Community Events

December 7 - 13, 2018

Friday, December 7

Immigration Resource Center

The Island Wide Youth Collaborative (IWYC) in partnership with the Immigration Resource Center of the Community Action Committee of Cape Cod and the Islands...

Hanukkah Celebration

Service led by Rabbi Caryn Broitman. Special musical guests include Deborah Strauss, violin, and Eric Johnson, guitar. And Peter Boak conducting the Shirat...

Saturday, December 8

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...

Cape Cod Community College Meet-Up

Curious about taking a class this winter? Questions about enrollment or transportation? Come meet with current Cape Cod Community College students and staff....

Sunday, December 9

Open Meditation

Come meditate with us. All are welcome.

Self Care Sundays

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

Second Sunday of Advent

Please join us as we light the Second Candle of Advent, the Candle of Peace. All are welcome.

Christmas Tea & Raffle

There will be theme baskets, a 50/50 raffle, Christmas centerpieces, gift cards and grab bags for children.

Advent Choral Evensong

The traditional Anglican choral Evensong is a sublimely beautiful and prayerful way to “get in the swing” of the season—bring your friends and family.

Sunday Worship

Traditional Candlelight Service - The Qualities of Christmas - Reverend Bill Clark. We will gather in the early evening for our traditional Candlelight...

Monday, December 10

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...

Writers Read

This event features community members reading short original prose pieces. Fiction and nonfiction readings are welcome. Each reader is allotted eight minutes...

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.

Tuesday, December 11

Discussion Group

Open discussion of exciting and often controversial topics.

Mindfulness Meditation

Meditation study group that uses guided meditation, silence and participant sharing to explore the principles and practices of mindfulness. All levels...

Open Meditation

Come meditate with us. All are welcome.

Wednesday, December 12

MV Substance Use Disorder Coalition Meeting

The Martha's Vineyard Substance Use Disorder coalition consists of community partners from across the Island who have come together to engage, advocate,...

Coffee Time

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

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...

Acupuncture Clinic for PTSD or Trauma

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

Friends of the Chilmark Library Holiday Party

Food, festivities, music, and crafts. All are welcome. Sponsored by the Friends of the Chilmark Public Library.

Advent Evensong

Please jooin us as we embrace the darkness and move into the light of Christmas. Today's theme is Waiting and Hoping.

Thursday, December 13

Music & Memory Cafe

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

Coffee Klatsch: Knitting & Chess Meet-Up

Knitters are welcome to come work on their latest projects and peruse topical books, partake of our yarn exchange, or drop items in our knitted goods...

Craft & Holiday Party

Make your own wrapping paper and celebrate the holiday season.

Open Meditation

Come meditate with us. All are welcome.

We Stand Together/Estamos Todos Juntos Meeting

A nonpartisan community organizing group. Meets every other week on Thursday. For more information email westandtogethermv@gmail.com.

December 7 - 13, 2018