If you Missed it: Click here to access the video on Facebook! Tom Callinan, Performs at the East Haven Fall Festival on the East Haven Town Green Sunday, September 12 at 10:30 a.m.
Tom Callinan is more than a multi-faceted performing artist. He holds a B.S. in Secondary Education (English Major/Music Concentration) from Central Connecticut State University, and an M.A.L.S. (Music Concentration) from Wesleyan University. In 1977, after five years of successful teaching in a Connecticut junior high school, Callinan launched a full-time career in the creative and performing arts. Annually he presents several hundred performances for tens of thousands of people, spanning nursery schools through nursing homes. Since 1973, he has performed with the popular folk band, The Morgans, representing them as business manager since 1977. In 1991, he was designated Connecticut’s first “Official State Troubadour” through legislation by The General Assembly.
At East Haven’s Fall Festival on Sunday, September 12 at 10:30 a.m., Tom will perform songs he composed about East Haven’s history and general local history, including a song about the Old Stone Church, a special song called “The East Haven Library,” and songs about the Shoreline area.
The East Haven Hagaman Memorial Library is commemorating its 100 year anniversary of incorporation. The Library was officially incorporated on April 13 of 1921!