ACE MV hosts its annual Course Sampling Fair on Wednesday, Oct. 1, from 5 to 6:30 p.m. at the Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School. The fair offers a chance to meet instructors and sign up for any of the 36 courses featured this fall.

If you miss the fair on Wednesday, there is another chance to sign up for instruction on everything from writing to piano to Thai cooking at the Living Locally Harvest Festival on Saturday, Oct. 4, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Agricultural Hall in West Tisbury. For more information and to peek at the class offerings ahead of time, visit