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Thank you Peter Kramer

Peter Kramer Thank you Peter Kramer and Sherm and Susie Goldstein for a delightful and informative Speakeasy. The WTLF began this season’s Speakeasy Series last night at the lovely home of Susie and Sherm Goldstein.  Thirty five guests listened… Read More

Thank you Geraldine Brooks

West Tisbury Library Foundation presents an Evening with Geraldine Brooks from West Tisbury Library Foundation on Vimeo. Scenes from the first Speakeasy of the season, an evening with Geraldine Brooks. Ms Brooks read from her soon to be published “The Secret Chord.” This… Read More

An evening with Geraldine Brooks

photograph by  Randi Baird Author and West Tisbury resident, Geraldine Brooks, will participate in a Speakeasy Series on Wednesday, April 8th at State Road Restaurant to benefit the West Tisbury Library Foundation. Brooks will provide a sneak preview of… Read More

Last Speakeasy of the year…

  Thank you John Hough, Jr. for a wonderful book talk on “Little Bighorn” at last night’s West Tisbury Library Foundation’s last Speakeasy of the season. To Mary and Jackson Kenworth (owners of State Road Restaurant) for providing… Read More

SPEAKEASY: The West Tisbury Library Foundation presents an evening with author John Hough Jr.

John Hough, Jr. will participate in a Speakeasy series evening on Tuesday, Oct. 28th, at State Road Restaurant to benefit the West Tisbury Library Foundation. Hough’s books include, The Last Summer, and Seen the Glory: A Novel of… Read More

Fact Meets Fiction at State Road Speakeasy

by Bill Eville,  Monday, May 19, 2014 The sign outside State Road Restaurant last Wednesday night said Go Bruins. The parking lot was overflowing and yet upon entering there was no hockey to be found. Instead, there was… Read More

Thank you to one and all for a successful evening!

Many thanks to novelist Ward Just ( author of 18 novels, his latest book is “American Romantic,” and  historian Paul Schneider (author of five books including most recently “Old Man River: The Mississippi River in North American History”) for an delightful… Read More

Wednesday’s Speakeasy series featured Schneider and Just

by Tony Omer May 15, 2014 A duet of Island authors performed to a full house at State Road Restaurant Wednesday, May 14, as a benefit for the West Tisbury Library. Ward Just of Vineyard Haven, author of 18 novels,… Read More

SPEAKEASY: Author Richard North Patterson speaks about his Vineyard-based book, Loss of Innocence. Thursday October 3, 2013

New York Times best-selling author Richard North Patterson will speak about his newly released, Vineyard-based book, Loss of Innocence, on Thursday, October 3 in a collaborative event offered by the West Tisbury Library Foundation, Inc. and the Martha’s… Read More

SPEAKEASY: Tuesday, July 30, 2013: Jill Shaw Ruddock

Author Jill Shaw Ruddock will speak at the Martha’s Vineyard Film Center Jill Shaw Ruddock, author of The Second Half of Your Life, will speak on Tuesday, July 30th at 7:30 pm at the Martha’s Vineyard Film Center…. Read More