Apr
26
Sun
2020
Free Walk: Heart of the Middle Moors
Apr 26 @ 11:00 am
Free Walk: Heart of the Middle Moors

This new 2.4 mile walk explores the base of Altar Rock through the highlands of Norwood Farm. Follow paths through hidden valleys and view some of the distinctive kettle ponds that comprise this unique collection of rare habitats while learning about both native and geologic history. Walk is free but space is limited, so sign up early at nantucketconservation.org

May
9
Sat
2020
Owl Prowl @ Maria Mitchell Association
May 9 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Owl Prowl @ Maria Mitchell Association

Join the MMA’s Field Ornithologist, Ginger Andrews, on an exciting night-birding experience – the Owl Prowl. After visiting our demonstration Barn Owl nest box, you will visit sites known for owls, play recordings of their calls and wait for a response or sighting. Limited transportation is available from 4 Vestal St. This program is meant for adults, but children 8 and up are welcome to register with an adult guardian. This program will be cancelled in the event of rain and refunds issued.

May
13
Wed
2020
Nantucket Wine and Food Festival
May 13 – May 17 all-day
Nantucket Wine and Food Festival

For over twenty years, the Nantucket Wine & Food Festival has brought distinguished winemakers and chefs together for a world-class epicurean celebration. Over the course of five days, the island comes alive with prestigious tastings, lunches, dinners and educational seminars.

Jun
6
Sat
2020
Owl Prowl @ Maria Mitchell Association
Jun 6 @ 7:45 pm – 9:45 pm
Owl Prowl @ Maria Mitchell Association

Join the MMA’s Field Ornithologist, Ginger Andrews, on an exciting night-birding experience – the Owl Prowl. After visiting our demonstration Barn Owl nest box, you will visit sites known for owls, play recordings of their calls and wait for a response or sighting. Limited transportation is available from 4 Vestal St. This program is meant for adults, but children 8 and up are welcome to register with an adult guardian. This program will be cancelled in the event of rain and refunds issued.

Jul
11
Sat
2020
Owl Prowl @ Maria Mitchell Association
Jul 11 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Owl Prowl @ Maria Mitchell Association

Join the MMA’s Field Ornithologist, Ginger Andrews, on an exciting night-birding experience – the Owl Prowl. After visiting our demonstration Barn Owl nest box, you will visit sites known for owls, play recordings of their calls and wait for a response or sighting. Limited transportation is available from 4 Vestal St. This program is meant for adults, but children 8 and up are welcome to register with an adult guardian. This program will be cancelled in the event of rain and refunds issued.

Jul
23
Thu
2020
Dragonfly Fundraiser @ Great Harbor Yacht Club
Jul 23 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

The Dragonfly event created to inspire change with mental illness. This year’s event will raise funds for NAMI CC&I on Nantucket & Fairwinds – Nantucket’s Counseling Center. Event will have open bar & hors d’oeuvres, music by Jeff Ross, & auction. Ticket will be $150 and will be available closer to the event: at http://www.namicapecod.org/Dragonfly-on-Nantucket.