Jul 16 @ 7:00 am First Congregational Church
Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Very limited on-site parking for handicapped. The Poulenc Trio is an American chamber music ensemble of oboe, bassoon and piano. This rare combination makes their third appearance on our Series. … Continue reading "The Poulenc Trio in Concert"
Jul 16 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Jul 16 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
Come participate in a presentation of the Harvard Business School case study on the American whaling industry, led by one of the authors.  The American whaling industry, born on Nantucket, was one of the first to … Continue reading "Short Lays on Greasy Voyages: Whaling and Venture Capital, with Jonas Peter Akins"
Jul 17 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm 33 Washington Street Facility
Building Climate Change Resilience on Nantucket and Across the Commonwealth This talk will cover how the climate is expected to change over the rest of the century, both on the Cape and Islands and across … Continue reading "Science Speaker Series- Katie Theoharides"
Jul 18 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Cowpunky Country
Jul 19 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am Nantucket Atheneum
Hugh Hanley is back with his wonderful mix of silly songs, finger plays, folk songs, and rhymes. Hugh offers a developmentally appropriate, active, play-oriented music experience. Free admission. Bring a blanket to sit on! In … Continue reading "Children’s Garden Concert featuring Hugh Hanley: Circle of Songs"
Jul 19 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Jul 20 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Jul 21 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Jul 22 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Each week in July and August the Nantucket Musical Arts Society offers a free, informal talk one day before a scheduled concert. They feature musicians playing excerpts from the works they will perform, as well … Continue reading "NMAS Meet The Artist: Ilya Zyakushev"
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 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm NHA Research Library
Experience a special show-and-tell series of artifacts rarely seen from the vault at the Research Library. Each session will feature different materials from the archives. This is a chance to see manuscripts, photographs, and maps … Continue reading "“Out of the Vault” Lunchtime Series"
Jul 23 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Jul 23 @ 5:00 pm The Dreamland
As former White House press secretary, Ari Fleischer was the primary spokesperson for President Bush. He served as spokesman during the historic presidential recount, September 11th, two wars and the anthrax attack. His best-selling book, … Continue reading "Dreamland Conversations presents: Ari Fleischer"
Jul 24 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Jul 24 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Spotlight Conversation on Dance with Nantucket Atheneum Dance Festival’s Artistic director, Tyler Angle. Atheneum Great Hall- FREE
Jul 25 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Cowpunky Country
Jul 25 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Nantucket High School Auditorium
Tyler Angle, Dance Festival Artistic Director, presents an insider’s view of the dance works to be performed. FREE and open to the Public!
Jul 25 @ 5:00 pm The Dreamland
Andrew J. Feustel was selected by NASA in 2000. The Lake Orion, Michigan native has a Ph.D. in the Geological Sciences, specializing in Seismology, and is a veteran of three spaceflights. In 2009, Dr. Feustel … Continue reading "Dreamland Conversations presents: NASA Astronaut Andrew J. Feustel"
Jul 26 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
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 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Each week in July and August the Nantucket Musical Arts Society offers a free, informal talk one day before a scheduled concert. They feature musicians playing excerpts from the works they will perform, as well … Continue reading "NMAS Meet The Artist: Greta Feeney & Griffin MacMahon"
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 @ 5:00 pm The Dreamland
Maureen Orth is an award winning journalist, a Special Correspondent for Vanity Fair Magazine, and the founder of the Marina Orth Foundation which promotes advanced learning in technology and English for over 1200 students. Orth … Continue reading "Dreamland Conversations presents: Maureen Orth"
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 @ 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live music at Cisco Brewers
Jul 31 @ 8:00 pm – 9:15 pm Nantucket Atheneum
C Change Conversations was founded by four women who wanted to engage their friends, family and colleagues on the topic of climate change in a constructive, non-partisan manner. Initially, they created a lecture series in … Continue reading "C Change Conversations Climate Change Presentation & Discussion"
Aug 1 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm Nantucket Lightship Basket Museum
Collectors Joe and Kathy Gallichio will discuss the creation of one of their favorite pieces – “Moby Dick” made by Michael Kane and scrimmed by Dorothy O’Hara. This program is free for museum members. There … Continue reading "Moby Dick Basket"
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 4 @ 5:00 pm The Dreamland
Jim Acosta is CNN chief White House correspondent, currently covering the Trump administration and previously covered the Obama administration from the White House and around the world. He regularly covers presidential press conferences, visits by … Continue reading "Dreamland Conversations presents: Jim Acosta"
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 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm NHA Research Library
Experience a special show-and-tell series of artifacts rarely seen from the vault at the Research Library. Each session will feature different materials from the archives. This is a chance to see manuscripts, photographs, and maps … Continue reading "“Out of the Vault” Lunchtime Series"
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 8 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm Nantucket Lightship Basket Museum
Jose Reyes created an icon when he added a lid to a small oval basket, but lids were nothing new to basket making. Museum staff member Alex Valcic will explore the history of the lid, … Continue reading "Put a Lid on It"
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 @ 5:00 pm The Dreamland
National Book Award-Winning Author Nathaniel Philbrick is the author of the New York Times bestsellers In the Heart of the Sea (National Book Award); Mayflower (Pulitzer Prize finalist); Bunker Hill (New England Book Award); Valiant … Continue reading "Dreamland Conversations presents: Nathaniel Philbrick"