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Martha's Vineyard Museum MV Museum





Spring 2011:

Museum Gears Up For 4th Annual Lighthouse Challenge May 11, 2011

Museum Shares WWII Veteran's Stories May 8, 2011

Museum Unveils Two New Exhibits April 15, 2011

Museum Hosts Community Forums to get Input and Ideas from Island Residents March 25, 2011

Museum Oral Historian Linsey Lee Hosts Oral History Workshop March 11, 2011

Museum Welcomes Dr. Jacqueline M. Atkins for Lecture on Samplers March 4, 2011

Museum Kicks Off Evening of Discovery Raffle February 7, 2011

Museum Hosts Community Forum in Tisbury February 2, 2011

Museum Releases New World War II Publication to Public February 2, 2011

Museum Welcomes New Development Director Nancy Kelly December 29, 2010

Summer 2011:

Restored Portrait returns to Courthouse; Collaboration with High School to Follow
   September 15, 2011

The Unknown Vineyard Soldiers September 8, 2011

Laura Jernegan Website Receives Accolades September 7, 2011
   Visit the Laura Jernegan: Girl on a Whaleship Website

4th Annual "you can't spell mARTha's vineyard without A-R-T" Party August 31, 2011

10th Annual Children's Memorial Ceremony of Remembrance August 30, 2011

The Civil War Comes to New England: Confederate Raiders by Land and Sea August 26, 2011

Vineyard Women Reveal the Glorious Second Half of Life August 8, 2011

Museum Brings Back Civil War Era Music August 3, 2011

Museum Awards Annual MV Medal
Recipients: Marian Halperin, Francine Kelly, S. Bailey Norton, Jr.

    August 1, 2011

3rd Annual Edgartown Boutique July 29, 2011

Museum Brings Vineyard Community Together to Discuss the Life of Alfred Eisenstaedt
    July 26, 2011

Museum Welcomes John Hough as Part of Civil War Lecture Series July 21, 2011

Museum Opens New Exhibition on the life of Alfred Eisenstaedt July 7, 2011

New Jaws Book Brings Production Designer Joe Alves to Vineyard to Celebrate Launch July 2, 2011

Museum Hosts Vineyard Haven House Tour of William Street Homes June 20, 2011

Museum Kicks Off Summer with Opening Reception June 10, 2011

Gay Head Lighthouse Opens for the Summer with Extended Hours June 10, 2011

Civil War Lecture Series: Lincoln, Grant, and the Vineyard Ferry
    Presented by William McFeely
May 31, 2011

Film Memorializes Heath Hens on Martha's Vineyard May 23, 2011

Autumn 2011:

Museum Hosts Open House at Marine Hospital/St. Pierre School November 10, 2011

Museum Launches World War II Online Oral History Exhibition November 3, 2011
   Those Who Serve: Martha's Vineyard and World War II - Online Oral History Exhibit

The Lion and the Journalist: The Unlikely Friendship of Theodore Roosevelt
   and Joseph Bucklin Bishop
- Author Talk by Chip Bishop
October 31, 2011

Museum Offers Free Admission to Island Residents on Saturdays This Off-Season
   October 27, 2011

Cape Cod's Oldest Shipwreck: The Desperate Crossing of the Sparrow-Hawk -
    Lecture by Mark C. Wilkins
October 24, 2011

Museum Kicks Off "Island Faces" Portrait Contest for Exhibition Next Summer October 20, 2011

Graveyard Symbolism Lecture by Richard Waterhouse September 29, 2011

Out of the Depths: Martha's Vineyard Shipwrecks Exhibit Opens to Public September 22, 2011

Winter 2011:

Museum Hosts Agricultural Fair Photo Ccolelction Days to Help With New Book December 22, 2011

Tony Horwitz Presents New Book in Conjunction with Museum Civil War Exhibit December 2, 2011