Events

January 23 - February 21, 2020

Thursday, January 23

Kaiut Yoga

Kaiut Yoga, a biomechanical yoga practice, where we educate our students to take the reins of their own therapeutic process in their path towards health....

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.

Classical Music is for You

Weekly class organized by David Rhoderick. This is a beginner series devoted to the appreciation of classical music — no previous knowledge required, just a...

Community Dance Class

Jesse Keller Jason, The Yard's Director of Island Programs and Education, makes every(body) feel comfortable in this free adult dance class. Beginners...

Discovery Days

Join the Kristen from the Family Center for Hands on activities.

Book Babies

A storytime for babies who haven't mastered walking yet. Songs, rhymes and an opportunity for baby to socialize.

Open Painting Studio

This non-instructional time is for those who wish to paint amongst a group - to network and share ideas and techniques. Bring your own supplies, we provide...

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...

Duplicate Bridge

Sanctioned duplicate bridge. Bring a partner and arrive in time to sign in and get a snack. Maximum eleven tables.

Piano Parlor

Piano players can sign up to serenade the library for up to 30 minutes each. Stop in to play a few pieces or simply enjoy the performances by our talented...

Adrenaline Music Project

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

Learning Lab

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

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...

Kids Crafts

Best for ages 4 and above. Check website, social media, and/or call the library for crafts.

Storytime

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

Try Your Hand at Sign Language

No experience necessary. Weekly sign language lessons repeat and air 3 times each on MVTV Channel 13 on MV Signs Then & Now: Saturdays 9:00am, Tuesdays...

Winter Mobile Market

The winter Mobile Market will be set up inside with a variety of fresh vegetables and eggs. All are welcome. SNAP/HIP, cash and card accepted.

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...

Radio Games

Join Laurel Redington for this after school program for kids ages 8 and up with games designed to bring out your unique voice and help you communicate...

Talk: Two Bedtime Stories: Muskeget and Nantaska

Crocker Snow, author and award-winning journalist, will give an informal, informative talk about Muskeget and Nantucket, two places he knows well and has...

Dine to Donate

Join the West Tisbury School PTO for a Dine to Donate fundraising event as well as a silent auction from 5 to 8 p.m. Please bring coupon with you or have it...

Fish Fry

Fresh battered fish, homemade mac and cheese, french fries, coleslaw, cornbread and (of course) dessert. All you can eat. Bring family and friends.

Table Tennis

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

Centering Prayer Group

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...

Thirsty Thursday Group Run/Walk

Join the Amity Island Running Club for a group run where you pick your own pace and distance. We all start together and then hang out and have a beverage and...

Art Party

Join Naomi in painting "Stone Stacks." Naomi will instruct and paint along with you as you listen to music and enjoy creating with friends. This event is...

Art Party: Sweater Mittens

Make super cozy mittens out of recycled knit sweaters. Pre-registration required.

Domestic Affairs Discussion Group

Join us for a series of meaningful discussions about issues affecting the Island, the nation and the world. Jan. 23 - Denny Agin will moderate a discussion...

MV Modern Quilt Guild

Open studio quilting. All levels of quilters are welcome.

Houses of Grace Island Winter Shelter

Offering warm hospitality for those who need shelter or are simply out of heat. Men, women and families are welcome. Bedding, dinner and breakfast...

Open Pottery Studio

Supervised by Nancy Blank and Sabrina Kuchta. For adults only. This is a non-instructional time for those familiar with ceramics to work on their own in the...

Trivia Night

With host Dan Cassidy. Come have fun, eat and drink, and win big prizes.

Live Music: Edbury All-Stars

The Island's finest playing whatever they feel like. Permanent players include Johnny Hoy, Mike Benjamin, Willy Mason, Kevin Medeiros and Jessie Leaman. You...

Friday, January 24

Nurturing Families Series

The philosophy of Nurturing Parenting emphasizes the importance of raising children in a warm, trusting and caring household. Pre-registration required. .

Coffee with the Chief

Come for conversations and coffee with Oak Bluffs Police Chief Erik Blake.

Tai Chi

With Diane Crane. Cut through the nonsense and noise of modern life. Come learn to move with intention: cultivate your life force, improve your balance, and...

Toddler Story Time

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

Toddler Time

A weekly storytime featuring songs and stories for on-the-go toddlers and their caregivers.

Healthy Foods Giveaway Day

The Martha's Vineyard Vegan Society is back with their monthly distribution of free fresh produce. Each adult is welcome to bring a bag to choose from the...

Your Guide to the Side…Hustle

A chat on launching your own side hustle with Melinda Walker, Profitable Pet Sitter. Leave with a list of service business ideas, free tools to start your...

Winter Mobile Market

The winter Mobile Market will be set up inside with a variety of fresh vegetables and eggs. All are welcome. SNAP/HIP, cash and card accepted.

Learning Lab

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

MVRHS Swim Meet

Join us to cheer on the MVRHS swimmers as they take on Durfee High School in a dual competitive league swim meet.

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.

Girls Varsity Basketball

Watch the MVRHS girls varsity basketball team take on Falmouth High School.

Glow Bowling

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

Nic Cage Movie Night

Join our guest host Irish Mike for a raucous viewing of a movie featuring the fascinating cult persona Nicolas Cage. Pop-up video style, with fun facts...

Houses of Grace Island Winter Shelter

If you are homeless or just out of heating fuel and need a warm place to stay overnight or if you know of someone who is, spread the word. Island churches...

Live Music: Mike Benjamin

Mike Benjamin will be playing acoustic covers of classic hits while you enjoy great food and drinks.

Music Evening

The Pathways 2020 Music Series continues with a sequel to the Acoustics Originals evening that happened on Jan. 9, this next performance featuring the same...

Vineyard Girls Hockey Auction

Live and silent auction. Admission includes hor d'oeuvres. Join us for a fun night out and help support our team.

Wicked Good Musical Revue

With musical directors David Behnke and Molly Conole with performances by David Behnke, Molly Conole, Rachel Enriquez, Jenny Friedman and Ken Romero....

DJ Ricky Prime

Spinnin' the funkiest beats around.

Saturday, January 25

Training: Trauma - Informed Care for Early Educators

Join Island Early Education providers for an educational workshop on Trauma Informed Care. Due to the complexity of how trauma impacts children, it is...

Try Your Hand at Sign Language

No experience necessary. Weekly sign language lessons repeat and air 3 times each on MVTV Channel 13 on MV Signs Then & Now: Saturdays 9:00am, Tuesdays...

Art in the Stacks: Paul Doherty

Friends of the Library present "Sunrise, Sunset, and to the Moon!" an exhibit of photographs by Paul Doherty.

Children's Frozen Party

Games, craft, music, festive trail mix and a visit from Olaf.

Cooking Seasonally All-Year

Think seasonal cooking is best left to the months of July and August? Think again. Join Jenny Devivo in this monthly class on how to make comforting,...

Country Fusion Kick Off Party

Country Fusion® is a great new workout that blends country line dancing with other forms of dance and fitness, using an eclectic mix of music. Come learn...

Fiber Arts Stitching Circle

Hand knitting, crochet, quilting, embroidery...Winter is the perfect time to create cozy garments and hand-stitched art. Join us for a weekly fiber arts...

Get Digital

Make an appointment for a one-on-one 30 minute session to learn more about entertainment and learning resources available to you with a library card. Library...

Open House: Fern & Feather Preschool

Come meet Fern & Feather staff, check out our amazing facility, learn about nature based early education and have all your questions answered.

Tech Help Drop-In

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

Collage Workshop

With Cheyanne Vandall. Bring your cut-out pictures, photographs, poetry and other text, fabrics, feathers, found objects and your favorite scissors. We...

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.

Film Screening: Screenagers Next Chapter

The West Tisbury School PTO presents a film screening of Screenagers Next Chapter. There will be a discussion to follow. About the film: Filmmaker and...

Infant Massage

Parents will learn techniques to soothe their babies through massage which will help them sleep, aid digestion, improve circulation, ease teething, and...

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...

Regenerative Backyard Workshop

Winter is the perfect time to dream about (and plan for) a garden that nourishes people, wildlife and the planet. Learn how to use regenerative gardening...

Stories & Songs

Come for stories and songs with Rizwan.

Storytime

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

Tumble Time Storytime with Emily!

Join Emily for a special storytime. Listen to a few stories, followed by tumble time. Best suited for ages 0 to 4.

Kids Can Cook Series: Knife Skills

Sign up your future sous chef for these hands-on cooking classes. Every class will feature a different kitchen skill and recipes. Today, our sous chefs will...

New Year, New Food

Join Mansion House and Linda Hammond, Certified Health Coach, for a workshop on healthy eating habits. Discussion includes identifying 4 keystone eating...

Bernie Sanders and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez at a rally in Queensbridge, NY

Come together with friends, family and neighbors to call voters in support of Bernie. Phonebanking is one of the most important things you can do to help our...

Saturday Art Afternoon

With Miss Lani. Young artists, when enlightened, at every step make discoveries and advance their strength, which is grown by their inward satisfaction....

Documentary Film Screening

A well-researched, convincing documentary about the benefits of a "plant-based" diet to address both the problem of world hunger and personal health. The New...

Healing the Wounds of Oppression

We will explore the roots of oppression and co-create a body of knowledge around solutions. Nikomo Peartree will share Indigenous practices including circle...

Moby-Dick Book Club

Have you ever wanted to read Herman Melville’s classic American novel Moby-Dick; or, The Whale, but felt intimidated by the tome? Or perhaps the story is a...

Climate Solutions #4: Beyond Fossil Fuel Homes

The path to a renewable energy future includes retrofitting buildings for lower energy use, replacing propane or oil systems with electric heat pumps for...

POSTPONED - Short & Sweet Book Club

No time to read a full book, but still want to exchange ideas about thoughtful reads? Try out our Short & Sweet short story club. We’ll read traditional...

Dad & Me Gym Time

For children 0 to 8 years old and their adult male caregivers - dads, uncles, grandfathers or male guardians.

Poetry Book Club

Meet and discuss a contemporary poet’s work each month, and if there is time, do a brief guided writing exercise based on their work. This month, our...

Author Talk: Marc Favreau

Island author Marc Favreau will present his newly released book for young adult readers titled, Spies: The Secret Showdown Between America and Russia, a...

Glow Bowling

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

Talk: The Lost Whaling Fleets of the Western Arctic

In September of 1871, 32 whaling ships were trapped in the ice along the Chukchi Sea coast of Alaska with winter fast approaching. Unable to sail to safety...

Community Suppers

Our guest chefs and cooks bring us a delicious meal each week, and we look forward to an evening enjoying the company of old friends and new.

OB School Winter Fundraiser

Join the Oak Bluffs PTO for the second annual Winter FUNdrasier. Get one-of-a-kind silent auctions and more.

Houses of Grace Island Winter Shelter

If you are homeless or just out of heating fuel and need a warm place to stay overnight or if you know of someone who is, spread the word. Island churches...

Oceans Film Night

PathwaysARTS presents the second in the monthly Oceans Film screenings night, with a selection of ocean film shorts and documentaries, co-curated by Robert...

Rosie's Ritzy Revue

Rose Guerin leads an incredible show with special guests.

Wicked Good Musical Revue

With musical directors David Behnke and Molly Conole with performances by David Behnke, Molly Conole, Rachel Enriquez, Jenny Friedman and Ken Romero....

2nd Power Reunion Show

Erich Luening, Pinto Abrams, JC, Robbie Soltz, Phil daRosa and more.

Sunday, January 26

Disc Golf Doubles

Year-round, friendly best-disc doubles.

Sermons at Federated Church Edgartown

Are you busy following the main text of your life - work, school, community service etc... , and yet you do not alwayas feel happy and whole? Perhaps you are...

Sunday Worship

Living with Dying - Reverend Bill Clark. If there is one certainty in this life, it is that we are all going to die. Rev. Bill will examine our relationship...

Community Meal

The meal consists of a salad, a serving of lasagna, garlic bread, beverage and something for dessert. A great opportunity to get out of the house and have a...

Open Writing Hours

Looking for a quiet place to write? Come to Featherstone on Sunday afternoons to work quietly among other writers and poets in the Art Barn's library.

“Dress a Girl Around the World” Dressmaking Gathering

Join Sarah Vail at the library to help finish making dresses for the non-profit organization Hope 4 Women International. The Hope 4 Women’s “Dress a Girl...

MV Vegan Society Soup & Veggies

Come out and enjoy an afternoon of free food and soup. MV Vegan Society will be on-hand to explain all things vegan while cooking up a vat of soup. Please...

Wicked Good Musical Revue

With musical directors David Behnke and Molly Conole with performances by David Behnke, Molly Conole, Rachel Enriquez, Jenny Friedman and Ken Romero....

Open Pottery Studio

Supervised by Nancy Blank and Sabrina Kuchta. For adults only. This is a non-instructional time for those familiar with ceramics to work on their own in the...

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;...

Houses of Grace Island Winter Shelter

If you are homeless or just out of heating fuel and need a warm place to stay overnight or if you know of someone who is, spread the word. Island churches...

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.

Monday, January 27

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

Weekly art class with Coral Shockey designed to provide preschoolers (ages 3 to 5 years old) a creative environment where they are encouraged to discover and...

Medical Myths, Lies & Half-Truths: What We Think We Know May Be Hurting Us

Call to register. Today's topics are: “The Fallacy that Natural is Always Better” & “Probiotics and Our Bacterial Friends.”

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.

Painting Still Life

Each week there will be 2-3 set ups to choose from. The emphasis will be on observation and seeing simply. We will have time to sketch and then complete an...

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.

Get Digital

Make an appointment for a one-on-one 30 minute session to learn more about entertainment and learning resources available to you with a library card. Library...

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).

Crescendo Youth Choir

Crescendo is a non-auditioned youth choir open to all students in 1st - 8th grade on Martha's Vineyard. Crescendo provides a space for students to begin...

Martha's Vineyard Children's Chorus Rehearsals

Contact marthasvineyardchildrenschorus@gmail.com with any questions.

Community Supper

Feel free to join your neighbors for a free hot meal and lots of good cheer—and bring some friends.

Refuge Recovery

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

Film Talk: Atmosphere

Go back to school with our very own Bob Dutton. Join us for a 30 minute film class followed by a screening of delightful (and relevant) films. Today's film...

Jazz Film Screening

MVY Radio's Dave Kish presents a jazz documentary followed by a discussion. Refreshments served.

Throwing Better Pots

In this ongoing weekly class with Frank Creney for intermediate to advanced students (you must be able to center and throw a cylinder and bowl shape), you...

Houses of Grace Island Winter Shelter

Offering warm hospitality for those who need shelter or are simply out of heat. Men, women and families are welcome. Bedding, dinner and breakfast...

Monday Night at the Movies

An American in Paris (1951). Directed by Vincente Minnelli, with Gene Kelly and Leslie Caron.

West Tiz Book Club

This month’s book will be The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah. Join us for an evening of lively and casual conversation. This group is facilitated by Susan...

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.

Tuesday, January 28

Health Screening Day

If you find yourself limiting activities due to aches and pains in your body, this is an opportunity to discover the cause and find out how you can feel...

Kaiut Yoga

Kaiut Yoga, a biomechanical yoga practice, where we educate our students to take the reins of their own therapeutic process in their path towards health....

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.

Toddler Art Program

Set in a small art room environment with art exploration tables and painting easels. Caregivers are required to stay and encouraged to be present in the art...

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

 Exploring Printmaking Assisted Open Studio

Non-instructional time to create on your own in the Printmaking Studio. Fae Kontje-Gibbs will monitor studio time and be available for guidance.

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 our tech guru Chris 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.

Open Paint Group

Come use our collection of finger paints and assorted brushes, paint and dot art.

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....

Adventures in Slow Cooking

We're officially into winter and deeply into crock pot season. For the first demo in this winter's monthly series you'll learn how to prepare the perfect...

Open Pottery Studio

Supervised by Frank Creney. For adults only. This is a non-instructional time for those 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...

Adrenaline Music Project

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

Drop-In Knitting Group

Cindy Bonnell, master knitter, presides over a sociable group of knitters in one of our upstairs meeting rooms. Knitters and aspiring knitters of all levels...

Learning Lab

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

Climate Solutions #4: Beyond Fossil Fuel Homes

The path to a renewable energy future includes retrofitting buildings for lower energy use, replacing propane or oil systems with electric heat pumps for...

Crescendo Youth Choir

Crescendo is a non-auditioned youth choir open to all students in 1st - 8th grade on Martha's Vineyard. Crescendo provides a space for students to begin...

Exhibit Opening: Neighbors in the Deep – the North Atlantic Right Whale

For hundreds of years, people have looked to the waters around the Island for the North Atlantic right whale: to hunt them, to see them, and now to save...

Boys Varsity Basketball

Watch the MVRHS boys varsity basketball team take on Dennis-Yarmouth Regional High School.

Open Mic Night

Come be a part of a welcoming Island community of creative artists sharing their craft and connecting through individual and collaborative expression and...

Potluck Meet & Eat

Join our Island Wide Youth Collaborative, a Massachusetts Family Resource Center for their first potluck meet and eat. Bring a dish and pop in to learn more...

Table Tennis

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

YA Space Adventure & Book Club

Players will get a chance to roleplay a multi-species crew exploring the universe on a ship of their creation. We'll be using the Lasers and Feelings system...

Community Supper

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

Coed Basketball League

5th and 6th Grade coed basketball league evaluations to break down the teams evenly.

Clay Sculpture Course

For students with some experience with hand building with clay. This 4-week course with Frank Creney will concentrate on building animal figures, including...

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,...

Lemon Thyme Shortbread with Cakes By Liz

Join our local celebrity baker, Liz Kane, of Cakes by Liz, who will demonstrate her very own Lemon Thyme Shortbread recipe.

Houses of Grace Island Winter Shelter

If you are homeless or just out of heating fuel and need a warm place to stay overnight or if you know of someone who is, spread the word. Island churches...

RTZ Trivia

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

Writing & Poetry Series

The Tuesday Writing & Poetry Series continues with an evening featuring three guest poets, followed by an open gloor session for the community to read new...

Try Your Hand at Sign Language

No experience necessary. Weekly sign language lessons repeat and air 3 times each on MVTV Channel 13 on MV Signs Then & Now: Saturdays 9:00am, Tuesdays...

Veterans Support Group

Readjustment Counseling for War Veterans. Island Counseling Center offers focused individual, couples, family and group services to returning war veterans....

Karaoke

Hosted by none other than Johnny Showtime.

Wednesday, January 29

Farm Tots

Farm-based playgroup for your little one. Playgroup 3 days a week for ages 2.5 to 5. Your little farmer will spend their mornings primarily outside, helping...

Art Therapy: Memory Support Group

With Nancy Langman and Victoria Haeselbarth. The ongoing memory support group is a weekly group serving those recently diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease...

Bilingual Storytime

Join us for songs, stories and play. Bilingual books are read in English and Portuguese. Offered in collaboration with the MV Family Center. Best for...

Wednesday Storytime

Featuring books, puppets, parachutes, movements and more.

Wellness Wednesday

Our Veterans Outreach Program has partnered with Amid the Waters Chiropractic and Eclipse Massage to offer Island Veterans free services on Wednesday...

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...

Intro to Forging: Cuff Bracelet

Want to learn how to make your own forged cuff bracelet? In this 3 hour workshop by Cecilia Minnehan, from Cecilia Designs, you will learn how to...

Open Pottery Studio

Supervised by Nancy Blank and Sabrina Kuchta. For adults and children. This is a non-instructional time for those familiar with ceramics to work on their...

Acupuncture Clinic for PTSD or Trauma

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

Anchors Book Group

Led by Jill Jupen. The book is The Waterfall by Margaret Drabble.

Art Explorers

Children (ages 6 to 12) will be introduced to functional design, aesthetics and creative problem solving using form, shape and space as their guides. Each...

Learning Lab

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

Drop-In After School Crafts

We'll feature a new project every week -- just drop in. For ages 8 and up.

Winter Mobile Market

The winter Mobile Market will be set up inside with a variety of fresh vegetables and eggs. All are welcome. SNAP/HIP, cash and card accepted.

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...

Library Book Group

Jia Tolento's book, Trick Mirror. All are welcome to join the conversation. Bookmarks with selections and dates are available at the circulation desk....

Boys Varsity Hockey

Watch the MVRHS boys varsity hockey team take on Dennis-Yarmouth High School.

Transgender & Gender Non-Binary Support Group

MV Community Services Island Counseling Center offers a support group for adults ages 18 and above who identify as transgender, gender non-binary or any...

YA Game Night

Here's the night for your teen to get all the gaming fun without the digital daze that comes with video games. We'll have classics as well as some great new...

Community Suppers

Come by for a hot meal and companionship this winter. VTA buses 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 stop within one block of the church. Bring a friend or family in need. All are...

Italian Feast Fundraiser

Enjoy a 4-course Italian dinner and raise funds for the Martha's Vineyard Public Charter School's 8th grade trip to Italy.

Hand Building

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

Kitchen Takeover

With Hal Ryerson and Everett Whiting.

MV Modern Quilt Guild

Open studio quilting. All levels of quilters are welcome.

Family Center Yoga

Free for adult family members of children 0 to 8 years of age. Yoga lead by instructor Sherry Sidoti. All levels welcome. No experience necessary.

Fat-Free Film Festival

Feeling a bit over-indulged after the holidays? Here's the skinny: come enjoy the library's series of food-themed movies and you won't gain an ounce. Call...

Houses of Grace Island Winter Shelter

If you are homeless or just out of heating fuel and need a warm place to stay overnight or if you know of someone who is, spread the word. Island churches...

Jenny's Drama Salon

Third Annual Theater Trivia Night. Come test your theater savvy. Hosted by Jenny Allen. Prizes, booby prizes, coffee and tea and delicious homemade treats.

Live Music: Johnny Hoy and the Bluefish

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

Thursday, January 30

Farm Tots

Farm-based playgroup for your little one. Playgroup 3 days a week for ages 2.5 to 5. Your little farmer will spend their mornings primarily outside, helping...

Kaiut Yoga

Kaiut Yoga, a biomechanical yoga practice, where we educate our students to take the reins of their own therapeutic process in their path towards health....

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.

Classical Music is for You

Weekly class organized by David Rhoderick. This is a beginner series devoted to the appreciation of classical music — no previous knowledge required, just a...

Community Dance Class

Jesse Keller Jason, The Yard's Director of Island Programs and Education, makes every(body) feel comfortable in this free adult dance class. Beginners...

Discovery Days

Join the Kristen from the Family Center for Hands on activities.

Book Babies

A storytime for babies who haven't mastered walking yet. Songs, rhymes and an opportunity for baby to socialize.

Dine to Donate

20% of pre-taxed food sales will be donated to Felix Neck if you present your handy-dandy coupon. Order up that extra app knowing its helping a good cause....

Open Painting Studio

This non-instructional time is for those who wish to paint amongst a group - to network and share ideas and techniques. Bring your own supplies, we provide...

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...

Duplicate Bridge

Sanctioned duplicate bridge. Bring a partner and arrive in time to sign in and get a snack. Maximum eleven tables.

Piano Parlor

Piano players can sign up to serenade the library for up to 30 minutes each. Stop in to play a few pieces or simply enjoy the performances by our talented...

Adrenaline Music Project

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

Learning Lab

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

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...

Kids Crafts

Best for ages 4 and above. Check website, social media, and/or call the library for crafts.

Storytime

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

Try Your Hand at Sign Language

No experience necessary. Weekly sign language lessons repeat and air 3 times each on MVTV Channel 13 on MV Signs Then & Now: Saturdays 9:00am, Tuesdays...

Winter Mobile Market

The winter Mobile Market will be set up inside with a variety of fresh vegetables and eggs. All are welcome. SNAP/HIP, cash and card accepted.

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...

Radio Games

Join Laurel Redington for this after school program for kids ages 8 and up with games designed to bring out your unique voice and help you communicate...

Girls Varsity Basketball

Watch the MVRHS girls varsity basketball team take on Cape Cod Academy.

Table Tennis