May 24 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Haddon Hall
Nantucket Community School, in collaboration with A Safe Place, is offering Tai Chi for Wellness classes in 56 Centre St., Haddon Hall. Tai Chi is a non-strenuous, complete body exercise consisting of a series of … Continue reading "Free Tai Chi for Wellness"
May 24 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Summer is coming! Start dreaming of days on the water. Use paint to decorate a ceramic box shaped like a sailboat. All tools and materials will be supplied. FREE for teens grades 6-12.
May 28 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Janie Hobson Dupont shows participants how to take better photos using their iPhone and iPad. Janie covers close-up techniques using HDR photography, using the grid tool, burst mode, focus techniques, portrait mode, composition and editing. … Continue reading "Class: Janie Hobson Dupont, iPhone Photography"
May 28 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Come join us for some creative construction! The library will supply the LEGO bricks and a CHALLENGE for you to complete. Program is FREE but space is limited. Please register for only one session per … Continue reading "Library LEGO Challenge"
May 28 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm AAN's Visual Arts Center
Explore the pottery wheel in this fun and messy class! Beginners will explore the basics while more advanced students will explore more challenging techniques.
May 28 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm AAN's Visual Arts Center
Students will explore various sculpture and hand-building techniques to create fun and unique pieces of art inspired by art history, nature, and their own imagination.
May 28 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm AAN's Visual Arts Center
Our youngest artists will explore various art media and elementary art fundamentals in a relaxed and inspiring setting.
May 28 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Join Rev. Linda and Gary Simmopns as they explore their recent trip to Casa del Migrante and Instituto Madre Assunta in Tijuana, Mexico. Gary’s photos will grace this exploration of heart and mind learned from … Continue reading "Presentation: Rev. Linda Simmons & Gary Langley, ‘Lessons from Tijuana’"
May 28 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Do you feel busy all day, but can never get everything on your to-do list checked off? How often do you look back on your day and don’t know where your time went? Maybe you … Continue reading "Time Management Toolkit"
May 28 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Join Jennifer Carlson and learn to ‘Write Your Own Story.” Learn about Jennifer’s publishing journey as she guides you wish on your own writing goals. Opportunities for optional creative writing during the workshop will be … Continue reading "Memoir Writing Workshop: ‘Write Your Own Story’ with Jennifer Carlson"
May 29 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm AAN's Visual Arts Center
Join us for this interactive new course where students will “visit” different countries and time periods while they study the artists associated. Student’s art will reflect these artists’ technique and style.
May 29 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm AAN's Visual Arts Center
Explore the pottery wheel in this fun and messy class! Beginners will explore the basics, while more advanced students will explore more challenging techniques.
May 29 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm AAN's Visual Arts Center
Students will explore various sculpture and hand-building techniques to create fun and unique pieces of art inspired by art history, nature, and their own imagination.
May 29 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Nantucket Atheneum
The Writer’s ToolBox is a fun, stress-free way to work on your writing in a supportive atmosphere. Each session will focus on an aspect of writing and writers of all genres and levels are welcome. … Continue reading "The Writer’s ToolBox: Dialog – Close Talking & Eavesdropping"
May 30 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm AAN's Visual Arts Center
Explore the pottery wheel in this fun and messy class! Beginners will explore the basics while more advanced students will explore more challenging techniques.
May 30 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm AAN's Visual Arts Center
Students will explore various water-based art mediums (tempera, watercolor, and acrylics) and art styles ranging from realism, impressionism, pointillism, expressionism through abstract, conceptual and action painting while creating large-scale paintings in this fun class.
May 30 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Gallery, Nantucket Atheneum
Beginner’s English class for those seeking to improve their English language skills. The class is free, open to all, conducted in English and no pre-registration is required. The LVA offers English classes almost every week, … Continue reading "LVA – Beginner English Class"
May 30 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Learning Lab, Nantucket Atheneum
An Intermediate/Advanced English class for those seeking to improve their English language skills. The Literacy Volunteers of the Atheneum offer a drop-in intermediate/advanced English class almost every Thursday evening. Please check the calendar for dates. … Continue reading "LVA – Intermediate/Advanced English Class"
May 30 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm AAN's Visual Arts Center
In this class students will create portfolio quality artists books. Working toward building a body of photographic work, students will learn the basics of photography, editing, and printing contemporary artists books.
Jun 4 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Do you feel busy all day, but can never get everything on your to-do list checked off? How often do you look back on your day and don’t know where your time went? Maybe you … Continue reading "Time Management Toolkit"
Jun 4 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm AAN's Visual Arts Center
All Levels Welcome. In a supportive and open environment, Lenny will allow students to develop new ideas through exploration and a willingness to be playful. Collage, mixed media, drawing and painting may all be explored. … Continue reading "Developing Abstract Imagery with Lenny Moskowitz"
Jun 4 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Led by Danica Connors, who has been reading tarot personally and professionally for over 30 years, this class is for those who have previous experience with Tarot and have a working knowledge of the foundational … Continue reading "Intermediate/Advanced Tea & Tarot"
Jun 6 @ 7:30 am – 8:00 am Nantucket Ice
Ice-R-Cise Drop-ins welcome
Jun 6 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm AAN's Visual Arts Center
This two-day workshop will focus on painting a still life with a personal narrative in mind. By this I mean ?what do YOU like about this still life in front of you? What do YOU … Continue reading "Creating a Personal Still Life w/ Katie Kindilien"
Jun 6 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Gallery, Nantucket Atheneum
Beginner’s English class for those seeking to improve their English language skills. The class is free, open to all, conducted in English and no pre-registration is required. The LVA offers English classes almost every week, … Continue reading "LVA – Beginner English Class"
Jun 6 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Learning Lab, Nantucket Atheneum
An Intermediate/Advanced English class for those seeking to improve their English language skills. The Literacy Volunteers of the Atheneum offer a drop-in intermediate/advanced English class almost every Thursday evening. Please check the calendar for dates. … Continue reading "LVA – Intermediate/Advanced English Class"
Jun 8 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am Winter Park
Free Yoga in the park in English and Spanish! Please bring your own mat or towel. Brought to you by Nantucket Community Parks and Recreation and ASAP (Alliance for Substance Abuse Prevention)
Jun 10 @ 9:00 am – 11:45 am The Dreamland
Jun 11 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am Nantucket Culinary
Spend time in the chef’s kitchen at Nantucket Culinary with visiting chefs, sous-chefs and Chef Greg learning knife skills and hands-on cooking to build your fundamental kitchen skills. Attendees please wear close-toed shoes and have … Continue reading "The Chef’s Workshop – Building the Fundamentals of Cooking"
Jun 11 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Janie Hobson Dupont shows you how to use the Google toolbox to full advantage. In this class you will learn how to share and append documents in Google Drive and use Google Docs to create … Continue reading "Class: Janie Hobson Dupont, Google Docs & Google Drive"
Jun 11 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
For Relatives raising grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins. If you are raising your grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins, or your siblings, you are not alone. This group can provide information and resources, as well as support. Join … Continue reading "Grandparents Raising Grandchildren"
Jun 11 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Teen Improv with Jasper Young Work on your public speaking and hone your skills at thinking on your toes. Come join us in a relaxed atmosphere for fun improv and theater games. We will make … Continue reading "Teen Improv"
Jun 12 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Nantucket Culinary
Join us for a special collaboration with Meg duPont of Rockfarm Gardens! Learn how to make a beautiful Orchid Terrarium. All you need is a large, glass vessel and some creativity! There will be a … Continue reading "Orchid Terrarium Making Workshop"
Jun 12 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm AAN's Visual Arts Center
Outdoor painting festival with new wet works hung for sale each day at the AAN Gallery. Quick Paint June 14, 1-3:30 along Washington Street beach. Frank Swift Chase Awards at the June 16 closing reception, … Continue reading "Plein Air Paint Out, Brant Point"
Jun 12 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Make your own jungle snake! We will be painting snakes using forks, bubble wrap, and other materials to make new kinds of marks and create a jungle scene for it to live in out of … Continue reading "Makerspace for Kids: Jungle Snakes"
Jun 12 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm Nantucket Culinary
Join us for a special collaboration with Meg duPont of Rockfarm Gardens! Learn how to make a beautiful Orchid Terrarium. All you need is a large, glass vessel and some creativity! There will be a … Continue reading "Orchid Terrarium Making Workshop"
Jun 12 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Nantucket Atheneum
The Writer’s ToolBox is a fun, stress-free way to work on your writing in a supportive atmosphere. Each session will focus on an aspect of writing and writers of all genres and levels are welcome. … Continue reading "The Writer’s ToolBox: A Tense Exchange – Experimenting with Past, Present & Future Verb Tenses"
Jun 12 @ 6:00 pm – 6:50 pm Nantucket Ice
Adult Learn to Skate Registration required, drop-ins welcome
Jun 13 @ 7:30 am – 8:00 am Nantucket Ice
Ice-R-Cise Drop-ins welcome
Jun 13 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Gallery, Nantucket Atheneum
Beginner’s English class for those seeking to improve their English language skills. The class is free, open to all, conducted in English and no pre-registration is required. The LVA offers English classes almost every week, … Continue reading "LVA – Beginner English Class"
Jun 13 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Learning Lab, Nantucket Atheneum
An Intermediate/Advanced English class for those seeking to improve their English language skills. The Literacy Volunteers of the Atheneum offer a drop-in intermediate/advanced English class almost every Thursday evening. Please check the calendar for dates. … Continue reading "LVA – Intermediate/Advanced English Class"
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 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am Winter Park
Free Yoga in the park in English and Spanish! Please bring your own mat or towel. Brought to you by Nantucket Community Parks and Recreation and ASAP (Alliance for Substance Abuse Prevention)
Jun 17 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm 'Sconset Market
Member Price $15. Price adjusted at check out. Go from interested beach visitor to expert beach comber! Join us to learn how to identify the crabs, shells, sponges, and seaweeds commonly found along the beach. … Continue reading "Beach Discovery Field Trips"
Jun 18 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am Nantucket Culinary
Spend time in the chef’s kitchen at Nantucket Culinary with visiting chefs, sous-chefs and Chef Greg learning knife skills and hands-on cooking to build your fundamental kitchen skills. Attendees please wear close-toed shoes and have … Continue reading "The Chef’s Workshop – Building the Fundamentals of Cooking"
Jun 18 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Class instructor Janie Hobson Dupont offers a beginner class on how to use your iPhone. In this class Janie begins at the beginning. She will cover phone settings that allow you to get the best … Continue reading "Class: Janie Hobson Dupont, iPhone Tips and Tricks"
Jun 18 @ 10:00 am – Jun 20 @ 4:00 pm AAN's Visual Arts Center
From an internal and visual investigation of the land, this class focuses on creating a series of paintings that reflect your journey from landscape looseness to abstraction. Emphasizing a minimalist approach to composition, we will … Continue reading "Landscape to Abstraction"
Jun 18 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Come and learn the joys of one color botanical printing! We will take the ever popular hydrangea leaf and print using only white ink on blue cards to make beautiful handmade greeting cards, book marks … Continue reading "Class: Mixed Media Tuesday: Botanical Printed Cards"
Jun 18 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Led by Danica Connors, who has been reading tarot personally and professionally for over 30 years. This class is for those who are starting from scratch or those who wish to reinforce their foundational knowledge. … Continue reading "Beginner’s Tea & Tarot"