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Movie Club

Good Films with Lively Discussion

You’re invited to join us on select Saturday afternoons to watch and discuss some recent (and edgier) Hollywood film releases. Bring a favorite comfy-chair, or use one of ours! Light refreshments will be served at all Movie Club events and no registration is required. Movie Club is open to persons 18-and over, with upcoming Saturday dates through June 2019: February 23 (The Party, rated R), March 23 (Chappaquiddick, rated PG13), April 20 (Measure of a Man, rated PG13), May 18 (The Children Act, rated R), and June 22 (Beast, rated R).

This program is offered by Margaret R. Grundy Memorial Library in support of the PA Forward | Pennsylvania Libraries initiative.  Libraries are key to powering progress and elevating the quality of life in PA by fueling the types of knowledge essential to success: Basic Literacy, Information Literacy, Civic and Social Literacy, Health Literacy, and Financial Literacy.

 

 

 

 

Books & Brews

Bristol-Based Book Discussions

In 2019, drop by some of Bristol’s local eateries for Grundy Library’s Books & Brews, a quarterly book discussion. No registration is required for these causal meet-ups. All discussions begin at 6:30 PM and no purchase is required.

February 19, 2019 – Heartland: A Memoir of Working Hard and Being Broke in the Richest Country on Earth by Sarah Smarsh at Itri Wood Fired, 310 Mill Street, Bristol, PA 19007.

May 21, 2019 – Emergency Contact by Mary H.K. Choi at Apollo Pizza Bar & Restaurant, 1834 Farragut Avenue, Bristol, PA 19007.

August 20, 2019 – Sons of Cain: A History of Serial Killers from the Stone Age to the Present by Peter Vronsky at Pines Tavern, 6217 North Radcliffe Street, Bristol, PA 19007.

November 19, 2019 – Severance by Ling Ma at Calm Waters, 242 Mill Street, Bristol, PA 19007.

 

This program is offered by Margaret R. Grundy Memorial Library in support of the PA Forward | Pennsylvania Libraries initiative.  Libraries are key to powering progress and elevating the quality of life in PA by fueling the types of knowledge essential to success: Basic Literacy, Information Literacy, Civic and Social Literacy, Health Literacy, and Financial Literacy.

 

 

Beauty and the Beast: a Sneak Peek

 

The Bristol High School Drama Club shares a sneak peek of their upcoming March musical performance of Beauty and the Beast at the Margaret R. Grundy Memorial Library, 680 Radcliffe Street on Wednesday, February 20, 2019 beginning at 6:30 pm.  Under the direction of Ms. Patty Verzella, student actors will share scenes with the public in advance of the full March 8-10, 2019 performances at Bristol High School. To register for this free Grundy Library event, or for more information, visit www.grundylibrary.org or call 215.788.7891 ext. 5 or ext. 6.

This program is offered by Margaret R. Grundy Memorial Library, in collaboration with Bristol High School in support of the PA Forward | Pennsylvania Libraries initiative.  Libraries are key to powering progress and elevating the quality of life in PA by fueling the types of knowledge essential to success: Basic Literacy, Information Literacy, Civic and Social Literacy, Health Literacy, and Financial Literacy.

 

Exhibit: Celebrate Art!

“Creativity takes courage.” – Henri Matisse

Students from Bristol High School and Harry S. Truman High School join the Artists of Bristol on the Delaware (AOB) in an annual exhibit titled, Celebrate Art!, at the Margaret R. Grundy Memorial Library, 680 Radcliffe Street next month. The public is invited to the exhibit opening reception on Thursday, March 7, 2019 from 6 pm to 8 pm; the exhibit continues through Saturday, March 30, 2019.  During the four-week exhibit, the public has the opportunity to cast votes for the People’s Choice Award for both the student and AOB categories, as well as to purchase art. This free exhibit can be viewed during regular library hours, Monday through Thursday 10 am - 8 pm and Friday and Saturday 10 am - 4 pm. For more information, visit www.grundylibrary.org, or call 215.788.7891.

This program is offered by Margaret R. Grundy Memorial Library in support of the PA Forward | Pennsylvania Libraries initiative.  Libraries are key to powering progress and elevating the quality of life in PA by fueling the types of knowledge essential to success: Basic Literacy, Information Literacy, Civic and Social Literacy, Health Literacy, and Financial Literacy.

 

 

Grundy Walking Club

Strolls through Historic Bristol Borough

You’re invited to join us for the fifth year of the Grundy Walking Club in Bristol Borough. Enjoy the health benefits of walking and learn a little about the town’s rich history as you cover a one-mile route within Bristol’s Historic District. The Club meets at 1:00 pm on the second and fourth Tuesday at the Margaret R. Grundy Memorial Library, 680 Radcliffe Street, beginning March 12, 2019; strolls begin and end at the Library. Walkers are encouraged to bring a water bottle and wear comfortable clothes, shoes, and sunscreen. As an incentive to healthy living, participants who take part in the walking club are eligible to enter a drawing for a free activity tracker. For more information, or to register for the walking club, visit www.grundylibrary.org, or call 215.788.7891. Srping dates include: March 12 & 26; April 9 & 23; May 14 & 28; and June 11 & 25, 2019.

This program is offered by Margaret R. Grundy Memorial Library in support of the PA Forward | Pennsylvania Libraries initiative.  Libraries are key to powering progress and elevating the quality of life in PA by fueling the types of knowledge essential to success: Basic Literacy, Information Literacy, Civic and Social Literacy, Health Literacy, and Financial Literacy.

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