Jul 13 all-day Nantucket Atheneum
Come stroll through our StoryWalk in the Atheneum Garden! This month’s book is Pie is for Sharing by Stephanie Parsley Ledyard and illustrated by Jason Chin. A picnic, a beach, a pie cut into pieces and shared … Continue reading "StoryWalk: Pie is for Sharing"
Jul 13 all-day Nantucket Atheneum
Come to the Atheneum lobby to pick up your Teen Take-and-Make kit! Make your own Plantable Paper with the supplies in the bag, and items easily found at home. Mix up some handmade paper with … Continue reading "Teen Take-and-Make Kits – Plantable Paper"
Jul 13 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Online
This online seminar is designed for you to further your knowledge in needlework from the safety of your own space.  Whether you want to begin a new project or complete an unfinished one this is … Continue reading "Online Needlepoint Seminar with Patsy Ernst"
Jul 13 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Stop by the Weezie porch and pick up a fun art project to make at home. Learn about Chromatography and the rate at which each color moves through paper. To extend the activity further call … Continue reading "STEM Grab & Go: Coffee Filter Art"
Jul 13 @ 11:00 am
Led by the 3-time runner-up in the Nantucket History Quiz Bowl, 1/2 mile, 80 min. Starts at 11am at Centre and Main in front of the brick bank building. Please arrive 10 min early No … Continue reading "Historic Downtown Walking Tour"
Jul 13 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm Online
Never be in the dark again! Using the same techniques as in a traditional panel lampshade, make a custom nightlight to light your way.  A selection of historic photos, documents, and illustrations from the NHA … Continue reading "Online! Mondays with Mary: Custom Nightlights with Mary Emery Lacoursiere"
Jul 13 @ 8:00 pm Meet the guide at Centre & Main streets 10 minutes early.
The most popular walking tour ever on Nantucket. A fascinating evening stroll to five of the island’s most haunted locations, led by the original guide. $20 for Adults; $15 for Seniors (65+) and Teens; $5 … Continue reading "Nantucket Ghost Walk – Town Route"
Jul 13 @ 9:45 pm – 10:45 pm online
A ‘Fun For All’ Dance Workshop!! Creative activities perfect for the young and young at heart, exploring themes from ballet history through movement, drawing, and storytelling. https://nantucketdancefest.org/fun-for-all
Jul 14 all-day Nantucket Atheneum
Come stroll through our StoryWalk in the Atheneum Garden! This month’s book is Pie is for Sharing by Stephanie Parsley Ledyard and illustrated by Jason Chin. A picnic, a beach, a pie cut into pieces and shared … Continue reading "StoryWalk: Pie is for Sharing"
Jul 14 all-day Nantucket Atheneum
Come to the Atheneum lobby to pick up your Teen Take-and-Make kit! Make your own Plantable Paper with the supplies in the bag, and items easily found at home. Mix up some handmade paper with … Continue reading "Teen Take-and-Make Kits – Plantable Paper"
Jul 14 @ 8:30 am
A 2 mile,45-50 minute  nonstop, morning exercise walk, with historic commentary past the most beautiful gardens and yards of Nantucket town.
Jul 14 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am Online
Stay healthy, safe AND learn the meditative art of calligraphy. Join us for a two-session live, interactive virtual course that you can take from the comfort of your home or join us at a safe … Continue reading "Online Modern Pointed Pen Calligraphy with Liz Roessler"
Jul 14 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Stop by the Weezie porch and pick up a fun art project to make at home. Learn about Chromatography and the rate at which each color moves through paper. To extend the activity further call … Continue reading "STEM Grab & Go: Coffee Filter Art"
Jul 14 @ 11:00 am
Led by the 3-time runner-up in the Nantucket History Quiz Bowl, 1/2 mile, 80 min. Starts at 11am at Centre and Main in front of the brick bank building. Please arrive 10 min early No … Continue reading "Historic Downtown Walking Tour"
Jul 14 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm Online, Zoom
Join David Serkin Ludwig, a composer and professor with the Curtis Institute of Music, for an hour long presentation that offers an overview on the fascinating and complex history of music and where the art … Continue reading "Online Curtis Institute Presentation: The History of Music – The Future Of Tradition in 60 Minutes"
Jul 14 @ 8:00 pm
The most popular walking tour ever on Nantucket. A fascinating evening stroll to five of the island’s most haunted locations, led by the original guide. $20 for Adults; $15 for Seniors (65+) and Teens; $5 … Continue reading "Nantucket Ghost Walk – Cemetery Route"
Jul 15 all-day Nantucket Atheneum
Come stroll through our StoryWalk in the Atheneum Garden! This month’s book is Pie is for Sharing by Stephanie Parsley Ledyard and illustrated by Jason Chin. A picnic, a beach, a pie cut into pieces and shared … Continue reading "StoryWalk: Pie is for Sharing"
Jul 15 all-day Nantucket Atheneum
Come to the Atheneum lobby to pick up your Teen Take-and-Make kit! Make your own Plantable Paper with the supplies in the bag, and items easily found at home. Mix up some handmade paper with … Continue reading "Teen Take-and-Make Kits – Plantable Paper"
Jul 15 @ 8:30 am
A 2 mile,45-50 minute  nonstop, morning exercise walk, with historic commentary past the most beautiful gardens and yards of Nantucket town.
Jul 15 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am Mitchell’s Book Corner
Book Signing at Mitchell’s Book Corner
Jul 15 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am Online
Stay healthy, safe AND learn the meditative art of calligraphy. Join us for a two-session live, interactive virtual course that you can take from the comfort of your home or join us at a safe … Continue reading "Online Modern Pointed Pen Calligraphy with Liz Roessler"
Jul 15 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
This week’s Art Grab & Go Bag is paper crowns! Color them in, cut them out, assemble & wear! Suggested for ages 7+. Younger crafters may need adult assistance. Extend the experience further and request … Continue reading "Art Grab & Go Bag: Paper Crowns"
Jul 15 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Stop by the Weezie porch and pick up a fun art project to make at home. Learn about Chromatography and the rate at which each color moves through paper. To extend the activity further call … Continue reading "STEM Grab & Go: Coffee Filter Art"
Jul 15 @ 11:00 am
Led by the 3-time runner-up in the Nantucket History Quiz Bowl, 1/2 mile, 80 min. Starts at 11am at Centre and Main in front of the brick bank building. Please arrive 10 min early No … Continue reading "Historic Downtown Walking Tour"
Jul 15 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm Mitchell’s Book Corner
Book Signing at Mitchell’s Book Corner
Jul 15 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Jul 15 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Online, Zoom
This lecture will be held virtually via Zoom, please RSVP to lexi@nha.org.  A link to the lecture will be shared with all RSVPs before it is held.  Sylvia Yount [pronounced “Yunt”] is the Lawrence A. Fleischman Curator in … Continue reading "Friends of the NHA Virtual Lecture with guest speaker, Sylvia Yount"
Jul 15 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Online, YouTube Live
Alison Fox is the executive director of the American Prairie Reserve, a Montana-based nonprofit that has put more then 419,000 acres of public and private land under conservancy since 2004. The reserve’s focus is to … Continue reading "Online: Alison Fox, American Prairie Reserve"
Jul 15 @ 8:00 pm
The most popular walking tour ever on Nantucket. A fascinating evening stroll to five of the island’s most haunted locations, led by the original guide. $20 for Adults; $15 for Seniors (65+) and Teens; $5 … Continue reading "Nantucket Ghost Walk – Cemetery Route"
Jul 15 @ 8:00 pm Online
Satellites and Science: Building, Launching, and Using the NuSTAR X-ray Observatory Do you know what it takes to build a space-based telescope? Dr. Nynka will share her behind-the-scenes experience as part of a team that … Continue reading "Virtual Science Speaker Series: Dr. Melania Nynka"
Jul 16 all-day Nantucket Atheneum
Come stroll through our StoryWalk in the Atheneum Garden! This month’s book is Pie is for Sharing by Stephanie Parsley Ledyard and illustrated by Jason Chin. A picnic, a beach, a pie cut into pieces and shared … Continue reading "StoryWalk: Pie is for Sharing"
Jul 16 @ 8:30 am
A 2 mile,45-50 minute  nonstop, morning exercise walk, with historic commentary past the most beautiful gardens and yards of Nantucket town.
Jul 16 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am Online
This online class  is an exclusive design for the NHA by Lucy Dillon and interpreted by Ms. Bouriez in Crewel Embroidery stitches and basic Gold Work stitches.  It gives the Needle worker an opportunity to … Continue reading "Online Golden Bough Crewel Embroidery: Master Class with Edith Bouriez"
Jul 16 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
This week’s Art Grab & Go Bag is paper crowns! Color them in, cut them out, assemble & wear! Suggested for ages 7+. Younger crafters may need adult assistance. Extend the experience further and request … Continue reading "Art Grab & Go Bag: Paper Crowns"
Jul 16 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm Serenella
Meet Edouard Leret, founder/owner of Leret Leret cashmere, a modern luxury label dedicated to a single garment: the cashmere crewneck. Edouard will be on hand to meet & greet clients.
Jul 16 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Stop by the Weezie porch and pick up a fun art project to make at home. Learn about Chromatography and the rate at which each color moves through paper. To extend the activity further call … Continue reading "STEM Grab & Go: Coffee Filter Art"
Jul 16 @ 11:00 am
Led by the 3-time runner-up in the Nantucket History Quiz Bowl, 1/2 mile, 80 min. Starts at 11am at Centre and Main in front of the brick bank building. Please arrive 10 min early No … Continue reading "Historic Downtown Walking Tour"
Jul 16 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm Online
Weekly trivia games for teens, using Zoom and Kahoot. Test your knowledge with all things trivia! Multiple choice and true/ false questions. Open to all teens entering 6-12th grades. Email eyoung@nantucketatheneum.org for login information.
Jul 16 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Jul 16 @ 8:00 pm
The most popular walking tour ever on Nantucket. A fascinating evening stroll to five of the island’s most haunted locations, led by the original guide. $20 for Adults; $15 for Seniors (65+) and Teens; $5 … Continue reading "Nantucket Ghost Walk – Cemetery Route"
Jul 17 all-day Nantucket Atheneum
Come stroll through our StoryWalk in the Atheneum Garden! This month’s book is Pie is for Sharing by Stephanie Parsley Ledyard and illustrated by Jason Chin. A picnic, a beach, a pie cut into pieces and shared … Continue reading "StoryWalk: Pie is for Sharing"
Jul 17 @ 8:30 am
A 2-1/2 mile, 55 minute nonstop exercise walk with historic commentary past spectacular summer homes on Nantucket. No reservations necessary.
Jul 17 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
This week’s Art Grab & Go Bag is paper crowns! Color them in, cut them out, assemble & wear! Suggested for ages 7+. Younger crafters may need adult assistance. Extend the experience further and request … Continue reading "Art Grab & Go Bag: Paper Crowns"
Jul 17 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm Serenella
Meet Edouard Leret, founder/owner of Leret Leret cashmere, a modern luxury label dedicated to a single garment: the cashmere crewneck. Edouard will be on hand to meet & greet clients.
Jul 17 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Stop by the Weezie porch and pick up a fun art project to make at home. Learn about Chromatography and the rate at which each color moves through paper. To extend the activity further call … Continue reading "STEM Grab & Go: Coffee Filter Art"
Jul 17 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm Mitchell’s Book Corner
Book Signing at Mitchell’s Book Corner
Jul 17 @ 11:00 am
Led by the 3-time runner-up in the Nantucket History Quiz Bowl, 1/2 mile, 80 min. Starts at 11am at Centre and Main in front of the brick bank building. Please arrive 10 min early No … Continue reading "Historic Downtown Walking Tour"
Jul 17 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Online, Zoom
Join us for the screening of ‘Homeless in the Shadow of Santa Barbara’s Mansions,’ a 10-minute documentary by Jennifer Dworkin, followed by a discussion on homelessness and housing struggles on Nantucket. The film profiles people, … Continue reading "Online: Short Film Screening and Discussion: ‘Homeless in the Shadow of Santa Barbara’s Mansions’"
Jul 17 @ 8:00 pm Meet the guide at Centre & Main streets 10 minutes early.
The most popular walking tour ever on Nantucket. A fascinating evening stroll to five of the island’s most haunted locations, led by the original guide. $20 for Adults; $15 for Seniors (65+) and Teens; $5 … Continue reading "Nantucket Ghost Walk – Town Route"
Jul 18 all-day Nantucket Atheneum
Come stroll through our StoryWalk in the Atheneum Garden! This month’s book is Pie is for Sharing by Stephanie Parsley Ledyard and illustrated by Jason Chin. A picnic, a beach, a pie cut into pieces and shared … Continue reading "StoryWalk: Pie is for Sharing"