Jul 18 all-day Nantucket Atheneum
Come stroll through our StoryWalk in the Atheneum Garden! This month’s book is Pie is for Sharing by Stephanie Parsley Ledyard and illustrated by Jason Chin. A picnic, a beach, a pie cut into pieces and shared … Continue reading "StoryWalk: Pie is for Sharing"
Jul 19 @ 8:30 am
A 2-1/2 mile, 55 minute nonstop exercise walk with historic commentary past spectacular summer homes on Nantucket. No reservations necessary.
Jul 19 @ 11:00 am
Led by the 3-time runner-up in the Nantucket History Quiz Bowl, 1/2 mile, 80 min. Starts at 11am at Centre and Main in front of the brick bank building. Please arrive 10 min early No … Continue reading "Historic Downtown Walking Tour"
Jul 19 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Jul 19 @ 6:00 pm Childrens Beach
Bring a blanket or some chairs and head over to Children’s Beach for some Island Tunes (a limited version)with Steve Tuna, Ron Lefebvre, and his most awesome niece Alecia Carpenter.
Jul 19 @ 8:00 pm Meet the guide at Centre & Main streets 10 minutes early.
The most popular walking tour ever on Nantucket. A fascinating evening stroll to five of the island’s most haunted locations, led by the original guide. $20 for Adults; $15 for Seniors (65+) and Teens; $5 … Continue reading "Nantucket Ghost Walk – Town Route"
Jul 20 all-day Nantucket Atheneum
Come stroll through our StoryWalk in the Atheneum Garden! This month’s book is Pie is for Sharing by Stephanie Parsley Ledyard and illustrated by Jason Chin. A picnic, a beach, a pie cut into pieces and shared … Continue reading "StoryWalk: Pie is for Sharing"
Jul 20 all-day Nantucket Atheneum
Come to the Atheneum lobby to pick up your Teen Take-and-Make kit! Here’s a fun variation of the flip book-instead of pictures, moving designs are created using punched holes. Try using different shaped punches or … Continue reading "Teen Take-and-Make Kits – Hole Punch Flip Book"
Jul 20 @ 8:30 am
A 2-1/2 mile, 55 minute nonstop exercise walk with historic commentary past spectacular summer homes on Nantucket. No reservations necessary.
Jul 20 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Online
This online seminar is designed for you to further your knowledge in needlework from the safety of your own space.  Whether you want to begin a new project or complete an unfinished one this is … Continue reading "Online Needlepoint Seminar with Patsy Ernst"
Jul 20 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Stop by the Weezie porch and pick up a fun project to make at home. Learn all about fingerprinting and then classify your own fingerprints. To extend the activity further call the Weezie Desk at … Continue reading "STEM Grab & Go: Fingerprinting"
Jul 20 @ 11:00 am
Led by the 3-time runner-up in the Nantucket History Quiz Bowl, 1/2 mile, 80 min. Starts at 11am at Centre and Main in front of the brick bank building. Please arrive 10 min early No … Continue reading "Historic Downtown Walking Tour"
Jul 20 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Jul 20 @ 8:00 pm Meet the guide at Centre & Main streets 10 minutes early.
The most popular walking tour ever on Nantucket. A fascinating evening stroll to five of the island’s most haunted locations, led by the original guide. $20 for Adults; $15 for Seniors (65+) and Teens; $5 … Continue reading "Nantucket Ghost Walk – Town Route"
Jul 21 all-day Nantucket Atheneum
Come stroll through our StoryWalk in the Atheneum Garden! This month’s book is Pie is for Sharing by Stephanie Parsley Ledyard and illustrated by Jason Chin. A picnic, a beach, a pie cut into pieces and shared … Continue reading "StoryWalk: Pie is for Sharing"
Jul 21 all-day Nantucket Atheneum
Come to the Atheneum lobby to pick up your Teen Take-and-Make kit! Here’s a fun variation of the flip book-instead of pictures, moving designs are created using punched holes. Try using different shaped punches or … Continue reading "Teen Take-and-Make Kits – Hole Punch Flip Book"
Jul 21 @ 8:30 am
A 2 mile,45-50 minute  nonstop, morning exercise walk, with historic commentary past the most beautiful gardens and yards of Nantucket town.
Jul 21 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am Online
This class is an extension of iPhone Photography. We will explore more cool photo techniques, how to organize photos, what photo metadata is, how Google Photo App functions with iPhones, how facial recognition works, and … Continue reading "Online iPhone Class: Digital Photography"
Jul 21 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Stop by the Weezie porch and pick up a fun project to make at home. Learn all about fingerprinting and then classify your own fingerprints. To extend the activity further call the Weezie Desk at … Continue reading "STEM Grab & Go: Fingerprinting"
Jul 21 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
This week’s reading is Dance is for Everyone by Andrea Zuill – simply click on the link provided to hear a reading by Jacqueline Perkins. When you’re through, we’ve got all the supplies and instructions ready for you to … Continue reading "Story & Craft Grab & Go: Tutus!"
Jul 21 @ 11:00 am
Led by the 3-time runner-up in the Nantucket History Quiz Bowl, 1/2 mile, 80 min. Starts at 11am at Centre and Main in front of the brick bank building. Please arrive 10 min early No … Continue reading "Historic Downtown Walking Tour"
Jul 21 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Jul 21 @ 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm This class will be held in the Carriage House Garden located at the 1800 House.
Penwork decoration has been used since  the 18th century on furniture, frames and boxes, often to create the illusion of inlaid ivory.  IN this workshop you will learn how to transfer a design and using  … Continue reading "Penwork Mirror Frame with Mary Emery Lacoursiere"
Jul 21 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Online
Led by Danica Connors, who has been reading tarot personally and professionally for over 30 years, this class is for anyone interested in Tarot cards. Danica will cover some of the basics in the first … Continue reading "Online: Tea & Tarot"
Jul 21 @ 8:00 pm
The most popular walking tour ever on Nantucket. A fascinating evening stroll to five of the island’s most haunted locations, led by the original guide. $20 for Adults; $15 for Seniors (65+) and Teens; $5 … Continue reading "Nantucket Ghost Walk – Cemetery Route"
Jul 22 all-day Nantucket Atheneum
Come stroll through our StoryWalk in the Atheneum Garden! This month’s book is Pie is for Sharing by Stephanie Parsley Ledyard and illustrated by Jason Chin. A picnic, a beach, a pie cut into pieces and shared … Continue reading "StoryWalk: Pie is for Sharing"
Jul 22 all-day Nantucket Atheneum
Come to the Atheneum lobby to pick up your Teen Take-and-Make kit! Here’s a fun variation of the flip book-instead of pictures, moving designs are created using punched holes. Try using different shaped punches or … Continue reading "Teen Take-and-Make Kits – Hole Punch Flip Book"
Jul 22 @ 8:30 am
A 2 mile,45-50 minute  nonstop, morning exercise walk, with historic commentary past the most beautiful gardens and yards of Nantucket town.
Jul 22 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Stop by the Weezie porch and pick up a fun project to make at home. Learn all about fingerprinting and then classify your own fingerprints. To extend the activity further call the Weezie Desk at … Continue reading "STEM Grab & Go: Fingerprinting"
Jul 22 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
This week’s reading is Dance is for Everyone by Andrea Zuill – simply click on the link provided to hear a reading by Jacqueline Perkins. When you’re through, we’ve got all the supplies and instructions ready for you to … Continue reading "Story & Craft Grab & Go: Tutus!"
Jul 22 @ 11:00 am
Led by the 3-time runner-up in the Nantucket History Quiz Bowl, 1/2 mile, 80 min. Starts at 11am at Centre and Main in front of the brick bank building. Please arrive 10 min early No … Continue reading "Historic Downtown Walking Tour"
Jul 22 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Jul 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm online, Zoom/YouTube
The Nantucket Atheneum’s Janet Forest will moderate a discussion with island residents on racism and discrimination in the workforce on Nantucket. The conversation will cover what barriers and obstacles people of color face in our … Continue reading "Online: The Nantucket Perspective: Racism and Discrimination in Our Island’s Workforce"
Jul 22 @ 8:00 pm
The most popular walking tour ever on Nantucket. A fascinating evening stroll to five of the island’s most haunted locations, led by the original guide. $20 for Adults; $15 for Seniors (65+) and Teens; $5 … Continue reading "Nantucket Ghost Walk – Cemetery Route"
Jul 23 all-day Nantucket Atheneum
Come stroll through our StoryWalk in the Atheneum Garden! This month’s book is Pie is for Sharing by Stephanie Parsley Ledyard and illustrated by Jason Chin. A picnic, a beach, a pie cut into pieces and shared … Continue reading "StoryWalk: Pie is for Sharing"
Jul 23 @ 7:30 am – 9:00 am
Join Nantucket Conservation Foundation President & CEO Cormac Collier for a middle moors run stopping off at beautiful vistas and interesting ecological sites along the way. 3.5 mile loop starting at the parking lot off … Continue reading "Conservation Run with the President & CEO"
Jul 23 @ 8:30 am
A 2 mile,45-50 minute  nonstop, morning exercise walk, with historic commentary past the most beautiful gardens and yards of Nantucket town.
Jul 23 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Join Nantucket Conservation Foundation botanist Kelly Omand for a walk through the NCF Sanford Farm/Ram Pasture property, discovering the unusual wet meadows around The Barn and descending to Ram Pasture to visit our globally rare … Continue reading "Botany at The Barn & Ram Pasture with Kelly Omand"
Jul 23 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am Online
This online class  is an exclusive design for the NHA by Lucy Dillon and interpreted by Ms. Bouriez in Crewel Embroidery stitches and basic Gold Work stitches.  It gives the Needle worker an opportunity to … Continue reading "Online Golden Bough Crewel Embroidery: Master Class with Edith Bouriez"
Jul 23 @ 10:00 am – 5:30 pm Susan Lister Locke Gallery
We are showing new works by our super-talented, multi-medium artist Anne Marie Bratton We are COVID prepared, Masks must be worn …Tiaras — optional!!
Jul 23 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Stop by the Weezie porch and pick up a fun project to make at home. Learn all about fingerprinting and then classify your own fingerprints. To extend the activity further call the Weezie Desk at … Continue reading "STEM Grab & Go: Fingerprinting"
Jul 23 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
This week’s reading is Dance is for Everyone by Andrea Zuill – simply click on the link provided to hear a reading by Jacqueline Perkins. When you’re through, we’ve got all the supplies and instructions ready for you to … Continue reading "Story & Craft Grab & Go: Tutus!"
Jul 23 @ 11:00 am
Led by the 3-time runner-up in the Nantucket History Quiz Bowl, 1/2 mile, 80 min. Starts at 11am at Centre and Main in front of the brick bank building. Please arrive 10 min early No … Continue reading "Historic Downtown Walking Tour"
Jul 23 @ 2:00 pm Meet at 1 New Street in Siasconset
Learn about the unique fishing settlement at the eastern edge of the island. The 75 minute tour focuses on the early “whalehouses” as well as the village’s boom as a seaside resort and actors colony at … Continue reading "’Sconset Walking Tour"
Jul 23 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Jul 23 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm Online
Weekly trivia games for teens, using Zoom and Kahoot. Test your knowledge with all things trivia! Multiple choice and true/ false questions. Open to all teens entering 6-12th grades. Email eyoung@nantucketatheneum.org for login information.
Jul 23 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm Great Harbor Yacht Club
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, … Continue reading "CANCELED Dragonfly Fundraiser"
Jul 23 @ 8:00 pm
The most popular walking tour ever on Nantucket. A fascinating evening stroll to five of the island’s most haunted locations, led by the original guide. $20 for Adults; $15 for Seniors (65+) and Teens; $5 … Continue reading "Nantucket Ghost Walk – Cemetery Route"
Jul 24 @ 8:30 am
A 2-1/2 mile, 55 minute nonstop exercise walk with historic commentary past spectacular summer homes on Nantucket. No reservations necessary.
Jul 24 @ 10:00 am – 5:30 pm Susan Lister Locke Gallery
We are showing new works by our super-talented, multi-medium artist Anne Marie Bratton We are COVID prepared, Masks must be worn …Tiaras — optional!!