Jan 10 @ 9:45 pm – Feb 28 @ 10:15 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Join Lizza Obremski for Circle Time! Songs, simple games, and guest appearances from Lizza’s puppet friends of Nanpuppets! Intended for ages 1 to 3 but babies and older kids are welcome to join in the … Continue reading "Circle Time with Lizza"
Jan 21 @ 8:00 am Fairgrounds Restaurant
Join members of the Rotary Club of Nantucket for a cup of coffee and an opportunity to network. Faregrounds Restaurant, Fairground Road.
Jan 21 @ 9:00 am – 9:50 am Nantucket Ice
First 20 paid players. Pick up hockey, full gear required.
Jan 21 @ 9:45 am – 10:30 am Nantucket Atheneum
Join Lizza Obremski in the Atheneum Gallery for fun and engaging songs, singing games, and movement activities aimed at teaching musical skills to the very young. Free admission. Appropriate for ages 1-7. Space is limited. … Continue reading "Music in the Morning"
Jan 21 @ 12:00 pm – 2:30 pm Nantucket Ice
Public Skate
Jan 21 @ 2:00 pm The Dreamland
At the height of the First World War, two young British soldiers, Schofield (Captain Fantastic’s George MacKay) and Blake (Game of Thrones’ Dean-Charles Chapman) are given a seemingly impossible mission. In a race against time, … Continue reading "Movie: 1917"
Jan 21 @ 2:30 pm The Dreamland
Best friends Mia and Mel (Tiffany Haddish and Rose Byrne) are living their best lives running their own cosmetics company they’ve built from the ground up. Unfortunately, they’re in over their heads financially, and the … Continue reading "Movie: Like a Boss"
Jan 21 @ 4:30 pm The Dreamland
After losing his wife seven years earlier, the eccentric Dr. John Dolittle (Robert Downey Jr.), famed doctor and veterinarian of Queen Victoria’s England, hermits himself away behind the high walls of Dolittle Manor with only … Continue reading "Movie: Dolittle"
Jan 21 @ 5:00 pm – 5:30 pm Nantucket Ice
Learn to Skate: Popsicles Registration required
Jan 21 @ 5:00 pm The Dreamland
At the height of the First World War, two young British soldiers, Schofield (Captain Fantastic’s George MacKay) and Blake (Game of Thrones’ Dean-Charles Chapman) are given a seemingly impossible mission. In a race against time, … Continue reading "Movie: 1917"
Jan 21 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
We will be exploring one of the most versatile quilt blocks ever designed and all of its many options. You will leave class with one finished block and a head full of alternative designs. All … Continue reading "Embroidery Class: Disappearing 9 Patch"
Jan 21 @ 5:30 pm – 6:15 pm Nantucket Ice
Learn to Skate: Basic Skills & Free Skate Registration required
Jan 21 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Have Dice – Will Adventure is a clarion call to the island’s gaming community. Do you enjoy games like Dungeons & Dragons, Pandemic, or Ticket to Ride? Looking to meet new people to game with … Continue reading "Have Dice – Will Adventure: Game Night at the Atheneum"
Jan 21 @ 7:00 pm Fairgrounds Restaurant
Island Tunes is a booked showcase for Nantucket singers / songwriters to develop their skills, while putting on a fun and interesting show for our guests.
Jan 21 @ 7:00 pm The Dreamland
Wolfgang Petersen adapted Michael Ende’s children’s story for this charming fantasy film that spawned several sequels. Bastian (Barret Oliver) is dealing with his mother’s recent death. His father (Gerald McRaney) is an imperious sort who … Continue reading "Our Favorite Films: The Neverending Story"
Jan 21 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
The Nantucket Short Play Festival group meets once a week to table read plays submitted from around the country to its annual contest. Once all the plays are read, the group votes on the top … Continue reading "Short Play Festival"
Jan 21 @ 7:30 pm The Dreamland
Starring Academy Award (R) winner Charlize Theron, Academy Award (R) winner Nicole Kidman, Academy Award (R) nominee John Lithgow and Academy Award (R) nominee Margot Robbie, based on the real scandal, BOMBSHELL is a revealing … Continue reading "Movie: Bombshell"
Jan 21 @ 8:00 pm The Dreamland
At the height of the First World War, two young British soldiers, Schofield (Captain Fantastic’s George MacKay) and Blake (Game of Thrones’ Dean-Charles Chapman) are given a seemingly impossible mission. In a race against time, … Continue reading "Movie: 1917"
Jan 22 all-day Nantucket Ice
Learn to Skate: House Performance Registration required  
Jan 22 @ 8:30 am – 10:00 am Gallery, Nantucket Atheneum
Beginner’s English class for those seeking to improve their English language skills. The Literacy Volunteers of the Atheneum offer a drop-in beginner’s class every Thursday evening. The class is free, open to all, conducted in … Continue reading "LVA – Beginner English Class"
Jan 22 @ 12:00 pm – 2:30 pm Nantucket Ice
Public Skate
Jan 22 @ 12:00 pm Fairgrounds Restaurant
Director of A Baby Center
Jan 22 @ 1:00 pm The Dreamland
Starring Academy Award (R) winner Charlize Theron, Academy Award (R) winner Nicole Kidman, Academy Award (R) nominee John Lithgow and Academy Award (R) nominee Margot Robbie, based on the real scandal, BOMBSHELL is a revealing … Continue reading "Movie: Bombshell"
Jan 22 @ 2:00 pm The Dreamland
After losing his wife seven years earlier, the eccentric Dr. John Dolittle (Robert Downey Jr.), famed doctor and veterinarian of Queen Victoria’s England, hermits himself away behind the high walls of Dolittle Manor with only … Continue reading "Movie: Dolittle"
Jan 22 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Come join the fun!! In this workshop, participants will build a helicopter from common household materials. We’ll use tools and glue to fashion styrofoam, drinking straws, paperclips, and rubber bands into a working dragonfly helicopter. … Continue reading "STEM for Kids: Dragonfly Helicopter"
Jan 22 @ 3:45 pm The Dreamland
At the height of the First World War, two young British soldiers, Schofield (Captain Fantastic’s George MacKay) and Blake (Game of Thrones’ Dean-Charles Chapman) are given a seemingly impossible mission. In a race against time, … Continue reading "Movie: 1917"
Jan 22 @ 4:30 pm The Dreamland
After losing his wife seven years earlier, the eccentric Dr. John Dolittle (Robert Downey Jr.), famed doctor and veterinarian of Queen Victoria’s England, hermits himself away behind the high walls of Dolittle Manor with only … Continue reading "Movie: Dolittle"
Jan 22 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm Nantucket Cottage Hospital
Cape Cod WIC & Health Imperatives areofferinga FREEprogram to help families of young children create an optimal environment at home to foster a healthy lifestyle. Our Plate/ Nuestro Platois a five-week coursethat parents or guardians … Continue reading "Our Plate / Nuestro Plato: Cooking & Nutrition Classes for Families *English Class"
Jan 22 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Nantucket Atheneum
American composer Richard Charles Rodgers (1902 – 1979) was one of the most significant composers of the 20th century whose work significantly impacted popular music. The first creative to win an EGOT (Emmy, Grammy, Oscar … Continue reading "Class: The Musical Genius of Richard Rogers"
Jan 22 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm 1800 House
Thaw out the winter nights by gathering your friends and get some creative juices rolling in the new year. Paperweights have been a standard on desks for ages. Not only are they useful but they … Continue reading "Collage Paperweights with Mary Emery Lacoursiere"
Jan 22 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Emma Young and Calin Duke will teach you some new machine-sewing skills, and you will walk away with a shopping bag made from a t-shirt! No sewing experience necessary. BONUS PROJECT: We will learn how … Continue reading "Sustainable Sewing Class: Shopping Bags from T-shirts"
Jan 22 @ 5:45 pm – 6:45 pm Nantucket Cottage Hospital
Cape Cod WIC & Health Imperatives areofferinga FREEprogram to help families of young children create an optimal environment at home to foster a healthy lifestyle. Our Plate/ Nuestro Platois a five-week coursethat parents or guardians … Continue reading "Our Plate / Nuestro Plato: Cooking & Nutrition Classes for Families *Spanish Class"
Jan 22 @ 6:30 pm The Dreamland
Years of carrying out death row executions have taken a toll on prison warden Bernadine Williams (Alfre Woodard). As she prepares to execute another inmate, Bernadine must confront the psychological and emotional demons her job … Continue reading "Film for Thought: Clemency"
Jan 22 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Knitting and crocheting is a textual art form with a broad array of styles and techniques. The Nantucket Atheneum hosts a knitting and crocheting group year round. This circle of needlery comrades continues the ancient … Continue reading "Knitting and Crocheting Circle"
Jan 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Nantucket is at the forefront of climate change and projected impacts from sea level rise. But the island is fortunate to benefit from local research and innovation on ways to adapt to these changes. The … Continue reading "Lecture: Dr. Jen Karberg, Nantucket’s Salt Marshes and Coastal Resilience"
Jan 22 @ 7:00 pm The Dreamland
Starring Academy Award (R) winner Charlize Theron, Academy Award (R) winner Nicole Kidman, Academy Award (R) nominee John Lithgow and Academy Award (R) nominee Margot Robbie, based on the real scandal, BOMBSHELL is a revealing … Continue reading "Movie: Bombshell"
Jan 22 @ 7:30 pm The Dreamland
After a young mother murders her family in her own house, a detective attempts to investigate the mysterious case, only to discover that the house is cursed by a vengeful ghost. Now targeted by the … Continue reading "Movie: The Grudge"
Jan 23 @ 9:45 am – 10:15 am Nantucket Atheneum
A 25-30 minute story time for toddlers ages 18-36 months. Free admission. No reservation required, but program is limited to first 10 toddlers and their caregivers. Tickets available at the Children’s Desk when the library … Continue reading "Toddler Time"
Jan 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am Gallery, Nantucket Atheneum
Stories, songs and fingerplays for children 3 years and older. No reservation required, but program is limited to first 15 attendees. Tickets available at the Weezie desk 30 minutes before start of program.
Jan 23 @ 2:00 pm The Dreamland
Years of carrying out death row executions have taken a toll on prison warden Bernadine Williams (Alfre Woodard). As she prepares to execute another inmate, Bernadine must confront the psychological and emotional demons her job … Continue reading "Film for Thought: Clemency"
Jan 23 @ 2:30 pm – 3:45 pm Nantucket Ice
Free after school skating Registration required
Jan 23 @ 2:30 pm The Dreamland
At the height of the First World War, two young British soldiers, Schofield (Captain Fantastic’s George MacKay) and Blake (Game of Thrones’ Dean-Charles Chapman) are given a seemingly impossible mission. In a race against time, … Continue reading "Movie: 1917"
Jan 23 @ 5:00 pm The Dreamland
After losing his wife seven years earlier, the eccentric Dr. John Dolittle (Robert Downey Jr.), famed doctor and veterinarian of Queen Victoria’s England, hermits himself away behind the high walls of Dolittle Manor with only … Continue reading "Movie: Dolittle"
Jan 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Beginner’s English class for those seeking to improve their English language skills. The class is free, open to all, conducted in English and no pre-registration is required. The LVA offers English classes almost every week, … Continue reading "Literacy Volunteers of the Atheneum Beginner’s English Class"
Jan 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
An Intermediate/Advanced English class for those seeking to improve their English language skills. The Literacy Volunteers of the Atheneum offer a drop-in intermediate/advanced English class almost every Thursday evening. Please check the calendar for dates. … Continue reading "Literacy Volunteers of the Atheneum Intermediate/Advanced English Class"
Jan 23 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Nantucket Boys and Girls Club
Special teen night for Nantucket Boys & Girls Club members in 6th grade and older. 61 Sparks Avenue.
Jan 23 @ 7:00 pm The Dreamland
Starring Academy Award (R) winner Charlize Theron, Academy Award (R) winner Nicole Kidman, Academy Award (R) nominee John Lithgow and Academy Award (R) nominee Margot Robbie, based on the real scandal, BOMBSHELL is a revealing … Continue reading "Movie: Bombshell"
Jan 23 @ 8:00 pm The Dreamland
At the height of the First World War, two young British soldiers, Schofield (Captain Fantastic’s George MacKay) and Blake (Game of Thrones’ Dean-Charles Chapman) are given a seemingly impossible mission. In a race against time, … Continue reading "Movie: 1917"
Jan 24 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm Maria Mitchell Association
Ginger Andrews, our Field Ornithologist, opens the Maria Mitchell Association Research Center each week as a space for anyone to interact with and learn about our biological collections, collaborate on group projects, do research, or … Continue reading "Biological Collections Open Hours"
Jan 24 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Come play with Liz and Ellen as we learn new ways to bind books together. No experience required, all tools and materials will be supplied. FREE admission with registration. Please sign up online at our … Continue reading "Book Binding Workshop"