Events

Tuesday, May 4

Pink & Green Weekend: New Belgium Brewing Bike Raffle

Buy a ticket to beat cancer and ride off on the sleekest new bike that 2021 has to offer. New Belgium Brewing has gifted a beautiful new cruiser bike to this...

Pilates Class

With Judy Kranz. Limited space to 8 per day. Please sign-up for one day to start.

Kaiut Yoga

Online Kaiut Yoga classes are offered through Zoom taking advantage of being home to create a practice environment that supports your deepening awareness and...

9am
Virtual Event
Kayak Quest

Enjoy Sengekontacket Pond at your own pace on this self-guided tour. Rhyming quest clues (think: treasure hunt) will help you uncover the story of the Pond's...

Virtual Baby's First Year

Join Kim and other caregivers with their babies ages 0 to 1 year for support and conversation.

Zoom Club: Conversation en Francais

Join our weekly French conversation group. All levels are welcome. For more language learning support try Mango Languages, an online language-learning system...

Backyard Book Browsing

Weather permitting, library patrons are invited to browse and checkout a selection of new books outdoors in the courtyard behind the library. Registration is...

Children's Book Week

Children’s Book Week is an annual celebration of books for young people as well as the joy of reading. Stop by the Children’s Room pickup window during the...

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...

Curbside Crafts

Come pick up a curbside craft kit at the West Tisbury Library. These craft bags will include all of the pieces and parts to a craft you can complete at home....

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...

Museum Exhibit: Wearing History - Island T-Shirts

T-shirts hold a special place in the story of our Island. They commemorate events, showcase businesses and spotlight the artists, thinkers and dreamers among...

Supportive Day Zoom Program for 55+

Martha's Vineyard Center for Living hosts weekly programs both in-person and online offering: music, exercise, conversation and socializing.

Virtual Storytime

Visit our YouTube channel every Tuesday for a new Storytime video with Emily. You can pick up an activity bag with materials each week on Sundays at 3 p.m....

Online: MV Poetry Reading Group

This is an interactive group, where the meeting's leader selects a poem(s), from the earliest Greeks to contemporary. The poem(s) is read and discussed as a...

Strolling in the Pastures with a Furry Friend!

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...

Take & Make Crafts

Pick up your craft kit at the Library any Tuesday, Thursday or Saturday in May to make either a butterfly or flowers.

Kaiut Yoga

Online Kaiut Yoga classes are offered through Zoom taking advantage of being home to create a practice environment that supports your deepening awareness and...

12:30pm
Virtual Event
Children's Room To-Go Door

Come up to the back door on the children's porch to chat with our children’s librarian Mikaela, browse materials through the windows and place book requests....

Strolling in the Pastures with a Furry Friend!

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...

Open Pottery Studio

This is a non-instructional time, supervised by Frank Creney, for those familiar with ceramics to work on their own in the Pottery Studio. Adults only, 18...

Among Us - Teen Gaming

Join the teen librarian, Laura, on Zoom and play "Among Us."

Explore & Learn

In-person group located outside at the Family Center. Social distancing required and limited to 6 families. Pre-register.

Mini Maestros Music Class

Outdoor and socially distanced music classes for children 0 to 7 years old. Registration required a minimum of 24 hours prior to class. If late registration...

Virtual Talk: Stories from the Anthropocene

Scientists refer to our current geological epoch as the “anthropocene,” a reflection of humans’ immense and growing power to alter nature. Our need to think...

Life Skills: Career Readiness

ACE MV and Santander Bank are joining forces to offer a series of Career Readiness classes over Zoom, covering topics like Goal Setting, Energy &Time...

5:30pm
Virtual Event
Book Talk: So Close to Home

Author talk with Michael Tougias, presented by the Vineyard Haven and Chilmark libraries. Worlds collide: May 19, 1942: When the Downs family boarded the...

Online Meditation

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...

Gateway Film

Join CONNECT to End Violence, the Island Wide Youth Collaborative, our MA Family Resource Center, and the Martha’s Vineyard Youth Task Force for a special...

Open Writing & Poetry Series

The community is invited to read or just join in to listen.

7pm
Virtual Event
Parent Advisory Committee

Do you love the Family Center and want to get involved? Join the Parent Advisory Committee (PAC). The PAC meets the first Tuesday of each month with members...

MV Signs Then & Now

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...

7:30pm
MVTV
Stream Available
Trivia

Hosted by Johnny Showtime. Strict social distancing and masks required.

Tuesday, May 4