First Friday Community Open Stage, 8 p.m., doors open at 7:30 p.m. at Alex's Place at the YMCA. Open mic night. All are welcome. $5.
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.
West Tisbury Farmers' Market is from 9 a.m. to noon at the Grange Hall in West Tisbury. Local produce, flowers and live music.
Saturday September 6, 2014
Martha's Vineyard Wind Festival, 10:30 a.m. to dusk, Ocean Park, Oak Bluffs. Kite flying, frisbee games, model sailboat races, live music and more. Raindate, Sept. 7.
Oak Bluffs Open Market, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Washington Park. Local produce, arts, crafts, antiques, music and more. Call 508-939-1076.
Kayak Quest, Monday through Friday. Discover Sengekontacket Pond at your own pace. Two and a half hours of boat time; all boats must be back by 3:30 p.m. All materials included.
Prenatal Yoga, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., YMCA of Martha's Vineyard. Free for expectant mothers. Call 508-696-7171 or visit ymcamv.org.
Outdoor Yoga for Kids, 4 p.m., with Sondra Murphy, Oak Bluffs library. Drop-in class for ages 4 and up. Cancelled if raining. Bring a mat or towel.
Friday September 12, 2014
Featherstone Summer Workshop, Gestural and Abstract Expressionism with Mixed Media Abstract Techniques with Roberta Gross, Featherstone Center for the Arts.