Calendar

Apr
13
Tue
2021
Online Pilates with Judy Kranz
Apr 13 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am

Online Pilates Class with Judy Kranz

Tuesdays starting April 7, 2020 @ 8:30 – 9:30 am VIA ZOOM

Saturdays starting April 11, 2020 @ 9:30 – 10:30 am VIA ZOOM

email rrooney@clamsnet.org to sign up

Limited space to 8 per day. Please sign-up for one day to start.

This is free and open to the public

 

 

CLASS FULL! Watercolor class for adults
Apr 13 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
CLASS FULL! Teen and tween watercolor class
Apr 13 @ 5:45 pm – 6:45 pm
Apr
14
Wed
2021
Online Adult Community Dance Class with Jesse Keller Jason
Apr 14 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Online Adult Community Dance Class with Jesse Keller Jason

On Wednesdays at 10:30am, the West Tisbury Library presents Adult Community Dance Class through Zoom. This class welcomes adults, seniors, and everyone in between. Jesse Keller Jason makes every(body) feel comfortable in this dance class. The class begins with a guided warm-up that will align the body and introduce dance technique along with building strength, stability, and flexibility. After bodies are warm and energized, participants transition to upbeat movement sequences that keep us socially connected and moving as one. Class will end with a combination that leaves space for the dancers’ own creativity. This class can be done in the comfort of your own home on any surface, seated or standing. Free and open to the public!

Classes will meet virtually on Zoom. Attend one, some, or all sessions. All are welcome! Please contact the library to receive the Zoom invitation to join: wt_mail@clamsnet.org. 

Apr
15
Thu
2021
Online Class: Empowering Well-Being
Apr 15 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm

Online Class: Empowering Well-Being

The West Tisbury Library invites you to join Shanta Gabriel’s “Empowering Well-Being” class on Zoom. Classes meet on Thursdays from 11:30am-12:30pm. Attend one, some, or all sessions. This class is free and open to the public. Please email wt_mail@clamsnet.org to sign up. Classes meet February through May.

Class description:

We live in a time when great change and transition fill our lives. 

Strengthening the energetic flow through the body can help create an inner environment of well-being so you can thrive in the midst of change. 

In this class you will receive simple yet profound exercises that will help you feel more aligned and nourished in your daily life. Each class is complete, but they will build on themselves for more calm agility during life’s ongoing change.

Shanta Gabriel is an author and teacher, who has been an energy healer for over 40 years using a variety of modalities to strengthen well-being in daily life.

Online Free-Write Poetry Class – Series 9
Apr 15 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Online Free-Write Poetry Class (series 9)

Starting Thursday, April 15 at 4pm, the West Tisbury Library will host another online Free-Write Poetry Class led by West Tisbury Poet Laureate Spencer Thurlow. In this class, we will do five four-minute free-write sessions. After each session, writers will be encouraged to read their work to the group, but it is not required. A prompt will be given for each free-write so that we all begin with the same line, but of course, after that, writers are free to go in any direction they choose.

Come connect and get creative with us! Classes will meet virtually through Zoom on six Thursdays at 4pm. Class will be limited to five participants. Sign up is required. Please email wt_mail@clamsnet.org. Class dates: 4/15, 4/22, 4/29. 5/6, 5/13, and 5/20. Free and open to the public! 

Apr
16
Fri
2021
Virtual Yoga: All-Levels Kripalu Flow Class
Apr 16 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am

All-Levels Kripalu Flow Class
Virtual Yoga Hosted by the West Tisbury Library

Starting Friday, March 27 at 8am, the West Tisbury Library will host an online all-levels Kripalu Flow Class led by Jason Mazar-Kelly (Yogijay). Classes will meet virtually through Zoom on Fridays at 8am. This class is focused on soothing the nervous system through a combination of movement, breathwork, and meditation. This class is accessible to all levels and is a fun way to wake up while starting the day with a sense of peace in these times of uncertainty. Sign up is required. Please contact wt_mail@clamsnet.org to sign up. Free and open to the public!

About the instructor:

Jason is a certified yoga instructor, mindfulness consultant, business consultant, private chef, and CPA. From meditation and breathwork to hot vinyasa and pranic flows, Jason likes to share a variety of tools and techniques with practitioners at all levels. At the age of 12, Jason was diagnosed with severe obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD). For the majority of his teenage years he struggled with OCD until finding yoga and mindfulness therapy. The practices he shares are practices he has worked with since 2011. Since 2014, he has shared these practices with communities around New England. His practices have been discovered through personal inquiry as well as through training, research, and mentorships. He will not only challenge you physically but will also challenge you to go deeper, to step into rigorous personal inquiry, and to engage with sensation. Discover the sweetness that comes from stepping outside of your comfort zone and into being fully alive.

Online! Balance: Chi Kung, Yoga & Breath
Apr 16 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm

Online! Balance: Chi Kung, Yoga & Breath

On Mondays and Fridays at 11:30am, the West Tisbury Library will host an online Balance Series led by Kanta Lipsky. In this class, we will explore ways to strengthen our connection to the earth and increase our bodies’ ability to maintain good balance. No yoga mat needed, but a chair will be necessary for some of the movements. 

Classes will meet virtually through Zoom. All are welcome. Please contact wt_mail@clamsnet.org to sign up. Free and open to the public.

Kanta Lipsky is a massage therapist and yoga teacher. She is also a painter, dancer, and singer who has been exploring alternative forms of healing and well being for many years.

Apr
17
Sat
2021
Online Pilates Class with Judy Kranz
Apr 17 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am

Online Pilates Class with Judy Kranz

Tuesdays starting April 7, 2020 @ 8:30 – 9:30 am VIA ZOOM

Saturdays starting April 11, 2020 @ 9:30 – 10:30 am VIA ZOOM

email rrooney@clamsnet.org to sign up

Limited space to 8 per day. Please sign-up for one day to start.

This is free and open to the public

 

Pop-Up Library
Apr 17 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Pop-Up Library!

On Saturdays in April, from 12-3pm, the West Tisbury Library will be holding a “Pop-Up Library” in our parking lot. This event is free and open to the public.

Books and other items will be available for browsing and check out with your library card. Children and Young Adult materials, along with adult books and DVDS, will be available for contactless browsing. Librarians will be available on site to help browsers choose their next reads. This event will take place in the library parking lot, weather permitting.

Please bring your library card or ID. There will be forms available to register for a card if you’ve never had one before.

Mask wearing and social distancing is mandatory. A hand-washing sink and sanitizer will be provided.

Please email wt_mail@clamsnet.org with any questions.

Virtual Yoga: Gentle Flow Community Class
Apr 17 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Virtual Yoga: Gentle Flow Community Class

Please join us for Hallie Brevetti’s Gentle Flow Community Yoga Class on April Saturdays at 2:30pm. This class is focused on a journey towards the self. Through finding lines of energy and intentional movement, you will find a more gentle awareness of your body, mind, and breath. Open levels class. Free and open to the public.

Classes will meet virtually through Zoom. Please email wt_mail@clamsnet.org to sign up.

About the instructor:
As a professional actress and dancer, Hallie Brevetti is well versed in ballet, pilates, yoga, floor barre, and physical therapy principles. She is currently training to receive her 200 Hour Yoga Teacher Certification through EmbraceDC and is kindly donating these classes to the West Tisbury Library as a thank you for all that they do for the community. Hallie thanks you for allowing her to go on this journey with you as we learn about ourselves. Please visit www.halliebrevetti.com to learn more.

Apr
20
Tue
2021
Online Pilates with Judy Kranz
Apr 20 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am

Online Pilates Class with Judy Kranz

Tuesdays starting April 7, 2020 @ 8:30 – 9:30 am VIA ZOOM

Saturdays starting April 11, 2020 @ 9:30 – 10:30 am VIA ZOOM

email rrooney@clamsnet.org to sign up

Limited space to 8 per day. Please sign-up for one day to start.

This is free and open to the public

 

 

Apr
21
Wed
2021
Online Adult Community Dance Class with Jesse Keller Jason
Apr 21 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Online Adult Community Dance Class with Jesse Keller Jason

On Wednesdays at 10:30am, the West Tisbury Library presents Adult Community Dance Class through Zoom. This class welcomes adults, seniors, and everyone in between. Jesse Keller Jason makes every(body) feel comfortable in this dance class. The class begins with a guided warm-up that will align the body and introduce dance technique along with building strength, stability, and flexibility. After bodies are warm and energized, participants transition to upbeat movement sequences that keep us socially connected and moving as one. Class will end with a combination that leaves space for the dancers’ own creativity. This class can be done in the comfort of your own home on any surface, seated or standing. Free and open to the public!

Classes will meet virtually on Zoom. Attend one, some, or all sessions. All are welcome! Please contact the library to receive the Zoom invitation to join: wt_mail@clamsnet.org. 

Apr
22
Thu
2021
Online Class: Empowering Well-Being
Apr 22 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm

Online Class: Empowering Well-Being

The West Tisbury Library invites you to join Shanta Gabriel’s “Empowering Well-Being” class on Zoom. Classes meet on Thursdays from 11:30am-12:30pm. Attend one, some, or all sessions. This class is free and open to the public. Please email wt_mail@clamsnet.org to sign up. Classes meet February through May.

Class description:

We live in a time when great change and transition fill our lives. 

Strengthening the energetic flow through the body can help create an inner environment of well-being so you can thrive in the midst of change. 

In this class you will receive simple yet profound exercises that will help you feel more aligned and nourished in your daily life. Each class is complete, but they will build on themselves for more calm agility during life’s ongoing change.

Shanta Gabriel is an author and teacher, who has been an energy healer for over 40 years using a variety of modalities to strengthen well-being in daily life.

Online Free-Write Poetry Class – Series 9
Apr 22 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Online Free-Write Poetry Class (series 9)

Starting Thursday, April 15 at 4pm, the West Tisbury Library will host another online Free-Write Poetry Class led by West Tisbury Poet Laureate Spencer Thurlow. In this class, we will do five four-minute free-write sessions. After each session, writers will be encouraged to read their work to the group, but it is not required. A prompt will be given for each free-write so that we all begin with the same line, but of course, after that, writers are free to go in any direction they choose.

Come connect and get creative with us! Classes will meet virtually through Zoom on six Thursdays at 4pm. Class will be limited to five participants. Sign up is required. Please email wt_mail@clamsnet.org. Class dates: 4/15, 4/22, 4/29. 5/6, 5/13, and 5/20. Free and open to the public!