As part of the third Thursday Program, the Bristol Historical Society will be presenting a program entitled “WBIS, Bristol’s Lost Icon” on Thursday, June 21 at 7:00 p.m.
Radio station WBIS, 1440 on your dial, became a true treasure within the community. This program will review the history, programming and other aspects of this lost Bristol gem, utilizing a twenty minute multi-media presentation. Give former announcers: Bog Douglass, Tom Monahan, Don Gordon, Pete Lis and Steve Savino will be present and share their experiences with the local station. A question and answer period will follow. The program is presented by Past President of the Bristol Historical Society, Tom Dickau.
Doors open at 6:30 pm at the air-conditional facility. BHS members are free, while the general public’s admission fee is $5. Light refreshments will be served.