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 @ 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.
Feb 20 @ 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"
Feb 20 @ 2:00 pm The Dreamland
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"
Feb 20 @ 2:00 pm The Dreamland
Thanks to a generous gift to The Dreamland, seniors and students are eligible to receive free tickets to Live Broadcast events (Bolshoi, MET Opera, National Theatre). These tickets can only be acquired in person at … Continue reading "NT Live: Cyrano de Bergerac"
Feb 20 @ 2:30 pm – 3:45 pm Nantucket Ice
Free after school skating Registration required
Feb 20 @ 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"
Feb 20 @ 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
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 20 @ 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"
Feb 20 @ 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"
Feb 20 @ 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.
Feb 21 @ 9:00 am – 9:50 am Nantucket Ice
First 20 paid players. Pick up hockey, full gear required.
Feb 21 @ 12:00 pm – 2:20 pm Nantucket Ice
Public Skate
Feb 21 @ 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"
Feb 21 @ 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"
Feb 21 @ 2:30 pm – 3:45 pm Nantucket Ice
Free after school skating Registration required
Feb 21 @ 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"
Feb 21 @ 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Feb 21 @ 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"
Feb 21 @ 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 22 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am Maria Mitchell Aquarium
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"
Feb 22 @ 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"
Feb 22 @ 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"
Feb 22 @ 4:00 pm The Dreamland
A portion of the proceeds from this screening will benefit the Nantucket Island Safe Harbor for Animals. Each year, CatVideoFest curates a compilation reel of the latest, best cat videos culled from countless hours of … Continue reading "Cat Video Fest 2020"
Feb 22 @ 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Feb 22 @ 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.
Feb 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:50 am Nantucket Ice
Minimum equipment: Skates, stick, gloves, helmet
Feb 23 @ 12:00 pm – 1:20 pm Nantucket Ice
Public Skate
Feb 23 @ 12:55 pm The Dreamland
Prince Siegfried is summoned by his parents to choose a bride. However, he encounters a mysterious and magnetic swan-woman, Odette, by the lake and is captivated. His vow of eternal love to her will have … Continue reading "Bolshoi Live: Swan Lake"
Feb 23 @ 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Feb 24 all-day Our Island Home
Volunteers from the library read to residents at Our Island Home.
Feb 24 all-day Bartlett's Farm
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"
Feb 24 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
Winter Discovery Days, a free program for children and their families features different crafts and activities every weekday Monday through Friday during school vacation week.
Feb 24 @ 10:30 am – 1:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Nantucket Historical Commission’s monthly public meeting.
Feb 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:50 am Nantucket Ice
Minimum equipment: Skates, stick, gloves, helmet
Feb 24 @ 12:00 pm – 1:20 pm Nantucket Ice
Public Skate
Feb 24 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm Maria Mitchell Association
Get in touch with your inner crafter with some exciting science art projects! Test the affect salt has on watercolors, use sunlight to make prints, and make your own puffy paint. Space is limited and … Continue reading "Crafty Science"
Feb 24 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Join us for a night of trivia! Sign ups at 5pm and game begins at 5:30pm. Runs until 7pm. Teams up to 6 people. Great prizes that change every week!
Feb 24 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm Key Post Corner
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"
Feb 25 all-day Bartlett's Farm
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"
Feb 25 @ 9:00 am – 9:50 am Nantucket Ice
First 20 paid players. Pick up hockey, full gear required.
Feb 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am Nantucket Atheneum
Janie Hobson Dupont shows participants how to take better photos using their iPhone and iPad. Dupont covers close-up techniques using HDR photography, using the grid tool, burst mode, focus techniques, portrait mode, composition and editing. … Continue reading "Class: iPhone & iPad Photography"
Feb 25 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
Winter Discovery Days, a free program for children and their families features different crafts and activities every weekday Monday through Friday during school vacation week.
Feb 25 @ 10:30 am – 11:50 am Nantucket Ice
Minimum equipment: Skates, stick, gloves, helmet
Feb 25 @ 12:00 pm – 1:20 pm Nantucket Ice
Public Skate
Feb 25 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm Maria Mitchell Association
Have you ever wondered why we put salt on the roads in the winter? Together we will explore the chemistry of ice and salt and make tasty ice cream along the way! Space is limited … Continue reading "Ice Cream Making"
Feb 25 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
This event is 21+ adults. $35 per person. Lindsay provides instruction, paints, brushes, canvas… everything you need to create a masterpiece! Painting begins at 5:30pm ((sharp)) so please show up close to 5:00pm to set … Continue reading "Pints & Paints"
Feb 25 @ 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.
Feb 25 @ 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 Meeting – Reviewing Submissions"