Junior League Afternoon
Aug
28
12:00 PM12:00

Junior League Afternoon

Junior League If your child is interested in playing competitively, ask us about our competitive Junior League. Our team competes all over the island, playing other tennis teams on Wednesday afternoons. On those Wednesdays when no competitive match is scheduled, there will be a team practice at the Center. While participation is free to CCC members, we ask that participants split the taxi fee.

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The Martha's Vineyard Film Festival Film Series
Aug
21
6:30 PM18:30

The Martha's Vineyard Film Festival Film Series

What began as a simple film screening on Wednesday nights has grown into an evening of world-class films, special guests, free event for kids, & dinner with live music out on the lawn!

6:30 pm Dinner and Music

Sit with friends and family. Enjoy live music and locally-sourced, freshly prepared meals by Jan Buhrman of Kitchen Porch Catering. You can now order dinner online with your movie ticket!

8:00 pm Movie

We work hard to find you the films that reflect the times we live in – and we always hope you’ll stick around to discuss them afterward.

$10 MVFF members, $20 general admission, “Kitchen Sink” members receive 4 free tickets per week.

For tickets and full schedule go to tmvff.org.


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Junior League Afternoon
Aug
21
12:00 PM12:00

Junior League Afternoon

Junior League If your child is interested in playing competitively, ask us about our competitive Junior League. Our team competes all over the island, playing other tennis teams on Wednesday afternoons. On those Wednesdays when no competitive match is scheduled, there will be a team practice at the Center. While participation is free to CCC members, we ask that participants split the taxi fee.

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Bird Walk with Soo Whiting and Friends
Aug
20
8:00 AM08:00

Bird Walk with Soo Whiting and Friends

Bird Walks

Soo Whiting & Friends Tuesdays 8-11am

Join Susan B. Whiting, co-author of Vineyard Birds and Vineyard Birds II, and her friends every Tuesday from July 2 to August 20 for more birding adventures. Meet at the CCC at 8am and carpool from there. Bring binoculars, insect repellent, a hat, and sunscreen. Wear clothing and footwear appropriate for field birding (no flip flops or open toed shoes please).

Free members, $20 non-members.

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Family Slide Show
Aug
16
11:30 AM11:30

Family Slide Show

Slide Show & Snack Bar Raid! August 16th 11:30am-noon

All members and their guests are welcome! Relive the fun-filled days of summer and the CCC adventures of 2019 at the annual slide show. Then, join us as we raid every piece of food left in the snack bar after the show.

Free members and non-members.

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Practice with Emily Phillips
Aug
16
9:15 AM09:15

Practice with Emily Phillips

  • 520 South Road Chilmark, MA, 02535 (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Practice is a challenging, high-energy, and music-driven fitness class that includes cardio (HIIT), mobility, strength, balance, and natural movement. Focus is on breath, alignment, and mindfulness. Emily lives in Edgartown, having moved to the island from Boston where she taught at Equinox, Exhale Spas, and New Balance Headquarters. Emily holds masters degrees in fitness management and in clinical psychology, in addition to numerous fitness certifications. She is an avid hiker and also leads trail classes.

Free “Kitchen Sink” Members, $10 Family and Youth Members, and $20 non-members per class.

 

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Beetlebung Babies
Aug
16
8:15 AM08:15

Beetlebung Babies

Beetlebung Babies Ages 4 and under, for parents and children Wednesdays and Fridays 8:15-9am

This year the CCC is trying something new, a before camp program for our youngest community members and their families! We will meet outside the tennis building (by the playground) to connect with age-appropriate games and songs, coffee, and an opportunity to get to know other CCC families.

Free members and non-members.

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Garden Hour with Island Grown Schools
Aug
15
11:00 AM11:00

Garden Hour with Island Grown Schools

Garden Hour

Island Grown Schools Thursdays, 11am-noon

Island Grown Schools is happy to be returning again to the CCC this summer! The coordinators will lead our kids in a variety of activities that connect them to where their food comes from. They will plant and harvest vegetables, and even get to taste their efforts!

Island Grown Schools is Martha’s Vineyard’s Farm-to-School Program. IGS brings garden-based learning, healthy, locally grown food, and hands-on farm experiences to almost every school-aged child in our community. They work with all seven public schools on the island, many preschools, and several home daycare providers, serving more than 2,500 students. They have installed and helped to maintain 15 school gardens, and lead more than 1,000 classroom lessons and 80 farm field trips each year. Free members.

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Yoga with Sherry Sidoti
Aug
15
9:15 AM09:15

Yoga with Sherry Sidoti

  • 520 South Road Chilmark, MA, 02535 United States (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Sherry’s vision is to provide a warm and welcoming environment for the teachings of yoga to find us in our everyday lives. Sherry is a true sharer, she moves people to move out of their comfort zones and into the fire for healing. She does so with the heart of a warrior, and the touch of the mother. She believes greatly in the ancient teachings of yoga and how they seamlessly apply to modern living, our relationships and everyday life, and that the science of yoga in its fullness is a sacred path for healing, harmony and balance. She helps us realize this by exercising the yoga teachings within our physical, mental, emotional, intuitive and spiritual bodies in every practice.

Free “Kitchen Sink” Members, $10 Family and Youth Members, and $20 non-members per class.

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The Martha's Vineyard Film Festival Film Series
Aug
14
6:30 PM18:30

The Martha's Vineyard Film Festival Film Series

What began as a simple film screening on Wednesday nights has grown into an evening of world-class films, special guests, free event for kids, & dinner with live music out on the lawn!

6:30 pm Dinner and Music

Sit with friends and family. Enjoy live music and locally-sourced, freshly prepared meals by Jan Buhrman of Kitchen Porch Catering. You can now order dinner online with your movie ticket!

8:00 pm Movie

We work hard to find you the films that reflect the times we live in – and we always hope you’ll stick around to discuss them afterward.

$10 MVFF members, $20 general admission, “Kitchen Sink” members receive 4 free tickets per week.

For tickets and full schedule go to tmvff.org.


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Cinema Circus
Aug
14
5:00 PM17:00

Cinema Circus

CINEMA CIRCUS!

FREE

Join us under the big top for another summer of circus fun for the whole family! The Ringmaster, Rory the Lion, and Ellie the Elephant invite you to enjoy filmmaking activities, storytelling, and the best short children's’ films from around the world.

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Soccer Clinics
Aug
14
1:00 PM13:00

Soccer Clinics

Kieran O’Connor & Friends Wednesdays July 3rd-August 14th 1-2pm

In addition to our beloved tennis clinics and new basketball clinics, we are also adding soccer clinics every Wednesday afternoon this summer. Learn the basics of the game, practice drills, and hone your advanced skills. Various experience levels and all ages are welcome to work on their game, or just have fun with their friends.

$10 members and $20 non-members.

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Junior League Afternoon
Aug
14
12:00 PM12:00

Junior League Afternoon

Junior League If your child is interested in playing competitively, ask us about our competitive Junior League. Our team competes all over the island, playing other tennis teams on Wednesday afternoons. On those Wednesdays when no competitive match is scheduled, there will be a team practice at the Center. While participation is free to CCC members, we ask that participants split the taxi fee.

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Dramatic Arts Play and Create
Aug
14
9:30 AM09:30

Dramatic Arts Play and Create

Brian Ditchfield & Brooke Hardman Wednesdays 9:30-10:30am PLAY & 10:30-11:30am CREATE

Join skilled actors and filmmakers, Brooke and Brian, as they lead kids through an exploration of theatre and film. 9:30-10:30am DROP IN to play and experiment with theatre games and hands-on filmmaking.

10:30-11:30am SIGN UP to create a short film or play. You will act and shoot scripted and unscripted pieces. Your work may even be shared at the MV Film Festival’s Cinema Circus! Free members.

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Practice with Emily Phillips
Aug
14
9:15 AM09:15

Practice with Emily Phillips

  • 520 South Road Chilmark, MA, 02535 (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Practice is a challenging, high-energy, and music-driven fitness class that includes cardio (HIIT), mobility, strength, balance, and natural movement. Focus is on breath, alignment, and mindfulness. Emily lives in Edgartown, having moved to the island from Boston where she taught at Equinox, Exhale Spas, and New Balance Headquarters. Emily holds masters degrees in fitness management and in clinical psychology, in addition to numerous fitness certifications. She is an avid hiker and also leads trail classes.

Free “Kitchen Sink” Members, $10 Family and Youth Members, and $20 non-members per class.

 

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Beetlebung Babies
Aug
14
8:15 AM08:15

Beetlebung Babies

Beetlebung Babies Ages 4 and under, for parents and children Wednesdays and Fridays 8:15-9am

This year the CCC is trying something new, a before camp program for our youngest community members and their families! We will meet outside the tennis building (by the playground) to connect with age-appropriate games and songs, coffee, and an opportunity to get to know other CCC families.

Free members and non-members.

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MV Chamber Music Society Concert
Aug
13
7:30 PM19:30

MV Chamber Music Society Concert

Martha’s Vineyard Chamber Music Society 2019 Summer Concerts

Tuesday July 23rd & August 13th 7:30pm Tuesday July 23rd & August 13th 7:30pm

The Community Center is happy to welcome the Martha’s Vineyard Chamber Music Society

The Community Center is happy to welcome the Martha’s Vineyard Chamber Music Society back for their 49th Summer Concert Festival. Under the direction of Delores Stevens, the MVCMS will present a series of two Tuesday evening concerts, with an additional concert presented by the CCC’s own Natalie Lurie on August 6th. August 13th: Verona Quartet: Beethoven, Szymanoski, & Ravel.

For tickets and full schedule go to mvcms.org or at the door. Doors open at 7pm.

Prices are $40. Students are always free with valid ID.


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Kayak & Paddleboard Adventure Island Spirit Kayak
Aug
13
9:30 AM09:30

Kayak & Paddleboard Adventure Island Spirit Kayak

Kayak & Paddleboard Adventure Island Spirit Kayak Friday, July 12th & Tuesday, August 13th 9:30-11:30am

CCC Members are invited to join Island Spirit Kayak on the water for a kayak and paddleboard fun day! They have all of the equipment so you just need to bring your sense of adventure (and a swimsuit, towel, sunscreen, and long-sleeved shirt). This is the perfect activity to do with the entire family. Check out the events page on our website for the registration link. Meet on the water in front of the Homeport Restaurant in Menemsha.

$45 members.

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Yoga with Sherry Sidoti
Aug
13
9:15 AM09:15

Yoga with Sherry Sidoti

  • 520 South Road Chilmark, MA, 02535 United States (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Sherry’s vision is to provide a warm and welcoming environment for the teachings of yoga to find us in our everyday lives. Sherry is a true sharer, she moves people to move out of their comfort zones and into the fire for healing. She does so with the heart of a warrior, and the touch of the mother. She believes greatly in the ancient teachings of yoga and how they seamlessly apply to modern living, our relationships and everyday life, and that the science of yoga in its fullness is a sacred path for healing, harmony and balance. She helps us realize this by exercising the yoga teachings within our physical, mental, emotional, intuitive and spiritual bodies in every practice.

Free “Kitchen Sink” Members, $10 Family and Youth Members, and $20 non-members per class.

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Bird Walk with Soo Whiting and Friends
Aug
13
8:00 AM08:00

Bird Walk with Soo Whiting and Friends

Bird Walks

Soo Whiting & Friends Tuesdays 8-11am

Join Susan B. Whiting, co-author of Vineyard Birds and Vineyard Birds II, and her friends every Tuesday from July 2 to August 20 for more birding adventures. Meet at the CCC at 8am and carpool from there. Bring binoculars, insect repellent, a hat, and sunscreen. Wear clothing and footwear appropriate for field birding (no flip flops or open toed shoes please).

Free members, $20 non-members.

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Nature Adventures with Felix Neck
Aug
12
10:15 PM22:15

Nature Adventures with Felix Neck

Nature & Animals Felix Neck Mondays, Playschool 10:15-11am & 6-14s 11-11:45am

Learn about the lives of Vineyard reptiles with visiting naturalists from Felix Neck. Using live animals, specimens, and pictures, we will look at reptile biology up close and learn to be comfortable around these amazing creatures! Free members and $10 non-members.


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WMVY Dance Party
Aug
12
5:00 PM17:00

WMVY Dance Party

WMVY Friday, July 5th & Monday, August 12th 5-6:30pm

We are excited to welcome WMVY back after the amazing all-ages Dance Party they hosted at the CCC last summer. Bring the entire family, your dancing shoes, and be ready to have a blast!

Free members and non-members.


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Basketball Clinic
Aug
12
1:00 PM13:00

Basketball Clinic

Basketball Clinics

James Mortimer & Friends Mondays & Fridays July 1st-August 12th 1-2pm

Join us this summer for another amazing new program. Every Monday and Friday we will conduct an action packed hour of basketball basics, and advanced skill-work. Various experience levels and ages 7+ are welcome to work on their game, or just have fun on the court with us.

$10 members and $20 non-members.

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Practice with Emily Phillips
Aug
12
9:15 AM09:15

Practice with Emily Phillips

  • 520 South Road Chilmark, MA, 02535 (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Practice is a challenging, high-energy, and music-driven fitness class that includes cardio (HIIT), mobility, strength, balance, and natural movement. Focus is on breath, alignment, and mindfulness. Emily lives in Edgartown, having moved to the island from Boston where she taught at Equinox, Exhale Spas, and New Balance Headquarters. Emily holds masters degrees in fitness management and in clinical psychology, in addition to numerous fitness certifications. She is an avid hiker and also leads trail classes.

Free “Kitchen Sink” Members, $10 Family and Youth Members, and $20 non-members per class.

 

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Chilmark Road Race
Aug
10
10:30 AM10:30

Chilmark Road Race

Chilmark Road Race

August 10th 10:30am-noon

Since 1978, the Chilmark Road Race (5K) has been run along beautiful but oh-so-hilly Middle Road. Proceeds from the race are donated to the Town Affairs Council to assist in the operations of the Chilmark Community Center. The Chilmark Road Race occurs on the second Saturday of August. The 2019 Chilmark Road Race will be held on Saturday, August 10th.

Registration Information For further information (including previous results) and to enter online, go to www. runsignup/chilmark. REGISTRATION is ONLY ONLINE. Registration opens at 8am, July 1st. Entry is limited to 1600 runners. Please enter early! Pre-registration is required and fills up quickly. LAST YEAR REGISTRATION CLOSED ON JULY 14TH!

Volunteer The Road Race could not occur if it were not for the numerous volunteers who help with everything from parking to handing out water. If you are interested in volunteering for the Chilmark Road Race, call the Center at (508) 645-9484 in early August. All volunteers get a free shirt.

Thanks! The Community Center would like to thank Hugh Weisman, the founder of the Chilmark Road Race, for the countless hours that he and his family dedicate annually to the organization of the Run-for-the-Lobster. The Road Race is one of the highlights of every Chilmark summer and an invaluable fundraiser for the Center.

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Beetlebung Babies
Aug
9
8:15 PM20:15

Beetlebung Babies

Beetlebung Babies Ages 4 and under, for parents and children Wednesdays and Fridays 8:15-9am

This year the CCC is trying something new, a before camp program for our youngest community members and their families! We will meet outside the tennis building (by the playground) to connect with age-appropriate games and songs, coffee, and an opportunity to get to know other CCC families.

Free members and non-members.

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Basketball Clinic
Aug
9
1:00 PM13:00

Basketball Clinic

Basketball Clinics

James Mortimer & Friends Mondays & Fridays July 1st-August 12th 1-2pm

Join us this summer for another amazing new program. Every Monday and Friday we will conduct an action packed hour of basketball basics, and advanced skill-work. Various experience levels and ages 7+ are welcome to work on their game, or just have fun on the court with us.

$10 members and $20 non-members.

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