What’s so funny?: A lighthearted look at why we laugh – a talk with Jenny Allen

Saturday, August 12 at 6 pm, Jenny will visit the library to talk about what makes us laugh and why. Humans aren’t the only species to crack up. Monkeys do, and so do rats, according to current research…. Read More

Book Talk with Peter Brannen

On Tuesday, August 8th at 4pm, Peter Brannen will visit the West Tisbury Library to present his latest book, The Ends of the World: Supervolcanoes, Lethal Oceans, and the Search for Past Apocalypses. Refreshments will be served. This event is… Read More

The Real News About Fake News: a Talk with John Kennedy

Thursday, August 3rd from 4:30 – 6:00 pm,  Join us at the West Tisbury Library for an afternoon conversing about the controversial topic of fake news. Journalist and Boston University professor John Kennedy will be returning to the… Read More

Artist Reception: Tommaso Bertini & Albert Alcalay

Saturday, August 5th from 4:00 – 5:00 pm, join us for a reception in honor of Albert Alcalay’s work on display in the Community Room and Tommaso Bertini’s work on display on the library’s upper and lower levels. Refreshments… Read More

Book Talk with Susan Suleiman

Book Talk: The Némirovsky Question with Susan Suleiman.  On Thursday, July 27th at 5 pm, join us at the West Tisbury Library for a book talk with Susan Suleiman. She will discuss her new book, The Némirovsky Question:… Read More

Concert featuring Joe Keenan

Join us Wednesday, July 26th from 5:00 – 6:00 pm for a concert featuring Joe Keenan. On Wednesday, July 26th from 5-6pm at the West Tisbury Library, Joe Keenan, long time Island resident, singer/songwriter, sea cook, and storyteller,… Read More

Islanders Read the Classics: John Hough on The Confessions of Nat Turner

Islanders Read the Classics with John Hough Jr., a talk on William Styron’s The Confessions of Nat Turner On Tuesday, July 25 at 7:00 pm, the West Tisbury Library will host “Islanders Read the Classics.” This year’s selection is… Read More

Letgo Your Mind – Lego Robotics class

LetGO Your Mind visits the West Tisbury Library! Monday, July 17th from 7:00 – 8:15 pm.   On Monday, July 17th at 7 pm, LetGO Your Mind, a Summer STEM program, will lead a Lego workshop for ages… Read More

Book Talk with Peter Simon

Saturday, July 15th from 4:00 – 5:00 pm. Join us for a book talk with photographer and author Peter Simon. Peter will present his new book, Martha’s Vineyard: To Everything There Is a Season. Books will be available for purchase… Read More

Writing & Reading Workshop for Teens

The West Tisbury Library and Mathea Morais will be offering a Writing & Reading Workshop for young people ages 9-14. The workshop will be held : Monday, July 10 – Friday, July 14 10:30 am-12 pm Snacks, books, pencils, and… Read More