On Chappy: March 30

The next Chappaquiddick Community Center potluck will be hosted by Leslie Floyd and Ken Bettencourt on Wednesday April 4.

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On Chappy: March 23
Here we go again. By the time that you read this column, the northeaster of the week will be just the latest in a string of wild winter gales to batter the Islands. You would think that by now everything that could be broken is already broken. Just as the electricity gets completely restored another snow storm comes along with high winds and heavy sticky snow. There are still plenty of fallen trees along the roadsides.
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On Chappy: March 16
The next Chappy Community Center potluck dinner will be hosted by Marvene and Bob O’Rourke on Wednesday evening, March 21.
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On Chappy: March 9
March certainly came in like a lion. Big winds pushing big tides have been gnawing away at the shores of both islands.
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On Chappy: March 3

The next Chappy Community Center potluck dinner will be hosted by Leslie Floyd on Wednesday evening, March 7. Appetizers and conversation from 6 to 6:30. Dinner and dessert from 6:30 to 8. Please bring a dish of your choice to serve six. There always seems to be a well-rounded feast. A few decades back the potlucks were often attended by only a dozen people in the dead of winter. At least a couple of times we all brought desserts. As the cake, brownies and ice cream disappeared, the kids got more rambunctious and the adult conversation became more animated and sincere.

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On Chappy: Feb. 23
Parkland, Fla. sure seems like a long way away. Most places and events seem to be a safe distance away from Martha’s Vineyard. Chapppaquiddick feels even more remote from what we often refer to as the real world.
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On Chappy: Feb. 16
The next Chappy Community Center potluck dinner will be hosted by Joanne and Bill Brine on Wednesday evening Feb. 21.
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On Chappy: Feb. 9
A memorial service for Edo Potter is tentatively planned for Saturday, June 2.
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On Chappy: Feb. 2
The next winter art workshop with the artist Elizabeth Whelan will take place on Thursday, Feb. 8 from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.
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On Chappy: Jan. 26
Next time you go out for a drive and you have a few spare moments, I have a suggestion for something for you to see.
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