Events

August 7 - 13, 2020

Friday, August 7

20 Landmarks in 2020 Campaign

Each year, Vineyard Trust raises a significant portion of its annual operating budget from The Taste of the Vineyard Gourmet Stroll and Patron’s Party &...

Virtual Event
MV African American Film Festival

After extensive consultation with all of our partners we have decided to postpone the 2020 MVAAFF and pivot the festival to Oct. 6 to 10 in Denver, CO. The...

Online Auction: Animal Shelter of Martha's Vineyard

In these very uncertain times of Covid-19, we have had to make the difficult decision to cancel our annual 2020 Garden Party, our biggest fund-raiser for the...

Virtual Event
Virtual Chilmark Road Race

This year’s Chilmark Road Race participants may not be running up and down the hills of Middle Road with 1,600 pairs of feet around them, but we want you to...

Virtual Exhibit: Sensational Art from Vineyard Artists

Featuring the work of Marston Clough, Nancy Shaw Cramer, Kate Feiffer, Barbara Kassel, Gwen Adams Norton and Sandy Pimentel. Each artist is exhibiting one...

Virtual Event
Outdoor Yoga

Led by Tom Coye of Yoga on the Vine. Advance registration required.

All Levels Kripalu Flow Yoga Class

Class led by Jason Mazar-Kelly (Yogijay). This class is focused on soothing the nervous system through a combination of movement, breathwork, and meditation....

8am
Virtual Event
Virtual Yoga

Lead by Founder and Director of Yoga at The Yard, Mollie Doyle.

Yoga on the Beach

Outdoors Yoga with Rachel Elion Baird. Greet the morning on beautiful Lobsterville Beach. Full body breathing and asana postures are structured with care to...

Access-Able Guided Tours

Our Access-Able program provides an opportunity to explore Felix Neck by those with limited mobility. Led by Sanctuary staff on our golf cart, this one-hour...

Approaching Painting

Painting in watercolor, oil or acrylic with Eva Cincotta. This class combines demos, techniques and individual instruction to students on how to loosen up....

Felix Neck Nature Adventures

This summer we are able to offer unique experiences exploring the Sanctuary with groups of up to 9 people* and a personal naturalist guide. With expeditions...

Kayak & Stand Up Paddle Board (SUP) Quests

Enjoy Sengekontacket Pond on this self-guided tour. Rhyming quest clues (think: treasure hunt) will help you uncover the story of the pond’s people, places...

Kayak Quest

Enjoy Sengekontacket Pond Monday through Friday at your own pace on this self-guided tour. Rhyming quest clues (think: treasure hunt) will help you uncover...

Mornings on the Farm

Camp may be cancelled but summer is not. Visit the farm and help care for your animal friends in these weekly sessions that run Monday through Friday...

Practice Exercise Class

With Emily Phillips. Practice is a challenging, high-energy and music-driven fitness class that includes cardio (HIIT), mobility, strength, balance and...

Cape Pogue Kayak & Safari

Explore Cape Pogue Wildlife Refuge by kayak discovering our pristine waters and the life within alongside a natural history guide. All kayak levels welcome....

Art Installation: Now

The art installation named NOW! will be on view at the MV Museum through the month of August. A commentary about our current circumstances with the...

Artist Exhibition

Featuring Valentine, June Schoppe, Paul Beebe, Christine Beebe and Ned Reade.

Cape Pogue Lighthouse Tour & Refuge Safari

Explore the only wildlife refuge on Chappaquiddick by open-air, over-sand vehicle as you trek to the remote Cape Pogue Light. Learn the local and natural...

Dementia Caregiver Support Group

A virtual weekly group meeting that offers coping strategies, memory screenings, counseling, referrals, information and education. Contact...

10am
Virtual Event
Sunset Paddle in Menemsha

There is no better way to see the beauty Martha’s Vineyard than by paddle board. Our guides are very knowledgable and passionate about the Island and will...

Entrance to the Island Folk Pottery Sculpture Trail

Created by artists Bill O'Callaghan and Heather Goff, the 1/4 mile trail meanders through a magical landscape populated with whimsical sculptures. A great...

Sankofa Festival of African-American Literature & Culture

Our fifth annual festival goes digital. This year we will have a round table discussion on the topic of The Resonance of Africa in African-American Culture...

Alpaca Yoga

To experience Alpaca Yoga first hand at Island Alpaca, bring your own mat or purchase one at the farm and safely enjoy a stress-relieving hour with these...

Architectural Walking Tour

Starting at The Carnegie, this 90-minute tour winds its way through the commercial core of Edgartown; making stops at the 1703 John Coffin House, the Village...

Live Storytime

Join Chris every Friday morning on the Edgartown Library Children's Place Facebook page for a different fairytale each week.

10:30am
Virtual Event
Virtual Imagineering Crafts

Join Mary Jane via Zoom for a weekly craft demonstration. Pick up the new craft every Wednesday at the library between noon and 4 p.m. Email...

10:30am
Virtual Event
Live Art Friday & Parking Lot Pop-Up

Join us for Live Art Friday hosted by Althea Designs. Shop the parking lot pop-up. Vendors include Conrado, Frock, Plant Post, Island Spray MV and other...

Museum Docent Tour

Our trained docents are ready to take your family on a tour of the outdoor campus this summer. You must sign up for a tour at least 48 hours in advance....

Writing Workshop: Thinking Beyond Genre

In this class, with Hanif Abdurraqib, we will look at hybrid form, and pushing past genre. Using texts that blur the lines between memoir, essay, poetry,...

Balance: Chi Kung, Yoga & Breathe

Led by Kanta Lipsky. In this class, we will explore ways to strengthen our connection to the earth and increase our bodies’ ability to maintain good balance....

11:30am
Virtual Event
Cape Pogue Lighthouse Tour & Refuge Safari

Explore the only wildlife refuge on Chappaquiddick by open-air, over-sand vehicle as you trek to the remote Cape Pogue Light. Learn the local and natural...

Interactive Movie Bags for Kids

Stop by the library (lower parking lot) every Friday and request an interactive movie bag full of items required to experience your own interactive movie at...

Open Pottery Studio

Supervised by Frank Creney. With safety protocols in place, we have a new system for offering open studio times. Each studio session is 2 hours and limited...

Virtual Community Dance Class

This East African dance class runs for one hour and is taught by Godfrey Muwulya.

Edgartown Harbor Front Walking Tour

This 45-minute tour begins at The Carnegie and highlights three of Vineyard Trust’s iconic maritime properties, the Osborne Wharf Building, Norton Boathouse...

Farmer for a Day

Put on your boots and get ready for some fun. Get a glimpse into the life of a farmer with some hands-on farm experience checking in and completing chores...

Cape Pogue Lighthouse Tour & Refuge Safari

Explore the only wildlife refuge on Chappaquiddick by open-air, over-sand vehicle as you trek to the remote Cape Pogue Light. Learn the local and natural...

Literary Edgartown Walking Tour

Discover Edgartown’s literary heritage from Herman Melville and Frederick Douglass to Oompa Loompas and a big red dog in a two-hour walking tour hosted by...

Museum Docent Tour

Our trained docents are ready to take your family on a tour of the outdoor campus this summer. You must sign up for a tour at least 48 hours in advance....

Grace Church Lobster Rolls

Best of the Vineyard lobster rolls for sale. $20 for a lobster roll and chips. Hotdogs for $3. Slice of pie for $5. Drive-up takeout only this summer. You...

Mobile Farmers Market

The Mobile Market is a truck stocked with affordable produce and eggs grown on the Island. Our mission is to expand healthy food access for all in our...

Take & Make Bags Pick Up

Pick up your pre-made activity bags for kids, prepared with the theme of the following week.

Free-Write Workshop

Free-write” can mean a lot of things. With a guided method, Spencer Thurlow's class will add a little structure so that writers can generate content that...

4pm
Virtual Event
Guided Paddle Board Tour

There is no better way to see the beauty Martha’s Vineyard than by paddle board. Our guides are very knowledgable and passionate about the Island and will...

Virtual Cooking with Carolina

Every Friday night Carolina demonstrates how to make a new recipe from her home kitchen on Facebook Live. Join in at facebook.com/illuminateob.

5pm
Virtual Event
Sunset Concert Series

Popular Island musicians play on the Tabernacle Green.

Vineyard Sound Concert

Bring your own picnic and enjoy the Vineyard Sound.

Magic the Gathering Game Night

Come play, or learn to play, with Island librarians and friends. Every Friday night we'll be on our Discord server ready to play, teach or talk Magic the...

7pm
Virtual Event
Doc Week: Rebuilding Paradise

One of the great masters of photography, Helmut Newton made a name for himself exploring the female form, and his cult status continues long after his tragic...

Neil Shubin, University of Chicago

"Fossils, Genes and the Origin of Limbs from Fish Fins" The transformation of fins into limbs entailed many changes, most notable the origin of digits and...

Outdoor Screening & Discussion: Keepers of the Light

Built more than 200 years ago, the Gay Head Lighthouse is one of America’s most famous beacons. From whaling days to the advent of electrification, Keepers...

Summer Drive-In: A Series of Unfortunate Events

Introduced by director Brad Silberling. This is the original film adaptation of Daniel Handler's bestselling series for children and teens. When a fire...

Saturday, August 8

20 Landmarks in 2020 Campaign

Each year, Vineyard Trust raises a significant portion of its annual operating budget from The Taste of the Vineyard Gourmet Stroll and Patron’s Party &...

Virtual Event
MV African American Film Festival

After extensive consultation with all of our partners we have decided to postpone the 2020 MVAAFF and pivot the festival to Oct. 6 to 10 in Denver, CO. The...

Online Auction: Animal Shelter of Martha's Vineyard

In these very uncertain times of Covid-19, we have had to make the difficult decision to cancel our annual 2020 Garden Party, our biggest fund-raiser for the...

Virtual Event
Virtual Chilmark Road Race

This year’s Chilmark Road Race participants may not be running up and down the hills of Middle Road with 1,600 pairs of feet around them, but we want you to...

Virtual Exhibit: Sensational Art from Vineyard Artists

Featuring the work of Marston Clough, Nancy Shaw Cramer, Kate Feiffer, Barbara Kassel, Gwen Adams Norton and Sandy Pimentel. Each artist is exhibiting one...

Virtual Event
Outdoor Yoga

Led by Lorrane Menezes of Yoga on the Vine. Advance registration required.

Yoga at the Martha's Vineyard Museum

Join YogiJay (Jason Mazar-Kelly) for an outdoor community based yoga class that will be accessible to all levels of practicioners. This weekly event is a...

Yoga in the Field

With Rachel Elion Baird, RYT. Full body breathing and asana postures in the beautiful field garden are structured with care to nourish the body and mind,...

Chilmark Flea Market

The oldest outdoor Flea Market venue on the Island. The "Flea" has evolved into a market like no other. High quality hand made items from Vineyard artists...

Freedom Songs

Block Prints of Black American Spirituals by Ashley Bryan, ghost ships and found object assemblages by civil rights artist Kevin Sampson, and quilts selected...

Try Your Hand at Sign Language

No experience necessary. Weekly sign language lessons repeat and air 3 times each on MVTV Channel 13 on MV Signs Then & Now: Saturdays 9 a.m., Tuesdays 7:30...

West Tisbury Farmers' Market

Outdoor farmers market features locally grown produce and meat and locally made products. The market is dedicated to bringing local agricultural products to...

Outdoor Yoga

With Sherry Sidoti. Ms. Sidoti’s vision is to provide a warm and welcoming environment for the teachings of yoga to find us in our everyday lives. She is a...

Cape Pogue Kayak & Safari

Explore Cape Pogue Wildlife Refuge by kayak discovering our pristine waters and the life within alongside a natural history guide. All kayak levels welcome....

Farm Tour with Meadow Hayride

Explore the FARM with a guided tour. Ever wondered how many eggs a chicken lays a day? What our cows eat? (Hint: they are 100% grass fed.) Whether you’re a...

MV Dems Meeting

Focus on the U.S. Senate Primary Rep. Joseph P. Kennedy III (MA-04), who wants to unseat incumbent Senator Ed Markey in the Democratic primary, will call in...

9:30am
Virtual Event
Pilates Class

With Judy Kranz. Email rrooney@clamsnet.org to sign up. Limited space to 8 per day. Please sign-up for one day to start.

9:30am
Virtual Event
Art Installation: Now

The art installation named NOW! will be on view at the MV Museum through the month of August. A commentary about our current circumstances with the...

Cape Pogue Lighthouse Tour & Refuge Safari

Explore the only wildlife refuge on Chappaquiddick by open-air, over-sand vehicle as you trek to the remote Cape Pogue Light. Learn the local and natural...

Sunset Paddle in Menemsha

There is no better way to see the beauty Martha’s Vineyard than by paddle board. Our guides are very knowledgable and passionate about the Island and will...

Entrance to the Island Folk Pottery Sculpture Trail

Created by artists Bill O'Callaghan and Heather Goff, the 1/4 mile trail meanders through a magical landscape populated with whimsical sculptures. A great...

Farm Tour with Meadow Hayride

Explore the FARM with a guided tour. Ever wondered how many eggs a chicken lays a day? What our cows eat? (Hint: they are 100% grass fed.) Whether you’re a...

Architectural Walking Tour

Starting at The Carnegie, this 90-minute tour winds its way through the commercial core of Edgartown; making stops at the 1703 John Coffin House, the Village...

Chilmark Road Race

Since 1978, the Chilmark Road Race (5K) has been run along beautiful but oh-so-hilly Middle Road. Proceeds from the race are donated to the Town Affairs...

Art Show: Midsummer

The Louisa Gould Gallery is pleased to announce that Susan Cabral has joined the stable of artists. In addition, Murray Taylor will be a quest artist for...

Artist Exhibition

Featuring Rosalie Ripaldi Shane, Judith Howells, Anna Finnerty, Nancy Walton, Anne Grandin and Margaret Emerson.

Farm Tour with Meadow Hayride

Explore the FARM with a guided tour. Ever wondered how many eggs a chicken lays a day? What our cows eat? (Hint: they are 100% grass fed.) Whether you’re a...

Museum Docent Tour

Our trained docents are ready to take your family on a tour of the outdoor campus this summer. You must sign up for a tour at least 48 hours in advance....

STEM Saturdays

Pick up a STEM kit. Best of ages 6 to 11. July 11: Mystery in a bag July 25: Marble run Aug. 8: Paper airplanes Aug. 22: Catapult kits

Zoom Crafting Workshop

Each week will feature a different theme, so keep an eye on our Facebook page for more details. June 6: Crafting with fishing lures June 13: Make a bee...

11am
Virtual Event
Cape Pogue Lighthouse Tour & Refuge Safari

Explore the only wildlife refuge on Chappaquiddick by open-air, over-sand vehicle as you trek to the remote Cape Pogue Light. Learn the local and natural...

Cape Pogue Lighthouse Tour & Refuge Safari

Explore the only wildlife refuge on Chappaquiddick by open-air, over-sand vehicle as you trek to the remote Cape Pogue Light. Learn the local and natural...

Margot Datz's Annual Art Show & Reception

"Into The BeWilderness." Original paintings in antique frames. Limited edition giclee prints.

Museum Docent Tour

Our trained docents are ready to take your family on a tour of the outdoor campus this summer. You must sign up for a tour at least 48 hours in advance....

AALCF: Steel Impressions Steelband

An interactive 60-minute performance demonstrating the versatility of the steel pan with performances of various genres of music. A brief presentation of the...

3pm
Virtual Event
Mindprints: Arrowheads & Thoreau

This presentation, with Duncan Caldwell, will examine Thoreau’s relationship with prehistoric artifacts, demonstrating the ways that collecting them affected...

4pm
Virtual Event
Guided Paddle Board Tour

There is no better way to see the beauty Martha’s Vineyard than by paddle board. Our guides are very knowledgable and passionate about the Island and will...

Exhibit Opening

With work by Randy Coleman, abstracts/acrylics; and Rayhart, acrylics.

Summer Drive-In: Inside Man

Introduced by director Spike Lee. An NYPD detective (Denzel Washington), a bank robber (Clive Owen), and a high-powered broker (Jodie Foster) enter...

Virtual Concert: Vineyard Sound

The boys of summer are back, virtually. Stream here: https://www.vineyardsound.org/shows or https://www.facebook.com/VineyardSound.

8pm
Virtual Event

Sunday, August 9

20 Landmarks in 2020 Campaign

Each year, Vineyard Trust raises a significant portion of its annual operating budget from The Taste of the Vineyard Gourmet Stroll and Patron’s Party &...

Virtual Event
MV African American Film Festival

After extensive consultation with all of our partners we have decided to postpone the 2020 MVAAFF and pivot the festival to Oct. 6 to 10 in Denver, CO. The...

Online Auction: Animal Shelter of Martha's Vineyard

In these very uncertain times of Covid-19, we have had to make the difficult decision to cancel our annual 2020 Garden Party, our biggest fund-raiser for the...

Virtual Event
Virtual Chilmark Road Race

This year’s Chilmark Road Race participants may not be running up and down the hills of Middle Road with 1,600 pairs of feet around them, but we want you to...

Virtual Exhibit: Sensational Art from Vineyard Artists

Featuring the work of Marston Clough, Nancy Shaw Cramer, Kate Feiffer, Barbara Kassel, Gwen Adams Norton and Sandy Pimentel. Each artist is exhibiting one...

Virtual Event
Outdoor Yoga

Led by Lorrane Menezes of Yoga on the Vine. Advance registration required.

Oak Bluffs Open Market

Enjoy Sundays in Oak Bluffs by the harbor shopping for Island-grown produce, arts, crafts, handmade jewelry and vintage finds. Social distancing and masks...

Restorative Yoga

Certified yoga instructor Jelisa Difo leads a weekly online class in Restorative Yoga, a practice that allows you to slow down, restore and relax your body...

9am
Virtual Event
Sunday Worship Service

With Right Rev Dr Jeffery Williams. We are committed to worshiping this summer in a way that makes everyone feel comfortable and safe. A face covering is...

Art Installation: Now

The art installation named NOW! will be on view at the MV Museum through the month of August. A commentary about our current circumstances with the...

Sunset Paddle in Menemsha

There is no better way to see the beauty Martha’s Vineyard than by paddle board. Our guides are very knowledgable and passionate about the Island and will...

Lama Yeshe Drolma

Bodhi Path Martha’s Vineyard wishes to commemorate Lama Yeshe’s activity this summer by sharing her wisdom and compassion. She has been motivating and...

10am
Virtual Event
Entrance to the Island Folk Pottery Sculpture Trail

Created by artists Bill O'Callaghan and Heather Goff, the 1/4 mile trail meanders through a magical landscape populated with whimsical sculptures. A great...

Sunday Worship

With Rev. Dr. Howard John Wesley of Alfred Street Baptist Church in Alexandria, Virginia.

10am
Virtual Event
Vineyard Artisans Summer Festival

A Vineyard summer tradition and the only weekly juried art show where the public can meet over 70 artisans and buy directly from them. Many demonstrations,...

Artist Premiere

Featuring Max Decker and Hannah Moore. Up through Aug. 20.

Museum Docent Tour

Our trained docents are ready to take your family on a tour of the outdoor campus this summer. You must sign up for a tour at least 48 hours in advance....

Artist Exhibition

Featuring Rosalie Ripaldi Shane, Judith Howells, Anna Finnerty, Nancy Walton, Anne Grandin and Margaret Emerson.

Museum Docent Tour

Our trained docents are ready to take your family on a tour of the outdoor campus this summer. You must sign up for a tour at least 48 hours in advance....

Guided Paddle Board Tour

There is no better way to see the beauty Martha’s Vineyard than by paddle board. Our guides are very knowledgable and passionate about the Island and will...

Monday, August 10

20 Landmarks in 2020 Campaign

Each year, Vineyard Trust raises a significant portion of its annual operating budget from The Taste of the Vineyard Gourmet Stroll and Patron’s Party &...

Virtual Event
MV African American Film Festival

After extensive consultation with all of our partners we have decided to postpone the 2020 MVAAFF and pivot the festival to Oct. 6 to 10 in Denver, CO. The...

Online Auction: Animal Shelter of Martha's Vineyard

In these very uncertain times of Covid-19, we have had to make the difficult decision to cancel our annual 2020 Garden Party, our biggest fund-raiser for the...

Virtual Event
Virtual Chilmark Road Race

This year’s Chilmark Road Race participants may not be running up and down the hills of Middle Road with 1,600 pairs of feet around them, but we want you to...

Virtual Exhibit: Sensational Art from Vineyard Artists

Featuring the work of Marston Clough, Nancy Shaw Cramer, Kate Feiffer, Barbara Kassel, Gwen Adams Norton and Sandy Pimentel. Each artist is exhibiting one...

Virtual Event
Outdoor Yoga

Led by Christina Simmons of Yoga on the Vine. Advance registration required.

Yoga on the Beach

Outdoors Yoga with Rachel Elion Baird. Greet the morning on beautiful Lobsterville Beach. Full body breathing and asana postures are structured with care to...

Access-Able Guided Tours

Our Access-Able program provides an opportunity to explore Felix Neck by those with limited mobility. Led by Sanctuary staff on our golf cart, this one-hour...

Approaching Painting

Painting in watercolor, oil or acrylic with Eva Cincotta. This class combines demos, techniques and individual instruction to students on how to loosen up....

Felix Neck Nature Adventures

This summer we are able to offer unique experiences exploring the Sanctuary with groups of up to 9 people* and a personal naturalist guide. With expeditions...

Fern & Feather Day Camp: Adventurers

For kids entering grades 4 to 5. This week's theme is Survival Challenge: Investigate unique adaptations that help animals and plants survive in Felix...

Fern & Feather Day Camp: Discoverers

For ages 4 to 5. This week's theme is Nature Sense: Stop, look, listen, feel and taste. Use all of your senses to determine which flowers smell best, what...

Fern & Feather Day Camp: Explorers

For kids entering grades 2 to 3. This week's theme is Ocean in Motion: Why does the tide roll in and out? And what’s all the commotion in the ocean?...

Fern & Feather Day Camp: Pathfinders

For kids entering grades K to 1. This week's theme is Mighty Mammals: An otter swims, so why is it a mammal and not a fish? Discover the differences between...

Kayak & Stand Up Paddle Board (SUP) Quests

Enjoy Sengekontacket Pond on this self-guided tour. Rhyming quest clues (think: treasure hunt) will help you uncover the story of the pond’s people, places...

Kayak Quest

Enjoy Sengekontacket Pond Monday through Friday at your own pace on this self-guided tour. Rhyming quest clues (think: treasure hunt) will help you uncover...

MV Sharks Drop-In Clinic

Mac Curran, a member of the sharks for the 2015, 2016 and 2017 season and the all-time appearance leader for the Sharks, also was bullpen coach in 2018-2019...

Mornings on the Farm

Camp may be cancelled but summer is not. Visit the farm and help care for your animal friends in these weekly sessions that run Monday through Friday...

Practice Exercise Class

With Emily Phillips. Practice is a challenging, high-energy and music-driven fitness class that includes cardio (HIIT), mobility, strength, balance and...

"Schooner Lizzie Young 1873" by William R. Davis

William R. Davis is one of the leading contemporary marine painters currently working in this country. Up daily through August.

Entrance to the Island Folk Pottery Sculpture Trail

Created by artists Bill O'Callaghan and Heather Goff, the 1/4 mile trail meanders through a magical landscape populated with whimsical sculptures. A great...

Make Some Mondays

Visit our YouTube channel every Monday for a new craft tutorial with Jennifer. You can pick up an activity bag with materials each week on Fridays at 3 p.m....

10am
Virtual Event
Read the Classics with Misty Meadows

Join us on the Edgartown Library Children's Place Facebook page for a chapter of Alice in Wonderland read to you by the staff and horses at the Misty Meadows...

10:30am
Virtual Event
Stamped - Virtual Book Groups for Teens

This group will meet virtually through Zoom for teens ages 13 to 18. Each of the 5 sessions will cover one section of this very important book. First...

10:30am
Virtual Event
Supportive Day Zoom Program for 55+

Martha's Vineyard Center for Living hosts weekly programs offering: music, exercise, conversation and socializing. For an invite and information call or...

Balance: Chi Kung, Yoga & Breathe

Led by Kanta Lipsky. In this class, we will explore ways to strengthen our connection to the earth and increase our bodies’ ability to maintain good balance....

11:30am
Virtual Event
Virtual Fairy Tale Story Time

Children’s librarian, Mikaela, will be hosting a fairytale theme storytime to celebrate summer reading 2020. Each week a new story will be the featured...

11:30am
Virtual Event
Farmer for a Day

Put on your boots and get ready for some fun. Get a glimpse into the life of a farmer with some hands-on farm experience checking in and completing chores...

Unleashing the Power of Partnerships Conference & Retreat

COI Ladder Institute presents, "Unleashing the Power of Partnerships 2020 Conference." It is for female founders, investors, strategic partners and community...

Beginner Wheel Throwing

With Debbie Hale. In this beginners ceramics class, students will learn techniques to create forms on the potter’s wheel - cups, bowls, vessels, etc. You...

Mobile Farmers Market

The Mobile Market is a truck stocked with affordable produce and eggs grown on the Island. Our mission is to expand healthy food access for all in our...

Tisbury School Building Committee Meeting

Meeting agendas will be posted at least 48 hours in advance of meeting date on the Town of Tisbury website. Please visit the project website for agendas and...

5pm
Virtual Event
Writing Workshop: The Young Ones - How to Write Young Adult Fiction

The Outsiders. The Hate U Give. Walk into any bookstore and you will find an exciting array of young adult fiction that covers every genre—from contemporary...

Refuge Recovery

Refuge Recovery is a mindfulness-based addiction recovery community that practices and utilizes Buddhist philosophy as the foundation for the recovery...

5:30pm
Virtual Event
Virtual Summer Soiree

We may not be able to gather but we can still come together to support the work of Hospice of Martha’s Vineyard staff and volunteers. We are getting creative...

5:30pm
Virtual Event
Yoga on the Pond

Join us on the Vineyard’s south shore, at Long Cove Pond, for yoga on the beach with YogiJay. Take in the salt air and sound of the ocean during this outdoor...

Sunset Kayak Tour

Times vary; call or go online. Enjoy a breathtaking sunset tour on Sengekontacket Pond. Relax, unwind and appreciate the painted sky while paddling the...

Writers Read - Online

The West Tisbury Library will host its monthly Writers Read evening online through Zoom. This event, led by Niki Patton, features community members reading...

7pm
Virtual Event
Martha’s Vineyard Comedy Fest

Join us as we celebrate 10 years of laughter with some of your favorite African American comedians on the "circuit".

9pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, August 11

20 Landmarks in 2020 Campaign

Each year, Vineyard Trust raises a significant portion of its annual operating budget from The Taste of the Vineyard Gourmet Stroll and Patron’s Party &...

Virtual Event
MV African American Film Festival

After extensive consultation with all of our partners we have decided to postpone the 2020 MVAAFF and pivot the festival to Oct. 6 to 10 in Denver, CO. The...

Online Auction: Animal Shelter of Martha's Vineyard

In these very uncertain times of Covid-19, we have had to make the difficult decision to cancel our annual 2020 Garden Party, our biggest fund-raiser for the...

Virtual Event
Virtual Exhibit: Sensational Art from Vineyard Artists

Featuring the work of Marston Clough, Nancy Shaw Cramer, Kate Feiffer, Barbara Kassel, Gwen Adams Norton and Sandy Pimentel. Each artist is exhibiting one...

Virtual Event
Outdoor Yoga

Led by Lorrane Menezes of Yoga on the Vine. Advance registration required.

Morning Meditation & Labyrinth Walk

Come with your own intention and see what the labyrinth has to offer as you’re guided through this seated and walking meditation. Registration required,...

Virtual Yoga

Lead by Founder and Director of Yoga at The Yard, Mollie Doyle.

Yoga on the Beach

Outdoors Yoga with Rachel Elion Baird. Greet the morning on beautiful Lobsterville Beach. Full body breathing and asana postures are structured with care to...

Access-Able Guided Tours

Our Access-Able program provides an opportunity to explore Felix Neck by those with limited mobility. Led by Sanctuary staff on our golf cart, this one-hour...

Felix Neck Nature Adventures

This summer we are able to offer unique experiences exploring the Sanctuary with groups of up to 9 people* and a personal naturalist guide. With expeditions...

Kayak & Stand Up Paddle Board (SUP) Quests

Enjoy Sengekontacket Pond on this self-guided tour. Rhyming quest clues (think: treasure hunt) will help you uncover the story of the pond’s people, places...

Kayak Quest

Enjoy Sengekontacket Pond Monday through Friday at your own pace on this self-guided tour. Rhyming quest clues (think: treasure hunt) will help you uncover...

MV Sharks Drop-In Clinic

Mac Curran, a member of the sharks for the 2015, 2016 and 2017 season and the all-time appearance leader for the Sharks, also was bullpen coach in 2018-2019...

Mornings on the Farm

Camp may be cancelled but summer is not. Visit the farm and help care for your animal friends in these weekly sessions that run Monday through Friday...

Outdoor Yoga

With Sherry Sidoti. Ms. Sidoti’s vision is to provide a warm and welcoming environment for the teachings of yoga to find us in our everyday lives. She is a...

Cape Pogue Kayak & Safari

Explore Cape Pogue Wildlife Refuge by kayak discovering our pristine waters and the life within alongside a natural history guide. All kayak levels welcome....

Flea & Fine Arts Market

Come discover antiques and wares from local artisans. Vendors bring their jewelry, art, clothing and crafts and vintage goods to sell on the grounds of the...

Pilates Class

With Judy Kranz. Email rrooney@clamsnet.org to sign up. Limited space to 8 per day. Please sign-up for one day to start.

9:30am
Virtual Event
Alpaca Yoga

To experience Alpaca Yoga first hand at Island Alpaca, bring your own mat or purchase one at the farm and safely enjoy a stress-relieving hour with these...

Art Installation: Now

The art installation named NOW! will be on view at the MV Museum through the month of August. A commentary about our current circumstances with the...

Artist Exhibition

Featuring Rosalie Ripaldi Shane, Judith Howells, Anna Finnerty, Nancy Walton, Anne Grandin and Margaret Emerson.

Cape Pogue Light Open House Tour

Hop in your OSV, hit the beach and meet us at the Light. Climb the wooden spiral staircase of the century-old lighthouse and discover intriguing stories of...

Cape Pogue Lighthouse Tour & Refuge Safari

Explore the only wildlife refuge on Chappaquiddick by open-air, over-sand vehicle as you trek to the remote Cape Pogue Light. Learn the local and natural...

Entrance to the Island Folk Pottery Sculpture Trail

Created by artists Bill O'Callaghan and Heather Goff, the 1/4 mile trail meanders through a magical landscape populated with whimsical sculptures. A great...

Supportive Day Zoom Program for 55+

Martha's Vineyard Center for Living hosts weekly programs offering: music, exercise, conversation and socializing. For an invite and information call or...

Time to Read Virtual Storytime Tuesdays!

Visit our YouTube channel every Tuesday for a new Storytime video with Emily. You can pick up an activity bag with materials each week on Fridays at 3 p.m....

10am
Virtual Event
Architectural Walking Tour

Starting at The Carnegie, this 90-minute tour winds its way through the commercial core of Edgartown; making stops at the 1703 John Coffin House, the Village...

Camp Ground Walking Tours

The 150 year old colorful gingerbread cottages are a must-see in Oak Bluffs. Join a guided walking tour today through the beautiful grounds of the MVCMA....

Cape Pogue Light Open House Tour

Hop in your OSV, hit the beach and meet us at the Light. Climb the wooden spiral staircase of the century-old lighthouse and discover intriguing stories of...

Curbside Crafts

Come pick up a curbside craft kit at the West Tisbury Library. These craft bags will include all of the pieces and parts to a craft you can complete at home....

Make & Take Tuesdays

Pick up your craft kits outside on the front porch. For ages 5 to 11. July 7: Fire breathing dragon July 14: Magic wands July 21: Jack & the Beanstock...

Museum Docent Tour

Our trained docents are ready to take your family on a tour of the outdoor campus this summer. You must sign up for a tour at least 48 hours in advance....

Cape Pogue Lighthouse Tour & Refuge Safari

Explore the only wildlife refuge on Chappaquiddick by open-air, over-sand vehicle as you trek to the remote Cape Pogue Light. Learn the local and natural...

Virtual Community Dance Class

This contemporary dance class runs for one hour and is taught by Chelsea Ainsworth.

Edgartown Harbor Front Walking Tour

This 45-minute tour begins at The Carnegie and highlights three of Vineyard Trust’s iconic maritime properties, the Osborne Wharf Building, Norton Boathouse...

Cape Pogue Light Open House Tour

Hop in your OSV, hit the beach and meet us at the Light. Climb the wooden spiral staircase of the century-old lighthouse and discover intriguing stories of...

Fae Re-Tales

Join us each week as we dive into the pages of classic faerie tale stories. Transform yourself into a Faerie and take part in the plot with all of the...

1pm
Virtual Event
Farmer for a Day

Put on your boots and get ready for some fun. Get a glimpse into the life of a farmer with some hands-on farm experience checking in and completing chores...

Unleashing the Power of Partnerships Conference & Retreat

COI Ladder Institute presents, "Unleashing the Power of Partnerships 2020 Conference." It is for female founders, investors, strategic partners and community...

Cape Pogue Light Open House Tour

Hop in your OSV, hit the beach and meet us at the Light. Climb the wooden spiral staircase of the century-old lighthouse and discover intriguing stories of...

Cape Pogue Lighthouse Tour & Refuge Safari

Explore the only wildlife refuge on Chappaquiddick by open-air, over-sand vehicle as you trek to the remote Cape Pogue Light. Learn the local and natural...

Literary Edgartown Walking Tour

Discover Edgartown’s literary heritage from Herman Melville and Frederick Douglass to Oompa Loompas and a big red dog in a two-hour walking tour hosted by...

Museum Docent Tour

Our trained docents are ready to take your family on a tour of the outdoor campus this summer. You must sign up for a tour at least 48 hours in advance....

Open Pottery Studio

Supervised by Frank Creney. With safety protocols in place, we have a new system for offering open studio times. Each studio session is 2 hours and limited...

Cape Pogue Light Open House Tour

Hop in your OSV, hit the beach and meet us at the Light. Climb the wooden spiral staircase of the century-old lighthouse and discover intriguing stories of...

Virtual Art Class for Kids: Watercolors

Join us via Zoom as Heather instructs kids ages 7 to 14 how to paint scenic watercolors.

3:30pm
Virtual Event
Lobster Rolls

American Legion lobster rolls and clam chowder. Takeaway only. Parking available. Come support the Legion and out Veterans.

Watercolor Class

Join us via Zoom while Heather Capece instructs watercoloring for teens and adults. Each week will be a new theme.

4:30pm
Virtual Event
Book Talk: Child Bride

In the segregated South of the mid-1900s, fourteen-year-old Nell bears witness to a world that embraces the oppression of women. Married off when she turns...

5pm
Virtual Event
Mobile Farmers Market

The Mobile Market is a truck stocked with affordable produce and eggs grown on the Island. Our mission is to expand healthy food access for all in our...

Writing Workshop: The Young Ones - How to Write Young Adult Fiction

The Outsiders. The Hate U Give. Walk into any bookstore and you will find an exciting array of young adult fiction that covers every genre—from contemporary...

Virtual Art Class: Beginner Drawing for Teens & Adults

The West Tisbury Library will host a beginners drawing class for adults and teens. This workshop will meet virtually through Zoom and is open to the public....

5:30pm
Virtual Event
Go Back In Time Book Club

The title of the book says it all. Learn about the grand and terrible voyage of the USS Jeannette as the men aboard seek to discover the North Pole and lock...

6pm
Virtual Event
MVY Porch Concert: Caroline Sky

Our long-running MVYRADIO Porch Concert Series continues this summer...but with artists streaming live from their homes. From the first moment they hear her...

6pm
Virtual Event
Yoga on the Village Green

Meet friends at the Village Green for a weekly yoga class. Instructors from lululemon MV will lead students in beginning to intermediate level classes in the...

Virtual Beginner Drawing for Adults & Teens

New session of Adult/Teen drawing for beginners. This class will provide instruction, virtually, with charcoal and ink to learn the basics of drawing.

6:30pm
Virtual Event
Try Your Hand at Sign Language

No experience necessary. Weekly sign language lessons repeat and air 3 times each on MVTV Channel 13 on MV Signs Then & Now: Saturdays 9 a.m., Tuesdays 7:30...

Summer Drive-In: Frozen

Inspired by Hans Christian Andersen's "The Snow Queen" and Scandinavian lore, this Disney favorite has a heroine, Anna, who sets off on an epic journey to...

Outdoor Summer Film Series: Crazy Rich Asians

Crazy Rich Asians follows native New Yorker Rachel Chu (Constance Wu) as she accompanies her longtime boyfriend, Nick Young (Henry Golding), to his best...

Martha’s Vineyard Comedy Fest

Join us as we celebrate 10 years of laughter with some of your favorite African American comedians on the "circuit".

9pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, August 12

20 Landmarks in 2020 Campaign

Each year, Vineyard Trust raises a significant portion of its annual operating budget from The Taste of the Vineyard Gourmet Stroll and Patron’s Party &...

Virtual Event
MV African American Film Festival

After extensive consultation with all of our partners we have decided to postpone the 2020 MVAAFF and pivot the festival to Oct. 6 to 10 in Denver, CO. The...