Jul 17 @ 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: Opossums!"
Jul 17 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm White Elephant
Jon B. Alterman is the Zbigniew Brzezinski chair in global security and geostrategy and director of the Middle East Program at the Center for Strategic and International Studies. Prior to joining CSIS in 2002, he … Continue reading "Geschke Lecture: Jon Alterman, ‘Modernity, Saudi Style’"
Jul 18 @ 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 18 @ 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 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 19 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Come play with Liz and Ellen as we learn new ways to bind books together. No experience required, all tools and materials will be supplied. Bring your ideas for future book binding workshops! FREE admission … Continue reading "Book Binding Workshop"
Jul 20 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm Mitchell’s Book Corner
Book Signing with Erin Zircher – Cru Cookbook
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 @ 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 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 @ 8:00 pm – 9:15 pm Great Harbor Yacht Club
In his 10th session in the Hawaiian Legislature, Representative Chris Lee currently serves as the Chair of the Committee on Judiciary (JUD). He previously chaired the Committee on Energy and Environmental Protection (EEP), and was … Continue reading "Geschke Lecture: Rep. Chris Lee, ‘Hawaii’s Renewable Energy Pledge for 2045’"
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 @ 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 @ 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