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May 2024

Nantucket Walkabout – Gardner Farm

Formerly a vegetable farm along the east of side of Hummock Pond, the Land Bank’s Gardner Farm property runs along Hummock Pond, a glacial meltwater river bed that once ran roughly 75 miles south out to the edge of the continental shelf. Now closed off to the ocean and filled with slightly brackish water — […]
28 May, 2024
8:00 am - 10:00 am
Music in the Morning

Music in the Morning

Join Lizza in the garden for fun songs and singing games. Don’t forget to bring a blanket. In the event of inclement weather, we will move the program indoors. Space is limited and available on a first-come-first-serve basis. Tickets will be available at the Weezie Desk when the library opens at 9:30.
28 May, 2024
9:45 am - 10:30 am
Nantucket Atheneum
1 India St, Nantucket, MA

The Art of Giovanni Decunto

Celebrate Memorial Day Weekend with the art of Giovanni Decunto in The Gallery at Four India. A patriotic exhibition of the American flag series, created by the artist. The American flag is a symbol of freedom—it defines who we are! American-made is something to be proud of. It is a source of culture, we band […]
28 May, 2024
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Gallery at Four India Street
2nd floor of 4 India Street

The Signature Tour: a traditional historic tour of Nantucket

Enjoy a fully narrated tour of the island, including the historic sites in Town, The Old Mill, The Oldest House, Sconset Village, Sankaty Head Lighthouse and more. Join one of Island Tours’ highly knowledgeable guides, relax in our beautiful new air-conditioned buses, and learn about our diverse and deep history during this 1-hour 15-min. tour. […]
28 May, 2024
11:15 am - 2:45 pm
Greenhound Building
10 Washington Street

The Westender Tour

The Westender is a 2-1/2 hour tour of the West End of the island with Island Tours. Visit Madaket, then travel to the Cisco area with stops at Bartlett’s Farm and at Cisco Brewers! This tour is designed to be LOTS of fun!  Tour departs daily from our facility at 10 Washington Street (The Greenhound […]
28 May, 2024
11:45 am - 3:15 pm
Greenhound Building
10 Washington Street
$75.00

Open Mic Night!

Come join us for an evening of fun with the Atheneum’s Open Mic Night! First come/First serve! Cut loose and express yourself up in the acoustically stellar Great Hall!
28 May, 2024
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Nantucket Atheneum
1 India St, Nantucket, MA

Birding Field Trip

These trips will explore Nantucket’s birding hotspots and offer participants a chance to observe birds in their natural habitats. Binoculars, spotting scope, and field guides are available to borrow. All experience levels welcome. BIRDING FIELD TRIPS ARE FREE AND OPEN TO ALL! Pre-registration is required. Please submit a unique registration for each participant. The deadline […]
29 May, 2024
7:45 am - 10:30 am

The Art of Giovanni Decunto

Celebrate Memorial Day Weekend with the art of Giovanni Decunto in The Gallery at Four India. A patriotic exhibition of the American flag series, created by the artist. The American flag is a symbol of freedom—it defines who we are! American-made is something to be proud of. It is a source of culture, we band […]
29 May, 2024
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Gallery at Four India Street
2nd floor of 4 India Street

The Signature Tour: a traditional historic tour of Nantucket

Enjoy a fully narrated tour of the island, including the historic sites in Town, The Old Mill, The Oldest House, Sconset Village, Sankaty Head Lighthouse and more. Join one of Island Tours’ highly knowledgeable guides, relax in our beautiful new air-conditioned buses, and learn about our diverse and deep history during this 1-hour 15-min. tour. […]
29 May, 2024
11:15 am - 2:45 pm
Greenhound Building
10 Washington Street

The Westender Tour

The Westender is a 2-1/2 hour tour of the West End of the island with Island Tours. Visit Madaket, then travel to the Cisco area with stops at Bartlett’s Farm and at Cisco Brewers! This tour is designed to be LOTS of fun!  Tour departs daily from our facility at 10 Washington Street (The Greenhound […]
29 May, 2024
11:45 am - 3:15 pm
Greenhound Building
10 Washington Street
$75.00

Table Top Game Night

Join us for our Weekly Table Top Game Night at the Nantucket Atheneum. Every week we will have one table devoted to a rotating selection of games and one table for Dungeons & Dragons (limited seating for D&D, first come first serve!) New players and old are all welcome! Game Night is open to ADULTS […]
29 May, 2024
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Nantucket Atheneum
1 India St, Nantucket, MA

Atheneum Knitting Group

Calling all knitters! Gather your projects and supplies and come knit with us. Are you curious about learning how to knit? Our group of veterans can get you started. Are you stymied by a challenge in your project? Our group can help with that. The Atheneum Knitters Group is a fun, relaxed place to share […]
29 May, 2024
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Nantucket Atheneum
1 India St, Nantucket, MA

Circle of Moms

Circle of Moms creates a free, confidential space where moms can connect, brainstorm, vent and share successes and ideas and feel empowered to talk about the adjustment to motherhood and feel connected, refreshed and ready to face another day! Mothers are welcome in this space to say what is true for them about motherhood. Expectant […]
30 May, 2024
9:00 am - 10:00 am
Early Childhood Playroom
56 Centre Street, 106

The Art of Giovanni Decunto

Celebrate Memorial Day Weekend with the art of Giovanni Decunto in The Gallery at Four India. A patriotic exhibition of the American flag series, created by the artist. The American flag is a symbol of freedom—it defines who we are! American-made is something to be proud of. It is a source of culture, we band […]
30 May, 2024
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Gallery at Four India Street
2nd floor of 4 India Street

The Signature Tour: a traditional historic tour of Nantucket

Enjoy a fully narrated tour of the island, including the historic sites in Town, The Old Mill, The Oldest House, Sconset Village, Sankaty Head Lighthouse and more. Join one of Island Tours’ highly knowledgeable guides, relax in our beautiful new air-conditioned buses, and learn about our diverse and deep history during this 1-hour 15-min. tour. […]
30 May, 2024
11:15 am - 2:45 pm
Greenhound Building
10 Washington Street

The Westender Tour

The Westender is a 2-1/2 hour tour of the West End of the island with Island Tours. Visit Madaket, then travel to the Cisco area with stops at Bartlett’s Farm and at Cisco Brewers! This tour is designed to be LOTS of fun!  Tour departs daily from our facility at 10 Washington Street (The Greenhound […]
30 May, 2024
11:45 am - 3:15 pm
Greenhound Building
10 Washington Street
$75.00
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ELL Beginner English

ELL Beginner’s English class for those seeking to learn basic conversation used in daily activities. The Literacy Volunteers of the Atheneum (LVA) offer a drop-in beginner class every Thursday evening at the library. The class is free, conducted in English and pre-registration is not required. For more information contact Cheryl at ccreighton@nantucketatheneum.org, or 508-228-1110 x113.
30 May, 2024
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Nantucket Atheneum
1 India St, Nantucket, MA
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ELL Intermediate English

Intermediate English class for those seeking to improve their English language skills. The Literacy Volunteers of the Atheneum (LVA) offer a drop-in intermediate English class every Thursday evening at the library. The class is free, conducted in English and pre-registration is not required. For more information contact Cheryl at ccreighton@nantucketatheneum.org.
30 May, 2024
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Nantucket Atheneum
1 India St, Nantucket, MA

Music & Movement

A beginner music class including songs, rhymes and stories in English and Spanish for kids ages infant through 5 years and their caretakers.
31 May, 2024
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Nantucket Community Music Center Parlor
56 Centre Street

The Art of Giovanni Decunto

Celebrate Memorial Day Weekend with the art of Giovanni Decunto in The Gallery at Four India. A patriotic exhibition of the American flag series, created by the artist. The American flag is a symbol of freedom—it defines who we are! American-made is something to be proud of. It is a source of culture, we band […]
31 May, 2024
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Gallery at Four India Street
2nd floor of 4 India Street

Nature Ramble

Walking over our gently rolling trails, we’ll explore sandplain grasslands and coastal heathland habitats, and enjoy views of Long Pond and Nantucket Sound as we traverse a portion of the Linda Loring Nature Foundation’s Eel Point Road property. We’ll see what’s blooming, budding, flying, and crawling around the trails. Each walk will be guided by […]
31 May, 2024
10:00 am - 11:30 am

Playground Pals

A weekly free playgroup held Friday mornings at the Discovery Playground on Old South Road. All ages are welcome to join with their parent or guardian. This group does not require registration.
31 May, 2024
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Discovery Playground
54 Old South Rd

The Signature Tour: a traditional historic tour of Nantucket

Enjoy a fully narrated tour of the island, including the historic sites in Town, The Old Mill, The Oldest House, Sconset Village, Sankaty Head Lighthouse and more. Join one of Island Tours’ highly knowledgeable guides, relax in our beautiful new air-conditioned buses, and learn about our diverse and deep history during this 1-hour 15-min. tour. […]
31 May, 2024
11:15 am - 2:45 pm
Greenhound Building
10 Washington Street

The Westender Tour

The Westender is a 2-1/2 hour tour of the West End of the island with Island Tours. Visit Madaket, then travel to the Cisco area with stops at Bartlett’s Farm and at Cisco Brewers! This tour is designed to be LOTS of fun!  Tour departs daily from our facility at 10 Washington Street (The Greenhound […]
31 May, 2024
11:45 am - 3:15 pm
Greenhound Building
10 Washington Street
$75.00

Nantucket Walkabout – Gardner Farm

Formerly a vegetable farm along the east of side of Hummock Pond, the Land Bank’s Gardner Farm property runs along Hummock Pond, a glacial meltwater river bed that once ran roughly 75 miles south out to the edge of the continental shelf. Now closed off to the ocean and filled with slightly brackish water — […]
31 May, 2024
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
June 2024

Nanpuppets

Join Lizza and her fuzzy friends in the garden for some fun!  Don’t forget to bring a blanket.  In the event of rain, the program will be moved inside.  Space is limited and available on a first-come-first-serve basis.  Tickets for inside are required and available at the Weezie Desk when the library opens at 9:30.  […]
01 Jun, 2024
9:45 am - 10:15 am
Nantucket Atheneum
1 India St, Nantucket, MA

Read to a Buddy

NiSHA and our certified animal therapy teams, in collaboration with NCS, offer Read to a Buddy, a literacy program encouraging pre-reading and reading skills. This program is a fun, relaxed, and nonjudgemental way to become more confident and simply enjoy reading. Bring a book from home or choose a book from the collection. Registration will […]
01 Jun, 2024
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Early Childhood Playroom
56 Centre Street, 106

The Signature Tour: a traditional historic tour of Nantucket

Enjoy a fully narrated tour of the island, including the historic sites in Town, The Old Mill, The Oldest House, Sconset Village, Sankaty Head Lighthouse and more. Join one of Island Tours’ highly knowledgeable guides, relax in our beautiful new air-conditioned buses, and learn about our diverse and deep history during this 1-hour 15-min. tour. […]
01 Jun, 2024
11:15 am - 2:45 pm
Greenhound Building
10 Washington Street

The Westender Tour

The Westender is a 2-1/2 hour tour of the West End of the island with Island Tours. Visit Madaket, then travel to the Cisco area with stops at Bartlett’s Farm and at Cisco Brewers! This tour is designed to be LOTS of fun!  Tour departs daily from our facility at 10 Washington Street (The Greenhound […]
01 Jun, 2024
11:45 am - 3:15 pm
Greenhound Building
10 Washington Street
$75.00

Nantucket Dance Theater Presents “Once Upon A Time”

Nantucket Dance Theater presents an original ballet with a creative soundtrack that tells a story of your favorite fairy tales colliding. The moral of the story? Happily ever after is an inside job, and we get by with a little help from our friends. Co-directed by Aleks Nikolic and Michelle Birmingham. Aurora, Cinderella, and Snow […]
01 Jun, 2024
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Nantucket Dreamland Theater
17 South Water Street

Nantucket Dance Theater Presents “Once Upon A Time”

Nantucket Dance Theater presents an original ballet with a creative soundtrack that tells a story of your favorite fairy tales colliding. The moral of the story? Happily ever after is an inside job, and we get by with a little help from our friends. Co-directed by Aleks Nikolic and Michelle Birmingham. Aurora, Cinderella, and Snow […]
01 Jun, 2024
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Nantucket Dreamland Theater
17 South Water Street

The Signature Tour: a traditional historic tour of Nantucket

Enjoy a fully narrated tour of the island, including the historic sites in Town, The Old Mill, The Oldest House, Sconset Village, Sankaty Head Lighthouse and more. Join one of Island Tours’ highly knowledgeable guides, relax in our beautiful new air-conditioned buses, and learn about our diverse and deep history during this 1-hour 15-min. tour. […]
02 Jun, 2024
11:15 am - 2:45 pm
Greenhound Building
10 Washington Street

The Westender Tour

The Westender is a 2-1/2 hour tour of the West End of the island with Island Tours. Visit Madaket, then travel to the Cisco area with stops at Bartlett’s Farm and at Cisco Brewers! This tour is designed to be LOTS of fun!  Tour departs daily from our facility at 10 Washington Street (The Greenhound […]
02 Jun, 2024
11:45 am - 3:15 pm
Greenhound Building
10 Washington Street
$75.00

Nantucket Walkabout – Polpis Harbor

Although Polpis Harbor is part of Nantucket Harbor, with its own narrow channel leading into it and two distinct coves or, lobes, this former kettle hole definitely feels like its own small harbor with a mooring field in its east lobe and a few boats in its west cove. Native Americans living around it spelled […]
02 Jun, 2024
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Nantucket Dance Theater Presents “Once Upon A Time”

Nantucket Dance Theater presents an original ballet with a creative soundtrack that tells a story of your favorite fairy tales colliding. The moral of the story? Happily ever after is an inside job, and we get by with a little help from our friends. Co-directed by Aleks Nikolic and Michelle Birmingham. Aurora, Cinderella, and Snow […]
02 Jun, 2024
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Nantucket Dreamland Theater
17 South Water Street

Nantucket Dance Theater Presents “Once Upon A Time”

Nantucket Dance Theater presents an original ballet with a creative soundtrack that tells a story of your favorite fairy tales colliding. The moral of the story? Happily ever after is an inside job, and we get by with a little help from our friends. Co-directed by Aleks Nikolic and Michelle Birmingham. Aurora, Cinderella, and Snow […]
02 Jun, 2024
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Nantucket Dreamland Theater
17 South Water Street

The Signature Tour: a traditional historic tour of Nantucket

Enjoy a fully narrated tour of the island, including the historic sites in Town, The Old Mill, The Oldest House, Sconset Village, Sankaty Head Lighthouse and more. Join one of Island Tours’ highly knowledgeable guides, relax in our beautiful new air-conditioned buses, and learn about our diverse and deep history during this 1-hour 15-min. tour. […]
03 Jun, 2024
11:15 am - 2:45 pm
Greenhound Building
10 Washington Street

The Westender Tour

The Westender is a 2-1/2 hour tour of the West End of the island with Island Tours. Visit Madaket, then travel to the Cisco area with stops at Bartlett’s Farm and at Cisco Brewers! This tour is designed to be LOTS of fun!  Tour departs daily from our facility at 10 Washington Street (The Greenhound […]
03 Jun, 2024
11:45 am - 3:15 pm
Greenhound Building
10 Washington Street
$75.00

Nantucket Walkabout – Sankaty Bluff

Sand, gravel and boulders laid down by the last glacier during the Wisconsinan Glacial Stage was not the first layer of foundation for Nantucket; an ocean bottom created during the Sangamonian Interglacial Stage and another pavement of glacial material during the Illinoian Glacial Stage are also underneath us. The only place to see all three […]
03 Jun, 2024
2:45 pm - 4:45 pm
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Online ELL: Group Conversation – Intermediate

Practice conversational English in a friendly group setting. Conversation will center around everyday life, American culture, current events around the U.S. and the world, and other topics that may inspire us. Sessions are free, open to adult English language learners, and led by a literacy volunteer. To register contact Cheryl at ccreighton@nantucketatheneum.org, or 508-332-0605.
03 Jun, 2024
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Online

Nantucket Walkabout – Gardner Farm

Formerly a vegetable farm along the east of side of Hummock Pond, the Land Bank’s Gardner Farm property runs along Hummock Pond, a glacial meltwater river bed that once ran roughly 75 miles south out to the edge of the continental shelf. Now closed off to the ocean and filled with slightly brackish water — […]
04 Jun, 2024
8:00 am - 10:00 am
Music in the Morning

Music in the Morning

Join Lizza in the garden for fun songs and singing games. Don’t forget to bring a blanket. In the event of inclement weather, we will move the program indoors. Space is limited and available on a first-come-first-serve basis. Tickets will be available at the Weezie Desk when the library opens at 9:30.
04 Jun, 2024
9:45 am - 10:30 am
Nantucket Atheneum
1 India St, Nantucket, MA

The Signature Tour: a traditional historic tour of Nantucket

Enjoy a fully narrated tour of the island, including the historic sites in Town, The Old Mill, The Oldest House, Sconset Village, Sankaty Head Lighthouse and more. Join one of Island Tours’ highly knowledgeable guides, relax in our beautiful new air-conditioned buses, and learn about our diverse and deep history during this 1-hour 15-min. tour. […]
04 Jun, 2024
11:15 am - 2:45 pm
Greenhound Building
10 Washington Street

The Westender Tour

The Westender is a 2-1/2 hour tour of the West End of the island with Island Tours. Visit Madaket, then travel to the Cisco area with stops at Bartlett’s Farm and at Cisco Brewers! This tour is designed to be LOTS of fun!  Tour departs daily from our facility at 10 Washington Street (The Greenhound […]
04 Jun, 2024
11:45 am - 3:15 pm
Greenhound Building
10 Washington Street
$75.00

Nantucket Walkabout – Shawkemo Hills

Shawkemo Hills offers a hiking experience through a portion of the island dramatically shaped by the last glacier to cover most of North America. From a high spot on this hike, see and learn about the formation of Coatue, Great Point, the Haulover, Nantucket Harbor and inner harbor shores. And from a low spot along […]
04 Jun, 2024
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The Signature Tour: a traditional historic tour of Nantucket

Enjoy a fully narrated tour of the island, including the historic sites in Town, The Old Mill, The Oldest House, Sconset Village, Sankaty Head Lighthouse and more. Join one of Island Tours’ highly knowledgeable guides, relax in our beautiful new air-conditioned buses, and learn about our diverse and deep history during this 1-hour 15-min. tour. […]
05 Jun, 2024
11:15 am - 2:45 pm
Greenhound Building
10 Washington Street

The Westender Tour

The Westender is a 2-1/2 hour tour of the West End of the island with Island Tours. Visit Madaket, then travel to the Cisco area with stops at Bartlett’s Farm and at Cisco Brewers! This tour is designed to be LOTS of fun!  Tour departs daily from our facility at 10 Washington Street (The Greenhound […]
05 Jun, 2024
11:45 am - 3:15 pm
Greenhound Building
10 Washington Street
$75.00

Free Day Sails Aboard the Lynx

Nantucket’s Tall Ship LYNX, is offering free sailings, access to the ship is via the Nantucket Harbor Launch, behind the Straight Wharf Restaurant. This is a trial program, Free sailing on LYNX. LYNX will take up to 30 people, This is being underwritten by the Lynx Educational Foundation, You will be responsible for Launch fee and crew gratuity, […]
05 Jun, 2024
2:00 pm - 4:30 pm