Events

May 25 - 31, 2019

Tuesday, May 28

"Looking Together" Tour

Learn more about the Arboretum and its plant collections on guided walks led by knowledgeable staff and docents. These specialized tours are designed to...

Friday, May 31

2nd Grade Plant Sale

Featuring organically grown tomatoes, peppers and eggplant.

Saturday, May 25

2nd Grade Plant Sale

Featuring organically grown tomatoes, peppers and eggplant.

Thursday, May 30

2nd Grade Plant Sale

Featuring organically grown tomatoes, peppers and eggplant.

Tuesday, May 28

Thursday, May 30

Wednesday, May 29

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.

Thursday, May 30

After School Gaming

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

Friday, May 31

After School Knitting

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

Saturday, May 25

All-Ages Chess

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

Alpaca Yoga

One hour session of relaxing yoga, held in a pasture among our friendly alpaca with one or both of our yoga instructors Isabel Gillies and Elizabeth Kass.

Wednesday, May 29

Alphabits Storytime

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

Thursday, May 30

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...

Sunday, May 26

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...

Saturday, May 25

Annual Plant & Seedling Sale

Annuals, perennials, vegetable seedlings, and more. All lovingly grown in the Martha's Vineyard Garden Club's own greenhouse by our members in winter. We...

Sunday, May 26

Annual Plant & Seedling Sale

Annuals, perennials, vegetable seedlings, and more. All lovingly grown in the Martha's Vineyard Garden Club's own greenhouse by our members in winter. We...

Saturday, May 25

Annual Plant Sale

The Greenhouse's annual fundraiser Plant Sale begins on May 11 and goes on daily until June 22.

Archaeology I.D. Day

All are invited. Please bring any artifacts you may have discovered for expert identification and discussion. The archaeologists present will be happy to...

Architectural Walking Tour of Edgartown

This 90-minute tour winds its way through the commercial core of Edgartown; making stops at the 1703 John Coffin House, the hidden Village Green, the Vincent...

Architectural Walking Tour of Edgartown

This 90-minute tour winds its way through the commercial core of Edgartown; making stops at the 1703 John Coffin House, the hidden Village Green, the Vincent...

Thursday, May 30

Architectural Walking Tour of Edgartown

This 90-minute tour winds its way through the commercial core of Edgartown; making stops at the 1703 John Coffin House, the hidden Village Green, the Vincent...

Wednesday, May 29

Architectural Walking Tour of Edgartown

This 90-minute tour winds its way through the commercial core of Edgartown; making stops at the 1703 John Coffin House, the hidden Village Green, the Vincent...

Architectural Walking Tour of Edgartown

This 90-minute tour winds its way through the commercial core of Edgartown; making stops at the 1703 John Coffin House, the hidden Village Green, the Vincent...

Friday, May 31

Architectural Walking Tour of Edgartown

This 90-minute tour winds its way through the commercial core of Edgartown; making stops at the 1703 John Coffin House, the hidden Village Green, the Vincent...

Tuesday, May 28

Architectural Walking Tour of Edgartown

This 90-minute tour winds its way through the commercial core of Edgartown; making stops at the 1703 John Coffin House, the hidden Village Green, the Vincent...

Thursday, May 30

Architectural Walking Tour of Edgartown

This 90-minute tour winds its way through the commercial core of Edgartown; making stops at the 1703 John Coffin House, the hidden Village Green, the Vincent...

Friday, May 31

Architectural Walking Tour of Edgartown

This 90-minute tour winds its way through the commercial core of Edgartown; making stops at the 1703 John Coffin House, the hidden Village Green, the Vincent...

Tuesday, May 28

Architectural Walking Tour of Edgartown

This 90-minute tour winds its way through the commercial core of Edgartown; making stops at the 1703 John Coffin House, the hidden Village Green, the Vincent...

Monday, May 27

Art Exhibit: The Art of Flowers

The Art of Flowers with guest curator Holly Alaimo. Show runs daily noon to 4 p.m. through May 27.

Saturday, May 25

Art Opening: Joan Glodis

Art opening and tribute to the late artist Joan Glodis. Refreshments served. Ms. Glodis has always been an avid craftsperson. Eggery, miniatures, sewing are...

Art Show Reception: Gabrielle Whitcombe

Come to the reception of a new show by Gabrielle Whitcombe. This show will be on display through May 31. Artist statement: As an artist, my intent is to...

Wednesday, May 29

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...

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...

Art in the Stacks: Art Quilts from Haiti

The Friends of the Vineyard Haven Library and PeaceQuilts are pleased to present an exhibit of Art Quilts from Haiti. The exhibit will be on display on the...

Saturday, May 25

Artism for Autism

Bid and win some of the finest art the Island has to offer, donated by local artists and artisans. Join us for amazing artwork and hors d’oeuvres. Your...

Sunday, May 26

Artism for Autism

Bid and win some of the finest art the Island has to offer, donated by local artists and artisans. Join us for amazing artwork and hors d’oeuvres. Your...

Thursday, May 30

Author Talk: Nicole Galland

Local author Nicole Galland will give a talk in honor of her newly released novel, On the Same Page, a romantic comedy about a journalist writing for...

Saturday, May 25

Author Talk: Thomas Dresser

Island historian Thomas Dresser offers a free book talk on his latest publication, Whaling on Martha’s Vineyard. Filled with anecdotes, drama and history of...

Wednesday, May 29

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.

Thursday, May 30

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...

Sunday, May 26

Saturday, May 25

Barnyard Buddies

Spend your Saturday morning exploring the farm in this drop-in program. Hands on activities happen every half hour, starting at 9:30 a.m. and range week by...

Sunday, May 26

Friday, May 31

Tuesday, May 28

Beading: The Art of Knotting

Come experiment with beads and learn the art of knotting with Lucinda Sheldon. Techniques taught include choosing appropriate stringing materials, finishing...

Monday, May 27

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, May 30

Book Babies

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

Tuesday, May 28

Book Talk: A Travel History of Martha's Vineyard

Thomas Dresser's new book, A Travel History of Martha's Vineyard: From Canoes and Horses to Steamships and Trolleys, describes how people moved about the...

Wednesday, May 29

Book Talk: Martha's Vineyard Fish Tales

This informative and fun read answers the questions asked in local tackle shops, including the best spots to catch a striped bass on a fly rod—Lobsterville...

Boys Varsity Baseball

Watch the MVRHS boys varsity baseball team take on Bourne High School.

Saturday, May 25

Tuesday, May 28

Brewery Tours

Brewer Calantoni Scarfone is on hand to explain the brewing process and equipment used at Bad Martha Brewery.

Thursday, May 30

Brewery Tours

Brewer Calantoni Scarfone is on hand to explain the brewing process and equipment used at Bad Martha Brewery.

Wednesday, May 29

Build Club

Make awesome charms out of metal washers.

Saturday, May 25

Cape Pogue Lighthouse Tour

Enjoy an over-sand vehicle adventure to the remote Cape Pogue Lighthouse. Climb the spiral staircase of the century-old wooden lighthouse and discover...

Friday, May 31

Wednesday, May 29

Saturday, May 25

Cheese Talk & Tasting

Head out to the farm and learn about the cheese making process from udder to table. Enjoy watching our cows being milked and hear about what it takes to turn...

Wednesday, May 29

Cheese Talk & Tasting

Head out to the farm and learn about the cheese making process from udder to table. Enjoy watching our cows being milked and hear about what it takes to turn...

Sunday, May 26

Climate Activist: Rev. Dr. Margaret Bullitt-Jonas

The Rev. Dr. Margaret Bullitt-Jonas will preach a sermon this Sunday titled Finding Peace in a Turbulent Time: The Climate Crisis and Christian Faith. Dr....

Wednesday, May 29

Coffee Time

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

Tuesday, May 28

Concert: The Flying Elbows

Long-running Island fiddle band The Flying Elbows will present an evening of exuberant string-band music, including several tunes published by fiddler,...

Saturday, May 25

Contemporary Poetry Book Club

Poets and poetry lovers, join us for a new monthly group. For those who find themselves saying “I want to read more poetry,” “I never set aside any time to...

Tuesday, May 28

Cooking Contest: Cupcakes

Think your cupcakes are top-notch? Bring your best homemade cupcakes to the library to compete for the crown of Best Cupcakes on MV. Blind taste tests decide...

Saturday, May 25

Cooking with Carolina: Enchiladas

Enchiladas may look complicated and intimidating, but they’re quick and easy to make once you know how. Join Chef Carolina and learn to make authentic...

Wednesday, May 29

Cribbage Night

Six games of singles. 1st, 2nd and 3rd cash prizes.

Tuesday, May 28

Friday, May 31

Saturday, May 25

Sunday, May 26

Monday, May 27

Sunday, May 26

Saturday, May 25

Dance the Yard

Celebrate opening day at Cape Pogue Wildlife Refuge and the kick off to the summer 2019 season with a special garden stroll. The Yard will grace Mytoi with...

Friday, May 31

Dine to Donate

Pizza buffet, chicken fingers, fries, chowder and salad. Cash bar. JB will donate $5 for every adult and $3 for every child to MV United Soccer.

Discovery Fridays

Read, discover and explore with the MV Family Center.

Tuesday, May 28

Discussion Group

Open discussion of exciting and often controversial topics.

Edgartown Walking Tour

To fully appreciate Edgartown, it needs to be explored by foot. Our knowledgeable guide will lead you down narrow brick paths, through Edgartown's past and...

Wednesday, May 29

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...

Saturday, May 25

Environmental Film Festival: Artifishal

The road to extinction is paved with good intentions. Artifishal is a film about people, rivers, and the fight for the future of wild fish and the...

Environmental Film Festival: Inspiring Short Films

A program of inspiring short films with environmental themes. Featuring Burned followed by a Q&A with directors Alan Dater and Lisa Mertin. Burned tells...

Sunday, May 26

Environmental Film Festival: Inventing Tomorrow

Meet passionate teenage innovators from around the globe who are creating cutting-edge solutions to confront the world’s environmental threats–found right in...

Saturday, May 25

Environmental Film Festival: Sea of Shadows

Sea of Shadows is a feature documentary thriller that follows undercover investigators, environmentalists, journalists, and the Mexican Navy on their...

Sunday, May 26

Environmental Film Festival: The Biggest Little Farm

The Biggest Little Farm chronicles the eight-year quest of John and Molly Chester as they trade city living for 200 acres of barren farmland and a dream to...

Environmental Film Festival: Woman at War

Halla is a fifty-year-old independent woman. But behind the scenes of a quiet routine, she leads a double life as a passionate environmental activist. Known...

Thursday, May 30

Exhibit: Nikon Small World

Showcasing photographs focusing on the complexity and beauty of life from a new perspective: looking through the light microscope. The exhibit will make its...

Saturday, May 25

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...

Thursday, May 30

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...

Tuesday, May 28

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...

Saturday, May 25

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.

Tuesday, May 28

Farm Walk

Grab a pair of closed toe shoes and head out with us as we take you far and wide across the farm. Meet chickens, see pigs in the woods, listen to cows...

Wednesday, May 29

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...

Friday, May 31

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.

Saturday, May 25

Fundraiser Spaghetti Supper

Come have spaghetti supper with Gretchen and celebrate the one-year anniversary of Gretchen's transplant and support the National Foundation for Transplants...

Friday, May 31

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.

Saturday, May 25

Garden Conservancy Open Days Garden Tour

Visit the Blueberry Ridge Garden in Chilmark, open for self-guided tours to benefit the Garden Conservancy. No reservations required; rain or shine....

Wednesday, May 29

Tuesday, May 28

Girls Varsity Softball

Watch MVRHS take on Saint John Paul II High School.

Friday, May 31

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...

Grace Church Lobster Rolls

Best of the Vineyard lobster rolls for sale. $20 for a lobster roll, chips and a beverage. Hotdogs for $3. Slice of pie for $4.

Saturday, May 25

Grand Opening: Michael Blanchard Inspirational Photography

Crossroads Gallery has moved to the Arts District in Oak Bluffs. Join us for the Grand Reopening, featuring the work of Michael Blanchard Inspirational...

Wednesday, May 29

Harbor Front Walking Tour

Highlights four of the Trust’s iconic maritime properties, the Osborne Wharf Building, Norton Boathouse, and Old Sculpin Gallery. Together, we will journey...

Thursday, May 30

Harbor Front Walking Tour

Highlights four of the Trust’s iconic maritime properties, the Osborne Wharf Building, Norton Boathouse, and Old Sculpin Gallery. Together, we will journey...

Friday, May 31

Harbor Front Walking Tour

Highlights four of the Trust’s iconic maritime properties, the Osborne Wharf Building, Norton Boathouse, and Old Sculpin Gallery. Together, we will journey...

Tuesday, May 28

Harbor Front Walking Tour

Highlights four of the Trust’s iconic maritime properties, the Osborne Wharf Building, Norton Boathouse, and Old Sculpin Gallery. Together, we will journey...

Saturday, May 25

Harbor Front Walking Tour

Highlights four of the Trust’s iconic maritime properties, the Osborne Wharf Building, Norton Boathouse, and Old Sculpin Gallery. Together, we will journey...

Hay Ride

Come and join us for a fun ride around the farm with our special visitors, Sonnyside Rides. They will bring their magnificent Percheron draft horses. No...

Sunday, May 26

Holy Rock + Roll Revival

Brothers Sean and Griffin McMahon provide as much music as they do comedic relief on this feel good night. Prepare to be impressed.

Saturday, May 25

Honey Beehive Tours

Come along shoulder to shoulder with a bee keeper from the family owned Ginny Bee Honey Farms and explore the secret life of bees. With a small group of just...

Tuesday, May 28

Howes House Writers

Ilmarinen Vogel, who has experience in several writing groups, will be the facilitator. He follows Ellie Bates and others before her who welcome seasonal...

Thursday, May 30

Imaginative Yoga Class

Flow with intention in Jameson's yoga class. All levels welcomed.

Monday, May 27

Friday, May 31

Island Alpaca Walk

Enjoy a carefree walk with our delightful alpaca. Island Alpaca welcomes you to join us for our daily walk with our friendly alpaca. Walking with our...

Wednesday, May 29

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...

Monday, May 27

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...

Saturday, May 25

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...

Sunday, May 26

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...

Tuesday, May 28

Karaoke

Hosted by none other than Johnny Showtime.

Thursday, May 30

Kayak Quest

Enjoy Sengekontacket Pond at your own pace on this self-guided tour. Rhyming quest clues (think: treasure hunt) will help you uncover the story of the Pond’s...

Wednesday, May 29

Kayak Quest

Enjoy Sengekontacket Pond at your own pace on this self-guided tour. Rhyming quest clues (think: treasure hunt) will help you uncover the story of the Pond’s...

Monday, May 27

Kayak Quest

Enjoy Sengekontacket Pond at your own pace on this self-guided tour. Rhyming quest clues (think: treasure hunt) will help you uncover the story of the Pond’s...

Friday, May 31

Kayak Quest

Enjoy Sengekontacket Pond at your own pace on this self-guided tour. Rhyming quest clues (think: treasure hunt) will help you uncover the story of the Pond’s...

Tuesday, May 28

Kayak Quest

Enjoy Sengekontacket Pond at your own pace on this self-guided tour. Rhyming quest clues (think: treasure hunt) will help you uncover the story of the Pond’s...

Saturday, May 25

Kids Craft

Start with a toilet paper roll and finish with a robot.

Thursday, May 30

Kids Crafts

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

Monday, May 27

Kids Farm Experience

Bring the whole family and experience a little something different each week. Climb a tractor, chase a chicken, sketch a drawing of a baby lamb. Who knows...

Tuesday, May 28

Kids Singing Group

Kids get to invent songs, do crazy dance moves and strum some chords on the ukulele. It's a fun time.

Thursday, May 30

Kiln Fired Enameling

Learn the art of enameling - glass on metal - and explore different enameling techniques during this weekly 3 hour class. You will create a piece of jewelry...

Saturday, May 25

Knitternoon

Get out and knit, in a social way. Grab your current knitting (or handicraft) project and come in to the library for a social crafternoon.

Wednesday, May 29

Learn with Me

Join the MV Family Center at Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary every Wednesday in May. No registration required.

Tuesday, May 28

Learning Lab

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

Friday, May 31

Learning Lab

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

Thursday, May 30

Learning Lab

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

Wednesday, May 29

Learning Lab

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

Saturday, May 25

Tuesday, May 28

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...

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...

Saturday, May 25

Friday, May 31

Live Music: Charlie Marie

Providence, Rhode Island, may not be the first city you think of when imagining where a country singer grew up, but Charlie Marie is here to prove that...

Sunday, May 26

Thursday, May 30

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...

Live Music: Funktapuss

Funktapuss is a six-piece groove factory that churns out smooth, sweaty New England style funk.

Saturday, May 25

Live Music: John O'Toole

John O'Toole plays live at Bad Martha Farmer's Brewery.

Sunday, May 26

Live Music: John O'Toole

John O'Toole plays live at Bad Martha Farmer's Brewery.

Saturday, May 25

Live Music: Johnny Hoy and the Bluefish

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

Wednesday, May 29

Live Music: Johnny Hoy and the Bluefish

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

Saturday, May 25

Thursday, May 30

MV Modern Quilt Guild

Open studio quilting. All levels of quilters are welcome.

Friday, May 31

Medical Marijuana — Is it for You?

Join Ray Whitaker, Manager of the Vineyard's soon-to-be opened Medical Cannabis Dispensary, for an information Q&A session. Call to sign up.

Monday, May 27

Memorial Day Parade

The parade steps off at the American Legion Hall with the route ending at the Oak Grove Cemetery.

Memorial Day Picnic

Community picnic open to all. Music by the Flying Elbows, (supported by the MV Cultural Commission), games, rowboating, chalk art at the restored 1887...

Tuesday, May 28

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...

Friday, May 31

Model Solar Car Race

For all 5th graders on MV. There will be 101 teams of students competing on that day. In the event of bad weather, each school will host its own race.

Thursday, May 30

Move with Me

The MV Family Center invites you to Move with Me. Outdoor playgroup focusing on large motor and social emotional development.

Movie Night: Monty Python’s The Holy Grail

That’s right, one of the greatest and most quotable movies of all time is getting the OBPL Movie Night treatment and you can be there for all its sword...

Music & Memory Cafe

A weekly social gathering with live music, refreshments, and discussion. Welcoming, inclusive environment for seniors, caregivers, and those with memory...

Sunday, May 26

Nature as Inspiration Environmental Film Festival

For four days, we combine environmental films, discussions, and an art exhibit by MVRHS students that will adorn the walls of the Feldman Family Art Space in...

Saturday, May 25

Nature as Inspiration Environmental Film Festival

For four days, we combine environmental films, discussions, and an art exhibit by MVRHS students that will adorn the walls of the Feldman Family Art Space in...

Tuesday, May 28

Oak Bluffs COA Walking Club

With Sandy Blythe and Lloyd Henke. Meets at OBCOA and walk to various locations in our beautiful town. Bring a bottle of water and wear comfortable shoes.

Sunday, May 26

Oak Bluffs Memorial Road Race

26th Annual Oak Bluffs Memorial Road Race. 5K road race and 1 mile fun-run to benefit Hospice of Martha's Vineyard.

Oak Bluffs Open Market

Enjoy Sundays in the park by the sea. The Oak Bluffs Open Market is an ever-changing fun mix of local produce, specialty foods, arts, crafts, antique and...

Wednesday, May 29

Oak Bluffs Walking Tour

The best way to see Oak Bluffs is by foot. Join us for an informative and entertaining walk around this quaint and colorful town. Highlights of the tour...

Thursday, May 30

Oak Bluffs Writers Group

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

Saturday, May 25

Old School Reunion Kickoff

MV Lifestyle and MV Ole Skool present the Old School Reunion Kickoff with DJ Ronnie Ruff on the 1s and 2s.

Open House & Docent Training

The Aquinnah Cultural Center, at the Vanderhoop Homestead, opens for the season, and welcomes all tribal members interested in becoming museum docents to...

Wednesday, May 29

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:...

Sunday, May 26

Open Meditation

Come meditate with us. All are welcome.

Thursday, May 30

Open Meditation

Come meditate with us. All are welcome.

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.

Tuesday, May 28

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...

Friday, May 31

Opening Day: Bettini Restaurant

The Harbor View's newest restaurant, Bettini Restaurant, opens.

Saturday, May 25

Opening Party: Althea Designs

Featuring original Althea Designs prints and clothing, Conrado designs, Roy Bikini suits, Leslie Freeman pottery and Elysha Joy jewelry.

Opening Reception: Alison Shaw

Opening reception of an exhibit of Alison Shaw's all new color photographs, to kick off the summer season. Refreshments served.

Opening Reception: Hold Still

19th annual Memorial Day exhibition featuring Elizabeth Lennie. Music by Johnny Hoy and the Bluefish.

Opening Reception: Melissa Clay

Enjoy wine and cheese while you browse Melissa Clay's photographs. Bring your friends.

Opening Reception: Sail in Summer Show

Annual group Memorial Day show featuring Paul Beebe, ASMA, Linda Besse, Teek Eaton-Koch, Nick Paciorek, Christie Scheele, Adam Waimon, Joanne Ponzo, Rick...

Opening: Nikki Sedacca Gallery

Nikki Sedacca Gallery is proud to open for the 2019 season in Edgartown. The intimate gallery sits in the heart of Nevin Square and will be open in May and...

Wednesday, May 29

Painting the Landscape in Watercolor

Working from photographs (or outside ‘en plein air’ at Featherstone if the weather permits) we’ll examine all the elements that contribute to a successful...

Friday, May 31

Parent to Parent

Join the MV Family Center for Parent to Parent. This is a weekly group dedicated to navigating the challenges of parenting. Pre-registration requested....

PechaKucha

PechaKucha is a presentation format created by architects looking to make conferences more concise. Anyone can create a PechaKucha. The only requirement is...

Thursday, May 30

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...

Wednesday, May 29

Thursday, May 30

Piano Parlor

Piano players can sign up to serenade the library for up to 30 minutes each. Stop in to play a few pieces or simply enjoy the performances by our talented...

Wednesday, May 29

Pickleball

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

Thursday, May 30

Pickleball

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

Monday, May 27

Pickleball

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

Tuesday, May 28

Pickleball

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

Friday, May 31

Pilates Class

Get ready for summer with some ab work. Local instructor Judy Kranz will lead four Pilates classes on Fridays. All levels are welcome. Sign up ahead by...

Tuesday, May 28

Pizza Night

Pizza plus company. All welcome. All ages.

Saturday, May 25

Planting for Kids

Children can plant seeds in a 2-inch biodegradable planting pot. Held outside on our library lawn. Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

Monday, May 27

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...

Saturday, May 25

Pop Up Show: Indian Hill Wampum & LuLaRoe Clothing

The season finally feels like it’s starting and we’re kicking it off with an Indian Hill Wampum and LuLaRoe Clothing pop up shop. Complimentary snacks and...

Pop-Up Paint Studio

Come celebrate the summer season with Pop-Up Paint Studios.

Portuguese Story Hour

Join us for stories in Portuguese geared toward preschool children.

Monday, May 27

Wednesday, May 29

Tuesday, May 28

RTZ Trivia

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

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...

Friday, May 31

Relentless MV

Harness the magic and power of Martha's Vineyard to help achieve your most audacious goals. With featured speakers Tim Grover, Dr. Alaa Murabit, Lacal St....

Saturday, May 25

Rosie's Ritzy Revue

Rose Guerin leads an incredible show with special guests.

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...

Season Opening: Cousen Rose

Work on exhibit by Robin Gottesman, Kelly O'Neal, Rayhart plus acrylic paintings, encaustics, photographs and one-of-a-kind necklaces.

Friday, May 31

Senior Fitness Day

Senior Health & Fitness Day encourages healthy agers to be more active, energized and empowered. MVCS will be at the event to answer questions and share...

Wednesday, May 29

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...

Saturday, May 25

Solo Show: Every Soul's a Cabaret...With Betsy

Written and performed by Elizabeth Parrish. Directed by Paola Styron. Musical direction by Mark Fifer.

Wednesday, May 29

Special Screening: Asbury Park - Riot, Redemption, Rock 'n Roll

Asbury Park: Riot, Redemption, Rock 'n Roll tells the story of the long troubled town of Asbury Park, and how the power of music can unite a divided...

Saturday, May 25

Special Screening: Taking Root - The Vision of Wangari Maathai

The documentary, Taking Root, tells the dramatic story of the Kenyan Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Wangari Maathai, whose simple act of planting trees bloomed...

Spring Plant Sale Opening Day

The Polly Hill Arboretum Visitor Center and Plant Sale Area open for the season on Memorial Day weekend. PHA staff will be on-hand Saturday to answer...

Tuesday, May 28

Stories & Songs

Come for stories and songs with Rizwan.

Saturday, May 25

Stories & Songs

Come for stories and songs with Rizwan.

Thursday, May 30

Story Time

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

Story Time

All this month we're celebrating the stories of children's author Mo Willems.

Sunday, May 26

Sunday Funday

Join Adam Natusch with his acoustic set.

Sunday Worship

Transcending Mysteries - Reverend Norman Allen. This Sunday we explore the “Direct experience of that transcending mystery and wonder, affirmed in all...

Friday, May 31

Tai Chi & Tea

Qi Gong and Yang-style Taijiquan with Diane Crane. All skill levels are welcome.

Thursday, May 30

Talk: Live, Learn, Grow - Life After Attempted Suicide

Craig A. Miller, author of This is How it Feels: A Memoir of Attempting Suicide and Finding Life, shares his story of recovering after years of child abuse,...

Talk: PeaceQuilts

Maureen Matthews McClintock will give a talk on Peace Quilts, some of which you've seen this month as the featured 'Art in the Stacks' exhibit. PeaceQuilts...

Tuesday, May 28

Talk: Promoting Consent and Care

Merissa Gerson will discuss the history of her work as a rape prevention advocate and consent educator, both at the university level and in religious...

Saturday, May 25

Tech Help Drop-In

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

Wednesday, May 29

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...

Thursday, May 30

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...

Tuesday, May 28

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...

Friday, May 31

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, May 25

The Art of Conservation: VCS High School Art Show

Join us for a special event honoring our Island’s talented young artists. The Art of Conservation, an art competition created by the Vineyard Conservation...

Friday, May 31

Thursday, May 30

Thirsty Thursday Group Run/Walk

Join the Amity Island Running Club every Thursday at Bad Martha Brewery in Edgartown for a group run where you pick your own pace and distance. We all start...

Friday, May 31

Toddler Story Time

This story time is offered in collaboration with the Family Center and its Discovery Days program.

Toddler Time

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

Tuesday, May 28

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....

Saturday, May 25

Toons & Draw

A weekly casual drawing hang out hosted by professional cartoonist Ryan Barr.

Wednesday, May 29

Thursday, May 30

Trivia Night

With host Dan Cassidy. Come have fun, eat and drink, and win big prizes.

Friday, May 31

Trivia Night

Join us for light-hearted, general knowledge trivia hosted by Johnny Showtime. $25 and $10 gift certificates* to Bad Martha to 1st and 2nd place. Space is...

Tuesday, May 28

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.

USCIS-Immigration 101

Join John McCarthy from USCIS (United States Citizenship and Immigration Services) to get an introduction to the three different agencies involved with...

Wednesday, May 29

Ukulele Players

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

Friday, May 31

Unfinished Forgotten Objects

Have a project that you’ve forgotten about or want to work on your project in a group setting? Well, come in on Friday afternoons.

Saturday, May 25

Vineyard Artisans Spring/Memorial Day Weekend

Opening show of the season. Come and see all the new work our Island artists have been working on all winter. Great food, free parking and admission, catered...

Sunday, May 26

Vineyard Artisans Spring/Memorial Day Weekend

Opening show of the season. Come and see all the new work our Island artists have been working on all winter. Great food, free parking and admission, catered...

Saturday, May 25

Visit Edgartown Lighthouse

Major renovations completed in 2007, including installation of a staircase to the lantern room, allow the interior of the Edgartown Light to be open to...

Sunday, May 26

Visit Edgartown Lighthouse

Major renovations completed in 2007, including installation of a staircase to the lantern room, allow the interior of the Edgartown Light to be open to...

Monday, May 27

Visit Edgartown Lighthouse

Major renovations completed in 2007, including installation of a staircase to the lantern room, allow the interior of the Edgartown Light to be open to...

Walk with Me

Join the MV Family Center for Walk with Me. Meet at the Barnes Road Parking Lot on the right, south of the tennis center and Deer Run. We will walk the State...

Saturday, May 25

Workshop: Indoor Plant Propagation

Increase the number of your indoor houseplants via propagation, a fun, easy and very inexpensive way to fill your house with the plants you love. Lead by...

Workshop: Planted Containers

This workshop led by Kathy James of Vineyard Gardens, will focus on teaching you how to make your own beautiful and long blooming planted containers. You...

Thursday, May 30

Monday, May 27

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...

Tuesday, May 28

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, May 29

Youth Mediation Program

Become a mediator. Learn conflict resolution, conflict analysis and develop communication skills for life. Understand the Wampanoag culture and history....

Saturday, May 25

May 25 - 31, 2019