Wednesday, August 5, 2020

Community Notes

MV community notes

West Tisbury’s new library grand opening March 22 Nelia Decker and Beth Kramer, brimming with excitement, have issued an invitation. “It may be hard to believe but the new library is almost finished. You are warmly...

Martha’s Vineyard community notes

Oak Bluffs, Edgartown police will host police academy The Edgartown and Oak Bluffs Police Departments will sponsor a Citizens Police Academy. “The objective of this program is to allow citizens to learn about and observe...

Jim Lambert Memorial Scholarship winners announced

The Martha’s Vineyard Chamber of Commerce announced the winners of the 2014 Jim Lambert Scholarship. The three Island students who will receive scholarships in the amount of $1,000 are: Korrine Altieri of      Edgartown,...

Museum with a view

The Martha’s Vineyard Museum announced it has placed a live streaming webcam on the second floor of its soon to be new home, the former Marine Hospital/St. Pierre School overlooking Lagoon Pond, Hines Point,...

Toastmasters receives charter

Martha’s Vineyard Toastmasters announced it will receive its official club charter membership at 7 pm, Wednesday, February 19. A Toastmasters meeting is a learn-by-doing workshop in which participants hone their speaking and leadership skills in...

Small grants available

The Peter and Elizabeth C. Tower Foundation is now accepting inquiries for its 2014 Small Grants Program which allows the Foundation to respond to the short-term organizational needs of nonprofits, according to a press...

Scholarships for environmental studies available

The Friends of Chatham Waterways is now accepting scholarship applications from students majoring in Environmental Studies, Environmental Management or a related subject. Applicants should be entering graduate school or their junior or senior year...

Lighthouse Poetry Project launched

Lighthouse Poetry Project launched The Save the Gay Head Light committee has launched The Lighthouse Poetry Project, an effort to inform students about the need to prevent the Light from toppling into the sea, and...