Kids Events

March 19 - 25, 2019

Tuesday, March 19

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...

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...

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 a new after-school program created to engage our middle schoolers with each other and learn to communicate...

After School Club

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

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,...

Wednesday, March 20

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...

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.

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...

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...

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.

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.

Thursday, March 21

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...

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.

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.

Friday, March 22

Discovery Fridays

Read, discover and explore with the MV Family Center.

Toddler Time

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

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.

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.

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...

Teen Trivia

Form teams of 2 to 5 people and get ready for several rounds of trivia and mini games. Teens ages 12 to 18.

MVFF: The Big Bad Fox and Other Tales

From the creators of the Oscar-nominated Ernest & Celestine comes another hilarious, heartwarming tale of animal misfits: a fox who mothers a brood of...

Saturday, March 23

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

Make a sparkly painting with glue, salt and watercolors.

SOLD OUT - Filmmaking Workshop: Shooting From the Hip

Students from the Island elementary schools have written a story together. We now have the challenge of making it into a movie. Kids ages 6 to 10 will work...

Lego Club

The library will be hosting its monthly Lego Club for all ages. Various sizes of Legos will be provided to suit various age groups.

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.

Filmmaking Workshop: Filming on the Fly

Join a crew of professionals from New York for fast-paced moviemaking. We will write a script, shoot, and perform in a short film inspired by a story that...

Portuguese Story Hour

Join us for stories in Portuguese geared toward preschool children.

MVFF: Up to the Challenge

Join the incredible adventures of the brave young people making courageous choices in these films. In a comical fantasy, two kids find a way to send messages...

Sunday, March 24

MVFF: Big Questions

What if you were in charge of making the sun rise every morning? What if the world were made of wool? What if you wanted to be a pilot but were afraid of...

SOLD OUT - Filmmaking Workshop: The Finishing Touches

After the film shoot, see how the magic is made. Work with professional editors from MVFF Productions as we piece together all footage from the day before....

Barn Buddies

The Family Center will provide trikes, bikes, scooters, balls and other toys to promote active play. This is a great time to connect with other families too.

Author Talk: Jacquie Renear & Emily Keith

Join us for a book talk with local author Jacquie Renear and illustrator Emily Keith. Ms. Renear and Ms. Keith will present their newly released children’s...

Monday, March 25

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...

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...

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.

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...

March 19 - 25, 2019