Island Grown Schools hosts experts at Seed Summit

Island Grown Schools (IGS) will host leaders in the field of seed conservation, and interested community members, for a potluck and “Seed School” starting Sunday. With interest in local food production increasing every year along with accelerated concerns about genetically modified foods and threats to our food supply due to droughts and other adverse conditions, […]

Pathways honors the ocean at IMAGINE ARTS festival

For the culmination of their winter-long programming, the month of April at Pathways at the Chilmark Tavern is devoted to the second annual IMAGINE ARTS Festival. According to press materials, “Pathways 2014 IMAGINE ARTS Festival is a month long celebration of imagination, wit and visionary creativity throughout our community.” Many of the events this year […]

Whatever the Outcome #3: A good time for a worthy cause

This past Wednesday night, 12 Island artists and one photographer collaborated on a large-scale interactive project that was the highlight of a fundraising dinner at State Road Restaurant in West Tisbury. The event was called Creative Artists Plates and appropriately, given that the benefactor of the event was Island Grown Initiative (IGI), the artists were […]

Let your creativity bloom at Featherstone’s Ladies Nights

It’s sort of like arts and crafts for adults. And you don’t need to bring any skills or even talent to the table. That’s the idea behind Featherstone’s most recent series of classes. Throughout the mean months of winter, the arts campus has been hosting something they call Ladies Night. On the first Monday of […]