Visiting bookworm tackles the big topics in teen lit

  Bookseller and educator Sara Hines of Falmouth will offer two talks at the West Tisbury library this month, focusing on her area of expertise,...

We asked artists: Where do you find inspiration?

This week, The MV Times Calendar section continues prying into the lives of local artists and writers. Some are loving the solitude of the...

Islanders Read the Classics kicks off Thursday

The Vineyard Haven library will host the first “Islanders Read the Classics” on Thursday, March 3, at 7 pm at the the Katharine Cornell...

‘The 40 Day Prayer Challenge’ explores partnered prayer

It’s a well-known homily that “the family that prays together stays together.” Husband-and-wife team SQuire Rushnell and Louise DuArt would like to extend the...

Daylong workshop encourages participants to ‘think like a writer’

There are plenty of workshops that deal with the process of writing. Fewer explore the writer's relationship to the craft. In an upcoming all-day...

Islanders Read the Classics: Two veteran racial explorers join forces

Starting Thursday, March 3, one of the many literary experts on the Island will speak each month about a classic work of their choosing...

The appeal of book clubs on Martha’s Vineyard

Just as culture mavens predicted the death of big-screen movies when little-screen televisions rolled into every home in America, techies assumed that the advent...

Book discussion to focus on Emily Dickinson

This Sunday, Feb. 21, at 4 pm at Bunch of Grapes, book lovers can meet the great 19th century poet Emily Dickinson up close...

Marine Biological Laboratory celebrates Black History Month

Looking for a quick winter break from the Island? The Marine Biological Laboratory (MBL) in Woods Hole will be hosting events throughout February to...

Looking for love? Bring a book to the OB library

Visitors to the Oak Bluffs library this weekend can find common ground with potential matches over literature at a book-oriented speed dating event. Each...