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
Mar 23 all-day Our Island Home
Volunteers from the library read to residents at Our Island Home.
Mar 23 @ 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 23 @ 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 24 @ 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 24 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
 
Mar 24 @ 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 24 @ 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 24 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Danica Connors will lead this session using online teleconferencing technology. If you plan to attend, please leave your email in the sign up so we can send you the login information. Led by Danica Connors, … Continue reading "**TELECONFERENCE** Tea & Tarot"
Mar 25 @ 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 25 @ 12:00 pm Fairgrounds Restaurant
Town Manager of the Town of Nantucket
Mar 25 @ 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live music at Cisco Brewers
Mar 25 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Join discussion facilitator Kristin Guay for a conversation aboutGeorge Saunders’ 2019 short story Fox 8: A Story. Fox 8 is a darkly comic short story about the unintended consequences unleashed by our quest to tame the natural … Continue reading "**CANCELLED** Book Discussion Group: Fox 8: A Story"
Mar 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 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 "**CANCELLED** Public Speaking Practice Group"
Mar 26 @ 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 26 @ 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 26 @ 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Mar 26 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
Join us for a Food for Thought lecture by Mary Lynne Rainey about Native American Foodways on Nantucket. Exploring the archaeological evidence found through floral, faunal, and botanical assemblages from sites across the island. Mary … Continue reading "**CANCELLED** Food for Thought: Native American Foodways on Nantucket with Mary Lynne Rainey"
Mar 26 @ 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 26 @ 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 26 @ 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 27 @ 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 "**CANCELLED** Circle Time with Lizza"