Jan 17 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am Gallery, 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"
Jan 18 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Come play with Liz and Ellen as we learn new ways to bind books together. No experience required, all tools and materials will be supplied. Bring your ideas for future book binding workshops! FREE admission … Continue reading "Book Binding Workshop"
Jan 23 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am Early Childhood Playroom
As toddlers and children grow, their awareness and styles of literacy exploration change. They are now beginning to recognize that print is something special. For ages 24-48 months. Free but registration required: 508-228-7285 x1166
Jan 23 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Conference room
A free discussion with Dr. Thomas M. Richard on “The Dignity of Difference” in the conference room of 56 Centre Street. Our current world is fragile with misunderstanding and fear. On the one hand we … Continue reading "On the Same Page Book Discussion"
Jan 24 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am Gallery, 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"
Jan 30 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am Early Childhood Playroom
As toddlers and children grow, their awareness and styles of literacy exploration change. They are now beginning to recognize that print is something special. For ages 24-48 months. Free but registration required: 508-228-7285 x1166
Jan 30 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm Nantucket Atheneum
In So You Want to Talk About Race, Editor at Large of The Establishment, Ijeoma Oluo offers a contemporary, accessible take on the racial landscape in America, addressing head-on such issues as privilege, police brutality, … Continue reading "World Wide Voices Book Discussion Group: ‘So You want To Talk About Race’"
Jan 31 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am Gallery, 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"
Feb 6 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am Early Childhood Playroom
As toddlers and children grow, their awareness and styles of literacy exploration change. They are now beginning to recognize that print is something special. For ages 24-48 months. Free but registration required: 508-228-7285 x1166
Feb 7 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am Gallery, 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"
Feb 8 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Come play with Liz and Ellen as we learn new ways to bind books together. No experience required, all tools and materials will be supplied. Bring your ideas for future book binding workshops! FREE admission … Continue reading "Book Binding Workshop"
Feb 13 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am Early Childhood Playroom
As toddlers and children grow, their awareness and styles of literacy exploration change. They are now beginning to recognize that print is something special. For ages 24-48 months. Free but registration required: 508-228-7285 x1166
Feb 14 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am Gallery, 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"
Feb 20 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am Early Childhood Playroom
As toddlers and children grow, their awareness and styles of literacy exploration change. They are now beginning to recognize that print is something special. For ages 24-48 months. Free but registration required: 508-228-7285 x1166
Feb 21 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am Gallery, 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"
Feb 27 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Already an international sensation and prize-winning bestseller in France, an evocative coming-of-age story of a young boy, a lost childhood and a shattered homeland. ‘I was born with this story. It ran in my blood. … Continue reading "World Wide Voices Book Discussion Group: ‘Small Country’"
Feb 28 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am Gallery, 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"
Mar 6 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am Early Childhood Playroom
As toddlers and children grow, their awareness and styles of literacy exploration change. They are now beginning to recognize that print is something special. For ages 24-48 months. Free but registration required: 508-228-7285 x1166
Mar 7 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am Gallery, 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"
Mar 8 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Come play with Liz and Ellen as we learn new ways to bind books together. No experience required, all tools and materials will be supplied. Bring your ideas for future book binding workshops! FREE admission … Continue reading "Book Binding Workshop"
Mar 13 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am Early Childhood Playroom
As toddlers and children grow, their awareness and styles of literacy exploration change. They are now beginning to recognize that print is something special. For ages 24-48 months. Free but registration required: 508-228-7285 x1166
Mar 14 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am Gallery, 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"
Mar 20 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am Early Childhood Playroom
As toddlers and children grow, their awareness and styles of literacy exploration change. They are now beginning to recognize that print is something special. For ages 24-48 months. Free but registration required: 508-228-7285 x1166
Mar 21 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am Gallery, 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"
Mar 27 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am Early Childhood Playroom
As toddlers and children grow, their awareness and styles of literacy exploration change. They are now beginning to recognize that print is something special. For ages 24-48 months. Free but registration required: 508-228-7285 x1166
Mar 28 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am Gallery, 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"
Apr 3 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am Early Childhood Playroom
As toddlers and children grow, their awareness and styles of literacy exploration change. They are now beginning to recognize that print is something special. For ages 24-48 months. Free but registration required: 508-228-7285 x1166
Apr 4 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am Gallery, 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"
Apr 10 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am Early Childhood Playroom
As toddlers and children grow, their awareness and styles of literacy exploration change. They are now beginning to recognize that print is something special. For ages 24-48 months. Free but registration required: 508-228-7285 x1166
Apr 11 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am Gallery, 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"
Apr 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:45 pm Nantucket Atheneum
‘Fifty Strong showcases the long-running feud of a family of end-of-the-line New England WASPs, played against the background of a crumbling post-Trump America. The struggles of this aristocratic family down on their uppers becomes more … Continue reading "TWN Staged Reading: ’50 Strong,’ by Anne Breeding"
Apr 18 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am Gallery, 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"
Apr 24 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm Nantucket Atheneum
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’"
Apr 25 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am Gallery, 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"
Apr 27 all-day Mitchell’s Book Corner
Celebrate Indie Bookstore Day by stopping by to see what’s NEW on the shelves at Mitchell’s and Bookworks this season as well as some special deals on audio books, book swag, and MORE!
Apr 27 @ 9:30 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Browse and purchase from previously enjoyed books and media for all ages at great prices! Hardcover books $2, Softcover books and Media $1.
Apr 27 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm Mitchell’s Book Corner
Book Signing with James Sulzer author of Crisis The Card People 3
May 2 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am Gallery, 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"
May 4 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm Nantucket Atheneum
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"
May 9 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am Gallery, 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"
May 10 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Come play with Liz and Ellen as we learn new ways to bind books together. No experience required, all tools and materials will be supplied. Bring your ideas for future book binding workshops! FREE admission … Continue reading "Book Binding Workshop"
May 16 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am Gallery, 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"
May 29 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm Nantucket Atheneum
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’"
Jun 4 @ 6:30 pm Mitchell’s Book Corner
Celebrate Nantucket Pride by joining Tim Ehrenberg to discuss “The Great Believers” by Rebecca Makkai at Mitchell’s in anticipation of Rebecca’s appearance at the Nantucket Book Festival on Saturday, June 15th at 12pm.
Jun 4 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
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"
Jun 10 @ 1:26 pm Mitchell’s Book Corner
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”"
Jun 10 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Mitchell’s Book Corner
discussing the book The Woman’s Hour by Elaine Weiss in anticipation of her appearance at the Nantucket Book Festival Friday, June 14th at 1PM at the Methodist Church with Mindy Todd.
Jun 14 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Come play with Liz and Ellen as we learn new ways to bind books together. No experience required, all tools and materials will be supplied. Bring your ideas for future book binding workshops! FREE admission … Continue reading "Book Binding Workshop"
Jun 15 all-day Nantucket Atheneum
Our summer reading program A Universe of Stories officially begins today! Stop by the Weezie Desk to register and receive a sport pack filled with everything you need to keep track of your reading over … Continue reading "Summer Reading Sign Up Begins"
Jun 20 @ 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"