November 2021

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Wednesday, November 37:00—8:30 PMZoom

[ONLINE] Murder is My Business: Mystery Writers Panel of “Agatha Award” Nominees and Winner

Murder at Mena House coverJoin us for an all-star panel discussion featuring all five nominees for this year's Agatha Award for Best First Mystery Novel -- Esme Addison (A Spell For Trouble); Tina deBellegarde (Winter Witness); Mary Keliikoa (Derailed); Laura Jensen Walker (Murder Most Sweet); and winner Erica Ruth Neubauer (Murder At The Mena House).…Learn More
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Thursday, November 410:30—11:00 AMEdgartown Free Public LibraryEdgartown Free Public Library26 West Tisbury Road, Edgartown, MA, 02539

[IN PERSON] Wiggle with the Words

Elyce holding a scarfJoin Elyce in the Program Room for a movement-based storytime using fun props and interactive stories. This program is geared toward ages 1-5, but all are welcome. No registration necessary. Please note, all visitors over the age of two must wear a mask over their nose and mouth at all times.

Thursday, November 43:15—4:15 PMEdgartown Free Public LibraryEdgartown Free Public Library26 West Tisbury Road, Edgartown, MA, 02539

[IN PERSON] Fit Camp with Bonnie Kingsbury

Kids can get their bodies moving on Thursday afternoons in November on the library lawn, weather permitting. This after school youth fitness program will offer healthy activities incorporating simple cardio, agility, and mind over matter drills. No registration necessary.…Learn More

Thursday, November 46:30—8:00 PMZoom

[ONLINE] What’s it Worth? Your Treasures Appraised by Mike Ivankovich

Mike the appraiserAuthor, auctioneer, appraiser, and radio show host Mike Ivankovich will determine what your antiques, collectibles, and personal treasures are worth on the market today. The first 25 people that sign up for this fun and fascinating program can have an item appraised, but it’s fun for all and a free education from an expert on how to calculate an object's value and the best place to sell that object.…Learn More
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Saturday, November 611:00 AM—12:00 PMEdgartown Free Public LibraryEdgartown Free Public Library26 West Tisbury Road, Edgartown, MA, 02539

[IN PERSON] Micro RPG Gaming

dice imageStop by the library on Saturdays this fall to stretch your social muscles and learn about a new way to interact with friends and family. Each week, Game Master Chris will take a look at a new, easy to learn micro role-playing game. There will be an in-person gameplay session run by Chris at 11am, and there will also be to-go game kits so players can also play at home.
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Sunday, November 79:00—10:00 AMZoom

[ONLINE] Restorative Yoga

[ONLINE] Restorative YogaCertified yoga instructor Jelisa Difo leads a weekly online class in Restorative Yoga, a practice that allows you to slow down, restore, and relax your body through passive stretching. During the long holds of restful poses, your muscles are allowed to release tension and welcome deep relaxation into the body and mind.…Learn More
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Thursday, November 11Closed

Edgartown Free Public Library

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Friday, November 127:00—8:00 PMZoom

[ONLINE] Edward Hopper: Alienated Majesty, with Janet Mandel

Chop Suey painting by Edward HopperA roadside gas pump, a nondescript diner, a bleak hotel room—Edward Hopper had a remarkable ability to invest the most ordinary scene with intense mystery and emotional depth, creating enigmatic narratives not easily unraveled. His vision lingered on uncanny depictions of New England towns, New York City architecture, and stark yet intimate interpretations of everyday life.…Learn More
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Saturday, November 1311:00 AM—12:00 PMEdgartown Free Public LibraryEdgartown Free Public Library26 West Tisbury Road, Edgartown, MA, 02539

[IN PERSON] Micro RPG Gaming

dice imageStop by the library on Saturdays this fall to stretch your social muscles and learn about a new way to interact with friends and family. Each week, Game Master Chris will take a look at a new, easy to learn micro role-playing game. There will be an in-person gameplay session run by Chris at 11am, and there will also be to-go game kits so players can also play at home.
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Sunday, November 149:00—10:00 AMZoom

[ONLINE] Restorative Yoga

[ONLINE] Restorative YogaCertified yoga instructor Jelisa Difo leads a weekly online class in Restorative Yoga, a practice that allows you to slow down, restore, and relax your body through passive stretching. During the long holds of restful poses, your muscles are allowed to release tension and welcome deep relaxation into the body and mind.…Learn More
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Tuesday, November 167:00—8:00 PMZoom

[ONLINE] The Magic of a Winter Garden with Joan Butler

winter garden with birdGardening expert Joan Butler is back with more practical advice and inspiring suggestions for your garden. The garden can be a magical place, even in winter. Stripped of summer foliage and flowers, the success of a winter garden lies in its structure, basic design, and choice of plant material.…Learn More
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Thursday, November 1810:30—11:00 AMEdgartown Free Public LibraryEdgartown Free Public Library26 West Tisbury Road, Edgartown, MA, 02539

[IN PERSON] Wiggle with the Words

Elyce holding a scarfJoin Elyce in the Program Room for a movement-based storytime using fun props and interactive stories. This program is geared toward ages 1-5, but all are welcome. No registration necessary. Please note, all visitors over the age of two must wear a mask over their nose and mouth at all times.

Thursday, November 183:15—4:15 PMEdgartown Free Public LibraryEdgartown Free Public Library26 West Tisbury Road, Edgartown, MA, 02539

[IN PERSON] Fit Camp with Bonnie Kingsbury

Kids can get their bodies moving on Thursday afternoons in November on the library lawn, weather permitting. This after school youth fitness program will offer healthy activities incorporating simple cardio, agility, and mind over matter drills. No registration necessary.…Learn More

Thursday, November 183:30—4:30 PMZoom

[ONLINE] Library Board of Trustees Monthly Meeting

[ONLINE] Library Board of Trustees Monthly MeetingFor a link to join this open meeting, please contact the library director.

Thursday, November 185:00—6:30 PMZoom

[ONLINE] Chef Look Cooks: Turkey Roulade with a Cranberry Gastrique

Turkey Roulade with a Cranberry Gastrique Chef Chris Look is back with his live-on-Zoom cooking series, creating delicious dishes from his own kitchen. A professional for almost twenty years, Chris is one of the most imaginative cooks we know, and his affable personality makes him a natural teacher.…Learn More
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Friday, November 195:00—6:30 PMZoom

[ONLINE] Build it; Build it Better: Poetry Workshop

fountain penIn poet Donald Nitchie’s writing workshop, participants will have an opportunity to build a poem prompted and inspired by poetry that Donald will choose for the exercise. Poets will also have a chance to submit a poem or two of their own for the group to read and discuss during the second half of the workshop.…Learn More
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Sunday, November 219:00—10:00 AMZoom

[ONLINE] Restorative Yoga

[ONLINE] Restorative YogaCertified yoga instructor Jelisa Difo leads a weekly online class in Restorative Yoga, a practice that allows you to slow down, restore, and relax your body through passive stretching. During the long holds of restful poses, your muscles are allowed to release tension and welcome deep relaxation into the body and mind.…Learn More
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Monday, November 2210:00 AM—5:00 PMChildren's RoomEdgartown Free Public Library26 West Tisbury Road, Edgartown, MA, 02539

[IN PERSON] Thanksgiving Break Boredom Buster Kit Pickup

boredom buster kitCome pick up an activity kit filled with plenty of things to keep you busy over the Thanksgiving break. Kits are available for all ages, while supplies last.

Monday, November 2211:00 AM—12:00 PMZoom

[ONLINE] Movie in Focus: CANCELLED

Shine movie coverUntil the day comes when we can enjoy films together again on the library’s big screen, we’re hosting a monthly virtual film group. View our movie of the month (free on Kanopy or Hoopla) and we’ll meet to discuss it via Zoom. Bring your impressions and opinions.…Learn More
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Tuesday, November 2310:00 AM—6:00 PMChildren's RoomEdgartown Free Public Library26 West Tisbury Road, Edgartown, MA, 02539

[IN PERSON] Thanksgiving Break Boredom Buster Kit Pickup

boredom buster kitCome pick up an activity kit filled with plenty of things to keep you busy over the Thanksgiving break. Kits are available for all ages, while supplies last.

Tuesday, November 237:00—8:00 PMZoom

[ONLINE] Pushing the Cinematic Envelope: From Censorship to Film Ratings of the 60s and 70s

Mash movie coverAs far back as the silent movie era, film content has been sometimes called into question. Through the generations, thematic material, on-screen violence, lurid images, and objectionable language have often been the subject of scrutiny and debate. What is the history of the attempts by both Hollywood and external forces to curb or eliminate the impact of controversial scenes, dialogue, and characters? Enjoy clips and trailers, and hear some behind-the-scenes stories with film historian Frank Mandosa.…Learn More
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Wednesday, November 2410:00 AM—6:00 PMChildren's RoomEdgartown Free Public Library26 West Tisbury Road, Edgartown, MA, 02539

[IN PERSON] Thanksgiving Break Boredom Buster Kit Pickup

boredom buster kitCome pick up an activity kit filled with plenty of things to keep you busy over the Thanksgiving break. Kits are available for all ages, while supplies last.
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Thursday, November 25Closed

Edgartown Free Public Library

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Friday, November 26Closed

Edgartown Free Public Library

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Saturday, November 2710:00 AM—5:00 PMChildren's RoomEdgartown Free Public Library26 West Tisbury Road, Edgartown, MA, 02539

[IN PERSON] Thanksgiving Break Boredom Buster Kit Pickup

boredom buster kitCome pick up an activity kit filled with plenty of things to keep you busy over the Thanksgiving break. Kits are available for all ages, while supplies last.

Saturday, November 2711:00 AM—12:00 PMEdgartown Free Public LibraryEdgartown Free Public Library26 West Tisbury Road, Edgartown, MA, 02539

[IN PERSON] Micro RPG Gaming

dice imageStop by the library on Saturdays this fall to stretch your social muscles and learn about a new way to interact with friends and family. Each week, Game Master Chris will take a look at a new, easy to learn micro role-playing game. There will be an in-person gameplay session run by Chris at 11am, and there will also be to-go game kits so players can also play at home.
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Sunday, November 289:00—10:00 AMZoom

[ONLINE] Restorative Yoga

[ONLINE] Restorative YogaCertified yoga instructor Jelisa Difo leads a weekly online class in Restorative Yoga, a practice that allows you to slow down, restore, and relax your body through passive stretching. During the long holds of restful poses, your muscles are allowed to release tension and welcome deep relaxation into the body and mind.…Learn More
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Tuesday, November 307:00—8:00 PMZoom

[ONLINE] Author Talk: Thomas Dresser, Martha's Vineyard in the American Revolution

british warshipJoin us to launch a new work by local historian Thomas Dresser: Martha’s Vineyard in the American Revolution. While colonists revolted against British oppression on the mainland, the American Revolution played out in miniature on our island. We've heard about the destruction of the Holmes Hole Liberty Pole, of Grey’s Raid on Island farmers' sheep, and of the story behind Tea Lane, but there’s so much more.…Learn More