Events

December 6, 2019 - January 4, 2020

Friday, December 6

Cardio Challenge

Cardio fitness challenge with Maria McFarland.

Access-Able Guided Tours

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...

Actively Aging

A fun, challenging class for seniors and beginners. Building strength, balance, stability, and confidence. With Barbra Smith.

Friends of the Edgartown Library Monthly Meeting

All are welcome to join us for our monthly meeting. The Friends of the Edgartown Public Library is an association of volunteers who support the Library and...

Move With Me

An opportunity for your child to move indoors during the cooler months.

Tai Chi & Tea

Qi Gong and Yang-style Taijiquan with Diane Crane. All skill levels are welcome.

Toddler Story Time

This program is geared toward toddlers and pre-K aged children.

Toddler Time

Songs and a story just for busy walking toddlers and their caregivers.

Drop In Pickleball

This is an opportunity for many different levels to enjoy open play. We have two permanent courts and the potential for two additional pickleball courts with...

Cake Decorating Workshop

This monthly program is geared towards kids ages 8 and up. Pre-registration is encouraged, as the class is limited to 10 participants.

Learning Lab

Homework help, activities, coding and more for kids 10 and above. (Or 8 to 9 year olds with a mature caregiver).

Game Time

We have VR Wii, cards, board games, and laptops ready and waiting during this open gaming time. Bring a friend or come meet a new one. Ages 8 and above.

Holiday Pop-Ups

Nov. 29: Blosson Schmitt - natrally dyed clothing and Vineyard Bath and Body products Dec. 6: Night Owl Designs and Lularoe Clothing with Robyn Dec. 13:...

Barre

Combines pilates, yoga, and ballet to give you beautiful, sculpted, lean muscles-without the impact and injuries dancers endure.

Crosslands Annual Christmas Displays

Crosslands annual Christmas displays and light/music show. Tune to 88.5 FM Friday through Sunday from 5 to 8 p.m. for a combo show.

Glow Bowling

Join us for fun under the black lights. 21+ after 9 p.m.

Lighting of the Museum Holiday “Tree”

We'll be lighting the Museum "tree" at 5:30 p.m. Cookie decorating and other holiday crafts for children will take place in the Linnemann Pavilion from 5 to...

Tree Lighting

Part of 'Tis the Season in Tisbury.

Feminist Book Group

On the first Fridays of the month, the Women’s Committee of “We Stand Together/Estamos Todos Juntos” will host a feminist book discussion group. All are...

Friday Night Magic

Join us as we play the collectible card game Magic: The Gathering, on the first and third Fridays of the month.

Documentary Screening: Inviolable - The Fight for Human Rights

PathwaysARTS presents a special screening of award winning director, Angela Andersen's most recent documentary: Inviolable - The Fight for Human Rights,...

Restorative Sound Journey

Peaked Hill Studio owner Valerie Sonnenthal offers Restorative Sound Journeys using Himalayan and Crystal Singing Bowls, Monochords, Chimes and other...

Live Music: Blue Yonder & The PickPocket Bluegrass Band

Come enjoy the musical talents of Blue Yonder followed by The PickPocket Bluegrass Band.

Saturday, December 7

Zumba

A fusion of Latin and International dance moves that create a dynamic and exciting cardio workout.

Acrylic Painting

​We have everyone from beginners to professionals in these classes. Come with a drawing or photograph that you would like to paint. Don't be afraid. Join us...

EMS Recruitment Open House

Are you ready to answer the call? Save lives. Serve your community. Become an Emergency Medical Technician. No experience necessary. Join us at the Station...

Habitat for Humanity Yard Sale

We will be selling building materials, furniture, interior doors, dishwashers, hardware, molding and tile.

Children's Ceramic Exploration

In this class, with Nancy Blank and Sabrina Kuchta, we will explore various techniques in hand building. From decorative planters to dragons to mugs,...

Christmas Bazaar

Hosted by the American Legion Auxiliary, there will be baked goods, White Elephant tables, a raffle including certificates to the Steamship Authority and the...

Drop In Pickleball

This is an opportunity for many different levels to enjoy open play. We have two permanent courts and the potential for two additional pickleball courts with...

Eggnog and Wreath Making

Rejoice in the spirit of the season with this festive class. We'll start the class by demonstrating the process of making eggnog using FARM Institute eggs....

Gingerbread Barn Decorating

Come to West Tisbury Farmers Market, pick up your groceries, holidy gifts and decorate Gingerbread barns and ornaments for your own holiday display. All...

Guided Walk

Join Sheriff's Meadow Foundation staff for a walk at Phillips Preserve. Walk the pitch pine-oak woodlands of Phillips Preserve to the shore of Lake Tashmoo....

Island Food Pantry Open

The Island Food Pantry strives to cultivate a healthy, hunger-free community on Martha’s Vineyard. Together with our many volunteers, partners, and...

NAACP of MV Annual Holiday Bazaar

NAACP Christmas Bazaar with raffles, silent auction and baked goods.

Sew Much Time

Stitches are the fundamental elements of sewing, knitting, embroidery, crochet, and needle lace-making, whether by hand or machine. Practitioners of all...

Tech Help Drop-In

Our Technology Librarian can (maybe) help with your device. Call to sign up for a 30-minute slot.

West Tisbury Farmers' Market

Indoor farmers market features locally grown produce and meat and locally made products. The market is dedicated to bringing local agricultural products to...

Workshop: Enameling (Glass on Metal) Handmade Holiday Gifts

Come experience the magic of enameling from grains to glossy with Lucinda Sheldon. Make a variety of pieces from jewelry to giftware. Depending on number of...

Collage Workshop

PathwaysARTS presents a three session community Collage Workshop led by local artist, Cheyanne Vandall. Bring your cut-out pictures, photographs, poetry...

Family Crafts

These age-appropriate crafts are free and open to the public. Please visit the WT Library's online calendar for weekly craft listings.

Library Playdate

Come play at the library with toys and friends. Toddlers and pre-K aged children and their caregivers can join us for unstructured play and casual reading in...

Stories & Songs

Come for stories and songs with Rizwan.

Storytime

Bring your little ones to enjoy stories with our Children's Librarian.

Drop-In Crafts

Come get crafty with us. All supplies provided.

Holiday Open House

With local cider, wine and cheese every weekend throughout December.

Pottery Showroom

Merry Farm Pottery would like to invite you to our first major public event, a holiday party and pottery sale. There will be food cooking over a wood fire,...

Aquinnah Artisans Holiday Fair

Featuring 20+ vendors including: wampum jewelry, pottery and ceramics, fine art and photography, knitted items, stained glass, natural body products,...

Holiday Gift Show

Celebrate the holiday season while supporting Island artists and Featherstone. The perfect holiday shopping destination with gifts for everyone (and...

Holiday Open House Party

Come for the LFOB annual Holiday Potluck. There will be crafts, games, lots of good cheer and maybe a super special visitor handing out presents for the kids.

Kids Craft

Fill a glass jar with hot chocolate mix, cover the jar with a homemade wax cloth wrap and tie it together with a festive ribbon.

Gingerbread Barns

Celebrate the season by making your very own gingerbread barn. We'll have all the supplies necessary so bring your sense of creativity. Appropriate for ages...

Homelessness on MV: A Conversation

Join us at the library for a conversation about homelessness and housing equity on Martha’s Vineyard. Discuss the volunteer run Winter Warming Shelters and...

Poetry Drop-In

Join us for Poetry Drop-In with Donald Nitchie. This will be a workshop consisting of in-class writing exercises using poems as models. Mr. Nitchie's poetry...

Special Screening: The Muppet Christmas Carol

Brian Henson, the son of Muppet founder Jim Henson, took over directing duties after the untimely death of his father for The Muppet Christmas Carol, a...

Dungeons and Dragons Adventurers League

Hosted by Keith Healy and Vivian Surprenant. For ages 13 to 18.

Hot Docs: Documentary Film Series

Documentary on the attack that propelled America into WWII features archival footage, moving personal accounts, and historical analysis. Please call the...

Visit Santa

Come meet Santa and decorate some treats too.

Art Show Reception: Connections

Come to the reception of a new show by Margaret Emerson. The show will feature pieces that depict realistic and abstract landscapes of Chilmark as well as...

Art Reception: Ed Schulman

Join us for an art reception featuring the work of Island artist Ed Schulman. Mr. Schulman's paintings will be on display in the library’s Community Room...

50 Years at Felix Neck Kick-Off Potluck

Warm your hearts by the fire, share memories, make new friends, enjoy this beautiful sanctuary and its staff’s commitment to continuing critical...

Crosslands Annual Christmas Displays

Crosslands annual Christmas displays and light/music show. Tune to 88.5 FM Friday through Sunday from 5 to 8 p.m. for a combo show.

Glow Bowling

Join us for fun under the black lights. 21+ after 9 p.m.

Live Music: ESP

Eddie, Pat and Merrily are back for a crowd pleasing performance you don't want to miss. Looking forward to hearing some of our favorite yuletide songs.

Reunion: MVRHS Class of 1979

Where did 40 years go? All classmates and significant others invited. Passed hors d'oeuvres, cash bar, dancing and more dancing. RSVP by Nov. 25. Send...

Live Music: The Convertibles

Jazz music with The Convertibles: Rich Giaimo, guitar and vocals; Becky Williams, vocals and piano; Steve Turner, bass; Steve Tully, sax; Mike Alberice,...

Rosie's Ritzy Revue

Rose Guerin leads an incredible show with special guests.

Sunday, December 8

Barre

Combines pilates, yoga, and ballet to give you beautiful, sculpted, lean muscles-without the impact and injuries dancers endure.

Open Meditation

Come meditate with us. All are welcome.

A snowy trek at last year's Featherstone/VCS collaboration

Join the Vineyard Conservation Society and Featherstone staff for a unique and fun activity for kids and kids at heart. We will walk the trails through the...

Workshop: Enameling (Glass on Metal) Handmade Holiday Gifts

Come experience the magic of enameling from grains to glossy with Lucinda Sheldon. Make a variety of pieces from jewelry to giftware. Depending on number of...

Holiday Hayrides

Enjoy a free holiday hayride in downtown Vineyard Haven, sponsored by the Vineyard Haven Business Association. Fred Fisher and sons will be in Vineyard...

Holiday Open House

With local cider, wine and cheese every weekend throughout December.

Pottery Showroom

Merry Farm Pottery would like to invite you to our first major public event, a holiday party and pottery sale. There will be food cooking over a wood fire,...

Sunday Worship

Advent – Reverend Bill Clark. Reverend Bill will examine the candles of advent. What does each candle represent and how do we, as UU’s relate to the concept...

Vineyard Birth Collective: Potluck Brunch

Gentle, practical, age appropriate tips for laying the foundation for your new baby's sleep. Rebekah Thomson is a Gentle Sleep Coach, trained and certified...

Aquinnah Artisans Holiday Fair

Featuring 20+ vendors including: wampum jewelry, pottery and ceramics, fine art and photography, knitted items, stained glass, natural body products,...

Drop In Pickleball

This is an opportunity for many different levels to enjoy open play. We have two permanent courts and the potential for two additional pickleball courts with...

Christmas Tea & Raffle

There will be theme baskets, a 50/50 raffle, Christmas centerpieces, gift cards and grab bags for children.

Fiber Folks

Monthly get-together for all hand-crafters. Knit, crochet, weave, spin. All welcome.

Santa Vists

Bring the family, talk with Santa and enjoy refreshments.

Visit Santa Claus

Leave your Christmas wish list with Santa and he'll be sure to send you a note when he gets back to the North Pole.

Wellness Workshop

Join us for a wellness workshop with Dr. Kay Sunakawa of MVY Wellness Studio as she guides us through the stress of the holidays and teaches us ways to...

Book Talk: Through A Sober Lens

Author and photographer Michael Blanchard discusses his struggles with addiction and depression and the power photography to move individuals from isolation...

Barn Buddies

The Family Center provides trikes, bikes, scooter, balls and other toys and games. You are also welcome to bring items to share. The Ag Hall is cold inside...

Second Sunday Jazz

A performance featuring the John Alaimo Trio: John Alaimo on piano, Michael Tinus on bass, and Tauras Biskis on drums.

Open Pottery Studio

With Nancy Blank and Sabrina Kuchta. This is a non-instructional time for adults familiar with ceramics to work on their own in the Pottery Studio.

Opera Night

Listen to the world's favorite arias and duets while enjoying the Vineyard's finest Italian cuisine. With Jenny Friedman, soprano; David Behnke, baritone;...

Sunday with Santa

Santa arrives on the Wharf for photos. Join us for some fun and enjoy free cookies and hot cocoa. Purchase and donate a plush puppy to the Red Stocking fund,...

Crosslands Annual Christmas Displays

Crosslands annual Christmas displays and light/music show. Tune to 88.5 FM Friday through Sunday from 5 to 8 p.m. for a combo show.

Offerings of Music and Light

Lia Kahler leads Island singers, musicians, dancers and readers in a program to brighten the darker days. Carols, candle lighting and refreshments.

Holy Rock + Roll Revival

Brothers Sean and Griffin McMahon provide as much music as they do comedic relief on this feel good night. Prepare to be impressed.

Gold Pin Bowling

If the gold pin shows up as the head pin, and you bowl a strike, you instantly win one free bowling game and shoe rental, redeemable during a subsequent...

Monday, December 9

Christmas in Edgartown: Window Decorating Contest

Deck the halls and trim the trees, but don’t forget about Edgartown’s store front windows. Visit Edgartown is excited to share the 1st annual Window...

Interval Cardio

A cardio and strength mixture with surprise interval combinations, for all levels with Maria McFarland.

Access-Able Guided Tours

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...

Christmas Faire Workshop

Join us when you can to create wreaths and arrangements to sell at our last fundraiser of the year. Guidance is available from our more experienced Elves....

Mindfulness Meditation

A meditation study group that uses guided meditation, silence and participant sharing to explore the principles and practices of mindfulness. No experience...

Preschool Art Program

For ages 3 to 5 with Coral Shockey. Weekly art class designed to provide preschoolers a creative environment where they are encouraged to discover and color...

Play with Me Playgroup

Parent/child activity with a focus on how children learn through play with the MV Family Center. This is a facilitated playgroup, no registration is required.

Actively Aging

A fun, challenging class for seniors and beginners. Building strength, balance, stability, and confidence. With Barbra Smith.

Traditional Storytime

Come join us for children's traditional storytime. Come sing songs and listen to stories. Best for ages 3 and up.

Balance: Chi Kung, Yoga & Breath

With Kanta Lipsky. We will explore ways to strengthen our connection to the earth and increase our bodies’ ability to maintain good balance.

Drop In Pickleball

This is an opportunity for many different levels to enjoy open play. We have two permanent courts and the potential for two additional pickleball courts with...

Pickleball Beginner's Clinic

We have two permanent courts and the potential for two additional pickleball courts with taped lines if needed. All courts are inside and available for...

MV Threshold Choir Rehearsal

We are one of 120+ international Threshold choirs who sing bedside to bring ease and comfort to those at the thresholds of living and dying.

Beading: The Art of Knotting

Come experiment with beads and learn the art of knotting with Lucinda Sheldon. Techniques taught include choosing appropriate stringing materials, finishing...

Island Food Pantry Open

The Island Food Pantry strives to cultivate a healthy, hunger-free community on Martha’s Vineyard. Together with our many volunteers, partners, and...

Beyond Baby's First Year

Beyond Baby's First Year is a great way to socialize your child in a safe, engaging environment.

Learning Lab

Homework help, activities, coding and more for kids 10 and above. (Or 8 to 9 year olds with a mature caregiver).

Holiday Party

Celebrate the season with your friends and fellow readers with music and merry-making galore. Enjoy delicious refreshments, make a holiday swag and listen to...

Martha's Vineyard Children's Chorus Rehearsals

Contact marthasvineyardchildrenschorus@gmail.com with any questions.

Bunch of Grapes Book Club

The Bunch of Grapes Book Club meets once a month for a casual and lively discussion, open to all. This month's pick is On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous by...

Crosslands Annual Christmas Displays

Crosslands annual Christmas displays and light/music show. Tune to 88.5 FM Friday through Sunday from 5 to 8 p.m. for a combo show.

Refuge Recovery

Refuge Recovery is a mindfulness-based addiction recovery community that practices and utilizes Buddhist philosophy as the foundation for the recovery...

Stability Ball & Weights

Using big swiss balls and weights, this class will include balance, toning, and mobility work, and it will strengthen your core, arms, and glutes. With Emily...

Yoga

It is a chance for beginners who are curious about yoga to start with the basics or for someone with a deep practice to explore slow, long-held poses and...

Cornhole

Weekly blind draw. We will find you a partner. Registration and practice from 5:45 to 6:20 p.m. Bags fly at 6:30 p.m.

Brazilian Portuguese For First Responders

This is a 3-day workshop for all first responders, including EMTs, health professionals, firefighters and police. Pre-requisite: You must take Brazilian...

Houses of Grace Island Winter Shelter New Volunteer Orientation

Do you want to volunteer during the winter at one of the Community shelters? Come and join us on this (mandatory) Orientation Session.

Monday Night at the Movies

December's theme is The Holidays. This week's film is Remember the Night, directed by Mitchell Leisen, with Barbara Stanwyck and Fred MacMurray.

Board Game Night

Come join the local Board Game Club that meets every Monday night in the upstairs space at The Barn. Anyone is welcome. Board games vary from week to week.

Holiday Cocktail Competition

Local bartenders will be battling it out for the best cocktail made with Three Olives Vanilla Vodka. Anyone is welcome to come in and vote for the People’s...

Tuesday, December 10

Zumba

A fusion of Latin and International dance moves that create a dynamic and exciting cardio workout.

Christmas in Edgartown: Window Decorating Contest

Deck the halls and trim the trees, but don’t forget about Edgartown’s store front windows. Visit Edgartown is excited to share the 1st annual Window...

Pilates

Floor Barre meets Pilates with total body conditioning with Liz Maclellan.

Access-Able Guided Tours

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...

Christmas Faire Workshop

Join us when you can to create wreaths and arrangements to sell at our last fundraiser of the year. Guidance is available from our more experienced Elves....

Solder & Bezel Set a Sea Glass Charm or Pendant

In one 4-hour class, with Cecilia Minnehan, you will create and complete a beautiful custom sterling charm or pendant from our collection of colorful beach...

Discussion Group

Open discussion of exciting and often controversial topics.

Mindfulness Meditation

We are a meditation study group that uses guided meditation, silence and participant sharing to explore the principles and practices of mindfulness. All...

Toddler Art Program

For ages 15 months to 2.9 years with Coral Shockey. Set in a small art room environment with art exploration tables and painting easels. Caregivers are...

Tom Maley Life Drawing

This group met for many years at the home of Tom Maley and now they meet at Featherstone for two hours each Tuesday morning. New participants are welcome....

Oak Bluffs COA Walking Club

With Sandy Blythe and Lloyd Henke. Meets at OBCOA and walk to various locations in our beautiful town. Bring a bottle of water and wear comfortable shoes.

Adult Community Dance Class

Move and groove with The Yard. The Yard’s Director of Island Programs and Education, Jesse Keller Jason, makes every(body) feel comfortable in this dance...

Stories & Songs

Come for stories and songs with Rizwan.

Swim With Me

Swimming with your baby and toddler provides quality time together as well as improves coordination, balance and confidence.

Tech Time

Sign up for a 30-minute one-on-one session with tech guru Chris Look and upgrade your tech literacy. You can learn how to access e-books, audio books,...

Traditional Storytime

Come join us for children's traditional storytime. Come sing songs and listen to stories. Best for ages 3 and up.

Used Book Sale

During open hours. Hardcover, audiobooks and DVDs: $1 Paperbacks: .25 Dec. 10 to 15: Full price Dec. 18 to 22: Half price Dec. 26 to 29: Free

Drop In Pickleball

This is an opportunity for many different levels to enjoy open play. We have two permanent courts and the potential for two additional pickleball courts with...

Little Artist's Open Paint Group

Come in and use our collection of fingerpaints, assorted brushes, paints, and dot art to create a painting to take home. All ages welcome. Children under 9...

Howes House Writers

Ilmarinen Vogel, who has experience in several writing groups, will be the facilitator. He follows Ellie Bates and others before her who welcome seasonal...

Drop-In Wellness Clinic

Get your blood pressure checked and answers to questions about medical concerns.

Concert: Minnesingers

Minnesingers will perform their holiday favorites. All invited. Refreshments served.

Drop In Pickleball

This is an opportunity for many different levels to enjoy open play. We have two permanent courts and the potential for two additional pickleball courts with...

Open Pottery Studio

With Frank Creney. This is a non-instructional time for adults familiar with ceramics to work on their own in the Pottery Studio.

Technology Help Desk

Come get help with computers, ebooks and social media with our I.T./Reference Librarian. Tuesday through Thursday by appointment. Contact the library to make...

Centering Prayer

Centering Prayer is a classic, wise and time-proven way of being drawn into a relationship with God. Participants learn to develop an appreciation of the...

Open Studio Tuesdays

Artists and craftspeople, bring your unfinished project or your unrealized vision to bring it to that next level. Every class will include a free themed...

Adrenaline Music Project

For teens ages 13 to 18. Open stage jam sessions, full backline available, multi-track recording and mdid beats workstation.

Art Explorers

For ages 6 to 12 with Charlotte Hall and Helen Hall. Children will be introduced to functional design, aesthetics and creative problem solving using form,...

Knitting Group

Cindy Bonnell, master knitter, presides over a sociable group of knitters in one of our upstairs meeting rooms here at the library. Knitters and aspiring...

Learning Lab

Homework help, activities, coding and more for kids 10 and above. (Or 8 to 9 year olds with a mature caregiver).

Radio Games

Radio Games with Laurel Redington of MVY Radio is an after-school program created to engage middle schoolers with each other and foster effective...

After School Club

Read, play and finish homework with friends.

Festive Holiday Night

Cookie decorating, free hot chocolate from the First Light Cafe, holiday music, and we’re throwing in a little gingerbread house fun, lighthouse style.

Workshop: Needle Felting

Let your imagination go wild as we conjure up small 3D creations with fleece and a felting needle. Pumpkins, mice, gnomes and puppies. Everything is...

Yoga: Core & Restore

Class is structured around core stability through a variety of yoga poses with Megan Grennan.

Conditioning

Strength work with weights and conditioning using your own body weight for resistance with Kris Martin.

Sign Language Practice Circle

With Donna Jancsy and Lynn Thorp. All ages are welcome.

Crosslands Annual Christmas Displays

Crosslands annual Christmas displays and light/music show. Tune to 88.5 FM Friday through Sunday from 5 to 8 p.m. for a combo show.

Table Tennis

MV Table Tennis Club welcomes players of all ages and skill levels. Come play, practice and have fun. Equipment available for use.

Cycling

A fantastic cardio class based on outdoor riding with Jeannie Wright.

All Families Touched By Adoption

Monthly support and discussion group for adoptive, foster, and waiting families. Dinner and childcare available with pre-registration.

Community Supper

Hot, home cooked supper. Warm company. All ages welcome.

Public Forum: Proposed Bottle Bylaw

Come hear students from Plastic-Free MV explain the single-use bottle bylaw that will be voted on this year at town meeting.

English Conversation Circle

Join us to practice your English language skills over conversation and refreshments. Good for speakers of all languages, ages and proficiency levels,...

NAMI Family Support Group

Wherever you are in your journey with family and friends living with mental illness, our support groups will provide you with encouragement, hope, release,...

Historic Tales of Oak Bluffs

Skip Finley’s “Town of Oak Bluffs” columns in the Vineyard Gazette were widely popular thanks to his breezy style and historical content. In this curated...

RTZ Trivia

Win up to $75 in gift certificates. Hosted by Johnny "Showtime" Tiernan and Emily Hunsaker.

Writing & Poetry Series

Wayne Miller “Burn Boston Burn.” The Story of the Largest Arson Case in the History of the Country.

Karaoke

Hosted by none other than Johnny Showtime.

Wednesday, December 11

Christmas in Edgartown: Window Decorating Contest

Deck the halls and trim the trees, but don’t forget about Edgartown’s store front windows. Visit Edgartown is excited to share the 1st annual Window...

Total Body

Cardio fitness followed by muscle conditioning with Maria McFarland.

Access-Able Guided Tours

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...

Christmas Faire Workshop

Join us when you can to create wreaths and arrangements to sell at our last fundraiser of the year. Guidance is available from our more experienced Elves....

Play with Me Playgroup

Parent/child activity with a focus on how children learn through play with the MV Family Center. This is a facilitated playgroup, no registration is required.

Actively Aging

A fun, challenging class for seniors and beginners. Building strength, balance, stability, and confidence. With Barbra Smith.

Art Therapy: Memory Support Group

The ongoing memory support group is a weekly group serving those recently diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease and wishing to find a supportive environment to...

Coffee Time

Come read today’s paper, drink some complimentary coffee (courtesy of Tony’s Market), have some pastry, and chat.

 Baby Lapsit Storytime

Come sing songs, listen to stories and play with some fun soft toys. Best suited for babies and up until age 2.

Bilingual Storytime & Craft

Join us for songs, stories and play. Each storytime offers a new craft. Bilingual books are read in English and Portuguese. Offered in collaboration with...

Used Book Sale

During open hours. Hardcover, audiobooks and DVDs: $1 Paperbacks: .25 Dec. 10 to 15: Full price Dec. 18 to 22: Half price Dec. 26 to 29: Free

Wednesday Storytime

Featuring books, puppets, parachutes, movements and more.

Drop In Pickleball

This is an opportunity for many different levels to enjoy open play. We have two permanent courts and the potential for two additional pickleball courts with...

Pickleball Beginner's Clinic

We have two permanent courts and the potential for two additional pickleball courts with taped lines if needed. All courts are inside and available for...

Ukulele Players

New or practiced, join us for music and fun and to sing along.

Technology Help Desk

Come get help with computers, ebooks and social media with our I.T./Reference Librarian. Tuesday through Thursday by appointment. Contact the library to make...

Island Food Pantry Open

The Island Food Pantry strives to cultivate a healthy, hunger-free community on Martha’s Vineyard. Together with our many volunteers, partners, and...

Open Pottery Studio

With Nancy Blank and Sabrina Kuchta. Children welcome with experienced adult supervision. This is a non-instructional time for those familiar with ceramics...

Acupuncture Clinic for PTSD or Trauma

Do you experience difficulty sleeping, sudden outbursts/anger, flashbacks, nightmares, depression, emotional numbness, easily startled/frightened, trouble...

After School Crafts

We'll feature a new project every week -- just drop in. For ages 9 and up.

Art Explorers

For ages 6 to 12 with Coral Shockey and Charlotte Hall. Children will be introduced to functional design, aesthetics and creative problem solving using...

Learning Lab

Homework help, activities, coding and more for kids 10 and above. (Or 8 to 9 year olds with a mature caregiver).

Build Club

A drop-in workshop where kids can make gifts for their friends, family and teachers. While supplies last.

Face Yoga

Face yoga is a completely natural alternative to anti-aging remedies. There are over 43 muscles in the face that can be targeted to lift the skin, naturally...

Holiday Party

Join us for a party sponsored by the Friends of the Chilmark Public Library. Music, swag and card making and festive foods. All are welcome.

Crosslands Annual Christmas Displays

Crosslands annual Christmas displays and light/music show. Tune to 88.5 FM Friday through Sunday from 5 to 8 p.m. for a combo show.

Young Adult Board Game Night

Get all the gaming fun without the digital daze that comes with video games. We have classics, as well as some great new games. We'll also provide food,...

Advent Evensong

Three contemplative services with the Revs. Cathlin Baker and Mary Beth Daniels, with music by Sean McMahon. Childcare is available. If you need a ride,...

Yoga

It is a chance for beginners who are curious about yoga to start with the basics or for someone with a deep practice to explore slow, long-held poses and...

Cribbage Night

Six games of singles. 1st, 2nd and 3rd cash prizes.

Hand Building

​​In this adults-only class we will discuss and experiment with hand building techniques. No prior experience in ceramics is necessary; this class can be...

Money Talks: From Savings to Investing

Part II of a workshop series with financial consultant Beau Begin of RT Investment Services. Learn how best to save your hard-earned summer cash and put it...

Featherstone Uke Jam

Come learn how to play the ukulele in a relaxed, fun atmosphere. Play along with the group and enjoy refreshments and lots of laughs. Just bring your uke, or...

Hot Docs: Documentary Film Series

A clash of cultures twists into a true crime story set in the beautiful, remote region of Galicia, Spain. Please call the library for film title. This...

Great Art on Screen: The Prado Museum - A Collection of Wonders

The Prado Museum - A Collection of Wonders celebrates the 200th anniversary of the storied Prado Museum — one of the most-visited museums in the world....

Live Music: Johnny Hoy and the Bluefish

The iconic Vineyard blues band featuring Johnny Hoy, Jeremy Berlin, Delanie Pickering and Kevin Medeiros.

Thursday, December 12

Christmas in Edgartown

Christmas in Edgartown is a weekend festival you don’t want to miss. Every year through the various events, Christmas In Edgartown helps raise over $50,000...

Zumba

A fusion of Latin and International dance moves that create a dynamic and exciting cardio workout.

Christmas in Edgartown: Window Decorating Contest

Deck the halls and trim the trees, but don’t forget about Edgartown’s store front windows. Visit Edgartown is excited to share the 1st annual Window...

Pilates

Floor Barre meets Pilates with total body conditioning with Liz Maclellan.

Christmas in Edgartown: Cider & Cookies

Join us for cider and cookies at our Edgartown Banking Center.

Access-Able Guided Tours

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...

Christmas Faire Workshop

Join us when you can to create wreaths and arrangements to sell at our last fundraiser of the year. Guidance is available from our more experienced Elves....

Torch & Fired Enameling: Glass on Metal

Come experience the magic of enameling - Watch grains turn glossy and bond to metal.

Christmas in Edgartown: Family Fun

Kids are welcome all weekend long to come by and color their own Black Dog holiday ornament or holiday page to take home. Plus enjoy our signature coffee,...

Island Physical Culture

Derek Notman's focus is on teaching you how to train and what to train and why. Commit to the disipline of Tai Chi, the slow but intense meditation. Mr....

Music & Memory Cafe

A weekly social gathering with live music, refreshments, and discussion. Welcoming, inclusive environment for seniors, caregivers, and those with memory...

Oak Bluffs Writers Group

Open to writers of all kinds. No registration necessary, repeat attendance encouraged. Bring something to share.

Thursday Strings

Drop in. All welcome. Music for strings (and others). Bring guitar, fiddle, bass, banjo, mandolin or whatever you like to play.

Baby's First Year

This is an informal discussion and support group for people parenting infants (prenatal to 12 months.)

Discovery Days

Read, explore and discover a new theme each week with the MV Family Center. This is a parent/child activity focusing on how children learn through play. Each...

Little Bird Music Class

Laura Jordan presents seasonal songs and movement. The class is somewhat structured but it’s a free flowing environment, allowing space for magic to happen...