• BARS volunteers celebrating a successful fund raiser

    137,000 BOTTLES AND CANS COLLECTED!!!

    Thank you to the indispensable volunteers, recyclers, and the Town of Barnstable for making the BARS bottle and can recycling fundraiser a record making month for BARS. We raised $6,700 during the month of July for scholarships and…

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  • Bottles and Cans for BARS

    BARS July 2015 Recycling Fundraiser

    BARS’ most important fundraiser is the one we do at the Barnstable Recycling Center. This year we are doing it during the month of July. The bottle and can recycling at the land fill can produce…

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  • Past and present BARS presidents

    BARS 2015 AWARDS DINNER

    Photo above shows four previous BARS presidents along with our current president that were at BARS annual awards dinner at Alberto’s Ristorante in Hyannis. From left to right: Fred Dempsey, Dick Ossen, Ron Glantz, Bob Silva,…

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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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  • 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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