St. Philip’s Episcopal Church


Visiting clergy will conduct services at “the Church by the Town Beach” in Mattapoisett – St. Philip’s Episcopal – from July 5 to September 6. Services using the 1928 Book of Common Prayer are at 8:00 am and 10:00 am. On July 12, The Rev. Alexander S. Daley, Retired Rector, St. Paul’s Church, North Andover, […] Read more »

Movie and TV Themes


On Friday, July 10, 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: The Trombone King – K. L. King Rhapsodic Celebration – R. Sheldon The Sounds of Hollywood […] Read more »

12th Annual Taste of the Town


Set your sails for Taste of the Town to be held at Mattapoisett’s waterfront with its Instagram-worthy sunsets. Meet and mingle with folks from near and far at the 12th Annual Taste of the Town party sponsored by the Mattapoisett Women’s Club on Tuesday, July 14 from 5:00 to 7:00 pm at Shipyard Park. This […] Read more »

Rochester Historical Society Meeting


The July meeting of the Rochester Historical Society will be an Ice Cream Social on Wednesday, July 15 at the East Rochester Church/ Museum, 355 County Rd. at 7:00 pm. Members will be entertained with music by the gospel group Know Greater Love featuring Tom and Sheila Perry and Carol Ann Sylvia of Wareham. Read more »

Friends of the Library Book Sale


The Friends of the Mattapoisett Library’s big July book sale begins with a Members-only Preview on Wednesday, July 15 from 6:00 to 8:00 pm, then continues July 16, 17 and 18 from 10:00 am until 4:00 pm at the Mattapoisett Free Public Library, 7 Barstow Street. There will be great deals on adult and children’s […] Read more »

MLT Ice Cream Social and Field Property Tour


Celebrate summer with an ice cream sundae at the Mattapoisett Historical Society, 5 Church Street, on Wednesday, July 8 at 6:15 pm before heading to the concert at the Gazebo in Shipyard Park. Ice cream provided by Oxford Creamery. Rain date is July 15. Then join us the following morning, July 9, at 10:00 am […] Read more »

Movies in the Park


Marion Recreation’s Movies in the Park return on Wednesday, July 8. Fun for the whole family! Bring your snacks and chairs to Island Wharf and enjoy the show! The movies scheduled are: July 8: Jaws – 8:35 pm July 15: Planes, Trains & Automobiles – 8:35 pm July 22: Raiders of the Lost Ark – […] Read more »

ORR Class of 1964 Summer Gathering

Mark your calendars! The ORR Class of 1964 Annual Summer Gathering at Ned’s Point Light will be held on Saturday, July 11, rain or shine. It is very informal. Just show up around noon or 1:00 pm and bring your lawn chairs and picnic lunch. If you missed the 50th reunion last September, this will […] Read more »

Marion Concert Band


On Saturday, July 4, the Marion Concert Band will open its 2015 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 The Homefront: Musical […] Read more »

9th Annual Arts in the Park


On Saturday, July 11 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm, the Marion Art Center will host its 9th annual Arts in the Park at Bicentennial Park in Marion. Bicentennial Park is located at the corner of Main Street and Spring Streets, where there is plenty of free parking. Admission is free. A wide variety of […] Read more »