BARS Donates to Hyannis Youth, Cape Maritime Museum

Giving Back to the Community


The Barnstable Association For Recreational Shellfishing , Inc. (BARS) has donated $1,000 to Hyannis Support Our Youth, Inc. (HySOY) and the Cape Cod … Read the rest

BARS November 2016 Meeting

Oyster Season at Calves Pasture, Barnstable

The next BARS meeting will be held on Tuesday, November 1st.

Tom Marcotti, Liz Lewis, and Amy Croteau of the town of Barnstable, Department of Marine and Environmental Affairs, will give an updated report of what is going on within Read the rest

BARS October 2016 Meeting

West Bay, Osterville, Cape Cod, MA

The next meeting of BARS will be held on Tuesday, October 4. The meeting will be held at its regular location at 7:00 PM.

Speaking will be Lindsey B. Counsell, Executive Director of Three Bays, Preservation, Inc. Mr. Counsell began … Read the rest

You shop. Amazon gives to BARS!

When you shop at 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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BARS Adopts Ropes Beach

BARS Volunteers at Ropes Beach, Cotuit Read the rest

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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BARS March 2016 Meeting

Wianno oyster beds

Our featured speaker, Dave Ryan of the Cape Cod Oyster Company will present a plan for new and expanded oyster propagation in the Town of Barnstable’s Three Bays area. Ryan will explain how oyster aquaculture has been recognized by marine Read the rest