Kids Events

May 3 - 9, 2019

Friday, May 3

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....

Discovery Fridays

Read, discover and explore with the MV Family Center.

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.

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...

Art After School with Miss Lani

Great Masters Whose Work Jumps Off the Pages. Shimmering sea sparkle: Ray Ellis.

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.

Saturday, May 4

Annual Kids Trout Derby

Since the 1970's, the Martha's Vineyard Rod & Gun Club has put on this eagerly awaited one-day Trout Fishing Tournament in May for the children of Martha's...

Saturday Art Adventure with Miss Lani

Great Masters Whose Work Jumps Off the Pages. Rural landscapes – Rural Dignity: Allen Whiting.

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...

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.

Stories & Songs

Come for stories and songs with Rizwan.

Chain Reaction Build Activity

Led by Hugh Phear. Join us for a hands-on building activity for kids. Create a chain reaction using electric switches. For ages 8 and above. Kids under age...

May the 4th Be With You Celebration

Celebrate Star Wars with us. Star Wars-themed food, crafts and fun. Feel free to dress up as your favorite character. All ages welcome.

Free Comic Book Day

Bring the whole family and celebrate comics, cartoons and free reading. Two free comics per person. Watch the movie Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse.

Healthy Kids Day

Join the YMCA of Martha’s Vineyard for a free fun day, inspiring kids to keep their bodies and minds active. Healthy Kids Day will be filled with: GamesArts...

Portuguese Story Hour

Join us for stories in Portuguese geared toward preschool children.

Monday, May 6

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

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...

Learning Lab

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

Tuesday, May 7

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.

Storytime with Tisbury Police

Special storytime with a Police Officer from the Tisbury Police Department and their new mascot.

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).

Film: Inside Out

Inside Out – Disney movie. Bring your children for a fun afternoon of snacks, games, and an awesome movie to help us share and talk about our feelings and...

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...

Youth Nature Photography After-School Program

Polly Hill Arboretum will host a youth nature photography after-school program for students in grades 4 to 7, six Tuesdays in May and June. The classes will...

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,...

Kids Singing Group

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

Wednesday, May 8

Learn with Me

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

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.

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...

Learning Lab

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

Build Club

Make a key chain for your mom so she can think of you where she goes.

Young Adult Art Club

The Young Adult Art Club, led by Morgan, is a program for the 12-and-up crowd, focusing on different art media every month. In May, kids will continue to...

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, May 9

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

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

Story Time

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

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.

May 3 - 9, 2019