Martha's Vineyard Calendar Events
Martha's Vineyard Calendar

Events

Thursday, June 23

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...

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...

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: New Members, Old Sculpin Gallery

Martha's Vineyard Art Association welcomes newest juried artists to the Old Sculpin Gallery: Photographers Jon Cohan and Libby Ellis, Painter and Ceramist...

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...

Flying Horses Carousel

Ride the carousel and try to grab the brass ring at the Flying Horses, America's oldest carousel. Since 1884, the Flying Horses Carousel has delighted...

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....

Live Open Air Painting

North Water Gallery is delighted to open its season with a plein air event in downtown Edgartown during June 22, 23 and 24. Plein air artists paint...

Tree Biology Walk & Talk

Join Brooklyn Botanic Garden Arborist Chris Roddick on a walk and talk to discover how trees grow, adapt, communicate, and support other organisms from birds...

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: Garden Art Show

Flowers and veggies, bees and birds in many mediums. This show will run until July 6.

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: Connecting the Dots by Kate Feiffer

Kate Feiffer will be having a show of new work themed Connecting the Dots at The MV Film Society’s Feldman Family Artspace from June 20 through July 17, with...

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.

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...

Aquinnah Library Book Group: The Argonauts by Maggie Nelson

Join us on the library deck for a discussion of The Argonauts by Maggie Nelson. Email aq_mail@clamsnet.org to register.

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.

Henna Tattoos at Nomans MV

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

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...

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...

Molly Conole & Mark Alan Lovewell Concert

Come to the library for a live concert featuring Molly Conole and Mark Alan Lovewell. Molly and Mark have teamed to share their love for Martha’s Vineyard...

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.

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.

Virtual: Chef Look Cooks: Sweet Pea Risotto and Seared Fish

This month, chef Chris Look will be perusing the local farm stands and fish markets in preparation for this culinary classic. Chef Look says, “You'll feel...

5pm
Virtual Event
Virtual: MVLA Classics Online Reading Group

Read and Zoom with us! Join a group on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, or Thursdays at 5 p.m. Coming up: The MVLA Virtual Book Group will be reading Persuasion by Jane...

5pm
Virtual Event
Urban Bush Women Pop-Up Performance

A movement presentation that connects past and current work, and artist themes on display at Featherstone. Designed to bring together community and artist...

VCS seal purple

Join the Vineyard Conservation Society for its Annual Meeting of the membership and board. This year's gathering will feature the premiere screening of On...

Friends of the Old Sculpin Gallery: Splash into Summer!

Reception to learn more about Friends of the Old Sculpin Gallery and their mission to award scholarships to Island art students and the gallery's popular...

Lobster Bisque Dinner

Join us at the CCC for a bowl of lobster bisque, yummy bread, a drink and scoop of ice cream! Please help us with planning by visiting the CCC website to...

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...

Live Music: Rose Guerin and Jeremy Berlin

Rose Guerin and Jeremy Berlin play jazz standards.

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

Last class for this round Thursday 10/20, to start over in January. Qabalah, Tarot, spiritual disciplines, personal alchemy: Philosophy & practical psychology.

FILMUSIC Festival Screening: Minister of Music

With the Reverend Vince Anderson and filmmaker Nick Canfield. The Reverend is a rocking concert film as well as an intimate portrait of Reverend Vince...

Live Music: Johnny Hoy and Delanie

Live blues music played by Johnny Hoy and Delanie Pickering.

Thursday, June 23