Mary Beth Norton discusses her newest book, 1774: The Long Year of Revolution, in a free online book talk July 14.
West Tisbury Library
August 20 is the deadline to sign up for the online open mic August 23.
West Tisbury Library
The West Tisbury Library hosts a seed collection event Saturday afternoon to restock the emptied Community Seed Library.
Martha's Vineyard Community Seed Library
West Tisbury Library
The West Tisbury Library presents an online poetry reading with local poet Amarylis Douglas, Wednesday at 5 p.m.
West Tisbury Library


School vacation has emptied the Island of many families this week, but you’d hardly know it at the West Tisbury library when lunchtime rolls around.

“At one point [Monday], there were probably 40 or 50 people hanging out in the community room, getting soup or getting soup to go,” said library director Alexandra Pratt.

Every weekday through March 1, the library is serving a free soup and bread lunch from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. for schoolchildren on break and anyone else who needs a hot, wholesome midday meal.


The annual Friends of the West Tisbury Library Book Sale was a tremendous success.

Brazilian trio Choro das 3’s first Island concert since 2019 filled every seat at the West Tisbury Library Saturday and had more people listening from the doorway.

West Tisbury residents will be asked Tuesday to vote on a variety of spending measures, including urgent repairs to the West Tisbury Public Library heating and ventilation system, and $415,000 in pay raises for town staff.

Clinks and clatters permeated the West Tisbury library Saturday as spherical beads of coriander and oblong dried beans of the pinto and pole variety were transferred from glass jars to paper envelopes.


The West Tisbury Library is showcasing the work of eight female artists from the Vineyard.