Events

Friday, June 28

Approaching Painting

This class, led by Eva Cincotta, combines demos, techniques and individual instruction to students on how to loosen up. Discover watercolor, oil and acrylic...

Grange Exchange: Antiques, Vintage, Modern Sale

Multiple Island dealers will be offering Island art, memorabilia, furniture, oriental rugs, jewelry, folk art, tools maps, historic artifacts and mid-century...

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...

Seashore Discovery

Meet amazing creatures of the sea. Take a short walk through the forest to a protected beach where you will explore shallow waters with dip nets and use a...

YART Sale

Find treasures from artists cleaning out their studios, including easels, supplies, frames, books, original art works and more.

Architectural Walking Tour of Edgartown

This 90-minute tour winds its way through the commercial core of Edgartown; making stops at the 1703 John Coffin House, the hidden Village Green, the Vincent...

Discovery Fridays

Read, discover and explore with the MV Family Center.

Tai Chi & Tea

Qi Gong and Yang-style Taijiquan with Diane Crane. All skill levels are welcome.

Toddler Story Time

This story time is offered in collaboration with the Family Center and its Discovery Days program.

Mytoi Meander with an Arborist

Discover the beauty of our Japanese-inspired garden through the eyes of Massachusetts certified arborist and Mytoi Gardener Marc Fournier. Stroll the...

Annual Art Show

Join us to view the works of the members of the Friday painting group. Nancy Cabot, group facilitator promises a varied and exciting show including still...

Literacy Lunch/Almoco de Alfabetizacao

A school readiness group led by Weezie, for incoming kindergartens and their adult caregivers. Each week, Weezie will couple a story with a delicious lunch...

Harbor Front Walking Tour

Highlights four of the Trust’s iconic maritime properties, the Osborne Wharf Building, Norton Boathouse, and Old Sculpin Gallery. Together, we will journey...

Tank Time

It’s feeding time at Felix Neck. Meet our resident snake, turtle, frogs, and the many creatures in our saltwater tank and learn about these animals during...

Alpaca Walk & Talk

Pre-registration is required. Have a furry, fabulously fun alpaca walk with our delightful alpaca. Island Alpaca welcomes you to join us for our daily 1/2...

Architectural Walking Tour of Edgartown

This 90-minute tour winds its way through the commercial core of Edgartown; making stops at the 1703 John Coffin House, the hidden Village Green, the Vincent...

Friday Fun Day

Whether you're kicking off your weekend at the end of the work week or looking for a a way to cool down on the way home from the beach, come by the farm and...

Game Time

We have VR Wii, cards, board games, and laptops ready and waiting during this open gaming time. Bring a friend or come meet a new one. Ages 8 and above.

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...

Grace Church Lobster Rolls

Best of the Vineyard lobster rolls for sale. $20 for a lobster roll, chips and a beverage. Hotdogs for $3. Slice of pie for $4.

Blooming Bids for Kids

A garden party in a gorgeous venue, with fabulous food and beverages, to support at-risk youth on Martha’s Vineyard. The Island’s landscaping, gardening, and...

A New Musical from the Creators of Transparent

Jill Soloway and their sister Faith Soloway are taking their award-winning series Transparent to Vineyard Arts Project (VAP) on the first stop to creating a...

Oyster Farming with Cottage City Oysters

Oysters by the ocean, yes please. Join Cottage City Oysters for this fun hands-on class, demo, and of course- tasting. They'll walk though the various...

Shark Reveal Party

Meet Nipsy, the Island's new friendly twenty-foot great white shark made from recycled beach trash (and nips). Join us for a cocktail hour for the first...

Book Talk & Signing: Jean Stone

Celebrate the release of author Jean Stone's second book in her Vineyard series, A Vineyard Summer. Home. . . . That's what Martha's Vineyard is to Annie...

Vodka Education

Crystal Head Vodka founder Dan Aykroyd will lead an evening of Vodka Education with demonstrations, talk and tasting.

Island Hip Hop End of Year Jam

Island Hip Hop's first annual dance showcase. Come support Island kids. Featuring a performance by Boston's WTF - We the Females.

Theater: Dear Elizabeth

By Sarah Ruhl, directed by Joann Green Breuer. Poets Elizabeth Bishop and Robert Lowell shared a deep, thirty-year friendship. A love story told through...

Live Music: Philly D + The Round-Up

Phil daRosa starts your weekend with an array of special guests.

MBL Friday Evening Lecture: 100 Years On From Spemann and Mangold

One of the most influential experiments in the history of embryology was the Spemann Mangold Organizer experiment (1924), where a small piece of light...

Vineyard Sound Show

An acapella concert featuring 10 talented boys from various New England colleges. Music typically covers Sam Cooke hits, Beatles classics, and various...

Gold Pin Bowling

If the gold pin shows up as the head pin, and you bowl a strike, you instantly win one free bowling game and shoe rental, redeemable during a subsequent...

Live Music: The Royal Furs

Badass cover band from Boston comes to the rock for one night only.

Friday, June 28