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8:00 am Smith’s Point Hike
Smith’s Point Hike
Oct 9 @ 8:00 am
Smith's Point Hike
Duration 3 Hours About Smith’s Point, Nantucket’s westernmost sand extremity is a great hike to see gray seals during the winter, see nesting piping plovers, least terns and American oystercatchers during the summer and catch … Continue reading "Smith’s Point Hike"
8:30 am Historic Mansions of Main Street and America’s Oldest Windmill
Historic Mansions of Main Street and America’s Oldest Windmill
Oct 9 @ 8:30 am
A 2 Mile, 45 min. nonstop exercise walk with historic commentary down beatutiful streets & lanes most visitors never find. $15 cash only. Meet at Federal & India Street by atheneum fence 10 min early. … Continue reading "Historic Mansions of Main Street and America’s Oldest Windmill"
10:30 am Downtown Walking Tour with Nantucket Historical Association @ Nantucket Whaling Museum
Downtown Walking Tour with Nantucket Historical Association @ Nantucket Whaling Museum
Oct 9 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Downtown Walking Tour with Nantucket Historical Association @ Nantucket Whaling Museum
This tour tells about the events in Nantucket’s history that have made the island what it is today. The tour has 5 stops ending at the NHA’s Quaker Meeting House. Learn about the rise & … Continue reading "Downtown Walking Tour with Nantucket Historical Association"
10:30 am Notorious Nantucket Walking Tour (for ages 13+)
Notorious Nantucket Walking Tour (for ages 13+)
Oct 9 @ 10:30 am
Hear the history of Old Nantucket they dare not tell you anywhere else on this 2/3 mi, 80 min walking tour for ages 13+
11:00 am Easy Street Cantina All-You-Can-Eat Buffet @ Easy Street Cantina
Easy Street Cantina All-You-Can-Eat Buffet @ Easy Street Cantina
Oct 9 @ 11:00 am – 2:30 pm
Easy Street Cantina All-You-Can-Eat Buffet @ Easy Street Cantina
Featuring burger & chicken bar plus salad bar, and an assortment of pizza, nachos, fried rice, grilled veggies, wings, onion rings, and more. $13.95. Salad Bar alone: $9.95 Corner of Easy Street & Broad.
11:15 am Ice Cream Cruise with Shearwater Excursions
Ice Cream Cruise with Shearwater Excursions
Oct 9 @ 11:15 am – 5:00 pm
Ice Cream Cruise with Shearwater Excursions
Departure times: 11:15 AM, 1:00 PM, 2:15 PM, 4:00 PM / 1 Hour Trip Relax and enjoy some complimentary ice cream on this narrated tour of Nantucket Harbor. Call 508-228-7037
11:15 am Whaling History Tour with Shearwater Excursions @ Straight Wharf, Slip #1011
Whaling History Tour with Shearwater Excursions @ Straight Wharf, Slip #1011
Oct 9 @ 11:15 am – 12:15 pm
Whaling History Tour with Shearwater Excursions @ Straight Wharf, Slip #1011
See the remaining historic landmarks form the Whaling Era while you sip your morning coffee or tea. Call 508-228-7037.
12:00 pm Free NAC Petite Concert @ Methodist Church
Free NAC Petite Concert @ Methodist Church
Oct 9 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Free NAC Petite Concert @ Methodist Church
Jennifer Maxwell will play piano
12:00 pm Rotary Speaker: David Martin @ Fairgrounds Restaurant
Rotary Speaker: David Martin @ Fairgrounds Restaurant
Oct 9 @ 12:00 pm
Rotary Speaker: David Martin @ Fairgrounds Restaurant
President of the Chamber of Commerce
1:30 pm Downtown Walking Tour with Nantucket Historical Association @ Nantucket Whaling Museum
Downtown Walking Tour with Nantucket Historical Association @ Nantucket Whaling Museum
Oct 9 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Downtown Walking Tour with Nantucket Historical Association @ Nantucket Whaling Museum
This tour tells about the events in Nantucket’s history that have made the island what it is today. The tour has 5 stops ending at the NHA’s Quaker Meeting House. Learn about the rise & … Continue reading "Downtown Walking Tour with Nantucket Historical Association"
2:00 pm Shawkemo Hills Hike
Shawkemo Hills Hike
Oct 9 @ 2:00 pm
Shawkemo Hills Hike
Duration 2 Hours About 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, … Continue reading "Shawkemo Hills Hike"
3:00 pm Cisco Brewers – Public Tour @ Cisco Brewers
Cisco Brewers – Public Tour @ Cisco Brewers
Oct 9 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Cisco Brewers - Public Tour @ Cisco Brewers
Tours are $20 per person. Sign up for public tours start 45 mins before start times (2:15pm for the 3pm tour) We do not take reservations for public tours. Public tours are on a first … Continue reading "Cisco Brewers – Public Tour"
4:00 pm Free NAC Petite Concert @ Methodist Church
Free NAC Petite Concert @ Methodist Church
Oct 9 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Free NAC Petite Concert @ Methodist Church
Mollie Glazer will play piano in the Nantucket United Methodist Church
4:30 pm Polpis Harbor Sunset Hike
Polpis Harbor Sunset Hike
Oct 9 @ 4:30 pm
Polpis Harbor Sunset Hike
Duration 2 Hours About With the backdrop of the sun setting over Nantucket Harbor and Coatue, learn from Nantucket Walkabout Guide Peter Brace how geological forces formed Nantucket and Polpis Harbors, discover the salt marsh … Continue reading "Polpis Harbor Sunset Hike"
5:00 pm Sunset Cruise with Shearwater Excursions
Sunset Cruise with Shearwater Excursions
Oct 9 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Sunset Cruise with Shearwater Excursions
Time varies with the setting sun, so call ahead. Copy: Bring along your favorite beverages and enjoy some of the finest sunsets around on this relaxing cruise. Call 508-228-7037.
5:30 pm Public Speaking and Presentation Skills @ Nantucket Atheneum
Public Speaking and Presentation Skills @ Nantucket Atheneum
Oct 9 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
This 5-week introductory course to public speaking is perfect for anyone, who wants to feel more comfortable speaking in front of people. It will help you overcome fear, learn basic skills, and practice in a … Continue reading "Public Speaking and Presentation Skills"
6:00 pm Creative ReUse Pop Up Swap @ Nantucket Atheneum
Creative ReUse Pop Up Swap @ Nantucket Atheneum
Oct 9 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Join local creatives Allison and Emma for a free craft supply pop-up ‘shop” focusing on upcycled materials. We will have all kinds of found and donated crafting materials available in a take-what-you-need ‘shopping” experience. Free … Continue reading "Creative ReUse Pop Up Swap"
6:30 pm Film for Thought: Hey, Boo: Harper Lee & To Kill A Mockingbird @ The Dreamland
Film for Thought: Hey, Boo: Harper Lee & To Kill A Mockingbird @ The Dreamland
Oct 9 @ 6:30 pm
Fifty years after winning the Pulitzer Prize, To Kill a Mockingbird remains a beloved bestseller and quite possibly the most influential American novel of the 20th Century. Nearly one million copies are sold each year … Continue reading "Film for Thought: Hey, Boo: Harper Lee & To Kill A Mockingbird"
6:30 pm Knitting and Crocheting Circle @ Nantucket Atheneum
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 … Continue reading "Knitting and Crocheting Circle"
6:30 pm Knitting and Crocheting Circle @ Nantucket Atheneum
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 … Continue reading "Knitting and Crocheting Circle"
7:00 pm Dreamland Stage Company Presents The Giver @ The Dreamland
Dreamland Stage Company Presents The Giver @ The Dreamland
Oct 9 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Jonas’ world is perfect. Everything is under control and safe. There is no war or fear or pain. There are also no choices. Every person is assigned a role in the community. But when Jonas … Continue reading "Dreamland Stage Company Presents The Giver"
7:00 pm Lecture: Danielle O’Dell, ‘Bats on Nantucket’ @ Nantucket Atheneum
Lecture: Danielle O’Dell, ‘Bats on Nantucket’ @ Nantucket Atheneum
Oct 9 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Populations of the endangered Northern long-eared bat have been decimated all across New England due to the devastating effects of White-nose Syndrome. On Nantucket, however, our bats seem to be healthy and stable. Join Danielle … Continue reading "Lecture: Danielle O’Dell, ‘Bats on Nantucket’"
8:30 pm The Original Nantucket Ghost Walk – Cemetery Route
The Original Nantucket Ghost Walk – Cemetery Route
Oct 9 @ 8:30 pm
A 1-1/3 mile, 90 min eerie strool featuring the Old North Burial Ground, Oldest House & Nantucket’s 2 most haunted hotels. Since 1998 led by the original guide. Cash Only. Meet at Main & Centre … Continue reading "The Original Nantucket Ghost Walk – Cemetery Route"