Join us for a Lavish Easter Brunch Grand Buffet! Celebrate Easter in the Grand Ballroom at The Nantucket Hotel with your family and friends. In addition to our scrumptious Holiday Brunch Buffet Menu, we’ll be … Continue reading "Easter Brunch Grand Buffet at The Nantucket Hotel"
Shortlisted for the Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Nonfiction. A searing, deeply moving memoir about family, love, loss, and forgiveness from the critically acclaimed, bestselling National Book Award-winning author of The Absolutely True Diary of … Continue reading "World Wide Voices Book Discussion Group: ‘You Don’t Have To Say You Love Me’"
Nantucket writers offer short readings of their work in a variety of genres. The writers are: Dede Avery, Janie Hobson Dupont, Ron Lefebre, Melissa McVicar, Steve Sheppard, John Stanton, and Jim Sulzer. Each will present … Continue reading "A Celebration of Nantucket Writers in Readings & Songs"
A lovely morning of tea, desserts and gifting for Mother’s Day. Plant a live pansy in a beautiful china tea cup of your choice to give to Mom. This event is perfect for children and … Continue reading "Mother’s Day Tea for Two workshop"
Join local teacher and sommelier Ieva Aldins for an all levels* yoga class designed to make your body feel good. After yoga, we will pop some bubbles and enjoy a delicious brunch. Treat yourself and … Continue reading "Mamasté: Mother’s Day Yoga Brunch and Bubbles"
From the Man Booker Prize-winning author of The Sense of an Ending, a novel about a young man on the cusp of adulthood and a woman who has long been there, a love story shot … Continue reading "World Wide Voices Book Discussion Group: ‘The Only Story’"
Is your fear of public speaking holding you back? Whether you’re stressed about that upcoming toast at your sister’s wedding, feeling too nervous to share your thoughts at a town meeting, or anticipating your upcoming … Continue reading "Author Talk: Amanda Hennessey"
Join WE CAN – Nantucket (Women Engaged in Civic Action on Nantucket) with Jen Cohen & Melissa Murphy at Mitchell’s to discuss “The Woman’s Hour” by Elaine Weiss in anticipation of her event for NBF … Continue reading "Book Fest Book Club: “The Woman’s Hour”"
Events will kick off Friday evening with a Captain’s Welcome Reception on Old South Wharf. Saturday teams will complete in a one day multi-species inshore fishing tournament for the top title in categories such as … Continue reading "Father’s Day Fishing Tournament"
On November 23, 1968, near the end of a turbulent and memorable year, there was a football game that would also prove turbulent and memorable: the season-ending clash between Harvard and Yale. Both teams entered … Continue reading "Author Talk: George Colt, ‘The Game: Harvard, Yale, and America in 1968’"
Book Signing with Katie Moose, “The Enchanting World of Food”
Book Signing with Nancy Thayer, “Surfside Sisters”
The water fight between Town of Nantucket’s Fire Department and the Boynton Lane Reserves at high NOON. Again this year, the Department of Culture and Tourism and the Town of Nantucket are asking those individuals … Continue reading "Independence Day Water Fight on Main Street"
Book Signing with Kelly Simmons, “The Fifth of July”
Filmmaker, author and conservationist William McKeever is on a mission to change everyone’s views of sharks, mysterious creatures of the deep. His new book takes readers on a pulse-pounding journey around the world and deep … Continue reading "Author Talk & Screening: William McKeever, ‘Emperors of the Deep: Sharks”"
Book Signing with Katharine Abbott and Bobbi McPeak, “Cobble Stones & Ice Cream Cones”
Bobbi McPeak and Katharine Stanley-Brown Abbott share their newest work Cobblestones and Ice Cream Cones, Nantucket in Rhymes, a charming illustrated book with rhymes for young and old, old-timers and newcomers – there’s something for everyone. … Continue reading "Author Talk: Bobbi McPeak & Katherine Stanley Brown Abbott"