Going round again
The Flying Horses in Oak Bluffs began its 134th season over the weekend. At an Easter celebration on Sunday, the festivities included an appearance by the Easter Bunny, arcade games, and a very busy concession stand, while music played and riders of all ages reached out for the brass ring.
Woman of the year
Women Empowered Inc. announces their first Empowered Woman of the Year Award to be given to a woman whose attributes and activities positively affect the Martha's Vineyard community. Nomination forms, which are due by April 30, are available at Espresso Love, Kiddo's, Martha's Closet, Alley's, Secret Garden, Rainy Day, online at women-empowered.org, or by calling 508-696-8880. The recipient will be honored at a brunch on Saturday, May 30, at Mediterranean.
Be a leader
In its fifth year, Slow Food Martha's Vineyard continues its community activities promoting food that is produced and prepared locally. The organization seeks volunteers who would like to help with planning, promoting, and helping out at Slow Food events. For more information, attend the next Leaders Meeting on April 20 at 6:30 pm. For more information, call 508-687-9369.