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News

Vineyard Gardens combines poppies and paintings as it hosts Gallery in the Gardens on Fridays throughout August from 5 to 8 p.m.
Singer-songwriter Cindy Kallet will perform a benefit concert for Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary’s Fern & Feather Day Camp on Sunday, August 3, at 7:30 p.m. at the Grange Hall in West Tisbury.
The Friends of the West Tisbury Library are holding their annual book sale beginning on Friday, August 1, and continuing through Monday, August 4.

Celebrations

The following students were named to the dean’s list for the spring 2014 semester at University of Massachusetts Amherst.
Kristin Hall and Anthony Estrella of West Tisbury announce the birth of a son, Ellis Joseph Estrella, born on July 4 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital. Ellis weighed 8 pounds, 11.2 ounces at birth....
Sawyer Klebs, 18, of West Tisbury, recently completed a semester-long wilderness expedition in the Rocky Mountains with the National Outdoor Leadership School.

Obituaries

Bodhi Path Buddhist Center of Martha’s Vineyard announces that the 14th Shamarpa, Mipham Chokyi Lodro, died on June 11 at Bodhi Path Renchen Ulm in Germany.
Donald L. DeSorcy of West Tisbury died July 17 at the Long Hill assisted living facility in Edgartown. A funeral mass will be celebrated on Monday.