St. Patrick’s Day Fun at the Gleason YMCA


Looking for a way to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with the family? Compete in the Lucky Leprechaun Challenge at the Gleason Family YMCA on Saturday, March 14 from 12:00 – 2:00 pm. This fun fitness event is for kids and adults, with proceeds benefitting the Gleason Family YMCA Annual Campaign. This fun day of activity […] Read more »

Rabies Clinic


The Town of Rochester will conduct a rabies clinic on April 12 from 12:00 to 2:00 pm at the Rochester Grange, Hartley Road. A fee of $12 will be charged per shot. Please contact the Rochester animal control officer, 508-468-6197, for details. Read more »

South Coast Chamber Music Series


The South Coast Chamber Music Series presents two performances of “Fire Up the Samovar” on March 14 & 15. The program includes Tchaikovsky’s Chanson Triste, Borodin’s String Quartet No. 2 in D Major, Glazunov’s Élégie for Viola and Piano, Rachmaninoff’s String Quartet No. 1, and Arensky’s Piano Trio No. 1 in D Minor. Musicians featured […] Read more »

Toe Jam Puppet Band


The Elizabeth Taber Library and the Island Foundation present the Toe Jam Puppet Band on Saturday, March 21 at 2:00 pm at the Music Hall in Marion, on the corner of Cottage and Front Streets. This is a free concert for children of all ages and their families. Read more »

Viva Portugal!


The Tri-County Symphonic Band will present “Viva Portugal!” a concert of both traditional and modern Portuguese music. Special guest conductor Fausto Moreira and guest fadista Cláudia Madeira will be joining the band. The concert will be at the Fireman Center on the campus of Tabor Academy, 235 Front St., Marion at 3:00 pm on Sunday, […] Read more »

Knights Teen Dance


The next teen dance is on March 6 from 7:00 to 10:00 pm; admission is $8 at the Knights of Columbus Hall on Route 6, Mattapoisett. This is 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 […] Read more »

FORM Annual Spring Concerts


The Spring FORM Concerts are almost here! Both concerts are in the ORRHS auditorium and start at 6:30 pm. The Instrumental Concert is Tuesday, March 10. The Choral Concert is Tuesday, March 17. Tickets are: Adults – $6/Students & Senior Citizens – $4/Family Pass – $20. Tickets, available at the door, are good for both […] Read more »

Rochester Women’s Club


The next meeting of The Rochester Women’s Club will be on Thursday, March 5 at Matt’s Blackboard. Cocktails begin at 6:45 pm, and our meeting will follow at 7:00 pm. In celebration of our upcoming series “Empowering Women and Our Young Girls,” our members are asked to do a little research on their favorite Woman […] Read more »

Monthly Travel Talk at the ETL

Taber Library

Come join us on Tuesday, March 10 at 6:30 pm for a tour of three undiscovered gems of Germany and Austria: Münster and Marburg in Germany, and Ladis, Austria. Christine Watt, a German native, grew up in the Münsterland, an area of Water Castles and stately farmsteads in the Northwest of Germany. Her husband, Stephen, […] Read more »

Fire Fighters Clam Boil


The Marion Fire Fighters Association will hold its annual Winter Clam Boil on Saturday, March 28 at the Marion VFW Pavilion on Route 6. The Veterans will run a cash bar and there will be raffle prizes and a 50/50 raffle. Doors will open at 5:00 pm with dinner service beginning at 6:00 pm. Tickets […] Read more »