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Events - Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Outdoors at the Tisbury Amphitheater: Julius Caesar

Tisbury Amphitheater, Wed 07/12/2017 - Sat 08/12/2017, 5:00 pm

A cast of all women performs one of Shakespeare's greatest tragedies exploring and illuminating this timely story of honor, patriotism and friendship in a fresh and exciting outdoor production. Directed by...

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Eisenhauer Gallery Summer Exhibits

Eisenhauer Gallery, Thu 07/27/2017 - Wed 08/09/2017, All Day

Eisenhauer Gallery has announced its schedule of summer shows.  Admission to the gallery is free. Openings are from 6-8 pm. Thursday, July 27: Gallery Stroll Upcoming Shows:   Thursday, August...

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Who You See Here

Martha's Vineyard Playhouse, Fri 08/04/2017 - Sat 09/02/2017, 7:30 pm

World Premiere: Who You See Here; a new comedy By Matt Hoverman. Opening night Thursday, August 10 Directed by Jeanie Hackett An uptight therapist and her recovering alcoholic husband find...

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Martha’s Vineyard African American Film Festival

Performing Arts Center, Mon 08/07/2017 - Sat 08/12/2017, All Day

The 15th Run & Shoot Filmworks Martha’s Vineyard African American Film Festival comes to the Island on August 8-12, 2017. MVAAFF is now entering its 15th year on Martha’s Vineyard....

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Adventures in Art: Summer Art Camp

Featherstone Center for the Arts, Mon 08/07/2017 - Fri 08/11/2017, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Adventures in Art: Summer Art Camp for Ages 9-11 With Meghan Getsinger For Ages 9-11   For the weeks of: Special Three Day Camp July 5, 6 & 7 ($210) June...

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Ceramics Art Camp

Featherstone Center for the Arts, Mon 08/07/2017 - Fri 08/11/2017, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Ceramics Art Camp with Sabrina Kuchta for Ages 12 and older   For the weeks of: June 19, June 26, July 17, July 24, July 31, August 7   Monday through Friday 9AM...

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Explore, Discover & Create Summer Art Camp

Featherstone Center for the Arts, Mon 08/07/2017 - Fri 08/11/2017, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Explore, Discover & Create Summer Art Camp With Coral Shockey For Ages 6-8   For the weeks of: Special Three Day Camp July 5, 6 & 7 ($210) June 19, June...

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Kids Kayak Adventures

Island Spirit Kayak, Mon 08/07/2017 - Fri 08/11/2017, 9:00 am - 11:30 am

Kids Kayak Adventures is a 4-day program Monday through Thursday 9am-11: 30am. Friday is an alternate day in case there are any weather related cancellations. Island Spirit Kayak Adventures are...

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Magic Garden Summer Camp “Opening Doors, Opening Minds”

Featherstone Center for the Arts, Mon 08/07/2017 - Fri 08/11/2017, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Magic Garden Summer Camp “Opening Doors, Opening Minds” For Ages 3-5 For the weeks of: Special Three Day Camp July 5, 6 & 7 ($210) June 19, June 26, July 10, July...

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Robotics Camp

West Tisbury School, Mon 08/07/2017 - Fri 08/11/2017, 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Build your own robot, and program it to respond to inputs from sensors and remote control. Learn about electronics, robotics, and fundamentals of computer science using Arduino, Scratch and C...

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Kids Kayak Adventures

Island Spirit Kayak, Tue 08/08/2017 - Sat 08/12/2017, 9:00 am - 11:30 am

Kids Kayak Adventures is a 4-day program Monday through Thursday 9am-11: 30am. Friday is an alternate day in case there are any weather related cancellations. Island Spirit Kayak Adventures are...

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5th Annual Golf Getaway & Awards Dinner

Lola's Restaurant, Wed 08/09/2017 - Thu 08/10/2017, All Day

Join us for the 5th cocktail mixer and reception and for the annual golf tournament and awards dinner. These great events will give you and opportunity to experience superb local...

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Camp Terra Mare

YMCA of MV, Wed 08/09/2017, All Day

Camp Terra Mare provides a fun, safe experience for kids to learn new skills, build self-confidence and make lasting friendships, Each week features a special theme: $250: Member; $300: Non-member...

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Cape Pogue Lighthouse Tour

Cape Pogue Wildlige Refuge, Wed 08/09/2017, All Day

Sit back and enjoy an over-sand vehicle tour to the remote Cape Pogue Lighthouse. Climb the spiral staircase of the century-old wooden lighthouse and discover intriguing stories of the light...

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Farm Tour

Native Earth Teaching Farm, Wed 08/09/2017, All Day

Animal visits, fiber arts, rural skills - all ages enjoy exploring this historic family farm in Chilmark. Self guided tour, educational farm stand, wool and naturally dyed yarns, and rare...

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Kayak & Stand Up Paddle Board (Sup) Quests

Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary, Wed 08/09/2017, All Day

Enjoy Sengekontacket Pond on this self-guided tour. Rhyming “quest” clues (think: treasure hunt!) will help you uncover the story of the pond’s people, places, and wildlife. Single and double kayaks...

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Paddleboard Fitness

Island Spirit Kayak, Wed 08/09/2017, 6:00 am - 7:00 am

1 Hour Paddleboard Fitness class with Island Spirit Kayak owner Chick! Class is for all levels and is based on fun with some fitness thrown in there. Can't wait to...

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Vinyasa Yoga at the Tabernacle

Tabernacle Tent, Wed 08/09/2017, 8:00 am - 9:15 am

Join us for Vinyasa Yoga, under the oak trees or in the tent by the Tabernacle. Vinyasa is a specific sequence of breath synchronized movements used to transition between sustained...

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Acrylic Painting or Watercolor Painting with John Holladay

The Pebble at Featherstone, Wed 08/09/2017, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

We have everyone from beginners to professionals in these classes. Come with a drawing or photograph that you would like to paint. Don't be scared, join us as we perfect...

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Chilmark Flea Market

Pasture at 142 North Road , Wed 08/09/2017, 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

 The oldest outdoor venue on the island, the weekly “Flea” has evolved into a market like no other. High quality hand made items from Vineyard artists and craftsmen, antiques, imports,...

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Exploring Printmaking with Allison Doherty

Printmaking Studio at Featherstone, Wed 08/09/2017, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

These one day classes will introduce new practices to those who want to try something new, or can be taken to reinvigorate a previously learned skill that may have gotten...

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Kids Kayak Adventures

Island Spirit Kayak, Wed 08/09/2017 - Sun 08/13/2017, 9:00 am - 11:30 am

Kids Kayak Adventures is a 4-day program Monday through Thursday 9am-11: 30am. Friday is an alternate day in case there are any weather related cancellations. Island Spirit Kayak Adventures are...

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Tours of the African American Heritage Trail

meeting place Oak Bluffs SSA office, Wed 08/09/2017, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

The African American Heritage Trail has 27 sites dedicated to the contributions of people of color to the history of the Island. The Trail was created by our organization and...

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West Tisbury Farmers' Market

Grange Hall, Wed 08/09/2017, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Outdoor farmers market features locally grown produce and meat and locally made products. The market is dedicated to bringing local agricultural products to the people both living on and visiting...

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Memory Support Group with Nancy Langman and Victoria Haeselbarth

Featherstone Center for the Arts, Wed 08/09/2017, 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

The ongoing memory support group is a weekly group serving those recently diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease and wishing to find a supportive environment to talk about it and get support and...

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Gingerbread Cottage Tour

Tabernacle & Grounds, Wed 08/09/2017, 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

A summer highlight: Today is the only opportunity in 2017 to view the interior of several of these privately-owned cottages! Tickets sold online, in the Museum Shop, and on the...

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Seashore Discovery

Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary, Wed 08/09/2017, 10:00 am - 11:30 am

 Meet amazing creatures of the sea! Take a short walk through the forest to a protected beach where you will explore shallow waters with dip nets and use a large...

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Crafty Storytime

Oak Bluffs Public Library, Wed 08/09/2017, 10:30 am - 11:15 am

Ages 3+. Songs, stories, and a craft to celebrate the theme of the day.

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Oak Bluffs Land & Wharf Co. Island Tours

Dockside Inn, Wed 08/09/2017, 10:30 am - 1:30 pm

Join us for a 2.5 hour narrated tour of all six towns, including a mid-tour comfort stop at the beautiful and famous Gay Head cliffs and lighthouse. Along the way...

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Putting it Together

The Gallery at Featherstone, Wed 08/09/2017, 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Visit us at the Gallery for our new show "Putting It Together."

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Union Chapel Free Concert Series

Union Chapel, Wed 08/09/2017, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Join Union Chapel for Noon Concerts in the Chapel every Wednesday afternoon. Free and open to all ages. Come & enjoy! Full Schedule July 5 Vineyard Sound July 12 Martha’s...

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Find Out About Boarding Schools-21st Century Learning & Innovation

Edgartown Public Library, Wed 08/09/2017, 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Are you curious? Do you have questions? Are you enrolling this fall? Our 2nd annual panel of administrators from Tabor Academy, The Fessenden School & RIISE, educators, parents, and students...

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Kids Mixed Media Arts Drop in Classes for ages 7 - Teens with Lauren Savoia 

Featherstone Center for the Arts, Wed 08/09/2017, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Registration recommended, space is limited... Themes: Mondays: 2-Dimensional Arts (Painting / Collage / Drawing) Tuesdays: Printmaking, Mixed Media Wednesdays: Jewelry Thursdays: 3-Dimensional Arts (Pop-ups / Mobiles / Sculptures)  

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Open Pottery Studio (Children w/Experienced Adult Supervision Welcome )

Featherstone Center for the Arts, Wed 08/09/2017, 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

This is a non-instructional time for those familiar with ceramics to work on their own in the Pottery Studio. Fee: $7.50 per hour, $25 per bag of clay, $ Glazing &...

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Teen Construction Challenge

Oak Bluffs Public Library, Wed 08/09/2017, 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Each week, teens will be given all of the materials needed to build a construction challenge. Invent by yourself or with a friend!

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Kaitlin Solimine Author Talk: Empire of Glass

Oak Bluffs Public Library, Wed 08/09/2017, 4:00 pm - 4:45 pm

In the mid-1990s, an American teenager, named Lao K, stands on Coal Hill in Beijing, a loop of rope in her hand. Will she assist her Chinese homestay mother, Li-Ming,...

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Kaitlin Solimine Author Talk: Empire of Glass

Oak Bluffs Public Library, Wed 08/09/2017, 4:00 pm - 4:45 pm

In the mid-1990s, an American teenager, named Lao K, stands on Coal Hill in Beijing, a loop of rope in her hand. Will she assist her Chinese homestay mother, Li-Ming,...

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No Fear Beginner's iPad Class with Karen Huff

Featherstone Center for the Arts, Wed 08/09/2017, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Did you receive an iPad as a gift, or got one because everyone says it's the best way to keep in touch? Then your 10 year old grandchild who set...

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Sign Language Storytime on the Porch

West Tisbury Library, Wed 08/09/2017, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Led by Meghan Fister. Meghan will tell stories while incorporating signs. All ages welcome!

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Space Art Painting Workshop for Kids & Teens

West Tisbury Library, Wed 08/09/2017, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Led by Valentine Estabrook for kids & teens ages 10 to 17. Learn techniques for painting galaxies, stars and black holes. Participants will create a space-themed acrylic painting to take...

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All Things Mac with Karen Huff

Featherstone Center for the Arts, Wed 08/09/2017, 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Do you have a small or large question about your Apple device... be it iPhone, iPad, iPod, or Mac laptop? Bring in your stuff and ask questions about syncing devices...

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Sunset Kayak Tours

Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary, Wed 08/09/2017, All Day

Enjoy a breathtaking sunset tour of Sengekontacket Pond. Relax, unwind, and appreciate the painted sky while paddling the waters. As the sun sets, see the natural world come to tranquil...

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Tisbury School Building Project: Open House

Tisbury School, Wed 08/09/2017, 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

The Tisbury School Building Committee is hosting an Open House with self-guided tours of the Tisbury School followed by a short presentation about the ongoing school improvement project. We encourage...

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Cinema Circus

Chilmark Community Center, Wed 08/09/2017, 5:30 pm

Join us for fun filmmaking activities, family-friendly food, face painting, costumes, and a circus show under the big top. Then parade into the theater where the Ringmaster will guide children...

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Goat Yoga at Native Earth Teaching Farm

Native Earth Teaching Farm, Wed 08/09/2017, 5:30 pm - 6:45 pm

Goat Yoga at Native Earth Teaching Farm. $25 must be 13 years or older registration required by email to [email protected] Wednesdays 5:30-6:45pm  

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Protecting Rare Trees: The Paperbark Maple

Polly Hill Arboretum, Wed 08/09/2017, 5:30 pm - 6:45 pm

A beloved and well-known garden plant, paperbark maple (Acer griseum) is endangered in its native habitat in China. Kris Bachtell, vice president of collections and facilities at the Morton Arboretum...

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Intergenerational Hip-Hop Round Table with Raphael Xavier & Sokeo Ros

Edgartown Library, Wed 08/09/2017, 6:00 pm

Raphael Xavier and Sokeo Ros will discuss the culture of hip-hop and how break dance changes over time with the maturing body.  

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Sunset Kayak Tour

Lake Tashmoo, Wed 08/09/2017, 6:00 pm - 8:45 pm

Why just watch the sunset? Let experience it, together. These romantic and fabulous tours depart an hour before sunset. Suitable for individuals, couples or families. We paddle out in the...

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The Yard’s Quality Time! Family Series Presents Sokeo Ros

The Yard, Wed 08/09/2017, 6:00 pm

The Yard’s Quality Time! Family Series presents Sokeo Ros bringing hip-hop dance performance to Vineyard youth followed by a family dance party with the company! Intergenerational Hip-Hop Round Table with Sokeo Ros...

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PathwayArts-Featherstone-Noepe Center Summer Festival of Poetry

The Outdoor Stage at Featherstone, Wed 08/09/2017, 7:00 pm

Please join us for an exciting evening of poetry and jazz with Robert Pinsky and Stan Strickland! The event is held at the Outdoor Stage at Featherstone. Bring your own lawn...

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Community Sing at the Tabernacle

At the Tabernacle, Wed 08/09/2017, 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Community Sings, a favorite activity for almost 150 years, are FUN for the entire family! Included in the program are hymns, folk songs, camp songs, rounds, spirituals, and patriotic gems....

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Glow Board Paddleboard Tour - LED SUP Adventure

Island Spirit Kayak, Wed 08/09/2017, 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Ridiculously fun and unlike anything you've ever paddled! High intensity LED lights illuminate the water under your board, making you look like a floating UFO, while giving you a front...

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The MVFF Presents: Whose Streets?

The Chilmark Community Center, Wed 08/09/2017, 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Join us for a screening of Whose Streets? at the Chilmark Community Center! Discussion to follow with the co-founder of Black Lives Matter, Patrisse Cullors. This powerful “people’s documentary” follows...

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Vineyard Ghosts Walking Tours

Park ajacent to Edgartown Books, Wed 08/09/2017, 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Lantern led treks through the streets of the old whaling village. Ghost stories galore, and fun for the whole family. Tour schedule is weather permitting and subject to change. Please...

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