West Tisbury Public Library
West Tisbury Free Public Library
APRIL 24, 2014

Program & Events

Venture Forth Tender Souls…. Read an original poem or a poem by someone else or just listen.


The West Tisbury Library Community Poetry Reading

Sunday, April 13th @ 3:30pm
at the
NEW West Tisbury Library
Free & open to the public.
Refreshments served.



Our annual book sale this year will be from Friday, August 1, to Monday, August 4 (a few days later than usual). If you would like to donate books, please drop them off in the shed in front of the West Tisbury School on Old County Road. Facing opposite the main entrance, the book shed is just across the road to your right. For more information call 508-693-3366.



The West Tisbury Library presents:
Story time with Mother Goose on the loose*

* Mother Goose has flown south for a while to escape
the cold but she will return soon to roost in her new
nest in the new West Tisbury Library.
Watch for her.

Please call 508-693-3366 for more information.


Knitters on the Move

While the new Library is under construction, the Monday evening knitters' group will temporarily meet at Howes House on State Road across from Alley's General Store.
Not at the temporary Library.
The times are the same, Mondays from 7 to 9 pm. All ages and skill levels are welcome. Bring your latest knitting or crochet project and share your favorite yarns. You'll be "in stitches."


West Tisbury Free Public Library Groundbreaking Ceremony
Photos HERE

Childrens’ Groundbreaking Ceremony
Photos HERE


See the pictures of
Halloween's past.
This year coming soon!
Even Totoro was there!
See the Photos HERE
See the YouTube Video HERE


The World of the
Troubadours and Trobairitz

in poem, song, and music
Progamme I HERE
Progamme II HERE
Progamme III HERE

For more information, call the Library at 508-693-3366
All events are free with refreshments served.

Ongoing Programs

10:30 am
Mother Goose will return soon to roost in her new Library.
"Mother Goose
on the Loose"

For Infants and Toddlers
(6 months to 3 years)

• "In Stitches" Knitting

Every Monday
7 to 9 pm
Join the Monday night
knitting circle.

Now at Howes House.
All ages are welcome!

The library presents special programs and events, both cultural and fun.

Besides frequent lectures and guest speakers, this winter features a special concerts series.

Weekly events include our Monday movie night, our Drop-in Stitch and Knit Group, family film nights during the summer, and monthly jazz concerts on Friday afternoons. Join us too for our annual Family Fun Days, every Halloween and Groundhog Day, as well as our Holiday Party at the end of the year. Our other events include ongoing book clubs, community poetry readings, seasonal nature walks on our beautiful grounds, and musical performances featuring local musicians.

Please visit our Photo Gallery of events in the past.

Halloween Party 2008
Ghosts & Geishas,
Cowboys & Clowns

Winter Concert Series 2008
Willy Mason


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West Tisbury Free Public Library
1042A State Road
West Tisbury, MA

Mailing Address:
1042 State Road
Vineyard Haven, MA 02568

Phone: (508) 693-3366
Fax: (508) 696-0130