Events

Thursday, October 17

Elin Hilderbrand Fan Weekend

Spend a fun fall weekend with best-selling author, Elin Hilderbrand in honor of her new book, Summer of '69, which is set on the Island. Enjoy quality time...

Access-Able Guided Tours

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

Goat Storytime

Join the Farm Institute's goat kids, Fiddle, Frank and Fiona for a storytime. We'll start by visiting our goat friends in their barn and feeding them a...

Music & Memory Cafe

A weekly social gathering with live music, refreshments, and discussion. Welcoming, inclusive environment for seniors, caregivers, and those with memory...

Oak Bluffs Writers Group

Open to writers of all kinds. No registration necessary, repeat attendance encouraged. Bring something to share.

Thursday Strings

Drop in. All welcome. Music for strings (and others). Bring guitar, fiddle, bass, banjo, mandolin or whatever you like to play.

Baby's First Year

This is an informal discussion and support group for people parenting infants (prenatal to 12 months.)

Discovery Days

Read, explore and discover a new theme each week with the MV Family Center. This is a parent/child activity focusing on how children learn through play. Each...

Little Bird Music Class

Laura Jordan presents seasonal songs and movement. The class is somewhat structured but it’s a free flowing environment, allowing space for magic to happen...

Book Babies

A lap-sit storytime for pre-walkers. Songs, a story, and playtime.

Technology Help Desk

Come get help with computers, ebooks and social media with our I.T./Reference Librarian. Tuesday through Thursday by appointment. Contact the library to make...

VHPL Book Club

Come enjoy a lively discussion in a casual atmosphere. Monthly book selections are available at the circulation desk, and everyone is invited to join us....

Piano Parlor

Piano players can sign up to serenade the library for up to 30 minutes each. Stop in to play a few pieces or simply enjoy the performances by our talented...

Adrenaline Music Project

For teens ages 13 to 18. Open stage jam sessions, full backline available, multi-track recording and mdid beats workstation.

Art Explorers

For ages 6 to 12 with Charlotte Hall and Helen Hall. Children will be introduced to functional design, aesthetics and creative problem solving using form,...

Learning Lab

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

Hockey Instructionals

For first time skaters that want to learn to skate like a hockey player with no prior skating experience. A hockey helmet is required in order to...

Inktober for Teens

Try Inktober – a month-long art challenge created by illustrator Jake Parker. Create a new ink drawing each day in October to improve your skill and develop...

Kids Crafts

Best for ages 4 and above. Check website, social media, and/or call the library for crafts.

Knitting Skills

This multi-level class welcomes first time knitters as well as those with more experience. Projects will be tailored to your skill set, and are designed to...

Storytime

Bring your little ones to enjoy stories with our Children's Librarian.

Children's Fossil Day Craft

Design your own dinosaur using pasta. Part of the library's annual National Fossil Day celebration.

Face Yoga

Face yoga is a completely natural alternative to anti-aging remedies. There are over 43 muscles in the face that can be targeted to lift the skin, naturally...

Fossil Day

Please come, and please tell friends and strangers. Everyone is invited. Bring fossils to show to others, or to ask about. Or just come and see what others...

POSTPONED - Public Meeting: Steamship Authority

The Steamship Authority invites public feedback on Draft Mission Statement. Please join us and provide your comments on our draft mission statement, which...

Live Music: Jon Zeeman

Enjoy our lawn games, an incredible (gluten, dairy and vegan friendly) menu and an epic beer, wine and cocktail list. Bring the kids, bring the dog and the...

Dine to Donate

Have a wonderful meal at the Wharf with family and friends, and support the Friends of Edgartown Library at the same time. The Wharf will donate a percentage...

Introduction to Mediation Course

Conflict is a part of everyday life. Mediators guide disputatants toward mutually satisfying agreements. Couse participants learn mediation skills, tools...

Table Tennis

MV Table Tennis Club welcomes players of all ages and skill levels. Come play, practice and have fun. Equipment available for use.

Women's Networking Night Out

MV women, it's time to reconnect. Come make some new acquaintances and catch up with old friends. Get what you want from the menu, and join us for this...

Art Party

Join our new paint instructor, Naomi. You'll be painting "Stone Stacks." Naomi will instruct and paint along with you as you listen to music and enjoy...

MV Modern Quilt Guild

Open studio quilting. All levels of quilters are welcome.

Open Meditation

Come meditate with us. All are welcome.

POSTPONED - Stein Hoisting Contest

Hoist a Weihenstephaner, from the oldest brewery in the world. Winning is easy, just hold your Stein up the longest. Email events@thebarnmv.com or call to...

Yoga for Teens

This yoga class is designed to inspire and empower the student through self expression and a sense of belonging. For most, young adulthood is an awkward,...

Annette Sandrock: Poetry and Photographs

Annette I. Sandrock will read from Labyrinth, her newly released book of poetry published in Portugal this earlier this year. Copies of the book will be...

Open Pottery Studio

With Nancy Blank and Sabrina Kuchta. This is a non-instructional time for adults familiar with ceramics to work on their own in the Pottery Studio.

Our Town

A new production of the classic play by Thornton Wilder.

Trivia Night

With host Dan Cassidy. Come have fun, eat and drink, and win big prizes.

Live Music: Edbury All-Stars

The Island's finest playing whatever they feel like. Permanent players include Johnny Hoy, Mike Benjamin, Willy Mason, Kevin Medeiros and Jessie Leaman. You...

Thursday, October 17