Advertisements
LATEST STORIES

Museum After Hours: All About Timothy Murphy & Savin Rock

New England Carousel Museum

The New England Carousel Museum will be presenting an exciting new education series held on the first Thursday of each month in 2017 with presentations, exhibition openings and workshops. Each month will feature something different.

Join scholars and experts as we learn about the art and history of carousels, their carvers, the artists, and your favorite carousels. Museum After Hours will be held from 6:30-7:30 PM with a wine and cheese reception taking place 6:00-6:30 PM. Admission to this series is included with general admission, and as always museum members are free.

Thursday, April 6: All About Timothy Murphy & Savin Rock
Tim Murphy created some of our favorite carousels at his shop in the Savin Rock district of West Haven, CT. We will take a close look at some of his creations including the Light House Point Park and Lake Compounce carousels.

Join us as Museum Subject Specialist Cate Mahoney expounds her knowledge on this manufacturer and carver, and his magnificent carousels.

To register call 860-585-5411 or email manager@thecarouselmuseum.org

Advertisements

ABOUT THE BRISTOL ROUNDUP

The Roundup is a popular magazine style publication covering local news, events and information about the greater Bristol Connecticut area. The Roundup, started by Bristol native Mike Uchalid currently has over 5,400 subscriptions and a local social media following of over 50,000 readers across multiple sites, pages and groups. The Roundup provides accurate information, events, news and so much more. We hope you enjoy the site!

MORE NEWS FROM ROUNDUP PARTNER: FOX 61

Racist flyers found in Bristol and Southington, police investigating

Racist flyers found in Bristol and Southington, police investigating

BRISTOL — Police say they received a complaint of racist flyers being hung up around town. They are the same fliers that were also found in Southington. Police say on Sunday, the police received the complaint which was written with racist overtones being posted on a light post in the neighborhood of Lantern Hill Road. One flyer had the image of Abraham Lincoln with the title “We found this nation” with the other flyer reading “Take your country back” and […]

Trash Talks: Young brothers get a look at dream job at West Fargo Sanitation

Trash Talks: Young brothers get a look at dream job at West Fargo Sanitation

WEST FARGO, Fargo, ND — What did you want to be when you were 4? A doctor? President? Maybe a garbage man? If you ask 4-year old Connor Gabrielson and his 2-year old brother Cade what their favorite day of the week is the answer may come as a surprise to you. Garbage day. In fact, you can ask Connor almost anything about garbage trucks, he’ll have an answer down to how far away your garbage and recycling bins have […]

Tweed-New Haven Airport to appeal judge’s decision to keep runway limits

Tweed-New Haven Airport to appeal judge’s decision to keep runway limits

NEW HAVEN — Tweed-New Haven Airport is planning to file an appeal after a judge ruled against its attempt to overturn a Connecticut law that limits the length of the airport’s main runway. The New Haven Register reports the airport authority voted unanimously to appeal the judge’s ruling during a closed-door executive session Wednesday. The state-run airport had previously filed a lawsuit claiming that the law limiting the runway to its current 5,600 feet is threatening existing service and preventing […]

California restaurant ‘proudly’ serves Popeyes chicken as its own

California restaurant ‘proudly’ serves Popeyes chicken as its own

LONG BEACH, Calif. — One California restaurant took the slogan “Love that chicken from Popeyes” quite literally after a Yelp reviewer accused the establishment of using the popular Louisiana kitchen’s chicken in several of its dishes. Tyler H. called out Sweet Dixie Kitchen, a “southern inspired” restaurant in California, in a scathing Yelp review on Oct. 9. Here’s the review: “Before my friends and I got seated we saw them quickly bring in two large boxes of Popeyes to the kitchen. I wanted […]

Comments

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s