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West Barnstable Village Festival 2016

West Barnstable Village Festival
The 26th annual West Barnstable Village Festival will take place on Saturday, August 20.
We need volunteers to help out that day. We need:
  • Chowda makers
  • Chowda servers
  • Set up and take down help
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Barnstable July 4th Parade 2016

BARS July 4th 2016 parade float

BARS July 4th parade awards

Penny Scott and all the BARS volunteers did a magnificent job of designing and creating yet another memorable float for the 2016 parade. This one had a baseball theme. Check out the wheel covers on the pickup. We sang Lenny … Read the rest

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

Climate Change Talk Focuses on the Future

Tonna-Marie Rogers and Harvey Ornstein

BARS meeting hears about the effects of climate disruption

By Rachael Devaney

news@barnstablepatriot.com

Tonna-Marie Rogers, coastal training program coordinator at the Waquoit Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve, recently presented a talk on the many disruptions caused by climate change at 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.

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BARS Adopts Ropes Beach

BARS Volunteers at Ropes Beach, Cotuit 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 April 2016 Meeting

Father and son shellfishing at Bridge Street Osterville

The April, 2016 meeting of BARS will be held at Tuesday, April 5th,  7:00 PM at the West Barnstable Community Building, located on Route 149 near 6A, West Barnstable across from the library.

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BARS 2016 Dues

BARS Dues Are Due

BARS annual dues for existing members were to be paid in January. BARS dues are $20/year. You can pay your dues one of three ways:

  1. Pay via PayPal or credit card on the Join BARS page.
  2. Send a check
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