Events

January 26 - February 1, 2021

Tuesday, January 26

Virtual Art Exhibition

Featuring Annette Sandrock, B&W photography; Beth Parker, paintings; and Darcie Lee Hanaway, paintings.

Online Pilates

Online Pilates class with Judy Kranz on Zoom. Limited space to 8 per day. Please sign-up for one day to start.

Zoom Club: Conversation en Francais

Join our weekly French conversation group. All levels are welcome. For more language learning support try Mango Languages, an online language-learning system...

Backyard Book Browsing

Weather permitting, library patrons are invited to browse and checkout a selection of new books outdoors in the courtyard behind the library. Registration is...

Craft Pickup Bags

Come to the Children’s Room pickup window to grab an activity bag to do at home. Crafts will change weekly, and kits are appropriate for children of all...

Museum Exhibit: Above and On the Ground

Photographer Neal Rantoul witnessed the sudden spike in building development on the Island in the 1980s and 1990s, and sought to document the Island’s beauty...

Museum Exhibit: Art Activism

Basia Jaworska parents’ stories of fighting Fascism in Europe during WWII raised her consciousness as a young girl. They always said, “Never take your...

Museum Exhibit: Jannette Vanderhoop - Treasure Box

“Imagine a time when the Americas were being taken, pirates were active the world over, Europe was collecting curiosities of the 'other,' nature was being...

Museum Exhibit: Making Change - Stories of Vineyard Activism

Every great national movement simultaneously rises from, and gives rise to, thousands of local actions. Despite its reputation as an insular world, distant...

Supportive Day Zoom Program for 55+

Martha's Vineyard Center for Living hosts weekly programs offering: music, exercise, conversation and socializing.

Virtual Storytime

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 Sundays at 3 p.m....

Baby's First Year Zoom

Join Kim and connect with other parents and caregivers. Pre-register.

Curbside Crafts

These craft bags will include all of the pieces and parts to a craft you can complete at home. The pick up process will be the same as with books, just call...

Take & Make Crafts

Pick up your craft kit at the Library any Tuesday, Thursday or Saturday in January to make either a penguin or mason jar candle holder.

Among Us - Teen Gaming

Join teen librarian Laura on Zoom and play Among Us together.

Virtual Stars

Join Katherine Reid for Virtual Stars on Zoom. Virtual Stars is an inclusive, once-a-week after school program held on Tuesdays (Grades 3, 4 & 5) and and on...

Beginner Knitting

Join us and learn how to make a simple knitting project. This is a beginner-friendly knitting group for all ages, with all materials and instructions...

Virtual Watercolor Class for Kids

At home supplies: watercolorsbrusheswatercolor paper4 tablespoons of salt in a small dishpaper towel or rag to clean brushesOpen to all kids ages 7 to 14.

MV Haiku Club

Welcome to the MV Haiku Club, Zoom-based sessions led by Caroline Joy Adams, author of five published books, including The Power to Write: Seven Keys to...

Minecraft Meetup

Sign onto this virtual program, play with your friends and make new ones in the Edgartown Library's new Minecraft Realm. Explore your creative side and work...

Online Meditation

With Khaydroup. We will be following the same format as when we all come together to meditate in person. There will be 3 fifteen minute sessions, with the...

Open Writing & Poetry Series

PathwaysARTS ongoing weekly literary arts night: Writing & Poetry Series, features guest writers, special-themed events and open readings nights. You are...

Wednesday, January 27

Art To-Go

Reserve your Art To-Go packet and together with Miss Lani share your theme preferences for your child. Original curricula, template designs per child. Miss...

Virtual Art Exhibition

Featuring Annette Sandrock, B&W photography; Beth Parker, paintings; and Darcie Lee Hanaway, paintings.

Virtual Chair Yoga

Chair yoga is a supported style of yoga that is accessible to all levels and ages. In this class, practitioners will be guided through seated and moving...

Craft Pickup Bags

Come to the Children’s Room pickup window to grab an activity bag to do at home. Crafts will change weekly, and kits are appropriate for children of all...

Museum Exhibit: Above and On the Ground

Photographer Neal Rantoul witnessed the sudden spike in building development on the Island in the 1980s and 1990s, and sought to document the Island’s beauty...

Museum Exhibit: Art Activism

Basia Jaworska parents’ stories of fighting Fascism in Europe during WWII raised her consciousness as a young girl. They always said, “Never take your...

Museum Exhibit: Jannette Vanderhoop - Treasure Box

“Imagine a time when the Americas were being taken, pirates were active the world over, Europe was collecting curiosities of the 'other,' nature was being...

Museum Exhibit: Making Change - Stories of Vineyard Activism

Every great national movement simultaneously rises from, and gives rise to, thousands of local actions. Despite its reputation as an insular world, distant...

Virtual What's Cooking Wednesday

Visit our YouTube channel for a simple recipe video with Emily. You can pick up an activity bag with materials each week on Sundays at 3 p.m. for the...

Online Adult Community Dance Class

The Yard and the West Tisbury Library present Adult Community Dance Class through Zoom. This class welcomes adults, seniors and everyone in between. The...

Art Show: Small Wonders Extented

Annual art show that is open daily through Jan. 31 of affordable smaller works by gallery artists Paul Beebe ASMA, Theresa Girard, Linda Besse, David...

Music & Memory Zoom Cafe

The Martha's Vineyard Center for Living hosts a fun, hour-long lively sing-a-long with Island musicians. All are invited.

New Years Art Sale

For the New Year we are offering the following works of art with a special savings up to 30%. Enjoy works by Peter Batchelder, Rick Fleury, Curtis Hoard,...

Senior Tech Help

The library will offer Senior Tech Help outside on the Children's Porch. There will be a 20 minute limit per tech help session. Bring your laptop or device...

Children's Curbside Crafts

Children can create artwork using snow paint mix (school glue and shaving cream).

Tales of the Vineyard: A Comics Workshop

Everyone has a Vineyard story: A fishing experience and what it taught you, the loss of your favorite Vineyarder, a magical summer. Undoubtedly, you have a...

Public Computer Access

Library computers will be available for patrons to use on the Children’s Porch, outdoors and weather permitting. There will be a 15 minute limit, and...

Self-Advocacy Workshop

Disability Services’ School to Employment Program (STEP) invites students to a three-week Self-Advocacy Workshop. This workshop will address: ...

Virtual Bilingual Stories & Songs

Join Lorena and family for stories and songs in English and Portuguese.

Virtual Children's Animal Yoga

Come join certified yoga instructor Miss Shannon in a fun and engaging yoga class for children of all ages. Class with some basic yoga postures,...

PoBiz: The Business Side of Poetry

So you’ve written a poem and feel ready to “send it out.” Now what? In this class, we will look at what happens after you have finished writing your poem....

Monthly Discussion Book Group

Since the start of ‘social distancing’, parenting our youth has become a bit more challenging. Join the Island Wide Youth Collaborative, our MA Family...

Online Poetry Workshop

Read and discuss two or more poems and then use those poems as models for in-class exercises.

Community Suppers

As with so many things, our usual winter Community Supper series has had to adapt. Much like last spring, we will be offering meals to-go or by delivery. One...

Theater Trivia Night

Test your knowledge of plays, musicals and movies. Playing will be virtual, but prizes for highest and lowest scorers will be real, and delivered to your door.

MV Modern Quilter's Guild

Join the MV Modern Quilter’s Guild online. This group is always open to new members. Meets on Zoom.

Chenrezig Practice

We will be practicing "Chenrezig Sadhana and Commentary" in English (musical accompaniment by Wendelin Wagner and Sanford Garner,...

Nurturing Fathers

Through this program, fathers will learn effective skills for healthy family relationships and child development. Pre-registration required.

Rams

In remote Western Australia, two estranged brothers, Colin (Sam Neill) and Les (Michael Caton), are at war. Raising separate flocks of sheep descended from...

Thursday, January 28

Virtual Art Exhibition

Featuring Annette Sandrock, B&W photography; Beth Parker, paintings; and Darcie Lee Hanaway, paintings.

Kaiut Yoga

Online Kaiut Yoga classes are offered through Zoom taking advantage of being home to create a practice environment that supports your deepening awareness and...

Craft Pickup Bags

Come to the Children’s Room pickup window to grab an activity bag to do at home. Crafts will change weekly, and kits are appropriate for children of all...

Museum Exhibit: Above and On the Ground

Photographer Neal Rantoul witnessed the sudden spike in building development on the Island in the 1980s and 1990s, and sought to document the Island’s beauty...

Museum Exhibit: Art Activism

Basia Jaworska parents’ stories of fighting Fascism in Europe during WWII raised her consciousness as a young girl. They always said, “Never take your...

Museum Exhibit: Jannette Vanderhoop - Treasure Box

“Imagine a time when the Americas were being taken, pirates were active the world over, Europe was collecting curiosities of the 'other,' nature was being...

Museum Exhibit: Making Change - Stories of Vineyard Activism

Every great national movement simultaneously rises from, and gives rise to, thousands of local actions. Despite its reputation as an insular world, distant...

Supportive Day Zoom Program for 55+

Martha's Vineyard Center for Living hosts weekly programs offering: music, exercise, conversation and socializing.

Baby's First Year

Join Kim and other parents and care givers for Baby's First Year in the Fanny Blair buidling at the Family Center. Pre-register.

Take & Make Crafts

Pick up your craft kit at the Library any Tuesday, Thursday or Saturday in January to make either a penguin or mason jar candle holder.

Take & Make Thursdays

Pick up your craft kit outside on the front porch. Jan. 7 - Mittens Jan. 14 - Hot coca Jan. 21 - Bead snowflakes Jan. 28 - Snow globe

Kaiut Yoga

Online Kaiut Yoga classes are offered through Zoom taking advantage of being home to create a practice environment that supports your deepening awareness and...

Virtual Fairytale Ballet & Books

Miss Shannon will start class with some singing and stretching, basic ballet technique and creative movement games/exercises. There will be a focus on...

Virtual Stars

Join Katherine Reid for Virtual Stars on Zoom. Virtual Stars is an inclusive, once-a-week after school program held on Tuesdays (Grades 3, 4 & 5) and and on...

Some Kind of Heaven

With Some Kind of Heaven, first-time feature director Lance Oppenheim cracks the manicured facade of The Villages, America’s largest retirement community – a...

Soup Series

Cook (virtually) side by side Jan Buhrman in her January Soup Series. Each week learn new soup recipes and acess recordings of each class to refer back to....

Print by Carla Walkis

Join instructor Lucia Hayman (she/her) twice weekly for Yoga for Essential workers. Specifically geared towards folks with demanding, in-person jobs that...

Community Take Out Suppers

Please call no later than 5 p.m. the previous day to reserve your meals.

Khaydroup Answers Questions About Practice

Khaydroup will answer questions about meditation practice. Feel free to join with or without questions.

Online Meditation

With Khaydroup. We will be following the same format as when we all come together to meditate in person. There will be 3 fifteen minute sessions, with the...

Let's Talk

Join us for the opportunity to connect, hear and learn from other families.

Virtual Video Club

Join us via Zoom or call in to chat about our Video of the Month: Guns, Germs & Steel - Season 1.

Webinar: Plant Medicine & Food Based Healing

Introduction and deep dive into plant medicine and natural healing approaches in correlation to supporting the immune system with author Lisanna Wallace....

MLK/FBI

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. is remembered today as an American hero: a bridge-builder, a shrewd political tactician and a moral leader. Yet throughout his...

Friday, January 29

Truth of Nature Art Workshops

Art is in our hearts. Explore connections outdoors - whether drawing, trekking in the forest or creating Sunday FUN days. Art workshops, individualized for...

Virtual Art Exhibition

Featuring Annette Sandrock, B&W photography; Beth Parker, paintings; and Darcie Lee Hanaway, paintings.

Kripalu Flow Yoga Class

Led by Jason Mazar-Kelly (Yogijay). Classes will meet virtually through Zoom. This class is focused on soothing the nervous system through a combination of...

Forest Kindergarten

This is an all outdoors program with seasonal learning and activities that will include learning about and participating in our LandCulture Project,...

Sassafras Homeschool

This is an all outdoors program with seasonal outdoor learning and activities that will include learning about and participating in our LandCulture Project,...

Story Time Via Zoom

Pre-register by email. Kristen will deliver story bags with books for Friday's virtual story and reading time.

Craft Pickup Bags

Come to the Children’s Room pickup window to grab an activity bag to do at home. Crafts will change weekly, and kits are appropriate for children of all...

Dementia Caregiver Support Group

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

Museum Exhibit: Above and On the Ground

Photographer Neal Rantoul witnessed the sudden spike in building development on the Island in the 1980s and 1990s, and sought to document the Island’s beauty...

Museum Exhibit: Art Activism

Basia Jaworska parents’ stories of fighting Fascism in Europe during WWII raised her consciousness as a young girl. They always said, “Never take your...

Museum Exhibit: Jannette Vanderhoop - Treasure Box

“Imagine a time when the Americas were being taken, pirates were active the world over, Europe was collecting curiosities of the 'other,' nature was being...

Museum Exhibit: Making Change - Stories of Vineyard Activism

Every great national movement simultaneously rises from, and gives rise to, thousands of local actions. Despite its reputation as an insular world, distant...

Live Virtual Storytime

Join Elyce on the Edgartown Library Children’s Place Facebook page for storytime. This storytime is geared toward preschool-aged children, but all are...

Balance: Chi Kung, Yoga & Breath

The West Tisbury Library will host an online Balance Series led by Kanta Lipsky. In this class, we will explore ways to strengthen our connection to the...

Positive Discipline

Six-week course focusing on creating a home where respectful cooperation is normal.

Serving Hands Food Distribution

Pick-up at the First Baptist Church Parish House, but please check in at St. Augustine’s Church first.

Sit & Knit a Bit

Dedicated afternoon knitting/crocheting/quilting time to get the pre-Christmas projects moving forward.

MLK/FBI

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. is remembered today as an American hero: a bridge-builder, a shrewd political tactician and a moral leader. Yet throughout his...

Virtual Children's Charcoal Class

This virtual class will be taught once again by Island artist Val Estabrook. This virtual art class for kids is an introduction to charcoal and will help...

Takeout Community Supper

Due to health and safety protocols for covid-19, Friday night dinners at Grace Church will be available as takeout for curbside pickup only. To request...

Virtual Screening: The Social Dilemma

We tweet, we like and we share — but what are the consequences of our growing dependence on social media? As digital platforms increasingly become a...

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...

Rams

In remote Western Australia, two estranged brothers, Colin (Sam Neill) and Les (Michael Caton), are at war. Raising separate flocks of sheep descended from...

Saturday, January 30

Art To-Go

Reserve your Art To-Go packet and together with Miss Lani share your theme preferences for your child. Original curricula, template designs per child. Miss...

Virtual Art Exhibition

Featuring Annette Sandrock, B&W photography; Beth Parker, paintings; and Darcie Lee Hanaway, paintings.

Saturday Youth Program

Sassafras’ Saturday Youth Program is an all outdoors program during the school year for ages 7 and up. In this program we focus on seasonal outdoor learning...

Online Pilates

Online Pilates class with Judy Kranz on Zoom. Limited space to 8 per day. Please sign-up for one day to start.

Backyard Book Browsing

Weather permitting, library patrons are invited to browse and checkout a selection of new books outdoors in the courtyard behind the library. Registration is...

Craft Pickup Bags

Come to the Children’s Room pickup window to grab an activity bag to do at home. Crafts will change weekly, and kits are appropriate for children of all...

Dharma Discourse

Dharma discourse is the practice of beneficial speaking, designed to arouse confidence and respect in one’s understanding of Buddhist practice. Currently...

Museum Exhibit: Above and On the Ground

Photographer Neal Rantoul witnessed the sudden spike in building development on the Island in the 1980s and 1990s, and sought to document the Island’s beauty...

Museum Exhibit: Art Activism

Basia Jaworska parents’ stories of fighting Fascism in Europe during WWII raised her consciousness as a young girl. They always said, “Never take your...

Museum Exhibit: Jannette Vanderhoop - Treasure Box

“Imagine a time when the Americas were being taken, pirates were active the world over, Europe was collecting curiosities of the 'other,' nature was being...

Museum Exhibit: Making Change - Stories of Vineyard Activism

Every great national movement simultaneously rises from, and gives rise to, thousands of local actions. Despite its reputation as an insular world, distant...

Swap Shop Saturday

The swap shop has gently used baby and child gear, winter clothes and shoes, toys, book and supplies. Social distancing and mask required.

Virtual STEAM Saturday

Visit our YouTube channel every Saturday for a new Family Saturday STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Mathematics) video, geared toward...

Take & Make Crafts

Pick up your craft kit at the Library any Tuesday, Thursday or Saturday in January to make either a penguin or mason jar candle holder.

Virtual Dance Class: Salsa Suelta Cubana

Salsa Suelta Cubana is a form of Salsa dancing from Cuba that is danced without a partner. Often danced in small or larger groups, Salsa Suelta Cubana...

Touchless Browsing

Visit the library porch to browse. Please only touch materials you intend to check out. Weather permitting.

Virtual Yoga: Gentle Flow Community Class

Led by Hallie Brevetti. This class is focused on a journey towards the self. Through finding lines of energy and intentional movement, you will find a more...

Rams

In remote Western Australia, two estranged brothers, Colin (Sam Neill) and Les (Michael Caton), are at war. Raising separate flocks of sheep descended from...

Tea: Taste and Talk

Tea Talk and Tasting with Max Falkowitz, Tea Consultant and Food Writer. Tea is the world’s most popular drink, and in the West, still the most...

Covid Monologues MV: Virtual Community Reading

Listen as eight writers and one musician share a slice of their covid experiences. No doubt, you'll find insight, humor, imagination and warmth in their...

4:30pm
Virtual Event
Cooking with Carolina

Every Saturday night Carolina demonstrates how to make a new recipe from her home kitchen on Facebook Live.

Some Kind of Heaven

With Some Kind of Heaven, first-time feature director Lance Oppenheim cracks the manicured facade of The Villages, America’s largest retirement community – a...

Sunday, January 31

Truth of Nature Art Workshops

Art is in our hearts. Explore connections outdoors - whether drawing, trekking in the forest or creating Sunday FUN days. Art workshops, individualized for...

Virtual Art Exhibition

Featuring Annette Sandrock, B&W photography; Beth Parker, paintings; and Darcie Lee Hanaway, paintings.

Yoga

Jason Mazar-Kelly (YogiJay) is a certified yoga teacher with thousands of hours of experience in the wellness field. He has been practicing yoga, meditation...

Online Meditation

With Khaydroup. We will be following the same format as when we all come together to meditate in person. There will be 3 fifteen minute sessions, with the...

Treasure Box Workshop

Jannette Vanderhoop’s exhibit Treasure Boxes explores her relationship to time, history and the natural world through found objects and keepsakes. Are you...

Virtual Service: Unitarian Universalist Society

Befriending Our Own Hearts - Reverend Jennifer Johnson. Self-love is a difficult concept for many of us to embrace. In her classic text, All About Love,...

Artist Pop-Up: Lily Keller

For the month of January pop by our Pop-Up featuring art by painter Lily Keller and enjoy free baked goods and beverages.

Adult Take & Make Bag Pick-Up

Visit the library to pick up your monthly Take & Make craft bags. Instructions for this month's craft will be available on Creativebug, our online resource...

Climate Café Series

We believe now more than ever, it is important to keep the conversation going. Join us with a coffee for a community conversation to hear from students,...

3pm
Virtual Event
Kid's & Teen Take & Make Bag Pick-Up

The Kids Take & Make literacy and learning activity bags and Teen Bags are prepared with the theme of the following week. Bags will be filled with activities...

Paper by Dalila Bennet

Join local artist Delila Bennett (they/them) to create your own paper from scratch. You can even add wildflower seeds to your paper slurry and invite your...

Online Death Cafe

The West Tisbury Library presents a virtual Death Café via Zoom. This event will be hosted by Heather Massey, facilitator and co-founder of Massachusetts'...

Some Kind of Heaven

With Some Kind of Heaven, first-time feature director Lance Oppenheim cracks the manicured facade of The Villages, America’s largest retirement community – a...

Restorative Sound Journey

Peaked Hill Studio owner Valerie Sonnenthal offers free online Restorative Sound Journey monthly using Himalayan and Crystal Singing Bowls, Monochords,...

7pm
Virtual Event
MLK/FBI

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. is remembered today as an American hero: a bridge-builder, a shrewd political tactician and a moral leader. Yet throughout his...

Monday, February 1

Virtual Art Exhibition

Featuring Annette Sandrock, B&W photography; Beth Parker, paintings; and Darcie Lee Hanaway, paintings.

Monday Music & Movement

Join Kristen via Zoom for songs and movement.

Virtual Make Something Monday

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 Sundays at 3 p.m....

Supportive Day Zoom Program for 55+

Martha's Vineyard Center for Living hosts weekly programs offering: music, exercise, conversation and socializing.

Balance: Chi Kung, Yoga & Breath

The West Tisbury Library will host an online Balance Series led by Kanta Lipsky. In this class, we will explore ways to strengthen our connection to the...

Print by Carla Walkis

Join instructor Lucia Hayman (she/her) twice weekly for Yoga for Essential workers. Specifically geared towards folks with demanding, in-person jobs that...

MVLA Classics Virtual Book Club

The MV Library Association presents an online discussion of Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte. Join a three-session discussion group on February Sundays, Mondays...

Virtual Children's Musical Theatre Dance Class

A dance class great for all levels that focuses on the style, storytelling and emotion brought forth through dance for musical theatre. Expect fun and upbeat...

January 26 - February 1, 2021