Sippican Woman’s Club

Jim Stevens, Founder and CEO of the nonprofit organization GiftsToGive, will speak about its volunteers, its receiving and distribution center housed in a former Titleist golf ball factory in Acushnet, its effect on those who volunteer, and its donors and recipients. Children and adults work tirelessly as volunteers to sort donated items (clothes, toys, books, […] Read more »

Seed Saving

Join us at the Elizabeth Taber Library on Thursday, October 5 at 4:00 pm as Master Gardener Gretel Anspach talks about the reasons for saving your own seeds and teaches us some of the basic techniques for ensuring genetic purity. Discussions will also include the home garden plants from which seeds can be easily saved […] Read more »

‘Impresssions’ Exhibit at the MAC

The Marion Art Center is pleased to announce the upcoming opening of an exhibition entitled ‘Impressions,’ featuring artists Deb Ehrens and Michael Hubert. From Friday, October 13 through Saturday, November 18, both of the Art Center’s galleries will be filled with artwork by the South Coast artists. A reception in their honor will be held […] Read more »

St. Gabriel’s Church Rummage Sale

St. Gabriel’s Episcopal Church in Marion will be holding its Annual Rummage Sale on Saturday, October 14 from 9:00 am – 3:00 pm. The sale is being sponsored by the Adult Choir of St. Gabriel’s, and proceeds will benefit both the music program and St. Gabriel’s outreach and relief efforts. The sale takes place in […] Read more »

Bee Talk and Honey Extraction Demonstration

The Marion Garden Group and Sippican Lands Trust are co-sponsoring a Bee Talk and Honey Extraction Demonstration on Saturday, September 30 at 10:00 am at The Music Hall, 164 Front Street, Marion. Linda Rinta, a local bee expert and Conservation Consultant with the Xerces Society, will talk about the importance of bees and pollinators for […] Read more »

Nasketucket Bird Club

The next meeting of the Nasketucket Bird Club will be on Thursday, September 28 at 7:00 pm. It will be held at the Mattapoisett Public Library on Barstow Street and is handicapped accessible. The program is free and open to the public. Get ready to get back into birding after the summer craziness. Inspiring us […] Read more »

MHS Arts and Crafts Holiday Fair

It’s that time again. The Mattapoisett Historical Society’s Arts and Crafts Holiday Fair will be held this year on Saturday, December 9 from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. Space is limited and is on a “first-come, first-served” basis. Experience has shown that smaller items sell well and children as well as adults come to the […] Read more »


It’s All About the Animals, Inc., a 501(c)(3) nonprofit no-kill animal shelter located at 103 Marion Road, Rochester, cordially invites you to have a blast at our third annual Octopurrfest celebration! This family-friendly festival will be held rain or shine on October 15 from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm. There will be several vendors with […] Read more »

Knights Antique & Flea Market

The Knights of Columbus, 57 Fairhaven Road, Route 6, Mattapoisett, holds an Antique & Flea Market on Tuesdays from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. This is a new event on the South Coast. Many interesting items at all price ranges. Antiques, tools, musical instruments including guitars, banjos and various horns, signed paintings and prints, signs, […] Read more »

50+ Job Seekers Regional Networking Group

Beginning Thursday, October 5, the Marion Council on Aging will offer a free Job Seekers program to support and assist people in the 50+ demographic who are looking for a new job, a totally new career direction or an encore career. Meetings will take place the first Thursday of every month from 1:00 – 3:00 […] Read more »