Events

Nov 21 2020 – Jan 1 2021 all-day Jared Coffin House Gazebo Garden
We will not be having our traditional service or reception this year, BUT we still want everyone to place ornaments on the tree throughout the holidays, beginning Nov. 22nd. Write a loved one’s name on … Continue reading "Annual Tree of Remembrance"
Dec 3 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"
Dec 4 @ 9:00 am
A 2 1/2 mi, 55 min, nonstop exercise walk with historic commentary past spectacular  homes on Nantucket. No reservations necessary.
Dec 4 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm Cecelia Joyce & Seward Johnson Gallery
Featuring small works by members of the Artists Association of Nantucket in the Cecelia Joyce & Seward Johnson Gallery, 19 Washington St.  Closed 2-2:30pm.
Dec 4 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Sustainable Nantucket is hosting its outdoor market along Cambridge & Federal Streets. All vendors are seasonal or year-round residents of Nantucket, and all goods sold are grown or produced on the island. Vendors typically include … Continue reading "Farmers and Artisans Market"
Dec 4 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
The Festival of Trees is the NHA’s highly anticipated holiday tradition that transforms the Whaling Museum into a festive winter wonderland for the entire month of December! This event features community-crafted trees designed by local … Continue reading "Festival of Trees 2020"
Dec 4 @ 10:30 am – 10:45 am Susan Lister Locke Gallery
‘Tis the season! Holiday shopping with Surprise Sales 11/27-12/12! Open 10:30am to 5pm or call 508.221.0531 for an appointment. The Susan Lister Locke Gallery, on the waterfront at 28 Easy Street.  susanlisterlocke.com
Dec 4 @ 11:00 am Meet at Federal & India Sts. 10 min early
Led by the 3 time runner-up in the Nantucket History Quiz Bowl this 3/4 mi, 85 min, stroll tells the dynamic story of “the most important small town in American History.” No Reservations Necessary.
Dec 4 @ 11:30 am – 9:00 pm Nantucket Hotel
– Give your feet a rest from shopping inside the restaurant’s expanded dining room, or on the hotel’s front porch. Cozy up next to one of our fire pits while you listen to live music … Continue reading "– Nantucket Noel Wine Bar"
Dec 4 @ 2:00 pm
Hear how Melville, Hemingway, Steinbeck and others were inspired by this magical island on this 2/3 mile, 90min stroll. Meet at Federal & India Street by Atheneum fence 10 min early. No reservations required.
Dec 4 @ 5:00 pm
Nantucket’s first & oldest Ghost Walk features 5 of the island’s famous haunted locations. Led by the original guide, it is 1 mi. long & lasts 80 min.
Dec 5 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm Cecelia Joyce & Seward Johnson Gallery
Featuring small works by members of the Artists Association of Nantucket in the Cecelia Joyce & Seward Johnson Gallery, 19 Washington St.  Closed 2-2:30pm.
Dec 5 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Shop local on Nantucket and you will get 2 red tickets this Saturday for every $25 purchased — in-person and curbside! Every other day from now through 12 noon on December 24, shoppers get 1 … Continue reading "Double Red Ticket Days"
Dec 5 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Sustainable Nantucket is hosting its outdoor market along Cambridge & Federal Streets. All vendors are seasonal or year-round residents of Nantucket, and all goods sold are grown or produced on the island. Vendors typically include … Continue reading "Farmers and Artisans Market"
Dec 5 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
The Festival of Trees is the NHA’s highly anticipated holiday tradition that transforms the Whaling Museum into a festive winter wonderland for the entire month of December! This event features community-crafted trees designed by local … Continue reading "Festival of Trees 2020"
Dec 5 @ 10:00 am
A 2-mil, 45 min nonstop exercise walk past historic mansions & gardens of Nantucket with historic commentary.  
Dec 5 @ 10:30 am – 10:45 am Susan Lister Locke Gallery
‘Tis the season! Holiday shopping with Surprise Sales 11/27-12/12! Open 10:30am to 5pm or call 508.221.0531 for an appointment. The Susan Lister Locke Gallery, on the waterfront at 28 Easy Street.  susanlisterlocke.com
Dec 5 @ 11:00 am
Explore the open fields, hidden forests and sphagnum bogs of this spectacular property adjacent to Squam Swamp. Located off Quidnet Road, this former farmland was used by the Foundation for a ten-year study of the … Continue reading "Nantucket Conservation Foundation Guided Walk around Squam Farm"
Dec 5 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm Online, Zoom
Just because you can’t sit on Santa’s lap this year doesn’t mean you can’t tell him what you want for Christmas! Zoom with Santa during one of our exclusive days at Santa’s Nantucket Workshop. Each … Continue reading "Virtual Visits with Santa"
Dec 5 @ 11:30 am – 9:00 pm Nantucket Hotel
– Give your feet a rest from shopping inside the restaurant’s expanded dining room, or on the hotel’s front porch. Cozy up next to one of our fire pits while you listen to live music … Continue reading "– Nantucket Noel Wine Bar"
Dec 5 @ 2:00 pm Meet at Federal & India Sts. 10 min early
Led by the 3 time runner-up in the Nantucket History Quiz Bowl this 3/4 mi, 85 min, stroll tells the dynamic story of “the most important small town in American History.” No Reservations Necessary.
Dec 5 @ 5:00 pm
Nantucket’s first & oldest Ghost Walk features 5 of the island’s famous haunted locations. Led by the original guide, it is 1 mi. long & lasts 80 min.
Dec 5 @ 7:00 pm
Nantucket’s first & oldest Ghost Walk features 5 of the island’s famous haunted locations. Led by the original guide, it is 1 mi. long & lasts 80 min.
Dec 6 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm Cecelia Joyce & Seward Johnson Gallery
Featuring small works by members of the Artists Association of Nantucket in the Cecelia Joyce & Seward Johnson Gallery, 19 Washington St.  Closed 2-2:30pm.
Dec 6 @ 10:00 am
A 2-mil, 45 min nonstop exercise walk past historic mansions & gardens of Nantucket with historic commentary.  
Dec 6 @ 10:30 am – 10:45 am Susan Lister Locke Gallery
‘Tis the season! Holiday shopping with Surprise Sales 11/27-12/12! Open 10:30am to 5pm or call 508.221.0531 for an appointment. The Susan Lister Locke Gallery, on the waterfront at 28 Easy Street.  susanlisterlocke.com
Dec 6 @ 11:00 am – 9:00 pm Nantucket Hotel
Give your feet a rest from shopping inside the restaurant’s expanded dining room, or on the hotel’s front porch. Cozy up next to one of our fire pits while you listen to live music and … Continue reading "Nantucket Noel Wine Bar"
Dec 6 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm Online, Zoom
Just because you can’t sit on Santa’s lap this year doesn’t mean you can’t tell him what you want for Christmas! Zoom with Santa during one of our exclusive days at Santa’s Nantucket Workshop. Each … Continue reading "Virtual Visits with Santa"
Dec 6 @ 2:00 pm
Hear how Melville, Hemingway, Steinbeck and others were inspired by this magical island on this 2/3 mile, 90min stroll. Meet at Federal & India Street by Atheneum fence 10 min early. No reservations required.
Dec 6 @ 5:00 pm
Nantucket’s first & oldest Ghost Walk features 5 of the island’s famous haunted locations. Led by the original guide, it is 1 mi. long & lasts 80 min.
Dec 7 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm Cecelia Joyce & Seward Johnson Gallery
Featuring small works by members of the Artists Association of Nantucket in the Cecelia Joyce & Seward Johnson Gallery, 19 Washington St.  Closed 2-2:30pm.
Dec 7 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
The Festival of Trees is the NHA’s highly anticipated holiday tradition that transforms the Whaling Museum into a festive winter wonderland for the entire month of December! This event features community-crafted trees designed by local … Continue reading "Festival of Trees 2020"
Dec 7 @ 10:30 am – 10:45 am Susan Lister Locke Gallery
‘Tis the season! Holiday shopping with Surprise Sales 11/27-12/12! Open 10:30am to 5pm or call 508.221.0531 for an appointment. The Susan Lister Locke Gallery, on the waterfront at 28 Easy Street.  susanlisterlocke.com
Dec 7 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Online
Practice conversational English in a friendly group setting. Meet other adults from around the world interested in improving their English speaking skills. Conversation will center around everyday life, American culture, current events around the U.S. … Continue reading "Online Adult ELL: Group Conversation – Intermediate"
Dec 8 @ 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"
Dec 8 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm Cecelia Joyce & Seward Johnson Gallery
Featuring small works by members of the Artists Association of Nantucket in the Cecelia Joyce & Seward Johnson Gallery, 19 Washington St.  Closed 2-2:30pm.
Dec 8 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
The Festival of Trees is the NHA’s highly anticipated holiday tradition that transforms the Whaling Museum into a festive winter wonderland for the entire month of December! This event features community-crafted trees designed by local … Continue reading "Festival of Trees 2020"
Dec 8 @ 10:30 am – 10:45 am Susan Lister Locke Gallery
‘Tis the season! Holiday shopping with Surprise Sales 11/27-12/12! Open 10:30am to 5pm or call 508.221.0531 for an appointment. The Susan Lister Locke Gallery, on the waterfront at 28 Easy Street.  susanlisterlocke.com
Dec 8 @ 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"
Dec 9 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm Cecelia Joyce & Seward Johnson Gallery
Featuring small works by members of the Artists Association of Nantucket in the Cecelia Joyce & Seward Johnson Gallery, 19 Washington St.  Closed 2-2:30pm.
Dec 9 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
The Festival of Trees is the NHA’s highly anticipated holiday tradition that transforms the Whaling Museum into a festive winter wonderland for the entire month of December! This event features community-crafted trees designed by local … Continue reading "Festival of Trees 2020"
Dec 9 @ 10:30 am – 10:45 am Susan Lister Locke Gallery
‘Tis the season! Holiday shopping with Surprise Sales 11/27-12/12! Open 10:30am to 5pm or call 508.221.0531 for an appointment. The Susan Lister Locke Gallery, on the waterfront at 28 Easy Street.  susanlisterlocke.com
Dec 9 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Online
Learn vocabulary and expand your speaking skills to help with everyday living. Sessions are free, open to English language learners, and led by a literacy volunteer. Space is limited. Registration is required. Contact Cheryl at … Continue reading "Online Adult ELL: Build Your English Language Skills"
Dec 9 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Online
Seth Engelbourg, the Naturalist Educator and Program Manager at the Linda Loring Nature Foundation, will present on a multi-year, grant-funded ecological restoration project. LLNF was awarded a grant from the Robert F. Schumann Foundation to … Continue reading "Online Presentation: Seth Engelbourg, Grassland Restoration and its Benefits for Birds"
Dec 10 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"
Dec 10 @ 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
Dec 10 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm Cecelia Joyce & Seward Johnson Gallery
Featuring small works by members of the Artists Association of Nantucket in the Cecelia Joyce & Seward Johnson Gallery, 19 Washington St.  Closed 2-2:30pm.
Dec 10 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
The Festival of Trees is the NHA’s highly anticipated holiday tradition that transforms the Whaling Museum into a festive winter wonderland for the entire month of December! This event features community-crafted trees designed by local … Continue reading "Festival of Trees 2020"
Dec 10 @ 10:30 am – 10:45 am Susan Lister Locke Gallery
‘Tis the season! Holiday shopping with Surprise Sales 11/27-12/12! Open 10:30am to 5pm or call 508.221.0531 for an appointment. The Susan Lister Locke Gallery, on the waterfront at 28 Easy Street.  susanlisterlocke.com
Dec 11 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm Cecelia Joyce & Seward Johnson Gallery
Featuring small works by members of the Artists Association of Nantucket in the Cecelia Joyce & Seward Johnson Gallery, 19 Washington St.  Closed 2-2:30pm.