SLT Halloween Bash


The Junior Board of the Sippican Lands Trust invites all elementary school aged kids and their families to join us for a festive and fun Halloween Bash. The event will be held on Saturday, October 29 from 6:00 – 8:00 pm at the Great Hill Farm barn. A $5 donation for one child or $10 […] Read more »

Marion Halloween Parade


The volunteer witches of the Marion Art Center have been brewing up plans for the annual Halloween Parade around the town on Monday, October 31. Costumed characters of all ages are welcome to be a part of this fun family event. Participants should meet at the Marion Music Hall (corner of Front Street and Cottage […] Read more »

Plight of the Red Knot


Brian Harrington, a biologist with Manomet and its Western Hemisphere Shorebird Reserve Network (, will be the guest speaker at the next meeting of the Nasketucket Bird Club. Brian is an expert in shorebirds, in particular Red Knots, and their migrations that are some of the longest in the bird world. His book, The Flight […] Read more »

Chowder/Kale Cook-Off Contest


On Saturday, November 5, the First Congregational Church of Marion will hold their sixth annual Chowder Tasting Cook-Off and Kale Soup Cook-Off. Doors open at 6:00 pm for hors d’oeuvres. Chowder/Kale Soup Tasting begins at 6:30 pm. Oyster crackers, wine, dessert and coffee provided. Tickets are $10. Admission is free for those who prepare their […] Read more »

Machacam Club


The Machacam Club will hold its monthly meeting on November 2 at the Legion Hall at 3 Depot Street. Social time is 5:30 pm; dinner is at 6:00 pm. The meal will be a traditional ham & bean supper with pie for dessert. Our speaker for the evening will be Robert G. Moore, ESQ. Bobby’s […] Read more »

Rochester Women’s Club Appreciation Social


Thanksgiving is fast approaching and the Rochester Women’s Club is showing their appreciation to its local volunteers. If you are a member of an official volunteer organization based in Rochester or if you are a giver of your precious time in an effort to make Rochester a better place, please join us on November 9 […] Read more »

Family Fun Festival


The Mattapoisett Lions Club proudly presents the first ever (Free) Family Fun Festival on Saturday, October 29 from noon to 4:00 pm at Shipyard Park. Bring the family down for hay rides, pin the nose on the pumpkin, a coloring station, corn hole toss, a pumpkin patch, goody bags, apple cider, hot chocolate and more. […] Read more »

SLT to Host Guided Mushroom Walk


The Sippican Lands Trust invites you and your family to join us for an informative mushroom walk. Knowledgeable mycologist Wesley Price will be our guide on Sunday, October 23 at 2:00 pm at our Aucoot Woods White Eagle Parcel. Price is the Cape Cod Mushroom Club’s President and founder, as well as a long-time member […] Read more »

Celebrate Shakespeare and the Friends


All are invited to join the Friends of the Mattapoisett Library annual meeting in the Meeting Room at the Mattapoisett Library on Sunday, October 23 at 1:00 pm. Bring a friend of your own to learn about the Friends, what they’ve been up to this past year, to become a member, or to renew your […] Read more »

Knights Teen Dance


The next Knights Teen Dance at The Knights, 57 Fairhaven Road in Mattapoisett, is on Friday, November 4 from 7:00 to 10:00 pm for $8. Teen dances are a safe place for 6th, 7th and 8th graders to have a good time socializing, dancing and listening to their favorite music on a Friday night. Knights […] Read more »