Events

December 11 - 17, 2019

Wednesday, December 11

Christmas in Edgartown: Window Decorating Contest

Deck the halls and trim the trees, but don’t forget about Edgartown’s store front windows. Visit Edgartown is excited to share the 1st annual Window...

Total Body

Cardio fitness followed by muscle conditioning with Maria McFarland.

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...

Christmas Faire Workshop

Join us when you can to create wreaths and arrangements to sell at our last fundraiser of the year. Guidance is available from our more experienced Elves....

Actively Aging

A fun, challenging class for seniors and beginners. Building strength, balance, stability, and confidence. With Barbra Smith.

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...

Coffee Time

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

 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...

Used Book Sale

During open hours. Hardcover, audiobooks and DVDs: $1 Paperbacks: .25 Dec. 10 to 15: Full price Dec. 18 to 22: Half price Dec. 26 to 29: Free

Wednesday Storytime

Featuring books, puppets, parachutes, movements and more.

Drop In Pickleball

This is an opportunity for many different levels to enjoy open play. We have two permanent courts and the potential for two additional pickleball courts with...

Pickleball Beginner's Clinic

We have two permanent courts and the potential for two additional pickleball courts with taped lines if needed. All courts are inside and available for...

Ukulele Players

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

Technology Help Appointments

Come get help with computers, ebooks and social media with our I.T./Reference Librarian. Tuesday and 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

A drop-in workshop where kids can make gifts for their friends, family and teachers. While supplies last.

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...

Holiday Party

Join us for a party sponsored by the Friends of the Chilmark Public Library. Music, swag and card making and festive foods. All are welcome.

Crosslands Annual Christmas Displays

Crosslands annual Christmas displays and light/music show. Tune to 88.5 FM Friday through Sunday from 5 to 8 p.m. for a combo show.

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,...

Advent Evensong

Three contemplative services with the Revs. Cathlin Baker and Mary Beth Daniels, with music by Sean McMahon. Childcare is available. If you need a ride,...

Yoga

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

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...

Money Talks: From Savings to Investing

Part II of a workshop series with financial consultant Beau Begin of RT Investment Services. Learn how best to save your hard-earned summer cash and put it...

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 clash of cultures twists into a true crime story set in the beautiful, remote region of Galicia, Spain. Please call the library for film title. This...

Great Art on Screen: The Prado Museum - A Collection of Wonders

The Prado Museum - A Collection of Wonders celebrates the 200th anniversary of the storied Prado Museum — one of the most-visited museums in the world....

Live Music: Johnny Hoy and the Bluefish

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

Thursday, December 12

Christmas in Edgartown

Christmas in Edgartown is a weekend festival you don’t want to miss. Every year through the various events, Christmas In Edgartown helps raise over $50,000...

Zumba

A fusion of Latin and International dance moves that create a dynamic and exciting cardio workout.

Christmas in Edgartown: Window Decorating Contest

Deck the halls and trim the trees, but don’t forget about Edgartown’s store front windows. Visit Edgartown is excited to share the 1st annual Window...

Pilates

Floor Barre meets Pilates with total body conditioning with Liz Maclellan.

Christmas in Edgartown: Cider & Cookies

Join us for cider and cookies at our Edgartown Banking Center.

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...

Christmas Faire Workshop

Join us when you can to create wreaths and arrangements to sell at our last fundraiser of the year. Guidance is available from our more experienced Elves....

Torch & Fired Enameling: Glass on Metal

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

Christmas in Edgartown: Family Fun

Kids are welcome all weekend long to come by and color their own Black Dog holiday ornament or holiday page to take home. Plus enjoy our signature coffee,...

Island Physical Culture

Derek Notman's focus is on teaching you how to train and what to train and why. Commit to the disipline of Tai Chi, the slow but intense meditation. Mr....

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...

Used Book Sale

During open hours. Hardcover, audiobooks and DVDs: $1 Paperbacks: .25 Dec. 10 to 15: Full price Dec. 18 to 22: Half price Dec. 26 to 29: Free

Book Babies

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

Drop In Pickleball

This is an opportunity for many different levels to enjoy open play. We have two permanent courts and the potential for two additional pickleball courts with...

Christmas in Edgartown: Chilmark Pottery Pop-Up

Geoffrey Barr's thoughtfully designed, hand-crafted pottery, in its distinctive seascape or copper-red hues.

Preschool Film Literacy Workshop

Join Jenna from the Martha's Vineyard Film Festival for film literacy workshops. Join us for one week or all. Recommended for ages 3 and above.

Technology Help Appointments

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

Duplicate Bridge

Sanctioned duplicate bridge. Bring a partner and arrive in time to sign in and get a snack. Maximum eleven tables.

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).

Kids Crafts

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

Storytime

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

Christmas in Edgartown: Late Night Lights

To kick-off Christmas In Edgartown, stores will be open until 8 p.m. on Thursday for you to focus on holiday shopping before the busy weekend of festivities...

DIY Beaded Snowflake Ornament Craft

Create your own one-of-a-kind beaded snowflake ornament in the jewelry studio. Choose your colors and your pattern and assemble your own holiday decoration,...

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...

School-Aged Filmmaking Workshops

Learn the basics of video production through various activities, including green screen games, stop-motion animation and documentary filmmaking. Join us for...

Book Talk: Through A Sober Lens

Author and photographer Michael Blanchard discusses his struggles with addiction and depression and the power photography to move individuals from isolation...

An Evening Out

Come for the wine and snacks, leave feeling rejuvenated and inspired. An honest conversation with Bennett Coffeey and life, work and motherhood....

Christmas in Edgartown: Sip & Shop - Island Wampum

Meet owner and designer Phoenix Rogers of Island Wampum and shop her beautiful collection of locally made, handcrafted wampum jewelry and Christmas...

Crosslands Annual Christmas Displays

Crosslands annual Christmas displays and light/music show. Tune to 88.5 FM Friday through Sunday from 5 to 8 p.m. for a combo show.

Dine to Donate

Come out and support a great cause while eating great food. A percentage of proceeds goe to support MV Mediation Program. We will be having a 50/50 raffle...

Inspiring Conversation & Clean Beauty

Come for the wine and snacks, leave feeling rejuvenated and inspired. An honest conversation with Bennett Coffey about life, work and motherhood....

Table Tennis

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

Sing-Along Cycling

Have a fun 45-minute ride singing to your favorite songs while strengthening your heart and lungs.

Christmas in Edgartown: Thirsty Thursday Santa Run

We are teaming up with Edgartown Meat & Fish Market to bring you a very festive run. Kick off the Christmas in Edgartown celebrations with a run or walk with...

Dine to Donate

20% of food purchases will go to support Garden Gate Child Development Center. Reservations are recommended.

Easy as Pie

Join Pie Chicks founder (and former FARM Institute employee), Chrissy Kinsman in this pie class. Ms. Kinsman will go over what it takes to make a great pie...

Raclette Night

Join us for Raclette Night every Thursday with Chef Patrice. Raclette, (a word derived from the French verb racler, meaning, "to scrape") is a traditional...

Art Party

Join Jazen's Art Studio in painting "Christmas Bench." Naomi will instruct and paint along with you as you listen to music and enjoy creating with friends....

MV Modern Quilt Guild

Open studio quilting. All levels of quilters are welcome.

Opening Reception: Gifts of Art - An Island Art Show

Featuring new works by prominent Island artists Marston Clough, Deborah T. Colter, Margot Datz, Anna Lowell Finnerty, Julianna Healy, Colin Ruel, Jeanne...

Sip, Script & Shop

Whether you’re a stationery nerd, DIY bride-to-be or just a craft enthusiast, in this workshop you’ll be learning an introduction of modern calligraphy with...

Membership Down: The OBPL Variety Game Show

A no-holds-barred live variety game show featuring musical challenges, feats of derring-do, questions about stuff, and oh so much more. Three contestants...

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.

Talk: Current State of the Climate Crisis

Presentation and discussion with Dr. Philip Duffy, Director of the Woods Hole Research Center. Dr. Duffy is a physicist who has devoted nearly 30 years to...

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, December 13

Christmas in Edgartown

Christmas in Edgartown is a weekend festival you don’t want to miss. Every year through the various events, Christmas In Edgartown helps raise over $50,000...

Christmas in Edgartown: Window Decorating Contest

Deck the halls and trim the trees, but don’t forget about Edgartown’s store front windows. Visit Edgartown is excited to share the 1st annual Window...

Cardio Challenge

Cardio fitness challenge with Maria McFarland.

Christmas in Edgartown: Cider & Cookies

Join us for cider and cookies at our Edgartown Banking Center.

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...

Actively Aging

A fun, challenging class for seniors and beginners. Building strength, balance, stability, and confidence. With Barbra Smith.

Christmas in Edgartown: Family Fun

Kids are welcome all weekend long to come by and color their own Black Dog holiday ornament or holiday page to take home. Plus enjoy our signature coffee,...

Gifts of Art: An Island Art Show

Come discover your next favorite work of art. Gifts of Art: An Island Art Show features new works by prominent Island artists Marston Clough, Deborah T....

Island-Made Holidays

Over 15 Vineyards artisan crafters with exquisite gifts for the holidays.

photo by Marta Reis

You will have the opportunity to play in the “crowdsourcing” sandbox as an inspirational catalyst for a Vineyard Future Scenario with Vineyard...

Tai Chi & Tea

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

Toddler Story Time

This program is geared toward toddlers and pre-K aged children.

Toddler Time

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

Used Book Sale

During open hours. Hardcover, audiobooks and DVDs: $1 Paperbacks: .25 Dec. 10 to 15: Full price Dec. 18 to 22: Half price Dec. 26 to 29: Free

Christmas in Edgartown: Holiday Open House & Chili Bar

Join the Edgartown Council on Aging for the annual Holiday Open House & Chili Bar. A crowd favorite and always a great way to start the festive weekend.

Drop In Pickleball

This is an opportunity for many different levels to enjoy open play. We have two permanent courts and the potential for two additional pickleball courts with...

AACDP Holiday Shop

This year I am selling from my home and featuring vintage African sculpture as well as an array of crafts from Zambia, Ghana, Niger and Zamzibar.

Christmas in Edgartown: Chilmark Pottery Pop-Up

Geoffrey Barr's thoughtfully designed, hand-crafted pottery, in its distinctive seascape or copper-red hues.

Christmas in Edgartown: Book Signing - No Room for a Pup

Elizabeth Suneby will autograph her children's book, No Room for a Pup.

Learning Lab

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

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.

Make & Take: Phyllo

Are you intimidated by Phyllo dough? Join us as we make delicious stuffed phyllo creations together. Every month we'll provide everything needed to assemble...

Christmas in Edgartown: Sip & Shop - Aubrey Maria Designs & JKDesign

Join us for a glass of bubbles and discover (or rediscover) these incredibly talented Island artists and snag yourself one of their breathtaking...

Holiday Pop-Ups

Nov. 29: Blosson Schmitt - natrally dyed clothing and Vineyard Bath and Body products Dec. 6: Night Owl Designs and Lularoe Clothing with Robyn Dec. 13:...

Barre

Combines pilates, yoga, and ballet to give you beautiful, sculpted, lean muscles-without the impact and injuries dancers endure.

Book Launch: Through A Sober Lens

Author and photographer Michael Blanchard introduces his new book Through A Sober Lens: A Photographer's Journey. A book signing will follow a brief...

Christmas in Edgartown: Donaroma's Joy to the World

Enjoy a magical stroll through the lights and decor of the season. Donations benefit the Martha’s Vineyard Boys & Girls Club.

Christmas in Edgartown: Horse & Wagon Rides

Ride the horse drawn wagon and enjoy the holiday festivities while riding from the Mini Park to the Harbor View Hotel. Sponsored by Colonial Reproductions.

Christmas in Edgartown: Mytoi Illumination

Experince our Japanese-inspired garden in a new - or many- light(s). Stroll the illuminated tranquility of Mytoi after-dark, warm yourself by the fire, and...

Christmas in Edgartown: Sip & Shop - Livewell Designs

Meet owner and designer Claire O’Hare of Livewell Designs and shop her beautiful collection of fine, few-of-a-kind, handcrafted jewelry. Customers will...

Crosslands Annual Christmas Displays

Crosslands annual Christmas displays and light/music show. Tune to 88.5 FM Friday through Sunday from 5 to 8 p.m. for a combo show.

Glow Bowling

Join us for fun under the black lights. 21+ after 9 p.m.

Holiday Dinner

During Chirstmas In Edgartown, Bettini Restaurant is offering a prix-fixe dinner along with the regular dinner menu.

Christmas in Edgartown: Holiday Cocktail Party

Enjoy fine libations and passed hors d’oeuvres at the historic Dr. Daniel Fisher House. 21+ event.

Christmas in Edgartown: Lighting of the Lighthouse

Don’t miss this time honored tradition. Edgartown’s version of a tree lighting is full of seaside village charm. The magical event is brought to you by MV...

We Dance

Evening features an hour of performance, followed by an open floor dance party with a special guest, DJ Di. This evening features "G" (accompanied by...

Christmas in Edgartown: Minnesingers Concert

The Island’s premier high school choral group, the MVRHS Minnesingers, performs a concert of seasonal favorites at the magnificent Old Whaling Church. A...

Christmas in Edgartown: Ugly Christmas Sweater Party & Contest

Wear your best ugly holiday sweater and enter our weekend long contest. Restaurant guests will vote on their favorite sweater throughout Saturday and Sunday...

Saturday, December 14

Christmas in Edgartown

Christmas in Edgartown is a weekend festival you don’t want to miss. Every year through the various events, Christmas In Edgartown helps raise over $50,000...

Christmas in Edgartown: Window Decorating Contest

Deck the halls and trim the trees, but don’t forget about Edgartown’s store front windows. Visit Edgartown is excited to share the 1st annual Window...

Christmas in Edgartown: Cider & Cookies

Join us for cider and cookies at our Edgartown Banking Center.

Permaculture Through the Seasons

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

Zumba

A fusion of Latin and International dance moves that create a dynamic and exciting cardio workout.

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...

Beach Clean Up

Spread a little joy this weekend and bring the family for a walk on the beach and clean up party. Friends of Sengekontacket will be providing hot cocoa and...

Christmas in Edgartown: Edgartown Patrolman's Association Stuff-A-Bus

Help the Edgartown Police Department bring joy to Island families this season. Bring a gift to their annual Stuff-A-Bus event. All toys will be donated to...

Christmas in Edgartown: Jewelry Jingle

Shop gently used and unwanted jewelry at the Anchors to be used for perfect holidays gifts. In preparation, the Martha’s Vineyard Museum is accepting...

Handmade from the Heart

A holiday season fundraiser to benefit Hospice of Martha's Vineyard. Come browse and buy unique, handmade items, including jewelry, needlepoint, knitted...

Christmas Faire

Decorate your home with our hand-crafted festive holiday decorations, pick up gifts for friends and family. Homemade baked goods for gifts or entertaining...

Insight Meditation

Insight meditation is a simple, yet profound meditation practice that has the ability to transform how we experience the world. Through the cultivation of...

MV Dems Monthly Meeting

Shannon Liss-Riordan, experienced labor lawyer and candidate for the Democratic nomination for the U.S. Senate seat currently held by Ed Markey, will be the...

CANCELED - Handmade Gifts From the Farm

During this class, kids will have an opportunity to make handmade gifts for their friends and family. We will be making felted ornaments, as well as a baked...

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,...

Christmas in Edgartown: Art & Crafts Festival

This year's annual holiday Art & Crafts Festival will be again showcasing the work of over 40 Island artists and craftspeople. Come take care of all your...

Christmas in Edgartown: BeautyCounter Pop-Up

Shop Beautycounter's collection of clean beauty. From gift sets to the full suite of clean, non-toxic skincare.

Christmas in Edgartown: Buffet Brunch

During Christmas in Edgartown, Bettini Restaurant is offering a brunch buffet. This is the perfect way to start the festive day.

Christmas in Edgartown: Community Outreach Open House

Our annual Community Outreach Open House is a favorite place to be after the parade. Free refreshments for all. This year's focus will be on housing. 100% of...

Christmas in Edgartown: Family Fun

Kids are welcome all weekend long to come by and color their own Black Dog holiday ornament or holiday page to take home. Plus enjoy our signature coffee,...

Christmas in Edgartown: Gift Wrapping Station

Make the holidays as easy as possible. The Vineyard Montessori School will have a gift wrapping station for all your holiday giving needs. For a suggested...

Christmas in Edgartown: Plum Hill Elves' Faire

Crafts, decorate a Gingerbread House, silent auction, holiday gifts, delicious hot food and drink. Presented by the Plum Hill School.

Christmas in Edgartown: Wreath Workshop

Another weekend tradition, enjoy making a dry wreath, wet wreath or boxwood tree. Please call to inquire on specific pricing.

Drop In Pickleball

This is an opportunity for many different levels to enjoy open play. We have two permanent courts and the potential for two additional pickleball courts with...

Gifts of Art: An Island Art Show

Come discover your next favorite work of art. Gifts of Art: An Island Art Show features new works by prominent Island artists Marston Clough, Deborah T....

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...

Island-Made Holidays

Over 15 Vineyards artisan crafters with exquisite gifts for the holidays.

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...

Tech Help Drop-In

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

West Tisbury Farmers' Market

Indoor farmers market features locally grown produce and meat and locally made products. The market is dedicated to bringing local agricultural products to...

Winter Arboretum Walk

In every season the Arboretum offers something of beauty and interest to visitors. At this time of year, plants display unique foliage color, textures,...

Friends of the Library Monthly Meeting

The Friends of the Vineyard Haven Public Library always welcome new members. All volunteers and those who are interested in knowing more about the Friends...

Christmas in Edgartown: Holiday Beverage Station

Get in the holiday spirit by roasting your own s'mores and sipping on eggnog. Warm up with a cup of hot cocoa for the parade.

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.

Library Playdate

Come play at the library with toys and friends. Toddlers and pre-K aged children and their caregivers can join us for unstructured play and casual reading in...

Stories & Songs

Come for stories and songs with Rizwan.

Storytime

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

Used Book Sale

During open hours. Hardcover, audiobooks and DVDs: $1 Paperbacks: .25 Dec. 10 to 15: Full price Dec. 18 to 22: Half price Dec. 26 to 29: Free

Christmas in Edgartown: Happy Howliday Photo Shoot

What better way to get into the holiday spirit than by having pet portraits taken with award winning photographer, Elizabeth Luce of Bark Furtography. Your...

Christmas in Edgartown: Murdick's Fudge Open House

Shop, sample and save at Murdick's Open House. Enjoy holiday music while you sip on the worlds best hot chocolate.

Christmas in Edgartown: S'mores & More

Warm up with us at our s'mores bar and hot chocolate station during the Christmas in Edgartown celebration. We'll also have the MV PhotoBus on site for some...

Drop-In Crafts

Come get crafty with us. All supplies provided.

Holiday Open House

With local cider, wine and cheese every weekend throughout December.

Meet the Maker: Vineyard Sky Bead Design

Seed pearls, semiprecious gems, vintage glass, fine silver. Sarah Young of Vineyard Sky Bead Design shows us how she blends color, texture, facets and...

Christmas in Edgartown: Photos with Santa

Immediately following the parade, take a stroll down Kelley Street and get your photo snapped with the Man In Red. This event is brought to you by the Kelley...

AACDP Holiday Shop

This year I am selling from my home and featuring vintage African sculpture as well as an array of crafts from Zambia, Ghana, Niger and Zamzibar.

Christmas in Edgartown: A Godwink Christmas

Meet and greet the amazing authors of the book series and Hallmark movie series A Godwink Christmas, SQuire Rushnell and Louise DuArt. Book readings, sale...

Christmas in Edgartown: Chilmark Pottery Pop-Up

Geoffrey Barr's thoughtfully designed, hand-crafted pottery, in its distinctive seascape or copper-red hues.

Christmas in Edgartown: Christmas at the Lighthouse

Over the dunes and through the cedars to the lighthouse you will go. Celebrate the season with a festive refuge ride in an ever-changing winter landscape,...

Christmas in Edgartown: Eisenhauer Extravaganza

Join us after the parade for an indoor trio with Mike Benjamin, savory bites for purchase from The Larder, original paintings by Sandy Stone, Kombucha from...

Christmas in Edgartown: Great Chowder Contest

The Great Chowder Contest crowns the best clam chowder and the best seafood chowder made on Martha's Vineyard. More than a dozen professionals, restaurants...

Christmas in Edgartown: Hot Chocolate Bar

Enjoy Fat Face’s huge hot coco bar featuring 30 plus toppings, live music and tons of fun.

Christmas in Edgartown: Pop-Up Holiday Tea Party

Join us for a Holiday Tea Party with The Captain’s Daughters, a boutique tea brand from Provincetown, MA. Sip and dhop our favorite bespoke blends, tiny tea...

Christmas in Edgartown: Turquoise Truck Trunk Show

Our friends Ed and Molly from the Turquoise Truck are popping up for a holiday trunk show. Shop their amazing collection of vintage, Native American,...

Drop-In Family Gift-Making

We'll provide all the supplies (while they last) in the Children's Room to make a personal gift for a loved one, just drop in. All ages are welcome, but kids...

Holiday Gift Show

Celebrate the holiday season while supporting Island artists and Featherstone. The perfect holiday shopping destination with gifts for everyone (and...

Open House: Edgartown Public Library

Treats, crafts and live music. All welcome. Noon to 3 p.m. - Friends of Edgartown Library Poinsettia sale in the Library lobby: Support the Library's...

Photos with the Teddy Bears

Get your picture taken in our "bear studio" with the bears of the Martha's Vineyard Teddy Bear Suite.

Girls Varsity Hockey

Watch the MVRHS girls varsity hockey team take on Fontbonne Academy.

Holiday Zero-Proof Cocktails

In this demonstration you’ll learn to hand-craft a variety of tasty zero-proof cocktails fit for holiday gatherings. Everyone likes to raise a glass during...

Saturday Art Afternoon

Revel in wild and "cool" endangered specis and "roar" for action with Miss Lani. Young artists, when enlightened, at every step make discoveries and advance...

THE MET Encore: The Magic Flute

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

Wrapstravaganza

Wrap presents for winter holidays, winter birthdays or just because. Winter tunes and cookies provided. We have supplies, (donated paper, kraft paper,...

Christmas in Edgartown: Santa’s Workshop

Come one, come all to Santa’s Workshop at his Chappaquiddick outpost - Whale Jaw Farm. Take a ride on the Chappy Ferry after the parade where you will be...

Christmas in Edgartown: Book Signing - A Vineyard Christmas

Noted Vineyard writer, Jean Stone, will sign copies of her books, A Vineyard Christmas and A Vineyard Summer.

Christmas in Edgartown: Christmas at the Lighthouse

Over the dunes and through the cedars to the lighthouse you will go. Celebrate the season with a festive refuge ride in an ever-changing winter landscape,...

Christmas in Edgartown: Visit Santa

Celebrate Christmas in Edgartown, Farm Institute style. We'll be headed into town not by sleigh but by tractor for your opportunity to take a photo with...

Dungeons and Dragons Adventurers League

Hosted by Keith Healy and Vivian Surprenant. For ages 13 to 18.

Meet the Maker: Heidi Feldman

Meet Heidi Feldman, a farmer who harvests delicious sea salt from Vineyard waters. Learn how salt crystals are extracted from sea water, an age-old trade in...

Climate Solutions #3: 100% Renewable MV

Rob Hannemann, chair of the Vineyard Sustainable Energy Committee (a group comprised of representatives from all the towns’ energy committees), will speak...

Adult Crafts

Etch glass ornament and vases or your own glassware. For ages 12 and above. Sponsored by The Friends of the Vineyard Haven Public Library.

Christmas in Edgartown: Wine Tasting

Annual wine and cheese tastings with 15% off featured wines.

Girls Varsity Basketball

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

Painting by Jack Yuen | Camo Buck, acrylic on canvas, 30 x 20"

Paintings by Marie-Louise Rouff, Jack Yuen, Billy Hoff, Beth Parker and others. One-off photo prints by Allen Look. New mixed media on paper by Rob Hauck....

Rock Concert for Kids: The Pinkletinks

The library will host a rock concert for kids and families featuring The Pinkletinks. The musicians will be performing a set of classic children's songs in a...

The Nutcracker and the Mouse King Ballet

A delightful "filmed live" adaptation of Tchaikovsky's holiday favorite performed by the Dutch National Ballet. The company is led by international stars...

Christmas in Edgartown: Minnesingers Concert

The Island’s premier high school choral group, the MVRHS Minnesingers, performs a concert of seasonal favorites at the magnificent Old Whaling Church. A...

Artist's Reception: Allen Green

Art photographs on exhibit and for sale by Allen Green - Our Natural World...A Closer Look.

Christmas in Edgartown: Donaroma's Joy to the World

Enjoy a magical stroll through the lights and decor of the season. Donations benefit the Martha’s Vineyard Boys & Girls Club.

Christmas in Edgartown: Mytoi Illumination

Experince our Japanese-inspired garden in a new - or many- light(s). Stroll the illuminated tranquility of Mytoi after-dark, warm yourself by the fire, and...

Christmas in Edgartown: Ugly Sweater Patio Party

Trim the tree and sip hot toddies by the fire pit, jump in our festive photo booth and wear your best Ugly Holiday Sweater for the chance to win fun prizes.

Crosslands Annual Christmas Displays

Crosslands annual Christmas displays and light/music show. Tune to 88.5 FM Friday through Sunday from 5 to 8 p.m. for a combo show.

Glow Bowling

Join us for fun under the black lights. 21+ after 9 p.m.

Holiday Dinner

During Chirstmas In Edgartown, Bettini Restaurant is offering a prix-fixe dinner along with the regular dinner menu.

Fundraising Dinner: MV Teddy Bear Suite

Woods and MV Teddy Bear Suite have teamed up to raise money for the Boys & Girls Club program - Healthy Happy Happy Kids - by hosting a fundraising dinner....

Art Opening: Daniel Cooney

Get ready to usher in the Roaring 2020s with the exciting art of Daniel Cooney. A passionate teacher and illustrator, Mr. Cooney is currently working on the...

Concert: Kemp Harris

Singer, composer, pianist, actor and entertainer, we welcome Kemp Harris back and the grand piano.

Holiday Party

Christmas music with Rosie Guerin and Sean McMahon at 7 p.m. followed by DJ Ricky Prime and DJ AP at 10 p.m. Food by The GOOD Farm. Raising funds for the...

Sunday, December 15

Christmas in Edgartown

Christmas in Edgartown is a weekend festival you don’t want to miss. Every year through the various events, Christmas In Edgartown helps raise over $50,000...

Christmas in Edgartown: Cookie Decorating

Every cookie (masterpiece) created gets the FUEL Program closer to launching an amazing curriculum that will show learners how to engage with the world in...

Christmas in Edgartown: Window Decorating Contest

Deck the halls and trim the trees, but don’t forget about Edgartown’s store front windows. Visit Edgartown is excited to share the 1st annual Window...

Barre

Combines pilates, yoga, and ballet to give you beautiful, sculpted, lean muscles-without the impact and injuries dancers endure.

Santa at the Light

Over the dunes and through the cedars to the lighthouse you will go. Celebrate the season with a festive refuge ride and hot chocolate with Santa at the...