Upcoming Events at Mattapoisett Library


Re-Set Your Stress with Dr. Kristen Lee: “Dr. Kris” will present her book Re-Set: Make the Most of Your Stress on Tuesday, July 19 from 7:00 to 8:00 pm. Hear about her research and how to manage stress to your benefit. Books will be available for purchase and signing. Dr. Kristen Lee, Ed.D., LICSW, is […] Read more »

MLC to Hold 1st Cornhole Tournament


Mattapoisett Lions Club will hold its first annual Harbor Days Cornhole Tournament during Harbor Days. Join the fun on Saturday, July 16 at 3:00 pm. Entry fee is $30 per team. This will be a Double Elimination Tournament, guaranteeing each team at least two games. First Place is a set of custom-made boards. These are […] Read more »

Young People’s Concert


The Marion Concert Band continues its Friday evening concert series with a Young People’s Concert on Friday, July 15. The program, which will include a storyteller and the opportunity for children in the audience to “guest conduct” the band, is as follows: Children’s March – E. F. Goldman Looney Tunes Overture – B. Holcombe A […] Read more »

132nd Summer Season at St. Philip’s


Clergy from nearby and around the country visit the “Church at the Town Beach” in Mattapoisett from July 3 to September 4. Services using the 1928 Book of Common Prayer are at 8:00 am and 10:00 am. On Sunday, July 17, The Rev. Philip C. Jacobs III, Rector, Trinity Church, Canton, MA. will be officiating. […] Read more »

Buzzards Bay Watershed Ride


From Sakonnet Point in Little Compton to the village of Woods Hole, the Buzzards Bay region provides some of the best biking around. If you love to ride and want to protect clean water, then sign up for the 10th annual Buzzards Bay Watershed Ride on Sunday, October 2 by visiting www.savebuzzardsbay.org/ride. The Buzzards Bay […] Read more »

Free Edible Foraging Ramble


Please join the Sippican Lands Trust and The Marion Garden Group for a Free Edible, Foraging Ramble. In collaboration, the Sippican Lands Trust and The Marion Garden Group are excited to offer a free, edible foraging walk to the community at large to be held at the SLT’s Brainard Marsh Property on Monday, July 18 […] Read more »

The Call of the Sea


The Marion Concert Band continues its Friday evening concert series on July 8 with a program of music inspired by the sea. The program is as follows: Hands Across the Sea – J. P. Sousa Seagate Overture – J. Swearingen Fantasy on American Sailing Songs – C. Grundman Sea Songs – R. Vaughan Williams Variants […] Read more »

Marion Annual Super Duper Summer Fair


Save the date of Saturday, July 30 for The First Congregational Church of Marion Annual Super Duper Summer Fair. This is the Fair that everyone looks forward to each year. It happens from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm in the street and on the church grounds at 28 Main Street, Marion. Donations are being sought […] Read more »

Enjoy The Great Community Picnic


Join the Mattapoisett Historical Society and the Mattapoisett Land Trust for The Great Community Picnic at Munro Preserve west of Shipyard Park in Mattapoisett on Thursday evening, August 4 (6:00 to 9:00 pm). Begin with a summer sunset by the harbor, friends and neighbors, and your own delicious picnic fare. Add great live music by […] Read more »

Buzzards Bay Musicfest

Music Notes

Buzzards Bay Musicfest returns for its 20th year with concerts July 13 to17 at the Fireman Performing Arts Center at Tabor Academy, 235 Front Street in Marion. Nationally and internationally prominent musicians will perform orchestral and chamber music, with selections from Mozart, Hummel, Rossini, Ravel, Shostakovich, Tchaikovsky, Haydn and Beethoven, among others. Orchestral performances will […] Read more »