Books & Poetry Events

December 13 - 19, 2018

Thursday, December 13

Oak Bluffs Writers Group

Open to writers of all kinds. No registration necessary, repeat attendance encouraged. Bring something to share.

The Big Book Giveaway

At the Edgartown Library "weeding season" has begun, which means there are full carts of new, nearly new, and good condition books for free. The selection...

Chilmark Library Used Book Sale

Hardcover/Audiobooks/DVD: $1. Paperbacks: 25 cents. First week full price, second week half price, last week free.

Book Babies

A lap-sit storytime for pre-walkers. Songs, a story, and playtime.

Author Talk: Regina Powers

Author Regina Powers will present her new book, What Color is Your Medicine? Come discover the 5 Elements of Chinese medicine as a gift for anyone who is...

Friday, December 14

The Big Book Giveaway

At the Edgartown Library "weeding season" has begun, which means there are full carts of new, nearly new, and good condition books for free. The selection...

Chilmark Library Used Book Sale

Hardcover/Audiobooks/DVD: $1. Paperbacks: 25 cents. First week full price, second week half price, last week free.

Book Talk: Wampanoag Tribe of Martha's Vineyard

A book talk and discussion of Native American presence on the Island since before Martha's Vineyard became an Island with Thomas Dresser.

Saturday, December 15

Mini Book Sale Free Day

Friends of the Library will be liquidating excess stock from their monthly mini book sales for the bargain price of free. Includes free books for children,...

The Big Book Giveaway

At the Edgartown Library "weeding season" has begun, which means there are full carts of new, nearly new, and good condition books for free. The selection...

Chilmark Library Used Book Sale

Hardcover/Audiobooks/DVD: $1. Paperbacks: 25 cents. First week full price, second week half price, last week free.

Book Launch: Benjy Meets Some Wild Animals

Local author Heidi Schultz will present her newly released children's book, Benjy Meets Some Wild Animals. Refreshments will be served.

Monday, December 17

The Big Book Giveaway

At the Edgartown Library "weeding season" has begun, which means there are full carts of new, nearly new, and good condition books for free. The selection...

Tuesday, December 18

The Big Book Giveaway

At the Edgartown Library "weeding season" has begun, which means there are full carts of new, nearly new, and good condition books for free. The selection...

Chilmark Library Used Book Sale

Hardcover/Audiobooks/DVD: $1. Paperbacks: 25 cents. First week full price, second week half price, last week free.

After School Club

Drop in after school for reading, crafts, and games.

Writing & Poetry Series

This week the Tuesday Writing & Poetry series features dedicated readings by several Island writers, followed by open floor readings by writers who sign up...

Wednesday, December 19

The Big Book Giveaway

At the Edgartown Library "weeding season" has begun, which means there are full carts of new, nearly new, and good condition books for free. The selection...

Chilmark Library Used Book Sale

Hardcover/Audiobooks/DVD: $1. Paperbacks: 25 cents. First week full price, second week half price, last week free.

Library Book Group

December's book for discussion at the library is Three Things About Elsie, by Joanna Cannon. This novel from the bestselling author of The Trouble with...

December 13 - 19, 2018