The Friends of Centennial Hall were on the NH Gives top 10 leaderboard and 3rd on the Seacoast, in most money raised! Thanks to your generous support, we raised $6,865 which will be applied to our upcoming LCHIP matching grant and then put to work on important rehabilitation projects at Historic Centennial Hall. We are [...]
Andrew Cushing, Field Service Representative of the NH Preservation Alliance, visited us today joining Steve Bedard, who is in finalization mode of his building assessment with historic preservation guidelines. After a full building tour, Andrew followed-up with great suggestions for other grant opportunities that we can explore in the next months, and appreciated our successes [...]
Board President, Marcy McCann and Vice President, Jen King attended the LCHIP grant workshop in Concord this morning in preparation for filing our upcoming request on June 22nd. According to Digit Taylor, LCHIP Executive Director "Based on the forms received, it appears that there may be up to 80 applicants in this grant round, the largest number [...]
Congratulations to the entire 275th committee for all your efforts in planning and coordinating a most wonderful 275th celebration on a picture perfect day! Centennial Hall had a tremendously successful open house. It is estimated that more than 250 visitors come to: view the art, be bedazzled with glitter, see the ballet dancers, and listen [...]
Thanks for your help with some important modernization features at Historic Centennial Hall! The Friends of Centennial Hall, (FOCH) were pleased the Hall was able to host so many activities and celebrations for North Hampton residents in 2017, and look forward to even more in the coming year. Thanks to your year-end financial support, and [...]
NORTH HAMPTON -- There may not be snow on the ground yet, but Christmas was in the air as residents gathered on the green to celebrate the 23rd annual lighting of the town tree. Once again a concert of carols was sung by the fourth-grade students of North Hampton School, as they stood in the [...]
NORTH HAMPTON -- The town’s historical Centennial Hall recently received a $103,000 donation to aid in its restoration and continued rebirth. The donation by the trust of Josephine Moulton Weston, a 1924 alumni of the former school, was given to the Friends of Centennial Hall (FOCH). The nonprofit group purchased the building in 1998, saving [...]
SAM teachers performed a Friends of Centennial Hall benefit concert on September 10th at our neighboring UCC. Thank you for sharing your beautiful church to help with our restoration efforts!