Events

Wednesday, August 5

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.

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...

8am
Virtual Event
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...

Acrylic Painting

With John Holladay. We have everyone from beginners to professionals in these classes. Come with a drawing or photograph that you would like to paint. Don't...

Chilmark Flea Market

The oldest outdoor Flea Market venue on the Island. The "Flea" has evolved into a market like no other. High quality hand made items from Vineyard artists...

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...

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...

Watercolor Workshop

Join MVAA artist member Ned Reade for watercolor demonstrations, one-on-one instruction, and group critique in a three-day watercolor workshop. You will be...

West Tisbury Farmers' Market

Outdoor farmers market features locally grown produce and meat and locally made products. The market is dedicated to bringing local agricultural products to...

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...

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....

Artist Exhibition

Featuring Valentine, June Schoppe, Paul Beebe, Christine Beebe and Ned Reade.

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...

Children's Scavenger Hunts

Stop by the library to pick up a scavenger hunt checklist, or print one from our website, and search storefront windows on Circuit Ave. to find the images....

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...

Virtual Stars Zoom Camp

Join instructor Katherine Reid for an hour of theater fun. For ages 8 to 11. Please pre-register. We will send you an ID and password and your child can...

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...

Talk: Diversity Equity and Inclusion

This event will build on July's talk about the current DEI movement- digging in to next steps and reviewing tools for nonprofit leaders. Dr. Robin Hindsman...

10:30am
Virtual Event
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...

10:30am
Virtual Event
Gilded Jungle Leaf Bowl by Jennifer C. McCurdy

Realistic paintings and fine art porcelian. Show up daily through Sept. 8.

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....

Online Art Classes

With Island artist Elizabeth Whelan. May 13 - Botanical Drawing May 20 - Intro to Drawing the Human Head May 27 - Composition Tips & Tricks for Drawing and...

11am
Virtual Event
Writing Workshop: Thinking Beyond Genre

In this class, with Hanif Abdurraqib, we will look at hybrid form, and pushing past genre. Using texts that blur the lines between memoir, essay, poetry,...

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...

Children's Craft Takeaway Bags

Stop by the library (lower parking lot) every Wednesday and request a children's craft bag to take away at our curbside window, then complete craft at home....

Virtual Stars Zoom Camp

Join instructor Katherine Reid for an hour of theater fun. For ages 12 to 14. Please pre-register. We will send you an ID and password and your child can...

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...

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. Call or email...

Power Skating Clinic

For U12 and under. High-tempo edge work, acceleration and power skating, with and without pucks. Email mvyhcoach@gmail.com to sign up.

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....

Teen Discord Gaming

Teens ages 12 to 18 can join Caitlyn virtually on Discord to play Jackbox Games. Play games like Drawful 2, Quiplash, Split the Room, and You Don't Know...

3pm
Virtual Event
Lobster Rolls - Chappy

Marion Harding’s original recipe. Order your yummy Lobster Rolls at the CCC Office by 1 p.m. Tuesday. Pick up 4 to 6 p.m. on Wednesday.

Online Course: Mobile Phone Photography for Marketing & Social Media

This 4-week online course with Marnely Murray runs Wednesdays, Aug 5.-Aug. 26. In this class, you will learn hands-on tips and tricks that you can apply...

AAA Virtual Program: Under the Hood

Under the Hood: An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure when it comes to basic car care maintenance. Presented by experts from AAA Northeast.

4:30pm
Virtual Event
Online Workshop: Financial Aid 101

Confused by the process of applying for financial aid to help pay for education after high school? Looking for tips and techniques to maximize the amount of...

4:30pm
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...

Online Artist Reception: Picturing the Fair - A Virtual Exhibition

Join the West Tisbury Library’s first digital Zoom art reception celebrating the group photography show, “Picturing the Fair: A Virtual Exhibition.” This...

5pm
Virtual Event
Talk: How the MV Shellfish Group Uses Raw Bar Refuse for Oyster Restoration

Since 2011 MVSG's Shell Recovery Partnership has collected shells from restaurants and events for use in their oyster restoration projects in Tisbury and...

5pm
Virtual Event
A One of a Kind Chefs' Dinner

The Terrace Restaurant's very first chef from 1973, Pierre Delos, and our current chef, Patric Martineau, will be cooking a delectable 5-course tasting menu...

Random tarot cards

Unlock the door to the fascinating and magical world of tarot...and grant yourself a greater and more enriched understanding of your life. Tarot is a...

6pm
Virtual Event
Virtual Concert: Vineyard Sound

The boys of summer are back, virtually. Stream here: https://www.vineyardsound.org/shows or https://www.facebook.com/VineyardSound.

7pm
Virtual Event
Community Sing

Fun for the entire family. Join us in the Tabernacle for a patriotic Community Sing—a weekly Camp Ground tradition for over 100 years. The program includes a...

Doc Week: Nomad - In the Footsteps of Bruce Chatwin

When legendary writer and adventurer Bruce Chatwin was dying of AIDS, he summoned his friend and collaborator Werner Herzog, asking to see his recent film...

Summer Drive-In: Can You Hear Us Now?

Small-town activism. Nail-biting elections. A last-minute power grab. In Wisconsin, where extreme partisanship has become the norm, voters’ lives seem...

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".

Wednesday, August 5