Events

June 1 - 7, 2020

Monday, June 1

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...

11:30am
Virtual Event
Kaiut Yoga Online

Online Kaiut Yoga classes are offered through Zoom taking advantage of being home to create a practice environment that supports your deepening awareness and...

12:30pm
Virtual Event
Online: Adult Community Dance Class

Your favorite dance class goes virtual. The Yard and the West Tisbury Library present Adult Community Dance Class through Zoom. This class welcomes adults,...

2pm
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
Virtual Event

Tuesday, June 2

Kaiut Yoga Online

Online Kaiut Yoga classes are offered through Zoom taking advantage of being home to create a practice environment that supports your deepening awareness and...

9am
Virtual Event
Supportive Day Zoom Program for 55+

Martha's Vineyard Center for Living hosts weekly programs offering: music, exercise, conversation and socializing. For an invite and information call or...

10am
Virtual Event
Plant Sale

Warm weather crops: tomatoes, eggplant, jilo, flowers, pumpkins, watermelon, cucumbers and more. Order online, then pick-up.

Virtual Space Adventure Book Club

Join Captain Chris on the UCP Schmorgenborgen *of dealth* for a fun romp through the multiverse, now featuring online play. Using the power of the internet,...

1pm
Virtual Event
Online Mixed Level ESL Class

The West Tisbury Library will host a weekly online conversational ESL class with instructor Jonah Kaplan-Woolner. Mr. Kaplan-Woolner has been teaching...

2pm
Virtual Event
Grow Your Own Garden

Join Island Grown Schools virtually for weekly backyard and container gardening guidance throughout the growing season. Email tim@igimv.org for Zoom invite.

6pm
Virtual Event
Online Meditation

Group meditation practice via Zoom.

6pm
Virtual Event
Virtual Cookbook Club

Every month we'll cook different recipes from the same cookbook and meet virtually on Zoom to share and discuss. Please email oakbluffslibrary@gmail.com for...

7pm
Virtual Event
Writing & Poetry Series

Open floor readings continue. Sign up to read, or just join the Zoom meeting to listen. Reading this week is Barbara Peckham, Ilmarinen Vogel, Cat Finch and...

7pm
Virtual Event
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, June 3

Online: Adult Community Dance Class

Your favorite dance class goes virtual. The Yard and the West Tisbury Library present Adult Community Dance Class through Zoom. This class welcomes adults,...

10:30am
Virtual Event
Online Art Classes

With Island artist Elizabeth Whelan. May 13 - Botanical Drawing May 20 - Intro to Drawing the Human Head May 27 - Composition Tips & Tricks for Drawing and...

11am
Virtual Event
Kaiut Yoga Online

Online Kaiut Yoga classes are offered through Zoom taking advantage of being home to create a practice environment that supports your deepening awareness and...

12:30pm
Virtual Event
Virtual Beginner's Painting Class

We will begin with the basics, composition, drawing, lights and darks. From there we shall paint... learning as we go that shadows and light tell us the time...

3pm
Virtual Event
Online Beginner Bass Guitar Lessons

West Tisbury Library presents a 5-class series with musician and instructor Andy Herr on learning to play bass guitar (electric or acoustic). These classes...

5pm
Virtual Event
Virtual Death Café

The West Tisbury Library presents a virtual Death Café via Zoom. This event will be hosted by facilitator and co-founder of Massachusetts' first Death Café...

6:30pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, June 4

Kaiut Yoga Online

Online Kaiut Yoga classes are offered through Zoom taking advantage of being home to create a practice environment that supports your deepening awareness and...

9am
Virtual Event
Supportive Day Zoom Program for 55+

Martha's Vineyard Center for Living hosts weekly programs offering: music, exercise, conversation and socializing. For an invite and information call or...

10am
Virtual Event
Virtual Little Bird Music Class

Seasonal songs and movement. The class is somewhat structured but it's a free flowing environment, allowing space for magic to happen in the moment. Children...

10:30am
Virtual Event
Blood Drive

The America Red Cross has put out a call for blood donations in an effort to keep available supply up during this period. The Red Cross says donating blood...

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...

Beginner Ukulele Class

West Tisbury Library offers a Beginner Ukulele Class for ages 8 and up, taught by musician Andy Herr through a series of five Zoom classes. Participants will...

5pm
Virtual Event
Ticks and Tick-Borne Illnesses on MV

Updated tick information from our resident expert, Richard Johnson. "Ticks and Tick-Borne Illnesses on MV: What Every Resident and Visitor Should Know" -...

5pm
Virtual Event
Home Recording & Mixing for Beginners

Interested in learning how to record your own music, podcast or other audio from your home? Join the West Tisbury Library and musician Sheik for a class on...

5:30pm
Virtual Event
2020 Best of the Vineyard Party

Mingle with the winners under the tent at Farm Neck Cafe as Martha's Vineyard Magazine announces the results of its annual poll for the 2020 Best of the...

Corrective Exercises to Help Attain & Maintain Ideal Posture

Posture is the position in which you hold your body against gravity while standing, sitting, or lying down. Chances are yours could do with some improvement....

6pm
Virtual Event
Online Meditation

Group meditation practice via Zoom.

6pm
Virtual Event
Opening Day: MV Sharks

Enjoy the Island's own collegiate summer baseball team as they take on the Newport Gulls for their first game of the 2020 season.

Friday, June 5

Virtual Family Fun Walk/Run

Join the Amity Island Running Club for a virtual Family Fun Walk/Run. During this time of social distancing, we will be hosting a virtual run to help keep...

Virtual Event
The Misty Treasury  by  Margeurite Henry

Virtual storytime with horses for kids of all ages.

9am
Virtual Event
Plant Post Pop-Up

Althea Desings will be be hosting Plant Post for a parking lot pop-up. Shop grab and go bouquets, houseplants and airplants - in addition to Althea's...

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...

11:30am
Virtual Event
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. Call or email...

1pm
Virtual Event
Online Workshop: In the Poetry Garden

The West Tisbury Library will host In the Poetry Garden, a weekly online poetry gathering led by KT Herr. We'll come together using Zoom for a more-or-less...

3pm
Virtual Event
Online Poetry

With Donald Nitchie. A workshop consisting of in-class writing exercises using poems as models. Email tthorpe@clamsnet.org to sign-up and get the Zoom invite.

4pm
Virtual Event
Beginner Music Theory

Learn the basics of music theory through five online Zoom classes taught by Andy Herr, a musician and instructor, through the West Tisbury Library....

5pm
Virtual Event
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.

5pm
Virtual Event
Virtual First Friday

Art, Zoom, shopping, studio tours, live music and workshops.

6pm
Virtual Event
Stand in Solidarity

Call to rise up and take a stand. Prioritize racial equity and social justice. Stand in solidarity honoring ancestors. Drumming, speaking, singing and sharing.

Saturday, June 6

Cross-Island Hike

Each year since 1993, the land bank has observed National Trails Day – the first Saturday of June – by conducting a day-long hike across the Island to expose...

Walk

The Eversource Walk for Boston Children’s Hospital is the one time each year when our entire community — patients, families, hospital employees — comes...

Virtual Event
Kaiut Yoga Online

Online Kaiut Yoga classes are offered through Zoom taking advantage of being home to create a practice environment that supports your deepening awareness and...

9am
Virtual Event
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...

Come and fill your garden.

Public sale of veggies, flowers and perennials. Join the Greenhouse for $40/$50 per year.

Virtual Art Class: Painting with the Greats

Join us for this virtual art class with Jen Burkin. Each class has a different theme inspired by a Great artist.

10am
Virtual Event
The Massachusetts Suffrage Movement

In its centennial celebration of the 1920 passage of the 19th Amendment, the League of Women Voters of Martha's Vineyard will be hosting a virtual...

11am
Virtual Event
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...

11am
Virtual Event
Virtual Talk: Farmers, Chefs & Water Protectors - Food Sovereignty in Indian Country

With Dr. Elizabeth Hoover, Associate Professor of American Studies at Brown University. Email aquinnahcc@gmail.com for Zoom info.

6pm
Virtual Event
Kinda Live Zoom Session

Featuring Mike Benjamin, Jodi Sampson, Sean McMahon & Siren Mayhew, Dana Edelman, Ellen Biskis, Wes Nagy, Brad Tucker and Rosie.

8pm
Virtual Event

Sunday, June 7

Walk

The Eversource Walk for Boston Children’s Hospital is the one time each year when our entire community — patients, families, hospital employees — comes...

Virtual Event
Morning Prayer: Grace Episcopal Church

We are moving to an online service of Morning Prayer on Sundays. A service bulletin and a video stream of the service will be posted on the website early...

Virtual Event
Online Meditation

With Elliott Dacher, MD.

10am
Virtual Event
Online Meditation

Group practice online via Zoom.

10am
Virtual Event
Virtual Sunday Worship: First Congregational Church of West Tisbury

Join us for Virtual Church with a reflection from Rev. Cathlin Baker and music provided by Bill Peek and Molly Conole.

10am
Virtual Event
 Virtual Service: Unitarian Universalist Society

Cry Uncle, Molly - Reverend Bill Clark. Rev. Bill returns to our pulpit as he explores the cry of “uncle.” Does anyone remember what it means? It is a line...

11am
Virtual Event

June 1 - 7, 2020