Jul 27 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 27 @ 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 27 @ 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 27 @ 10:00 am – 5:30 pm Susan Lister Locke Gallery
Stop in to see work by Linda Saligman, who takes shell design on furniture, mirrors, and accessories to a whole new dimension. The Susan Lister Locke Gallery, 28 Easy Street. Open Mon.-Sat. 10am-5:30pm & Sun … Continue reading "Linda Saligman SEAquel Designs at Susan Lister Locke Gallery"
Jul 27 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Do you know the difference between a maze and a labyrinth? Stop by the Weezie porch and pick up a project to make at home and explore the difference! All materials and instructions are included. … Continue reading "STEM Grab & Go: Labyrinth or Maze?"
Jul 27 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Come to the Atheneum lobby to pick up a free Teen Take-and-Make Kit! Make your own hanging lantern with the supplies in the bag. Kit includes: Glass jar, fabric, wire, beads, and a candle. All … Continue reading "Teen Take-and-Make Kits: Hanging Lantern"
Jul 27 @ 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 27 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Jul 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Online
The Atheneum has decided to dedicate Mondays to all things food! Sharing recipes, cooking challenges and exploring new ingredients. This week, we will discuss cool and refreshing summer recipes and share the details for our … Continue reading "Online: Yummy Monday – Summer Recipe Swap and Spice Challenge!"
Jul 27 @ 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 28 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 28 @ 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 28 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Did you know that some Nantucketers love to eat mole crabs? Join aquarium staff to learn about the fascinating biology, ecology, and geology that make Nantucket’s beaches so unique. We will discover shells and bones of over 15 … Continue reading "Beach Biology Field Trip"
Jul 28 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm This class will be held in the Carriage House Garden located at the 1800 House.
Using historic imagery create a set of unique bowls that are prefect for serving your favorite appetizer, main course or just to admire.  This traditional method of surface decoration yields amazing results.  Your pieces will … Continue reading "Historic Transferware: A Trio of Nesting Bowls with Mary Emery Lacoursiere"
Jul 28 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am Online
Instructor Janie Hobson Dupont demonstrates how to free up space and speed up the performance on your iPhone. In addition, she leads a discussion on whether to buy a new iPhone or whether to configure … Continue reading "Online iPhone Class: Maximizing Your Device for Storage and Speed"
Jul 28 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Susan Lister Locke Gallery
RSVP at 508-228-2132 to reserve a space. The Susan Lister Locke Gallery, 28 Easy Street. Open Mon.-Sat. 10am-5:30pm & Sun by appointment. Details: 508.228.2132 susanlisterlocke.com Instagram: @susanlisterlocke
Jul 28 @ 10:00 am – 5:30 pm Susan Lister Locke Gallery
Stop in to see work by Linda Saligman, who takes shell design on furniture, mirrors, and accessories to a whole new dimension. The Susan Lister Locke Gallery, 28 Easy Street. Open Mon.-Sat. 10am-5:30pm & Sun … Continue reading "Linda Saligman SEAquel Designs at Susan Lister Locke Gallery"
Jul 28 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Do you know the difference between a maze and a labyrinth? Stop by the Weezie porch and pick up a project to make at home and explore the difference! All materials and instructions are included. … Continue reading "STEM Grab & Go: Labyrinth or Maze?"
Jul 28 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
This week’s reading is Please Please the Bees by Gerald Kelly – simply click on the link provided to hear a reading by Rashida Jones. When you’re through, we’ve got all the supplies and instructions ready for you to … Continue reading "Story & Craft Grab & Go: Mason Bee Hive"
Jul 28 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Did you know that some Nantucketers love to eat mole crabs? Join aquarium staff to learn about the fascinating biology, ecology, and geology that make Nantucket’s beaches so unique. We will discover shells and bones of over 15 … Continue reading "Beach Biology Field Trip"
Jul 28 @ 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 28 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Jul 28 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm Online, Zoom
Join Kelly Omand, Ecologist and Botanist for the Nantucket Conservation Foundation, for a virtual tour around the island. In this Zoom presentation we’ll visit NCF conservation properties from Head of the Plains to Squam Farm … Continue reading "Online Presentation: Kelly Omand, The Fabulous Flora of Nantucket"
Jul 28 @ 5:30 pm Online, Zoom
Join Kelly Omand, Ecologist and Botanist for the Nantucket Conservation Foundation, for a virtual tour around the island. In this Zoom presentation we’ll visit NCF conservation properties from Head of the Plains to Squam Farm … Continue reading "The Fabulous Flora of Nantucket Online with Kelly Omand"
Jul 28 @ 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 29 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 29 @ 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 29 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
This week’s Art Grab & Go Bag craft is Egg Carton Goldfish! Each bag contains enough materials to assemble one goldfish. Scissors, paint, and glue not included. Suggested for ages 3+, younger crafters may need … Continue reading "Art Grab & Go Bag: Egg Carton Goldfish"
Jul 29 @ 10:00 am – 5:30 pm Susan Lister Locke Gallery
Stop in to see work by Linda Saligman, who takes shell design on furniture, mirrors, and accessories to a whole new dimension. The Susan Lister Locke Gallery, 28 Easy Street. Open Mon.-Sat. 10am-5:30pm & Sun … Continue reading "Linda Saligman SEAquel Designs at Susan Lister Locke Gallery"
Jul 29 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Do you know the difference between a maze and a labyrinth? Stop by the Weezie porch and pick up a project to make at home and explore the difference! All materials and instructions are included. … Continue reading "STEM Grab & Go: Labyrinth or Maze?"
Jul 29 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
This week’s reading is Please Please the Bees by Gerald Kelly – simply click on the link provided to hear a reading by Rashida Jones. When you’re through, we’ve got all the supplies and instructions ready for you to … Continue reading "Story & Craft Grab & Go: Mason Bee Hive"
Jul 29 @ 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 29 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Jul 29 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Online
Creating vivid, compelling characters requires writers to be part psychoanalyst/ part storyteller. For this session we’ll talk about how to put complexity in our characters – what do they want? How they go about getting … Continue reading "Online Writer’s Workshop: Characters & Their Quirks"
Jul 29 @ 7:00 pm Online, Zoom
Jul 29 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Online
John P. Regan, P.E. is the City of St Augustine City Manager.  He is a University of Florida graduate in Environmental Engineering with a minor in Environmental Sciences.  John has been with the City of … Continue reading "Virtual Science Speaker Series: John Regan"
Jul 29 @ 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 30 – Aug 1 all-day
As the NHA’s premier summer fundraiser, Nantucket by Design celebrates the island’s unique influence on American design with engaging lectures, an on-line antique show, and lively panel discussions. After careful consideration, the NHA is going … Continue reading "Nantucket by Design – Virtual"
Jul 30 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 30 @ 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 30 @ 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 30 @ 10:00 am – 5:30 pm Susan Lister Locke Gallery
Stop in to see work by Linda Saligman, who takes shell design on furniture, mirrors, and accessories to a whole new dimension. The Susan Lister Locke Gallery, 28 Easy Street. Open Mon.-Sat. 10am-5:30pm & Sun … Continue reading "Linda Saligman SEAquel Designs at Susan Lister Locke Gallery"
Jul 30 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Do you know the difference between a maze and a labyrinth? Stop by the Weezie porch and pick up a project to make at home and explore the difference! All materials and instructions are included. … Continue reading "STEM Grab & Go: Labyrinth or Maze?"
Jul 30 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
This week’s reading is Please Please the Bees by Gerald Kelly – simply click on the link provided to hear a reading by Rashida Jones. When you’re through, we’ve got all the supplies and instructions ready for you to … Continue reading "Story & Craft Grab & Go: Mason Bee Hive"
Jul 30 @ 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 30 @ 11:30 am Online, Zoom
Join friends for lunch via Zoom and enjoy a live presentation with keynote speaker Alessandra Branca. Our vivacious and talented keynote speaker is a world renowned designer who will discuss how she creates “Sanctuary” in her designs. Alessandra’s interiors … Continue reading "Nantucket by Design – Virtual Design Luncheon"
Jul 30 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Jul 30 @ 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 30 @ 6:00 pm Online
The NHA is pleased to partner with The Nantucket Summer Antiques Show through an on-line platform. All ticket purchasers will get the exclusive first look at the collections of 32 dealers. Enjoy an opening talk … Continue reading "The Nantucket Summer Antiques Show Virtual Preview Party"
Jul 30 @ 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"