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Recreation

Martha's Vineyard YMCA

Dedicated to improving the quality of life for children, individuals and families and the Island community by helping our members realize their fullest potential through the development of body, mind and spirit.

http://www.ymcamv.org/

Flying Horses Carousel
Our nation’s oldest operating wooden horse carousel - on Martha’s Vineyard since 1884.

http://www.mvpreservation.org

 

Entertainment

Movie Theaters

Sports

 

Mansion House Inn
Mansion House's health club includes a fitness center, spa and aquatics center with a  75’ X 21’ indoor swimming pool

http://www.mvmansionhouse.com

MV Ice Arena / Martha’s Vineyard Arena, Inc.
Indoor ice-skating arena offers public skating and summer hockey camp. 
www.mvarena.com

Skateboarding - Martha’s Vineyard Skate Park
http://www.mvskatepark.org

Tennis:

 

MVRHS Sports
Schedule and Roster
http://fc.mvyps.org/~HSAthletics/home%20page

Leagues
The Martha's Vineyard Youth Basketball League for 3rd-8th grade youth.
http://marthasvineyardyouthbasketball.com/

Martha's Vineyard High School Football
http://www.mvfootball.com

Martha's Vineyard Youth Soccer
http://www.mvsoccer.org/

Martha's Vineyard Youth Hockey
http://www.mvyh.org/

Martha's Vineyard Little League
http://www.marthasvineyardlittleleague.org/

Outdoor Activities

 

Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary
Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary is a place for everyone, protecting the habitats, wildlife, and spectacular views for which Martha’s Vineyard is renowned. Four miles of trails through woodlands, meadows, ponds, salt marsh, and along shorelines allow for exploration, discovery, and quiet contemplation. 
http://www.massaudubon.org

Gus Ben David’s World of Reptiles and Birds Park
Educational wildlife facility; features a reptile exhibit and aviary park. Bachelder Road off Edgartown-Vineyard Haven Road, follow the snake signs.
http://www.reptilesandbirds.com

 

Island Alpaca Farm
Self-guided tours Shearing Day, workshops, weaving and knitting classes.
http://www.islandalpaca.com

The Farm Institute
The Farm Institute is a teaching farm that provides year-round educational programs in sustainable agriculture for children and adults in the environment of a working farm. Summer camp programs.
http://www.farminstitute.org

Arrowhead Farm
Lessons, boarding, pony rides and Summer Pony Camp
http://www.arrowheadfarm.net

Pond View Farm
Lessons, training, pony rides and summer Children’s Summer Program
http://www.pondviewfarmmv.com

Red Pony Farm
http://www.redponyfarm.com

Arts

Featherstone Center for the Arts, Inc.
Non-profit community art center that fosters the visual, performing and literary arts by providing a venue for concerts, exhibits, gallery shows, lectures, performances and classes for all ages.

http://www.featherstonearts.org

 

Arts & Society
A non-profit and tax exempt organization founded in 1979, provides concerts and concert dramas featuring established living composers as well as emerging talents. Also presents the world’s oldest celebration of James Joyce, Bloomsday, and an annual recital by pianist Russell Sherman.

www.artsandsociety.org

 

Martha's Vineyard Film Society
www.mvfilmsociety.com & www.mvfilmfest.com

The Drum Workshop, Inc.
Multi-faceted, multi-cultural, participatory, hands-on experiences for groups of all ages and abilities.
Rick Bausman, 508-627-3786.

 

Island Community Chorus
Peter Boak, director.
The main goal of the Chorus is to bring quality choral productions to Martha’s Vineyard. Concerts have included major works by Handel, Rutter, Poulenc, and Vaughn Williams; and lighter works from a variety of composers including talented Island musicians. Voluntary dues are $30 twice a year, depending on participation; however, finances should not preclude participation.

For more information contact Mary-Jean Miner at 508.696.8589.
 

Island Theatre Workshop, Inc.
Year-round theater organization offering productions and classes for adults and children (dramas, musicals, & original plays). Branches include The Theatre Guild, the Children’s Theatre, the Apprentice Players, and the Young Director’s Studio.

Contact: Lee Fierro, 508-693-5290

MV Chamber Music Society
The MVCMS is committed to bringing music to Islanders year-round. In addition to their 12-concert summer series, the Society also presents winter concerts and music enrichment programs in the schools and the community at large.
www.mvcms.vineyard.net

 

Vineyard Playhouse
508-693-6300
E-mail: info@vineyardplayhouse.org
M. J. Bruder Munafo, producer and artistic director. Small professional non-profit theater operating year-round. Also offers educational programs for children and adults.

www.vineyardplayhouse.org

The Yard

The Yard supports diverse, contemporary dance-makers and related artists in their creative processes through paid, creative residency, public performance, long term education, and artist driven civic engagement. 

http://www.dancetheyard.org/


Phyllis Vecchia, Creative Dramatics, Inc.
PO Box 1025, VH
508-696-8738.
Creative dramatics program offered in preschools, after-school programs, in-school programs K-5, libraries, birthday parties, scout troops, community centers and summer camps. Also offers programs for children with disabilities and inter-generational work with seniors.

Soul Aesthetics
Co-directors: Tara Bright and Sangeet Grace.
Year-round cultural arts council dedicated to the celebration, promotion, and preservation of the arts within the African Diaspora community on Martha’s Vineyard. Through the expression of the aesthetic, culinary, healing, literary, performing, and visual arts, inspirational stories of the African experience in the Western Hemisphere are told.

Phone: 508-696-9665, e-mail: mvsoul@hotmail.com

The Vineyard Artisans Festivals
508-693-8989
E-mail: artisan02557@yahoo.com
The mission of the Vineyard Artisans Festivals is to promote Island Art and Craft. We have grown from 65 original artisans in 1995, to over 120 today. My commitment is to continue to provide a link between the Island Community and the Arts, providing an opportunity for both new and established artisans to show and sell their work. The Vineyard Craftsmen is a non-profit group that together with the Vineyard Artisans awards scholarships to students at the Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School.

www.vineyardartisans.com

 
 
 
 
Contact Us

P.O. Box 163

Chilmark, MA 02535

 

508-696-5304

ytf.jamie@gmail.com

ytf.theresa@gmail.com

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