Throughout its long history, Nantucket Island has produced no dearth of strong, influential women, some of whom came to influence the Nantucket Atheneum in fortunate ways.
The Artists’ Association of Nantucket and the Nantucket Atheneum present a one year community-based stitching and textile project inspired by life on Nantucket.
Tues., Jan. 23 5:30 – 7:30 pm
Tues., Feb. 6 5:30 – 7:30 pm
The Literacy Volunteers of the Atheneum offer free conversational English classes for beginner, intermediate and advanced speakers.
Thursdays at 6 pm.
Atheneum Lower Level
Call 508-228-1110 ext. 113 for information
2017 Geschke Lecture Series
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Nantucket Housing Issues
The island has an undeniable shortage of affordably priced housing for a large number of people who work on Nantucket. Browse our resources and materials for locating, renting, or buying an affordable home.
Due to the remote nature of living on an island, transportation is a necessary part of Nantucket living. Learn more about Nantucket transportation options, transportation legislation and community news as they become available.
While Nantucket is surrounded by water, the protection and proper handling of vital water resources are essential for our community to thrive. Learn more about Nantucket water suppliers, protection agencies, town sewers, and materials on how to protect local water resources.