Events

August 3 - 9, 2021

Tuesday, August 3

Documentary Week

Extraordinary artists, innovators and audiences - a winning combination. Come meet the filmmakers and spark the discussion.

Sunrise Yoga

Join YogiJay and WholesomeMV in partnership with the Museum for a 60-minute sunrise special of yoga, meditation and breathwork at Lighthouse Beach in...

At $10 per self-guided tour, Tour Takers can start, stop, pause, and re-take the tours as many times as they would like for 30 days. Tour Creators earn revenue for their creativity and knowledge each time a tour is sold.

Enjoy self-guided tours throughout Martha’s Vineyard. Created by acclaimed local author and historian Thomas Dresser, Tour Takers see, hear and read from him...

Silent Prayer Group

It has been a hard year, and the Spiritual Life Committee is committed to supporting our community as we regroup after the trials of pandemic living. In the...

Warm Southern Horizon/30x48/Oil on Canvas/Valentine

"Peaceful Waters "will be a solo exhibition running from August 1 to 6. All works are painted by Valentine.

Balance in Nature

Deepen your appreciation of nature by joining in a mindful hour of gentle movements drawn from the Chi Kung tradition of Tai Chi with Kanta Lipsky. Set among...

Kaiut Yoga

Kaiut Yoga uses simple and accessible shapes to achieve profound results; we modify positions so that the shape can work for every practitioner regardless of...

Kayak & Stand Up Paddle Board (SUP) Quests

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

Mindful Tai Chi

Join Tai Chi with Dr. Hyuk Seonwoo, who has studied the Yang (or Yeung) Style Tai Chi for 15 years before moving to Martha's Vineyard. Youth, young adults...

Supportive Day In-Person Program for 55+

Martha's Vineyard Center for Living hosts weekly programs Monday through Thursday. They are both in-person and online offering: music, exercise, conversation...

Tai Chi

Join Tom Pardee for all levels Tai Chi on the basketball court.

Wee Farmers

Calling all Wee Farmers: It’s time to visit your animal friends and help take care of the garden. We’ll have stories, games, wagon rides, crafts, animal...

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...

Exhibit Opening: Work of the Soul

This exhibition explores the work and interconnected lives of four extraordinary black women artists who lived, vacationed and worked on the Vineyard during...

Farm Tour with Meadow Hayride

Explore the FARM with a guided tour. Ever wondered how many eggs a chicken lays a day? What about how potatoes are grown? Or what our cows eat? (Hint: they...

Downward Facing Alpaca

Enjoy a 45 minute session of relaxing yoga, held in our pastures among our friendly alpaca with our yoga instructor, Jason Mazar-Kelly (YogiJay). To...

Landscape Painting Workshop

Taught by Susan Nichter, professor at Suffolk University Art & Design. Plein Air painting on-site at secluded up-Island locations. Classes include lecture...

MVAA Exhibition Show

Featuring MVAA members: Teresa Yuan, Valentine Estabrook, Joanne Frechette and Sheila Fane.

MVCMA Junior Art Show

A special morning for the younger artists and their fans. Ages 17 and under are invited to enter their drawings, paintings, photos, mixed media/collage and...

Mac Help Desk

Need Mac help? Mac Pro Paul Levy will be on hand to help library patrons with their Mac devices. Meets outdoors. Patrons can drop in with or without their...

Morning Meditation & Labyrinth Walk

Come with your own intention and see what the labyrinth has to offer as you're guided through this seated and walking meditation.

Snake & Turtle Tuesdays

Reptiles are an amazing group of animals. Are they slimy? Cold-blooded? What makes a reptile a reptile? We'll answer these questions and more while learning...

Summer Art Premiere

You are invited to celebrate the new works of David Wallis, Jeanne Staples, Cindy Kane and Ross Coppelman. All new work will be featured for two weeks and...

Summer Art Premiere

You are invited to celebrate the new works of Max Decker, Benjamin M. Johnson and Michael Stimola. This year, we celebrate our artists with a 3D Virtual...

Summer Mini Camp

At Misty Meadows, our focus is on building relationships with each other and the horses through safe and fun experiences at the farm. Each session will be a...

Children's Puppet Storytime

Come read a story with Heather and create a puppet to take home after. Storytime will take place outdoors in the children's garden, blankets are recommended....

Family Nature Book Series

Relax under the shade of a tree and enjoy summer with your family while listening to a nature-based children’s book read by one of our volunteers. A simple...

Art Show: Island Landscape Painters

Presenting the work of the Vineyard landscape artists. This group is comprised of 9 well-known Island artists. Featuring work of June Schoppe, Marston...

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....

Foot Work Class

This class is tailored for everyone, whether you have no pain or your feet always hurt. We will be hands on, no socks, sitting and standing. If you need to...

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...

Jewelry Trunk Show

Paula James Designs premiering The Zen Collection.

Tony the Pony

Come to the Children's Room outdoor garden area (weather permitting) and see Tony the Pony do some tricks and teach you about horses.

#MVMementos

Remember your visit to the Martha’s Vineyard Museum with a simple souvenir you get to make yourself. Best for ages 3 and above.

Art Sale Benefit: Give Me Shelter

An art sale to benefit the homeless on Martha's Vineyard and local artists. Artwork by Allen Whiting, Rez Williams, Billy Hoff, Marjorie Mason, Wendy...

Jungle Cruise

Based on Disneyland's theme park ride where a small riverboat takes a group of travelers through a jungle filled with dangerous animals and reptiles but with...

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 Green Knight

A fantasy re-telling of the medieval story of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight.

IGI Mobile Market

The Mobile Market is a truck stocked with reduced-price fresh, locally grown produce and eggs. The market makes weekly deliveries as part of Island Grown...

Play & Learn

Play & Learn is a Tuesday afternoon playgroup emphasizing the importance of families being children’s first educators.

Cut Flower Club

Sign up to spend an hour with family and friends in our fabulous cut flower garden here at Slough Farm. With guidance you will harvest and arrange fresh...

Henna Pop-Up

Pop-up with a professional henna artist, Maple Mehndi. Price varies based off of your design choice. First come, first serve, great for all ages.

History Unfolded: Obscure and Outrageous: Vineyard History You May Not Know – But Should

In conjunction with the Museum’s exhibition Tomorrow’s History: 175 Years of the Vineyard Gazette, this program series takes a deep dive into some of the...

Landscape Painting Workshop

Taught by Susan Nichter, professor at Suffolk University Art & Design. Plein Air painting on-site at secluded up-Island locations. Classes include lecture...

Lobster Rolls To-Go

Come support the American Legion Post 257. Lobster rolls and clam chowder for sale.

Art Sale Benefit Reception: Give Me Shelter

An art sale to benefit the homeless on Martha's Vineyard and local artists. Artwork by Allen Whiting, Rez Williams, Billy Hoff, Marjorie Mason, Wendy...

Film Screening & Discussion: Embracing Dyslexia

What is dyslexia? Can it be prevented? Can it be overcome? Join literacy specialist Deb Dunn for a viewing of the film, Embracing Dyslexia. Learn more about...

IGI Mobile Market

The Mobile Market is a truck stocked with reduced-price fresh, locally grown produce and eggs. The market makes weekly deliveries as part of Island Grown...

Jungle Cruise

Based on Disneyland's theme park ride where a small riverboat takes a group of travelers through a jungle filled with dangerous animals and reptiles but with...

The Green Knight

A fantasy re-telling of the medieval story of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight.

Virtual Watercolor Class for Adults & Teens

Join us for adults and teens watercolor class. At home supplies: WatercolorsBrushesWatercolor paper4 tablespoons of salt in a small dishPaper towel or rag...

Goat Yoga

Native Earth Teaching Farm has been raising and breeding Pygmy goats since 1999. We decided to combine the healing of yoga with the fun of pygmy goats. Must...

Marine Discovery Tour

Cruise from Oak Bluffs Harbor with a Felix Neck naturalist to explore the waters of Vineyard Sound aboard the Skipper. Participants will have a chance to...

Outdoor Poetry Reading

An outdoor reading featuring four published poets, including the Martha's Vineyard Poet Laureate Jill Jupen. Bring chairs or a blanket to hang out on the...

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...

Shakespeare for the Masses: Macbeth

Lively staged readings of the Bard in about an hour. Perfect for the entire family. Organized and edited by Nicole Galland and Chelsea McCarthy.

Virtual MVYRadio Porch Concert

Streaming live on Facebook and at mvyradio.org. This week features Alisa Amador.

6pm
mvyradio
Stream Available
Sounds Like Summer Music Series

Live music on the library lawn is back. Bring a blanket to picnic, or just come for the show. There's a different band weekly, and all shows are family...

Dance Party

DJ Flavya is playing soulful old rhythms, tropical music, electro-swing, old school, baile and grooves from around the world. Check our Instagram to see who...

Photographers Salon

Hosted by photographer Michael Johnson. Photographers and art enthusiasts gather in the Francine Kelly Gallery, and a featured artist presents their body of...

Virtual Parent Advisory Committee

Do you love the Family Center and want to get involved? Join the Parent Advisory Committee (PAC). The PAC meets the first Tuesday of each month with members...

Doc Week: Rise Again - Tulsa and the Red Summer

There will be a special discussion with director Dawn Porter and Henry Louis Gates Jr. after the film. Rise Again: Tulsa and the Red Summer follows...

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.

Jungle Cruise

Based on Disneyland's theme park ride where a small riverboat takes a group of travelers through a jungle filled with dangerous animals and reptiles but with...

Kate Taylor's Album Release: Why Wait!

Kate Taylor and her producer, the famed musician, member of the British singing duo Peter and Gordon and 3 time “Producer of the Year” Grammy Award winner...

Old

Old

A thriller about a family on a tropical holiday who discover that the secluded beach where they are relaxing for a few hours is somehow causing them to age...

CnC's Ole Skool Dance Cafe

Featuring DJ Lady K with the ole skool sounds of Motown, R&B and soul from back in the day. Put your dancing shoes on and come on out and have a good time...

MV Comedy Fest

Featuring Damon Williams and Friends. Week 1 (Aug. 2-6) will feature Mark Curry, Drew Thomas and Dolla Bill Week 2 (Aug. 9-13) will feature Kym Whitley,...

Wednesday, August 4

Documentary Week

Extraordinary artists, innovators and audiences - a winning combination. Come meet the filmmakers and spark the discussion.

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...

At $10 per self-guided tour, Tour Takers can start, stop, pause, and re-take the tours as many times as they would like for 30 days. Tour Creators earn revenue for their creativity and knowledge each time a tour is sold.

Enjoy self-guided tours throughout Martha’s Vineyard. Created by acclaimed local author and historian Thomas Dresser, Tour Takers see, hear and read from him...

Yoga

Join us for yoga under the oak trees or in the tent at the back of The Tabernacle. Most teachers will teach a Vinyasa style yoga. It is a specific sequence...

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...

Warm Southern Horizon/30x48/Oil on Canvas/Valentine

"Peaceful Waters "will be a solo exhibition running from August 1 to 6. All works are painted by Valentine.

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...

Kayak & Stand Up Paddle Board (SUP) Quests

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

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...

A Papermaking Sampler

This class introduces pulling and decorating sheets of pulp for paper. Vats of various pigmented and/or natural fibers will be available for you to dip,...

Cape Pogue Discovery Kayak

Discover the saltmarsh and coastal ponds of Cape Pogue Widllife Refuge with a natural history and engagement ranger in this guided discovery kayak tour. Grab...

Wee Farmers

Calling all Wee Farmers: It’s time to visit your animal friends and help take care of the garden. We’ll have stories, games, wagon rides, crafts, animal...

Art Sale Benefit: Give Me Shelter

An art sale to benefit the homeless on Martha's Vineyard and local artists. Artwork by Allen Whiting, Rez Williams, Billy Hoff, Marjorie Mason, Wendy...

Cape Pogue Lighthouse Tour

Enjoy an over-sand vehicle adventure to the remote Cape Pogue Lighthouse. Climb the spiral staircase of the century-old wooden lighthouse and discover...

Children's Take Home Crafts

Weekly craft kits for children. Stop by to pick up a new craft.

Family Birding 101

Families are invited to explore the Sanctuary in search of resident and migrating birds. Learn how to use binoculars, your eyes and your ears to find and...

Farm Tour with Meadow Hayride

Explore the FARM with a guided tour. Ever wondered how many eggs a chicken lays a day? What about how potatoes are grown? Or what our cows eat? (Hint: they...

Landscape Painting Workshop

Taught by Susan Nichter, professor at Suffolk University Art & Design. Plein Air painting on-site at secluded up-Island locations. Classes include lecture...

MVAA Exhibition Show

Featuring MVAA members: Teresa Yuan, Valentine Estabrook, Joanne Frechette and Sheila Fane.

Stroller Walk

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

Summer Art Premiere

You are invited to celebrate the new works of David Wallis, Jeanne Staples, Cindy Kane and Ross Coppelman. All new work will be featured for two weeks and...

Summer Art Premiere

You are invited to celebrate the new works of Max Decker, Benjamin M. Johnson and Michael Stimola. This year, we celebrate our artists with a 3D Virtual...

Tails & Tales Storytime

Join us for an outdoor animal themed storytime to celebrate summer reading 2021. Join us for books and songs featuring animals. Storytime will take place...

Art Show: Island Landscape Painters

Presenting the work of the Vineyard landscape artists. This group is comprised of 9 well-known Island artists. Featuring work of June Schoppe, Marston...

Historic Walking Tour

Explore the history of the Trust’s Edgartown landmarks in our guided walking tour. Starting at The Carnegie, this 90-minute tour winds its way through the...

Music & Memory Zoom Cafe

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

Virtual: 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...

Cape Pogue Lighthouse Tour

Enjoy an over-sand vehicle adventure to the remote Cape Pogue Lighthouse. Climb the spiral staircase of the century-old wooden lighthouse and discover...

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...

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...

Edgartown House Tour

This highly anticipated event begins with historian Liz Villard's presentation about the historical importance of the homes on tour. After the lecture, five...

Cape Pogue Lighthouse Tour

Enjoy an over-sand vehicle adventure to the remote Cape Pogue Lighthouse. Climb the spiral staircase of the century-old wooden lighthouse and discover...

Jungle Cruise

Based on Disneyland's theme park ride where a small riverboat takes a group of travelers through a jungle filled with dangerous animals and reptiles but with...

Screen Free Wednesdays at the Farm

Hey teens, summertime is here. Need volunteer hours? Get a few hours in at the farm. Space is limited, parent participation required. Sign up with Emily by...

Space Jam: A New Legacy

A rogue artificial intelligence kidnaps the son of famed basketball player LeBron James, who then has to work with Bugs Bunny to win a basketball game.

On Our Way

A parent-child program for incoming Kindergarteners. Portuguese translation available.

Landscape Painting Workshop

Taught by Susan Nichter, professor at Suffolk University Art & Design. Plein Air painting on-site at secluded up-Island locations. Classes include lecture...

Online Presentation: Filmmaker Craig Dudnick

Join us on Zoom for a presentation with filmmaker Craig Dudnick. Mr. Dudnick’s documentary Alice's Ordinary People is available to stream anytime for free on...

Online Poetry Workshop

Poetry drop-in classes: where we read and discuss two or more poems, then use those poems as models for in-class writing exercises (which are then read out...

IGI Mobile Market

The Mobile Market is a truck stocked with reduced-price fresh, locally grown produce and eggs. The Market makes weekly deliveries as part of Island Grown...

Jungle Cruise

Based on Disneyland's theme park ride where a small riverboat takes a group of travelers through a jungle filled with dangerous animals and reptiles but with...

Lobster Rolls - Chappy

Marion Harding’s original recipe. Order your yummy Lobster Rolls at the CCC Office by 1 p.m. Tuesday. Pick up 5 to 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday.

The Green Knight

A fantasy re-telling of the medieval story of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight.

Cooking From the Island: Eating What’s Fresh & What’s Local

Join us for this farm-to-table cooking experience with chef Jenny Devivo. These classes will focus on the bounty of the season and the unique flavors of...

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...

Live Music: Dukes Duet

With Casey Smith and Maria Stukey of the Dukes of Circuit Avenue. Rain or shine.

Online Chenrezig Practice

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

Virtual Author Talk: Emma Brodie

Inspired by the pop icons of the 70s and 80s, Joni Mitchell, James Taylor, Carol King and Carly Simon, among others, Emma Brodie’s delectable new novel,...

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: Truman & Tennessee - An Intimate Conversation

Truman & Tennessee: An Intimate Conversation is a story of two of the greatest writers of the past century examined in a dialogue that stretches from their...

Union Chapel Organ Recital

The featured performer this week is Alcee Chriss III, winner of the 2017 Canadian Int'l Organ Competition. We will be celebrating the dedication of the...

Galaxy Quest

Introduced by actor Tony Shalhoub. The stars of a 1970s sci-fi television show scrape a living from reruns and sci-fi conventions, but are in for a surprise...

Jungle Cruise

Based on Disneyland's theme park ride where a small riverboat takes a group of travelers through a jungle filled with dangerous animals and reptiles but with...

Live Music: Johnny Hoy & The Bluefish

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

Live Music: Marotta Brothers Band

Featuring the Marotta Brothers along with Joanne Cassidy, Zoe Zeeman, Jon Zeeman and Sam Rothberg.

MV Concert Series: Dwight & Nicole

Dwight Ritcher and Nicole Nelson met in Boston, Massachusetts when they were just out of school, cutting their teeth on the local club circuit. They each...

The Green Knight

A fantasy re-telling of the medieval story of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight.

Outdoor Summer Film Series: A Life of Endless Summers

It’s the year 1962. Bruce Brown, an ambitious young filmmaker had an idea for a new project – The Endless Summer. The concept: Follow the summer season...

Stargazing

Join veteran stargazer Mark Alan Lovewell on the lawn and discover the wonders of the cosmos. The highlight of our summer night sky will be about meteor...

MV Comedy Fest

Featuring Damon Williams and Friends. Week 1 (Aug. 2-6) will feature Mark Curry, Drew Thomas and Dolla Bill Week 2 (Aug. 9-13) will feature Kym Whitley,...

Thursday, August 5

"Sengy Sunset Reflections" by Marjorie Mason

We invite you to view this year's collection of landscape paintings by well-known Island artist Marjorie Mason in-person or online. This evolving collection...

Documentary Week

Extraordinary artists, innovators and audiences - a winning combination. Come meet the filmmakers and spark the discussion.

Early Birders

The early bird gets the worm (or fish). Join Felix Neck birders for a casual walk of the wildlife sanctuary grounds to look for summertime birds. An easy to...

At $10 per self-guided tour, Tour Takers can start, stop, pause, and re-take the tours as many times as they would like for 30 days. Tour Creators earn revenue for their creativity and knowledge each time a tour is sold.

Enjoy self-guided tours throughout Martha’s Vineyard. Created by acclaimed local author and historian Thomas Dresser, Tour Takers see, hear and read from him...

Yoga

Colleen Macsuga has been a subsitute for us in the past and we are excited to have her join us weekly for the 2021 season. Ms. Macsuga is a certified yoga...

Warm Southern Horizon/30x48/Oil on Canvas/Valentine

"Peaceful Waters "will be a solo exhibition running from August 1 to 6. All works are painted by Valentine.

Grounds Volunteer Open Day

Curious about becoming a PHA grounds volunteer? Come try it out. You’ll work with the Arboretum staff and other volunteers on activities like planting,...

Kaiut Yoga

Kaiut Yoga uses simple and accessible shapes to achieve profound results; we modify positions so that the shape can work for every practitioner regardless of...

Kayak & Stand Up Paddle Board (SUP) Quests

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

Mindful Tai Chi

Join Tai Chi with Dr. Hyuk Seonwoo, who has studied the Yang (or Yeung) Style Tai Chi for 15 years before moving to Martha's Vineyard. Youth, young adults...

Cape Pogue Discovery Kayak

Discover the saltmarsh and coastal ponds of Cape Pogue Widllife Refuge with a natural history and engagement ranger in this guided discovery kayak tour. Grab...

Wee Farmers

Calling all Wee Farmers: It’s time to visit your animal friends and help take care of the garden. We’ll have stories, games, wagon rides, crafts, animal...

Cape Pogue Lighthouse Tour

Enjoy an over-sand vehicle adventure to the remote Cape Pogue Lighthouse. Climb the spiral staircase of the century-old wooden lighthouse and discover...

Children's Scavenger Hunt

Receive a scavenger hunt checklist of tails at the library (or from the website) and search storefront windows on Circuit Avenue. to find the animals'...

MVAA Exhibition Show

Featuring MVAA members: Teresa Yuan, Valentine Estabrook, Joanne Frechette and Sheila Fane.

Summer Art Premiere

You are invited to celebrate the new works of Traeger di Pietro and Brandon Newton. All new work will be featured for two weeks and available for sale...

Summer Art Premiere

You are invited to celebrate the new works of David Wallis, Jeanne Staples, Cindy Kane and Ross Coppelman. All new work will be featured for two weeks and...

Summer Art Premiere

You are invited to celebrate the new works of Max Decker, Benjamin M. Johnson and Michael Stimola. This year, we celebrate our artists with a 3D Virtual...

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,...

Visiting Artist Workshop: Painting with Color & Water

In this two-day workshop with Holly Wach, you will spend time observing the endless colors, forms, and shapes found in birds and botanicals. While...

Volunteer Work Day

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

Children's Watercolor Class

Come join us for a weekly in-person children's watercolor class led by Heather Capece. Class will take place on the children's porch. Each week will feature...

Art Show: Icons of Summer

The Icons of Summer show is featuring new incredible works by Linda Besse, David Whitbeck, Suzanne Hill, Rick Fleury, Kate Huntington, Wooley Dutton, Peggy...

Art Show: Island Landscape Painters

Presenting the work of the Vineyard landscape artists. This group is comprised of 9 well-known Island artists. Featuring work of June Schoppe, Marston...

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....

Historic Walking Tour

Explore the history of the Trust’s Edgartown landmarks in our guided walking tour. Starting at The Carnegie, this 90-minute tour winds its way through the...

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.

Take & Make Craft Kit

Buggles are back. They were so popular this fall, we had to bring them back. Inspiration from Jan Thomas's, Can YOU Make a Scary Face?

Online: Empowering Well-Being

The West Tisbury Library invites you to join Shanta Gabriel’s Empowering Well-Being class on Zoom. Attend one, some or all sessions. We live in a time when...

Cape Pogue Lighthouse Tour

Enjoy an over-sand vehicle adventure to the remote Cape Pogue Lighthouse. Climb the spiral staircase of the century-old wooden lighthouse and discover...

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...

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...

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...

Exploring Printmaking

These one day studio classes, led by Allison Doherty, will introduce new practices to those who want to try something new, or can be taken to reinvigorate a...

Book Signing: Songs in Ursa Major

One of the most talked about books of the summer, Songs in Ursa Major by Emma Brodie, fictionalizes the love affair between James Taylor and Joni Mitchell....

Cape Pogue Lighthouse Tour

Enjoy an over-sand vehicle adventure to the remote Cape Pogue Lighthouse. Climb the spiral staircase of the century-old wooden lighthouse and discover...

Jungle Cruise

Based on Disneyland's theme park ride where a small riverboat takes a group of travelers through a jungle filled with dangerous animals and reptiles but with...

The Green Knight

A fantasy re-telling of the medieval story of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight.

YA Meet Up

This weekly group will meet in the teen room to make toys and beds for shelter animals. Masks are required. All materials will be supplied. This meet up is...

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
Daykah Concert

The West Tisbury Library invites you to an in-person concert featuring Daykah. Musicians Karin and Dean Rosenthal will perform contemporary, experimental...

IGI Mobile Market

The Mobile Market is a truck stocked with reduced-price fresh, locally grown produce and eggs. The market makes weekly deliveries as part of Island Grown...

An Evening with Martha Hall Kelly

Meet bestselling author Martha Hall Kelly at an event to benefit the Vineyard Haven Library Capital Campaign. Ms. Kelly will discuss Sunflower Sisters, her...

Art Auction: Michael O'Shaughnessy

Artworks by Island artist Michael O'Shaughnessy of the Vineyard, Paris and NYC will be auctioned by Leighton Galleries from a local estate collection.

5pm
Virtual Event
Fly Fishing Lessons

Learn the fly fishing cast or brush off the cobwerbs. No experience necessary and equipment can be included.

Jungle Cruise

Based on Disneyland's theme park ride where a small riverboat takes a group of travelers through a jungle filled with dangerous animals and reptiles but with...

Virtual Summer Speaker Series

Camille Madison discusses her work as an educator to incorporate Wopanaak language, traditions and values into the classroom.

Old

Old

A thriller about a family on a tropical holiday who discover that the secluded beach where they are relaxing for a few hours is somehow causing them to age...

Goat Yoga

Native Earth Teaching Farm has been raising and breeding Pygmy goats since 1999. We decided to combine the healing of yoga with the fun of pygmy goats. Must...

Sausage Making

A hands-on class with chef Tyler Potter, of the Swimming Pig, for preparing, seasoning, grinding and stuffing your own sausage. Each participant will take...

Thursday Group Run/Walk

Join the Amity Island Running Club at Bend-in-the-Road Beach for a group run (or walk) where you pick your own pace and distance. We all start together and...

Virtual Photo Engagement Project

The West Tisbury Library presents an online gathering of the Photo Engagement Project (PEP). This event meets on the first Thursday of each month. Meets on...

Online: Khaydroup Answers Questions About Practice

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

Couples Massage Workshop

Learn the secrets of giving a great massage to your partner in this fun, informative workshop. Rekindle your romance and or re-connect with your partner.

MV Modern Quilt Guild

Join the MV Modern Quilt Guild on the West Tisbury Library porch. New members welcome.

Martha's Vineyard Book Festival 2021 Summer Series

The Martha’s Vineyard Book Festival will launch a live Summer Series this summer. Held both down-Island and up-Island, and outdoors, the Summer Series will...

Music in the Square

With Mike Benjamin and The Keepers. Waltz, skip and shimmy your way over to the Eisenahauer Gallery as we welcome back beloved bands for Music in the Square...

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

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

Opening Event: MV Book Festival Summer Series

Nobel Laureate and psychologist Daniel Kahneman in discussion with bestselling author and historian Walter Isaacson. Mr. Kahneman is known for his work on...

Shakespeare for the Masses: Macbeth

Lively staged readings of the Bard in about an hour. Perfect for the entire family. Organized and edited by Nicole Galland and Chelsea McCarthy.

Picnic & Entertainment Series

Featuring the Vineyard Sound. Bring your own chairs, table, picnic, etc and enjoy some great talent. Rain date is Friday.

Comedy for a Cause

With Seth Meyers, Emmy Award-winning writer and host of “Late Night with Seth Meyers.” This night of comedy will be supporting an organization near and dear...

Doc Week: Rita Moreno

With a special message from Rita Moreno to our audience. Over a 70+ year career, Ms. Moreno defied both her humble upbringing and relentless racism to...

Summer Institute Speaker: Ben Brantley

Ben Brantley speaks on "Theater, Now and Forever: Why the Fabulous Invalid Isn't Dying." Mr. Brantley, an American theater critic, journalist, editor,...

Finding Nemo

Preceded by an all-ages kids’ workshop. A Great Barrier Reef clownfish goes looking for his son, Nemo, who has been netted up and sent to a dentist's office...

Jungle Cruise

Based on Disneyland's theme park ride where a small riverboat takes a group of travelers through a jungle filled with dangerous animals and reptiles but with...

Live Music: Edbury All Stars

The Island's finest playing whatever they feel like. Permanent players include Johnny Hoy, Mike Benjamin, Kevin Medeiros and Jessie Leaman. You never know...

The Green Knight

A fantasy re-telling of the medieval story of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight.

MV Comedy Fest

Featuring Damon Williams and Friends. Week 1 (Aug. 2-6) will feature Mark Curry, Drew Thomas and Dolla Bill Week 2 (Aug. 9-13) will feature Kym Whitley,...

Friday, August 6

African American Film Festival

The Run&Shoot Filmworks Martha's Vineyard African American Film Festival also known as "The Summer's Finest Film Festival" is now entering its 19th year on...

Documentary Week

Extraordinary artists, innovators and audiences - a winning combination. Come meet the filmmakers and spark the discussion.

Hiroshima Day Remembrance

This is an annual gathering sponsored by the Peace Council to remember those who died in the bombing of Hiroshima. There will be sharing in word and song, in...

At $10 per self-guided tour, Tour Takers can start, stop, pause, and re-take the tours as many times as they would like for 30 days. Tour Creators earn revenue for their creativity and knowledge each time a tour is sold.

Enjoy self-guided tours throughout Martha’s Vineyard. Created by acclaimed local author and historian Thomas Dresser, Tour Takers see, hear and read from him...

Virtual 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...

Yoga

Join us for yoga under the oak trees or in the tent at the back of The Tabernacle. Most teachers will teach a Vinyasa style yoga. It is a specific sequence...

Approaching Painting

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

Warm Southern Horizon/30x48/Oil on Canvas/Valentine

"Peaceful Waters "will be a solo exhibition running from August 1 to 6. All works are painted by Valentine.

Kayak & Stand Up Paddle Board (SUP) Quests

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

Tai Chi

Join Tom Pardee for all levels Tai Chi on the basketball court.

Cape Pogue Discovery Kayak

Discover the saltmarsh and coastal ponds of Cape Pogue Widllife Refuge with a natural history and engagement ranger in this guided discovery kayak tour. Grab...

Morning Stand Up Paddle Board Tours

Experience the beauty and serenity of the morning on Martha's Vineyard via paddleboard. Call or email lars@kismetoutfitters.com to RSVP or to inquire about...