Rochester Council on Aging

Inclement Weather/Senior Center Closings: The Senior Center closes for all activities when Rochester schools are cancelled. Upcoming closings in January: January 21 (Martin Luther King Holiday). Special Luncheons: Reservations are required for these events and a donation of $5.00 would be appreciated! Meals will be served at 12:00 pm. Please join us. -Pampered Chef Luncheon: […] Read more »

Tri-Town TV

Did you know ORCTV films and produces monthly TV episodes called Tri-Town TV!? Tri-Town TV is a great way to showcase your event, concert, or any other happenings! We will come to you or you can come down to the studio and use our state-of-the-art equipment. We love to work with the community and help […] Read more »

Calling All Amateur Photographers

The Town of Mattapoisett Historical Commission is inviting all amateur photographers to submit images of Mattapoisett for possible inclusion in the 2019-2020 edition of the Mattapoisett Visitor Guide. This free publication is produced by the Historical Commission in collaboration with Old Colony Regional Vocational Technical High School and highlights Mattapoisett’s history as well as its […] Read more »

Sippican Historical Society

In 1998, the Sippican Historical Society commissioned an architectural survey of Marion’s historic homes and buildings. The survey was funded one-half by the Sippican Historical Society and one-half by the Massachusetts Historical Commission. Due to the limits of funding, not all of the historic buildings were surveyed, but over 100 were catalogued and photographed. The […] Read more »

Marion Community Preservation Committee

Applications for Community Preservation Act funding are now available in the Town Clerks office at the Marion Town House located at 2 Spring Street, Marion. The Community Preservation Act is a Massachusetts Law that allows participating cities and towns to adopt a real estate tax surcharge, supplemented by State matching funds, in order to fund […] Read more »

Registration Open for Buzzards Bay Swim

Make your New Year’s resolution to have a great time for a good cause at the 26th anniversary Buzzards Bay Swim on Saturday, June 22. Registration is now open at www.savebuzzardsbay.org/swim. The Buzzards Bay Swim is an exciting outdoor experience that welcomes swimmers of all abilities and fitness levels ages 11 and up. Over 300 […] Read more »

Sippican Historical Society

In 1998, the Sippican Historical Society commissioned an architectural survey of Marion’s historic homes and buildings. The survey was funded one-half by the Sippican Historical Society and one-half by the Massachusetts Historical Commission. Due to the limits of funding, not all of the historic buildings were surveyed, but over 100 were catalogued and photographed. The […] Read more »

Flu Vaccine Available

The Marion Board of Health is pleased to announce the availability of a limited amount of seasonal flu vaccine. Anyone interested in receiving the flu vaccine may contact Maureen Murphy at 508-748-3530 to schedule an appointment. Read more »

Sippican Choral Society Begins

The Sippican Choral Society resumes rehearsals on Monday, January 7at 7:15 pm at Wickenden Chapel on the Tabor Academy campus in Marion. New members are welcome to join the chorus simply by coming to the first rehearsal. The chorus will be rehearsing for its Spring concert to be held in April. We are excited to […] Read more »

Taber Library Welcomes New Library Director

The Elizabeth Taber Library Board of Trustees’ search committee has selected its new library director who will assume the position by mid-January of the New Year. Elizabeth Sherry brings to Marion her experience as the Adult Services and Reference Librarian for the Mattapoisett Free Library, where she has worked for eight years. “While the search […] Read more »