The Music of John Williams

On Saturday, April 29, the New Bedford Symphony Orchestra closes its 101st season with a celebration of the music of John Williams, conducted by Ken-David Masur. Masur, who continues his post Assistant Conductor of the Boston Symphony and conducts in France, Germany, Korea, and Russia in the 2016/17 season, will lead the NBSO in an […] Read more »

The Testament of Freedom

The Sippican Choral Society and The Tri-County Symphonic Band present “The Testament of Freedom” by Randall Thompson, based on the writings of Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826). This concert will be presented on Sunday, April 23 at 3:00 pm at the Fireman Performing Art Center, Tabor Academy in Marion. Concertgoers will enjoy a stirring patriotic program featuring […] Read more »

Science@Work Lecture

Tabor Academy is very pleased to have two-time solo circumnavigator Donna Lange as their next Science@Work Lecturer on April 10 at 6:30 pm. Donna Lange solo sailed around the world in 2007, and she made the journey again in 2015 non-stop, spending nine months in the Southern Ocean. What is particularly intriguing is that she […] Read more »

Annual Pre-Easter Pie & Bake Sale

Homemade pies, cakes, muffins, and cookies are offered. Local bakers have made their favorite baked goods for our Annual Pre-Easter Pie & Bake Sale. Come to the American Legion Hall, 3 Depot Street on Saturday, April 15 between 8:30 am and 12:00 noon (from US 6, head South on Main Street, take first street on […] Read more »

Holy Week at FCCM

The First Congregational Church of Marion welcomes all to the many special worship services and activities during Holy Week this year. – April 9 at 10:00 am: Palm Sunday Service in the Sanctuary at 28 Main Street in Marion, with the Reading of the Passion Narrative according to St. Matthew. – April 13 at 7:00 […] Read more »

Marion Republican Town Committee

The Marion Republican Town Committee will conduct its next monthly meeting on Monday, April 10 at 7:00 pm at the Marion Music Hall, 164 Front Street, Marion. The guest speaker for this event will be Plymouth County Commissioner Sandra Wright. Please join us. The public and new members are welcome. Read more »

Equipment Fun Day for Kids

Marion Recreation will once again offer Kids Equipment Fun Day on Saturday, May 6 from 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 […] Read more »

Art of Egyptian Belly Dance

The Marion Art Center is pleased to announce its upcoming workshop, The Art of Egyptian Belly Dance, an introductory class to be held on Saturday, April 29 from 7:00 to 9:00 pm, with instructor Ellie Higgins. Known formally as Raqs Sharqi, this ancient art form for women is fun, exciting and suitable for all body […] Read more »

Brazilian and Latin Musical Bouquet

Delightful Brazilian and Latin musical gems performed by one of Brazil’s great pianists, Maria José Carrasqueira, and Berklee professor, flutist Wendy Rolfe, will be presented in concert at the First Congregational Church of Marion on Saturday, April 22 at 4:00 pm. Their program will include waltzes by Ernesto Nazareth, favorites by Tom Jobim and Heitor […] 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 April 19. This meeting will cover the normal reports and will also feature the Post’s recent update of our lighting courtesy of Eversource’s commitment to reduce energy costs. This is our initial step to refurbish […] Read more »