Events

Oct 14 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Nantucket Cottage Hospital
Nantucket Cottage Hospital is offering flu-shots.  Drive to the portico entrance, Lane 2, and you will be directed where to wait in your car.  No appointment necessary, but you do have to be registered with … Continue reading "Drive-Through Flu Shots"
Oct 14 @ 9:00 am
As we have had to cancel the Nantucket Cranberry Festival this year, we are pleased to offer instead a guided tour to celebrate and see the living history of Cranberry growing at the Milestone Cranberry … Continue reading "Nantucket Cranberry Harvest Tour"
Oct 14 @ 11:00 am – 2:30 pm Easy Street Cantina
Buffets all come with main entrée, salad bar, fresh veggies, chef’s rice, chicken wings, and more for just $14.95.  Eat-in or to-go. All served behind plexiglass and plated at customers instructions by our attendant. You point … Continue reading "All-You-Can-Eat Lunch Buffet: Steak Tips"
Oct 14 @ 11:00 am
Led by the 3-time runner-up in the Nantucket History Quiz Bowl, 1/2 mile, 80 min. Starts at 11am at Centre and Main in front of the brick bank building. Please arrive 10 min early No … Continue reading "Historic Downtown Walking Tour"
Oct 14 @ 1:00 pm
As we have had to cancel the Nantucket Cranberry Festival this year, we are pleased to offer instead a guided tour to celebrate and see the living history of Cranberry growing at the Milestone Cranberry … Continue reading "Nantucket Cranberry Harvest Tour"
Oct 14 @ 5:00 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
“Nantucket” chronicles the vibrancy of Nantucket’s history, from its Native American origins as a Wampanoag outpost, through the English settlement and early Quaker culture, to its international significance as the whaling capital of the world, and … Continue reading "NHA Members’ Evening: Viewing of the film “Nantucket”"
Oct 15 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Nantucket Cottage Hospital
Nantucket Cottage Hospital is offering flu-shots.  Drive to the portico entrance, Lane 2, and you will be directed where to wait in your car.  No appointment necessary, but you do have to be registered with … Continue reading "Drive-Through Flu Shots"
Oct 15 @ 9:00 am
As we have had to cancel the Nantucket Cranberry Festival this year, we are pleased to offer instead a guided tour to celebrate and see the living history of Cranberry growing at the Milestone Cranberry … Continue reading "Nantucket Cranberry Harvest Tour"
Oct 15 @ 11:00 am – 2:30 pm Easy Street Cantina
Buffets all come with main entrée, salad bar, fresh veggies, chef’s rice, chicken wings, and more for just $14.95.  Eat-in or to-go. All served behind plexiglass and plated at customers instructions by our attendant. You point … Continue reading "All-You-Can-Eat Lunch Buffet: Mexican Theme with Beef, Pork Chicken, Vegetarian Beans"
Oct 15 @ 11:00 am
Led by the 3-time runner-up in the Nantucket History Quiz Bowl, 1/2 mile, 80 min. Starts at 11am at Centre and Main in front of the brick bank building. Please arrive 10 min early No … Continue reading "Historic Downtown Walking Tour"
Oct 15 @ 1:00 pm
As we have had to cancel the Nantucket Cranberry Festival this year, we are pleased to offer instead a guided tour to celebrate and see the living history of Cranberry growing at the Milestone Cranberry … Continue reading "Nantucket Cranberry Harvest Tour"
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 15 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm Online
Danielle O’Dell, a Nantucket Conservation Foundation ecologist, has been studying the island’s bat population and offers an overview on what kind of bats live on Nantucket, how they are faring as well as a look … Continue reading "Online Presentation, Danille O’Dell, An Update on Nantucket Bats"
Oct 15 @ 8:00 pm
The most popular walking tour ever on Nantucket. A fascinating evening stroll to five of the island’s most haunted locations, led by the original guide. $20 for Adults; $15 for Seniors (65+) and Teens; $5 … Continue reading "Nantucket Ghost Walk – Cemetery Route"
Oct 16 @ 8:30 am
A 2 1/2 mi, 55 min, nonstop exercise walk with historic commentary past spectacular summer homes on Nantucket. Social distancing observed.
Oct 16 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Nantucket Cottage Hospital
Nantucket Cottage Hospital is offering flu-shots.  Drive to the portico entrance, Lane 2, and you will be directed where to wait in your car.  No appointment necessary, but you do have to be registered with … Continue reading "Drive-Through Flu Shots"
Oct 16 @ 11:00 am – 2:30 pm Easy Street Cantina
Buffets all come with main entrée, salad bar, fresh veggies, chef’s rice, chicken wings, and more for just $14.95.  Eat-in or to-go. All served behind plexiglass and plated at customers instructions by our attendant. You point … Continue reading "All-You-Can-Eat Lunch Buffet: Friday Fish Fry with Breaded Cod, Grilled Swordfish, Chowder"
Oct 16 @ 11:00 am
Led by the 3-time runner-up in the Nantucket History Quiz Bowl, 1/2 mile, 80 min. Starts at 11am at Centre and Main in front of the brick bank building. Please arrive 10 min early No … Continue reading "Historic Downtown Walking Tour"
Oct 16 @ 1:00 pm
As we have had to cancel the Nantucket Cranberry Festival this year, we are pleased to offer instead a guided tour to celebrate and see the living history of Cranberry growing at the Milestone Cranberry … Continue reading "Nantucket Cranberry Harvest Tour"
Oct 16 @ 8:00 pm Meet the guide at Centre & Main streets 10 minutes early.
The most popular walking tour ever on Nantucket. A fascinating evening stroll to five of the island’s most haunted locations, led by the original guide. $20 for Adults; $15 for Seniors (65+) and Teens; $5 … Continue reading "Nantucket Ghost Walk – Town Route"
Oct 17 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am The Handlebar Café
meet at the Rotary to take another shot at Milestone Road, Old South Road and, if we can summon the courage, Sparks Avenue and the businesses around it. The Clean Team is a group of … Continue reading "ACK Clean Team"
Oct 17 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am meet at Tom Nevers Old Navy Base/Playing Fields.
The Clean Team is a group of over four hundred Nantucketers which is dedicated to keep our Island’s beaches, dunes, roadsides and bike paths free of litter. Each “season” (from Daffodil Weekend until mid-October) every … Continue reading "ACK Clean Team"
Oct 17 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm Nantucket Cottage Hospital
Nantucket Cottage Hospital is offering flu-shots.  Drive to the portico entrance, Lane 2, and you will be directed where to wait in your car.  No appointment necessary, but you do have to be registered with … Continue reading "Drive-Through Flu Shots"
Oct 17 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 pm Easy Street Cantina
All day, a basket of 16 jumbo wings for $12.95; half basket for $8.95: buffalo, barbecue, teriyaki, or plain. Huge Bucket of Wings also available: approx. 40 wings for $39.95 At Easy Street Cantina, corner … Continue reading "Wing Day at Easy Street Cantina"
Oct 17 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm The Old Mill
More information to come.
Oct 17 @ 11:00 am
Led by the 3-time runner-up in the Nantucket History Quiz Bowl, 1/2 mile, 80 min. Starts at 11am at Centre and Main in front of the brick bank building. Please arrive 10 min early No … Continue reading "Historic Downtown Walking Tour"
Oct 17 @ 8:00 pm Meet the guide at Centre & Main streets 10 minutes early.
The most popular walking tour ever on Nantucket. A fascinating evening stroll to five of the island’s most haunted locations, led by the original guide. $20 for Adults; $15 for Seniors (65+) and Teens; $5 … Continue reading "Nantucket Ghost Walk – Town Route"
Oct 18 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm Rose & Crown
Guided painting at the Rose & Crown that includes a canvas, all paint materials, and a talented instructor.  Cost to join us is $20 per person AND, in addition, the purchase of food is necessary. … Continue reading "Bites & Brushes"
Oct 19 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Nantucket Cottage Hospital
Nantucket Cottage Hospital is offering flu-shots.  Drive to the portico entrance, Lane 2, and you will be directed where to wait in your car.  No appointment necessary, but you do have to be registered with … Continue reading "Drive-Through Flu Shots"
Oct 19 @ 11:00 am – 2:30 pm Easy Street Cantina
Buffets all come with main entrée, salad bar, fresh veggies, chef’s rice, chicken wings, and more for just $14.95.  Eat-in or to-go. All served behind plexiglass and plated at customers instructions by our attendant. You point … Continue reading "All-You-Can-Eat Lunch Buffet: Roasted Top Round"
Oct 20 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Nantucket Cottage Hospital
Nantucket Cottage Hospital is offering flu-shots.  Drive to the portico entrance, Lane 2, and you will be directed where to wait in your car.  No appointment necessary, but you do have to be registered with … Continue reading "Drive-Through Flu Shots"
Oct 20 @ 11:00 am – 2:30 pm Easy Street Cantina
Buffets all come with main entrée, salad bar, fresh veggies, chef’s rice, chicken wings, and more for just $14.95.  Eat-in or to-go. All served behind plexiglass and plated at customers instructions by our attendant. You point … Continue reading "All-You-Can-Eat Lunch Buffet: Jerk Chicken"
Oct 21 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Nantucket Cottage Hospital
Nantucket Cottage Hospital is offering flu-shots.  Drive to the portico entrance, Lane 2, and you will be directed where to wait in your car.  No appointment necessary, but you do have to be registered with … Continue reading "Drive-Through Flu Shots"
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 21 @ 11:00 am – 2:30 pm Easy Street Cantina
Buffets all come with main entrée, salad bar, fresh veggies, chef’s rice, chicken wings, and more for just $14.95.  Eat-in or to-go. All served behind plexiglass and plated at customers instructions by our attendant. You point … Continue reading "All-You-Can-Eat Lunch Buffet: Steak Tips"
Oct 21 @ 5:00 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
While sitting in Gosnell Hall, learn about the history of the whale skeleton hanging just above you. This film tells the story of what happened when the body of sperm whale washed ashore in the … Continue reading "NHA Members’ Evening: Viewing of the film “Bones of History”"
Oct 21 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Online, Zoom
Join Life Coach Janet Forest for this three-part workshop on finding and maintaining a healthy routine for the off-season. Janet will share strategies and methods for developing a sustainable schedule and new habits to get … Continue reading "Online Workshop: Finding Your Off Season Routine: Finding Purpose During Uncertainty"
Oct 22 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Nantucket Cottage Hospital
Nantucket Cottage Hospital is offering flu-shots.  Drive to the portico entrance, Lane 2, and you will be directed where to wait in your car.  No appointment necessary, but you do have to be registered with … Continue reading "Drive-Through Flu Shots"
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 @ 11:00 am – 2:30 pm Easy Street Cantina
Buffets all come with main entrée, salad bar, fresh veggies, chef’s rice, chicken wings, and more for just $14.95.  Eat-in or to-go. All served behind plexiglass and plated at customers instructions by our attendant. You point … Continue reading "All-You-Can-Eat Lunch Buffet: Mexican Theme with Beef, Pork Chicken, Vegetarian Beans"
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 22 @ 4:55 pm Online
The Nantucket Rotary Club will be restarting its weekly meetings via Zoom. Our speaker will be Joe Hale, Executive Director of the Dreamland, who will update us on what is happening at the Dreamland and the public … Continue reading "Nantucket Rotary Club Meeting"
Oct 22 @ 7:00 pm Online, YouTube Live
A concert of jazz and Latin songs by faculty  of Nantucket Music Center.  The concert will be performed live online from the NCMC Salon. Join them on their YouTube Channel at https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCD5FqrG-063evmYaCg3P8aA/videos?view_as=subscriber
Oct 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Online
A simple walk around the block set journalist Spike Carlsen, bestselling author of A Splintered History of Wood, off to investigate everything he could about everything we take for granted in our normal life”from manhole covers and recycling … Continue reading "Online Author Talk: Spike Carlsen, A Walk Around The Block"
Oct 23 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Nantucket Cottage Hospital
Nantucket Cottage Hospital is offering flu-shots.  Drive to the portico entrance, Lane 2, and you will be directed where to wait in your car.  No appointment necessary, but you do have to be registered with … Continue reading "Drive-Through Flu Shots"
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 23 @ 11:00 am – 2:30 pm Easy Street Cantina
Buffets all come with main entrée, salad bar, fresh veggies, chef’s rice, chicken wings, and more for just $14.95.  Eat-in or to-go. All served behind plexiglass and plated at customers instructions by our attendant. You point … Continue reading "All-You-Can-Eat Lunch Buffet: Friday Fish Fry with Breaded Cod, Grilled Swordfish, Chowder"
Oct 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Online
Rev. Vernon Walker, program manager for Boston-based Communities Responding To Extreme Weather (CREW) organization and Rev. Linda Simmons, minister at the Unitarian Meeting House on Nantucket, have both been thinking a lot about how the effects … Continue reading "Climate Justice, Climate Change"
Oct 23 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Online
Janina Kean discusses the disease of addiction and its impact on individuals, families and communities. Kean is an expert in the management and treatment of behavioral health and substance disorders. She is a psychiatric nurse … Continue reading "Online Forum: Community Awareness Program on Addiction with Janina Kean"
Oct 23 @ 8:00 pm Meet the guide at Centre & Main streets 10 minutes early.
The most popular walking tour ever on Nantucket. A fascinating evening stroll to five of the island’s most haunted locations, led by the original guide. $20 for Adults; $15 for Seniors (65+) and Teens; $5 … Continue reading "Nantucket Ghost Walk – Town Route"