Event Calendar

East Hampton, CT Event Calendar
Cobalt Railroad Station

Cobalt Railroad Station

Cobalt Railroad Station Photo Caption-  An early 1900s photo of the Cobalt Railroad Station built in 1873 with depot (right) and freight house (left) on the Air Line Railroad. It was a busy place during the late 1800s and early 1900s. CHSExplore East Hampton...

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Fall History Festival 2019

Fall History Festival 2019

Fall History Festival Sunday, October 6th from 12-3pm This Years Fall History Festival will be Honoring The Bevin Bell Co. loacted in East Hampton, CT Celebrating 187 Years   PHOTO CAPTION- The 7th Annual "Chatham History Festival" will honor The Bevin Bell Co....

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Square Dance

Square Dance

Bay Point Club Square DanceThe 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...

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Lottery Tree

Lottery Tree

Lottery Tree GiveawayThe 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...

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

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East Hampton History Walk

East Hampton History Walk

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 2019 at 1 pm as part of its “Explore...

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Mary Donohue Connecticut’s Jewish Farmers

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

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

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 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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2019

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.

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

Sunday July 14th

1 pm Explore East Hampton History Walk, Pine Brook Falls Preserve on Sexton Hill Rd., East Hampton Leader Al Petell

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