Events

Tuesday, January 15

Discussion Group

Open discussion of local and world news, ideas, and events.

Mindfulness Meditation

We are a meditation study group that uses guided meditation, silence and participant sharing to explore the principles and practices of mindfulness. All...

Toddler Art Program

Set in a small art room environment with art exploration tables and painting easels. Caregivers are required to stay and encouraged to be present in the art...

Tom Maley Life Drawing

This group met for many years at the home of Tom Maley and now they meet at Featherstone for two hours each Tuesday morning. New participants are welcome....

Beading: The Art of Knotting

Come experiment with beads and learn the art of knotting with Lucinda Sheldon. Techniques taught include choosing appropriate stringing materials, finishing...

Swim with Me

Bring a towel, swim cap and grown up family member ie mom, dad, grandparent, aunt or uncle. Parent/guardian must accompany child in the pool. Please note...

Adult Community Dance Class

Move and groove with The Yard. The Yard’s Director of Island Programs and Education, Jesse Keller Jason, makes every(body) feel comfortable in this dance...

Stories & Songs

Come for stories and songs with Rizwan.

Tumble Time Storytime

There will be a traditional storytime and tumble time on all of our soft blocks and large tunnel. Best suited for ages 3 and above.

Bilingual Story Time/Hora De Historias Bilingue

Join the MV Family Center for songs, stories and play. Junte-se a nos para musicas, historias, e jogue.

Little Artist's Open Paint Group

Come in and use our collection of fingerpaints, assorted brushes, paints, and dot art to create a painting to take home. All ages welcome. Children under 9...

Little Bird Music Class

Led by Laura Jordan. Seasonal songs and movement. The class is somewhat structured but it's a free flowing environment, allowing space for magic to happen in...

Workshop: Create a Listening Community

Listening is often more difficult when conflict arises between us. Come experience some of the ways we listen to “the other” when conflict arises.

Open Pottery Studio

With Frank Creney. This is a non-instructional time for adults familiar with ceramics to work on their own in the Pottery Studio.

Learning Lab

Homework help, activities, coding and more for kids 10 and above. (Or 8 to 9 year olds with a mature caregiver).

Radio Games

Radio Games with Laurel Redington of MVY Radio is a new after-school program created to engage our middle schoolers with each other and learn to communicate...

Tech Help: Computers, eBooks & Social Media

I.T./Reference Librarian will be on hand to help with tech questions. Please bring your laptop, phone, or tablet that you need help with and any passwords...

After School Club

Drop in after school for reading, crafts, and games.

Drop-in Knitting/Crochet

All skill levels welcome. Bring a project to work on, meet new friends and enjoy some good conversation. Have a pattern question or need help with your...

Teen Photography Workshop

Teens 12 to 15 can join photographer Dena Porter for this in-depth workshop on capturing movement. Be sure to bring a camera phone or digital camera....

Educational Enrichment or Mind Numbing Addiction

Presented by Jeanine Fitzgerald. We live in a world full of televisions, computers, tablets, smart phones, handheld games and other mobile technologies....

Open Mic Night

Come be a part of a welcoming Island community of creative artists sharing their craft and connecting through individual and collaborative expression and...

Young Adult Board Game Night

Get all the gaming fun without the digital daze that comes with video games. We have classics, as well as some great new games. We'll also provide food,...

Cutting the Cord: Alternatives to Cable TV

An interactive presentation exploring alternatives to cable and satellite TV. State Representative Randy Hunt will walk attendees through some of the...

Refuge Recovery

MVCS Island Counseling Center presents Refuge Recovery: a mindfulness-based addiction recovery community that practices and utilizes Buddhist philosophy as...

Drawing Bootcamp for Artists

This class with Steve Engley is designed for people who have experience or training in drawing or other visual arts. Brave beginners greatly benefit from...

Live Jazz Music

With Jeremy Berlin and Eric Johnson.

Popcorn Movie Night

Ocassionally uplifting and sometimes heartbreaking, a challenging and rewarding film with fine direction by Debra Granik and and very affecting performances...

Ace MV: Technology for Business

Are you a small business owner or helping to manage one? Technology for business will introduce you to a variety of ways to help you run the daily operations...

English Conversation Circle

Join this multi-lingual group as we explore everyday English words and local culture. Any level of English speaker and speakers of all languages are...

Houses of Grace Island Winter Shelter

If you are homeless or just out of heating fuel and need a warm place to stay overnight or if you know of someone who is, spread the word. Island churches...

Trivia

With Emily Hunsaker and Johnny Showtime.

Tuesday Writing & Poetry series: Open Floor Readings

The Tuesday Writing & Poetry series continues with an evening of Open Floor Readings by Island writers and poets. All writers, poets, essayists, novelists,...

Combat Veterans Support Group

The Combat Veterans Group is a therapeutic support group available to all those who have participated in a theatre of war during their service in the...

Tuesday, January 15