Events

Oct 22 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Nantucket Cottage Hospital
Nantucket Cottage Hospital is offering flu-shots.  Drive to the portico entrance, Lane 2, and you will be directed where to wait in your car.  No appointment necessary, but you do have to be registered with … Continue reading "Drive-Through Flu Shots"
Oct 22 @ 11:00 am – 2:30 pm Easy Street Cantina
Buffets all come with main entrée, salad bar, fresh veggies, chef’s rice, chicken wings, and more for just $14.95.  Eat-in or to-go. All served behind plexiglass and plated at customers instructions by our attendant. You point … Continue reading "All-You-Can-Eat Lunch Buffet: Mexican Theme with Beef, Pork Chicken, Vegetarian Beans"
Oct 22 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm Online
Weekly trivia games for teens, using Zoom and Kahoot. Test your knowledge with all things trivia! Multiple choice and true/ false questions. Open to all teens entering 6-12th grades. Email eyoung@nantucketatheneum.org for login information.
Oct 22 @ 4:55 pm Online
The Nantucket Rotary Club will be restarting its weekly meetings via Zoom. Our speaker will be Joe Hale, Executive Director of the Dreamland, who will update us on what is happening at the Dreamland and the public … Continue reading "Nantucket Rotary Club Meeting"
Oct 22 @ 7:00 pm Online, YouTube Live
A concert of jazz and Latin songs by faculty  of Nantucket Music Center.  The concert will be performed live online from the NCMC Salon. Join them on their YouTube Channel at https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCD5FqrG-063evmYaCg3P8aA/videos?view_as=subscriber
Oct 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Online
A simple walk around the block set journalist Spike Carlsen, bestselling author of A Splintered History of Wood, off to investigate everything he could about everything we take for granted in our normal life”from manhole covers and recycling … Continue reading "Online Author Talk: Spike Carlsen, A Walk Around The Block"
Oct 23 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Nantucket Cottage Hospital
Nantucket Cottage Hospital is offering flu-shots.  Drive to the portico entrance, Lane 2, and you will be directed where to wait in your car.  No appointment necessary, but you do have to be registered with … Continue reading "Drive-Through Flu Shots"
Oct 23 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
This week’s free Paper Craft Grab & Go project is a paper Venus Flytrap! You will need scissors, glue, and a black marker or pen. Suggested for ages 7+. Younger crafters may need adult assistance. … Continue reading "Paper Craft Grab & Go Bag: Venus Fly Trap"
Oct 23 @ 11:00 am – 2:30 pm Easy Street Cantina
Buffets all come with main entrée, salad bar, fresh veggies, chef’s rice, chicken wings, and more for just $14.95.  Eat-in or to-go. All served behind plexiglass and plated at customers instructions by our attendant. You point … Continue reading "All-You-Can-Eat Lunch Buffet: Friday Fish Fry with Breaded Cod, Grilled Swordfish, Chowder"
Oct 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Online
Rev. Vernon Walker, program manager for Boston-based Communities Responding To Extreme Weather (CREW) organization and Rev. Linda Simmons, minister at the Unitarian Meeting House on Nantucket, have both been thinking a lot about how the effects … Continue reading "Climate Justice, Climate Change"
Oct 23 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Online
Janina Kean discusses the disease of addiction and its impact on individuals, families and communities. Kean is an expert in the management and treatment of behavioral health and substance disorders. She is a psychiatric nurse … Continue reading "Online Forum: Community Awareness Program on Addiction with Janina Kean"
Oct 23 @ 8:00 pm Meet the guide at Centre & Main streets 10 minutes early.
The most popular walking tour ever on Nantucket. A fascinating evening stroll to five of the island’s most haunted locations, led by the original guide. $20 for Adults; $15 for Seniors (65+) and Teens; $5 … Continue reading "Nantucket Ghost Walk – Town Route"
Oct 24 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am meeting again at Sanford Farm to clear Madaket Road.
The Clean Team is a group of over four hundred Nantucketers which is dedicated to keep our Island’s beaches, dunes, roadsides and bike paths free of litter. Each “season” (from Daffodil Weekend until mid-October) every … Continue reading "ACK Clean Team"
Oct 24 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am The Handlebar Café
meet at the Rotary to take another shot at Milestone Road, Old South Road and, if we can summon the courage, Sparks Avenue and the businesses around it. The Clean Team is a group of … Continue reading "ACK Clean Team"
Oct 24 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm Nantucket Cottage Hospital
Nantucket Cottage Hospital is offering flu-shots.  Drive to the portico entrance, Lane 2, and you will be directed where to wait in your car.  No appointment necessary, but you do have to be registered with … Continue reading "Drive-Through Flu Shots"
Oct 24 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Voter Registration Deadline
Oct 24 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 pm Easy Street Cantina
All day, a basket of 16 jumbo wings for $12.95; half basket for $8.95: buffalo, barbecue, teriyaki, or plain. Huge Bucket of Wings also available: approx. 40 wings for $39.95 At Easy Street Cantina, corner … Continue reading "Wing Day at Easy Street Cantina"
Oct 24 @ 8:00 pm Meet the guide at Centre & Main streets 10 minutes early.
The most popular walking tour ever on Nantucket. A fascinating evening stroll to five of the island’s most haunted locations, led by the original guide. $20 for Adults; $15 for Seniors (65+) and Teens; $5 … Continue reading "Nantucket Ghost Walk – Town Route"
Oct 25 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm Rose & Crown
Guided painting at the Rose & Crown that includes a canvas, all paint materials, and a talented instructor.  Cost to join us is $20 per person AND, in addition, the purchase of food is necessary. … Continue reading "Bites & Brushes"
Oct 26 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am Online
Rachel Dixon helps you maintain mobility at any age which will make you a safer driver and protect you when you have to rotate your body for other tasks. Most adults start losing this ability … Continue reading "Online Class: Rachel Dixon, Fit To Drive"
Oct 26 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Nantucket Cottage Hospital
Nantucket Cottage Hospital is offering flu-shots.  Drive to the portico entrance, Lane 2, and you will be directed where to wait in your car.  No appointment necessary, but you do have to be registered with … Continue reading "Drive-Through Flu Shots"
Oct 26 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Stop by the Weezie porch to pick up this week’s spooky STEM project. Have a race, see who can make their bat travel the farthest. Bend the wings to see how that affects their flight. … Continue reading "STEM Grab & Go Bag: Bat Rockets"
Oct 26 @ 11:00 am – 2:30 pm Easy Street Cantina
Buffets all come with main entrée, salad bar, fresh veggies, chef’s rice, chicken wings, and more for just $14.95.  Eat-in or to-go. All served behind plexiglass and plated at customers instructions by our attendant. You point … Continue reading "All-You-Can-Eat Lunch Buffet: Roasted Top Round"
Oct 26 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Online
This Yummy Monday, Janet will demonstrate how to make both sweet and savory bread pudding in a Crock Pot slow cooker. You’ll get step-by-step instructions for a basic bread pudding plus tips and ideas on … Continue reading "Yummy Monday: Making Bread Pudding in the Crock Pot"
Oct 27 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Nantucket Cottage Hospital
Nantucket Cottage Hospital is offering flu-shots.  Drive to the portico entrance, Lane 2, and you will be directed where to wait in your car.  No appointment necessary, but you do have to be registered with … Continue reading "Drive-Through Flu Shots"
Oct 27 @ 9:45 am – 10:15 am Online, Zoom
Join Lizza Obremski on ZOOM for fun and engaging songs, singing games, and movement activities aimed at teaching musical skills to the very young. Appropriate for ages 1-7. Just click on the following link to … Continue reading "Music in the Morning"
Oct 27 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
This week’s Story & Craft Grab & Go Bag project is Bats! Listen to the story ‘Stellaluna’ by Janell Cannon online at https://youtu.be/VLRIvyWUzxs and make this Bat!!! Suggested for ages 4-7. Younger crafters may need … Continue reading "Story & Craft Grab & Go Bag: Bats"
Oct 27 @ 11:00 am – 2:30 pm Easy Street Cantina
Buffets all come with main entrée, salad bar, fresh veggies, chef’s rice, chicken wings, and more for just $14.95.  Eat-in or to-go. All served behind plexiglass and plated at customers instructions by our attendant. You point … Continue reading "All-You-Can-Eat Lunch Buffet: Jerk Chicken"
Oct 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Online
Led by Danica Connors, who has been reading tarot personally and professionally for over 30 years, this class is for anyone interested in Tarot cards. Danica will cover some of the basics in the first … Continue reading "Online: Tea & Tarot"
Oct 28 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Nantucket Cottage Hospital
Nantucket Cottage Hospital is offering flu-shots.  Drive to the portico entrance, Lane 2, and you will be directed where to wait in your car.  No appointment necessary, but you do have to be registered with … Continue reading "Drive-Through Flu Shots"
Oct 28 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
This week’s free Art Grab & Go project is inspired by Ollivander’s Wand Shop in Harry Potter! Create your own wand with your core of choice: phoenix feather, unicorn hair, or dragon heartstring and cover … Continue reading "Art Grab & Go Bag: Magic Wand Kit"
Oct 28 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Come to the Atheneum lobby to pick up your Teen Take-and-Make kit! Make a Halloween Terrarium by gluing spooky figures to a branch. Add some creepy cobwebs and put it all in a jar and … Continue reading "Teen Take-and-Make Kits -Halloween Terrarium"
Oct 28 @ 11:00 am – 2:30 pm Easy Street Cantina
Buffets all come with main entrée, salad bar, fresh veggies, chef’s rice, chicken wings, and more for just $14.95.  Eat-in or to-go. All served behind plexiglass and plated at customers instructions by our attendant. You point … Continue reading "All-You-Can-Eat Lunch Buffet: Steak Tips"
Oct 28 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm 1800 House
Penwork decoration has been used since  the 18th century on furniture, frames and boxes, often to create the illusion of inlaid ivory. In this workshop you will learn how to transfer and draw a design … Continue reading "Penwork Ornament with Mary Emery Lacoursiere"
Oct 28 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Online
Join Life Coach Janet Forest for this three-part workshop on finding and maintaining a healthy routine for the off-season. Janet will share strategies and methods for developing a sustainable schedule and new habits to get … Continue reading "Online Workshop: Finding Your Off Season Routine: Overcoming Challenges and Getting Unstuck"
Oct 29 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Nantucket Cottage Hospital
Nantucket Cottage Hospital is offering flu-shots.  Drive to the portico entrance, Lane 2, and you will be directed where to wait in your car.  No appointment necessary, but you do have to be registered with … Continue reading "Drive-Through Flu Shots"
Oct 29 @ 9:45 am – 10:15 am Online, Zoom
Join Lizza Obremski on ZOOM for fun and stories with her amazing animal friends. Appropriate for ages 2-7. Just click on the following link to join the fun! Join Zoom Meeting
Oct 29 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am Online
In this beginner course, we will review the basic tools and features of the Zoom Meeting platform including turning on and off your camera and microphone, changing your microphone and camera settings, and using the … Continue reading "Online Class: Mastering Zoom Meetings – Basic Tools & Features"
Oct 29 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
This free Paper Craft Grab & Go project is a witch to color in and assemble! You will need, scissors, glue, and your coloring materials of choice. Suggested for ages 3+. Younger crafters may need … Continue reading "Paper Craft Grab & Go Bag: Witch & Spell Book"
Oct 29 @ 11:00 am – 2:30 pm Easy Street Cantina
Buffets all come with main entrée, salad bar, fresh veggies, chef’s rice, chicken wings, and more for just $14.95.  Eat-in or to-go. All served behind plexiglass and plated at customers instructions by our attendant. You point … Continue reading "All-You-Can-Eat Lunch Buffet: Mexican Theme with Beef, Pork Chicken, Vegetarian Beans"
Oct 29 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm Online
Weekly trivia games for teens, using Zoom and Kahoot. Test your knowledge with all things trivia! Multiple choice and true/ false questions. Open to all teens entering 6-12th grades. Email eyoung@nantucketatheneum.org for login information.
Oct 30 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Nantucket Cottage Hospital
Nantucket Cottage Hospital is offering flu-shots.  Drive to the portico entrance, Lane 2, and you will be directed where to wait in your car.  No appointment necessary, but you do have to be registered with … Continue reading "Drive-Through Flu Shots"
Oct 30 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am Online
Join Janie Hobson Dupont for some iPhone basics. She will cover understanding how Apple IDs work with iCloud, backing up to iCloud, the App Store, managing apps on your phone, and iPhone superpowers. There will … Continue reading "Online Class: Janie Hobson Dupont, More iPhone For Beginners"
Oct 30 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
This week’s free Paper Craft Grab & Go project is a witch made from a paper cone! You will need scissors, glue, and a black marker or pen. Suggested for ages 7+. Younger crafters may … Continue reading "Paper Craft Grab & Go Bag: Paper Cone Witch"
Oct 30 @ 11:00 am – 2:30 pm Easy Street Cantina
Buffets all come with main entrée, salad bar, fresh veggies, chef’s rice, chicken wings, and more for just $14.95.  Eat-in or to-go. All served behind plexiglass and plated at customers instructions by our attendant. You point … Continue reading "All-You-Can-Eat Lunch Buffet: Friday Fish Fry with Breaded Cod, Grilled Swordfish, Chowder"
Oct 30 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Online
Get your cards read by a member of the Atheneum’s Tea & Tarot group. The readings are free and last 20 minutes. They will be conducted in private with one tarot card reader using Zoom’s … Continue reading "Online Community Tarot Card Reading"
Oct 30 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Online
Janina Kean discusses the disease of addiction and its impact on individuals, families and communities. Kean is an expert in the management and treatment of behavioral health and substance disorders. She is a psychiatric nurse … Continue reading "Online Forum: Community Awareness Program on Addiction with Janina Kean"
Oct 30 @ 8:00 pm Meet the guide at Centre & Main streets 10 minutes early.
The most popular walking tour ever on Nantucket. A fascinating evening stroll to five of the island’s most haunted locations, led by the original guide. $20 for Adults; $15 for Seniors (65+) and Teens; $5 … Continue reading "Nantucket Ghost Walk – Town Route"
Oct 31 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am meet at the Rotary to take another shot at Milestone Road, Old South Road and, if we can summon the courage, Sparks Avenue and the businesses around it.
meet at the Rotary to take another shot at Milestone Road, Old South Road and, if we can summon the courage, Sparks Avenue and the businesses around it. The Clean Team is a group of … Continue reading "ACK Clean Team"
Oct 31 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am The Handlebar Café
meet at the Rotary to take another shot at Milestone Road, Old South Road and, if we can summon the courage, Sparks Avenue and the businesses around it. The Clean Team is a group of … Continue reading "ACK Clean Team"