Sep 11 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm 1800 House
Students will be carving and detailing a feather they will design. They will sketch and cutout from sheet of Basswood, sand, shape, then burn in the detail with burning pens. Then paint in their choice … Continue reading "Carved Wooden Feathers with Bill Sarni"
Sep 12 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am Mill Hill Park. Meet next to Ye Olde Mill.
The Clean Team is a group of over four hundred Nantucketers which is dedicated to keep our Island’s beaches, dunes, roadsides and bike paths free of litter. Each “season” (from Daffodil Weekend until mid-October) every … Continue reading "ACK Clean Team"
Sep 14 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm 1800 House
We will be carving a drake Ruddy duck decoy similar to the ones used by hunters along the east coast. We will be using hand tools to carve using native white pine wood. We then … Continue reading "Carved Ruddy Duck Drake Decoy with Bill Sarni"
Sep 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Maria Mitchell Association
Join the MMA for this program designed especially for the young explorer in your family! Each session we will read a nature or science related book, then meet one of the MMA’s animal friends, and … Continue reading "Nature Story Hour"
Sep 15 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm 1800 House
We will be carving a drake Ruddy duck decoy similar to the ones used by hunters along the east coast. We will be using hand tools to carve using native white pine wood. We then … Continue reading "Carved Ruddy Duck Drake Decoy with Bill Sarni"
Sep 15 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm 1800 House
Using traditional techniques, students will have the opportunity to learn the skills needed to create an eight-pointed, star pattern Sailors Valentine.   Additionally, contemporary three dimensional techniques will be utilized to add dimensional interest to the … Continue reading "Sailors Valentine with Elizabeth Braun with Elizabeth Braun"
Sep 15 @ 9:00 am – Sep 17 @ 1:00 pm 1800 House
Using traditional techniques, students will have the opportunity to learn the skills needed to create an eight-pointed, star pattern Sailors Valentine.   Additionally, contemporary three dimensional techniques will be utilized to add dimensional interest to the … Continue reading "Sailors Valentine with Elizabeth Braun with Elizabeth Braun"
Sep 16 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm 1800 House
We will be carving a drake Ruddy duck decoy similar to the ones used by hunters along the east coast. We will be using hand tools to carve using native white pine wood. We then … Continue reading "Carved Ruddy Duck Drake Decoy with Bill Sarni"
Sep 16 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm 1800 House
Using traditional techniques, students will have the opportunity to learn the skills needed to create an eight-pointed, star pattern Sailors Valentine.   Additionally, contemporary three dimensional techniques will be utilized to add dimensional interest to the … Continue reading "Sailors Valentine with Elizabeth Braun with Elizabeth Braun"
Sep 16 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Explore the natural world through the lens of your inner artist! We will go for a short walk and practice closely observing things in the natural world which inspire us. Then we will create some … Continue reading "Nature Art & Exploration"
Sep 16 @ 7:00 pm Online
Nantucket Preservation Trust is hosting an online symposium. In 2020, NPT shifts focus from raising awareness about the need for resiliency through the lens of historic preservation in the face of sea-level rise (which we … Continue reading "Symposium: “Rescuing History: Nantucket in Response to Rising Seas”"
Sep 17 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm 1800 House
We will be carving a drake Ruddy duck decoy similar to the ones used by hunters along the east coast. We will be using hand tools to carve using native white pine wood. We then … Continue reading "Carved Ruddy Duck Drake Decoy with Bill Sarni"
Sep 17 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm 1800 House
Using traditional techniques, students will have the opportunity to learn the skills needed to create an eight-pointed, star pattern Sailors Valentine.   Additionally, contemporary three dimensional techniques will be utilized to add dimensional interest to the … Continue reading "Sailors Valentine with Elizabeth Braun with Elizabeth Braun"
Sep 17 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
What makes a forest different from a field? Through a combination of exploration, close observation, and games we will investigate the natural habitats around us. Together we will learn what a habitat is, how to … Continue reading "Habitat Hike"
Sep 17 @ 7:00 pm Online
Nantucket Preservation Trust is hosting an online symposium. In 2020, NPT shifts focus from raising awareness about the need for resiliency through the lens of historic preservation in the face of sea-level rise (which we … Continue reading "Symposium: “Rescuing History: Nantucket in Response to Rising Seas”"
Sep 24 @ 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"
Sep 27 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am Cisco Beach. Meet in the parking lot at the end of Hummock Pond Road.
The Clean Team is a group of over four hundred Nantucketers which is dedicated to keep our Island’s beaches, dunes, roadsides and bike paths free of litter. Each “season” (from Daffodil Weekend until mid-October) every … Continue reading "ACK Clean Team"
Oct 4 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm Mitchell’s Book Corner
Book Signing at Mitchell’s Book Corner
Oct 5 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm 1800 House
Reclaim your favorite chair. Participants will bring their own chairs and learn how to ready them for repair; select the proper size cane; and restore the original seat pattern.  If you need a chair to … Continue reading "Chair Caning Clinic with Liz Coffin"
Oct 6 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm 1800 House
Reclaim your favorite chair. Participants will bring their own chairs and learn how to ready them for repair; select the proper size cane; and restore the original seat pattern.  If you need a chair to … Continue reading "Chair Caning Clinic with Liz Coffin"
Oct 7 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm 1800 House
Reclaim your favorite chair. Participants will bring their own chairs and learn how to ready them for repair; select the proper size cane; and restore the original seat pattern.  If you need a chair to … Continue reading "Chair Caning Clinic with Liz Coffin"
Oct 8 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm 1800 House
Reclaim your favorite chair. Participants will bring their own chairs and learn how to ready them for repair; select the proper size cane; and restore the original seat pattern.  If you need a chair to … Continue reading "Chair Caning Clinic with Liz Coffin"
Oct 17 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm The Old Mill
More information to come.
Oct 24 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Voter Registration Deadline
Nov 3 @ 7:00 am – 8:00 pm Nantucket High School
Polls Open at Nantucket High School, Surfside Road
Nov 26 @ 7:30 pm White Heron Theatre
The classic holiday story set 30 miles out to sea.
Nov 27 @ 7:30 pm White Heron Theatre
The classic holiday story set 30 miles out to sea.
Nov 28 @ 7:30 pm White Heron Theatre
The classic holiday story set 30 miles out to sea.
Nov 29 @ 7:30 pm White Heron Theatre
The classic holiday story set 30 miles out to sea.
Dec 3 @ 7:30 pm White Heron Theatre
The classic holiday story set 30 miles out to sea.
Dec 4 @ 7:30 pm White Heron Theatre
The classic holiday story set 30 miles out to sea.
Dec 5 @ 7:30 pm White Heron Theatre
The classic holiday story set 30 miles out to sea.