Events

October 23 - 29, 2020

Friday, October 23

Martha's Vineyard Food & Wine Festival

The flagship food, wine and drink festival of Martha's Vineyard, the MVF&W Festival stays rooted in the Island's rich tradition of farming and fishing,...

Storywalk

Get outside and read The Adventures of Beekle: The Unimaginary Friend by Dan Santat. The story will start to the left of the library entrance and circle...

Virtual Domestic Violence Awareness Walk

From Oct. 15 to Oct. 30, support victims and survivors of domestic violence everywhere by displaying something purple while going for a run, a jog or a walk.

Online Kripalu Flow Yoga Class

The West Tisbury Library will host an online all-levels Kripalu Flow Class led by Jason Mazar-Kelly (Yogijay). Classes will meet virtually through Zoom. This...

Forest Kindergarten

This is an all outdoors program with seasonal learning and activities that will include learning about and participating in our LandCulture Project,...

Open Painting Studio

This non-instructional time is for those who wish to paint amongst a group - to network and share ideas and techniques. Bring your own supplies, we provide...

Polished Dental Visits

Dental visit for kids ages 0 to 8. Must pre-register.

Sassafras Homeschool

Our Friday homeschool program meets weekly for 10 times in fall, winter and spring. This is an all outdoors program with seasonal outdoor learning and...

Dementia Caregiver Support Group

A virtual weekly group meeting that offers coping strategies, memory screenings, counseling, referrals, information and education. Contact...

Entrance to the Island Folk Pottery Sculpture Trail

Created by artists Bill O'Callaghan and Heather Goff, the 1/4 mile trail meanders through a magical landscape populated with whimsical sculptures. A great...

Live Virtual Storytime

Join Elyce on the Edgartown Library Children’s Place Facebook page for story time. This storytime is geared toward preschool-aged children, but all are...

Virtual Books & Ballet (Ages 0-5)

Miss Shannon will start class with some singing and stretching, basic ballet technique and creative movement games/exercises. Class will end with a...

Online Balance: Chi Kung, Yoga & Breath

The West Tisbury Library will host an online Balance Series led by Kanta Lipsky. In this class, we will explore ways to strengthen our connection to the...

Katherine Bradford, "Person with Colors," Acrylic on canvas, 20 x 16 inches

The show features recent work by Ellen Berkenblit, Katherine Bradford, Tamara Gonzales, Vera Iliatova and Francis Upritchard. On view from Sept. 24 through...

Children's Interactive Movie Bag

Stop by during curbside service hours to receive an interactive movie bag for Hocus Pocus. Recommended for ages 8 and above. Contains the items to host your...

Open Pottery Studio

Supervised by Frank Creney. With safety protocols in place, we have a new system for offering open studio times. Each studio session is 2 hours and limited...

Kids Literacy & Learning Take & Make Bags Pick-Up

The Kids Take & Make Literacy & Learning activity bags are prepared with the theme of the following week. Bags will be filled with activities and follow a...

STEAM Saturday Bags Pick-Up

STEAM bags contain the materials and instructions for Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Math based projects. They are intended as fun learning...

On the Rocks

A young New York mother faced with sudden doubts about her marriage teams up with her larger-than-life playboy father to tail her husband. What follows is a...

Virtual Children's Pastel Class

This virtual class will be taught once again by Island artist Val Estabrook. Students will learn the process of bringing to life one of their favorite vistas...

Lojong Happy Hour

Lojong Happy Hours with Pamela Gayle White. These are Covid-19-friendly online community sessions on Lojong (mind training).

Local Politics & Grassroots Activism on Martha’s Vineyard

In this webinar, County Commissioner Keith Chatinover will be offering an introduction on how local politics works on Martha’s Vineyard and how change is...

6pm
Virtual Event
Magic the Gathering Game Night

Come play, or learn to play, with Island librarians and friends. Every Friday night we'll be on our Discord server ready to play, teach or talk Magic the...

Manhattan Short Film Festival

Manhattan Short is the only event of its kind. The Final Nine screen simultaneously across the world during a one-month period, with the Best Film and Best...

Saturday, October 24

Martha's Vineyard Food & Wine Festival

The flagship food, wine and drink festival of Martha's Vineyard, the MVF&W Festival stays rooted in the Island's rich tradition of farming and fishing,...

Storywalk

Get outside and read The Adventures of Beekle: The Unimaginary Friend by Dan Santat. The story will start to the left of the library entrance and circle...

Virtual Domestic Violence Awareness Walk

From Oct. 15 to Oct. 30, support victims and survivors of domestic violence everywhere by displaying something purple while going for a run, a jog or a walk.

Outdoor Yoga

Join YogiJay (Jason Mazar-Kelly) for an outdoor community based yoga class that will be accessible to all levels of practictioners. This weekly event is a...

Acrylic 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...

Polished Dental Visits

Dental visit for kids ages 0 to 8. Must pre-register.

Try Your Hand at Sign Language

No experience necessary. Weekly sign language lessons repeat and air 3 times each on MVTV Channel 13 on MV Signs Then & Now: Saturdays 9 a.m., Tuesdays 7:30...

Online Pilates

Online Pilates class with Judy Kranz on Zoom. Limited space to 8 per day. Please sign-up for one day to start.

Backyard Book Browsing

Weather permitting, library patrons will have an opportunity to browse and checkout a selection of new books outdoors in the courtyard behind the library. To...

Khaydroup Zangmo

Dharma Discourse with Khaydroup is the practice of beneficial speaking, designed to arouse confidence and respect in one’s understanding of Buddhist practice.

10am
Virtual Event
Entrance to the Island Folk Pottery Sculpture Trail

Created by artists Bill O'Callaghan and Heather Goff, the 1/4 mile trail meanders through a magical landscape populated with whimsical sculptures. A great...

Saturday Youth Program

Sassafras’ Saturday Youth Program is an all outdoors program during the school year for ages 7 and up. In this program we focus on seasonal outdoor learning...

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...

​Alternative Firing: A Unique Firing Experience

Come spend the weekend with Lois Hirshberg exploring the magic of several fast-firing techniques. Western Raku and Horse Hair Raku will be some of the...

Mini Maestros & Musical Minds Class

Registration required a minimum of 24 hours prior to class. If late registration is needed, please text 508-939-1866. Outdoor and socially distanced music...

Pop-Up Library

The purpose of the pop-up library is to make library materials more accessible to families due to the library’s Covid-19 closing. Children's and Young Adult...

Ruel Gallery in Menemsha

Come visit to view Colin Ruel's paintings and Nettie Kent jewelry.

Zoom Crafting Workshop

Each week will feature a different theme, so keep an eye on our Facebook page for more details. June 6: Crafting with fishing lures June 13: Make a bee...

Touchless Browsing

Visit the library porch to browse. Please only touch materials you intend to check out.

Family Art Adventures

This Fall, Featherstone would like to soak up every ray of warm golden sunshine and enjoy nature’s abundant array of colors this harvest season and create...

How to Plant a Fruit Tree the Permaculture Way

Learn how to plant a fruit tree guild to support the health and productivity of your orchard.

Seed Collection Day

Hosted by the MV Community Seed Library Group. Our seed giveaway last spring was so successful that the seed cabinet is now empty. Please visit us to...

Virtual College Essay Workshop

Local writer Abby Remer will be running a college essay workshop for students applying to or thinking of applying to colleges. Topics in this workshop will...

Voter Registration Rally

Non-partisan info rally to inform people of their voter rights, education about options and allow them to register to vote.

On the Rocks

A young New York mother faced with sudden doubts about her marriage teams up with her larger-than-life playboy father to tail her husband. What follows is a...

Virtual Cooking with Carolina

Every Friday night Carolina demonstrates how to make a new recipe from her home kitchen on Facebook Live. Join in at facebook.com/illuminateob.

A Sweet Book Club

Did you know that stressed spelled backwards is desserts? Do you take comfort in the kneading, the stirring, the pouring and sifting, but especially the...

Chef Pop-Up: Alex Pineda

Executive Chef Alex Pineda of Scampo Restaurant in Boston will be visiting Harbor View Hotel for the second year in a row to delight us with his culinary...

Sans Souci Festival of Dance Cinema

This 75 minute program features short experimental films featuring dance and dancers from around the world. The program includes a couple of new films from...

Sunday, October 25

Martha's Vineyard Food & Wine Festival

The flagship food, wine and drink festival of Martha's Vineyard, the MVF&W Festival stays rooted in the Island's rich tradition of farming and fishing,...

Virtual Domestic Violence Awareness Walk

From Oct. 15 to Oct. 30, support victims and survivors of domestic violence everywhere by displaying something purple while going for a run, a jog or a walk.

Restorative Yoga Practice

Certified yoga instructor Jelisa Difo leads a Sunday online class in Restorative Yoga, a practice that allows you to slow down, restore and relax your body...

Entrance to the Island Folk Pottery Sculpture Trail

Created by artists Bill O'Callaghan and Heather Goff, the 1/4 mile trail meanders through a magical landscape populated with whimsical sculptures. A great...

​Alternative Firing: A Unique Firing Experience

Come spend the weekend with Lois Hirshberg exploring the magic of several fast-firing techniques. Western Raku and Horse Hair Raku will be some of the...

Yoga on the Pond: Family Edition

Join YogiJay Sunday mornings or Family Yoga along Long Cove Pond. Destress, reconnect and enjoy an hour of yoga in this family series. Keep yourself and...

Beer, Bourbon & Bites

Get ready for some football with a little pre-party of Jameson Black Barrel, beer and delicious bites at the Roxy Pool Bar. Space is limited. Call to...

Sunday Worship

The United Methodist Church of Martha's Vineyard gathers for worship at the Tabernacle. All are welcome but required to wear masks, staying at least 6 feet...

Teen Take & Make Bag Pick-Up

Instructions can be found on Creative Bug. Create your Creative Bug account by visiting this link and entering your 13 digit library card number.

Sans Souci Festival of Dance Cinema

This 75 minute program features short experimental films featuring dance and dancers from around the world. The program includes a couple of new films from...

A Dollop of Trollope

The West Tisbury Library and Vineyard Haven Library present A Dollop of Trollope, a weekly fall book group led by librarians Myra Stark and Dee Leopold. Join...

On the Rocks

A young New York mother faced with sudden doubts about her marriage teams up with her larger-than-life playboy father to tail her husband. What follows is a...

Monday, October 26

Virtual Domestic Violence Awareness Walk

From Oct. 15 to Oct. 30, support victims and survivors of domestic violence everywhere by displaying something purple while going for a run, a jog or a walk.

Virtual Watercolor & Hand Building Classes

Several pre-recorded watercolor and polymer clay classes are available. They can be watched at any time. Learn the basics of watercolor or how to paint a...

Open Painting Studio

This non-instructional time is for those who wish to paint amongst a group - to network and share ideas and techniques. Bring your own supplies, we provide...

Entrance to the Island Folk Pottery Sculpture Trail

Created by artists Bill O'Callaghan and Heather Goff, the 1/4 mile trail meanders through a magical landscape populated with whimsical sculptures. A great...

Make Some Mondays

Visit our YouTube channel every Monday for a new craft tutorial with Jennifer. You can pick up an activity bag with materials each week on Fridays at 3 p.m....

Virtual Halloween Storytime

Children’s librarian, Mikaela, will be hosting a Halloween-themed storytime to celebrate the upcoming holiday. Stories will be spooky but not so scary. All...

Walk With Me

Join Kristen for a walk in the Manuel F. Correllus State Forest in Oak Bluffs next to the Tennis Center.

Movie in Focus: Film Discussion Group

Miss the Edgartown Library movie series? Until the day comes when we can enjoy films together again on the library’s big screen, we’re having a monthly...

Supportive Day Zoom Program for 55+

Martha's Vineyard Center for Living hosts weekly programs offering: music, exercise, conversation and socializing.

Online Balance: Chi Kung, Yoga & Breath

The West Tisbury Library will host an online Balance Series led by Kanta Lipsky. In this class, we will explore ways to strengthen our connection to the...

Online Adult Community Dance Class

The Yard and the West Tisbury Library present Adult Community Dance Class through Zoom. This class welcomes adults, seniors and everyone in between. The...

Beginner Wheel Throwing

With Debbie Hale. In this beginners ceramics class, students will learn techniques to create forms on the potter’s wheel - cups, bowls, vessels, etc. You...

TIME CHANGE.  4:30pm-6:00pm

Swap shop including lighlty used winter clothes and supplies, food and books. Outside event at the Family Center.

A Dollop of Trollope

The West Tisbury Library and Vineyard Haven Library present A Dollop of Trollope, a weekly fall book group led by librarians Myra Stark and Dee Leopold. Join...

Virtual Community Sing

All ages welcome.

5pm
Virtual Event
Refuge Recovery

Refuge Recovery is a mindfulness-based addiction recovery community that practices and utilizes Buddhist philosophy as the foundation for the recovery...

5:30pm
Vineyard House
Stream Available
Practical Brazilian Portuguese for Your Workplace & Our Community

Break down the language barrier between you and your Brazilian customers, coworkers, in-laws and friends. Instructor Robert Ribeiro will teach you common...

6pm
Virtual Event
Virtual Open House: Offshore Wind Technician

Attend this free info session to learn what it takes to become an Offshore Wind Tech. It is estimated the new offshore wind industry will create thousands of...

6pm
Virtual Event
Battle of the Bartenders

Come support your favorite Vineyard bartenders at Bettini. Local mixologists will come to create their favorite cocktails. You will get the chance to taste...

Tuesday, October 27

Art Show: Paul Karasik

On display at the Feldman Family Artspace through Nov. 15.

Exhibit: The Tree Spirits

The Tree Spirits are the creation of Island sculptor Bill O’Callaghan, accompanied by verse written by Mr. O’Callaghan and his partner Heather Goff. The...

Virtual Domestic Violence Awareness Walk

From Oct. 15 to Oct. 30, support victims and survivors of domestic violence everywhere by displaying something purple while going for a run, a jog or a walk.

Online Pilates

Online Pilates class with Judy Kranz on Zoom. Limited space to 8 per day. Please sign-up for one day to start.

Zoom Club: Conversation en Francais

Join our weekly French conversation group. All levels are welcome. For more language learning support try Mango Languages, an online language-learning system...

Backyard Book Browsing

Weather permitting, library patrons will have an opportunity to browse and checkout a selection of new books outdoors in the courtyard behind the library. To...

Exhibit Opening: Votes for Women – An Island Perspective

This year marks the 100th anniversary of the passage of the 19th Amendment, the culmination of over seventy years of activism and advocacy that ended with...

Hike with Me

Join Casandra and the Family Center every Tuesday morning for a different hike around the Island. See Facebook for location.

Entrance to the Island Folk Pottery Sculpture Trail

Created by artists Bill O'Callaghan and Heather Goff, the 1/4 mile trail meanders through a magical landscape populated with whimsical sculptures. A great...

Online Book Talk: Ghosts of Martha's Vineyard

Tom Dresser talks about his latest novel, Ghosts of Martha's Vineyard. Call or email to register.

Photography Show: Joyful Participation in a World of Sorrows

The Carnegie, the historic Edgartown landmark owned and operated by Vineyard Trust, is hosting a special photography exhibition of Libby Ellis’ work. Joyful...

Time to Read Virtual Storytime Tuesdays!

Visit our YouTube channel every Tuesday for a new Storytime video with Emily. You can pick up an activity bag with materials each week on Fridays at 3 p.m....

Baby's First Year

Join Kim and other moms for Baby's First Year. Discuss topics, ask questions and get to know other families.

Curbside Crafts

Come pick up a curbside craft kit at the West Tisbury Library. These craft bags will include all of the pieces and parts to a craft you can complete at home....

Hidden Collections

The Museum’s archives hold thousands of documents, postcards, maps, photographs, and other ephemera. They remain safely housed in climate controlled storage,...

Open Pottery Studio

Supervised by Frank Creney. With safety protocols in place, we have a new system for offering open studio times. Each studio session is 2 hours and limited...

Virtual Watercolor Class for Kids

Join us on Tuesday's for our virtual watercolor class for kids ages 7 and above.

3:30pm
Virtual Event
Mini Maestros & Musical Minds Class

Registration required a minimum of 24 hours prior to class. If late registration needed, text 508-939-1866. Outdoor and socially distanced music classes for...

Online Architecture Presentation

A Zoom presentation by local architect Bruce MacNelly. Mr. MacNelly’s talk, titled “Responding To Context: Gehry at MIT (A Case Study)” will address the work...

Virtual Watercolor Landscape Class

Join us via Zoom for this virtual watercolor class for adults and teens. Email lhearn@clamsnet.org for login info.

Online Class: Learn & Practice English

The West Tisbury Library presents a weekly online conversational ESL class with instructor Jonah Kaplan-Woolner. This class is open to all levels of...

Virtual Book Talk: Ghosts of Martha's Vineyard

During this virtual book talk, local author Thomas Dresser shares some haunted tales from his new book, Ghosts of Martha's Vineyard.

Women of Color Support Group

A space for women of color to gather, express themselves and learn from one another. Um espaço para estudantes que se identificam como mulheres de cor para...

5pm
Virtual Event
Island Geology: The Geological Landscape of Martha’s Vineyard

This 4-week online course with geologist Giorgio Caramanna will explore the Island in terms of how its current landscape has been created by ancient...

6pm
Virtual Event
Minecraft Meetup for Teens

Sign on, play with your friends and make new ones in the Edgartown Library's new Minecraft Realm. Explore your creative side and work on your own lasting...

Not-So-Spooky Stories

There are so many great "not-so-spooky" stories to share in October. Join Sarah for some read-aloud videos of her favorite October reads before bedtime...

Online MV Haiku Club

Caroline Joy Adams has been a college professor of Writing and Humanities for many years, in both the Southwest and in New England, and has also taught...

Bodhi Path Martha's Vineyard

Group meditation practice via Zoom. We will be following the same format as when we all come together to meditate in person. There will be 3 fifteen minute...

Writing & Poetry Series

Open floor readings continue. Sign up to read, or just join the Zoom meeting to listen. Email pathwaysarts@gmail.com or call to sign up.

Try Your Hand at Sign Language

No experience necessary. Weekly sign language lessons repeat and air 3 times each on MVTV Channel 13 on MV Signs Then & Now: Saturdays 9 a.m., Tuesdays 7:30...

Wednesday, October 28

Polly Hill Arboretum Quest

The Arboretum has had its own quest in past years, and was at one time part of an Island-wide quest. Youth Educator Elliott Bennett recently revived this fun...

Virtual Domestic Violence Awareness Walk

From Oct. 15 to Oct. 30, support victims and survivors of domestic violence everywhere by displaying something purple while going for a run, a jog or a walk.

Virtual Chair Yoga & Meditation

Chair yoga is a supported style of yoga that is accessible to all levels and ages. In this class, practitioners will be guided through seated and moving...

Virtual Kid's Yoga

Come join certified yoga instructor Miss Shannon in a fun and engaging yoga class specifically for little ones. We will start class with some basic yoga...

Entrance to the Island Folk Pottery Sculpture Trail

Created by artists Bill O'Callaghan and Heather Goff, the 1/4 mile trail meanders through a magical landscape populated with whimsical sculptures. A great...

Make With Me

Join Kristen for an in-person activity outdoors. Space is limited to five families. Children and families are required to social distance. Pre-registration...

What's Cooking Wednesdays!

Visit our YouTube channel every Wednesday for a simple recipe video with Emily. You can pick up an activity bag with materials each week on Fridays at 3...

Online Adult Community Dance Class

The Yard and the West Tisbury Library present Adult Community Dance Class through Zoom. This class welcomes adults, seniors and everyone in between. The...

Virtual Traditional Storytime

Children’s librarian, Mikaela, will be hosting a weekly virtual traditional storytime. Just like in a regular storytime kids will be able to listen and enjoy...

Music & Memory Zoom Cafe

The Martha's Vineyard Center for Living hosts a fun, hour-long lively sing-a-long with Island musicians. All are invited.

Senior Tech Help

The library will offer Senior Tech Help outside on the Children's Porch. There will be a 20 minute limit per tech help session. Bring your laptop or device...

"Night Sail" Oil on Board 16" x 20" by artist Paul Beebe

The Louisa Gould Gallery is delighted to announce a new show, The Martha's Vineyard Maritime Show: Ship to Shore, which showcases the work of renowned...

Children's Curbside Crafts

Stop by during curbside service hours for weekly autumn-themed crafts with all the required supplies to complete at home.

Online Racial Justice Book Discussion Group

This month’s discussion topic will be "I'm a Good Person, Isn't That Enough?" with racial justice educator and world renowned author of Waking Up White,...

Wednesday Crafternoons

Come to the Children’s Garden door to pick up an activity bag to do at home. Crafts will change weekly, and kits will be appropriate for children in grades K...

Open Pottery Studio

Supervised by Frank Creney. With safety protocols in place, we have a new system for offering open studio times. Each studio session is 2 hours and limited...

Public Computer Access

Library computers will be available for patrons to use on the Children’s Porch, outdoors and weather permitting. There will be a 15 minute limit, and...

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren

Are you a grandparent raising your grandchild or grandchildren? Join our Island Wide Youth Collaborative for Grandparents Raising Grandchildren. This group...

Virtual Discord Games

Join Caitlyn on Discord to play Jackbox Games virtually. For ages 12 to 18. Registration required.

Anti-Racist Book Group

Join librarian Elliott for a monthly book club focusing on anti-racism and social justice. This month, we will be discussing The Yellow House by Sarah Broom.

On the Rocks

A young New York mother faced with sudden doubts about her marriage teams up with her larger-than-life playboy father to tail her husband. What follows is a...

Beginner Wheel Throwing

In this beginners ceramics class, students will learn techniques to create forms on the potter’s wheel - cups, bowls, vessels, etc. You will learn the basics...

Online Poetry Reading

The West Tisbury Library presents an online poetry reading with local poet Amarylis Douglas. This is a live event that will meet on Zoom. Ms. Douglas will...

Personal Financial Planning

There’s never been a better time to take control of your finances. This 4-week online course will equip you with the basic tools you need to sleep soundly at...

5pm
Virtual Event
Online Fall Seminar: Toni Morrison

Vineyard Haven Library's annual literature seminar with Philip Weinstein will be presented as a series of virtual events on the Zoom video-conferencing...

Not-So-Spooky Stories

There are so many great "not-so-spooky" stories to share in October. Join Sarah for some read-aloud videos of her favorite October reads before bedtime...

Ghost Writers: The Hallowed Haunts of Unforgettable Literary Icons

Writers have a reputation of being tortured souls languishing among the living. Does the unrest continue in the afterlife? Sam Baltrusis, author of Wicked...

Jane Austen Book Club

Read and discuss Sense and Sensibility with librarian/Jane Austen fan Dee Leopold. Jane Austen Book Club will meet October Wednesdays. Copies of the book can...

Co-Sponsored with Falmouth Public Library

A 4-part series of talks pertaining to the 400th anniversary of the landing of the Mayflower, organized by the Falmouth Genealogical Society in connection...

7pm
Virtual Event
I Am Woman

This uplifting biopic tells the story of Helen Reddy, the fiercely ambitious Australian singer behind the 1971 mega-hit anthem that became the rallying cry...

Thursday, October 29

Online Reading - Streaming: The Niceties

Who gets to tell the story of race, history and power in America? In this riveting, provocative play, a black student and her white professor – both...

Virtual Art Show: 8 Women, 4 Seasons, 1 Art Show

Starting in October, check out our Virtual Gallery again for the next exhibit featuring the work of Dale Weymouth Julier, Ruth Kirchmeier, Wenonah Madison,...

Virtual Domestic Violence Awareness Walk

From Oct. 15 to Oct. 30, support victims and survivors of domestic violence everywhere by displaying something purple while going for a run, a jog or a walk.

Guided Arboretum Tour

We are happy to announce the resumption of guided tours on a limited basis, with new considerations for coronavirus safety. Thursday mornings we will offer...

Entrance to the Island Folk Pottery Sculpture Trail

Created by artists Bill O'Callaghan and Heather Goff, the 1/4 mile trail meanders through a magical landscape populated with whimsical sculptures. A great...

Baby's First Year

Connect with other parents outside plus an outdoor activity. It is weather dependent and proper social distancing is required. Email...

Community Rock Garden

In collaboration with MVCS, spread some kindness. Pick up your paint supplies, find the perfect rock or two and paint a picture or an inspirational saying to...

Guided Arboretum Tour

We are happy to announce the resumption of guided tours on a limited basis, with new considerations for coronavirus safety. Thursday mornings we will offer...

Online Book Talk: Ghosts of Martha's Vineyard

Tom Dresser talks about his latest novel, Ghosts of Martha's Vineyard.

Take & Make Thursdays

Pick up your craft kit on our front porch, while supplies last. Sept. 17 - Newspaper shark Sept. 24 - Rainbow windsock Oct. 1 - Mo Willems' pigeon...

I Spy Window

Visit our side porch to find an I Spy game for your little ones. This month we will have a Halloween-themed display.

Try Your Hand at Sign Language

No experience necessary. Weekly sign language lessons repeat and air 3 times each on MVTV Channel 13 on MV Signs Then & Now: Saturdays 9 a.m., Tuesdays 7:30...

Virtual Ballet & Books (Ages 6+)

Miss Shannon will start class with some singing and stretching, basic ballet technique and creative movement games/exercises. Class will end with a...

A Conversation with Libby Ellis & Barbara Dacey

Vineyard Trust and Polly Hill Arboretum invite you to join Barbara Dacey and Island artist Libby Ellis in a lively discussion about life, art and nature....

4pm
Virtual Event
Farm Finances: Bookkeeping, Budgeting and Financial Planning for MV Farmers

An educational series on the business of farming taught by Julia Shanks, author of The Farmer’s Office: Tools, Tips and Templates to Successfully Manage a...

4pm
Virtual Event
Manhattan Short Film Festival

Manhattan Short is the only event of its kind. The Final Nine screen simultaneously across the world during a one-month period, with the Best Film and Best...

Virtual Cooking Class: Olive Connection

Come learn how to use flavored oils and viewers for many recipes. We have teamed up with Olive Connection in Brookline, MA to use their special products....

4pm
Virtual Event
Livestream: A Lil' Ladyfest

Ladyfest is an annual music festival typically held on Circuit Avenue and presented by The Ritz to raise awareness and funds for CONNECT To End Domestic...

Throwing Pottery

This intermediate/advanced class is for those who can already throw on the wheel but want to learn new shapes and how to work larger. Each week students will...

Ghosts of Martha's Vineyard

Reading about the paranormal in the pandemic may lead to paranoia or prove a virtual pleasure. We invite you to peek between the pages of Ghosts of Martha’s...

Island Lore Night

Listen to Martha's Vineyard Regional High School students share their spooky stories inspired by objects in the Martha's Vineyard Museum collection at...

6pm
Virtual Event
Not-So-Spooky Stories

There are so many great "not-so-spooky" stories to share in October. Join Sarah for some read-aloud videos of her favorite October reads before bedtime...

Bodhi Path Martha's Vineyard

Group meditation practice via Zoom. We will be following the same format as when we all come together to meditate in person. There will be 3 fifteen minute...

MV Quilt Guild Online Meeting

The MV Modern Quilt Guild has gone virtual. Join them on alternating Wednesdays and Thursdays. The MV Quilt Guild is always open to new members. Email...

Virtual Abel's Hill Cemetery Walk

Meet the interesting (and departed) occupants of Abel’s Hill Cemetery in Chilmark with Ghosts of Martha’s Vineyard author Tom Dresser as he walks among the...

On the Rocks

A young New York mother faced with sudden doubts about her marriage teams up with her larger-than-life playboy father to tail her husband. What follows is a...

Virtual Movie Club

Join us via zoom or call in to chat about Hoopla's Movie of the Month. This month's movie: A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night. The first Iranian Vampire...

October 23 - 29, 2020