Virtual Composting Workshop for Beginners and Pros

Alastair Ong
Alastair Ong

The Easton Energy & Environment Task Force will be hosting a virtual workshop to encourage residents to reduce waste and enrich garden soil by learning how to compost. The class will be Zoomed on April 22 at 7 p.m. and registration is simple and open to all.

The Continue reading “Virtual Composting Workshop for Beginners and Pros”

Swastikas Drawn in Chalk Outside Elementary School

School Officials in Charge of Follow-up

School officials at Samuel Staples Elementary School in Easton discovered several Swastikas drawn in chalk on the asphalt in the rear of the building on April 8.

The school resource officer along with school staff conducted an investigation Continue reading “Swastikas Drawn in Chalk Outside Elementary School”

Super Spelling Smackdown at Easton Public Library

Get out your dictionaries, it’s time for the Super Spelling Smackdown! Join the Easton Public Library, Easton Park and Recreation, and the Easton Community Center for this Zoom event on Friday, April 23, at 7 p.m.  Created for spellers from elementary school age to adult, this community-wide Continue reading “Super Spelling Smackdown at Easton Public Library”

Upcoming Virtual Programs for Adults at Easton Public Library

Suzanne Solensky

The Easton Public Library will be offering two interesting and educational programs for adults this April.  On Sunday April 18, at 2 p.m., Suzanne Solensky will present Climate Activism: Toward a Greener Community and a Greener World.  She will review the science Continue reading “Upcoming Virtual Programs for Adults at Easton Public Library”

Park & Recreation Offers Spring Classes

Spring is in the air! The Easton Park & Recreation Department is delighted to offer a variety of exceptional pre-school and youth programs.

No matter what your child loves to do, there is something for everyone. Sign up at: www.eastonrec.com.

Meeting the Bunny at Easter ‘Eggstravaganza’

The Easton Park and Recreation Department held its annual Easter egg hunt on a beautiful spring day. Last year’s hunt had to be cancelled due to the Covid-19 pandemic shutdown. Children gathered eggs scattered across the New Friends Playground and tennis courts on the morning of Continue reading “Meeting the Bunny at Easter ‘Eggstravaganza’”

Barlow Speakers Place at State Finals, Advance to Semis in Virtual Supreme Court

Several Joel Barlow High School debaters earned distinction in two March competitions. While debating immigration policy at State Finals in the Connecticut Debate Association, three Barlow speakers opened the golden door to victory on March 27.

At this invitation-only event for Continue reading “Barlow Speakers Place at State Finals, Advance to Semis in Virtual Supreme Court”

Celebrate National Library Week at the Easton Public Library

Celebrate what you love about the Easton Public Library during National Library Week!

Beginning Sunday, April 4, and running through Saturday, April 10, National Library Week is an opportunity to rediscover all the wonderful things the library has to offer. This year’s theme is Continue reading “Celebrate National Library Week at the Easton Public Library”

BEE-utify Easton with The Easton Arts Center and ELF

The Easton Learning Foundation is thrilled to be teaming up with Keri English-Giddes from The Easton Arts Center for these Bee-utify Easton Art Kits.

Keri is generously donating half of the proceeds to ELF. Founded in 2004, ELF has awarded close to $1,000,000 in grants to Samuel Continue reading “BEE-utify Easton with The Easton Arts Center and ELF”

Spring Returns to Town — Sun’s Out, Fun’s In

After a year of shutdowns and cancelled activities due to the pandemic, Easton residents have a lot to look forward to in addition to getting outside this spring season. Popular spring programs and events are opening up again while continuing to follow safety protocols as the pandemic Continue reading “Spring Returns to Town — Sun’s Out, Fun’s In”

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