Nov 12 @ 7:00 pm The Dreamland
“Doctor Sleep” is the continuation of Danny Torrance’s story 40 years after the terrifying events of Stephen King’s The Shining. Still irrevocably scarred by the trauma he endured as a child at the Overlook, Dan … Continue reading "Movie: Doctor Sleep"
Nov 13 @ 1:30 pm The Dreamland
“Doctor Sleep” is the continuation of Danny Torrance’s story 40 years after the terrifying events of Stephen King’s The Shining. Still irrevocably scarred by the trauma he endured as a child at the Overlook, Dan … Continue reading "Movie: Doctor Sleep"
Nov 13 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Come make some tissue paper process art! Simply place the pieces of tissue paper you want to use on a piece of photo paper, spray with water, and then peel the tissue paper off to … Continue reading "Makerspace for Kids: Bleeding Tissue Paper Art"
Nov 13 @ 3:00 pm The Dreamland
Pain and Glory tells of a series of reencounters experienced by Salvador Mallo, a film director in his physical decline. Some of them in the flesh, others remembered: his childhood in the 60s, when he … Continue reading "Movie: Pain & Glory"
Nov 13 @ 3:30 pm The Dreamland
Swifty the Arctic Fox (Jeremy Renner) works in the mailroom of the Arctic Blast Delivery Service, but he has much bigger dreams. He yearns to become a Top Dog, the Arctic’s star husky couriers. To … Continue reading "Movie: Arctic Dogs"
Nov 13 @ 5:00 pm The Dreamland
MIDWAY centers on the Battle of Midway, a clash between the American fleet and the Imperial Japanese Navy which marked a pivotal turning point in the Pacific Theater during WWII. The film, based on the … Continue reading "Movie: Midway"
Nov 13 @ 6:30 pm The Dreamland
Our film is about the human side of the emerging technology that will power self-driving vehicles. It will consider questions much greater than the technical: What is control, and who do we become as we … Continue reading "Film for Thought: Autonomy"
Nov 13 @ 7:00 pm The Dreamland
This film has a 92% positive rating on Rotten Tomatoes. From Robert Eggers, the visionary filmmaker behind modern horror masterpiece The Witch, comes this hypnotic and hallucinatory tale of two lighthouse keepers on a remote and … Continue reading "Movie: The Lighthouse"
Nov 13 @ 8:00 pm The Dreamland
MIDWAY centers on the Battle of Midway, a clash between the American fleet and the Imperial Japanese Navy which marked a pivotal turning point in the Pacific Theater during WWII. The film, based on the … Continue reading "Movie: Midway"
Nov 14 @ 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"
Nov 14 @ 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.
Nov 14 @ 12:00 pm The Dreamland
MIDWAY centers on the Battle of Midway, a clash between the American fleet and the Imperial Japanese Navy which marked a pivotal turning point in the Pacific Theater during WWII. The film, based on the … Continue reading "Movie: Midway"
Nov 14 @ 1:00 pm The Dreamland
When straight-laced fire superintendent Jake Carson (John Cena) and his elite team of expert firefighters (Keegan-Michael Key, John Leguizamo and Tyler Mane) come to the rescue of three siblings (Brianna Hildebrand, Christian Convery and Finley … Continue reading "Movie: Playing with Fire"
Nov 14 @ 2:00 pm The Dreamland
Our film is about the human side of the emerging technology that will power self-driving vehicles. It will consider questions much greater than the technical: What is control, and who do we become as we … Continue reading "Film for Thought: Autonomy"
Nov 14 @ 6:00 pm The Dreamland
Academy Award-winners Matt Damon and Christian Bale star in FORD v FERRARI, based on the remarkable true story of the visionary American car designer Carroll Shelby (Damon) and the fearless British-born driver Ken Miles (Bale), … Continue reading "Movie: Ford v. Ferrari"
Nov 14 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Nantucket Boys and Girls Club
Special teen night for Nantucket Boys & Girls Club members in 6th grade and older. 61 Sparks Avenue.
Nov 14 @ 6:30 pm The Dreamland
This film has a 92% positive rating on Rotten Tomatoes. From Robert Eggers, the visionary filmmaker behind modern horror masterpiece The Witch, comes this hypnotic and hallucinatory tale of two lighthouse keepers on a remote and … Continue reading "Movie: The Lighthouse"
Nov 14 @ 7:30 pm The Dreamland
“Doctor Sleep” is the continuation of Danny Torrance’s story 40 years after the terrifying events of Stephen King’s The Shining. Still irrevocably scarred by the trauma he endured as a child at the Overlook, Dan … Continue reading "Movie: Doctor Sleep"
Nov 15 @ 9:45 am – 10:15 am Nantucket Atheneum
Join Lizza Obremski in the Atheneum Gallery for fun and stories with her amazing animal friends. Free admission. Appropriate for ages 2-7. Space is limited. Tickets are available the day of the program when the … Continue reading "Nanpuppets"
Nov 15 @ 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"
Nov 15 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm Nantucket Boys and Girls Club
Special teen night at the Nantucket Boys & Girls Club for students in 8th grade and older. 61 Sparks Avenue.
Nov 16 @ 12:55 pm The Dreamland
Two of opera’s most thrilling dramatic sopranos, Christine Goerke and Nina Stemme, reprise their fierce portrayals of the title princess. Yannick Nézet-Séguin takes the podium to conduct Franco Zeffirelli’s dazzling production of Puccini’s final masterpiece, … Continue reading "MET Live: Turandot"
Nov 17 @ 12:55 pm The Dreamland
Inspired by Lord Byron’s epic poem, this jewel of the repertoire boasts a lavish production complete with a shipwreck, pirates, and some of ballet’s most renowned scenes.
Nov 19 @ 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"
Nov 19 @ 7:00 pm The Dreamland
When sweet Northern college kid Bill (Ralph Macchio) and his buddy Stan (Mitchell Whitfield) are picked up and thrown into the slammer in a hick Southern town, at first it looks like no big deal. … Continue reading "Our Favorite Films: My Cousin Vinny"
Nov 20 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Come join the fun as we use paper, tape, and other common materials to build a helicopter which will be set in motion powered by a wound rubber band. This program is for children ages … Continue reading "STEM for Kids: Rubberband Powered Helicopter"
Nov 20 @ 6:30 pm The Dreamland
In the Kenyan bush, a small-time ivory dealer fights to stay on top while forces mobilize to destroy his trade. When he turns to his younger cousin, a conflicted wildlife ranger who hasn’t been paid … Continue reading "Film for Thought: When Lambs Become Lions"
Nov 21 @ 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"
Nov 21 @ 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.
Nov 21 @ 2:00 pm The Dreamland
In the Kenyan bush, a small-time ivory dealer fights to stay on top while forces mobilize to destroy his trade. When he turns to his younger cousin, a conflicted wildlife ranger who hasn’t been paid … Continue reading "Film for Thought: When Lambs Become Lions"
Nov 21 @ 2:00 pm The Dreamland
This is performed in the Noël Coward theatre and is an adaptation from the well known film. This story revolves around aspiring actress Eve Harrington (Lily James). Tattered and forlorn, Eve shows up in the … Continue reading "NT Live: All About Eve"
Nov 21 @ 6:00 pm The Dreamland
The adventures continue as Elsa the Snow Queen and her sister Anna embark on an adventure far away from the kingdom of Arendelle. They are joined by friends, Kristoff, Olaf, and Sven.
Nov 21 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Nantucket Boys and Girls Club
Special teen night for Nantucket Boys & Girls Club members in 6th grade and older. 61 Sparks Avenue.
Nov 22 @ 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"
Nov 22 @ 4:00 pm The Dreamland
The adventures continue as Elsa the Snow Queen and her sister Anna embark on an adventure far away from the kingdom of Arendelle. They are joined by friends, Kristoff, Olaf, and Sven.
Nov 22 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm Nantucket Boys and Girls Club
Special teen night at the Nantucket Boys & Girls Club for students in 8th grade and older. 61 Sparks Avenue.
Nov 22 @ 9:45 pm – 10:15 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Join Lizza Obremski for Circle Time! Songs, simple games, and guest appearances from Lizza’s puppet friends of Nanpuppets! Intended for ages 1 to 3 but babies and older kids are welcome to join in the … Continue reading "Circle Time with Lizza"
Nov 23 @ 12:55 pm The Dreamland
Director Phelim McDermott tackles another one of Philip Glass’s masterpieces, following the now-legendary Met staging of Satyagraha. Star countertenor Anthony Roth Costanzo is the title pharaoh, the revolutionary ruler who transformed ancient Egypt, with the striking … Continue reading "MET Live: Akhnaten"
Nov 23 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Gnomes are thought to bring good luck to their care takers and help gardens grow. Make your own gang of mini gnomes to hang on your tree, give away, or put in your garden. All … Continue reading "Makerspace for Teens – Gnome-a-palooza"
Nov 26 @ 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"
Nov 29 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm Easy Street Cantina
Decorate freshly baked cookies for the holidays at Easy Street Cantina, corner of Broad & Easy sts. Decorate in-house (seating is first-come, first-served) to take the kit home:  available to-go as decorating kits 8am -10pm … Continue reading "Holiday Cookie Decorating"
Nov 29 @ 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"
Nov 29 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm Nantucket Boys and Girls Club
Special teen night at the Nantucket Boys & Girls Club for students in 8th grade and older. 61 Sparks Avenue.
Nov 30 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am Nantucket Atheneum
Nantucket Atheneum has a 3D printer. And we think a club is a great way to allow island teens to experience the power of 3D printing. We will meet twice a month to work on … Continue reading "3D Print Club for TEENS"
Nov 30 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm Nantucket Atheneum
The film The Innocents of Florence, directed by David Battistella, tells the story of art restorers in Florence, Italy who begin in 2013 work on ‘Madonna of the Innocents,’ a 600 year old painting. Soon, they … Continue reading "Documentary Film with the Director: The Innocents of Florence"
Dec 2 @ 6:00 pm The Dreamland
Following a sold-out run at the National Theatre, the NT and Neal Street Productions’ critically acclaimed The Lehman Trilogy is now performing in the West End until 31 August. The story of a family and a company … Continue reading "NT LIVE: The Lehman Trilogy"
Dec 3 @ 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"
Dec 5 @ 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"
Dec 5 @ 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.
Dec 5 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Natural Science Museum
Join the MMA as we read and discover together in Tales for Tots, our new program designed especially for the young explorer in your family! Each session we will read a classic nature or science … Continue reading "Tales for Tots"