Tuesday, January 14, 2020

Volunteers Needed to Serve on Joseph N. Goff House Musem Board of Directors

The Joseph N. Goff House Museum board of directors seeks new volunteers! The museum is located in the historic East Hampton Village Center, 2 Barton Hill Road, and stands as proud testament to our community's cultural, civic, and architectural heritage. Our facilities invite and support a wide variety of cultural and enrichment programs aimed at adding quality and depth to community life including an annual summer concert series featuring Connecticut musicians and the Top 10 Student Award Program, which honors our town's top 10 high schoolers. The facility also houses artifacts and memorabilia of Connecticut's 84th Governor and East Hampton native son, William A. O'Neill and annual exhibits on town history.
Please join us in bringing free musical performances to the Village Center and supporting the historic, arts and cultural initiatives in our community. For more information contact Dean Markham, 860-918-4400 or Melisssa Pionzio, 860-993-5311.

Support local musicians with a financial donation to the Joseph N. Goff House 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 six 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 Melissa Pionzio, 61 Smith St., East Hampton, CT 06424. 

Saturday, November 9, 2019

Joseph N. Goff House Museum Open For Jingle Bell Parade

The Joseph N. Goff House Museum will be open during  the annual Jingle Bell Parade in the East Hampton Village Center on Friday, Dec. 6 starting at 4:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Stop in and warm up with some hot cider, hot chocolate and cookies and view the museum's exhibit "The Founding of Chatham 1767" on East Hampton History!

In addition, the Joseph Goff House Museum is collaborating with the Congregational Church of East Hampton to collect toiletries for the East Hampton Food Bank. Bring your donations of soap, tooth paste, tooth brushes, body wash and any other toiletry item you would like to give to local families in need this holiday season to the museum at 2 Barton Hill Road during the parade on Dec. 6. The church also has a wish tree to benefit families in the state's DCF system and any items for that program may also be dropped off at the museum on Dec. 6.
mapionzio@comcast.net for information


Tuesday, October 29, 2019

Thank Goff House Concert Series Sponsors!

Thank you to all our sponsors that helped make the  2019 Joseph N. Goff House Concert Series possible! We had some rain, but we didn't let it dampen our spirits. Thank you Congregational Church of East Hampton for your continued support and use of building and bathrooms and to the Cub Scouts for providing refreshments each week! See you next year!

Monday, July 29, 2019

Goff House Concert Series Features Bill Naughton Jr. on Aug. 1

The Joseph N. Goff House Concert Series continues Thursday, Aug. 1 with Bill Naughton Jr, performing original country folk, rock and ballads with meaningful lyrics.
All concerts are free and 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!
The final concert for the summer will feature The Survivors Swing Band on Aug. 8 performing classic melodies from an era gone by, hot tunes and soothing ballads of the Swing Era on Aug. 8.

Thursday, July 25, 2019

Kenn Morr Band to Perform at July 25 Joseph N. Goff House Concert

The weather looks perfect for tonight's Joseph N. Goff House Concert featuring The Kenn Morr Band performing a laid back brand of folksy-Americana!
Music starts 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! Cub Scouts Pack 8 will sell snacks and water. Thank you Congregational Church of East Hampton for providing bathrooms and rain day backup!
Additional shows include Bill Naughton Jr, performing original country folk, rock and ballads with meaningful lyrics on Aug. 1 and The Survivors Swing Band performing classic melodies from an era gone by, hot tunes and soothing ballads of the Swing Era on Aug. 8.

Monday, July 15, 2019

Goff House Concerts Return on July 18

The Joseph N. Goff House Concert Series returns this Thursday, July 18 with a performance by Classified dance band!
All concerts are free and 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!
The free shows continue July 25 with a performance by The Kenn Morr Band performing a laid back brand of folksy-Americana.
Additional shows will include Bill Naughton Jr, performing original country folk, rock and ballads with meaningful lyrics 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.