Events

May 14 - 20, 2021

Friday, May 14

Pink & Green Weekend: Spring Downtown StoryWalk

A StoryWalk™ is a fun family activity that places a children’s story (literally a book taken apart) along a walking trail. Geared toward toddler - preschool...

Story Walk

Come take a walk through the grounds and gardens of the Field Gallery and the West Tisbury Public Library. As you walk, you’ll read The Good Egg by Jory John...

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...

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...

Craft Pickup Bags

Come to the Children’s Room pickup window to grab an activity bag to do at home. Crafts will change weekly, and kits are appropriate for children of all...

Dementia Caregiver Support Group

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

Museum Exhibit: Life in Reverse - The Remarkable World of Richard Lee

From the uninhibited subconscious of Richard Lee (1933-2012) evolved an engaging, original and irreverant universe: one filled with reoccurring...

Museum Exhibit: Nature & Change - Stories from the Anthropocene

Islands are dynamic environments, and here on Martha’s Vineyard, we are constantly confronted with changes in the natural world. The fact that change happens...

Museum Exhibit: We Two - Portraits of Vineyard Couples

This exhibition features a selection of portraits of Martha’s Vineyard couples. It includes oil paintings of whaling captains and their wives and more recent...

Museum Exhibit: Wearing History - Island T-Shirts

T-shirts hold a special place in the story of our Island. They commemorate events, showcase businesses and spotlight the artists, thinkers and dreamers among...

Sidewalk Chalk Talk

A socially distanced opportunity to explore with chalk and connect with other caregivers.

Tabletop Art

Join Kristen outside for art projects. Pre-register as space is limited.

Strolling in the Pastures with a Furry Friend!

Walking with alpaca is a way to learn more about how gentle alpacas truly are. A wonderful experience for all ages. Every participant will learn the basics...

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...

Art Show: Cosmosis

A photography exhibit by Libby Ellis will be on display May 9 to June 27. Cosmosis features a collection of cosmos portraits whose intimacy matches that of...

Open Pottery Studio

This is a non-instructional time, supervised by Frank Creney, for those familiar with ceramics to work on their own in the Pottery Studio. Adults only, 18...

Strolling in the Pastures with a Furry Friend!

Walking with alpaca is a way to learn more about how gentle alpacas truly are. A wonderful experience for all ages. Every participant will learn the basics...

Sit & Knit a Bit

Dedicated afternoon knitting/crocheting/quilting time to get the pre-Christmas projects moving forward.

Boys Varsity Baseball

Watch the MVRHS boys varsity baseball team take on Dennis-Yarmouth High School.

The Truffle Hunters

Deep in the forests of Piedmont, Italy, a handful of men, seventy or eighty years young, hunt for the rare and expensive white Alba truffle—which to date has...

Virtual Children's Art Class

For ages 11 to 14. Our classes will revolve around portraiture. From Expressionism to Chuck Close and Van Gogh to the simple silhouette. We’ll experiment...

ACA Logo

ACA is a 12-Step program for people that were raised in a dysfucntional family. Members report experiencing self-doubt and fear as adults and respond as a...

7pm
Virtual Event
Duty Free

After a 75 year-old immigrant mother gets fired without cause from her lifelong job as a hotel housekeeper, her son takes her on a bucket-list adventure to...

Seinfeld Day

Seinfeld marathon to commemorate the day of the final episode. Join us for a trivia challenge, Elaine Dance-Off, a BIG Salad, Junior Mints, Marble Rye &...

Saturday, May 15

Pink & Green Weekend: Spring Downtown StoryWalk

A StoryWalk™ is a fun family activity that places a children’s story (literally a book taken apart) along a walking trail. Geared toward toddler - preschool...

Story Walk

Come take a walk through the grounds and gardens of the Field Gallery and the West Tisbury Public Library. As you walk, you’ll read The Good Egg by Jory John...

Chalk Walk

A socially distanced opportunity to move and explore while following a chalk drawn path.

MV Signs Then & Now

MV Signs Then & Now is a community project encouraging the revival of a signed-language community on MV, similar to the one that existed between late 1600s...

9am
MVTV
Stream Available
Community Shred Day

The event is outdoors, and safety protocols will be in place, including physical distancing, and masks will be required. Bring any unwanted confidential...

Outdoor Yoga

Join YogiJay (Jason Mazar-Kelly) for a fun-filled morning of outdoor yoga accessible to all levels. This weekly event is a great way to connect with the...

Pilates Class

With Judy Kranz. Limited space to 8 per day. Please sign-up for one day to start.

Craft Pickup Bags

Come to the Children’s Room pickup window to grab an activity bag to do at home. Crafts will change weekly, and kits are appropriate for children of all...

Kid's & Teen Take & Make Bag Pick-Up

The Kids Take & Make literacy and learning activity bags and Teen Bags are prepared with the theme of the following week. Bags will be filled with activities...

Museum Exhibit: Life in Reverse - The Remarkable World of Richard Lee

From the uninhibited subconscious of Richard Lee (1933-2012) evolved an engaging, original and irreverant universe: one filled with reoccurring...

Museum Exhibit: Nature & Change - Stories from the Anthropocene

Islands are dynamic environments, and here on Martha’s Vineyard, we are constantly confronted with changes in the natural world. The fact that change happens...

Museum Exhibit: We Two - Portraits of Vineyard Couples

This exhibition features a selection of portraits of Martha’s Vineyard couples. It includes oil paintings of whaling captains and their wives and more recent...

Museum Exhibit: Wearing History - Island T-Shirts

T-shirts hold a special place in the story of our Island. They commemorate events, showcase businesses and spotlight the artists, thinkers and dreamers among...

Virtual STEAM Saturday

Visit our YouTube channel every Saturday for a new Family Saturday STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Mathematics) video, geared toward...

The Food Baskets MV Pick-Up

Food delivery at no cost. First come, first serve. In collaboration with the Greater Boston Food Bank, Good Shepherd Parish offers since April 2019, food...

Waking Up the Garden

Join The FARM Institute and Slough Farm weekly for five weeks this spring to “wake up” the Friendship Garden. Garden educator and Friendship Garden founder...

Strolling in the Pastures with a Furry Friend!

Walking with alpaca is a way to learn more about how gentle alpacas truly are. A wonderful experience for all ages. Every participant will learn the basics...

NAACP of Martha's Vineyard Meeting

General membership meetings are held on the third Saturday of every month. Due to Covid-19, the meetings are presently being held via Zoom.

11am
Virtual Event
Take & Make Crafts

Pick up your craft kit at the Library any Tuesday, Thursday or Saturday in May to make either a butterfly or flowers.

Art Show: Cosmosis

A photography exhibit by Libby Ellis will be on display May 9 to June 27. Cosmosis features a collection of cosmos portraits whose intimacy matches that of...

The Deal: A Workshop on the Mechanics of Book Publishing

The process of transforming a finished draft into a published book can be long and too often cloaked in mystery. In this workshop, with Mya Spalter, we’ll...

Strolling in the Pastures with a Furry Friend!

Walking with alpaca is a way to learn more about how gentle alpacas truly are. A wonderful experience for all ages. Every participant will learn the basics...

Gentle Flow Community Yoga

Led by Hallie Brevetti. This class is focused on a journey towards the self. Through finding lines of energy and intentional movement, you will find a more...

Duty Free

After a 75 year-old immigrant mother gets fired without cause from her lifelong job as a hotel housekeeper, her son takes her on a bucket-list adventure to...

Cooking with Carolina

Every Saturday night Carolina demonstrates how to make a new recipe from her home kitchen on Facebook Live.

Vineyard Bingo

Join the fun at our monthly Zoom Vineyard Bingo night, and play to win a gift certificate to Bunch of Grapes Bookstore. Land on a Vineyard author square and...

About Endlessness

A reflection on human life in all its beauty and cruelty, its splendor and banality. We wander, dreamlike, gently guided by our Scheherazade-esque narrator....

Sunday, May 16

Pink & Green Weekend: Spring Downtown StoryWalk

A StoryWalk™ is a fun family activity that places a children’s story (literally a book taken apart) along a walking trail. Geared toward toddler - preschool...

Story Walk

Come take a walk through the grounds and gardens of the Field Gallery and the West Tisbury Public Library. As you walk, you’ll read The Good Egg by Jory John...

Yoga

Jason Mazar-Kelly (YogiJay) is a certified yoga teacher with thousands of hours of experience in the wellness field. He has been practicing yoga, meditation...

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...

Farm Animal Meet & Greet

Join us for a Farm Animal Meet & Greet to benefit MV 4H Programming. Reserve your space today for this fun fuzzy fundraiser.

Online Meditation

With Khaydroup. We will be following the same format as when we all come together to meditate in person. There will be 3 fifteen minute sessions, with the...

Strolling in the Pastures with a Furry Friend!

Walking with alpaca is a way to learn more about how gentle alpacas truly are. A wonderful experience for all ages. Every participant will learn the basics...

Virtual Service: Unitarian Universalist Society

Listening to Our Own Stories - C.L. Fornari. We often tell the same stories many times, to others and to ourselves. The telling is important, but there's...

Art Show: Cosmosis

A photography exhibit by Libby Ellis will be on display May 9 to June 27. Cosmosis features a collection of cosmos portraits whose intimacy matches that of...

Art Show: Still Fresh - The Art of Flowers

Springtime brings anticipation, joy...and flowers. What better way to honor Holly Alaimo for bringing us The Art of Flowers many years ago, than to continue...

Sunday Worship: UMC of Martha's Vineyard

No matter who you are or where you are on life’s journey, you're welcome here. Covid precautions will be required.

Niantic Park Community Cleanup Day

Join us as we help clean up Niantic Park. Let's keep OB clean and beautiful for the whole community to enjoy. Bring the entire family. Bring your own rake...

Strolling in the Pastures with a Furry Friend!

Walking with alpaca is a way to learn more about how gentle alpacas truly are. A wonderful experience for all ages. Every participant will learn the basics...

Girl Time

A very special pop-up with Beautycounter, Conrado, Lucy Vincent Apparel, Althea Designs and The Vineyard Company.

The Truffle Hunters

Deep in the forests of Piedmont, Italy, a handful of men, seventy or eighty years young, hunt for the rare and expensive white Alba truffle—which to date has...

Duty Free

After a 75 year-old immigrant mother gets fired without cause from her lifelong job as a hotel housekeeper, her son takes her on a bucket-list adventure to...

Monday, May 17

Art Show: Marianne Neill

Marianne Neill lives and paints on Martha's Vineyard where she lives with her husband Jay Lagemann, a sculptor. Ms. Neill paints gouache landscapes;...

Story Walk

Come take a walk through the grounds and gardens of the Field Gallery and the West Tisbury Public Library. As you walk, you’ll read The Good Egg by Jory John...

The enterance gate to the magical sculpture trail

Walk the enchanting Island Folk Pottery sculpture trail. Created by artists Bill O'Callaghan and Heather Goff, the 1/4-mile trail meanders through a magical...

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...

Art Show: Alison Shaw Photography Advanced Mentorship Show

Featuring work by Sarah Bowman, Andrea Dawson, Beth Horstman, Dave Lear, Carol Lehrman, Hillary Noyes-Keene, Emory Petrack, Patti Roberts, Elizabeth Rylander...

Children's Room To-Go Door

Come up to the back door on the children's porch to chat with our children’s librarian Mikaela, browse materials through the windows and place book requests....

Craft Pickup Bags

Come to the Children’s Room pickup window to grab an activity bag to do at home. Crafts will change weekly, and kits are appropriate for children of all...

Music & Movement

Join Kristen at the Family Center live and in person for song and dance with kids.

Virtual Make Something Monday

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 Sundays at 3 p.m....

Life in Reverse: Curator’s Tour

Join Claudia Canerdy, Richard Lee’s wife and exhibition co-curator, for a special tour of Life in Reverse. Ms. Canerdy will take you on a deeper dive into...

Strolling in the Pastures with a Furry Friend!

Walking with alpaca is a way to learn more about how gentle alpacas truly are. A wonderful experience for all ages. Every participant will learn the basics...

Supportive Day Zoom Program for 55+

Martha's Vineyard Center for Living hosts weekly programs both in-person and online offering: music, exercise, conversation and socializing.

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...

Art Show: Cosmosis

A photography exhibit by Libby Ellis will be on display May 9 to June 27. Cosmosis features a collection of cosmos portraits whose intimacy matches that of...

Open Pottery Studio

This is a non-instructional time, supervised by Frank Creney, for those familiar with ceramics to work on their own in the Pottery Studio. Adults only, 18...

Strolling in the Pastures with a Furry Friend!

Walking with alpaca is a way to learn more about how gentle alpacas truly are. A wonderful experience for all ages. Every participant will learn the basics...

Boys Varsity Baseball

Watch the MVRHS boys varsity baseball team take on Sandwich High School.

Solar power!

A briefing on the 100% Renewable Martha’s Vineyard warrant article appearing on spring town warrants in Edgartown, Chilmark and Tisbury. The article sets...

4pm
Virtual Event
Virtual Watercolor Class for Kids

For ages 7 to 14. At home supplies: WatercolorsBrushesWatercolor paperSaltPaper towels

Virtual Children's Musical Theatre Jazz Class

A dance class great for all levels that focuses on the style, storytelling and emotion brought forth through dance for musical theatre. Expect fun and upbeat...

Virtual Pastels for Teens & Adults

With Heather Capece. At home supplies: Chalk pastelsMixed media paperPencilThick paintbrush

Virtual: Travel Writing Workshop

If you love to travel and would like a chance to discuss and write about some of your most memorable travel experiences and adventures, come join us for this...

Writing Family Stories

This workshop, with K-Ming Chang, will explore the process of writing family narratives, whether fiction or nonfiction, examining the "family" (which can be...

Tuesday, May 18

Story Walk

Come take a walk through the grounds and gardens of the Field Gallery and the West Tisbury Public Library. As you walk, you’ll read The Good Egg by Jory John...

Pilates Class

With Judy Kranz. Limited space to 8 per day. Please sign-up for one day to start.

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...

Virtual Baby's First Year

Join Kim and other caregivers with their babies ages 0 to 1 year for support and conversation.

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...

Mindful Morning in the Arboretum: Forest Bathing

Join us for a mindful morning at The Polly Hill Arboretum. We will have 2 mindfulness classes; there are two time options for Forest Bathing, with Shanta...

Parenting with Insight

Join us for our monthly parent education series with Jeanine Fitzgerald.

Craft Pickup Bags

Come to the Children’s Room pickup window to grab an activity bag to do at home. Crafts will change weekly, and kits are appropriate for children of all...

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....

Mindful Morning in the Arboretum: Balance in Nature

Join us for a mindful morning at The Polly Hill Arboretum. We will have 2 mindfulness classes; there are two time options for Forest Bathing, with Shanta...

Museum Exhibit: Life in Reverse - The Remarkable World of Richard Lee

From the uninhibited subconscious of Richard Lee (1933-2012) evolved an engaging, original and irreverant universe: one filled with reoccurring...

Museum Exhibit: Nature & Change - Stories from the Anthropocene

Islands are dynamic environments, and here on Martha’s Vineyard, we are constantly confronted with changes in the natural world. The fact that change happens...

Museum Exhibit: Selling Martha’s Vineyard

The rise of the Vineyard’s tourist economy in the late 1860s created a new challenge for boosters and businessmen: How to market the Island to tourists and...

Museum Exhibit: We Two - Portraits of Vineyard Couples

This exhibition features a selection of portraits of Martha’s Vineyard couples. It includes oil paintings of whaling captains and their wives and more recent...

Museum Exhibit: Wearing History - Island T-Shirts

T-shirts hold a special place in the story of our Island. They commemorate events, showcase businesses and spotlight the artists, thinkers and dreamers among...

Virtual Storytime

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 Sundays at 3 p.m....

Mindful Morning in the Arboretum: Forest Bathing

Join us for a mindful morning at The Polly Hill Arboretum. We will have 2 mindfulness classes; there are two time options for Forest Bathing, with Shanta...

Strolling in the Pastures with a Furry Friend!

Walking with alpaca is a way to learn more about how gentle alpacas truly are. A wonderful experience for all ages. Every participant will learn the basics...

Take & Make Crafts

Pick up your craft kit at the Library any Tuesday, Thursday or Saturday in May to make either a butterfly or flowers.

Art Show: Cosmosis

A photography exhibit by Libby Ellis will be on display May 9 to June 27. Cosmosis features a collection of cosmos portraits whose intimacy matches that of...

Hiring Open House

With Dos Mas and Katama Kitchen. Or email your information to katamakitchen@gmail.com for either location.

Kaiut Yoga

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
Children's Room To-Go Door

Come up to the back door on the children's porch to chat with our children’s librarian Mikaela, browse materials through the windows and place book requests....

Strolling in the Pastures with a Furry Friend!

Walking with alpaca is a way to learn more about how gentle alpacas truly are. A wonderful experience for all ages. Every participant will learn the basics...

Open Pottery Studio

This is a non-instructional time, supervised by Frank Creney, for those familiar with ceramics to work on their own in the Pottery Studio. Adults only, 18...

Explore & Learn

In-person group located outside at the Family Center. Social distancing required and limited to 6 families. Pre-register.

Virtual Watercolor Class for Teens & Adults

At home supplies: WatercolorsBrushesWatercolor paperSaltPaper towel

Throwing Pots

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

Life Skills: Career Readiness

ACE MV and Santander Bank are joining forces to offer a series of Career Readiness classes over Zoom, covering topics like Goal Setting, Energy &Time...

5:30pm
Virtual Event
Online Meditation

With Khaydroup. We will be following the same format as when we all come together to meditate in person. There will be 3 fifteen minute sessions, with the...

Spice Club

Let's take this opportunity to spice things up. Join our new group: Spice Club. A new take on a cookbook group, we meet virtually a Tuesday a month until...

Authors Interview Authors

An exciting evening of Vineyard authors in conversation. Local writers T. Elizabeth Bell and Alice Early talk about their books, their writing styles and...

Book Talk: Imagine It! A Handbook for a Happier Planet

Join us for a talk with Laurie David, co-author of Imagine It! A Handbook for a Happier Planet. Ms. David co-wrote the book with Heather Reisman, both of...

Financial Workshop (in Portuguese)

Head Start, our Island Wide Youth Collaborative and the MV Family Center invite families to a Financial planning workshop. Workshop will...

Open Writing & Poetry Series

The community is invited to read or just join in to listen.

MV Signs Then & Now

MV Signs Then & Now is a community project encouraging the revival of a signed-language community on MV, similar to the one that existed between late 1600s...

7:30pm
MVTV
Stream Available
Trivia

Hosted by Johnny Showtime. Strict social distancing and masks required.

Wednesday, May 19

Story Walk

Come take a walk through the grounds and gardens of the Field Gallery and the West Tisbury Public Library. As you walk, you’ll read The Good Egg by Jory John...

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...

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...

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...

Craft Pickup Bags

Come to the Children’s Room pickup window to grab an activity bag to do at home. Crafts will change weekly, and kits are appropriate for children of all...

Museum Exhibit: Life in Reverse - The Remarkable World of Richard Lee

From the uninhibited subconscious of Richard Lee (1933-2012) evolved an engaging, original and irreverant universe: one filled with reoccurring...

Museum Exhibit: Nature & Change - Stories from the Anthropocene

Islands are dynamic environments, and here on Martha’s Vineyard, we are constantly confronted with changes in the natural world. The fact that change happens...

Museum Exhibit: Selling Martha’s Vineyard

The rise of the Vineyard’s tourist economy in the late 1860s created a new challenge for boosters and businessmen: How to market the Island to tourists and...

Museum Exhibit: We Two - Portraits of Vineyard Couples

This exhibition features a selection of portraits of Martha’s Vineyard couples. It includes oil paintings of whaling captains and their wives and more recent...

Museum Exhibit: Wearing History - Island T-Shirts

T-shirts hold a special place in the story of our Island. They commemorate events, showcase businesses and spotlight the artists, thinkers and dreamers among...

Stroller Walk

Join Kristen and other caregivers every Wednesday for an hour walk.

Toddler Trail Walk

Join Casandra and other caregivers for a guided trail walk. This will be a beginners trail for little ones. We will have snacks afterwards. May 5: Sheriff's...

Virtual What's Cooking Wednesday

Visit our YouTube channel for a simple recipe video with Emily. You can pick up an activity bag with materials each week on Sundays at 3 p.m. for the...

Oak Bluffs Plant Sale

Pick up potted plants that have been seeded by the Oak Bluffs 2nd grade students. This is a zero contact event. From the safety of your vehicle, you can...

Online Adult Community Dance Class

The West Tisbury Library presents Adult Community Dance Class through Zoom. This class welcomes adults, seniors and everyone in between. Instructor Jesse...

Strolling in the Pastures with a Furry Friend!

Walking with alpaca is a way to learn more about how gentle alpacas truly are. A wonderful experience for all ages. Every participant will learn the basics...

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...

Summer of Drawing

Martha's Vineyard artist Elizabeth R. Whelan and the Vineyard Haven Public Library team up once again to fill your summer with art via Zoom. Join us every...

Art Show: Cosmosis

A photography exhibit by Libby Ellis will be on display May 9 to June 27. Cosmosis features a collection of cosmos portraits whose intimacy matches that of...

Children's Curbside Crafts

Weekly children's crafts that are available during curbside service hours.

Open Pottery Studio

This is a non-instructional time, supervised by Frank Creney, for those familiar with ceramics to work on their own in the Pottery Studio. Adults only, 18...

Painting the Landscape in Watercolor

Working primarily outside at Featherstone (or indoors in the classroom if the weather demands it), we’ll examine all the elements that contribute to a...

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...

Strolling in the Pastures with a Furry Friend!

Walking with alpaca is a way to learn more about how gentle alpacas truly are. A wonderful experience for all ages. Every participant will learn the basics...

Afterschool Outside

Get outside. Play games, learn outdoor skills and explore science as you unravel nature's secrets with an experienced naturalist. Grades 1 to 5 only.

Quilt by Wendy Nierenberg

Flowers and quilts have gone hand in hand for a long time. Explore the many floral patterns with quilt artists Wendy Nierenberg and Charlotte Cole in this...

IWYC Book Group

Since the start of ‘social distancing’, parenting our youth has become a bit more challenging. Join the Island Wide Youth Collaborative, our MA Family...

Oak Bluffs Community Meeting: Mixed Income Housing

This is the third community meeting in a series of three to solicit community input on the Town’s initiative to foster mixed-income housing development at...

6pm
Virtual Event
MV Modern Quilter's Guild

Join the MV Modern Quilter’s Guild online. This group is always open to new members. Meets on Zoom.

Chenrezig Practice

We will be practicing "Chenrezig Sadhana and Commentary" in English (musical accompaniment by Wendelin Wagner and Sanford Garner,...

Suicide: Movie & Panel Discussion

Digital screening of The S Word and a panel discussion after. Director Lisa Klein, suicide attempt survivor Dese'Rae and Island counselors will talk and...

7pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, May 20

Story Walk

Come take a walk through the grounds and gardens of the Field Gallery and the West Tisbury Public Library. As you walk, you’ll read The Good Egg by Jory John...

MVRHS Plant Sale Fundraiser

All plants grown and cared for by MVRHS landscape horticulture students. Unique selections of herbaceous perennials, flowering annuals, herbs and...

Guided Arboretum Tour

Come see the azaleas, rhododendrons, dogwoods and magnolias in bloom. Take a tour of PHA's historic grounds and unique plants, led by a knowledgeable...

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 & Learn

Pick up your bag on Wednesday for Thursday virtual Play & Learn. Pre-registration required.

Pre-Summer Sale

50% off storewide. Shop early for the best selection.

Beading: The Art of Knotting

Learn the art of knotting between beads, and choosing the right beading technique for each kind of bead with Lucinda Sheldon. Techniques taught include...

Craft Pickup Bags

Come to the Children’s Room pickup window to grab an activity bag to do at home. Crafts will change weekly, and kits are appropriate for children of all...

Guided Arboretum Tour

Come see the azaleas, rhododendrons, dogwoods and magnolias in bloom. Take a tour of PHA's historic grounds and unique plants, led by a knowledgeable...

Museum Exhibit: Life in Reverse - The Remarkable World of Richard Lee

From the uninhibited subconscious of Richard Lee (1933-2012) evolved an engaging, original and irreverant universe: one filled with reoccurring...

Museum Exhibit: Nature & Change - Stories from the Anthropocene

Islands are dynamic environments, and here on Martha’s Vineyard, we are constantly confronted with changes in the natural world. The fact that change happens...

Museum Exhibit: Selling Martha’s Vineyard

The rise of the Vineyard’s tourist economy in the late 1860s created a new challenge for boosters and businessmen: How to market the Island to tourists and...

Museum Exhibit: We Two - Portraits of Vineyard Couples

This exhibition features a selection of portraits of Martha’s Vineyard couples. It includes oil paintings of whaling captains and their wives and more recent...

Museum Exhibit: Wearing History - Island T-Shirts

T-shirts hold a special place in the story of our Island. They commemorate events, showcase businesses and spotlight the artists, thinkers and dreamers among...

Volunteer Work Day

Help with projects, gardening, hiking trails or other needed work around the Sanctuary.

Oak Bluffs Plant Sale

Pick up potted plants that have been seeded by the Oak Bluffs 2nd grade students. This is a zero contact event. From the safety of your vehicle, you can...

Baby's First Year

Join Kim and other caregivers with their babies ages 0 to 1 year for support and conversation.

Strolling in the Pastures with a Furry Friend!

Walking with alpaca is a way to learn more about how gentle alpacas truly are. A wonderful experience for all ages. Every participant will learn the basics...

Art Show: Figures - Flow & Form

New works by Kate Huntington, Adair Peck, Pepe Conley, Wooley Dutton and Jack Yuen. Up daily through June 1.

Take & Make Crafts

Pick up your craft kit at the Library any Tuesday, Thursday or Saturday in May to make either a butterfly or flowers.

Take & Make Thursdays

Pick up your craft kit outside on the front porch. May 6: Butterfly card May 13: Straw snake May 20: Fingerprint bugs May 27: Bead worm

Online Class: Empowering Well-Being

The West Tisbury Library invites you to join Shanta Gabriel’s Empowering Well-Being class on Zoom. Classes meet spring Thursdays. Attend one, some or all...

Art Show: Cosmosis

A photography exhibit by Libby Ellis will be on display May 9 to June 27. Cosmosis features a collection of cosmos portraits whose intimacy matches that of...

Container Garden Kit Giveaway

On three spring Thursdays, the West Tisbury Library and Island Grown Initiative will be collaborating to make take-home container garden kits for the public....

Kaiut Yoga

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
Butterfly Garden Work Party

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

Online Book Club

Come enjoy a lively discussion in a casual atmosphere. Monthly book selections are available on line with your kindle as well as in paper form via request....

Strolling in the Pastures with a Furry Friend!

Walking with alpaca is a way to learn more about how gentle alpacas truly are. A wonderful experience for all ages. Every participant will learn the basics...

Virtual Book Group

Join us on Zoom for a community book discussion on The Mothers by Brit Bennett.

MV Signs Then & Now

MV Signs Then & Now is a community project encouraging the revival of a signed-language community on MV, similar to the one that existed between late 1600s...

3:30pm
MVTV
Stream Available
Duty Free

After a 75 year-old immigrant mother gets fired without cause from her lifelong job as a hotel housekeeper, her son takes her on a bucket-list adventure to...

Join us on May 6th, 12, 25th, 27th or June 2nd - Come learn and ask questions about the schematic design, budget, and community use of the Renovation / addition of the TIsbury school.

This presentation of the Tisbury School Building Project aims to allow voters to learn firsthand what is being planned and ask questions in real-time. A...

4pm
Virtual Event
Chef Look Cooks

This month Chef Look puts his special signature on a classic well-known dish. Perfect for a brunch or a light supper, he'll be making poached eggs nestled on...

The Parent Café

The Island Wide Youth Collaborative invites you to join The Parent Café. A weekly one-hour virtual discussion group for parents, by parents, of children and...

Virtual Children's Art Class

For ages 7 to 10 years old. We’ll explore two different genres of art...painting and functional art. Our weekly subjects? Join us in making a hamburger...

Khaydroup Answers Questions About Practice

Khaydroup will answer questions about meditation practice. Feel free to join with or without questions.

Online Dance Class: Broadway Dance Through the Ages

Led by Hallie Brevetti. This is a beginner dance class that includes a short warm-up, a brief history of the musical of the day and a fun piece of...

Online Meditation

With Khaydroup. We will be following the same format as when we all come together to meditate in person. There will be 3 fifteen minute sessions, with the...

Open Pottery Studio

This is a non-instructional time, supervised by Frank Creney, for those familiar with ceramics to work on their own in the Pottery Studio. Adults only, 18...

The Truffle Hunters

Deep in the forests of Piedmont, Italy, a handful of men, seventy or eighty years young, hunt for the rare and expensive white Alba truffle—which to date has...

May 14 - 20, 2021