Weekly Update – Town meetings, Jaws Fest and trivia, November 3


Visit the News page for more information on Edgartown town meeting and Oak Bluffs town meeting.

Also, find out more about Jaws Fest here.


Volunteer Build Days: 8:30 am–4:30 pm, 49 Bailey Park Rd., off Great Plains Rd., West Tisbury. Help build with Habitat for Humanity. Weekly through 2011. 508-696-4646; habitatmv.org.

Talk on the Feminist Press with Nancy Hoffman: 4 pm, West Tisbury Library, West Tisbury. About The Feminist Press, based in New York. 508-693-3366.

School Play: “Bluebeard: A Spooky Musical Tale” 7 pm, Edgartown School, Edgartown. 20 actors in grades 6-8. Collaboration by Donna Swift, Ross Mihalko, Brian Weiland. $8; $5 children. 508-939-9368.


Antiques and Flea Market: 9 am–2 pm, Chilmark Community Center, Chilmark. Attic treasures, books, furniture, collectibles, jewelry, more. Chowder, soup, sandwiches. 508-645-3414.

West Tisbury Winter Farmer’s Market: 10 am–1 pm, Ag Hall, West Tisbury. Bi-weekly markets feature local goods & produce. Lunch offered.

Barn Raiser’s Ball: 7:30–10 pm, Ag Hall, West Tisbury. 18th annual event. Music by Johnny Hoy and the Bluefish. Beverages provided. Bring dessert to share.


Beetlebung Farm Festival of Arts and Crafts: 6–9 pm, Chilmark Community Center, Chilmark. Short set of poetry with Emma Young, music by Jason Nichols & You Won’t; local food by Beetlebung Farm, coffee from Chilmark Coffee Company. Free. 781-775-3877.


Silent Film Series: 7 pm, West Tisbury Library, West Tisbury. 11/7: “Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans,” 11/14: “The Passion of Joan of Arc,” 11/21: “City Lights,” 11/28: “The Blue Angel.” Refreshments. Free. 508-693-3366.


Trivia Game: 6:30 pm, Sharky’s Cantina, Edgartown. Vineyard Conservation Society, Polly Hill Arboretum, M.V. Museum, The FARM Institute play How Green Is Your Vineyard. 774-836-4397.