Welcome to the Moriches

The Chamber of Commerce of the Moriches helps to support and promote local business and is proud to sponsor several community events throughout the year. Parades, Arts & Craft Fairs, the Summer Concert Series, and Holiday Lighting Main Street, just to name a few! Join us, and you are guaranteed to make new friends, and enjoy a greater sense of community!

Recent News

Tree Planting in Remembrance of Maj. Andreas (Andy) O’Keeffe

Major Andy O'Keeffe tree memorial - 3

On Saturday, May 18th the Chamber of Commerce of the Moriches planted a tree at Kaler’s Pond Park in East Moriches in remembrance of Maj. Andreas (Andy) O’Keeffe (aged 35) of the Jolly 51 Air Rescue Wing based out of Westhampton Beach. Family, friends, and community members came to celebrate the life and accomplishments of Andy, who died in a helicopter crash in Iraq in March 2018. There were encouraging words from many community members who remember Andy in a special way. Many veteran clubs came to honor Major O’Keeffe, including the Patriotic Guard, VFW, and Knights of Columbus.

Upcoming Events

Sunset Cruise @ Fish On II
Jul 17 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

We encourage you to join us on July 17th from 6-9pm when we will be having our annual Sunset Cruise. Located on Atlantic Ave. in East Moriches, we will be travelling on a boat called Fish On II. Tickets are $40 per person which includes food. Please bring your own beverages. Please call Gerry on her cell 631-241-6747 or in the office 631-878-0003 as soon as possible if you’re interested.

Fish On II

Summer Movie Night – Hotel Transylvania 3 @ Clayton Huey Elementary School Lawn
Jul 20 @ 7:00 pm
Summer Movie Night - Hotel Transylvania 3 @ Clayton Huey Elementary School Lawn | Center Moriches | New York | United States

Movie starts at dusk.

Hotel Transylvania 3
10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s @ The Villa at Westhampton
Jul 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Alzheimer’s and other dementias cause changes in memory, thinking and behavior that interfere with daily life.  Join us to learn about 10 common warning signs and what to watch for in yourself and others.

The One-Hour Program Covers:

  • Typical age-related changes
  • Common warning signs of Alzheimer’s
  • How to approach someone about memory concerns
  • Early detection, the benefits of a diagnosis and the diagnostic process
  • Alzheimer’s Association resources
10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer's
Antiques Road Show @ The Villa at Westhampton
Jul 30 @ 11:30 am – 2:00 pm

Do you have a favorite heirloom, collectible or antique?  Bring your handheld item to The Villa at Westhampton on July 30th. While your items are being appraised, you will have the opportunity to tour our beautiful community. You will then be treated to lunch while everyone is told what their personal treasures are worth. Join us for this fun & educational event! RSVP by 7/23; email or call Karen at 631-240-8111 to reserve your spot.

Antiques Road Show
Understanding Alzheimer’s & Dementia @ The Villa at Westhampton
Aug 6 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Alzheimer’s is Not Normal Aging

It’s a disease of the brain that causes problems with memory, thinking and behavior.

Join Us to Learn About:

  • The impact of Alzheimer’s
  • The difference between Alzheimer’s and dementia
  • Alzheimer’s disease stages and risk factors
  • Current research and treatments available to address some symptoms
  • Alzheimer’s Association resources
Understanding Alzheimer's & Dementia
Summer Concert Series – SixGun @ Clayton Huey Elementary School Lawn
Aug 10 @ 7:00 pm