Events

October 21 - 27, 2019

Monday, October 21

Access-Able Guided Tours

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

Preschool Art Program

For ages 3 to 5 with Coral Shockey. Weekly art class designed to provide preschoolers a creative environment where they are encouraged to discover and color...

The Great Courses: The Aging Brain

Growing older may be inevitable, but mental decline is not. Learn what science has to say about how your brain changes over time. Join us for two 30 minute...

Play with Me Playgroup

Parent/child activity with a focus on how children learn through play with the MV Family Center. This is a facilitated playgroup, no registration is required.

Traditional Storytime

Come join Weezie for a children's traditional storytime. Come sing songs and listen to stories. Best for ages 2 and up.

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.

Art Show: Celebrate Art

We are highlighting new work from the amazing artists of Martha's Vineyard. We invite every artist to submit one original work of art. The theme is your...

MV Threshold Choir Rehearsal

We are one of 120+ international Threshold choirs who sing bedside to bring ease and comfort to those at the thresholds of living and dying.

Island Food Pantry Open

The Island Food Pantry strives to cultivate a healthy, hunger-free community on Martha’s Vineyard. Together with our many volunteers, partners, and...

Learning Lab

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

Creative Living Award Celebration

Come join us for the 2019 Creative Living Award Celebration, honoring Island Grown Initiative. Farm tours will start at 4:30 p.m., our program will start at...

Bunch of Grapes Book Club

The Bunch of Grapes Book Club meets once a month for a casual and lively discussion, open to all. This month's pick is Washington Black by Esi Edugyan.

Dine to Donate

To benefit VIP, Vineyard Independence Partnership, a non-profit organization of adults with disabilities, families, and friends. Reservations suggested.

Experiential Sound Series

Tuning Fork Re-Tuning - Valerie Sonnenthal Valerie Sonnenthal and her assistants will offer a chorus of Tuning Forks, come and experience the power of these...

Womens Fire Circles

All welcome who identify as women.​ Once a month, Sassafras provides a space of support and sisterhood with nature connection at the center. Moving...

Film Screening with MVY Radio's Dave Kish

This month’s film tells the story of rock 'n' roll icon Doc Pomus from his childhood battle with polio through his induction into the Rhythm and Blues Hall...

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.

Buzzed Bar Bingo

Play some Bingo and watch Monday Night Football.

Cottage City Collective

Showcasing a different artist each week with Phil, Kevin, and Delanie on back up.

Tuesday, October 22

Yoga

It is a chance for beginners who are curious about yoga to start your week with the basics or for someone with a deep practice to explore slow, long-held...

Access-Able Guided Tours

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

Discussion Group

Open discussion of exciting and often controversial topics.

Mindfulness Meditation

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

Toddler Art Program

For ages 15 months to 2.9 years with Coral Shockey. Set in a small art room environment with art exploration tables and painting easels. Caregivers are...

Tom Maley Life Drawing

This group met for many years at the home of Tom Maley and now they meet at Featherstone for two hours each Tuesday morning. New participants are welcome....

Clothing Swap Drop Offs

The children's room will be accepting new and gently used items for the fourth annual clothing swap on Saturday, Nov. 16.

Edgartown Walking Tour

To fully appreciate Edgartown, it needs to be explored by foot. Our knowledgeable guide will lead you down narrow brick paths, through Edgartown's past and...

Oak Bluffs COA Walking Club

With Sandy Blythe and Lloyd Henke. Meets at OBCOA and walk to various locations in our beautiful town. Bring a bottle of water and wear comfortable shoes.

Stories & Songs

Come for stories and songs with Rizwan.

Tech Time

Sign up for a 30-minute one-on-one session with tech guru Chris Look and upgrade your tech literacy. You can learn how to access e-books, audio books,...

Traditional Storytime

Come join Weezie for a children's traditional storytime. Come sing songs and listen to stories. Best for ages 2 and up.

Little Artist's Open Paint Group

Come in and use our collection of fingerpaints, assorted brushes, paints, and dot art to create a painting to take home. All ages welcome. Children under 9...

Howes House Writers

Ilmarinen Vogel, who has experience in several writing groups, will be the facilitator. He follows Ellie Bates and others before her who welcome seasonal...

Blood Drive

Without A, B and O, we can't save anybody.

MV Garden Club Meeting

History of Our Home: The Old Mill - Then and Now with A. Bowdoin (Bow) Van Riper, Research Librarian, Martha's Vineyard Museum.

Open Pottery Studio

With Frank Creney. This is a non-instructional time for adults familiar with ceramics to work on their own in the Pottery Studio.

Conversations

We will keep it casual and informal. Talk could center around gardening, music, becoming an empty ester, remaining social into senior age, food/meals, TV and...

Technology Help Desk

Come get help with computers, ebooks and social media with our I.T./Reference Librarian. Tuesday through Thursday by appointment. Contact the library to make...

Open Studio Tuesdays

Artists and craftspeople, bring your unfinished project or your unrealized vision to bring it to that next level. Every class will include a free themed...

Adrenaline Music Project

For teens ages 13 to 18. Open stage jam sessions, full backline available, multi-track recording and mdid beats workstation.

Art Explorers

For ages 6 to 12 with Charlotte Hall and Helen Hall. Children will be introduced to functional design, aesthetics and creative problem solving using form,...

Knitting Group

Cindy Bonnell, master knitter, presides over a sociable group of knitters in one of our upstairs meeting rooms here at the library. Knitters and aspiring...

Learning Lab

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

Hockey Instructionals

For first time skaters that want to learn to skate like a hockey player with no prior skating experience. A hockey helmet is required in order to...

Inktober for Teens

Try Inktober – a month-long art challenge created by illustrator Jake Parker. Create a new ink drawing each day in October to improve your skill and develop...

Radio Games

Radio Games with Laurel Redington of MVY Radio is an after-school program created to engage middle schoolers with each other and foster effective...

Face Yoga

Face yoga is a completely natural alternative to anti-aging remedies. There are over 43 muscles in the face that can be targeted to lift the skin, naturally...

MVFF Labs: Fun with Filmmaking

Learn the basics of video production with special guests MVFF Labs. Kids ages 7 and above will try various activities, including green screen games,...

Workshop: Felted Spheres (Wet Felting)

It's fun and easy to make these versatile shapes. Create a simple ball or a plethora of them to create a garland, or just a few and voila, earrings.

Table Tennis

MV Table Tennis Club welcomes players of all ages and skill levels. Come play, practice and have fun. Equipment available for use.

Parenting Journeys

A support and discussion group for families raising children 0 to 8 with special needs. Dinner and childcare provided with pre-registration.

Sunset Photography Workshop

Whether you use an iPhone or camera or just enjoy being out in nature, join photographer and writer Michael Blanchard (Michael Blanchard Inspirational...

Creative Non-Fiction: The Craft of Compelling Writing

Learn basic composition techniques, descriptive devices and the editing skills that transform ordinary subjects such as parenting, traveling or just...

Pizza Night

Pizza plus company. All welcome. All ages.

Plant-Based Cooking

Learn how to create delicious plant-based meals and incorporate more plant-based cooking or vegan cooking into your diet. The goal is to teach you how to...

Film: Yesterday

Yesterday is a 2019 British romantic comedy film directed by Danny Boyle and written by Richard Curtis, based on a story by Jack Barth and Curtis. It stars...

RTZ Trivia

Win up to $75 in gift certificates. Hosted by Johnny "Showtime" Tiernan and Emily Hunsaker.

Talk: Davina Porter

Narrators don't just read a book: they make it a performance, investing every word and character with life and bringing a transporting experience to the...

Karaoke

Hosted by none other than Johnny Showtime.

Wednesday, October 23

Martha's Vineyard Food & Wine Festival

The flagship food, wine and drink festival of Martha's Vineyard, the MVF&W Festival stays rooted in the Island's rich tradition of farming and fishing,...

Access-Able Guided Tours

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

Soldering 101

In this 5 week class by Cecilia Minnehan, from Cecilia Designs, you will learn the fundamentals of soldering and how to set up your own soldering station....

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...

Play with Me Playgroup

Parent/child activity with a focus on how children learn through play with the MV Family Center. This is a facilitated playgroup, no registration is required.

Art in the Stacks: Annette Sandrock

The Friends of the Vineyard Haven Library present an exhibit of photographs by Annette Sandrock, on display on the lower level of the library during regular...

Clothing Swap Drop Offs

The children's room will be accepting new and gently used items for the fourth annual clothing swap on Saturday, Nov. 16.

Coffee Time

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

Oak Bluffs Walking Tour

The best way to see Oak Bluffs is by foot. Join us for an informative and entertaining walk around this quaint and colorful town. Highlights of the tour...

 Baby Lapsit Storytime

Come sing songs, listen to stories and play with some fun soft toys. Best suited for babies and up until age 2.

Bilingual Storytime & Craft

Join us for songs, stories and play. Each storytime offers a new craft. Bilingual books are read in English and Portuguese. Offered in collaboration with...

Nursery School Naturalists

With Felix Neck. Watch the season unfold as we see days grow shorter and leaves change color through stories, crafts, walks, live animal presentations and more.

Traditional Storytime

Books, puppets, movements and more. All ages welcome.

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...

Exploring Printmaking Assisted Open Studio

Non-instructional time to create on your own in the Printmaking Studio. Fae Kontje will monitor studio time and be available for guidance.

Open House + At-Cost Organic Food Pop-Up

Come check out Martha's Vineyard's at-cost organic food cooperative.

Painting the Landscape in Watercolor

Working from photographs (or outside ‘en plein air’ at Featherstone if the weather permits) we’ll examine all the elements that contribute to a successful...

Ukulele Players

New or practiced, join us for music and fun and to sing along.

Technology Help Desk

Come get help with computers, ebooks and social media with our I.T./Reference Librarian. Tuesday through Thursday by appointment. Contact the library to make...

Island Food Pantry Open

The Island Food Pantry strives to cultivate a healthy, hunger-free community on Martha’s Vineyard. Together with our many volunteers, partners, and...

Open Pottery Studio

With Nancy Blank and Sabrina Kuchta. Children welcome with experienced adult supervision. This is a non-instructional time for those familiar with ceramics...

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 -- just drop in. For ages 9 and up.

Art Explorers

For ages 6 to 12 with Coral Shockey and Charlotte Hall. Children will be introduced to functional design, aesthetics and creative problem solving using...

Learning Lab

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

Build Club

Make your own face paint and practice face painting.

Inktober for Teens

Try Inktober – a month-long art challenge created by illustrator Jake Parker. Create a new ink drawing each day in October to improve your skill and develop...

Talk: A House on a Hill as a Window into Architecture

Francis Mudock Pitts will discuss the Araldo Cossutta compound of Chilmark. An extraordinary family compound built over a thirty year period on a hilltop off...

Young Adult Board Game Night

Get all the gaming fun without the digital daze that comes with video games. We have classics, as well as some great new games. We'll also provide food,...

Improv for Success in Business & Life

Did you know that corporations and business schools use acting improvisation workshops like this one to teach valuable professional skills like creativity,...

SOLD OUT - Wednesday in the Newsroom: NY Times Editor Carolyn Ryan

Carolyn Ryan, who ran The New York Times’ coverage of the 2016 presidential campaign, will join a special Tuesdays in the Newsroom (on Wednesday this month...

Cribbage Night

Six games of singles. 1st, 2nd and 3rd cash prizes.

Hand Building

​​In this adults-only class we will discuss and experiment with hand building techniques. No prior experience in ceramics is necessary; this class can be...

MV Modern Quilt Guild

Open studio quilting. All levels of quilters are welcome.

Wine & Dine

We will have 50% off select bottles of wine and a dinner special created by Executive Chef, Jimmy Alvarado. Bring your family and friends to enjoy what is...

MV Food & Wine Festival: Fresh Off the Farm

Join us for a fun festival kick-off featuring an impressive array of wines curated by Kermit Lynch Wine Merchant and delicious cuisine prepared by Island...

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...

Hot Docs: Documentary Film Series

A portrait of the great tenor, Luciano Pavarotti, that keeps the singing up front and the controversies behind the curtain. Directed by Ron Howard. (US,...

Houses of Grace Island Winter Shelter New Volunteer Orientation

Do you want to volunteer during the winter at one of the Community shelters? Come and join us on this (mandatory) Orientation Session.

Islanders Read the Classics: Fictions of the Law

Philip Weinstein, the Alexander Griswold Cummins Professor of English Emeritus at Swarthmore College, will present the next in the ongoing program series...

Live Music: Johnny Hoy and the Bluefish

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

Thursday, October 24

Martha's Vineyard Food & Wine Festival

The flagship food, wine and drink festival of Martha's Vineyard, the MVF&W Festival stays rooted in the Island's rich tradition of farming and fishing,...

Purple Thursday

October is national Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Join CONNECT to end violence MV in wearing purple to show victims and survivors everywhere that...

Access-Able Guided Tours

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

Torch & Fired Enameling: Glass on Metal

Come experience the magic of enameling - Watch grains turn glossy and bond to metal.

Clothing Swap Drop Offs

The children's room will be accepting new and gently used items for the fourth annual clothing swap on Saturday, Nov. 16.

Goat Storytime

Join the Farm Institute's goat kids, Fiddle, Frank and Fiona for a storytime. We'll start by visiting our goat friends in their barn and feeding them a...

Music & Memory Cafe

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

Oak Bluffs Writers Group

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

Thursday Strings

Drop in. All welcome. Music for strings (and others). Bring guitar, fiddle, bass, banjo, mandolin or whatever you like to play.

Baby's First Year

This is an informal discussion and support group for people parenting infants (prenatal to 12 months.)

Discovery Days

Read, explore and discover a new theme each week with the MV Family Center. This is a parent/child activity focusing on how children learn through play. Each...

Little Bird Music Class

Laura Jordan presents seasonal songs and movement. The class is somewhat structured but it’s a free flowing environment, allowing space for magic to happen...

Book Babies

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

Service Industry Wellness

Small bites, conversation and education. You'll hear from industry experts in Yoga and Wellness. RSVP to jonathan@thecocktailguru.com

Technology Help Desk

Come get help with computers, ebooks and social media with our I.T./Reference Librarian. Tuesday through Thursday by appointment. Contact the library to make...

Piano Parlor

Piano players can sign up to serenade the library for up to 30 minutes each. Stop in to play a few pieces or simply enjoy the performances by our talented...

Adrenaline Music Project

For teens ages 13 to 18. Open stage jam sessions, full backline available, multi-track recording and mdid beats workstation.

Art Explorers

For ages 6 to 12 with Charlotte Hall and Helen Hall. Children will be introduced to functional design, aesthetics and creative problem solving using form,...

Learning Lab

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

Aquinnah Book Group

Join us for a lively discussion on Bel Canto by Ann Patchett.

Hockey Instructionals

For first time skaters that want to learn to skate like a hockey player with no prior skating experience. A hockey helmet is required in order to...

Inktober for Teens

Try Inktober – a month-long art challenge created by illustrator Jake Parker. Create a new ink drawing each day in October to improve your skill and develop...

Kids Crafts

Best for ages 4 and above. Check website, social media, and/or call the library for crafts.

Knitting Skills

This multi-level class welcomes first time knitters as well as those with more experience. Projects will be tailored to your skill set, and are designed to...

Storytime

Bring your little ones to enjoy stories with our Children's Librarian.

Face Yoga

Face yoga is a completely natural alternative to anti-aging remedies. There are over 43 muscles in the face that can be targeted to lift the skin, naturally...

MV Food & Wine Festival: Unicorns and Blue Chips

A Tasting of Classic Reserve Wines and Impossible to Find Gems. Exclusive tasting of reserve level wines and impossible to find gems. Taste top wines from...

MV Food & Wine Festival: Wine + Peace - An Interactive Experience

Wine + Peace is an e-commerce platform determined to make learning about and buying wine as much fun as drinking it. Join us for a wine tasting extravaganza...

Celebrating 20 Years: Vineyard Health Care Access Program

The Vineyard Health Care Access Program is celebrating 20 years of connecting Islanders with care.

Fish Fry

Still the best deal on the Island. Fresh battered fish, homemade mac & cheese, french fries, coleslaw, cornbread and (of course) dessert. All you can eat.

Introduction to Mediation Course

Conflict is a part of everyday life. Mediators guide disputatants toward mutually satisfying agreements. Couse participants learn mediation skills, tools...

MV Food & Wine Festival: Thrill of the Grill

Sample the Island's bounty grilled to perfection. This "grill off" provides guests with the opportunity to enjoy charred bites while breathing in the ocean...

Table Tennis

MV Table Tennis Club welcomes players of all ages and skill levels. Come play, practice and have fun. Equipment available for use.

Thirsty Thursday Group Run/Walk

Join the Amity Island Running Club every Thursday at Bad Martha Brewery in Edgartown for a group run where you pick your own pace and distance. We all start...

Art Party

Join our new paint instructor, Naomi. You'll be painting "White Pumpkin Patch." Naomi will instruct and paint along with you as you listen to music and enjoy...

Learn with Us: Spoopy Ghosts

We'll be using cheese cloth, balloons and glue to make ghosts. Pre-registration required.

Library Addition Information Session

Vineyard Haven Public Library has engaged Maryann Thompson, Architects, to design an addition to the library building in order to build a multipurpose...

MV Food & Wine Festival: Flavors and Techniques of Japan

A modern take on traditional Izakaya-style dining with Chef Ken and Chef Ben of PABU.

Open Meditation

Come meditate with us. All are welcome.

SOLD OUT - MV Food & Wine Festival: La Bella Vita

Join Jonathan Pogash, creator and owner of The Cocktail Guru, and editor of the world famous "Mr. Boston Bartenders' Guide 75th Anniversary Edition", and Hal...

Stein Hoisting Contest

Hoist a Weihenstephaner, from the oldest brewery in the world. Winning is easy, just hold your Stein up the longest. Email events@thebarnmv.com or call to...

Yoga for Teens

This yoga class is designed to inspire and empower the student through self expression and a sense of belonging. For most, young adulthood is an awkward,...

MV Food & Wine Festival: Skipstone Wine Dinner

Join us for a dinner with Skipstone Winery, focused on sustainable farming practices. Learn about Skipstone’s commitment to organic, sustainable, and...

Open Pottery Studio

With Nancy Blank and Sabrina Kuchta. This is a non-instructional time for adults familiar with ceramics to work on their own in the Pottery Studio.

Pep Rally

Get ready for the annual Island Cup game with a bonfire and pep rally.

SOLD OUT - MV Food & Wine Festival: Joseph Carr Wine Dinner

Chef/Owner Michael Brisson and his culinary team will prepare an Island-inspired 5-course dinner, thoughtfully paired with selections from both the limited...

SOLD OUT - MV Food & Wine Festival: Scampo

Executive Chef Alex Pineda got an early start in the kitchen as the son of legendary Boston Chef Lydia Shire. As Executive Chef of the renowned Boston...

SOLD OUT - MV Food & Wine Festival: The Ultimate Wash-A-Shore Dinner

A dinner at State Road demands wines to meet the caliber of quality Mary and Jackson Kenworth present every night using as many local and seasonal products...

Our Town

A new production of the classic play by Thornton Wilder.

Trivia Night

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

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...

Friday, October 25

Martha's Vineyard Food & Wine Festival

The flagship food, wine and drink festival of Martha's Vineyard, the MVF&W Festival stays rooted in the Island's rich tradition of farming and fishing,...

Women In Film Festival

The Martha’s Vineyard Film Society is proud to present our first annual Women In Film Festival (WIFF). WIFF is a celebration of women as filmmakers: in front...

Access-Able Guided Tours

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

Clothing Swap Drop Offs

The children's room will be accepting new and gently used items for the fourth annual clothing swap on Saturday, Nov. 16.

Sign Language Story Hour & Open Signing Group

This program is geared toward preschool children, but all are welcome.

Tai Chi & Tea

Qi Gong and Yang-style Taijiquan with Diane Crane. All skill levels are welcome.

Toddler Time

Songs and a story just for busy walking toddlers and their caregivers.

SOLD OUT - MV Food & Wine Festival: Lobsterpalooza

Classic Maine? Connecticut hot buttered? What’s your favorite style of lobster roll? Amy Traverso, Yankee Magazine Senior Food Editor and co-host of public...

SOLD OUT - MV Food & Wine Festival: Bubbles & Seafood

Once again Michael Brisson and the chefs of l’étoile will create a Champagne pairing menu utilizing freshly caught Edgartown shellfish and seafood from...

SOLD OUT - MV Food & Wine Festival: Italian Salumi & Specialties

A Connoisseur’s Journey through Italy featuring Riserva Salumi & Cheese, Wine Pairing & more. Join expert and epicure Marco Mocellin to explore Italian...

Sustainable Gardening Workshop

Join us for the last in a 3-part workshop series led by MA certified arborist and horticulturalist Marc Fournier. Learn about “right plant, right place”,...

Training Workshop: Team Mola

Join marine biologist Krill Carson for this training workshop and information session on Team Mola, a community group working to better understand ocean...

MV Food & Wine Festival: Natural Wines 101

Everything you wanted to know about natural wine from two producers at the forefront of the movement. Donkey & Goat's Jared Brandt and Vinca Minor's Jason...

MV Food & Wine Festival: Perspectives on Edgartown Design

Please join us for an exclusive and engaging event featuring the perspectives of 3 industry experts whose passion and expertise have influenced and enhanced...

Learning Lab

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

MV Food & Wine Festival: Somm Throw Down

Three wine personalities irreverently face off, pairing 12 wines with four small plates prepared by Bar Mezzana's Chef Colin Lynch. This signature event is...

MV Food & Wine Festival: Tacos and Tequila

Guided tasting of 123 Organic Tequila, El Luchador Tequila and Craneo Mezcal. Master Distiller David Ravandi will share the stories of how these tequilas are...

SOLD OUT - MV Food & Wine Festival: Red Wine & Chocolate Decadence

Could there be a more indulgent way to spend the afternoon? Murdick’s Fudge expert, Mike McCourt, will present a generous selection of specialty-created...

Game Time

We have VR Wii, cards, board games, and laptops ready and waiting during this open gaming time. Bring a friend or come meet a new one. Ages 8 and above.

Inktober for Teens

Try Inktober – a month-long art challenge created by illustrator Jake Parker. Create a new ink drawing each day in October to improve your skill and develop...

Interactive Film Screening

Kids and families are invited to join us for an interactive screening of a fun film about the three Sanderson sisters. Each attendee will receive a bag of...

Guided Meditation

Join Sherry Sidoti, director of FLY Yoga School, in this guided meditation series held in and around the grounds of the Martha’s Vineyard Museum. We will...

SOLD OUT - MV Food & Wine Festival: Wine, Dine & Punchlines

TV personality, award-winning sommelier and comedian Laurie Forster delivers an edgy, off-beat hilarious seminar where wine meets punchline. Using her down...

Women in Film Festival: I Am Not a Witch

Zambian-Welsh director Rungano Nyoni’s provocative satire revolves around a young girl sentenced to life imprisonment at a state-run witch camp. Counting...

Friday Night Bowl

Jacks and Jills of all trades welcome. Learn about the Martha's Vineyard Builders Association and about ACE MV's certifications, licensing and classes for...

Improv for Success in Business & Life

Did you know that corporations and business schools use acting improvisation workshops like this one to teach valuable professional skills like creativity,...

Spooky Fun Halloween Party

The Edgartown School PTA is hosting an awesomely ghoulish rocking Halloween party. Join us for pizza, games, prizes, music and awards for best and scariest...

Bubble-Q

Enjoy an evening of all you can eat BBQ paired with all you can drink bubbles. Our talented chef Jimmy Alvarado will prepare his delicious homemade bbq...

Clue Live

Mr. Boddy formally requests the pleasure of your company at dinner. When tragedy strikes, help solve the mystery using the Museum as the crime scene....

MV Food & Wine Festival: Carrino & Caduceus Cellars Wine Dinner

Acclaimed Chef Michael Carrino of Restaurant Passionné, Pig and Prince Restaurant and the highly anticipated “Rabbit Rabbit”, teams up with friend, winemaker...

MV Food & Wine Festival: Coastal Comfort Foods Meets its Match in a Glass

We are excited to welcome Chef and owner, Raymond Mohan of Harlem’s and his partner/wife, co-owner, Leticia Skai Young of Lolo’s Seafood Shack to our Island....

SOLD OUT - MV Food & Wine Festival: An Evening Featuring the Wines of Far Niente Wine Estates

Join Eric Penneys from Far Niente Wines for an evening of exceptional food and wine in an exclusive private home in the historic Edgartown Village. He will...

SOLD OUT - MV Food & Wine Festival: An Evening with Daniel Boulud, Patrice Martineau and Krug Champagne

Critically-acclaimed Chef Daniel Boulud and his erstwhile protégé, Patrice Martineau, will collaborate on an intimate, five-course French dinner with...

SOLD OUT - MV Food & Wine Festival: Donkey & Goat Wine Dinner

Join us for an engaging dinner featuring the natural, fashionable wines of Donkey & Goat Winery, presented by owners, Jared and Tracey Brandt. These wines...

SOLD OUT - MV Food & Wine Festival: Portsmouth Chefs Know Fish Dinner

Join Portsmouth, NH's top chefs for a delicious and educational evening at the acclaimed Atria featuring sustainable seafood from the waters surrounding...

Our Town

A new production of the classic play by Thornton Wilder.

Women in Film Festival: Be Natural - The Untold Story of Alice Guy-Blaché

Director Pamela Green will join us via Skype after the film for a discussion. Alice Guy-Blaché was a true pioneer who got into the movie business at the...

Live Music: Philly D + The Round-Up

Phil daRosa starts your weekend with an array of special guests.

Zombie Bar Crawl

8th Annual Zombie Bar Crawl. Please join us for a scary fun when the Vineyard zombies are going to crawl out of their dark corners to have a deliciuous...

Live Music: Mike Benjamin Band

Enjoy the tunes of the Mike Benjamin Band.

Saturday, October 26

Martha's Vineyard Food & Wine Festival

The flagship food, wine and drink festival of Martha's Vineyard, the MVF&W Festival stays rooted in the Island's rich tradition of farming and fishing,...

Women In Film Festival

The Martha’s Vineyard Film Society is proud to present our first annual Women In Film Festival (WIFF). WIFF is a celebration of women as filmmakers: in front...

MV Food & Wine Festival: Spirited Yoga

Join Colleen Macsuga, yogi from lululemon for a yoga class followed by a glass of kombucha. Ms. Macsuga class is a creative vinyasa flow where each movement...

Permaculture Through the Seasons

Permaculture is the harmonious integration of humans, plants and animals into agriculturally productive ecosystems and socially just environments. Oct. 26 -...

Acrylic Painting

​We have everyone from beginners to professionals in these classes. Come with a drawing or photograph that you would like to paint. Don't be afraid. Join us...

First Aid Trainings

Join us for one or both of these fun, practical, hands-on trainings. Each session will give you different sets of skills to help take care of your friends,...

MV Food & Wine Festival: Brunch Run

A 5K/10K Run/Walk. The course will be nothing short of spectacular, winding through beautiful South Beach section of Edgartown with a red carpet finish....

Children's Ceramic Exploration

In this class, with Nancy Blank and Sabrina Kuchta, we will explore various techniques in hand building. From decorative planters to dragons to mugs,...

Children's Halloween Party

Venture into the spooky tunnel through the stacks, enjoy eerie games and a craft. Kids are welcome to show up in costume.

Clothing Swap Drop Offs

The children's room will be accepting new and gently used items for the fourth annual clothing swap on Saturday, Nov. 16.

Fall Festival

Fall activities, hayrides and prizes for kids in costumes. Come out and grab some local produce and enjoy some fresh pressed cider. In the main hall:...

Fun and Games

Come spend the morning at Misty Meadows and enjoy pony rides, dress-up, kid friendly games, carriage rides with Sonnyside Farms and yoga with Jen Delorenzo.

Halloween in Oak Bluffs

Trick-or-Treating at all the Oak Bluffs businesses that have a poster displayed at their window.

Inktober for Teens

Try Inktober – a month-long art challenge created by illustrator Jake Parker. Create a new ink drawing each day in October to improve your skill and develop...

Island Food Pantry Open

The Island Food Pantry strives to cultivate a healthy, hunger-free community on Martha’s Vineyard. Together with our many volunteers, partners, and...