Category Archives: MV historical collection

Biographies, MV Hurricanes, Fishing Derby, and more!

Come to the Library and see our latest and greatest Library & Book Displays:

Visit our “Who’s Life Is It Anyway?” Book Display and find Library materials concerning the lives of fascinating people!

Or take a look at our “Hurricanes & Martha’s Vineyard” exhibit to learn more about some of the powerful storms that have affected the Island’s people, towns, and landscape over the years! There is more information in the Reference Department that will help you and your family prepare for future hurricanes and natural disasters.

It is also the season for the annual Fishing Derby, the Library staff has created a display of related materials along with some brief information about the Derby.

Finally, don’t forget about Banned Books Week! There are bookmarks and information packets near the Library’s Catalog Computers and in the Reference Department. Celebrate your freedom to read today!

New Photography Book Displays!


Have you seen our new photography books displays yet? Downstairs there are books about digital photography, famous photographers, photograph collections, and much more that you can browse, check out and take home if you would like.

Upstairs there are some wonderful photography books and old photographs (1870-1888) from our Martha’s Vineyard Historical Collection on display for your viewing pleasure!