Event Calendar

East Hampton, CT Event Calendar

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.There will be four expert appraisers on site.  Verbal appraisals...

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East Hampton History Walk

Sunday April 28, 2019 @1:00pmPhoto Caption: A view of down town East Hampton looking northward with the Carrier Block building and Barton Hill Rd. on the left. The 1940s photo was taken from the Air Line Railroad bridge that crossed over Main Street. Tour The...

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Mary Donohue Connecticut’s Jewish Farmers

Saturday, March 16, 2019 1:00pm Cabin Fever Series The East Hampton Public Library - East Hampton, CT 06424 The Chatham Historical Society and East Hampton Library are co-sponsoring a talk by author Mary Donohue at the East Hampton Library Community Room at 105 Main...

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Stephen Soreff February 23 2019

Saturday, February 23, 2019 @ 1pm.  The Chatham Historical Society and East Hampton Library are co-sponsoring a talk by Dr. Stephen Soreff who will share stories about his father Dr. Louis Soreff who was a general practitioner in East Hampton, CT for 45 years from the...

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John Cilio

John Cilio - Guest AuthorSaturday, February 9, 2019 at 1:00 The East Hampton Public Library and The Chatham Historical Society will be co-sponsoring a “Cabin Fever History Series” featuring John Cilio author of Women’s Work in WWII.  John tells the epic story of an...

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Cabin Fever History Series

Cabin Fever History SeriesThe East Hampton Public Library and The Chatham Historical Society will be co-sponsoring a “Cabin Fever History Series” featuring local CT Author's discussing history during the months of January, February, and March 2019.  The programs will...

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Cabin Fever Series – Nicholas Bellantoni

January 12th 2019 at 1pm The Chatham Historical Society and East Hampton Library are co-sponsoring a talk by emeritus Connecticut state archaeologist, Nicholas Bellantoni , on Sat. Jan. 12, 2019 at 1 pm at the East Hampton Library Community Room at 105 Main St. in...

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The Chatham Historical Society: December 2018 Events

Tartia Cemetary WalkSaturday December 1st 2018 The Chatham Historical Society will be hosting a Walking Tour of the 1746 Tartia Cemetery and Town Farm on  East Hampton Directions: From Stop & Shop on East High St. Then drive down Main St. through The Town of East...

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Guided Tour of Paul and Sandy’s Too

Tour Paul and Sandy's In East Hampton  Garden Center TourThe Chatham Historical Society is organizing a Guided Tour of Paul's and Sandy’s, Too Garden Center at 93 East High Street in East Hampton on Saturday, September 15 at 3:00pm Visitors will learn the history of...

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Historic House Tour

September 29, 2018      The Chatham Historical Society’s Biennial Historic House Tour will be held on September 29, 2018 from 10am – 4pm. Tickets for this years house tour are on sale now for $20.00 and can be purchased at the Town Clerks Office in the Town Hall and...

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The Joseph N. Goff House seeks individuals, local businesses and organizations to help sponsor the annual Joseph N. Goff House Gazebo Music Series, which takes place five Thursdays during the summer at the Center School Gazebo in the East Hampton Village Center.  Sponsors will be listed by donations level, Soprano and Alto, $150 and $75; Tenor, $50; Bass, $25 in promotional materials and posters displayed around town and handed out at concerts. The Joseph N. Goff House is a nonprofit organizations and donations are tax deductible. New members to the board are welcome! 860-205-7376 for information.

Spring Classes and programs at Epoch Arts

Join us this Spring at Epoch Arts for a wide variety of artistic classes and programs. Students preschool-12th grade and adults can sign up for classes such as art, animation, acting, art club, improv, and much more. We also offer a daytime preschool class and an adult art class so check out all of our full class descriptions online. Check out our calendar for upcoming events like our paint nights, dance parties, open stage, Summer Session and Daddy Daughter Dance. To register and see all descriptions go to Epoch Arts or give us a call at 860-365-0337. Classes are held at 27 Skinner Street, East Hampton and begin March 11th, run for 8 weeks and end with a special share day.

The 2019 Church Quilt Show will be held April 6 ( 10 a.m.  – 5 p.m.)  and April 7 ( 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.) at  Haddam Neck Congregational Church, 408 Quarry Hill Road, Haddam Neck.  Admission is $6.  860-267-2671 or 860-267-2848

Spring Musical Production: High School Musical, April 5 to Apr 7 from 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM. East Hampton High School Auditorium, High School and Middle School Combined Drama Club Performance.

The Rotary Club of East Hampton will host a program on the history of East Hampton’s Bars, Taverns and Inns on April 5 at Angelico’s Lake House Restaurant, 81 N. Main St. Celebrity waiters from the Rotary Club will help serve. Reservations begin at 5:30 p.m. Exhibits and discussions featured.

April Vacation Mini Sears Park Camp. Do you love Sears Park Summer Camp? Join us for 4 days of it over April Vacation. Each day will offer a variety of crafts, sports and games. The week will be concluded on Thursday with a camp field trip! Participants need to bring a lunch, snack and re-fillable water bottle to camp each day. Everything should be labeled with the camper’s name. A backpack is recommended. Please leave all electronics at home.  

This program has a minimum number of sign-ups that must be met for it to run. Location: Sears Park Pavilion 

Cost: $135 for the first child $115 per sibling. Dates and Times: Monday – Thursday, April 15 – April 18, 9:00AM – 3:00PM. Extended Care: Available in one-hour blocks: 8:00-9:00AM, 3:00-4:00PM and 4:00-5:00 PM. The cost is $30 per block Pre-registration is required for all extended care.

 East Hampton Parks & Recreation Department Spring Egg Hunt, April 20 at 10 a.m.
Please join the East Hampton Parks and Recreation for the 4nd annual Spring Egg Hunt. Bring your child and their basket to Center School to hunt for hidden surprises. Bring your cameras for a great photo opportunity with the Easter Bunny.

Sunday May 19th @ 1:00pm 

Explore East Hampton History Walk, “Tour Three Early Schools: Chestnut Hill, Old Center School & Center School.” Meet at Chatham Historical Society Museum, 6 Bevin Blvd. Leader-Debbie Day

Sunday June 9th @ 1:00pm

Explore East Hampton History Walk, Hurd State Park, at intersection of Rt. 151 and Hurd Park Rd., East Hampton Leader Andrew Dickinson

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