Marstons Mills 27th Annual Village Day

Marstons Mills 27th Annual Village Day 2016

Come join the fun at the 27th Annual Marstons mIlls Annual Village Day and Marstons Mills Library’s 125th Anniversary Celebration. Parking behind the Elementary School — Rt. 28 side.

BARS will be serving chowder, grilled clams, and more. See you … Read the rest

Volunteers Needed for BARS Recycling in September 2016

BARS recycles

BARS recycling of bottles and cans at The Town of Barnstable Transfer Station begins September 1, 2016. Volunteers are still needed for the month of September. To volunteer, call Ron Glantz at 508-454-7709 or email him at roncapecod@comcast.net.

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2016 West Barnstable Village Festival

BARS at 2016 West Barnstable Village Festival
BARS at 2016 West Barnstable Village Festival

Clams on the half shell, grilled clams, and chowda!

BARS at 2016 West Barnstable Village Festival

…and oysters on the half shell!

West Barnstable FD ladder truck with huge American Flag

West Barnstable FD ladder truck with huge American Flag

Keith Hochstein serving up BARS great chowder

Keith Hochstein serving up BARS great chowder

BARS at 2016 West Barnstable Village Festival

BARS at 2016 West Barnstable Village Festival

BARS had something for everyone.

BARS had

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You shop. Amazon gives to BARS!

When you shop at Amazon.com you can also be donating to BARS!

  • Amazon donates 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to the charitable organization of your choice.
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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 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

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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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