Constant Gardeners: the Founding of the Easton Garden Club

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”

Celebrating Women’s History Month in Easton

Forty years ago, President Jimmy Carter designated the second week of March as Women’s History Week and increased our nation’s awareness for the March 8  International Women’s Day set by the United Nations.

By 1987, the entire month was declared by law as Women’s History Month Continue reading “Celebrating Women’s History Month in Easton”