Mary Jane Carpenter shares the history behind five West Chop homes on Saturday, Sept. 13.

On Sunday, Sept. 14, mezzo-soprano Lia Kahler will perform at the Chilmark Community Church. She will perform spirituals, arias and solo works.

Quiet, dignified, powerful, with long lashes depicted in all their delicate detail. A horse from Sable Island comes to life in your dining room.

Ladies and gentlemen, prepare yourselves for the fifth annual Best Fest. Best of what? Best of everything creative, musical and downright groovy.

On Saturday and Sunday, the Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head (Aquinnah) will celebrate its 10th annual Island Pow Wow at the Aquinnah Circle.

All you need to travel the world this week is a seat at the Martha’s Vineyard Film Center for this year’s international film festival.

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Arts Briefs

Two Vineyarders, Chris Fischer and Michael Van Valkenburgh will be sharing the stage Tuesday at the 92Y in New York city.

Ann Smith, the executive director of Featherstone Center for the Arts, was the recipient of the Tourism Award for Martha’s Vineyard.

This weekend the 26th annual Family Planning Art Show transforms the Agricultural Hall into a community art gallery.

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