Showstoppers Performing Arts Camp


Registrations are now being accepted for Showstoppers’ 11th Annual Performing Arts Camp for boys and girls in Grades 2-8, April 20-24, 9:00 – 3:00 daily, at the Knights of Columbus in Mattapoisett. A musical theater showcase will be presented to the public at 2:00 pm on Saturday, April 25 at the Music Hall in Marion. […] Read more »

Marion Council on Aging


The Marion Council on Aging now has tickets available to the final dress rehearsal of Sweeney Todd – School Edition at the Old Rochester Regional High School on April 8 at 7:30 pm. Admission is free, but please bring a non perishable food item for the local pantry. Due to the popular demand of our […] Read more »

Tasty Welcome to Spring


The Mattapoisett Woman’s Club March 19 meeting starts at noon in Reynard Hall at the Mattapoisett Congregational Church, 27 Church Street. Don’t Be Late! You won’t want to miss Colby Rottler’s talk on his second-career journey to professional chef and culinary instructor. Topics on his agenda are: the change in career and the culinary institute […] Read more »

Mattapoisett Free Public Library News


Around the World with Foreign Coins: Have you ever found a foreign coin and wondered where it came from and how much it might have been worth? Learn about coins and bills from Paula Cobb on Saturday, March 14 from 2:30 to 3:30 pm. Research, draw, write and be creative: The first session will be […] Read more »

Gateway Youth Hockey Tryouts


Gateway Youth Hockey Tryouts will begin on March 30 at Hetland Arena in New Bedford with the Squirts (birth years 2005- 2006) at 6:30 pm and Middle School (Grades 6-8, 2015 school year) at 7:30 pm. On Wednesday, April 1, Bantams (birth years 2001-2002) will go on at 6:00 pm and Pee Wees (birth years […] Read more »

Arts of the Pacific

Taber Library

The Elizabeth Taber Library presents Arts of the Pacific with Katherine Higgins on Thursday, March 19 at 6:30 pm. After another New England winter, it’s time to start thinking about warmer weather. Join us for a presentation and conversation about art in the Pacific Islands. Katherine Higgins will discuss a range of customary and contemporary […] Read more »

Planning Board Workshop


The Rochester Planning Board will hold a public workshop to discuss and solicit public feedback on the potential amendments to the Limited Commercial District to allow for mixed-use development in the Limited Commercial District located in Rochester Town Center. The workshop will be held on Saturday, March 28 at 9:00 am at the Council on […] Read more »

SLT & MAC Announce Joint Art Exhibition


The Sippican Lands Trust (SLT) and the Marion Art Center are partnering to sponsor a non-juried exhibition by local artists to highlight the many scenic sites that comprise the Lands Trust’s forests and marshes. This is one of several initiatives undertaken by the SLT to encourage visitation and enjoyment of the properties protected by the […] Read more »

Viva Portugal!


The Tri-County Symphonic Band, under the direction of Philip Sanborn, will present a vibrant program of both traditional and modern Portuguese music titled “Viva Portugal!” on Sunday, March 15 at 3:00 pm in the main auditorium of the Fireman Performing Arts Center on the campus of Tabor Academy, 235 Front St., Marion, MA. The program […] Read more »

Mattapoisett Historical Society Trivia Night


Come down to the Inn on Shipyard Park and support the Mattapoisett Historical Society by joining Quiz Night on Wednesday, March 11 at 7:30 pm. Compete with neighbors to see who will triumph answering historical questions about our town and region. There is a $10 fee per team – up to four people per team […] Read more »