Police Brotherhood JRI Christmas Present Drive


During the holiday season, the Marion Police Brotherhood provides an opportunity for children of the community to meet face to face with Santa. The Marion Police Brotherhood provides this free of charge to all families alike. The event, which ran from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm on December 5 at the Marion Music Hall, provided […] Read more »

Marion Council on Aging Events


The Fifth Annual Marion Police Brotherhood Holiday Dinner will be held at the Marion Music Hall on Saturday, December 19. Doors open at 11:30 am; dinner will be served at noon. Open to Marion residents who may bring one guest. Admission is free. RSVP to Marion Council on Aging at 508 748-3570 by December 15. […] Read more »

Elizabeth Taber Library Upcoming Programs

Taber Library

Afternoon Book Club: Please join us for a delightful afternoon book discussion on Tuesday, December 15 at 2:00 pm. We will discuss Being Mortal by Atul Gawande. Please stop into the Elizabeth Taber Library today to register and reserve a copy of the monthly book. Story Time for Children: Join the three grandmothers for a […] Read more »

Adult Learners Thrive at the Mattapoisett Library


Adults who need to improve their reading and writing or learn more technical skills can now take advantage of free tutoring at the Mattapoisett Free Public Library. As part of an adult literacy program called A.L.L. (Adults Learn at the Library), tutors have been trained to provide free educational support for English language learning, basic […] Read more »

Mattapoisett Women’s Club Garden Group


The Garden Group division of the Mattapoisett Women’s Club took home two blue ribbons in competitions this fall. The Rotch Jones Duff House “Celebrate the Season” Open House entry was a book theme this year. They chose The Call of the Wild by Jack London and in keeping with that theme and their assigned space, […] Read more »

RHS Goes to the Library


Members of the Rochester Historical Society will be at the Plumb Library Open House on Saturday, December 5 from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. All things Rochester – including books, cards, hats, tee shirts, sweatshirts – will be available. Read more »

Holiday Open House at Plumb Library


The Friends of Plumb Library will hold their annual Holiday Open House on Saturday, December 5 from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm at the Joseph H. Plumb Memorial Library, 17 Constitution Way, Rochester. There will be a Silent Auction of handmade items, gift baskets, and gift certificates, Bake Sale, Pampered Chef items, and a Children’s […] Read more »

Mattapoisett Recreation


Mattapoisett Recreation still has openings in the following Winter Programs: Center Stage Kids for ages 5-12 years on Wednesdays from 3:00 – 4:00 pm, December 2 through February 3, at the Center School gymnasium. MATTREC is excited to partner with Tracy Gendreau Fiore for a winter theatre program. Children will learn various aspects of the […] Read more »

Friends of the Mattapoisett COA


Everyone is invited to join the Friends of the Mattapoisett Council on Aging, Inc., a 501(c)(3) nonprofit. The FMCoA serves as the fundraising arm of the Council on Aging. You can become a “Friend” and help out through your annual membership. Pick up the FMCoA membership application at the Senior Center or go online www.mattapoisett.net/friends-mattapoisett-coa-formerly-foe. […] Read more »

Machacam Club


The Machacam Club will hold its monthly meeting on December 2 at the Legion Hall, 3 Depot Street. Social time is 5:30 pm; dinner is at 6:00 pm. This meeting will be a ham & bean dinner with pie for dessert. We hope it will prove worthwhile as we try to overcome the ban on […] Read more »