9th Annual Arts in the Park


On Saturday, July 11 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm, the Marion Art Center will host its 9th annual Arts in the Park at Bicentennial Park in Marion. Bicentennial Park is located at the corner of Main Street and Spring Streets, where there is plenty of free parking. Admission is free. A wide variety of […] Read more »

St. Philip’s Episcopal Church Summer Season


Visiting clergy will conduct services at the “Church by the Town Beach,” St. Philip’s Episcopal, Water Street in Mattapoisett, from July 5 to September 6. Services using the 1928 Book of Common Prayer are at 8:00 am and 10:00 am. On July 5, Rev. Philip C. Jacobs III, Rector from Trinity Church, Canton, MA will […] Read more »

Tai Chi Classes


The Marion Council on Aging and Recreation Department are offering Tai Chi classes beginning June 30 and running for eight weeks for only $50 per class. You may sign up for a Tuesday class at 4:00 or 6:00 pm or a Thursday morning class at 11:00 am. This is a very popular class and space […] Read more »

Summer Reading Program Kicks Off


“Be a Hero Every Day!” is the theme of this year’s summer reading program for children, and registration is ongoing in the Mattapoisett Library’s Children’s Department. Sign up and receive a hero lanyard, reading hours card, and the schedule of activities for ages toddler through sixth grade. The Wareham Gatemen will read to children and […] Read more »

Movie at Shipyard Park


Old Rochester Regional High School and the Mattapoisett Lions Club are proud to present the powerful, must-see movie Selma (PG-13). This movie explores the Selma to Montgomery, Alabama voting rights marches. You will see a heartfelt presentation of American history that will hopefully have your children asking many important questions. Invite your family and friends […] Read more »

Marion Master Plan Forum

Marion Town House

The Town of Marion is updating its Master Plan (MP), a document that will guide the Town’s evolution through the coming decade and beyond. Community input is essential for producing a valuable, constructive MP. All interested in having a “voice” should plan to attend the Public Forum on Saturday, August 1 at 9:00 am in […] Read more »

Gardens By The Sea


St. Gabriel’s Episcopal Church’s 13th annual Gardens By The Sea tour and luncheon is scheduled for July 10 from 10:30 am to 3:30 pm (rain or shine). Walking tour steps off at the Capt. Hadley House, corner of Route 6 and Front Street, Marion. Garden tour tickets are available for $20 at The Bookstall, Marion […] Read more »

Free Movie: Last Tuesday of the Month


St.Vincent (PG-13, 1hr. 42min.) will be shown at the Mattapoisett CoA Senior Center, Center School, 17 Barstow St., on Tuesday, June 30 at 12:00 noon. The free movie is sponsored by the Friends of the Mattapoisett CoA. In St.Vincent, a single mother moves into a new home in Brooklyn with her 12-year old son, Oliver. […] Read more »

SHS Antiques Appraisal Fundraiser


On Saturday, June 27 at the Marion Music Hall, the Sippican Historical Society will sponsor an antiques appraisal fundraiser from 9:00 am until noon. Appraisals will be offered for a fee of $5 per item, with a limit of five items per person. Appointments are available, and walk-ins are also welcome. Oversized items can be […] Read more »

Ring Dem Bells!!


On Sunday, June 21 at 7:00 pm, two handbell choirs from St. Matthew’s United Methodist Church of Annandale, Virginia will perform at the Mattapoisett Congregational Church. Approximately 40 junior and senior high school students from six schools in northern Virginia will ring seven octaves of Schulmerich handbells and seven octaves of Malmark choirchimes. Their repertoire […] Read more »