Holiday Season at the Mattapoisett Museum


The Mattapoisett Historical Society’s Museum will open for the Holiday Season on Saturday, December 6 from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm. Light refreshments will be served. Have fun viewing the exhibit Beloved Books: Bygone Children’s Treasures while shopping for unique Mattapoisett gifts at our Arts and Crafts Holiday Fair. The museum will continue to be […] Read more »

Rochester Historical Society at Plumb Library


The Rochester Historical Society will be participating in the Plumb Library Holiday Open House on Saturday, December 6 from 10:00 am – 3:00 pm. The Historical Society will be selling their Rochester sweatshirts, T-shirts, hats, books, handmade wooden Rochester notion boxes, cards and cup plates. Stop in to get great items for Christmas gifts or […] Read more »

Old Rochester’s Winter Farmers’ Market


The Old Rochester’s Winter Farmers’ Market will be held on Saturday, December 13 from 10:00 am – 1:00 pm. The market will have a number of vendors that provide fresh vegetables, cheeses, breads, goodies, soups, homemade wool items, meat, coffee, homemade pizza, soaps, olive oil, local wines, yogurt, knife sharpening, artisan crafts and much more! […] Read more »

Sippican Woman’s Club Holiday House Tour


Save the date! The annual Holiday House Tour will be held from 10:00 am until 4:00 pm on Saturday, December 13 when five Marion homeowners will open their homes to the tour. The theme this year is ‘White Christmas, With a Sparkle’. Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 on Tour Day. Advance tickets can […] Read more »

Not Your Average Christmas Decorations


The Mattapoisett Woman’s Club started off the Christmas season early this week by decorating at three mansions in Newport, Rhode Island. The Historic Landscapes & Horticulture of The Preservation Society of Newport County enlists volunteers to help decorate the mansions for the holidays and thanks to Sue Mitchell, who contacted Jim Donahue, Curator of the […] Read more »

A Festival of Lessons & Carols

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Tabor Academy invites the public to come and celebrate the spirit of the season with them in Wickenden Chapel on December 14 at 7:30 pm as Tabor choristers hold their traditional carol service. The public is invited to this free event that is sure to instill the holiday spirit in all. This year, Tabor students […] Read more »

Mattapoisett Boy Scout Wreath Sale


Decorate your home with wreaths that will be on sale at Town Hall during Saturday, December 13 from 1:00 to 3:00 pm. This event is a Mattapoisett Boy Scout Troop 53 fundraiser. Come and support your local Boy Scout Troop and enjoy a free hot cup of coffee or hot chocolate while making your selections […] Read more »

Plumb Library Food for Fines


From December 1-26, Plumb Library patrons can donate nonperishable food items for Damien’s Pantry, or pet food items for local animal shelters, and their fines will be cleared. Clean out your overdues for the New Year. This does not cover lost book or card fees, or copying or faxing fees. For more information, call the […] Read more »

Beanie Baby Fundraiser for Pets


Please join us for our annual Beanie Baby fundraiser to benefit pets in need. A Helping Paw has been collecting Beanies all year long, and thanks to generous donors we have hundreds from which to choose! All have been gently loved and are now in need of loving new homes. The fundraiser will be held […] Read more »