59 School Street, Box 1310, Edgartown MA 02539 - 508.627.4441
Martha's Vineyard Museum MV Museum

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Guess Who's Coming to DinnerGuess Who's Coming to Dinner (1967)

Wednesday, January 28, 2015
7:30pm
MV Film Center (79 Beach Road, Vineyard Haven)

In conjunction with the ongoing exhibit Sea Change: Martha's Vineyard in the 1960s, join us for the next installment in this four part 1960s film series. Meet Matt and Christina Drayton, a couple whose attitudes are challenged when their daughter brings home a fiancé who is black. Historian and movie buff A. Bowdoin Van Riper will talk about how the film fits in the context of the decade.

Members $12/ Non-members $15.



Oak Bluffs PortraitsExhibit Opening: Oak Bluffs Portraits - As Time Goes By

Friday, January 30, 2015
5-7pm
Museum Galleries

During this past autumn and early winter, Chris Baer's photography students staked out the nooks and crannies of downtown Oak Bluffs climbing walls, crawling down alleys, and accosting strangers in an attempt to recreate archival photos of Oak Bluffs that they studied in the Museum Library. This exhibit reveals a number of different themes involving people and places as the students explored the archives and photographed Islanders.

Free and open to all.


drstrangeloveDr. Strangelove (1964)

Wednesday, February 11, 2015
7:30pm
MV Film Center (79 Beach Road, Vineyard Haven)

In conjunction with the ongoing exhibit Sea Change: MV in the 1960s, join us for the first in this four part 1960s film series. See this British-American black comedy film directed, produced, and co-written by Stanley Kubrick that satirizes the nuclear bomb scare. Historian and movie buff A. Bowdoin Van Riper will talk about how the film in the context of the decade.

Members $12/ Non-members $15.