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"
Feb 26 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 26 @ 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"
Feb 26 @ 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 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:50 am Nantucket Ice
Minimum equipment: Skates, stick, gloves, helmet
Feb 26 @ 12:00 pm – 1:20 pm Nantucket Ice
Public Skate
Feb 26 @ 12:00 pm Fairgrounds Restaurant
Executive Director of Maria Mitchell
Feb 26 @ 1:00 pm Bartlett's Farm
Bartlett’s Hayloft Kids Ages 5-12 Come watch Shark Tale, learn about sharks on Nantucket, and enjoy goodie bags, refreshments, dog ambassadors, and more! Hosted by Nantucket Safe Harbor for Animals. Thank you to the Nantucket Golf Club Foundation and … Continue reading "My Furry Valentine"
Feb 26 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 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"
Feb 27 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 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 @ 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 27 @ 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 27 @ 10:30 am – 11:50 am Nantucket Ice
Minimum equipment: Skates, stick, gloves, helmet
Feb 27 @ 12:00 pm – 1:20 pm Nantucket Ice
Public Skate
Feb 27 @ 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 27 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm Maria Mitchell Association
Become an engineer for the day with this robot building class! Practice programming a rover, learn about how robots are used by scientists, and build your own robot to take home! Space is limited and … Continue reading "Robot Building"
Feb 27 @ 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"
Feb 27 @ 2:30 pm – 3:45 pm Nantucket Ice
Free after school skating Registration required
Feb 27 @ 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 27 @ 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
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"