Apr 3 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Learning Lab, Nantucket Atheneum
Do you have a resume? Want to learn how to create your first resume? Join Kimal McCarthy for a resume-building workshop intended for beginners. Come participate in an open discussion on the significance of having … Continue reading "Class: Resume 101"
Apr 4 @ 5:00 pm – 6:15 pm Learning Lab, Nantucket Atheneum
Musicians create music , and producers shape the sound and presentation of recorded music. This four-session course will devote one session each to four key record producers, and include representative music and photographs. This week … Continue reading "Charley Walters, ‘The Record Producers: Four Who Have Shaped Music’"
Apr 11 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm Nantucket Public Safety Facility
The Nantucket Land Council is presenting a workshop on pesticide application by environmental chemist Hotze Wijnja, Ph.D. Workshop topics include identification of pesticide-sensitive areas; understanding potential impacts of pesticides on vulnerable resources; how to adjust … Continue reading "Pesticide Workshop"
Apr 13 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Great Hall, Nantucket Atheneum
Death of a Salesman is arguably Arthur Miller’s greatest works; centered around the character Willy Loman. Although a hardworking salesman, Willy was laid off from his job only to come home to hear that his … Continue reading "Theatre Workshop: Death of a Salesman"
Apr 19 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm The Dreamland
Nantucket Comedy Festival Presents Stand Up & Learn Thursday, Friday & Saturday, April 19, 20,21 , the Nantucket Comedy Festival presents our popular Stand Up & Learn Winter Workshop and Professional Comedy Series. Executive Director … Continue reading "NCF: Stand up & Learn Kids Comedy Show"
Apr 20 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm The Dreamland
Nantucket Comedy Festival Presents Stand Up & Learn Thursday, Friday & Saturday, April 19, 20,21 , the Nantucket Comedy Festival presents our popular Stand Up & Learn Winter Workshop and Professional Comedy Series. Executive Director … Continue reading "NCF: Stand up & Learn Kids Comedy Show"
Apr 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm The Dreamland
Nantucket Comedy Festival Presents Stand Up & Learn Thursday, Friday & Saturday, April 19, 20,21 , the Nantucket Comedy Festival presents our popular Stand Up & Learn Winter Workshop and Professional Comedy Series. Executive Director … Continue reading "NCF: Stand up & Learn Kids Comedy Show"
May 15 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm 1800 House
Interwoven Stories is a yearlong community project that encourages participants to create an embroidered narrative that illustrates an aspect of their Nantucket experience. Free kits containing an 8.5 X 11 fabric ‘page’, embroidery thread, needle … Continue reading "Interwoven Stories Workshop"
May 18 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Gallery, Nantucket Atheneum
Join us on our book binding adventures as we experiment and learn new ways to bind books and play with paper. No experience necessary. All tools and materials will be supplied. Registration is required.
Jun 2 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Maria Mitchell Association
Join the curator of the Mitchell House and the Prospect Hill Cemetery Association historian for a short talk about stone monuments and their conservation. The class will then move to the Prospect Hill Cemetery where … Continue reading "Preserving the Monuments of Our Ancestors: How to Properly Clean Historic Gravestones"
Jun 5 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Great Hall, Nantucket Atheneum
Led by Danica Connors, who has been reading tarot personally and professionally for over 30 years, this gathering is an opportunity for beginners to learn and advanced readers to share their skills and receive readings. … Continue reading "Tea & Tarot"
Jun 6 – Jun 7 all-day
Decisions in Preservation: Understanding, Repairing and Preserving Nantucket’s Historic Houses I do not think there is a town center anywhere in America more beautiful than Nantucket, and more powerful as a statement of the idea … Continue reading "Symposium Workshop"
Jun 7 @ 6:00 pm Mitchell’s Book Corner
Internationally recognized Sounds True recording artist, author and sound healing practitioner, Diáne Mandle conducts a transcendent sound healing meditation followed by an introduction to the symbolism, tasks and healing properties of the Himalayan sacred sound … Continue reading "Sound Healing Meditation and Workshop with Diane Mandle"
Jun 12 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Interwoven Stories is a yearlong community project that encourages participants to create an embroidered narrative that illustrates an aspect of their Nantucket experience. Free kits containing an 8.5 X 11 fabric ‘page’, embroidery thread, needle … Continue reading "Interwoven Stories Workshop"
Jun 14 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm Maria Mitchell Association
Learn about insects, “bugs”, and other creepy-crawlies through making your own curated and preserved collection to take home. Insects are the most abundant group of animals on the planet and provide unique opportunities to study … Continue reading "Build Your Own Insect Collection"
Jun 19 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm Maria Mitchell Association
Learn about insects, “bugs”, and other creepy-crawlies through making your own curated and preserved collection to take home. Insects are the most abundant group of animals on the planet and provide unique opportunities to study … Continue reading "Build Your Own Insect Collection"
Jun 26 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Great Hall, Nantucket Atheneum
Led by Danica Connors, who has been reading tarot personally and professionally for over 30 years, this gathering is an opportunity for beginners to learn and advanced readers to share their skills and receive readings. … Continue reading "Tea & Tarot"
Jul 10 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Learning Lab, Nantucket Atheneum
This 3-day workshop explores narrative and storytelling as it exists within the fields of art and design. It is about storytelling for artists and designers, how the ‘story” is created, what it conveys, and how … Continue reading "Class: Steven Faerm, ‘Design and The Narrative’"
Jul 10 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm 1800 House
Interwoven Stories is a yearlong community project that encourages participants to create an embroidered narrative that illustrates an aspect of their Nantucket experience. This session will be held at the Nantucket Historical Association’s 1800 House, … Continue reading "Interwoven Stories Workshop"
Jul 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Learning Lab, Nantucket Atheneum
This 3-day workshop explores narrative and storytelling as it exists within the fields of art and design. It is about storytelling for artists and designers, how the ‘story” is created, what it conveys, and how … Continue reading "Class: Steven Faerm, ‘Design and The Narrative’"
Jul 17 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm 1800 House
Interwoven Stories is a yearlong community project that encourages participants to create an embroidered narrative that illustrates an aspect of their Nantucket experience. Free kits containing an 8.5 X 11 fabric ‘page’, embroidery thread, needle … Continue reading "Interwoven Stories Workshop"
Jul 20 @ 8:00 pm Bennett Hall
The Nantucket Emerging Artists Theatre Lab (NEATL) is a six-day theatre developmental lab that brings early-career playwrights, directors, and actors to Nantucket to create brand new plays on island and share this work with Nantucket … Continue reading "Nantucket Emerging Artists Theatre Lab"
Jul 21 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Organized by the Nantucket Island School of Design & the Arts (NISDA) at Jetties Beach. Pre-registration to participate.
Jul 23 @ 8:00 pm Bennett Hall
The Nantucket Emerging Artists Theatre Lab (NEATL) is a six-day theatre developmental lab that brings early-career playwrights, directors, and actors to Nantucket to create brand new plays on island and share this work with Nantucket … Continue reading "Nantucket Emerging Artists Theatre Lab"
Jul 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm 1800 House
Interwoven Stories is a yearlong community project that encourages participants to create an embroidered narrative that illustrates an aspect of their Nantucket experience. This session will be held at the Nantucket Historical Association’s 1800 House, … Continue reading "Interwoven Stories Workshop"
Aug 1 – Aug 4 all-day
A wonderful week of parties, lectures, and activities. For tickets and details:508-228-1894
Aug 4 @ 9:45 am – 10:45 am Learning Lab, Nantucket Atheneum
Scott is a three-time Grammy winning producer with Rounder Records. Learn the basics and how to play one complete blues song. A student-grade harmonica will be provided to each participant to keep. Come learn with … Continue reading "Scott Billington Harmonica Workshop"
Oct 3 @ 7:00 pm Methodist Church
Improv Workshop with Jasper Young
May 18 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm Bartlett's Farm
Stop in at Bartlett’s Farm and BUILD YOUR OWN Terrarium with the help and guidance of our Garden Center Staff. Choose from a wide variety of glass, whimsical air plants, succulents and other accents to … Continue reading "DIY Terrarium Workshop"
Jun 1 @ 11:00 am Bartlett's Farm
Learn how to keep your senior or anxious pet more comfortable with reiki, massage, acupuncture, and the benefits of CBD oil. Demonstrations, tips & techniques to practice at home. Free: donations will benefit Nantucket Island … Continue reading "Holistic Pet Workshop"