Today is Martin Luther King Jr. Day!
1. The FARM Institue will host an MLK Day of Service this morning from 9:00 am - 12:00 pm. Help with morning chores and farm projects. Take part in sorting through recyclables and reusable pieces and parts in the "back 40." Those interested should sign-up online, here: volunteersignup.org/WD8C3.
2. Head over to the First Baptist Church and Parish House in Vineyard Haven to celebrate the memory of MLK Jr. and his 84th Birthday with a celebration Breakfast. Eric V. Grey, former CFO of The American Baptist Churches of Massachusetts will be the guest speaker. $5 suggested donation. Breakfast reservations are recommended, call (508)693-1539 to reserve a spot.
3. The Old Whaling Church is hosting the Edgartown Community Supper tonight in the Bayles Room. Dinner will be salad, bread, soup, a main entree, dessert & beverage. Free-will offering is encouraged but not expected. Call 508-693-4424 for more information. 5:00 pm
4.The Chilmark Community Center and the Martha's Vineyard Democrats will host an Inaugural Ball tonight to celebrate the re-election of President Barack Obama. Johnny Hoy and the Blue Fish will be playing music all night and potluck hors d'oeuvres will round out the celebration. Cost is $10. 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm.
5. Bingo at the American Legion Post 257 in Vineyard Haven. A Vineyard Winter just isn’t a Vineyard Winter without weekly Bingo. Call 508-693-9257 for more information. 7:30 pm.