Rochester Women’s Club


The Rochester Women’s Club has been advertising a Scholarship Dance to be held on Saturday, June 7 at the Redmen Hall in Wareham. Unfortunately, due to poor ticket sales, this dance has been cancelled. Anyone holding tickets who would like a refund, please call Nancy at 508-654-6621. Meanwhile, we are still holding our First Annual […] Read more »

Women’s Center 19th Annual Golf Tournament


The Women’s Center (TWC) is preparing for its 19th Annual Golf Tournament, which will be held on Monday, June 16 at the Fall River Country Club, Fall River, MA. Registration begins at 11:00 am with a shotgun start of 12:30 pm. All proceeds from this charity golf tournament benefit programs and direct services for victims […] Read more »

St. Rose of Lima Chicken Barbecue


The St. Rose of Lima Parish in Rochester will hold their 51st Chicken Barbecue on Sunday, June 22, beginning at noon. This day of family fun begins with St. Rose of Lima’s tasty and ever-popular chicken dinner prepared on their open barbecue pits. The menu includes half a chicken with cranberry sauce, corn, potato, roll, […] Read more »

SHS and ETL Lecture Presentation


On Friday, June 13 at 7:00 pm, the public is invited to the Marion Music Hall, as historian Gary Sousa presents The Civil Rights Act – Fifty Years Later. In 1964, Congress passed Public Law 88-352 (78 Stat. 241), the groundbreaking legislation commonly known as the Civil Rights Act. The Act forbids discrimination on the […] Read more »

Tapestry of Innovation


The Marion Art Center announces that it will host an exhibition entitled “Tapestry of Innovation” from Friday, June 6 until Saturday, July 12. The exhibition will feature the diverse work of three award-winning artists from Rhode Island: contemporary basket maker Arlene K. McGonagle; printmaker Carol Strause FitzSimonds; and the watercolor paintings of Susan E. Patterson. […] Read more »

Marion Republican Town Committee


The Marion Republican Town Committee will conduct its next monthly meeting on Tuesday, June 3 at 7:00 pm at the Marion Music Hall, 164 Front Street, Marion. The guest speaker for this meeting will be John Miller, the Republican candidate for Attorney General. The public and new members are welcome. Read more »

Frogs at the Bogs


Listen to the melodic sounds of frogs during “Frogs at the Bogs,” a free program for adults and families at The Bogs at the Mattapoisett River Reserve (approximately 137 Acushnet Rd., Mattapoisett) on Friday, May 30 at 7:00 pm. During this guided evening walk, you’ll learn some fun facts about frogs, and maybe even see […] Read more »

Marion Fire Fighters Association


The Marion Fire Fighters Association is honored to recognize the lifetime commitment and dedication of service to the Marion Fire Department by Deputy Chief Nathan B. Nye, Sr. In collaboration with the Nye Family and F.F. Brian Avila, an engraved dedication monument will be placed at the entrance to Marion Fire Station Two where Deputy […] Read more »

Free Movie: Last Tuesday of the Month


The Monuments Men (PG-13, 1 hr. 52 min.) is playing at the Mattapoisett Senior Center, Center School, Barstow St., on Tuesday, May 27 at 12:00 noon. Sponsored by the Friends of the Mattapoisett Council on Aging (formally known as the Friends of the Elderly), the movie is free. You get two pizza slices for only […] Read more »