Oct 19 @ 8:00 am
Duration 2 Hours About Sitting on 90 acres at the north end of Hummock Pond on its east side, like Gardner Farm immediately south, Lost Farm’s former vegetable fields have given way to shrubs and … Continue reading "Lost Farm Sanctuary Hike"
Oct 19 @ 8:30 am
See historic landmarks from the whaling history days. 1-hour trip; coffee included. $50pp. Kids younger than 2 ride free. Reservations 508-228-7037 or Shearwaterexcursions.com
Oct 19 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am Nantucket Boys and Girls Club
Pickleball Drop-in sessions at the Boys and Girls Club whenever school is in session. $5 guest fee to the NBGC.
Oct 19 @ 9:45 am – 10:15 am Nantucket Atheneum
Join Lizza Obremski in the Atheneum Gallery for fun and stories with her amazing animal friends. Free admission. Appropriate for ages 2-7. Space is limited. Tickets are available the day of the program when the … Continue reading "Nanpuppets"
Oct 19 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Jean Yolish teaches the group how to play the card game Bridge. Sometimes called Contract Bridge, but usually simply known as Bridge, the game uses a standard 52 card deck and its strategies revolve around … Continue reading "Class: Learn How To Play Bridge"
Oct 19 @ 10:00 am
See historic landmarks from the whaling history days. 1-hour trip; coffee included. $50pp. Kids younger than 2 ride free. Reservations 508-228-7037 or Shearwaterexcursions.com
Oct 19 @ 11:00 am Easy Street Cantina
Friday is Fish Fry featuring grilled swordfish & beer battered cod All Buffets are $12.95 and includes 20 item salad bar (salad bar alone $9.95), and an assortment of Buffalo wings, Pizza, Nachos, Fried Rice, … Continue reading "All-You-Can-Eat Lunch Buffet at Easy Street Cantina"
Oct 19 @ 11:15 am – 12:15 pm
Enjoy ice cream & relax during a tour of Nantucket Harbor. 1-hour tirp. Tickets $45pp at 508-228-7037 or Shearwaterexcursions.com . Also at  1pm, 2:15pm, 4pm, & 5:15pm
Oct 19 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm Nantucket Healing Arts
Drop-In Silent Meditation is open to the community three days a week and offers you a silent space to meditate, whether it be for five minutes or the full hour, let this be a place … Continue reading "Drop-In Silent Meditation"
Oct 19 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Enjoy ice cream & relax during a tour of Nantucket Harbor. 1-hour tirp. Tickets $45pp at 508-228-7037 or Shearwaterexcursions.com . Also at  1pm, 2:15pm, 4pm, & 5:15pm
Oct 19 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm Natural Science Museum
The Research Center will be open for select hours during the week as a space for anyone to interact with and learn about our biological collections, collaborate on group projects, do research of their own, … Continue reading "Research Center Open Hours"
Oct 19 @ 2:00 pm
Duration 2 Hours About Two island ecosystems, a shrub swamp wetland and island moors dotted with kettle holes makes for fascinating hike through a section of the island molded by 500 feet of ice bearing … Continue reading "Stump Swamp/Norwood Farm Hike"
Oct 19 @ 2:15 pm – 3:15 pm
Enjoy ice cream & relax during a tour of Nantucket Harbor. 1-hour tirp. Tickets $45pp at 508-228-7037 or Shearwaterexcursions.com . Also at  4pm, & 5:15pm
Oct 19 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm Maria Mitchell Association
The MMA Biological Collections and the Edith F. Andrews Ornithology Collection are an important resource for scientists and visitors alike. Come to this free drop-in program at the new Research Center at 2 Vestal Street. … Continue reading "Biological Collections Open Hours"
Oct 19 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Enjoy ice cream & relax during a tour of Nantucket Harbor. 1-hour tirp. Tickets $45pp at 508-228-7037 or Shearwaterexcursions.com . Also at 5:15pm
Oct 19 @ 5:00 pm The Dreamland
A women seeks to uncover the truth behind the disappearance of her best friend.
Oct 19 @ 5:15 pm – 6:15 pm
Enjoy ice cream & relax during a tour of Nantucket Harbor. 1-hour tirp. Tickets $45pp at 508-228-7037 or Shearwaterexcursions.com .
Oct 19 @ 7:00 pm The Dreamland
When Eddie Brock acquires the powers of a symbiote, he will have to release his alter-ego “Venom” to save his life.
Oct 19 @ 7:30 pm The Dreamland
A musician helps a young singer find frame, even as age and alcoholism send his own career into a downward spiral.
Oct 19 @ 8:00 pm The Dreamland
When a young boy accidentally triggers the universe’s most lethal hunters’ return to Earth, only a ragtag crew of ex-soldiers and a disgruntled scientist can prevent the end of the human race.
Oct 20 @ 7:00 am Easy Street Cantina
All day, a basket of 16 jumbo wings for $12.95; half basket for $8.95: buffalo, barbecue, teriyaki, or plain. At Easy Street Cantina, corner of Easy & Broad Streets.
Oct 20 @ 8:00 am The Handlebar Café
The Clean Team is a group of over four hundred Nantucketers which is dedicated to keep our Island’s beaches, dunes, roadsides and bike paths free of litter. Each “season” (from Daffodil Weekend until mid-October) every … Continue reading "ACK Clean Team"
Oct 20 @ 8:00 am the entrance to Nobadeer Beach at the very end of Nonantum Avenue
The Clean Team is a group of over four hundred Nantucketers which is dedicated to keep our Island’s beaches, dunes, roadsides and bike paths free of litter. Each “season” (from Daffodil Weekend until mid-October) every … Continue reading "ACK Clean Team"
Oct 20 @ 8:00 am
Duration 2 Hours About Formerly a vegetable farm along the east of side of Hummock Pond, the Land Bank’s Gardner Farm property runs along Hummock Pond, a glacial meltwater river bed that once ran roughly … Continue reading "Gardner Farm Hike"
Oct 20 @ 8:30 am
See historic landmarks from the whaling history days. 1-hour trip; coffee included. $50pp. Kids younger than 2 ride free. Reservations 508-228-7037 or Shearwaterexcursions.com
Oct 20 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm 1800 House
Weave a pair of bracelets that will be the envy of all. These simple bracelets makes a big statement. This is woven from natural materials and you will choose an accent color to make your … Continue reading "Woven Bangle Bracelets"
Oct 20 @ 9:45 am – 10:45 am Nantucket Atheneum
The Harry Potter Hogwarts Academy Training is a fully-interactive program that prepares participants to become wizards themselves! Professor Jungle-Flick teaches children how to perform their own magic, play some Quidditch and even learn Defense Against … Continue reading "The Harry Potter Hogwarts Academy Training"
Oct 20 @ 10:00 am – 4:30 pm Nantucket Lightship Basket Museum
Saturdays in October (6, 13 & 20) adults with Nantucket ID and their children can visit the museum free of charge. Many of the baskets in our exhibit this year are made or owned by … Continue reading "Free Admission for Nantucket Locals!"
Oct 20 @ 10:00 am
See Gray Seals in their natural habitat, experience the beauty of Great Point from the water. Great for all ages; perfect photo ops. 2-hour trip. Tickets $95pp at 508-228-7037 or at shearwaterexcursions.com
Oct 20 @ 10:00 am
See historic landmarks from the whaling history days. 1-hour trip; coffee included. $50pp. Kids younger than 2 ride free. Reservations 508-228-7037 or Shearwaterexcursions.com
Oct 20 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm Nantucket Community School
Chef Greg is happy to do a demonstration titled: Cooking with Leftovers in Mind at the Elder Expo at Nantucket High School.
Oct 20 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm Camp Richard
The Nantucket Land Council is proud to be the leading force in working to preserve Camp Richard, a beautiful 100-acre Boy Scout camp, from development and this is our chance to celebrate our progress to … Continue reading "Family Fun Day at Camp Richard"
Oct 20 @ 11:15 am – 12:15 pm
Enjoy ice cream & relax during a tour of Nantucket Harbor. 1-hour tirp. Tickets $45pp at 508-228-7037 or Shearwaterexcursions.com . Also at  1pm, 2:15pm, 4pm, & 5:15pm
Oct 20 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Bartlett's Farm
HeatSmart Nantucket will talk about solar hot water and air source heat pumps. The DPW pickup truck will collect old window AC units for recycling; National Grid will donate $25 to Fairwinds Counseling Center for … Continue reading "Free Farm Talk: Cleaner Heating and Cooling Technologies"
Oct 20 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Enjoy ice cream & relax during a tour of Nantucket Harbor. 1-hour tirp. Tickets $45pp at 508-228-7037 or Shearwaterexcursions.com . Also at  1pm, 2:15pm, 4pm, & 5:15pm
Oct 20 @ 1:00 pm
See Gray Seals in their natural habitat, experience the beauty of Great Point from the water. Great for all ages; perfect photo ops. 2-hour trip. Tickets $95pp at 508-228-7037 or at shearwaterexcursions.com
Oct 20 @ 1:00 pm
Duration 2 Hours About Shawkemo Hills offers a hiking experience through a portion of the island dramatically shaped by the last glacier to cover most of North America. From a high spot on this hike, … Continue reading "Shawkemo Hills Hike"
Oct 20 @ 2:15 pm – 3:15 pm
Enjoy ice cream & relax during a tour of Nantucket Harbor. 1-hour tirp. Tickets $45pp at 508-228-7037 or Shearwaterexcursions.com . Also at  4pm, & 5:15pm
Oct 20 @ 3:00 pm The Dreamland
a Yeti is convinced that the elusive creatures known as ‘humans’ really do exist.
Oct 20 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Enjoy ice cream & relax during a tour of Nantucket Harbor. 1-hour tirp. Tickets $45pp at 508-228-7037 or Shearwaterexcursions.com . Also at 5:15pm
Oct 20 @ 4:00 pm The Dreamland
A musician helps a young singer find frame, even as age and alcoholism send his own career into a downward spiral.
Oct 20 @ 4:30 pm
Duration 2 Hours About With the backdrop of the sun setting over Nantucket Harbor and Coatue, learn from Nantucket Walkabout Guide Peter Brace how geological forces formed Nantucket and Polpis Harbors, discover the salt marsh … Continue reading "Polpis Harbor Sunset Hike"
Oct 20 @ 5:15 pm – 6:15 pm
Enjoy ice cream & relax during a tour of Nantucket Harbor. 1-hour tirp. Tickets $45pp at 508-228-7037 or Shearwaterexcursions.com .
Oct 20 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Maria Mitchell Association
Join the MMA’s Field Ornithologist, Ginger Andrews, on an exciting night-birding experience – the Owl Prowl. After visiting our demonstration Barn Owl nest box, you will visit sites known for owls, play recordings of their … Continue reading "Maria Mitchell Association Owl Prowls"
Oct 20 @ 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Join educator Lizza Obremski and Sue Riddle for a screening of the latest episode of their Nantucket children’s television show Out to See. Follow Lizza and Sue as they explore Nantucket, the workings of our … Continue reading "Family Night Screening of Lizza Obremski’s Out to See"
Oct 20 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
Despite declining stocks worldwide and increasing health risks, artisanal whaling remains a cultural practice tied to nature’s rhythms. The Wake of the Whale presents the art, history, and challenge of whaling in the Caribbean and … Continue reading "Lecture & Book Signing: The Wake of the Whale, Hunter Societies in the Caribbean & North Atlantic, with Russell Fielding"
Oct 20 @ 6:00 pm The Dreamland
Colette is pushed by her husband to write novels under his name. Upon their success, she fights to maker her talents known, challenging gender norms.
Oct 20 @ 7:00 pm The Dreamland
When Eddie Brock acquires the powers of a symbiote, he will have to release his alter-ego “Venom” to save his life.
Oct 20 @ 7:30 pm The Dreamland
A musician helps a young singer find frame, even as age and alcoholism send his own career into a downward spiral.
Oct 21 @ 8:00 am
Duration 2 Hours About Combining elements of the Lost Farm and Gardner Farm hikes, this is a longer loop hike at approximately 2.5 miles, which helps you explore plant succession on globally threatened habitat known … Continue reading "Gardner Farm-Lost Farm Loop Hike"