Friend’s Book Sale


The Friends of the Mattapoisett Library’s Annual Book Sale will start off with a Members-Only Preview, Wednesday, July 16 from 6:00 to 8:00 pm, continuing on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, July 17, 18 and 19 from 10:00 am until 4:00 pm. The sale will be held in the downstairs meeting room of the Mattapoisett Free […] Read more »

July Programs at Plumb Library


“Just the Facts,” the nonfiction book discussion group, will be reading Travels with Charley: In Search of America, by John Steinbeck. In September 1960, John Steinbeck and his poodle Charley embarked on a journey across America. This chronicle of their trip meanders through scenic backroads and speeds along anonymous superhighways, moving from small towns to […] Read more »

Marion Concert Band


The 2014 concert season of the Marion Concert Band will begin with an evening of patriotic music on Saturday, July 5, in celebration of Independence Day. The concert will be held at the Robert Broomhead Bandstand on Island Wharf on Front Street. This concert, as well as the rest of the concerts in the series, […] Read more »

Habitat for Cats Annual Yard Sale


Habitat for Cats will hold its annual yard sale on Saturday, June 28 from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm (rain or shine) at the Smith Mills Congregational Church Hall, 11 Anderson Way, North Dartmouth. (Directly across from Burger King on Rte. 6, near intersection of Hathaway Road.) Proceeds will benefit homeless cats. If you have […] Read more »

Summer in the Sun


The Mattapoisett Woman’s Club invites you to share some time with us during three upcoming fun and fundraising events. Saturday, June 28, is our first event, the “Down by the Bay” garden tour which takes place from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm, rain or shine. Stop by one of the following merchants this week to […] Read more »

Down by the Bay


This is the last week you have the opportunity to buy garden tour and lunch tickets for the Mattapoisett Woman’s Club 2014 garden tour, “Down by the Bay.” The tour takes place on Saturday, June 28 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm, rain or shine. Luncheon reservations will close on Sunday, June 22. Stop by […] Read more »

Gardens by the Sea


A tour of beautiful Marion Gardens, sponsored by St. Gabriel’s Episcopal Church will be held on Friday, July 11 from 10.30 am to 4:30 pm, rain or shine. Admission is $20. Tickets may be purchased at The Bookstall in Marion, The Marion General Store, and at the church office on South Street in Marion. The […] Read more »

Marion Art Center Events


The Summer Members Art Show will open at the Marion Art Center on Friday, July 18 with an opening reception honoring the artists from 6:00 to 8:00 pm. All artist members in good standing of the Marion Art Center are invited to submit two pieces for this non-juried exhibition. Artists should drop off their work […] Read more »

Marion Republican Town Committee


The Marion Republican Town Committee will conduct its next monthly meeting on Tuesday, July 1 at 7:00 pm at the Marion Music Hall, 164 Front Street, Marion. The guest speaker for this meeting will be Mark Alliegro – a Republican candidate for the 9th U.S. Congressional District. The public and new members are welcome. Read more »

Elizabeth Taber Library Events

Taber Library

Fizz Boom Read! at the Elizabeth Taber Library! Children ages 2-12 and their families can discover the joy of reading at the Elizabeth Taber Library this summer. The fun begins on Monday, June 23 and continues until Friday, August 1. Play the “Fizz Boom Read” Reading Game for fun prizes and a good cause. Thanks […] Read more »