Events

Thursday, August 22

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...

Bird Walks

Join Susan B. Whiting, co-author of Vineyard Birds and Vineyard Birds II, and her friends. Meet at the CCC at 8am and carpool from there. Bring binoculars,...

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 Beach Yoga

All levels. Bring your own mat or towel. Jameson encourages you to move with intention for the entirety of the class. By reminding you to focus on your...

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.

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...

Poolates

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

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...

Multi Method Modern Dance Class

Enjoy moving with full expression and purpose in Multi Method Modern Dance Class. This class integrates the thinking body with the emotional body. Barre work...

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...

Local Plant Papers

Learn the papermaking process from the plant stage to finished paper. Working with Vineyard plants from gardens and fields, you will prepare fibers from any...

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....

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.

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...

Story Time on the Library Lawn

(We'll gather inside if the weather is disagreeable.) This story hour is geared toward preschool children, but all are welcome.

Book Babies

A lap-sit storytime for pre-walkers. Songs, a story, and playtime.

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.

BBL: Iraq War Study Report

Bring a bagged lunch and join us for an Iraq War Study Report with Fred Sobchak.

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...

Farmer for a Day

Put on your boots and get ready for some fun. Get a glimpse into the life of a farmer with some hands-on farm experience checking in and completing chores...

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...

Teen Art Classes

Your teen, ages 12 to 17, will experience the fun and excitement of art. Classes meet Tuesday and Thursday on the second floor studio, turning the large...

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...

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...

Connect: An Acroyoga + Kirtan Experience

Experience the ethereal feeling of connection with acroyoga and Kirtan. During this workshop, you will discover new ways to connect with yourself and your...

Kids Craft

Make cool constellation crafts.

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...

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...

Forum: Voter Suppression

The greatest threat to American Democracy. Panelists include Mayor Andrew Gillum, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley, Professor Christina Greer, Professor Saida...

Hike & Hops

Get outside and get thirsty on a naturalist-guided walk at Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary. Gain insight into plants and local products used to brew Bad...

Pop Up @ 29

This week features the work from Lainey Fink Scott Ceramics - hand thrown on Martha's Vineyard. Ms. Fink's collection celebrates customized, one-of-a-kind...

Summer Flower Workshop

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

Rock Concert for Kids

The library will host an outdoor rock concert for kids and families featuring The Pinkletinks. The musicians will be performing a set of classic children's...

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.

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...

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.

Summer Speaker: Ron Slate

Ron Slate will explore the current poetry scene in the U.S., how it relates to his zine On the Seawall, and will read a selection of his poems.

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.

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...

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.

Library Addition Information Session

Vineyard Haven Public Library has engaged Maryann Thompson, Architects, to design an addition to the library building in order to build a multipurpose...

Live Music: John O'Toole

Enjoy dinner with spectacular South Beach views while listening to singer/songwriter John O'Toole, a Vineyard resident. He brings a pleasant mix of acoustic...

MV Modern Quilt Guild

Open studio quilting. All levels of quilters are welcome.

Open Meditation

Come meditate with us. All are welcome.

Steppin' on Martha's Vineyard

We're back at it Chicago Style Steppin' and Line Dancing on the Island for a full weekend. Hosted By The New York Steppers and special guest master Tykman Ali.

Summertime AMP Jams & Open Studio

All musicians are invited to create a magical masterpiece or make a musical mess.

Whaling Wives and Other Lives

It's a maritime mashup. Playwright Martha Pichey and her seaworthy actors read a scene from her play about a whaling captain's wife, along with the stories...

A.R.T on the Vine: Island Grown Dance

A.R.T on the Vine: Artists Rising Together on the Vineyard. Island Grown Dance. Island Grown Dance features the work of Vineyard-based dance artists in an...

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.

Reading & Discussion: Historic Tales of Oak Bluffs

Skip Finley's Town of Oak Bluffs columns in the Vineyard Gazette were widely popular thanks to his breezy style and historical content. In this curated...

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...

Professor Robert Mnookin in Conversation with Rabbi Caryn Broitman

Harvard Law School Chair of the Program on Negotiations, Robert Harris Mnookin is a leading scholar in the field of conflict resolution. He has applied his...

SOLD OUT - Special Screening: Reconstruction - America After the Civil War

In 2019, Henry Louis Gates Jr. presented a vital new documentary series on Reconstruction: America After the Civil War. The series explores the...

Theater: 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...

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...

Glow Bowling

Join us for fun under the black lights.

Roots Reggae

With Mike Martin y los Rootsticks.

Live Music: Funktapuss

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

Thursday, August 22