Feb 19 @ 12:00 pm Fairgrounds Restaurant
Mass State Senator and Mass State Representative
Feb 19 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Join discussion facilitator Kristin Guay for a conversation about Lori Gottlieb’s 2019 memoir Maybe You Should Talk To Someone: A Therapist, HER Therapist, and Our Lives Revealed. Gottlieb, a psychotherapist, gives the reader a behind-the-scenes peek … Continue reading "Book Discussion Group: Maybe You Should Talk To Someone"
Feb 20 @ 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"
Feb 20 @ 5:30 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
Join us for a Food for Thought lecture by Cary Hazlegrove about how Nantucket has been the main inspiration of her photography life. Cary Hazelgrove has been photographing every corner of Nantucket for over 40 … Continue reading "Food for Thought: Photography Life of Cary Hazlegrove"
Feb 26 @ 12:00 pm Fairgrounds Restaurant
Executive Director of Maria Mitchell
Feb 27 @ 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"
Feb 27 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
Join us for a Food for Thought lecture by Ginger Andrews about Owls on Nantucket! Ginger will present a short history of Nantucket Barn Owls, talk about her on-going research at the edge of Barn … Continue reading "Food for Thought: It’s Not Easy Being a Barn Owl with with Ginger Andrews"
Mar 4 @ 12:00 pm Fairgrounds Restaurant
Director of Sesachacha heathlands Wildlife Sanctuary
Mar 5 @ 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"
Mar 5 @ 5:30 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
Join us for a Food for Thought lecture by Dr. Aylssa Novak & Carl Sjolund on Eelgrass Restoration.
Mar 10 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
Nantucket launched Frederick Douglass’s career as an abolitionist; Ireland transformed him into an international champion of human rights. This lecture explores the time Douglass spent in Ireland in 1845-1846 and the impact that the country … Continue reading "Frederick Douglass in Ireland with Christine Kinealy"
Mar 12 @ 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"
Mar 12 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
Join us for a Food for Thought  A Walk in Squam Forest with Kelly Omand from Nantucket Conservation Foundation.
Mar 18 @ 12:00 pm Fairgrounds Restaurant
Nantucket Golf Club Foundation
Mar 19 @ 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"
Mar 19 @ 5:30 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
Join us for a Food for Thought lecture by Amelia Holmes, NHA Associatie Director of the Research Library and Sara David, NHA Digitization Archivist for a special presentation of Our Treasures at Your Fingertips.
Mar 21 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
“We All Speak Moby-Dick” celebrates the diversity of the island through literature. This program features readings of select chapters of Moby-Dick in multiple languages. Participants will be assigned sections in a language of their choosing … Continue reading "“We All Speak Moby-Dick”: A Multilingual Reading Event"
Mar 25 @ 12:00 pm Fairgrounds Restaurant
Town Manager of the Town of Nantucket
Mar 25 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Join discussion facilitator Kristin Guay for a conversation aboutGeorge Saunders’ 2019 short story Fox 8: A Story. Fox 8 is a darkly comic short story about the unintended consequences unleashed by our quest to tame the natural … Continue reading "Book Discussion Group: Fox 8: A Story"
Mar 26 @ 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"
Apr 2 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
Join us for a Food for Thought lecture by Mary Bergman from Preservation Trust and Colin Evans of Preservation Restoration about Uncovering the History of a House, Inside and Out.
Apr 9 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
Join us for a Food for Thought lecture by Frances Karttunen and Parker Graham about Indigenous Peoples & arrowheads on Nantucket.
Apr 16 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
Join us for a Food for Thought lecture by Becky Peraner and Karin Sheppard about the the “Love of Weaving”.
Apr 25 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm Mitchell’s Book Corner
Join Christin Brecher author of Murder Makes Scents and Bretworth Barry Apthorp author of Maise and the Nantucket Daffodil Parade on Daffy Saturday April 25th from 10:30AM – 12PM at Mitchell’s Book Corner.
Apr 30 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
Join us for a Food for Thought lecture by Marine Mammal Alliance Nantucket about the new Moby sculpture at Surfside.
May 20 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Join discussion facilitator Kristin Guay for a conversation about Alex Michaelides mystery The Silent Patient. Alicia Berenson’s life is seemingly perfect. A famous painter married to an in-demand fashion photographer, she lives in a grand … Continue reading "Book Discussion Group: The Silent Patient"