Books & Poetry Events

April 17 - 23, 2019

Wednesday, April 17

Library Book Group

The group will meet to discuss Joan Silber's book, Improvement.

Author Talk: Andrea Rogers

Local author Andrea Rogers will present her newly released book, My Granma’s Pearl-Handled Dagger. Books will be available for purchase and signing, and...

Thursday, April 18

Oak Bluffs Writers Group

Open to writers of all kinds. No registration necessary, repeat attendance encouraged. Bring something to share.

Story Time

Join us for stories about this season of new beginnings.

Book Babies

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

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....

Aquinnah Book Group

Join us for a lively discussion of Where the Crawdads Sing.

Poetry Cafe

Hosted by Arnie Reisman with guest poets Myles Gordon, Georgia Morris, Susan Puciul and Jill Jupen.

Friday, April 19

Book Talk: Music on Martha's Vineyard

This is a history of Vineyard music through the years with author Thomas Dresser.

Saturday, April 20

Local Poetry Audio Archive Project Drop-in Info and Recording Session

The Chilmark Library will be starting an ongoing audio archiving project to record local poets reading an original poem, with a drop-in recording event on...

Poetry Together: A Reading by Island Poets

Celebrate Poetry Month and the Island’s vibrant community of poets and writers during a special group reading. Featuring works written by renowned poets...

Portuguese Story Hour

Join us for stories in Portuguese geared toward preschool children.

Monday, April 22

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.

Tuesday, April 23

After School Club

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

April 17 - 23, 2019