The Lyme Land Trust is planning to offer the following programs and activities during the month of June.  For the complete details on any of these activities, please go here.

Tuesdays in June, 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Tuesday Treks
Weekly walks through different Town preserves will continue to be offered every Tuesday morning in June.  For more information, go here.

Saturday, Jun. 11, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Spring Walk with Photographer Joe Standart from Imagining Lyme
This walk through the Pleasant Valley Preserve, led by photographer Joe Standart, will provide opportunities to take photos for the Spring session of Imagining Lyme.  To register for the walk, send an email to For more information, go here.

Sunday, Jun. 12, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Lyme Pollinator Pathway’s “Afternoon at Ballek’s Garden Center”
The Lyme Pollinator Pathway (LPP) hosts this garden center event where participants can learn about pollinating plants and select native pollinator plants to take home.  The event is limited to 40 participants. Register by emailing  Participants will receive a coupon for 10 percent off of select items at Ballek’s.  LPP is an initiative of the Town of Lyme’s Sustainable Committee.  For more information, go here.

Friday, Jun. 17, 6:00 p.m.
Lyme Land Trust Annual Meeting
The Land Trust will hold its annual meeting at Clucas Field, which will include a presentation of the Volunteer of the Year award, music by Steve Dedman and light refreshments.  Reservations are required.  To reserve a space, email  For more information, go here.

Sunday, Jun. 19, 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Geology Walk in Brockway-Hawthorne Preserve
Former Connecticut State geologist Ralph Lewis discusses the geological forces that shaped Southeastern Connecticut on this two-hour hike.  Space is limited.  Registration is required.  To register, send an email to  For more information, go here.

Sunday, Jun. 19, 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Summer Solstice Forest Bathing Excursion
This forest bathing excursion through the Pleasant Valley Preserve led by Regan Stacey, which includes creating a group mandala and a wild-foraged tea, invites participants to take in the restorative health benefits of being in the forest. Registration is required. The cost is $32 per person; LLT members receive a 15% discount with code LLT15.  For more information or to register, go here.

Friday, Jun. 24, 8:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
June Astronomy Observing Session
Join others at the Lyme Land Trust’s dark sky observing site for an evening of stargazing. Register to learn the location and additional details. To register, send an email to  For more information, go here.