2022 Old Home Day Celebration Kick-Off

2022 Old Home Day Celebration Kick-Off

We were so happy to host the Old Home Day Kick-Off Celebration on Friday, August 12. Thank you to Joe Manzi, North Hampton-NH Parks and Recreation and to all who attended. We are glad you could tour the building and see the improvements we’ve made so far. We...

Studio Space Available to Rent!

Great studio space available for rent in the historic Centennial Hall located at 105 Post Road in North Hampton. Home to artists, musicians and other cultural community groups. Lots of natural light, freshly painted, utilities included. Keyless entry into building;...

Welcome Katie’s Buckles!

The Friends of Centennial Hall would like to extend a warm welcome to Centennial Hall’s newest community member, Katie McHugh of Katie’s Buckles. The business has taken off and she is in need of space for her growing business. Welcome to our community...

Welcome North Hampton Historical Society!

We are looking forward to hosting the North Hampton Historical Society’s Monthly Meeting here at Centennial Hall on Tuesday, May 10 at 1pm. Join them to learn more about the NHHS collection, upcoming programs on how to research the history of your home, and the...
This Places Matters!

This Places Matters!

May is dedicated to National Preservation month, and so we celebrate Centennial Hall and its legacy of service to the community. Excerpted from Tom Mayes’ “Old Places Matter”; a book richly expressive as to why old buildings matter to us at certain...
Centennial Hall Receives $5k Community Thrives Grant

Centennial Hall Receives $5k Community Thrives Grant

Centennial Hall only New Hampshire Non-Profit to Receive A Community Thrives Grant from Gannett Foundation October 5, 2021 (North Hampton, NH) — Friends of Centennial Hall Inc (FOCH) was announced a grant recipient of A Community Thrives, a grantmaking and...
Thank You for Supporting A Community Thrives Campaign!

Thank You for Supporting A Community Thrives Campaign!

Thank you for once again supporting Centennial Hall! The A Community Thrives campaign ended today at noon. Together we raised the minimum $3,000 in online donations with an additional $3,455 in offline donations.   We greatly appreciate and thank all of our donors for...
Remembering Jean Booker

Remembering Jean Booker

Jean Booker Aug 4, 1927-June 23, 2021 The North Hampton community lost a very special member and lifelong resident in June. Jean Booker was an alumna of Centennial Hall and was one of the founding Board Members of the Friends of Centennial Hall. Her love for the...
Centennial Hall selected for A Community Thrives Fundraising Campaign

Centennial Hall selected for A Community Thrives Fundraising Campaign

When we work together a community thrives! Starting on July 19, our community will come together to support the amazing work of the FOCH to fundraise for Centennial Hall. We are honored to have been selected as one of the charities participating in a national grant...