Noteworthy events on Martha’s Vineyard


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Plan ahead for the M.V. Book Festival

The bi-annual Martha’s Vineyard Book Festival, on an “on” year this year, is scheduled for Saturday and Sunday, August 3 and 4. More than 30 authors will read and speak about their books, participate in panel discussions, and sign their books.

This year, Saturday’s events will all occur at the Harbor View Hotel in Edgartown. On Sunday, the festival returns to its original home of the Chilmark Community Center, from 11 am to 5 pm. All events are free. For more information, visit

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Chilmark Library parties for Jane Slater

This Tuesday, June 11, the Chilmark Library will honor Jane Slater and her 16 years of service as a Library Trustee with an afternoon tea celebration from 4 to 5 pm at the library. For more information, call the library at 508-645-3360.