Old-Fashioned Hymn Sing

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The Evangelical Zion Church at 2239 Cranberry Highway( Route 28/Carver Road) will host a community hymn sing on Sunday, September 25 at 6:00 pm. Come and enjoy your favorite requested hymns. Free admission, but a free offering will be taken. Come one, come all, and listen to Ms. Sheila Perry play the piano, enjoy a […] Read more »

Tour of Historic Radio Tower Property

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The Sippican Lands Trust invites you and your family to join us for a guided tour of our historic Radio Tower Property on Saturday, September 24 at 10:00 am (Rain date is Saturday, October 1, 10:00 am). The property was acquired by the SLT in 1986 and is the actual site of the once-active Marconi […] Read more »

Dawn Tripp to Speak at the Mattapoisett Library

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Dawn Tripp, author of the award-winning book Georgia: a Novel of Georgia O’Keeffe, will be speaking at the Mattapoisett Free Public Library as part of its Purrington Series on Sunday, October 2 at 2:00 pm. Books will be available for purchase and signing, and a reception sponsored by the Library Trust will follow the presentation. […] Read more »

Marion Art Center Opening

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The Marion Art Center is pleased to announce the upcoming opening of an exhibition of coastal landscapes by Peggy Call-Conley and Deidre Tao. From Friday, September 30 to Friday, November 11, both of the Art Center’s galleries will be filled with paintings by two talented artists. A reception in their honor will be held on […] Read more »

Counting Crows (and other birds)

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You, too, can be part of one of the largest citizen science projects in the world. The Nasketucket Bird Club will present a program about “eBird: The Ins and Outs” from Evan Dalton. Dalton is the Lead Instructor, Landbird Conservation for Manomet, a world-renowned organization leading the way in science and education based on 50 […] Read more »

South Coast Chamber Music Series

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The New Bedford Symphony Orchestra proudly announces the 2016-2017 season of the South Coast Chamber Music Series. According to SCCMS Artistic Director Janice Weber, “The upcoming South Coast Chamber Music season offers audience favorites from Beethoven to Piston, brilliant interludes with harp and oboe, and stunning works by two very special women. Join us for […] Read more »

Friends of Plumb Library

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The Friends of Plumb Library will hold their annual book sale on Saturday, September 24 from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm at the Fellowship Hall of the First Congregational Church, 11 Constitution Way, Rochester. Books, CDs, DVDs, games, and more will be on sale at great prices. The Junior Friends will also be holding a […] Read more »

Parenting Strategies Workshop

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Many thought-provoking ideas will be presented during this four-session parenting program. They will assist parents in managing the many issues encountered during adolescence. The program is designed for parents of children in grades 5-9. A major focus will be examining effective and ineffective methods of discipline, the different styles of parenting, a method to use […] Read more »

Mattapoisett Firefighters Chowder Competition

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The second annual chowder competition hosted by the Mattapoisett Firefighters Association will be held on September 18 from 12:00 to 4:00 pm behind the Knights of Columbus in Mattapoisett. Heavily attended last year, the Firefighters Association has broadened the event with more kids’ activities than last year in anticipation of a larger turn out. Split […] Read more »

Post 280 Monthly Meeting

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The Post will hold a special membership meeting at the Post Hall at 7:00 pm on September 21. This meeting is needed because of a vacation conflict on the normal October date. Two important reports need to be discussed: A report from the House Committee on the busy summer and the Veterans Day Ceremonies preparations. […] Read more »