BARS August 2016 Meeting

Cape Cod Maritime Museum

The August, 2016 meeting of BARS will be held Tuesday, August 2nd, 7:00 PM at the West Barnstable Community Building, located on Route 149 near 6A, West Barnstable across from the library.

Chris GallazziOur featured speaker will be Christopher Galazzi, Executive … Read the rest

BARS Picnic

BARS Annual Picnic 2016

The BARS picnic will be held on Saturday, July 16 at Our Lady of Victory Church in Centerville from 11 AM until 4 PM. The cost is $5 for members and their guests. Kids can come for free. Food, fun … Read the rest

BARS Picnic 2016

BARS Annual Picnic 2016

The BARS picnic will be held on Saturday, July 16 at Our Lady of Victory Church in Centerville from 11 AM until 4 PM. The cost is $5 for members and their guests. Kids can come for free. More details Read the rest

Setting the BARS high

Tracy Trotto receiving BARS scholarship

Barnstable Association of Recreational Shellfishing Inc., a Massachusetts Charitable Corporation, (BARS) recently awarded two scholarships in the amount of $1,000.00 to students Matthew Catanazariti and Reece Hoppensteadt. They are 2016 graduates of Barnstable High School and both will be majoring Read the rest

BARS June 2016 Meeting

Waquoit Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve

The June, 2016 meeting of BARS will be held on Tuesday, June 7th,  7:00 PM at the West Barnstable Community Building, located on Route 149 near 6A, West Barnstable across from the library.

Our featured speaker for the meeting will … Read the rest

Clamming for Kids

Two girls clamming

Every year for the past thirteen years the Natural Resources Department of the Town of Barnstable Marine and Environmental Affairs Division has sponsored School Vacation Clamming Classes for Kids. Invariably a number of parents are exposed to the joys of … Read the rest

BARS Adopts Ropes Beach

BARS Volunteers at Ropes Beach, Cotuit Read the rest

BARS Donates Defibrillators to the Town of Barnstable

Philips HeartStart Defibrillator

BARS donates defibrillators to Barnstable Marine and Environmental Affairs Division

On May 5th the Barnstable Town Council accepted a gift from BARS in the memory of Dayle Hoxie, of two Philips heavy duty portable defibrillators. These will be used in the trucks of the Town of Barnstable Marine and Environmental … Read the rest

Blessing of the Rakes

Blessing of the Rakes 2016

You are invited to BARS 13th Annual Blessing of the Rakes at the Bridge Street Landing in Osterville. Bring your shellfish rakes, and have them blessed by local clergy for a bountiful harvest. The event will be held–rain or shine.… Read the rest

BARS 2016 Annual Awards Dinner

2016 BARS Annual Awards Dinner

BARS annual awards dinner will be Tuesday, May 3rd at Alberto’s Ristorante in Hyannis. The event is only open to the first 70 members in good standing. Cash bar is from 5:30 – 6:30 pm. Dinner will be served at … Read the rest