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 »

Rochester Republican Town Committee


The Town of Rochester Republican Town Committee will hold a meeting on July 9 at 9:30 am at the Rochester Town Hall. We will be discussing final plans for the upcoming social featuring Congressional candidate Mark Allegro on July 23 and our booth at the Rochester Country Fair where we will be handing out child […] Read more »

Marion Fourth of July Parade


Celebrate Independence Day with the Town of Marion and the Benjamin D. Cushing VFW Post 2425 of Marion. The Annual Marion Fourth of July Parade is scheduled for Monday, July 4 at 9:00 am sharp. There is still time to submit your application to participate. Applications are available at the Marion Town House or they […] Read more »

Summer Season at St. Philip’s Episcopal Church


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 3, The Rev. Jacob C. Philip III, Rector, Trinity Church, Canton, MA will be officiating. […] Read more »

Marion Concert Band


On Friday, July 1, the Marion Concert Band will open its 2016 season with a program of patriotic music in celebration of Independence Day. The program is as follows: National Emblem March – E. E. Bagley American Pageant – T. Knox American Anthem – G. Scheer Our Glorious Land – J. Olivadoti American Civil War […] Read more »

ETL Sunset Cruise


The Elizabeth Taber Library is holding its first ever Cape Cod Canal Sunset Cruise, taking off from Marion Town Wharf on Saturday, September 10 at 5:00 pm and returning at 8:00 pm. Tickets are $40 and include cruise, a DJ and light refreshments. There will be a cash bar on board the Capt. John’s Boat […] Read more »

10th Annual Arts in the Park


On Saturday, July 9 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm, the Marion Art Center will host its 10th annual Arts in the Park at Bicentennial Park in Marion, MA. Bicentennial Park is located at the corner of Main and Spring Streets, where there is plenty of free parking. There is no admission fee, and the […] Read more »