Martha's Vineyard Calendar Events
Martha's Vineyard Calendar

Events

Thursday, July 18

Self Guided Labyrinth Walk

Come with your own intention and see what the labyrinth has to offer you.

Virtual: Kripalu Flow Yoga

All levels Kripalu flow focused on soothing the nervous system through a combination of movement, breathwork and meditation. This class is accessible to all...

7:30am
Virtual Event
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...

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...

Art Exhibition: Poehler, Finnerty, Hoeft, Debra and Warren Gaines, and Size

M.V. Art Association Members Kathy Poehler, Anna Finnerty, Lynn Hoeft, Debra Gaines, Warren Gaines, and Amy Size are showing their latest work at the Old...

Bonsai Exhibit

From July 16-20, the West Tisbury Library will host an exhibit featuring the work of the Bonsai Club of Martha's Vineyard. These beautiful, live works of art...

Exhibit: Looking, by Nicholas Grassi

A solo exhibit of landscapes and windows by Nicholas Grassi will be on display at the Workshop Gallery from July 13 through 27. Hours are 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on...

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...

Pickleball Drop-In:  Intermediate Level

Two hours of drop-in for intermediate-level players. No reservations required.

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....

Polly Hill Arboretum Tour

Guided by expert volunteers, participants learn about the history, plant collections and current endeavors of the 72-acre hostorical and horticultural West...

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...

IGI Farm Tours

Come see the IGI farm in action and learn about regenerative agriculture, climate forward growing practices, the community garden, and more.

Slough Farm Tour

Experience Slough Farm! Join us for a guided tour where you'll learn about our sustainable farming practices, the many programs we offer and our commitment...

African Artists Summer Porch Sales

Last March I personally selected a limited number of handmade baskets, jewelry and cloth from the Mukuni Market stalls in Livingstone, Zambia to bring back...

Annual Book Sale

Huge 3-day Book Sale to benefit the Oak Bluffs Public Library. Books in all categories for all ages: Fiction, Non-Fiction, Biography, History, Cookbooks,...

Art in the Stacks Exhibit: Mabelle "Bella" Felipe

The Friends of the Vineyard Haven Library are pleased to present an exhibit of floral paintings and other works by local artist, Mabelle “Bella” Felipe, who...

Elizabeth Langer Art Exhibit

Artist Elizabeth Langer's paintings and collages will be on display in the library's program room throughout the month of July. The exhibit will be available...

Exhibit: Eisenstaedt’s Martha’s Vineyard

One of the most respected photojournalists of the 20th century, Alfred Eisenstaedt (1898-1995) captured countless iconic images, from a sailor kissing a...

Flying Horses Carousel

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

Frame of Mind

Art Exhibit: Four artists of color offer an empowering experience of dolls, dreams, and divine inspiration. Featuring Janice Frame, Dr. Donald Hilliard Jr.,...

Gay Head Lighthouse

The Gay Head Lighthouse was the first lighthouse constructed on Martha’s Vineyard. In 1799 The Commonwealth of Massachusetts deeded two acres and four rods...

Permanent Jewelry Pop-Up! with Forever MV

Visit Forever MV at the Artisans Festival. We specialize in creating permanent and handcrafted jewelry that celebrates the magic of Martha’s Vineyard. We...

Photography Exhibit: BeFlowered by Libby Ellis at The Carnegie

Fresh from participating in a group exhibit at Saatchi Gallery in London, Libby Ellis’s new series of contemplative black-and-white photographic portraits of...

Play Kitchen & Store

Come enjoy watching your children be creative and solve problems! Play is the primary way children learn and express themselves. For ages 2 to 6. Drop in...

Polly Hill Arboretum Tour

Guided by expert volunteers, participants learn about the history, plant collections and current endeavors of the 72-acre hostorical and horticultural West...

Rev6 Feet First

Mind Your Feet is Rev6's first essential. We have more nerve endings in our feet than anywhere else in our bodies. We will focus on the feet working on a...

Sailing to Freedom: Maritime Dimensions of the Underground Railroad

The Underground Railroad was not limited to land, but included a network of maritime routes along the Atlantic seaboard. This groundbreaking exhibition sheds...

Vineyard Artisans Summer Festival

When you visit our summer shows you are buying local fine art and crafts completely hand-made by Islanders.

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'llanswer...

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...

Photographs from Martha's Vineyard, Paris and Prague

Karel Steiner was born in Prague, in the Czech Republic. He moved to the United States at the age of 16, and later settled in Paris, France. Karel had a...

Old Whaling Church

Step into three centries of Island history guided by Vineyard Preservation Trust educators. Tours begin at the iconic Old Whaling Church and end at the...

Virtual: Art History Series: Paris 1874 -- Inventing Impressionism

On 15 April 1874 in Paris, an exhibition opened that would launch one of the most famous artistic movements in the world: impressionism. For the first time,...

10:30am
Virtual Event
Yoga In Recovery

Vinyasa yoga, free for those in or adjacent to recovery. Mats provided.

Moving Stories Creative Movement for Kids

An untraditional storytime with creative movement and dance for kids, presented by Claire Page!

Anime Club!

For tweens/teens entering grades 6-9. Come by to watch and draw anime. We'll have our manga collection available and plenty of Japanese snacks!

Aquinnah Cultural Center - Wampanoag History Museum

Dive into the Past, Embrace the Present, and Celebrate the Future. Join us at the Aquinnah Cultural Center's Wampanoag History Museum for an immersive...

Exhibit: Beaches Show

The Vineyard offers many different beach experiences. Quiet and serene up-Island beaches to joining the early morning bathers at Inkwell Beach. Your choices...

Extended: Shades of Blue Art Show featuring Suzanne Hill and Christie Scheele

The Shades of Blue art show featuring Suzanne Hill and Christie Scheele has been extended.

Family Yoga

Nurture your family's mind, body, and spirit in a supportive and fun environment. So come join us, as we breathe, stretch, and grow together. Free and open...

Martha Hart Eddy teachign a class.

Come explore your internal self through phrases, improv, rest, and play that evoke sensation and awareness. BodyMind Dancing™ is an anatomically informed...

Exhibit: Rising Up! A Multi-Cultural Celebration of Stitched Fine Art

With guest curator Michele Beasley Maloney. The work displayed in Rising Up! A Multi-Cultural Celebration of Stitched Fine Art is the product of artists...

Recovery Dharma

Recovery Dharma offers a trauma-informed, empowered approach to recovery based on Buddhist principles. Our program is peer-led and non-theistic.

Certified Therapy Dog Visit: Meet Buster!

Families, children, and all ages are invited to the West Tisbury Library to meet Buster, certified therapy dog and member of the national organization,...

Farmer for a Day at TFI

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...

IGI Mobile Market

The Mobile Market is a truck stocked with reduced-price fresh, locally grown produce and eggs. The Market has three weekly stops, as part of IGI’s mission to...

Kismet Outfitters Weekly Board Demos

Each Thursday, Kismet Outfitters will have a live paddle boards demo station set up at the Edgartown Lighthouse. This is the perfect oppurtunity to get out...

Milokan Cultural Center and Drum Museum

The Milokan Cultural Center and Drum Museum is a petting zoo for drums! Come play congas, djembes, djuns, bata, konéj, sabar.... drums from around the world!...

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...

Beach Clean Up Kit Making

Beach Clean Up Kit Making workshop. Help Vineyard Conservation Society build beach clean-up kits on the West Tisbury Library’s back porch for their program...

Lego and Magna-tile Club

When playing with toys for building things, children learn while having fun. Creativity, problem solving, spatial reasoning and teamwork are skills your...

Opera Appreciation Lecture Series with Susan Grunthal

Join opera lover, singer, and educator Susan Grunthal for this lecture series delving into the fascinating history and music behind four operas, all...

Phoenix Jogging

A run/jog led by a Phoenix volunteer that begins at the Red House. The Phoenix is a national sober active community. The cost of membership is 48 hours of...

IGI Mobile Market

The Mobile Market is a truck stocked with reduced-price fresh, locally grown produce and eggs. The Market has three weekly stops, as part of IGI’s mission to...

Workshop: Make your own Arboretum Herbarium Voucher

An herbarium is a collection of dried plant specimens used for scientific study. Join curator/assistant director Emily Ellingson for a hands-on journey...

Jocelyn Coleman Walton and Theresa Thomason

The Martha’s Vineyard Diversity Coalition, in partnership with the Martha’s Vineyard Museum, will kick off its annual Truth & Joy Celebration on Thursday,...

Black Dog Trivia Night

Prizes for the top three-placing teams. Maximum team size: six players. Email abattistini@theblackdog.com to reserve your table. Dinner specials and fall...

Walk … away

Bricque’s current work, THE REMAINS OF THE DAY, is featured in the July edition of Martha’s Vineyard Magazine. Please come by for a sip of wine and a...

Evening Pickleball Drop-In: Advanced Level

Two hours of drop-in for advanced players. No reservations required.

Bodhi Path MV Meditation Hall

Bodhi Path of M.V. has group meditation on Sundays from 10 to 11 a.m. and Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6 to 7 p.m. If you are new to meditation, you're...

Much Ado About Nothing

Martha's Vineyard Playhouse presents its annual outdoor Shakespeare production. Directed by Mac Young.

The Art of Justen Ahren: Gallery Opening

The Summer Show Series fun at Miner Family Gallery continues! Join us on July 18th from 6 - 9 p.m. to get a taste of The Art of Justen Ahren. Spanish...

Kismet Outfitters Beast Fleye By Night Guided Fly Fishing Excursion

Join Kismet Outfitters for an evening of guided fly fishing from shore, targeting predatory striped bass and bluefish with custom tied Beast Fleyes. Beast...

Miss Maybelline's Nocturnal Flights Of Fancy

A spirited centenarian and lifelong Oak Bluffs resident forges a friendship with an autistic teenaged neighbor. A stirring, poignant story about one woman’s...

Play Magic: The Gathering

Magic the Gathering has grown! Join the weekly Magic: The Gathering group on Thursdays around 7 p.m.! Drop in for some fun, plus meet new friends who love to...

Film Screening: Overcome

Directed by Sabrina Peck; written and performed by Amy Brenneman. Running time: 1 hour. The screening will be followed by a discussion with actor, writer,...

Summer Institute Speaker: Kimberly Manning, MD

The Summer Institute of the Martha's Vineyard Hebrew Center presents Kimberly Manning, MD, speaking on "The Power of Human Connection." She is a general...

Full Moon Yoga Nidra

Join the Edgartown Public Library for a serene yoga class under the moon and stars at Bend in the Road Beach. YogiJay will teach "sleep yoga," a guided...

Thursday, July 18