Events

Oct 29 @ 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 29 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Town Hall
Early Voting on Nantucket Arrive wearing face covering.
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 – 11:15 am Online
In this beginner course, we will review the basic tools and features of the Zoom Meeting platform including turning on and off your camera and microphone, changing your microphone and camera settings, and using the … Continue reading "Online Class: Mastering Zoom Meetings – Basic Tools & Features"
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 @ 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 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 @ 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 30 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Town Hall
Early Voting on Nantucket Arrive wearing face covering.
Oct 30 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am Online
Join Janie Hobson Dupont for some iPhone basics. She will cover understanding how Apple IDs work with iCloud, backing up to iCloud, the App Store, managing apps on your phone, and iPhone superpowers. There will … Continue reading "Online Class: Janie Hobson Dupont, More iPhone For Beginners"
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"
Oct 30 @ 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 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"
Oct 30 @ 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 31 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am 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.
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 31 @ 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 31 @ 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 31 @ 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 31 @ 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"
Nov 3 @ 7:00 am – 8:00 pm Nantucket High School
Polls Open at Nantucket High School, Surfside Road
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 @ 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 @ 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 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am Online
This class will introduce Zoom users to the tools and functions for hosting and running a their own meeting. We will cover scheduling a meeting, inviting participants, starting and ending the meeting and managing participants … Continue reading "Online Class: Mastering Zoom Meetings – Hosting a Zoom Meeting"
Nov 6 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am Online
Join Janie Hobson Dupont for a look at the latest iPhone functions. Topics covered: •Widgets to keepyour most important info easy to find •Smart Stacks shows you relevant information throughout the day (weather, maps, appointments, … Continue reading "Online Class: Online Class: Janie Hobson Dupont, What’s new With the Latest iPhone Update?"
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"
Nov 6 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Online
Video game expert Josh Bycer talks about the realities of making video games professionally. This presentation is for teens and adults who are interested in creating games. Bycer covers the challenges and decisions you’ll face, … Continue reading "Josh Bycer, The Reality of Being A Video Game Maker"
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 11 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm 1800 House
Paperweights have been a standard on desks for ages. Not only are they useful but they add a bit of whimsy, capturing keepsakes and small treasures in a perfect package.  They make the perfect gift … Continue reading "Collage Paperweights with Mary Emery Lacoursiere"
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 – 4:00 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
The Festival of Wreaths is the NHA’s kickoff celebration for the holiday season! This community event features an array of wreaths beautifully crafted by local businesses, non-profits, schools, and organizations that are displayed during the … Continue reading "Festival of Wreaths 2020"
Nov 12 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am Online
In this class, we will discover advanced features that Zoom has to offer to make your online meetings more engaging. We will also review settings and tools to customize your Zoom experience. Topics will include … Continue reading "Online Class: Mastering Zoom Meetings – Advanced Features and Settings"
Nov 13 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am Online
Janie Hobson Dupont shows you how to create beautiful gifts using your photos. She will cover photography tips, editing your photos, organizing your photos before you upload, project ideas and the process of creating a … Continue reading "Online Class: Janie Hobson Dupont, Make A Gift Using Your iPhone"
Nov 13 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
The Festival of Wreaths is the NHA’s kickoff celebration for the holiday season! This community event features an array of wreaths beautifully crafted by local businesses, non-profits, schools, and organizations that are displayed during the … Continue reading "Festival of Wreaths 2020"
Nov 16 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
The Festival of Wreaths is the NHA’s kickoff celebration for the holiday season! This community event features an array of wreaths beautifully crafted by local businesses, non-profits, schools, and organizations that are displayed during the … Continue reading "Festival of Wreaths 2020"
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 17 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
The Festival of Wreaths is the NHA’s kickoff celebration for the holiday season! This community event features an array of wreaths beautifully crafted by local businesses, non-profits, schools, and organizations that are displayed during the … Continue reading "Festival of Wreaths 2020"
Nov 18 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
The Festival of Wreaths is the NHA’s kickoff celebration for the holiday season! This community event features an array of wreaths beautifully crafted by local businesses, non-profits, schools, and organizations that are displayed during the … Continue reading "Festival of Wreaths 2020"
Nov 18 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm 1800 House
Theorem painting is an early American form of painting a design using stencils. Choose from a selection of whimsical designs to create a pair of ornaments suitable for hanging.  NO painting experience necessary. These pieces … Continue reading "Mini-Theorem Ornament with Mary Emery Lacoursiere"
Nov 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm Online
Full title: ‘Getting swept away by a beautiful invasive; investigating a naturalized Nantucket species’ Dr. Sarah Bois, Director of Research and Education at the Linda Loring Nature Foundation, will present on a grant-funded island-wide investigation … Continue reading "Online Presentation: Dr. Sara Bois, Scotch Broom – Getting swept away by a beautiful invasive"
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 19 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
The Festival of Wreaths is the NHA’s kickoff celebration for the holiday season! This community event features an array of wreaths beautifully crafted by local businesses, non-profits, schools, and organizations that are displayed during the … Continue reading "Festival of Wreaths 2020"
Nov 20 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
The Festival of Wreaths is the NHA’s kickoff celebration for the holiday season! This community event features an array of wreaths beautifully crafted by local businesses, non-profits, schools, and organizations that are displayed during the … Continue reading "Festival of Wreaths 2020"
Nov 20 @ 5:30 pm Online, Zoom
In addition to the virtual discussion via Zoom, a lucky family pod of 6 (or fewer) can win the opportunity to attend the event in person at the Whaling Museum via an online auction through … Continue reading "200th Anniversary of the Sinking of the Essex Virtual Event with Nathaniel Philbrick"
Nov 22 @ 2:00 pm – 3:15 pm Online
Join author Nat Philbrick and history educator Peter Panchy for a conversation about the Plymouth Pilgrims and their arrival on the Mayflower 400 years ago. How did the British colony in Plymouth change England? What impact did … Continue reading "Nathaniel Philbrick & Peter Panchy: 400 years after the Pilgrims Landed"
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 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm 1800 House
Its holiday time and there’s nothing better than handmade gifts.  Join us for a glass of wine and a light refreshment while we create together. Choose from a selection mugs, platters, and bowls to make … Continue reading "Transferware Holiday! with Mary Emery Lacoursiere"