Marion Cultural Council LCC Grant


The Marion Cultural Council is seeking funding proposals for community-oriented arts, humanities and science projects for the FY15 LCC cycle. Application forms for the grants are available online at Form templates are also available at the Elizabeth Taber Library, 8 Spring Street, Marion. Please visit the Massachusetts Cultural Council website for details regarding the […] Read more »

Rochester Democratic Committee


Rochester Democrats are looking for interested Democrats to serve on the Town Democratic Committee. Registered Democrats must sign the nomination paper and name will be placed on the ballot for next town election. Please call Carol St. Don at 508-763-2795 to sign up for more information. Read more »

FMCoA Annual End of Summer Luncheon


Are you a member of the Friends of the Mattapoisett Council on Aging (FMCoA) or a Mattapoisett Senior (60+)? If so, you are invited to join us for our Annual End of Summer Luncheon on Thursday, September 17. It starts at 12:00 noon at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 57 Fairhaven Road (Rte. 6), Mattapoisett, […] Read more »

Looking Forward; Reflecting Back


The Mattapoisett Woman’s Club will hold their first regular meeting of the fall on September 17 at noon in Reynard Hall of the Mattapoisett Congregational Church, 27 Church Street. This will be a busy year for our club members as we review our very successful summer fundraising, continue our research into the history of our […] Read more »

Carrington Medals On Display


The Sippican Historical Society recently received the military medals of long-time Marion resident, George W. Carrington. Upon his death, Carrington’s good friend, John P. Kendall of Marion, received the colonel’s medals, which Mr. Kendall had framed and then donated to the Society. The Sippican Historical Society has hung the medals, along with Col. Carrington’s obituary, […] Read more »

Mattapoisett Yacht Club


The Mattapoisett Yacht Club will wrap up its sailing season with its annual Fall Round the Bay Race on Saturday, September 19. All boats with a PHRF rating are welcome to race. The entry fee is $40 for MYC members and $50 for non-members. To register, go to Entry forms must be in by […] Read more »

South Coast Summer Bike Challenge


The official tallies have not yet been released, but Mattapoisett and Fairhaven are at the top of the leaderboard in the South Coast Summer Bike Challenge and in the Massachusetts Bike Challenge as well. Mattapoisett men and women putting in a strong showing include Marc Anderson, Gary Johnson, Jack Hiller, Steve Estevez, Lisa Winsor, Kim […] Read more »

Tri- Town Field Hockey


Mattapoisett and Marion Recreation are offering a new fall program to Tri-Town residents in Grades 3-8. Former Junior High coach and alumni ORR field hockey player Kayla Souza will run an instructional clinic and fall field hockey league for Tri-Town children in Grades 3-8. The field hockey season kicks off on September 22 at Silvershell […] Read more »

Mattapoisett Recreation


Mattapoisett Recreation still has space in the following Fall Programs:             Fitness, Fun & Games: Ages 3-5 years. A new program that allows young children to expend some energy and make new friends. Props such as parachutes, tunnels, hoops and puppets will be incorporated to make sessions fun and kid friendly! Classes are held on […] Read more »

Teenage Assistants Needed at the MNHM


The Marion Natural History Museum is in need of a teenage assistant or two to help with afterschool programs – mainly crowd control and helping small groups with a project. Babysitting experience and/or interest in nature or science is preferred but not necessary. We meet every other Wednesday afternoon from 3:00 to 4:30 pm, and […] Read more »