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Learn about local government at the Manomet Branch Library

Anyone interested in getting involved in local government should come to the Manomet Branch Library, 12 Strand Ave., on Saturday, June 24, 2017 at 2:30 p.m.

Learn about local politics, what groups are operating in the town, and how to get involved with town committees. Light refreshments served. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Join the Writers’ Circle at the Manomet Branch Library

Join fellow authors and writers for a monthly discussion and workshop held the third Thursday at the  Manomet Branch Library, 12 Strand Avenue. This month’s meeting is Thursday, June 15, 2017 at 7 p.m.
Get support, share work, and hear new ideas Learn about self-publishing. Light refreshments will be served. There is no need to register. 
(more…) Continue Reading →

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Family day at the Manomet Center

Come visit Manomet’s Bird Banding Lab this June 3 for its biannual Family Day, when the doors will open to visitors  to witness live demonstrations of the bird research happening here. For over 50 years, the Landbird Conservation staff at Manomet has collected meticulous data every spring and fall, observing migration patterns of songbirds by catching, banding, and releasing them. The banding team operates the lab Monday through Friday from dawn until dusk, averaging around 2,000 birds caught each season, taking detailed notes and observations on each and every one. Not only is data used for scientific research, but for outreach and education, too. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Flagpole dedication will mark Memorial Day at the Pinehills

A new flagpole, honoring veterans, will be dedicated at the Stonebridge Club in the Pinehills on Memorial Day, May 29, at 9:30 a.m.
 
The event will include the The Pilgrim Squadron Civil Air Patrol Color Guard, patriotic music, and light refreshments. The Stonebridge Club is located at 55 Stonebridge Road. Continue Reading →

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Learn about Lyme Disease at the Wildlands Trust

Lyme Disease is the most prevalent infectious disease in Massachusetts and is now considered to be a public health crisis, but tick-borne diseases are preventable. Join Entomologist Larry Dapsis at the Wildlands Trust, 675 Long Pond Road, on May 23 at 7 p.m. for a presentation in the Community Conservation Barn to better understand the basic life cycle and ecology of deer ticks, occurrence of tick-borne illnesses, and how to protect yourself, your yard and your pet. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Go trail running with the Wildlands Trust

Join Wildlands Trust Property Manager Erik Boyer on Saturday, May 20 at  8 a.m. for a trail run from Davis-Douglas Farm to the Halfway Pond Conservation Area. All levels and speeds are welcome. This is not a race, just a running group that meets monthly to explore the trails around the Wildlands Trust headquarters. For more information and to register, click here.   Continue Reading →

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Pinehills woman recognized for service to Talking Information Center

Pat Cotta of Plymouth was recognized for her five years of service to the Talking Information Center  at their Annual Volunteer Appreciation Breakfast and awards ceremony held last month at the Village at Proprietors Green Assisted Living Facility in Marshfield. TIC operates with the help of more than 500 volunteers statewide, broadcasting newspapers, magazines, books, special consumer information, medical and stock market updates, jobs, sports, supermarket specials, voting guides, community newspapers, and television programs. TIC also offers cultural programming such as old-time radio drama, theater, and poetry. Continue Reading →

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Emma Machado presents research at Assumption College symposium

Emma Machado of Plymouth was one of 90 students selected to present an original academic research project at Assumption College’s 23rd Annual Undergraduate Symposium, held April 24-25 on the College’s Worcester Campus. The undergraduate symposium serves to highlight the research and scholarly achievements of Assumption students working in collaboration with dedicated faculty mentors. The symposium provides the campus community with the opportunity to gain a greater appreciation of and applaud the individual and collective accomplishments of the College’s faculty and students. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Hit the road with the Moose Lodge for the Bethune Bike Run on May 20

The Plymouth Moose Lodge hosts the annual Joe Bethune Motorcycle Run, Saturday, May 20, 2017. The ride is in memory of Petty Officer Joseph E. Bethune of Plymouth,  who died in 2008 in a motorcycle accident. Bethune was actively involved in the Moose Lodge. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Yoga at the Wildlands Trust

Join Tamreh Herlihy for an all levels gentle flow yoga class at the Wildlands Trust headquarters at 675 Long Pond Road on July 13 from 6 to 7:15 p.m. 

Connect with nature, yourself, and your community in this gentle and meditative class. Bring balance to your body, mind and heart as we strengthen and stretch, breath and move. Bring a yoga mat, small blanket, and dress comfortably. Indoor space available in case of inclement weather. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Flagpole dedication will mark Memorial Day at the Pinehills

A new flagpole, honoring veterans, will be dedicated at the Stonebridge Club in the Pinehills on Memorial Day, May 29, at 9:30 a.m.
 
The event will include the The Pilgrim Squadron Civil Air Patrol Color Guard, patriotic music, and light refreshments. The Stonebridge Club is located at 55 Stonebridge Road. Continue Reading →

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hit the road with the Moose Lodge for the Bethune Bike Run on May 20

The Plymouth Moose Lodge hosts the annual Joe Bethune Motorcycle Run, Saturday, May 20, 2017. The ride is in memory of Petty Officer Joseph E. Bethune of Plymouth,  who died in 2008 in a motorcycle accident. Bethune was actively involved in the Moose Lodge. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Learn to save more money at the Manomet Branch Library

Manomet is celebrating Money Smart Week at the library with a program on saving at the Manomet Branch Library, 12 Strand Ave, on Saturday, April 29, 2017 at 2:30 p.m.
Pay Yourself First, a presentation by an Eastern Bank representative, will demonstrate the importance of putting money aside for unexpected expenses as well as cover the various investment option available. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Feast of the Divine Mercy at Saint Bonaventure

The Feast of Divine Mercy will be celebrated on Sunday, April 23, at 3 p.m. at Saint Bonaventure Church. The prayer service will include Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament and Benediction, prayerful music, singing of the Divine Mercy Chaplet, and time for silent prayer. Reverend Kenneth Overbeck, Pastor, will preside. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Join the Writers’ Circle at the Manomet Branch Library

Join fellow authors and writers for a monthly discussion and workshop held the third Thursday at the  Manomet Branch Library, 12 Strand Avenue. This month’s meeting is Thursday, April 20, 2017 at 7:00 p.m.
Get support, share work, and hear new ideas Learn about self-publishing. Light refreshments will be served. There is no need to register. 
(more…) Continue Reading →

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Join the Writers’ Circle at the Manomet Branch Library

Join fellow authors and writers for a monthly discussion and workshop held the third Thursday at the  Manomet Branch Library, 12 Strand Avenue. This month’s meeting is Thursday, April 20, 2017 at 7:00 p.m.
Get support, share work, and hear new ideas Learn about self-publishing. Light refreshments will be served. There is no need to register. 
(more…) Continue Reading →

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You’ve seen the movie, now read the book with the Vintage Reads Book Club

Enjoy reading classic books? Looking for a book discussion group to join? The Vintage Reads Book Club reads and discuss novels from the 20th century and earlier, focusing on novels and authors that have stood the test of time. Some of the classics read are popular while others are more unconventional and unfamiliar. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Learn to save more money at the Manomet Branch Library

Manomet is celebrating Money Smart Week at the library with a program on saving at the Manomet Branch Library, 12 Strand Ave, on Saturday, April 29, 2017 at 2:30 p.m.
Pay Yourself First, a presentation by an Eastern Bank representative, will demonstrate the importance of putting money aside for unexpected expenses as well as cover the various investment option available. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Blood drive at the Moose Lodge on April 5

The Plymouth Moose will host a community blood drive in their lodge home at 601 State Road in Manomet on Wednesday, April 5, from 2 to 7 p.m.

Walk-in donations are accepted, but appointments are recommended; you can schedule an appointment through the American Red Cross Web site www.redcrossblood.org and enter sponsor code 7756, or you can call 800-GIVELIFE. (more…) Continue Reading →

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