Elizabeth Taber Library

Taber Library

Afternoon Book Club: Please join us for a delightful afternoon book discussion every third Tuesday of the month at 2:00 pm. On November 17, we will discuss Our Souls at Night by Kent Haruf. Please stop into the Elizabeth Taber Library today to register and reserve a copy of the monthly book. Tabor Academy Students […] Read more »

Flight to Freedom


The Mattapoisett Woman’s Club will hold their November meeting on November 19 at noon in Reynard Hall of the Mattapoisett Congregational Church, 27 Church Street. Our program will include a talk by Lee Blake, Program Administrator UMD and President, New Bedford Historical Society. What do you remember from your school days and American History? The […] Read more »

Friends of the Mattapoisett Library


Come play dress-up with the Friends of the Mattapoisett Library at the Winter Jewelry & Accessory Sale, Saturday, December 12 from 10:00 am until 2:00 pm at the Mattapoisett Free Public Library, 7 Barstow Street. A Members-only Preview will be Friday, December 11 from 6:00 until 8:00 pm. Memberships are available at the door and […] Read more »

RHS Thankful Potluck Supper


The Rochester Historical Society is hosting their annual Thankful Potluck Supper on Wednesday, November 18 at 6:00 pm at the East Rochester Church/Museum at 355 County Road. This is a change of location for the supper from prior years. Please call Joanne Inman at 508-748-0373 if you will be coming and please let her know […] Read more »

Holiday Events at Marion Art Center


The Marion Art Center will start the season of giving with a gala opening of its Annual Holiday Shop on Friday, November 20 from 6:00 to 8:00 pm. Both Galleries will feature one-of-a-kind and limited edition gifts in ceramics, fiber, photographs, wood, jewelry, paintings, glass, collage, toys, painted furniture, and more. Truman Terrell will entertain […] Read more »

Come Celebrate our 50th Christmas Fair


The churches of St. Anthony, Mattapoisett and St. Rita, Marion invite all to attend our 50th annual Christmas Fair from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm on Saturday, December 5 at St. Anthony’s Church Hall, 22 Barstow Street, Mattapoisett. We’ll have malasadas for breakfast and a hot lunch, plus plenty of home-baked goodies to enjoy. Shop […] Read more »

Knights Teen Dance


The next dance is on Friday, November 13 from 7:00 to 10:00 pm for $8 at The Knights, 57 Fairhaven Road in Mattapoisett. Teen dances are a safe place for 6th, 7th and 8th graders to have a good time socializing, dancing and listening to their favorite music on a Friday night. Knights chaperones and […] Read more »

Marion Board Of Health Flu Clinic


The faith communities of the First Congregational Church, St. Gabriel’s, and St. Rita’s are co-sponsoring a flu clinic with the Marion Board of Health on Sunday, November 15 from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm at the First Congregational Church’s Community Center Meeting room behind the General Store at 144 Front Street, Marion. Please remember to […] Read more »

Florence Eastman Post 280


The monthly meeting of the Florence Eastman Post 280 will be held at the Post Hall at 7:00 pm on November 18. At this meeting, we will review the Veterans’ Day Ceremony of November 11 and our upcoming fundraising efforts, as well as the pending dues changes that will be effective January 1, 2016 when […] Read more »

Rare Book Expert Ken Gloss to Speak


Kenneth Gloss, proprietor of the internationally known Brattle Book Shop in Boston’s Downtown Crossing, will give a talk on Tuesday, November 10 at 6:30 pm on the value of old and rare books. The talk will be held at the Hayden Library at Tabor Academy, 71 Spring Street, Marion, MA, and is free and open […] Read more »