First Annual Free Spirit Festival Comes to Easton

Easton Park & Recreation Office, the Cemetery Committee, and Christ Church Easton are glad to announce and welcome all to the first annual Free Spirit Festival, occurring over the weekend of Oct. 28.

Centered on the Chasing the Legend: Easton’s Lady in White 5k Run and Walk (click Continue reading “First Annual Free Spirit Festival Comes to Easton”

UPDATE: This Road Race Might Scare the Running Pants Off You

Editors’ note: The route of the race goes in the opposite direction of Union Cemetery and does not pass by the cemetery as previously reported. We are including a map of the race below to clarify the route: The “X” marks the location of Union Cemetery.

The route for Oct. 29 road Continue reading “UPDATE: This Road Race Might Scare the Running Pants Off You”

Trunk or Treat and Bonfire Make a Spirited Comeback

Photo by Asia McCray

After missing out on last year’s Halloween extravaganza due to Covid-19, Easton kids and families made up for lost time at the eighth annual Trunk or Treat on Oct. 31. The evening included not only trick or treating for children but the Easton Lions Club annual Continue reading “Trunk or Treat and Bonfire Make a Spirited Comeback”

New Friends Playground Receives Girl Scout Gift of a ‘Little Lending Library’

A pair of Easton Girl Scouts are on their journey to complete their Silver Award with a project of bringing a “take-a-book, leave-a-book” Little Lending Library to the New Friends Playground right here in Easton. 

Easton Girl Scouts Makeda Is Ra El Ali Bey, 14, and Kaete Weinseiss, Continue reading “New Friends Playground Receives Girl Scout Gift of a ‘Little Lending Library’”

Pickleball Is Here!

Pickleball is here! Easton Park & Recreation is lining the tennis courts at Helen Keller Park during the month of July to gauge public interest. Please let us know your thoughts and if you think permanent pickleball courts would be utilized by town residents. Email Danielle Alves Continue reading “Pickleball Is Here!”

Crafty Kids Arts & Crafts Camp

Join Miss Keysha again this summer for this summer’s Crafty Kids Camp! (Not TEAC).  Individual projects to be crafted. Students should wear play clothes and can bring a nut-free snack to camp daily. 

Monday, July 26 to Friday, July 30 or Monday, Aug. 2 to Friday, Aug. 6

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The Easton Public Library Presents Easton Geocaching

The Easton Public Library, in collaboration with the Pollinator Pathway (a conservation project of the Easton Garden Club), is very excited to offer this town-wide program for all ages. The challenge: find eight Easton destinations that encourage being active and outdoors.

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Park & Recreation ‘Sunshine Day Camp’

Easton Sunshine Day Camp is now enrolling kids in kindergarten through entering sixth grade. If you’re looking for an inexpensive but fun camp, check out the Easton Park and Recreation summer camp. Sign up at eastonrec.com.

Play Ball! Easton Baseball League Upgrades Field

The Easton Baseball League has rounded third and crossed home plate on its newly renovated 50/70 Majors field for eligible fifth, sixth and seventh graders playing in the Cal Ripken youth baseball league. Located at 650 Morehouse Road, the field—which measures 70 feet from home plate Continue reading “Play Ball! Easton Baseball League Upgrades Field”

Easton Voters Head to Polls on May 4

On Tuesday May 4 the annual budget referendum for the Town of Easton will be held in person from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. at Samuel Staples Elementary School. The budget for the Regional School District No. 9 (ER9) and the Easton Resolution on Racism and Public Health are also on the ballot. Continue reading “Easton Voters Head to Polls on May 4”