Events

Wednesday, July 24

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...

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...

Morning Papermaking

Enjoy two hours of paper art making and still have time for a morning beach walk or afternoon swim. This series of three papermaking classes will introduce a...

Solder & Bezel Set a Sea Glass Pendant

In one 4-hour class you will create and complete a beautiful custom pendant. Bring your own sea glass or pick from our collection (if you are bringing your...

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....

The Sister Circle

Held during HMCU Legacy Week on the Vineyard, The Sister Circle is an opportunity for women to come together to discuss topics surrounding self care,...

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'...

Bible Study

Today's topic: Study of Ephesians, Part II. All are welcome.

Coffee Time

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

Exploring the State Forest

A walk with Island botanists Margaret Curtin and Greg Palermo will identify fire-adapted plants of the Forest’s 5,500 acre sandplain ecosystem. Please bring...

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.

Intermediate/Advanced Ballet Class

With members of Cirio Collective, contemporary dance company. For ages 10 and up.

MVM Discovery Days: Pirate Week

Discovery Days is a unique summer kids program featuring local artists, rotated on a weekly basis, that bring Island history to life. Explore the world of...

Plein Aire + Landscape Painting Class

Workshop with Susan Nichter, award-winning Boston painter in association with Aline Wolff Studios. Includes 3 locations and closing reception.

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.

Windemere Storytime

Volunteers read to residents at Windemere Nursing Home.

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.

MV Sharks Storytime

Join Sharks baseball players for some stories, then stick around to learn some tips about baseball.

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...

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...

Bringing Up A Stone: Cultivating A Daily Writing Practice

I like the idea of the writer as a monk, devoted to the word. To approach our writing in this way, we must cultivate our practice by approaching our work...

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,...

MOVEMENT SPEAKS® Dance Workshop

The Yard presents a taste of MOVEMENT SPEAKS®, the signature class of the NYC-based organization, “Dances For A Variable Population.” This class, led by...

ASALH Meeting & Movie

Branch business meeting. Movie: Up From the Bottoms: The Search for the American Dream. African Americans migrate north to find jobs in factories.

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...

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 House: SSA Mission Statement

The Steamship Authority will be hosting an open house in order to gain public feedback on their new Mission Statement. All are welcome to attend and provide...

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...

4-H Family Goat Day

Let the Kids on the Roof 4-H club members show you what they are learning about goats, what to feed them, how to hold a baby goat 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...

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...

Family Friendly Performance: Real Life Journey to Outer Space

Family-friendly performance by Bright Star Theatre. The show is called One Small Step...The Real Life Journey to Outer Space.

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.

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...

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...

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.

History of the Universe in 30 Minutes

Ever wonder how the cosmos began, or how our little planet formed? Island author Gregory Mone will speed through the history of the universe, from the big...

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...

MVFF: Cinema Circus

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

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...

Seasons in the Flower Garden at Wave Hill

Join horticulturist Harnek Singh for a photographic tour of the Flower Garden at Wave Hill, a private estate turned public garden located along the Hudson...

Wednesday Workshop: Wild Fermentation with Miso

In our Miso Workshop we will explore the historical culinary roots of miso making throughout Japan and China. We will discuss koji and the inoculation...

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...

 Summer Ice Cream Social

Indulge in delicious ice cream, catch up with old friends and meet some new ones. Contact the office if you wish to be a host.

Big World, Big Screen: International Film Series

International film series continues: Mads Mikkelsen gives a tour de force performance in this survival thriller from director Joe Penna. (Denmark,...

Book Talk & Signing: Steven Raichlen

Grill master Steven Raichlen shares more than 60 foolproof, mouthwatering recipes for preparing the tastiest, most versatile, and most beloved cut of meat in...

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...

MV Sharks vs. New Bedford Bay Sox

Enjoy the Island's own collegiate summer baseball team as they take on the New Bedford Bay Sox.

Sunset Kayak & Campfire

Enjoy the tranquility of Long Cove Pond at night. Savor the sunset and moonrise as we paddle to Water Lily Cove. After kayaking, take in a campfire complete...

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...

Special Screening: Girlfriends

With Q&A afterwards with director Claudia Weill and Honor Moore. Claudia Weill’s groundbreaking indie follows an aspiring New York photographer (Melanie...

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.

MV Concert Series: I'm With Her

A benefit for WMVY. I’m With Her is a band rooted in a rare alchemy: three celebrated songwriters coming together to create music that reveals entirely new...

MVFF: American Factory

Jan Buhrman of Kitchen Porch Catering will be serving New Orleans jambalaya with chicken sausage and wild shrimp at 6:30 p.m. Buy your dinner in advance,...

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...

Live Music: Johnny Hoy and the Bluefish

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

Stand Up Comedy

Tom Cotter "America's Favorite Comedian" from America's Got Talent headlines the Comedy Lounge fresh off a nationwide tour. Opening for Mr. Cotter is Kerri...

Wednesday, July 24