Etiquette Boot Camp for Kids!
Do you wish your child would partake in a conversation at the dinner table instead of "bonding" with their cell phone or playing games on their iPad? The Etiquette Boot Camp for ages 7-12 will prepare your child for the next family dinner, social gathering, or formal event. Participants will learn how to start and maintain conversations with adults and peers, how to introduce themselves, when to interrupt, and much more. Do you struggle with teaching your child table manners? Participants will learn how to set the table, use their napkin, pass food, and use utensils the European and American way. The 4-hour program is interactive, thought-provoking and fun, and will target the specific social challenges affecting today’s youth: Basic Manners, Conversation Skills, and Table Manners.
When: Sep 1, 2016 9am in West Tisbury, MA
Etiquette Boot Camp for Teens!
Do you wish your young adult would partake in a conversation at the dinner table instead of "bonding" with their cell phones or playing games on their iPad? This 4-hour class will prepare your young adult for the next family dinner or social gathering. Participants will learn how to start and maintain conversations with adults and peers as well as how to introduce themselves, when to interrupt, how to knock when entering a room, and much more. We will help reinforce your young adult’s basic etiquette, conversation techniques, and table manners in a fun setting with their peers. Participants will learn how to set the table, use their napkin, pass food, and use utensils the European and American way. The program will cover the following etiquette topics: Conversation Skills, Table Manners, Interview Etiquette and Cell Phone & Social Media Etiquette. Give your child the gift of manners this year! A gift that will last a lifetime. For more information visit theetiquetteacademy.org!
When: Sep 1, 2016 2pm in West Tisbury, MA
9th Annual Martha's Vineyard Food & Wine Festival - Fresh off the Farm
A delicious, community gathering and weekend kick-off featuring Island farms and chefs with sustainable, family-run vineyards with music from our favorite Vineyard band: Good Night Louise. As local and fresh as it gets! The evening’s proceeds will benefit Island Grown Schools and the Agricultural Society’s Farmer Program. In addition a ticket to the Fresh off the Farm event includes a complimentary annual subscription to Martha's Vineyard Magazine. Since 1985, Martha’s Vineyard Magazine has been the Island’s premier lifestyle publication, offering an insider’s guide to the history, culture, activities and experiences that keep visitors coming back to the Vineyard. Known for its crisp writing, in-depth features and stunning photography, each issue of Martha’s Vineyard Magazine keeps you on the pulse of what is happening on the Island even when you can’t be there. FAQs Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event? Attendees must be 21 years of age or older to attend the event. A current photo ID is required. Where can I contact the organizer with any questions? You can contact the organizer at firstname.lastname@example.org.
When: Oct 13, 2016 7pm in West Tisbury, MA