MNHM After-School Programs

The Marion Natural History Museum Fall/Winter 2018 after-school programs will include: September 26– Netting the shore – We will be enjoying one of the last warm days of summer by using the seining net to collect a few critters to identify and document before they move out to sea. Please bring a suit or wear […] Read more »

Rochester Council on Aging

For the complete newsletter, please visit us at 67 Dexter Lane, Rochester to pick up a newsletter or visit us on our website at rochestermaseniorcenter.com/ to download the newsletter. For weekly updates, don’t forget to follow us on our Facebook page: www.facebook.com/rochestercoa/ In September there are a lot of upcoming day trips. So please give […] Read more »

Seasonal Flu Clinics

The Marion and Rochester Boards of Health will sponsor the 2018 seasonal flu clinics for all residents. The flu vaccine will be available in the injectable form for ages 2 years old and over, nasal mist for ages 2-18, and the high dose vaccine for ages 65 years and over.             Those attending the flu […] Read more »

Sippican Historical Society

In 1998, the Sippican Historical Society commissioned an architectural survey of Marion’s historic homes and buildings. The survey was funded one-half by the Sippican Historical Society and one-half by the Massachusetts Historical Commission. Due to the limits of funding, not all of the historic buildings were surveyed, but over 100 were catalogued and photographed. The […] Read more »

Mattapoisett Cub Scout Pack 53

Mattapoisett Cub Scout Pack 53 invites families with children in 1st – 5th grade to join us for our Kickoff Party on Thursday, September 20from 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm on the field at Center School with food and games. If you like Pinewood Derby racing, zoo animals, rocket launching, STEM workshops, playing games, and […] Read more »

Marion Cultural Council Seeks Funding Proposals

Marion Cultural Council is excited to receive online grant applications for individuals and organizations for STEAM related projects that will help to enrich the Marion community. Marion Cultural Council has set an October 15deadline for organizations, schools, and individuals to apply for grants that support cultural activities and proposals for community-oriented arts, humanities, and science […] Read more »

Rochester Council on Aging

For the complete newsletter, please visit us at 67 Dexter Lane in Rochester, MA or visit us on our website: rochestermaseniorcenter.com/ to download the newsletter. For weekly updates, please don’t forget to follow us on our Facebook page: www.facebook.com/rochestercoa/ There are a lot of upcoming trips in September. So please give us a call or […] Read more »

Library Assistance for Color Blindness

If you are someone who is affected by color blindness, new glasses you can borrow from the Mattapoisett Free Public Library might offer you a new visual experience. Thanks to a generous donation from the Mattapoisett Lions Club, the library now lends a pair of EnChroma glasses, designed for use with a particular type of […] Read more »

Marion Cub Scout Pack 32

2018 is a new beginning for scouting as we now welcome both girls and boys from kindergarten to grade 5 to participate in all the fun and learning that Cub Scouts provides. Scouts and adult volunteers are welcome! Marion scouts meet on Thursday evenings and have tons of additional optional events on weekends and vacations. […] Read more »

Mattapoisett Cultural Council Grant Proposals

Mattapoisett Cultural Council seeks grant proposals for community-oriented arts, humanities, and science programs until October 15. Grants are available to support cultural projects and activities in and around Mattapoisett – including exhibits, festivals, field trips, short-term artist residencies or performances in schools, workshops, and lectures. This year, Mattapoisett Cultural Council will distribute about $9,000 in […] Read more »