Jul 22 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
Live music on the Whaling Museum Roofwalk with Foggy Roots presented by Fisher Real Estate.
Jul 23 @ 7:00 am First Congregational Church
Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Very limited on-site parking for handicapped. Russian pianist, Ilya Yakushev, appeared on our Series in 2017 with cellist Thomas Mesa. He delighted our audience so much, he is now back … Continue reading "Russian pianist, Ilya Yakushev in Concert"
Jul 23 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Jul 24 @ 9:45 am – 10:45 am Nantucket Atheneum
Our Story and Craft program is for children 4-9 years of age. Children under the age of 6 must be accompanied by a caregiver. Each week we will be reading a specially selected book and … Continue reading "Story & Craft: Tutus!"
Jul 24 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Jul 25 @ 9:45 am – 10:15 am Nantucket Atheneum
A 25-30 minute story time for toddlers ages 18-36 months. Free admission. No reservation required, but program is limited to first 10 toddlers and their caregivers. Tickets available at the Children’s Desk when the library … Continue reading "Toddler Time"
Jul 25 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm Mitchell’s Book Corner
author of Appearances
Jul 25 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Gallery, Nantucket Atheneum
Reading Education Assistance Dogs (R.E.A.D.) are therapy dogs trained to be good listeners. This program is a fun, relaxed and nonjudgmental way to become more confident and simply ENJOY reading. Our furry friends just want … Continue reading "Read to a Buddy"
Jul 25 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Cowpunky Country
Jul 26 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Jul 27 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm Mitchell’s Book Corner
Author of Under Sun Stars and Sails: A Whaling Family’s Life at Sea
Jul 27 @ 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Jul 28 @ 3:00 pm – 5:30 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Jul 29 @ 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Jul 29 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
Enjoy an evening of live music on the rooftop with light bites and refreshments.
Jul 30 @ 7:00 am First Congregational Church
Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Very limited on-site parking for handicapped. Greta Feeney, soprano, grew up on Nantucket, then left to sing with the San Francisco Opera for 15 years. Now Chair of the Vocal … Continue reading "Greta Feeney in Concert"
Jul 30 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Jul 30 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Chris Hanson is a songwriter and performer from California. He and his wife, Christine, recently lived on Nantucket anduring that time Hanson recorded an album at the Nantucket Music Center with Floyd and other musicians … Continue reading "Concert: Chris Hanson & Friends"
Jul 31 @ 9:45 am – 10:45 am Nantucket Atheneum
Our Story and Craft program is for children 4-9 years of age. Children under the age of 6 must be accompanied by a caregiver. Each week we will be reading a specially selected book and … Continue reading "Story & Craft: Snakes in the Grass!"
Jul 31 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm Mitchell’s Book Corner
 
Jul 31 @ 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live music at Cisco Brewers
Aug 1 @ 9:45 am – 10:15 am Nantucket Atheneum
A 25-30 minute story time for toddlers ages 18-36 months. Free admission. No reservation required, but program is limited to first 10 toddlers and their caregivers. Tickets available at the Children’s Desk when the library … Continue reading "Toddler Time"
Aug 1 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Gallery, Nantucket Atheneum
Reading Education Assistance Dogs (R.E.A.D.) are therapy dogs trained to be good listeners. This program is a fun, relaxed and nonjudgmental way to become more confident and simply ENJOY reading. Our furry friends just want … Continue reading "Read to a Buddy"
Aug 1 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Cowpunky Country
Aug 2 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am Nantucket Atheneum
Called the ‘Musical Ambassador to Children’ and the ‘Pied Piper of Louisiana Music Traditions,’ Johnette Downing is a multi-award winning musician and author who serves up a gumbo of Louisiana roots music and books in … Continue reading "Johnette Downing: Songs from the Gumbo Pot"
Aug 2 @ 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live music at Cisco Brewers
Aug 3 @ 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live music at Cisco Brewers
Aug 4 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live music at Cisco Brewers
Aug 5 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
Live music on the Whaling Museum Roofwalk with Foggy Roots presented by Fisher Real Estate.
Aug 6 @ 7:00 am First Congregational Church
Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Very limited on-site parking for handicapped. PubliQuartet returns after wowing us in 2014. The Washington Post says, “a perfect encapsulation of today’s trends in chamber music.” They love to ‘jam’ … Continue reading "PubliQuartet in Concert"
Aug 6 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Aug 6 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm Nantucket Atheneum
The multi-talented saxophonist George Young returns to the Great Hall with pianist Anthony Healy for an evening of jazz and standards. Young plays over ten instruments and has performed with Eric Clapton, Mariah Carey, Celine … Continue reading "Concert: George Young & Anthony Healy"
Aug 7 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Aug 7 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Nantucket Atheneum
in The Breakthrough:Immunotherapy and the Race to Cure Cancer, Charles Graeber guides readers through the revolutionary scientific research that has brought immunotherapy out of the realm of the miraculous and into the forefront of 21st … Continue reading "Author Talk: Charles Graeber, The Breakthrough"
Aug 8 @ 9:45 am – 10:15 am Nantucket Atheneum
A 25-30 minute story time for toddlers ages 18-36 months. Free admission. No reservation required, but program is limited to first 10 toddlers and their caregivers. Tickets available at the Children’s Desk when the library … Continue reading "Toddler Time"
Aug 8 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Gallery, Nantucket Atheneum
Reading Education Assistance Dogs (R.E.A.D.) are therapy dogs trained to be good listeners. This program is a fun, relaxed and nonjudgmental way to become more confident and simply ENJOY reading. Our furry friends just want … Continue reading "Read to a Buddy"
Aug 8 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Cowpunky Country
Aug 9 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Aug 10 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Aug 11 @ 3:00 pm – 5:30 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Aug 12 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
Enjoy an evening of live music on the rooftop with light bites and refreshments.
Aug 13 @ 7:00 am First Congregational Church
Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Very limited on-site parking for handicapped. Baritone, Thomas Glass, won the 2019 Metropolitan Opera National Auditions. Joined by his fiancée, Gabrielle Skinner, viola, and Kyle Naig, pianist, to perform the … Continue reading "Baritone, Thomas Glass in Concert"
Aug 13 @ 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Aug 14 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Join us in the garden for some ice cream to celebrate your summer reading accomplishments! We’ll have ice cream from Island Kitchen and our prize book cart will be filled with a great selection of … Continue reading "Summer Reading Closing Party"
Aug 14 @ 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Aug 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Neuroscientist Dr. Susan Hockfield believes we are on the cusp of a new convergence where discoveries in biology will come together with engineering to produce another array of almost inconceivable technologies’ Virus-built batteries. Protein-based water … Continue reading "Author Talk: Dr. Susan Hockfield, ‘The Age of Living Machines’"
Aug 15 @ 9:45 am – 10:15 am Nantucket Atheneum
A 25-30 minute story time for toddlers ages 18-36 months. Free admission. No reservation required, but program is limited to first 10 toddlers and their caregivers. Tickets available at the Children’s Desk when the library … Continue reading "Toddler Time"
Aug 15 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Gallery, Nantucket Atheneum
Reading Education Assistance Dogs (R.E.A.D.) are therapy dogs trained to be good listeners. This program is a fun, relaxed and nonjudgmental way to become more confident and simply ENJOY reading. Our furry friends just want … Continue reading "Read to a Buddy"
Aug 15 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Cowpunky Country
Aug 16 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers