Martha's Vineyard Calendar Events
Martha's Vineyard Calendar

Events

Tuesday, July 30

Doc Week

Documentary films have become the conscience of the nation, providing a deeper study of contemporary, and often unnoticed, social issues. By using the unique...

Self Guided Labyrinth Walk

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

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
Yoga on the Beach

Yoga on the Beach! Begin your day with yoga at Lambert's Cove Beach, one of the Island’s most serene beaches. How does it get better than this?...

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...

Balance in Nature

Deepen your appreciation of nature by joining in a mindful hour of gentle movements drawn from the Chi Kung tradition of Tai Chi with Kanta Lipsky. Set...

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: Beginner Level

Two hours of drop-in for beginner-level pickleball players who understand game rules and scoring. No instruction provided. 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.

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...

Delita Martin: Artist Demonstration

Join Delita Martin at Featherstone for a demonstation titled Beyond Layers: Relief Printing and Pronto Plate Lithography.

Edgartown Village Market

The Edgartown Village Market is a biker and pedestrian friendly, open-air market in the heart of Edgartown’s historic downtown. From farm fresh produce,...

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...

Farm Tour with Meadow Wagon Ride

Explore the FARM in this family-friendly guided tour. Ever wondered how many eggs a chicken lays a day? Or what the cows at the farm like to eat? This...

Flying Horses Carousel

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

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...

Yogi-Jay with one of our Alpaca-Ambassadors, Leonardo!

Enjoy a 45-minute session of relaxing yoga, held in our pastures among our friendly alpaca with our instructor, Jason Mazar-Kelly (YogiJay). Bring your own...

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...

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...

The Art of Beading

Come explore Featherstone's extensive bead collection and create your own special necklace, bracelet or earrings. Techniques taught include choosing...

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...

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...

Yoga In Recovery

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

iPad Workshop, with Kathy Lavieri

You have an iPad and you’re excited to use it—but where to begin? Or perhaps you’d just like to refresh your skills and learn a few new tricks? Kathy...

Author Talk: Odds Of Love: My Talladega Love Story

Bahati Benjamin discusses The Odds of Love, exploring the power of connection, community, and an HBCU education, through the lens of a math major. This...

Exhibit: Our Natural World Show

Vineyard artists explore the flora and fauna that inhabit this island. From osprey and crows to mollusks and furry four-legged critters. An exhibit opening...

Open House at the Old Whaling Church

Explore the Old Whaling Church open to the public from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. on Tuesday. Hosted by The Carnegie Heritage Center Educators. Usually closed to the...

Exhibit: Delita Martin, Sometimes My Blues Change Color

Please join us for an exhibit of artwork by Delita Martin, a celebrated master printmaker, marking a historic milestone as the inaugural African American...

Relapse Prevention

Concise advice on hunting down the personal culprits that sabotage sobriety and personal happiness.

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...

Film Screening and Q&A with Dr. Cornel West

The Rhode Island Black Film Festival presents a film screening of Dr. Ira Reid: Haverford College's Unsung Scholar Activist at The Strand Theatre following...

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 Paddle Board Excursions

It's stand-up paddle boarding season and Kismet Outfitters is now leading weekly group paddle boards trips at the Edgartown Boat Launch in Katama Bay. Each...

MV Town Hall on Reparations: History in the Making

Add Your voice to History-in-the-Making! Join the Reparations Discussion! Guest Speaker: attorney Margaret Burnham, Distinguished Professor at Northeastern...

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...

Adaptive Yoga with YogiJay

This adaptive yoga class, taught by Jason Mazar-Kelly (YogiJay) and offered in collaboration with Island Autism Group, is designed for every body and every...

Ice Cream Making on the Farm

Come join us in the farm kitchen to beat the warm weather and whip up your own ice cream! Participants will tackle every step of the ice cream making...

Play and Learn

Join us for an indoor program at the Family Center on Tuesday afternooons from 3 to 4:30 in July and August. This program is for kids 0-8 years old. Drop-ins...

Teen Mixed Media

Teen mixed media art class for ages 12-18. Sign up required as space is limited. Come into the library or email lhearn@clamsnet.org.

12 Months 12 Books Book Club

Join library director Lisa Sherman in taking on the 2024 Reading Challenge! All year long, book group participants may select a book of their choosing based...

Lobster Rolls!

A favorite summer tradition returns: lobster rolls and clam chowder made by the Lobster Ladies. Available at American Legion Post 257 in Vineyard Haven on...

Last sale night 2023

Chilmark Church Lobster Roll sales begin on Tuesday 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. and will continue to August 27. Each bag contains 4 oz. lobster meat, roll and chips...

ASL Practice Group

Want to learn ASL? Come drop in on our conversational practice group, taking place every Tuesday. No experience necessary.

Dolphin Communication: Fact or Fiction?

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institiution (WHOI) invites you to a free, public lecture with WHOI researcher Dr. Laela Sayigh as she gives a brief history of...

Knitting Group

All are welcome to join the West Tisbury Library’s Knitting Group on Tuesdays at 5 p.m. Join librarian Lyn for a relaxing hour of creativity and...

Flaky Galettes with Chef Melissa McCullough

Discover the art of creating the French baked good known as a galette. Participants will learn that the use of simple ingredients can create stunning...

Global Rhythms Summer Concert Series

Celebrate the vibrant tapestry of global cultures present on our Island at the Museum's weekly music event! Every Tuesday, immerse yourself in rich melodies...

Marine Discovery Tour

Cruise from Oak Bluffs Harbor with a Felix Neck naturalist to explore the waters of Vineyard Sound aboard The Skipper. Participants will have a chance to...

Evening Pickleball Drop-In: Advanced Level

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

Live Music at Nomans: Rose Coloured Glasses

Featuring Sam Rothberg and Darby Patterson. Rain or shine!

MVY Radio Summer Concert Series: Melo Green

Our Summer Concert Series returns and expands. This summer, join us every Tuesday at 6 p.m. on the Patio at the Winnetu Oceanside Resort in Katama as we...

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...

Open Mic Night

Come sign up to play, or just come and listen/hang at Island Music, the guitar shop in Vineyard Haven! Sign up upon arrival, free and open to all.

Sounds Like Summer Music Series: Jeremy Berlin Trio with Theresa Thomason

Enjoy live music on the library lawn! There's a different band weekly, and all shows are family-friendly and free. Bring a blanket and make it a picnic, or...

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...

MV Sharks vs. North Shore Navigators

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

Tuesday, July 30