Reading and Writing Programs at MPL

Some children love to read and write – and so do we! We’ve created some wonderful, fun programs just for older children who love to read and write at the Mattapoisett Public Library.              Starting Wednesday, June 26at 3:00 pm, join us for our Imagination Nation Writer’s Workshop. If you are 8-12 years old with an ability […] Read more »

Marion Art Center

Arts in the Park – The Marion Art Center’s (MAC) premier outdoor artisan fair, Arts in the Park, returns to Bicentennial Park in Marion (corner of Main and Spring Streets) on Saturday, July 6from 10:00 am – 4:00 pm, featuring a select group of local artists and artisans. Goods include baskets, ceramics, clothing, collage, fiber, glass, […] Read more »

It’s Almost Time for The Fair

Save the Date of Saturday, July 27for The First Congregational Church of Marion Annual Summer Fair. This is the fair everyone looks forward to each year! It happens from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm on Main Street and throughout the whole church campus.              Get an early start searching for Flea Market treasures in the many White […] Read more »

Blessing of the Animals

Mattapoisett Congregational Church, UCC, will host a “Blessing of the Animals” service at 10:00 am on Sunday, June 30, near the harbor at pet-friendly Munro Preserve, 15 Main Street, Mattapoisett.             Bring your dog, cat, hamster, llama, or any other pet for a special blessing. If your pet doesn’t like crowds, bring a picture or other representation! […] Read more »

The Elizabeth Taber Library Presents

Summer Reading Program “Universe of Stories” Kick-off Event – See the show audiences are calling “Superb!”, “A blast!”, and “Heartwarming fun for the whole family.” Join magician and juggler Scott Jameson on Monday, June 24at 2:00 pm at the Marion Music Hall for an extraordinary performance that will have you laughing out loud and perched on […] Read more »

Marion Garden Group Plans July Seaside Benefit

For many years The Marion Garden Group has been planting and tending window boxes, planters, and urns throughout Marion Village in an effort to beautify the village.             Building on that mission, Liz Hatch, Marion Garden Group Vice President and the inspiration behind the beautification efforts, as well as a dedicated group of volunteers have made […] Read more »

Museum of Science and More at the Mattapoisett Library

Mattapoisett Public Library continues with this year’s theme of space with a special visit from the Museum of Science. On July 10, the Museum of Science will be visiting Center School on Barstow St., Mattapoisett to present their “Night Sky” program. Using their portable planetarium, the Museum of Science will take you on a tour of […] Read more »

South Coastal Counties Legal Services

The public is welcome to a Learning Series presented by the South Coastal Counties Legal Services, Friday,July 12at 10:00 at the COA, 17 Barstow Street, Mattapoisett. The program will cover property tax deductions, reverse mortgages, and debt collections. The presentation will take place on Friday, July 12th at 10:00 am at the Mattapoisett Council on […] Read more »

Mattapoisett Museum Events

Inspiration: Time & Texture at the Mattapoisett Museum – Please join us for the opening of our special exhibition on Thursday, June 27at 5:30 pm at 5 Church Street in Mattapoisett. Inspiration: Time & Texture is an invitational art exhibit featuring works by local artists, inspired by the collections of the Mattapoisett Museum. Each artist was […] Read more »

Tick Talk

            Hate Ticks? Come to the Mattapoisett Free Public Library on Wednesday, June 26from 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm for a tick talk by local expert Blake Dinius and learn how to deal with them.             Summer vacation is almost here! Get ready for fun! Beaches! Camping! Cookouts! And nymphal deer ticks! The CDC estimates nearly 300,000 cases […] Read more »