Tour de Crème

It’s time for bikes and ice cream. On May 20, Mattapoisett Land Trust and Friends of the Mattapoisett Bike Path will again host 300 bicyclists riding the “Tour de Crème.” With rides for every ability, eight ice cream suppliers, and an after-ride party, we call it a “bike and ice cream extravaganza,” and we do […] Read more »

Garden Club of Buzzards Bay Plant Sale

The Garden Club of Buzzards Bay will hold its annual plant sale on Saturday, May 12from 9:00 am to noon at St. Mary’s Parish Center, 783 Dartmouth Street, Dartmouth. Members have been propagating and nurturing plants all winter at the club’s greenhouse and will offer a wide variety of annuals and perennials at very reasonable […] Read more »

May Book Sale at Mattapoisett Public Library

Get ready to hit the beach with your favorite books! The Friends Book Sale is the perfect opportunity to stock up on some summer reading material. The Friends of the Mattapoisett Library will be holding their Second Saturday Monthly Book Sale on May 12from 10:00 am until 1:00 pm, downstairs at the library, 7 Barstow […] Read more »

Kids Equipment Fun Day

Marion Recreation will once again offer Kids Equipment Fun Day on Saturday, May 12from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm at Washburn Park in Marion. Attendees will be able to take pictures, climb on, and sit in various trucks, tractors, and equipment. Fire trucks, ambulances, police cruisers, bulldozers, boats and more will all be on hand […] Read more »

Electronics and Household Appliances Recycling Day

The Mattapoisett Lions Club, Inc. will sponsor its 4th Electronics and Household Appliance Recycling Day on Saturday, May 19between 9:00 am and 1:00 pm. The event will be held next to the former Bowl-Mor Bowling Alley, 22 County Road, Route 6, Mattapoisett. This event presents a great opportunity to clear out all that unwanted clutter […] Read more »

Open Table Right on Schedule

This Friday, May 11, Open Table is serving another delicious meal at the Mattapoisett Congregational Church and everyone is welcome! Doors open at 4:30 pm and supper is served at 5:00 pm. Spring is definitely here and the meal is guaranteed to light up your taste buds! We hope you will invite a friend or […] Read more »

Mattapoisett Election and Town Meeting

The Town of Mattapoisett’s Annual Town Meeting is scheduled for Monday, May 14. The meeting will begin at 6:30 pm in the Old Rochester Regional High School Auditorium, 135 Marion Road. There are 35 warrant articles to be voted on. A copy of the warrant is available on the Town website ( Copies are also […] Read more »

Appetizers: Bite-sized and Delicious

Expand your repertoire of appetizer recipes! Come to the Mattapoisett Free Public Library on Sunday, May 20from 2:00 – 3:00 pm and see a cooking demonstration by local chef and Johnson & Wales graduate Colby Rottler. Learn how to prepare seven delicious hot or cold appetizers – from meat to cheese to veggie/vegan. Have a […] Read more »

Marion’s Memorial Day Remembrances and Parade

The 2018 Memorial Day Remembrances and Parade will take place on Monday, May 28starting at 9:00 am in front of the Music Hall at 164 Front Street. In the event of rain, the event will be relocated to the Multipurpose Room of Sippican Elementary School. The 2018 parade and remembrances will follow a new route, […] Read more »

RHS to Feature Hartley Sawmill History

The May 16 meeting of the Rochester Historical Society will feature Henry Hartley presenting the history of the Hartley Saw Mill through pictures and personal recollections at the East Rochester Church/Museum, 355 County Road at 7:00 pm. This interesting look into the life of one of our Rochester businesses is in keeping with our focus this […] Read more »