Martha's Vineyard Calendar Events
Martha's Vineyard Calendar

Events

Thursday, June 16

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. Bug spray...

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, with Colleen Macsuga

Colleen Macsuga will be teaching a Vinyasa class that is therapeutic, creative, and powerful. Vinyasa (a practice designed to help you heal while keeping you...

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...

Climate Solutions Walk and Stroll

Take a self-guided walk around our Turtle Pond loop, learning different ways to take climate action at home and beyond. To provide access for all, we ask...

Growing Plants from Cuttings

Taking cuttings from plants you already have or from friends willing to share is a fun and easy way to get free plants. Learn from our resident expert, PHA...

Guided Arboretum Tour

Learn about the history, people, and plants that make Polly Hill Arboretum a special place on one of our daily tours from a knowledgeable volunteer guide....

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...

Stand Up Paddleboard Tours with Kismet Outfitters

Experience the beauty and serenity of the morning on Martha's Vineyard via paddleboard. Call 774-549-5921 or email lars@kismetoutfitters.com to RSVP.

Exhibit: Heather Sommers, "Portrait"

Works by Heather Sommers will be on view in the Community Room during library hours.

Exhibit: Martha's Vineyard Museum A-Z

For nearly one hundred years the Martha’s Vineyard Museum has collected, cared for, and shared artifacts, archives, and artworks that tell the story of this...

Exhibit: Old Sculpin Gallery: Student Scholarship and All Members

Old Sculpin Gallery student scholarship winners, Ceramist, Silas Abrams and Photographer/Videographer Borja Tolay and the Martha's Vineyard Art Association's...

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: Stan Murphy at 100

Across a career that spanned more than fifty years, Stan Murphy painted an Island in transition. He captured the Vineyard’s fishermen and selectmen and...

Guided Arboretum Tour

Learn about the history, people, and plants that make Polly Hill Arboretum a special place on one of our daily tours from a knowledgeable volunteer guide....

Virtual: Engage Edgartown Design Studio

Join us online for an open-forum discussion to talk with the design team to provide input as the plan evolves. As the week progresses, the design team will...

10am
Virtual Event
Wildlife Encounters

This island is filled with some amazing animals. Who lives here? Are they slimy? Cold-blooded? What makes a reptile a reptile or a bird a bird? We'll answer...

Exhibit: Where Are We Going? Paintings by Ellen Levine

More people than ever before in human history are on the move, leaving their home countries and setting out for the unknown. This series of paintings are an...

Technology Help

Technology help sessions; limit of 30 minutes, once a week. Masks required.

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
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 1-5, but all are...

Carnegie Tours: Historic Tours of Edgartown

The Carnegie Heritage Center’s Historic Tour is a 60-minute guided walking tour of Edgartown. Learn about the Island’s rich maritime history– from the...

Exhibit: Alison Shaw Gallery

Fine art prints of Alison's photographs -- new works and old favorites -- are on view in the gallery located in the Oak Bluffs Arts District.

Exhibit: Spring into Summer Show

Memorial Day Group Show: Nick Paciorek, Teek Eaton-Koch, Deborah T. Colter, Mary Parkham, Wooley Dutton, Anne Grandin and Donna Blackburn.

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.

Tours of the Flying Horses

Visit the Flying Horses, America's oldest carousel to learn about, walk through, and take photos of its historic horses. Tours available on weekdays, 11 a.m....

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: Emerge! Davin A. Tackabury Scholarship Art Show

Featherstone Center for the Arts presents Emerge!, an art show fundraiser for the Davin A. Tackabury Scholarship Fund for the Arts. Emerge! is a celebration...

June Craft Kit: Sea Creature Pearler Beads

Stop by the library to pick up a craft kit, available during library hours: Tuesdays and Thursdays, 12 to 6 p.m. and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturdays.

Engage Edgartown: Open Design Studio

Work alongside your neighbors to draw your vision for the future of Edgartown. All events are family friendly, bring the kids and let them help plan the...

Engage Edgartown: Technical Meeting, Transportation

Throughout the week, the planning team will be conducting a series of topic-specific technical meetings. These meetings may be attended online via Zoom or in...

Exhibit: Art for Ukraine

Paintings by Ukranian artists, from the collection of Grace Kennan Warnecke. Proceeds benefit Ukranian relief efforts.

Engage Edgartown: Technical Meeting, Open Space

Throughout the week, the planning team will be conducting a series of topic-specific technical meetings. These meetings may be attended online via Zoom or in...

Algae cyanotype

Enjoy a nature walk around the Chilmark Library and learn about a 170- year old photography process. Family and youth event. All materials provided.

After School Club

Come by the library for homework help, crafting, games and more!

Artist's Open Studio: Washington Ledesma

Ceramics, Paintings, and interesting conversations with artist Washington Ledesma. Refreshments and art! Enjoy! See washingtonledesmamv.com for recent work.

Engage Edgartown: Technical Meeting, Climate Resilience

Throughout the week, the planning team will be conducting a series of topic-specific technical meetings. These meetings may be attended online via Zoom or in...

Henna Tattoos at Nomans MV

Join us for Henna Tattoos by Maple Mehndi at Nomans! First come, first served. Designs start at $25 each.

Intermediate/Advanced Wheel Throwing with Frank Creney

This intermediate/advanced class is for those who have completed a beginner wheel throwing course and can already throw on the wheel. Students will have the...

Andrea Campbell Meet & Greet

Please join us for a special Martha's Vineyard Meet & Greet with Andrea Campbell, candidate for Massachusetts attorney general.

Artist's Open Studio: Rosenfeld Art Studio

Open Studio at Rosenfeld Art Studio, held every Thursday from 5 to 7 p.m. Meet the artist, enjoy the atmosphere. RSVP to 917-209-4440.

Author Talk and Book Signing: Michele Neff Hernandez

Michele Neff Hernandez -- Spirits Founder, CEO and 2021 Top Ten CNN Hero -- has published her first book, Different After You: Rediscovering Yourself and...

Evening Paddleboard Tours with Kismet Outfitters

Enjoy the golden hour while exploring the coast of Martha's Vineyard by paddleboard. RSVP by emailing lars@kismetoutfitters.com.

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...

The Yard Pride Dance Party

Join The Yard for a Pride Dance party at Nomans MV! Family-friendly, featuring 70s music with fun activities and a sing-along!

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....

5:30pm
Virtual Event
Open Pottery Studio at Featherstone

This is a non-instructional time for those familiar with ceramics to work on their own in the Pottery Studio. Attendees must have basic knowledge and be...

Peter Pan and the Quest to Save Neverland

Martha’s Vineyard Public Charter School present PETER PAN & THE QUEST TO SAVE NEVERLAND. Performed at the Grange Hall on Thursday June 16, Friday June 17 and...

Pride Game Night

Hang by the fire pit, play corn hole or test your board gayme skills as you grow a forest or create an ecosystem. Bring whatever you would like to eat or...

Live Music: Rose Guerin and Jeremy Berlin

Rose Guerin and Jeremy Berlin play jazz standards.

Taste of the Vineyard Gourmet Stroll

The celebratory Gourmet Stroll is the season’s kick-off event, the first of the two-night Taste of the Vineyard affair; guests eat, drink, and dance the...

Juneteenth Jubilee MV 2022: Film Screening, The Black Power Mixtape 1967-1975

Shining a new light on first-hand footage of the Black Power movement, this documentary connects America’s past with our present and addresses racial issues...

Live Music: Vineyard Sound, Weekly Concerts at Federated Church

An a cappella concert starring 10 East Coast college guys who gather on the Vineyard each summer to sing professionally!

Wisdom, Strength, & Beauty

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

Thursday, June 16