Sippican Lands Trust August Events

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The Sippican Lands Trust invites you and your family to enjoy two free events in August. Storywalks are a great way for younger families to spend time together in the outdoors and they promote literacy in nature. As part of our three-month series, August’s book will be located on our Radio Tower Property off of […] Read more »

Annual Marion Town Party

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The Annual Marion Town Party will be held on Saturday, August 27 (rain date is Sunday, August 28) on the grounds of the Marion Town House, 2 Spring Street. Festivities begin at 4:00 pm. This year’s party is dedicated to the Benjamin D. Cushing VFW Post 2425 and its members. The Committee would like to […] Read more »

St. Philip’s Episcopal Church

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Clergy from nearby and around the country visit the “Church at the Town Beach” in Mattapoisett from July 3 to September 4. Services using the 1928 Book of Common Prayer are at 8:00 am and 10:00 am. On Sunday, August 14, The Rev. Robert Malm, Rector, Grace Church, Alexandria, Virginia will be officiating. All are […] Read more »

Sippican Woman’s Club

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The Sippican Woman’s Club will hold its first meeting on Friday, September 9 at 12:30 pm, with a finger-food luncheon, followed by a business meeting at 1:00 pm and program at 1:30 pm. The meeting will be held at The Sippican Woman’s Club, Handy’s Tavern, 152 Front Street, Marion. Parking is available at the Landing […] Read more »

Minecraft Club at the Plumb Library

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Plumb Library is offering a Minecraft Club on Tuesdays, August 16 and 23, 1:30 – 5:00 pm for ages 10 and up. Participants must have access to a laptop computer and have Minecraft skills. Two library computers will be available for use. Space is limited. Please register by calling the library at 508-763-8600 or email […] Read more »

A Latin-American Festival

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The Marion Concert Band will present a concert of Latin-American music on Friday, August 12. To add to the festive atmosphere of the evening, the audience is invited to wear tropical or Latin-American attire. The program is as follows: La Bonita (Spanish March) – J. Tarver Mexican Overture – M. J. Isaac Caribbean Rondo – […] Read more »

Cook Book Sale

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The Rochester Historical Society will be having a cookbook sale on Saturday, August 13. It will be held at the Church/Museum at 355 County Road from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm. The books are $1 each (all in excellent condition) and a portion of them are five for $1. Please come and shop. Call 508-961-7401 […] Read more »

World War I Lecture Series

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The Mattapoisett Historical Society and The Mattapoisett Free Public Library present five lectures about World War I by Seth Mendell. All five lectures will begin at 7:00 pm at the Mattapoisett Free Public Library, 7 Barstow Street, Mattapoisett. August 16 – Prologue and Outbreak of War: Mendell gives a broad overview of the nations of […] Read more »

Programs at the Elizabeth Taber Library

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Help Decorate the Library: Friday, August 26, 3:00 – 4:30 pm, kids ages 10 and up. Start with creating beautiful designs outside the library by participating in Marion Recreation Department’s “Chalk It Up” drawing contest event. Then head inside the Elizabeth Taber Library, anytime between 3:00 – 4:30 pm, to paint some of our book […] Read more »

Crescent Beach Art Show

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The Crescent Beach Association will host an art show of local artists on Saturday, August 13 from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm at Raymond Hall, 12 Beach Street, Mattapoisett. A portion of the proceeds will benefit the association. Read more »