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Monday August 20, 2018
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Preschool Storytime  
    Contact: Emily    508-696-4211   elapierre@clamsnet.org
   

Traditional storytime, best for childrens ages 2-5 years old.

    Location: Program Room

Tuesday August 21, 2018
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Preschool Storytime  
    Contact: Emily   508-696-4211   elapierre@clamsnet.org
   

Traditional storytime, best for childrens ages 2-5 years old.

    Location: Program Room

Wednesday August 22, 2018
   3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM Build Club- Rockets  
    Contact: Jennifer   508-696-4211   jrapuano@clamsnet.org
   

Come make and launch rockets with Matt Hayden. Ages 8+

    Location: Program Room
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM All the Women in My Family Sing  
    Contact: Betty Burton   508-696-4211 option5   bburton@clamsnet.org
   

Katharine Cornell Theater

All the Women in My Family Sing: Women Write the World: Essays on Equality, Justice, and Freedom (Nothing But the Truth So Help Me God).

All the Women in My Family Sing is an anthology documenting the experiences of women of color at the dawn of the twenty-first century. WGBH’s Callie Crossley, will moderate a panel of four anthology contributors including Lisa A Jones, a multiple award-winning television documentarian, Deborah Santana, an author, business leader, and activist for peace and social justice, Kristin Leavy-Miller, a freelance writer, and NY Times best selling writer, Lalita Tademy, author of Red River, & Cane River.

 

    Location: Katharine Cornell Theater

Thursday August 23, 2018
   3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM Under the Sea Prom for Ages 3-8  
    Contact: Emily   5086964211   elapierre@clamsnet.org
   

Come have fun at our Under the Sea Prom for ages 3-8! Come wearing your favorite fancy clothes or dressup clothes! There will be yummy treats and lots of fun music for dancing!

 

    Location: Program Room

Friday August 24, 2018
   3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM Game Time  
    Contact: Jennifer   5086964211   jrapuano@clamsnet.org
   

We'll play the co-op VR game:"Keep Talking and Nobody Dies".  Board games and laptops will also be available during this open gaming time. Bring a friend or come meet a new one! Ages 8+


Monday August 27, 2018
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Preschool Storytime  
    Contact: Emily    508-696-4211   elapierre@clamsnet.org
   

Traditional storytime, best for childrens ages 2-5 years old.

    Location: Program Room

Tuesday August 28, 2018
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Preschool Storytime  
    Contact: Emily   508-696-4211   elapierre@clamsnet.org
   

Traditional storytime, best for childrens ages 2-5 years old.

    Location: Program Room
   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Peter Simon: Photography  
    Contact: Betty Burton   508-696-4211 option5   bburton@clamsnet.org
   

Peter will be showing slides from his new book, Martha’s Vineyard– To Everything there is a Season. This is Peter's magnum opus about the Island he loves. A major piece of work which has over 700 photos. Pulitzer Prize winning author Geraldine Brooks contributes the text which cover the four seasons and introduces each section. Join as Island renowned photographer, Peter Simon shows the best of his work.

 

    Location: Program Room

Wednesday August 29, 2018
   3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM Build Club- DIY notebook  
    Contact: Jennifer   508-696-4211   jrapuano@clamsnet.org
   

Get ready for back to school by making your own notebook! Ages 8+

    Location: Program Room

Thursday August 30, 2018
   3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Jedi Jim for Ages 5+  
    Contact: Emily   508-696-4211   elapierre@clamsnet.org
   

Come learn the way of the Jedi with Jedi Jim!  Jedi Jim comes with a fully interactive performance that teaches participants to be "padawans," or junior Jedi Knights.

The children are led through a series of balloon magic challenges culminating in an epic lightsaber duel with the Jedi Knight himself! Ages 5+

    Location: Program Room
   7:00 PM  -  9:30 PM Interactive Star Wars  
    Contact: Jennifer   508-696-4211   jrapuano@clamsnet.org
   

Everyone participating will receive a goody bag full of props and instructions for interacting with the Starwars: The Force Awakens

    Location: Program Room

Friday August 31, 2018
   3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM Game Time  
    Contact: Jennifer   5086964211   jrapuano@clamsnet.org
   

We have VR Wii, cards, board games, and laptops ready and waiting during this open gaming time. Bring a friend or come meet a new one! Ages 8+


Saturday September 1, 2018
   10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Friends of the Library Monthly Meeting  
   

The Friends of the Vineyard Haven Public Library always welcome new members! All volunteers and those who are interested in knowing more about the Friends meet at 10:30 am on the first Saturday of every month at the library. An annual meeting for the election of officers is held in September.


Monday September 3, 2018
     Holiday Closing  
   

The library will be closed for the holiday today.


Tuesday September 11, 2018
   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Harvey Beth: Maasai Mara  
    Contact: Betty Burton   508-696-4211 option5   bburton@clamsnet.org
   

Photographer, Harvey Beth went on a safari to Maasai Mara hoping to see lots of animals to photograph, which he did, Ah, but he fell in love with the Maasai People while he was there. The Maasai live in the Great Rift Valley. Please join us for an evening of animal photographs and a presentation about the people Harvey came to love.

 

    Location: Program Room

Wednesday September 12, 2018
   5:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Board of Library Trustees  
   

The Board of Trustees meets at the Library at 5:30 pm on the third Wednesday of each month and welcomes your input. 

    Location: Vineyard Room

Sunday September 16, 2018
   9:45 AM  -  11:00 AM 5k Run/Walk to the Chop and Fun Run  
   

21st Annual Friends of Vineyard Haven Public Library 5k Run/Walk & 1/2 Mile Fun Run for Kids. 5k starts at 10 am. Fun Run at 9:45 am. Registration begins at 8:30 am. Awards for 1st male and female overall and 1st in each division plus t-shirts and raffle prizes. Save $5 by registering in advance! Registration forms are available at the library or may be downloaded from our website.


Thursday September 20, 2018
   1:30 PM  -  2:30 PM VHPL Book Club  
    Contact: Anne McDonough   508 696 4211   amcdonough@clamsnet.org
   

Come enjoy a lively discussion in a casual atmosphere. Monthly book selections are available at the circulation desk, and everyone is invited to join us. Refreshments are provided courtesy of the Friends of the Vineyard Haven Public Library. This month's selection is "Oryx and Crake" by Margaret Attwood.


Wednesday September 26, 2018
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Marcel Proust Seminar with Phil Weinstein  
   

Philip Weinstein, the Alexander Griswold Cummins Professor of English Emeritus at Swarthmore College, will present the next in the ongoing program series "Islanders Read the Classics", with a six-part seminar on Marcel Proust, with reading selections from In Search of Lost Time. This free seminar will be held at the Katharine Cornell Theater, 51 Spring Street, Vineyard Haven.

    Location: Katharine Cornell Theater

Thursday October 4, 2018
   4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Tisbury Town Cabinet  
   

The Tisbury Town Cabinet is established to hold public meetings at least quarterly to review Town issues and coordinate Town priorities.

    Location: Vineyard Room

Monday October 8, 2018
     Holiday Closing  
   

The library will be closed for the holiday today.


Wednesday October 10, 2018
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Marcel Proust Seminar with Phil Weinstein  
   

Philip Weinstein, the Alexander Griswold Cummins Professor of English Emeritus at Swarthmore College, will present the next in the ongoing program series "Islanders Read the Classics", with a six-part seminar on Marcel Proust, with reading selections from In Search of Lost Time. This free seminar will be held at the Katharine Cornell Theater, 51 Spring Street, Vineyard Haven.

    Location: Katharine Cornell Theater

Sunday October 14, 2018
   12:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Open on Sunday  
   

Vineyard Haven Library will be open from noon to 4pm on Sundays beginning after Columbus Day, except for some holiday weekends.


Thursday October 18, 2018
   1:30 PM  -  2:30 PM VHPL Book Club  
    Contact: Anne McDonough   508 696 4211   amcdonough@clamsnet.org
   

Come enjoy a lively discussion in a casual atmosphere. Monthly book selections are available at the circulation desk, and everyone is invited to join us. Refreshments are provided courtesy of the Friends of the Vineyard Haven Public Library. This month's selection is "Golden Hill" by Francis Spufford.


Sunday October 21, 2018
   12:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Open on Sunday  
   

Vineyard Haven Library will be open from noon to 4pm on Sundays beginning after Columbus Day, except for some holiday weekends.


Wednesday October 24, 2018
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Marcel Proust Seminar with Phil Weinstein  
   

Philip Weinstein, the Alexander Griswold Cummins Professor of English Emeritus at Swarthmore College, will present the next in the ongoing program series "Islanders Read the Classics", with a six-part seminar on Marcel Proust, with reading selections from In Search of Lost Time. This free seminar will be held at the Katharine Cornell Theater, 51 Spring Street, Vineyard Haven.

    Location: Katharine Cornell Theater

Sunday October 28, 2018
   12:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Open on Sunday  
   

Vineyard Haven Library will be open from noon to 4pm on Sundays beginning after Columbus Day, except for some holiday weekends.


Sunday November 4, 2018
   12:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Open on Sunday  
   

Vineyard Haven Library will be open from noon to 4pm on Sundays beginning after Columbus Day, except for some holiday weekends.


Sunday November 11, 2018
     Holiday Closing  
   

The library will be closed for the holiday today.


Wednesday November 14, 2018
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Marcel Proust Seminar with Phil Weinstein  
   

Philip Weinstein, the Alexander Griswold Cummins Professor of English Emeritus at Swarthmore College, will present the next in the ongoing program series "Islanders Read the Classics", with a six-part seminar on Marcel Proust, with reading selections from In Search of Lost Time. This free seminar will be held at the Katharine Cornell Theater, 51 Spring Street, Vineyard Haven.

    Location: Katharine Cornell Theater

Thursday November 15, 2018
   1:30 PM  -  2:30 PM VHPL Book Club  
    Contact: Anne McDonough   508 696 4211   amcdonough@clamsnet.org
   

Come enjoy a lively discussion in a casual atmosphere. Monthly book selections are available at the circulation desk, and everyone is invited to join us. Refreshments are provided courtesy of the Friends of the Vineyard Haven Public Library. This month's selection is "Nomadland" by Jessica Bruder.


Sunday November 18, 2018
   12:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Open on Sunday  
   

Vineyard Haven Library will be open from noon to 4pm on Sundays beginning after Columbus Day, except for some holiday weekends.


Wednesday November 21, 2018
   1:00 PM Early Closing  
   

The library will be close early at 1pm today due to the Thanksgiving holiday.


Thursday November 22, 2018
     Holiday Closing  
   

The library will be closed for the holiday today.


Friday November 23, 2018
     Holiday Closing  
   

The library will be closed today due to the Thanksgiving holiday


Sunday November 25, 2018
   12:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Open on Sunday  
   

Vineyard Haven Library will be open from noon to 4pm on Sundays beginning after Columbus Day, except for some holiday weekends.


Wednesday November 28, 2018
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Marcel Proust Seminar with Phil Weinstein  
   

Philip Weinstein, the Alexander Griswold Cummins Professor of English Emeritus at Swarthmore College, will present the next in the ongoing program series "Islanders Read the Classics", with a six-part seminar on Marcel Proust, with reading selections from In Search of Lost Time. This free seminar will be held at the Katharine Cornell Theater, 51 Spring Street, Vineyard Haven.

    Location: Katharine Cornell Theater

Sunday December 2, 2018
   12:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Open on Sunday  
   

Vineyard Haven Library will be open from noon to 4pm on Sundays beginning after Columbus Day, except for some holiday weekends.


Sunday December 9, 2018
   12:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Open on Sunday  
   

Vineyard Haven Library will be open from noon to 4pm on Sundays beginning after Columbus Day, except for some holiday weekends.


Wednesday December 12, 2018
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Marcel Proust Seminar with Phil Weinstein  
   

Philip Weinstein, the Alexander Griswold Cummins Professor of English Emeritus at Swarthmore College, will present the next in the ongoing program series "Islanders Read the Classics", with a six-part seminar on Marcel Proust, with reading selections from In Search of Lost Time. This free seminar will be held at the Katharine Cornell Theater, 51 Spring Street, Vineyard Haven.

    Location: Katharine Cornell Theater

Sunday December 16, 2018
   12:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Open on Sunday  
   

Vineyard Haven Library will be open from noon to 4pm on Sundays beginning after Columbus Day, except for some holiday weekends.


Sunday December 23, 2018
   12:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Open on Sunday  
   

Vineyard Haven Library will be open from noon to 4pm on Sundays beginning after Columbus Day, except for some holiday weekends.


Monday December 24, 2018
     Holiday Closing  
   

The library will be closed for the holiday today.


Tuesday December 25, 2018
     Holiday Closing  
   

The library will be closed for the holiday today.


Sunday December 30, 2018
   12:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Open on Sunday  
   

Vineyard Haven Library will be open from noon to 4pm on Sundays beginning after Columbus Day, except for some holiday weekends.


Tuesday January 1, 2019
     Holiday Closing  
   

The library will be closed for the holiday today.


Thursday January 3, 2019
   4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Tisbury Town Cabinet  
   

The Tisbury Town Cabinet is established to hold public meetings at least quarterly to review Town issues and coordinate Town priorities.

    Location: Vineyard Room

Sunday January 6, 2019
   12:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Open on Sunday  
   

Vineyard Haven Library will be open from noon to 4pm on Sundays beginning after Columbus Day, except for some holiday weekends.


Sunday January 13, 2019
   12:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Open on Sunday  
   

Vineyard Haven Library will be open from noon to 4pm on Sundays beginning after Columbus Day, except for some holiday weekends.


Sunday January 20, 2019
   12:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Open on Sunday  
   

Vineyard Haven Library will be open from noon to 4pm on Sundays beginning after Columbus Day, except for some holiday weekends.


Monday January 21, 2019
     Holiday Closing  
   

The library will be closed for the holiday today.


Sunday January 27, 2019
   12:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Open on Sunday  
   

Vineyard Haven Library will be open from noon to 4pm on Sundays beginning after Columbus Day, except for some holiday weekends.


Sunday February 3, 2019
   12:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Open on Sunday  
   

Vineyard Haven Library will be open from noon to 4pm on Sundays beginning after Columbus Day, except for some holiday weekends.


Sunday February 10, 2019
   12:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Open on Sunday  
   

Vineyard Haven Library will be open from noon to 4pm on Sundays beginning after Columbus Day, except for some holiday weekends.


Sunday February 17, 2019
   12:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Open on Sunday  
   

Vineyard Haven Library will be open from noon to 4pm on Sundays beginning after Columbus Day, except for some holiday weekends.


Monday February 18, 2019
     Holiday Closing  
   

The library will be closed for the holiday today.


Sunday February 24, 2019
   12:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Open on Sunday  
   

Vineyard Haven Library will be open from noon to 4pm on Sundays beginning after Columbus Day, except for some holiday weekends.


Sunday March 3, 2019
   12:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Open on Sunday  
   

Vineyard Haven Library will be open from noon to 4pm on Sundays beginning after Columbus Day, except for some holiday weekends.


Sunday March 10, 2019
   12:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Open on Sunday  
   

Vineyard Haven Library will be open from noon to 4pm on Sundays beginning after Columbus Day, except for some holiday weekends.


Sunday March 17, 2019
   12:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Open on Sunday  
   

Vineyard Haven Library will be open from noon to 4pm on Sundays beginning after Columbus Day, except for some holiday weekends.


Sunday March 24, 2019
   12:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Open on Sunday  
   

Vineyard Haven Library will be open from noon to 4pm on Sundays beginning after Columbus Day, except for some holiday weekends.


Sunday March 31, 2019
   12:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Open on Sunday  
   

Vineyard Haven Library will be open from noon to 4pm on Sundays beginning after Columbus Day, except for some holiday weekends.


Thursday April 4, 2019
   4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Tisbury Town Cabinet  
   

The Tisbury Town Cabinet is established to hold public meetings at least quarterly to review Town issues and coordinate Town priorities.

    Location: Vineyard Room

Sunday April 7, 2019
   12:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Open on Sunday  
   

Vineyard Haven Library will be open from noon to 4pm on Sundays beginning after Columbus Day, except for some holiday weekends.


Sunday April 14, 2019
   12:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Open on Sunday  
   

Vineyard Haven Library will be open from noon to 4pm on Sundays beginning after Columbus Day, except for some holiday weekends.


Monday April 15, 2019
     Holiday Closing  
   

The library will be closed for the holiday today.


Monday May 27, 2019
     Holiday Closing  
   

The library will be closed for the holiday today.


Thursday July 4, 2019
     Holiday Closing  
   

The library will be closed for the holiday today.


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