Events

Thursday, May 23

Nature as Inspiration Environmental Film Festival

For four days, we combine environmental films, discussions, and an art exhibit by MVRHS students that will adorn the walls of the Feldman Family Art Space in...

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...

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.

Opening: Nikki Sedacca Gallery

Nikki Sedacca Gallery is proud to open for the 2019 season in Edgartown. The intimate gallery sits in the heart of Nevin Square and will be open in May and...

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.

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...

2nd Grade Plant Sale

Featuring organically grown tomatoes, peppers and eggplant.

Oak Bluffs School Plant Sale

Come to the OB School Lobby to get all your garden plants. You'll have Memorial Weekend to do your planting of our fine selection of tomatoes, peppers,...

After School Gaming

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

Aquinnah Book Group

Join us for a lively discussion of the book In Another Time by Jillian Cantor.

Boys Varsity Lacrosse

Watch MVRHS take on Saint John Paul II High School.

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...

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...

Environmental Film Festival: Tomorrow's Power

Local activists in Gaza, Germany, and Colombia challenge fossil-fuel dependency and power structures in a struggle for social and climate justice. Tomorrow’s...

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...

Poetry Drop-In

Workshop co-led by Donald Nitchie and Jill Jupen. Read and discuss two or more poems from classic and contemporary poets, and then use those poems as models...

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.

Opening Day: Garde East

Garde East opens for the 2019 season.

Open Mic Night

Enjoy unique performances by musicians, storytellers, comedians, poets, and more in the comfort of your neighborhood library. Sign up in advance or...

Plant Exploration: The Value of Observing, Documenting, and Collecting Wild Plants

Phil Douglas, Director of Plant Collections at the Chicago Botanic Garden, will discuss his recent travels collecting and documenting plants across three...

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...

Open Meditation

Come meditate with us. All are welcome.

Save Our Seas: Oceans, Plastic, & Climate Change

The life support systems for our planet Earth, particularly our oceans, are threatened by plastic and climate change. Come hear a talk about Oceans, Plastic,...

Great Decisions: State of the State Department and Diplomacy

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.

Environmental Film Festival: The River and the Wall

The River and the Wall follows five friends on an immersive adventure through the unknown wilds of the Texas borderlands as they travel 1200 miles from El...

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...

Live Music: Crooked Coast

Equal doses of indie rock riffs, reggae rhythms, hip hop flows and pop melodies create something both original and familiar - Crooked Coast has distilled...

Thursday, May 23