Mattapoisett Recreation


Mattapoisett Recreation still has openings in the following Winter Programs: Center Stage Kids for ages 5-12 years on Wednesdays from 3:00 – 4:00 pm, December 2 through February 3, at the Center School gymnasium. MATTREC is excited to partner with Tracy Gendreau Fiore for a winter theatre program. Children will learn various aspects of the […] Read more »

Friends of the Mattapoisett COA


Everyone is invited to join the Friends of the Mattapoisett Council on Aging, Inc., a 501(c)(3) nonprofit. The FMCoA serves as the fundraising arm of the Council on Aging. You can become a “Friend” and help out through your annual membership. Pick up the FMCoA membership application at the Senior Center or go online […] Read more »

Machacam Club


The Machacam Club will hold its monthly meeting on December 2 at the Legion Hall, 3 Depot Street. Social time is 5:30 pm; dinner is at 6:00 pm. This meeting will be a ham & bean dinner with pie for dessert. We hope it will prove worthwhile as we try to overcome the ban on […] Read more »

Author To Speak About Being Prepared


No one is promised tomorrow, so what if something happened to you? Are you ready? All ages are encouraged to join What If … Workbook™ author Gwen Morgan as she discusses her comprehensive, easy-to-use guide to get all your affairs in order. Discussion includes, but is not limited to: Keep Track of Financial Data, Burial […] Read more »

Early Childhood Winter Playgroups


The Early Childhood Office will be hosting winter playgroups! Come and join the fun! Our young toddler playgroup is open to children between the ages of 11 months through 3 years old. Children will take part in many fun activities related to the season that will keep your little one busy. You will learn fun […] Read more »

Rochester Council on Aging


The Fitness Room is open and available for members to use. Become a member by paying $20 a month membership fee and use the equipment as many times as it is open in that month. The Fitness Room Schedule is Mondays & Wednesdays, 8:00 – 11:00 am, and Fridays, 1:00 – 4:00 pm. As membership […] Read more »

Nasketucket Bird Club Meeting


During the winter months, a variety of sea ducks begin populating our ponds and bays. We will explore the basics of sea duck ID, behavior, and stories from Nasketucket Bird Club members. We will also talk about the Christmas Bird Count! The event will be held at 7:00 pm on Thursday, November 19 at the […] Read more »

“Hawk Walk” Open to the Community


The Sippican Woman’s Club has invited Diane Welsh to bring her red tailed hawk “Autumn” to Silvershell Beach in Marion on Saturday, November 21 at 10:00 am. Joining Diane will be Michele Losee with her Harris Hawk “Coral” and her Saker Falcon. Additionally, Courtney, a young woman who does rehabilitation with birds of prey, will […] Read more »

Holiday Wreath Fundraiser


Team “Sole Survivors” is holding its hand-decorated holiday wreath fundraiser sale again this year, starting the weekend of Black Friday, November 27 – 29 and then again on the following weekend, December 5 – 6. Balsam wreaths are $18 each with a ribbon, and decorated wreaths are $25 and up. We will also be selling […] Read more »

Mattapoisett Free Public Library News


Holiday Hours: The Library will be closed on Wednesday, November 11 in observance of Veteran’s Day. Programs for the town ceremonies at Old Hammondtown School are available at the Circulation Desk. The Mattapoisett Library will close at noon on Wednesday, November 25, and it will be closed Thursday and Friday, November 26 and 27 to […] Read more »