Join the Maria Mitchell Association, Nantucket Community School, and other local exhibitors for a day of science fun for the entire family. This year’s event will celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day and activities … Continue reading "Sixth Annual Science Festival"
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"
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 "Makerspace for Teens-Succulent Garden"
“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 "“We All Speak Moby-Dick”: A Multilingual Reading Event"
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"
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"
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 "Book Discussion Group: Fox 8: A Story"
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"
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"
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"
We are all in this together! Help tidy up Nantucket Island, and celebrate afterwards with a party and awards ceremony with prizes. Sign up your team at Facebook.com/nantucketlitterderby Together we can make an even bigger … Continue reading "2nd Nantucket Annual Litter Derby"
IN SPITE OF EACH OF THEIR FAMILIES BEING MERCILESS ENEMIES, ROMEO AND JULIET ARE DEEPLY IN LOVE. THE RIVALRY BETWEEN THE CAPULETS AND THE MONTAGUES WILL COST MERCUTIO’S LIFE, CAUSING ROMEO A DESIRE OF VENGEANCE … Continue reading "Bolshoi Live: Romeo and Juliet"