Free Medicare Counselor at Lymes’ Senior Center in Oct. and Nov.

On Oct. 22, Nov. 5 and Nov. 19, from 12:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m., the Lymes’ Senior Center will have a Medicare Choices Counselor on hand to meet with individual seniors and answer questions about Medicare supplement plans and 2020 changes in Medicare. Interested residents should call the center at 860-434-4127 to reserve a one-hour appointment with the counselor; and plan to bring a list of all their medications and doctors to their appointment.

Nature Walk for Families with Young Children on Oct. 27

On Sunday, Oct. 27, from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., the Lyme Land Conservation Trust (LLCT) is offering a free nature walk in the Banningwood Preserve, led by Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center Education Director Kim Hargrave. The walk will help young children explore rock outcroppings, notice seasonal changes and search out creatures getting ready for winter. Reserve your family’s spot by emailing