DEP Hearing – Goodspeed Island Pier


Please be advised that on March 5 at 7:00 pm at the Old Hammondtown School Auditorium, the public is invited to attend a Public Meeting under the provisions of the Massachusetts Public Waterfront Act, Chapter 91 Licensing, set up at the request of the Mattapoisett Selectmen to allow residents to express their opinions, ideas, views […] Read more »

Sharing Your Passion: Personal Collections


Join the Mattapoisett Historical Society on Thursday, February 26 from 6:00 to 8:00 pm to celebrate a truly Mattapoisett exhibit, “Sharing Your Passion: Personal Collections.” We opened our doors to Town residents, asking them to share their own personal collections with the public. The results? A very interesting and eclectic exhibit that has something for […] Read more »

Rochester Council on Aging


March COA Day Trips – Saturday, March 14: Boston Flower Show. Leave at 9:00 am; return at 4:00 pm; lunch at the Show; $17 admission. – Wednesday, March 18: Atria Fairhaven – Luncheon & Travelling Boutique. Leave at 11:30 am; return at 2:30 pm; Free; Limit of 8 … Sign-up quickly!!! – Friday, March 20: […] Read more »

Youth Art Month at the Marion Art Center

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In conjunction with Youth Art Month, the art students at Sippican Elementary School, in Marion, Massachusetts, under the supervision of their art teacher, Erin Kirk, will exhibit works titled “Colorful Creations!” in the Patsy Francis Gallery at the Marion Art Center, in Marion. Mrs. Kirk has assembled a collection of artwork created by her students […] Read more »

ORR Presents Sweeney Todd – School Edition


The Old Rochester Regional High School Drama Club is very proud to present Sweeney Todd – School Edition. This full-scale musical/thriller, written by Stephen Sondheim and Hugh Wheeler, stars Emily Faulkner (Jr), Kyle Costa (Jr), Holly Frink (Jr), Michael Amato (Sr), Isaiah Kidney (Sr), Patrick McGraw (Sr),Victor Morrison (Jr), Chris Savino (Fr), and Lexi Melloni […] Read more »

Tech Help at Taber Library


The Elizabeth Taber Library, along with Tabor Academy students, will provide technology help on Sundays at 2:00 pm, February 8 to March 1 and March 29 to April 19. Do you have questions about Facebook, Twitter, Skype, or need technology assistance with an electronic device you recently bought or acquired? Then stop into the Elizabeth […] Read more »

Marion Fireworks Fundraising


It may be winter weather outside, but it is time to think ahead to summer! Think Fireworks! Our fundraising efforts for 2014 fell short of our goal. We are confident that we will be able to bring the fireworks back this year! The fireworks are tentatively scheduled for Saturday, July 4. The Marion Fireworks Committee […] Read more »

Family Fun In The Forest

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Are you looking for a fun outdoor activity for your family over break? The Elizabeth Taber Library, in collaboration with the Sippican Lands Trust, has the perfect challenge for you! How about trying to locate some “Champion Tree” species found in Marion’s open spaces?! You simply head to the library, grab a pre-stocked loaner backpack […] Read more »

Blanche B. Perry Scholarship


The Mattapoisett Land Trust is seeking applicants for their $1,000 “Blanche B. Perry Scholarship.” This award is available to a Mattapoisett resident interested in the field of Environmental Studies, Sciences, Technology or a related field, and is a graduating senior from a secondary school by June 2015. The scholarship is made available through the Edith […] Read more »

Sharing Your Passion: Personal Collections


Everybody collects something and we’re all passionate about the things we collect. Why not share your interest with others? The Mattapoisett Historical Society is providing an opportunity for collectors to share their unique, fanciful and maybe even eclectic collection with fellow Mattapoisett residents at our first Personal Collections night. Residents are invited to display their […] Read more »