Annual Summer Hymn Sing


The annual summer hymn sing of the First Congregational Church of Marion will be held on Sunday, July 24 at 10:00 am. The hymns to be sung will be set to tunes whose names celebrate Massachusetts communities. “A lot of us don’t pay much attention to the names of hymn tunes,” says Ben Dunham, chairman […] Read more »

Movie and TV Themes


On Friday, July 22, the Marion Concert Band continues its Friday evening concert series with a program featuring music from movies and TV shows. The program, which includes a violin soloist, as well as soundtrack music from some major motion pictures, is as follows: The Trombone King – K. L. King Rhapsodic Celebration – R. […] Read more »

RHS Ice Cream Social


The Rochester Historical Society invites you to our Annual Ice Cream Social Meeting on Wednesday, July 20 at 7:00 pm at the East Rochester Church/Museum at 355 County Road. We are going to be taking a walk down ice cream memory lane, and it’s going to be all about ice cream. Where did you go […] Read more »

Sippican Lands Trust Free July Events


The Sippican Lands Trust invites you and your family to enjoy two free events in July. Storywalks are a great way for younger families to spend time together in the outdoors and they promote literacy in nature. As part of our three-month series, July’s book will be located on our Osprey Marsh Property off of […] Read more »

General Joshua Chamberlain at SHS


The Sippican Historical Society has invited General Joshua Chamberlain, Civil War hero in the Union Army, to lecture at the Marion Music Hall. On July 21 at 7:00 pm, General Joshua Chamberlain, portrayed by Rev. Bob Macfarlane (retired minister and Civil War historian), will lecture at the Music Hall in Marion. A highly respected and […] Read more »

Upcoming Events at Mattapoisett Library


Re-Set Your Stress with Dr. Kristen Lee: “Dr. Kris” will present her book Re-Set: Make the Most of Your Stress on Tuesday, July 19 from 7:00 to 8:00 pm. Hear about her research and how to manage stress to your benefit. Books will be available for purchase and signing. Dr. Kristen Lee, Ed.D., LICSW, is […] Read more »

MLC to Hold 1st Cornhole Tournament


Mattapoisett Lions Club will hold its first annual Harbor Days Cornhole Tournament during Harbor Days. Join the fun on Saturday, July 16 at 3:00 pm. Entry fee is $30 per team. This will be a Double Elimination Tournament, guaranteeing each team at least two games. First Place is a set of custom-made boards. These are […] Read more »

Young People’s Concert


The Marion Concert Band continues its Friday evening concert series with a Young People’s Concert on Friday, July 15. The program, which will include a storyteller and the opportunity for children in the audience to “guest conduct” the band, is as follows: Children’s March – E. F. Goldman Looney Tunes Overture – B. Holcombe A […] Read more »

132nd Summer Season at St. Philip’s


Clergy from nearby and around the country visit the “Church at the Town Beach” in Mattapoisett from July 3 to September 4. Services using the 1928 Book of Common Prayer are at 8:00 am and 10:00 am. On Sunday, July 17, The Rev. Philip C. Jacobs III, Rector, Trinity Church, Canton, MA. will be officiating. […] Read more »

Buzzards Bay Watershed Ride


From Sakonnet Point in Little Compton to the village of Woods Hole, the Buzzards Bay region provides some of the best biking around. If you love to ride and want to protect clean water, then sign up for the 10th annual Buzzards Bay Watershed Ride on Sunday, October 2 by visiting The Buzzards Bay […] Read more »