May 15, 2021

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Lyme Board of Selectmen’s Meeting 3:30 pm
Lyme Board of Selectmen’s Meeting @ Lyme Town Hall & virtual
Apr 5 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
 
Old Lyme Board of Selectmen’s Meeting 4:00 pm
Old Lyme Board of Selectmen’s Meeting @ Old Lyme Town Hall & virtual
Apr 5 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
 
District Budget Hearing 6:30 pm
District Budget Hearing @ BOE Conference Room at Center School & Virtual
Apr 5 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
 
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Regular Board of Education Meeting 6:30 pm
Regular Board of Education Meeting @ BOE Conference Room at Center School & Virtual
Apr 7 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
 
Share the Beach: Webinar Hosted by OL-PGN Library 6:30 pm
Share the Beach: Webinar Hosted by OL-PGN Library @ Virtual hosted by OL-PGN Library
Apr 7 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Wednesday, April 7, 6:30 p.m. “Share the Beach” is a free webinar hosted by the OL-PGN Library and presented by Shaun Roche, US Fish & Wildlife Service. His presentation will cover shorebirds, Diamondback Terrapins, Horseshoe[...]
‘A Photographer’s Vision’ Zoom Presentation by Joe Standart 7:00 pm
‘A Photographer’s Vision’ Zoom Presentation by Joe Standart @ Lyme Land Trust & Virtual
Apr 7 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
'A Photographer’s Vision' Zoom Presentation by Joe Standart @ Lyme Land Trust & Virtual
Winter scene by Joe Standart. LYME — Join award-winning photographer Joe Standart on Wednesday, April 7, at 7 p.m. for a Zoom presentation featuring his photography of the natural world, and to celebrate the submissions and[...]
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‘Designing to Share’ Hosted by Old Lyme-PGN Library 9:30 am
‘Designing to Share’ Hosted by Old Lyme-PGN Library @ Zoom meeting
Apr 8 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Local Community-Building Graphic Designers Share Tips with Youth In a heavily visual and virtual world, good design and curation is key to making an impact. On April 8, 2021 at 9:30 a.m. Phoebe Griffin Noyes[...]
‘Butterflies: Monarchs, Migrations and Conservation’: Virtual Interview Hosted by RTPEC 6:30 pm
‘Butterflies: Monarchs, Migrations and Conservation’: Virtual Interview Hosted by RTPEC @ Virtual hosted by RTPEC
Apr 8 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Thursday, April 8, 6:30pm: “Butterflies: Monarchs, Migrations and Conservation” with Robert Pyle, Xerces Society Founder, interviewed by Evan Griswold. Part of the free 2021 Connecticut River Lecture Series offered by the Roger Tory Peterson Estuary[...]
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Red Cross Blood Drive 1:00 pm
Red Cross Blood Drive @ First Congregational Church of Old Lyme
Apr 9 @ 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm
 
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Friends of Whalebone Cove Annual Meeting via Zoom 3:00 pm
Friends of Whalebone Cove Annual Meeting via Zoom @ FOWC & virtual
Apr 11 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Friends of Whalebone Cove Annual Meeting via Zoom @ FOWC & virtual
LYME — The featured speaker at the annual meeting of the Friends of Whalebone Cove (FOWC) will be Margot Burns, who serves as an Environmental Planner for the Lower Connecticut River Valley Council of Governments[...]
Virtual Conversation on Creating Stronger Police Department Cultures Through ABLE™ Program 5:00 pm
Virtual Conversation on Creating Stronger Police Department Cultures Through ABLE™ Program @ Virtual
Apr 11 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Virtual Conversation on Creating Stronger Police Department Cultures Through ABLE™ Program @ Virtual
LOL Partnership for Social Justice & FCCOL Sponsor Zoom Presentation by Nationally Recognized Active Bystandership for Law Enforcement (ABLE)™ Program Developed by Civil Rights Activists & Law Enforcement at Georgetown Law Center LYME/OLD LYME – On[...]
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Pollinator-Friendly Lawns: Webinar Hosted by Pollinate Old Lyme! 6:30 am
Pollinator-Friendly Lawns: Webinar Hosted by Pollinate Old Lyme! @ Virtual hosted by Pollinate Old Lyme!
Apr 14 @ 6:30 am – 7:30 am
Wednesday, April 14: “Pollinator-Friendly Lawns” Join a free webinar with garden author Tom Christopher, host of Growing Greener podcasts. Sponsored by Pollinate Old Lyme! Zoom link to be provided after April 10. Sign up at[...]
Presentation on Pollinator-Friendly Lawns via Zoom 6:00 pm
Presentation on Pollinator-Friendly Lawns via Zoom @ Virtual
Apr 14 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Presentation on Pollinator-Friendly Lawns via Zoom @ Virtual
OLD LYME — Zoom signups are now open for a free presentation on Pollinator-Friendly Lawns with Tom Christopher. All are welcome to the presentation, which begins at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, April 14. Email PollinateOldLyme@gmail.com[...]
SECWAC Presents ‘The Politics of Epidemics:’ Speaker Eileen Hunt Botting 6:00 pm
SECWAC Presents ‘The Politics of Epidemics:’ Speaker Eileen Hunt Botting
Apr 14 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Eileen Hunt Botting presents“The Politics of Epidemics, from Thucydides to Mary Shelley to COVID-19” When: Wednesday, April 14, 2021, 6:00 p.m. Where: Registration required. The link to join us will be emailed with your registration confirmation. We will[...]
OL Historical Society Presents ‘Down on the Farm’ Lecture 7:00 pm
OL Historical Society Presents ‘Down on the Farm’ Lecture
Apr 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
OL Historical Society Presents 'Down on the Farm' Lecture
OLD LYME — The Old Lyme Historical Society presents the second lecture in its Spring Series, Wednesday, April 14 at 7 p.m. Markham Starr presents, “Down on the Farm: The Last Dairy Farms of North[...]
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Halls Road Clean-Up Party 8:00 am
Halls Road Clean-Up Party
Apr 17 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
Follow-up Work Party Saturday, April 17 Join volunteers on the old bridge access road between 8 a.m. and 1 p.m. (Rain date Saturday, April 24th) Come help detangle the wooded lot next to the old[...]
Forest Bathing Along the Artists’ Trail: Hosted by FloGris Museum 10:30 am
Forest Bathing Along the Artists’ Trail: Hosted by FloGris Museum @ Florence Griswold Museum
Apr 17 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Saturday, April 17, 10:30 am: “Forest Bathing along the Artists’ Trail” Enjoy an outdoor experience with certified forest bathing guide Regan Stacey at the Florence Griswold Museum, ($45, for on-site event). Register at https://florencegriswoldmuseum.org/calendar/mindfulness-event-forest-bathing-along-the-artists-trail-3/
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Nip the Knotweed: Webinar hosted by OL-PGN Library 6:30 pm
Nip the Knotweed: Webinar hosted by OL-PGN Library @ Virtual hosted by OL-PGN Library
Apr 21 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Nip the Knotweed: Webinar hosted by OL-PGN Library @ Virtual hosted by OL-PGN Library
Nip the Knotweed with Master Gardener, Suzanne Thompson Wed. April 21 6:30 PM Join Gardener/Writer Suzanne Thompson in her Nip the Knotweed campaign – an organic method of starving back the encroaching plants and releasing[...]
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Earth Day:  Backyard BioBlitz Sponsored by CT Audubon
Earth Day:  Backyard BioBlitz Sponsored by CT Audubon
Apr 22 all-day
Thursday, April 22: Earth Day!  Get in on the count with CT Audubon’s annual Backyard BioBlitz and help count nature’s species including birds, insects, fungi, and plants with iNaturalist ID app. Learn more at www.ctaudubon.org
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Drug Take-Back Day 10:00 am
Drug Take-Back Day @ Lyme Street Firehouse
Apr 24 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
 
International Sculpture Day 10:00 am
International Sculpture Day @ Sculpture sites all over the US including Studio 80 + Sculpture Grounds in Old Lyme
Apr 24 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
 
RTP Estuary Center Open House at Former Bee & Thistle 10:00 am
RTP Estuary Center Open House at Former Bee & Thistle @ Former Bee & Thistle Inn
Apr 24 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
 
Ceremony to Celebrate Installation of New Benches on Halls Rd. Old Bridge Abutment 1:00 pm
Ceremony to Celebrate Installation of New Benches on Halls Rd. Old Bridge Abutment @ West abutment of old bridge at Halls Rd.
Apr 24 @ 1:00 pm – 1:30 pm
 
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Old Lyme Inland Wetlands Commission Regular Meeting 6:00 pm
Old Lyme Inland Wetlands Commission Regular Meeting @ Webex only
Apr 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
OLD LYME — This meeting will include the continuation of the Public Hearing regarding Big Y’s gas station/convenience store proposal at 99 Halls Rd. and 25 Neck Rd.,
SECWAC Presents ‘US-Europe Relations in the Context of Brexit’ 6:00 pm
Public Hearing on Proposed 2021-22 Town of Lyme Budget 6:30 pm
Public Hearing on Proposed 2021-22 Town of Lyme Budget @ Virtual via Zoom
Apr 27 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Lyme Board of Finance will hold a Public Hearing (via zoom) for the proposed 2021/2022 budget for the town.
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RTPEC Presents ‘The Secret Life of Plankton: The Base of the Marine Food Web’ 6:00 pm
RTPEC Presents ‘The Secret Life of Plankton: The Base of the Marine Food Web’
Apr 29 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
RTPEC Presents 'The Secret Life of Plankton: The Base of the Marine Food Web'
OLD LYME — A small but mighty single cell organism, plankton, pictured above, is the base of the marine food web. Dr. Hans Dam In a free lecture presented by the Roger Tory Peterson Estuary Center[...]
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