Sippican Choral 50th Anniversary Concerts


The Sippican Choral Society will begin rehearsals on Monday, January 12 for its special 50th Anniversary Spring concert. The chorus is inviting all past members to return and sing in the concert, even those who sang with the group back in the ‘60s, ‘70s, ‘80s, and ‘90s. New members are welcome to join the chorus […] Read more »

Marion Recreation’s Adult Beginner Crochet Classes


Take a little time to learn something new and have fun. Learn basic crocheting! Practice yarn will be provided; all you need is a crochet hook, size G or H. This course is offered for six weeks: Wednesday, January 28 to Wednesday, February 25 from 6:30 to 8:00 pm. Classes meet at Marion Recreation, 13 […] Read more »

Marion to Bermuda Youth Challenge Trophy

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The Marion to Bermuda Race announces the creation of a new prize, the Offshore Youth Challenge Trophy, which will be first awarded in the June 2015 Race. The creation of this challenge makes the Marion to Bermuda race the first offshore event, following the USSER US Oceans guidelines, to offer a youth specific trophy for […] Read more »

Upcoming Programs at the ETL

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Mystery Book Club: Join us at the Elizabeth Taber Library for our monthly Mystery Book Club, which meets the first Wednesday of every month at 11:00 am. The upcoming books we will discuss are: January 7: What the Dead Know by Laura Lippman February 4: Mr. Mercedes by Stephen King March 4: Broken Harbor by […] Read more »

YMCA Announces New ECE Director


YMCA SOUTHCOAST is proud to announce Kristin Fortin as the new Director of Early Childhood Education at the YMCA Sippican Preschool Center located at the Sippican School in Marion, MA. A graduate of Bridgewater State University with a degree in elementary education, Ms. Fortin has been an employee of the Y for 18 months. She […] Read more »

Thank You from the Women’s Center


The Women’s Center would like to thank all the folks who donated books and pajamas for children in shelter at the Mattapoisett Library.  Your generosity is greatly appreciated and put smiles on many children for the holidays.  Special thanks to Library Director Susan Pizzolato for sponsoring this project and selecting The Women’s Center as the […] Read more »

Marion Art Center Classes

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The Marion Art Center is now accepting registrations for its Winter/Spring 2015 classes. The Marion Art Center is located at 80 Pleasant Street (main entrance is on Main Street) in Marion. For more information, please call 508-748-1266 or visit Advanced Watercolor Painting: Fridays from 10:00 am to 12:00 noon; January 23 to March 13 […] Read more »

Mattapoisett Library News


Doll Craft Workshop: Do you want to build a snowman – indoors? How would your doll like to have her own snowman? Come in and build a doll-sized snowman at the Mattapoisett Library on Tuesday, December 30 from 1:00 to 2:00 pm. All materials will be provided. All ages are welcome, but children under 7 […] Read more »

“Foodraiser” for Homeless Cats


Animal Advocate’s wish this Holiday season is to fill our foster care cat food bowls with plenty of food from the generosity of others in our community. Help Animal Advocates raise donations to rescue abandoned and homeless cats, place them in foster care that provides food, medical care, warmth and love in a safe temporary […] Read more »

Mattapoisett Library Upcoming Programs


Christmas with Dr. Who: Everyone is invited to hang out with Dr. Who episodes on the big screen on Friday, December 19 from 4:00 to 6:00 pm. Snacks, fun and comfy furniture. Sign up by calling 508-758-4171. Storytime with Sadie: Come and listen to a story with our library “Good Listener” dog, Sadie, on Saturday, […] Read more »