Events

Thursday, July 30

'Round-the-Buoy Races

The ’RTB Races were added several years ago to add diversity to the regatta’s format and extend the fun of Race Weekend on its front end.

Virtual Exhibit: Sensational Art from Vineyard Artists

Featuring the work of Marston Clough, Nancy Shaw Cramer, Kate Feiffer, Barbara Kassel, Gwen Adams Norton and Sandy Pimentel. Each artist is exhibiting one...

Virtual Event
Outdoor Yoga

Led by Lorrane Menezes of Yoga on the Vine. Advance registration required.

Virtual Yoga

Lead by Founder and Director of Yoga at The Yard, Mollie Doyle.

8am
Virtual Event
Yoga on the Beach

Registration in advance is a must. Due to COVID we will not be able to allow beach walk-ins, we must have contact information for all participants. This is...

Access-Able Guided Tours

Our Access-Able program provides an opportunity to explore Felix Neck by those with limited mobility. Led by Sanctuary staff on our golf cart, this one-hour...

Felix Neck Nature Adventures

This summer we are able to offer unique experiences exploring the Sanctuary with groups of up to 9 people* and a personal naturalist guide. With expeditions...

Kayak & Stand Up Paddle Board (SUP) Quests

Enjoy Sengekontacket Pond on this self-guided tour. Rhyming quest clues (think: treasure hunt) will help you uncover the story of the pond’s people, places...

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, also was bullpen coach in 2018-2019...

Mornings on the Farm

Camp may be cancelled but summer is not. Visit the farm and help care for your animal friends in these weekly sessions that run Monday through Friday...

Summer with Crescendo

A summer music program for kids in 1st to 8th grade held in the Edgartown School music room, and on the grassy outside. Students will engage in age...

Virtual Yoga

Led by Sherry Sidoti. Ms. Sidoti’s vision is to provide a warm and welcoming environment for the teachings of yoga to find us in our everyday lives. Sherry...

9:15am
Virtual Event
Cape Pogue Kayak & Safari

Explore Cape Pogue Wildlife Refuge by kayak discovering our pristine waters and the life within alongside a natural history guide. All kayak levels welcome....

"Regatta Day" by Marjorie Mason

Vineyard Landscapes - The 2020 Collection by one of the Vineyard's favorite landscape artists, Marjorie Mason. Up daily all summer.

Artist Exhibition

Featuring Eva Cincotta, June Schoppe, Anna Finnerty, Judith Howells,Warren Gaines, Joanne Frechette and Rosenfeld.

Cape Pogue Lighthouse Tour & Refuge Safari

Explore the only wildlife refuge on Chappaquiddick by open-air, over-sand vehicle as you trek to the remote Cape Pogue Light. Learn the local and natural...

Sunset Paddle in Menemsha

There is no better way to see the beauty Martha’s Vineyard than by paddle board. Our guides are very knowledgable and passionate about the Island and will...

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...

Online Course: Personal Financial Planning

This 4-week online course runs Thursdays, July 30-Aug. 20. There's never been a better time to take control of your finances. This course will equip you...

10am
Virtual Event
Supportive Day Zoom Program for 55+

Martha's Vineyard Center for Living hosts weekly programs offering: music, exercise, conversation and socializing. For an invite and information call or...

10am
Virtual Event
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,...

Virtual Art Class for Kids: Pastels

Join us via Zoom as Heather instructs kids ages 7 to 14 how to use pastels. Some pastels will be available for pickup via curbside.

10am
Virtual Event
Virtual Community Dance Class

This contemporary dance class runs for one hour and is taught by Jesse Keller Jason.

10am
Virtual Event
Visiting Artist Workshop: Painting with Color & Water

In this two-day workshop, you will spend time observing the endless colors, forms and shapes found in birds and botanicals. While discovering the unique...

Architectural Walking Tour

Starting at The Carnegie, this 90-minute tour winds its way through the commercial core of Edgartown; making stops at the 1703 John Coffin House, the Village...

Art Show: Sail in to Summer

Annual group show of new works by Peter Batchelder, Adam Waimon, Theresa Girard, Teek Eaton-Koch, Adair Peck, John Holladay, Frauke Klatt, Peggy Turner...

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....

Museum Docent Tour

Our trained docents are ready to take your family on a tour of the outdoor campus this summer. You must sign up for a tour at least 48 hours in advance....

Virtual Craft Class for Kids

Join us via Zoom for this crafty kids class. Heather will instruct kids ages 7 to 14 on various crafts throughout the summer.

11am
Virtual Event
Cape Pogue Lighthouse Tour & Refuge Safari

Explore the only wildlife refuge on Chappaquiddick by open-air, over-sand vehicle as you trek to the remote Cape Pogue Light. Learn the local and natural...

Edgartown Harbor Front Walking Tour

This 45-minute tour begins at The Carnegie and highlights three of Vineyard Trust’s iconic maritime properties, the Osborne Wharf Building, Norton Boathouse...

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...

Knitting on the Porch

Join us for a leisurely afternoon of conversation, knitting, crocheting and other handmade crafts. Bring your own supplies. All are welcome.

Mini Maestros

Mini Maestros is a music class for children 0 to 5 years old and their caregivers. Prior registration required by May 26. See website for information and...

A Virtual Walking Tour of Oak Bluffs

Join Allyson on a virtual walking tour of downtown Oak Bluffs with local author Thomas Dresser as he points out the sites and history of Oak Bluffs from his...

2pm
Virtual Event
Cape Pogue Lighthouse Tour & Refuge Safari

Explore the only wildlife refuge on Chappaquiddick by open-air, over-sand vehicle as you trek to the remote Cape Pogue Light. Learn the local and natural...

Literary Edgartown Walking Tour

Discover Edgartown’s literary heritage from Herman Melville and Frederick Douglass to Oompa Loompas and a big red dog in a two-hour walking tour hosted by...

Museum Docent Tour

Our trained docents are ready to take your family on a tour of the outdoor campus this summer. You must sign up for a tour at least 48 hours in advance....

Try Your Hand at Sign Language

No experience necessary. Weekly sign language lessons repeat and air 3 times each on MVTV Channel 13 on MV Signs Then & Now: Saturdays 9 a.m., Tuesdays 7:30...

 Online Free-Write Poetry Class

The West Tisbury Library will host another online Free-Write Poetry Class led by West Tisbury Poet Laureate Spencer Thurlow. In this class, we will do five...

4pm
Virtual Event
Dungeons & Dragons

Jump into adventure with the Edgartown Public Library's new young adult D&D program. Explore mysterious parts of the Island, never before seen by tourist or...

4pm
Virtual Event
Guided Paddle Board Tour

There is no better way to see the beauty Martha’s Vineyard than by paddle board. Our guides are very knowledgable and passionate about the Island and will...

Mobile Farmers Market

The Mobile Market is a truck stocked with affordable produce and eggs grown on the Island. Our mission is to expand healthy food access for all in our...

Online Advance Care Planning Workshop

The West Tisbury Library and Healthy Aging Martha’s Vineyard invite you to attend an informational Zoom session. Our hope is that you come away from this...

5pm
Virtual Event
Summer Speaker Series: Skip Finley

Skip Finley discusses his new book Whaling Captains of Color.

5pm
Virtual Event
Island Students & Alumni of Color Forum

Have you ever experience racism or microagressions during your time on Martha's Vineyard? We want to hear from you and create a space for students of color...

6pm
Virtual Event
The Quick & Dirty: Sciatica Self-Assessment

Sciatica often feels like it begins in the lower back, but it quickly travels down into the buttock and shoots down the back of your leg. Sometimes it might...

6pm
Virtual Event
Virtual Movie Club

Use your OBPL library card to watch the film I Am Not Your Negro anytime on Hoopla, then Zoom or call in to chat about it with others.

7pm
Virtual Event
Summer Institute Speaker: Eric K. Ward

Racism, Anti-Semitism and the Struggle For An Inclusive Democracy. Eric K. Ward is the Executive Director of Western States Center, an organization that...

7:30pm
Virtual Event
Summer Drive-In: Back to the Future

High school student Marty McFly (Michael J. Fox) is accidentally sent back to 1955 in a plutonium-powered DeLorean "time machine" invented by his friend, the...

Thursday, July 30