Sippican Woman’s Club Holiday House Tour and Tea


The Sippican Woman’s Club invites you to join in celebrating our Thirtieth Holiday House Tour and Tea on Saturday, December 10 from 10:00 am – 4:00 pm. This festive event starts out a weekend of celebration in the Village of Marion – starting on Saturday, The Sippican Woman’s Club House Tour (10:00 am – 4:00 […] Read more »

Holiday Spirit at Pops Concerts


Maestro David MacKenzie returns as guest conductor of the New Bedford Symphony Orchestra for a special family holiday treat. Choose from two performances of Family Holiday Pops on December 17 at the Zeiterion Performing Arts Center: a 3:30 pm children’s matinee or a 7:00 pm evening performance. The earlier show is perfect for kids and […] Read more »

Author Talk at the Elizabeth Taber Library


The Elizabeth Taber Library is sponsoring an author talk with Donna Lee Tufts about her newly-published book on Tuesday, December 6 at 6:30 pm. The Marion native’s first book, From My Kayak: A Photographic Journey by Kayak on Aucoot Cove, is a compilation of 42 color photographs with accompanying text describing her observations and feelings […] Read more »

Hammond Quarry Walk


Join the Mattapoisett Land Trust (MLT) for a short walk on Saturday, November 26 at 1:00 pm to Hammond Quarry, the former granite quarry that was an important part of the Town’s history and early industry. Owned primarily by the Hammond family, the quarry operated from the early 1700s until the early 1900s and produced […] Read more »

3rd Annual Holiday Arts and Crafts Fair

Photo by Anne Kakley

The holidays are coming. The Mattapoisett Historical Society’s 3rd annual Holiday Arts and Crafts Fair will be held at the museum (5 Church Street) on Saturday, December 3 from 9:00 am until 12:00 noon. The Fair will offer delightful gifts for all ages and interests. We will have books, totes, cosmetics, art, bookmarks, sea glass, […] Read more »

Occasion Singers: ‘Songs of the Season’

Occasion Singers PR photo

The Marion Art Center is delighted to announce a special holiday concert performance by the Occasion Singers on Friday, December 16 at 7:30 pm. Under the direction of Cassandra Morgan, who will also accompany on keyboard, audiences will enjoy harmonic arrangements of seasonal favorites. The Marion Art Center Holiday Shop will be open before and […] Read more »

Sippican Choral Society Christmas Concert


Once again, the Sippican Choral Society ushers in the holiday season with its presentation of the 2016 Christmas concert. This year, they will feature the works of Pergolesi, Vaughn Williams, Rutter and Lauridsen and will be accompanied by an orchestra. They are delighted to have the opportunity, once again, to be joined by the SouthCoast […] Read more »

Marion Annual Senior Citizens Holiday Dinner


The Marion Police Brotherhood Annual Senior Citizens Holiday Dinner will be held at the Marion Music Hall on Saturday, December 3. Doors open at 11:30 am and dinner will be served at noon. Open to Marion residents, residents may bring one guest; free admission (must rsvp by November 26). To rsvp, contact the Marion Council […] Read more »

YMCA Holiday Craft Fair & Bazaar


The Gleason Family YMCA in Wareham is hosting a Holiday Craft Fair & Bazaar on Saturday, December 10 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. This family-friendly event is free and will offer over 20 local crafters with unique gift items and holiday stocking stuffers for those last minute gifts. Or maybe you will find a […] Read more »

A Christmas Carol at ORR


Since its premier on December 19, 1843, Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol has endured the passage of time and captured the hearts of young and old alike. Things are very different this time around though. Tiny Tim is three years older and now too tall for the crutch. Join in on the Christmas Celebration during […] Read more »