Events

December 28, 2018 - January 3, 2019

Monday, December 31

 Balance: Chi Kung, Yoga & Breath

With Kanta Lipsky. We will explore ways to strengthen our connection to the earth and increase our bodies’ ability to maintain good balance. At Howes House...

Wednesday, January 2

Acupuncture Clinic for PTSD or Trauma

Do you experience difficulty sleeping, sudden outbursts/anger, flashbacks, nightmares, depression, emotional numbness, easily startled/frightened, trouble...

After School Crafts

We'll feature a new project every week. For ages 9 and up.

Thursday, January 3

After School Gaming

Come in and use one of the library's Nintendo Switch consoles and try out different games. Ages 9 and up.

Friday, December 28

After School Knitting

With expert knitter Cindy Bonnell, for ages 9 and up. Pre-registration is strongly suggested.

Wednesday, January 2

After School Program

Have fun with books and crafts with Irene. Read some stories then do a fun craft related to the theme. Grades K to 5 welcome. Parents are welcome to...

Alphabits Storytime

An alphabet-themed storytime featuring stories, songs, and a craft for ages 3 and above.

Friday, December 28

Art After School with Miss Lani

Goldsworthy and Calder Sculptures that Excite and Unite Us for kids in grades K to 2. Let us grasp poultry wire, wind bent willow branches, red poppy...

Thursday, January 3

Art After School with Miss Lani

No Not Gigantisms - Rather Yes to Small Works of Art for kids in grades 2 to 7. Miniatures on canvases are great fun and they capture our brush strokes and...

Wednesday, January 2

Art Therapy: Memory Support Group

The ongoing memory support group is a weekly group serving those recently diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease and wishing to find a supportive environment to...

Art Therapy: Memory Support Group

The ongoing memory support group is a weekly group serving those recently diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease and wishing to find a supportive environment to...

Thursday, January 3

Baby's First Year

An open discussion group for expectant parents/parents with a child up to the age of 1 year. Participants have an opportunity to share concerns and questions...

Sunday, December 30

Friday, December 28

Sunday, December 30

Thursday, January 3

Monday, December 31

Board Game Night

Come join the local Board Game Club that meets every Monday night in the upstairs space at The Barn. Anyone is welcome. Board games vary from week to week.

Thursday, January 3

Book Babies

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

Friday, December 28

Boys Varsity Basketball

Watch the MVRHS boys varsity basketball team take on Mashpee High School.

Break Week Crafts: Capes & Masks

Make a cape and mask to wear while watching The Incredibles 2.

Break Week Movie

Today's movie: The Incredibles 2: Bob Parr (Mr. Incredible) is left to care for the kids while Helen (Elastigirl) is out saving the world.

Saturday, December 29

Breakfast Club Running Group

This Beginner’s Group, know as the Breakfast Club, meets in the morning in front of the Y.

Friday, December 28

Thursday, January 3

Caregivers Support Group

A support group for caregivers caring for a loved one with a physical illness or dementia. The group provides a forum for caregivers to meet and connect with...

Monday, December 31

Children's New Year's Eve Celebration

Come make New Year's party poppers and decorate cookies. We'll have free New Year's Eve sunglasses while supplies last.

Saturday, December 29

Chilmark Library Used Book Sale

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

Friday, December 28

Chilmark Library Used Book Sale

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

Wednesday, January 2

Coffee Time

Come read today’s paper, drink some complimentary coffee (courtesy of Tony’s Market), have some pastry, and chat.

Community Supper

Join us for food and fellowship. Main dish provided. Sides welcomed.

Thursday, January 3

Saturday, December 29

Crosslands Annual Christmas Displays

Crosslands annual Christmas displays and light/music show.

Sunday, December 30

Crosslands Annual Christmas Displays

Crosslands annual Christmas displays and light/music show.

Monday, December 31

Crosslands Annual Christmas Displays

Crosslands annual Christmas displays and light/music show.

Tuesday, January 1

Crosslands Annual Christmas Displays

Crosslands annual Christmas displays and light/music show.

Friday, December 28

Crosslands Annual Christmas Displays

Crosslands annual Christmas displays and light/music show.

Wednesday, January 2

Crosslands Annual Christmas Displays

Crosslands annual Christmas displays and light/music show.

Thursday, January 3

Crosslands Annual Christmas Displays

Crosslands annual Christmas displays and light/music show.

Saturday, December 29

Friday, December 28

Thursday, January 3

DJ Mashup

DJs Ricky Prime and AP spin the funkiest beats all night long.

Saturday, December 29

Dancing Class

Christina Montoya is well versed in many styles of dance, and now she’s going to teach us. No partner necessary, just come and have fun. Definitely an...

Thursday, January 3

Dine to Donate

The great folks at Offshore Ale Co. will be donating a portion of each meal to Angels Helping Animals MV. There will be a silent auction and a chance to meet...

Friday, December 28

Discovery Fridays

Read, discover and explore with the MV Family Center.

Monday, December 31

Drop-In Family & Teen Crafts

Come join us for a family craft in the Children’s Room and a teen/tween craft in the Young Adult Room.

Friday, December 28

Drop-In Family & Teen Crafts

Come join us for a family craft in the Children’s Room and a teen/tween craft in the Young Adult Room.

Saturday, December 29

Dungeons & Dragons Club

Pre-registration is strongly recommended for this monthly club. For ages 11 and up.

Evening of Wellness Workshop

Join Stacey Forend as we journal and bring our bodies into ease with nourishment, yin yoga (deep stretches) and yoga nidra (deep meditation) together.

Family Crafts

These age-appropriate crafts are free and open to the public. Please visit the WT Library's online calendar for weekly craft listings.

Monday, December 31

Family Movie Screening

Weekdays during the December break, the library will screen family-friendly movies in the Community Room. Popcorn will be served. Contact the library or...

Saturday, December 29

Family Qigonog: For Health & Wellness

Gather with loved ones of all ages for an opportunity to cultivate self healing capacity, harmonize body, mind, heart and spirit energetics and deepen family...

Wednesday, January 2

Featherstone Uke Jam

Come learn how to play the ukulele in a relaxed, fun atmosphere. Play along with the group and enjoy refreshments and lots of laughs. Just bring your uke, or...

Saturday, December 29

Free Range 5Ks

Free, weekly, professionally timed 5K in Manuel F. Correllus State Forest.

Tuesday, January 1

Friday, December 28

Friday Afternoon French

A facilitated lesson using the Mango Language program. We’ll do one chapter a week for a total of 10 weeks. Beginner level course.

Monday, December 31

Friendship Hour in Portuguese

Friendship Hour in Portuguese is an opportunity to connect with other parents in your native language. You can visit with old friends and meet new ones while...

Thursday, January 3

GST Body Conditioning Class

GST Body is a conditioning technique that uses self manipulation of fascia through traction and movement sequences. Build a strong balanced dynamic body....

Wednesday, January 2

Girls Varsity Basketball

Watch the MVRHS girls varsity basketball team take on Sandwich High School.

Sunday, December 30

Girls Varsity Basketball

Watch the MVRHS girls varsity basketball team take on Cardinal Spellman High School.

Saturday, December 29

Thursday, January 3

Glow Yoga

Come join Emily for bedtime Glow Yoga for children ages 4 to 8. Wear your pajamas and get ready to move and groove, with all things glow-in-the-dark. ...

Friday, December 28

Gold Pin Bowling

If the gold pin shows up as the head pin, and you bowl a strike, you instantly win one free bowling game and shoe rental, redeemable during a subsequent...

Sunday, December 30

Wednesday, January 2

Houses of Grace Island Winter Shelter

If you are homeless or just out of heating fuel and need a warm place to stay overnight or if you know of someone who is, spread the word. Island churches...

Tuesday, January 1

Houses of Grace Island Winter Shelter

If you are homeless or just out of heating fuel and need a warm place to stay overnight or if you know of someone who is, spread the word. Island churches...

Thursday, January 3

Houses of Grace Island Winter Shelter

If you are homeless or just out of heating fuel and need a warm place to stay overnight or if you know of someone who is, spread the word. Island churches...

Monday, December 31

Island Food Pantry Open

For people coming more than once, please bring a letter of reference, written on letterhead, from clergy, medical staff, health care access or employer...

Wednesday, January 2

Island Food Pantry Open

For people coming more than once, please bring a letter of reference, written on letterhead, from clergy, medical staff, health care access or employer...

Saturday, December 29

Island Food Pantry Open

For people coming more than once, please bring a letter of reference, written on letterhead, from clergy, medical staff, health care access or employer...

Friday, December 28

Saturday, December 29

Kaiut Yoga

Kaiut Yoga® is all about biomechanical health (or said another way, your freedom of movement). It has been designed to work through chronic pain and...

Monday, December 31

Kaiut Yoga

Kaiut Yoga® is all about biomechanical health (or said another way, your freedom of movement). It has been designed to work through chronic pain & injuries,...

Thursday, January 3

Kaiut Yoga

Kaiut Yoga® is all about biomechanical health (or said another way, your freedom of movement). It has been designed to work through chronic pain & injuries,...

Wednesday, January 2

Kaiut Yoga

Kaiut Yoga® is all about biomechanical health (or said another way, your freedom of movement). It has been designed to work through chronic pain and...

Saturday, December 29

Thursday, January 3

Learning Lab

Homework help, activities, coding and more for kids 10 and above. (Or 8 to 9 year olds with a mature caregiver).

Wednesday, January 2

Learning Lab

Homework help, activities, coding and more for kids 10 and above. (Or 8 to 9 year olds with a mature caregiver).

Saturday, December 29

Lego Club

This month, build a Lego car and race it on a pinewood derby track.

Wednesday, January 2

Library Friends of Oak Bluffs

The Steering Committee meets each month to plan and carry out LFOB projects. We invite you to drop us a line, give us a call, or stop by one of our meetings.

Thursday, January 3

Live Music: Edbury All-Stars

The Island's finest playing whatever they feel like. Permanent players include Johnny Hoy, Mike Benjamin, Willy Mason, Kevin Medeiros and Jessie Leaman. You...

Wednesday, January 2

Live Music: Johnny Hoy and the Bluefish

The iconic Vineyard blues band featuring Johnny Hoy, Jeremy Berlin, Delanie Pickering and Kevin Medeiros.

MV Modern Quilt Guild

Open studio quilting. All levels of quilters are welcome.

Thursday, January 3

MVRHS Swim Meet

Join us to cheer on the MVRHS swimmers as they take on Sacred Heart High School in a dual competitive league swim meet.

Saturday, December 29

Make-N-Take: Lasagna

Every month we’ll provide everything needed to assemble a dish to take home and cook later. Limited spaces, please sign up.

Thursday, January 3

Meet Me at the Circus Storytime

Listen to stories about the circus and enjoy fresh popcorn while you listen.

Messy Play Group

This is a facilitated play group designed to let your child explore messy activities. Activities support children's social and emotional development.

Mini Comic Con

Come join us in celebration of National Science Fiction Day, with our first mini Comic Con. Come play some games, do some fun activities including comic...

Move with Me

Join the MV Family Center and Crossfit MV for "Move with Me." This is a free opportunity for your child to move indoors during the colder months.

Music & Memory Cafe

A weekly social gathering with live music, refreshments, and discussion. Welcoming, inclusive environment for seniors, caregivers, and those with memory...

Monday, December 31

New Year's Eve Public Skating

In celebration of the Martha's Vineyard Ice Arena and YMCA merger, we invite the entire community to come skate with us.

Thursday, January 3

Oak Bluffs Writers Group

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

Sunday, December 30

Open Meditation

Come meditate with us. All are welcome.

Friday, December 28

Open Pickle Ball

Airport Fitness will be hosting Pickle Ball on Friday nights for adults. Must register with the front desk by noon on Friday.

Saturday, December 29

Opera Club

A screening of the thrilling all-star concert filmed live from Berlin's Waldbühne amphitheatre in July 2006, with tenors Placido Domingo and Rolando...

Thursday, January 3

Pen Pals Snail Mail Group

Remember getting actual letters in the mail? Wasn’t that the best feeling? Come to our Snail Mail group and use this dedicated time to write real letters to...

Monday, December 31

Play with Me Playgroup

Play with Me emphasizes the importance of families being their children's first teachers. A facilitated playgroup with planned activities to choose from with...

Wednesday, January 2

Play with Me Playgroup

Play with Me emphasizes the importance of families being children's first educators. This is a facilitated playgorup with different planned activities to...

Monday, December 31

Pre-School Storycraft Storytime

Come join us for Pre-School Storycrafts best suited for ages 3 and above. Storytime will start with stories being read and will end with a short craft.

Saturday, December 29

Preschool Story Time with Friends

Story time for children three and up with puppets and more.

Wednesday, January 2

Monday, December 31

Saturday, December 29

Rosie's Ritzy Revue

Covers and originals performed by Rose Guerin, Stu Gardner, Josh Campbell, and Jemima James.

Saturday Art Adventure with Miss Lani

S'more Love...for Endangered Species for ages 4 to 12. The cheetah in Iran, elephants in Moilori, black rhinos, jaguars in Mexico, giraffes…orangutans all...

Sunday, December 30

Self Care Sundays

By Bee Well. Please bring a pillow to sit on, a notebook and an open mind. Herbal tea will be served.

Wednesday, January 2

Tuesday, January 1

Skate with Me

Event with free skate rentals for families with children aged 0 to 8 with the MV Family Center.

Monday, December 31

Soup & Bread Lunch

Join us weekdays during the December break for free soup and bread lunch. All ages are welcome.

Friday, December 28

Soup & Bread Lunch

Join us weekdays during the December break for free soup and bread lunch. All ages are welcome.

Saturday, December 29

Stories and Songs

Come sing, dance, play music and have fun! A musical story hour meant for all ages.

Story Time

Get comfortable in our cozy kids' area and hear stories from our new books.

Thursday, January 3

Monday, December 31

Sunday, December 30

Sunday Worship

Body, Breath and Buddhism - Stefan Knight. Becoming more responsive and less reactive in all our relationships and in the greater world by utilizing our...

Thursday, January 3

Tai Chi & Tea

Begin a new year with the wonderful intention and practice of enhancing your inner balance and well being. Nan Doty, M.Ed., is a seasoned Tai Chi and Qigong...

Friday, December 28

Saturday, December 29

Tech Help Drop-In

Our Technology Librarian can (maybe) help with your device. Call to sign up for a 30-minute slot.

Monday, December 31

Tech Help: Computers, eBooks & Social Media

I.T./Reference Librarian will be on hand to help with tech questions. Please bring your laptop, phone, or tablet that you need help with and any passwords...

Friday, December 28

Tech Help: Computers, eBooks & Social Media

I.T./Reference Librarian will be on hand to help with tech questions. Please bring your laptop, phone, or tablet that you need help with and any passwords...

Thursday, January 3

Tech Help: Computers, eBooks & Social Media

I.T./Reference Librarian will be on hand to help with tech questions. Please bring your laptop, phone, or tablet that you need help with and any passwords...

Wednesday, January 2

Tech Help: Computers, eBooks & Social Media

I.T./Reference Librarian will be on hand to help with tech questions. Please bring your laptop, phone, or tablet that you need help with and any passwords...

Monday, December 31

Teen Movie Screening

Weekdays during the December break, the library will screen teen movies in the Young Adult Room. Popcorn will be served. Contact the library or check the...

Friday, December 28

Teen Movie Screening

Weekdays during the December break, the library will screen teen movies in the Young Adult Room. Popcorn will be served. Contact the library or check the...

The MET Live Encore: The Magic Flute

The Magic Flute (German: Die Zauberflöte), K. 620, is an opera in two acts by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart to a German libretto by Emanuel Schikaneder....

Wednesday, January 2

Thursday, January 3

Trivia Night

With host Dan Cassidy. Come have fun, eat and drink, and win big prizes.

Wednesday, January 2

Trivia Night

MC’d by Dan Cassidy. Call and reserve your team a table.

Friday, December 28

Winter Break Activities: Lego Free Build

Come play with a giant bin of Legos in the meeting room.

Saturday, December 29

Thursday, January 3

Winter Thirsty Thursdays

Join the Amity Island Running Club for a group run where you pick your own pace and distance. We all start together and then hang out and have a beverage and...

Tuesday, January 1

Writing & Poetry Tuesdays

Every Tuesday all writers, poets, playwrights, lyricists and community are invited to read or just listen and enjoy the readings.

Thursday, January 3

Monday, December 31

Yoga

A Slow Flow Yoga Class suited for every body. Connecting breath and movement with music to enhance the practice. This class is designed to meet you where you...

Saturday, December 29

Thursday, January 3

December 28, 2018 - January 3, 2019