Rochester Town-Wide Cleanup

Join the Rochester Women’s Club in conjunction with the Rochester Land Trust on Saturday, April 21 for a Town-wide cleanup. Trash collection bags and gloves will be available at the Rochester Women’s Club at 37 Marion Road, Rochester from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. The Rochester Land Trust will also be collecting old electronic items. […] Read more »

Elizabeth Taber Library Spring Children’s Programs

Spring Story Time for children between the ages of 3 and 5 begins Monday, April 2 and runs through May 21, 2018. Children are invited to enjoy stories, finger-plays and crafts Monday mornings at 10:30 am. Spring Tales for Twos, for children 24-35 months, begins Wednesday, April 4 and runs through May 30, 2018. Children […] Read more »

Mattapoisett Lions Club Needs Your Help

This is a call for business and community donations to the Mattapoisett Lions Club for use as prizes in the Club’s Grand Raffle at this year’s Harbor Days being held in Shipyard Park on Saturday, July 21 and Sunday, July 22. The Grand Raffle is a key component of the Club’s Harbor Days fundraising event, […] Read more »

FoMCOA Easter Pie & Bake Sale

The Friends of the Mattapoisett Council of Aging encourage you to join us on Saturday, March 31 from 8:30 am until noon for the annual Easter Pie & Bake Sale. This year’s event will be held at the American Legion Hall, 3 Depot Street, Mattapoisett (head south on Main Street from Route 6, first street […] Read more »

Help Implement Marion’s Master Plan

The Marion Planning Board invites enthusiastic residents to serve on a new committee called the Master Plan Implementation Committee (MPIC). Adopted unanimously at last year’s Special Town Meeting, the Master Plan will chart Marion’s course into the next decade and beyond. A subcommittee of the Planning Board, the MPIC will help facilitate and monitor progress […] Read more »

Sippican Historical Society

In 1998, the Sippican Historical Society commissioned an architectural survey of Marion’s historic homes and buildings. The survey was funded one-half by the Sippican Historical Society and one-half by the Massachusetts Historical Commission. Because of the limits of funding, not all of the historic buildings were surveyed, but over 100 were catalogued and photographed. The […] Read more »

Elizabeth Taber Library Artist of the Month

The Elizabeth Taber Library’s “Artist of the Month” is Corinna Raznikov. With over twenty years experience photographing around the world, she creates beautiful, meaningful images. Corinna has a B.A. from the University of the Pacific and studied the history of photography at the University of Glasgow, Scotland. A permanent installation of her work, The Baby […] Read more »

Tri-County Symphonic Band

The Tri-County Symphonic Band, under the direction of Philip Sanborn, will continue its 56th season with a program entitled “March Mania” on Sunday, March 18 at 3:00 pm in the Fireman Performing Arts Center at Hoyt Hall on the campus of Tabor Academy, 235 Front Street, Marion, Massachusetts. “March Mania” will be a vibrant collection […] Read more »

School Vacation Performing Arts Program

Registrations are now being accepted for Showstoppers’ 14th Annual School Vacation Performing Arts Program to be held April 16-20 from 9:00 am – 3:00 pm daily at the Congregational Church in Mattapoisett. This year, we are offering a Junior Program for elementary school students as well as a Senior Program for students in junior high […] Read more »

Portrait of President Grover Cleveland

An important historical portrait of President Grover Cleveland is being exhibited at the Sippican Historical Society until the end of May. It is on loan from the Wareham Historical Society. For the past year, it has been on view at the New Bedford Whaling Museum in its exhibit, “Marion in the Golden Age,” co-curated by […] Read more »