Easton dinners to host vets, seniors

4 years ago

The Easton School Department has planned two events on Thursday, Nov. 7, to honor veterans and senior citizens. 

Veterans are invited to lunch (free of charge) starting at 12:30 p.m. at the Easton Elementary cafeteria.  Lunch will be a Thanksgiving dinner with all the trimmings and an assembly will follow immediately after lunch in recognition of their service.  

Please RSVP for lunch to 488-7701.

Easton Senior Citizens are invited by the Easton School Department for a Thanksgiving Meal served by the cafeteria staff at approximately 12:45 p.m., immediately following the veterans event.

Please RSVP for lunch to 488-7701.  

Good News Club 

Club will meet each Thursday from Nov. 7 through Dec. 19 (no class on 11/28) after school until 4:15 at the Rec. Center.  

Good News Club is affiliated with Child Evangelism Fellowship. Each afternoon of Club, there will be an exciting time of games, snacks, songs and Bible stories. Theme for this six-week program is “Be Strong.” We will learn about how Daniel and his friends chose to “be strong” when faced with tough choices.  

On the sixth week of club they will celebrate with a Christmas party. Come join in the fun, open to grade 1 and up.  

Please email recreation@eastonme.com so we can know how many to prepare for.  This program is free of charge.

Junior Exhibition this Friday

On Friday, Nov. 8, at 6:30 in the Elementary School gym, eight juniors from Easton High School will speak.  

They include Paul Bonner, Kody Carter, Savannah Guess, Camden Michaud, Mitchell Flewelling, Kaitlyn Hurley, Rachel Wipperman and Holden Stoutamyer.   

Prices are as follows: Senior citizen $2, student $3, adult $5, family of four-plus, $12.  Please come support these young adults.

Karate Class Planned

Karate classes will be held on Mondays, Dec. 2, 9 and 16, at the Recreation Center.  Classes will take place after school until 4:15 p.m.  

The cost is $10 for all three weeks. Children must have a note to attend from school.  Open to grade 1 and up. Must have 8 enrolled to offer.   

To-Shin Do is based on ancient warrior disciplines but is a modern approach to handling today’s threats.  Dress in comfortable clothes to easily move. Taught by Brett Varnum.


It’s that time of year that folks start looking for sweatshirts for warmth, and as Christmas gifts. We will sell traditional Easton Bear on royal blue available in three styles cotton crew neck, cotton hoodie and polyester hoodie.  New this year also ordering sweatshirts with “Easton Recreation” on teal. It will be nice to have a long-sleeve, warmer option when we wear these through the winter months for recreation trips.  

Order will be placed on Friday, Nov. 15, and will be available for pick-up starting Dec. 16.  Prepayment is not required, but please remember you must pick up by Dec. 20. 

Prices are as follows: cotton crew: $20, cotton royal hoodie: $26, polyester hoodie: $32, teal hoodie:  $26, name on back: $5. Sizes available include youth X-small 4-6 (blue only), youth small 6-8, youth medium 10-12, youth large 14-16, adult small,

adult medium, adult large, adult x-large, adult xx-large and up.

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.