Noteworthy events on Martha's Vineyard
ITW auditions continue
This Thursday from 6 to 9 pm is the last call for those interested in auditioning for the adult supporting cast for Island Theatre Workshop's "The Wizard of Oz" production, to be performed this summer. Auditions are held at ITW, located at 12 Music St. in West Tisbury. For more information, call 508-737-8550.
Plan ahead for the M.V. Book Festival
The bi-annual Martha's Vineyard Book Festival, on an "on" year this year, is scheduled for Saturday and Sunday, August 3 and 4. More than 30 authors will read and speak about their books, participate in panel discussions, and sign their books.
This year, Saturday's events will all occur at the Harbor View Hotel in Edgartown. On Sunday, the festival returns to its original home of the Chilmark Community Center, from 11 am to 5 pm. All events are free. For more information, visit mvbookfestival.com.
Dine for Rising Tide
Rising Tide Therapeutic Equestrian Center will benefit from pizza sales on June 11 at Flatbread Company, near the airport. From 5:30 to 9:30 pm, enjoy dinner, meet some of the Rising Tide students and staff, and enter to win an iPad. For more information, visit firstname.lastname@example.org. To order take-out, call 508-693-1137.
Chilmark Library parties for Jane Slater
This Tuesday, June 11, the Chilmark Library will honor Jane Slater and her 16 years of service as a Library Trustee with an afternoon tea celebration from 4 to 5 pm at the library. For more information, call the library at 508-645-3360.