Events: 

 

Annual Meeting

 

The Old Lyme Historical Society will hold it's Annual Meeting on Monday, June 12, 2017, at 4:00 pm.

This event is open to members of the Society, and all members of the public.

Monday, June 12, 2017 4:00 p.m.

55 Lyme Street, Old Lyme, CT.

 

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This year's events will include:

Memorial Day Open House (May); Annual Meeting (June);Town Band Concert, Midsummer Festival (July); Plant Sale (October); 2018 Calendar reception (November); Holiday Open House (December)

Details will be posted as they become available

            

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Previous Events:

 

April 2017 "Old Lyme and WWI" Dinner Lecture by Dr. John Pfeiffer
April 2017 "Painted Stage Curtains, History and Restoration" Talk by Chris Hadsel of Curtains Without Borders
February 2017 "Revolution in the Lymes" Book Talk by Jim Lampos and Michaelle Pearson
December 2016 "Homes for the Holidays" Open House at 55 Lyme Street
November 2016
"Now & Then Community Calendar 2017" reception at 55 Lyme Street
October 2016
Fall Plant Sale
September 2016
Antiques Appraisal Faire - benefit for the Carol Noyes Winters Scholarship Fund
July 2016
Midsummer Festival
July 2016
Old Lyme Town Band Concert
May 2016
Memorial Day Open House & Platt Hubbard Exhibit
May 2016
" Getting Around: A View of How We Travel" Dinner Lecture by Dr. John Pfeiffer
April 2016
Tag Sale
November 2015
"Now & Then Community Calendar 2016" reception at the Cooley Gallery
October 2015
Tour of Duck River Cemetery - Dr. John Pfeiffer
October 2015
Fall Plant Sale
September 2015
Dinner at Filomena's
July 2015
Midsummer Festival
July 2015
Old Lyme Town Band Concert
June 2015
Remarkable Women of Old Lyme, talk and book signing
May 2015
Memorial Day Open House & Tag Sale
May 2015
A Taste of Spring Wine, Tasting and Tapas at the Old Lyme Inn
April 2015
"Wood: Our First Natural Resource" Dinner Lecture by Dr. John Pfeiffer
March 2015
Vintage! Appraisal Fair to benefit the Scholarship Fund
December 2014
Open House and Holiday Sale
November 2014
"Now & Then Community Calendar 2015" reception at the Lyme Art Association
October 2014
 
Fall Plant Sale - plants supplied by Judge's Farm
September 2014
 
Dinner at Filomena's
April 2014
"The Grange Hall: The Farms of Old Lyme" Dinner Lecture by Dr. John Pfeiffer
March 2014
Vintage! Appraisal Fair to benefit the Scholarship Fund
December 2013
"Light Up Old Lyme" Tours of Historic Lyme Street, Carol Sing, Horse-drawn Wagon rides
November 2013
"Now & Then Community Calendar 2014" and "Noteworthy Houses of Old Lyme" poster/booklet reception at the Lyme Art Association
November 2013
"Harvest Home" participation at Bushnell Farm, Old Saybrook, CT
May 2013
"Preserving Old Lyme's Historic and Cultural Resources" Dinner Lecture by Dr. John Pfeiffer
March 2013
Vintage! Appraisal Fair to benefit the Scholarship Fund
November 2012
"Now & Then Community Calendar 2013" reception at the Lyme Art Association
May 2012
"Nehantics Aboriginal Peoples of the Lymes" Dinner Lecture by Dr. John Pfeiffer
March 2012
 
Vintage! Appraisal Fair to benefit the Scholarship Fund
November 2011
"The Charm of the Place: Old Lyme in the 1920s" Exhibit and book
August 2011
Traditional Lobster Bake at Griswold Point
July 2011
"The Joy of Research" workshop & lecture by Caroline Zinsser, Ph.D.
April 2011
"The Changing Landscape of the Lower Connecticut Valley over the Last Millenium" Dinner Lecture by Dr. John Pfeiffer
November 2010
"Books, Bluegrass & Beverages" Exhibit and book sale, featuring "Ragweed", a local bluegrass band
October 2010
WWII Oral History Day
September 2010
Old Lyme High School Class of 1960 50th reunion Oral History Day
August 2010
"Rum Runners, Governors, Beachcombers & Socialists: Views of the Beaches in Old Lyme" Exhibit and book
April 2010
"Indian Burial Ceremonies in the Lymes"  Dinner Lecture by Dr. John Pfeiffer
February 2010
"The New Group" a cappella singers from Wesleyan University
November  2009
First Old Lyme Oral History Day at the Lymes' Senior Center
September  2009
"The Land Savers" Book launch reception at the Florence Griswold Museum
April  2009
"Slavery in Southeastern Connecticut: A View from the Lymes" Dinner lecture by Dr. John Pfeiffer
November 2008
"The Graves of Seafaring Old Lyme" Cemetery tour and talk by Dr. John Pfeiffer
September 2008
"1938 Hurricane: Old Lyme Remembers" Exhibit and book
March 2008
"Privateers on the Shoreline" Dinner lecture by Dr. John Pfeiffer
December 2007
"The New Group" a cappella singers from Wesleyan University
October  2007
"Slave Graves in Lyme and Old Lyme" Cemetery tour and talk hosted by Dr. John Pfeiffer
October 2006
"Duck River Cemetery, 1676-1735" Cemetery tour and talk hosted by Dr. John Pfeiffer
2006
Exhibit of local postcards dating from 1910 to 1946