Events

Monday, August 10

MV African American Film Festival

After extensive consultation with all of our partners we have decided to postpone the 2020 MVAAFF and pivot the festival to Oct. 6 to 10 in Denver, CO. The...

Virtual Chilmark Road Race

This year’s Chilmark Road Race participants may not be running up and down the hills of Middle Road with 1,600 pairs of feet around them, but we want you to...

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 Christina Simmons of Yoga on the Vine. Advance registration required.

Yoga on the Beach

Outdoors Yoga with Rachel Elion Baird. Greet the morning on beautiful Lobsterville Beach. Full body breathing and asana postures are structured with care to...

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...

Approaching Painting

Painting in watercolor, oil or acrylic with Eva Cincotta. This class combines demos, techniques and individual instruction to students on how to loosen up....

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...

Fern & Feather Day Camp: Adventurers

For kids entering grades 4 to 5. This week's theme is Survival Challenge: Investigate unique adaptations that help animals and plants survive in Felix...

Fern & Feather Day Camp: Discoverers

For ages 4 to 5. This week's theme is Nature Sense: Stop, look, listen, feel and taste. Use all of your senses to determine which flowers smell best, what...

Fern & Feather Day Camp: Explorers

For kids entering grades 2 to 3. This week's theme is Ocean in Motion: Why does the tide roll in and out? And what’s all the commotion in the ocean?...

Fern & Feather Day Camp: Pathfinders

For kids entering grades K to 1. This week's theme is Mighty Mammals: An otter swims, so why is it a mammal and not a fish? Discover the differences between...

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...

Kayak Quest

Enjoy Sengekontacket Pond Monday through Friday at your own pace on this self-guided tour. Rhyming quest clues (think: treasure hunt) will help you uncover...

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...

Virtual Practice

Led by Emily Phillips. Practice is a challenging, high-energy and music-driven fitness class that includes cardio (HIIT), mobility, strength, balance and...

"Schooner Lizzie Young 1873" by William R. Davis

William R. Davis is one of the leading contemporary marine painters currently working in this country. Up daily through August.

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...

Stamped - Virtual Book Groups for Teens

This group will meet virtually through Zoom for teens ages 13 to 18. Each of the 5 sessions will cover one section of this very important book. First...

10:30am
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...

Balance: Chi Kung, Yoga & Breathe

Led by Kanta Lipsky. In this class, we will explore ways to strengthen our connection to the earth and increase our bodies’ ability to maintain good balance....

11:30am
Virtual Event
Virtual Fairy Tale Story Time

Children’s librarian, Mikaela, will be hosting a fairytale theme storytime to celebrate summer reading 2020. Each week a new story will be the featured...

11:30am
Virtual Event
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...

Unleashing the Power of Partnerships Conference & Retreat

COI Ladder Institute presents, "Unleashing the Power of Partnerships 2020 Conference." It is for female founders, investors, strategic partners and community...

Beginner Wheel Throwing

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

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...

Writing Workshop: The Young Ones - How to Write Young Adult Fiction

The Outsiders. The Hate U Give. Walk into any bookstore and you will find an exciting array of young adult fiction that covers every genre—from contemporary...

Refuge Recovery

Refuge Recovery is a mindfulness-based addiction recovery community that practices and utilizes Buddhist philosophy as the foundation for the recovery...

5:30pm
Virtual Event
Virtual Summer Soiree

We may not be able to gather but we can still come together to support the work of Hospice of Martha’s Vineyard staff and volunteers. We are getting creative...

5:30pm
Virtual Event
Yoga on the Pond

Join us on the Vineyard’s south shore, at Long Cove Pond, for yoga on the beach with YogiJay. Take in the salt air and sound of the ocean during this outdoor...

Sunset Kayak Tour

Times vary; call or go online. Enjoy a breathtaking sunset tour on Sengekontacket Pond. Relax, unwind and appreciate the painted sky while paddling the...

Writers Read - Online

The West Tisbury Library will host its monthly Writers Read evening online through Zoom. This event, led by Niki Patton, features community members reading...

7pm
Virtual Event
Martha’s Vineyard Comedy Fest

Join us as we celebrate 10 years of laughter with some of your favorite African American comedians on the "circuit".

Monday, August 10