The Lyme Land Trust (LLT) is offering the following programs and activities in March.  Registration is required for most activities; space may be limited for some 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.

Sunday, Mar. 10, 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 reganstacey@gmail.com.  For more information, go here.

Sunday, Mar. 10, 2:00 p.m.
Fungi & the Forest – A Presentation by Bill Yule
Naturalist and mycologist Bill Yule discusses fungi’s vital connections with other organisms in forest. The event is being held at Lyme Public Hall. To register, send an email to education@lymelandtrust.org. For more information, go here.

Monday, Mar. 11, 6:30 p.m.
The Amazing Story behind Solar EclipsesIn advance of the Apr. 8 solar eclipse, the Lyme Land Trust Astronomy Group presents an informational session on solar eclipses. The event is being held at the Phoebe Griffin Noyes Library in Old Lyme. To register or for more information, go here.

Thursday, Mar. 14, 9:30 a.m.
Spring is in the Air – A Guided Forest-Bathing Experience
Regan Stacey leads a forest-bathing excursion in the Selden 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.

Wednesday, Mar. 20, 9:30 a.m.
Lymes’ Senior Center “Take-a-Walk Wednesday” with Wendy Hill
Town of Lyme’s open space coordinator, Wendy Hill, leads a walk through the Champlain South Preserve.  The event is cosponsored by the Lymes’ Senior Center.  To register, send an email to cperkins@oldlyme-ct.gov.  For more information, go here.

Thursday, Mar. 28, 7:00 p.m.
iNaturalist 101 – Connect with Nature with Jim Arrigoni
LLT environmental director and Lyme Pollinator Pathway member Jim Arrigoni demonstrates how to use the free iNaturalist app to identify different species and share observations with the scientific and conservation communities.  The event is being held at the Lyme Land Trust Barn. Cosponsored by the Lyme Pollinator Pathway. To register, send an email to jim.arrigoni@lymelandtrust.org. For more information, go here.

Friday, Mar. 29, 8:00 p.m.
March Astronomy Observing Session
Join others at the Lyme Land Trust’s dark-sky observing site for an evening of stargazing. To register, for more information and to receive a link with directions to the site, go here.