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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.



Recurring Event New Bedford Farmer’s Market

New Bedford Farmer’s Market

Buttonwood Senior Center 1 Oneida Street, New Bedford, MA

Join Coastal Foodshed's New Bedford Farmers Market where you can shop from SouthCoast local farmers and vendors inside the Warming House at Buttonwood Park 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. every Saturday from November until May. There will be produce, meat, honey, maple syrup, dairy, baked goods, and an assortment of pantry items. Be sure to […]

Moby Kit Rescue Casino Night

club ponta delgada 61 Madeira Ave, MA

Come play and have a blast for charity from 7-10 p.m. Jan. 28 at Club Ponta Delgada. Blackjack, roulette, war, raffles, and more. Wear your finest attire or come as you are. $100 prize for Best Dressed. $10 buy-in. Cash only at event. Purchases may also be made via Venmo (@mobykit-rescue) Moby Kit Rescue is […]

Lawlar Branch Adulting 101 – Stress management

Lawler Library 745 Rockdale Ave, New Bedford, MA

Understand your stress triggers and take the first steps to handling them. For patrons ages 18-26 from 4-7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 31, at Lawler Branch.

Community Preservation Committee


The Community Preservation Committee will meet remotely via Zoom at 6 p.m. on Jan. 31. Join the Zoom here using password 479830 or by calling (646) 558-8656 and enter MEETING […]

Recurring Event Mentor Cafe & Consult

Mentor Cafe & Consult

Groundwork 1213 Purchase Street, New Bedford, MA

Feeling a little stuck and looking for some guidance? Grab some coffee and head on over to the mentor café. Mentor, Steve Markowski, has created the 'Mentor Café and Consult', […]

Regional Economic Strategy Committee


The RESC will hold its quarterly meeting via Zoom from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Feb. 1. Join the Zoom meeting here. Meeting ID: 817 6327 5734 Passcode: 255525

Recurring Event Tech Talk Thursdays

Tech Talk Thursdays

Howland-Green Library 3 Rodney French Blvd, New Bedford, MA

Wish you knew more about computers? Want help with your Kindle? Wonder what all the hoopla is about Hoopla? Just drop in and ask us! Stay for a few minutes […]

Harriet: An American Legend – Full Length Feature Film

New Bedford Whaling National Historical Park 33 William St., New Bedford, MA

Join New Bedford Whaling National Historical Park in viewing and discussing the full-length feature film Harriet at 1 p.m. on Feb. 4. Based on the thrilling and inspirational life of […]