August 2021

House & Garden Tour Fund Raiser

Saturday, August 28th 10 AM till 3 PM, rain or shine

Tickets $30 per person, $35 day of tour

Tour five extraordinary Old Saybrook homes and another five spectacular gardens

Call 860-395-1635 for tickets and more tour details

Tickets available online here and at the OSHS Archives building, Paradise Wines & Spirits, Pieces, Saybrook Home, and in Old Lyme at The Bowerbird.

Please begin the tour at 350 Main Street (the OSHS) to pick up your tour booklet.

Adjacent church parking permitted to visit the first five homes and gardens.

We thank our sponsors:

Shore Publishing LLC
Paradise Wines & Spirits
Hadass & Matthew Rubin
Lorensen Auto Group
B&L Construction, Inc.
River-End Landscaping, Inc.
Donna & William Dibella
Janet & Michael Klett
Gerri Lewis
Lara Lucian, William Raveis Real Estate

September 2021
(l to r) Doug Maher, guitar; MUCS Cedric Mayfield, clarinet; MU1 Thomas Brown, trumpet; and MUC Sean Nelson, trombone.

September 19th, 2021
Free Dixieland Band concert, 2 till 3:30 PM. Save the date. A free concert by the famous United States Coast Guard Dixieland Band will be held in the OSHS gardens.  They last appeared in 2019.  This renowned group of musicians play Jazz, blues, and ragtime with a “New Orleans” flavor.  Bring your own chair (and a refreshment).  Spend a Sunday afternoon in the garden and enjoy some of your Dixieland favorites.

October 2021

October 24, 2021
 J.H. Torrance Downes will again lead a tour of Cypress Cemetery on Sunday, October 24, at 4:00 PM. These tours are extremely popular and those who return each year always learn something new about Old Saybrook history.  Fee: $4 to benefit the Old Saybrook Historical Society.