The weather was iffy as volunteers set up at the Morehouse Park pavilion on the Samuel Staples Elementary School campus Saturday morning. But the skies cleared in time for an estimated 300 arriving families to enjoy the 12th annual Citizens for Easton Farm Tour.
Before setting Continue reading “CFE Farm Tour Draws Enthusiastic Crowds”
Free Self-Guided Tour Begins at SSES Pavilion Saturday, Aug. 14 at 10 a.m.
The 12th Annual Farm Tour hosted by Citizens for Easton is expected to draw lots of visitors to celebrate Easton’s farms and farmers. The event highlights Easton’s agricultural traditions and celebrates Continue reading “Get Ready for CFE’s Annual Farm Tour”
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.
Check Continue reading “The Easton Public Library Presents Easton Geocaching”
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!”
“Gardens and flowers have a way of bringing people together, drawing them from their homes.” — Clare Ansberry
Garden Mart is a tradition here at the Easton Garden Club. This year we will continue this Easton tradition with an on-line only plant sale with curbside pickup at the Continue reading “The Easton Garden Mart Is Back with a Twist”
Hopefully, we have seen the last of the chilly weather as our trees and flowers begin to bloom and show their beauty for all to see. Below is a message regarding the Easton Garden Club’s Garden Mart 2021.
Each year the Easton Garden Club looks Continue reading “A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass”
In June 1939, five Easton ladies were selected by the Federated Garden Clubs to represent Connecticut at the newly opened Gardens on Parade at the World’s Fair in New York. Mrs. Katherine Rauschkolb, Mrs. Edith Duff, Mrs. Lillian Shook, Mrs. Rose Coon and Miss Esther Foote served Continue reading “Constant Gardeners: the Founding of the Easton Garden Club”
Update for 12/4/2020
The number of Covid cases in town continues to increase steadily. For residents seeking the numbers, please see the daily data report at ct.gov/coronavirus. Data from yesterday indicates 134 positive cases in Easton. Through the entirety of the spring, we had Continue reading “Message from First Selectman Bindelglass”
In spite of his success as a businessman, Howland Blackiston prefers to bill himself as a beekeeper. “At cocktail parties if I tell people I’m a beekeeper, I have ‘em all night,” he says jovially.
The author of “Beekeeping for Dummies” also loves sharing stories about his bees Continue reading “Beekeeper Howland Blackiston Offers Tales from the Hive”
Winter activities kick off for the Easton Pollinator Pathway on Saturday, Jan. 25, 10 a.m. to noon, at the Easton Public Library Community Room.
Join this family-friendly activity to make your own “mini-greenhouse” in a bottle to start milkweed seedlings. The event is hosted by Easton Continue reading “Digging in with the Easton Pollinator Pathway on Saturday, Jan. 25”