Mattapoisett Free Public Library


The Mattapoisett Free Public Library was recently awarded a Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant for $7,200 from the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners (MBLC). “We’re excited about the innovative library projects being developed with the help of these grants,” said Cindy Roach, Head of Library Advisory and Development at the MBLC. “They benefit […] Read more »

Upcoming Programs at the ETL


Drop-in Technology Help: Do you have questions about Facebook, Twitter, Skype, or need technology assistance with an electronic device you recently bought or acquired? Then stop into the Elizabeth Taber Library any Monday and/or Thursday now through November 12 between 3:00 – 4:00 pm, and one of our friendly staff members will walk you through […] Read more »

Upper Cape Tech


Craft Fair: Upper Cape Cod Regional Technical School will hold their 21st annual American Made Professional Arts and Craft Fair on Saturday, November 21 and Sunday, November 22 from 10:00 am to 3:30 pm each day. The Craft Fair is sponsored by Upper Cape Tech’s Parent Teacher Organization, which funds student activities, scholarships, and other […] Read more »

A Midsummer Night’s Dream


The Old Rochester Regional High School Drama Club is very proud to present A Midsummer Night’s Dream, based on the writings of William Shakespeare. This classic story of misshaped love is set in Italy, 1910 and promises to be a magical night to remember. It stars (Jr) Sara Achorn, (So) Alice Bednarczyk, (Sr) Rikard Bodin, […] Read more »

Silver Bells Christmas Fair


The Women’s Guild will hold its annual Christmas fair, Silver Bells, on Friday, November 13 from 4:00 – 7:00 pm and Saturday, November 14 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm at the First Congregational Church, 11 Constitution Way, Rochester. There will be many handmade items, a silent auction, baked goods, candy table and old to […] Read more »

Scary Halloween Walk

SippicanLand Trust

The Sippican Lands Trust is hosting a super spooky, extra scary Halloween event for kids 8 years and older this Friday, October 30 beginning at 5:00 pm. Renowned SCARY storyteller David Mello will be featured as we walk through Aucoot Woods, property managed together by the Sippican Lands Trust and the Marion Open Space Acquisition […] Read more »

Machacam Club


The Machacam Club will hold its monthly meeting on November 4 at the Legion Hall, 3 Depot Street. Social time is 5:30 pm; dinner at 6:00 pm. This meeting will be our first lasagna dinner with tossed salad, garlic bread and, of course, pie for dessert. We hope it will prove worthwhile as we try […] Read more »

Upcoming Elizabeth Taber Library Programs

Taber Library

Health Literacy Discussion with Jim O’Neil: Helping you to help yourself in today’s health care setting. Health literacy is a hot topic for both providers and patients to improve the quality of the health care experience. Join us on Wednesday, October 28 at 11:00 am to learn all about ways to obtain, communicate, and understand […] Read more »

The Teenage Brain


Tabor Academy invites the public for an evening with Dr. Frances Jensen, author of The Teenage Brain. The lecture is free and open to the public on Friday, October 30 at 7:00 pm in Tabor Academy’s Fireman Center for the Performing Arts in Hoyt Hall at 235 Front Street, Marion. Neurologist and author Dr. Frances […] Read more »

Knights Teen Dance


The next Knights Teen Dance is on Friday, October 30 at 57 Fairhaven Road in Mattapoisett from 7:00 to 10:00 pm for $8. Halloween costumes for this dance are optional; however, no masks please. These dances provide a safe place for 6th, 7th and 8th graders to have a good time socializing, dancing and listening […] Read more »