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"Simply Simons getting ready for Thanksgiving" - from SouthCoast Today
"Those who would like to make donations of money or food can bring them to Simply Simons, located at 481 Wilbur Ave. in Swansea. Those who would like to volunteer to prepare food for the meals the day before, serve meals on that day or deliver meals can call the restaurant at (508)675-5531. Elderly or those in need from Swansea or Somerset who want a free meal for Thanksgiving also can call that number to order a dinner to pick up or to have delivered to them."

Nov 18

Swansea Animal Shelter Volunteers are teaming up with our local Veterans this Sunday!!! Our mouth watering, homemade Portuguese Malassadas will be on sale starting from 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM...hot and fresh. All proceeds from the Malassada sale will benefit the animals in our care.

Nov 18

On November 18th at 2:00PM, there will be a very special event at Station 2 of the Swansea Fire Department located on New Gardner Neck Road for the release of the book, "The Story" by Nancy Collins Boardman. The Story is the history of the Swansea Fire Department, developed after 3 years of research. This book begins with a brief look at the days when the Swansea Fire Department relied on a Forest Fire warden and a bucket brigade and follow through to the development of a group of Swansea men with a hose reel given by Mrs. Frank Stevens to the 2017 purchase of a state-of-the-art E-One Cyclone II. Books will be available for purchase. For further information contact Nancy Boardman at ncb1212@comcast.net

Nov 18

YMCA Holiday Craft Fair
download vendor application (pdf).

Nov 18

Craft & Vendor Fair

Nov 24

The Friends of the Cardinals are having a Vendor/Craft Fair on Saturday, November 24th from 9-3 @ Case High. They are still looking for vendors/crafters. Spaces are $40 and vendors/crafters are expected to bring their own table.
FotC Vendor Fair FotC Vendor Fair App.

Nov 24

New Hope Craft Fair .

Dec 8

SNOW - Somerset Night of Winter hosted by Somerset Open Air Market
Brought to you by the organizers of SOAM, this one night holiday market event will be full of local gift shopping, food, entertainment, and nostalgic highlights sure to leave you with unforgettable memories and filled with the spirit of the season. This is not your grand mom's craft fair. Come enjoy the experience.
Saturday, December 8, 2018 4 PM – 8 PM
Somerset Berkley Regional High School, Somerset, Massachusetts

Dec 1

The 3rd Annual Holiday in the Village will be on Saturday December 1st from 5-8 pm on Main Street, Swansea. The schedule of events begins at the Swansea Dam and in front of Case Junior High School. Come and celebrate the holiday season.

Dec 12

Lessons Learned

Dec 16

Holiday Bazaar

Dec 16

Breakfast with Santa @ the Swansea Mall - in the Food Court on Sunday, December 16. 9 AM. Hosted by No Joke Smoke BBQ who will prepare Pancakes, Bacon and a Beverage.
$4.50 per person. Tickets go on sale in the Mall Office starting November 1. Cash Only.

Brown water? E-mail the water district each time your water is brown. They want to know. waterqualityissues@swanseawaterdistrict.com


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Town of Swansea Animal Shelter Wish List: Bully sticks, cat toys, Kong's, nylabones, big dog toys, interactive dog toys, bleach, laundry soap, paper towels, dry cat food. "We can always use multi kitten advantage, which can be purchased at Pet RX...if you order at their web site and pick our Shelter, we also get a portion of the proceeds."


Project Spay fundraiser
Project Spay


The Swansea Public Library is initiating an outreach program to provide services to patrons who are homebound due to health or transportation issues.
The library will work closely with each patron to identify the patron’s preferences. Specific titles or authors may be requested or the librarian will make selections based upon the patron’s interests. The items will then be delivered and picked up. Books in both regular and large print, as well as audiobooks, music CDs, movies and magazines are available.
If you or someone you know could benefit from this service, please contact the Swansea Public Library at 508-674-9609.


Swansea's Veterans Memorial Green - If you wish to purchase a lasered brick to honor a veteran living or deceased call Don at the American legion post 303. His cell phone number is (774) 488 4288. The bricks are $50.00 and can contain 3 lines lasered to honor a veteran for their service to our country. The Veteran being honored does not have to be a Swansea resident. It is amazing how the community has responded to this project. On behalf of our veterans we ask your support in this most worthy project. Thank You! Robert Sampson, Veterans Agent - click for brick order form (pdf)


Your open door is hope! Become a foster parent. Dare Family Services is seeking caring families to provide foster care for area children. While helping a child, you will receive excellent training, 24 hour support and a tax free stipend toward the child's care. For more information, please call 508-802-9515 or visit http://www.darefamily.org/.

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