Maine singer/songwriter Lisa Redfern brings her blend of blues, folk and roots music to Nantucket for a Fri., May 27 concert at 7 pm. Free admission.
2016 Nantucket Atheneum Dance Festival
Join us for a week of spectacular dance-related events. The festival finishes with two spectacular evening performances on July 22 and July 23. Visit the webpage for details.
Class: Myths, Dragons & The Stars
Don Cerow offers a six week class that looks at how pagan cultures tracked both the planets and seasons. Tuesdays at 5:30 pm May 17 - June 21. Free admission.
Hoopla Streaming Service
You can stream movies, music and books on the Hoopla service for free. All you need is an Atheneum library card.
Literacy Volunteers Tutor Workshop June 2
The Literacy Volunteers of the Atheneum program offers one-on-one tutoring and classes for those wishing to learn or improve their English. Anyone interested in becoming a tutor is invited to an orientation session June 2 at 4:30 pm. Please call 508-228-1110 ext.113 for info.
Nantucket Book Festival
The 2016 Nantucket Book Festival will be held June 17,18 & 19. There is an exciting schedule of authors and events, check the website for information.
Ramp Up Your Skills With Lynda.com
Lynda.com is an online training resource for professionals. It offers more than 3,000 courses on ways to learn new skills and keep up with ever-changing digital technologies. Free access to Lynda.com training videos is available through the Atheneum website. You will need a library card and library card PIN number.
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Financial support of the Nantucket Atheneum is a responsibility shared by the town and the community. Every year, the Atheneum must raise over 60 percent of its operating budget from individual and foundation support. Please support our efforts.
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Featured List: Memorial Day
The Atheneum earned a 4-star Charity Navigator ratingâ€” the highest an organization can receive!