Cape Verdeans on the South Coast


The Sippican Historical Society’s 2015 lecture series continues on Thursday, April 16 with the topic, From the Archipelago to America: Cape Verdeans on the South Coast, featuring speaker Marilyn Halter. To truly appreciate the history of Marion and the surrounding area, it’s critical to explore the Cape Verdean experience here. Immigration to the South Coast […] Read more »

Spring Fling Dance Fundraiser


There will be a Spring Fling Dance Fundraiser sponsored by the Rochester Historical Society on Friday, April 10 from 7:00 to 11:00 pm at the Mattapoisett Reservation Golf Club, 10 Reservation Road, Mattapoisett. Tickets are $15. For tickets or information call 508-961-7401. Read more »

Open Table


You are invited to join us for supper on Friday, April 10 at the Mattapoisett Congregational Church. Everyone is welcome. Open Table offers a delicious, nutritious meal prepared by volunteers on the second Friday of every month. There is no charge, although donations are gratefully accepted. Doors open at 4:30 pm and the meal will […] Read more »

Marion Republican Town Committee


The Marion Republican Town Committee will conduct its next monthly meeting on April 7 at 7:00 pm at the Marion Music Hall, 164 Front Street, Marion. The public and new members are welcome. Read more »

Tai Chi in Marion


Tai Chi classes will be offered to Marion residents starting May 5. Marion native Kyle Marston will be the instructor. Kyle has over 11 years of training in Tai Chi as well as Qigong and Kung Fu. “I was still in high school when I went with a friend to a tai chi class. I […] Read more »

Baked Fish Dinner


On Good Friday, April 3, a baked fish dinner will be held at The Knights of Columbus Hall (lower level), 57 Fairhaven Road in Mattapoisett. The time is 5:00 to 7:00 pm for $12 per person and can be paid for at the door.   Read more »

Free Movie: Last Tuesday of the Month


The Theory of Everything (PG-13, 123 min) is being shown at the Mattapoisett CoA Senior Center, Center School, 17 Barstow St, on Tuesday, March 31 at 12:00 noon. The free movie is sponsored by the Friends of the Mattapoisett CoA. The Theory of Everything is a 2014 British biographical romantic drama film about Jane and […] Read more »

Inflammation & Women’s Health


Inflammation drives many disease processes and greatly affects women’s health. In fact, 80% of patients with autoimmune disorders are women. An underlying factor in many diseases, inflammation plays a role in the development and progression of many diseases and ailments including cancer, heart disease, arthritis, diabetes, depression, anxiety, and allergies. Inflammation & Women’s Health, a […] Read more »

“Love, Loss & What I Wore”

Make your reservations now for Marion Art Center’s production of “Love, Loss and What I Wore,” a comedy written by Nora Ephron and Delia Ephron based on the 1995 book of the same name by Ilene Beckerman. The show will open on Friday, April 10 at 7:30 pm, and will run on Saturday, April 11 […] Read more »

Three Choruses to perform at St. Gabriel’s Church


St. Gabriel’s Episcopal Church will host a unique concert event on Saturday, March 28 at 7:00 pm featuring three choruses: the Butterfly Women’s Human Rights Choir based in Arlington and directed by Sandi Hammond; the Touring Chorus of the SouthCoast Children’s Chorus; and Sisters in Song, directed by Leslie Piper. The three groups will perform […] Read more »