2014 BHS UPCOMING EVENTS : Come join us!
June 6th & 7th - BHS Annual Tag Sale
Saturday, June 14th (12pm-4pm) - CT Open House Day
Thursday, June 19th (7pm) - "The Terry Homestead" Tom Vaughan, Presenter
Saturday, June 28th (2pm-4pm) - Reading on the Green, Co-sponsored with the Bristol Public Library
Saturday, July 5th - Muzzy Field 100th Anniversary Celebration
Thursday, July 17th (7pm) - "Diners" Jenna Carroll, Presenter
Sunday, July 27th (12pm-4pm) - BHS Postcard Show
Thursday, August 21st (7pm) - "Traditions, Trials & Turmoil within Bristol Churches" Tom Dickau, Presenter
The History of Diners
Thursday, July 17th at 7pm
Jenna Carroll, former director of the American Clock and Watch Museum, will be presenting a history of the diner and how it became an American institution. Prior to her talk, a blue plate special dinner of meatloaf, mashed potatoes, green beans and diner dessert will be provided at 5:30 pm at the Historical Society building. The dinner is $10 per person and is limited to 50 persons, reservations are requested. For reservations please call: 860-583-6309. The diner program will be presented at the Bristol Historical Society, 98 Summer Street, on July 17, at 7 pm. The program part is free to members, $5 to non-members.