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Story Walk: Blue on Blue

All Day 6/1 - 6/29
Garden
Library Branch: Nantucket Atheneum
Room: Garden
Age Group: Children
Event Details:

Discover the joys of a wild rainstorm in this poetic picture book, written by Diane White and illustrated by a Caldecott medal-winning, Beth Krommes.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
Virtual Event
Library Branch: Nantucket Atheneum
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Language Volunteers of the Atheneum (LVA)
Event Details:

Practice conversational English in a friendly group setting. Conversation will center around everyday life, American culture, current events around the U.S. and the world, and other topics that may inspire us.

This event is in the "Children" group.

Music in the Morning

9:45am - 10:30am
Garden
Library Branch: Nantucket Atheneum
Room: Garden
Age Group: Children
Event Details:

This program is funded by a generous grant from the Nantucket Golf Club Foundation

This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Open Mic Night!

6:30pm - 8:30pm
Great Hall
Library Branch: Nantucket Atheneum
Room: Great Hall
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Other
Event Details:

Come join us for an evening of fun with the Atheneum's Open Mic Night! First come/First serve!

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Nantucket Atheneum
Room: Great Hall
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Other
Event Details:

Join us for our Weekly Table Top Game Night at the Nantucket Atheneum. With extended summer hours! We've got a selection of fun board games and now introducing a new Mag-ACK the Gathering group!

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Teen Trivia

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Gallery
Library Branch: Nantucket Atheneum
Room: Gallery
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Other
Event Details:

Join us for an evening of trivia at the library, just for teens! Bring a friend or come alone and test your knowledge! Snacks will be provided.

This program is intended for ages 13 and up.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Atheneum Knitting Group

6:30pm - 8:30pm
First Floor
Library Branch: Nantucket Atheneum
Room: First Floor
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:

Calling all knitters! Gather your projects and supplies and come knit with us.

This event is in the "Children" group.

Nanpuppets

9:45am - 10:15am
Garden
Library Branch: Nantucket Atheneum
Room: Garden
Age Group: Children
Event Details:

This program is funded by a generous grant from the Nantucket Golf Club Foundation

This event is in the "Adults" group.

ELL Beginner English

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Gallery
Library Branch: Nantucket Atheneum
Room: Gallery
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Language Volunteers of the Atheneum (LVA)
Event Details:

ELL Beginner's English class for those seeking to learn basic conversation used in daily activities.

The Literacy Volunteers of the Atheneum (LVA) offer a drop-in beginner class every Thursday evening at the library.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

ELL Intermediate English

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Learning Lab
Library Branch: Nantucket Atheneum
Room: Learning Lab
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Language Volunteers of the Atheneum (LVA)
Event Details:

Intermediate English conversation for those seeking to improve their English language skills.

The Literacy Volunteers of the Atheneum (LVA) offer a drop-in intermediate English class every Thursday evening at the library.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Nantucket Atheneum
Room: Great Hall
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Geschke Lecture Series
Event Details:

Reporting from Ukraine, with strong contacts in Kyiv, Perdue regularly moderates sessions with Russian dissidents. She was poisoned within the last year and barely survived.

This event is in the "Children" group.

Story Walk: Knight Owl

All Day 7/1 - 7/31
Garden
Library Branch: Nantucket Atheneum
Room: Garden
Age Group: Children
Event Details:

A determined Owl builds strength and confidence in this medieval picture book about the real mettle of a hero: wits, humor, and heart. 

This event is in the "Adults" group.
Virtual Event
Library Branch: Nantucket Atheneum
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Language Volunteers of the Atheneum (LVA)
Event Details:

Practice conversational English in a friendly group setting. Conversation will center around everyday life, American culture, current events around the U.S. and the world, and other topics that may inspire us.

This event is in the "Children" group.

Music in the Morning

9:45am - 10:30am
Garden
Library Branch: Nantucket Atheneum
Room: Garden
Age Group: Children
Event Details:

This program is funded by a generous grant from the Nantucket Golf Club Foundation

This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Open Mic Night!

6:30pm - 8:30pm
Great Hall
Library Branch: Nantucket Atheneum
Room: Great Hall
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Other
Event Details:

Come join us for an evening of fun with the Atheneum's Open Mic Night! First come/First serve!

This event is in the "Children" group.
Library Branch: Nantucket Atheneum
Room: Garden Courtyard
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:

Today we're making a cute ladybug hat in the garden.  We'll have info there so we can learn more about these amazing garden helpers.  When we're done we'll have REAL ladybugs that everyone can help release into our garden.  For chil

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Atheneum Knitting Group

6:30pm - 8:30pm
First Floor
Library Branch: Nantucket Atheneum
Room: First Floor
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:

Calling all knitters! Gather your projects and supplies and come knit with us.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Game Night

4:00pm - 6:00pm
Learning Lab
Library Branch: Nantucket Atheneum
Room: Learning Lab
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Other
Event Details:

Come play games at the library! Teens and tweens are invited to play a selection of games in the Learning Lab, including Nintendo Switch games like Just Dance and Mario Party, as well as board games like Trouble and Strategy, and many more!

This event is in the "Children" group.

Art Grab & Go Bags: Meow-Maids

9:30am - 4:00pm
Weezie Library
Library Branch: Nantucket Atheneum
Room: Weezie Library
Age Group: Children
Event Details:

Stop by the Weezie Library today and pick up this cute Grab & Go project - MEOW Maids!  You will need scissors, a glue stick, paint and coloring implements of your choice.  Otherwise all supplies and instructions are included. 

This event is in the "Adults" group.
Virtual Event
Library Branch: Nantucket Atheneum
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Language Volunteers of the Atheneum (LVA)
Event Details:

Practice conversational English in a friendly group setting. Conversation will center around everyday life, American culture, current events around the U.S. and the world, and other topics that may inspire us.