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Thursday February 22, 2018
   3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM Storycrafts for Kids  
    Contact: Libby Mueller   508-696-4211   l
   

Afternoon crafts program for kids ages 5+ years and their caregivers.

   4:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Building Design & Construction Committee  
   

Building Design & Construction Committee will meet in the Vineyard Room

    Location: Vineyard Room
   6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM GLOW YOGA  
    Contact: jennifer   5086964211   jrapuano@clamsnet.org
   

 “Glow in the dark” yoga class for kids 8+. Come a few minutes early to get your glow paint on before doing yoga under the black lights. Wear white to really glow.  Taught by Anne Caldwell of Kids Yogamotion. Please bring a yoga mat and water bottle. Please reigster!


Friday February 23, 2018
   3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM Game Time  
    Contact: Jennifer   5086964211   jrapuano@clamsnet.org
   

We have 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 February 24, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Library eBooks and Downloadable Audio  
    Contact:    508-696-4211   
   

Did you know you can check out free eBooks and downloadable audiobooks from the library? Library staff will provide informal demonstration of the library's eBook providers and show you how to get started.  Please call for an appointment.

   10:00 AM  -  5:00 PM Children's Tinker Table  
    Contact: Libby Mueller   2039811997   lmueller@clamsnet.org
   

Stop by the Children's Room to create something amazing at the Tinker Table during school vacation days. 


Sunday February 25, 2018
   12:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Children's Tinker Table  
    Contact: Libby Mueller   2039811997   lmueller@clamsnet.org
   

Visit the Children's Room to create something amazing at the Tinker Table during school vacation days. 


Monday February 26, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  5:00 PM Children's Tinker Table  
    Contact: Libby Mueller   2039811997   lmueller@clamsnet.org
   

Visit the Children's Room to create something amazing at the Tinker Table during school vacation days. 

   10:30 AM  -  11:15 AM Over-the-Top Storytime  
    Contact: Libby Mueller   2039811997   lmueller@clamsnet.org
   

Introducing our new Monday morning pre-school storytime! Over the Top! will include read-aloud stories, songs, active play, and a simple book-related craft activity. Best for 2-4 year olds.

   11:45 AM  -  12:45 PM Community Soup & Bread Lunch  
    Contact: Noli     noli@igimv.org
   

Each day of the February school vacation, Island Grown Initiative will serve hot soup, fresh bread, drinks and a dessert at a different local library. All are welcome! Drop-in craft to follow.

    Location: Program Room

Tuesday February 27, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  7:30 PM Children's Tinker Table  
    Contact: Libby Mueller   2039811997   lmueller@clamsnet.org
   

Visit the Children's Room to create something amazing at the Tinker Table during school vacation days. 

   10:30 AM  -  11:15 AM Tales for Tots  
    Contact: Libby Mueller   2039811997   lmueller@clamsnet.org
   

Traditional storytime with stories, songs and movement. Best for children ages 3-5 years old and their caregivers.

   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Dick Jennings: Osprey  
   

Dick Jennings will be here to provide an update on the status of osprey and their migration on Martha's Vineyard.

    Location: Program Room

Wednesday February 28, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  5:00 PM Children's Tinker Table  
    Contact: Libby Mueller   2039811997   lmueller@clamsnet.org
   

Visit the Children's Room to create something amazing at the Tinker Table during school vacation days. 

   10:30 AM  -  11:15 AM Wee Ones Lapsit Storytime  
    Contact: Libby Mueller   2039811997   lmueller@clamsnet.org
   

Traditional interactive lapsit storytime for moms, dads, and their children who are not yet walking! Best for children ages birth to 12 months.

   2:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Vacation Week- Minecraft Perler Beads  
    Contact: Jennifer   508-696-4211   jrapuano@clamsnet.org
   

Ages 8-12. Come in for a fun activity that will bring together creativity and creation.  Craft inspired by the book & movie WONDER - Make Minecraft or other images with fusible perler beads.

    Location: Program Room
   3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM Holiday Movie - Wonder  
    Contact: jennifer rapuano   5086964211   jrapuano@clamsnet.org
   

Wonder a PG movie for kids based on the popular book. Under 8 please bring a mature caregiver.

Based on the New York Times bestseller, WONDER tells the incredibly inspiring and heartwarming story of August Pullman, a boy with facial differences who enters fifth grade, attending a mainstream elementary school for the first time.

 


Thursday March 1, 2018
   2:45 PM  -  3:45 PM Dr. Seuss's Birthday Celebration  
    Contact: Libby Mueller     
   

Come and celebrate Dr. Seuss's birthday! Listen to some favorite Seuss stories read-aloud by a very special guest and enjoy a slice of birthday cake and some punch!

   4:00 PM  -  5:15 PM Winter Break Movie  
    Contact: Libby Mueller   5086964211   lmueller@clamsnet.org
   

Come and watch Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey. Popcorn and cider, too. For ages 5 years and up (with a caregiver if 8 years or younger.)

 

   4:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Tisbury Government Study Panel  
   

Tisbury Government Study Panel meets in Vineyard Room

    Location: Vineyard Room
   6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM MV Photography Club Meeting  
    Contact: Maria Thibodeau     mariathibodeau@gmail.com
   

The MV Photo Club is open and welcoming to photographers of all kinds and all levels. 

    Location: Program Room

Friday March 2, 2018
   1:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Children's Room Tinker Table  
    Contact: Libby Mueller   2039811997   lmueller@clamsnet.org
   

Visit the Children's Room to create something amazing at the Tinker Table during school vacation week..

   2:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Vacation week - Day of the Dead confetti eggs  
    Contact: Jennifer   508-696-4211   jrapuano@clamsnet.org
   

Ages 8-12. Come in for a fun activity that will bring together creativity and creation.  Day of the Dead  confetti eggs inspired by the movie COCO 

    Location: Program Room
   3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM Holiday Movie - COCO  
    Contact: jennifer rapuano   5086964211   jrapuano@clamsnet.org
   

COCO a PG movie for kids. Under 8 please bring a mature caregiver.

Despite his family's generations-old ban on music, young Miguel dreams of becoming an accomplished musician like his idol Ernesto de la Cruz. 

 


Saturday March 3, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Library eBooks and Downloadable Audio  
    Contact:    508-696-4211   
   

Did you know you can check out free eBooks and downloadable audiobooks from the library? Library staff will provide informal demonstration of the library's eBook providers and show you how to get started.  Please call for an appointment.

   10:00 AM  -  5:00 PM Children's Room Tinker Table  
    Contact: Libby Mueller   2039811997   lmueller@clamsnet.org
   

Visit the Children's Room to create something amazing at the Tinker Table during school vacation week.

   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.


Sunday March 4, 2018
   12:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Children's Room Tinker Table  
    Contact: Libby Mueller   2039811997   lmueller@clamsnet.org
   

Visit the Children's Room to create something amazing at the Tinker Table during school vacation week.


Monday March 5, 2018
   10:30 AM  -  11:15 AM Over The Top Storytime  

Wednesday March 7, 2018
   3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM Build Club - Wrinkle in Time Pulled String Art  
    Contact: Jennifer   508-696-4211   jrapuano@clamsnet.org
   

Ages 8-12. Come in for a fun activity that will bring together creativity and creation. In honor of the opening of A Wrinkle in Time we will be making beautiful pulled string art.

    Location: Program Room

Friday March 9, 2018
   3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM Game Time  
    Contact: Jennifer   5086964211   jrapuano@clamsnet.org
   

We have 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 March 10, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Library eBooks and Downloadable Audio  
    Contact:    508-696-4211   
   

Did you know you can check out free eBooks and downloadable audiobooks from the library? Library staff will provide informal demonstration of the library's eBook providers and show you how to get started.  Please call for an appointment.

   3:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Adult Crafts - Metal Stamping  
    Contact: Jennifer   508-696-4211   jrapuano@clamsnet.org
   

Come make learn how to stamp metal blanks and objects to make cool and personalized jewelry, silverware, and tags. For Adults and teens age 12+, sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

    Location: Program Room

Monday March 12, 2018
   10:30 AM  -  11:15 AM Over the Top Storytime  

Wednesday March 14, 2018
   3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM Build Club - Gummy Bears  
    Contact: Jennifer   508-696-4211   jrapuano@clamsnet.org
   

Ages 8-12. Come in for a fun activity that will bring together creativity and creation. Make your own delicious edible Gummy Bears. 

    Location: Program Room

Thursday March 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 'The Guts' by Roddy Doyle..

   4:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Tisbury Government Study Panel  
   

Tisbury Government Study Panel meets in Vineyard Room

    Location: Vineyard Room

Friday March 16, 2018
   3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM Game Time  
    Contact: Jennifer   5086964211   jrapuano@clamsnet.org
   

We have 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 March 17, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Library eBooks and Downloadable Audio  
    Contact:    508-696-4211   
   

Did you know you can check out free eBooks and downloadable audiobooks from the library? Library staff will provide informal demonstration of the library's eBook providers and show you how to get started.  Please call for an appointment.

   11:00 AM  -  3:00 PM Mini Book Sale  
   

The Friends of the Library hold monthly "mini" book sales on the 3rd Saturday of each month. Proceeds benefit children's programs and other library services sponsored by the Friends. This month's sale will be at a new time, 11am-3pm.


Monday March 19, 2018
   10:30 AM  -  11:15 AM Over the Top Storytime  

Tuesday March 20, 2018
   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM What Would Henry Do?  
    Contact: Betty Burton   508-696-4211 X 116   bburton@clamsnet.org
   

Today on our little planet, we live in bewildering times. We’re essentially faced with this question: what should we be thinking, saying and doing about the challenges bearing down upon our lives?  So we wondered, if Henry David Thoreau were alive today, what would HE think, what HE say, what would HE do? "What would Henry Do?" a collection of essays for the 21st century will be presented by Holly Nadler, Margaret Carroll Bergman, director of the Thoreau Farm Trust, and Peter Alden, wildlife expert.

    Location: Program Room

Wednesday March 21, 2018
   2:30 PM  -  5:00 PM Build Club - Open Studio/Maker Space  
    Contact: Jennifer   508-696-4211   jrapuano@clamsnet.org
   

Ages 8-12. Come in for a fun activity that will bring together creativity and creation. Let your imagination run wild! Special Time for 1/2 day at Charter School. 

Sticker Machine, Perler Beads, Shrinky Dinks, Button Maker, LEDs & electronics, Arts & Craft Supplies

    Location: Program Room

Friday March 23, 2018
   3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM Game Time  
    Contact: Jennifer   5086964211   jrapuano@clamsnet.org
   

We have 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 March 24, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Library eBooks and Downloadable Audio  
    Contact:    508-696-4211   
   

Did you know you can check out free eBooks and downloadable audiobooks from the library? Library staff will provide informal demonstration of the library's eBook providers and show you how to get started.  Please call for an appointment.


Monday March 26, 2018
   10:30 AM  -  11:15 AM Over the Top Storytime  

Wednesday March 28, 2018
   3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM Build Club - Soap Egg  
    Contact: Jennifer   508-696-4211   jrapuano@clamsnet.org
   

Ages 8-12. Come in for a fun activity that will bring together creativity and creation. Come make your own egg-shaped soap with a toy center.

    Location: Program Room

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

We have 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 March 31, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Library eBooks and Downloadable Audio  
    Contact:    508-696-4211   
   

Did you know you can check out free eBooks and downloadable audiobooks from the library? Library staff will provide informal demonstration of the library's eBook providers and show you how to get started.  Please call for an appointment.


Sunday April 1, 2018
     Holiday Closing  
   

The library will be closed for the holiday today.


Thursday April 5, 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
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Great Decisions Discussion Group  
    Contact: Betty Burton   508-696-4211   bburton@clamsnet.org
   

A Great Decisions Discussion Group is composed of interested individuals who want an opportunity to learn and participate in the foreign policy decisionmaking process. The Foreign Policy Association (FPA) has compiled a Briefing Book covering 8 timely global topics to be read by group participants, and a DVD on each topic will be played at the start of each session. Moderated discussions will cover one topic each week. Week One: The waning of Pax Americana?

    Location: Program Room

Monday April 9, 2018
   5:30 PM  -  6:30 PM Vineyard Committee on Hunger  
    Contact: Betty Burton   5086935339   burtonsundman@hotmail.com
   

Vineyard Committee on Hunger

    Location: Vineyard Room

Tuesday April 10, 2018
     Early Closing: Tisbury Annual & Special Town Meetings  
   

The library will close early on Tuesday, April 25th, due to the Tisbury Annual and Special Town Meetings that will take place that evening at the Tisbury School Auditorium at 7pm. The Library will close at 6:30pm, and library computers will be shut down at 6:00pm.


Thursday April 12, 2018
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Great Decisions Discussion Group  
    Contact: Betty Burton   508-696-4211   bburton@clamsnet.org
   

A Great Decisions Discussion Group is composed of interested individuals who want an opportunity to learn and participate in the foreign policy decisionmaking process. The Foreign Policy Association (FPA) has compiled a Briefing Book covering 8 timely global topics to be read by group participants, and a DVD on each topic will be played at the start of each session. Moderated discussions will cover one topic each week. Week two: Russia's foreign policy

    Location: Program Room

Saturday April 14, 2018
   3:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Adult Crafts - Eco Crafts  
    Contact: Jennifer   508-696-4211   jrapuano@clamsnet.org
   

Celebrate Earth Day by learning how to make reusable food wraps and upcycling bottles into glasses. For Adults and teens age 12+, sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

    Location: Program Room

Monday April 16, 2018
     Holiday Closing  
   

The library will be closed for the holiday today.


Thursday April 19, 2018
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Great Decisions Discussion Group  
    Contact: Betty Burton   508-696-4211   bburton@clamsnet.org
   

A Great Decisions Discussion Group is composed of interested individuals who want an opportunity to learn and participate in the foreign policy decisionmaking process. The Foreign Policy Association (FPA) has compiled a Briefing Book covering 8 timely global topics to be read by group participants, and a DVD on each topic will be played at the start of each session. Moderated discussions will cover one topic each week. Week three: China and America: the new geopolitical equation

    Location: Program Room

Tuesday April 24, 2018
   12:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Tisbury Town Elections  
   

Voting for the Tisbury Town Elections will take place today at the Emergency Services Facility, 215 Spring Street, from noon until 8pm.

    Location: Emergency Services Facility

Thursday April 26, 2018
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Great Decisions Discussion Group  
    Contact: Betty Burton   508-696-4211   bburton@clamsnet.org
   

A Great Decisions Discussion Group is composed of interested individuals who want an opportunity to learn and participate in the foreign policy decisionmaking process. The Foreign Policy Association (FPA) has compiled a Briefing Book covering 8 timely global topics to be read by group participants, and a DVD on each topic will be played at the start of each session. Moderated discussions will cover one topic each week. Week four: Media and foreign policy

    Location: Program Room

Thursday May 3, 2018
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Great Decisions Discussion Group  
    Contact: Betty Burton   508-696-4211   bburton@clamsnet.org
   

A Great Decisions Discussion Group is composed of interested individuals who want an opportunity to learn and participate in the foreign policy decisionmaking process. The Foreign Policy Association (FPA) has compiled a Briefing Book covering 8 timely global topics to be read by group participants, and a DVD on each topic will be played at the start of each session. Moderated discussions will cover one topic each week. Week five: Turkey: a partner in crisis

    Location: Program Room

Thursday May 10, 2018
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Great Decisions Discussion Group  
    Contact: Betty Burton   508-696-4211   bburton@clamsnet.org
   

A Great Decisions Discussion Group is composed of interested individuals who want an opportunity to learn and participate in the foreign policy decisionmaking process. The Foreign Policy Association (FPA) has compiled a Briefing Book covering 8 timely global topics to be read by group participants, and a DVD on each topic will be played at the start of each session. Moderated discussions will cover one topic each week. Week six: U.S. global engagement and the military

    Location: Program Room

Thursday May 17, 2018
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Great Decisions Discussion Group  
    Contact: Betty Burton   508-696-4211   bburton@clamsnet.org
   

A Great Decisions Discussion Group is composed of interested individuals who want an opportunity to learn and participate in the foreign policy decisionmaking process. The Foreign Policy Association (FPA) has compiled a Briefing Book covering 8 timely global topics to be read by group participants, and a DVD on each topic will be played at the start of each session. Moderated discussions will cover one topic each week. Week seven: South Africa's fragile democracy

    Location: Program Room

Thursday May 24, 2018
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Great Decisions Discussion Group  
    Contact: Betty Burton   508-696-4211   bburton@clamsnet.org
   

A Great Decisions Discussion Group is composed of interested individuals who want an opportunity to learn and participate in the foreign policy decisionmaking process. The Foreign Policy Association (FPA) has compiled a Briefing Book covering 8 timely global topics to be read by group participants, and a DVD on each topic will be played at the start of each session. Moderated discussions will cover one topic each week. Week eight: Global health: progress and challenges

    Location: Program Room

Monday May 28, 2018
     Holiday Closing  
   

The library will be closed for the holiday today.


Thursday June 7, 2018
   6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM MV Photography Club Meeting  
    Contact: Maria Thibodeau     mariathibodeau@gmail.com
   

The MV Photo Club is open and welcoming to photographers of all kinds and all levels. 

    Location: Program Room

Wednesday July 4, 2018
     Holiday Closing  
   

The library will be closed for the holiday today.

     Holiday Closing  
   

The library will be closed for the holiday today.


Sunday July 8, 2018
   6:30 PM  -  9:30 PM Tisbury Street Fair on Main Street  
   

Celebrate Tisbury's birthday at the annual Street Fair on Main Street, with vendors, games, food and fun for the whole family.


Monday September 3, 2018
     Holiday Closing  
   

The library will be closed for the holiday today.

     Holiday Closing  
   

The library will be closed for the holiday today.


Monday October 8, 2018
     Holiday Closing  
   

The library will be closed for the holiday today.


Sunday November 11, 2018
     Holiday Closing  
   

The library will be closed for the holiday today.


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


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