On Saturday, Feb. 15, at 2:00 p.m., at the Lyme Public Library: Civil rights supporter Prudence Allen, who was raised in Connecticut, served as secretary to Coretta Scott King and marched in civil rights marches in the 1960s, will share memories and stories of working alongside Dr. Martin Luther King and his family. Free and open to all. Register at 860-434-2272. For more information, click here.
Last day for timely payment of taxes levied on personal property list as of the previous October 1.
Town Hall is open today from 9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.
On Saturday, Sep. 26, at 2:00 p.m., at the Lyme Public Library: Author Erik Hesselberg presents “Night Boat to New York: Steamboats on the Connecticut 1824-1931” – which explores the days when steamboats on the Connecticut River transported people and goods between Hartford and New York City, and helped transplant the inland America “Spa Culture” to the seashore. Departing each afternoon from Hartford, the “night boats” reached New York at daybreak, inaugurating a pattern of city commuting that continues to this day. Free and open to all. Register at 860-434-2272.