Chapter 61 Tax Reduction Program


Come learn about the Chapter 61 tax reduction programs and get your questions answered! Chapter Land includes land used for Forestry, Agricultural purposes and open space and recreation. Chapter 61 Programs offer a property tax break for landowners willing to commit to keeping at least five acres or more of their land undeveloped for a […] Read more »

“Storytelling” Event

Matt Congo storytelling

Mattapoisett Congregational Church will offer “StoryTelling,” an interactive community event for all ages on Sunday, March 22 from 4:00 to 6:00 pm. Experience Bible stories in a new way and learn more about the art of storytelling. Rev. Bert Marshall will present old and new stories orally and musically passed down from generation to generation. […] Read more »

The Little Mermaid at ORRJHS


The Old Rochester Regional Junior High School Drama Club will perform The Little Mermaid on Thursday, March 19 at 7:00 pm in the junior high school auditorium. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for Students and Seniors; Children 5 and under are FREE. The performance is open to the public. Reserve your tickets by […] Read more »

Science on Ice

Linder cover design

Please join Tabor Academy in welcoming oceanographer and science photographer Chris Linder to campus for our first Science at Work Lecture Series on March 30 at 6:30 pm in the Stroud Academic Center, Tabor Academy, 232 Front Street, Marion. For over a decade, Linder has focused on communicating the stories of scientists working in the […] Read more »

Take a Morning Walk with the BBC


Come join the Buzzards Bay Coalition and the Wareham Land Trust on Wednesday, March 25 from 9:00 – 10:00am for a free morning stroll through the Wildlands Trust’s Rounseville II Preserve on Mary’s Pond Road in Rochester. Walking outdoors is great exercise for your body and mind, and on this walk you’ll also learn about […] Read more »

Airlines in America

airlines photo

The Sippican Historical Society’s 2015 lecture series continues on March 26 with the topic, Airlines in America: Past, Present & Future – A Pilot’s Perspective. This interactive lecture by pilot Ric Teves will explore the exciting evolution of the airline industry in America. Just over a century ago, on January 1, 1914, the world’s first […] Read more »

Rochester Land Trust Annual Meeting


The public is invited to join members of the Rochester Land Trust for its Annual Meeting that includes a potluck dinner and talk by our Representative, Bill Straus. A fabulous Pot Luck will begin at 6:00 pm at the First Congregational Church Hall in Rochester Center on Wednesday, March 25. It will be followed by […] Read more »

St. Patty’s Dinner


The First Congregational Church of Rochester will hold its annual St. Patty’s Dinner on March 22 at 5:00 pm; doors open at 4:30 pm. Tickets are limited and cost $14 adults/ $5 under 12. Tiffany Rozenas and family will perform traditional Celtic music and Chef Mike Daniel will prepare corned beef and cabbage with all the […] Read more »

Florence Eastman Post 280


The monthly meeting of the Florence Eastman Post 280 will be held at the Post Hall at 7:00 pm on March 18. At this meeting, I would like to turn our attention to Memorial Day, as well as several projects that should be reviewed for the betterment of the hall structure. Finally, I have requested […] Read more »

Mattapoisett PTA’s Parents’ Night Out


Had enough of the snow? Want to have some fun? Put down that shovel and come out to the Mattapoisett PTA’s Parents’ Night Out! fundraiser on Friday, March 27 from 7:00 – 11:00 pm at the Inn at Shipyard Park, Mattapoisett. There will be live music, 50/50 raffles, a Silent Auction, appetizers and cash bar. […] Read more »