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Our Nantucket Calendar of Events is the most up-to-date listing of Nantucket special events, island festivals, Nantucket concerts, theater, entertainment, exhibits, lectures, art shows, antiques shows, and all Nantucket activities! The calendar is updated several times a week, year-round.

There are 18 events for Thursday 23rd of February 2017
6:30 AM to 7:50 AM
Public Skating at Nantucket Ice
$5 youth, $8 adult, $5 skate rentals. 508-228-2516. Call for additional skating sessions. 1 Backus Lane.
10:00 AM
Walking Club for Seniors
Organized by Saltmarsh Senior Center and held in the Nantucket Boys & Girls Club. No street shoes: wear walking shoes in the building to help preserve the new floors. Donations welcome.
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Free Winter Walking Club
Organized by Saltmarsh Senior Center and held in the Nantucket Boys & Girls Club. Wear walking shoes in the building to help preserve the floors. Donations welcome.
10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Toddler Time
A 20-25 minute story time for toddlers ages 18-36 months. Free Admission. No reservation required, but program is limited to first 10 toddlers and their caregivers. Tickets available 10 am at the Children's Desk. Atheneum Gallery, 1 India Street.
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Meeting: Young Creatives Co-Working Space
Young Creatives mission is the eco-spiritual, social, and financial development of Gen Y. We do this by organizing events and projects, in community spaces, that allow us to explore our creativity. Held at The Nantucket Atheneum Learning Lab, 1 India Street
11:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Preschool Story Time for Age 3+
Stories & songs for children. Program is limited to first 20 attendees. Tickets available at the Weezie desk when the library opens. Atheneum Gallery, 1 India Street.
11:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Preschool Story Time
Stories, songs and finger plays for children 3 years and older. No reservation required, but program is limited to first 15 attendees. Tickets available at the Weezie desk 30 minutes before start of program. Held at The Nantucket Atheneum Gallery, 1 India Street
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Food for Thought Lecture
Mary Bergman will discuss What's New at the Nantucket Lightship Basket Museum. Held at the Nantucket Whaling Museum, 13 Broad Street. Free Event 508-228-1894
2:30 PM to 3:50 PM
Kids on Ice - Age 4 to Grade 5
Free after school skating. On Thursdays children from age 4 to Fifth Grade are welcome to participate. Show up and Lace up! Nantucket Ice, 10 Backus Lane. 508-228-2516
3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Free Winter Discovery Days
Explore the history of Nantucket, play games, hear stories, and create crafts to take home. The program is free for Nantucket elementary-age children and their families. Children must be accompanied by an adult. every weekday from January 30 to March 31, with the exception of March 10 & 24. The Discovery Room, Whaling Museum, 13 Broad St.
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Live to Love to Live: Teen Workshop
Meetings are open to all teens who experience or have experienced periods of depression, sadness and/or anxiety, the interpretation of which is up to the individual and no one else. This is a safe forum run by teens where all are accepted and none are judged. What is said in our meetings stays in our meetings. Held at the Atheneum Gallery, 1 India Street
4:00 PM
Lamb Take Home Dinner Special
Every Thursday Bartlett's Farm is offering specially priced lamb dinner, hot and ready to take home with 2 sides -- while it lasts. $15.99 per pound. Bartlett's Farm, 33 Bartlett Farm Road.
5:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Teen Advisory Board Meeting
Teens ages 12-18 are welcomed to the Atheneum for some book talk, Teen program ideas, trivia and prizes, and pizza. All are welcome! Contact Ellen at eyoung@nantucketatheneum.org for information and RSVP. Held at The Nantucket Atheneum Great Hall, 1 India Street
6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Astrology at the Corner
Join Suzanne Keating at Mitchell's Book Corner, 54 Main Street for an astrology talk.
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Community at the Corner
Join local Nantucket psychics, astrologists, book clubs & More for these free community events every Thursday night held at Mitchell's Book Corner, 54 Main Street. 508-228-1080
6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
LVA Intermediate / Advanced English Class
Intermediate/Advanced English class for those seeking to improve their English language skills. The Literacy Volunteers of the Atheneum offer a drop-in intermediate/advanced English class every Thursday evening. The class is free, open to all, conducted in English and no preregistration is required. Held at The Atheneum Learning Lab, 1 India Street
6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
LVA Beginner's English
Beginner's English class for those seeking to improve their English language skills. The Literacy Volunteers of the Atheneum offer a drop-in beginner's English class every Thursday evening. The class is free, open to all, conducted in English and no preregistration is required. Held at The Atheneum Gallery, 1 India Street
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Parlor Concert: George W. Russell Jr. & Friends
Presented by inspirational jazz pianist and performer George W. Russell, Jr. This composer and educator is Chair of the Harmony Department at the Berklee College of Music. He comes to Nantucket to share his talents. This workshop is held by Nantucket Music Center in Haddon Hall at 56 Centre Street. $20 (NMC members $15 ). Tickets at 508-228-3352 or nantucketmusiccenter.org
Sunrise: 06:25:15 AM
Sunset: 05:21:56 PM
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2017 Annual Events

April 28-30, Daffodil Festival

May 17-21, Wine Festival

June, Nantucket Preservation Month

June 16-18, Book Festival

June 24-29, Dance Festival

June 21-26, Film Festival

July 4 - Independence Day Downtown Celebration
& Fireworks

July 12-15, Comedy Festival

August 12, Boston Pops

Oct. 7, Cranberry Festival

Dec. 1-3, Stroll Weekend

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