Tuesday, February 26

February Vacation Program

Join us for winter fun and exploration during school vacation week. We’ll search for tracks and signs of Vineyard creatures and learn how different animals...

February Vacation: Felix Neck

Join us for winter fun and exploration during school vacation week. We’ll search for tracks and signs of Vineyard creatures and learn how different animals...

Discussion Group

Open discussion of exciting and often controversial topics.

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...

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. Parent/guardian must accompany child in the pool. Please note children who are not yet toilet trained are...

Women’s History Scavenger Hunt

Search the top floor of the library for famous women. Prizes for successful hunters. Best for ages 3 to 8. Come to the Children’s Room desk to get started.

Drop-in Family & Tween/Teen Crafts

Join us each weekday of the February Break for crafts. There will be a family craft in the Children's Room and a tween/teen craft in the Young Adult Room. A...

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.

February Break - Drop-In Crafts

From Monday, Feb. 25 to Saturday, March 2, we'll have a different crafts activity every day in the Children's Room. Just drop in - children under 9 must be...

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...

Community Soup & Bread Lunch

Each day of the February school vacation, Island Grown Initiative will serve hot soup, fresh bread, drinks and a dessert at a different local library. All...

Free Soup & Bread Lunch

Come to the library each weekday over the February Break for free soup and bread lunch. All ages welcome.

Cooking Contest: Spaghetti Sauce

Think you have the best spaghetti sauce on the Island? We’ll be the judge of that. Sign up today at the Circulation Desk or email

Adventures in Slow Cooking

This month’s crockpot recipe is the classic Chicken Blanquette, a chicken stew as only the French could devise. Made with tender morsels of chicken, plump...

Family & Teen Movie Screenings

Each weekday of the February break, come to the library for family movies in the Community Room and teen movies in the Young Adult Room. Popcorn served....

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.

Game On!

Tweens/teens ages 10 and above can drop in and play Wii U, Switch, and virtual reality games.

Maker Tuesday

Check out the new Maker Space and make something fun.

Open Studio

Artists and craftspeople, bring your unfinished project or your unrealized vision to bring it to that next level. Open Studio Tuesdays has tons of crafts...

Lego Challenge

Kids can drop in and complete a lego challenge.

Music Outreach

Children, adults and the elderly residing at Windermere Nursing & Rehabilitation Center are brought together through shared music making. The approach...

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...

After School Club

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

Love Remembered: Music & Poetry

Come to a belated Valentine’s Day celebration featuring a performance of love songs by Renaissance musicians Ed Merck and Eric Johnson, followed by a love...

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...

Playoffs: Boys Varsity Basketball

Watch the MVRHS boys varsity basketball team take on Joseph Case High School.

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,...

Community Pizza Night

Bring your own toppings - we'll supply the dough. All ages are welcome; children under 9 must be accompanied by an adult.

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...

Knit Nights

All levels welcome. Bring a project-in-progress or some needles and yarn if you're just getting started (we'll have some to share.) And check out the...

Live Jazz Music

With Jeremy Berlin and Eric Johnson.

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...

Film Talk: Dramatic Tension

Go back to school with our very own Bob Dutton. Join us for a 30 minute film class followed by a screening of delightful (and relevant) films.

Cape Light Compact Presentation

This presentation by Cape Light Compact will cover offerings for home owners including rebates and incentives, no-cost Home Energy Assessment, and 100%...

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...

Learning Fly Tying Techniques

With Cooper Gilkes from Coop's Bait & Tackle Shop and head chair of our MV R&G Club Fly Rod Striped Bass Catch & Release Tournament. Seats are open to first...

Tuesday, February 26