Nasketucket Bird Club

The Nasketucket Bird Club will be meeting on Thursday, February 27 at 7:00 pm at the Mattapoisett Public Library. Several of our own club members will be showing pictures and/or sharing stories about various avian adventures.             The meetings, open to the public and handicapped accessible, are held at the Mattapoisett Free Public Library, located at the south […] Read more »

Tabor Academy to Host Blood Drive

Please participate in Tabor Academy’s winter blood drive on February 27 from 8:30 am to 3:30 pm for the Kraft Family Blood Donor Center benefitting Dana Farber and Brigham and Women’s Hospital! You will find the Blood Mobile in the parking lot at 256 Front Street in Marion. Drop in or by appointment by emailing              Just […] Read more »

Rochester Democratic Town Committee Caucus

The Democratic Town Committee will hold its caucus on Saturday, March 7 to elect delegates to the State Democratic Convention. The caucus will take place in the Rochester Town Hall from 11:00 to about 11:30 am.              Everyone may attend the political event but only registered Democrats may run for delegate or vote. Voter registration forms will be […] Read more »

Music Recital at Tabor Academy

Join the talented music students at Tabor Academy for their Winter Applied Music Recital on Monday, February 24 at 6:30 pm in Lyndon South, located at 242 Front Street in the Stroud Academic Center.             Kerry Saltonstall, Director of Communications said, “The recital provides a wonderful chance to see growth and change through this milestone event. The Applied […] Read more »

Boating Skills and Seamanship Course

If you have a boat, thinking about buying a boat, or just like to go boating…             The Onset/Marion Flotilla 63 of the United States Coast Guard Auxiliary is offering a seven-week course in Boating Skills and Seamanship that will teach you about boating safety, navigational rules, engines, equipment for your boat and much more.             Registration […] Read more »

Buzzards Bay Swim

YMCA Southcoast and the Buzzards Bay Coalition are partnering to offer discounted short-term membership rates and special programming for potential swimmers seeking pool access and training support leading up to the Buzzards Bay Swim on June 27.             Three-month YMCA Southcoast memberships are now available at $105 Young Adult (ages 20-29) and $153 Adult respectively with no […] Read more »

St. Gabriel’s Episcopal Church

All are invited to St. Gabriel’s Episcopal Church in Marion for a Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper and Mic Night. Tuesday, February 25at 6:00 pm, St. Gabriel’s Parish Hall, 124 Front St., Marion. We will eat delicious pancakes and if you have a joke to tell, a story to share, a song to sing or a musical […] Read more »

Wildflowers of Southeastern Massachusetts

The Marion Natural History Museum Wednesday morning programs for adults and seniors will host a session on Wildflowers of Southeastern Massachusetts with plant enthusiast Martha “Mike” Schroeder on March 4 from 10:30 to 11:30 am. Mike will be sharing a slideshow of locally taken photos of wildflowers thought to have existed in Southeastern Massachusetts since before the […] Read more »

Mattapoisett Free Public Library to Host Mark Parisi

Mark Parisi, the creator of “Off the Mark” and the Marty Pants books, will be coming to the library on Friday, February 21 at 1:00 pm, to teach Character Design! Mark will be sharing all he has learned as a cartoon artist through fun, laughter, and sketching. Recommended for ages 9 and up. Please register before February […] Read more »

It’s a Global Community- Basic Language Lessons

Language is a gateway to a culture. Come to the Mattapoisett Free Public Library and learn some friendly greetings and conversational phrases in other languages. Townsfolk in the community will share some of these basics from their native languages in a casual informal setting. One class for each language for 30 minutes – no pressure […] Read more »