Easton 175th Anniversary Celebration Concluding Thoughts

This past year, I have had the pleasure of chairing the committee that organized the celebration of the 175th anniversary of the founding of the town of Easton. I won’t recite the history of the town here, but I encourage residents to learn about how Easton came to be. Basic information Continue reading “Easton 175th Anniversary Celebration Concluding Thoughts”

Observing Memorial Day: The March Goes On

The Covid pandemic may have shut down community events and interaction for more than a year, but they are coming back as vaccination rates rise and infection rates fall.

The Easton community can look forward to the return of the Memorial Day Parade on Monday, May 31. Town officials Continue reading “Observing Memorial Day: The March Goes On”

‘Balloon Lady’ Creates Welcome Message for Voters

Patty Jurgielewicz lifted the spirits of passers by on the corner of Westport Road and Bibbins Road with her ballon art messages last year during the the COVID-19 pandemic shut down.

Today, as taxpayers go to the polls at Samuel Staples Elementary School to vote on the town and Continue reading “‘Balloon Lady’ Creates Welcome Message for Voters”

Easton 175th – Join Us at the Polls May 4!

On Tuesday, May 4, a vote on the Annual Budget for 2021-22 and the Easton Resolution on Racism and Public Health will be held at Samuel Staples Elementary School, from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. 

The Easton 175th Committee is excited to have a table at the polls to promote Easton organizations, Continue reading “Easton 175th – Join Us at the Polls May 4!”

Center Street Cemetery Tour Set for May 15

Over the course of its 300 years of settlement, Easton has been home to a few thousand people who have become permanent residents. The town has several cemeteries where where people who made Easton what it is today Rest In Peace.

As part of Easton’s 175th Anniversary and sponsored Continue reading “Center Street Cemetery Tour Set for May 15”

Easton 175 — Upcoming Events

Looking for some fun events to provide entertainment as we settle into winter?  The Easton Public Library, Easton Park & Recreation Department and Easton Community Center have partnered on a series of virtual events. 

Easton Trivia Night launches this Friday, Jan. 29, at 7 p.m. Continue reading “Easton 175 — Upcoming Events”

Year in Review 2020: Easton’s 175th Anniversary

Eastonites were determined to celebrate the town’s 175th anniversary with pride despite a deadly pandemic. An Easton 175th Committee was set up and partnered with various organizations to offer activities celebrating the town’s founding. 

Bob Lessler, a longtime selectman and Easton Continue reading “Year in Review 2020: Easton’s 175th Anniversary”

Easton 175th Anniversary T-Shirts Are Here!

The Easton 175th Committee is very excited to announce that the Easton 175th Anniversary T-shirts are here. Earlier this year, the committee held a contest to design a logo to commemorate the anniversary.  The contest idea was born out of past Easton calls for logos for the Town Seal Continue reading “Easton 175th Anniversary T-Shirts Are Here!”

Light Up Easton

Want to channel your holiday spirit?  The Easton CT PTO, in partnership with the 175th Committee, is excited to bring “Light Up Easton” to our town this holiday season. 

“We welcome any household in town to decorate their home for the holidays and register it on the PTO website Continue reading “Light Up Easton”

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!”

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