Kids Events

April 17 - 23, 2019

Wednesday, April 17

Spring into Nature

Join the Martha’s Vineyard Environmental Educators Alliance during your school vacation week to explore different Island properties, learn about wildlife,...

Hockey Clinic

Cape Cod Hockey will be hosting a spring clinic for ages 7 to 14. Brush up on skill fundamentals, game situation breakdowns and have some fun. Email...

Learn with Me

With the MV Family Center. Parent-child community activity.

Nature Scavenger Hunt

Children can pick up a nature brochure at the children's desk, find 10 of the items around the Island, then visit us again when they're done.

Spring into Long Point

Celebrate the onset of Spring this April Vacation with The Trustees at Long Point Wildlife Refuge visitor center. Drop in for free activities and crafts -...

 Drop-in Family & Tween/Teen Crafts

Join us each weekday of the April Break for crafts. There will be a family craft in the Children's Room and a tween/teen craft in the Young Adult Room. A...

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.

Family & Teen Movie Screenings

Each weekday of the April break, there will be a family movie in the Community Room and a teen movie in the Young Adult Room. Popcorn served. Please contact...

Children's Movie

Velcro the Sloth. Best for ages 8 and above.

Open Tabletop Gaming & Legos

Come play a variety of board games in the meeting room and with Legos in the Children's room.

Pony Camp

Is there any better way to spend vacation than surrounded by ponies? Join us for one day or all four and enjoy riding, activities, learning and more.

Spring Break Crafts & Movies

Watch Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald while making your own "magic" wands.

Wii Dance

Join Allyson on the “dance” floor as we move around and get in some fun exercise. All ages welcome.

CANCELLED - Little Lamb Nursery

Join us in our nursery as welcome our newest members of the FARM – newborn lambs. Please note that we are open to the public from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m....

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, April 18

Spring into Nature

Join the Martha’s Vineyard Environmental Educators Alliance during your school vacation week to explore different Island properties, learn about wildlife,...

Nature Scavenger Hunt

Children can pick up a nature brochure at the children's desk, find 10 of the items around the Island, then visit us again when they're done.

 Drop-in Family & Tween/Teen Crafts

Join us each weekday of the April Break for crafts. There will be a family craft in the Children's Room and a tween/teen craft in the Young Adult Room. A...

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...

Move with Me

With the MV Family Center. Parent/child activity.

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.

Story Time

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

Family & Teen Movie Screenings

Each weekday of the April break, there will be a family movie in the Community Room and a teen movie in the Young Adult Room. Popcorn served. Please contact...

Family Movie & Popcorn

Up on the big screen today is Spiderman: Into the Spiderverse.

Movie Matinee

Join us for a family friendly movie, popcorn provided.

Pony Camp

Is there any better way to spend vacation than surrounded by ponies? Join us for one day or all four and enjoy riding, activities, learning 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.

Art After School with Miss Lani

Drawn to Nature. Pond life is teeming with activity. Like us, frogs are amazing in their growth patterns – with their wiggles, swimming, nibbling, seeking...

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...

Spring Break Crafts & Movies

Watch Mary Poppins Returns and make a Mary Poppins craft.

Kids Crafts

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

Friday, April 19

Spring into Nature

Join the Martha’s Vineyard Environmental Educators Alliance during your school vacation week to explore different Island properties, learn about wildlife,...

Nature Scavenger Hunt

Children can pick up a nature brochure at the children's desk, find 10 of the items around the Island, then visit us again when they're done.

 Drop-in Family & Tween/Teen Crafts

Join us each weekday of the April Break for crafts. There will be a family craft in the Children's Room and a tween/teen craft in the Young Adult Room. A...

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.

Family & Teen Movie Screenings

Each weekday of the April break, there will be a family movie in the Community Room and a teen movie in the Young Adult Room. Popcorn served. Please contact...

Family Movie & Popcorn

This afternoon we'll be screening a favorite film, A Dog's Way Home.

Art After School with Miss Lani

Drawn to Nature. Make way for Island ducklings – fluffy ducklings and rippling water – we hope to capture the “all in a row” – the line of ducklings...

Spring Break Crafts & Movies

Watch Bumblebee while making your own transforming pop-ups.

After School Knitting

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

Teen Lock-In

Pizza and games after hours at the library. Ages 12 to 18. Pre-registration by a guardian is required.

We Dance

PathwaysARTS finale We Dance event of the season, featuring: Global Water Dances with Martha Eddy. "Global Water Dances aims to use the international...

Saturday, April 20

Easter Egg Hunt

500 eggs. This is an annual favorite for kids of all ages. All are welcome.

Saturday Art Adventure with Miss Lani

Drawn to Nature. Astonishing works of nature. We will work with dried flowers, pressed forms, grasses, flower petals to create shapes of butterflies, birds...

Children's Spring Egg Hunt

Children of all ages can search the library (inside and outside) and collect spring eggs. Starts at 10 a.m. sharp.

Egg Hunt

Join us for an egg hunt and kids crafts. There will be three separate egg hunts based on age: Under 5, 5 to 9, and 10 and up for the more advanced egg hunt...

Mounted Egg Hunt

Please join us for our annual family friendly event. Activities will include egg-hunt focused pony rides, unmounted horse activities (horse painting -...

Nature Scavenger Hunt

Children can pick up a nature brochure at the children's desk, find 10 of the items around the Island, then visit us again when they're done.

Saturday Youth Spring Explore

A new adventure each week in a different Island location for ages 6 and up. Sassafras’ Saturday Youth program is an ongoing outdoor program during the...

Spring Egg Hunt

Rain or shine at 10 a.m. sharp. Gather outside the front entrance to the library. Please bring your own basket for gathering. After the hunt, the library...

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.

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.

Easter Bunny Visits the Library

Stop by to say hi and take a photo with the Easter Bunny, before heading to the annual Easter Egg Hunt, which starts at 1 p.m. sharp at the town recreation...

Kids Craft

Make a card that opens a surprise umbrella.

Spring Egg Hunt

Join us to celebrate the beginning of Spring with an egg hunt.

Easter Egg Hunt

Starts at 1 p.m. sharp at the town recreation center.

Easter Egg Hunt

Come meet the Easter Bunny and hunt for eggs.

Wii-U Gaming

Face off against others in Mario Kart, Super Smash Bros., and Nintendoland.

Portuguese Story Hour

Join us for stories in Portuguese geared toward preschool children.

Sunday, April 21

Grand Easter Brunch

Prix Fixe holiday buffet, with specialty cocktails and a Bloody Mary bar. Fun for the kids includes complimentary rides on an antique fire truck and a...

Islanders Appreciation Easter Brunch

Brunch menu in addtion to regular Newes menu. With a special appearance by the Easter Bunny.

Easter Candy Hunt

Our annual Easter candy hunt for ages 0 to 12. All welcome. Starts at 1 p.m. sharp.

Easter Egg Hunt

Please join us for our annual Easter Egg Hunt at 1 p.m. sharp.

Monday, April 22

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.

Walk with Me

Parent/child activity with the MV Family Center. Stroller friendly.

Learning Lab

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

Tuesday, April 23

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...

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,...

April 17 - 23, 2019