Curbside Service Starts at Plumb Library

Starting Monday, June 1, the Joseph H. Plumb Memorial Library in Rochester will start curbside service. Patrons can call the library at 508-763-8600 from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday, or email info@plumblibrary.com to request a book, magazine, DVD, or game. If it is owned by Plumb Library and is on the shelf, it […] Read more »

Mattapoisett Land Trust Annual Meeting

Mattapoisett Land Trust will conduct its 2020 Annual Meeting using the digital platform Zoom on Sunday, June 14 at 4:00 pm. Members may call into the meeting using a computer, tablet, or smartphone. To register for the meeting (pre-registration is required) please send an email with your contact information to info@mattlandtrust.org. MLT will confirm your registration and […] Read more »

Buzzards Bay Watershed Ride

The Buzzards Bay Watershed Ride provides one of the most scenic coastal cycling courses in all of New England, and it returns for its 14th year on Sunday, October 4. Cyclists of all ages and abilities can sign up now to bike 35, 75 or 100 miles at the Buzzards Bay Watershed Ride by visiting www.savebuzzardsbay.org/ride.  […] Read more »

ArtTalk at the MAC

Would you like to join a group chat about art? Or perhaps you would like a better understanding of works that you “just don’t get”? Join the MAC for a virtual discussion about art (no knowledge of art or art history required!).             The Marion Art Center’s new monthly program, ArtTalk at the MAC, is similar […] Read more »

Mattapoisett Machacam Club

We’re sad to announce that the June 3 meeting of the Machacam Club has been canceled. Recognizing the need for caution and safety during this difficult time, it is best to pass on this meeting and allow the virus to run its course. June is the last meeting of the season and our next meeting will be […] Read more »

2020 Rochester Memorial Day Boat Race

The Rochester Board of Health has given permission for the Fire Department to again sponsor the Boat Race this year but with changes and restrictions in order to make an effort to keep people safe and healthy as circumstances are relaxing somewhat in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.             Both spectators and contestants must exercise self-discipline. […] Read more »

Elizabeth Taber Library

This Friday, May 22 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm, the Elizabeth Taber Library will be holding another free giveaway of books, puzzles, and seeds! Children, middle reads and young adult materials are available. When visiting our giveaways please: Wear a facemask as mandated by the state; approach tables one party at a time; limit three book […] Read more »

ORCTV Annual Meeting

Old Rochester Community TV will hold its annual meeting via Zoom at 5:30 pm on Thursday June 25. The annual meeting will include the election of officers to the Old Rochester Community Television Board of Directors. The nominees for 2020 are: Mike Devoll – Marion seat Danny White – Mattapoisett seat Elaine Botelho – Membership seat […] Read more »

Harbor Days Update

Mattapoisett Lions Club’s Board of Directors held a virtual meeting on May 6 to discuss several options related to the annual Harbor Days events currently scheduled for July 12 through 19. These dates include the Triathlon on July 12 and all events up to and including Harbor Days weekend ending July 19.             The Board voted […] Read more »

Buzzards Bay Swim Canceled

The Buzzards Bay Coalition has announced that the 2020 Buzzards Bay Swim will be canceled due to the unprecedented and still-evolving conditions presented by the COVID-19 pandemic.             “The health and well-being of our participants, volunteers, emergency personnel, staff, and our community is our top priority,” Coalition President Mark Rasmussen said in a message to this […] Read more »