Events

Monday, August 12

Sunrise Cycle

Get your sweat on in this early morning cycling class with speed intervals, hill climbs and jumps to build endurance, strength and coordination.

Rooftop Yoga

Take your practice outside on our beautiful cupola deck. Connect with your breath, body and nature as you begin your day under the Vineyard sky. Weather...

Senior Strength

Designed for ages 55 and up, this supervised class takes place on our upper level strength equipment. The class also includes balance, core and flexibility...

Hula Hoop Flow

All levels. Beginners welcomed. Hula Hoops will be provided. Hula Hoop Flow harmonizes the mind and body through inner reflection and the expression of...

Islanders Write

Day of discussion about the art, craft, and business of writing. Writing workshops, open mic, and more. Sponsored by The MV Times.

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 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...

Islanders Write: Writing about Food — Beyond the Cookbook

With Susan Klein, Jessica B. Harris and Susan Branch with Tina Miller as the moderator.

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 Painting: Focusing on Color and Design

With Donna Straw. ​Welcome to Summer Art Camp and working with acrylics. We are going to continue to explore color mixing, color theory and design. Camp...

Ceramic Summer Art Camp

For ages 9 to 11 ​with Sabrina Kuchta. In this class we will focus on hand building techniques to explore 3D art, art in the round, and texture. We will...

Detox to Retox

Detox to Retox with guided practice by The GateKeepers Practice.

Digital Photography Art Camp

With Karen Gourley Lehman. ​In this fun workshop, students will explore and expand their creative photo image-making skills while learning how to use the...

Discovery Studio Summer Art Camp

For ages 12 and older. Discovery Studio features a different art medium, on a rotating schedule, class descriptions below: June 17-21: Digital Photography...

Explore, Discover & Create Summer Art Camp

For ages 6 to 8 ​with Charlotte Hall. Dare to explore, discover & create this summer. Children will be encouraged to observe the world around them and what...

Exploring Printmaking Art Camp

With Allison Doherty. ​This class supports the creativity, development and expression of young artists through the exploration of traditional 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...

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...

Magic Garden Summer Art Camp

For ages 3 to 5 ​with Coral Shockey. Join us as we share stories, negotiate nature, explore the elements of art, and mix media during art camp designed just...

Woven & Beaded Bracelets & Necklaces

In these beginner friendly classes, you will have the opportunity to create a different beaded piece of jewelry each week. The rotating class projects...

Yoga on the Lawn

Guided by The Gatekeeper's Practice. Bring your own mat.

Practice Class

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

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...

Play with Me Playgroup

Parent/child activity with a focus on how children learn through play with the MV Family Center.

Art in the Stacks: Michael Johnson

The Friends of the Vineyard Haven Library are pleased to present “Martha's Vineyard Jazz in Black & White" an exhibit of photographs by Michael Johnson. The...

Art on the Vine

Art on the Vine presented by The Agora Culture is Martha Vineyard’s premier art exhibition featuring a broad selection of works from contemporary artists of...

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...

Kids Farm Experience

Bring the whole family and experience a little something different each week. Climb a tractor, chase a chicken, sketch a drawing of a baby lamb. Who knows...

Mothers & Daughters Making a Difference Brunch

Join Monique Moore Pryor, founder of the nonprofit organization Mothers and Daughters Making a Difference for brunch and a panel conversation about creating...

Prostate Cancer Screenings

Prostate cancer is one of the most common cancers among men. African American men that the highest risk of developing prostate cancer. 1 in 6 African...

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...

World Market Mondays Pop-Up Craft Fair

We begin our 3rd season selling crafts produced by economically empowered women and families from Haiti, Tanzania, India, Palestine, and Zambia.

Black Girls Can Golf

This community is for women who want to learn how to play golf and they have an opportunity to meet and play with like-minded women of various professions...

Islanders Write: Science Writing that Makes an Impact

With Tatiana Schlossberg and Ronnie Citron-Fink, with Suzan Bellincampi as the moderator.

Reading & Writing Workshop for Teens & Tweens

With teacher Mathea Morais. This event is for ages 9 to 15. Snacks, books, pencils and paper provided. Sign up required. Class meets Aug. 12 to 16. Sign up...

Traditional Storytime

Come join Weezie for a children's traditional storytime. Come sing songs and listen to stories.

Daily Drop-In Crafts

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

RIISE Building Boarding School Networks

Welcome families and those passionate about educating students of color. New England is home to more than seventy boarding schools. How many do you pass on...

Balance: Chi Kung, Yoga & Breath

With Kanta Lipsky. We will explore ways to strengthen our connection to the earth and increase our bodies’ ability to maintain good balance.

Community Lunches

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

Islanders Write: Covering Politics Then and Now

With Walter Shapiro, Melinda Henneberger and Matthew Cooper, with Sam Fleming as moderator.

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...

Art Show: Conversations in Art

Conversations in Art Show featuring paired artists: Leslie Baker and Anne Besse-Shepherd, Michael Rottman and Gavin Smith and Justen Ahren and Mila Lowe. Up...

 MahJong

Meet in the CCC great room. Beginners welcome.

Basketball Clinics

James Mortimer and friends will conduct an action packed hour of basketball basics, and advanced skill-work. Various experience levels and ages 7 and above...

Book Discussion & Signing

Join us for a book discussion and signing with Professor Peter Kreeft. The two books which will be discussed are Catholics and Protestants, What Can We Learn...

Islanders Write: Pitch Panel

With Gretchen Young, Rosemary Stimola and John Hough, Jr., with Torrey Oberfest as moderator.

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...

Live Music

Enjoy our lawn games, an incredible (gluten, dairy and vegan friendly) menu and an epic beer, wine and cocktail list. Bring the kids, bring the dog and the...

Islanders Write: Along the Path to Publication

With Dawn Davis, Ann Kingman and Susan Branch, with Dawn Braasch as moderator.

Islanders Write: Selling your Story to Hollywood

With Geraldine Brooks, Susan Wilson and Doug Liman with Sarah Kernochan as moderator.

World of Money Martha's Vineyard Youth Business Pitch Competition

Young people, ages 7 to 21, pitch their business ideas to a group of judges and mentors to win cash prizes. Sponsored by JPMorganChase.

Financial Aid Workshop

Noted financial aid expert Nancy Sinsabaugh will conduct a workshop for high school rising seniors and their parents, providing information about how to...

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...

World Market Mondays Speaker Series

Judy Lane, founder of Maasai Partners, welcomes Robyn Nietert to present "Women's Microfinance Initiative." Access to microfinance is changing lives for...

Islanders Write: How to Write a Sex Scene

With Jean Stone, Nicole Galland and LaShonda Katrice Barnett with Elizabeth Benedict as moderator.

MVFF: The Climate is Changing. Are We?

A conversation with former Secretary of State John Kerry and former US EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy. Moderated by State Representative Dylan Fernandes.

Special Screening: The Black Experience in Business

Join the Black and Latino Alumni of Syracuse University for a special screening of BOSS: The Black Experience in Business documentary and panel discussion...

Commemorating 400 Years of African American Perseverance in the United States

Join Island organizations to commemorate 400 years of African American Perseverance in the United States (1619-2019). Gloria Browne-Marshall, J.D., Professor...

Dance Parties

We are excited to welcome WMVY back after the amazing all-ages Dance Party they hosted at the CCC last summer. Bring the entire family, your dancing shoes,...

Family Dance-O-Rama

Join MVYRadio and DJ Shizz for a family dance party.

Live Music

Enjoy our lawn games, an incredible (gluten, dairy and vegan friendly) menu and an epic beer, wine and cocktail list. Bring the kids, bring the dog and the...

 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...

Beach Yoga

Join us on the Vineyard's south shore for Vinyasa Flow on the beach with Josey Kirkland. Take in the salt air, sand, and sounds of the ocean during this...

Cirque Fit

This overall body conditioning class will combine stretching with a circuit training that will strengthen and tone the whole body. Learn techniques such as...

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.

Pasture to Plate: Bounty of the Three Sisters Taco Night

The three sisters garden is a native American tradition of companion planting. The three plants referred to as the “three sisters” are any variety of corn,...

Summer Soiree

An elegant summer evening at Farm Neck Golf Club with dinner presented by V. Jaime Hamlin Catering followed by a lively auction. All proceeds to support...

Eat. Sip. Play. (Repeat)

Join us on MV for Whist, Spades and Southern-Style Fish Fry. Tickets include dinner (catfish, flounder, coleslaw, fries, green salad, corn on the cob, corn...

Family and Teen Movie Night

The library will screen a family film in the Community Room and a teen movie in the Young Adult Room. Popcorn served. Please contact the library for movie...

Trivia Night

Join us for light-hearted, general knowledge trivia hosted by Johnny Showtime. $25 and $10 gift certificates* to Bad Martha to 1st and 2nd place. Space is...

Look What a Wonder

A narrated concert performance of an off-Broadway gospel musical Look What a Wonder. Relive the gut-wrenching choices real life Black leaders Morris Brown...

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...

Board Game Night

Come join the local Board Game Club that meets every Monday night in the upstairs space at The Barn. Anyone is welcome. Board games vary from week to week.

Preview: Low Down Dirty Blues

Conceived by Randal Myler and Dan Wheetman, directed by Randal Myler. Welcome to Big Mama's Home of The Blues, where the party is just heating up. This...

Vineyard Haven Town Band Rehearsal

Weekly rehearsal for Vineyard Haven Town Band. Open to all.

MVFF: The Biggest Little Farm

Just before sunset, at 6 p.m., join us for dinner overlooking Menemsha Harbor. Enjoy a spectacular view, and a locally sourced three-course meal, with our...

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...

Cottage City Collective

Showcasing a different artist each week with Phil, Kevin, and Delanie on back up.

Old School Dance Party

90s R&B and Hip Hop dance party with DK Ceazzaleanno.

Monday, August 12