🏔️Weekend Update: 1/12-1/14 - Events on Martha's Vineyard
MLK weekend, friday reset, paint party, music + walks
It was rainy, snowy week and that’s in the forecast for Saturday as well. Stay cozy!
MVacay’s Weekend Recs: head to the local library to grab a book to cozy up with, cook a new recipe for a stew or soup from Cook the Vineyard, browse upcoming classes at Featherstone or FARM Institute and sign up for a fun class this February.
What To Do This Weekend
The Friday Reset at MV Museum, 5-8p / tickets
Join MVM each Friday this winter for an evening of board games, crafts, puzzles, light bites, and a special featured activity each week. Whether you're crafting, playing games, or enjoying live performances, there's a way for everyone to unwind. Savor a complimentary light bite and beverage, immerse yourself in our exhibitions, and maybe even win a prize! / Featured Activity for January 12: Join us for Vineyard-themed trivia with Ray Whitaker from 6 to 7 p.m. Compete in a team or test your knowledge solo for a chance to win a prize. / Admission: $20 MVM members, $25 non-members. Admission each week includes a light snack, admission to the featured activity, a craft (including materials), and the opportunity to explore the museum.
Interfaith Community Service in Honor of Rev. Martin Luther King and Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel at MV Hebrew Center, 5:30p / info
Live Music: Jazz with The Jeremy Berlin Trio and Singers at PathwayARTS, 7p
TBD Improv at Grange Hall, 7p
VCS Winter Walk: Squibnocket Ridge, 10a
Join us this fall and winter for the always fun and informative Winter Walks series. Get outdoors, take in the Island’s scenic beauty, and learn the interesting conservation history of some of our local ecological treasures.
Please note, registration is required.
Winter Walk at Polly Hill, 10a
Strength Training with Strong Martha at OB Library, 10a
Songwriting Workshop with Heartwood at Slough Farm, 10a-4p / info
Join our artists in residence in a workshop to discover and release the songs you have within! This workshop will lead you on a journey of inner discovery, helping you find your voice and commune with your surroundings to create simple songs that tell your individual story. No experience necessary, bring your imagination, creativity, and voice!
On-site lunch will be provided.
Paint Party with Jazen`s Art Studio at Little House Cafe, 1:30p / register
Live Music: Phil Spillane at Black Dog Cafe, 5p
Live Music: Johnny Hoy and the Bluefish at PA Club, 8p
Tennis at Church Street Tennis Courts, Vineyard Haven, 10a
Organized by the Vineyard Haven Public Library. Stay active and have fun! We will start with a traditional doubles warm up, play a set or two, then sweep the courts before we leave. Winning will not be expected. Registration is not required. We will keep this casual pick-up game going, weather permitting, through the season.
Islanders for Palestine at Five Corners, 1p
Opera Club: Donizetti's Anna Bolena at Edgartown Library, 1p
Second Sunday Jazz at West Tisbury Public Library, 2:30p
Live Music: Schubert’s Die Schöne Müllerin at First Congregational Church of West Tisbury, 3p
Film Screening: In the Whale at MV Film Center, 4p
📅 Save The Date
Recurring Weekday Activities
Game Night at The Barn - Wednesdays at 7:30
Coffee & Conversations at The Carnegie - Thursdays at 10a
Salsa Suelta at OB Library - Thursdays at 5:30p
Coming This Month
January 15 - Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Annual Membership Luncheon at PA Club
January 16 - Book Talk with Sherry Sidoti and Julia Spiro at VH Library
January 17 - Mastering Meat with Chef Charlie at Slough Farm
January 17 - Connecting with the Herd: A Misty Meadows Winter Update! / register
January 18 - Ukulele Jam at West Tisbury Public Library
January 20 - Free Family Mini Golf at Oak Bluffs Library
January 21 - Climate Cafe: Protecting and Restoring Nature at Rosewater
January 28 - 37th Anniversary Burns Nicht Supper at The Loft
January 30 - Special Tour to Celebrate Polly Hill's Birthday
February 3 - Big Night Out at Grange Hall / tickets
February 9 - Miner Family Gallery Opening
February 10 - Miner Family Gathering Sip + Shop Pop-Up
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