Super Duper Summer Fair


The Super Duper Summer Fair will be held at First Congregational Church of Marion on Saturday, July 26 from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm, 28 Main Street. Fun for all ages! Newly expanded craft table includes hand-painted bird houses and slates, decorative iPhone covers, lawn decorations along with crocheted princess and prince crowns. Bring the […] Read more »

Marion Recreation Summer Dance Classes


The deadline for registration is approaching for Marion Recreation’s Musical Theatre and Hip Hop classes for boys and girls ages 5-15. The Musical Theatre theme is “Teen Beach Movie.” This class will run Monday-Friday, July 21-25 from 10:00 am – 1:00 pm. The students will learn what it takes to be part of a musical […] Read more »

Alexis Rankin Popik Reading


Join us at the Elizabeth Taber Library on July 17 at 6:30 pm for a book reading, discussion, and signing with Alexis Rankin Popik, author of Kiss Me Over the Garden Gate. Popik is an award-winning short story writer whose work has appeared in The Berkshire Review and Potpourri Magazine. She has penned numerous articles […] Read more »

Habitat for Cats Bake Sale


Habitat for Cats will hold its annual bake sale on Saturday, July 12 from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm at Beautiful Things, Westport Village Commons, 772 Main Road, Westport, MA. “If you are headed for the beach, stop by our bake sale,” says Diane East, Habitat for Cats volunteer. “We are gearing it for the […] Read more »

SHS Presents Mystery Matinees


This July, beat the mid-day heat with Sippican Historical Society’s Mystery Matinees. First up, on July 10, is Alfred Hitchcock’s Dial M for Murder. This 1954 American crime thriller was chosen in 2008 as one of the American Film Institute’s top ten films in the mystery genre. The movie follows an ex-tennis pro, played by […] Read more »

Movie and TV Themes


On Friday, July 11, the Marion Concert Band will open its Friday evening concert series with a program featuring music from movies and TV shows. The program, which includes soundtrack music from some major motion pictures, is as follows: National Anthem “His Honor” by H. Fillmore “Manatee Lyric Overture” by R. Sheldon “The Sounds of […] Read more »

Elizabeth Taber Library Technology Workshops

Taber Library

Come to the Elizabeth Taber Library to learn more about using your computer or device, navigate through the Internet, and take advantage of all that the library resources have to offer! Technology Tuesday Workshops at 4:00 pm include: July 8: Surfing the Internet (News, weather, searching, purchasing websites) July 15: Learning the Library Catalog: Enterprise […] Read more »

Harbor Days Fundraiser for HH & H


Visit our Helping Hands and Hooves table to enter a raffle and win prizes from your favorite local places. Merchants have generously donated hundreds of dollars in gifts for the benefit of Helping Hands and Hooves of Mattapoisett. Helping Hands and Hooves is a local not-for-profit therapeutic riding organization run by Julie Craig and Debbi […] Read more »

Friend’s Book Sale


The Friends of the Mattapoisett Library’s Annual Book Sale will start off with a Members-Only Preview, Wednesday, July 16 from 6:00 to 8:00 pm, continuing on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, July 17, 18 and 19 from 10:00 am until 4:00 pm. The sale will be held in the downstairs meeting room of the Mattapoisett Free […] Read more »

July Programs at Plumb Library


“Just the Facts,” the nonfiction book discussion group, will be reading Travels with Charley: In Search of America, by John Steinbeck. In September 1960, John Steinbeck and his poodle Charley embarked on a journey across America. This chronicle of their trip meanders through scenic backroads and speeds along anonymous superhighways, moving from small towns to […] Read more »