Events

Wednesday, October 28

Polly Hill Arboretum Quest

The Arboretum has had its own quest in past years, and was at one time part of an Island-wide quest. Youth Educator Elliott Bennett recently revived this fun...

Virtual Domestic Violence Awareness Walk

From Oct. 15 to Oct. 30, support victims and survivors of domestic violence everywhere by displaying something purple while going for a run, a jog or a walk.

Virtual Chair Yoga & Meditation

Chair yoga is a supported style of yoga that is accessible to all levels and ages. In this class, practitioners will be guided through seated and moving...

Virtual Kid's Yoga

Come join certified yoga instructor Miss Shannon in a fun and engaging yoga class specifically for little ones. We will start class with some basic yoga...

Entrance to the Island Folk Pottery Sculpture Trail

Created by artists Bill O'Callaghan and Heather Goff, the 1/4 mile trail meanders through a magical landscape populated with whimsical sculptures. A great...

Make With Me

Join Kristen for an in-person activity outdoors. Space is limited to five families. Children and families are required to social distance. Pre-registration...

What's Cooking Wednesdays!

Visit our YouTube channel every Wednesday for a simple recipe video with Emily. You can pick up an activity bag with materials each week on Fridays at 3...

Online Adult Community Dance Class

The Yard and the West Tisbury Library present Adult Community Dance Class through Zoom. This class welcomes adults, seniors and everyone in between. The...

Virtual Traditional Storytime

Children’s librarian, Mikaela, will be hosting a weekly virtual traditional storytime. Just like in a regular storytime kids will be able to listen and enjoy...

Music & Memory Zoom Cafe

The Martha's Vineyard Center for Living hosts a fun, hour-long lively sing-a-long with Island musicians. All are invited.

Senior Tech Help

The library will offer Senior Tech Help outside on the Children's Porch. There will be a 20 minute limit per tech help session. Bring your laptop or device...

"Night Sail" Oil on Board 16" x 20" by artist Paul Beebe

The Louisa Gould Gallery is delighted to announce a new show, The Martha's Vineyard Maritime Show: Ship to Shore, which showcases the work of renowned...

Children's Curbside Crafts

Stop by during curbside service hours for weekly autumn-themed crafts with all the required supplies to complete at home.

Online Racial Justice Book Discussion Group

This month’s discussion topic will be "I'm a Good Person, Isn't That Enough?" with racial justice educator and world renowned author of Waking Up White,...

Wednesday Crafternoons

Come to the Children’s Garden door to pick up an activity bag to do at home. Crafts will change weekly, and kits will be appropriate for children in grades K...

Open Pottery Studio

Supervised by Frank Creney. With safety protocols in place, we have a new system for offering open studio times. Each studio session is 2 hours and limited...

Public Computer Access

Library computers will be available for patrons to use on the Children’s Porch, outdoors and weather permitting. There will be a 15 minute limit, and...

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren

Are you a grandparent raising your grandchild or grandchildren? Join our Island Wide Youth Collaborative for Grandparents Raising Grandchildren. This group...

Virtual Discord Games

Join Caitlyn on Discord to play Jackbox Games virtually. For ages 12 to 18. Registration required.

Anti-Racist Book Group

Join librarian Elliott for a monthly book club focusing on anti-racism and social justice. This month, we will be discussing The Yellow House by Sarah Broom.

On the Rocks

A young New York mother faced with sudden doubts about her marriage teams up with her larger-than-life playboy father to tail her husband. What follows is a...

Beginner Wheel Throwing

In this beginners ceramics class, students will learn techniques to create forms on the potter’s wheel - cups, bowls, vessels, etc. You will learn the basics...

Online Poetry Reading

The West Tisbury Library presents an online poetry reading with local poet Amarylis Douglas. This is a live event that will meet on Zoom. Ms. Douglas will...

Personal Financial Planning

There’s never been a better time to take control of your finances. This 4-week online course will equip you with the basic tools you need to sleep soundly at...

5pm
Virtual Event
Online Fall Seminar: Toni Morrison

Vineyard Haven Library's annual literature seminar with Philip Weinstein will be presented as a series of virtual events on the Zoom video-conferencing...

Not-So-Spooky Stories

There are so many great "not-so-spooky" stories to share in October. Join Sarah for some read-aloud videos of her favorite October reads before bedtime...

Ghost Writers: The Hallowed Haunts of Unforgettable Literary Icons

Writers have a reputation of being tortured souls languishing among the living. Does the unrest continue in the afterlife? Sam Baltrusis, author of Wicked...

Jane Austen Book Club

Read and discuss Sense and Sensibility with librarian/Jane Austen fan Dee Leopold. Jane Austen Book Club will meet October Wednesdays. Copies of the book can...

Co-Sponsored with Falmouth Public Library

A 4-part series of talks pertaining to the 400th anniversary of the landing of the Mayflower, organized by the Falmouth Genealogical Society in connection...

7pm
Virtual Event
I Am Woman

This uplifting biopic tells the story of Helen Reddy, the fiercely ambitious Australian singer behind the 1971 mega-hit anthem that became the rallying cry...

Wednesday, October 28