Events

Thursday, July 8

"Sengy Sunset Reflections" by Marjorie Mason

We invite you to view this year's collection of landscape paintings by well-known Island artist Marjorie Mason in-person or online. This evolving collection...

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 Summer Song by Kevin...

Early Birders

The early bird gets the worm (or fish). Join Felix Neck birders for a casual walk of the wildlife sanctuary grounds to look for summertime birds. An easy to...

At $10 per self-guided tour, Tour Takers can start, stop, pause, and re-take the tours as many times as they would like for 30 days. Tour Creators earn revenue for their creativity and knowledge each time a tour is sold.

Enjoy self-guided tours throughout Martha’s Vineyard. Created by acclaimed local author and historian Thomas Dresser, Tour Takers see, hear and read from him...

Yoga

Colleen Macsuga has been a subsitute for us in the past and we are excited to have her join us weekly for the 2021 season. Ms. Macsuga is a certified yoga...

Kaiut Yoga

Kaiut Yoga uses simple and accessible shapes to achieve profound results; we modify positions so that the shape can work for every practitioner regardless of...

Kayak & Stand Up Paddle Board (SUP) Quests

Enjoy Sengekontacket Pond on this guided tour. Rhyming quest clues (think: treasure hunt) will help you uncover the story of the pond's people, places and...

Mindful Tai Chi

Join Tai Chi with Dr. Hyuk Seonwoo, who has studied the Yang (or Yeung) Style Tai Chi for 15 years before moving to Martha's Vineyard. Youth, young adults...

Wee Farmers

Calling all Wee Farmers: It’s time to visit your animal friends and help take care of the garden. We’ll have stories, games, wagon rides, crafts, animal...

Children's Scavenger Hunt

Receive a scavenger hunt checklist of tails at the library (or from the website) and search storefront windows on Circuit Avenue. to find the animals'...

Japanese Bookbinding

You will learn the four traditional sewing patterns used in Japanese bindings and discuss some contemporary variations. You will complete one book in the...

MVAA Exhibition Show

Featuring MVAA members: Jeremy Brenner, Victor Pisini, Sheila Fane and Eva Cincotta.

Summer Art Premiere

You are invited to celebrate the new works of Alison Shaw, Anne Besse-Shepherd, Heidi Lang-Parrinello and Tamalin Baumgarten. This year, we celebrate our...

Summer Art Premiere

You are invited to celebrate the new works of Elise Phillips, Julie Friedman and Carol Maguire. This year, we celebrate our artists with a 3D Virtual...

Summer Art Premiere

You are invited to celebrate the new works of Rachael Cassiani and Jennifer Christy. This year, we celebrate our artists with a 3D Virtual Gallery Tour. We...

Vineyard Artisans Summer Festival

A Vineyard summer tradition and the only weekly juried art show where the public can meet over 70 artisans and buy directly from them. Many demonstrations,...

Volunteer Work Day

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

Young Photographers Workshop

Four sessions on Thursdays, sign up for one or all. After the final workshop, we will hold a special kids’ photography exhibit in the Arboretum’s Far...

Gentle Vinyasa Yoga

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...

Children's Watercolor Class

Come join us for a weekly in-person children's watercolor class led by Heather Capece. Class will take place on the children's porch. Each week will feature...

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...

Art Show: Icons of Summer

The Icons of Summer show is featuring new incredible works by Linda Besse, David Whitbeck, Suzanne Hill, Rick Fleury, Kate Huntington, Wooley Dutton, Peggy...

Art Show: The Art of Critique

Featuring the creations of Liz Taft, Ruth Kirchmeier, Wendy Weldon, Lyn Hinds, Claire Chalfoun and Hermine Hull. These artists have been meeting for many...

Camp Ground Walking Tours

The 150-year-old colorful gingerbread cottages are a must-see in Oak Bluffs. Join a guided walking tour today through the beautiful grounds of the MVCMA....

Group Exhibition: Embodied - Black Women of Print

Embodied exhibits art works by Black Women of Print members. This is the inaugural exhibition for the organization. Gravitating towards portraiture and...

Group Exhibition: Figuratively Seeing

A group exhibition exploring identity and remembrance through figuration and representational work. Featuring painting, sculpture and mixed media by artists...

Historic Walking Tour

Explore the history of the Trust’s Edgartown landmarks in our guided walking tour. Starting at The Carnegie, this 90-minute tour winds its way through the...

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.

Online Class: Empowering Well-Being

The West Tisbury Library invites you to join Shanta Gabriel’s Empowering Well-Being class on Zoom. Classes meet spring Thursdays. Attend one, some or all...

 Family Center Yard Cleanup

Love the MV Family Center? Help us with a summer yard cleanup to prepare for outdoor programming.

A Gallery Pop-Up

A Gallery, Contemporary Art is hosted by Featherstone Center for the Arts for a pop-up Group Exhibition in the Francine Kelly Gallery, with fourteen local...

Beading: The Art of Knotting

Learn the art of knotting between beads, and choosing the right beading technique for each kind of bead with Lucinda Sheldon. Techniques taught include...

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...

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...

F9: The Fast Saga

Cipher enlists the help of Jakob, Dom's younger brother to take revenge on Dom and his team.

The Boss Baby: Family Business

The Templeton brothers have become adults and drifted away from each other, but a new boss baby with a cutting-edge approach is about to bring them together...

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...

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
The Town at the Center of the Island: Tisbury at 350

The Town of Tisbury was incorporated 350 years ago — July 8, 1671 — but what is Tisbury? Alone among the Vineyard’s six towns, it seems to lack a clear...

F9: The Fast Saga

Cipher enlists the help of Jakob, Dom's younger brother to take revenge on Dom and his team.

IGI Mobile Market

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...

The Boss Baby: Family Business

The Templeton brothers have become adults and drifted away from each other, but a new boss baby with a cutting-edge approach is about to bring them together...

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...

Fly Fishing Lessons

Learn the fly fishing cast or brush off the cobwerbs. No experience necessary and equipment can be included.

Summer Speaker Series

Eunice Youmans discusses Island Grown Initiative's plans for a system to process all the Island's food waste.

Virtual: Annual Seafood Buffet & Auction

A seafood dinner, silent and live auction, and evening of entertainment on beautiful Vineyard Haven Harbor to benefit Sail Martha's Vineyard.

5pm
Virtual Event
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...

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...

Online: Khaydroup Answers Questions About Practice

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

Every Brilliant Thing

A heartbreaking and hilarious theatrical experience that takes us on a life affirming journey. By Duncan Macmillan with Jonny Donahoe. Directed by Brooke...

Music in the Square

With Mike Benjamin and The Keepers. Waltz, skip and shimmy your way over to the Eisenahauer Gallery as we welcome back beloved bands for Music in the Square...

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...

Open Pottery Studio

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

Featherstone Uke Jams

Ukers should bring their own chair and music stand so they can move about the campus.

 Virtual: The Why's & When's of Car Maintenance

The Why's & When's of Car Maintenance helps you get an overview of car maintenance from Chaya Milchtein of Mechanic Shop Femme. Learn when to perform...

Picnic & Entertainment Series

Featuring Thistle Jemison. Bring your own chairs, table, picnic, etc and enjoy some great talent. Rain date is Friday.

F9: The Fast Saga

Cipher enlists the help of Jakob, Dom's younger brother to take revenge on Dom and his team.

A Quiet Place Part II

Following the events at home, the Abbott family now face the terrors of the outside world. Forced to venture into the unknown, they realize the creatures...

Summer of Soul

In his acclaimed debut as a filmmaker, Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson presents a powerful and transporting documentary-part music film, part historical record...

Virtual: Summer Institute Speaker - Michael Sandel

Michael Sandel, American political philosopher and professor at Harvard University, will speak on "The Tyranny of Merit: What's Become of the Common Good?"...

7:30pm
Virtual Event
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...

Black Panther

After the sudden death of his father, T’Challa becomes king of the hidden, technologically advanced African nation of Wakanda. Faced with treachery and...

Live Music: Jon Zeeman Band

Join us all summer long for great live music inside and out.

Thursday, July 8