The Lyme Land Trust has announced the following upcoming programs and activities …

Sunday, Feb. 27, 4:00 p.m., on Zoom
“Our Hidden Landscapes: Stone Cultural Features & Ceremonial Sites”
A fascinating program about indigenous ceremonial stone landscapes in Connecticut, hosted by Dr. Lucianne Lavin, Director of Research and Collections at the Institute for American Indian Studies and author of “Connecticut’s Indigenous Peoples: What Archaeology, History and Oral Traditions Teach Us about their Communities and Cultures.” The presentation will focus on the built ceremonial stone landscapes of the indigenous populations that have inhabited New England for more than 10,000 years. Registration is required. To register and receive the Zoom link, send an email to

Now through Mar. 30
“Imagining Lyme” Winter 2022 Photo Contest Open
“Imagining Lyme,” the contest that encourages amateur photographers to expand their visual awareness and highlight the beauty of Lyme’s preserves, is now accepting submissions for its Winter 2022 competition. Residents are encouraged to submit photos taken between Jan. 1 and Mar. 19 no later than Mar. 30.  Photos may be taken in Lyme Preserves or in a pollinator and wildlife habitat.  For more information, go to