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8:00 am Smith’s Point Hike
Smith’s Point Hike
Jun 12 @ 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"
9:30 am Carnivorous Critters @ Natural Science Museum
Carnivorous Critters @ Natural Science Museum
Jun 12 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Carnivorous Critters @ Natural Science Museum
Before the museum opens to the public, join us for the unique experience of seeing the museum animals eat. See turtles, frogs, fish, snakes, and more! This program is popular, so pre-registration is required. Sign … Continue reading "Carnivorous Critters"
10:00 am Orchid Terrarium Making Workshop @ Nantucket Culinary
Orchid Terrarium Making Workshop @ Nantucket Culinary
Jun 12 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Join us for a special collaboration with Meg duPont of Rockfarm Gardens! Learn how to make a beautiful Orchid Terrarium. All you need is a large, glass vessel and some creativity! There will be a … Continue reading "Orchid Terrarium Making Workshop"
10:00 am Plein Air Paint Out, Brant Point @ AAN's Visual Arts Center
Plein Air Paint Out, Brant Point @ AAN's Visual Arts Center
Jun 12 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Plein Air Paint Out, Brant Point @ AAN's Visual Arts Center
Outdoor painting festival with new wet works hung for sale each day at the AAN Gallery. Quick Paint June 14, 1-3:30 along Washington Street beach. Frank Swift Chase Awards at the June 16 closing reception, … Continue reading "Plein Air Paint Out, Brant Point"
10:00 am Sail Aboard the Endeavor @ Straight Wharf
Sail Aboard the Endeavor @ Straight Wharf
Jun 12 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Sail Aboard the Endeavor, Departure times: 10 AM, 1 PM, and 4 PM, plus a Sunset sail. 90 Minute Sail Capt. James Genthner will acquaint you with Nantucket’s maritime history & waterfront sights.  Call for … Continue reading "Sail Aboard the Endeavor"
10:30 am Downtown Walking Tour with Nantucket Historical Association @ Nantucket Whaling Museum
Downtown Walking Tour with Nantucket Historical Association @ Nantucket Whaling Museum
Jun 12 @ 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"
11:15 am Ice Cream Cruise with Shearwater Excursions
Ice Cream Cruise with Shearwater Excursions
Jun 12 @ 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
Jun 12 @ 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 Public Skate @ Nantucket Ice
Public Skate @ Nantucket Ice
Jun 12 @ 12:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Public Skate @ Nantucket Ice
Public Skate
1:30 pm Downtown Walking Tour with Nantucket Historical Association @ Nantucket Whaling Museum
Downtown Walking Tour with Nantucket Historical Association @ Nantucket Whaling Museum
Jun 12 @ 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 Lost Farm Sanctuary Hike
Lost Farm Sanctuary Hike
Jun 12 @ 2:00 pm
Lost Farm Sanctuary Hike
Duration 2 Hours About Sitting on 90 acres at the north end of Hummock Pond on its east side, like Gardner Farm immediately south, Lost Farm’s former vegetable fields have given way to shrubs and … Continue reading "Lost Farm Sanctuary Hike"
2:00 pm Movie: The Tomorrow Man @ The Dreamland
Movie: The Tomorrow Man @ The Dreamland
Jun 12 @ 2:00 pm
Movie: The Tomorrow Man @ The Dreamland
Ed Hemsler spends his life preparing for a disaster that may never come. Ronnie Meisner spends her life shopping for things she may never use. In a small town somewhere in America, these two people … Continue reading "Movie: The Tomorrow Man"
3:00 pm Makerspace for Kids: Jungle Snakes @ Nantucket Atheneum
Makerspace for Kids: Jungle Snakes @ Nantucket Atheneum
Jun 12 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Make your own jungle snake! We will be painting snakes using forks, bubble wrap, and other materials to make new kinds of marks and create a jungle scene for it to live in out of … Continue reading "Makerspace for Kids: Jungle Snakes"
3:00 pm Movie: Godzilla: King of Monsters @ The Dreamland
Movie: Godzilla: King of Monsters @ The Dreamland
Jun 12 @ 3:00 pm
The new story follows the heroic efforts of the crypto-zoological agency Monarch as its members face off against a battery of god-sized monsters, including the mighty Godzilla, who collides with Mothra, Rodan, and his ultimate … Continue reading "Movie: Godzilla: King of Monsters"
3:00 pm Paul Nelson Band @ Cisco Brewers
Paul Nelson Band @ Cisco Brewers
Jun 12 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Paul Nelson Band @ Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
4:00 pm Orchid Terrarium Making Workshop @ Nantucket Culinary
Orchid Terrarium Making Workshop @ Nantucket Culinary
Jun 12 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Join us for a special collaboration with Meg duPont of Rockfarm Gardens! Learn how to make a beautiful Orchid Terrarium. All you need is a large, glass vessel and some creativity! There will be a … Continue reading "Orchid Terrarium Making Workshop"
5:00 pm Movie: The Secret Life of Pets 2 @ The Dreamland
Movie: The Secret Life of Pets 2 @ The Dreamland
Jun 12 @ 5:00 pm
THE SECRET LIFE OF PETS 2 will follow summer 2016’s blockbuster about the lives our pets lead after we leave for work or school each day. Illumination founder and CEO Chris Meledandri and his longtime … Continue reading "Movie: The Secret Life of Pets 2"
5:00 pm Sunset Cruise with Shearwater Excursions
Sunset Cruise with Shearwater Excursions
Jun 12 @ 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 Cocktail Cruise aboard the Shearwater
Cocktail Cruise aboard the Shearwater
Jun 12 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Cocktail Cruise aboard the Shearwater
Enjoy breathtaking Nantucket Harbor views and signature cocktails with family and friends. 21 years or older. Call 508-228-7037.
5:30 pm The Writer’s ToolBox: A Tense Exchange – Experimenting with Past, Present & Future Verb Tenses @ Nantucket Atheneum
The Writer’s ToolBox: A Tense Exchange – Experimenting with Past, Present & Future Verb Tenses @ Nantucket Atheneum
Jun 12 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
The Writer’s ToolBox is a fun, stress-free way to work on your writing in a supportive atmosphere. Each session will focus on an aspect of writing and writers of all genres and levels are welcome. … Continue reading "The Writer’s ToolBox: A Tense Exchange – Experimenting with Past, Present & Future Verb Tenses"
6:00 pm Adult Learn to Skate @ Nantucket Ice
Adult Learn to Skate @ Nantucket Ice
Jun 12 @ 6:00 pm – 6:50 pm
Adult Learn to Skate @ Nantucket Ice
Adult Learn to Skate Registration required, drop-ins welcome
6:00 pm Class: Peter Panchy, Immigration: It’s History in the US & the Issues it Raises Today @ Nantucket Atheneum
6:00 pm Movie: Godzilla: King of Monsters @ The Dreamland
Movie: Godzilla: King of Monsters @ The Dreamland
Jun 12 @ 6:00 pm
The new story follows the heroic efforts of the crypto-zoological agency Monarch as its members face off against a battery of god-sized monsters, including the mighty Godzilla, who collides with Mothra, Rodan, and his ultimate … Continue reading "Movie: Godzilla: King of Monsters"
6:00 pm Sunset Sail Aboard the Endeavor @ Straight Wharf
Sunset Sail Aboard the Endeavor @ Straight Wharf
Jun 12 @ 6:00 pm
Watch the sun set from the water during this evening sail. Time might vary with sunset: 508-228-5585 for exact departure time and tickets. Endeavorsailing.com , Slip #1015, Straight Wharf
6:30 pm Film for Thought: Non-Fiction @ The Dreamland
Film for Thought: Non-Fiction @ The Dreamland
Jun 12 @ 6:30 pm
Juliette Binoche and Guillame Canet reunite with acclaimed director Olivier Assayas for this wry, slyly seductive tale of sex, lies, and literature. Set amidst the bohemian intelligentsia of the Parisian publishing world, Non-Fiction traces the … Continue reading "Film for Thought: Non-Fiction"
7:00 pm Friday Night Lights: Legends of Comedy @ The Dreamland
Friday Night Lights: Legends of Comedy @ The Dreamland
Jun 12 @ 7:00 pm
Only the best and brightest comedians excel in the long run in this business. Our Friday Night Lights show features veteran comics who truly deserve to be called legends, having honed their skills for decades … Continue reading "Friday Night Lights: Legends of Comedy"
7:00 pm Shawkemo Hills Sunset Hike
Shawkemo Hills Sunset Hike
Jun 12 @ 7:00 pm
Shawkemo Hills Sunset Hike
Duration 2 Hours About After hiking through kettle and kame terrain in the moors learning about frost bottoms and when to pick beach plums with Nantucket Walkabout Guide Peter Brace, soak up the best view … Continue reading "Shawkemo Hills Sunset Hike"
7:30 pm Movie: X-Men: Dark Phoenix @ The Dreamland
Movie: X-Men: Dark Phoenix @ The Dreamland
Jun 12 @ 7:30 pm
In DARK PHOENIX, the X-MEN face their most formidable and powerful foe: one of their own, Jean Grey. During a rescue mission in space, Jean is nearly killed when she is hit by a mysterious … Continue reading "Movie: X-Men: Dark Phoenix"
9:00 pm Movie: Rocketman @ The Dreamland
Movie: Rocketman @ The Dreamland
Jun 12 @ 9:00 pm
ROCKETMAN is an epic musical fantasy about the incredible human story of Elton John’s breakthrough years. The film follows the fantastical journey of transformation from shy piano prodigy Reginald Dwight into international superstar Elton John. … Continue reading "Movie: Rocketman"
9:00 pm Open Nights at Loines Observatory @ Loines Observatory
Open Nights at Loines Observatory @ Loines Observatory
Jun 12 @ 9:00 pm – 10:30 pm
Open Nights at Loines Observatory @ Loines Observatory
Join our professional astronomers for an impressive tour of the starry sky and for telescopic viewing of the Moon, planets, nebulae, galaxies, and more. Programs take place at 59 Milk Street Extension and are weather … Continue reading "Open Nights at Loines Observatory"