Upcoming Land Trust Programs & Activities in March

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

Tuesdays in February, 9:00 or 9:30 a.m.
Tuesday Treks
Weekly walks through different Town preserves will be offered on Tuesday mornings.  For more information, go here.

Friday, Mar. 17, 7:30 p.m.
March Astronomy Observing Session
Join others at the Lyme Land Trust’s dark sky observing site for an evening of stargazing. Registration is required. To register, send an email to astronomy@lymelandtrust.org.   For more information, go here. 

Saturday, Mar. 18, 10:00 a.m.
“Hello Spring!” Forest Bathing
This forest bathing excursion along the Ravine Trail led by Regan Stacey, which includes a wild-foraged tea, invites participants to take in the restorative health benefits of being in a forest. Registration is required. The cost is $33 per person; LLT members receive a 15% discount with code LLT15.  To register, go here.  For more information, go here.

Saturday, Mar. 18, 1:00 p.m.
“Tree Collective” Teen Steward Group Meetup with Regan Stacey
The Land Trust’s “Tree Collective program” engages young people ages 14 to 18 in outdoor fun and education while working to maintain area trails.  Local environmentalist and artist Regan Stacey will lead the teenagers on a hike and trail work in a selected preserve.  To register, send an email to reganstacey@gmail.com.  For more information, go here.

Sunday, Mar. 19, 2:00 p.m.
“Lambing Time” – A Tour of Sankow’s Beaver Brook Farm
Join others on a lambing-season tour of the Sankow family’s Beaver Brook Farm for an opportunity to visit with more than 100 little lambs.  The program is cosponsored by the Town of Lyme.  Limited to 20 participants.  To register, send an email to education@lymelandtrust.org.  For more information, go here.

Imagining Lyme’s 2022 People’s Vision Award Selected

“Imagining Lyme,” the amateur photography program that encourages residents to expand their visual awareness while highlighting the beauty of Lyme’s preserves, has announced the winner of its People’s Vision Award for 2022.  The winner is the photo “Tiffany Farm,” featured below, by Penny Reneson. Several photos from the competition’s “Winter 22” gallery are currently being featured on the Town of Lyme’s home page and Facebook page. For more information on the award or the photography program, click here.