Friday, August 22

9:00 am

Antiques Show is from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Grange Hall in West Tisbury. Free parking and admission. Call 508-560-0136.

Approaching Oil and Acrylic Painting with Eva Cincotta, 9 a.m. to noon, Featherstone Center for the Arts. $50.

10:00 am

Martha's Vineyard Agricultural Fair, 10 a.m., through August 24 at the fairgrounds in West Tisbury. Rides, games, shucking and fiddle contests, skillet toss and livestock shows.

12:00 pm

Programs on the Lawn at Edgartown library, noon, every Friday. Call 508-627-4221 or visit edgartownlibrary.org

2:00 pm

Friday Ceramics for Children ages 7 to 12, with Nancy Blank, 2 to 4 p.m., Featherstone Center for the Arts. $30.

4:00 pm

Improv Workshop for Kids with Siobhan Beasley for ages 6 and up, 4 to 4:45 p.m., Oak Bluffs library. No preregistration required.

Lobster Rolls at Grace Episcopal Church, Woodlawn avenue and William street, Vineyard Haven. Every Friday, 4 to 7:30 p.m. Cost $17/roll. Phone ahead for large orders, more than six.

5:00 pm

Author Talk: Cathy Walthers with Kale, Glorious Kale, 5 p.m., Edgartown Books, Main street. Call 508-627-8463 or visit edgartownbooks.com.

7:30 pm

Theatre: Satchel Paige and the Kansas City Swing, 7:30 p.m., Patricia Neal Stage at Vineyard Playhouse, 24 Church street, Vineyard Haven. New England premiere.

8:00 pm

The Yard: Aparna Ramaswamy, 8 p.m., Patricia N. Nanon Theatre at the Yard, Chilmark. Dance performance of Sannidhi (Sacred Space) with ensemble of musicians.

Oak Bluffs Fireworks at dusk at Ocean Park. Hosted by Oak Bluffs Fireman's Civic Association, band concert at 8 p.m. Call 508-693-0077.

Ghosts of Vineyard Haven walking tour, 8 p.m., meet outside Bunch of Grapes Bookstore, Main street. $10/person, $5 children 8 and under. No reservations. Schedules subject to change.

Community Open  Stage, 8 p.m., Alex's Place at YMCA of Martha's Vineyard, Oak Bluffs. Everyone welcome to perform at Island's open mic night.

Saturday, August 23

(All day)

Exhibit: Cindy Kane with Wing to Wing. Runs through Sept. 6; artist reception August 23. Art space at Martha's Vineyard Playhouse, Church street, Vineyard Haven.

8:45 am

Run for Jabberwocky 5K, Half-mile run/walk for children, 8:45 a.m.; 5K starts at 9:15 a.m., Farm Institute at Katama in Edgartown. Fundraiser for Camp Jabberwocky.

9:00 am

West Tisbury Farmers' Market is from 9 a.m. to noon at the Grange Hall in West Tisbury. Local produce, flowers and live music.

Chilmark Flea Market is 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. every Wednesday and Saturday through the end of August. Arts, crafts, antiques and imports. Located at 142 North Road. Call 508-645-9216.

Guided Birding Tour with Robert Culbert, 9 to 11:30 a.m., rain or shine.

9:30 am

Saturdays at Sengekontacket Pond, meet at Little Bridge in Oak Bluffs (State Beach) pond side, 9:30 a.m. One hour program led by Felix Neck naturalist. All ages. Free. Call 508-627-4850.

10:00 am

The Fabulists with Vineyard Playhouse actors and writers performing fun new scripts for children, 10 a.m., Tisbury Amphitheater at the Tashmoo Overlook, Vineyard Haven.

Martha's Vineyard Agricultural Fair, 10 a.m., through August 24 at the fairgrounds in West Tisbury. Rides, games, shucking and fiddle contests, skillet toss and livestock shows.

10:30 am

Toddler Time, 10:30 a.m., every Saturday, Edgartown library. Call 508-627-4221 or visit edgartownlibrary.org

11:00 am

Family Craft Saturday, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., West Tisbury library. Drop in crafts free and open to all ages.

Edgartown Walking Tour meets at 11 a.m. in front of Old Whaling Church, Main street. Tour picturesque whaling village and downtown Amity of Jaws fame. Tickets, $12.50; ages 6 to 12, $7.

12:00 pm

Crafts for Kids, noon to 3 p.m., Aquinnah library. Call 508-645-2314. 

1:00 pm

Essentials of Watercolor Painting with Eva Cincotta, 1 to 4 p.m., Featherstone Center for the Arts. $50.

5:00 pm

Exhibit: Mythology and the Island, pastel works by Irvin Petlin, opening reception 5 to 7 p.m. Exhibit runs through Sept. 7. A Gallery, 8 Uncas avenue, Oak Bluffs.

7:30 pm

Theatre: Satchel Paige and the Kansas City Swing, 7:30 p.m., Patricia Neal Stage at Vineyard Playhouse, 24 Church street, Vineyard Haven. New England premiere.

8:00 pm

Shun Ng LIVE In Concert, guitar virtuoso, featuring special guest Magic Dick from J. Geils Band, 8 p.m., Alex's Place at YMCA of Martha's Vineyard, Oak Bluffs.

Sunday, August 24

(All day)

5th Annual Art of Ceramics Show with guest curator Washington Ledesma. Featherstone Center for the Arts. Call 508-693-1850 or visit featherstoneart.org.

9:00 am

Oak Bluffs Open Market, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Washington Park. Local produce, arts, crafts, antiques, music and more. Call 508-939-1076. 

10:00 am

Vineyard Artisans Festival, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Grange Hall, West Tisbury. Free parking. Fifty local artist vendors and food by Truly Scrumptious.

Martha's Vineyard Agricultural Fair runs through August 24 at the fairgrounds in West Tisbury. Rides, games, shucking and fiddle contests, skillet toss and livestock shows.

4:00 pm

Annual Potter's Bowl featuring work of several artists from 4 to 6 p.m. at Featherstone. Call 508-693-1850 or visit featherstoneart.org.

8:00 pm

Vineyard Haven Band Concert, 8 p.m., Ocean Park, Oak Bluffs.