Friends Library Book Sale


The Friends of the Mattapoisett Library’s second-Saturday book sale resumes its regular schedule on September 12 from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm downstairs at the library, 7 Barstow Street. As always, there’s a great selection of fiction and non-fiction for all ages, CDs and DVDs. Upstairs, gently-used shelf has been restocked and refreshed. Stop by […] Read more »

St. Philip’s Summer Season Ends


St. Philip’s 131st Summer Season ends on Sunday, September 6. The Rev. Jeffrey Cave, Retired, Diocese of Atlanta GA and author of “The Church by the Town Beach” will conclude the 131st summer services using the 1928 Book of Common Prayer at 8:00 am and 10:00 am in Mattapoisett. All are welcome to attend. For […] Read more »

Marion Mini Senior Center


Please join us at the Marion Music Hall on Mondays from 9:30 am – 1:30 pm. The morning begins with a blood pressure clinic from 9:30 – 11:30 am, chair yoga from 10:00 – 11:00 am, social hour with lunch from 12:30 – 1:30 pm followed by “learning and leisure” lectures from 12:30 – 1:30 […] Read more »

Zucco to Compete for National Sweetheart


Jillian Zucco, a 22-year-old senior at the University of Massachusetts at Dartmouth, will travel to Hoopeston, IL to represent Massachusetts at the Miss National Sweetheart Pageant. Zucco, competing as Miss Middleboro, was selected as first runner-up in the 2015 Miss Massachusetts Scholarship Pageant held in Worcester in June. Meagan Fuller of Attleboro, MA was crowned […] Read more »

Open Table Resumes


Open Table will resume operations on Friday, September 11. You are invited for supper at the Mattapoisett Congregational Church and everyone is welcome. Open Table offers a delicious, nutritious meal prepared by volunteers on the second Friday of every month. There is no charge, although donations are gratefully accepted. Doors open at 4:30 pm and […] Read more »

Calling all Children of Christ


The First Congregational Church of Marion welcomes all families and children in the area to our Homecoming Sunday Picnic and Sunday School Registration Sunday, September 13, service at 10:00 am at 28 Main Street, Marion. Picnic to follow at 11:15 am at 10 Cottage Street in the rear (Next to 147 Front Street). Attend one […] Read more »

Rochester’s Ann Cambra to Receive Award


Ann Cambra has been selected by AARP, the nonprofit organization for people 50 and older, to receive the 2015 AARP Massachusetts Andrus Award for Community Service – the Association’s most prestigious and visible state volunteer award for community service. AARP Massachusetts selected Ann Cambra for her remarkable service, which has greatly benefited her community of […] Read more »

MAC Announces New Dance Academy Director


The Marion Art Center is pleased to announce that Miss Joclyne Nunes will be joining as Director and Instructor of MAC Dance Academy this fall. Joclyne will be the Director of the Academy and the Instructor of all classes. Fall Session classes will start on Wednesday, September 23, and registrations are now being accepted. Joclyne […] Read more »

Marion Music Hall Celebration


The Marion Music Hall will celebrate its 125th birthday and Elizabeth Taber on October 2, 3, and 4 with an Our Fair Lady gala performance. The entire Tri-Town area is invited to celebrate the rich history of the Marion Music Hall and its benefactress. Throughout the weekend of October 2, the Marion Music Hall Advisory […] Read more »

YMCA Afterschool Program


When the school day ends, children need opportunities to learn and engage in meaningful activities. Their success out of school can have a positive effect on their success in school. Unfortunately, one in four U.S. children is left unsupervised after 3:00 pm, according to Afterschool Alliance, a nonprofit public awareness advocacy organization. To help youth […] Read more »