsletters & more!

Presented by The Bristol Public Library Computer Lab (Second Level).

RSVP: Visit the Computer Lab, www.bristollib.com or call: 860.584.7787 x 2030 No charge.


For more information visit us at:     www.bristollib.com
You can contact us at:     860.584.7787 x 2030





• thursday, october 27, 2022

Birth to Two Storytime!  (230,057 Views)


~New Time~ Join us for songs, movement and stories! Infants & toddlers with caregiver. Drop-in, no registration necessary.

Manross Memorial Library


For more information visit us at:     http://www.bristollib.com/manross/





• thursday, october 27, 2022

Slime Lab!  (230,056 Views)


Halloween is coming & we’re getting ready for some fun! Join us in the Slime Lab & mix your own creepy concoctions. Open to children ages 7+. This event is Free to attend. Please register in advance. Questions? Call 860-584-7790.

And…Stop by on Monday, October 31st, for Trick-or-Treat!

Manross Memorial Library


For more information visit us at:     http://www.bristollib.com/manross/





• friday, october 28, 2022

Knit Wits Knitting and Fiber Crafters Group  (484,541 Views)


Knit Wits Knitting and Fiber Crafters Group
Fridays, 2:30 PM--4:30 PM
Bristol Public Library

Knitters and other fabric crafters welcome!

About this event
Join us for the Knit Wits Knitting Group!

Hosted by Local Crafting Coach Dawn Zillich.

Bring your knitting projects to work on. Share tips and socialize with your fellow knitters and fabric crafters.

Walk-ins welcome!

No Group meeting on Friday November 11, 2022

RSVP: At the library, www.bristollib.com or call: 860.584.7787 x 3.



For more information visit us at:     www.bristollib.com
You can contact us at:     860.584.7787 x 3





• friday, october 28, 2022

Grab & Go Craft Kits - Drop-In  (336,297 Views)


9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
All Day

PUFFY GHOSTS!

Get crafty every other Friday at the library; just stop by the main desk. Free. Drop-In, no registration required.

Manross Memorial Library
260 Central St.
Forestville, CT 06010


For more information visit us at:     http://www.bristollib.com/manross/
You can contact us at:     860-584-7790





• saturday, october 29, 2022

Saturday Morning Tai Chi  (494,599 Views)


Saturday Morning Tai Chi
September 17--November 19, Saturdays @ 10:00 AM
Bristol Public Library

Tai Chi for Health & Wellness. All levels welcome!

About this event
Saturdays, September 17-- November 19, 2022 @ 10:00 AM @ Bristol Public Library. Open to all levels. Beginners Welcome!

RSVP: Visit the library, www.bristollib.com, or call: 860.584.7787 x 3

Ages 18 & Over

Courtesy of Dragons Wing Tai Chi & Qi Gong.



For more information visit us at:     www.bristollib.com
You can contact us at:     860.584.7787 x 3





• saturday, october 29, 2022

The World of Harmonica with Bob Hennessey  (486,934 Views)


The World of Harmonica with Bob Hennessey
Saturday, October 29 @ 2:00 PM
Bristol Public Library

The harmonica is a worldwide instrument voicing the music of hundreds of cultures. A fast-paced entertaining and educational program!

About this event
The harmonica is a worldwide instrument voicing the music of hundreds of cultures. And one simple reason could be its SIZE. It fits in your pocket like a cell phone. What has intrigued many in the music community is its ability, when played by masters, to encompass all genres of musical style with not just credibility but with critical acclaim. From Classical to Jazz to Near Eastern to Irish to Blues to Country et cetera. The list grows day by day.

The World of Harmonica" program is an effort to expand the awareness of the instrument. Using Story Telling, Historical Facts and playing the instrument in many styles Bob Hennessy tells the story and plays the music that will open your ears and minds to "The World of Harmonica." The program includes a Power Point presentation as well.

Presented by musician and photographer Bob Hennessey!

RSVP: at the library, on bristollib.com or by calling: 860-584-7787 x 3. No charge.



For more information visit us at:     www.bristollib.com
You can contact us at:     860.584.7787 x 3





• saturday, october 29, 2022

FALL FAMILY FUN AT WOJTUSIK NURSERY AND CHRISTMAS SHOP   (471,045 Views)


FALL FAMILY FUN. Saturdays & Sundays. Starting Sept. 17- Oct. 30th. Visit Wojtusik Nursery for some Fall Family Fun. While you are here picking up pumpkins, Mums, cornstalks & hay bales why not take a ride on our bear train, run through the maze, take some cool pics with all the great photo ops & blow ups. Play a few games of ring toss all just $3 pp. Enjoy some fresh popped popcorn $1 a bag & a reusable pumpkin sipper filled with apple juice just $2.50. Then Checkout our gift shop with great Fall & Halloween decor. Perfect for families with kids 10 and under. Weekends starting sept. 17- Oct 30.
Wojtusik Nursery & Christmas Shop
750 Terryville Ave. RT 6,
Bristol, Ct 06010 860-583-7279 (across from George’s Market corner of Hill Street and Rt6) #wojtusiknursery #scarecrows #crows #fall #autumn #christmas #cats #love #pets #decorate #flowers #mums #christmasShop #gifts #candles #cornstalks #haybales #halloween #lawnandgarden #thanksgiving #giftshop #holidays #gardencenter #chrysanthemum #garden #pumpkins #familytime #familyfun #kids #children


For more information visit us at:     Facebook.com/WojtusikNursery
You can contact us at:     860-583-7279





• saturday, october 29, 2022

Read with the Therapy Dogs!   (336,360 Views)


10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Come to the library to meet and practice your reading with the friendliest dogs in town! All ages. Questions? Call 860-584-7790. Free. Drop-In, no registration required.

Manross Memorial Library
260 Central St.
Forestville, CT 06010


For more information visit us at:     http://www.bristollib.com/manross/
You can contact us at:     860-584-7790





• saturday, october 29, 2022

Not-So-Spooky Halloween Story Time  (230,086 Views)


OCTOBER 29 @ 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Halloween is coming & we’re getting ready! Join us at the library for some great stories and Halloween fun! Open to all ages! This event is Free to attend. Please register in advance. Questions? Call 860-584-7790.

And…Stop by on Monday, October 31st, for Trick-or-Treat!

Manross Memorial Library


For more information visit us at:     http://www.bristollib.com/manross/





• saturday, october 29, 2022

Miss Bristol 2023  (229,475 Views)


Miss Bristol 2023
OCTOBER 29 @ 7:00 PM

The Miss Bristol and Miss Bristol Outstanding Teen Competition is being held Saturday, October 29th, 2022 at St. Paul Catholic High School, 1001 Stafford Avenue, Bristol starting at 7:00PM. Doors open at 6:30PM and admission is $20.00 per person. This event is organized by the Miss Forestville Scholarship Organization.

Event fee: $20.00 per person

St. Paul Catholic High School






• saturday, october 29, 2022

ACE GALA – James Bond 007  (229,876 Views)


ACE GALA – James Bond 007
OCTOBER 29 @ 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM

The New England Carousel Museum invites you to the 2022 ACE Gala celebration October 29, 2022 from 7 – 11 pm. The ACE Gala is the celebration of Arts and creativity in our community and throughout New England.

2022 will celebrate with an evening inspired by the devilish 007 himself, Bond, James Bond. Grab your best Bond Guy, Girl, or villain and join us for a sophisticated evening of Big Band Music provided by the Stanley Street Big Band, Bond Trivia, martinis, and all kinds of trouble to get you shaken…not stirred!

Join us at The Carousel Museum — 95 Riverside Avenue — Bristol, CT — 06010

?ACE celebrates inspired thinking, creative individuals, and innovative communities.

Event Cost: Members – $75/person — Non-members – $85/person — Purchase your tickets online!



For more information visit us at:     http://www.thecarouselmuseum.org





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