COVID-19 WARNING: While we continue to list New Bedford's array of cultural offerings, readers are advised to heed the latest public health recommendations. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention now recommends that both unvaccinated and fully vaccinated people wear masks indoors in public in areas of substantial or high transmission, including Bristol County.


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Tuesday’s New Bedford Food Pantry Schedule


Please follow each food pantry's rules and regulations, including how often they can be accessed. Many require photo ID for adults and MA Health cards for children and some require a proof of address and/or income. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., House of Hope, 306 Mount Pleasant Street, New Bedford, 508-996-6814 10 a.m. to 2 […]


New Bedford Public Schools’ Family Engagement Center

Normandin Middle School 81 Felton St., New Bedford

Do you need help applying for or renewing your SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program / food stamp)? You can do this at the New Bedford Public Schools' Family Engagement Center in Normandin Middle School every Tuesday from 8-10 a.m. Register using this link.   ¿Necesita ayuda para solicitar o renovar su SNAP (Programa de Asistencia de Nutrición […]


Free virtual addiction recovery meeting


Hello New Bedford: You are invited to a free virtual addiction recovery meeting. Topics include Recovery Coping Skills, Values Building, Mental Health, Trauma, Addiction & Recovery, Harm Reduction, Understanding CORI, Healthy Relationships. Addiction Recovery Education Access Services (AREAS) is a FREE weekly peer-to-peer facilitated meeting that focuses on recovery-based topics chosen by group participants. Meeting […]


Cove Street Neighborhood Association Meeting

Howland-Green Library 3 Rodney French Blvd, New Bedford

Monthly meeting of the Cove St. neighborhood association is held on the first Tuesday of every month in the Howland Green Library. Contact: Celeine Saraiva at


Conservation Commission

Brooklawn Senior Center 1997 Acushnet Ave., New Bedford

Eversource work between Phillips Road and the Dartmouth town line is the only new business on the agenda for a regular meeting of the New Bedford Conservation Commission at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb . 1 at the Brooklawn Senior Center. Read the full agenda here.


Tacos and Musical Bingo in the Vault

The Vault Music Hall at Greasy Luck Pub 791 Purchase St., New Bedford

The Vault Music Hall and Pub welcome all for taco Tuesdays and musical bingo. This is a fun, family-friendly event. Cross off five songs in a row to win a prize. Reservations can be made on Yelp at