Plumb Corner Easter


Come celebrate Easter at Plumb Corner Mall, 565 Rounseville Road, Rochester on Saturday, April 19. The event starts at 10:00 am with bag decorating at Countryside Child Care Center and the Hair & Body Solution. The Easter Egg Hunt starts at 10:30 am, and there will be cookie decorating at Rockland Trust, face painting with […] Read more »

First Congregational Church of Rochester


The First Congregational Church of Rochester is pleased to announce that the Reverend Robert Ripley has accepted the position as Senior Pastor beginning March 31. Rev. Ripley and his wife Peggy will be relocating to our area from Bangor, Maine. He was ordained on March 18, 1978 and has been active within the ministry for […] Read more »

From The Mattapoisett Town Clerk’s Desk


Annual Town Election: The last day to register to vote to be able to participate in both the Annual Town Election as well as the Annual Town Meeting is Tuesday April 22. The office will be open until 8:00 pm for that purpose. The polls open at 10:00 am and are open until 8:00 pm; […] Read more »

Marion Democratic Town Committee


The Marion Democratic Town Committee will hold a meeting at the Music Hall, 164 Front Street, Saturday, April 19, at 10:00 am. Brendan Joyce from the Juliette Kayyem campaign will be guest speaker. All Marion Democrats and Independents are welcome. For more information, contact Chairwoman Eileen Marum at 508-748-1282. Read more »

Marion Recreation Classes


Marion Recreation, in conjunction with SBG Eastcoast (Nexus Marital Arts & Fitness), is offering two new classes: Intro to Kickboxing (Adults) and Confident Kids Jiu-Jitsu! Both classes will be held at the Marion Recreation Department, 13 Atlantis Drive on Saturday mornings beginning April 19. The session will run for six weeks until May 24. At […] Read more »

Upcoming ET Library Programs

Taber Library

A Visit to Vietnam with Gary Sousa: Join us at the Elizabeth Taber Library on Tuesday, April 15, at 6:30 pm for a special talk on Vietnam. Gary Sousa, a history teacher at Tabor Academy, traveled to Vietnam four summers ago on a study tour with a number of other educators. His six-week trip began […] Read more »

Mattapoisett Lions Easter Egg Hunt


Come one, come all! Bring your Easter baskets for a hopping good time! The Mattapoisett Lions Club is organizing another Easter Egg Hunt to be held on Saturday, April 12 at Veterans Park, Ned’s Point in Mattapoisett. The fun begins when the Easter Bunny arrives at 10:30 am and the hunt gets underway at 11:00 […] Read more »

Friends of the Mattapoisett Bike Path


April just started and a few brave bikers are out. Can May – and National Bicycle Month – be far behind? This year we hope May be will the start of two new traditions in bike path support: 1) Counting of users on the bike path on May 6, 7, and 8; and 2) The […] Read more »

MPD National Drug Take Back Day


The Mattapoisett Police Department will be participating in a prescription drug disposal day. This event is part of a nationwide initiative by the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration, (DEA). It will be held Saturday, April 26 from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. The purpose of such programs is to allow for safe, legal, and environmentally-friendly disposal […] Read more »

Metal Recycling Fundraiser & Tractor Show


Winter is finally over! The Rochester Country Fair will hold its 2nd Annual Metal Recycling Fundraiser on Saturday, April 26. Get ready for spring and help support the Rochester Country Fair by donating your unwanted ferrous and non-ferrous metals to the Rochester Country Fair! Donations of scrap metal items can be dropped off at the […] Read more »