Events

August 5 - 11, 2020

Wednesday, August 5

Online Auction: Animal Shelter of Martha's Vineyard

In these very uncertain times of Covid-19, we have had to make the difficult decision to cancel our annual 2020 Garden Party, our biggest fund-raiser for the...

Virtual Event
Virtual Exhibit: Sensational Art from Vineyard Artists

Featuring the work of Marston Clough, Nancy Shaw Cramer, Kate Feiffer, Barbara Kassel, Gwen Adams Norton and Sandy Pimentel. Each artist is exhibiting one...

Virtual Event
Outdoor Yoga

Led by Christina Simmons of Yoga on the Vine. Advance registration required.

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...

8am
Virtual Event
Access-Able Guided Tours

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

Acrylic Painting

With John Holladay. We have everyone from beginners to professionals in these classes. Come with a drawing or photograph that you would like to paint. Don't...

Chilmark Flea Market

The oldest outdoor Flea Market venue on the Island. The "Flea" has evolved into a market like no other. High quality hand made items from Vineyard artists...

Felix Neck Nature Adventures

This summer we are able to offer unique experiences exploring the Sanctuary with groups of up to 9 people* and a personal naturalist guide. With expeditions...

Kayak & Stand Up Paddle Board (SUP) Quests

Enjoy Sengekontacket Pond on this self-guided tour. Rhyming quest clues (think: treasure hunt) will help you uncover the story of the pond’s people, places...

MV Sharks Drop-In Clinic

Mac Curran, a member of the sharks for the 2015, 2016 and 2017 season and the all-time appearance leader for the Sharks, also was bullpen coach in 2018-2019...

Mornings on the Farm

Camp may be cancelled but summer is not. Visit the farm and help care for your animal friends in these weekly sessions that run Monday through Friday...

Watercolor Workshop

Join MVAA artist member Ned Reade for watercolor demonstrations, one-on-one instruction, and group critique in a three-day watercolor workshop. You will be...

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...

Virtual Practice

Led by Emily Phillips. Practice is a challenging, high-energy and music-driven fitness class that includes cardio (HIIT), mobility, strength, balance and...

9:15am
Virtual Event
Cape Pogue Kayak & Safari

Explore Cape Pogue Wildlife Refuge by kayak discovering our pristine waters and the life within alongside a natural history guide. All kayak levels welcome....

Artist Exhibition

Featuring Valentine, June Schoppe, Paul Beebe, Christine Beebe and Ned Reade.

Cape Pogue Lighthouse Tour & Refuge Safari

Explore the only wildlife refuge on Chappaquiddick by open-air, over-sand vehicle as you trek to the remote Cape Pogue Light. Learn the local and natural...

Children's Scavenger Hunts

Stop by the library to pick up a scavenger hunt checklist, or print one from our website, and search storefront windows on Circuit Ave. to find the images....

Sunset Paddle in Menemsha

There is no better way to see the beauty Martha’s Vineyard than by paddle board. Our guides are very knowledgable and passionate about the Island and will...

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...

Virtual Stars Zoom Camp

Join instructor Katherine Reid for an hour of theater fun. For ages 8 to 11. Please pre-register. We will send you an ID and password and your child can...

10am
Virtual Event
Architectural Walking Tour

Starting at The Carnegie, this 90-minute tour winds its way through the commercial core of Edgartown; making stops at the 1703 John Coffin House, the Village...

Talk: Diversity Equity and Inclusion

This event will build on July's talk about the current DEI movement- digging in to next steps and reviewing tools for nonprofit leaders. Dr. Robin Hindsman...

10:30am
Virtual Event
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...

Gilded Jungle Leaf Bowl by Jennifer C. McCurdy

Realistic paintings and fine art porcelian. Show up daily through Sept. 8.

Museum Docent Tour

Our trained docents are ready to take your family on a tour of the outdoor campus this summer. You must sign up for a tour at least 48 hours in advance....

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
Writing Workshop: Thinking Beyond Genre

In this class, with Hanif Abdurraqib, we will look at hybrid form, and pushing past genre. Using texts that blur the lines between memoir, essay, poetry,...

11am
Virtual Event
Cape Pogue Lighthouse Tour & Refuge Safari

Explore the only wildlife refuge on Chappaquiddick by open-air, over-sand vehicle as you trek to the remote Cape Pogue Light. Learn the local and natural...

Children's Craft Takeaway Bags

Stop by the library (lower parking lot) every Wednesday and request a children's craft bag to take away at our curbside window, then complete craft at home....

Virtual Pilates

Taught by Kimberly Murry.

12pm
Virtual Event
Virtual Stars Zoom Camp

Join instructor Katherine Reid for an hour of theater fun. For ages 12 to 14. Please pre-register. We will send you an ID and password and your child can...

12pm
Virtual Event
Edgartown Harbor Front Walking Tour

This 45-minute tour begins at The Carnegie and highlights three of Vineyard Trust’s iconic maritime properties, the Osborne Wharf Building, Norton Boathouse...

Farmer for a Day

Put on your boots and get ready for some fun. Get a glimpse into the life of a farmer with some hands-on farm experience checking in and completing chores...

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...

Power Skating Clinic

For U12 and under. High-tempo edge work, acceleration and power skating, with and without pucks. Email mvyhcoach@gmail.com to sign up.

Cape Pogue Lighthouse Tour & Refuge Safari

Explore the only wildlife refuge on Chappaquiddick by open-air, over-sand vehicle as you trek to the remote Cape Pogue Light. Learn the local and natural...

Literary Edgartown Walking Tour

Discover Edgartown’s literary heritage from Herman Melville and Frederick Douglass to Oompa Loompas and a big red dog in a two-hour walking tour hosted by...

Museum Docent Tour

Our trained docents are ready to take your family on a tour of the outdoor campus this summer. You must sign up for a tour at least 48 hours in advance....

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...

Teen Discord Gaming

Teens ages 12 to 18 can join Caitlyn virtually on Discord to play Jackbox Games. Play games like Drawful 2, Quiplash, Split the Room, and You Don't Know...

3pm
Virtual Event
Lobster Rolls - Chappy

Marion Harding’s original recipe. Order your yummy Lobster Rolls at the CCC Office by 1 p.m. Tuesday. Pick up 4 to 6 p.m. on Wednesday.

Online Course: Mobile Phone Photography for Marketing & Social Media

This 4-week online course with Marnely Murray runs Wednesdays, Aug 5.-Aug. 26. In this class, you will learn hands-on tips and tricks that you can apply...

4pm
Virtual Event
AAA Virtual Program: Under the Hood

Under the Hood: An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure when it comes to basic car care maintenance. Presented by experts from AAA Northeast.

4:30pm
Virtual Event
Online Workshop: Financial Aid 101

Confused by the process of applying for financial aid to help pay for education after high school? Looking for tips and techniques to maximize the amount of...

4:30pm
Virtual Event
Guided Paddle Board Tour

There is no better way to see the beauty Martha’s Vineyard than by paddle board. Our guides are very knowledgable and passionate about the Island and will...

Online Artist Reception: Picturing the Fair - A Virtual Exhibition

Join the West Tisbury Library’s first digital Zoom art reception celebrating the group photography show, “Picturing the Fair: A Virtual Exhibition.” This...

5pm
Virtual Event
Talk: How the MV Shellfish Group Uses Raw Bar Refuse for Oyster Restoration

Since 2011 MVSG's Shell Recovery Partnership has collected shells from restaurants and events for use in their oyster restoration projects in Tisbury and...

5pm
Virtual Event
A One of a Kind Chefs' Dinner

The Terrace Restaurant's very first chef from 1973, Pierre Delos, and our current chef, Patric Martineau, will be cooking a delectable 5-course tasting menu...

Random tarot cards

Unlock the door to the fascinating and magical world of tarot...and grant yourself a greater and more enriched understanding of your life. Tarot is a...

6pm
Virtual Event
Virtual Concert: Vineyard Sound

The boys of summer are back, virtually. Stream here: https://www.vineyardsound.org/shows or https://www.facebook.com/VineyardSound.

7pm
Virtual Event
Community Sing

Fun for the entire family. Join us in the Tabernacle for a patriotic Community Sing—a weekly Camp Ground tradition for over 100 years. The program includes a...

Doc Week: Nomad - In the Footsteps of Bruce Chatwin

When legendary writer and adventurer Bruce Chatwin was dying of AIDS, he summoned his friend and collaborator Werner Herzog, asking to see his recent film...

Summer Drive-In: Can You Hear Us Now?

Introduced by Tony Shalhoub, Brooke Adams, and (via Zoom) director Jim Cricchi. Small-town activism. Nail-biting elections. A last-minute power grab. In...

Martha’s Vineyard Comedy Fest

Join us as we celebrate 10 years of laughter with some of your favorite African American comedians on the "circuit".

9pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, August 6

20 Landmarks in 2020 Campaign

Each year, Vineyard Trust raises a significant portion of its annual operating budget from The Taste of the Vineyard Gourmet Stroll and Patron’s Party &...

Virtual Event
Online Auction: Animal Shelter of Martha's Vineyard

In these very uncertain times of Covid-19, we have had to make the difficult decision to cancel our annual 2020 Garden Party, our biggest fund-raiser for the...

Virtual Event
Virtual Exhibit: Sensational Art from Vineyard Artists

Featuring the work of Marston Clough, Nancy Shaw Cramer, Kate Feiffer, Barbara Kassel, Gwen Adams Norton and Sandy Pimentel. Each artist is exhibiting one...

Virtual Event
Hiroshima Day Vigil

Annual remembrance and rededication to peace.

Outdoor Yoga

Led by Lorrane Menezes of Yoga on the Vine. Advance registration required.

Virtual Yoga

Lead by Founder and Director of Yoga at The Yard, Mollie Doyle.

8am
Virtual Event
Yoga on the Beach

Outdoors Yoga with Rachel Elion Baird. Greet the morning on beautiful Lobsterville Beach. Full body breathing and asana postures are structured with care to...

Access-Able Guided Tours

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

Felix Neck Nature Adventures

This summer we are able to offer unique experiences exploring the Sanctuary with groups of up to 9 people* and a personal naturalist guide. With expeditions...

Kayak & Stand Up Paddle Board (SUP) Quests

Enjoy Sengekontacket Pond on this self-guided tour. Rhyming quest clues (think: treasure hunt) will help you uncover the story of the pond’s people, places...

MV Sharks Drop-In Clinic

Mac Curran, a member of the sharks for the 2015, 2016 and 2017 season and the all-time appearance leader for the Sharks, also was bullpen coach in 2018-2019...

Mornings on the Farm

Camp may be cancelled but summer is not. Visit the farm and help care for your animal friends in these weekly sessions that run Monday through Friday...

Watercolor Workshop

Join MVAA artist member Ned Reade for watercolor demonstrations, one-on-one instruction, and group critique in a three-day watercolor workshop. You will be...

Virtual Yoga

Led by Sherry Sidoti. Ms. Sidoti’s vision is to provide a warm and welcoming environment for the teachings of yoga to find us in our everyday lives. Sherry...

9:15am
Virtual Event
Cape Pogue Kayak & Safari

Explore Cape Pogue Wildlife Refuge by kayak discovering our pristine waters and the life within alongside a natural history guide. All kayak levels welcome....

Family Guided Kayak Tours

Accompany a Felix Neck naturalist for an adventure on Sengekontacket Pond. Explore the salt marsh and search for pond wildlife. All trips focus on the...

"Regatta Day" by Marjorie Mason

Vineyard Landscapes - The 2020 Collection by one of the Vineyard's favorite landscape artists, Marjorie Mason. Up daily all summer.

Art Installation: Now

The art installation named NOW! will be on view at the MV Museum through the month of August. A commentary about our current circumstances with the...

Artist Exhibition

Featuring Valentine, June Schoppe, Paul Beebe, Christine Beebe and Ned Reade.

Artist Premiere

Featuring Craig Mooney, Traeger di Pietro and Sergio Roffo.

Cape Pogue Lighthouse Tour & Refuge Safari

Explore the only wildlife refuge on Chappaquiddick by open-air, over-sand vehicle as you trek to the remote Cape Pogue Light. Learn the local and natural...

Sunset Paddle in Menemsha

There is no better way to see the beauty Martha’s Vineyard than by paddle board. Our guides are very knowledgable and passionate about the Island and will...

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...

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...

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,...

Virtual Art Class for Kids: Pastels

Join us via Zoom as Heather instructs kids ages 7 to 14 how to use pastels. Some pastels will be available for pickup via curbside.

10am
Virtual Event
Architectural Walking Tour

Starting at The Carnegie, this 90-minute tour winds its way through the commercial core of Edgartown; making stops at the 1703 John Coffin House, the Village...

Art Show: Sail in to Summer

Annual group show of new works by Peter Batchelder, Adam Waimon, Theresa Girard, Teek Eaton-Koch, Adair Peck, John Holladay, Frauke Klatt, Peggy Turner...

Camp Ground Walking Tours

The 150 year old colorful gingerbread cottages are a must-see in Oak Bluffs. Join a guided walking tour today through the beautiful grounds of the MVCMA....

Museum Docent Tour

Our trained docents are ready to take your family on a tour of the outdoor campus this summer. You must sign up for a tour at least 48 hours in advance....

Virtual Craft Class for Kids

Join us via Zoom for this crafty kids class. Heather will instruct kids ages 7 to 14 on various crafts throughout the summer.

11am
Virtual Event
Writing Workshop: Thinking Beyond Genre

In this class, with Hanif Abdurraqib, we will look at hybrid form, and pushing past genre. Using texts that blur the lines between memoir, essay, poetry,...

11am
Virtual Event
Cape Pogue Lighthouse Tour & Refuge Safari

Explore the only wildlife refuge on Chappaquiddick by open-air, over-sand vehicle as you trek to the remote Cape Pogue Light. Learn the local and natural...

Edgartown Harbor Front Walking Tour

This 45-minute tour begins at The Carnegie and highlights three of Vineyard Trust’s iconic maritime properties, the Osborne Wharf Building, Norton Boathouse...

Farmer for a Day

Put on your boots and get ready for some fun. Get a glimpse into the life of a farmer with some hands-on farm experience checking in and completing chores...

Cape Pogue Lighthouse Tour & Refuge Safari

Explore the only wildlife refuge on Chappaquiddick by open-air, over-sand vehicle as you trek to the remote Cape Pogue Light. Learn the local and natural...

Literary Edgartown Walking Tour

Discover Edgartown’s literary heritage from Herman Melville and Frederick Douglass to Oompa Loompas and a big red dog in a two-hour walking tour hosted by...

Museum Docent Tour

Our trained docents are ready to take your family on a tour of the outdoor campus this summer. You must sign up for a tour at least 48 hours in advance....

Virtual Book Group

Join us on Zoom for a community book discussion.

3pm
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...

Open Studio

Island Wampum’s only pop-up show of the summer season.

Concert: Carol Wincenc & Friends

We are very grateful to bring you Carol Wincenc - a world renowned flutist - and acclaimed cellist Velléda Miragias, who will be playing works by Debussy,...

Guided Paddle Board Tour

There is no better way to see the beauty Martha’s Vineyard than by paddle board. Our guides are very knowledgable and passionate about the Island and will...

Mobile Farmers Market

The Mobile Market is a truck stocked with affordable produce and eggs grown on the Island. Our mission is to expand healthy food access for all in our...

Online: Dionis Coffin Riggs Day of Poetry

The West Tisbury Library presents the second annual Dionis Coffin Riggs Day of Poetry. This event will meet virtually on Zoom. This special event was...

5pm
Virtual Event
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...

Summer Speaker Series: Julia Spiro

Julia Spiro discusses her suspensful new novel Someone Else's Secret.

5pm
Virtual Event
The Quick & Dirty: Carpal Tunnel Self-Assessment

Carpal tunnel syndrome, also called median nerve compression, is a condition that causes numbness, tingling, or weakness in your hand. Often, people don't...

6pm
Virtual Event
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...

Author Talk: Skip Finley

With Skip Finley via Zoom on his new book Whaling Captains of Color: America’s First Meritocracy. Whaling was the first American industry to exhibit any...

7pm
Virtual Event
Doc Week: Helmut Newton - The Bad and the Beautiful

One of the great masters of photography, Helmut Newton made a name for himself exploring the female form, and his cult status continues long after his tragic...

Summer Institute Speaker: Bret Stephens

The Post-Covid World. Bret Stephens is an op-ed columnist for The New York Times and a senior political analyst for MSNBC. Previously, he was deputy editor...

7:30pm
Virtual Event
Summer Drive-In: Bull Durham

Introduced (via Zoom) by writer and director Ron Shelton. A sizzling romantic comedy and arguably the best of all films about baseball, Bull Durham captures...

Martha’s Vineyard Comedy Fest

Join us as we celebrate 10 years of laughter with some of your favorite African American comedians on the "circuit".

9pm
Virtual Event

Friday, August 7

20 Landmarks in 2020 Campaign

Each year, Vineyard Trust raises a significant portion of its annual operating budget from The Taste of the Vineyard Gourmet Stroll and Patron’s Party &...

Virtual Event
MV African American Film Festival

After extensive consultation with all of our partners we have decided to postpone the 2020 MVAAFF and pivot the festival to Oct. 6 to 10 in Denver, CO. The...

Online Auction: Animal Shelter of Martha's Vineyard

In these very uncertain times of Covid-19, we have had to make the difficult decision to cancel our annual 2020 Garden Party, our biggest fund-raiser for the...

Virtual Event
Virtual Chilmark Road Race

This year’s Chilmark Road Race participants may not be running up and down the hills of Middle Road with 1,600 pairs of feet around them, but we want you to...

Virtual Event
Virtual Exhibit: Sensational Art from Vineyard Artists

Featuring the work of Marston Clough, Nancy Shaw Cramer, Kate Feiffer, Barbara Kassel, Gwen Adams Norton and Sandy Pimentel. Each artist is exhibiting one...

Virtual Event
Outdoor Yoga

Led by Tom Coye of Yoga on the Vine. Advance registration required.

All Levels Kripalu Flow Yoga Class

Class led by Jason Mazar-Kelly (Yogijay). This class is focused on soothing the nervous system through a combination of movement, breathwork, and meditation....

8am
Virtual Event
Virtual Yoga

Lead by Founder and Director of Yoga at The Yard, Mollie Doyle.

8am
Virtual Event
Yoga on the Beach

Outdoors Yoga with Rachel Elion Baird. Greet the morning on beautiful Lobsterville Beach. Full body breathing and asana postures are structured with care to...

Access-Able Guided Tours

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

Approaching Painting

Painting in watercolor, oil or acrylic with Eva Cincotta. This class combines demos, techniques and individual instruction to students on how to loosen up....

Felix Neck Nature Adventures

This summer we are able to offer unique experiences exploring the Sanctuary with groups of up to 9 people* and a personal naturalist guide. With expeditions...

Kayak & Stand Up Paddle Board (SUP) Quests

Enjoy Sengekontacket Pond on this self-guided tour. Rhyming quest clues (think: treasure hunt) will help you uncover the story of the pond’s people, places...

Mornings on the Farm

Camp may be cancelled but summer is not. Visit the farm and help care for your animal friends in these weekly sessions that run Monday through Friday...

Practice Exercise Class

With Emily Phillips. Practice is a challenging, high-energy and music-driven fitness class that includes cardio (HIIT), mobility, strength, balance and...

Cape Pogue Kayak & Safari

Explore Cape Pogue Wildlife Refuge by kayak discovering our pristine waters and the life within alongside a natural history guide. All kayak levels welcome....

Art Installation: Now

The art installation named NOW! will be on view at the MV Museum through the month of August. A commentary about our current circumstances with the...

Artist Exhibition

Featuring Valentine, June Schoppe, Paul Beebe, Christine Beebe and Ned Reade.

Cape Pogue Lighthouse Tour & Refuge Safari

Explore the only wildlife refuge on Chappaquiddick by open-air, over-sand vehicle as you trek to the remote Cape Pogue Light. Learn the local and natural...

Dementia Caregiver Support Group

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

10am
Virtual Event
Sunset Paddle in Menemsha

There is no better way to see the beauty Martha’s Vineyard than by paddle board. Our guides are very knowledgable and passionate about the Island and will...

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...

Sankofa Festival of African-American Literature & Culture

Our fifth annual festival goes digital. This year we will have a round table discussion on the topic of The Resonance of Africa in African-American Culture...

10am
Virtual Event
Alpaca Yoga

To experience Alpaca Yoga first hand at Island Alpaca, bring your own mat or purchase one at the farm and safely enjoy a stress-relieving hour with these...

Architectural Walking Tour

Starting at The Carnegie, this 90-minute tour winds its way through the commercial core of Edgartown; making stops at the 1703 John Coffin House, the Village...

Live Storytime

Join Chris every Friday morning on the Edgartown Library Children's Place Facebook page for a different fairytale each week.

10:30am
Virtual Event
Virtual Imagineering Crafts

Join Mary Jane via Zoom for a weekly craft demonstration. Pick up the new craft every Wednesday at the library between noon and 4 p.m. Email...

Live Art Friday & Parking Lot Pop-Up

Join us for Live Art Friday hosted by Althea Designs. Shop the parking lot pop-up. Vendors include Conrado, Frock, Plant Post, Island Spray MV and other...

Museum Docent Tour

Our trained docents are ready to take your family on a tour of the outdoor campus this summer. You must sign up for a tour at least 48 hours in advance....

Writing Workshop: Thinking Beyond Genre

In this class, with Hanif Abdurraqib, we will look at hybrid form, and pushing past genre. Using texts that blur the lines between memoir, essay, poetry,...

11am
Virtual Event
Balance: Chi Kung, Yoga & Breathe

Led by Kanta Lipsky. In this class, we will explore ways to strengthen our connection to the earth and increase our bodies’ ability to maintain good balance....

11:30am
Virtual Event
Cape Pogue Lighthouse Tour & Refuge Safari

Explore the only wildlife refuge on Chappaquiddick by open-air, over-sand vehicle as you trek to the remote Cape Pogue Light. Learn the local and natural...

Interactive Movie Bags for Kids

Stop by the library (lower parking lot) every Friday and request an interactive movie bag full of items required to experience your own interactive movie at...

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 Community Dance Class

This East African dance class runs for one hour and is taught by Godfrey Muwulya.

12pm
Virtual Event
Edgartown Harbor Front Walking Tour

This 45-minute tour begins at The Carnegie and highlights three of Vineyard Trust’s iconic maritime properties, the Osborne Wharf Building, Norton Boathouse...

Farmer for a Day

Put on your boots and get ready for some fun. Get a glimpse into the life of a farmer with some hands-on farm experience checking in and completing chores...

Cape Pogue Lighthouse Tour & Refuge Safari

Explore the only wildlife refuge on Chappaquiddick by open-air, over-sand vehicle as you trek to the remote Cape Pogue Light. Learn the local and natural...

Literary Edgartown Walking Tour

Discover Edgartown’s literary heritage from Herman Melville and Frederick Douglass to Oompa Loompas and a big red dog in a two-hour walking tour hosted by...

Museum Docent Tour

Our trained docents are ready to take your family on a tour of the outdoor campus this summer. You must sign up for a tour at least 48 hours in advance....

Grace Church Lobster Rolls

Best of the Vineyard lobster rolls for sale. $20 for a lobster roll and chips. Hotdogs for $3. Slice of pie for $5. Drive-up takeout only this summer. You...

Mobile Farmers Market

The Mobile Market is a truck stocked with affordable produce and eggs grown on the Island. Our mission is to expand healthy food access for all in our...

Take & Make Bags Pick Up

Pick up your pre-made activity bags for kids, prepared with the theme of the following week.

Free-Write Workshop

Free-write” can mean a lot of things. With a guided method, Spencer Thurlow's class will add a little structure so that writers can generate content that...

4pm
Virtual Event
Guided Paddle Board Tour

There is no better way to see the beauty Martha’s Vineyard than by paddle board. Our guides are very knowledgable and passionate about the Island and will...

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.

Sunset Concert Series

Popular Island musicians play on the Tabernacle Green.

Vineyard Sound Concert

Bring your own picnic and enjoy the Vineyard Sound.

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...

Doc Week: Rebuilding Paradise

One of the great masters of photography, Helmut Newton made a name for himself exploring the female form, and his cult status continues long after his tragic...

Neil Shubin, University of Chicago

"Fossils, Genes and the Origin of Limbs from Fish Fins" The transformation of fins into limbs entailed many changes, most notable the origin of digits and...

8pm
Virtual Event
Outdoor Screening & Discussion: Keepers of the Light

Built more than 200 years ago, the Gay Head Lighthouse is one of America’s most famous beacons. From whaling days to the advent of electrification, Keepers...

Summer Drive-In: A Series of Unfortunate Events

Introduced by director Brad Silberling. This is the original film adaptation of Daniel Handler's bestselling series for children and teens. When a fire...

Saturday, August 8

20 Landmarks in 2020 Campaign

Each year, Vineyard Trust raises a significant portion of its annual operating budget from The Taste of the Vineyard Gourmet Stroll and Patron’s Party &...

Virtual Event
MV African American Film Festival

After extensive consultation with all of our partners we have decided to postpone the 2020 MVAAFF and pivot the festival to Oct. 6 to 10 in Denver, CO. The...

Online Auction: Animal Shelter of Martha's Vineyard

In these very uncertain times of Covid-19, we have had to make the difficult decision to cancel our annual 2020 Garden Party, our biggest fund-raiser for the...

Virtual Event
Virtual Chilmark Road Race

This year’s Chilmark Road Race participants may not be running up and down the hills of Middle Road with 1,600 pairs of feet around them, but we want you to...

Virtual Event
Virtual Exhibit: Sensational Art from Vineyard Artists

Featuring the work of Marston Clough, Nancy Shaw Cramer, Kate Feiffer, Barbara Kassel, Gwen Adams Norton and Sandy Pimentel. Each artist is exhibiting one...

Virtual Event
Outdoor Yoga

Led by Lorrane Menezes of Yoga on the Vine. Advance registration required.

Yoga at the Martha's Vineyard Museum

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

Yoga in the Field

With Rachel Elion Baird, RYT. Full body breathing and asana postures in the beautiful field garden are structured with care to nourish the body and mind,...

Chilmark Flea Market

The oldest outdoor Flea Market venue on the Island. The "Flea" has evolved into a market like no other. High quality hand made items from Vineyard artists...

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...

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...

Outdoor Yoga

With Sherry Sidoti. Ms. Sidoti’s vision is to provide a warm and welcoming environment for the teachings of yoga to find us in our everyday lives. She is a...

Cape Pogue Kayak & Safari

Explore Cape Pogue Wildlife Refuge by kayak discovering our pristine waters and the life within alongside a natural history guide. All kayak levels welcome....

Farm Tour with Meadow Hayride

Explore the FARM with a guided tour. Ever wondered how many eggs a chicken lays a day? What our cows eat? (Hint: they are 100% grass fed.) Whether you’re a...

MV Dems Meeting

Focus on the U.S. Senate Primary Rep. Joseph P. Kennedy III (MA-04), who wants to unseat incumbent Senator Ed Markey in the Democratic primary, will call in...

9:30am
Virtual Event
Pilates Class

With Judy Kranz. Email rrooney@clamsnet.org to sign up. Limited space to 8 per day. Please sign-up for one day to start.

9:30am
Virtual Event
Art Installation: Now

The art installation named NOW! will be on view at the MV Museum through the month of August. A commentary about our current circumstances with the...

Cape Pogue Lighthouse Tour & Refuge Safari

Explore the only wildlife refuge on Chappaquiddick by open-air, over-sand vehicle as you trek to the remote Cape Pogue Light. Learn the local and natural...

Sunset Paddle in Menemsha

There is no better way to see the beauty Martha’s Vineyard than by paddle board. Our guides are very knowledgable and passionate about the Island and will...

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...

Farm Tour with Meadow Hayride

Explore the FARM with a guided tour. Ever wondered how many eggs a chicken lays a day? What our cows eat? (Hint: they are 100% grass fed.) Whether you’re a...

Architectural Walking Tour

Starting at The Carnegie, this 90-minute tour winds its way through the commercial core of Edgartown; making stops at the 1703 John Coffin House, the Village...

Chilmark Road Race

Since 1978, the Chilmark Road Race (5K) has been run along beautiful but oh-so-hilly Middle Road. Proceeds from the race are donated to the Town Affairs...

Art Show: Midsummer

The Louisa Gould Gallery is pleased to announce that Susan Cabral has joined the stable of artists. In addition, Murray Taylor will be a quest artist for...

Artist Exhibition

Featuring Rosalie Ripaldi Shane, Judith Howells, Anna Finnerty, Nancy Walton, Anne Grandin and Margaret Emerson.

Farm Tour with Meadow Hayride

Explore the FARM with a guided tour. Ever wondered how many eggs a chicken lays a day? What our cows eat? (Hint: they are 100% grass fed.) Whether you’re a...

Museum Docent Tour

Our trained docents are ready to take your family on a tour of the outdoor campus this summer. You must sign up for a tour at least 48 hours in advance....

STEM Saturdays

Pick up a STEM kit. Best of ages 6 to 11. July 11: Mystery in a bag July 25: Marble run Aug. 8: Paper airplanes Aug. 22: Catapult kits

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...

Cape Pogue Lighthouse Tour & Refuge Safari

Explore the only wildlife refuge on Chappaquiddick by open-air, over-sand vehicle as you trek to the remote Cape Pogue Light. Learn the local and natural...

Cape Pogue Lighthouse Tour & Refuge Safari

Explore the only wildlife refuge on Chappaquiddick by open-air, over-sand vehicle as you trek to the remote Cape Pogue Light. Learn the local and natural...

Margot Datz's Annual Art Show & Reception

"Into The BeWilderness." Original paintings in antique frames. Limited edition giclee prints.

Museum Docent Tour

Our trained docents are ready to take your family on a tour of the outdoor campus this summer. You must sign up for a tour at least 48 hours in advance....

AALCF: Steel Impressions Steelband

An interactive 60-minute performance demonstrating the versatility of the steel pan with performances of various genres of music. A brief presentation of the...

3pm
Virtual Event
Mindprints: Arrowheads & Thoreau

This presentation, with Duncan Caldwell, will examine Thoreau’s relationship with prehistoric artifacts, demonstrating the ways that collecting them affected...

4pm
Virtual Event
Guided Paddle Board Tour

There is no better way to see the beauty Martha’s Vineyard than by paddle board. Our guides are very knowledgable and passionate about the Island and will...

Exhibit Opening

With work by Randy Coleman, abstracts/acrylics; and Rayhart, acrylics.

Summer Drive-In: Inside Man

Introduced by director Spike Lee. An NYPD detective (Denzel Washington), a bank robber (Clive Owen), and a high-powered broker (Jodie Foster) enter...

Virtual Concert: Vineyard Sound

The boys of summer are back, virtually. Stream here: https://www.vineyardsound.org/shows or https://www.facebook.com/VineyardSound.

8pm
Virtual Event

Sunday, August 9

20 Landmarks in 2020 Campaign

Each year, Vineyard Trust raises a significant portion of its annual operating budget from The Taste of the Vineyard Gourmet Stroll and Patron’s Party &...

Virtual Event
MV African American Film Festival

After extensive consultation with all of our partners we have decided to postpone the 2020 MVAAFF and pivot the festival to Oct. 6 to 10 in Denver, CO. The...

Online Auction: Animal Shelter of Martha's Vineyard

In these very uncertain times of Covid-19, we have had to make the difficult decision to cancel our annual 2020 Garden Party, our biggest fund-raiser for the...

Virtual Event
Virtual Chilmark Road Race

This year’s Chilmark Road Race participants may not be running up and down the hills of Middle Road with 1,600 pairs of feet around them, but we want you to...

Virtual Event
Virtual Exhibit: Sensational Art from Vineyard Artists

Featuring the work of Marston Clough, Nancy Shaw Cramer, Kate Feiffer, Barbara Kassel, Gwen Adams Norton and Sandy Pimentel. Each artist is exhibiting one...

Virtual Event
Outdoor Yoga

Led by Lorrane Menezes of Yoga on the Vine. Advance registration required.

Oak Bluffs Open Market

Enjoy Sundays in Oak Bluffs by the harbor shopping for Island-grown produce, arts, crafts, handmade jewelry and vintage finds. Social distancing and masks...

Restorative Yoga

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

Sunday Worship Service

With Right Rev Dr Jeffery Williams. We are committed to worshiping this summer in a way that makes everyone feel comfortable and safe. A face covering is...

Art Installation: Now

The art installation named NOW! will be on view at the MV Museum through the month of August. A commentary about our current circumstances with the...

Sunset Paddle in Menemsha

There is no better way to see the beauty Martha’s Vineyard than by paddle board. Our guides are very knowledgable and passionate about the Island and will...

Lama Yeshe Drolma

Bodhi Path Martha’s Vineyard wishes to commemorate Lama Yeshe’s activity this summer by sharing her wisdom and compassion. She has been motivating and...