Light Up Old Lyme

Light Up Old Lyme

Visit us on Light on Old Lyme weekend – horse-drawn carriage rides, historic walking tours & more on Saturday, Dec.7

Saturday, December 7
Holiday Magic in the Old Lyme Marketplace• Child & Family Services Annual Cookie Walk
• LYSB’s Pictures with Santa
• Strolling Musicians & Carolers
• Woman’s Exchange – Tax free day; complimentary refreshments
Chamber members along Halls Road will welcome you with one of a kind gifts, artistic treasures, and seasonal specials. Don’t forget the gift certificates!
Old Lyme Stone
Salon Pure
Andy’s Deli & Market
Pizzeria DaVinci
The Hideaway Restaurant
Fresh Ayer Gallery
The Bowerbird
Office Express
Jessie’s Restaurant
FACES Aesthetics & Skin Care
Coastal Cuts
The Woman’s Exchange
Bonne Sante (on Huntley Road)

Historic Lyme Street Events• Friends of the Library’s Annual Holiday Book Sale
Horse Drawn Carriage Rides down Historic Lyme Street from the Lyme Academy College, 1 to 4pm FREE
• Lyme Academy College Student Holiday Art Show & Sale Sill House Gallery – Excellent opportunity for holiday purchases at competitive prices from today’s emerging artists; Chauncey Stillman Gallery – Tim O’Brien: Portraits and Illustrations From the covers and pages of America’s top magazines 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Free admission to both galleries & complimentary refreshments.
• Elephant in Winter Sale at the 1st Congregational Church
• Enjoy a glimpse into the lives of the people who walked this historic street a century ago with members of the Old Lyme Historical Society. Costumed guides will transport you to the turn of the century on a Walking Tour of Historic Lyme Street. Meet your guide in front of the Sill House at the Lyme Academy College of Fine Arts and begin your free tour at 1pm, 2pm, or 3pm.
After a recounting of the romantic Sill House story, the tour will proceed to the Florence Griswold Museum, then down to the First Congregational Church with tales from yesteryear about the Church, the Village Shops and Boxwood. The tour route also includes Old Lyme Ice Cream Shoppe and the Old Lyme Phoebe Griffin Noyes Library. A horse drawn carriage from Foxglove Farms will add to the charm of Light Up Old Lyme’s stroll through Old Lyme’s history, as will the harmonizing voices of carollers from two community groups: The Nightingales and The Village Voices. Each walking tour will last approximately 1 ½ hours, and you are welcome to join the tour at any time.
• “All Paintings Great and Small,” The Cooley Gallery’s 26th annual holiday exhibition featuring historic and contemporary works of art 12″ in size or smaller.
• Musical Masterworks will present festive chamber music at the historic First Congregational Church of Old Lyme. Tickets are $35 with $5 student tickets available at the door. 5 pm Please visit www.musicalmasterwork.org or call 860-434-2252 for more information.
Chamber members along Halls Road will welcome you with one of a kind gifts, artistic treasures, and seasonal specials. Don’t forget the gift certificates!
The Cooley Gallery
The Chocolate Shell
Sandy Garvin Gallery
Vitality Spa
Old Lyme Ice Cream Shoppe
Old Lyme Phoebe Griffin Noyes Library
The Nightingale Café
Lyme Academy College of Fine Arts
Lyme Art Association
Florence Griswold Museum
Old Lyme Inn
Bee & Thistle Inn
Coffee’s Country Market (on Route 1, past the Inns)