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Cleanup day to beautify Easton

The Town of Easton will hold a cleanup day on Saturday, Oct. 26.

The town garage on the Fry Pan Road will be the collection point for household junk, such as appliances, tires, furniture, wood, etc. Wood products must be separated. No household garbage or used oil will be accepted, and no commercial loads are allowed.

There will also be a collection point next to the recycling igloos behind the town office to dispose of electronics such as televisions, computers, monitors, printers, fluorescent bulbs, circuit boards, cell phones, fax machines, scanners, laptops, DVD/VCR players, batteries and copiers. 

All recyclables must be deposited in the igloos behind the town office. Collection is for Easton residents only. Coordinate your fall cleaning with the Town Clean Up Day and make use of our efforts to make Easton a more beautiful place to live. 

Call 488-6652 with any questions.

Harvest Party 

Join us for Easton’s Annual Harvest Party on Saturday, October 26th 4:00 to 6:00PM.  There will be carnival fun & games, bounce house, inflatable slide, a 50/50 Raffle and cake walk.  The cost of admission is a non-perishable food item for the Easton Friends Helping Friends Food Pantry.  Costumes encouraged!

Trunk or Treat

Join Easton Wesleyan Church for a great time of trunk or treat starting at 2:00 PM at 210 Center Road in Easton on Saturday, October 2th.  You are encouraged to come when you want, stay as long as you want! Trunks filled with candy outside and candy, games and fun for everyone indoors.  You won’t want to miss out.

Meteorology program

On Saturday, November 2nd, from 3-4:15PM at the Francis Malcolm Science Center (776 HOULTON ROAD, EASTON).  Join Meteorologist Ted Shapiro as he presents, “WeatherSmart” – Be in the know BEFORE the snow by learning how to read the sky. RESERVATIONS REQUIRED as space is limited. (207) 488-5451, or e-mail info@francismalcolmsciencecenter.   Admission is $5.00 per person (cash or checks only).  

Veterans’ addresses

The Easton School department is updating their mailing address list of veterans’ names and addresses for the upcoming Veteran’s Day program. Details will be posted soon.  

If you are an Easton veteran and have not attended an Easton School Veteran’s Day Program or have changed your address, call the school office at 488-7701 or email your information to jill.barnes@eastonschools.org.  

Looking to 2020

Easton alumni are planning the 2020 All School Reunion and they need your help.  If you are interested in being involved in any way, email Peggy at arnett_peggy@yahoo.com or call me at 488-6904.   

Christmas Craft Fair

Easton’s annual Craft Fair is slated for Dec. 7, 8 a.m. to 3 pm. Spaces are $25 apiece. 10 by 10 spots. Email me at crazycountygirl96@gmail.com or call Melissa at 207-227-4093. The money for spots goes to the Paige Aerin Lento Memorial Scholarship.

Bone Builders

Bone Builders class meets Mondays and Fridays at 9:45 in the Recreation Room at the Manor.  This program is offered through Area on Aging, Cary Medical Center and the Easton Recreation Department.  FMI contact Julia Allen.  

Hillary Hallett is the correspondent for Easton. She can be reached by sending an e-mail to: hillary_jt@myfairpoint.net or calling 551-7737.

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