Marion Art Center Fall Classes

MAC Bell Tower

The Marion Art Center is now accepting registrations for its Fall 2015 classes. The Marion Art Center is located at 80 Pleasant Street (main entrance is on Main Street) in Marion. For more information, please call 508-748-1266 or to register for any of the Fall 2015 classes on-line, visit Adult Classes Watercolor Painting for […] Read more »

September 10th AHA! Night


Celebrate the rich diversity of New Bedford’s cultures and “Festa, Fiesta and Fete” with AHA! Downtown New Bedford will come alive on September 10 to celebrate the history and cultures of the Whaling City through art, food and stories. AHA! (Arts, History and Architecture!) is a FREE family-friendly event held rain or shine on the […] Read more »

Mattapoisett Community Blood Drive


There will be a Community Blood Drive sponsored by the Bay Club of Mattapoisett on Thursday, September 10 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm at the Bay Club Training Room located at 63 County Road in Mattapoisett. Bay Club employees and members can schedule an appointment to donate at the Members Service Desk inside the […] Read more »

2nd Annual Adam Bomb Motorcycle Run


On August 30, area motorcyclists will gather in a fundraising run to honor the memory of Adam Taylor with the proceeds going toward children and teens in the local area. Taylor was a resident of Acushnet who lost his life in November 2013 after he was involved in a car accident caused by a drunk […] Read more »

From Alaska to the Bayview Hotel


Join the Mattapoisett Historical Society and Seth Mendell on Sunday, September 6 at 5:30 pm at Shipyard Park as he talks about the life of Whaling Master Charles Bryant, who was instrumental in the purchase of Alaska and in later life the proprietor of Mattapoisett’s Bayview Hotel. In case of rain, meet at the Mattapoisett […] Read more »

Memoir Writing Workshop at the ETL

Taber Library

What’s black and white and read all over? If you write it well, your memoir! Record your precious memories before they fade. The Elizabeth Taber Library and the Sippican Historical Society have teamed up again this year to offer a free, four-session memoir writing course, led by Marion’s Judy Rosbe, an accomplished author and historian, […] Read more »

St. Philip’s Annual Hymn Sing


The Rev. Jeffrey Cave, Retired, Diocese of Atlanta GA and author of “The Church by the Town Beach” will conduct services at 8:00 am and 10:00 am on Sunday, August 30 at St. Philip’s Episcopal Church, Mattapoisett. All are invited to attend. Then, at 4:30 pm, The Rev. Cave will lead a Hymn Sing with […] Read more »

Free Introductory Flag Football Clinic


Join MATTREC and Old Rochester Varsity Football players for a free introductory Flag Football Clinic. The flag football season kicks off on September 13 at Mariner Youth Soccer Fields. Come see what it’s all about at our introductory clinics on Sunday, August 30 from 9:00 – 10:00 am and Wednesday, September 2 from 6:30 – […] Read more »

The Call of the Sea


On Friday, August 28, the Marion Concert Band will close its 2015 season with a concert featuring a nautical theme. The program is as follows: National Anthem Hands Across the Sea – J. P. Sousa Seagate Overture – J. Swearingen Fantasy on American Sailing Songs – C. Grundman Under the Sea (from “The Little Mermaid”) […] Read more »

Tri-County Music Association


The Tri-County Music Association wishes to congratulate the 2015 recipients of the John R. Pandolfi Scholarship for musical studies. Since 1962, the Tri-County Music Association has been working hard to bring quality music to the community and to assist local youth in achieving dreams of doing the same. Each year, this association distributes $12,000 in […] Read more »