Martha's Vineyard Calendar Events
Martha's Vineyard Calendar

Events

Wednesday, July 31

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.

MVCMA Yoga Under the Tent

Come join us Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 8 a.m. for Yoga Under the Tent. There are a limited number of mats available to use, so bring your own yoga mat...

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...

Chilmark Flea Market

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

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: Advanced Level

Two hours of drop-in for advanced 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....

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...

West Tisbury Farmers' Market

Outdoor farmers market features locally grown produce and meat and locally made products. Restrooms and free parking available. No dogs allowed. No smoking....

Seaweed landscape

You will be using fresh Vineyard seaweed in this popular workshop to create one-of-a-kind seaweed-inspired papers. After sorting and cleaning the seaweed,...

Bible Study Group: Finding God Faithful

Join Union Chapel for Bible Study Group: Finding God Faithful. This eight--week course runs from July 10 through August 28 on Wednesdays from 9:45 to 11:45...

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...

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.

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...

Rebecca Gilbert at Native Earth Teaching Farm

Tours, animal visits (including baby goats!), community garden and nature exploration. Find all sorts of lovely farm animals, some of whom you're even...

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...

Seashore Discovery

Meet amazing creatures ofthe sea!Take a short walk through the forest to a protected beach where you will explore shallow waters with dip nets! Wear clothes...

Outside Storytime

Join us for a fun-filled storytime with stories, songs, and scarves! Stories are geared toward kids ages 1.5 to 5 years old but all ages are welcome. We’ll...

Active Ease With Jenna

Join Jenna at the Family Center for a kids' creative movement class every Wednesday in July except July 17. Classes take place from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. ...

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...

Special Farmer Storytime at the West Tisbury Farmers Market

Meet Lydia the Farmer at a special storytime series featuring a new theme and a special reader each week! Children of all ages can come listen to fun...

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...

ArtWalk in Oak Bluffs

Join HBCU Legacy Week on the Vineyard for a walking tour of up to nine art galleries on Martha's Vineyard, in celebration of the arts. A week before each...

Brotherhood is Therapeutic Workshop

An interactive workshop about therapeutic practices rooted in cultural traditions. This is part of HBCU Legacy Week On The Vineyard.

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...

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...

Rotary Club of Martha's Vineyard Speaker Series

Claudia Macedo is a physical therapist at Martha's Vineyard Hospital and co-founder of IBIOS - Instituto Biosfera, leading reforestation projects in Brazil. ...

Union Chapel Free Wednesday Noon Concerts

Join Union Chapel for our free Wednesday Noon Concert! We have The Jessica Sanseverino performing. This vocal style performance is great for all ages. Bring...

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...

Exploring Printmaking

These one-day studio classes will introduce new practices to those who want to try something new, or can be taken to reinvigorate a previously learned skill...

Assisted Open Knitting Studio

Join us on Wednesdays for open knitting studio with assistance and guidance from Helen Hall and Zoe Thompson. Enjoy company and conversation as we work on...

HBCU Art Collections Virtual Tour

HBCU Art Collections Virtual Tour hosted by HBCU Digital Art Project (H-DAP) with support from the Smithsonian American Art Museum (SAAM) in our upstairs...

Legacy Week HBCU Series: Dee Clemmons

Politician, entrepreneur, and franchise business owner Dee Clemmons hosts this live in person and online webinar “Is Franchising A Path For You?” which will...

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...

Meet Vineyard Power

Want to learn how to make your home or business more energy-efficient? Vineyard Power will be at the library to discuss options that work for you. They can...

STEM Project

New ready-to-go projects each week. Come on your own or bring a friend. For ages 12-18.

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 Lego Build Club

Come join us on Wednesdays to make Lego creations from 3-5 p.m.!

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...

HBCU Art Collections Webinar Tour

HBCU Art Collections Virtual Tour hosted by HBCU Digital Art Project (H-DAP) with support from the Smithsonian American Art Museum (SAAM). This 60-minute...

Kismet Outfitters Group Fly Casting Lesson

Capt. Abbie Schuster, Kismet Outfitters owner and head fly fishing guide, will be leading weekly fly casting classes at the Edgartown Lighthouse beginning...

Family Aquaculture Series

Become part of the Clamily! A fun, hands-on series for kids & adults to learn how local seafood nourishes us & the environment. This series is a...

Delita Martin: Artist Talk

As part of the exhibition's programming, Ms. Martin will engage in a conversation with Dr. Bedolla. This dialogue promises to provide invaluable insights...

Edgartown Books at The Carnegie: All the Summers in Between by Brooke Lea Foster

“If you’re looking to dive into historical fiction this summer, look no further than” (Town & Country) the acclaimed author of Summer Darlings and On Gin...

Open Studio: Barney Zeitz

Please visit Barney Zeit'z Open Studio sessions on Wednesdays during the summer to view artwork, including the progress on the stainless steel sculpture for...

Book Talk with David Barton Smith: Malicious Intent

Author David Barton Smith will give a presentation about his new book, Malicious Intent: Murder and the Perpetuation of Jim Crow Health Care. Free and open...

Speaker Series: Kemper Donovan

Kemper Donovan is an acclaimed author and host of the podcast “All About Agatha.” A graduate of Stanford University and Harvard Law School, he worked at the...

Live Music: Dukes Duo

Live music by the Dukes Duo -- Maria Stukey and Eric Warner from the Dukes of Circuit Avenue!

Summer Gathering at Tashmoo Springs

Our annual event is a chance for all friends of BiodiversityWorks to meet with our staff, interns, and board members to learn about our current work while...

A Better Life for Their Children: Julius Rosenwald and Booker T. Washington

Author Andrew Feiler joins us to share insights from his new book, A Better Life for Their Children: Julius Rosenwald, Booker T. Washington, and 4,978...

Cooking from the Island: What's Fresh and What's Local

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...

Evening Pickleball Drop-In: Intermediate Level

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

Much Ado About Nothing

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

Quilting Circle

Join the library’s Quilting Circle! Meets 6 to 7:30 p.m. on Wednesdays. All are welcome. Email Wendy at wgnierenberg@yahoo.com for more information.

Comedy with TBD Improv

Hands down, the funniest improv show on the island! If you're looking for a high energy, comedy improv show, it's happening upstairs at the Barn, Bowl &...

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...

Live Music: DJ Smooth B

Enjoy tunes spun by DJ SmoothB during the Loud Brunch at The Ritz Cafe.

Wednesday, July 31