Acrylic or Water Based Oil Painting with John Holladay, 9 a.m. to noon, Featherstone Center for the Arts, Oak Bluffs. $50.
Cancer Support Group meets every Wednesday at noon in the library of the Hebrew Center in Vineyard Haven. Caring peer support for those in treatment, as well as for survivors and caregivers.
Sunset Stories and snacks on the library lawn, 7 p.m., Edgartown library. Call 508-627-4221 or visit edgartownlibrary.org.
Featherstone Uke Jam, 7 to 9 p.m., Featherstone Center for the Arts. Free. Call 508-693-1850 or visit featherstoneart.org.
Wednesday September 3, 2014
Author Event: Sam Low with Hawaiki Rising, 7 p.m., Bunch of Grapes Bookstore, Main street, Vineyard Haven. Call 508-693-2291 or visit bunchofgrapes.com.
Martha's Vineyard Toastmasters, 7 to 8:30 p.m., Vineyard Haven Legion Hall. Nonprofit educational organization that teaches public speaking and leadership skills. Call 413-237-6337.
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.
Thursday September 4, 2014 to Sunday September 7, 2014
Martha's Vineyard International Film Festival with films from around the world from September 4 to 7 at the Martha's Vineyard Film Society at the Tisbury Marketplace.
Grounds Volunteer Day, 9 a.m. to noon, Polly Hill Arboretum, West Tisbury. First Thursday of the month through October. Learn about the grounds and tree maintenance program.
Thursday September 4, 2014
Drawing From Nature, 9:30 a.m. to noon, Polly Hill Arboretum, State Road, West Tisbury. Genevieve Jacobs leads class in rendering your own version of natural world. Register in advance.