Celebrate Spring 2018 with a Songfest

The Sippican Choral Society, with the SouthCoast Children’s Chorus, invites you to a Spring Concert on April 28at 7:00 pm at St. Gabriel’s Episcopal Church, 24 Front Street, Marion. This concert is a light-hearted, happy songfest of show tunes including medleys from Porgy & Bessand Into the Woodswith selections including Blue Skies, Oklahoma!, Winter’s on […] Read more »

The Waldens Beyond Walden

The Marion Natural History Museum will present “The Waldens Beyond Walden – The Kettle Ponds of New England’s South Shore” with author Robert Thorson on Friday, May 4at 7:00 pm at the Marion Natural History Museum, 8 Spring Street, Marion. When writing his new book, The Guide to Walden Pond, Professor Thorson learned why a […] Read more »

Discover Vernal Pools with the Mattapoisett Land Trust

Vernal pools are a vital breeding habitat for resident amphibians and invertebrates such as wood frogs, spotted and blue-spotted salamanders, and fairy shrimp. The MLT is once again offering an introduction to vernal pools and instructions as to how to certify them through a field trip onto Town property. On Saturday, April 21at 1:00 pm, […] Read more »

Spring Walking Series

Please join the Elizabeth Taber Library and the Sippican Lands Trust for our Spring Walking Series: – Saturday, April 21, 10:00 am at Brainard Marsh where we will be walking around listening to readings about oceans and beaches from writers such as Henry David Thoreau, Walt Whitman and Emily Dickinson. – Saturday, April 28, 10:00 […] Read more »

Mindfulness Walk

Enjoy the peace and beauty of nature with Jessica Webb, owner of Anchor Yoga, and the Buzzards Bay Coalition during a mindfulness walk at Tinkhamtown Woodlands, 29 Long Plain Road, Mattapoisett, on Saturday, April 14at 11:00 am. Through guided mindfulness meditation, participants will experience the outdoors with their senses wide open. All fitness levels are […] Read more »

SLT Seeking Volunteers for Osprey Marsh Trail

Join Sippican Lands Trust’s Trail Clearing Crew at Osprey Marsh on Saturday, April 14from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm to clear the trail for the future Osprey Marsh Accessible Boardwalk. Osprey Marsh is a 19.8-acre parcel of protected upland woods, wetlands and marshland offering spectacular views of Planting Island Cove. Osprey Marsh was donated to […] Read more »

Leaving the School System – What’s Next?

The Nemasket Group will host a workshop as part of its “A Full Life Ahead” series of free workshops for parents and guardians of individuals with disabilities, sponsored by Massachusetts Families Organizing for Change (MFOFC) in partnership with the Building Futures Project and the Family Connections Center of The Nemasket Group. The event will be […] Read more »

Open Table This Friday

The Open Table crew looks forward to seeing you and serving you a delicious meal this Friday, April 13at the Mattapoisett Congregational Church. The birds are singing and the flowers are blooming; hopefully, spring is just around the corner?! Doors open at 4:30 pm and supper is served at 5:00 pm. Invite a friend or […] Read more »

Earth Day Trash Bash

Marion is having a Scout-led Spring Town Clean Up on Saturday, April 28. Streets will be cleaned and closets cleared as the Marion Cub Scouts Pack 32 and Marion Boy Scouts Troop 32 join forces with GiftstoGive, the Marion Recreation Department, Tabor Academy, and Marion Department of Public Works for a spring cleaning! Please join […] Read more »

Nemasket Group 5K Walk/Run

The Nemasket Group 5K Walk/Run will be held on Saturday, May 5. The race begins and ends at Fort Phoenix, Fairhaven, MA. Dust off your sneakers and join us for a morning of fun as we wind through Fairhaven for a great cause. Coming together as a community and making new friends while raising awareness […] Read more »