Early April Programs at Plumb Library

April is National Greyhound Adoption Month. On Saturday, April 1 from 10:30 – 11:30 am, you can meet our reading/therapy dog, Amos, and learn about greyhounds, their origins and anatomy, what makes them great pets, and care requirements from Denise Schumtiz. Denise is an adoption representative from Greyhound Pets of America, Massachusetts. She has been […] Read more »

24th Annual Buzzards Bay Swim

With spring on the horizon, there’s no better time to test the waters and get ready for the 24th annual Buzzards Bay Swim on Saturday, June 24. With nearly 200 swimmers and 20 teams already signed up, the Swim promises to be a fun, philanthropic outdoor event that you won’t want to miss. Swimmers can […] Read more »

RLT Annual Meeting Has New Venue

The Annual Meeting of the Rochester Land Trust has a new venue this year. Instead of the usual Pot Luck at the Congregational Church Hall, the meeting will be held at Covanta SEMASS at 141 Cranberry Highway (Route 28) on Wednesday, April 12 at 6:00 pm. The public is invited to attend the brief business […] Read more »

Spring Art Class for Tweens at MAC

The Marion Art Center is now accepting registrations for the following children’s art class for spring 2017: Fashion Design & Illustration for Tweens (ages 9-12): Tuesdays, 3:30 to 5:30 pm; April 4 to May 30 (8 weeks – no class on April 18); Instructor: Catherine Carter; Tuition: $180 for MAC members* and $195 for non-members […] Read more »

Rochester Democratic Town Committee

The Rochester Democratic Town Committee will be holding its caucus on Saturday, April 1 from 11:00 to 11:30 am in the conference room of the Rochester Town Hall, 1 Constitution Way, to elect delegates to the State Democratic Convention that will be held at the DCU Center in Worcester, MA on Saturday, June 3. The […] Read more »

Knights Teen Dance

The Next Knights Teen Dance is Friday March 24 from 7pm to 10pm for $8 at The Knights, 57 Fairhaven Rd. in Mattapoisett. A safe place for 6th, 7th and 8th graders to socialize, dance and listen to their favorite music on a Friday Night. Knights of Columbus Chaperones and a uniformed police officer are […] Read more »

Nasketucket Bird Club Meeting

Ever wonder about those summertime flying cigars with wings way up in the sky? Find out more about those mosquito-eating machines at the next meeting of the Nasketucket Bird Club, Thursday evening March 23, at the Mattapoisett Free Public Library at 7:00 pm. The library is located on Barstow Street and is handicapped accessible. Chimney […] Read more »

Bible Faith Milestones Classes

Mattapoisett Congregational Church offers Communion and Bible Faith Milestones classes starting Sunday, March 26. Communion Faith Milestone is offered to children in grades 2-6 to further explore the Communion Sacrament. Through storytelling, symbolism, and hands-on activities like bread making, art, and sign language, children with gain a new understanding of the meaning and mystery. Parents […] Read more »

Mattapoisett Democratic Town Caucus

The Mattapoisett Democratic Town Committee will hold its annual caucus on Saturday, March 25 from 10:15 to 10:45 am in the conference room of the Mattapoisett Library, 7 Barstow Street, to elect delegates to the State Democratic Convention that will be held at the Tsongas Center in Lowell, MA on Saturday, June 3. All Mattapoisett […] Read more »

Rochester Rabies Clinic

The Rochester Rabies Clinic will be held on Sunday, April 9 from 12:00 to 2:00 pm at the Grange Hall on Hartley Road in Rochester. Shots are $12 each and will be given by Dr. J. Brito, DVM. Licensing will be available for Rochester residents: $10 for intact males or unspayed females; $7 for spayed […] Read more »