Easton Public Library Needs Your Input

In an effort to continually provide the very best library benefits to the community, the Easton Public Library is asking residents to take a survey about their experiences using the library. The survey will be available online, via the link below, on the library website www.eastonlibrary.org Continue reading “Easton Public Library Needs Your Input”

Holiday Market and Tree Lighting A Fun Time for All

Last Sunday’s Holiday Market and Tree Lighting, organized by the Friends of the Easton Public Library, was a big hit for all. Everyone — young and old — seemed to enjoy it.

Shoppers of all ages turned out to buy creative gifts and experience the community spirit. — Rick Falco Continue reading “Holiday Market and Tree Lighting A Fun Time for All”

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”

Letter: Library Director Responds to Facebook Posts

To the Editor:

I would like to respond to the negative post on the Moms of Easton Facebook Page on July 14. A patron was upset about the Library’s masking policy, which states that children who are too young to wear a mask (2 and under) are not allowed in the Library at this time. Continue reading “Letter: Library Director Responds to Facebook Posts”

Friends Of Library Kicks-Off Summer With Wine & Cheese Fundraiser

The Friends of the Easton Library welcomed the start of summer with a Wine and Cheese fundraiser at Sport Hill Farm on June 23.  Eastonites Liz Drew of Drewlizcious, Janelle Krizek of Trellis & Vine, and Kelly Skarupa, a leader in the Friends’ fundraising efforts, were delighted Continue reading “Friends Of Library Kicks-Off Summer With Wine & Cheese Fundraiser”

Library Kicks off Summer Reading Program

The Easton Public Library is gearing up for its annual Summer Reading Program, beginning on June 17 for kids and teens and June 21 for adults. Registration is now available online for Grades K-12. Adults are not required to register. This year’s theme is “Read Around Easton.” For Continue reading “Library Kicks off Summer Reading Program”

Recording Easton’s History One Interview At a Time

The late actress Bette Davis once dined at a Black Rock Turnpike home in Easton. Carol Mills has the autographed tablecloth to prove it.

Mills’ recollection of hosting the actress is part of the town’s Oral History Project, an effort to interview and preserve the town’s history Continue reading “Recording Easton’s History One Interview At a Time”

Easton’s Thriving Seniors

Some seniors may recall a 1977 advertising campaign for Dannon Yogurt, boasting that the oldest living men in the world owed their longevity and well-being to eating yogurt every day.

Yogurt may have its benefits, but other things account for Easton’s Continue reading “Easton’s Thriving Seniors”

Resilience and Unity Mark Easton’s 175th Anniversary

The year 2020 will be memorable for many reasons. It will likely appear in history textbooks with a negative slant due to the outbreak of Covid-19. The town of Easton, however, was determined not to let anything dampen its spirits this year as it celebrated its 175th anniversary.

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Halloween Celebrations Change But Carry On

For years now, after summer has ended, the Easton community looks forward to celebrating fall with festivities organized by town residents. However, public health restrictions due to the Covid-19 pandemic are causing major changes and cancellations for this year’s celebrations.

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