• Antiques and Design Show of Nantucket

    Thursday, July 30, the 2015 Antiques and Design Show of Nantucket kicks off with a festive Opening Night Party underneath the grand white tent at Bartlett’s Farm. Guests will dance the night away while enjoying delectable cocktails and delicious nibbles, and get a sneak-peek at an impressive array of fine …

    Nantucket Antiques & Design Show
  • nabe, A Fresh, New Dining Experience

    Just about two weeks ago, the doors opened to a fresh, new dining experience downtown on Nantucket Harbor called nabe. Slang for neighborhood in English and in Japanese the name of a communal cooking dish used in a popular preparation, nabe is the perfect name for this establishment that manages …

    nabe | Nantucket Restaurant
  • The Moth on Nantucket Returns

    n the first of its kind collaboration on Nantucket, Nantucket Arts Council with Theatre Workshop of Nantucket and White Heron Theatre Company bring “The Moth Mainstage” storytelling back to the island on Tuesday, August 4, at Nantucket’s Unitarian Church, at 8 p.m. Doors open no later than 7:30. The Moth …

    The Moth Radio Hour
  • Leaving the Crowds Behind

    ~ by Robert P. Barsanti ~ I think we forget how little land Nantucket actually has. If you nibble the sandy, pointy ends off, the island stretches barely fifteen miles across and four miles. Further, the island’s streets, sidewalks, and stores aren’t designed for the 60,000 people that move into …

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  • Monster from the Deep – Snapping Turtles

    ~ by Dr. Sarah D. Oktay, Director, University of Massachusetts Nantucket Field Station ~ Last week I went with some of my high school interns to do water sampling at the small bridge located in Madaket at the intersection of South Cambridge Street, Red Barn Road, and Massasoit Bridge Road …

    Snapping Turtle Nantucket
Nantucket Garden Club Annual House and Garden Tour

Private Gardens Open for a Day

~ by Abigail Terres ~ When visitors round the bend of Brant Point Lighthouse, beginning their trip to Nantucket in August, there is no escaping the sweet smell of privet that is cast over the island. Daffodils, hydrangeas, privet, and more are natives to this island and in many opinions, …

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A Conversation with Sergei Khrushchev

The John F. Kennedy Hyannis Museum and Nantucket’s Dreamland Film & Performing Arts Center will present “Remembering the Sixties” with acclaimed historian Dr. Sergei Khrushchev on August 5, 2015. Sergei was a teenager when his father succeeded Josef Stalin to become first secretary of the Communist Party of the Soviet …

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A Special Happy Hour for Women

Boston IVF, the first Massachusetts egg freezing center to assist in a frozen egg pregnancy and birth, will host an educational “Happy …

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Get Fit on the Beach

This week and next, you can get fit with fitness expert Tom Holland in the fresh morning air of Jetties Beach. Each …

Phillip Bloom Gallery

An Exploration of What Is To Come

Artists Halsey Hathaway, Alexander T. Oleksyn, and Rebecca Ward explore “Future Perfect” in a new group exhibit in the Philip Bloom Gallery …

The Moth Radio Hour

The Moth on Nantucket Returns

n the first of its kind collaboration on Nantucket, Nantucket Arts Council with Theatre Workshop of Nantucket and White Heron Theatre Company …

fishingalone

Leaving the Crowds Behind

~ by Robert P. Barsanti ~ I think we forget how little land Nantucket actually has. If you nibble the sandy, pointy …

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Limerick Challenge

This series of limericks first appeared in a June 14, 1924 edition of a Nantucket newspaper. It all began when the Princeton …