|All events are free and open to the public - details are available at the library website calendar
2016 Summer Lecture Series - Save The Date
•Wed. June 15, 5pm, From England to Martha's
Vineyard - A New Beginning with
architectural historian Jonathan Scott.
•Wed. June 22, 5pm, Jane Dreeban talks about her book The Urge To Create:
Vineyard Portraits. The Event will feature Chilmark artists who are featured in the book.
•Wed. June 29, 5pm, Mache
Seibel, MD, discuses his book The Estrogen Window, balancing female hormones through menopause and beyond.
•Wed. July 6, 5pm, The Jim Thomas Spirituals Choir
presents The US Slave Song Project.
•Wed. July 13, 5pm, Rebecca Gordon discusses her new book, American Nuremberg, on the prosecution of post
9/11 war crimes.
•Wed. July 20, 5pm, John Zeizel, author of I'm Still Here: A
New Philosophy of Alzheimer's Care, presents Hopeful Aging with
Dementia: Making a Difference.
•Wed. July 27, 5pm, Chilmark
Shellfish Constable Isaiah Scheffer will talk about eel
grass restoration projects in Menemsha Pond and Quitsa Pond.
•Wed. August 3, 5pm, Cultural anthropologist Rick Shweder will speak about a proposal
before the American Anthropological Association to boycott Israeli universities.
•Wed. August 10, 5pm, Anna
Mia Davidson will speak about her new
book Cuba: Black and White.
Wed. August 17th, 5pm, Holly Bellebuono talks about her new book, The Healing Kitchen: Cooking with Nourishing Herbs for Health, Wellness and Vitality.
Wed. August 24th, Dr. Peter Kramer will discuss his latest book, Ordinary Well: A Case for Antidepressants.
Wed. August 31, 5 pm,
Harvard Law Professor Alan Dershowitz takes on national politics in his new
book Electile Dysfunction.
• Free Blood Pressure Clinics. The Visiting Nurse Association will be holding walk-in blood pressure clinics in the Chilmark Public Library conference room. They will be held at the same time: 12:30-1:30 p.m. the THIRD Wednesday of every month. No appointment necessary.
• April Poetry Month Readings at the Library!
Poetry reading at The Chilmark Public Library 2006
April poetry reading at the Chilmark Public Library for Poetry Month. 2009