A History of Plymouth County Corrections


Join the Mattapoisett Historical Society and Deputy Lisa Budge-Johnson of the Plymouth County Sheriff’s Department for her talk “Plymouth County Corrections: Then and Now” on Sunday, January 25 at 2:00 pm at the Mattapoisett Historical Society museum. Through photographs and fascinating historical facts, Deputy Budge-Johnson will give us an interesting look into the history of […] Read more »

Free Movie:Last Tuesday of the Month


The Hundred-Foot Journey (PG 122 min.) is being shown at the Mattapoisett Council on Aging, CoA Senior Center, Center School, 17 Barstow St., on Tuesday, January 27 at 12:00 noon. The free movie is sponsored by the Friends of the Mattapoisett CoA. The Hundred-Foot Journey is a film about the cross-pollination between French and Indian […] Read more »

Hear the Chief

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Mattapoisett Police Chief Mary Lyons has agreed to make brief remarks at the Saturday, January 17 Annual Meeting of the Friends of the Mattapoisett Council on Aging. The 10:00 am meeting is open to the public. Come to the Mattapoisett Free Public Library meeting room. The election of Directors, the business of the meeting, is […] Read more »

Spaghetti Dinner


The Marion Fire Fighters Association will hold their annual Spaghetti Dinner, Saturday January 31 between 5:00 and 7:00 pm at the Marion VFW Pavilion on Route 6. Tickets will be $8 for adults and $4 for children 12 and under, available at the door. Read more »

January Programs at Plumb Library


For 2015, the Café Parlez theme is “Real People, Imagined.” All year, we will be reading novels about the lives of real people, such as Laura Bridgeman (What is Visible), Robert Louis Stevenson (Under the Wide and Starry Sky), Pearl Buck (Pearl of China), and Maria Anna Mozart (Mozart’s Sister). The Café Parlez’ selection for […] Read more »

Fate? Luck? Coincidence?


The Mattapoisett Woman’s Club will hold their January meeting on Thursday, January 15 at noon in Reynard Hall at the Mattapoisett Congregational Church, 17 Church Street. Our January program will feature a talk about a 14-year old boy named Manjiro, a shipwreck on Torishima Island and the whaling ship John Howland. Please join us to […] 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 21. The meeting will cover the Ham & Bean supper of January 10, as well as the upcoming suppers planned for February and March. These events have to be successful as Boys’ & Girls’ […] Read more »

Sippican Woman’s Club

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The Sippican Woman’s Club invites members and guests to an evening meeting on Monday, January 12 at 7:00 pm at Harriet’s Outback, 7 Cottage Street, Marion. Please join us for wine and cheese followed by a very brief business meeting followed by an 8:00 pm thought-provoking program “Cleaning Out Life Clutter: Spring Cleaning for the […] Read more »

Marion Pack 32 Fundraiser


The Marion Pack 32 Cub Scouts, with the sponsorship of the Marion Recreation Department, will hold a Tabor Skate on Sunday, January 11. Coffee, hot chocolate and home-made treats will also be available! Come on over and join the Scouts for a great time of skating and great treats, while supporting the Scouts of Marion! […] Read more »

Marion Recreation’s Vacation Day Fun


The kids have just gone back to school after Winter Break, but they have another holiday coming up! Plan ahead and send your kids to Marion Recreation’s Vacation Day Fun on Monday, January 19 from 9:00 am – 5:00 pm! Only $40 per child. This event is for boys and girls in First through Sixth […] Read more »