Events

Sep 28 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am Online
If you are feeling tension and tightness in your upper back, join Rachel Dixon for strategies to release and loosen a tight upper back. Rachel will use a combination of demonstrations, handouts and discussion. There … Continue reading "Online Class: Strategies for a Tight Upper Back with Rachel Dixon"
Sep 28 @ 7:00 pm
In honor of International Observe the Moon Night (September 26), the Maria Mitchell Association Astronomy Department will host a virtual Moon-themed event over Zoom on Monday September 28. Join them for a discussion of historical … Continue reading "MMA Celebrates International Observe the Moon Night"
Sep 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Online, Zoom
The Atheneum welcomes you to participate in the ‘Spice Challenge.’ Participants can pick up a sample spice packet from the Atheneum, and use the spice in a recipe or however you like. We will meet … Continue reading "Yummy Monday: Spice Challenge!"
Sep 29 @ 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"
Sep 29 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Online
Tune in to a virtual lecture with Dr. Valerie Paley in conversation with scholars of notable Nantucket women from the 18th to early 20th centuries. Dr. Valerie Paley is vice president, director of the Center for … Continue reading "NHA University Virtual Lecture"
Sep 29 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Online
The Atheneum joins Boston-based Communities Responding To Extreme Weather (CREW) to host six virtual programs in support of Climate Prep Week 2020 (Sept. 24 – 30). This year’s theme is ‘Climate Resilience is Social Resilience.’ All … Continue reading "Climate Prep Week Discussion: How Repair Events Can Transform Our Throwaway Culture"
Sep 29 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Online
Led by Danica Connors, who has been reading tarot personally and professionally for over 30 years, this class is for anyone interested in Tarot cards. Danica will cover some of the basics in the first … Continue reading "Online: Tea & Tarot"
Sep 30 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Online
The Atheneum joins Boston-based Communities Responding To Extreme Weather (CREW) to host six virtual programs in support of Climate Prep Week 2020 (Sept. 24 – 30). This year’s theme is ‘Climate Resilience is Social Resilience.’ All … Continue reading "Climate Prep Week Discussion: The Linked Fight For Racial Justice and Climate Change"
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 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Online
The Atheneum welcomes you to participate in the ‘Spice Challenge.’ Participants can pick up a cardamom spice packet from the Atheneum, and use the spice in a recipe or however you like. We will meet … Continue reading "Yummy Monday Spice Challenge: Cardamom"
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 13 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Online
Led by Danica Connors, who has been reading tarot personally and professionally for over 30 years, this class is for anyone interested in Tarot cards. Danica will cover some of the basics in the first … Continue reading "Online: Tea & Tarot"
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 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 @ 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 @ 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 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Online
Led by Danica Connors, who has been reading tarot personally and professionally for over 30 years, this class is for anyone interested in Tarot cards. Danica will cover some of the basics in the first … Continue reading "Online: Tea & Tarot"
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 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Online
Get your cards read by a member of the Atheneum’s Tea & Tarot group. The readings are free and last 20 minutes. They will be conducted in private with one tarot card reader using Zoom’s … Continue reading "Online Community Tarot Card Reading"
Oct 30 @ 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"
Nov 6 @ 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"