Oral History Project at the Easton Public Library

As part of Easton’s 175th Anniversary celebration, the Easton Public Library is hosting an Oral History Project. The purpose of the project is to preserve the town’s history as seen through the eyes of its residents and to celebrate the histories and accomplishments of those who Continue reading “Oral History Project at the Easton Public Library”

Message from First Selectman Bindelglass

Update for 9/18/2020

Good afternoon,                                                 

Easton Celebrates 175th with Town Party and Fireworks.–Tomas Koeck Photo

Last weekend was a great time to be an Easton resident and I was very proud to be your First Selectman. The Ashlar-Aspetuck Lodge hosted a wonderful town party with Continue reading “Message from First Selectman Bindelglass”

Easton Celebrates 175th with Town Party and Fireworks

Spirits were high this past Saturday as residents celebrated Easton’s 175th Anniversary. No amount of social distancing could dampen their enthusiasm.

Founded in 1845 when the town of Weston was split in two and what was the old North Fairfield Parish became a new town, Easton Continue reading “Easton Celebrates 175th with Town Party and Fireworks”

Articles from the Courier 8/31/20 – 9/13/20

In case you missed it: Check out these articles posted in the Easton Courier in the past two weeks, from Monday, August 31 to Sunday, September 13.

Don’t forget to subscribe to email notifications. It’s free, and you control the frequency. You can enter your email address here: https://eastoncourier.news/subscribe/. You control your notification Continue reading “Articles from the Courier 8/31/20 – 9/13/20”

Easton 175th – September Events Are Here!

Easton Town Party

Reminder: There are a number of fun and interesting events taking place next weekend and throughout September. 

First up, the Easton Town Party is this Saturday, Sept. 12, starting at 1 p.m.  Tickets, which cost $20 per person, are on sale now at eastontownparty.com, Continue reading “Easton 175th – September Events Are Here!”

Board of Selectmen Appoints Members to Newly Formed Easton Diversity and Inclusion Task Force

The Easton Diversity and Inclusion Task Force has its first members. The Board of Selectmen on Thursday appointed four town residents to serve on the newly formed task force.  They are Whendi Cook Broderick, Lise Fleuette, Vivian Hardison and Shari Williams.  Each member will be Continue reading “Board of Selectmen Appoints Members to Newly Formed Easton Diversity and Inclusion Task Force”

Get Ready for a Dazzling Display!

The Easton 175th team has been hard at work planning lots of fun and interesting activities for the upcoming months. Next up: The Easton 175th Anniversary fireworks will be held on Saturday, Sept. 12, hosted by the Easton Volunteer EMS Inc.

Location: Samuel Staples Elementary School/Morehouse Continue reading “Get Ready for a Dazzling Display!”

Easton Observes Labor Day and Pumpkins are Trending

In the best of circumstances, there’s a wistfulness to the end of summer, of fading suntans and darkening evening skies. Swimming gear is stowed away and children’s bare feet are once again consigned to shoes the next size up.

Labor Day this year is a decidedly mixed bag. Yes, Continue reading “Easton Observes Labor Day and Pumpkins are Trending”

Join Us for the Easton Town Party!

An Easton Town Party is coming on Saturday, Sept. 12, from 1 to 7 p.m. to celebrate the 175th Anniversary of Easton, Conn. Presented by Ashlar-Aspetuck Masonic Lodge No. 142, it will be the first of a series of events at the lodge.

Safely distanced and distinctly Easton, the town Continue reading “Join Us for the Easton Town Party!”

Drive-In Movie: Shrek Is Coming to the Library Lot

Say goodbye to summer with a drive-in movie at the Easton Public Library. The Library will screen Shrek (PG) on Friday, Aug. 28 at 8 p.m. in the area behind the building. The event has a 50-person maximum, so space is limited, and registration is required.

“This is the first Continue reading “Drive-In Movie: Shrek Is Coming to the Library Lot”

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