Martha's Vineyard Calendar Events
Martha's Vineyard Calendar

Events

Saturday, May 11

41st Annual Bird-a-Thon

Our annual fundraiser, where teams of birders and boosters set out to spot the most species of birds in 24 hours in Massachusetts and raise money for Felix...

Accessible Birding

A morning of bird watching in place. This program provides opportunities to look and listen for birds and other wildlife. Benches and chairs will be set up...

Island Folk Pottery Sculpture Trail

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

Mother's Day Weekend Plant Sale Fundraiser for MVRHS - CTE-Horticulture

Mother's Day weekend - Plant Sale fundraiser featuring a selection of herbs, vegetables, flowering annuals and herbaceous perennials. Presented by the...

Pirates Puzzle Escape Room

Play our fun and immersive escape room games and create new memories. Work with your team to solve a series of puzzles in our Jaws or Vineyard Mystery rooms....

Vinyasa Power Yoga (all levels)

A Vinyasa class that is therapeutic, creative, and powerful. Vinyasa (a practice designed to help you heal while keeping you in peak physical shape)...

Virtual: MV Dems Monthly Meeting

The Democratic Council of Martha's Vineyard meets on the second Saturday of each month with guests, discussions and activity planning.

9:30am
Virtual Event
All Pets Veterinary Clinic

Without an Island vet for your pet? Dr. Herbst and her staff from All Pets Medical Center in Bourne help through monthly visits to the Vineyard. The clinic...

Auditions for Outdoor Shakespeare

Auditions for the Martha's Vineyard Playhouse's summer 2024 production of Much Ado About Nothing. Please visit the link for all specific details.

Cheeseboard Building with MV Cheesery

Join Morgen of MV Cheesery as she shares tips and tricks for creating your own cheese board at home! Each participant will have an opportunity to taste a a...

Exhibit: Clifford: Our Big Red Dog

Come and play with Clifford and Emily Elizabeth! Clifford the Big Red Dog has been delighting readers for over 60 years. This exhibit invites children and...

Exhibit: Eye on the Island: Portraits by Peter Simon

During his life, renowned photojournalist Peter Simon (1947-2018) captured portraits of famous musicians and political movements, but his heart was always...

Exhibit: Percy E. Cowen: My Own Dearest Jane

This enlightening exhibition offers insights into the life of Percy Cowen, a gifted illustrator and painter with deep ties to Martha’s Vineyard. With...

Game ON!

Game on! Calling all teenage gamers to report to the Strand Theatre to play your favorite PS5 sports video game on "the big screen."

House Plants 101 with Melinda

Delve into the wonderful world of house plants and propagation! In this hands-on class, participants will learn essential care techniques to nurture thriving...

Mother's Day Gift Making

Drop in during open hours and choose from an assortment of crafts to make for someone special in your life. The Children's Room craft table will be stocked...

Second Saturdays With Strong Martha

Explore the world of body strength training in a beginner-friendly class geared toward women every second Saturday of the month. Whether you're new to...

Adult Community Dance Class

The West Tisbury Library presents in-person Adult Community Dance Class on Saturdays from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. This class welcomes adults, seniors, and...

Leonardo & Special Guest on Island Alpaca Walk

Walking with alpaca is a way to learn more about how gentle they truly are. A wonderful experience for all ages. Every participant will learn the basics of...

Exhibit: Gloria Burkin, Up Island, Over Time

Oil paintings by Gloria Burkin will be on display during regular library hours. A reception with the artist will be held on Saturday, May 11 at 3 p.m.

Saturday Storytime

Traditional storytime, best for ages 3-5, but all are welcome.

Exhibit: Mind's Eye

Featuring works by David Byrd, Carol Rhodes and Frank Walter. Bringing together three artists — David Byrd, Carol Rhodes, and Frank Walter — the exhibition...

Exhibit: Wild

The Louisa Gould Gallery is proud to present the second solo show of wildlife oil paintings, Wild, by Linda Besse. Enjoy at the gallery in person or online.

Flying Horses Carousel

Ride the carousel and try to grab the brass ring at the Flying Horses, America's oldest carousel.

Library Friends Book Drive

Looking to help fundraise for the library's programs and donate books?! We are accepting books in good to excellent condition. Any reference, technical,...

Soulful Showcase MVRHS

Soulful Showcase is an inspiring student art exhibit that stands as a celebration of creativity and talent from BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, and People of...

Storytime

Come join us for classic and contemporary storybook read-alouds, as well as songs and games! Ideal for ages 3 to 6.

Exhibit: Found Object Art by David Joseph

As an artist, David’s media are found object art, photography, and suminagashi. As an inventor, he found a very satisfying path to combine his scientific...

Exhibit: The Art of Flowers

Spring is upon us and our thoughts shift to new beginnings, longer days, sunshine and flowers! Nature is the inspiration for blooms of every type, in every...

Met Opera Live: Madama Butterfly

Extraordinary soprano Asmik Grigorian tackles the demanding role of Cio-Cio-San, the loyal geisha at the heart of Puccini’s devastating tragedy. Tenor...

Aerial Yoga and Mindful Sensory Experience

Come lift yourself in the air and build a new relationship to earth’s gravity in this class taught by On The Same Breath’s Jen DeLorenzo. This is an offsite...

Biochar Workshop

Learn what biochar is, how it’s produced, and how to use it to improve your garden’s fertility! Biochar is a charcoal-based soil supplement made out of...

Free Beginners’ Ukulele Course

The West Tisbury Library will be offering a free series of five ukulele lessons this spring with instructor Andy Herr. Classes meet Saturdays starting April...

Mindful Money Management: A Mindful Approach to Money and Personal Finance

Join a free, holistic workshop where the worlds of financial acumen and mindfulness converge, led by seasoned CPA, dedicated yoga teacher, and successful...

Aquinnah Variety Show

Singers, dancers, poets...come one, come all for chills and thrills. Plus, treats from Orange Peel Bakery. Admission is free. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. and...

Minnesingers Present Liebeslieder: Love Songs

The MVRHS Minnesingers return to the Martha's Vineyard Performing Arts Center for concerts titled Liebeslieder: Love Songs. Admission: $15 general...

Live Music: Rosie's Ritzy Revue

Rose Guerin leads an incredible show with special guests.

Saturday, May 11