Jan 9 @ 12:15 pm Fairgrounds Restaurant
U.S. Naval Reserve-Retired
Jan 15 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm Nantucket High School Cafeteria
Together we can move toward a solution! A Community Discussion with Island Service Providers & Community Members in Recovery. Have hope; You are not alone. Ask questions, Get answers.
Jan 16 @ 12:15 pm Fairgrounds Restaurant
Chief Executive Officer of Nantucket Community Sailing
Jan 16 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm Nantucket Atheneum
The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management will hold a public meeting to discuss a draft of its environmental impact statement for the Vineyard Wind project. Free admission
Jan 23 @ 12:15 pm Fairgrounds Restaurant
Manager of the Town of Nantucket Airport
Jan 30 @ 12:15 pm Fairgrounds Restaurant
Chair of the Select Board of Nantucket
Jan 31 @ 5:30 pm The Dreamland
Discuss whether Nantucket should have a mayor, the impact of climate change on our island, and many more issues facing Nantucket when the Select Board come together at The Dreamland, South Water Street. This event … Continue reading "Nantucket 2030 and Beyond"
Feb 6 @ 12:15 pm Fairgrounds Restaurant
Executive Director of the Nantucket Dreamland Foundation
Feb 13 @ 12:15 pm Fairgrounds Restaurant
Executive Director of the Nantucket Historical Association
Feb 20 @ 12:15 pm Fairgrounds Restaurant
Town of Nantucket Fire Chief
Feb 20 @ 7:00 pm Maria Mitchell Association
Julia Blyth, the MMA Biological Collections Manager who will be giving a specimen demonstration at 2 Vestal Street for the Maria Mitchell Association Winter Speaker Series.
Feb 27 @ 12:15 pm Fairgrounds Restaurant
Prevention and Outreach Coordinator at Fairwinds
Mar 2 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm Bartlett's Farm
Reframing, opens the door to wellness. All illness and imbalances are the body crying out for us to pay attention. And when we do, we have the opportunity to change our lives for the better. … Continue reading "Farm Talk: Shamanism and Tick-Born Disease"
Mar 6 @ 12:00 pm Fairgrounds Restaurant
Conservation Foundation
Mar 6 @ 7:00 pm Maria Mitchell Association
Vince Murphy, the Protected Species Technician and Assistant Shellfish Warden here on Nantucket Island will give a talk on protected species and species management. Talk will be at 2 Vestal Street for the Maria Mitchell … Continue reading "Winter Speaker Series"
Mar 7 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
Free lecture on Yemen’s Distinctive Architecture and Landscapes by Michael May and Jim Lentowski in the Nantucket Whaling Museum, 13 Broad Street. Open to the public.
Mar 11 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm The Saltbox
Nantucket Science Pub Series hosted by The Linda Loring Nature Foundation. Owen Nichols, Director of Marine Fisheries Research at the Center for Coastal Studies, will talk about ” Squid Pro Quo: Fishermen and Scientists Working … Continue reading "Nantucket Science Pub Series"
Mar 13 @ 12:00 pm Fairgrounds Restaurant
Nantucket Site Director of Health Imperatives
Mar 14 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
Free lecture on Irish Immigration & the Creation of a Greater Ireland in the USA by Catherine Shannon in the Nantucket Whaling Museum, 13 Broad Street. Open to the public.
Mar 16 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm Bartlett's Farm
An informative talk about Nantucket’s progressive, unique waste management system. Learn about best practices for supporting our town’s waste facility and “biodigester” led by newly hired TON Recycling Coordinator Graeme Durovich. Presented by Graeme Durovich … Continue reading "Free Farm Talk: Nantucket’s Unique Waste Management System"
Mar 17 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Nantucket Boys and Girls Club
This community event sponsored by Autism Speaks will cover ways to prepare children with autism, as well as other disabilities, for adulthood. This will be an interactive and informative session on resources and tools to … Continue reading "Autism Speaks Town Hall"
Mar 20 @ 12:00 pm Fairgrounds Restaurant
Superintendent of Nantucket Public Schools
Mar 20 @ 7:00 pm Maria Mitchell Association
Ginger Andrews, Virginia “Ginger” Andrews, daughter of acclaimed ornithologist Edith Folger Andrews, will give a talk on growing up in an ornithological world and what she is doing on Nantucket now. Talk will be at … Continue reading "Winter Speaker Series"
Mar 21 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
Free lecture on Switching Up Screen Time with “Out to Sea” by Lizza Obremski and Sue Riddle in the Nantucket Whaling Museum, 13 Broad Street. Open to the public.
Mar 27 @ 12:00 pm Fairgrounds Restaurant
Town Manager
Mar 27 @ 7:00 pm Maria Mitchell Association
Jack Dubinsky, from the Aquarium or Natural Science Museum, will give a talk on the exciting things happening in the Museum, including the jellyfish that will soon be born as well as the mini-food chain … Continue reading "Winter Speaker Series"
Apr 3 @ 12:00 pm Fairgrounds Restaurant
Director of the Department of Public Works
Apr 4 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
Join Pauline Proch, Executive Director of Egan Maritime Institute, to dive into the organization’s vast Sea of Opportunities maritime education program. With a core class in the eighth grade at the public middle school, and … Continue reading "Food For Thought: Egan Maritime Institute’s Educational Program"
Apr 8 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm The Saltbox
Nantucket Science Pub Series hosted by The Linda Loring Nature Foundation.  Free admission. Do you like science? How about beer? Hear about hot topics in science and nature from local experts in a fun, informal … Continue reading "Nantucket Science Pub Series"
Apr 10 @ 12:00 pm Fairgrounds Restaurant
Executive Director of Remain Nantucket
Apr 11 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
Free lecture on “Somewhere in the Cycle” by Monica Flegg in the Nantucket Whaling Museum, 13 Broad Street. Open to the public.
Apr 17 @ 12:00 pm Fairgrounds Restaurant
Executive Director of Sustainable Nantucket
Apr 18 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
Join NHA Research Fellow Barbara White for a lecture on the struggle to integrate Nantucket Public Schools prior to the Civil War. Barbara White is the author of three books about Nantucket history: A Line … Continue reading "Food For Thought: “The Battle to Integrate Nantucket Schools Before the Civil War” with Barbara White"
Apr 24 @ 12:00 pm Fairgrounds Restaurant
Station Mgr. and Sr Producer Channel 18 Rotary Interact Clubs work in Puerto Rico this winter
Apr 25 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
Since 1991 Dan DenDanto has worked professionally with marine mammal stranding response networks to promote the acquisition of marine mammal specimens for research, scientific and educational collections. Since 1993 Dan has operated Whales and Nails … Continue reading "Food For Thought: Methods & Discoveries in the Articulation of Large Whale Skeletons for Exhibitions"
May 1 @ 12:00 pm Fairgrounds Restaurant
Executive Director of Housing Nantucket
May 2 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
Free lecture on Bohemians in the Garden in the Nantucket Whaling Museum, 13 Broad Street. Open to the public.
May 3 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Join Glen Weimer for a photo and video adventure through Indonesia! Glen offers his experiences and insight on Balinese Gamelan, Trance Ceremonies, Buddhist & Hindu Temples Komodo Dragons, Ancient Ruins, Breathtaking Natural Beauty Javanese Shadow … Continue reading "Glen Weimer: Tales of Indonesia"
May 5 @ 3:00 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
A performance highlighting the lives of Nantucket women through history using excerpts from personal narratives, letters, and memoirs. $15 at the door; Nantucket Whaling Museum, 13 Broad Street
May 8 @ 12:00 pm Fairgrounds Restaurant
Shellfish Biologist for Town of Nantucket
May 9 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
Free lecture on Marine Debris & Plastics by Laura Ludwig in the Nantucket Whaling Museum, 13 Broad Street. Open to the public.
May 15 @ 12:00 pm Fairgrounds Restaurant
Director of the Conservation Foundation
May 16 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
Free lecture on Assessing Historic Climate Conditions by Timothy Walker and Caroline Ummenhofer in the Nantucket Whaling Museum, 13 Broad Street. Open to the public.
May 22 @ 12:00 pm Fairgrounds Restaurant
Theatre Workshop of Nantucket
May 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Peter Christoph, a wildlife photographer, speaker, and author from Lancaster, MA., delivers stunning photographs of his favorite owls combined with stories that entertain, educate and inspire the audience. He’ll discuss the secrets he uses to … Continue reading "Owls of New England With Peter Christoph"
May 23 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
Free lecture on Conservation Restrictions and Your Nantucket Property by Cormac Collier and Emily Molden in the Nantucket Whaling Museum, 13 Broad Street. Open to the public.
May 29 @ 12:00 pm Fairgrounds Restaurant
White Heron Theater
Jun 5 @ 12:00 pm Fairgrounds Restaurant
President of The Homestead
Jun 18 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm Nantucket Lightship Basket Museum
Have a collection of lightship baskets but aren’t sure how to display them? Join local interior designer, Melanie Gowen, as she walks you through some of her favorite decorating techniques using these iconic pieces.
Jun 20 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm Nantucket Lightship Basket Museum
Rachael Freeman, Environmental Coordinator for the Nantucket Landbank, will discuss plans for an arboretum located on the Reyes Family property in Polpis. This program is free for museum members. There is a $7 charge for … Continue reading "Reyes Pond"