Events

Thursday, December 16

Virtual: Kripalu Flow Yoga Class

Virtual: Kripalu Flow Yoga Class 7:30am

Classes & Instruction, Online

The West Tisbury Library will host an online all-levels Kripalu Flow Class led by Jason Mazar-Kelly (Yogijay). Classes will meet virtually through Zoom. This...

West Tisbury Public Library  
Kaiut Yoga

Kaiut Yoga 9am

Classes & Instruction

Join Kaiut Yoga in person or virtually to experience biomechanically-based yoga, a floor-based practice that utilizes gravity to unwind chronic restrictions...

Peaked Hill Studio  
Pre-School Art Workshops

Pre-School Art Workshops 9am

Arts & Artisans, Kids

Art classes designed to provide preschoolers a creative environment where they are encouraged to discover and color their world through different art...

Featherstone Center for the Arts  
Storytime Scavenger Hunt

Storytime Scavenger Hunt 9:30am

Kids

Join Emily LaPierre and the Family Center for an interactive story and scavenger hunt.

Martha's Vineyard Family Center  
Art Show

Art Show 10am

Arts & Artisans, Openings & Exhibits

Ceramics and paintings by Gordon, Andrew and Hannah Moore at the all-new Moore Family Gallery.

Moore Family Gallery  
Island Made Holiday Shopping

Island Made Holiday Shopping 10am

Markets & Fairs

Showcasing favorite Vineyard artisans' goods: wreaths, holiday plants, local sea salt, jams and jellies, beaded and quahog shell jewelry, Island books,...

Heather Gardens  
World Market Holiday Pop-Up Shop

World Market Holiday Pop-Up Shop 10am

Markets & Fairs, Annual

Handmade artisan products, ​art, textiles, dolls, jewelry, crafts and more.

Capawock Theatre  
Still Life Studio

Still Life Studio 10:15am

Arts & Artisans, Classes & Instruction

Come join artist Liz Taft in the Painting Studio to perfect your still life compositions - this is non-instructional time to work on your paintings with Ms....

Featherstone Center for the Arts  
Big Book Sale

Big Book Sale 10:30am

Books & Poetry

Back and bigger than ever. We will have thousands of books and DVDs at bargain prices during regular library hours. Wednesday, Dec. 8 through Saturday, Dec....

Chilmark Free Public Library  
IGI Mobile Market

IGI Mobile Market 10:30am

Food & Drink

The Mobile Market is a truck stocked with reduced-price fresh, locally grown produce and eggs. The market makes weekly deliveries as part of Island Grown...

Woodside Village  
Wiggle with the Words

Wiggle with the Words 10:30am

Kids

Join Elyce in the Program Room for a movement-based storytime using fun props and interactive stories. This program is geared toward ages 1 to 5, but all are...

Edgartown Public Library  
Strolling in the Pastures with a Furry Friend, Leonardo!

Alpaca Walk & Talk 11am

Nature & Outdoors, Guided Tours, Kids

Walking with alpaca is a way to learn more about how gentle alpacas truly are. A wonderful experience for all ages. Every participant will learn the basics...

Island Alpaca  
Box of Chocolates by artist Robert Stickloon

Small Wonders Holiday Show 11am

Arts & Artisans

The Louisa Gould Gallery is pleased to present the 15th annual Holiday Small Wonders Show for 2021. Enjoy new, affordable, small artworks in a variety of...

Louisa Gould Gallery  
Take & Make Craft Kit

Take & Make Craft Kit 11am

Kids

Dec. 2: Stained glass bookmark Dec. 9: Suncatchers Dec. 16: Felt bunting Dec. 23: New Year's craft bag

Chilmark Free Public Library  
Holiday Gift Show

Holiday Gift Show 12pm

Arts & Artisans, Markets & Fairs

Celebrate the holiday season while supporting Island artists and Featherstone. The perfect holiday shopping destination with gifts for everyone (and...

Featherstone Center for the Arts  
The Way Out book cover

Virtual Book Group: The Way Out - How to... 12pm

Books & Poetry, Online

MV Mediation is often asked, how can we manage the societal polarization? What does conflict resolution say about the present toxic divide? We are reading...

 
Weekly Knitting Group

Weekly Knitting Group 12:30pm

Arts & Artisans, Clubs

Drop in group for knitters of all skill levels with Helen Hall. Enjoy company and conversation as we work on our various projects. While this is...

Featherstone Center for the Arts  
Online: Book Club

Online: Book Club 1:30pm

Books & Poetry, Clubs, Online

Come enjoy a lively discussion in a casual atmosphere. Monthly book selections are available on line with your kindle as well as in paper form via request....

Vineyard Haven Public Library  
Pre-School Art Afternoons

Pre-School Art Afternoons 2:30pm

Arts & Artisans, Kids

Art is all around us on the Featherstone campus. Join us as we investigate our campus and learn elements of art and mixed media during our art afternoon...

Featherstone Center for the Arts  
Art Explorers

Art Explorers 3pm

Arts & Artisans, Kids

As Featherstone’s Art Explorers, children will be introduced to functional design, aesthetics and creative problem solving using form, shape and space as...

Featherstone Center for the Arts  
Library Book Group

Library Book Group 3pm

Books & Poetry, Clubs

Join us for a discussion of Christmas Days: 12 Stories and 12 Feasts for 12 Days by Jeanette Winterson. Email aq_mail@clamsnet.org to register.

Aquinnah Public Library  
Kids Fit Camp

Kids Fit Camp 3:15pm

Kids

Kids can get their bodies moving on the library lawn, weather permitting, with Bonnie Kingsbury. This after school youth fitness program will offer healthy...

Edgartown Public Library  
House of Gucci

House of Gucci 3:30pm

Film

When Patrizia Reggiani, an outsider from humble beginnings, marries into the Gucci family, her unbridled ambition begins to unravel their legacy and triggers...

Edgartown Cinemas  
MV Signs Then & Now

MV Signs Then & Now 3:30pm

Classes & Instruction, Online

MV Signs Then & Now is a community project encouraging the revival of a signed-language community on MV, similar to the one that existed between late 1600s...

MVTV  
Spider-Man: No Way Home

Spider-Man: No Way Home 3:30pm

Film

With Spider-Man's identity now revealed, Peter asks Doctor Strange for help. When a spell goes wrong, dangerous foes from other worlds start to appear,...

Edgartown Cinemas  
Part of the flyer for all the fun holiday events happening this winter

'Tis the Season - Winter Wonderland 4pm

Arts & Artisans, Festivals, Community

Join us for a "snowy" Main Street and later shopping hours until 7 p.m. at local participating businesses.

Downtown Vineyard Haven  
Crossland’s Oak Bluffs Christmas Display

Crossland’s Oak Bluffs Christmas Display 4pm

Annual

Lights are on daily. A synchronized music light show (staring Dec. 3) takes place on Fridays and Saturdays. Tune radio to 88.5 FM.

Ocean Park  
Holiday Pop-Up

Holiday Pop-Up 4pm

Arts & Artisans

With Tea Lane Apothecary and Lucy Vincent Apparel.

The Trust Shop  
The Danish Collector - Delacroix to Gauguin

The Danish Collector - Delacroix to Gauguin 4pm

Film

For many years no-one was interested in the art of the Impressionists. Artists like Monet, Degas and Renoir were vilified, attacked, and left penniless as a...

Martha's Vineyard Film Center  
IGI Mobile Market

IGI Mobile Market 4:30pm

Food & Drink

The Mobile Market is a truck stocked with reduced-price fresh, locally grown produce and eggs. The market makes weekly deliveries as part of Island Grown...

St. Augustine's Church  
Annual Lights Display: Gatchell Christmas House

Annual Lights Display: Gatchell Christmas House 5pm

Annual

If you stop by, please bring a non-perishable food item or donation for the Island Food Pantry.

Gatchell House  
Virtual: Chef Look Cooks

Virtual: Chef Look Cooks 5pm

Classes & Instruction, Food & Drink, Online

Don’t have an Italian grandma to hand down delicious family recipes? Never fear, Chef Look will teach you a classic. Italian Wedding Soup, named for the...

Edgartown Public Library  
Virtual: Knitting for All Ages

Virtual: Knitting for All Ages 5pm

Arts & Artisans, Online

Join us and learn how to make a simple knitting project. This is a beginner-friendly knitting group for all ages with all materials and instructions...

Aquinnah Public Library  
Online: Khaydroup Answers Questions About Practice

Online: Khaydroup Answers Questions About Practice 5:45pm

Speaker/Panel, Online

Khaydroup will answer questions about meditation practice. Feel free to join with or without questions.

Bodhi Path Buddhist Center  
Online Meditation

Online Meditation 6pm

Classes & Instruction, Online

With Khaydroup. We will be following the same format as when we all come together to meditate in person. There will be 3 fifteen minute sessions, with the...

Bodhi Path Buddhist Center  
Ghostbusters: Afterlife

Ghostbusters: Afterlife 6:45pm

Film

When a single mom and her two kids arrive in a small town, they begin to discover their connection to the original Ghostbusters and the secret legacy their...

Edgartown Cinemas  
Spider-Man: No Way Home

Spider-Man: No Way Home 6:45pm

Film

With Spider-Man's identity now revealed, Peter asks Doctor Strange for help. When a spell goes wrong, dangerous foes from other worlds start to appear,...

Edgartown Cinemas  
Online: Beginner’s Chess For All Ages

Online: Beginner’s Chess For All Ages 7pm

Classes & Instruction, Kids, Online

This online class teaches the fundamentals of chess as a strategy game that is the most popular game in the world. In one hour you will learn the basics of...

Oak Bluffs Public Library  
Virtual: Pregnancy Loss Support Group

Virtual: Pregnancy Loss Support Group 7:15pm

Support Groups, Online

A virtual gathering and support group for parents who have gone through pregnancy loss and/or stillbirth.

 
Being the Ricardos

Being the Ricardos 7:30pm

Film

Lucille Ball (Nicole Kidman) and Desi Arnaz (Javier Bardem) are threatened by shocking personal accusations, a political smear and cultural taboos in Academy...

Martha's Vineyard Film Center  
Live Music: Mike Benjamin + Jodi Treloar

Live Music: Mike Benjamin + Jodi Treloar 8pm

Music

Check out this killer duo every other Thursday.

The Ritz Cafe  

Thursday, December 16