Events

Jul
17
Wed
2019
Writer’s Group With Jan Glitzenstein @ Nantucket Atheneum
Jul 17 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Writers of all genres–memoir, poetry, short story, drama–are invited to participate in reading and discussing their original compositions.  No fee

Jul
18
Thu
2019
Alz MeetUp @ Nantucket Atheneum
Jul 18 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Join us at Nantucket’s first Alz Meet Up for some tea and conversation!

Alz Meet Ups are social events that offer a fun and comfortable way for you to meet up with other people living with mild Alzheimer’s disease or another dementia in your community.
Get out, get active and get connected!

Registration is required. Call 617-393-2100 during normal business hours.

Jul
24
Wed
2019
Writer’s Group With Jan Glitzenstein @ Nantucket Atheneum
Jul 24 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Writers of all genres–memoir, poetry, short story, drama–are invited to participate in reading and discussing their original compositions.  No fee

Knitting and Crocheting Circle @ Nantucket Atheneum
Jul 24 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Knitting and Crocheting Circle @ Nantucket Atheneum

Knitting and crocheting is a textual art form with a broad array of styles and techniques. The Nantucket Atheneum hosts a knitting and crocheting group year round. This circle of needlery comrades continues the ancient art style to create works for decoration, donate, and display. All sessions are free, open to the public and all levels of knitters and crocheting are welcome.

Jul
31
Wed
2019
Writer’s Group With Jan Glitzenstein @ Nantucket Atheneum
Jul 31 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Writers of all genres–memoir, poetry, short story, drama–are invited to participate in reading and discussing their original compositions.  No fee

Knitting and Crocheting Circle @ Nantucket Atheneum
Jul 31 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Knitting and Crocheting Circle @ Nantucket Atheneum

Knitting and crocheting is a textual art form with a broad array of styles and techniques. The Nantucket Atheneum hosts a knitting and crocheting group year round. This circle of needlery comrades continues the ancient art style to create works for decoration, donate, and display. All sessions are free, open to the public and all levels of knitters and crocheting are welcome.

Aug
7
Wed
2019
Writer’s Group With Jan Glitzenstein @ Nantucket Atheneum
Aug 7 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Writers of all genres–memoir, poetry, short story, drama–are invited to participate in reading and discussing their original compositions.  No fee

Aug
14
Wed
2019
Writer’s Group With Jan Glitzenstein @ Nantucket Atheneum
Aug 14 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Writers of all genres–memoir, poetry, short story, drama–are invited to participate in reading and discussing their original compositions.  No fee

Knitting and Crocheting Circle @ Nantucket Atheneum
Aug 14 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Knitting and Crocheting Circle @ Nantucket Atheneum

Knitting and crocheting is a textual art form with a broad array of styles and techniques. The Nantucket Atheneum hosts a knitting and crocheting group year round. This circle of needlery comrades continues the ancient art style to create works for decoration, donate, and display. All sessions are free, open to the public and all levels of knitters and crocheting are welcome.

Aug
21
Wed
2019
Writer’s Group With Jan Glitzenstein @ Nantucket Atheneum
Aug 21 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Writers of all genres–memoir, poetry, short story, drama–are invited to participate in reading and discussing their original compositions.  No fee

Knitting and Crocheting Circle @ Nantucket Atheneum
Aug 21 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Knitting and Crocheting Circle @ Nantucket Atheneum

Knitting and crocheting is a textual art form with a broad array of styles and techniques. The Nantucket Atheneum hosts a knitting and crocheting group year round. This circle of needlery comrades continues the ancient art style to create works for decoration, donate, and display. All sessions are free, open to the public and all levels of knitters and crocheting are welcome.

Aug
28
Wed
2019
Writer’s Group With Jan Glitzenstein @ Nantucket Atheneum
Aug 28 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Writers of all genres–memoir, poetry, short story, drama–are invited to participate in reading and discussing their original compositions.  No fee

Sep
4
Wed
2019
Writer’s Group With Jan Glitzenstein @ Nantucket Atheneum
Sep 4 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Writers of all genres–memoir, poetry, short story, drama–are invited to participate in reading and discussing their original compositions.  No fee

Knitting and Crocheting Circle @ Nantucket Atheneum
Sep 4 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Knitting and Crocheting Circle @ Nantucket Atheneum

Knitting and crocheting is a textual art form with a broad array of styles and techniques. The Nantucket Atheneum hosts a knitting and crocheting group year round. This circle of needlery comrades continues the ancient art style to create works for decoration, donate, and display. All sessions are free, open to the public and all levels of knitters and crocheting are welcome.

Sep
11
Wed
2019
Writer’s Group With Jan Glitzenstein @ Nantucket Atheneum
Sep 11 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Writers of all genres–memoir, poetry, short story, drama–are invited to participate in reading and discussing their original compositions.  No fee

Knitting and Crocheting Circle @ Nantucket Atheneum
Sep 11 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Knitting and Crocheting Circle @ Nantucket Atheneum

Knitting and crocheting is a textual art form with a broad array of styles and techniques. The Nantucket Atheneum hosts a knitting and crocheting group year round. This circle of needlery comrades continues the ancient art style to create works for decoration, donate, and display. All sessions are free, open to the public and all levels of knitters and crocheting are welcome.

Sep
18
Wed
2019
Writer’s Group With Jan Glitzenstein @ Nantucket Atheneum
Sep 18 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Writers of all genres–memoir, poetry, short story, drama–are invited to participate in reading and discussing their original compositions.  No fee

Sep
19
Thu
2019
Alz MeetUp @ Nantucket Atheneum
Sep 19 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Join us at Nantucket’s first Alz Meet Up for some tea and conversation!

Alz Meet Ups are social events that offer a fun and comfortable way for you to meet up with other people living with mild Alzheimer’s disease or another dementia in your community.
Get out, get active and get connected!

Registration is required. Call 617-393-2100 during normal business hours.

Sep
25
Wed
2019
Writer’s Group With Jan Glitzenstein @ Nantucket Atheneum
Sep 25 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Writers of all genres–memoir, poetry, short story, drama–are invited to participate in reading and discussing their original compositions.  No fee

Knitting and Crocheting Circle @ Nantucket Atheneum
Sep 25 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Knitting and Crocheting Circle @ Nantucket Atheneum

Knitting and crocheting is a textual art form with a broad array of styles and techniques. The Nantucket Atheneum hosts a knitting and crocheting group year round. This circle of needlery comrades continues the ancient art style to create works for decoration, donate, and display. All sessions are free, open to the public and all levels of knitters and crocheting are welcome.

Oct
1
Tue
2019
**CANCELLED** Have Dice – Will Adventure: Game Night at the Atheneum @ Nantucket Atheneum
Oct 1 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Have Dice – Will Adventure is a clarion call to the island’s gaming community. Do you enjoy games like Dungeons & Dragons, Pandemic, or Ticket to Ride? Looking to meet new people to game with during Nantucket’s long winter? Join Game Masters Mike Alvarez and Skyler Lendway as their share their first-hand knowledge on running adventures around the table with fellow islanders. Meet up with tabletop gamers and form new adventuring parties with your friends, family, and neighbors.

All ages welcome. Children under 16 must be accompanied by and adult.

Oct
9
Wed
2019
Knitting and Crocheting Circle @ Nantucket Atheneum
Oct 9 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Knitting and Crocheting Circle @ Nantucket Atheneum

Knitting and crocheting is a textual art form with a broad array of styles and techniques. The Nantucket Atheneum hosts a knitting and crocheting group year round. This circle of needlery comrades continues the ancient art style to create works for decoration, donate, and display. All sessions are free, open to the public and all levels of knitters and crocheting are welcome.

Knitting and Crocheting Circle @ Nantucket Atheneum
Oct 9 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Knitting and Crocheting Circle @ Nantucket Atheneum

The Atheneum’s Knitting and Crocheting Circle continues its gam sessions on Wednesday evenings. Join the group for a session or become weekly participants. The group will continue making hats, gloves, mittens, and scarves to be donated.
Come and learn from other knitters, bring in your ongoing crocheting or knitting projects to get help, or learn a new pattern or technique from Interweave Knits, Piecework, or Vogue Knitting magazines. Check out crocheting and knitting materials from the library’s collection or join the circle for its weekly camaraderie. The Atheneum Knitting and Crocheting Circle’s objective is to embrace Piecework’s motto in ‘preserving the legacy of needlework.’

Oct
15
Tue
2019
**CANCELLED** Have Dice – Will Adventure: Game Night at the Atheneum @ Nantucket Atheneum
Oct 15 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Have Dice – Will Adventure is a clarion call to the island’s gaming community. Do you enjoy games like Dungeons & Dragons, Pandemic, or Ticket to Ride? Looking to meet new people to game with during Nantucket’s long winter? Join Game Masters Mike Alvarez and Skyler Lendway as their share their first-hand knowledge on running adventures around the table with fellow islanders. Meet up with tabletop gamers and form new adventuring parties with your friends, family, and neighbors.

All ages welcome. Children under 16 must be accompanied by and adult.

Oct
16
Wed
2019
Knitting and Crocheting Circle @ Nantucket Atheneum
Oct 16 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Knitting and Crocheting Circle @ Nantucket Atheneum

Knitting and crocheting is a textual art form with a broad array of styles and techniques. The Nantucket Atheneum hosts a knitting and crocheting group year round. This circle of needlery comrades continues the ancient art style to create works for decoration, donate, and display. All sessions are free, open to the public and all levels of knitters and crocheting are welcome.

Oct
17
Thu
2019
Alz MeetUp @ Nantucket Atheneum
Oct 17 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Join us at Nantucket’s first Alz Meet Up for some tea and conversation!

Alz Meet Ups are social events that offer a fun and comfortable way for you to meet up with other people living with mild Alzheimer’s disease or another dementia in your community.
Get out, get active and get connected!

Registration is required. Call 617-393-2100 during normal business hours.

Oct
23
Wed
2019
Knitting and Crocheting Circle @ Nantucket Atheneum
Oct 23 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Knitting and Crocheting Circle @ Nantucket Atheneum

Knitting and crocheting is a textual art form with a broad array of styles and techniques. The Nantucket Atheneum hosts a knitting and crocheting group year round. This circle of needlery comrades continues the ancient art style to create works for decoration, donate, and display. All sessions are free, open to the public and all levels of knitters and crocheting are welcome.

Oct
29
Tue
2019
**CANCELLED** Have Dice – Will Adventure: Game Night at the Atheneum @ Nantucket Atheneum
Oct 29 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Have Dice – Will Adventure is a clarion call to the island’s gaming community. Do you enjoy games like Dungeons & Dragons, Pandemic, or Ticket to Ride? Looking to meet new people to game with during Nantucket’s long winter? Join Game Masters Mike Alvarez and Skyler Lendway as their share their first-hand knowledge on running adventures around the table with fellow islanders. Meet up with tabletop gamers and form new adventuring parties with your friends, family, and neighbors.

All ages welcome. Children under 16 must be accompanied by and adult.

Nov
12
Tue
2019
**CANCELLED** Have Dice – Will Adventure: Game Night at the Atheneum @ Nantucket Atheneum
Nov 12 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Have Dice – Will Adventure is a clarion call to the island’s gaming community. Do you enjoy games like Dungeons & Dragons, Pandemic, or Ticket to Ride? Looking to meet new people to game with during Nantucket’s long winter? Join Game Masters Mike Alvarez and Skyler Lendway as their share their first-hand knowledge on running adventures around the table with fellow islanders. Meet up with tabletop gamers and form new adventuring parties with your friends, family, and neighbors.

All ages welcome. Children under 16 must be accompanied by and adult.

Nov
13
Wed
2019
Knitting and Crocheting Circle @ Nantucket Atheneum
Nov 13 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Knitting and Crocheting Circle @ Nantucket Atheneum

Knitting and crocheting is a textual art form with a broad array of styles and techniques. The Nantucket Atheneum hosts a knitting and crocheting group year round. This circle of needlery comrades continues the ancient art style to create works for decoration, donate, and display. All sessions are free, open to the public and all levels of knitters and crocheting are welcome.

Nov
20
Wed
2019
Knitting and Crocheting Circle @ Nantucket Atheneum
Nov 20 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Knitting and Crocheting Circle @ Nantucket Atheneum

Knitting and crocheting is a textual art form with a broad array of styles and techniques. The Nantucket Atheneum hosts a knitting and crocheting group year round. This circle of needlery comrades continues the ancient art style to create works for decoration, donate, and display. All sessions are free, open to the public and all levels of knitters and crocheting are welcome.

Nov
21
Thu
2019
Alz MeetUp @ Nantucket Atheneum
Nov 21 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Join us at Nantucket’s first Alz Meet Up for some tea and conversation!

Alz Meet Ups are social events that offer a fun and comfortable way for you to meet up with other people living with mild Alzheimer’s disease or another dementia in your community.
Get out, get active and get connected!

Registration is required. Call 617-393-2100 during normal business hours.

Nov
26
Tue
2019
**CANCELLED** Have Dice – Will Adventure: Game Night at the Atheneum @ Nantucket Atheneum
Nov 26 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Have Dice – Will Adventure is a clarion call to the island’s gaming community. Do you enjoy games like Dungeons & Dragons, Pandemic, or Ticket to Ride? Looking to meet new people to game with during Nantucket’s long winter? Join Game Masters Mike Alvarez and Skyler Lendway as their share their first-hand knowledge on running adventures around the table with fellow islanders. Meet up with tabletop gamers and form new adventuring parties with your friends, family, and neighbors.

All ages welcome. Children under 16 must be accompanied by and adult.

Dec
10
Tue
2019
**CANCELLED** Have Dice – Will Adventure: Game Night at the Atheneum @ Nantucket Atheneum
Dec 10 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Have Dice – Will Adventure is a clarion call to the island’s gaming community. Do you enjoy games like Dungeons & Dragons, Pandemic, or Ticket to Ride? Looking to meet new people to game with during Nantucket’s long winter? Join Game Masters Mike Alvarez and Skyler Lendway as their share their first-hand knowledge on running adventures around the table with fellow islanders. Meet up with tabletop gamers and form new adventuring parties with your friends, family, and neighbors.

All ages welcome. Children under 16 must be accompanied by and adult.

Dec
19
Thu
2019
Alz MeetUp @ Nantucket Atheneum
Dec 19 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Join us at Nantucket’s first Alz Meet Up for some tea and conversation!

Alz Meet Ups are social events that offer a fun and comfortable way for you to meet up with other people living with mild Alzheimer’s disease or another dementia in your community.
Get out, get active and get connected!

Registration is required. Call 617-393-2100 during normal business hours.

Jan
8
Wed
2020
Knitting and Crocheting Circle @ Nantucket Atheneum
Jan 8 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Knitting and Crocheting Circle @ Nantucket Atheneum

Knitting and crocheting is a textual art form with a broad array of styles and techniques. The Nantucket Atheneum hosts a knitting and crocheting group year round. This circle of needlery comrades continues the ancient art style to create works for decoration, donate, and display. All sessions are free, open to the public and all levels of knitters and crocheting are welcome.

Jan
15
Wed
2020
Knitting and Crocheting Circle @ Nantucket Atheneum
Jan 15 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Knitting and Crocheting Circle @ Nantucket Atheneum

Knitting and crocheting is a textual art form with a broad array of styles and techniques. The Nantucket Atheneum hosts a knitting and crocheting group year round. This circle of needlery comrades continues the ancient art style to create works for decoration, donate, and display. All sessions are free, open to the public and all levels of knitters and crocheting are welcome.

Jan
21
Tue
2020
**CANCELLED** Have Dice – Will Adventure: Game Night at the Atheneum @ Nantucket Atheneum
Jan 21 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Have Dice – Will Adventure is a clarion call to the island’s gaming community. Do you enjoy games like Dungeons & Dragons, Pandemic, or Ticket to Ride? Looking to meet new people to game with during Nantucket’s long winter? Join Game Masters Mike Alvarez and Skyler Lendway as their share their first-hand knowledge on running adventures around the table with fellow islanders. Meet up with tabletop gamers and form new adventuring parties with your friends, family, and neighbors.

All ages welcome. Children under 16 must be accompanied by and adult.

Jan
22
Wed
2020
Knitting and Crocheting Circle @ Nantucket Atheneum
Jan 22 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Knitting and Crocheting Circle @ Nantucket Atheneum

Knitting and crocheting is a textual art form with a broad array of styles and techniques. The Nantucket Atheneum hosts a knitting and crocheting group year round. This circle of needlery comrades continues the ancient art style to create works for decoration, donate, and display. All sessions are free, open to the public and all levels of knitters and crocheting are welcome.

Jan
29
Wed
2020
Knitting and Crocheting Circle @ Nantucket Atheneum
Jan 29 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Knitting and Crocheting Circle @ Nantucket Atheneum

Knitting and crocheting is a textual art form with a broad array of styles and techniques. The Nantucket Atheneum hosts a knitting and crocheting group year round. This circle of needlery comrades continues the ancient art style to create works for decoration, donate, and display. All sessions are free, open to the public and all levels of knitters and crocheting are welcome.

Feb
4
Tue
2020
**CANCELLED** Have Dice – Will Adventure: Game Night at the Atheneum @ Nantucket Atheneum
Feb 4 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Have Dice – Will Adventure is a clarion call to the island’s gaming community. Do you enjoy games like Dungeons & Dragons, Pandemic, or Ticket to Ride? Looking to meet new people to game with during Nantucket’s long winter? Join Game Masters Mike Alvarez and Skyler Lendway as their share their first-hand knowledge on running adventures around the table with fellow islanders. Meet up with tabletop gamers and form new adventuring parties with your friends, family, and neighbors.

All ages welcome. Children under 16 must be accompanied by and adult.

Children’s Cove small group discussion @ Nantucket Boys and Girls Club
Feb 4 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

The Boys and Girls club is hosting a group discussion for Children’s Cove on Feb 4th. We are looking for parents to participate and lend your voices to the discussion. There will be free baby sitting at the club ( ages 6+) with a meal for your child.
If you’re interested please email Fernando@nantucketboysandgirlsclub.org or come by the club to register.

Feb
18
Tue
2020
**CANCELLED** Have Dice – Will Adventure: Game Night at the Atheneum @ Nantucket Atheneum
Feb 18 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Have Dice – Will Adventure is a clarion call to the island’s gaming community. Do you enjoy games like Dungeons & Dragons, Pandemic, or Ticket to Ride? Looking to meet new people to game with during Nantucket’s long winter? Join Game Masters Mike Alvarez and Skyler Lendway as their share their first-hand knowledge on running adventures around the table with fellow islanders. Meet up with tabletop gamers and form new adventuring parties with your friends, family, and neighbors.

All ages welcome. Children under 16 must be accompanied by and adult.

Mar
3
Tue
2020
**CANCELLED** Have Dice – Will Adventure: Game Night at the Atheneum @ Nantucket Atheneum
Mar 3 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Have Dice – Will Adventure is a clarion call to the island’s gaming community. Do you enjoy games like Dungeons & Dragons, Pandemic, or Ticket to Ride? Looking to meet new people to game with during Nantucket’s long winter? Join Game Masters Mike Alvarez and Skyler Lendway as their share their first-hand knowledge on running adventures around the table with fellow islanders. Meet up with tabletop gamers and form new adventuring parties with your friends, family, and neighbors.

All ages welcome. Children under 16 must be accompanied by and adult.

Mar
10
Tue
2020
Meeting: Nantucket Democratic Committee @ Nantucket Atheneum
Mar 10 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Mar
12
Thu
2020
Meeting: US Census Bureau Training Session @ Nantucket Atheneum
Mar 12 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Mar
17
Tue
2020
**CANCELLED** Have Dice – Will Adventure: Game Night at the Atheneum @ Nantucket Atheneum
Mar 17 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Have Dice – Will Adventure is a clarion call to the island’s gaming community. Do you enjoy games like Dungeons & Dragons, Pandemic, or Ticket to Ride? Looking to meet new people to game with during Nantucket’s long winter? Join Game Masters Mike Alvarez and Skyler Lendway as their share their first-hand knowledge on running adventures around the table with fellow islanders. Meet up with tabletop gamers and form new adventuring parties with your friends, family, and neighbors.

All ages welcome. Children under 16 must be accompanied by and adult.

Mar
31
Tue
2020
**CANCELLED** Have Dice – Will Adventure: Game Night at the Atheneum @ Nantucket Atheneum
Mar 31 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Have Dice – Will Adventure is a clarion call to the island’s gaming community. Do you enjoy games like Dungeons & Dragons, Pandemic, or Ticket to Ride? Looking to meet new people to game with during Nantucket’s long winter? Join Game Masters Mike Alvarez and Skyler Lendway as their share their first-hand knowledge on running adventures around the table with fellow islanders. Meet up with tabletop gamers and form new adventuring parties with your friends, family, and neighbors.

All ages welcome. Children under 16 must be accompanied by and adult.

May
6
Wed
2020
Online Writer’s Group @ Online
May 6 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Online Writer's Group @ Online
This is a fun, relaxed session where we tackle 3 or 4 writing prompts. Facilitator Amy Jenness will offer the group a series prompts in a variety of genres and participants have 15 minutes to write. There will be optional sharing for anyone that wants to read their piece.
The writing prompts will be display large on the screen as we go.
Registration is required. Please leave your email in the sign up. We will email you login instructions 30 minutes before the session begins.
May
27
Wed
2020
Online Writer’s Group @ Online
May 27 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Online Writer's Group @ Online
This is a fun, relaxed session where we tackle 3 or 4 writing prompts. Facilitator Amy Jenness will offer the group a series prompts in a variety of genres and participants have 15 minutes to write. There will be optional sharing for anyone that wants to read their piece.
The writing prompts will be display large on the screen as we go.
Registration is required. Please leave your email in the sign up. We will email you login instructions 30 minutes before the session begins.