Feb 5 @ 12:00 pm Fairgrounds Restaurant
Interfaith Council
Feb 6 @ 5:30 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
Join us for a Food for Thought lecture by Nancy Newhouse about the Hospital Thrift Shop and the Gift of Thrift! Nancy Newhouse will talk about the history of the Hospital Thrift Shop, its impact … Continue reading "Food for Thought: Gift of Thrift with Nancy Newhouse"
Feb 12 @ 12:00 pm Fairgrounds Restaurant
Friends of the Nantucket Public Schools
Feb 12 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
There is increasing attention to teen brain development and how it impacts how teens behave and take risks – such as using alcohol and drugs – and what this means for parents and teachers of … Continue reading "Presentation: Dr. Ruth Potee, Adolescent Brain Development"
Feb 13 @ 5:30 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
Join us for a Food for Thought lecture by Betsy Tyler about her new NHA publication, A Thousand Leagues of Blue, The Pacific Whaling Voyages of Charles and Susan Veeder of Nantucket. This beautifully illustrated, … Continue reading "Food for Thought: Thousand Leagues of Blue with Betsy Tyler"
Feb 15 @ 11:00 am Bartlett's Farm
Life coach Janet Forest will share tools, strategies, and tips on how to declutter your spaces without getting overwhelmed.  Free talk in The Hayloft at Bartlett’s Farm,
Feb 19 @ 12:00 pm Fairgrounds Restaurant
Mass State Senator and Mass State Representative
Feb 20 @ 5:30 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
Join us for a Food for Thought lecture by Cary Hazlegrove about how Nantucket has been the main inspiration of her photography life. Cary Hazelgrove has been photographing every corner of Nantucket for over 40 … Continue reading "Food for Thought: Photography Life of Cary Hazlegrove"
Feb 27 @ 5:30 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
Join us for a Food for Thought lecture by Ginger Andrews about Owls on Nantucket! Ginger will present a short history of Nantucket Barn Owls, talk about her on-going research at the edge of Barn … Continue reading "Food for Thought: On the Prowl for Owls with Ginger Andrews"
Mar 4 @ 12:00 pm Fairgrounds Restaurant
Director of Sesachacha heathlands Wildlife Sanctuary
Mar 5 @ 5:30 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
Join us for a Food for Thought lecture by Dr. Aylssa Novak & Carl Sjolund on Eelgrass Restoration.
Mar 12 @ 5:30 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
Join us for a Food for Thought special community share surrounding One Book One Island in partnership with Nantucket Atheneum.
Mar 19 @ 5:30 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
Join us for a Food for Thought lecture by Amelia Holmes, NHA Associatie Director of the Research Library and Sara David, NHA Digitization Archivist for a special presentation of Our Treasures at Your Fingertips.
Apr 25 @ 9:30 am – 3:00 pm
Visit town early to view the beauteously bedecked vintage cars line up on Main Street. (Drivers are often garbed in themes costume!) Cote on your favorites “People’s Choice” ballots are available outside the Chamber office … Continue reading "46th Annual Daffodil Festival Weekend Antique Car Parade & Tailgate Picnic"
Apr 25 @ 10:30 am Childrens Beach
Fun for children of all ages and their families! Decorate your bicycle, wagon, skateboard, baby carriage or other self-propelled vehicles with a Daffodil theme, or simply come decked out in your best Daffy gear! Ribbons … Continue reading "46th Annual Daffodil Festival Children’s Parade"
Apr 25 @ 10:45 am Childrens Beach
Show off your creativity with a festively decorated, Daffodil-themed hat (elegant or goofy… it’s all fabulous fun!) and join the Pageant! Open to men, women, & children. Ribbons awarded in adult & children’s categories. Start … Continue reading "46th Annual Daffodil Festival Hat Pageant"
Apr 25 @ 11:30 am Childrens Beach
Grab your picnic lunches and head to Children’s Beach for an original performance of Lizza Obremski’s phenomenal Nanpuppets to delight all ages. A Nantucket Island Chamber of Commerce signature event.
Apr 25 @ 12:00 pm Top of Main Street
Nantucket Music Center’s drumline will be performing at the top of Main Street. A Nantucket Island Chamber of Commerce signature event
Apr 25 @ 12:30 pm
All friendly, leashed pooches are welcome to participate! (Daffy costumes & decoration strongly encouraged.) 1st, 2nd, & 3rd place prizes awarded; must be registered to win. Register ahead of time from 10:00 AM to 12:00 … Continue reading "10th Annual Daffy Dog Parade"