Sippican Woman’s Club


On Thursday, November 10, the Sippican Woman’s Club will take a walking tour down New Bedford’s historic County Street with local author and historian Peggi Medeiros. Last year, Peggi presented a program to the club on her recently published book, New Bedford Mansion, in which she described that period “as a time of unimaginable wealth, […] Read more »

Upper Cape Cod Technical Craft Fair


Upper Cape Cod Regional Technical School will hold their 22nd annual American Made Professional Arts and Craft Fair on Saturday, November 19 and Sunday, November 20 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 school events. […] Read more »

Ham & Bean Supper


A ham & bean supper with entertainment to follow will take place on Saturday, November 19 at 5:30 pm. It will be held at The Knights, 57 Fairhaven Road in Mattapoisett. Tickets are $12 per person and can be purchased by calling Jim at 508-863-3496. Read more »

Rochester Women’s Club


The next meeting of the Rochester Women’s Club will be held on Thursday, November 3 at 6:30 pm. We will be finalizing our plans for the upcoming Volunteer Appreciation Social to be held on November 9 from 5:30 – 7:30 pm. Yvonne Benton will be treating us again by sharing her knowledge of the “Bartender.” […] Read more »

Marion Republican Town Committee


The Marion Republican Town Committee will conduct its next monthly meeting on Tuesday, November 1 at 7:00 pm at the Marion Music Hall, 164 Front Street, Marion. New members are welcome. Read more »

Marion Board of Health Flu Clinic


The faith communities of Community Baptist, First Congregational, St. Gabriel’s, and St. Rita’s are co-sponsoring a flu clinic with the Marion Board of Health on Sunday, November 20 from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm at the First Congregational Church’s community center meeting room behind the General Store at 144 Front Street, Marion. Please remember to […] Read more »

Mattapoisett Historical Society

Photo by Anne Kakley

On Sunday, November 6 at 2:00 pm, Mattapoisett Historical Society will host Greenwood (Woody) and Sharon Hartley, long-time Rochester cranberry growers, at the museum, 5 Church Street. The Hartleys will present a program on the culture of cranberries, our state’s biggest food crop (value $100 million), from planting through harvest. They will share stories about […] Read more »

Wednesday Walkabouts


Take a stroll through working farms in Fairhaven, Mattapoisett and Rochester with the Buzzards Bay Coalition during “Wednesday Walkabouts,” a series of four walks on Wednesday mornings in November. You’ll enjoy some fresh air and learn about the history of local farms that have been protected forever through a conservation restriction. On Wednesday, November 2, […] Read more »

SLT Halloween Bash


The Junior Board of the Sippican Lands Trust invites all elementary school aged kids and their families to join us for a festive and fun Halloween Bash. The event will be held on Saturday, October 29 from 6:00 – 8:00 pm at the Great Hill Farm barn. A $5 donation for one child or $10 […] Read more »

Marion Halloween Parade


The volunteer witches of the Marion Art Center have been brewing up plans for the annual Halloween Parade around the town on Monday, October 31. Costumed characters of all ages are welcome to be a part of this fun family event. Participants should meet at the Marion Music Hall (corner of Front Street and Cottage […] Read more »