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"
Playwrights Evan Linder and Andrew Hobgood offer up a zany feast of hysterical laughs in 5 Lesbians Eating A Quiche. The play was named Best Overall Production at the 2012 NYC International Fringe Festival. The play … Continue reading "TWN Staged Reading: 5 Lesbians Eating A Quiche"
The public is invited to tour the new fire station located at 4 Fairgrounds Road. Parking is available in the Public Safety Facility parking lot, across from Newtown Road. Enter through the PSF lobby and … Continue reading "Nantucket Fire Department Open House"
Ever wonder how we care for our museum animals when the sites are closed? Come see our overwintering animals get fed and learn about their adaptations and feeding behaviors. Afterwards, spend time exploring the museum. At … Continue reading "Help Feed the Hungry Vertebrates"
Join the Nantucket Conservation Foundation for a guided walk around the bogs and forests of Windswept, a recently decommissioned organic cranberry bog at the very start of a restoration journey back into a useful and … Continue reading "Walk with Nantucket Conservation Foundation"
How discriminating are your taste buds? Can you tell the difference between a Pizza Pringle and a Cheddar Cheese Pringle? Find out at this fun and delicious program for teens in grades 6-12. Registration is … Continue reading "Makerspace for Teens-Taste Testing – Pringles"
The Beet + A Salty Soul are pairing up this weekend for a Sip + Shop. What better way to celebrate President’s Day weekend sipping + snacking while you shop A Salty Soul warehouse sale? … Continue reading "The Beet + A Salty Soul – Sip + Shop Pop Up"
Rigoletto on the Lake SYNOPSIS Verdi’s Thrilling Masterpiece Performed on the Breathtaking Bregenz Lake StageGiuseppe Verdi’s masterwork–compelling, blood-curdling and beautiful–is being performed forthe first time on thebreathtaking water stage of Lake Constance, Bregenz. One of … Continue reading "Live Broadcast: Rigoletto on the Lake"
On public holidays when Nantucket public schools are closed or are open just half-day, Bartlett’s Farm is offering Friend of the Farm Customers 30% off a deli sandwich and a Nantucket Nectar beverage at lunchtime … Continue reading "Special Lunch Special for FOTF Customers"
The Gosnold Reaching Out Program is a resource for family members and loved ones affected by addiction. Get assistance at these weekly groups whether newly sober, not sober, or in long-term recovery. No fees. No … Continue reading "Gosnold Nantucket Family Support Groups"
Janie Hobson Dupont teaches the basics of security and privacy practices for social media on iPhones and iPads. Dupont will show settings and features that will keep you safe and protected while enjoying your favorite … Continue reading "Class: Security & Social Media"
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"
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 Meeting – Reviewing Submissions"
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"
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"
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"
Use images, words, and whimsy to create unique one-of-a-kind ceramic pieces. Ceramics are then fired in a kiln, making them food and dishwasher safe. Includes all materials.
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"
As Europe erupts into World War II, 9 year old Martin comes to love his new brother Dovidl, a highly gifted violin prodigy of the same age and recent Polish-Jewish refugee to London. But hours … Continue reading "Film for Thought: Song of Names"