Jul 17 all-day Nantucket Atheneum
Come stroll through our StoryWalk in the Atheneum Garden! This month’s book is Pie is for Sharing by Stephanie Parsley Ledyard and illustrated by Jason Chin. A picnic, a beach, a pie cut into pieces and shared … Continue reading "StoryWalk: Pie is for Sharing"
Jul 17 all-day Nantucket Atheneum
Come to the Atheneum lobby to pick up your Teen Take-and-Make kit! Here’s a fun variation of the flip book-instead of pictures, moving designs are created using punched holes. Try using different shaped punches or … Continue reading "Teen Take-and-Make Kits – Hole Punch Flip Book"
Jul 17 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
This week’s Art Grab & Go Bag is paper crowns! Color them in, cut them out, assemble & wear! Suggested for ages 7+. Younger crafters may need adult assistance. Extend the experience further and request … Continue reading "Art Grab & Go Bag: Paper Crowns"
Jul 17 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Stop by the Weezie porch and pick up a fun art project to make at home. Learn about Chromatography and the rate at which each color moves through paper. To extend the activity further call … Continue reading "STEM Grab & Go: Coffee Filter Art"
Jul 18 all-day Nantucket Atheneum
Come stroll through our StoryWalk in the Atheneum Garden! This month’s book is Pie is for Sharing by Stephanie Parsley Ledyard and illustrated by Jason Chin. A picnic, a beach, a pie cut into pieces and shared … Continue reading "StoryWalk: Pie is for Sharing"
Jul 20 all-day Nantucket Atheneum
Come stroll through our StoryWalk in the Atheneum Garden! This month’s book is Pie is for Sharing by Stephanie Parsley Ledyard and illustrated by Jason Chin. A picnic, a beach, a pie cut into pieces and shared … Continue reading "StoryWalk: Pie is for Sharing"
Jul 20 all-day Nantucket Atheneum
Come to the Atheneum lobby to pick up your Teen Take-and-Make kit! Here’s a fun variation of the flip book-instead of pictures, moving designs are created using punched holes. Try using different shaped punches or … Continue reading "Teen Take-and-Make Kits – Hole Punch Flip Book"
Jul 20 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Stop by the Weezie porch and pick up a fun project to make at home. Learn all about fingerprinting and then classify your own fingerprints. To extend the activity further call the Weezie Desk at … Continue reading "STEM Grab & Go: Fingerprinting"
Jul 21 all-day Nantucket Atheneum
Come stroll through our StoryWalk in the Atheneum Garden! This month’s book is Pie is for Sharing by Stephanie Parsley Ledyard and illustrated by Jason Chin. A picnic, a beach, a pie cut into pieces and shared … Continue reading "StoryWalk: Pie is for Sharing"
Jul 21 all-day Nantucket Atheneum
Come to the Atheneum lobby to pick up your Teen Take-and-Make kit! Here’s a fun variation of the flip book-instead of pictures, moving designs are created using punched holes. Try using different shaped punches or … Continue reading "Teen Take-and-Make Kits – Hole Punch Flip Book"
Jul 21 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Stop by the Weezie porch and pick up a fun project to make at home. Learn all about fingerprinting and then classify your own fingerprints. To extend the activity further call the Weezie Desk at … Continue reading "STEM Grab & Go: Fingerprinting"
Jul 21 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
This week’s reading is Dance is for Everyone by Andrea Zuill – simply click on the link provided to hear a reading by Jacqueline Perkins. When you’re through, we’ve got all the supplies and instructions ready for you to … Continue reading "Story & Craft Grab & Go: Tutus!"
Jul 22 all-day Nantucket Atheneum
Come stroll through our StoryWalk in the Atheneum Garden! This month’s book is Pie is for Sharing by Stephanie Parsley Ledyard and illustrated by Jason Chin. A picnic, a beach, a pie cut into pieces and shared … Continue reading "StoryWalk: Pie is for Sharing"
Jul 22 all-day Nantucket Atheneum
Come to the Atheneum lobby to pick up your Teen Take-and-Make kit! Here’s a fun variation of the flip book-instead of pictures, moving designs are created using punched holes. Try using different shaped punches or … Continue reading "Teen Take-and-Make Kits – Hole Punch Flip Book"
Jul 22 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Stop by the Weezie porch and pick up a fun project to make at home. Learn all about fingerprinting and then classify your own fingerprints. To extend the activity further call the Weezie Desk at … Continue reading "STEM Grab & Go: Fingerprinting"
Jul 22 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
This week’s reading is Dance is for Everyone by Andrea Zuill – simply click on the link provided to hear a reading by Jacqueline Perkins. When you’re through, we’ve got all the supplies and instructions ready for you to … Continue reading "Story & Craft Grab & Go: Tutus!"
Jul 23 all-day Nantucket Atheneum
Come stroll through our StoryWalk in the Atheneum Garden! This month’s book is Pie is for Sharing by Stephanie Parsley Ledyard and illustrated by Jason Chin. A picnic, a beach, a pie cut into pieces and shared … Continue reading "StoryWalk: Pie is for Sharing"
Jul 23 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Stop by the Weezie porch and pick up a fun project to make at home. Learn all about fingerprinting and then classify your own fingerprints. To extend the activity further call the Weezie Desk at … Continue reading "STEM Grab & Go: Fingerprinting"
Jul 23 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
This week’s reading is Dance is for Everyone by Andrea Zuill – simply click on the link provided to hear a reading by Jacqueline Perkins. When you’re through, we’ve got all the supplies and instructions ready for you to … Continue reading "Story & Craft Grab & Go: Tutus!"
Jul 23 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm Online
Weekly trivia games for teens, using Zoom and Kahoot. Test your knowledge with all things trivia! Multiple choice and true/ false questions. Open to all teens entering 6-12th grades. Email eyoung@nantucketatheneum.org for login information.
Jul 24 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Stop by the Weezie porch and pick up a fun project to make at home. Learn all about fingerprinting and then classify your own fingerprints. To extend the activity further call the Weezie Desk at … Continue reading "STEM Grab & Go: Fingerprinting"
Jul 24 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
This week’s reading is Dance is for Everyone by Andrea Zuill – simply click on the link provided to hear a reading by Jacqueline Perkins. When you’re through, we’ve got all the supplies and instructions ready for you to … Continue reading "Story & Craft Grab & Go: Tutus!"
Jul 25 all-day Nantucket Atheneum
Come stroll through our StoryWalk in the Atheneum Garden! This month’s book is Pie is for Sharing by Stephanie Parsley Ledyard and illustrated by Jason Chin. A picnic, a beach, a pie cut into pieces and shared … Continue reading "StoryWalk: Pie is for Sharing"
Jul 27 all-day Nantucket Atheneum
Come stroll through our StoryWalk in the Atheneum Garden! This month’s book is Pie is for Sharing by Stephanie Parsley Ledyard and illustrated by Jason Chin. A picnic, a beach, a pie cut into pieces and shared … Continue reading "StoryWalk: Pie is for Sharing"
Jul 27 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Do you know the difference between a maze and a labyrinth? Stop by the Weezie porch and pick up a project to make at home and explore the difference! All materials and instructions are included. … Continue reading "STEM Grab & Go: Labyrinth or Maze?"
Jul 27 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Come to the Atheneum lobby to pick up a free Teen Take-and-Make Kit! Make your own hanging lantern with the supplies in the bag. Kit includes: Glass jar, fabric, wire, beads, and a candle. All … Continue reading "Teen Take-and-Make Kits: Hanging Lantern"
Jul 28 all-day Nantucket Atheneum
Come stroll through our StoryWalk in the Atheneum Garden! This month’s book is Pie is for Sharing by Stephanie Parsley Ledyard and illustrated by Jason Chin. A picnic, a beach, a pie cut into pieces and shared … Continue reading "StoryWalk: Pie is for Sharing"
Jul 28 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Did you know that some Nantucketers love to eat mole crabs? Join aquarium staff to learn about the fascinating biology, ecology, and geology that make Nantucket’s beaches so unique. We will discover shells and bones of over 15 … Continue reading "Beach Biology Field Trip"
Jul 28 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Do you know the difference between a maze and a labyrinth? Stop by the Weezie porch and pick up a project to make at home and explore the difference! All materials and instructions are included. … Continue reading "STEM Grab & Go: Labyrinth or Maze?"
Jul 28 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
This week’s reading is Please Please the Bees by Gerald Kelly – simply click on the link provided to hear a reading by Rashida Jones. When you’re through, we’ve got all the supplies and instructions ready for you to … Continue reading "Story & Craft Grab & Go: Mason Bee Hive"
Jul 28 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Did you know that some Nantucketers love to eat mole crabs? Join aquarium staff to learn about the fascinating biology, ecology, and geology that make Nantucket’s beaches so unique. We will discover shells and bones of over 15 … Continue reading "Beach Biology Field Trip"
Jul 29 all-day Nantucket Atheneum
Come stroll through our StoryWalk in the Atheneum Garden! This month’s book is Pie is for Sharing by Stephanie Parsley Ledyard and illustrated by Jason Chin. A picnic, a beach, a pie cut into pieces and shared … Continue reading "StoryWalk: Pie is for Sharing"
Jul 29 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
This week’s Art Grab & Go Bag craft is Egg Carton Goldfish! Each bag contains enough materials to assemble one goldfish. Scissors, paint, and glue not included. Suggested for ages 3+, younger crafters may need … Continue reading "Art Grab & Go Bag: Egg Carton Goldfish"
Jul 29 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Do you know the difference between a maze and a labyrinth? Stop by the Weezie porch and pick up a project to make at home and explore the difference! All materials and instructions are included. … Continue reading "STEM Grab & Go: Labyrinth or Maze?"
Jul 29 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
This week’s reading is Please Please the Bees by Gerald Kelly – simply click on the link provided to hear a reading by Rashida Jones. When you’re through, we’ve got all the supplies and instructions ready for you to … Continue reading "Story & Craft Grab & Go: Mason Bee Hive"
Jul 30 all-day Nantucket Atheneum
Come stroll through our StoryWalk in the Atheneum Garden! This month’s book is Pie is for Sharing by Stephanie Parsley Ledyard and illustrated by Jason Chin. A picnic, a beach, a pie cut into pieces and shared … Continue reading "StoryWalk: Pie is for Sharing"
Jul 30 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Do you know the difference between a maze and a labyrinth? Stop by the Weezie porch and pick up a project to make at home and explore the difference! All materials and instructions are included. … Continue reading "STEM Grab & Go: Labyrinth or Maze?"
Jul 30 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
This week’s reading is Please Please the Bees by Gerald Kelly – simply click on the link provided to hear a reading by Rashida Jones. When you’re through, we’ve got all the supplies and instructions ready for you to … Continue reading "Story & Craft Grab & Go: Mason Bee Hive"
Jul 30 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm Online
Weekly trivia games for teens, using Zoom and Kahoot. Test your knowledge with all things trivia! Multiple choice and true/ false questions. Open to all teens entering 6-12th grades. Email eyoung@nantucketatheneum.org for login information.
Jul 31 all-day Nantucket Atheneum
Come stroll through our StoryWalk in the Atheneum Garden! This month’s book is Pie is for Sharing by Stephanie Parsley Ledyard and illustrated by Jason Chin. A picnic, a beach, a pie cut into pieces and shared … Continue reading "StoryWalk: Pie is for Sharing"
Jul 31 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
This week’s Paper Craft Grab & Go Bag project is a Pokémon Flextangle! A flextangle is an interactive paper puzzle–twist the modules and watch your Pokémon evolve! There will be a choice of four Pokémon: … Continue reading "Paper Craft Grab & Go: Pokémon Flextangles"
Jul 31 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
This week’s reading is Please Please the Bees by Gerald Kelly – simply click on the link provided to hear a reading by Rashida Jones. When you’re through, we’ve got all the supplies and instructions ready for you to … Continue reading "Story & Craft Grab & Go: Mason Bee Hive"
Aug 3 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Maria Mitchell Association
Join the MMA for this program designed especially for the young explorer in your family! Each session we will read a nature or science related book, then meet one of the MMA’s animal friends, and … Continue reading "Nature Story Hour"
Aug 3 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
This week’s Paper Craft Grab & Go Bag project is a Pokémon Flextangle! A flextangle is an interactive paper puzzle–twist the modules and watch your Pokémon evolve! There will be a choice of four Pokémon: … Continue reading "Paper Craft Grab & Go: Pokémon Flextangles"
Aug 4 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Did you know that some Nantucketers love to eat mole crabs? Join aquarium staff to learn about the fascinating biology, ecology, and geology that make Nantucket’s beaches so unique. We will discover shells and bones of over 15 … Continue reading "Beach Biology Field Trip"
Aug 4 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
This week’s reading is The Snail and the Whale by Julia Donaldson – simply click on the link provided to hear a reading by the folks at Give Us a Story! When you’re through, we’ve got all the supplies … Continue reading "Story & Craft Grab & Go: Paper Plate Whales (and Snails!)"
Aug 4 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Did you know that some Nantucketers love to eat mole crabs? Join aquarium staff to learn about the fascinating biology, ecology, and geology that make Nantucket’s beaches so unique. We will discover shells and bones of over 15 … Continue reading "Beach Biology Field Trip"
Aug 5 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
This Week’s Art Grab & Go craft is a coral reef kit! Suggested for ages 7+. Paint and glue needed, but not included. Pick one up on the Weezie Porch today from 10:00AM-2:00PM while supplies last!. Extend … Continue reading "Art Grab & Go Bag: Coral Reef"
Aug 5 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
This week’s reading is The Snail and the Whale by Julia Donaldson – simply click on the link provided to hear a reading by the folks at Give Us a Story! When you’re through, we’ve got all the supplies … Continue reading "Story & Craft Grab & Go: Paper Plate Whales (and Snails!)"
Aug 5 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Explore the natural world through the lens of your inner artist! We will go for a short walk and practice closely observing things in the natural world which inspire us. Then we will create some … Continue reading "Nature Art & Exploration"