Volunteers Needed to Bring Back the Blues


On Saturday, March 7, The Trustees of Reservations will offer a training session for volunteers interested in helping to monitor bluebird nest boxes this coming spring. The Trustees protect many properties with open fields that provide an ideal breeding habitat for rare species including Eastern Bluebirds. There are dozens of volunteer-built bluebird boxes on several […] Read more »

March Programs at Plumb Library


Debbie O’Carroll’s Magic Irish Tea Party: Saturday, March 7, 1:00 – 2:00 pm. Debbie’s magic tea pot is the center of this participatory magic show with the Irish Fairy Godmother for children ages 3-7 at the Joseph H. Plumb Memorial Library, 17 Constitution Way, Rochester. After the show, the children will join in a creative […] Read more »

Rochester Council on Aging


The Rochester Council on Aging has been awarded a grant to launch the national (NCOA) model 12-week program, “Aging Mastery Program (AMP),” by the Massachusetts Association of Councils on Aging & Senior Centers (MCOA). Rochester Council on Aging is one of fifteen in Massachusetts to win the competitive grant process to launch this innovative program. […] Read more »

Social Security Program at Plumb Library


On Thursday, March 5 at 6:30 pm at the Joseph H. Plumb Memorial Library, 17 Constitution Way, Rochester, William J. Goldsmith, CRP, CLU, LIA, and the president of LifeTime Financial Strategies, LLC, will present a seminar called “Solving the Social Security Puzzle.” This seminar will address your important questions about Social Security such as: – […] Read more »

22nd annual Buzzards Bay Swim


New Bedford Harbor may be icy and covered with snow right now, but the warmth of summer will be here before we know it! If you love to swim and want to make a difference for our local environment, then sign up for the Buzzards Bay Coalition’s 22nd annual Buzzards Bay Swim on Saturday, June […] Read more »

Marion Republican Town Committee


The Marion Republican Town Committee will conduct its next monthly meeting on Tuesday, March 3 at 7:00 pm at the Marion Music Hall, 164 Front Street, Marion. The public and new members are welcome. Read more »

Classic Film Friday

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On Friday, March 6 at 7:00 pm, the public is invited to the Marion Music Hall for the month’s Classic Film Friday presentation, Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb. The event is co-sponsored by the Sippican Historical Society and the Marion Council on Aging, and is offered to […] Read more »

Blood Drive at Tabor Academy


In October 2013, two days before she turned one, Pippa Larsen, child of a faculty member at Tabor Academy, was unexpectedly diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia (A.L.L.). She immediately began a two-year chemotherapy treatment at Boston Children’s Hospital and the Dana Farber Cancer Institute. Her treatment involved many blood and platelet transfusions, more than the […] Read more »

Beethoven Concerts


Music from Land’s End Wareham is pleased to announce three outstanding concerts that you will not want to miss, no matter whether you are in Boston, Marion or Wareham! Violinist Ariadne Daskalakis and pianist Miri Yampolsky perform Beethoven’s ten sonatas for violin and piano, an artistic feat for two talented and professional musicians. Schedule: Thursday, […] Read more »

Aging Mastery Program


This free 12-week wellness program is run every Thursday beginning March 12 through June 4 from 2:15 – 4:00 pm at the Rochester Senior Center, 67 Dexter Lane, Rochester. Please RSVP to the Rochester Senior Center today at 508-763-8723. Space is limited and this program will fill up fast; only 30 spots are available. Take […] Read more »