MAC ArtStart Registration

The Marion Art Center is pleased to announce that registration for ArtStart 2017 will open on Tuesday, January 24 for MAC Members and will open on Tuesday, January 31 for the general public. Led by Director Jamie Wiksten, ArtStart is a summer arts program for children ages 4½ to 9 years. The program was founded […] Read more »

Technology Help with Tabor Academy Students

Do you need technology assistance with an electronic device you recently bought or acquired? Then stop into the Elizabeth Taber Library on Sunday, January 29, sometime between 2:00 – 3:00 pm for one-on-one help with a Tabor Academy student. Other upcoming sessions are scheduled for February 26 and April 9 at 2:00 pm. Registration is […] Read more »

Opiate Awareness Series

A four-part Opiate Awareness Series will be offered by St. Gabriel’s Episcopal Church and Healthy Tri-Town Coalition. The epidemic of opiate abuse, addiction and overdose deaths rising across the country increasingly impacts our families and loved ones in the Tri-Town area. Find out more through this four-part community awareness series, co-sponsored by St. Gabriel’s Episcopal […] Read more »

Sippican Historical Society Speakers’ Series

Historian Deborah Swiss will speak on January 19 at 7:00 pm at the Marion Music Hall about her book, The Tin Ticket: The Heroic Journey of Australia’s Convict Women. The book focuses on three remarkable survivors who were transported to Van Diemen’s Land – ordinary women who lived extraordinary lives as they triumphed over tragedy, […] Read more »

Public Skating at Tabor

Marion Recreation Department offers public skating at Tabor Academy’s Travis Roy Rink, located off Spring Street, from noon until 2:00 pm on Sundays through March 5. Marion Cub Scout Pack 32 will be selling hot cocoa, coffee and have a small bake sale on January 22. The cost is $5 per person. Hats and gloves […] Read more »

Safe Storage and Disposal of Medications and Syringes

Many local police departments offer 24/7 prescription medication drop-boxes for the safe disposal of unused or expired medications. Medications that can be disposed of in the drop-boxes include prescription ointments, prescription medications, medication patches, and samples, as well as over the counter medications, vitamins and pet medications. Lotions, liquids, and non-prescription ointments are not permitted. […] Read more »

OC Robotics Prepares for Competition

The year 2017 has gotten off to a rocky start for the Old Colony Robotics team. In the final weeks leading up to their qualifying competition, tensions are high. Students and advisers have both been working long hours to make final preparations. Every Tuesday for the past five months, the team has met after school […] Read more »

Marion Art Center Events

Member Pre-sale Event for The Occasion Singers Love Songs Concert. Following a sold-out holiday concert in December, the Marion Art Center is pleased to once again host The Occasion Singers, who will help celebrate Valentine’s Day with a concert of love songs on Friday, February 10 and Saturday, February 11 at 7:30 pm. From Tuesday, […] Read more »

Calling All Photographers

The Mattapoisett Historical Commission is creating a Visitors’ Guide. The guide will be filled with information both historic and current, things to do, points of interest, and other details important to a day-tripper or long-term vacationer who wants to find what makes Mattapoisett “special.” But we need your help. The front and back covers of […] Read more »

Sippican Choral Society Begins

The Sippican Choral Society resumes rehearsals on Monday, January 16 at 7:15 pm at Wickenden Chapel on the Tabor Academy campus in Marion. New members are welcome to join the chorus simply by coming to the first rehearsal. The chorus will be rehearsing for its spring concert to be held on Sunday, April 23, 2017 […] Read more »