This Weekend: Janis Joplin, Winter Farmer’s Market, and Marine History

Thursday, February 25th

Daddy O


The Inn on Shipyard Park
13 Water Street, Mattapoisett, MA

8:00 PM

Get your groove on with Daddy-O! This Thursday they’ll be recreating 1950’s music at the Inn at Shipyard Park. There will also be a Bourbon & Bacon Dinner!

Thursday 2.25

Adult Coloring Session

Wareham Public Library
59 Marion Road, Wareham, MA

4:00-6:00 PM

Local artist Mary Nyman is hosting a coloring session for adults for ages 18 and up! The library will provide art materials and/or you can bring your own to enjoy a relaxing session to explore your creativity and inner color!

Thursday 2.25 Bird

“Bird Attracting: Covering All the Basics”

Mattapoisett Public Library
7 Barstow Street, Mattapoisett, MA

7:00 PM

Bill Gill, a lifelong birder and proprietor, will speak about what to plant to attract birds to your yard. This is a great session to start thinking about the spring season!

Friday, February 26th

Friday 2.26 Joplin

A Night with Janis Joplin

Zeiterion Performing Arts Center 
684 Purchase Street, New Bedford, MA

8:00 PM

Starring Mary Bridget Davies, celebrate Janis Joplin’s music with her unmistakable voice filled with raw emotion and tinged with Southern comfort such as “Summertime” and “Me and Bobby McGee!”

Friday 2.26 gobush

Thom Hiller & Jeff Gobush

The Inn on Shipyard Park
13 Water Street, Mattapoisett, MA

8:00 PM

Sit down for an evening of food and hear music from Thom Hiller & Jeff Gobush!

Friday 2.26 UMASS

UMass Dartmouth International Film Series: “Lesson” (Bulgaria, 2015)

UMASS Dartmouth, CVPA building, Room 153
715 Purchase Street, New Bedford, MA

7:30 PM

This is a free program hosted by Professor Charles White. Learn about international film and enjoy this Bulgarian film about making the right choices.

Saturday, February 27th

Saturday 2.27

Winter Farmer’s Market

Old Rochester Regional High School
135 Marion Road, Mattapoisett, MA

10:00 AM-1:00 PM

In the junior high gymnasium, buy some freshly grown fruits and vegetables and support your local stores!

Saturday 2.27 kenny

Kenny Richards

The Inn on Shipyard Park 
13 Water Street, Mattapoisett, MA

8:00 PM

Having a nice evening of food and music from Kenny Richards!

Saturday 2.27 Body


Zeiterion Performing Arts Center 
684 Purchase Street, New Bedford, MA

8:00 PM

Los-Angeles Based BODYTRAFFIC are performances that inspire and create joy for the audience. BODYTRAFFIC was named one of Dance Magazine’s 25 to Watch in 2013. The performance has world-class contemporary choreographers surging the forefront of the concert dance world.

Sunday, February 28th

Sunday 2.28 fall-river-1

Sunday Morning Stroll

Fall River Heritage State Park 
100 North Frontage Road, Fall River, MA

11:00 AM

Wake up on Sunday and take a morning stroll to view picturesque areas of what Fall River has to offer! Exercise and be amazed of the beautiful views and scenery.

Sunday 2.28 Map

“Renaissance Mapmaking & the Marine Sciences”

Sea Education Association
171 Woods Hole Road, Falmouth, MA

1:00 PM

The talk will be facilitated by SEA Semester Visiting Professor Dr. Dan Brayton about how 16th and 17th century Europe knew about “scientific” phenomena such as currents, winds, and marine life. The event is FREE and open to public with light refreshments!

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