Lymes Senior Center_December Newsletter

Wednesday, November 25th, 2015

Lymes Senior Center – December Newsletter

Lyme Town Hall Closed Thursday November 26 and Friday, November 27 for Thanksgiving Holiday

Monday, November 23rd, 2015

The Lyme Town Hall will be closed Thursday, November 26 and Friday, November 27 for the Thanksgiving Holiday.  The Lyme Landfill will also be closed Thursday, November 26.


Sunday, November 22nd, 2015



BRAIDEN SUNSHINE, Lyme resident and Lyme/Old Lyme High School sophomore has advanced to the #VoiceTop11 contestants in the NBC very popular network singing competition The Voice.  Braiden 15, is the youngest contestant in the history of the program which is in its 9th Season and is the only contestant from the state of Connecticut.


Braiden started this unusual chapter in his life when his mother, Elizabeth Sunshine, took him to New Jersey to screening auditions for The Voice. He was selected and at the aired premier blind auditions in California, after turning 2 chairs, Braiden chose Gwen Stefani for his coach. In the following weeks, he won the Battle and the Knockout rounds which earned him a place in the Live Playoffs. His flawless first live performance of Bread’s “Everything I Own” advanced him to the #VoiceTop12 group.  Monday, his performance of Styx’s ”Renegade” rocked the stage and pushed his recording to #1 on iTune Rock Charts also earning him a place in the #VoiceTop11 group.


The Voice airs Monday nights on NBC at 8:00 pm bringing all the contestants to compete for advancement to the next level. MONDAY NIGHTS AMERICA VOTES!  On Tuesday nights the results of America’s vote are revealed and the two contestants with the lowest number of votes perform for the instant audience save. The winner moves forward.


Your vote is the deciding factor as to how far Braiden Sunshine will go in this journey. Below are a few pointers as to how to vote.


  1. On your smartphone         (10 votes)

Download TheVoice App    –    and vote for Braiden.

(Choose his picture & slide the ball up to 10 votes. Make sure to save your votes.)


  1. Online in your computer or phone    (10 votes)     OR        (Click on the word VOTE on the red strip at top)


  1. Download from   (1 vote – or 10 votes!!!)      (If Braiden’s song get to 10 of Top 200 Chart, this vote counts as 10!!! )Tune in on NBC at 8 pm Mondays for the Live Competitions and Tuesdays for the results, and don’t forget to support our Connecticut representative Braiden Sunshine with your vote. Voting starts at 8pm Monday and closes at noon on Tuesday eastern standard time. Braiden Wants and Needs Your Votes!
  3.       Purchase from iTunes, at the end of the program, the song Braiden performs that night.

Lyme Town Hall Closed Wednesday, November 11 in Observance of Veterans Day

Monday, November 9th, 2015

Lyme Town Hall will be closed Wednesday, November 11 in observance of Veterans Day.

Press Release: Preserve Closures in Lyme during Deer Firearm Hunting Season

Friday, November 6th, 2015

Office of the Open Space Coordinator                                                         

For more information on the hunting program in Lyme, please go to:

The following Preserves in Lyme will be closed Monday through Friday from Wednesday, November 18 through Tuesday, December 22, 2015 except to licensed hunters with valid consent forms from the Town of Lyme Open Space Coordinator: Banningwood Preserve, Beebe Preserve, Chestnut Hill Preserve, Eno Preserve, Hand Smith, Honey Hill Preserve, Jewett Preserve, Mount Archer Woods, Pickwick’s Preserve, Plimpton Preserve, and Slawson Preserve. These preserves, owned by the Town of Lyme or the Lyme Land Conservation Trust, will be open on Saturdays and Sundays during this hunting period as no hunting is allowed on weekends. The hunting program is fully subscribed.

Fit Body, Fit Mind: Making the Most of Your Brain Power_Workshop November 10, 2015 7:00 PM

Wednesday, November 4th, 2015

Click on link below for details on this event:

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