Sep 17 @ 10:00 am – Sep 19 @ 4:00 pm AAN's Visual Arts Center
Visiting Artist Painting Workshop “Exploring Abstraction” A three-day workshop with Jenny Nelson The workshop is designed for oil painters interested in exploring the fundamental elements that come together to create a successful abstract painting. Students … Continue reading "Visiting Artist Painting Workshop with Jenny Nelson"
Sep 20 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm Maria Mitchell Association
Ginger Andrews, our Field Ornithologist, opens the Maria Mitchell Association Research Center each week as a space for anyone to interact with and learn about our biological collections, collaborate on group projects, do research, or … Continue reading "Biological Collections Open Hours"
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 24 @ 9:45 am – 10:30 am Nantucket Atheneum
Join Lizza Obremski in the Atheneum Gallery for fun and engaging songs, singing games, and movement activities aimed at teaching musical skills to the very young. Free admission. Appropriate for ages 1-7. Space is limited. … Continue reading "Music in the Morning"
Sep 24 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm AAN's Visual Arts Center
Visiting Artist Mixed Media Workshop “Collage Techniques: Mixed Media & Abstract Painting” A three-day workshop with Kevin Gilmore Join Kevin Gilmore in exploration of the creative process through collage and mixed media. Prepare substrates that … Continue reading "Visiting Artist Mixed Media Workshop with Kevin Gilmore"
Sep 27 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm Maria Mitchell Association
Ginger Andrews, our Field Ornithologist, opens the Maria Mitchell Association Research Center each week as a space for anyone to interact with and learn about our biological collections, collaborate on group projects, do research, or … Continue reading "Biological Collections Open Hours"
Sep 28 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm AAN's Visual Arts Center
Relax and enjoy the practical and powerful health benefits of art-making. Discover easy and efficient ways to release stress and implement positive changes that support a vibrant you in mind, body and spirit. No art … Continue reading "Fall Reboot Workshop with Patience Killen"
Oct 1 @ 9:45 am – 10:30 am Nantucket Atheneum
Join Lizza Obremski in the Atheneum Gallery for fun and engaging songs, singing games, and movement activities aimed at teaching musical skills to the very young. Free admission. Appropriate for ages 1-7. Space is limited. … Continue reading "Music in the Morning"
Oct 1 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Have Dice – Will Adventure is a clarion call to the island’s gaming community. Do you enjoy games like Dungeons & Dragons, Pandemic, or Ticket to Ride? Looking to meet new people to game with … Continue reading "Have Dice – Will Adventure: Game Night at the Atheneum"
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 3 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am Gallery, Nantucket Atheneum
Stories, songs and fingerplays for children 3 years and older. No reservation required, but program is limited to first 15 attendees. Tickets available at the Weezie desk 30 minutes before start of program.
Oct 4 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
David Lazarus will demonstrate the art of scrimshaw
Oct 4 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
Candle making demonstration with artist David Hitchcock
Oct 4 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm Maria Mitchell Association
Ginger Andrews, our Field Ornithologist, opens the Maria Mitchell Association Research Center each week as a space for anyone to interact with and learn about our biological collections, collaborate on group projects, do research, or … Continue reading "Biological Collections Open Hours"
Oct 4 @ 6:30 pm Methodist Church
Trio a la Francaise will perform
Oct 4 @ 7:00 pm Methodist Church
Visual Art Exhibit featuring works by dozens of Nantucket artists.  Theme: Re-Imagining the Real: Shifting Our World View.  Exhibit will continue through October 13
Oct 5 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
Candle making demonstration with artist David Hitchcock
Oct 5 @ 5:00 pm Methodist Church
Members of Nantucket Writers group perform poetry, song, and short stories
Oct 6 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
Candle making demonstration with artist David Hitchcock
Oct 6 @ 6:00 pm
Mellow American jazz and popular standards. Beverages and hors d’oeuvres served.
Oct 7 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm Methodist Church
Joe Hammer will play piano and organ in the Nantucket United Methodist Church, 2 Centre Street.  A Nantucket Arts Festival Event.
Oct 8 @ 9:45 am – 10:30 am Nantucket Atheneum
Join Lizza Obremski in the Atheneum Gallery for fun and engaging songs, singing games, and movement activities aimed at teaching musical skills to the very young. Free admission. Appropriate for ages 1-7. Space is limited. … Continue reading "Music in the Morning"
Oct 8 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm Methodist Church
Jennifer Maxwell will play piano
Oct 8 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm Methodist Church
Joe Hammer will play piano and organ in the Nantucket United Methodist Church
Oct 8 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm Methodist Church
Artist Nicci Aguiar will talk about her art in the Nantucket United Methodist Church
Oct 9 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm Methodist Church
Jennifer Maxwell will play piano
Oct 9 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm Methodist Church
Mollie Glazer will play piano in the Nantucket United Methodist Church
Oct 9 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Nantucket Atheneum
The Atheneum’s Knitting and Crocheting Circle continues its gam sessions on Wednesday evenings. Join the group for a session or become weekly participants. The group will continue making hats, gloves, mittens, and scarves to be … Continue reading "Knitting and Crocheting Circle"
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 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am Gallery, Nantucket Atheneum
Stories, songs and fingerplays for children 3 years and older. No reservation required, but program is limited to first 15 attendees. Tickets available at the Weezie desk 30 minutes before start of program.
Oct 10 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
A one-of-a-kind chance to visit one of the oldest intact fish houses on Old North Wharf and purchase some historic art from the Artist Association of Nantucket’s unique collection. Historic art in an historic island … Continue reading "AAN Gallery Reception: Collector’s Showcase"
Oct 10 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Methodist Church
Free workshop with Jasper Young
Oct 11 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
David Lazarus will demonstrate the art of scrimshaw
Oct 11 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
Candle making demonstration with artist David Hitchcock
Oct 11 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm Methodist Church
Ann Colgrove will play piano and organ in the Nantucket United Methodist Church
Oct 11 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm Maria Mitchell Association
Ginger Andrews, our Field Ornithologist, opens the Maria Mitchell Association Research Center each week as a space for anyone to interact with and learn about our biological collections, collaborate on group projects, do research, or … Continue reading "Biological Collections Open Hours"
Oct 11 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm Methodist Church
Members of Nantucket Ballet perform selections from their spring performance of Cinderella.
Oct 12 @ 9:15 am – 12:00 pm
A series of mini-concerts played on historic pipe organs in churches on Nantucket. Start at: 9:15am in St. Mary’s Our Lady of the Isle, 3 Federal Street. 10 am in First Congregational Church Summer Sanctuary, … Continue reading "Annual Organ Crawl"
Oct 12 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm Harbor Cottages of NISDA
Meet sculptor Matt Oates
Oct 12 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm Milestone Cranberry Bog
The Nantucket Cranberry Festival is a popular event among adults and children alike – the Foundation’s Milestone Cranberry Bog is transformed into the most unique and beautiful of Festival grounds for this special event. Visitors … Continue reading "The Nantucket Conservation Foundation’s 16 Annual Cranberry Festival"
Oct 12 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
Candle making demonstration with artist David Hitchcock
Oct 13 @ 3:00 pm – 6:30 pm Nantucket Yacht Club
Wet Paint / Fresh Works features an exciting one-day event where the art is WET and FRESH! In the days leading up to the event, visitors and art lovers are invited to peer over the … Continue reading "Wet Paint / Fresh Works 2019"
Oct 13 @ 3:00 pm Nantucket Yacht Club
 
Oct 13 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm Methodist Church
Ann Colgrove will play piano and organ in the Nantucket United Methodist Church
Oct 13 @ 6:30 pm Nantucket Yacht Club
 
Oct 15 @ 9:45 am – 10:30 am Nantucket Atheneum
Join Lizza Obremski in the Atheneum Gallery for fun and engaging songs, singing games, and movement activities aimed at teaching musical skills to the very young. Free admission. Appropriate for ages 1-7. Space is limited. … Continue reading "Music in the Morning"
Oct 15 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Welcome to the second annual Inktober celebration! Come and play with ink techniques and when we are done we will make a small accordion fold book with pockets and decorated covers to remember it all … Continue reading "Mixed Media Class: Inktober!"
Oct 15 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Have Dice – Will Adventure is a clarion call to the island’s gaming community. Do you enjoy games like Dungeons & Dragons, Pandemic, or Ticket to Ride? Looking to meet new people to game with … Continue reading "Have Dice – Will Adventure: Game Night at the Atheneum"
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 17 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am Gallery, Nantucket Atheneum
Stories, songs and fingerplays for children 3 years and older. No reservation required, but program is limited to first 15 attendees. Tickets available at the Weezie desk 30 minutes before start of program.