Events

Thursday, July 18

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...

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...

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.

Get In Shape

Join fitness educator Emily Phillips, for a 4-week Get In Shape program. Using the Museum as our gym, take advantage of the stunning setting, the water...

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...

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...

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...

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....

Cottager's House Tour

Have access to guided tours of six exclusive homes, each with their own unique style. In all the homes, you will see the beautiful spaces and hear about the...

Library Friends Book Sale

All sales help support the Library Friends, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. LFOB provides funding for Library programs, services, and collections that are...

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....

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...

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.

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...

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....

Cuban Salsa Dancing

This class, with Christina Montoya, explores the basic Cuban Salsa rhythms, styling, and other spicy moves one can include in dancing. This is not a partner...

Daily Drop-In Crafts

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

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...

BBL: Guided Meditation and Stress Relief

Bring a bagged lunch and join us for a Guided Meditation and Stress Relief presentation led by Marian Reid.

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.

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...

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.

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....

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...

Artist Social

Makers Love Company in collaboration with Brickyard is excited to announce our first artist social of 2019. Join us for refreshments while you browse the...

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...

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.

Sea Life Exploration

Special guests from Felix Neck will be bringing some sea life for us to explore.

Sea Life Exploration

Special guests from Felix Neck will be bringing some sea life for us to explore.

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...

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...

Quick Pickling Workshop

Quick refrigerator pickles are so easy and tasty in the summer. Come out to the farm and enjoy a late afternoon with us as we walk you through our certified...

Janet Messineo in Conversation with Victoria Wilson

Janet Messineo, author of Casting Into the Light: Tales of a Fishing Life, will appear in conversation with her editor, Victoria Wilson (Vice President and...

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.

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.

Opening Reception: Brandon Newton

Come see new oil paintings by Brandon Newton. Also on display will be art by Abe Pieciak, Brad Tucker, Liz Ragone, Wil Sideman and Heather Goff.

Summer Speaker: Sarah Lynne Reul

Join the picturebook author/illustrator for a glimpse into her process.

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...

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...

Pop Up @ 29: Elysha Joy Metals

Join us for Pop Up @ 29 where we highlight a different Island artist at our new Rentals + Experiences Shop. This week features Island artist Elysha Joy...

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.

Makers Table

Farm.Field.Sea. presents a culinary feast. Makers Table showcases local chefs, farmers, shellfish cultivators, fishers and to tell the story of Martha’s...

Music in the Square

With Johnny Hoy and the Bluefish.

Open Meditation

Come meditate with us. All are welcome.

Opening Reception: Westerly Connections - Art from Up-Island

Westerly Connections: Art from Up-Island showcases new works by renowned Island artists Marston Clough, Ruth Kirchmeier, Marjorie Mason, Colin Ruel, Kara...

Book Launch: A Vineyard Summer

It seems fitting Edgartown Library should host Jean Stone’s launch for her new Vineyard novel, A Vineyard Summer, sequel to A Vineyard Christmas, as the...

Book Talk: Lost Roses

Join us for an evening with bestselling author Martha Hall Kelly. Her runaway bestseller Lilac Girls introduced the real-life heroine Caroline Ferriday. Her...

Brew Moon Hike

Say “cheers” on your next adventure on the woodland trail system of Long Point Wildlife Refuge. As you make your way to the banks of Long Cove Pond, where...

MV Sharks vs. Vermont Mountaineers

Enjoy the Island's own collegiate summer baseball team as they take on the Vermont Mountaineers.

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...

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...

Yanira Castro | a canary torsi

Yanira Castro | a canary torsi. Cast and Author are part of a trilogy of works that draw from a collection of audio and video recordings generated with 15...

Summer Institute Speaker: Juliette Kayyem

Juliette Kayyem serves as a national security analyst for CNN and hosts a regular podcast for WGBH, Boston’s NPR station. She is a trial lawyer and founder...

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...

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...

Roots Reggae

With Mike Martin y los Rootsticks.

Thursday, July 18