Sunday Stroll Along Shaw Farm Trail


Enjoy the beauty of nature in winter on a free guided walk with the Buzzards Bay Coalition at Shaw Farm Trail in Fairhaven and Mattapoisett on Sunday, February 7 at 1:00 pm. The Coalition’s recently opened Shaw Farm Trail links the Phoenix/Mattapoisett Bike Trail and Nasketucket Bay State Reservation. On this walk, you’ll learn about […] Read more »

Machacam Club


The Machacam Club will hold the monthly meeting on February 3 at the Legion Hall, 3 Depot Street. Social time is 5:30 pm; dinner is at 6:00 pm. This meeting will feature baked lasagna with garlic bread and tossed salad with pie for desert. Our speaker for the meeting is our own Sung Bok Kim, […] Read more »

A Royal Princess Tea Party


The Marion Art Center Dance Academy is pleased to announce that a Royal Princess Tea Party will be held on Saturday, February 6 from 2:00 – 3:30 pm at the Marion Art Center located at 80 Pleasant Street, Marion. Girls and boys ages 3 through 9 and their parents are cordially invited to attend! Come […] Read more »

Seaside Scavenger Hunt

Photo by Anne Kakley

Join us for the first Annual Seaside Scavenger Hunt with maps, clues, and prizes for free! On Thursday, February 18 from 1:00 to 3:00 pm, teams will search for clues and treasures on the property of the Mattapoisett Historical Society, the Mattapoisett Land Trust Munro property, Shipyard Park and the Library. Learn about Mattapoisett history […] Read more »

Rochester Women’s Club


The next meeting of the Rochester Women’s Club is Thursday, February 4 at 6:00 pm. Our club is located at 37 Marion Road in Rochester. The Women’s Club is open to all women of any age, from any town. We will be making plans for our spring calendar of events. In celebration of Valentine’s Day […] Read more »

23rd Annual Buzzards Bay Swim


Set a resolution to make a splash in 2016 by signing up for the Buzzards Bay Coalition’s 23rd annual Buzzards Bay Swim on Saturday, June 25. The Buzzards Bay Swim is a fun community event that supports a great cause: clean water in Buzzards Bay. Swimmers complete a 1.2-mile open water course across outer New […] Read more »

Florence Eastman Post 280


The monthly meeting of the Florence Eastman Post 280 will be held at the Post Hall at 7:00 pm on January 20. At this meeting, we will reschedule the Ham & Bean Supper and, hopefully, review an estimate on the Hall repairs we discussed last month. Bring your ideas for these endeavors as we cannot […] Read more »

Free Application for Federal Student Aid


Every high school senior, college student, and adult student who will be attending college during the 2016-2017 academic year needs to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) in order to apply for federal, state, and institutional financial aid. FAFSA Day Massachusetts, part of the national College Goal SundaySM program, provides FREE help […] Read more »

Sippican Choral Society


The Sippican Choral Society in Marion begins its spring rehearsal schedule on Monday, January 18 at 7:15 pm in the Mattapoisett Congregational Church’s Reynard Hall on Church Street. New members are welcome to join the chorus that night. The chorus will begin rehearsing for its spring concert to be held on Saturday, April 30, when […] Read more »

Shelter Operations Training Drill


A shelter operations drill will be held at Sippican School in Marion on Thursday, January 28 at 6:30 pm. Come learn how you can help your family and community in a disaster. Free and open to all Marion and Rochester residents as well as persons interested in helping this community in the event of an […] Read more »