Events

Thursday, July 11

Quick Fit

Get it done in 30 minutes. All over strength building workout comprised of compound movements with weights. Leave the sneaks at home; this class is performed...

Early Birders

The early bird gets the worm (or fish). Join Felix Neck birders for a casual walk of the wildlife sanctuary grounds to look for summertime birds. An easy to...

Morning Yoga

All levels welcome, please bring your own mat. Jameson encourages you to move with intention for the entirety of the class. By reminding you to focus on...

Yoga

With Johanna Hynes. Known for her rhythmic deliberate flows, Ms. Hynes's repertoire ranges from classes that are challenging and nuanced for the seasoned...

Yoga on the Beach

With Rachel Elion Baird. Greet the morning on beautiful Lobsterville Beach. Full body breathing and asana postures are structured with care to nourish the...

Slow Flow Vinyasa Yoga

A strong and accessible vinyasa emphasizing alignment, breath, and mindfulness. Focus will be on building strength, improving balance, and developing calmness.

Poolates

Pilates in the pool. A gentle yet effective way to workout, especially for those recovering from an injury.

Detox to Retox

Detox to Retox with guided practice by The GateKeepers Practice.

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...

Knitting Skills

This multi-level class welcomes first time knitters as well as those with more experience. Projects will be tailored to your skill set, and are designed to...

MV Sharks Drop-In Clinic

Mac Curran, a member of the Sharks for the 2015, 2016, and 2017 season and the all-time appearance leader for the Sharks, will lead the 2019 Youth Summer...

Plant Propagation: Layering

Did you know that you can propagate many woody plants from stems that are still attached to their parent plant? Join PHA Plant Propagator Bridget Reed and...

Yoga

Sherry Sidoti's vision is to provide a warm and welcoming environment for the teachings of yoga. Sherry is a true sharer, she moves people to move out of...

Big Button Book

Make a pamphlet stitched, big button book using gel printed or painted papers as covers and assorted, interesting papers for interior pages. Make a small...

Children's Art Classes

Your child will experience the fun and excitement of art. Classes meet Monday through Friday on the second floor studio, turning the large barn-like space...

Family Guided Kayak Tours

Accompany a Felix Neck naturalist for an adventure on Sengekontacket Pond. Explore the salt marsh and search for pond wildlife. All trips focus on the...

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...

Salsa Suelta Cubana

Salsa Suelta Cubana is a form of Salsa dancing from Cuba that is danced without a partner. Often danced in small or larger groups, Salsa Suelta Cubana...

Torch & Fired Enameling: Glass on Metal

Come experience the magic of enameling - Watch grains turn glossy and bond to metal.

Arboretum Guided Tour

Learn about the history, people, and plants that make Polly Hill Arboretum a special place on one of our guided tours from a knowledgeable volunteer docent....

MVFF: Inwards

A weekly discussion series conceived and moderated by Diana Barrett, Ph.D., and Jake H. Davis, Ph.D. Join us as we take the conversation in a new direction....

Move with Me

With the MV Family Center.

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.

Space Fitness Training

Join Mariah from KidFit/CrossFit for an hour of fitness training. Learn basic-level functioning exercises out on the library lawn, then end with a game. For...

Thursday Strings

Drop in. All welcome. Music for strings (and others). Bring guitar, fiddle, bass, banjo, mandolin or whatever you like to play.

Vineyard Artisans Summer Festival

A Vineyard summer tradition and the only weekly juried art show where the public can meet over 70 artisans and buy directly from them. Many demonstrations,...

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...

Baby's First Year

This is an informal discussion and support group for people parenting infants (prenatal to 12 months.)

Creature Feature

Young naturalists get an up-close look at the native animals of Martha’s Vineyard. The program combines a story, craft, and a look at the “creature” of the...

Pre-School Storytime

Author/illustrator Maggy Bruzelius will read from her new children’s book, Look at This Tree! What Do You See?

Story Time on the Library Lawn

This story hour is geared toward preschool children, but all are welcome.

Camp Ground Walking Tours

The 150 year old colorful gingerbread cottages are a must-see in Oak Bluffs. Join a guided walking tour today through the beautiful grounds of the MVCMA....

Daily Drop-In Crafts

For all ages; children under 9 must be accompanied by an adult.

Dance Parties

Dance with Deneen is a 50-minute, fun-filled dance party for children of all ages. Get your groove on. No dance experience necessary.

Exhibit: Nikon Small World

Showcasing photographs focusing on the complexity and beauty of life from a new perspective: looking through the light microscope. The exhibit will make its...

Story Time with Author Rhona Silverbush

Author Rhona Silverbush will share her Terrific Toddlers series at a special story time. Rhona Silverbush, co-author of the Terrific Toddlers series,...

Community Lunches

Island Grown Initiative is serving free and nutritious lunches to all.

Brewery Tours

Brewer Calantoni Scarfone is on hand to explain the brewing process and equipment used at Bad Martha Brewery.

Trunk Show: Elizabeth Buenaventura

Elizabeth Buenaventura is a collection designed to ignite the adventurous, creative spirit in all of us.

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...

Pizza & A Movie

Come watch a family friendly movie and eat some pizza. Give us a call to find out what we're showing.

Garden Volunteer Work Day

Help our garden grow. Work alongside our knowledgeable garden volunteers and learn about which plants provide food for Island butterflies and birds. Come for...

Knitting on the Porch

Join us for a leisurely afternoon of conversation, knitting, crocheting and other handmade crafts at the Moore Cottage, 43 Trinity Park. Bring your own...

Open Printmaking Studio

Non-instructional time to create on your own in the Printmaking Studio.

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...

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...

Mobile Market

Selling fresh and locally grown food to everyone. We gladly accept SNAP and WIC and SFMNP coupons. We also accept cash and credit card.

STEM Activity

Special STEM Activity with Solar System Ambassador, Marie Zahn. Ms. Zahn is an archaeologist currently working in the field of underwater archaeology and...

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...

Summer Flower Workshop

Enjoy a late afternoon tour of the flower garden at the Grey Barn, flower arranging with Emily Coulter and a Grey Barn cheese tasting. Using flowers grown...

Workshop: Create Your Own Podcast

Timo Elliott, creator/host of the new “TimoNanda Talks” podcast, will teach you everything you need to know to start your very own podcast. This casual...

Annual Seafood Buffet & Auction

A seafood dinner, silent and live auction, and evening of entertainment on beautiful Vineyard Haven Harbor to benefit Sail Martha's Vineyard.

Book Talk: A Travel History of Martha's Vineyard

Thomas Dresser's new book, A Travel History of Martha's Vineyard: From Canoes and Horses to Steamships and Trolleys, describes how people moved about the...

CCC Adult Basketball Pick-Up

Balls and Jerseys will be available. Feel free to stop by and jump in and play. No advanced sign-ups required. Come. play, have fun and meet new friends.

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.

Mobile Market

Selling fresh and locally grown food to everyone. We gladly accept SNAP and WIC and SFMNP coupons. We also accept cash and credit card.

Table Tennis

MV Table Tennis Club welcomes players of all ages and skill levels. Come and have fun, get exercise and learn new skills. Equipment provided.

Theater: The Winter’s Tale

By William Shakespeare, directed by Brooke Hardman Ditchfield. Kings and shepherds, princes and princesses, love and magic, Sicilia and Bohemia, and a bear....

 Oyster Farm Sunset Tours

Farm.Field.Sea.'s Oyster Farm Tours invite you to experience the Island's booming oyster farming industry first hand with local oyster farmers and...

Classic New England BBQ

A classic New England BBQ will be served buffet style by chef Tom Engley. This event will be tented, so it is rain or shine. Enjoy the bucolic setting while...

Pop Up @ 29: Rebeccah J

Join us for Pop Up @ 29 where we highlight a different Island artist at our new Rentals + Experiences Shop. For our first Pop-Up, we are featuring Island...

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...

Thursday Farm Dinner

The farm will be bustling with activity as we host rotating chefs on Thursday nights throughout the summer for a locally centered meal featuring Farm...

Family Board Game Night

Bring your family to play board games from our brand new board game section. Games for all ages.

Lecture: Value of Old and Rare Books

Kenneth Gloss, proprietor of the internationally known Brattle Book Shop in Boston’s Downtown Crossing section, will discuss the value of old and rare...

Open Meditation

Come meditate with us. All are welcome.

Opening Reception: Year of the Woman

Solo exhibition featuring TS Harris. Her bold and colorful paintings present the iconic vision of the female form that merges the past with the present....

Vineyard Committee on Hunger Meeting

Monthly meeting of the Vineyard Committee on Hunger, an educational, advocacy, and fund raising organization. New members welcome.

Kimberly Bartosik/daela

Kimberly Bartosik/daela: I hunger for you. In I hunger for you, deeply internalized forces of faith, violence, life force, and compassion pulse through...

MV Sharks vs. Newport Gulls

Enjoy the Island's own collegiate summer baseball team as they take on the Newport Gulls.

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.

Show: Close Up

Making its debut on MVTV is Close Up, a new take on conventional question and answer interview shows. Designed to make viewers feel as if they...

Talk: Pseudoscience and Archaeology - How the Media Blends Fact and Fiction

Marie Kesten Zahn leads a discussion of how the evolution of science fiction has affected the public view of archaeology. Throughout the history of sci-fi,...

Tick Talk: Richard Johnson

Field Biologist Richard Johnson will speak on the Island’s tick problem, tick-borne illnesses, and their prevention. Mr. Johnson, who for years has done...

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...

Lyme Disease Lecture

Dr. John Aucott is the Director of the Lyme Disease Research Center at Johns Hopkins, where he and Dr. Mark Soloski research Lyme and tick-borne diseases....

Summer Institute Speaker: Steven Levitsky

Steven Levitsky is an American political scientist and Professor of Government at Harvard University. For the past 20 years, he has studied democracies in...

Trivia Night

With host Dan Cassidy. Come have fun, eat and drink, and win big prizes.

Concert: David Crohan

Pianist David Crohan, a Vineyard favorite, returns to the Tabernacle for his 75th birthday celebration.

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...

Roots Reggae

With Mike Martin y los Rootsticks.

Theme Party Thursday

Not Good Enough for the Yacht Club theme party with DJ AP. Free T-shirts, giveaways and free hats. Don't forget to dress to impress.

Live Music: Funktapuss

Funktapuss is a six-piece groove factory that churns out smooth, sweaty New England style funk.

Thursday, July 11