Saturday, April 10, 2021

Community Notes

Author talk with Jennifer Smith Turner

The Chilmark library hosts an author talk with Jennifer Smith Turner and her novel, “Child Bride,” on Saturday, Feb. 13, at 4 pm. The book highlights the segregated South of the mid-1900s, where 14-year-old...

Great discussions at the library

In its 50th year, Great Decisions is a program sponsored by the Foreign Policy Association for people interested in global affairs. The Vineyard Haven library's Great Decisions group will meet on Zoom for eight...

Matt Smith joins MVYRadio as new host of Local Music Cafe

MVYRadio recently announced in a press release that Matt Smith will join the station as the new host for their long-running program, the Local Music Café. The Local Music Café airs every Tuesday at...

Honoring our water

Join members of the Martha’s Vineyard community in honoring precious water resources on Saturday, Feb. 6, from 1 to 2 pm via Zoom or Facebook Livestream. Hear perspectives from local community members about our...

Writing for young people

Join the free Writing for Young People Group at the Chilmark library on Saturday, Feb. 6, at 6 pm. Are you working on a picture book, Middle-Grade, Young Adult story, or nonfiction for young people?...

‘Empowering Well-Being’ class online at the West Tisbury library

The West Tisbury library invites everyone to join Shanta Gabriel’s “Empowering Well-Being” class on Zoom. Classes meet on Thursdays in February from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm. Attend one, some, or all four sessions. Gabriel...

Island nonprofits offer free screening of ‘The Social Dilemma’

M.V. Community Services’ Island Wide Youth Collaborative (IWYC), in partnership with NAMI M.V. and the M.V. Youth Task Force sponsors a free at-home virtual screening of the Netflix documentary-drama “The Social Dilemma” on Friday,...

Papermaking at the Chilmark library

On Saturday, Feb. 6, at 4 pm the Chilmark library presents Papermaking with May Babcock:  History and Science of Papermaking, with a Demonstration of Embedding Seaweed in Paper. One of the Chilmark library’s “The Book”...

Cooking with Chef Kevin Crowell

Hungry for a new recipe? Beginning Wednesday, Feb. 10, at 5:30 pm, the West Tisbury library presents “Cooking Local with Kevin Crowell,” a weekly Zoom cooking series for teens and adults with Chef Kevin...

Burns Night Supper with the Scottish Society

The Scottish Society of Martha's Vineyard is going virtual for its 34th annual Burns Night supper. Celebrating the 262nd anniversary of Scottish poet Robert Burns' birth, this year's celebratory supper will take place online on...

Vineyard bingo from the Chilmark library

Join the fun at the Chilmark library’s monthly Zoom Vineyard Bingo Night on Saturday, Jan. 23, at 7 pm, and play to win a gift certificate to Bunch of Grapes Bookstore. Land on a...

Online Death Café at the West Tisbury library

On Sunday, Jan. 31, at 4 pm, the West Tisbury library presents a virtual Death Café via Zoom. This event will be hosted by Heather Massey, facilitator and co-founder of Massachusetts' first Death Cafe. According...

Great Decisions at the Vineyard Haven library

Now in its 67th year, Great Decisions is a discussion program sponsored by the Foreign Policy Association for people interested in global affairs and policy. The Vineyard Haven Public Library's 2021 Great Decisions discussion...

Rockland Trust launches annual college scholarship program

Rockland Trust recently announced the launch of its 2021 scholarship program for high school students entering their freshman year of college in the fall of 2021. Rockland Trust, according to a press release, will...

Coming up at the West Tisbury library

On Thursday, Jan. 14, at 5:30 pm, join Hallie Brevetti for Broadway Dance Through the Ages, an online dance class through the West Tisbury library. This is a beginner dance class that includes a...

Enjoy magazines online with the Vineyard Haven library

The Vineyard Haven library's collection of digital magazines has been expanded. Some of the most expensive magazine subscriptions, such as the New York Review of Books, the Economist and The New Yorker, are now...

Tea talk and tasting

The Chilmark library offers a Tea Talk and Tasting with Max Falkowitz, tea consultant and food writer, on Saturday, Jan. 30, at 4 pm. According to a press release from the library, tea is...

West Tisbury and Edgartown libraries earn Star ratings

The West Tisbury library received a five-star rating and the Edgartown library received three stars in a national ranking of Library Journal's annual review of public libraries, according to a press release from the...

Borrow a Chromebook from the Vineyard Haven library

The Vineyard Haven library is now loaning out Chromebooks to patrons for one-week periods. These are web-based laptops that enable users to create documents using your own Google Suite/Gmail account. Users can also browse...

MV Seacoast Properties listed in Who’s Who

Who’s Who in Luxury Real Estate recently announced MV Seacoast Properties as the newest addition to its network of top luxury real estate professionals from around the world. MV Seacoast Properties has operated on Martha’s...
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