Another Conversation: Truth, Myth & Democracy

The Mark Twain Library and the Redding League of Women Voters are proud to present the third installment of our series “Conversations: Truth, Myth & Democracy.” In this virtual discussion we welcome Dr. Yuval Levin of the American Enterprise Institute and Dr. William Galston of The Continue reading “Another Conversation: Truth, Myth & Democracy”

Dolly Curtis Honored with Anne Linquist Award

Mother Nature provided a perfect day to salute Dolly Curtis, recipient of the Anne Linquist Library Spirit Award, presented on the Easton Public Library grounds on Sept. 19. As many library-goers know, Dolly is a cultural institution: She’s curated art exhibits at the library for Continue reading “Dolly Curtis Honored with Anne Linquist Award”

Library Displays New Signs

The Easton Public Library has put out a new batch of signs for its revolving “Voices of Diversity” lawn sign exhibit. This new group of signs features additional quotations that have not previously been exhibited, including quotes from Muhammed Ali, Marvin Gaye, Desmond Tutu, and Continue reading “Library Displays New Signs”

Purdue’s Boilermaker Special Makes Stop in Easton

On its Way to Rentschler Field for the Game

Members of Purdue’s Reamer Club, assigned to maintain the school’s Boilermaker Special mascot, put the finishing touches on the train ahead of the final leg up to Storrs

A funny thing happened on the way to the UConn-Purdue football Continue reading “Purdue’s Boilermaker Special Makes Stop in Easton”

Easton Neighbors Form New Community Group

This Is Easton. is a new community group formed by Easton neighbors to “foster community and engage in meaningful and respectful conversations to recognize and understand our differences and celebrate our common values so we can continue to cultivate a safe and welcoming town.”

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Friends of the Easton Library to Host Used Book Sale

Friends of the Easton Public Library Used Book Sale

The Friends of the Easton Public Library are pleased to announce they are sponsoring a Used Book Sale on Saturday October 2, from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Easton Public Library, 691 Morehouse Road in Easton. All proceeds will Continue reading “Friends of the Easton Library to Host Used Book Sale”

Library Announces Fall Programs For Adults

The Easton Public Library has announced several programs for adults this fall, covering a variety of topics. All of these will be presented virtually, via Zoom.

After a brief hiatus, Career Coaching Consultations will once again be offered. People who are looking for help with Continue reading “Library Announces Fall Programs For Adults”

Entries Sought for 2021 Easton Photography Contest

The Easton Arts Council will again host its annual Photo Contest and Exhibition from Friday Nov. 12 to Friday Jan. 7, 2022 in the Easton Public Library community room. The EAC will present the show virtually, as well, on its website and that of the Easton Public Library.

Photographers Continue reading “Entries Sought for 2021 Easton Photography Contest”

Easton to Increase Security at the Polls Following Breach

The hallways and doors at Samuel Staples Elementary will be locked during the upcoming town-wide referendum and municipal election following a March 30 incident where an unauthorized individual took pictures in hallways and a classroom.

The incident prompted town and school officials Continue reading “Easton to Increase Security at the Polls Following Breach”

Easton Board of Education Meeting Tonight

Community Invited to Attend

The Easton Board of Education will hold its first regular meeting of the 2021-22 school year tonight at 7:30 p.m. in the media center at Helen Keller Middle School, 360 Sport Hill Road, Easton.

The meeting includes public comment at the beginning Continue reading “Easton Board of Education Meeting Tonight”