Events

Sep 29 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
This week’s Story & Craft Grab & Go Bag Project is Craft Stick Alligators! Listen to the story Snappsy the Alligator by Julie Falatko online at https://www.storylineonline.net/books/snappsy-the-alligator/ (or by clicking on the blue ‘i’) and … Continue reading "Story & Craft Grab & Go: Craft Stick Alligators"
Sep 30 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
This week’s free Art Grab & Go project is a 3-D Carousel Horse you can assemble and decorate! You will need white glue, scissors, and your coloring supplies of choice. Suggested for ages 7+. Younger … Continue reading "Art Grab & Go Bag: 3-D Carousel Horse"
Oct 1 @ 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 2 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
This week’s free Paper Craft Grab & Go project is an origami owl finger puppet! Fold your owl out of paper and doodle patterns to decorate. Each owl only takes one piece of paper, so … Continue reading "Paper Craft Grab & Go Bag: Origami Doodle Owls"
Oct 8 @ 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 9 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
This week’s free Paper Craft Grab & Go project is a chameleon with a tongue that moves! You will need, scissors, glue, a pencil, and a black marker or pen. Suggested for ages 7+. Younger … Continue reading "Paper Craft Grab & Go Bag: Chameleon"
Oct 15 @ 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 21 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
This week’s free Art Grab & Go project is a bat puppet you can make from a couple paper plates and some coffee stirrers! You will need white glue, scissors, and markers or paint. Suggested … Continue reading "Art Grab & Go Bag: Paper Plate Bat Puppet"
Oct 22 @ 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 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 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 26 @ 10:00 am AAN's Visual Arts Center
Artists Association of Nantucket is giving out FREE Halloween goodie bags available for pickup at their Visual Arts Center at 24 Amelia Drive! From Monday, October 26 through Friday, October 30, AAN will be celebrating … Continue reading "Halloween Goodie Bags at Visual Arts Center"
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 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 AAN's Visual Arts Center
Artists Association of Nantucket is giving out FREE Halloween goodie bags available for pickup at their Visual Arts Center at 24 Amelia Drive! From Monday, October 26 through Friday, October 30, AAN will be celebrating … Continue reading "Halloween Goodie Bags at Visual Arts Center"
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 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 AAN's Visual Arts Center
Artists Association of Nantucket is giving out FREE Halloween goodie bags available for pickup at their Visual Arts Center at 24 Amelia Drive! From Monday, October 26 through Friday, October 30, AAN will be celebrating … Continue reading "Halloween Goodie Bags at Visual Arts Center"
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 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 AAN's Visual Arts Center
Artists Association of Nantucket is giving out FREE Halloween goodie bags available for pickup at their Visual Arts Center at 24 Amelia Drive! From Monday, October 26 through Friday, October 30, AAN will be celebrating … Continue reading "Halloween Goodie Bags at Visual Arts Center"
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 @ 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 @ 10:00 am AAN's Visual Arts Center
Artists Association of Nantucket is giving out FREE Halloween goodie bags available for pickup at their Visual Arts Center at 24 Amelia Drive! From Monday, October 26 through Friday, October 30, AAN will be celebrating … Continue reading "Halloween Goodie Bags at Visual Arts Center"
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"
Nov 2 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Stop by the Weezie porch and pick up this weeks STEM project — a gravity spinner! Children will have fun playing with the force of gravity. Created for children 3+, but younger scientists will need … Continue reading "STEM Grab & Go Bag: Gravity Spinner"
Nov 3 @ 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"
Nov 4 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Online
FREE for NHS students! Filmmaker Jay Craven is back with his popular ten-minute play writing workshop. Write your own ten-minute play for performance by professional actors from the White Heron Theatre. The workshop includes two … Continue reading "Nantucket Young Playwrights with Jay Craven"
Nov 4 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
This week’s free Art Grab & Go project is a scarecrow made from a recycled paper roll! You will need scissors, white glue, and a black marker. Suggested for ages 7+. Younger crafters may need … Continue reading "Art Grab & Go Bag: Paper Roll Scarecrow"
Nov 4 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Come to the Atheneum lobby to pick up your Teen Take-and-Make kit! You know that oil and water don’t mix, but see what happens when you add some food coloring and glitter to the mix! … Continue reading "Teen Take-and-Make Kits -mini lava lamps, or calming bottles"
Nov 5 all-day Online, Zoom
Join us for an hour of fun! Weekly trivia, current events quiz, and games for teens, using Zoom and Kahoot. Test your knowledge with all things trivia! Multiple choice and true/ false questions. Open to … Continue reading "Teen Trivia and Games"
Nov 5 @ 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
Nov 10 @ 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"
Nov 10 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
This week’s Story & Craft Grab & Go Bag project is a Tear Wreath Craft! Listen to the story ‘Thankful’ by Eileen Spinelli online at : https://youtu.be/zXLhjE9J-EU and make this beautiful autumn wreath! Suggested for … Continue reading "Story & Craft Grab &Go Bag: Tear Wreath Craft"
Nov 11 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Online
FREE for NHS students! Filmmaker Jay Craven is back with his popular ten-minute play writing workshop. Write your own ten-minute play for performance by professional actors from the White Heron Theatre. The workshop includes two … Continue reading "Nantucket Young Playwrights with Jay Craven"
Nov 12 all-day Online, Zoom
Join us for an hour of fun! Weekly trivia, current events quiz, and games for teens, using Zoom and Kahoot. Test your knowledge with all things trivia! Multiple choice and true/ false questions. Open to … Continue reading "Teen Trivia and Games"
Nov 12 @ 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
Nov 12 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
This week’s free Art Grab & Go project is a dragon made from a paper plate! You will need scissors, white glue, a stapler, and paint or markers. Suggested for ages 7+, younger crafters may … Continue reading "Art Grab & Go Bag: Paper Plate Dragons"
Nov 14 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Online
FREE for NHS students! Filmmaker Jay Craven is back with his popular ten-minute play writing workshop. Write your own ten-minute play for performance by professional actors from the White Heron Theatre. The workshop includes two … Continue reading "Nantucket Young Playwrights with Jay Craven"
Nov 16 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Stop by the Weezie porch and pick up this week’s STEM Grab & Go project – Penny Spinners! Have fun creating your own optical illusions with this fun DIY spinner toy. All supplies and instructions … Continue reading "STEM Grab & Go Bags: Penny Spinner"
Nov 17 @ 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"
Nov 18 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Come to the Atheneum lobby to pick up your Teen Take-and-Make kit! In collaboration with A Safe Place, if you are a survivor, friend, or ally of someone affected by domestic violence, A Safe Place … Continue reading "Teen Take-and-Make Kits -Take the Mask off Domestic Violence!"
Nov 19 all-day Online, Zoom
Join us for an hour of fun! Weekly trivia, current events quiz, and games for teens, using Zoom and Kahoot. Test your knowledge with all things trivia! Multiple choice and true/ false questions. Open to … Continue reading "Teen Trivia and Games"
Nov 19 @ 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
Nov 20 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
This week’s free Paper Craft Grab & Go project is a 3-D Lizard! You will need scissors, glue, and your coloring supplies of choice. Suggested for ages 7+. Younger crafters may need adult assistance. Pick … Continue reading "Paper Craft Grab & Go Bag: 3-D Lizard"
Nov 23 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
It’s the new sensation, everyone is playing it, or they will be once they pick up this week’s STEM bag. It’s time to get your game on. Test out your engineering skills by building this … Continue reading "STEM Grab & Go Bag: Catapult Football"
Nov 24 @ 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"
Nov 24 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
This week’s Story & Craft Grab & Go Bag project is a Turkey! Listen to the story ‘Turkey Trouble’ by Wendi Silvano on line at: https://storylineonline.net/books?p=2533 and make this turkey! Suggested for ages 4-7. Younger … Continue reading "Story & Craft Grab & Go Bag: Turkey Craft"
Nov 25 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Come to the Atheneum lobby to pick up your Teen Take-and-Make kit! Owls are known for their quiet wisdom and patience. With a cork, a little felt and glue, make some cute owls to hang … Continue reading "Teen Take-and-Make Kits -Wise Owls"
Nov 26 @ 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