The Lyme Land Trust (LLT) is offering the following programs and activities in January.  Registration is required for most activities.  For the complete details on any program or event, please go here.

Tuesday Treks
Weekly walks through different Town preserves are being offered on Tuesday mornings.  For full details, go here.

Thursday, Jan. 11, 9:30 a.m.
Winter Wonders Forest Bathing
Regan Stacey leads an excursion through the Pleasant Valley Preserve that invites participants to take in the restorative health benefits of being immersed in nature. Registration is required. The cost is $25 per person; LLT members receive a 10% discount with code LLT10.  To register, go here.  For more information, go here.

Sunday, Jan. 14, 1:00 p.m.
“Tree Collective” Teen Hike & Steward Group Meet Up
The Land Trust’s “Tree Collective” program engages young people ages 14 to 18 in outdoor fun and education while maintaining local hiking trails, under the leadership of local artist and environmentalist Regan Stacey.  To register, send an email to  For more information, go here.

Wednesday, Jan. 24, 7:00 p.m.
A World without Dark Skies: How Light Pollution is Impacting Humans & Ecosystems and What You Can Do
Misha Semenov-Leiva and Alan Sheiness lead a presentation at the Hadlyme Public Hall on light pollution in the Connecticut River Valley that highlights the negative impact on flora, fauna and human health, and identifies lighting changes that can reduce this impact.  Semenov-Leiva is a board member of the CT River Gateway Commission; Sheiness is the founder of the LLT’s astronomy program. The program is cosponsored by the Hadlyme Public Hall. To register, send an email to For more information, go here.