Afterschool Programs at the MNHM


Spring Thaw – April 16, 3:30 – 4:30 pm. (postponed from March 28). Finally, spring is here! Let’s investigate those signs of life – both animal and plant – that can be seen now that the winter is officially over. Specimens will be available for handling, so please dress accordingly. Composting - April 9, 3:30 […] Read more »

Marion Recreation Championship Games


Marion Recreation held the Girls and Boys Championship Games at the Old Rochester Regional High School on Thursday, March 20th. The Girls League 2014 Champions are the Mercury. Players: Alex Strand, Emily Erickson, Kinsley Dickerson, Mickenna Soucy, Lexi Smead, Jaclyn Stadelmann, Paige Feeney, Jacqueline Barrett, Georgia Toland and Katelyn Luong. Coached by Jeff Dickerson, Nhant […] Read more »

Rochester Women’s Club


The Rochester Women’s Club would like to invite the public to participate in our annual Earth Day Town Clean up. In conjunction with The Rochester Land Trust, the Women’s Club is coordinating a community wide, roadside trash clean up event. Trash collection bags and gloves will be available on Saturday April 26 from 9:00 am […] Read more »

Marion Recreation Programs


Marion Recreation, in conjunction with SBG Eastcoast (Nexus Marital Arts & Fitness), is offering two new classes: Intro to Kickboxing (Adults) and Confident Kids Jiu-Jitsu! Both classes will be held at the Marion Recreation Department, 13 Atlantis Drive on Saturday mornings beginning April 19. The session will run for six weeks until May 24. At […] Read more »

Lions Club Scholarship Deadline


The members of the Mattapoisett Lions Club are please to announce the awarding of a $5,000 scholarship this year to a graduating high school senior residing in Mattapoisett, Marion or Rochester. The funds for this award are raised through fund raisers held by the Mattapoisett Lions Club throughout the year, including Harbor Days, an annual […] Read more »

Mattapoisett Bike Path


Over the past months, Mattapoisett Bike Path Committee, Friends of the Bike Path and the Town have been hard at work moving the Bike Path project along. There are many upcoming opportunities to support the project, to learn about what’s happening, and to meet with other people who support the bike path. On March 27, […] Read more »

ORCTV 2014 Annual Meeting


Old Rochester Community Television will hold its annual meeting on Saturday, March 22 at 1:00 pm at the ORCTV Studio located at 345 Front St. in Marion. This meeting will include the election of officers to the Board of Directors. The nominees are: Mike Parker – Membership Seat; Jay Pateakos – Marion; Bunny Mogilnicki – […] Read more »

Marion Council on Aging


Free Easy Yoga on Fridays at 13 Atlantis Drive from 10:45 – 11:30 am. This is done both seated and standing. Improve your strength, balance, and endurance. Preregistration is not required. Lunch and Learn at the Marion Police Station on April 2 at 12:00 pm. Bring your lunch and we will provide the beverage. Come […] Read more »

Rochester Land Trust Annual Meeting


The Rochester Land Trust will hold its annual meeting and potluck dinner on Wednesday, March 26 at 6:30 pm at the Rochester Congregation Church Fellowship Hall, 11 Constitution Way, Rochester. We are excited to have as our Guest Speaker COL Charles ‘Chuck’ Samaris, the Commander and District Engineer from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, […] Read more »

Rabies Clinic


The Mattapoisett Board of Health will sponsor a Cat and Dog Rabies Clinic to be held at the Mattapoisett Fire Station on March 30 from 10:00 am to 12:00 noon. There is a $12 fee per animal. All animals must be properly restrained: All dogs must be leashed; all cats should be in cat carriers. […] Read more »