OBOI Calendar of Events

MONDAY MARCH 13 – SATURDAY, MARCH 18  
Drop-in Origami Elephant Project
African Meeting House (29 York St.)
Nantucket Artists’ Association Visual Arts Center
(24 Amelia Dr.)
Nantucket Atheneum
(1 India St.)
Nantucket Community School
(56 Center St.)
Salt Marsh Senior Center
(83 Washington St. Ext.)

Come visit one of these OBOI sponsors and make a set of Origami elephants – one to keep and one to add to the elephant display.

FRIDAY, MARCH 10 
Artists Association Exhibit Opening    5 to 7 pm
“Spirit of the East: Cultures Seen Through Spirituality and Wildlife”
(On display March 8 – 16)

SATURDAY, MARCH 11
Artists Association Talk     10 – 11 am
“Eastern Influences”
Artists Association Origami Demonstration     11  am – 12 pm
Instructor: Shelley Dresser
Johnson Gallery
19 Washington St.

MONDAY, MARCH 13
Author Presentation: Vicki Constantine Croke, Elephant Company  5:30 pm
The author of this year’s OBOI selection discusses her work.
Nantucket Atheneum Great Hall
1 India Street

TUESDAY, MARCH 14 – Rescheduled (see below)
Film: Born To Be Wild 
Rescheduled to Sunday March 19th Finale at NHA 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 15 – Rescheduled (see below)
Elephant Presentation: Dr. Joshua Plotnik

President of Think Elephants International
Rescheduled to Wednesday March 22nd 5:30 pm
Nantucket Atheneum Great Hall, 1 India St.

THURSDAY, MARCH 16
Book Discussion With Molly Anderson   10 am
Sherburne Commons Living Room, 21 South Shore Rd.

Book Discussion With Molly Anderson   5:30 pm
Nantucket Atheneum Great Hall, 1 India St.

SATURDAY, MARCH 18
Elephant Cookie Baking & Decorating   10 – 11:30 am
for children 5 to 10 and their parents.
Culinary Center, 22 Federal St.
Registration required.

Children’s Film: “Horton Hears A Who”   2 – 3:30 pm
Nantucket Atheneum Great Hall, 1 India Street.

SUNDAY, MARCH 19
Finale and Closing Celebration 5 to 7 pm
Join us for the last OBOI event and feast on cuisine from different cultures, music and origami displays.  Now includes Film: Born To Be Wild 
Nantucket Historical Association Whaling Museum
15 Broad St.

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 22nd
Elephant Presentation: Dr. Joshua Plotnik 5:30 pm
President of Think Elephants International
Rescheduled to Wednesday March 22nd 5:30 pm
Nantucket Atheneum Great Hall, 1 India St.