Events

March 15 - 21, 2019

Friday, March 15

Discovery Fridays

Read, discover and explore with the MV Family Center.

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.

Daffodil Time

All proceeds from the sale will help the MV Cancer Support Group provide temporary and emergency financial assistance to year-round Island cancer patients...

Bagpipe Demonstration

Edgartown's chief of police, Bruce McNamee, will introduce his audience to this wonderful, historic instrument.

Learning Lab

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

After School Knitting

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

Friday Afternoon French

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

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.

Glow Yoga for Tweens & Teens

With One Love Yoga instructor Emily LaPierre. This special yoga workshop includes all fun things that glow. Ages 9 to 17. Sign up required.

Tech Help: Computers, eBooks & Social Media

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

Library Mini Golf for Teens

Buy tickets at the library. Includes raffle ticket for exciting prizes.

Community Supper

We are looking forward to seeing our Vineyard friends as we begin this 2019 winter season weekly community suppers. Hearty meals have a different tempting...

Friday Night Magic

Join us as we play the collectible card game Magic: The Gathering, on the first and third Fridays of the month.

Library Mini Golf for Adults

Buy tickets at the library. Includes raffle ticket for exciting prizes.

Fun-Raiser: Ponte Family

As many of you are aware, Erica Ponte and her family have been waging a war against cancer for almost a year now, on the heels of Kenny's diabetes-related...

Houses of Grace Island Winter Shelter

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

Imagined Gardens & Landscapes: A Multi-Environmental Arts Evening

Featuring visionary designs, innovatve ideas and visual arts by farmers, gardeners, holistic health practitioners/clinical herbalists and visual artists who...

Wicked Good Musical Revue

A delightful evening of music and song presented by some of the Vineyard's best performers. Audiences return to the Playhouse time and time again to brighten...

Live Music: Philly D + The Round-Up

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

Gaelic vs. Garlic Interactive Stand Up

Corned beef vs. Capicola? Guiness vs. Chianti? Irish and Italian comedians battle it out in this hysterical night of stand up and audience interactive...

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...

Live Music: Crooked Coast

Equal doses of indie rock riffs, reggae rhythms, hip hop flows and pop melodies create something both original and familiar - Crooked Coast has distilled...

Saturday, March 16

Ace MV: ServSafe Food Handling Certification

Get certified to serve food. This two day certification workshop, 4 hours each day, is convenient for those with busy schedules. Successful completion of...

Daffodil Time

All proceeds from the sale will help the MV Cancer Support Group provide temporary and emergency financial assistance to year-round Island cancer patients...

Daffodil Time

All proceeds from the sale will help the MV Cancer Support Group provide temporary and emergency financial assistance to year-round Island cancer patients...

Daffodil Time

All proceeds from the sale will help the MV Cancer Support Group provide temporary and emergency financial assistance to year-round Island cancer patients...

Sing into Spring

Join songwriter and music teacher Dawna Hammers in a fun-filled "Circle of Sound" music circle for toddlers and preschoolers. Please RSVP to...

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...

Library Mini Golf for Families

Buy tickets at the library. Includes raffle ticket for exciting prizes.

Printmaking Workshops

Come explore printmaking at Featherstone with Fae Kontje-Gibbs during these two day weekend workshops, suitable for beginner to advanced artists. Our studio...

Saturday Youth Winter Series

Sassafras’ Saturday Youth program is an ongoing outdoor program during the school year for ages 6 and up. We spend the day outside, finding nature’s...

Seed Starting Workshop

Join us for this annual workshop on getting your own seeds started. We'll discuss: plant hardiness zones and gardening on mvplant families and their...

Tech Help Drop-In

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

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.

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...

Silly Story Time

Come in on Saturday mornings for our silly story hour and a chance for toddlers to get those wiggles out. We will read silly stories that encourage play and...

Stories & Songs

Come for stories and songs with Rizwan.

Kids Craft

Create a lucky clover with your hand print.

St. Patrick’s Day Parade

The luck of the Irish is returning to Martha’s Vineyard, starting with the eighth annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade. Participants are encouraged to gather at...

All-Ages Chess

All ages, all levels chess. Will include untimed chess, timed chess, speed chess, and blitz chess.

Death Café

Hosted by Heather Massey, facilitator and co-founder of Massachusetts’ first Death Café. This gathering will provide a comfortable atmosphere in which to...

Lego Club

Build your way into a world of Legos. Drop-in program in the children's room best for ages 5 and above.

Dad & Me

For children ages 0 to 8 years and their adult male caregivers - Dads, Uncles or Grandfathers. Join the dads in the gym for large muscle play.

Edgartown Candidate Forum

Sponsored by the League of Women Voters. This forum will offer an opportunity to hear statements from those running for office and to ask questions on topics...

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...

Family Qigonog: For Health & Wellness

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

Portuguese Story Hour

Join us for stories in Portuguese geared toward preschool children.

Presentation: Returning Cremains to Nature

Naturalist, forester, and inventor Jim Rassman will give a presentation about a new approach to returning cremated remains (aka cremains or ashes) to nature....

Artist's Reception: Sean Roach

Sean Roach presents his series of Painting Meditations. Up through April 4.

Meditative Sound Saturday

Organized by Valerie Sonnenthal. This event will begin in silence. You may lie down, sit down or whatever works for you. Bring whatever you need to nestle...

Community Supper

All are welcome for a free hot and delicious meal, prepared by one of our Island chefs. Community suppers are available every night of the week at a...

Corned-Beef & Cabbage Dinner

St. Patrick's Day corned-beef and cabbage dinner.

Movement, Meditation & Writing Workshop

Movement, Meditation & Writing Workshop with Talia, focusing on self inquiry and exploration. In this 2 hour workshop we will begin by doing some simple...

Spring Fling

Fabulously Fun St. Patricks Day weekend event featuring JellyboneRivers and the Maniacs of the Heart along with the Space Invaders. Opportunity to bid on...

Houses of Grace Island Winter Shelter

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

Rosie's Ritzy Revue

Rose Guerin leads an incredible show with special guests.

Wicked Good Musical Revue

A delightful evening of music and song presented by some of the Vineyard's best performers. Audiences return to the Playhouse time and time again to brighten...

Glow Bowling

Lights low, music high. Join us for glow bowling every Saturday night with DJ AP.

Sunday, March 17

Open Meditation

Come meditate with us. All are welcome.

Printmaking Workshops

Come explore printmaking at Featherstone with Fae Kontje-Gibbs during these two day weekend workshops, suitable for beginner to advanced artists. Our studio...

Sunday Worship

Sharing Memories, Deepening Awareness - Lindsey Lee. Anthropologists and historians have long regarded individual oral testimonies to be a key factor in...

Sourdough Mixing, Proofing & Shaping

Nina Levin revisits us leading the 2nd workshop, mixing, proofing and shaping those sourdough loaves.

Community Luncheon

In the event of snow, if the roads are closed, so are we. The meal consists of a salad, a serving of lasagna, garlic bread, beverage, and something for...

Amp Jams

A chance to check out the space, hang out with awesome local artists, jam with friends and foes, or just chill, talk shop and admire our nifty stage and...

Drop-In Poetry

We read and discuss two or more poems from classic and contemporary poets, and then use those poems and models for in-class writing exercises. These sessions...

Wicked Good Musical Revue

A delightful evening of music and song presented by some of the Vineyard's best performers. Audiences return to the Playhouse time and time again to brighten...

Community Dreamwork Circle

Facilitated by Jennie Isbell Shinn. Gather 'round in this once-monthly circle to explore the wisdom of our nighttime dreams. Be part of a community of Island...

Panel: Recycling Demystified on the Vineyard

A panel presentation about the ins and outs of recycling on the Vineyard. Representatives from Bruno’s MV, the Massachusetts Department of Environmental...

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.

Mindfulness Meditation

This series will be much more than just sitting in silence, annoyed and confused as to whether you are meditating or not. Jackson Van Raan will lead guided...

Journal You

Group journaling promotes unique personal experiences in coexistence with others. It is a way to tune in and meet yourself where you are, while being...

Ballroom Dance

Come learn how to dance. All are welcome.

Celebration of St. Patrick & Irish Culture

A celebration of all things Irish including the beautiful singing of Molly Conole, live music, traditional Irish soda bread and scones, and a glass of...

Houses of Grace Island Winter Shelter

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

Monday, March 18

Ace MV: Class B Commercial Drivers License

Each student will receive 20 hours of training, which will take place over a 5-day period. This 20-hour program will be broken into 4-hour sessions per day....

Yoga

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

Art Exhibit: Jack Ryan

Come see New York City through the eyes of Jack Ryan, a big Apple native, whose extraordinary pen and ink drawings will be exhibited Feb. 4 to March 31,...

Preschool Art Program

Featherstone's Preschool Art Series is a weekly art class designed to provide preschoolers a creative environment where they are encouraged to discover and...

ECOA Art Club

March 4 - Collaging with Deirdre DeCarion March 11 - Drawing Wildlife with Victoria March 18 - Class with Meris Keating March 25 - Collaging with...

Play with Me Playgroup

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

Still Life

Monitored by Liz Taft, this non instructional class is set up to be a bit like Plein Air - a limited time to work and to capture the light of the day. Liz...

Pickleball

Pickleball at the Boys and Girls Club except when school is not in session. Beginners and experienced players alike are welcome.

Pre-School Storycraft Storytime

Best suited for ages 3 and above. Storytime will start with stories being read and will end with a short craft.

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 Exhibit: Feathers and Stones

Feathers and Stones featuring local artists. Open daily noon to 4 p.m. Show runs through March 31.

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).

Hockey Instructionals

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

Music Outreach

Children, adults and the elderly residing at Windermere Nursing & Rehabilitation Center are brought together through shared music making. The approach...

Tech Help: Computers, eBooks & Social Media

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

Community Supper

Serves salad, entree, vegetables and dessert.

Throwing Pots

This intermediate/advanced class with Frank Creney is for those who can already throw on the wheel but want to learn new shapes and how to work larger. Each...

Houses of Grace Island Winter Shelter

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

Jazz Film Screening

MVY Radio's Dave Kish will screen a jazz documentary with a discussion to follow. Refreshments will be served.

Monday Night at the Movies

The Pink Panther, (1963). Directed by Blake Edwards, with Peter Sellars, David Niven, Robert Wagner, Capucine.

Board Game Night

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

Tuesday, March 19

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...

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....

Swim with Me

Bring a towel, swim cap and grown up family member. Parent/guardian must accompany child in the pool. Please note children who are not yet toilet trained are...

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...

Pickleball

Pickleball at the Boys and Girls Club except when school is not in session. Beginners and experienced players alike are welcome.

Stories & Songs

Come for stories and songs with Rizwan.

Tumble Time Storytime

There will be a traditional storytime and tumble time on all of our soft blocks and large tunnel. Best suited for ages 3 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...

Adventures in Slow Cooking

Dust off your slow cooker and learn the easy way to prepare world cuisine. This month's crockpot recipe is the classic Chicken Blanquette, a chicken stew as...

MV Garden Club Meeting

Pruning: The Shape of Things to Come with Ian Jochems, Horticulturist/Arborist at Polly Hill Arboretum.

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.

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...

Learning Lab

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

Lectio Divina: Devotional Reading of Scripture

Lectio Divina, divine reading, is a practice intended to cultivate our listening to God that involves a meditative reading of small portions of scripture...

Music Outreach

Children, adults and the elderly residing at Windermere Nursing & Rehabilitation Center are brought together through shared music making. The approach...

Radio Games

Radio Games with Laurel Redington of MVY Radio is a new after-school program created to engage our middle schoolers with each other and learn to communicate...

Tech Help: Computers, eBooks & Social Media

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

After School Club

Drop in after school for reading, crafts, and games.

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...

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,...

Bike & Pedestrian Planning Outreach Meeting

Learn about plans to improve walking and biking conditions across the Island and how to be involved.

Ace MV: Excel I for Beginners

Hands-on course gives you a solid understanding of Excel. Learn to navigate through a workbook, enter data, create basic formulas, explore formatting and...

Earring Party

Round up some girlfriends and head on over to Stefanie Wolf's jewelry studio for an evening of jewelry-making, engaging chit chat, shopping and wine. Design...

Knit Nights

All levels welcome. Bring a project-in-progress or some needles and yarn if you're just getting started (we'll have some to share.) And check out the...

Live Jazz Music

With Jeremy Berlin and Eric Johnson.

Pizza Night

Pizza plus company. All welcome. All ages.

English Conversation Circle

Join this multi-lingual group as we explore everyday English words and local culture. Any level of English speaker and speakers of all languages are...

Film Talk: Camera Movement

Go back to school with our very own Bob Dutton. Join us for a 30 minute film class followed by a screening of delightful (and relevant) films.

Houses of Grace Island Winter Shelter

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

Learning Fly Tying Techniques

With Cooper Gilkes from Coop's Bait & Tackle Shop and head chair of our MV R&G Club Fly Rod Striped Bass Catch & Release Tournament. Seats are open to first...

RTZ Trivia

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

Talk: Quilts, Coverlets and the American Experience

Pamela A. Parmal, Curator of Textile and Fashion Arts at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, will introduce an exhibition planned for 2020 that will feature...

Writers Read: Annual Readings by Group Members

This weeks Tuesday Writing & Poetry series features an annual dedicated evening of readings by Niki Patton's writing group ~ Writers Read. Writers Read is...

Karaoke

Hosted by none other than Johnny Showtime.

Wednesday, March 20

Play Readers: Science

February dramatic reading presentations. Theme is Science, by the PHL Play Readers.

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

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

Coffee Time

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

Open House: Vineyard Montessori School & Summer Camp

Vineyard Montessori School invites you to drop-in and meet the Head of School and learn about our engaging academic program and our new summer camp. Ages:...

Alphabits Storytime

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

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.

Classical Music is for You!

Weekly class led by David Rhoderick. This is a beginner series devoted to the appreciation of classical music — no previous knowledge required, just a desire...

Nursery School Naturalist

Join Felix Neck's naturalist Liz Dengenis while we look for signs of winter. Watch the season unfold at the Edgartown Library as we experience the quieter...

Pickleball

Pickleball at the Boys and Girls Club except when school is not in session. Beginners and experienced players alike are 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...

Ukulele Players

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

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...

Solder & Bezel Set a Sea Glass Pendant

In one 3 hour class with Cecilia Minnehan you will create and complete a beautiful custom pendant. Bring your own sea glass or pick from our collection (if...

Acupuncture Clinic for PTSD or Trauma

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

After School Crafts

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

After School Program

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

Art Explorers

As Featherstone art explorers, children will be encouraged to not only observe the world around them, but also have the freedom to create and color their own...

Chair Yoga Class

This gentle yoga practice while seated will include movement, breath training and meditation. All levels of experience are welcome. Taught by veteran yoga...

Learning Lab

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

Young Adult Book Group

This month's book for discussion, led by Morgan, is In Real Life, a graphic novel. From acclaimed teen author Cory Doctorow and rising star cartoonist Jen...

Build Club

Celebrate the Equinox by making a tiny terrarium. Best for kids ages 8 and above.

Tech Help: Computers, eBooks & Social Media

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

Library Book Group

The group will meet to discuss Lisa Halliday's book, Asymmetry.

MV Children's Chorus Rehearsals

Martha's Vineyard Children's Chorus is now registering for our spring 2019 semester. Concert will be held on June 1 at the Union Chapel in Oak Bluffs.

Field Recording & Composition

Dean Rosenthal, an internationally active composer who lives on Martha’s Vineyard, will speak about field recordings and experimental music of his own and...

MV Mediation Drop In

We Can Work It Out - Evening hours at MV Mediation Program. Drop in to learn more about resolving conflicts through mediation, conflict resolution and...

Community Supper

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

Conscious Cooking on a Budget

Join Oyster MV and IGI food educator Gabrielle Chronister for a 4-part cooking workshop featuring wallet-friendly, plant-based and eco-conscious tricks for...

Travels with a Plantsman

Join PHA Executive Director Tim Boland for a look back at his expeditions in 2018 to the some of the most magnificent spots in the United States, including...

Dinner Lecture Series

Gary and Kristina Kinsman Maynard will present a slide show and talk about their life on the Vineyard Haven waterfront and beyond. Both grew up on the harbor...

Hand Building

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

Ace MV: Accounting - Quickbooks, PC Version

This hands-on, entry-level course uses a sample company file created by Intuit. Students will learn tangible skills: (1) Basic Accounting Terminology and...

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...

Houses of Grace Island Winter Shelter

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

Join the Cult: A Film Series

Hard to categorize (a fantasy/romance/comedy/adventure fairy tale?) The Princess Bride (US, 1987) was well-received by critics when first released but saw...

West Tisbury Candidate Forum

Sponsored by the League of Women Voters. This forum will offer an opportunity to hear statements from those running for office and to ask questions on topics...

Science on Screen: Science Fair

With special guest Kashfia Rahman. Hailed by critics as “immensely likeable,” “brilliant and quirky” and an “ode to the teenage science geeks on whom our...

Star Gazing Evening

Celebrate the first night of spring with an evening of guided stargazing led by Mark Lovewell. Meet at the grounds of the Aquinnah Cultural Center. Park at...

Live Music: Johnny Hoy and the Bluefish

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

Thursday, March 21

Bezel Making - Intermediate Soldering

This intermediate/advanced class with Cecilia Minnehan is for those who already know how to solder but want to learn different ways to make a bezel and how...

AARP Tax Aid Program

Volunteers, certified and trained under the AARP Tax Aide Program, will again offer free income tax preparation assistance for taxpayers, with special...

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.

Baby's First Year

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

Hike with Me

Join the MV Family Center for Hike with Me. Each month, the MV Family Center invites families to explore different Island locations and get outside. This...

Pickleball

Pickleball at the Boys and Girls Club except when school is not in session. Beginners and experienced players alike are welcome.

Story Time

All this March we celebrate the wonderful stories of Dr. Seuss.

Book Babies

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

Story Time

Toddlers and preschoolers and their caregivers are invited to join Talia for a fun story time. Books, songs, puppets and more.

Think-Peace! Meet-Up

Think-Peace! Manifesting Peace on Earth. The goal of Think Peace! is to generate collective positive thought and action, to focus humanity on our future of...

Open Printmaking Studio

Studio time for independent projects in the Printmaking Studio with Fae Kontje-Gibbs.

Dine to Donate

Benefiting Martha’s Vineyard Playhouse. 20% of pre-tax proceeds will go directly to the Playhouse. Must present Dine to Donate coupon ticket to...

VHPL Book Club

Come enjoy a lively discussion in a casual atmosphere. Monthly book selections are available at the circulation desk, and everyone is invited to join us....

Drawing Group

Drawing can be a deeply relaxing activity. Participants will practice enjoying the process and trusting their own vision. We will be exploring and acquiring...

 Library Book Group

Join a lively discussion of the book A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman.

After School Gaming

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

Learning Lab

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

Pen and Paper: Teen Writing Group

Young adults ages 12 to 18 can drop in on this writing group. Each week will feature a new writing exercise, discussion topic or opportunity to share some...

Kids Crafts

Best suited for ages 5 and above. Please contact the library for craft, or visit our website or Facebook page.

Tech Help: Computers, eBooks & Social Media

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

Amp Jams

A chance to check out the space, hang out with awesome local artists, jam with friends and foes, or just chill, talk shop and admire our nifty stage and...

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...

Constellation Earrings

Make your own version of these starry, night sky earrings with Elysha Roberts from Elysha Joy Metals.

Dine to Donate

The Wharf Pub in Edgartown is donating a percentage of all food purchases to benefit the Friends of Edgartown Library. The "Friends" support the library's...

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.

MBL Science Before Supper - How to Make an Octopus: Lessons from the Genome

How to Make an Octopus: Lessons from the Genome with Carrie Albertin, Hibbitt Fellow, MBL. Octopuses are fantastically weird animals: they have flexible,...

MVFF: Children of Bal Ashram

Discussion to follow with director and producer Len Morris, co-producers Georgia Morris and Petra Lent, and editor Chris Mara. At Bal Ashram, a refuge in...

Winter Thirsty Thursdays

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

Art Party: Tote that Tee [Shirt]

Don’t know what to do with all those giveaway logo shirts? Anna Marie’s got your back. Learn how to upcycle and walk away with a spiffy new tote. No need to...

Build Your Own Brand Workshop

Topics are different each week. March 7: Defining Your Brand March 14: Marketing Your Brand March 21: Building Web Content and Presence March 28: Social...

MV Modern Quilt Guild

Open studio quilting. All levels of quilters are welcome.

Open Meditation

Come meditate with us. All are welcome.

Public Affairs Discussion Group

Moderated discussions will cover domestic and foreign affairs topics. Jan. 17: Economic, Budget & Tax Policies vs Economy-Benefits-Jobs Feb. 21: Electoral...

Ace MV: Cake Decorating

Learn how to pipe frosting like a pro. Borders, stars, shells, rosettes and basket-weave. Take home the tricks of the trade, along with your own decorated...

Winter Art Workshops

This winter, bring your art supplies and join artist Elizabeth Whelan for free evenings of drawing and painting. Each session Ms. Whelan will set up two...

Houses of Grace Island Winter Shelter

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

MVFF: The Biggest Little Farm

Discussion to follow (via Skype) with director and film subject John Chester. What do you do when your barking dog gets you evicted from your apartment?...

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.

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...

March 15 - 21, 2019