A Gift to the Town of Easton

About Frothingam Park

Frothingham Park is a memorial to Louis Adams Frothingham, who served in the U.S. House of Representatives from 1921 to 1928. It was dedicated to the town of Easton on September 27, 1930 by his wife, Mary Ames Frothingham. The park, which has become a landmark in North Easton, includes a baseball field named after the park’s executive director Robert J. “Buddy” Wooster. It also boasts a basketball court, playground and tennis courts. It is free and open to the public. From throwing down a blanket and enjoying a nice picnic to catching a Shoveltown Baseball game, Frothingham Park has a little of everything to offer the

Park Updates

The tennis court project is moving forward.  We took the tree down whose roots encroached on the tennis court.  We could only get it down to about 15’ at this time due to the fact they encountered a metal pole encapsulated within the tree!  Probably a light post or fence post from years ago.  For now it will remain there until about mid-August when we start the project.

We have a contract with Cape & Islands Tennis & Track to do the project.  When completed there will again be two tennis courts but additionally 4 Pickle Ball courts overlying the tennis courts with portable nets.

Park History

board of directors

Frothingham Park is a memorial to Louis Adams Frothingham, who served in the U.S. House of Representatives from 1921 to 1928. It was dedicated to the town of Easton on September 27, 1930 by his wife, Mary Ames Frothingham.

Born in 1867, Mary Ames Frothingham, the daughter of Frederick Lothrop Ames Frothingham grew up on Langwater estate with her brothers. She devoted much of her life to charity work. At age 49, she married Louis A. Frothingham. Read more