Martha's Vineyard Calendar Events
Martha's Vineyard Calendar

Events

Thursday, May 19

Martha's Vineyard Film Festival

The five-day event, May 18–22, marks the launch of the festival’s new home at the Grange Hall’s upstairs theater, which is currently being outfitted with...

Unitarian Universalist Society of MV Online Fundraising Auction 2022

Many amaing and unique items and experiences to bid on! You can view our auction at www.biddingforgood.com/UUSMV. Bidding available May 13-22. Good luck and...

6am
Virtual Event
Exhibit: I Feel Pretty by Molly Glasgow

Photographer Molly Glasgow is showing 45 black and white still lives that are intimate portraits of the quiet moments she sees and captures. Her works are on...

Vinyasa Power Yoga (All Levels)

Camille Beauzile will be teaching a Vinyasa sequence that is therapeutic, creative, and powerful. Linking breath with movement, flowing into each pose. The...

Walk With Us!

Join us for a walk around East Chop! We'll start at the library's Pacific Avenue entrance at 8:15 a.m. Walk is approximately 4 miles and will take about an...

Gate leading to Sculpture Trail

Created by artists Bill O'Callaghan and Heather Goff, the quarter-mile private trail meanders through a magical landscape populated with whimsical...

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...

Peaked Hill Yoga

Peaked Hill Yoga is biomechanically based supporting healing from chronic pain while creating greater range of motion and resetting your nervous system. All...

Supportive Day Program for 55+

Martha's Vineyard Center for Living hosts in-person programs offering music, art, history, exercise, conversation and socializing. Events take place on...

Exhibit: Photographs by Elizabeth Dolan Durkee

As part of its Pandemic Haze series, the Oak Bluffs Library presents a new exhibit of photographs taken by Elizabeth Dolan Durkee. Highlights include photos...

Exhibit: They Planted the Seeds: Creating Jewish Community on Martha’s Vineyard

This exhibition traces the Jewish community on the Island from its beginnings just after 1900, through the formation of the Martha’s Vineyard Hebrew Center...

Open Pottery Studio

This is a non-instructional time for those familiar with ceramics to work on their own in the Pottery Studio. Adults only, 18 years or older. Attendees must...

Tomato Plant Pop-Up Sale

Slip Away Farm offers a pop-up sale of tomato plants in 4-inch pots. They've been well loved, fed, and gently treated to ensure optimum summer garden...

Out & About

Join the Family Center and Sheriff's Meadow Foundation for fun and active trail adventures all over the island. Check flyer for information about which...

Virtual: Baby's First Year

Join Kim and other caregivers for a discussion and support group during baby's first year. Offered via Zoom as well. Please pre-register for Zoom link for...

10:30am
Virtual Event
Virtual: Memoir Workshop

The West Tisbury Library will host a five-week memoir workshop series online with Moira Silva on Thursdays from 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. on 4/7, 4/14, 5/5, 5/12...

Wiggle with the Words

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...

Range Runners (Wild Horses) Oil on Panel 24"x 48"

It's Wild, a solo exhibit of oil paintings of wildlife by Linda Besse. Open Friday, Sat and Sunday 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., then daily starting on May 19.

Virtual Class: Building Wellness through the Chakras

Join Shanta Gabriel’s new eight-week online class series. Attend one, some, or all sessions. Meets May 19 through July 7. Free and open to the public. Please...

11:30am
Virtual Event
Exhibit: Fields of View

Works by Enrique Lopez Llamas, Carlos Reyes and Nana Wolke.

Exhibit: The Art of Flowers

This year the annual Art of Flowers show overlaps with the Vineyard’s first annual Climate Action Week (May 8 - 14). In support of the efforts and ideas...

Oak Bluffs School Annual Plant Sale

For Sale on Thursday: tomatoes, ground cherry, winter and summer squash, peppers, herbs, melons, cucumbers, okra, corn, marigolds, sunflowers, calendula and...

The Way Out book cover

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...

12pm
Virtual Event
Exhibit: Donna Straw, Upon Reflection

The Playhouse Gallery launches a new exhibit with works by painter Donna Straw. Available for viewing through May 28 from 1 to 4 p.m. on Tuesdays, Thursdays...

Virtual: Vineyard Haven Book Club

Come enjoy a lively discussion in a casual atmosphere on Zoom. Book club selections include contemporary fiction and the occasional memoir or non-fiction....

Martha's Vineyard Film Festival: Beyond Borders: Shorts From Around the World

Genre-defying, boundary-breaking, visually spectacular, and fiercely imaginative, these live-action and animated short films from across the globe are...

Aquinnah Library Book Group

Join us outside on the library deck for a discussion of Braiding Sweetgrass by Robin Kimmerer. Email aq_mail@clamsnet.org to register.

High School Jewelry Workshop: Crushed Stone Inlay

Students will work with a 1" x 1” square piece of sterling silver to construct a pendant, charm (or very special ornament!). This class covers design...

Hybrid : Gogyohka Flash As A Literary Form

Gogyohka is a five-line poem, based on the tanka and pioneered by the Japanese poet Enta Kusakabe. Gogyohka determines the length of the line by the breath,...

Kids Crafts in the Garden: Air Dry Clay

Join Jennifer in the garden to make Air Dry Clay creations. Weather permitting. Materials are provided and registration is not required but attendance will...

After School Club

After School Club is back at the Aquinnah Public Library, Thursdays from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Come by for homework help, crafting, games and more.

Martha's Vineyard Film Festival: Black Voters Matter

Featured work-in-progress screening; discussion to follow with director Daresha Kyi An in-depth look at the history of the Black Voters Matter Fund and its...

Virtual Class: Chef Look Cooks: Balsamic Glazed Sweet Potatoes, Steak, and Salad

This month Chef Look will be making balsamic glazed sweet potatoes, steak, and (for the first time ever) a salad! To welcome in the warmer weather, Chef Look...

5pm
Virtual Event
Martha's Vineyard Film Festival: Our Worlds Collide

Followed by a prerecorded discussion by Zoom with directors Jordan Barrow and Matt Edwards, film subject Amari Turner, and executive producer and Get...

Martha's Vineyard Film Festival:ÂS NUTAYUNEÂN: CHKUWABONAKIK AKONUTOMAKONOL (WE STILL LIVE HERE: DAWNLAND STORIES)

Discussion to follow with the filmmakers and members of the Wampanoag Tribe of Aquinnah. This is a showcase of narrative and documentary short films led by...

Peaked Hill Yoga

Peaked Hill Yoga is biomechanically based supporting healing from chronic pain while creating greater range of motion and resetting your nervous system. All...

Virtual Class: Mediation Qualification

Martha's Vineyard Mediation is holding the second section of its Mediation Qualification course. The class will cover mitigating impasse, biases and...

5:30pm
Virtual Event
Virtual Class: You Should Be a Mediator--Intro to Mediation Advanced Course

This is the second section of Intro to Mediation and focuses on mediation complexity and dilemmas including court, diversity, impasse, and ethics....

Brazilian Family Resource Night

The Martha's Vinyeyard Public Charter School will host a Brazilian Family Resource Night. This is an opportunity for Brazilian families to access resources...

Live Music: Rose Guerin and Jeremy Berlin

Rose Guerin and Jeremy Berlin play jazz standards.

Wisdom, Strength, & Beauty

Informal talks and discussion on philosophy and practical psychology of Qabalah, Tarot, spiritual disciplines, personal alchemy,and the creative life...

Martha's Vineyard Film Festival: From the Hood to the Holler

Discussion to follow with director Pat McGee and film subject Charles Booker, This inspiring documentary follows Charles Booker as he campaigns to win the...

Martha's Vineyard Film Festival: Navalny

This Sundance audience award and “festival favorite” winner is a fly-on-the-wall documentary thriller about the Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny....

Martha's Vineyard Film Festival: Mama Bears

This documentary is an intimate exploration of the lives of two “mama bears”—conservative, Christian mothers who have become fierce advocates for LGBTQ+...

Thursday, May 19