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Events - Saturday, August 12, 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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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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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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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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Eisenhauer Gallery Summer Exhibits

Eisenhauer Gallery, Thu 08/10/2017 - Wed 09/06/2017, All Day

Eisenhauer Gallery has announced its schedule of summer shows.  Admission to the gallery is free. Openings are from 6-8 pm. Thursday, August 10: “Flight of Fancy” Group Show featuring the...

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Kids Kayak Adventures

Island Spirit Kayak, Thu 08/10/2017 - Mon 08/14/2017, 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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Encaustics: Painting with Wax with Roberta Gross: Session II

Roberta Gross's Studio, Fri 08/11/2017 - Sat 08/12/2017, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Encaustic painting involves fusing layers of wax and wax-infused pigments by applying a heat source (e.g., heat gun; iron). We will learn how to make encaustic paint using medium and...

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Friday Ceramics with Sabrina Kuchta for ages 7 to teens

The New Pottery Studio at Featherstone, Fri 08/11/2017 - Sat 08/12/2017, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Registration recommended, space is limited...  Come play in clay! Please note: Wonderful objects will be created but they will need to be fired which takes an additional week.

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Camp Terra Mare

YMCA of MV, Sat 08/12/2017, 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, Sat 08/12/2017, 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, Sat 08/12/2017, 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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Paddleboard Yoga

Island Spirit Kayak, Sat 08/12/2017, 8:00 am - 9:30 am

SUP Yoga Clear your mind and breath in the ocean air. What is more relaxing than yoga on a SUP? We don't know. NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY for SUP or yoga!...

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Chilmark Flea Market

Pasture at 142 North Road , Sat 08/12/2017, 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, Sat 08/12/2017, 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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Saturday Art Adventures for Children

Featherstone Center for the Arts, Sat 08/12/2017, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Saturday Art Adventures with Kaija Nivala for children ages 3 to 6 Saturday, July 8 Ocean Exploration  Navigate the sea! The sea is a vital part of our island! Let's...

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Tours of the African American Heritage Trail

meeting place Oak Bluffs SSA office, Sat 08/12/2017, 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, Sat 08/12/2017, 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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Saturdays At Sengekontacket

Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary, Sat 08/12/2017, 9:30 am - 10:30 am

This one-hour program sponsored by Friends of Sengekontacket explores a different aspect of Sengekontacket Pond each week. From the birds above, to the creatures below the water’s surface, this program...

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Saturdays on Sengekontacket

Island Spirit Kayak, Sat 08/12/2017, 9:30 am - 10:30 am

This free one hour program sponsored by Friends of Sengekontacket and explores a different aspect of Sengekontacket Pond each week.  From the birds above, to the creatures below the water's...

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Building Bazaar

Oak Bluffs Public Library, Sat 08/12/2017, 10:00 am - 11:30 am

All ages. A party celebrating all things building!

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Encaustics: Painting with Wax with Roberta Gross

Aquinnah, Sat 08/12/2017, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Encaustic painting involves fusing layers of wax and wax-infused pigments by applying a heat source (e.g., heat gun; iron). We will learn how to make encaustic paint using medium and...

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Weekend Classes for Children ages 7 - Teens: Saturday Art  with Lauren Savoia 

Featherstone Center for the Arts, Sat 08/12/2017, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Registration recommended, space is limited... Saturday, June 24 Dreamcatchers Saturday, July 1 Art and Nature Saturday, July 8 Jewelry Saturday, July 15 Comic Book Design Saturday, July, 22 Puppet Making...

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Chilmark Road Race

Chilmark Community Center, Sat 08/12/2017, 10:30 am

Join in the iconic Chilmark Road Race! Course is 5 Kilometers (3.1 miles). The Start is 3.1 miles east of the Chilmark Town Hall on Middle Road. It's very hilly...

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Oak Bluffs Land & Wharf Co. Island Tours

Dockside Inn, Sat 08/12/2017, 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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Peach Festival

First Congregational Church of West Tisbury, Sat 08/12/2017, 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

August is peach season, so mark your calendar! The First Congregational Church of West Tisbury’s Seventh Annual Peach Festival is on Saturday, August  12th, 2017 from Noon to 4:00 PM....

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Putting it Together

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

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

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9 Grams: Staged Reading

Oak Bluffs Public Library, Sat 08/12/2017, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Written and performed by Maisha Yearwood, the play follows Hollywood screenwriter Ayeesha Freeman who is forced to endure solitary confinement in a Turkish prison because of how she looks and...

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Ice Cream Social & Music by the Vineyard Sound!

West Tisbury Library, Sat 08/12/2017, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Family fun with the Vineyard Sound! The library will host its annual ice cream social with music by the Vineyard Sound a capella group.

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Artist Reception and Music at Salt MV

SALT MV, Sat 08/12/2017, 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Artist Reception for~ John Zannini: Mixed Media Collages Jenifer Strachan: Pique Assiette Mosaics Charles Gillan: New Orleans Folk Art Jemima James: Americana Songs

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What's So Funny?: A Lighthearted Look at Why We Laugh

West Tisbury Library, Sat 08/12/2017, 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Author Jenny Allen will talk about what makes us laugh and why. She'll also read aloud from her new book, Would Everybody Please Stop? Bring your questions, comments, and any quotes from...

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Performance: Point of Interest

The Yard, Sat 08/12/2017, 6:30 pm

In Guggenheim Fellow Raphael Xavier´s newest group dance work, Point of Interest (begun in a Schonberg Fellow Choreographic Residency at The Yard in 2015), he tackles the artistic, humorous and...

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Film: How to Dance in Ohio

Grange Hall, Sat 08/12/2017, 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

This is a great family film that spotlights a group of young people on the autism spectrum who spend 12 weeks practicing their social skills in preparation for a spring...

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Hugh Price at Cousen Rose Gallery

Cousen Rose Gallery, Sat 08/12/2017, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Former President of the Urban League, Hugh B. Price, discusses and signs his new memoir, This African-American Life. One ancestor fought at Valley Forge.  When another of his ancestors escaped slavery, celebrated...

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Tabernacle Children's Players "Cinderella"

Tabernacle, Sat 08/12/2017, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Join the Tabernacle Children's Players this August for the theatrical adventures of Roger's and Hammerstein's "Cinderella" lead by the talented, Ginny Hetherington. This enchanting adaptation of the 1950's musical will...

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Built on Stilts

Union Chapel, Sat 08/12/2017, 8:00 pm

Festival shows are free, open to the public and appropriate for all ages. Audiences may come and go as they please. Doors open at 7:30pm followed by drumming, dancers warm-up...

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