Events

Thursday, June 3

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...

Grounds Volunteer Open Day

Curious about becoming a PHA grounds volunteer? Come try it out. You’ll work with the Arboretum staff and other volunteers on activities like planting,...

Guided Arboretum Tour

Come see the azaleas, dogwoods, stewartias and magnolias in bloom. Take a tour of PHA's historic grounds and unique plants, led by a knowledgeable volunteer...

Gentle Yoga at RISE

Ease back into group exercise with a feel-good, flow class that improves strength, flexibility and balance. We'll focus on following the breath, nurturing...

Art Show: MVAA Members Show

Featuring artwork by Martha's Vineyard Art Association members. We have over twenty members in this show with a wide variety of mediums, from oil to...

Cape Pogue Lighthouse Tour

Enjoy an over-sand vehicle adventure to the remote Cape Pogue Lighthouse. Climb the spiral staircase of the century-old wooden lighthouse and discover...

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...

Enameling: Glass on Metal

Come try your hand at enameling, an ancient art form applying powdered glass to metal and firing it to fusing in a kiln or with a torch, with Lucinda...

Guided Arboretum Tour

Come see the azaleas, dogwoods, stewartias and magnolias in bloom. Take a tour of PHA's historic grounds and unique plants, led by a knowledgeable volunteer...

Museum Exhibit: Life in Reverse - The Remarkable World of Richard Lee

From the uninhibited subconscious of Richard Lee (1933-2012) evolved an engaging, original and irreverant universe: one filled with reoccurring...

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: Selling Martha’s Vineyard

The rise of the Vineyard’s tourist economy in the late 1860s created a new challenge for boosters and businessmen: How to market the Island to tourists and...

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...

Volunteer Work Day

Help with projects, gardening, hiking trails or other needed work around the Sanctuary.

Baby's First Year

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

Strolling in the Pastures with a Furry Friend, Leonardo!

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...

Art Show: Collide & Scope

Knowhere Art is proud to present Collide & Scope, a group exhibition launching the opening of their third season featuring painting, installation, sculpture...

"Sunrise Rowboat" by artist Pepe Conley

Annual Memorial Day group show featuring work by Nick Paciorek, Larry Johnston, Deborah T. Colter, Christie Scheele, Paul Beebe ASMA, Pepe Conley, John...

Online: Empowering Well-Being

The West Tisbury Library invites you to join Shanta Gabriel’s Empowering Well-Being class on Zoom. Attend one, some or all sessions. We live in a time when...

Art Show: Cosmosis

A photography exhibit by Libby Ellis will be on display May 9 to June 27. Cosmosis features a collection of cosmos portraits whose intimacy matches that of...

Cape Pogue Lighthouse Tour

Enjoy an over-sand vehicle adventure to the remote Cape Pogue Lighthouse. Climb the spiral staircase of the century-old wooden lighthouse and discover...

Container Garden Kit Giveaway

On three spring Thursdays, the West Tisbury Library and Island Grown Initiative will be collaborating to make take-home container garden kits for the public....

Butterfly Garden Work Party

Help our garden grow. Work alongside our knowledgeable garden volunteers and learn about which plants provide food for Island butterflies and birds. Come for...

Strolling in the Pastures with a Furry Friend, Leonardo!

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...

Cape Pogue Lighthouse Tour

Enjoy an over-sand vehicle adventure to the remote Cape Pogue Lighthouse. Climb the spiral staircase of the century-old wooden lighthouse and discover...

YA Meet Up

This weekly group will meet in the teen room to make toys and beds for shelter animals. Masks are required. All materials will be supplied. This meet up is...

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...

3:30pm
MVTV
Stream Available
Exhibition on Screen: Sunflowers

A unique opportunity to see, as never before, this series of spectacular paintings. Vincent van Gogh’s Sunflowers are among his most famous works, and are...

Join us on May 6th, 12, 25th, 27th or June 2nd - Come learn and ask questions about the schematic design, budget, and community use of the Renovation / addition of the TIsbury school.

This presentation of the Tisbury School Building Project aims to allow voters to learn firsthand what is being planned and ask questions in real-time. A...

4:30pm
Virtual Event
Virtual Children's Art Class

For ages 7 to 10 years old. We’ll explore two different genres of art...painting and functional art. Our weekly subjects? Join us in making a hamburger...

Goat Yoga

Native Earth Teaching Farm has been raising and breeding Pygmy goats since 1999. We decided to combine the healing of yoga with the fun of pygmy goats. Must...

Member Reception: Life In Reverse – The Remarkable World of Richard Lee

Members, join guest curators Claudia Canerdy, Hudson Lee and Tanya Augoustinos for a special evening exploring the Museum’s latest special exhibition Life In...

Thursday Group Run/Walk

Join the Amity Island Running Club at Bend-in-the-Road Beach for a group run (or walk) where you pick your own pace and distance. We all start together and...

Virtual Photo Engagement Project

The West Tisbury Library presents an online gathering of the Photo Engagement Project (PEP). This event meets on the first Thursday of each month. Meets on...

Online: Khaydroup Answers Questions About Practice

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

Online Dance Class: Broadway Dance Through the Ages

Led by Hallie Brevetti. This is a beginner dance class that includes a short warm-up, a brief history of the musical of the day and a fun piece of...

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...

Virtual Artist Talk: Collide & Scope

Knowhere Art is proud to present Collide & Scope, a group exhibition launching the opening of their third season featuring painting, installation, sculpture...

Gunda

Where his prior film, the acclaimed epic Aquarela, was a reminder of the fragility of human tenure on earth, in Gunda, master filmmaker Viktor Kossakovsky...

Live Music: Edbury All Stars

The Island's finest playing whatever they feel like. Permanent players include Johnny Hoy, Mike Benjamin, Kevin Medeiros and Jessie Leaman. You never know...

Thursday, June 3