Events

Wednesday, October 23

Martha's Vineyard Food & Wine Festival

The flagship food, wine and drink festival of Martha's Vineyard, the MVF&W Festival stays rooted in the Island's rich tradition of farming and fishing,...

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...

Soldering 101

In this 5 week class by Cecilia Minnehan, from Cecilia Designs, you will learn the fundamentals of soldering and how to set up your own soldering station....

Art Therapy: Memory Support Group

The ongoing memory support group is a weekly group serving those recently diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease and wishing to find a supportive environment to...

Play with Me Playgroup

Parent/child activity with a focus on how children learn through play with the MV Family Center. This is a facilitated playgroup, no registration is required.

Art in the Stacks: Annette Sandrock

The Friends of the Vineyard Haven Library present an exhibit of photographs by Annette Sandrock, on display on the lower level of the library during regular...

Clothing Swap Drop Offs

The children's room will be accepting new and gently used items for the fourth annual clothing swap on Saturday, Nov. 16.

Coffee Time

Come read today’s paper, drink some complimentary coffee (courtesy of Tony’s Market), have some pastry, and chat.

Oak Bluffs Walking Tour

The best way to see Oak Bluffs is by foot. Join us for an informative and entertaining walk around this quaint and colorful town. Highlights of the tour...

 Baby Lapsit Storytime

Come sing songs, listen to stories and play with some fun soft toys. Best suited for babies and up until age 2.

Bilingual Storytime & Craft

Join us for songs, stories and play. Each storytime offers a new craft. Bilingual books are read in English and Portuguese. Offered in collaboration with...

Nursery School Naturalists

With Felix Neck. Watch the season unfold as we see days grow shorter and leaves change color through stories, crafts, walks, live animal presentations and more.

Traditional Storytime

Books, puppets, movements and more. All ages welcome.

Art Therapy: Memory Support Group

The ongoing memory support group is a weekly group serving those recently diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease and wishing to find a supportive environment to...

Exploring Printmaking Assisted Open Studio

Non-instructional time to create on your own in the Printmaking Studio. Fae Kontje will monitor studio time and be available for guidance.

Open House + At-Cost Organic Food Pop-Up

Come check out Martha's Vineyard's at-cost organic food cooperative.

Painting the Landscape in Watercolor

Working from photographs (or outside ‘en plein air’ at Featherstone if the weather permits) we’ll examine all the elements that contribute to a successful...

Ukulele Players

New or practiced, join us for music and fun and to sing along.

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...

Island Food Pantry Open

The Island Food Pantry strives to cultivate a healthy, hunger-free community on Martha’s Vineyard. Together with our many volunteers, partners, and...

Open Pottery Studio

With Nancy Blank and Sabrina Kuchta. Children welcome with experienced adult supervision. This is a non-instructional time for those familiar with ceramics...

Acupuncture Clinic for PTSD or Trauma

Do you experience difficulty sleeping, sudden outbursts/anger, flashbacks, nightmares, depression, emotional numbness, easily startled/frightened, trouble...

After School Crafts

We'll feature a new project every week -- just drop in. For ages 9 and up.

Art Explorers

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

Learning Lab

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

Build Club

Make your own face paint and practice face painting.

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...

Talk: A House on a Hill as a Window into Architecture

Francis Mudock Pitts will discuss the Araldo Cossutta compound of Chilmark. An extraordinary family compound built over a thirty year period on a hilltop off...

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,...

Improv for Success in Business & Life

Did you know that corporations and business schools use acting improvisation workshops like this one to teach valuable professional skills like creativity,...

SOLD OUT - Wednesday in the Newsroom: NY Times Editor Carolyn Ryan

Carolyn Ryan, who ran The New York Times’ coverage of the 2016 presidential campaign, will join a special Tuesdays in the Newsroom (on Wednesday this month...

Cribbage Night

Six games of singles. 1st, 2nd and 3rd cash prizes.

Hand Building

​​In this adults-only class we will discuss and experiment with hand building techniques. No prior experience in ceramics is necessary; this class can be...

MV Modern Quilt Guild

Open studio quilting. All levels of quilters are welcome.

Wine & Dine

We will have 50% off select bottles of wine and a dinner special created by Executive Chef, Jimmy Alvarado. Bring your family and friends to enjoy what is...

MV Food & Wine Festival: Fresh Off the Farm

Join us for a fun festival kick-off featuring an impressive array of wines curated by Kermit Lynch Wine Merchant and delicious cuisine prepared by Island...

Featherstone Uke Jam

Come learn how to play the ukulele in a relaxed, fun atmosphere. Play along with the group and enjoy refreshments and lots of laughs. Just bring your uke, or...

Hot Docs: Documentary Film Series

A portrait of the great tenor, Luciano Pavarotti, that keeps the singing up front and the controversies behind the curtain. Directed by Ron Howard. (US,...

Houses of Grace Island Winter Shelter New Volunteer Orientation

Do you want to volunteer during the winter at one of the Community shelters? Come and join us on this (mandatory) Orientation Session.

Islanders Read the Classics: Fictions of the Law

Philip Weinstein, the Alexander Griswold Cummins Professor of English Emeritus at Swarthmore College, will present the next in the ongoing program series...

Live Music: Johnny Hoy and the Bluefish

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

Wednesday, October 23