Foundation Launches History Section

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The Foundation has installed a new History section on the website as of September 26, 2021. It is designed to chronicle the activities of the organization since its incorporation in 1994. It offers readers the opportunity to look back not only on our activities and achievements in the public interest, but also on many of the people who have contributed …

Foundation Sponsoring Niantic Concert

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The East Lyme Public Trust Foundation is pleased to announce that they are sponsoring the band Fusion as the first concert of the Niantic Summer Series on Friday July 9, 2021 at McCook Band Pavilion from 7 to 9 pm. Fusion is a group that plays a blend of groove, rock, dance and funk music. We are delighted to welcome …

The East Lyme Public Trust Foundation offering sponsorships of benches at Bridebrook Park

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The East Lyme Public Trust Foundation is again offering sponsorships of benches- this time located at Samuel Peretz Sports Complex at Bridebrook Park.  It is at this park where generations of children have learned to play Soccer, Lacrosse, Baseball, Pickle ball and Softball.  Twenty benches, the same as those on the Niantic Bay Boardwalk, will be placed, for $800 each, …

Introduction To The Volunteers Behind The East Lyme Public Trust Foundation

East Lyme Public Trust Foundation Volunteers Who Make The East Lyme Public Trust Foundation Possible

In April 2020, as I began to understand the import of the Virus, I decided to write a “history” of the East Lyme Boardwalk.  I wanted to cover the founders, the volunteers, the non-boardwalk projects of the East Lyme Public Trust Foundation, and more.  I hope you will find this series informative. June M. Hoye Publicity Chair- East Lyme Public …

Harbingers of spring- Tree Planting Time in two new areas of East Lyme

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In the middle of February, we long to see that first robin at McCook Park, the first pussy willow bud at the inner harbor walkway to Cini Park, and the first crocus peeking from the snow at the gardens at the Hole-in-the-Wall.   Now, participants can contribute to these signs of spring with some new plantings. The Promise of Tomorrow’s Trees, …