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Cancelled! Wellness Clinic & Blood Pressure Screening
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Cancelled this month! See you at our next Wellness Clinic on June 6, 10-11am. On Monday, May 2, from 10-11am at the West Tisbury Library, public health nurse Lila Fischer will offer a free drop-in wellness clinic. Island Health Care, in conjunction with the Island’s boards of health, offer free blood pressure and , ...
Online Balance Class
11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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 move , ...
Learning Lab
2:30 pm - 5:45 pm
Teens and kids ages 12+ are invited to the Young Adult Room after school for Learning Lab! Learning Lab is open Mondays-Thursdays from 2:30-5:45pm and Fridays from 2:30-4:45pm.   , ...
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Learning Lab
2:30 pm - 5:45 pm
Teens and kids ages 12+ are invited to the Young Adult Room after school for Learning Lab! Learning Lab is open Mondays-Thursdays from 2:30-5:45pm and Fridays from 2:30-4:45pm.   , ...
Online Event: My Jeopardy Story by Terry Cole
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Join us on Zoom on Tuesday, May 3rd at 7pm for a talk with professional storyteller Terry Wolfisch Cole. Free and open to the public! On January 6, after decades of watching from home, professional storyteller Terry Wolfisch Cole finally had a chance to compete on her favorite game show…only to learn that she would fac , ...
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Virtual Chair Yoga
7:30 am - 8:30 am
No class April 13, 20, and 27. Class will resume May 4. Virtual Chair Yoga Wednesdays, 7:30am Chair yoga is a supported style of yoga that is accessible to all levels and ages. In this class, practitioners will be guided through seated and moving meditations utilizing the support and assistance of a chair. While some c , ...
Traditional Storytime
10:30 am - 11:00 am
Children’s librarian, Mikaela, will be hosting a weekly  traditional storytime. Families will be able to listen and enjoy books new and old with some songs thrown in the mix. All ages are welcome but this storytime is designed for toddlers and young kids. There is no sign up, but attendance is limited. This program is , ...
Digital Navigation Technology Assistance
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Digital Navigation Technology Assistance by appointment Wednesdays from 11 am – 1 pm. Do you need help navigating the internet, using a smartphone or tablet, or other technology questions? Call the library at 508-693-3366 or email rrooney@clamsnet.org to set up an appointment.  Appointments are limited to 20 minu , ...
Learning Lab
2:30 pm - 5:45 pm
Teens and kids ages 12+ are invited to the Young Adult Room after school for Learning Lab! Learning Lab is open Mondays-Thursdays from 2:30-5:45pm and Fridays from 2:30-4:45pm.   , ...
MV Modern Quilt Guild
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Join the MV Modern Quilt Guild! Meets at the West Tisbury Library from 6-7:30pm on Wednesdays. Mask wearing is required. There will also be a Zoom option available. Email Katherine Long at longkat@comcast.net for more information and Zoom info. , ...
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Mask Hours
9:00 am - 10:00 am
The library will be offering special “masked hours” on Thursdays and Saturdays from 9-10am. All patrons over the age of 2 and library staff will be wearing masks during mask hours. During normal library hours, masks are optional: Mon-Thu 10-6, Fri-Sat 10-5, Sun 12-4. Curbside pick-up will remain an option at this time. , ...
Memoir Workshop with Moira Silva
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Starting April 7th, the West Tisbury Library will host a five-week online memoir workshop series with Moira Silva on Thursdays from 10:30am-12pm: 4/7, 4/14, 5/5, 5/12, and 5/19 (no class 4/21 & 4/28). Most sessions will meet on Zoom and the final two sessions will meet in-person on the library porch. Please contact , ...
Learning Lab
2:30 pm - 5:45 pm
Teens and kids ages 12+ are invited to the Young Adult Room after school for Learning Lab! Learning Lab is open Mondays-Thursdays from 2:30-5:45pm and Fridays from 2:30-4:45pm.   , ...
Artist Reception: Laura Murphy
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Paintings by Laura Murphy, West Tisbury resident, will be on display in May in the West Tisbury Library Community Room gallery. Laura Murphy grew up in the lively communities of West Tisbury and Chilmark in the 1950s. Her art education began early, thanks to the paintings and drawings hanging in her childhood home, the , ...
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Virtual Kripalu Flow Yoga
7:30 am - 8:30 am
No class April 8, 15, 22, and 19. Class will resume May 6. VIRTUAL YOGA with Jason Mazar-Kelly (Yogijay) and The West Tisbury Library via ZOOM! All Levels Kripalu Flow Fridays – 7:30am Class Description: Join me for an all levels Kripalu flow focused on soothing the nervous system through a combination of movemen , ...
Online Balance Class
11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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 move , ...
Learning Lab
2:30 pm - 4:45 pm
Teens and kids ages 12+ are invited to the Young Adult Room after school for Learning Lab! Learning Lab is open Mondays-Thursdays from 2:30-5:45pm and Fridays from 2:30-4:45pm.     , ...
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Mask Hours
9:00 am - 10:00 am
The library will be offering special “masked hours” on Thursdays and Saturdays from 9-10am. All patrons over the age of 2 and library staff will be wearing masks during mask hours. During normal library hours, masks are optional: Mon-Thu 10-6, Fri-Sat 10-5, Sun 12-4. Curbside pick-up will remain an option at this time. , ...
Family Craft Table
10:30 am - 3:00 pm
Drop in on Saturdays for our Family Craft Table in the Children’s Room from 10:30am-3pm (or until supplies run out).   No sign-up required. Email mlawson@clamsnet.org with questions. This event is free and open to the public! , ...
Adult Community Dance Class
10:30 am - 11:30 am
in-person class.  The West Tisbury Library presents in-person Adult Community Dance Class on Saturdays from 10:30-11:30am. This class welcomes adults, seniors, and everyone in between. Instructor Jesse Keller Jason makes every(body) feel comfortable in this dance class. The class begins with a guided warm-up that will , ...
Becoming a Natural Neighbor: A Talk with Angela Luckey
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
On Saturday, May 7th, at 1pm, please join us at the West Tisbury Library for a talk with Natural Neighbors Program Director Angela Luckey. The Natural Neighbors program promotes conservation of Martha’s Vineyard’s flora and fauna through environmental education and customized management recommendations, reshaping perce , ...
A Wampanoag Perspective on History, Island Living, and Food
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
On Saturday, May 7th, at 3:30pm, the West Tisbury Library will host “A Wampanoag Perspective on History, Island Living, and Food” with David and Saskia Vanderhoop. David Two Arrows Vanderhoop is an Aquinnah Wampanoag elder and traditionalist, born and raised on Nôepe (Martha’s Vineyard). David and his wife Saskia , ...
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Mother’s Day Portraits
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Mother’s Day Portraits Photo Session with Lynn Christoffers On Sunday, May 8th from 1-3pm at West Tisbury Library, photographer Lynn Christoffers will offer free portraits to all grandmothers, mothers, and families in honor of Mother’s Day.  Lynn will take photos in the library’s Children’s Room and will send you a jpe , ...
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How to Decarbonize Your Home: Presentation with Marc Rosenbaum
10:30 am - 11:30 am
On Monday, May 9th, at 10:30am, come to the West Tisbury Library for a talk about decarbonizing your home. Heat pumps are suddenly a hot topic. Why? Because they’re a simple way to reduce the carbon in your home. And there’s more. Whether we have a tiny cottage or a large estate with a swimming pool, Marc R , ...
Online Balance Class
11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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 move , ...
Learning Lab
2:30 pm - 5:45 pm
Teens and kids ages 12+ are invited to the Young Adult Room after school for Learning Lab! Learning Lab is open Mondays-Thursdays from 2:30-5:45pm and Fridays from 2:30-4:45pm.   , ...
Writers Read (in-person!)
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Writers Read Led by Niki Patton On Monday, May 9 at 6:30pm, the West Tisbury Library will host its monthly “Writers Read” evening. This event, led by Niki Patton, features community members reading short original prose pieces. Both fiction and nonfiction readings are welcome. Each reader is allotted eight minutes to re , ...
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Learning Lab
2:30 pm - 5:45 pm
Teens and kids ages 12+ are invited to the Young Adult Room after school for Learning Lab! Learning Lab is open Mondays-Thursdays from 2:30-5:45pm and Fridays from 2:30-4:45pm.   , ...
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Virtual Chair Yoga
7:30 am - 8:30 am
No class April 13, 20, and 27. Class will resume May 4. Virtual Chair Yoga Wednesdays, 7:30am Chair yoga is a supported style of yoga that is accessible to all levels and ages. In this class, practitioners will be guided through seated and moving meditations utilizing the support and assistance of a chair. While some c , ...
Traditional Storytime
10:30 am - 11:00 am
Children’s librarian, Mikaela, will be hosting a weekly  traditional storytime. Families will be able to listen and enjoy books new and old with some songs thrown in the mix. All ages are welcome but this storytime is designed for toddlers and young kids. There is no sign up, but attendance is limited. This program is , ...
Digital Navigation Technology Assistance
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Digital Navigation Technology Assistance by appointment Wednesdays from 11 am – 1 pm. Do you need help navigating the internet, using a smartphone or tablet, or other technology questions? Call the library at 508-693-3366 or email rrooney@clamsnet.org to set up an appointment.  Appointments are limited to 20 minu , ...
Online Presentation: “Eat This, Not That”
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Wednesday, May 11, 1:00 PM: EAT THIS, NOT THAT, WITH JILL PATTERSON, RDN. Meets on Zoom. Good nutrition can positively impact our immune system, health, well-being, productivity, performance, and prevent certain chronic diseases. With so much misinformation about nutrition on the internet, Jill Patterson will provide p , ...
Learning Lab
2:30 pm - 5:45 pm
Teens and kids ages 12+ are invited to the Young Adult Room after school for Learning Lab! Learning Lab is open Mondays-Thursdays from 2:30-5:45pm and Fridays from 2:30-4:45pm.   , ...
Weedy Wisdom for the Curious Forager: Talk with Rebecca Randall Gilbert
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
On Wednesday, May 11th, at 4:30pm, please join us at the West Tisbury Library for a talk with Rebecca Randall Gilbert, author of the soon-to-be-released book, Weedy Wisdom for the Curious Forager: Common Wild Plants to Nourish Your Body & Soul. In this presentation, which is during Climate Action Week, the author w , ...
MV Modern Quilt Guild
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Join the MV Modern Quilt Guild! Meets at the West Tisbury Library from 6-7:30pm on Wednesdays. Mask wearing is required. There will also be a Zoom option available. Email Katherine Long at longkat@comcast.net for more information and Zoom info. , ...
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Mask Hours
9:00 am - 10:00 am
The library will be offering special “masked hours” on Thursdays and Saturdays from 9-10am. All patrons over the age of 2 and library staff will be wearing masks during mask hours. During normal library hours, masks are optional: Mon-Thu 10-6, Fri-Sat 10-5, Sun 12-4. Curbside pick-up will remain an option at this time. , ...
Online – Modern Novel Study Group
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Please join us for Year Four of the Modern Novel Group! This is an informal discussion group of committed readers who want to better understand each book’s history, context, assumptions, and resonance. Free and open to the public. Meets on Zoom for now. This group will meet for 90 minutes about every three Thursdays fr , ...
Memoir Workshop with Moira Silva
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Starting April 7th, the West Tisbury Library will host a five-week online memoir workshop series with Moira Silva on Thursdays from 10:30am-12pm: 4/7, 4/14, 5/5, 5/12, and 5/19 (no class 4/21 & 4/28). Most sessions will meet on Zoom and the final two sessions will meet in-person on the library porch. Please contact , ...
Learning Lab
2:30 pm - 5:45 pm
Teens and kids ages 12+ are invited to the Young Adult Room after school for Learning Lab! Learning Lab is open Mondays-Thursdays from 2:30-5:45pm and Fridays from 2:30-4:45pm.   , ...
Presentation: Home Energy Assessments and Transitioning Away from Oil & Propane
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
On Thursday, May 12th, at 4:30pm, join the Compact to learn about ways you can transition from fossil fuel use to more efficient whole-home heating and cooling.  We will also discuss our renter/landlord, moderate income, and income eligible offerings. This presentation is free and open to the public. Cape Light Compact , ...
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Virtual Kripalu Flow Yoga
7:30 am - 8:30 am
No class April 8, 15, 22, and 19. Class will resume May 6. VIRTUAL YOGA with Jason Mazar-Kelly (Yogijay) and The West Tisbury Library via ZOOM! All Levels Kripalu Flow Fridays – 7:30am Class Description: Join me for an all levels Kripalu flow focused on soothing the nervous system through a combination of movemen , ...
Online Balance Class
11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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 move , ...
Learning Lab
2:30 pm - 4:45 pm
Teens and kids ages 12+ are invited to the Young Adult Room after school for Learning Lab! Learning Lab is open Mondays-Thursdays from 2:30-5:45pm and Fridays from 2:30-4:45pm.     , ...
Virtual Children’s Art Class
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Come explore various forms of art with beloved teacher and local artist, Val Estabrook! Throughout the series students will be exposed to sculpture, painting, and lots of fun projects. Classes will take place weekly over ZOOM. Classes for students 7-10 will take place on Saturdays (5/14, 5/21, 5/28, and 6/4) at 4:00 , ...
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Mask Hours
9:00 am - 10:00 am
The library will be offering special “masked hours” on Thursdays and Saturdays from 9-10am. All patrons over the age of 2 and library staff will be wearing masks during mask hours. During normal library hours, masks are optional: Mon-Thu 10-6, Fri-Sat 10-5, Sun 12-4. Curbside pick-up will remain an option at this time. , ...
Family Craft Table
10:30 am - 3:00 pm
Drop in on Saturdays for our Family Craft Table in the Children’s Room from 10:30am-3pm (or until supplies run out).   No sign-up required. Email mlawson@clamsnet.org with questions. This event is free and open to the public! , ...
Adult Community Dance Class
10:30 am - 11:30 am
in-person class.  The West Tisbury Library presents in-person Adult Community Dance Class on Saturdays from 10:30-11:30am. This class welcomes adults, seniors, and everyone in between. Instructor Jesse Keller Jason makes every(body) feel comfortable in this dance class. The class begins with a guided warm-up that will , ...
Lego Club
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
The West Tisbury Library will be hosting its Lego Club for all ages. This event will take place on May 14th from 1:30-3:30. Various sizes of Legos will be provided to suit various age groups. Come with a friend or meet friends at the library! Build a monster! A castle! The city of your dreams! These events are free , ...
Online Death Café
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
On Saturday, May 14, from 3-4pm, the West Tisbury Library presents a virtual Death Café via Zoom. This event will be hosted by Heather Massey, facilitator and co-founder of Massachusetts’ first Death Cafe. All are welcome. This gathering will provide a comfortable atmosphere in which to share a respectful, though , ...
Virtual Children’s Art Class
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Come explore various forms of art with beloved teacher and local artist, Val Estabrook! Throughout the series students will be exposed to sculpture, painting, and lots of fun projects. Classes will take place weekly over ZOOM. Classes for students 7-10 will take place on Saturdays (5/14, 5/21, 5/28, and 6/4) at 4:00 , ...
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Online Balance Class
11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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 move , ...
Learning Lab
2:30 pm - 5:45 pm
Teens and kids ages 12+ are invited to the Young Adult Room after school for Learning Lab! Learning Lab is open Mondays-Thursdays from 2:30-5:45pm and Fridays from 2:30-4:45pm.   , ...
MVLA Virtual Book Group: Mansfield Park
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
This May and June. the MVLA Virtual Book Group will be reading Mansfield Park. Lose yourself in Jane Austen’s world. It’s like a walk in the park. Meets on Zoom on May 16, May 23, June 6, and June 13, from 5-6pm. Free and open to the public. Email Dee at dleopold@clamsnet.org to sign up. , ...
Online Birdscaping Presentation
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
On Monday, May 16, at 7pm, join us on Zoom for a birdscaping presentation. This beautifully illustrated program, presented by Joan Butler, explores the importance of creating welcoming habitats for birds through thoughtful landscape choices, including native plants vital for food and nesting sites. Learn about the bene , ...
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Learning Lab
2:30 pm - 5:45 pm
Teens and kids ages 12+ are invited to the Young Adult Room after school for Learning Lab! Learning Lab is open Mondays-Thursdays from 2:30-5:45pm and Fridays from 2:30-4:45pm.   , ...
Teen Book Group
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Join us for snacks, books, and fun at the West Tisbury Library’s Teen Book Group! Meets in the YA Room on Tuesdays at 3:30pm starting May 17. Tell us what you are reading and share your favorite titles! This book group is for ages 12-18. Free and open to the public. Please email lhearn@clamsnet.org for info. &nbs , ...
Six Walks: Book Talk with Ben Shattuck & Jenny Slate
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
On Tuesday, May 17th, at 4:30pm, please join us at the West Tisbury Library for a book talk with author Ben Shattuck. Ben will read from his newly released book, Six Walks: In the Footsteps of Henry David Thoreau followed by a Q&A with Jenny Slate. Books will be available to purchase from Bunch of Grapes Bookstore. , ...
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Virtual Chair Yoga
7:30 am - 8:30 am
No class April 13, 20, and 27. Class will resume May 4. Virtual Chair Yoga Wednesdays, 7:30am Chair yoga is a supported style of yoga that is accessible to all levels and ages. In this class, practitioners will be guided through seated and moving meditations utilizing the support and assistance of a chair. While some c , ...
Traditional Storytime
10:30 am - 11:00 am
Children’s librarian, Mikaela, will be hosting a weekly  traditional storytime. Families will be able to listen and enjoy books new and old with some songs thrown in the mix. All ages are welcome but this storytime is designed for toddlers and young kids. There is no sign up, but attendance is limited. This program is , ...
Digital Navigation Technology Assistance
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Digital Navigation Technology Assistance by appointment Wednesdays from 11 am – 1 pm. Do you need help navigating the internet, using a smartphone or tablet, or other technology questions? Call the library at 508-693-3366 or email rrooney@clamsnet.org to set up an appointment.  Appointments are limited to 20 minu , ...
Learning Lab
2:30 pm - 5:45 pm
Teens and kids ages 12+ are invited to the Young Adult Room after school for Learning Lab! Learning Lab is open Mondays-Thursdays from 2:30-5:45pm and Fridays from 2:30-4:45pm.   , ...
MV Modern Quilt Guild
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Join the MV Modern Quilt Guild! Meets at the West Tisbury Library from 6-7:30pm on Wednesdays. Mask wearing is required. There will also be a Zoom option available. Email Katherine Long at longkat@comcast.net for more information and Zoom info. , ...
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Mask Hours
9:00 am - 10:00 am
The library will be offering special “masked hours” on Thursdays and Saturdays from 9-10am. All patrons over the age of 2 and library staff will be wearing masks during mask hours. During normal library hours, masks are optional: Mon-Thu 10-6, Fri-Sat 10-5, Sun 12-4. Curbside pick-up will remain an option at this time. , ...
Memoir Workshop with Moira Silva
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Starting April 7th, the West Tisbury Library will host a five-week online memoir workshop series with Moira Silva on Thursdays from 10:30am-12pm: 4/7, 4/14, 5/5, 5/12, and 5/19 (no class 4/21 & 4/28). Most sessions will meet on Zoom and the final two sessions will meet in-person on the library porch. Please contact , ...
Online Class Series: Building Wellness through the Chakras
11:30 am - 12:30 pm
The West Tisbury Library invites you to join Shanta Gabriel’s new eight-week class series, “Building Wellness through the Chakras.” Classes meet online through Zoom on Thursdays from 11:30am-12:30pm. Attend one, some, or all sessions. Meets May 19 through July 7. Free and open to the public. Please email wt_mail@clamsn , ...
Learning Lab
2:30 pm - 5:45 pm
Teens and kids ages 12+ are invited to the Young Adult Room after school for Learning Lab! Learning Lab is open Mondays-Thursdays from 2:30-5:45pm and Fridays from 2:30-4:45pm.   , ...
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Virtual Kripalu Flow Yoga
7:30 am - 8:30 am
No class April 8, 15, 22, and 19. Class will resume May 6. VIRTUAL YOGA with Jason Mazar-Kelly (Yogijay) and The West Tisbury Library via ZOOM! All Levels Kripalu Flow Fridays – 7:30am Class Description: Join me for an all levels Kripalu flow focused on soothing the nervous system through a combination of movemen , ...
Online Balance Class
11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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 move , ...
Container Garden Kit Giveaway
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
On four spring Fridays, the West Tisbury Library and Island Grown Initiative will be collaborating to make take-home container garden kits for the public. Giveaways will be in the library parking lot on the Fridays listed below, noon until supplies run out. May 20th- Pea Shoot Trays. Everything you need to grow a tray , ...
Learning Lab
2:30 pm - 4:45 pm
Teens and kids ages 12+ are invited to the Young Adult Room after school for Learning Lab! Learning Lab is open Mondays-Thursdays from 2:30-5:45pm and Fridays from 2:30-4:45pm.     , ...
Virtual Children’s Art Class
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Come explore various forms of art with beloved teacher and local artist, Val Estabrook! Throughout the series students will be exposed to sculpture, painting, and lots of fun projects. Classes will take place weekly over ZOOM. Classes for students 7-10 will take place on Saturdays (5/14, 5/21, 5/28, and 6/4) at 4:00 , ...
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Mask Hours
9:00 am - 10:00 am
The library will be offering special “masked hours” on Thursdays and Saturdays from 9-10am. All patrons over the age of 2 and library staff will be wearing masks during mask hours. During normal library hours, masks are optional: Mon-Thu 10-6, Fri-Sat 10-5, Sun 12-4. Curbside pick-up will remain an option at this time. , ...
Family Craft Table
10:30 am - 3:00 pm
Drop in on Saturdays for our Family Craft Table in the Children’s Room from 10:30am-3pm (or until supplies run out).   No sign-up required. Email mlawson@clamsnet.org with questions. This event is free and open to the public! , ...
Adult Community Dance Class
10:30 am - 11:30 am
in-person class.  The West Tisbury Library presents in-person Adult Community Dance Class on Saturdays from 10:30-11:30am. This class welcomes adults, seniors, and everyone in between. Instructor Jesse Keller Jason makes every(body) feel comfortable in this dance class. The class begins with a guided warm-up that will , ...
Virtual Children’s Art Class
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Come explore various forms of art with beloved teacher and local artist, Val Estabrook! Throughout the series students will be exposed to sculpture, painting, and lots of fun projects. Classes will take place weekly over ZOOM. Classes for students 7-10 will take place on Saturdays (5/14, 5/21, 5/28, and 6/4) at 4:00 , ...
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Online Balance Class
11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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 move , ...
Learning Lab
2:30 pm - 5:45 pm
Teens and kids ages 12+ are invited to the Young Adult Room after school for Learning Lab! Learning Lab is open Mondays-Thursdays from 2:30-5:45pm and Fridays from 2:30-4:45pm.   , ...
MVLA Virtual Book Group: Mansfield Park
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
This May and June. the MVLA Virtual Book Group will be reading Mansfield Park. Lose yourself in Jane Austen’s world. It’s like a walk in the park. Meets on Zoom on May 16, May 23, June 6, and June 13, from 5-6pm. Free and open to the public. Email Dee at dleopold@clamsnet.org to sign up. , ...
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Learning Lab
2:30 pm - 5:45 pm
Teens and kids ages 12+ are invited to the Young Adult Room after school for Learning Lab! Learning Lab is open Mondays-Thursdays from 2:30-5:45pm and Fridays from 2:30-4:45pm.   , ...
Teen Book Group
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Join us for snacks, books, and fun at the West Tisbury Library’s Teen Book Group! Meets in the YA Room on Tuesdays at 3:30pm starting May 17. Tell us what you are reading and share your favorite titles! This book group is for ages 12-18. Free and open to the public. Please email lhearn@clamsnet.org for info. &nbs , ...
Offshore Wind Info Session
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Stop by the West Tisbury Public Library on Tuesday, May 24th, between 4:30pm-5:30pm to learn about offshore wind workforce training opportunities available to Island residents. Presented by ACE MV. Enrollment in the fall semester starts soon, scholarships are available for women and members of underrepresented communit , ...
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Virtual Chair Yoga
7:30 am - 8:30 am
No class April 13, 20, and 27. Class will resume May 4. Virtual Chair Yoga Wednesdays, 7:30am Chair yoga is a supported style of yoga that is accessible to all levels and ages. In this class, practitioners will be guided through seated and moving meditations utilizing the support and assistance of a chair. While some c , ...
Traditional Storytime
10:30 am - 11:00 am
Children’s librarian, Mikaela, will be hosting a weekly  traditional storytime. Families will be able to listen and enjoy books new and old with some songs thrown in the mix. All ages are welcome but this storytime is designed for toddlers and young kids. There is no sign up, but attendance is limited. This program is , ...
Digital Navigation Technology Assistance
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Digital Navigation Technology Assistance by appointment Wednesdays from 11 am – 1 pm. Do you need help navigating the internet, using a smartphone or tablet, or other technology questions? Call the library at 508-693-3366 or email rrooney@clamsnet.org to set up an appointment.  Appointments are limited to 20 minu , ...
Learning Lab
2:30 pm - 5:45 pm
Teens and kids ages 12+ are invited to the Young Adult Room after school for Learning Lab! Learning Lab is open Mondays-Thursdays from 2:30-5:45pm and Fridays from 2:30-4:45pm.   , ...
MV Modern Quilt Guild
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Join the MV Modern Quilt Guild! Meets at the West Tisbury Library from 6-7:30pm on Wednesdays. Mask wearing is required. There will also be a Zoom option available. Email Katherine Long at longkat@comcast.net for more information and Zoom info. , ...
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Mask Hours
9:00 am - 10:00 am
The library will be offering special “masked hours” on Thursdays and Saturdays from 9-10am. All patrons over the age of 2 and library staff will be wearing masks during mask hours. During normal library hours, masks are optional: Mon-Thu 10-6, Fri-Sat 10-5, Sun 12-4. Curbside pick-up will remain an option at this time. , ...
Online Class Series: Building Wellness through the Chakras
11:30 am - 12:30 pm
The West Tisbury Library invites you to join Shanta Gabriel’s new eight-week class series, “Building Wellness through the Chakras.” Classes meet online through Zoom on Thursdays from 11:30am-12:30pm. Attend one, some, or all sessions. Meets May 19 through July 7. Free and open to the public. Please email wt_mail@clamsn , ...
Learning Lab
2:30 pm - 5:45 pm
Teens and kids ages 12+ are invited to the Young Adult Room after school for Learning Lab! Learning Lab is open Mondays-Thursdays from 2:30-5:45pm and Fridays from 2:30-4:45pm.   , ...
Public Forum for Community Input
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
The West Tisbury Library wants to hear from you! On Thursday, May 26th, from 3-5 PM, the West Tisbury Library invites you to a public forum for community input to create our next strategic plan. Your valuable feedback is essential to our strategic planning process and will help shape our library’s goals and priorities , ...
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Virtual Kripalu Flow Yoga
7:30 am - 8:30 am
No class April 8, 15, 22, and 19. Class will resume May 6. VIRTUAL YOGA with Jason Mazar-Kelly (Yogijay) and The West Tisbury Library via ZOOM! All Levels Kripalu Flow Fridays – 7:30am Class Description: Join me for an all levels Kripalu flow focused on soothing the nervous system through a combination of movemen , ...
Online Balance Class
11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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 move , ...
Container Garden Kit Giveaway
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
On four spring Fridays, the West Tisbury Library and Island Grown Initiative will be collaborating to make take-home container garden kits for the public. Giveaways will be in the library parking lot on the Fridays listed below, noon until supplies run out. May 20th- Pea Shoot Trays. Everything you need to grow a tray , ...
Learning Lab
2:30 pm - 4:45 pm
Teens and kids ages 12+ are invited to the Young Adult Room after school for Learning Lab! Learning Lab is open Mondays-Thursdays from 2:30-5:45pm and Fridays from 2:30-4:45pm.     , ...
Virtual Children’s Art Class
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Come explore various forms of art with beloved teacher and local artist, Val Estabrook! Throughout the series students will be exposed to sculpture, painting, and lots of fun projects. Classes will take place weekly over ZOOM. Classes for students 7-10 will take place on Saturdays (5/14, 5/21, 5/28, and 6/4) at 4:00 , ...
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Mask Hours
9:00 am - 10:00 am
The library will be offering special “masked hours” on Thursdays and Saturdays from 9-10am. All patrons over the age of 2 and library staff will be wearing masks during mask hours. During normal library hours, masks are optional: Mon-Thu 10-6, Fri-Sat 10-5, Sun 12-4. Curbside pick-up will remain an option at this time. , ...
Family Craft Table
10:30 am - 3:00 pm
Drop in on Saturdays for our Family Craft Table in the Children’s Room from 10:30am-3pm (or until supplies run out).   No sign-up required. Email mlawson@clamsnet.org with questions. This event is free and open to the public! , ...
Adult Community Dance Class
10:30 am - 11:30 am
in-person class.  The West Tisbury Library presents in-person Adult Community Dance Class on Saturdays from 10:30-11:30am. This class welcomes adults, seniors, and everyone in between. Instructor Jesse Keller Jason makes every(body) feel comfortable in this dance class. The class begins with a guided warm-up that will , ...
Seedling Swap!
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Annual MV Community Seed Library’s Seedling Swap! On Saturday, May 28, from 12:30-2pm, please join us at the West Tisbury Library for the MV Community Seed Library’s annual Seedling Swap. Bring heirloom vegetable, flower, and fruit seedlings or cuttings to swap and share. The seed library collection will be available t , ...
Jazz Film & Discussion with WMVY’s Dave Kish
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
On Saturday, May 28th, at 3pm, join us at the West Tisbury Library for an in-person documentary screening and discussion hosted by WMVY Radio’s Dave Kish. Please contact the library for the film title and more info: wt_mail@clamsnet.org, 508-693-3366. There will be a Q&A and discussion to follow. Free and open to t , ...
Virtual Children’s Art Class
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Come explore various forms of art with beloved teacher and local artist, Val Estabrook! Throughout the series students will be exposed to sculpture, painting, and lots of fun projects. Classes will take place weekly over ZOOM. Classes for students 7-10 will take place on Saturdays (5/14, 5/21, 5/28, and 6/4) at 4:00 , ...
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Library Closed
All Day
The library will be closed Monday, May 30th in observance of Memorial Day. , ...
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Learning Lab
2:30 pm - 5:45 pm
Teens and kids ages 12+ are invited to the Young Adult Room after school for Learning Lab! Learning Lab is open Mondays-Thursdays from 2:30-5:45pm and Fridays from 2:30-4:45pm.   , ...
Teen Book Group
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Join us for snacks, books, and fun at the West Tisbury Library’s Teen Book Group! Meets in the YA Room on Tuesdays at 3:30pm starting May 17. Tell us what you are reading and share your favorite titles! This book group is for ages 12-18. Free and open to the public. Please email lhearn@clamsnet.org for info. &nbs , ...
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May 2022

Mask Hours

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