Rochester Historical Society Meeting


June’s Historical Society meeting will be a walk down memory lane remembering all the fun places in Rochester that are no longer there. It takes place on Wednesday, June 18 at 7:00 pm at the East Rochester Church/Museum, 355 County Rd. If you have any pictures of these or any other places where Rochesterites spent […] Read more »

Mattapoisett Historical Society Open House

Photo by Anne Kakley

Please join us at the Mattapoisett Historical Society, 5 Church Street, on Thursday, June 26 at 5:00 pm for our annual Open House. This summer, the Mattapoisett Historical Society will commend the work of Mattapoisett’s Finest – the Fire and Police – in a special summer exhibit featuring the history and community contributions of these […] Read more »

June Programs at Plumb Library


On Monday, June 23 at 3:30 pm, kick off the 2014 Fizz Boom Read! Summer Reading Program with Plumb Library and Mike the Bubble Man! Mike brings magic and science to the stage with this interactive 45-minute indoor show about bubbles! Through music, choreography, and comedy, bubbles – in all different shapes and sizes – […] Read more »

Mattapoisett Republican Town Committee


The next meeting of the Mattapoisett Republican Town Committee is Wednesday, June 25 at 6:00 pm at the Mattapoisett Public Library. Guest speaker will be Dan Shores, who is a candidate for Congress in the 9th District. Meetings are held in the conference room on the lower level of the Library, and we invite all […] Read more »

World Blood Donor Day


Mattapoisett resident and reigning Miss New Bedford, Jillian Zucco, will be hosting a blood drive on World Blood Donor Day on Saturday, June 14. Teaming up with Southcoast Health and the New Bedford Bay Sox, the 21 year-old nursing student will be at the Paul Walsh Field in New Bedford with the Southcoast Blood Donor […] Read more »

Super Duper Annual Summer Fair


The First Congregational Church of Marion is announcing preparations are well under way for their Super Duper Annual Summer Fair to be held on the Church grounds and Main Street in Marion on Saturday, July 26. Featured items on the newly expanded craft table include painted bird houses, hand-painted slates, decorative iPhone covers, lawn decorations […] Read more »

American Legion 2nd Annual Clam Boil


The American Legion, Florence Eastman Post 280, will hold a Clam Boil under the tent in Shipyard Park in Mattapoisett on July 12 from 4:00 to 6:30 pm. Call Mike at 508-758-9311 for reservations or questions. The Boil will include our special chowder, two pounds of clams, stuffing, sweet corn, onion, potato, sausage and linguica. […] Read more »

Summer Teen Dances


The Mattapoisett Track Club will once again sponsor summer teen dances on Holmes Wharf this summer. Dances will be every Thursday night, with the first dance on Thursday, June 19 and the last scheduled for August 21. Dances will be held between the hours of 7:30 pm and 10:30 pm. Admission is limited to students […] Read more »

Rochester Women’s Club


The Rochester Women’s Club has been advertising a Scholarship Dance to be held on Saturday, June 7 at the Redmen Hall in Wareham. Unfortunately, due to poor ticket sales, this dance has been cancelled. Anyone holding tickets who would like a refund, please call Nancy at 508-654-6621. Meanwhile, we are still holding our First Annual […] Read more »