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Martha’s Vineyard Investment Advisors hires Grant Joiner

Martha’s Vineyard Investment Advisors (MVIA) and Martha’s Vineyard Bank welcomes Grant Joiner, Senior Financial Advisor, to their team. A Certified Financial Planner,™ Joiner also holds his Series 7,9,10, and 66 Securities and Insurances licenses....

Happening at the Vineyard Haven library

Vineyard Haven library is now lending out WiFi hotspots to patrons for two-week loan periods. WiFi hotspots are portable devices that allow you to connect to the internet through your phone, laptop, or tablet....

ACE MV receives new grant awards

ACE MV, Adult and Continuing Education of Martha’s Vineyard, recently announced two new grant awards that will support educational programming. The Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) has awarded ACE MV $128,140 over two years...

Coming up at the West Tisbury library

Jason Mazar-Kelly continues teaching an all-levels virtual Kripalu Flow Yoga Class via Zoom on Friday, Dec. 4, at 8 am. Contact wt_mail@clamsnet.org to sign up. At 11:30 am, Kanta Lipsky will lead Balance Class...

Home-delivered holiday meal

If you are alone, or will be unable to go out, call your local Senior Center no later than Dec. 18 to order your holiday meal: Edgartown, 508-627-4368 Oak Bluffs, 508-693-4509 Tisbury, 508-696-4205 Up-Island, 508-693-2896 A volunteer will deliver...

Coming up at the West Tisbury library

The West Tisbury library hosts Judy Kranz’s weekly online Pilates Class on Saturday, Nov., 28 at 9:30 am. Her classes are also offered Tuesdays at 8:30 am. Email rrooney@clamsnet.org to sign up for one...

MVY’s Laurel Redington wins Broadcasters Association Awards

Laurel Redington has won three Massachusetts Broadcasters Association Awards for segments she produced in 2020, according to a press release from MVYRadio. All three segments originally aired on WMVY’s Sunday Morning public affairs show...

Calling all bird lovers

The Chilmark library offers a special event for bird lovers on Tuesday, Dec. 15, at 5 pm. The film “Birders: The Central Park Effect” will be screened, and Luanne Johnson, director and wildlife biologist...

Coming up at the West Tisbury library

Thursday, Nov. 19, drop by the Field Gallery anytime for a storywalk for kids and families. As you walk the gardens and grounds, you’ll read “Run, Turkey, Run” by Diane Mayr. While the grounds...

Thanksgiving meals for all

For those who aren’t able to spend the holidays with loved ones, what is supposed to be a magical day can quickly become lonely. This year in particular, due to the pandemic, many more...

NAMI MV receives donation

NAMI MV recently received a $5,650 donation from Michael Blanchard Inspirational Photography, Doug Abdelnour of Noman’s, and Christina Izzo of Slip 77. Michael selected NAMI MV as the recipient of the proceeds from his...

Coming up at the West Tisbury library

On Friday, Nov. 6, at 8 am, Jason Mazar-Kelly continues teaching an all-levels virtual Kripalu Flow Yoga Class via Zoom. Contact wt_mail@clamsnet.org to sign up. At 10:30 am, ballerina Miss Shannon will host another...

Vineyard Haven library announces free online tutoring service

Through a generous grant from the Martha’s Vineyard Bank Charitable Foundation, Martha’s Vineyard libraries have new tools to assist parents and students with the challenges of this unusual school year. The Martha’s Vineyard Library...

Nobnocket Inn receives Conde Nast award

For the second year running the Nobnocket Boutique Inn in Vineyard Haven, operated by owners Annabelle and Simon Hunton, has won a coveted Conde Nast Johansens Award for Excellence. The inn, according to a...

Libraries present U.N. World Food Program talk

The Cape and Islands libraries will hold a virtual conversation with the U.N. World Food Program USA. The pandemic is expected to increase the number of severely hungry and malnourished people around the world...

Coming up at the West Tisbury library

Jason Mazar-Kelly continues teaching an all-levels virtual Kripalu Flow Yoga Class via Zoom on Friday, Oct. 30, at 8 am. Contact wt_mail@clamsnet.org to sign up. At 10:30 am, ballerina Miss Shannon hosts another virtual...

Library hosts reusable bag sewing circle

One million plastic bags are being used every minute, and 10.46 million tons of fabric waste are created each year, according to a press release from the Chilmark library. On Tuesday, Nov. 3, at...

Red Stocking Fund is accepting applications

In order to ensure a safe and contactless sign-up process, this year’s applications for the Red Stocking Fund must be submitted online at theredstockingfund.org, through Nov. 20, 2020. For more information, or if you have...

Martha’s Vineyard Museum earns Preservation Massachusetts awards

The Martha’s Vineyard Museum (MVM) is the recipient of two awards from Preservation Massachusetts, the statewide nonprofit historic preservation organization dedicated to preserving the commonwealth’s historic and cultural heritage, according to a press release...

Outdoor tech time at the library

While the West Tisbury library building remains closed until further notice, computer access and technology assistance is now available to patrons outside the building. On Wednesdays in October from 1 to 3 pm, computers will...
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