Events

Aug 27 @ 9:00 pm – 10:30 pm Loines Observatory
Join Maria Mitchell Association 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 the Loines Observatory, 59 Milk … Continue reading "Open Night at Loines Observatory"
Aug 29 @ 9:00 pm – 10:30 pm Loines Observatory
Join Maria Mitchell Association 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 the Loines Observatory, 59 Milk … Continue reading "Open Night at Loines Observatory"
Oct 15 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Loines Observatory
Join Maria Mitchell Association 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 the Loines Observatory, 59 Milk … Continue reading "Open Night at Loines Observatory"
Oct 16 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Loines Observatory
Join Maria Mitchell Association 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 the Loines Observatory, 59 Milk … Continue reading "Open Night at Loines Observatory"
Oct 24 @ 8:30 am Childrens Beach
Egan Maritime’s eighth grade Cyrus Peirce Middle School (CPS) Oceanography and Maritime Studies students will start their day at Children’s Beach to race cardboard boats they have designed and built.
Nov 4 @ 10:00 am Nantucket VFW Post 8608, New South Road
Race to benefit the Harvey Foundation, started in honor of Robin Harvey. Starts at the Nantucket VFW Post 8608, New South Road.
Nov 13 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Loines Observatory
Join Maria Mitchell Association 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 the Loines Observatory, 59 Milk … Continue reading "Open Night at Loines Observatory"
Nov 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Loines Observatory
Join Maria Mitchell Association 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 the Loines Observatory, 59 Milk … Continue reading "Open Night at Loines Observatory"
Dec 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Loines Observatory
Join Maria Mitchell Association 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 the Loines Observatory, 59 Milk … Continue reading "Open Night at Loines Observatory"
Dec 13 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Loines Observatory
Join Maria Mitchell Association 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 the Loines Observatory, 59 Milk … Continue reading "Open Night at Loines Observatory"
Mar 16 @ 10:30 am Cisco Brewers
A fun, family oriented annual event that also raises monies for the Nantucket Safe Harbor for Animals. Little Leprechaun Leaps start at 10:30am for children 18 months to 10 years of age and are FREE … Continue reading "Nantucket Shamrock Run"
Apr 10 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Join our Minecraft club! Our club is different in that we use the Minecraft for Education game, which allows for all players to be in one world at the same time. The worlds we choose … Continue reading "Minecraft Club"
Apr 18 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
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 … Continue reading "Alz MeetUp"
Apr 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am Nantucket Atheneum
Nantucket Atheneum has a 3D printer. And we think a club is a great way to allow island teens to experience the power of 3D printing. We will meet twice a month to work on … Continue reading "3D Print Club for TEENS"
Apr 28 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am Codfish Park
This 5k road race begins and ends at Codfish Park in the historic village of ‘Sconset on Nantucket Island. The course winds through the village center, along Baxter Road and the ‘Sconset Bluff and finishes … Continue reading "2019 Nantucket Daffodil 5K"
May 8 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Join our Minecraft club! Our club is different in that we use the Minecraft for Education game, which allows for all players to be in one world at the same time. The worlds we choose … Continue reading "Minecraft Club"
Jun 20 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
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 … Continue reading "Alz MeetUp"
Jun 29 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am Nantucket Atheneum
Nantucket Atheneum has a 3D printer. And we think a club is a great way to allow island teens to experience the power of 3D printing. We will meet twice a month to work on … Continue reading "3D Print Club for TEENS"
Jul 2 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Join our Minecraft club! Our club is different in that we use the Minecraft for Education game, which allows for all players to be in one world at the same time. The worlds we choose … Continue reading "Minecraft Club"
Jul 9 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Join our Minecraft club! Our club is different in that we use the Minecraft for Education game, which allows for all players to be in one world at the same time. The worlds we choose … Continue reading "Minecraft Club"
Jul 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm 33 Washington Street Facility
The Dark Side of the Universe Most of the Universe is composed of dark ingredients that can’t be seen directly by telescopes. This talk will describe how “Gravitational lensing”, the bending of light rays by … Continue reading "Science Speaker Series- Dr. Lindsay King"
Jul 15 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Unitarian Church
Apollo 11: Quest to the Moon Join us for a tour of the Apollo 11 photographs gleaned fro the files of the Air and Space Museum.
Jul 16 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Join our Minecraft club! Our club is different in that we use the Minecraft for Education game, which allows for all players to be in one world at the same time. The worlds we choose … Continue reading "Minecraft Club"
Jul 17 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm 33 Washington Street Facility
Building Climate Change Resilience on Nantucket and Across the Commonwealth This talk will cover how the climate is expected to change over the rest of the century, both on the Cape and Islands and across … Continue reading "Science Speaker Series- Katie Theoharides"
Jul 20 @ 6:00 am – 10:00 am
Join 1,000 athletes on Saturday, July 20 for a 1/3 mile swim at Jetties Beach, 14 mile bike to Madaket and back, and a 3.5 mile run. The event includes a post-race party at Cisco … Continue reading "Nantucket Triathlon"
Jul 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am Nantucket Atheneum
Nantucket Atheneum has a 3D printer. And we think a club is a great way to allow island teens to experience the power of 3D printing. We will meet twice a month to work on … Continue reading "3D Print Club for TEENS"
Jul 23 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Join our Minecraft club! Our club is different in that we use the Minecraft for Education game, which allows for all players to be in one world at the same time. The worlds we choose … Continue reading "Minecraft Club"
Jul 27 @ 8:30 am
4.05k family walk/run. Runners and walkers of all levels are welcome. All proceeds benefit the ’Sconset Trust. Advance registration required: 508-257-4100.
Jul 30 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Join our Minecraft club! Our club is different in that we use the Minecraft for Education game, which allows for all players to be in one world at the same time. The worlds we choose … Continue reading "Minecraft Club"
Aug 6 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Join our Minecraft club! Our club is different in that we use the Minecraft for Education game, which allows for all players to be in one world at the same time. The worlds we choose … Continue reading "Minecraft Club"
Aug 13 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Join our Minecraft club! Our club is different in that we use the Minecraft for Education game, which allows for all players to be in one world at the same time. The worlds we choose … Continue reading "Minecraft Club"
Aug 17 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Help cheer on this intrepid group of 12 swimmers swimming 4 miles to raise money for Swim Across America Nantucket. Each has raised at least $4,000 for cancer treatment and care on Nantucket. If you … Continue reading "Swim Across America Nantucket 4 Mile Swim"
Aug 17 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm Nantucket Boat Basin
One-Of-A-Kind experience! tour classic and modern yachts. Meet the owners in a relaxed, fun atmosphere. Sponsored by Brooklin Boat Yard. Race Week | Nantucket, MA
Sep 29 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Bartlett's Farm
The 2nd annual Nantucket Island 5K Run for Recovery (& 2 mile Walk) will take place at Bartlett’s Farm on Sunday, September 29th, 2019 at 9:00 am. Last year’s run was a big success! We … Continue reading "2nd Annual Nantucket Island 5K Run For Recovery"
Nov 4 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Loines Observatory
Join Maria Mitchell Association 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 the Loines Observatory, 59 Milk … Continue reading "Open Night at Loines Observatory"
Nov 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Loines Observatory
Join Maria Mitchell Association 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 the Loines Observatory, 59 Milk … Continue reading "Open Night at Loines Observatory"
Jan 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am Nantucket Atheneum
Nantucket Atheneum has a 3D printer. And we think a club is a great way to allow island teens to experience the power of 3D printing. We will meet twice a month to work on … Continue reading "3D Print Club for TEENS"
Mar 14 @ 10:30 am Cisco Brewers
The March 14 Shamrock Run 5K road race has been postponed to an undetermined date later this spring.   A fun, family oriented annual event that also raises monies for the Nantucket Safe Harbor for … Continue reading "**Postponed** Nantucket Shamrock Run"
May 1 – May 3 all-day Online
The Nantucket Triathlon Club and Monument Running Group are hosting a virtual “Nantucket Solo Run for Hope”with three different run distances 5k, 10k, and Half Marathon, plus a 5k walk. You can run this race … Continue reading "Nantucket Solo Run for Hope"
Jul 10 @ 12:00 pm Online/virtual
We’re going Virtual! Join us for a VIRTUAL Race For Open Space July 10, 2020 – July 12, 2020 Anywhere in the world 2 mile walk / 5K race / 10K race Race must be … Continue reading "Virtual Race for Open Space"
Jul 11 @ 12:00 pm Online/virtual
We’re going Virtual! Join us for a VIRTUAL Race For Open Space July 10, 2020 – July 12, 2020 Anywhere in the world 2 mile walk / 5K race / 10K race Race must be … Continue reading "Virtual Race for Open Space"
Jul 12 @ 12:00 pm Online/virtual
We’re going Virtual! Join us for a VIRTUAL Race For Open Space July 10, 2020 – July 12, 2020 Anywhere in the world 2 mile walk / 5K race / 10K race Race must be … Continue reading "Virtual Race for Open Space"
Jul 30 @ 9:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Join Kim Botelho, Director of Education for an evening hike under the stars. During the walk, you will participate in a color vision activity, learn how our eyes adjust to darkness, listen for nocturnal animals, take a solo … Continue reading "Stars & Senses Night Hike"
Aug 6 @ 9:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Join Kim Botelho, Director of Education for an evening hike under the stars. During the walk, you will participate in a color vision activity, learn how our eyes adjust to darkness, listen for nocturnal animals, take a solo … Continue reading "Stars & Senses Night Hike"
Aug 13 @ 9:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Join Kim Botelho, Director of Education for an evening hike under the stars. During the walk, you will participate in a color vision activity, learn how our eyes adjust to darkness, listen for nocturnal animals, take a solo … Continue reading "Stars & Senses Night Hike"
Aug 15 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Now, more than ever, the autism community needs your support. We are deeply saddened to announce that we will not be able to host a physical Walk on Island this summer or celebrate in person … Continue reading "2020 Nantucket Autism Speaks Walk"
Aug 16 @ 10:45 am
The 48th year for this magnificent wooden hull boat race in Nantucket Sound. Organized by Nantucket Community Sailing. All events are subject to state and local guidelines, including the wearing of face coverings and social … Continue reading "Annual Opera House Cup Regatta"
Aug 20 @ 9:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Join Kim Botelho, Director of Education for an evening hike under the stars. During the walk, you will participate in a color vision activity, learn how our eyes adjust to darkness, listen for nocturnal animals, take a solo … Continue reading "Stars & Senses Night Hike"
Aug 27 @ 9:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Join Kim Botelho, Director of Education for an evening hike under the stars. During the walk, you will participate in a color vision activity, learn how our eyes adjust to darkness, listen for nocturnal animals, take a solo … Continue reading "Stars & Senses Night Hike"
Sep 3 @ 9:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Join Kim Botelho, Director of Education for an evening hike under the stars. During the walk, you will participate in a color vision activity, learn how our eyes adjust to darkness, listen for nocturnal animals, take a solo … Continue reading "Stars & Senses Night Hike"