Strong’s Pavilion

Strong’s Pavilion

Strong's Pavilion A Brief History of Strong's Pavilion It All Began With Guy Strong In 1885 Guy Strong bought one plus acres from Lyman Oliver Wells.  Strong was a trapper, a guide to hunters and a fisherman, well known in Connecticut.  He started a boating and...
Square Dance

Square Dance

Bay Point Club Square Dance The Chatham Historical Society is organizing a square dance at the Bay Point Club at 24 Spellman Point Road near Lake Pocotopaug in East Hampton, CT.  This years dance will be held on Saturday, Aug. 9 at 7 p.m. and is sponsored by the East...
Lottery Tree

Lottery Tree

Lottery Tree Giveaway The Chatham Historical Society will sponsor a Christmas tree covered with Connecticut lottery tickets, to be raffled off on Old Home Day, Saturday, July 13, at 8 p.m. on the Center School grounds. The winning ticket holder gets the one grand...
Antique Appraisal Day

Antique Appraisal Day

Antique Appraisal Day Saturday, March 30 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.  The Chatham Historical Society will host its 24th annual Antique Appraisal Day  at the East Hampton Library Community Room, 105 Main Street. Four Expert Appraisers There will be four expert appraisers on...
Belltown Historic District

Belltown Historic District

Belltown Historic District Belltown Historic District - East Hampton, Connecticut  Village of East Hampton, CT A view of down town East Hampton looking northward with the Carrier Block building and Barton Hill Rd. on the left. This historic East Hampton Photo from the...
East Hampton History Walk

East Hampton History Walk

Air Line Trail History Walk on Nov 3rd The Chatham Historical Society (CHS) is organizing a history walk on the improved Air Line Trail walk from the site of the former Cobalt Railroad Station and hike eastward to East Hampton. The hike will be on Sunday, November 3rd...