1920s party for Montessori, 25th annual ice skating show, and RISE showcase

From left: Skyla Harthcock, Megan Zellinger, Sally Caron, and Ciara Hoyt perform in Glee on Ice from 2012. — File photo by Meg Higgins

A Skate Down Memory Lane

The Martha’s Vineyard Figure Skating Club (MVFSC) is putting on its 25th Anniversary Ice Show this Saturday at 6 pm and Sunday at 1 pm, at the M.V. Arena. Dubbed “A Skate Down Memory Lane,” performers are from the Snowplow Sam, Tots, Learn to Skate and Bridge Skaters, Freestyle Skaters, MVFSC alumni, and returning guest skater Alex Aiken. Tickets are $10; $5 for seniors and children; $25 for families.

Pictured, from left: Skyla Harthcock, Megan Zellinger, Sally Caron, and Ciara Hoyt perform in 2012.


Members of the RISE Dance Company will perform their award-winning 2013 competition pieces this Sunday, April 7, at Dreamland in Oak Bluffs. Dancers age 8 to 16 will perform contemporary, jazz, musical theater, and acrobatic genres, starting at 5:30 pm. Tickets are $10; $5 for children 12 and under. For more information, call RISE at 508-693-2262.

Flapper fun for Vineyard Montessori

This Saturday, Dreamland will be transformed into a 1920s Speakeasy for a Vineyard Montessori School fundraiser. Enjoy signature cocktails, a photo booth, blackjack, roulette, a money wheel, and a silent auction at the 1920s-themed party. Doors open at 7 pm, and tickets are $15. Proceeds benefit the arts and scholarship programs.

Downstairs at the Chowder Company that evening, you can also dine-to-donate for the school. Reservations are encouraged, and you must tell your server you are there for the school. For more information, email pto@vineyardmontessori.com.