Event Calendar for Oak Bluffs Public Library

June 16 - 22, 2019

Sunday, June 16

Martha's Vineyard Institute of Creative Writing: Summer Readings

The Oak Bluffs Library partners w/ the MV Institute of Creative Writing to bring you renowned visiting authors/poets giving evening readings.

Tuesday, June 18

OBPL Summer Reading Kick-Off

Kids and families stop by the library lawn for ice cream from Ben & Bill’s and sign up for summer reading.

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...

Martha's Vineyard Institute of Creative Writing: Summer Readings

The Oak Bluffs Library partners w/ the MV Institute of Creative Writing to bring you renowned visiting authors/poets giving evening readings.

Wednesday, June 19

Coffee Time

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

Galaxies Galore Storytime

Songs, stories, and a craft to celebrate all kinds of galaxies. Craft best for ages 3 and above.

Juneteenth Celebration

Various events throughout the day commemorating the end of slavery and celebrating African American freedom. This day is time for reflection and rejoicing....

Thursday, June 20

Oak Bluffs Writers Group

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

Book Babies

A lap-sit storytime for pre-walkers. Songs, a story, and playtime.

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...

Pen and Paper: Teen Writing Group

Young adults ages 12 to 18 can drop in on this writing group. Each week will feature a new writing exercise, discussion topic or opportunity to share some...

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...

Family Board Game Night

Bring your family to play board games from our brand new board game section. Games for all ages.

Art Party: Wine Cork Succulents

In this session of Learn with Us, we'll be decorating wine corks and turning them into magnetic planters for succulents. Registration required.

Friday, June 21

Tai Chi & Tea

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

Author Talk: Kate Hancock

Join Kate Hancock for a reading and discussion about her new picture book: Spotless. Light refreshments. Families welcome.

Friday Night Magic

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

Saturday, June 22

Tech Help Drop-In

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

Intermediate Knitting

Pre-requisite: participant must know how to knit and purl. Participants will learn how to increase, decrease, rib, cable stitch, knitting in the round....

Knitternoon

Get out and knit, in a social way. Grab your current knitting (or handicraft) project and come in to the library for a social crafternoon.