St. Philip’s Episcopal Church

For 135 years, St. Philip’s Episcopal Church in Mattapoisett has held summer only services for parishioners.             Each Sunday through Labor Day, visiting clergy from Massachusetts and beyond conduct services, using the 1928 Book of Common Prayer, at 8:00 am and 10:00 am.             On Sunday, July 7, services will be officiated by the Reverend Nathan Humphrey, Rector, […] Read more »

Independence Day

On Friday, July 5, the Marion Concert Band will open its 2019 season with a program of patriotic music in celebration of Independence Day. The program is as follows: National Anthem  National Emblem March – E. E. Bagley  Star Spangled Spectacular – G. M. Cohan  American Pageant – T. Knox  Our Glorious Land – J. Olivadoti  […] Read more »

Elizabeth Taber Library in July

Books at the Beach! Join the library at Silvershell Beach to buy or borrow some summer reading materials every Tuesday from 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm.              Docu-Tuesdays. Beat the heat and learn something new with Docu-Tuesdays. Each Docu-Tuesday will feature a documentary film screening through IndieFlix with light refreshments. Tuesdays: July 9, July 23,August 6, and August 20from […] Read more »

Taste of Mattapoisett

For over 60 years, The Mattapoisett Woman’s Club has helped young people in their educational pursuits. This year the club awarded scholarships to Julia Cabral and Rosemary Loer, both students are from Old Rochester Regional High School.             In its fund-raising efforts, the Mattapoisett Women’s Club invites you to its 16th annual “Taste of Mattapoisett.”             “Taste […] Read more »

Friends Yard Sale

The Mattapoisett Friends Meeting will hold a fundraising yard sale on Saturday, July 13from 8:30 am to 12:00 pm at 103 Marion Road (Route 6). There will be several vendors in addition to items that were donated to the sale. The historic Quaker meeting house will be open for anyone who would like to see it. Read more »

Read with Tabor this Summer

Into the Raging Seaby Rachel Slade has been selected by Tabor Academy as their community wide summer read. Kerry Saltonstall, Director of Communications, said “It has been some time since we have done a community read and we are excited to get back to that practice this summer. We wanted to invite our neighbors and […] Read more »

Marion July 5th Fireworks

The Marion Fireworks Committee is proud to remind everyone that the Fireworks have been fully funded and are planned for July 5! We are so excited and grateful to all who helped make it happen.             Plan on bringing your blanket and taking advantage of the high tide at noon on July 5th. Food trucks will be […] Read more »

Marion 4th of July Parade

The Annual Marion Fourth of July Parade is scheduled for Thursday,July 4at 9:00 am sharp.             The Parade will form beginning at 8:00 am on the Fourth of July in the ball field behind the Marion Town House and adjacent to the Sippican School. Parade organizers will be onsite to check participants in and to line […] Read more »

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 »