Events & Announcements

The Rabies clinic will once again be sponsored by the Raphine Animal Clinic at the Goshen Fire House, with a portion of the proceeds donated to the Fire Department. The vaccines will cost $10.00 for cats and dogs and $18.00 for horses. Pets should be on a leash or in a carrier and owners should bring the old rabies certificate with them if they have it. All dogs and cats 3 months of age and older are required to have a rabies vaccination. The clinic for Goshen will be held on Saturday, January 30, 2016 from 10 a.m. to 2 pm. and Sunday, January 31, 2016 from 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m.

GOSHEN CHRISTMAS PARADE RESULTS   –   December 7, 2015

The Town of Goshen’s Christmas Parade was a huge success!  The Town would like to extend our sincere gratitude to all participants and spectators. Our thanks also, to the Goshen Branch Library for hosting pictures and refreshments with Santa after the parade!  We hope to see everyone and more next year!  Wishing all a very Merry Christmas and Prosperous New Year!

Trophies awarded:

1).  Judges Choice :   Goshen Baptist Church Float
2).  Best Appearing Motorbike/ATV :  1st Place Santa Sled Float – Chris Robertson    2nd Place: Motorcycle – H.D. Sprouse
3).  Best Appearing Personal Vehicle : 1st Place – Austin Bryant as Elvis      2nd Place: Cody Payne with White Jeep Wrangler

4).  Best Appearing Fire Company: 1st Place – Goshen   2nd Place – Millboro

5).  Best Appearing Float:  Goshen Baptist Church    2nd Place – Christmas Story Float

6).  Fire Dept. Traveling Longest Distance: 1st Place – Burnsville First Responders  2nd Place – Rockbridge Baths

7).  Rescue Squad Traveling Longest Distance: 1st Place – Effinger Fire and Rescue   2nd Place – Burnsville First Responders

8).  Best Appearing Antique Vehicle: 1st Place – John Deere Tractor – Doug Thompson  2nd Place- Farmall 300 – Wayne Desper

9).  Best Show of Christmas Spirit:  1st Place – Goshen Baptist Church Float   2nd Place- Christmas Story Float

10). Best Appearing Fire Truck:  1st Place – Craigsville Fire Dept.  2nd Place – Rockbridge Baths Vol. Fire Company

11). Best Appearing Tractor: 1st Place – John Deere – Nathan Lotts  2nd Place – John Deere – Doug Thompson

12). Best Appearing Rescue Squad: – 1st Place – Goshen Rescue   2nd Place – Millboro Rescue Squad

13). Best Appearing Performance Group: – 1st Place – F & M Bank   2nd Place – Goshen First Aid Children’s Train

14). Best Appearing Marching Group:  1st Place – Goshen Fire Company and Auxiliary

 

 

Goshen Christmas Parade – Saturday, December 5, 2015!!
Anyone wishing to participate in the parade is welcome to do so!
Trophies awarded. Santa and refreshments at Library after the parade. Line up is at 3:30 P.M. with Parade starting at 4:00 P.M. on Rt. 39 at the Recycling Center.
Everyone Welcome!!!

 

Community Strong Meeting will be Wednesday, October 14 at 12 noon, Goshen Town Hall!

 

Saturday, October 10, 2015

GOSHEN FIRST AID CREW AND COMMUNITY DAY AT GOSHEN CARNIVAL FIELD!

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Plenty of good food, fun, games, yard sales, car show, corn hole, music and more!  Everyone come out and enjoy the day!!

TUESDAY, AUGUST 11, 2015

Share Your Opinion! Please take a few minutes to tell us your thoughts on our community’s strengths and weaknesses.

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/goshenva

Paper copies of the survey are also available at Town Hall and the library. Please complete before September 7, 2015.

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 18th Annual Rockbridge Area Community Cleanup! Saturday, March 21, 2012, join us in front of the Town Hall at 10:a.m. to organize and clean up around our Town! We encourage you to share in the spirit by doing work on the community date.  Please bring gloves.  Everyone welcome .  See you there :)

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 Saturday, December 3, 2011 —

Buckingham Branch will be stopping at the Goshen Train Depot with Santa and the Marines for the Toys for Tots!   10:30 A.M.  Everyone come out and help support the Toys for Tots and visit with Santa!!!!!

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 Christmas Lighting Contest! 

Judging will be on Thursday, December 22, 2011 for the best Christmas decorations.  First Place winner will receive a $20.00 gas card.  Honorable mentions.  All of those on the Town’s public water system eligible .