Events

Tuesday, January 22

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 up.

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...

Cooking Competition: Chicken Soup

Think you have the best chicken soup on the Island? We’ll be the judge of that. Sign up today at the Circulation Desk or email oakbluffslibrary@gmail.com to...

Adventures in Slow Cooking

Dust off your slow cooker and learn the easy way to prepare world cuisine. We'll kick off a new year of slow cooking an easy version of a Chinese takeout...

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).

Library Book Group

Join us for a discussion of Lisa See's novel Snow Flower and the Secret Fan.

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...

Science is Everywhere

Come learn about tracking Martha's Vineyard mammals with Felix Neck. For grades K to 3. Hosted by Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary

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...

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,...

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.

Ace MV: Conversational Brazilian Portuguese II

Come learn Brazilian Portuguese. Engaging in extensive conversation with a native speaker and seasoned teacher is a wonderful way to learn. This course...

Ace MV: Conversational Spanish II

Come learn Spanish. Engaging in extensive conversation with a native speaker and seasoned teacher is a wonderful way to learn. This course welcomes both...

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...

Tales from the Home of the World's Worst Weather

Bitter cold, dense fog, heavy snow, and record winds: Mount Washington is known worldwide for its unpredictable and dangerous weather. Join Mount Washington...

Trivia

With Emily Hunsaker and Johnny Showtime.

Tuesday Writing & Poetry: Writing Evening

This Tuesday Writing & Poetry evening features a group of earnest, sharp-witted writers: Jenny Allen, Julia Kidd, Gwyn McAllister and Julie Jaffe. If time...

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 22