Events

Wednesday, July 17

Oak Bluffs Bluewater Fishing Classic

The bluewater fishing south of Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket Island rivals big game fishing anywhere around the world. The OBBC encompasses an overnight...

Yoga

Join us for Vinyasa Yoga, under the oak trees or in the tent by the Tabernacle. Vinyasa is a specific sequence of breath synchronized movements used to...

Yoga in the Field

With Rachel Elion Baird. Full body breathing and asana postures in the beautiful field garden are structured with care to nourish the body and mind, bringing...

Beetlebung Babies

This year the CCC is trying something new, a before camp program for our youngest community members and their families. We will meet outside the tennis...

Family Birding 101

Families are invited to explore the Sanctuary in search of resident and migrating birds. Learn how to use binoculars, your eyes, and your ears to find and...

MV Skate Park Summer Drop-In Program

Through drop-in instruction Monday through Friday kids learn how to perfect a kickflip, ollie, nosegrind and more from some of the Islands best...

Acrylic or Watercolor Painting

​We have everyone from beginners to professionals in these classes. Come with a drawing or photograph that you would like to paint. Don't be afraid. Join us...

Caregiver & Me Yoga/Creative Movement

As a series or as drop-in classes for caregivers* to attend with their toddlers/preschoolers, ages 21 months through age 5. Full of fun and games to get...

Chilmark Flea Market

The oldest outdoor Flea Market venue on the Island. The "Flea" has evolved into a market like no other. High quality hand made items from Vineyard artists...

Kaiut Yoga

Kaiut Yoga, a yoga of Biomechanics, serves the modern body and modern mind, to increase freedom of movement, working from the joints to maintain/return the...

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...

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...

Solder & Bezel Set a Jasper or Agate Pendant

In one 4-hour class you will be able to complete one pendant with your choice of an Agate or a Jasper. We will be using sterling bezel strips and jump rings...

West Tisbury Farmers' Market

Outdoor farmers market features locally grown produce and meat and locally made products. The market is dedicated to bringing local agricultural products to...

Practice Class

Practice is a challenging, high-energy, and music-driven fitness class that includes cardio (HIIT), mobility, strength, balance, and natural movement. Focus...

Art Therapy: Memory Support Group

The ongoing memory support group is a weekly group serving those recently diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease and wishing to find a supportive environment to...

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...

Dramatic Arts Play & Create

Join skilled actors and filmmakers, Brian Ditchfield and Brooke Hardman, as they lead kids through an exploration of theatre and film. 9:30 to 10:30 a.m....

Invasive Plant Paper

Invasive phragmites, perennial grasses, will be the focus for this workshop. Learn the papermaking process from the plant stage to finished paper. You will...

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....

Art in the Stacks: Beneath the Barcode Project

This month, the "Art in the Stacks" gallery space at Vineyard Haven Library will feature photographs from Media Voices for Children's 'Beneath the Barcode'...

Coffee Time

Come read today’s paper, drink some complimentary coffee (courtesy of Tony’s Market), have some pastry, and chat.

Farm Tour with Meadow Hayride

Explore the FARM with a guided tour. Ever wondered how many eggs a chicken lays a day? What our cows eat? (Hint: they are 100% grass fed.) Whether you’re a...

Farm Visits

Visit a small family farm with free range ducks, pygmy goats, and more. Fun for all ages. Feel free to bring your lunch.

MVM Discovery Days: Life At Sea

Discovery Days is a unique summer kids program featuring local artists, rotated on a weekly basis, that bring Island history to life. Time to get your sea...

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...

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...

Galaxies Galore Storytime

Songs, stories, and a craft to celebrate all kinds of galaxies. Craft best for ages 3 and above.

Art Therapy: Memory Support Group

The ongoing memory support group is a weekly group serving those recently diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease and wishing to find a supportive environment to...

Daily Drop-In Crafts

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

Lunch & Learn

Join the Martha's Vineyard Family Center in collaboration with Island Grown Initiative. IGI will serve a delicious, nutritious community lunch and the Family...

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...

Community Lunches

Island Grown Initiative will serve free and nutritious lunches.

Lego Free Build

Create and build with our giant bin of Legos.

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...

Book Talk: Magic & Tragic Rosebud

Palker recounts her time at the hospital on the Rosebud Sioux Reservation in South Dakota. It was 1973, a time of civil unrest, death threats, and shootouts...

Deconstructing the Short Story

In this workshop, led by Bret Anthony Johnston, we will review our peers’ short stories and explore the conventions of narrative. We will focus on elements...

Painting the Landscape in Watercolor

Working from photographs (or outside ‘en plein air’ at Featherstone if the weather permits) we’ll examine all the elements that contribute to a successful...

Soccer Clinics

In addition to our beloved tennis clinics and new basketball clinics, we are also adding soccer clinics with Kieran O'Conner. Learn the basics of the game,...

Workshop: Working Large - Creating Strong, Personal Abstract Paintings

Modern artists often paint in larger formats by combining multiple panels or using oversized papers, wood panels or stretched canvases. In this workshop, we...

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...

Intro to Forging: Cuff Bracelet

Want to learn how to make your own forged cuff bracelet? In this 3 hour workshop by Cecilia Minnehan, from Cecilia Designs, you will learn how to...

Intro to Forging: Cuff Bracelet

Want to learn how to make your own forged cuff bracelet? In this 3 hour workshop by Cecilia Minnehan, from Cecilia Designs, you will learn how to...

Island Food Pantry Open

The Island Food Pantry strives to cultivate a healthy, hunger-free community on Martha’s Vineyard. Together with our many volunteers, partners, and...

Open Pottery Studio

With Nancy Blank and Sabrina Kuchta. Children welcome with experienced adult supervision. This is a non-instructional time for those familiar with ceramics...

Vineyard Life Teen Summer of Fun

Rec Room night: Hang out and relax, play Ping Pong, video games and more.

Acupuncture Clinic for PTSD or Trauma

Do you experience difficulty sleeping, sudden outbursts/anger, flashbacks, nightmares, depression, emotional numbness, easily startled/frightened, trouble...

Amateur Astronomy

Learn how to become an astronomer and check out Mark's telescope.

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.

All Things Apple

Do you have a small or large question about your Apple device... be it iPhone, iPad, iPod, or Mac laptop? Bring in your devices and ask questions about...

Family-Friendly Concert: Rolie Polie Guacamole

The Vineyard Haven Library presents a Family-Friendly Concert with kindie rock band Rolie Polie Guacamole.

Open Studio: Barney Zeitz

Barney Zeitz will be showing windows for a German church former synagogue, and the new Cornerstone Sculpture project for Government Center in Fall River. His...

Yoga Class: Mid-Week Slowdown

Join us for a yoga class offered through the Aquinnah Library, led by Jeremy Bresnahan.

CCC Farmers Market & Crafts Fair

Locally grown produce and crafts on sale on the Chappaquiddick Community Center porch.

Honey Beehive Tours

Come along shoulder to shoulder with a bee keeper from the family owned Ginny Bee Honey Farms and explore the secret life of bees. With a small group of just...

Talk: Heart to Heart

Anne Riley, MD, will give a presentation about women’s cardiac health. This presentation will teach women how to take care of their heart health by reviewing...

Cape Cod Hockey's Weekly Skills Night

Cape Cod Hockey will be working on skating technique, passing, stick handling, shooting, and overall Hockey IQ. We will have a great group of coaches on...

Lobster Rolls - Chappy

Marion Harding’s original recipe. Order your yummy Lobster Rolls at the CCC Office by 1 p.m. Tuesday. Pick up 5 to 6 p.m. on Wednesday. Eat in or take out.

MVFF: Cinema Circus

Filmmaking activities, circus antics, a performance, and short films.

Presentation: Historic Chilmark Deaf Community & Martha’s Vineyard Sign Language

Please join us for a collaborative event with the Martha’s Vineyard Museum, A presentation on the History of the Chilmark Deaf Community and Martha’s...

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...

Cheese Talk & Tasting

Head out to the farm and learn about the cheese making process from udder to table. Enjoy watching our cows being milked and hear about what it takes to turn...

Talk: Climate Change and the Survival of the Rare Plants of New England

Climate change is already altering the behavior of plants in New England. Recently retired Conservation Director for the Native Plant Trust (formerly the New...

Wednesday Workshop: Mushroom Growing and Cooking

Come learn from the experts at Martha's Vineyard Mycological about how they grow shiitake on island! Including in the class is a sampling of their harvest,...

Concerts at The Carnegie

Bring your beach blankets and folding chairs to the lawn at The Carnegie and join us for a toe-tapping evening of lively jazz, bluegrass, folk, and rhythm...

Cribbage Night

Six games of singles. 1st, 2nd and 3rd cash prizes.

Hand Building

​​In this adults only class we will discuss and experiment with hand building techniques. No prior experience in ceramics is necessary; this class can be...

Special Evening: The Leo Project

Join hosts Amy Brenneman and Kara Taylor for cocktails, hors d'oeuvres, art and other festivities in honor of a great cause: The Leo Project. Ms. Brenneman...

Sunset Kayak Tours

Enjoy a breathtaking sunset tour on Sengekontacket Pond. Relax, unwind, and appreciate the painted sky while paddling the waters. As the sun sets, see the...

Big World, Big Screen: International Film Series

International film series continues: A trio of vivid performances centers this raw and colorful film about the complexity of mother/daughter dynamics....

Bliss

Enjoy an evening combining the missions of two educational, local nonprofits - the MV Museum and the MV Fishermen's Preservation Trust. Fish printing,...

Featherstone Uke Jam

Come learn how to play the ukulele in a relaxed, fun atmosphere. Play along with the group and enjoy refreshments and lots of laughs. Just bring your uke, or...

Community Sing

Fun for the entire family. Join us in the Tabernacle for a patriotic Community Sing—a weekly campground tradition for over 100 years. The program includes a...

Theater: Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike

By Christopher Durang, directed by MJ Bruder Munafo. A new production of the 2013 Tony Award-winning absurd comedy about three eccentric siblings. Vanya and...

Live Music: The Marotta Brothers Band

World renowned drummers Jerry Marotta and Rick Marotta with special guests Joanne Cassidy, Sam Rothberg, Jon Zeeman and Zoe Zeeman.

MVFF: 17 Blocks

Jan Buhrman of Kitchen Porch Catering will be serving Israeli braised beef brisket, herbed labneh, and a shaved fennel salad at 6:30 p.m. Buy your dinner in...

Live Music: Johnny Hoy and the Bluefish

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

Psychic Comedy

The Jon Stetson Experience is intelligent, interactive, sophisticated fun. Along with hundreds of corporate appearances, he has performed for three U.S....

Wednesday, July 17