Showstoppers’ Performing Arts Camp


Registrations are now being accepted for Showstoppers’ 10th Annual Performing Arts Camp for boys and girls in Grades 2 – 8. Camp will be held April 21 – 25 from 9:00 am – 3:00 pm daily at the Knights of Columbus Hall on Route 6 in Mattapoisett. A musical theater showcase will be presented to […] Read more »

Marion Recreation Upcoming Classes


Musical Theatre Class’ The Little Mermaid, for boys and girls ages 5 – 13, begins on Wednesday, April 9 from 3:15 – 4:15 pm. In this class, the children will audition for a role in the musical based on the movie The Little Mermaid. They will sing, dance and act! The Hip Hop Class, for […] Read more »

Mattapoisett Tax Relief


Applications are now available to help qualified Mattapoisett taxpayers with their 2014 property taxes through the Town’s Elderly and Disabled Tax Relief Fund. Applications and eligibility information are available at the COA Office at Center School and online through the “Most Used Town Forms” icon on the Town’s website, All applications must be received […] Read more »

Mattapoisett Free Public Library


Dr. Who Night! The excitement is building for the library’s first Dr. Who Night! Join other fans on Friday, March 14 from 4:00 to 6:30 pm to watch episodes of Dr. Who. Enjoy lots of Dr. Who talk and snacks. Bring your friends. Make Dr. Who buttons on our new button machine. Everyone is welcome. […] Read more »

Tri-County Music Association Scholarships


The Tri-County Music Association is now accepting applications for College Scholarships and Summer Study Grants. Scholarships are offered to students attending a four-year college or university as a music major. Current college students and college-bound high school seniors are eligible to apply. Summer music study grants are offered to deserving high school students (grades 9-12). […] Read more »

Mattapoisett Free Public Library News


Sunday Afternoon Library Hours: Beginning in March, the Mattapoisett Library will be open on Sundays from 1:00 to 4:00 pm. Patrons are welcome to come in for library service, programs, or simply a leisurely read of the Sunday papers and a cup of tea or coffee. Sunday hours will extend until the Memorial Day weekend. […] Read more »

Talking about Trees


If trees could talk, what stories they might tell about the many events that have occurred under their branches! The Mattapoisett Tree Committee is eager to hear your stories of events that occurred with your favorite trees or learn about your favorite trees that are currently in town or those that used to be in […] Read more »

Calling All Volunteers!

Taber Library

The Elizabeth Taber Library is starting an Adult Volunteer Program this spring and is seeking interested volunteers to assist with shelving books, collection maintenance, and other various projects. To learn more about this program, please stop in, call Libby at 508-748-1252, or email us at Read more »

ORCTV Receives Grant


Old Rochester Community Television is pleased to announce that it has received a $500 Community Reinvestment Grant from the Eastern Bank Charitable Foundation. Steven Schwartz, Marion Branch Manager for Eastern Bank, informed ORCTV of their award during the last week of February. The grant will be used to subsidize the taping and broadcasting of the […] Read more »

March Programs at Plumb Library


Brian J. Lowney, author of Unconditional Love: Pet Tales to Warm the Heart and the “Fin, Fur, and Feathers” column in New Bedford’s The Standard-Times and other regional newspapers, will be at the Plumb Library on Thursday, March 13 at 6:30 pm to read from his book and discuss our favorite furry friends. Unconditional Love: […] Read more »