• MAY 2015 – FROM THE QUARTERDECK

    MAY 2015 – FROM THE QUARTERDECK

      The most important BARS fundraising days are coming up shortly. The bottle recycling at the land fill can produce up to $8000 for all our charitable activities. It can not be done without your help….

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  • BARS 2015 Annual Dinner

    2015 BARS Annual Awards Dinner

    BARS Annual Awards Dinner will be Tuesday, May 5th at Alberto’s Ristorante, 360 Main Street, Hyannis, MA. Cash bar from 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm, Dinner at 6:30 pm. The BARS 2015 Annual Dinner is open to…

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  • BARS Membership Drive

    BARS Membership Drive

    Attention all BARS members and prospective members! We will be holding a membership drive from March through June 30th, 2015. An award of an American Express gift certificate will be given to the member who sponsors…

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  • BARS float at Barnstable July 4th parade

    Barnstable July 4th Parade

    The 2014 Barnstable July 4th parade was part of the celebration of the town’s 375th birthday. Penny Scott and all the BARS volunteers did a magnificent job of designing and creating yet another memorable float for the…

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  • BARS and East Dennis Oyster Farm present checks to Barnstable and Dennis Police

    A Rewarding Day for BARS

    Monday, April 1, 2014 the reward checks from BARS and John and Stephanie Lowell, owners of East Dennis Oyster farm were presented to officers from the Barnstable and Dennis Police Departments. From left to right, Don…

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  • quahogs caught at Scudder's Lane

    Oyster Season Opening 2014

    The 2014 oyster season opening at Scudder’s Lane in Barnstable was a miserable rainy nor’easter. The weather was unseasonably bad  for November 1, and there were oysters everywhere as well as quahogs in various sizes. Photos copyright…

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  • West Barnstable Village Festival 2013

    West Barnstable Village Festival

    The BARS booth at the West Barnstable Village Festival was twice as big as in the past, and was fully stocked. Steve Hoxie grilled his signature littlenecks with garlic and butter, we had kettles of chowder,…

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  • Two girls clamming

    Clamming for Kids

    Every year for the past seven years the Town of Barnstable Marine and Environmental Affiars Division of Natural Resources has sponsored School Vacation Clamming Classes for Kids. Invariably a number of parents are exposed to the…

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