Winter lobster rolls, a New Year’s concert, and Kwanzaa


Get your lobster rolls

The first chance of the year to get Grace Church’s famous lobster rolls is this Sunday, Jan. 6. From 12 noon to 2 pm, visit the Vineyard Haven church for a roll, chip, and beverage for $15. Add a slice of pie for $4. For more information or to place large orders in advance, call 508-693-0332.

Horwitz on the harp

The Vineyard Haven Library is celebrating the new year with a concert on January 6 featuring young musician Nathaniel Horwitz on the mini-grand concert harp. The program includes such compositions as “Hallelujah” by Leonard Cohen, “Ground in F” by Henry Purcell, and Nathaniel’s own piece, “Snow on a Summer Day.” The concert begins at 4 pm, and refreshments will be served. For more information, call 508-696-4211.

Celebrate Kwanzaa

The Martha’s Vineyard branch of the NAACP will celebrate Kwanzaa on January 5 at the First Baptist Church Parish Hall in Vineyard Haven. From 4 to 6 pm, celebrate Community Family with music, games, and other activities planned for all ages. Bring a potluck dish or a suggested donation of $5. RSVP: 508-627-8850 or 693-2797.