The regional high school is hosting an Italian dinner on Monday, March 10, from 6 to 9 pm, to raise travel funds for the staff of the school store. The student staff intends to participate in Disney's Youth Education Series in Orlando, Fla., in April, where they will attend workshops on career building and leadership. Tickets for the Italian Dinner Night are $10 by advance reservation (508-693-1033, ext 223), or $12 at the door. And just to make it more irresistible, to-go orders will be taken.
Count the ways
Where marine life is concerned there's something about the number five that raises some questions and answers others. On Tuesday, March 4, Dr. Frederic Hotchkiss, director of the Marine and Paleobiological Institute, will present "Starfish and the Number Five," explaining facts and ideas concerning the five rays of starfish and their relatives. He will present the mysteries of the five-part symmetry in flowers and echinoderms on Tuesday, March 4 at 7 pm as part of the Vineyard Haven Library Evening Lecture Series. The series is free. Contact Betty Burton, 508-696-4211, ext. 16
The Friends of the Tisbury Council on Aging's Spring Bazaar will be held on Saturday, March 15 and Sunday, March 16. Table space is available for artisans, craftspeople, and all others with something to sell that is priced at or under $15. For more information or to reserve your space, call 508-693-5661.