Monday, April 15, 2019

Goff House Gazebo Concert Series Lineup

This year's Joseph N. Goff House Concert Series line up will include

Larry Gareau performing familiar tunes and original music in a lyrical jazz style on June 20, Big Deal Rock performing covers of the 60’s, 70’s, 80’s and current sounds of today on June 27, Classified dance band on July 18, The Kenn Morr Band performing a laid back brand of folksy-Americana on July 25, former Nashville disc jockey Bill Naughton Jr, performing original songs on Aug. 1, Survivors Swing Band performing classic melodies from an era gone by, hot tunes and soothing ballads of the Swing Era on Aug. 8.

All concerts held at 6:30 p.m. at the Center School Gazebo in the East Hampton Village Center. Bring a picnic, chairs and a blanket and enjoy! Each week members of the Joseph N. Goff House board of directors will be collecting donations for a different local charity or organization and the local Cub Scouts Pack 8 will sell snacks.  Thank you Congregational Church of East Hampton for providing bathrooms and rain day backup! 

Monday, March 4, 2019

Donors Sought for Annual Gazebo Concert Series

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. Donations can be mailed to The Joseph N. Goff House, c/o Deb Rotteck, 163 Hog Hill Road, East Hampton, CT 06424. goffhouseehct.blogspot.com for a 2019 band lineup soon!

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Goff House Board Thanks Sponsors, Bands and Audience Members

Another Joseph N. Goff House Gazebo Concert Series has been completed this summer, which included six, free, Thursday night concerts at the Center School Gazebo in the East Hampton Village Center. Members of the Goff House Board of Directors would like to thank all the talented bands who provided music, rain or shine, and the faithful audience members who turned out to enjoy the shows together. 

Donations by audience members during the half time basket collection resulted in monetary donations that have been  distributed to Cub Scout Pack 8, The East Hampton High School Music Department, Lydia's Closet, The East Hampton Ambulance Association and The Congregational Church of East Hampton. 

Without the support and sponsorship of many local residents, organizations and businesses, the concert series could not continue. Since the series began 21 years ago, The Congregational Church of East Hampton has been open to concert goers for bathroom use and a rain location. Cub Scout Pack 8 members and leaders sell snacks and beverages as a fundraiser for their activities and initiatives. Belltown Graphics produced the design for the 2018 concert publicity posters and post cards, which included artwork created by the late Katherine Berlin, provided by her husband Robert Berlin. 

Chorus Sponsors for 2018 include Fowler's Auto Wrecking BRC, MIMI Design, Nancy & Bill Pope, Paul & Elaine Puzzo, Kevin & Matthew Reich, Villageat82main.com; Soprano Sponsors include American Distilling, Anchor Lodge #112 EH Masons, Barber & Associates, LLC, Katherine Berlin - The Art Alcove, DMR Automotive & Performance, East Hampton Lions Club, H2O Equipment Co., The Markham Family, Paul's & Sandy's Too, Pizzeria DaVinci Cobalt, Rick's Sugar Shack; Alto Sponsors include All About Blinds, The Bernard-Florindo Family, Classic Auto, Higher Grounds at 32 Main, Linda & David May, Nelson's Family Campground; Tenor Sponsors include Bernheimer-Lincoln Insurance, Center Package Store, Chatham Wine Thieve, The DeMore Family, Markham Meadows Campground, The Robinson Family, Suburban Sanitation Services, Team Fitness; Bass Sponsors include Kyle &  Mary Ann Dostaler, Lucky Goat Butcher Shop, ReNu Hair Studio.

With deep gratitude and thanks, The Joseph N. Goff House Board - Dean Markham, Debi Rotteck, Jill Walker, Connie Cowles, Melissa Pionzio

Tuesday, September 4, 2018

The East Hampton Arts & Culture Commission's To Host Artist Open House 9/22

Save the date! The East Hampton Arts & Culture Commission's invites East Hampton area artists to an open house on Saturday, Sept. 22 to share ideas and learn more about the commission's annual Open Studio planned for Saturday, Oct. 28. The Sept. 22 Open House will be held from 3 to 5 p.m. at the Joseph N. Goff House Museum, 2 Barton Hill Road. Artists who do not have a studio available to open to the public are welcome to attend to learn about exhibiting options during the event. arts@easthamptonct.org for information.

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Top 10 Students Honored

Congratulations to our Top 10 East Hampton High School Students! Emma Donohue-Valedictorian, Iris Simone-Salutatorian, Bennett Pellegrino, Emma Cook, Jonathan Terry, Cody Goodson, Jackilyn Annelli, Alyssa Talbot, Sean Flatley, Taylor Engel were honored Tuesday during a reception at the East Hampton Library hosted by the Joseph N.  Goff House and the East Hampton Board of Education. Check out their photos and biographies as you enter the library this year!

Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Joseph N. Goff House Concert Series Lineup


The Joseph N. Goff House board of directors is pleased to announce the band lineup for the 19th annual Gazebo Concert Series. The concerts are held on Thursdays at 6:30 p.m. in the East Hampton Village Center at the Center School Gazebo.
June 28 will feature Four Barrel Billy performing rockabilly, surf, old school 50s rock 'n roll, 60's pop, swing and honkytonk.
July 5 will feature the East Hampton High School Jazz Band performing classic jazz standards.
July 19 will feature The Modern Riffs performing a combination of jazz, classic rock and swing.
July 26 will feature The Dizzy River Band performing an eclectic mix of original music.
Aug. 2 will feature Seat of Our Pants performing their own eclectic style of folksy music
Aug. 9 will feature Victor Cowles performing classic hits from different eras.

Listeners are welcome to bring seating and a picnic, dogs and children welcome! Local Cub Scouts will be on hand to sell snacks and refreshments.

Sponsors are still needed to support this annual concert series! 860-205-7376 or mail donations to The Joseph N. Goff House c/o Debi Rotteck, 163 Hog Hill Road, East Hampton, CT 06424