50 Years of a Changing Political Climate


On Friday, April 25 at 7:00 pm, the public is invited to the Marion Music Hall as John and Margaret (MarDee) Xifaras present “Reflections on 50 Years of a Changing Political Climate.” Long-time participants in legal and political affairs, the husband and wife have experienced politics from both personal and professional perspectives, and will offer […] Read more »

Congregational Church Rummage Sale


On Saturday, May 3 from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm at the Mattapoisett Congregational Church Parish Hall, 27 Church Street, there will be plenty of men’s, women’s and children’s clothing and domestic goods for sale at bargain prices. And don’t miss “The Boutique Booth.” In addition, there will be White Elephant Tables filled with a […] Read more »

Sippican Schooner 5K Fun Run & Mini Run


The Second Annual Sippican Schooner 5K Fun Run & Mini Run, hosted by the Volunteers at Sippican Elementary (VASE), will be held on Sunday, May 4. The Mini Run is for children up to nine years old and will begin at 9:30 am on Tabor Academy’s Martin Field/Hoyt Hall, Front Street, Marion. Registration fee for […] Read more »

My Life, My Health Workshop


My Life, My Health: Living with Chronic Conditions, a six-week evidenced-based workshop, will be offered by the Marion Council on Aging and Coastline Elderly Services of New Bedford from April 23 through May 28. Certified leaders, Ellen Keogh and Beth Lederman, will facilitate the program. The participants will meet weekly from 9:00 am – 12:00 […] Read more »

Mattapoisett Historical Society Special Meeting

Photo by Anne Kakley

On Sunday, April 27 at 2:00 pm, the Mattapoisett Historical Society, located at 5 Church Street, will hold a special meeting combining a brief by-laws review and a performance by the beloved New Bedford Sea Chantey Singers. Members will meet to vote on proposed changes to the Society’s by-laws. Copies of the by-laws will be […] Read more »

Free Movie: Last Tuesday of the Month


Philomena (PG-13, 94 min.) is playing at the Mattapoisett Senior Center, Center School, Barstow St., on Tuesday, April 29 at 12:00 noon. Sponsored by the Friends of the Elderly, the movie is free. You get two pizza slices for only $2 prepaid. Pay for your pizza at the Senior Center by Monday, April 28. Also, […] Read more »

Annual Easter Pie & Cake Sale


The Friends of the Elderly of Mattapoisett is holding its Annual Easter Pie & Cake Sale on the Saturday before Easter, April 19 from 8:00 am to 12:00 noon at the Banner Store across the driveway from the Post Office. Delicious homemade pies, cakes, and other sweet mischiefs are available. Again this year is the […] Read more »

VASE Golf Tournament


The First Annual Golf Tournament, hosted by the Volunteers at Sippican Elementary (VASE), will be held at the Little Harbor Country Club, Wareham on Saturday, May 31. The day consists of 18 holes of golf with various contests followed by lunch and an auction. Fee is $100 per golfer and includes golf and lunch. For […] Read more »

Rochester Historical Society


The Rochester Historical Society meeting on Wednesday, April 16 will feature a program on “The History of the Seamen’s Bethel” by Bill Taylor of Rochester, current caretaker. The meeting is at the East Rochester Church/Museum, 355 County Rd., Rochester at 7:00 pm. All are welcome. Read more »

3rd Annual Easter Egg Hunt!


Please join the Sippican Lands Trust for their 3rd Annual Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday April 12 at 10:00 am at Peirson Woods. This event is free and open to the public. Please bring your own basket or container for collecting goodies and please arrive promptly so you don’t miss the start. Peirson Woods is […] Read more »