Martha's Vineyard Calendar Events
Martha's Vineyard Calendar

Events

Wednesday, May 8

Become a Better Birder

Starting May 1, BiodiversityWorks invites you to put on your Bird Nerd hat and join Rich Couse -- conservation biologist and Natural Neighbors program...

Virtual: Chair Yoga

Chair yoga is a supported style of yoga that is accessible to all levels and ages. In this class, practitioners will be guided through seated and moving...

7:30am
Virtual Event
Access-Able Guided Tour

Our Access-Able program provides an opportunity to explore Felix Neck to those with limited mobility. Led by sanctuary staff on our golf cart, this one-hour...

Freedom Chair: All-Terrain Wheelchair

This all-terrain trail wheelchair allows for independent trail adventures for those that may not otherwise be able to experience a kingfisher flying across...

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...

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...

Parenting Journey

Parenting Journey is open to everyone. A 12-week-long program to help caregivers increase their confidence, capability and resiliency as indiviuals and...

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: 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...

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...

Baby and Toddler Storytime!

Bring your babies and toddlers to a play-based storytime geared especially for them! Great space for play afterwards! Tummy time for our smallest pals 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...

Birthing Parent  Circle

Island Mama MV Molly Flam will lead a support and discussion group for expecting and postpartum birthing parents. This is a safe space for birthing parents...

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.

Island Hula Flow for Seniors

Hula is a dance form usually done barefoot, using hands and feet moving in a rhythmic manner to Hawaiian music. This form of movement increases strength,...

Traditional Storytime!

Join us for storytime with our children’s librarian Hannah, for reading and songs for kids of all ages. Families will be able to listen and enjoy books new...

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.

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...

Playhouse Art Space Exhibit: Scapes Two by Debby Rosenthal

Recent pastel and acrylic work by the Island-based artist. Opening reception will be held Wednesday, May 8 from 5 to 6 p.m.

Recovery Cafe

Members and volunteers cook and put together a wholesome lunch which is provided free to those in the recovery community. Help with prep, cooking and/or...

Rotary Club of MV Logo

Rotary meetings are free and open to the public. Join us to find out more about our service missions and hear this week's speaker.

Canasta Club

Join us for our new weekly Canasta Club! Every Wednesday at the West Tisbury Public Library we will host a club for people who love to play canasta or are...

Drop-in Knitting Group, with Cindy Bonnell

Cindy Bonnell, master knitter, presides over a sociable group of knitters on Wednesday afternoons in the upstairs boardroom. Knitters and aspiring knitters...

Drop-in Toddler Tumble Time

Drop-in toddler tumble time for ages 0-3. Come shake your sillies out and tumble.

Theater Fun After-School Class

Join Katherine Reid as we explore acting, performing, and pretending through theater games and activities!

Tinker and Learn

Join Haley and Kristen for a six-week tinker playgroup where kids will develop critical thinking skills, build confidence, self esteem and sensory skills all...

Virtual Reality at the Library

Join us Wednesdays from 3 to 5 p.m. for Virtual Reality in the Young Adult Room. VR is “the computer-generated simulation of a three dimensional image or...

Let's Get Growing! 5 Week Kids Gardening Class

Join farm educator Melinda Rabbitt DeFeo for an educational gardening adventure. Aimed for children ages 7-12, this 5-part course will teach children about...

Documentary Screening: Yellow Tide on Cape Cod

Come to a documentary screening and presentation with the team from the Massachusetts Alternative Septic System Tech Center (MASSTC). Free and open to the...

Restorative Reset, with Jelisa Difo

This class will explore Restorative Yin postures done close to the ground to promote deep rest and encourage physical, mental, and emotional relaxation....

MV Modern Quilt Guild

Join the MV Modern Quilt Guild! Meets at the West Tisbury Library from 6 to 7:30 p.m. on Wednesdays. All are welcome. Email Katherine Long at...

Virtual: Known and Unknown Worlds: Fictions of the 21st Century With Phil Weinstein

Philip Weinstein, the Alexander Griswold Cummins Professor of Literature at Swarthmore College, will present a nine-part seminar via Zoom, Known and Unknown...

6pm
Virtual Event
Jazz with Jeremy Berlin

Jeremy Berlin plays jazz piano every Thursday evening at the Sweet Life from 6:30 to 9 p.m.

Exhibition on Screen: John Singer Sargent: Fashion and Swagger

Step into the glittering world of fashion, scandal and shameless self-promotion that made John Singer Sargent the painter who defined an era. Explore the...

Wednesday, May 8