Jan 24 @ 9:45 am – 10:15 am 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 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"
Jan 24 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm Nantucket Boys and Girls Club
Special teen night at the Nantucket Boys & Girls Club for students in 8th grade and older. 61 Sparks Avenue.
Jan 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am Nantucket Atheneum
Nantucket Atheneum has a 3D printer. And we think a club is a great way to allow island teens to experience the power of 3D printing. We will meet twice a month to work on … Continue reading "3D Print Club for TEENS"
Jan 25 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
This walk explores the ponds, heathlands, and forested paths of the western Middle Moors. Learn about the glacial history, cultural importance, and current ecology of this expansive yet hidden trail system. A true adventure for … Continue reading "Walk with Nantucket Conservation Foundation"
Jan 25 @ 12:00 pm White Heron Theatre
  Thursday, Friday & Saturday, January 23–25, the Nantucket Comedy Festival presents our popular Stand Up & Learn Winter Workshop and Professional Comedy Series.  Executive Director Kevin Flynn will be on island to conduct the … Continue reading "Stand Up and Learn Student Performance"
Jan 25 @ 7:00 pm White Heron Theatre
  Thursday, Friday & Saturday, January 23–25, the Nantucket Comedy Festival presents our popular Stand Up & Learn Winter Workshop and Professional Comedy Series. Executive Director Kevin Flynn will be on island to conduct the … Continue reading "Stand Up and Learn Pro Comedy"
Jan 25 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm Nantucket Boys and Girls Club
Special teen night at the Nantucket Boys & Girls Club for students in 8th grade and older. 61 Sparks Avenue.
Jan 26 @ 12:55 pm The Dreamland
When Giselle learns that her beloved Albrecht is promised to another woman, she dies of a broken heart in his arms. While Albrecht grieves, she returns from the dead as a Wili, a vengeful spirit … Continue reading "Bolshoi Live: Giselle"
Jan 27 all-day Our Island Home
Volunteers from the library read to residents at Our Island Home.
Jan 28 @ 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 28 @ 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 28 @ 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 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Led by Danica Connors, who has been reading tarot personally and professionally for over 30 years, this class is for anyone interested in Tarot cards. Danica will cover some of the basics in the first … Continue reading "Tea & Tarot"
Jan 29 @ 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 29 @ 12:00 pm Fairgrounds Restaurant
President and CEO of the Nantucket Cottage Hospital
Jan 29 @ 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 29 @ 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 29 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Terrified of public speaking, but know you’ll be forced to do it at some point? Why wait till the last minute? Come check out this informal bi-monthly public speaking group that offers a safe and … Continue reading "Public Speaking Practice Group"
Jan 29 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm 1800 House
Weave a bracelet 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 bracelet fit … Continue reading "Woven Bangle Bracelet with Martha Polachi"
Jan 29 @ 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 29 @ 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 29 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Come to learn more about LGBTQ issues and identities with a Tracy McKay of Greater Boston PFLAG, an organization whose mission is to provide support for families with LGBTQ youth. This event will provide context … Continue reading "LGBTQ 101: Discussion For Parents"
Jan 30 @ 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 30 @ 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 30 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Cisco Brewers
You too can become a Cisco expert! Hop on a tour led by one of our highly trained guides and learn about Cisco Brewers, Triple Eight Distillery, and Nantucket Vineyard’s history and products! In the … Continue reading "Cisco Brewers – Public Tour"
Jan 30 @ 1:30 pm Saltmarsh Senior Center
Come join in the fun singing folk songs by Pete Seeger, Woody Guthrie, Leadbelly, The Weavers and Peter, Paul & Mary.
Jan 30 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
The Town of Nantucket is excited to kick off 2020: Year of the Nantucket Senior with a 3- part workshop series to join a growing age-friendly community movement in the state of Massachusetts and worldwide. Please join … Continue reading "Workshop: Building A Vibrant Age & Dementia Friendly Community on Nantucket"
Jan 30 @ 2:30 pm – 3:45 pm Nantucket Ice
Free after school skating Registration required
Jan 30 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Cisco Brewers
You too can become a Cisco expert! Hop on a tour led by one of our highly trained guides and learn about Cisco Brewers, Triple Eight Distillery, and Nantucket Vineyard’s history and products! In the … Continue reading "Cisco Brewers – Public Tour"
Jan 30 @ 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Jan 30 @ 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 30 @ 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 30 @ 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 30 @ 6:30 pm The Dreamland
Shakespeare & Co. Presents Macbeth – Tickets $10.00, free for Nantucket Dreamland Members, available online or at the Box Office. Also free for CPS Students and Teachers, but comp tickets only available at the Box … Continue reading "Shakespeare & Co."
Jan 31 @ 8:00 am Saltmarsh Senior Center
Come enjoy a scrumptious breakfast while socializing with longtime and new friends!
Jan 31 @ 9:00 am – 9:50 am Nantucket Ice
First 20 paid players. Pick up hockey, full gear required.
Jan 31 @ 9:45 am – 10:15 am 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 31 @ 12:00 pm – 2:20 pm Nantucket Ice
Public Skate
Jan 31 @ 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 31 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Cisco Brewers
You too can become a Cisco expert! Hop on a tour led by one of our highly trained guides and learn about Cisco Brewers, Triple Eight Distillery, and Nantucket Vineyard’s history and products! In the … Continue reading "Cisco Brewers – Public Tour"
Jan 31 @ 2:30 pm – 3:45 pm Nantucket Ice
Free after school skating Registration required
Jan 31 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Cisco Brewers
You too can become a Cisco expert! Hop on a tour led by one of our highly trained guides and learn about Cisco Brewers, Triple Eight Distillery, and Nantucket Vineyard’s history and products! In the … Continue reading "Cisco Brewers – Public Tour"
Jan 31 @ 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Jan 31 @ 5:45 pm – 7:30 pm
We are having our first respite night of 2020. Drop the kiddos with us and we will provide pizza and a movie while you take some time for yourselves.This a program for families with children … Continue reading "Respite Night"
Jan 31 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
The Realistic Joneses by Will Eno opened on Broadway in 2014 and was nominated for a Drama League Award and Outer Critics Circle Award that year. In the play, we meet Bob and Jennifer Jones … Continue reading "TWN Staged Reading: ‘The Realistic Joneses’"
Jan 31 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm Nantucket Boys and Girls Club
Special teen night at the Nantucket Boys & Girls Club for students in 8th grade and older. 61 Sparks Avenue.
Feb 1 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm Mitchell’s Book Corner
Join Yeshe Palmo upstairs at Mitchell’s discussing her new books – Trees, Shrubs & Lianas of Nantucket (in two volumes).
Feb 1 @ 12:55 pm The Dreamland
One of America’s favorite operas takes the big screen on February 1. James Robinson’s stylish production transports audiences to Catfish Row on the Charleston waterfront, vibrant with the music, dancing, emotion, and heartbreak of its … Continue reading "MET Live: Porgy & Bess"