Food For Thought: “The Battle to Integrate Nantucket Schools Before the Civil War” with Barbara White
Join NHA Research Fellow Barbara White for a lecture on the struggle to integrate Nantucket Public Schools prior to the Civil War. Barbara White is the author of three books about Nantucket history: A Line … Continue reading "Food For Thought: “The Battle to Integrate Nantucket Schools Before the Civil War” with Barbara White"
Explore the pottery wheel in this fun and messy class! Beginners will explore the basics while more advanced students will explore more challenging techniques.
Students will explore various water-based art mediums (tempera, watercolor, and acrylics) and art styles ranging from realism, impressionism, pointillism, expressionism through abstract, conceptual and action painting while creating large-scale paintings in this fun class.
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 "LVA – Beginner 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 "LVA – Intermediate/Advanced English Class"
The Dreamland is participating in a world-wide return to theaters for the 40th anniversary of this comedy classic! Monty Python delivers the group’s sharpest and smartest satire of both religion and Hollywood’s epic films. Set … Continue reading "Movie: Monty’s Python’s Life of Brian"
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"
Learn how to make dumplings with Mirabai of Big Hug Dumplings. Come join and learn how Big Hug creates their dumplings in this hands-on class where we will be rolling both of Big Hugs’ signature … Continue reading "Hands-On Dumpling Making Class with Mirabai"
Easter Egg Hunt for Ages 6 and younger. The egg hunt starts in the Bartlett Farm Garden Center. All participants get a prize. Photos with the Easter Bunny will be available from 10 am till … Continue reading "Easter Egg Hunt for Ages 6 and younger."
A blank page can be just as intimidating as a blank canvas! This workshop concentrates on how to put words to the images you create. Often when artists start thinking about what they do and … Continue reading "The Writing Artist with Elizabeth Congdon"