Martha's Vineyard Calendar Events
Martha's Vineyard Calendar

Events

Wednesday, July 6

Exhibit: Photographs by Tim Johnson

The Oak Bluffs location of Mocha Mott's will be featuring photographs taken by Tim Johnson -- known as the Island Light photographer for the Vineyard Gazette...

Curbside Crafts

Pick up the ingredients to make a playful craft.

Wake Up Wednesdays

Wake up on Wednesdays and head to the Oak Bluffs Library. We'll be here bright and early to wish you a good morning. with places to do work, read or meet...

Yoga and Pilates Under the Tent

Join us for Yoga or Pilates, under the oak trees in the tent at the back of the Tabernacle. In our quiet surroundings, let our teachers guide you through a...

Acrylic Painting with John Holladay

We have everyone from beginners to professionals in these classes. Come with a drawing or photograph that you would like to paint. Don't be afraid! Join us...

Chilmark Flea Market

The oldest outdoor flea market venue on the Island! The "Flea" has evolved into a market like no other. High quality hand made items from Vineyard artists...

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...

Get Back into the Swing of Tennis

This group organized by the Vineyard Haven Public Library is for people that want to practice fun tennis drills in a non-competitive environment. We will...

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...

Jewelry Making: Woven Necklace with Anita Musicant

In this beginner-friendly class, you will create a beautiful and intricately beaded necklace. Dress it up or down, make it one color or several – design your...

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...

Poucha Pond Kayak or SUP Rentals

Explore Poucha Pond and the salt marshes of Chappaquiddick by kayak. Launch from Dike Bridge gatehouse. Last boat rental is at 3 p.m. Children 15 and under...

West Tisbury Farmers Market

Outdoor farmers market features locally grown produce and meat and locally made products. Restrooms and parking available. The market is dedicated to...

Play & Learn

Join the Family Center indoors for a fun group every Wednesday.

Edgartown Lighthouse Tours

The Edgartown Light stands perched at the mouth of the harbor, watching over beachgoers and sailors alike. Today, it seems as though the conical iron tower...

Billy Hoff painting

A Gallery MV collaborates with Featherstone Center for the Arts for a month-long Contemporary Art Pop Up group exhibit, with paintings, photography, mixed...

Exhibit: Art Premiere: Alison Shaw, Heidi Lang and Anne Besse-Shepherd

Premiering works by artists Alison Shaw, Heidi Lang and Anne Besse-Shepherd.

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: 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...

Exhibition: Old Sculpin Gallery

Popular Martha's Vineyard Art Association Artists at the Old Sculpin Gallery: Brian Kirkpatrick, Steve London, Valentine, Lynn Hoeft and L.A. Brown.

Farm Tour with Meadow Wagon Ride

Explore the FARM with a guided tour. Ever wondered how many eggs a chicken lays a day? What the cows at the farm like to eat? (Hint: they are 100% grass...

Farm Visits

Visit Native Earth Teaching Farm for self-guided tours, animal visits, and learning about native plants.

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...

Seashore Discovery

Take a short walk through the forest to a protected beach where you will explore shallow waters with dip nets! Wear clothing and shoes that can get wet and...

Storytime

Join us for energetic, song-filled storytimes! Suggested for ages 0-5. First come, first served.

Discovery Days at the Library

Join Kristen for reading and activities at the Edgartown Library every Wednesday.

Multigenerational Family Gleaning!

Come join Emily at the Island Grown Farm for Multigenerational Family Gleaning led by Astrid of Island Grown Initiative! We will meet at the Island Grown...

Traditional Storytime

Children’s librarian, Mikaela, will be hosting a weekly traditional storytime. Families will be able to listen and enjoy books new and old with some songs...

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.

Ruel Gallery

The Ruel Gallery is open for its third season featuring paintings by Colin Ruel. New this season: his one of a kind oyster knives! Also featured is Nettie...

Virtual: Another Summer of Drawing with Elizabeth Whelan

Join artist Elizabeth R. Whelan for a series of 19 free, intermediate-level drawing classes. She will be focusing on technique, good starts for drawings and...

11am
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...

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...

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...

Painting the Landscape in Watercolor with Lynn Hoeft

Working primarily outside at Featherstone (or indoors in the classroom if the weather demands it), we’ll examine all the elements that contribute to a...

After School Lego Club

Chilmark Public Library's LEGO club encourages children to learn while having fun! Creativity, problem solving, spatial reasoning, and teamwork are some of...

Harvard Legal Services Outreach

Free legal assistance for veterans and low to moderate income individuals. Staff from the Legal Services Center of Harvard Law School will provide advice and...

Mytoi Meander

Discover and explore Mytoi Garden and learn of its Japanese influence. What influences do you see? Why is there such a garden on Chappaquiddick? Led by...

Wednesday Walk the Chop

Wednesday Walk the Chop meets at the Vineyard Haven Public Library and then walks/runs (or any combination thereof ) the West Chop loop. Course is not hilly...

Exhibit Opening Reception: Still Life and Light Show

Focusing on how light influences images and how it can be used to make art happen. From stained glass to still life paintings and the light of the universe....

Intermediate Wheel Throwing with Debbie Hale

Intermediate wheel is for students who have completed the four-week Beginner Wheel Throwing and would like to continue to hone their skills.

Virtual: Poetry Workshop

Poetry Drop-in classes where we read and discuss two or more poems, then use those poems as models for in-class writing exercises (which are then read out...

4:30pm
Virtual Event
Virtual: Poetry Workshop, led by Donald Nitchie

Poetry drop-in classes led by Donald Nitchie. We will read and discuss two or more poems, then use those poems as models for in-class writing exercises...

4:30pm
Virtual Event
Fly Fishing Lessons with Kismet Outfitters

Learn the art of fly casting or brush off the cobwebs with Kismet's expert fly casters. All gear can be provided. The lessons take place at Edgartown...

Virtual Author Talk: Weedy Wisdom with Rebecca Gilbert

Join Chilmark Public Library for a virtual author talk with Rebecca Randall Gilbert of Native Earth Teaching Farm and author of Weedy Wisdom for Curious...

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
Cooking from the Island: Eating What’s Fresh and What’s Local with Chef Jenny Devivo

Join us for this farm to table cooking experience with chef Jenny Devivo! These classes will focus on the bounty of the season and the unique flavors of...

Goat Yoga

Yoga with goats! Email GoatYogaMV@gmail.com to register.

Live Music: Dukes Duo of the Dukes of Circuit Ave at Nomans MV

Live music with Eric Warner and Maria Stukey of The Dukes of Circuit Ave. Rain or shine.

MV Modern Quilt Guild Meeting

Join the MV Modern Quilt Guild. Weekly meetings at the West Tisbury Library. Free and open to the public. Email Katherine Long at longkat@comcast.net for...

Trivia Night

Join us for trivia every Wednesday, with our host Johnny Showtime!

Author Talk and Book Signing: Philip Weinstein, Soul-Error

Swarthmore professor emeritus Philip Weinstein will discuss his new essay collection Soul-Error. The book explores the ways in which, stubbornly yet...

Film Screening: The First Wave

Circuit Arts presents this unflinching and up-close documentary follows health care workers at Long Island Jewish Medical Center in Queens, New York, one of...

MV Sharks vs. North Adams Steeplecats

Enjoy the Island's own collegiate summer baseball team as they take on the North Adams Steeplecats.

Game Night

Come join the local Board Game Club that meets every Monday night in the upstairs space at The Barn. Anyone is welcome. Board games vary from week to week.

Live Music: MV Concert Series: Dalton and the Sheriffs

Dalton & the Sheriffs has been many things over the past 11 years, from an acoustic act to pay the bills, to a nationally touring outfit of hired guns. But...

Attendee holding a Luna Moth at a previous Moth Night!

Join moth expert Dr. Paul Goldstein and BiodiversityWorks staff for a nighttime program where we will attract and observe the moths around the state forest...

Outdoor Summer Film Series: 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...

Wednesday, July 6