Mattapoisett Republican Town Committee


The next meeting of the Mattapoisett Republican Town Committee is Wednesday, March 26 at 6:00 pm at the Mattapoisett Public Library. Guest speaker will be Dan Shores, who is a candidate for Congress in the 9th District. Meetings are held in the conference room on the lower level of the Library, and we invite all […] Read more »

Classic Film Friday


On Friday, March 14 at 7:00 pm, the public is invited to the Marion Music Hall for this month’s Classic Film Friday Presentation: The Quiet Man. The event is co-sponsored by the Sippican Historical Society and the Marion Council on Aging, and is offered to the public, free of charge. The 1952 American romantic comedy-drama […] Read more »

South Coast Chamber Music Society


For the final concerts of their winter season, the South Coast Chamber Music Society will present piano trios by Mozart, Rachmaninoff, and Schubert on Saturday, March 8 at St. Gabriel’s Church in Marion at 5:00 pm and on Sunday, March 9 at Grace Church in New Bedford at 4:00 pm. Violinist Piotr Buczek, cellist Tim […] Read more »

Mattapoisett Road Race


The committee met recently to start planning the 44th Annual Mattapoisett Road Race, which will start at Shipyard Park at 9:00 am on July 4. The course is mostly shaded, and winds through the village of Mattapoisett, around Ned’s Point lighthouse and back to Shipyard Park. There are plenty of water stops along the way, […] Read more »

South Coast Bikeway Summit


The South Coast Bikeway Alliance invites all supporters of the South Coast Bikeway to the 4th Annual Bikeway Summit March 27 from 6:00 – 8:00 pm at the Fort Taber Community Center – on the bike path – at 1000 Rodney French Boulevard, New Bedford, MA. Welcoming Reception will begin at 5:00 pm. Come meet […] Read more »

Second Annual Beach Party


The Marion Fireworks Committee will hold the Second Annual Beach Party on Saturday, April 5 at the Marion Music Hall. There will be music, refreshments, auction, and raffle items. Tickets are only $25 per person and are available at Marion Recreation, Top of the Hill Liquors, Serendipity by the Sea and the Marion General Store. […] Read more »

SHS and ETL Special Lecture Presentation


The public is invited to the Marion Music Hall at 7:00 pm on Friday, March 7, as Lawrence S. DiCara discusses Turmoil and Transition in Boston, which is also the topic of his recent political memoir. The book details his rise on the Boston City Council and within the local political scene, as well as […] Read more »

Seussical the Musical


The Old Rochester Regional High School Drama Club will present on April 3 – 6 the Broadway smash hit Seussical the Musical by Composer and Librettist, Stephen Flaherty, and Lyricist and Librettist, Lynn Ahrens. This family-oriented show boasts over 100 talented ORR students. The musical is based on several of Dr. Seuss’ books including: The […] Read more »

Ham & Bean Supper


The American Legion, Florence Eastman Post 280 will hold an Old Fashion Ham & Bean Supper at the Post Hall on April 5 from 5:00 to 6:30 pm. Call 508-758-9311 for reservations or questions. The supper will feature Cole Slaw, Potato Salad, Dessert and Beverage, as well as our signature Baked Ham and Homemade Beans. […] Read more »

One-Man Play


Everyone is invited to the one-man play celebrating the Theater of the 1930s, 1940s, 1950s performed by veteran actor, Stephen Collins. Join us on Thursday, March 20 as Mr. Collins performs monologues from playwrights that include Tennessee Williams, Arthur Miller, Eugene O’Neill and others. Met to rave reviews for over a decade, Mr. Collins’ performances […] Read more »