Events

Wednesday, April 7

Fabulous Spring Auction

To benefit Friends of Family Planning of Martha's Vineyard.

Virtual Event
Story Walk

Come take a walk through the grounds and gardens of the Field Gallery and the West Tisbury Public Library. As you walk, you’ll read The Good Egg by Jory John...

Virtual Chair Yoga

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...

Acrylic Painting

​We have everyone from beginners to professionals in these classes. Come with a drawing or photograph that you would like to paint. Don't be afraid. Join us...

Craft Pickup Bags

Come to the Children’s Room pickup window to grab an activity bag to do at home. Crafts will change weekly, and kits are appropriate for children of all...

Museum Exhibit: Above and On the Ground

Photographer Neal Rantoul witnessed the sudden spike in building development on the Island in the 1980s and 1990s, and sought to document the Island’s beauty...

Museum Exhibit: Hollis Engley - Family Stories

“I’m surrounded by photographs…the images are populated by the people I knew and people entirely unknown to me. All are connected – deeply or through their...

Museum Exhibit: Nature & Change - Stories from the Anthropocene

Islands are dynamic environments, and here on Martha’s Vineyard, we are constantly confronted with changes in the natural world. The fact that change happens...

Museum Exhibit: We Two - Portraits of Vineyard Couples

This exhibition features a selection of portraits of Martha’s Vineyard couples. It includes oil paintings of whaling captains and their wives and more recent...

Toddler Trail Walk

Join Casandra and other caregivers for a guided trail walk. This will be a beginners trail for little ones. We will have snacks afterwards. April 7:...

Virtual What's Cooking Wednesday

Visit our YouTube channel for a simple recipe video with Emily. You can pick up an activity bag with materials each week on Sundays at 3 p.m. for the...

Online Adult Community Dance Class

The West Tisbury Library presents Adult Community Dance Class through Zoom. This class welcomes adults, seniors and everyone in between. Instructor Jesse...

Alpaca Walk & Talk

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...

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...

Children's Curbside Crafts

Weekly curbside crafts for children. April 3: Spring goodie bag April 7: Coffee filter butterflies April 14: Egg carton flowers April 21: Paper bag...

Hidden Collections

The Museum’s archives hold thousands of documents, postcards, maps, photographs, and other ephemera. They remain safely housed in climate controlled storage,...

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...

Alpaca Walk & Talk

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...

Virtual Springtime Ballet & Books

Miss Shannon will start class with some singing and stretching, basic ballet technique and creative movement games/exercises. There will be a springtime...

Bookbinding II

Part of the Chilmark Library’s “The Book,” explorations on bookmaking from 1440 to the present. In this class learn new bookbinding projects with popular...

Kindergarten/PreK Information Session

Our combined Kindergarten/Preschool program is designed to offer families an alternative to a traditional Kindergarten model. This unique opportunity will...

4pm
Virtual Event
Online Financial Aid Workshop

The West Tisbury Library presents an online workshop with financial aid expert Nancy Sinsabaugh. This event will meet on Zoom. It’s financial aid decision...

Community Suppers

As with so many things, our usual winter Community Supper series has had to adapt. Much like last spring, we will be offering meals to-go or by delivery. One...

Poetry Cafe

Hosted by Arnie Reisman. Featuring guest poets Holly St. John Bergon, Steve Ewing and Donald Nitchie.

Older Adult Employment Info Session

Join a two-session panel discussion hosted by ACE MV, Elder Services of Cape Cod & the Islands, Healthy Aging MV and MV Chamber of Commerce. On April 7,...

5:30pm
Virtual Event
Virtual Presentation: Ecological Landscape Design

As you get ready to garden this spring, learn how to design a garden that’s not only beautiful but also promotes biodiversity. Learn about the principles and...

Horseshoe Crab Surveys

Join the effort to gather data and help preserve this ancient marine species. Horseshoe crab surveys are conducted along Tashmoo beach during the new and...

MV Modern Quilter's Guild

Join the MV Modern Quilter’s Guild online. This group is always open to new members. Meets on Zoom.

Chenrezig Practice

We will be practicing "Chenrezig Sadhana and Commentary" in English (musical accompaniment by Wendelin Wagner and Sanford Garner,...

Faulkner's Masterpieces

Philip Weinstein will present a nine-week seminar on the master works of William Faulkner. The seminar will be hosted on Zoom by Swarthmore College's...

Judas and the Black Messiah

Fred Hampton, a young, charismatic activist, becomes Chairman of the Illinois chapter of the Black Panther Party — putting him directly in the crosshairs of...

Wednesday, April 7