Events

March 9 - 15, 2019

Tuesday, March 12

Saturday, March 9

Winter 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,...

Shelter Management Training

The American Red Cross is the leader in sheltering systems. Participants in this all day training will learn operations and management of a community...

Winter Beach Safari

Join us on an oversand adventure as we explore the winter landscape of Norton Point, Wasque and Cape Pogue Wildlife Refuge. Learn about the natural history...

Winter Beach Safari

Join us on an oversand adventure as we explore the winter landscape of Norton Point, Wasque and Cape Pogue Wildlife Refuge. Learn about the natural history...

Monday, March 11

Plastic Bottle Discussion

Plastic Free MV students will host a public forum to discuss the plastic bottle bylaw.

Monday Night at the Movies

The Odd Couple, (1968). Directed by Gene Saks, with Jack Lemmon and Walter Matthau.

Wednesday, March 13

Grand Opening: Martha's Vineyard Museum

The Martha's Vineyard Museum opens today at its new location in Vineyard Haven, the site of the former Marine Hospital. Six new exhibits will be featured as...

Build Club

Make your own awesome marble paper. Best for kids ages 8 and above.

Luce Play Readers: Lost in Yonkers

The Peter H. Luce Play Readers present a reading of Lost in Yonkers, a memory play is set in Yonkers in 1942 by America’s great comic playwright, Neil Simon....

Sunday, March 10

Ballroom Dance

Come learn how to dance. All are welcome.

Saturday, March 9

MV Dems Monthly Meeting

A discussion of smart climate change reduction policies, including carbon pricing, featuring four panelists from the South Shore & Cape Citizens Climate Lobby.

LFOB Book Drive

Your book donations help support the Library Friends, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. All book donations are tax deductible (form available on request)....

Kids Craft

Create a weird face collage using magazine elements.

Chowder & a Chat: Beth Wike

We've invited rotating guests from different organizations in the community to spend lunchtime in the library. And there's chowder! Join us for this informal...

Try Hockey

This event is designed to provide kids, between the ages of 4 to 9, a completely free experience to try youth hockey. A limited amount of equipment is...

Volunteer Appreciation Day

We love our volunteers. Join us to say thank you to all our wonderful volunteers. Bring a dish to share.

Restorative Yoga & Crystal Meditation Workshop

Group workshop with Jeanie Hay Sternbach, E-RYT. There is magic when people gather with the shared intention of healing. There is power in the act of...

Winter Tree ID: No Leaves, No Problem

Fewer than three dozen types of trees are native to Martha’s Vineyard. Can you identify all of them…in winter? Join PHA Horticulturist/Arborist Ian Jochems...

Wire Work Fundamentals

In this two hour class, taught by Sarah K Young of Vineyard Sky Bead Design you’ll learn some simple wire working techniques. Turn your beach finds - sea...

Dames in Action: A Film Series

Juicy psychological drama with a tight script and excellent performances by Dame Judi Dench and Cate Blanchett. Directed by Richard Eyre. (UK, 2006). This...

Screening: Alice's Ordinary People

With filmmaker Craig Dudnick. Alice Tregay's story: Ordinary people effecting extraordinary change for human rights. Five decades of fearless activism and...

Adult Crafts

Use zippers and wires to make unique jewelry. For ages 12 and above. Sponsored by The Friends of the Vineyard Haven Public Library.

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...

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...

Police vs. Fire Hockey Game

Third annual Police vs. Fire hockey game, this year to benefit the Island Autism Group. Touch-a-Truck starts at 4 p.m. Meet & greet with the players at 4:30...

Evening Wellness Workshop

With Stacey Forend, health and wellness coach, head of MindBodySpirit with Stacey, and YOTV 200hr yoga teacher. Establishing an evening wellness routine...

Winter Yard: Bridgman|Packer Dance

Myrna Packer and Art Bridgman, artistic directors of Bridgman|Packer Dance, are Guggenheim Fellows and 2017 NY Dance and Performance Award recipients (The...

Sunday, March 10

VCS Winter Walk: Featherstone

Join VCS and Featherstone Center for the Arts for a collaborative winter walk and nature-inspired creative expression. We have planned out two walks on the...

First Sunday of Lent

Join us at the Federated Church Meetinghouse.

Sunday Worship

This I Believe II - Jennifer Knight, with members of the community. As UUs at the UUSMV, we share common principles and a mission to foster community action...

Bolshoi Ballet: The Sleeping Beauty

On her sixteenth birthday, Princess Aurora falls under the curse of the Evil Fairy Carabosse and into a deep slumber lasting one hundred years. Only the kiss...

Empowered Mamas Live Life on Fire Creative Retreat

Join an intimate group of women for an afternoon of creative nourishment and inspiration. What does matters most to you? Together, we will use conscious...

Opera Club

Robert Lepage's stunning production of Wagner's Das Rheingold, the first of the four operas known as "The Ring of the Nibelung." With Bryn Terfel as Wotan,...

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.

Second Sunday Jazz Concert

Come to the library for a live jazz performance featuring the Jeremy Berlin Trio. Refreshments served.

Opening Reception: Feathers and Stones

Please join us for the opening reception of Feathers and Stones featuring local artists. Refreshments served. Show runs daily noon to 4 p.m. through March 31.

Monday, March 11

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...

Pickleball

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

Art Exhibit: Feathers and Stones

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

Cape Light Compact Presentation

This presentation by Cape Light Compact will cover offerings for home owners including rebates and incentives, no-cost Home Energy Assessment, and 100%...

Amigos

Join the MV Family Center for an hour of child playtime and friendly parent-conversation. Themes will include: Literacy and languageUnderstanding...

Tuesday, March 12

Toddler Art Program

Set in a small art room environment with art exploration tables and painting easels. Caregivers are required to stay and encouraged to be present in the art...

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...

Mindfulness & Wellness Presentation

With Lila Fischer. Practice meditation and learn how mindfulness/meditation benefits our health, mindfulness techniques, and goal setting strategies....

Chopped for Charity

MVRHS Project Vine presents Chopped for Charity to benefit the Island Food Pantry. Four teams, three courses, two champions, one great cause.

Lenten Series

Join us for this Lenten program around the practices of Turn, Learn, Pray, Worship, Bless, Go, Rest. Gather for a simple soup supper and discussion Tuesday...

Drawing Bootcamp for Artists

This class with Steve Engley is designed for people who have experience or training in drawing or other visual arts. Brave beginners greatly benefit from...

Ace MV: Driving Success with Business Communication

Business Communication is a practical course that addresses the nuances between internal and external communication.The course will cover the most commonly...

Name That Tune

Join us for a grown-up party game based on the classic TV show, Name That Tune, where guests are challenged to name songs with just a little information and...

Tuesday Writing & Poetry Series: Lara O'Brien Writers Workshop Readings

This week's Tuesday Writing & Poetry evening features a special evening of readings by writers who have attended a Writing Workshop led by author,...

Wednesday, March 13

Play Readers: Science

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

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.

Open House: WMVY Radio

Refreshments, meet and greets with your favorite DJ’s and take a tour of the station.

Soldering Wire Wrapped Earrings

In this introductory class with Cecilia Minnehan, you will learn to how to solder, anneal, dap and wire wrap to create hanging earrings. We will use a...

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...

Shamrock Shakes

Celebrate St. Patrick with a tasty, healthy snack with the Farm Institute.

Sign Language Learning & Practice Circle

Facilitated by Lynn Thorp. Meets four winter Wednesdays. This series provides a means for learning, practicing, and experiencing Pidgin Signed English as a...

Pub Night

Mindy Todd will emcee as we test your WCAI knowledge. Have a drink, enjoy complimentary appetizers, and mingle with WCAI listeners and staff, and friends of...

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...

The Missing Priority: Emotional Intelligence

Parent education workshop on Emotional Intelligence presented by Jeanine Fitzgerald. Research shows convincingly that Emotional Intelligence (EQ) is more...

Mindful Business-ing: Yoga Practices in Our Work Life

Led by Sherry Sidoti. Learn how to apply the Yamas (restraints) and Niyamas (suggested practices) outlined the yoga teachings into your business dealings and...

Town Listening Forum on Short-Term Rental Tax

Legislation passed last year by Massachusetts lawmakers extends state and local occupancy taxes now paid by hotels and motels to short-term rental...

Great Art on Screen: Caravaggio

Take an immersive journey through the life, works and struggles of the Italian master Michelangelo Merisi di Caravaggio. Roberto Longhi, a Caravaggio expert,...

Thursday, March 14

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...

Move with Me

Join the MV Family Center and Crossfit MV for "Move with Me." This is a free opportunity for your child to move indoors during the colder months.

Sign Language Storytime

Come to a very special pre-school storytime. Nelia will be reading stories aloud and Jill will sign along.

Story Time

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

Story Time

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

Dine to Donate

Come for lunch or dinner and a silent auction, and 20% of your pre-taxed food sales will be donated to the Island Food Pantry. Just show your server the...

Grant Funded Housing Rehabilitation Program Information

Informational session by TRI (The Resource Inc.) on the Community Development Block Grant funding Housing Rehabilitation program for people at or below 80...

Irish Cooking Class

Just in time for St. Patrick's Day: Come learn the art of curing a brisket, and much more to make your holiday meal an authentic hit. Menu Cured Corned...

Movie Screening: Ashes in the Snow

An international bestseller, a #1 New York Times bestseller, and now a major motion picture. Ruta Sepetys’s Between Shades of Gray is now the film Ashes in...

Get to Know BBBS on MV

Get to know Big Brothers Big Sisters on Martha's Vineyard. Learn how you can get involved by being a Big, joining a committee, or even joining the Advisory...

Ace MV: Leadership in a Democracy & My Responsibility

What is a good leader and what characteristics do good leaders possess? This course will review four former U.S. Presidents and their struggles with person...

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...

Dinner & Wine Tasting

Enjoy a special three-course dinner while sampling a selection of pairing wines from Boston Winery. Space is limited, please call us and reserve your spot...

Friday, March 15

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.

Library Mini Golf for Teens

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

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...

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...

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...

Monday, March 11

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.

Thursday, March 14

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...

Saturday, March 9

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...

Tech Help Drop-In

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

Friends of the Library Monthly Meeting

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

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.

All-Ages Chess

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

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.

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...

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...

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...

Glow Bowling

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

Sunday, March 10

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...

Nature Connection for Adults

Are you a teacher, coach, parent, or leader, looking to create meaningful experiences and improve connection with nature, yourself, and others? Nature...

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...

Fiber Folks

Monthly get-together of hand-crafters: spinning, knitting, weaving, crochet, and more. Bring a project to work on. Meets on the second Sunday of each month...

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...

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...

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 11

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...

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...

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.

Island Food Pantry Open

For people coming more than once, please bring a letter of reference, written on letterhead, from clergy, medical staff, health care access or employer...

Learning Lab

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

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.

Womens Fire Circles

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

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...

Writers Read

This event features community members reading short original prose pieces. Fiction and nonfiction readings are welcome. Each reader is allotted eight minutes...

Tuesday, March 12

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....

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.

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).

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...

Open Mic Night

Come be a part of a welcoming Island community of creative artists sharing their craft and connecting through individual and collaborative expression and...

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,...

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...

NAMI Family Support Group

Wherever you are in your journey with family and friends living with mental illness, our support groups will provide you with encouragement, hope, release,...

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...

Wednesday, March 13

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:...

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...

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

For people coming more than once, please bring a letter of reference, written on letterhead, from clergy, medical staff, health care access or employer...

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. 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).

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...

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.

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.

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;...

MV Modern Quilt Guild

Open studio quilting. All levels of quilters are welcome.

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...

Thursday, March 14

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...

Pickleball

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

Book Babies

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

Open Printmaking Studio

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

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...

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.

Saturday, March 9

Island Food Pantry Open

For people coming more than once, please bring a letter of reference, written on letterhead, from clergy, medical staff, health care access or employer...

Thursday, March 14

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...

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...

Open Meditation

Come meditate with us. All are welcome.

Vineyard Committee on Hunger Meeting

Monthly meeting of the Vineyard Committee on Hunger, an educational, advocacy, and fund raising organization. New members welcome.

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...

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...

DJ Mashup

DJs Ricky Prime and AP spin the funkiest beats all night long.

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.

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...

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.

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...

Live Music: Philly D + The Round-Up

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

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...

March 9 - 15, 2019