Ice Cream Tours Selling Fast

Hurry, tickets for the Mattapoisett Tour de Crème are going fast. The event, to be held on May 21, rain or shine, has a ride for everyone with routes of 11, 19, 25, and 50 miles with plenty of stops for ice cream. Cyclists can ride at their own pace or ride with a group […] Read more »

Marion Town-Wide Clean-up

Marion Cub Scout Pack 32 is pleased to announce the town-wide clean-up is back and will be held on Saturday May 6 from 8:30 – 11:00 am. This day will be dedicated to cleaning out your closets as well as around your neighborhood. Headquarters for this event will be Washburn Park, where participants can find […] Read more »

MAC to Host ‘Black & White’ Exhibit

The Marion Art Center is pleased to announce the upcoming opening of an exhibition of Black and White works – pen and ink, charcoal and prints – by artists Anthi Frangiadis, Kim Gatesman and Allen TenBusschen. From Friday, April 21 through Saturday, May 20, both of the Art Center’s galleries will be filled with paintings […] Read more »

Diabetic Boot Camp

Community Nurse Home Care and the Marion Council on Aging present Diabetic Boot Camp on Wednesdays, April 11 – May 2, at 1:00 pm at the Marion Music Hall, 164 Front Street. Whether you are a newly diagnosed diabetic or a seasoned pro looking for new tips, this series has something for everyone. Guest speakers […] Read more »

Need a Bible?

The Mattapoisett Congregational Church has several Bibles that are no longer being used and is giving them away to new homes. If you’d like a Bible, please drop by the church during office hours, 8:30 am to noon, Monday through Friday. You may call ahead to 508-758-2671 to reserve a copy if you wish. Most […] Read more »

ORRHS Steering Committee for NEASC Accreditation

Principal Michael Devoll of Old Rochester Regional High School today announced the names of the steering committee members who will direct the school’s efforts during its self-study and the Accreditation by the Commission on Public Schools of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges. The steering committee will be co-chaired by Ms. Megan Hall […] Read more »

Welcome To Mattapoisett Visitor Guide

The Mattapoisett Historical Commission is pleased to announce their photography selection for the soon-to-be-published Welcome To Mattapoisett visitor guide. Congratulations go to Christina Musser of Mattapoisett who submitted several outstanding photographs including two that will be used for front and back outside covers. Several other local photographers will see their pictures on interior pages. These […] Read more »

A Poetic Confluence

The public is invited to a free lecture by Peter Bergman, Director of the Berkshire Historical Society at Herman Melville’s farm Arrowhead in Pittsfield, MA. Bergman, Director of Communications & Community Relations will speak about the poetry of two uniquely American poets/authors at the Mattapoisett Free Public Library on Sunday, April 23, from 2:00 – […] Read more »

Mattapoisett Tree Committee

Mattapoisett Tree Committee and Tree Warden are pleased to announce the ninth year of Tree City USA participation for the Town of Mattapoisett. One of the requirements of the Tree City USA program is that the town observe Arbor Day, which, at the Monday Selectmen’s meeting, was officially recognized as Friday, April 28. Tree Warden […] Read more »

Senior Group Exercise Class

May 3 starts a new 10-week session of Senior Group Exercise and Fitness with Janet Memoli, every Wednesday and Friday, 9:30 – 10:30 am at the Marion Music Hall, 164 Front Street. Sponsored by the Marion Council on Aging and Gleason Family YMCA, this class is $35 for 10 weeks and free for members of […] Read more »