Events

September 18 - 24, 2019

Wednesday, September 18

Acrylic or Watercolor Painting

​We have everyone from beginners to professionals in these classes. Come with a drawing or photograph that you would like to paint. Don't be afraid. Join us...

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...

Pick Your Own Sunflowers

Our 1-acre sunflower field is open during regular business hours for you to come in and pick your own. Check inside the office for clipper and a bucket.

Soldering 101

In this 5 week class by Cecilia Minnehan, from Cecilia Designs, you will learn the fundamentals of soldering and how to set up your own soldering station....

The Wings of Freedom Tour

Five of the most famous WWII bomber and fighter aircraft are visiting your community as part of the Wings of Freedom Tour. Tour the beautifully restored...

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

Parent/child activity with a focus on how children learn through play with the MV Family Center. This is a facilitated playgroup, no registration is required.

Coffee Time

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

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...

 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.

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...

Maritime Month: Storytime

These weekly September storytimes feature marine- or ship-themed stories and crafts.

Traditional Storytime

Books, puppets, movements and more. All ages 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...

Exhibit: Our Story - 400 Years of Wampanoag History

The Our Story: 400 Years of Wampanoag History returns to the Museum for the 4th year. The exhibit displays some very early history of the 17th century that...

Exploring Printmaking Assisted Open Studio

Non-instructional time to create on your own in the Printmaking Studio. Fae Kontje will monitor studio time and be available for guidance.

Yoga on the Lawn

Guided by The Gatekeeper's Practice. Bring your own mat.

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...

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...

Ukulele Players

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

Workshop: Using Acrylic Paints and Mediums to Create Encaustic-like Paintings

Artists who are interested in creating encaustic-like effects but do not want invest in the wide array of materials and a ventilating system used for...

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...

Island Food Pantry Open

The Island Food Pantry strives to cultivate a healthy, hunger-free community on Martha’s Vineyard. Together with our many volunteers, partners, and...

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...

Soldering Stackable Rings

Want to learn how to solder? In this 3 hour class with Cecilia Minnehan, from Cecilia Designs you will be able to complete a wearable ring. The class will...

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 -- just drop in. For 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).

Build Club

Make awesome artwork by pouring paint.

Mobile Market

Selling fresh and locally grown food to everyone. We gladly accept SNAP and WIC and SFMNP coupons. We also accept cash and credit card.

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...

All Things Apple

Do you have a small or large question about your Apple device... be it iPhone, iPad, iPod, or Mac laptop? Bring in your devices and ask questions about...

Live Music

Enjoy our lawn games, a (gluten, dairy and vegan friendly) menu and a beer, wine and cocktail list. Bring the kids, bring the dog and the whole squad.

Understanding Medicare

Understanding Medicare with Mary Leddy. This workshop is for anyone turning 65 or taking care of elderly parents. The class covers the essentials of...

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,...

Cribbage Night

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

Big World, Big Screen: International Film Series

Director Daniela Thomas's starkly beautiful historical drama of 19th -century Brazil has a contemporary resonance .(Brazil, 2017). Please call the library...

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...

Islanders Read the Classics: Fictions of the Law

Philip Weinstein, the Alexander Griswold Cummins Professor of English Emeritus at Swarthmore College, will present the next in the ongoing program series...

Sunset Kayak Tours

Enjoy a breathtaking sunset tour on Sengekontacket Pond. Relax, unwind, and appreciate the painted sky while paddling the waters. As the sun sets, see the...

Live Music: Johnny Hoy and the Bluefish

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

Thursday, September 19

Quick Fit

Get it done in 30 minutes. All over strength building workout comprised of compound movements with weights. Leave the sneaks at home; this class is performed...

Morning Beach Yoga

All levels. Bring your own mat or towel. Jameson encourages you to move with intention for the entirety of the class. By reminding you to focus on your...

Slow Flow Vinyasa Yoga

A strong and accessible vinyasa emphasizing alignment, breath, and mindfulness. Focus will be on building strength, improving balance, and developing calmness.

Poolates

Pilates in the pool. A gentle yet effective way to workout, especially for those recovering from an injury.

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...

Salsa Suelta Cubana

Salsa Suelta Cubana is a form of Salsa dancing from Cuba that is danced without a partner. Often danced in small or larger groups, Salsa Suelta Cubana...

Torch & Fired Enameling: Glass on Metal

Come experience the magic of enameling - Watch grains turn glossy and bond to metal.

Blood Pressure Clinic

This month, learn about Drug Free Pain Management. Discuss your health questions with Public Health Nurse Lori Perry.

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.

Thursday Strings

Drop in. All welcome. Music for strings (and others). Bring guitar, fiddle, bass, banjo, mandolin or whatever you like to play.

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...

Baby's First Year

This is an informal discussion and support group for people parenting infants (prenatal to 12 months.)

Caregiver Support Group

A support group for caregivers caring for a loved one with a physical illness or dementia. The group provides a forum for caregivers to meet and connect with...

Discovery Days

Read, explore and discover a new theme each week with the MV Family Center. This is a parent/child activity focusing on how children learn through play. Each...

Exhibit: Our Story - 400 Years of Wampanoag History

The Our Story: 400 Years of Wampanoag History returns to the Museum for the 4th year. The exhibit displays some very early history of the 17th century that...

Brewery Tours

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

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...

Garden Volunteer Work Day

Help our garden grow. Work alongside our knowledgeable garden volunteers and learn about which plants provide food for Island butterflies and birds. Come for...

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....

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...

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...

Website Workshop

Learn how to build your own website. Space is limited. Please call to sign-up.

Varsity Golf

MVRHS vs. Sandwich High School.

Connect: An Acroyoga + Kirtan Experience

Experience the ethereal feeling of connection with acroyoga and Kirtan. During this workshop, you will discover new ways to connect with yourself and your...

Learning Lab

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

Aquinnah Book Group

Join us for a lively discussion of The Rosie Result by Graeme Simsion.

Mobile Market

Selling fresh and locally grown food to everyone. We gladly accept SNAP and WIC and SFMNP coupons. We also accept cash and credit card.

Storytime

Bring your little ones to enjoy stories with our Children's Librarian.

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...

"Claws" for a Cause

Bring your pups for a night of fun for this special event benefiting the Animal Shelter of Martha’s Vineyard. A portion of White Claw sales will benefit...

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...

Hike & Hops

Get outside and get thirsty on a naturalist-guided walk at Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary. Gain insight into plants and local products used to brew Bad...

Building Inspector Roundtable Discussion

The Martha’s Vineyard Builders’ Association presents A Building Inspector Round Table Discussion. Moderated by John Abrams of South Mountain. Discuss a...

Live Music

Enjoy our lawn games, a (gluten, dairy and vegan friendly) menu and a beer, wine and cocktail list. Bring the kids, bring the dog and the whole squad.

Live Music: Dukes of Circuit Ave

With Casey Smith and Maria Stukey.

Back to School Night

Please join us for an all grade level Back to School Night for parents. This event is an opportunity for parents to obtain information and ask questions...

Mobile Market

Selling fresh and locally grown food to everyone. We gladly accept SNAP and WIC and SFMNP coupons. We also accept cash and credit card.

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...

Art Party: Seascape String Pull Art

Using sting and acrylic paint, we’ll be trying our hand at creating our own seascape inspired abstract sting pull art. No experience necessary....

Open Meditation

Come meditate with us. All are welcome.

Open Mic: Poets & Song Writers

Come share something you are working through in a small audience of creatives. We are running a pop-up artistic space at Cottage City Tattoo in the alley...

MVFF: The Biggest Little Farm

What do you do when your barking dog gets you evicted from your apartment? Molly and John Chester decide to create a farm on 200 acres of nutrient-depleted...

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.

Reflexology

Betsy Shands helps people heal from physical pain and past and emotional issues; raise their consciousness out of the fear, survival and scarcity mentality;...

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...

Friday, September 20

Sunrise Cycle

Get your sweat on in this early morning cycling class with speed intervals, hill climbs and jumps to build endurance, strength and coordination.

Rooftop Yoga

Take your practice outside on our beautiful cupola deck. Connect with your breath, body and nature as you begin your day under the Vineyard sky. Weather...

Senior Strength

Designed for ages 55 and up, this supervised class takes place on our upper level strength equipment. The class also includes balance, core and flexibility...

Global Climate Strike

The Aquinnah Cultural Center will help host a gathering at the Aquinnah Circle, raising an Earth flag on the flagpole, with music, baked goods from the...

Full Circle Cycle

A moving meditation on the bike allowing participants to challenge themselves according to their own inner wisdom. The music will inspire and motivate you to...

Immigration Resource Center

The Island Wide Youth Collaborative (IWYC) in partnership with the Immigration Resource Center of the Community Action Committee of Cape Cod and the Islands...

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...

Kid's Farm Morning

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...

Parent to Parent

Join the MV Family Center for Parent-to-Parent – a parent lead support group dedicated to navigating the challenges of parenting.

​Workshop: The Art of Silk Cocoon Embellishment

Come learn how to create unique, beautiful silk cocoons for decoration with Erika Kuryla. Instruction involves cutting, embroidering and embellishing the...

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...

Move with Me

This is a parent/child activity that focuses on large motor development and outdoor exploration. Weather dependent. Please visit our FaceBook page (Martha's...

Silly Story Time

This story hour is geared toward preschool children, but all are welcome.

Tai Chi & Tea

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

Exhibit: Our Story - 400 Years of Wampanoag History

The Our Story: 400 Years of Wampanoag History returns to the Museum for the 4th year. The exhibit displays some very early history of the 17th century that...

Global Climate Strike: Kayak Flotilla

From Aquinnah to Menemsha. Text to sign up to join or for more information.

Mytoi Meander with an Arborist

Discover the beauty of our Japanese-inspired garden through the eyes of Massachusetts certified arborist and Mytoi Gardener Marc Fournier. Stroll the...

Global Climate Strike: Protect Our Oceans Celebration

Meet the kayak flotilla and share a wish you have for the future of our oceans or something you love about the ocean. Wear any ocean-related costumes and...

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...

Family Fishing

Join Librarian Jonathan on the OB Fishing Pier for an angling adventure. Limited equipment available; participants welcome to bring their own.

Tank Time

It’s feeding time at Felix Neck. Meet our resident snake, turtle, frogs, and the many creatures in our saltwater tank and learn about these animals during...

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...

Learning Lab

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

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.

Global Climate Strike: Celebration

Celebrating regenerative agriculture and food waste reduction as key climate solutions. There will be time to talk and share together, and we will hold signs...

Glow Yoga for Tweens & Teens

Led by One Love Yoga instructor Emily LaPierre. This special yoga workshop includes all fun things that glow. Ages 9 to 17. Sign up is required.

Global Climate Strike: Bike Flash Mob

Bring bikes, electric bikes and other electric vehicles or join at any point along the Chappaquiddick Road as we pedal together to Chappy Point and call for...

Live Music

Enjoy our lawn games, a (gluten, dairy and vegan friendly) menu and a beer, wine and cocktail list. Bring the kids, bring the dog and the whole squad.

Dine to Donate

A portion of all proceeds will benefit the Friends of the Edgartown Free Public Library.

Sun(flower) Salutations

Join us in our 1-acre sunflower meadow for a flower-filled yoga session. Instructor Jason Mazelly will lead the class in a walking meditation through the...

Friday Night Magic

Join us as we play the collectible card game Magic: The Gathering, on the first and third Fridays of the month.

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...

Live Music: Philly D + The Round-Up

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

Glow Bowling

Join us for fun under the black lights.

Live Music: The Jive Turkeys

Featuring Brendan Karalekas, Brad Tucker, Mike Alberice and Pinto Abrams playing classic Soul, R&B, Jazz and Funk selections.

Live Music: Auntie Em & The Bedspins

Nancy Sinatra meets Rage Against The Machine.

Saturday, September 21

Super Saturday - The Derby

9/21: Bluefish 9/28: False Albacore 10/5: Striped Bass 10/12: Bonito

Morning Beach Yoga

All levels. Bring your own mat or towel. Jameson encourages you to move with intention for the entirety of the class. By reminding you to focus on your...

Greenhouse & Garden Help Wanted

Task include fall cleanup and garden chores, greenhouse cleanup and water sealant, sign painting and lots more to keep many hands busy. Call to sign up.

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...

West Tisbury Farmers' Market

Outdoor farmers market features locally grown produce and meat and locally made products. The market is dedicated to bringing local agricultural products to...

Fall Barnyard Buddies

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

Maritime Month: Kayak Safety

Join the Oak Bluffs Library and Island Spirit Kayak to get your feet wet and kick off our month of Maritime events, sponsored by the Library Friends, in...

Beginning Drawing

If you have never had a formal drawing training, this class is designed to help you with some simple techniques to get you started. If you want to improve...

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...

Electric Vehicle Plug-In Day

Hosted by Vineyard Power. Attendees will have the opportunity to test drive electric vehicles and bikes while learning about the benefits, conveniences and...

Island Food Pantry Open

The Island Food Pantry strives to cultivate a healthy, hunger-free community on Martha’s Vineyard. Together with our many volunteers, partners, and...

Tech Help Drop-In

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

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...

Visit Gay Head Lighthouse

Runs daily from mid-June to mid-October. Closed when raining.

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...

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.

Library Playdate

Come play at the library with toys and friends. Toddlers and pre-K aged children and their caregivers can join us for unstructured play and casual reading in...

Maritime Month: Sail-In Movie for Families

Kids will decorate a community cardboard vessel and climb aboard to watch a film. Program sponsored by the Library Friends of Oak Bluffs and the Gordon...

Nail Clinic

For dogs and cats. No registration needed. First come first serve.

Stories & Songs

Come for stories and songs with Rizwan.

Storytime

Bring your little ones to enjoy stories with our Children's Librarian.

Drop-In Crafts

Come get crafty with us. All supplies provided.

Exhibit: Our Story - 400 Years of Wampanoag History

The Our Story: 400 Years of Wampanoag History returns to the Museum for the 4th year. The exhibit displays some very early history of the 17th century that...

Jewelry Trunk Show

Fabulous jewelry by Sissy Yates Designs. Refreshments served.

Learn to Skate

With the Martha's Vineyard Figure Skating Club.

Costume Clinic

Get help planning and making your costume.

Doggie Adoption Event

Join us for our dog adoption event with Angels Helping Animals Worldwide Rescue - Martha’s Vineyard. A representative from the organization will be on site...

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...

Martha's Vineyard Craft Beer Festival

Craft beer comes to paradise for the 4th year in a row. 50+ breweries, 150 beers, 1 spectacular Island. The festival will feature a variety of breweries...

Climate Preparedness Week: Two Documentaries

At 1 p.m. - Burned: Are Trees the New Coal?, the latest documentary from filmmakers Alan Dater and Lisa Merton, tells the little-known story of the...

Maritime Month: Cooking with Jonathan

Guest Chef Jonathan demonstrates how to make his infamous Clam Chowder. Cooking show format with tasting at the end.

Meet the Maker: Phoenix Rogers

About ten years ago, Phoenix Rogers started toying around with wampum. Made from a quahog shell, wampum boasts a long and rich history for the Wampanoag...

More Than the Sum of Its Parts: A Haiku & Haibun Workshop

Please join us for More Than the Sum of Its Parts: A Haiku & Haibun Workshop with Rich Youmans. Haiku has been defined as "the essence of a moment keenly...

All-Ages Chess

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

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...

Dungeons and Dragons Adventurers League

Hosted by Keith Healy and Vivian Surprenant. For ages 13 to 18.

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.

Adult Crafts

Try out this easy and fun new painting method - Acrylic Pour Painting. For ages 12 and above. Sponsored by The Friends of the Vineyard Haven Public Library.

Art Reception: Tattooed Love

All are invited to an art reception featuring the paintings of Island artist Dave Miller. Refreshments served. This exhibit, titled Tattooed Love, will be...

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...

Live Music: David Wolff

Local guitarist and singer plays live at the brewery.

Sunflower Sing-a-Longs

Join Little Bird Music in the Farm Institute's sunflower meadow. For six weeks, Laura Jordan of Little Bird Music will bring her seasonal songs and movement...

Time & Talent Auction

Evening of schmoozing, bidding, buying and laughter — and come away with some really awesome things. Proceeds go toward paying for our revision process...

Live Music

Enjoy our lawn games, a (gluten, dairy and vegan friendly) menu and a beer, wine and cocktail list. Bring the kids, bring the dog and the whole squad.

Cheese Tasting & Tour

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...

Pop-Up Paint Studios

Summer is not over yet. Come paint with us. All ages welcome.

Rosie's Ritzy Revue

Rose Guerin leads an incredible show with special guests.

Sunday, September 22

Morning Radiance Meditation

An energizing meditation designed to ignite your inner radiance followed by welcoming joyous, interpretive movement to the sound of drums and music. Start...

5K Run/Walk to the Chop & Fun Run

22nd annual Friends of Vineyard Haven Public Library 5K Run/Walk & 1/2 Mile Fun Run. 5K starts at 10 a.m. Fun Run at 9:45 a.m. Registration begins at 8:30...

Seven Branch Practice

Tenzing Wangpo will give an introduction to the Seven Branch Practice and how to apply it in daily life. Born into a Buddhist family in India, Tenzing Wangpo...

Vineyard Artisans Summer Festival

A Vineyard summer tradition and the only weekly juried art show where the public can meet over 70 artisans and buy directly from them. Many demonstrations,...

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...

Architectural Walking Tour of Edgatown

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...

K9 Kindergarten

Island dog trainer Jeremy Jones is offering free classes for puppies up to 6 months old.

Sunday Worship

I Can’t Possibly Have Any Prejudices...I’m a UU - Jaqui Noel. While researching and developing a course in customer service for the public transit industry...

Harbor Front Walking Tour

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

Opera Club

An early effort from Giuseppe Verdi, Giovanna D’Arco clearly points out the greatness that was to come. Based on the Schiller tragedy The Maid of Orleans,...

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...

Fall Equinox Celebration

Our Open House/Potluck/Equinox Celebration is a wonderful opportunity to visit and (re-)connect with the Sassafras community. Join us at our house and yard...

Living Music Series

Daykah (Dean & Karin Rosenthal) perform a concert. The Island of Martha’s Vineyard has several classical music series, but composers of living culture are...

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.

Opening Reception: Summer's End

Remember the cold gray days of winter You thought would never end? And you warmed yourself with a lovely dream of Summer - A cherished friend. Now Summer...

Live Music

Enjoy our lawn games, a (gluten, dairy and vegan friendly) menu and a beer, wine and cocktail list. Bring the kids, bring the dog and the whole squad.

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.

Fried Funk & Waffles: Ole Skool Lola’s Dance Party

MV Lifestyle & MV Ole Skool present a tribute to Lola's. Looking for the real Vineyard vibe? Everyone is invited to Fried Funk & Waffles: Ole Skool Lola's...

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...

Monday, September 23

Sunrise Cycle

Get your sweat on in this early morning cycling class with speed intervals, hill climbs and jumps to build endurance, strength and coordination.

Rooftop Yoga

Take your practice outside on our beautiful cupola deck. Connect with your breath, body and nature as you begin your day under the Vineyard sky. Weather...

Senior Strength

Designed for ages 55 and up, this supervised class takes place on our upper level strength equipment. The class also includes balance, core and flexibility...

Vineyard Charity Golf Classic

The Vineyard Charity Golf Classic is a collaboration between MVCS and The Island’s Rotary Club. The tournament supports both MVCS programs as well as other...

Hula Hoop Flow

All levels. Beginners welcomed. Hula Hoops will be provided. Hula Hoop Flow harmonizes the mind and body through inner reflection and the expression of...

Access-Able Guided Tours

Our Access-Able program provides an opportunity to explore Felix Neck to those with limited mobility. Led by Sanctuary staff on our golf cart, this one-hour...

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...

Play with Me Playgroup

Parent/child activity with a focus on how children learn through play with the MV Family Center. This is a facilitated playgroup, no registration is required.

Art in the Stacks: Opal Wortman

The Friends of the Vineyard Haven Library are pleased to present an exhibit of paintings by Opal Wortman, on display on the lower level of the library during...

National Fall Prevention Day

We welcome our Island community for a Fall Risk Assessment and three classes designed to help prevent falls among healthy agers.

Architectural Walking Tour of Edgatown

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...

Traditional Storytime

Come join Weezie for a children's traditional storytime. Come sing songs and listen to stories. Best for ages 2 and up.

Bee's Knees Week

Help save the bees through this weeklong celebration of bees and the Bee’s Knees cocktail. For every Bee's Knees cocktail sold, we'll donate $1 to to...

Art Show: Summer's End

Remember the cold gray days of winter You thought would never end? And you warmed yourself with a lovely dream of Summer - A cherished friend. Now Summer...

Reverse Mortgages 101

Presented and sponsored by South Coastal Counties Legal Services and The Friends of the Up Island Council on Aging. Join us for an informational talk with...

Harbor Front Walking Tour

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

Tank Time

It’s feeding time at Felix Neck. Meet our resident snake, turtle, frogs, and the many creatures in our saltwater tank and learn about these animals during...

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...

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...

Island Food Pantry Open

The Island Food Pantry strives to cultivate a healthy, hunger-free community on Martha’s Vineyard. Together with our many volunteers, partners, and...

Varsity Golf

MVRHS vs. Bishop Stang High School.

Learning Lab

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

Mobile Market

Selling fresh and locally grown food to everyone. We gladly accept SNAP and WIC and SFMNP coupons. We also accept cash and credit card.

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...

Live Music

Enjoy our lawn games, a (gluten, dairy and vegan friendly) menu and a beer, wine and cocktail list. Bring the kids, bring the dog and the whole squad.

Corn Hole Tournament

No partner? No problem. Cash and other prizes for top two teams.

Mobile Market

Selling fresh and locally grown food to everyone. We gladly accept SNAP and WIC and SFMNP coupons. We also accept cash and credit card.

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.

Sunset Kayak Tours

Enjoy a breathtaking sunset tour on Sengekontacket Pond. Relax, unwind, and appreciate the painted sky while paddling the waters. As the sun sets, see the...

Buzzed Bar Bingo

Play some Bingo and watch Monday Night Football.

Cottage City Collective

Showcasing a different artist each week with Phil, Kevin, and Delanie on back up.

Tuesday, September 24

Quick Fit

Get it done in 30 minutes. All over strength building workout comprised of compound movements with weights. Leave the sneaks at home; this class is performed...

6:45am