Category: Parks and Recreation

Welcome to McCook Point Park!

Please respect the grounds and facilities as they are maintained with pride by the East Lyme Parks and Recreation department staff for the enjoyment and use of our patrons. Whether you are here for a swim, walk, picnic, music or… Read more >

Sandcastle Competition

Join us on Hole in the Wall Beach bright and early on Celebrate East Lyme, July 20th, from 9:00-11:00 AM to take part in  our 13th annual sandcastle/sculpture contest. Please register ahead of time by calling or stopping by the… Read more >

Movies in the Park

Movies in the park are back this summer in the bandshell at McCook Point Park! The movies will be shown on Friday evenings and will begin approximately at the times listed below. No beach pass is required to enter the… Read more >

Concerts at McCook Point Park

We have another summer of exciting performances at McCook Point Park! Please check out the schedule below for Wednesday and Friday concerts in the park. There is no pass required to enter the park after 5:00 PM on concert days,… Read more >

Beach Passes

Parks & Recreation Office is located in the Community Center at 37 Society Road, Niantic. Learn about Beach Passes.

Jeffrey’s Rainbow Run Scholarship

The East Lyme Youth Services Bureau in cooperation with the Bourgeois family will be awarding scholarships to three graduating High School Seniors in the amount of $1,500.00 who reside in East Lyme or Salem and will be continuing their education… Read more >

Our Town, One of the Best

How do we know?  Here are some of the rankings we found for East Lyme and Niantic. One of the best school districts for 2019 Only In Your State calls Niantic Village the Best place in Connecticut Kiplinger ranks Niantic… Read more >

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2018 Celebrate East Lyme Recap

Please enjoy this video from the 2018 Celebrate East Lyme Festival! Thank you to Don Burch for putting this together for us!

Issues and Answers – Joyce Beauvais and the Theater Under the Shell

In the latest issue of East Lyme Issues and Answers, Joyce Beauvais tells us about the Theater Under The Shell’s production of Neil Simon’s Last of the Red Hot Lovers July 28-August 2 & August 4-5 at McCook Point Park… Read more >

Be a Volunteer!

The July list of volunteer opportunities has been sent to Volunteer Corps members. Want to be a member? Follow the link below to begin the two-step sign up process. Whether you are new in town or a lifelong resident, volunteering… Read more >

Jeffery’s Rainbow Run Scholarship 2018

The East Lyme Youth Services Bureau in cooperation with the Bourgeois family will be awarding scholarships to three graduating High School Seniors in the amount of $1,500.00 who reside in East Lyme or Salem and will be continuing their education… Read more >