Sep 21 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm Camp Richard
Enjoy the beautiful 100-acre Boy Scout camp and celebrate the NLC’s court case win to preserve and protect this land! Play and explore the grounds of Camp Richard. Live music by 4 EZ Payments, BBQ, … Continue reading "Free Camp Richard Fun Day"
Sep 22 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm Mitchell’s Book Corner
Join Rob Cocuzzo signing copies of his BRAND-NEW adventure story ~ “The Road to San Donato: Fathers, Sons, and Cycling Across Italy.”
Sep 23 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm The Dreamland
Schedule of Events: 5:30 PM Welcome Reception and Member Networking. Entertainment By Jeff Ross 6:15 PM Video Presentations and Awards in Main Theater 7:30 PM Member Celebration with music, libations, and delicacies Signature Food Specialties and Small Plates … Continue reading "Nantucket Chamber of Commerce presents The 2019 Annual Member & Awards Celebration"
Sep 25 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Writers of all genres–memoir, poetry, short story, drama–are invited to participate in reading and discussing their original compositions.  No fee
Sep 27 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm Nantucket Atheneum
The Make It Stop organization and the Unitarian Meeting House cohost this event, which includes commentary from Sen. Julian Cyr (D. Cape & Islands) and Rep. Dylan Fernandes (D. Barnstable, Dukes and Nantucket). Free admission.
Sep 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Edward Wilson-Lee tells the extraordinary story of Hernando Colón, a singular visionary of the printing press-age who also happened to be Christopher Columbus’s illegitimate son. At the peak of the Age of Exploration, Hernando traveled … Continue reading "Author Talk: Edward Wilson Lee, The Catalogue of Shipwrecked Books"
Sep 29 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm Mitchell’s Book Corner
Join Kenneth Blackshaw signing copies of his Birding Nantucket series.
Oct 3 @ 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"
Oct 5 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm Mitchell’s Book Corner
Join Kelly Simmons signing copies of “Where She Went.”
Oct 5 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm Nantucket Boys and Girls Club
Oct 6 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Join Elin Hilderbrand signing copies of Book 2 in her St. John trilogy ~ “What Happens in Paradise.”
Oct 8 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Gay Browne is an environmental advisor and author of Living With a Green Heart: How to Keep Your Body, Your Home and the Planet Healthy in a Toxic World, a roadmap for making incremental changes that … Continue reading "Author Talk: Gay Browne"
Oct 9 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Join local creatives Allison and Emma for a free craft supply pop-up ‘shop” focusing on upcycled materials. We will have all kinds of found and donated crafting materials available in a take-what-you-need ‘shopping” experience. Free … Continue reading "Creative ReUse Pop Up Swap"
Oct 10 @ 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"
Oct 12 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm Mitchell’s Book Corner
author of Christmas on Nantucket
Oct 17 @ 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"
Oct 18 @ 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"
Oct 19 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm Mitchell’s Book Corner
Author of Let it Snow
Oct 24 @ 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"
Oct 31 @ 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"