Old Lyme Historical Society

PO BOX 352, 55 Lyme St.

Old Lyme, CT


(860) 434-0684

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Upcoming Events Calendar


March 9 @ 7:00pm  

Monthly Meeting 

Post Office Display - Duck River Garden Club Exhibit


April 13 @ 7:00pm  CANCELED

Monthly Meeting 

April 23, Thursday  POSTPONED UNTIL JULY

Antique Furniture Workshop with Tad Fallon

Caring for your Antiques.



sponsored by the Old Lyme Arts District

Saturday May 2   (Rain date Sunday May 3)

Guided walking tours: one morning, one afternoon. Details to follow!


May 11 @ 7:00pm  

Monthly Meeting 

May 25 Memorial Day Parade 

We'll be on Lyme St. with our fellow townsfolk to honor those who've given their all. We hope to see you there!


June 8 @ 7:00pm  

Annual Meeting 

June 21 Sunday @ 5:00pm  

World Make Music Day - Come hear live music all along Lyme Street for FREE! Our Hall will be open for visits and book sales. Details to follow

June 23  Tuesday afternoon

PGN Old Lyme Library Founders Day

Old Lyme Town Band & Ice Cream Social    

Join us in front of the library for this free, family-friendly event. Details to follow


July 2 Thursday @ 6:00pm  

Patriotic Music Celebration, featuring young, local talent, in cooperation with the Music Now Foundation.

July 13 @ 7:00pm  

Monthly Meeting 


August 10 @ 7:00pm  

Monthly Meeting 


September 14 @ 7:00pm  

Monthly Meeting 


Date to be Announced
Graveyard tours, remarkable women of Old Lyme.

October 12 @ 7:00pm  

Monthly Meeting 

October 31  

Halloween on Lyme Street


Date to be Announced
2021 OLHSI Calendar Launch

November 9 @ 7:00pm  

Monthly Meeting


December 14 @ 7:00pm  

Monthly Meeting and Holiday Pot Luck


Past Events

Citizens of the year 2019
Awarded to our Tuesday Morning Work Crew for all their volunteering to do renovations, installations, and beautification!
Make Music Day 6/21/2019
Calendar Launch 2020
2020 Calendar Launch
November 11/14/19
Alison Mitchell, Michaelle Pearson, John Pote & Nick Westbrook (bottom) selling calendars
Calendar Launch 2020 party
July 5th 2019 MusicNow Concert
Board members Bob DeNapoli & John Pote with Dan Stevens (center)
July 5th 2019 MusicNow Concert
Full line up of performers for the Patriotic Musical revue.
from left:
Dan Stevens, Dan "Reno" Haylon, Chris Gregor, John "Mustang" Brown, Cat & Sophia Maille, Sophia Spanner
Sophia Spanner
Sophia plays a collection of original songs.
2019 Memorial Day
2019 Memorial Day
This years parade crew in a horse drawn cart.
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2020 Duck River Garden Club
Celebrating their 50th Anniversary!
2020 Winter - Engravings
2019  Holiday Winter
2019 Fall Genealogy
Summer WW1 2019
Spring Lost Gardens 2019
Winter Tool Display 2019
Holiday Winter 2018
Fall Hurricane of 1938 - 2018
Summer Bridges of Old Lyme 2018
Summer Sound View 2018
Spring Easter Mary Janvrin 2018
Winter Arrow Heads 2018
Holiday Winter 2017
All Things Shirley Temple 2017
Old Lyme Fire Department 2017
Fall The Lyme Grange 2017
First Congregational Church 2017
Spring Historic Lyme Street 2017
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2020 Duck River Garden Club

Celebrating their 50th Anniversary!