Seaside Harvest Festival


The Seaside Harvest Festival, sponsored by The Ladies Auxiliary of Damien Council 4190, will be held on Saturday, October 4 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm (with a rain date of October 5). The event will take place at the Knights of Columbus grounds located at 57 Fairhaven Road, Mattapoisett. There will be arts, crafts, […] Read more »

Classic Film Friday


On Friday, September 12 at 7:00 pm, the public is invited to the Marion Music Hall (164 Front Street) for its Classic Film Friday Presentation: Double Indemnity. The event is co-sponsored by the Sippican Historical Society and the Marion Council on Aging, and is offered to the public, free of charge. The 1944 film noir […] Read more »

Friends Second-Saturday Book Sale


The Friends of the Mattapoisett Library’s second-Saturday book sale resumes its regular schedule on September 13 from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm downstairs at the library, 7 Barstow Street. This month’s highlight is the addition of nearly 1,000 nearly-new non-fiction books on nearly every subject: history; military history; biography; and sports, particularly baseball. As always, […] Read more »

Identifying the Past: Pictures of Mattapoisett


Please join the Mattapoisett Historical Society for a special exhibit featuring unidentified moments from Mattapoisett’s past on Saturday, September 6 and 13 from 1:00 to 4:00 pm at the museum at 5 Church Street. Enjoy a look into our Town’s history via our photography collection and see if you can help us fill in some […] Read more »

Knights Teen Dance


Knights Teen Dances for the season kick off on Friday, September 5 at Knights of Columbus in Mattapoisett for 6th, 7th and 8th graders only. It is held 7:00 to 10:00 pm for an admission fee of $8 paid at the door. The money from The Knights Teen Dances goes towards scholarships for deserving high […] Read more »

Marion Democratic Town Committee


The Marion Democratic Town Committee will meet Saturday, September 20 at 10:00 am at the Music Hall, 164 Front Street, Marion. State Representative Bill Straus, Chairman of the Joint Committee on Transportation, and State Senator Marc Pacheco will be guest speakers. Transportation and its significance in keeping Massachusetts competitive in the national and global economy, […] Read more »

Marion Council on Aging


Take the AARP Driver Safety Classroom Course! Learn proven safety strategies to maintain your confidence behind the wheel. This course is offered on Wednesday September 24 from 10:00 am – 3:00 pm at the Marion Police Station. Bring a bag lunch and please arrive before 9:45 am to fill out class certificate. There is a […] Read more »

Taber Library Memoir Workshop

Taber Library

What’s black and white and read all over? If you write it well, your memoir! Record your precious memories before they fade. The Sippican Historical Society and Elizabeth Taber Library will help! The two organizations have teamed up to offer a free, four-session memoir writing course, led by Marion’s Judy Rosbe, an accomplished author and […] Read more »

Marion Republican Town Committee


The Marion Republican Town Committee will conduct its next monthly meeting on Tuesday, September 2 at 7:00 pm at the Marion Music Hall, 164 Front Street, Marion. The public and new members are welcome. Read more »

Marion Art Center Fall Classes


Watercolor Painting for Adult Beginners Wednesdays, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm September 17 – November 5 (8 weeks) Instructor: Patricia White Tuition: $175 members / $190 non-members (materials not included) Note: This course requires a minimum of 5 students to run This course is designed for people who would like to try watercolor painting, but […] Read more »