Events

December 13 - 19, 2019

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...

Teddy Bear Trot 5K & Fun Run

The Martha’s Vineyard Boys & Girls Club, in conjunction with Point B Realty, are happy to be sponsoring the 5th annual Teddy Bear Trot 5K & Fun Run, part of...

Chilmark Holiday Flea Market

Join us for the holiday edition of our famous Summer Flea Market. Items for sale from Vineyard artisans and craftsmen including holiday crafts, jewelry,...

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: 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.

Christmas in Edgartown: Elf On The Shelf

Explore downtown Edgartown with a holiday themed self guided treasure hunt. Fun for all ages, solve the riddles to find your next business location. Once...

Christmas in Edgartown: Pictures with Santa Whale

Come have your picture taken with Santa Whale at vv Edgartown.

Holiday Open House

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

Book Group

Inspired: Slaying Giants, Walking on Water, and Loving the Bible Again by Rachel Held Evans. The last published book written by Rachel Held Evans before her...

Christmas in Edgartown: Haiti Art Sale

PeaceQuilts will have fok art, quilts, bags, unique handmade jewelry and metal art for sale for Christmas. Proceeds benefit women in Haiti who produce...

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,...

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...

Open House: Louisa Gould Gallery

The 13th annual Small Wonders Show is on exhibit. We have over 100 new original artworks from you to choose from. Gallery artists offer specially priced...

Open Studio

See the operations of a hand-bookbindery. Free estimates for restoration of treasured books. Purchase one-of-a-kind journals. Refreshments. 10% of proceeds...

Photos with the Teddy Bears

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

Christmas Party with Santa

Hosted by our Benevolent Committee and the OB Firemans Civic Association. Bring the little ones and your camera for this special one-on-one time with Santa.

Opera Club

Netrebko and Hvorostovsky - Live from Red Square. A screening of the famed 2013 concert when two of the world's greatest opera singers took the outdoor...

Christmas in Edgartown: Book Signing - Casting into the Light

Janet Messineo will sign her book, Casting into the Light: Tales of a Fishing Life.

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: Old Fashioned Carol Sing

There will be a Carol Sing led by Peter R. Boak. Bring your requests. We will have the music for you to sing along. Followed by refreshments.

Climate Cafes: Making the Switch

Gather for a coffee and student-led community conversations about local environmental issues and climate-related topics. Don’t forget to bring your...

Holiday Open House

Featuring Susan Klein, storyteller, with folklore memories of past Christmases. DJ Donald Rose will provide music to begin the holiday season. Door prizes...

Talk: Housing Rehab

Need some repairs to your home? TRI - The Resource Inc, has funding opportunities available to eligible residents to pay for critical home repairs like:...

Holiday Figure Skating Exhibtion

The Martha's Vineyard Figure Skating Club will be holding their annual holiday exhibtion.

Book Talk: Vineyard Voices Three

Linsey Lee, Oral History Curator at the Martha's Vineyard Museum, will discuss her newest book Vineyard Voices Three and will play audio/video vignettes of...

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.

Opera Night

Listen to the world's favorite arias and duets while enjoying the Vineyard's finest Italian cuisine. With Jenny Friedman, soprano; David Behnke, baritone;...

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.

Offerings of Music and Light

Lia Kahler leads Island singers, musicians, dancers and readers in a program to brighten the darker days. Carols, candle lighting and refreshments.

Sunday Worship

Joy, Music and Miracles - Candlelight Service - Reverend Bill Clark. Come and celebrate the joy, music and wonder of this holiday season. The Afterglow...

Holy Rock + Roll Revival

Brothers Sean and Griffin McMahon provide as much music as they do comedic relief on this feel good night. Prepare to be impressed.

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...

Monday, December 16

Interval Cardio

A cardio and strength mixture with surprise interval combinations, for all levels 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...

Mindfulness Meditation

A meditation study group that uses guided meditation, silence and participant sharing to explore the principles and practices of mindfulness. No experience...

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...

Actively Aging

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

Island-Made Holidays

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

Traditional Storytime

Come join us for children's traditional storytime. Come sing songs and listen to stories. Best for ages 3 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.

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...

Beading: The Art of Knotting

Come experiment with beads and learn the art of knotting with Lucinda Sheldon. Techniques taught include choosing appropriate stringing materials, finishing...

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).

Steamship Authority Help Session

The Steamship Authority will hold a help session for those Island residents whose SSA profiles expire this year and who have questions about their renewal....

Martha's Vineyard Children's Chorus Rehearsals

Contact marthasvineyardchildrenschorus@gmail.com with any questions.

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.

Town Hall: Keith Chatinover

Keith Chatinover was elected to the Dukes County Commission in 2018 at just 18 years old, making transparency and accountability a centerpiece of his...

Refuge Recovery

Refuge Recovery is a mindfulness-based addiction recovery community that practices and utilizes Buddhist philosophy as the foundation for the recovery...

Stability Ball & Weights

Using big swiss balls and weights, this class will include balance, toning, and mobility work, and it will strengthen your core, arms, and glutes. With Emily...

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...

Cornhole

Weekly blind draw. We will find you a partner. Registration and practice from 5:45 to 6:20 p.m. Bags fly at 6:30 p.m.

Jazz Film Screening

A film screening and discussion hosted by MVY Radio's Dave Kish. Filmed at Amsterdam's famed Concertgebouw, this concert features the 16-piece Duke...

Town Hall: Keith Chatinover

Keith Chatinover was elected to the Dukes County Commission in 2018 at just 18 years old, making transparency and accountability a centerpiece of his...

Monday Night at the Movies

December's theme is The Holidays. This week's film is Holiday Affair, directed by Don Hartman, with Robert Mitchum and Janet Leigh.

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.

Reflections of Peace Christmas Concert

Special evening filled with Christmas music. 100% of proceeds donated to Hospice of Martha's Vineyard.

Tuesday, December 17

Zumba

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

Pilates

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

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....

Art in the Stacks: Phyllis Dunn

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

Island-Made Holidays

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

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.

Adult Community Dance Class

Move and groove with The Yard. The Yard’s Director of Island Programs and Education, Jesse Keller Jason, makes every(body) feel comfortable in this dance...

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 us for children's traditional storytime. Come sing songs and listen to stories. Best for ages 3 and up.

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

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...

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...

Book Group

Inspired: Slaying Giants, Walking on Water, and Loving the Bible Again by Rachel Held Evans. The last published book written by Rachel Held Evans before her...

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...

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.

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...

Centering Prayer

Centering Prayer is a classic, wise and time-proven way of being drawn into a relationship with God. Participants learn to develop an appreciation of the...

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.

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).

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...

After School Club

Read, play and finish homework with friends.