Mar 14 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Kerry Bridges and Kathy Butterworth offer a workshop on how to take control of your finances. They will address the usefulness of budgeting, using community resources, why your credit rating is important, and sharing financial … Continue reading "**Cancelled** Financial Empowerment Workshop"
Mar 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Nantucket Atheneum
Come join us for some creative construction! The library will supply the LEGO bricks and a CHALLENGE for you to complete. Program is FREE but space is limited. Please register for only one session per … Continue reading "**Cancelled** Library LEGO Challenge"
Mar 14 @ 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 "**CANCELLED** Help Feed the Hungry Vertebrates"
Mar 14 @ 10:30 am Cisco Brewers
The March 14 Shamrock Run 5K road race has been postponed to an undetermined date later this spring.   A fun, family oriented annual event that also raises monies for the Nantucket Safe Harbor for … Continue reading "**Postponed** Nantucket Shamrock Run"
Mar 14 @ 12:55 pm The Dreamland
The great bass-baritone Sir Bryn Terfel returns to the company for the first time since 2012, in the title role of the cursed sea captain doomed to sail the open ocean for eternity. Valery Gergiev … Continue reading "MET Live: Der Fliegende Hollander (The Flying Dutchman)"
Mar 14 @ 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Mar 14 @ 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.
Mar 15 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
Nantucket Atheneum’s annual One Book One Island community reading program. This year’s selection is The Overstory by Richard Powers. Includes conversation, displays, food, music – Aidan Sherry & Jason Sullivan guitar duo and the Nantucket … Continue reading "**Cancled** One Book One Island Closing Celebration"
Mar 15 @ 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Mar 15 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm Nantucket Atheneum
The Atheneum and Dharma Yoga invite you to our 2020 series which offers free Yoga classes for all levels once a month with instructors Joann Burnham and Sheri Perelman. The sessions include readings from the … Continue reading "Yoga Class: Words to Breathe By, Yoga And The Spoken Word"
Mar 16 all-day Our Island Home
Volunteers from the library read to residents at Our Island Home.
Mar 16 @ 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!
Mar 16 @ 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"
Mar 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm The Saltbox
Science Pub at The Saltbox. Monday, March 16 from 6-8pm. Free and open to all. Food and drinks available to purchase.
Mar 17 @ 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 "**CANCELED** Music in the Morning"
Mar 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am Nantucket Atheneum
Join Janey Hobson Dupont for a hands on workshop on how to get the best from your iPhone and iPad. Janey covers basic settings, apps, security and social media, protecting your digital legacy. March 10: … Continue reading "**CANCELLED** iPhone & iPad Class With Janey Hobson Dupont"
Mar 17 @ 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 "**CANCELED** Pints & Paints"
Mar 17 @ 5:15 pm – 6:30 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Folk Rock 1.0 is a four-session course taught by Charley Walters. Each class discusses a different stage in the genre’s development. Along with Walters’ remarks, there will also be music and photographs. In this session, … Continue reading "**CANCELED** Folk Rock 1.0 – Dylan Goes Electric"
Mar 17 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
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 "**CANCELLED** Have Dice – Will Adventure: Game Night at the Atheneum"
Mar 17 @ 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.
Mar 17 @ 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 "**CANCELLED** Short Play Festival Meeting – Reviewing Submissions"
Mar 18 all-day Nantucket Atheneum
Even though the Atheneum building is closed, library patrons still have access to many services based on our website. Join Janet Forest for an online tutorial about the Atheneum’s Kanopy and Hoopla offerings and start … Continue reading "Online Class: Kanopy & Hoopla"
Mar 18 @ 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 "**CANCELLED** LVA – Beginner English Class"
Mar 18 @ 12:00 pm Fairgrounds Restaurant
Nantucket Golf Club Foundation
Mar 18 @ 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live music at Cisco Brewers
Mar 19 all-day
Join Janet Forest for an online tutorial about Mango Languages, a language learning program offered through the Nantucket Atheneum website, which is available free to all library card holders. Mango Languages is focused on practical, … Continue reading "Online Class: Mango – Language Courses"
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 "**Cancelled** Toddler Time"
Mar 19 @ 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.
Mar 19 @ 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Mar 19 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Teens grades 6-12 are welcomed to the Atheneum for some book talk, Teen program ideas, trivia and prizes, and pizza. All are welcome! Contact Ellen at eyoung@nantucketatheneum.org for information and RSVP.
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 19 @ 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 "**CANCELLED** Literacy Volunteers of the Atheneum Beginner’s English Class"
Mar 19 @ 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 "**Cancelled** Literacy Volunteers of the Atheneum Intermediate/Advanced English Class"
Mar 19 @ 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.
Mar 20 @ 9:45 am – 10:15 am Nantucket Atheneum
Join Lizza Obremski in the Atheneum Gallery for fun and stories with her amazing animal friends. Free admission. Appropriate for ages 2-7. Space is limited. Tickets are available the day of the program when the … Continue reading "**Cancelled** Nanpuppets"
Mar 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Gain the skills to parent effectively with positive techniques. RSVP at 508-228-9189. Presented by Health Imperatives.
Mar 20 @ 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Mar 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm St. Paul's Church
Musack presents a night of music with Jonathan Richman with Tommy Larkins with all proceeds going to support our music programs around the world.
Mar 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Bored with school, Lorraine and John search for other activities to fill the time. One of these (random phone calls) leads to a meeting with a retired widower, Mr. Pignati, whose hobby happens to be … Continue reading "**POSTPONED** TWN Staged Reading: The Pigman"
Mar 20 @ 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.
Mar 20 @ 8:30 pm – 10:30 pm Nantucket Boys and Girls Club
https://nantucketboysandgirlsclub.org/nbgc-coronavirus-updates/ Join Young community leaders for an open discussion.
Mar 21 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket High School Gymnasium
Due to an abundance of caution and upon careful review of the latest national and state recommendations regarding COVID-19, the Maria Mitchell Association and the Nantucket Community School have decided to cancel the 2020 Nantucket … Continue reading "**Cancelled** Sixth Annual Science Festival"
Mar 21 @ 11:00 am
Join Nantucket Conservation Foundation for a walk through this remote area tucked away on the west end of the island and learn about the Foundation’s collaborative efforts with the Nantucket Land Bank to restore and … Continue reading "Free Walk: Massasoit Plains"
Mar 21 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Brighten up your winter world with a pot full of felt succulents. Learn to make a variety of everlasting plants that require no care. All tools and materials will be supplied. No experience required. FREE … Continue reading "**CANCELLED** Makerspace for Teens-Succulent Garden"
Mar 21 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Nantucket Historical Commission’s monthly public meeting.
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 "**POSTPONED** “We All Speak Moby-Dick”: A Multilingual Reading Event"
Mar 21 @ 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Mar 21 @ 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.
Mar 22 @ 12:00 pm – 3:30 pm Nantucket Cottage Hospital
Free event for kids and their families in Nantucket Cottage Hospital, 57 Prospect Street. The Be Well Kids Health Fair will feature free health screenings, speakers, and community resource information from an array of island … Continue reading "**CANCELLED** Kids Health Fair"
Mar 22 @ 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers