Events

Thursday, May 16

Kayak Quest

Enjoy Sengekontacket Pond at your own pace on this self-guided tour. Rhyming quest clues (think: treasure hunt) will help you uncover the story of the Pond’s...

Reiki First Degree Class

Learn everything you need to heal yourself, others, plants, and animals with Reiki energy. Reiki is a 2,500 year-old light touch therapy. It is a Japanese...

Kiln Fired Enameling

Learn the art of enameling - glass on metal - and explore different enameling techniques during this weekly 3 hour class. You will create a piece of jewelry...

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.

Baby's First Year

An open discussion group for expectant parents/parents with a child up to the age of 1 year. Participants have an opportunity to share concerns and questions...

Move with Me

The MV Family Center invites you to Move with Me. Outdoor playgroup focusing on large motor and social emotional development.

Pickleball

Pickleball at the Boys and Girls Club except when school is not in session. Beginners and experienced players alike are welcome.

Story Time

All this month we're celebrating the stories of children's author Mo Willems.

Book Babies

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

Story Time

Toddlers and preschoolers and their caregivers are invited to join Talia for a fun story time. Books, songs, puppets and more.

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....

Hiring Open House

Meet the Privatus team, fill out an application and learn about exciting opportunities on Cape Cod and the Islands. If you are a compassionate caregiver...

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...

After School Gaming

Come in and use one of the library's Nintendo Switch consoles and try out different games. Ages 9 and up.

Girls Varsity Tennis

Watch MVRHS take on Sturgis Charter School West.

Learning Lab

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

Pen and Paper: Teen Writing Group

Young adults ages 12 to 18 can drop in on this writing group. Each week will feature a new writing exercise, discussion topic or opportunity to share some...

Roaming Reader

Kids of all ages can join Connie, our roaming reader, and listen to a story. Choose your own or be surprised. Kids under 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

Kids Crafts

Best suited for ages 5 and above. Please contact the library for craft, or visit our website or Facebook page.

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...

Amp Jams

A chance to check out the space, hang out with awesome local artists, jam with friends and foes, or just chill, talk shop and admire our nifty stage and...

Creative Mini-Retreat: Painting Possibility

With Jennifer Knight of Mamas Ignite. Dive into your creativity and paint your possibility, even if you don’t consider yourself an artist or have a fancy...

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...

Hike & Hops

Get outside and get thirsty on a naturalist-guided walk at Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary. Gain insight into plants and local products used to brew Bad...

Fish Fry

Still the best deal on the Island. Fresh battered fish, homemade mac & cheese, french fries, coleslaw, cornbread and (of course) dessert. All you can eat.

Evening Under the Stars

MV Cancer Support Group annual spring gala featuring buffet dinner, silent auction, and music by Mike Benjamin.

Thirsty Thursday Group Run/Walk

Join the Amity Island Running Club every Thursday at Bad Martha Brewery in Edgartown for a group run where you pick your own pace and distance. We all start...

Art Party: Soldering Stained Glass Jewelry

Our resident soldering expert, Allyson Malik, with the help of her lovely assistant, Andrea, will teach attendees the art of soldering and glass cutting. The...

MV Modern Quilt Guild

Open studio quilting. All levels of quilters are welcome.

Open Meditation

Come meditate with us. All are welcome.

The Physiology of Addiction: Effects of Drug Taking Behavior on the Adolescent Brain

An overview of how substances and addictive behaviors impact the brain and how the brain is injured by prolonged exposure to these substances and behavious....

Great Decisions: The United State and Mexico - Partnership Tested

National discussion group program for individuals interested in learning and participating in the foreign policy decision-making process. Eight week series...

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.

Live Music: Johnny Hoy and the Bluefish

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

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, May 16