Mattapoisett Historical Society’s Annual Meeting

Photo by Anne Kakley

Please join us for the Mattapoisett Historical Society’s Annual Meeting on Sunday, September 25 at 2:00 pm at 5 Church Street, Mattapoisett. After we attend to business including some important strategic thinking, Seth Mendell, President Emeritus, will share some tales about fires in Mattapoisett. If you have questions, please call 508-758-2844, email or check […] Read more »

Free Mahjong Lessons


A Marion Council on Aging volunteer will offer free Mahjong lessons on Friday, September 23 beginning at 11:00 am in the Great Room at Tabor Academy, 188 Front Street, Marion. Participants are asked to register in advance by calling 508-748-3570. If you have a Mahjong set, please feel free to bring it with you. Read more »

Machacam Club Meeting


The Machacam Club will hold the first meeting of the new year on October 5 at the Legion Hall at 3 Depot Street. Social time is 5:30 pm; dinner is at 6:00pm. The meal will be lasagna, tossed salad, garlic bread and pie for dessert. Our speaker for the evening will be Catherine Heuberger. Catherine […] Read more »

Medicare And Medication


From $0 to $48 a month, just like that. This is what someone just realized they would have had to pay with the changes to their stand-alone drug plan. Luckily, that person was able to find a better plan to keep their costs down. How? They met with a S.H.I.N.E. Counselor at the Council on […] Read more »

Rochester Historical Society


The next meeting of the Rochester Historical Society will be on Wednesday, September 21 at 7:00 pm at the East Rochester Church/Museum. The program for the meeting is The Haskell Family and their Historic Homes in Rochester presented by Betty Beaulieu. All are welcome and refreshments will be served following the program. Read more »

Old-Fashioned Hymn Sing

Occasion Singers - corrected

The Evangelical Zion Church at 2239 Cranberry Highway( Route 28/Carver Road) will host a community hymn sing on Sunday, September 25 at 6:00 pm. Come and enjoy your favorite requested hymns. Free admission, but a free offering will be taken. Come one, come all, and listen to Ms. Sheila Perry play the piano, enjoy a […] Read more »

Tour of Historic Radio Tower Property


The Sippican Lands Trust invites you and your family to join us for a guided tour of our historic Radio Tower Property on Saturday, September 24 at 10:00 am (Rain date is Saturday, October 1, 10:00 am). The property was acquired by the SLT in 1986 and is the actual site of the once-active Marconi […] Read more »

Dawn Tripp to Speak at the Mattapoisett Library


Dawn Tripp, author of the award-winning book Georgia: a Novel of Georgia O’Keeffe, will be speaking at the Mattapoisett Free Public Library as part of its Purrington Series on Sunday, October 2 at 2:00 pm. Books will be available for purchase and signing, and a reception sponsored by the Library Trust will follow the presentation. […] Read more »

Marion Art Center Opening


The Marion Art Center is pleased to announce the upcoming opening of an exhibition of coastal landscapes by Peggy Call-Conley and Deidre Tao. From Friday, September 30 to Friday, November 11, both of the Art Center’s galleries will be filled with paintings by two talented artists. A reception in their honor will be held on […] Read more »

Counting Crows (and other birds)


You, too, can be part of one of the largest citizen science projects in the world. The Nasketucket Bird Club will present a program about “eBird: The Ins and Outs” from Evan Dalton. Dalton is the Lead Instructor, Landbird Conservation for Manomet, a world-renowned organization leading the way in science and education based on 50 […] Read more »