BARS Will Take Your Bottles and Cans in July 2015

Ron and Steve

BARS is manning the bottle and can recycle shed at the Barnstable Transfer Station for the month of February. We’re using the money for BARS’ scholarship fund. If you can spare some bottles or cans, we’ll take them. We can … Read the rest

BARS Beer for a Year Raffle 2013

Raffle winnerThe winner of the BEER For A YEAR Raffle is Robert Bowker of Bourne.   The presentation was made to him at the Cape Cod Beer showroom. He received his prize of the filled growler, two pint glasses with the Cape … Read the rest

BARS Offers Reward for Information Regarding Marstons Mills River Oyster Theft

oysters planted in the Marstons Mills River

The Barnstable Association for Recreational Shellfishing, Inc, is offering a $1000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons involved in the theft of shellfish (oysters) from the Town of Barnstable’s oyster farm in Read the rest

BARS Clamming Class for Riverview School

Riverview School students and BARS members

BARS, in conjunction with the Riverview School, held a clamming class for special needs children. The class took place on August 3rd and was an inspiring time for both the children and the BARS volunteers. For some of these … Read the rest

BARS Veteran Benefits

Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States

We started a program to offer a free BARS membership and shellfishing class to any veteran of the wars we are currently in. Flyers describing this program have been circulated with various veteran groups and VFW around Barnstable. If you … Read the rest

BARS Scholarship Winners for 2013

BARS 2013 scholarship winners

The BARS Scholarship Committee has awarded, with the consent of the Board of Directors, three scholarships for 2013. Two of these scholarships are to returning college students and one is to a high school freshman going on to college. The … Read the rest