Elizabeth Taber Library Children’s Programs

Christmas Vacation Drop-in Activities – December 22 to January 2. Make colorful ornaments. Learn about Hanukkah and Kwanza while making menorahs and Kwanza placemats. Celebrate wildlife by reading stories of the season and creating treats for the birds. Create thank you note paper and get hints on writing great thank you notes. Winter Story Time […] Read more »

Town of Rochester Tax Bills

FY 2018 Real Estate & Personal Property Tax Bills were mailed December 15 and are due January 16, 2018. If paying by personal online banking, allow sufficient time for the bank to generate a check and mail it to the Town. Please supply sufficient information on the check identifying which bill should be credited. New […] Read more »

Rochester Country Fair Volunteers

The Rochester Country Fair is actively looking for volunteers to fill in many small and leadership positions for the 2018 country fair. The Fair is managed by an all-volunteer staff that comes from a variety of backgrounds and talents, each contributing their skills and time to provide a safe, family-friendly event that brings many smiles […] Read more »

Great Decisions Program

Great Decisions is a Foreign Policy Association program that promotes dialogue and offers current U.S. Foreign Policy and global issues for discussion with shared informed opinions that challenge communities in America today. Our group has been meeting for over 38 years and is sponsored by the Mattapoisett Woman’s Club with support by Susan Pizzolato, Director […] Read more »

MLT Welcomes Logan Johnson

Logan Johnson, an AmeriCorps service member, will work part-time with the Mattapoisett Land Trust (MLT) over the next six months to make contact with neighbors of MLT properties in order to introduce the land trust and explore any problems or concerns caused by proximity to MLT preserves. Logan hails from rural Maine and is a […] Read more »

Public Skating at Tabor Academy

Marion Recreation will begin its popular public skating program that begins Sunday, December 10 from 12:00 to 2:00 pm and runs through Sunday, February 25, 2018 at the Travis Roy Rink at Tabor Academy. This is an opportunity for you to skate the ice in an open skate format in a beautiful venue. Cost is […] Read more »

Mattapoisett-Themed Articles for Sale

A sales table of the Friends of the Council on Aging will be at the Mattapoisett Historical Society’s Arts and Crafts Holiday Fair. Featured are Mattapoisett-themed notecards, umbrellas, aprons, sweatshirts, and T-shirts. Come join us at the Mattapoisett Historical Society, 5 Church Street, on Saturday, December 9 from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. Read more »

Free Gift Wrapping at the Elizabeth Taber Library

Bring your gifts to the Elizabeth Taber Library on Fridays in December (December 8, 15, and 22) between 1:00 – 4:00 pm and we’ll wrap them for you. All materials will be provided. Small donations are appreciated so that we may keep up this wonderful service to the community. Read more »

Join the Friends of the Mattapoisett COA

Everyone is invited to join the Friends of the Mattapoisett Council on Aging, Inc., a 501(c)(3) nonprofit. The FMCoA serves as the fundraising arm of the Council on Aging. You can become a “Friend” and help out through your annual membership. Pick up the FMCoA membership application at the Senior Center or go online to […] Read more »

Mattapoisett Free Public Library

The Mattapoisett Free Public Library’s Children’s Department will be offering many special seasonal programs during the month of December: Saturday, December 9 from 1:00 – 3:00 pm: Stop by the library before you head to Mattapoisett’s Town Tree Lighting at the wharf for a FREE cup of hot chocolate, make your own jingle bell necklace, […] Read more »