Black Rock Library - Great Movies You Might Have Missed - Cinema Paradiso

Great Movies You Might Have Missed - Cinema Paradiso - Thursday, August 19th at 6:30 PM.

Join us for the next in our series of monthly screening of some of the most highly regarded movies of all time. Don't miss this month's Oscar winner.

"A celebration of youth, friendship, and the everlasting magic of the movies."

Black Rock Library - Poetry Reading with M.L. Brooks

Poetry Reading with M.L. Brooks on Tuesday, August 17th at 6:30 PM at the Black Rock Branch Library.  Poetry and book signing.  Poet ML Brooks will read selections from Feelings So Deep, her recently published book. Signed copies will be available for purchase.

(This event will also be held 6:30 PM Thursday August 19th at the North Branch Library – 3455 Madison Avenue.)

St. Mary's-by-the-Sea Walk With Harold and Friends

Walk with Harold & Friends is back!  Join us Sunday, Sept. 26, 2010, at the St. Mary's-by-the-Sea beach in Black Rock, CT. Noon registration, 12:30 walk time. Dog fair booths until 3.  Walk with your dog for one mile along scenic St. Mary's-by-the-Sea to benefit Milford Hospital's cancer education programs and the Bridgeport animal shelter.  Vendors, prizes for top dogs, food and refreshments and more.  T-shirt for the first 200 entries. Entry donation $20 per dog-walker. More info: 203-783-1143

This Weekend in Black Rock - August 5 to 8

ACOUSTIC CAFE, 2926 Fairfield Ave., 203-335- FOLK: Pat Lattin, Thursday; Flote, Rich McGowan, The Few Shoes, Jerkogram, Flote with Conncet9, Fridy, 8: 45 p. m.; Wasabassco Burlesque, Saturday; Open Mic, Tuesday, 8 p. m.; Black and Sparrow, Wednesday.

ASH CREEK Saloon, 2895 Fairfield Ave., 203-333-2733: Joe Kiernan, Thursday, 8: 30 p. m.

CAPTAIN’S COVE, 1 Bostwick Ave., 203-335-7104: Martino, Thursday, 6 p. m.; Seth, Friday, 6 p. m.; Timeless, Sunday, 3 p. m.; Primetime, Sunday, 7 p. m.

Black Rock Public Library Board Meeting to Be Held at Black Rock Branch

The July meeting of the Bridgeport Public Library Board of Directors wiil be held 7:00 PM Wednesday July 21st at the Black Rock Branch Library, 2705 Fairfield Avenue. The public will have the opportunity to address the Board during the Public Comment session at the start of the meeting. 
Wednesday, July 21st
7:00 PM
Black Rock Branch

Black Rock Paintings Coming Home

                                                                                                 The four watercolor paintings of Black Rock that hung in the Black Rock Branch for years are coming home after a 7 year absence.

In 1935 Bethel, CT artist Rolston Keeler completed these works for the WPA Federal Art Project. They depict scenes of Black Rock and St. Mary’s as they appeared in a bygone era. Please join us at our 1st Annual Black Rock Block Party and welcome a part of Black Rock History home.

BRCC Public Safety Committee Meeting

The Public Safety Committee of the Black Rock Community Council will be hosting a meeting with Officer Nick Ortiz of the Bridgeport Police Community Services Division this Saturday, July 17th at the Burroughs Community Center beginning at 10 AM. Officer Ortiz will review with residents appropriate actions and procedures for enhancing personal safety.

This Weekend in Black Rock - July 9 & 10

Acoustic Cafe, 2926 Fairfield Avenue, 230-335-FOLK -, Broadcast Hearts on Friday, Big Moon, Strange Tribe,  Caiitlin Krisco and the Brodcast on Saturday, Open Mic, Tuesday, 8 PM.

Captain's Cove, 1 Bostwick Avenue, 203-335-7104 - Seth on Friday at 6 PM, The Zoo on Friday at 10 PM, To the Max on Sunday at 3 PM, Pimpinella on Sunday at 7 PM

Grand Opening of Brick Oven of Black Rock

On Saturday, July 10 from 12PM to 5PM Brick Oven of Black Rock will celebrate with a Grand Opening event, offering specials and promotions throughout the day including:

- The first 25 customers in line at 12pm will receive a $20 gift certificate

- One additional $20 gift certificate will be given at the end of the day to a random guest (notified by email)

- Buy one pizza or sub of any size and get a personal pie for free

Black Rock Library Meet the Author Series - Steve Miller

Tuesday, July 13th
6:30 PM

Black Rock Branch

In his book Just Cause Just Facts: Government Corruption Beyond Weird, Bridgeport author Steve Miller will explain how and why he believes most Americans are being deceived about a vast wave of corruption by the most senior officials in our government and the mounting problems destroying America.


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