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Ancient History 
Discussion Group

DATE: Fridays at 9:30am 
LOCATION: Barnstable Senior Center, 
825 Falmouth Rd, Hyannis
Striving to provide classes and workshops that will expand your knowledge and inspire your creativity. It’s never too late to learn something new.


Artists Club

DATE: Friday from 9am-Noon
LOCATION: Barnstable Senior Center, 
825 Falmouth Rd, Hyannis
Striving to provide classes and workshops that will  inspire your creativity. 


Critter Capers

DATE: Friday mornings, 10:30am
LOCATION: Green Briar Nature Center, E. Sandwich
A half-hour, drop-in program for families. Meet one of the resident animals at the nature center and learn about life cycles, habits and habitats. Suitable for children ages 2 1/2 and up accompanied by an adult. Advance registration is not necessary. They are free to members of the Thornton Burgess Society and $2 per person for non-members.


Story Time

DATE: Friday, 10:30-11AM
LOCATION: Brooks Free Library, 
739 Main St, Harwich
Story Time is held every Friday at 10:30. We will read stories and sing songs. This program is designed for children ages birth to five, but all children are welcome. No registration is required.

 

A Little Bird Told Me 
Vintage Market

DATE: January 18 & 19, 
Fri, 12-6 & Sat, 9-4
LOCATION: Odd Fellow's hall,
Namskaket Rd., Orleans
Our creative vendors stage fabulous displays! We offer antiques and collectibles, vintage treasures, salvaged and repurposed pieces, furnishings, vintage jewelry, linens and so much more. You won't want to miss it!

 

Fun Friday

DATE: Fridays from 12-3:30pm 
LOCATION: Barnstable Senior Center, 
825 Falmouth Rd, Hyannis
Drop-in card games. Bridge, Cribbage, Mahjong, Scrabble, Trivial Pursuit, Canasta, Pinochle and more!


Chess Club:

DATE: Fridays at 1 p.m. 
LOCATION: Barnstable Senior Center, 
825 Falmouth Rd, Hyannis
Striving to provide classes and workshops that will expand your knowledge and inspire your creativity. It’s never too late to learn something new.

 

Museum Masterpieces
The Louvre

DATE: Fridays thru Feb 22, 1pm
LOCATION: Centerville Public Library
Two lectures per session - each 30 minutes in length - with Professor Brettell.
1/18 ~ Palace to Museum -The Story of the Louvre & Leonardo and the Origins of the Collection
1/25 ~ Renaissance and Baroque Painting & Spanish School of Painting
2/1 ~ Rubens and Flemish Painting; Early German & Rembrandt, Vermeer, and Dutch Painting
2/8 ~ De La Tour, Le Nain, and 17th Century Painting & Claude and Poussin-French Painters in Rome
2/15 ~ Watteau and Chardin & Boucher, Fragonard and the Rococo in France
2/22 ~ Jacques-Louis David and His School & Delacroix and Ingres-The Great Dialectic

 

Friday Painters

DATE: Fridays at 1:15pm
LOCATION: Orleans Senior Center, 
Rock Harbor Rd.
If you are looking for a group to paint with to keep your projects moving along, bring your supplies and enjoy the company of fellow artists.


Friday Flix:

DATE: Fridays 1pm
LOCATION: Barnstable Senior Center, 
825 Falmouth Rd, Hyannis
Bring a friend, sit back and enjoy the show!


Sunshine Crafters

DATE: Fridays at 1pm
LOCATION: Barnstable Senior Center, 
825 Falmouth Rd, Hyannis
Our main focus is to knit or crochet items for our craft sales that benefit needy seniors in the community. Come join us for an afternoon of crafts, fun and giving.

 

Mah Jongg Players

DATE: Fridays, 1:30 pm. 
LOCATION: Orleans Senior Center, 
Rock Harbor Rd.
Bring some friends or join a group. Please bring your own board sets to play with.

  

Fish Fry Night

DATE: Fridays 5:30-7pm
LOCATION: Eastham/Orleans Elks, 
McCoy Rd., Eastham
Members and guests are welcome to all our functions.


Bingo in Dennisport

DATE: Fridays, 6:00pm
LOCATION: Holy Trinity Church, 
187 Upper County Rd., Dennisport

Doors open at 3:30pm, Kitchen opens at 4:30pm, and Games begin at 6:00pm. $5,000 average nightly cash prizes. Full dinners and sandwiches served


BLS CPR Class

DATE: Sat., January 19, 10am
LOCATION: Sandwich Public Library
In the Instructor-led course, students participate in simulated clinical scenarios and learning stations. Students work with an AHA BLS Instructor to complete BLS skills practice and skills testing. Students also complete a written exam. Students must register and pay $60 prior to class by contacting Fitzpatrick Safety Training . Once the fee is paid, your seat is reserved. https://www.fitzpatricksafetytraining.com/cpr--first-aid.html

 

Live Animal Story Time

DATE: Saturday mornings, 10:30am
LOCATION: Green Briar Nature Center, 
E. Sandwich
A lively tale of Peter Rabbit and friends plus a visit with one of the nature center’s resident animals. Suitable for children ages 2 1/2 and up accompanied by an adult. Advance registration is not necessary. They are free to members of the Thornton Burgess Society and $2 per person for non-members.


The Breathing Room

DATE: Sat, January 19 & 26
12-3pm 

LOCATION: Country Garden, 
380 West Main St, Hyannis
Indoor plants improve air quality and lift your spirits. Let your problems and the stresses of everyday life fade as you focus on something green and life-affirming. Our greenhouse is open all winter and on three Saturdays in January we invite you to come in, sit down, enjoy some tea, listen, look and breathe.
This year we are pleased to welcome Kathleen Bamber, DoTERRA Essential Oils Wellness Advocate to the Breathing Room. On Saturday the 26th, allow DoTERRA to treat you to a relaxing AromaTouch Hand Massage. "The AromaTouch Hand Technique is comprised of five different movements. These Five movements are used to establish relaxation and improved absorption of the oils."-K.Bamber. This is a free event.

 

Origami

DATE: Saturdays, Noon-1
LOCATION: Hyannis Public Library
A weekly workshop, materials will be supplied or bring your oqwn. Free & open to the public

 

Nurses Namaste Series

DATE: Sat., January 19, 12:30 2pm
LOCATION: 64 Enterprise Rd, Hyannis
$10. IntelyCare, a nurse staffing app, is excited to present the Nurses Namaste Cape Cod, part of an event series committed to helping nurses embrace self-care. This 45 minute class, led by owner and instructor of Evoke Yoga & Cycle Jess Riley-Norton, is appropriate for all-levels. Jess will walk you through a challenging but approachable flow of yoga movements, and will close with a relaxing stretch. After class, attendees are encouraged to stick around and mingle and enjoy the light, tasty bites

 

All About Birds Series

DATE: Saturdays, Jan 19-Feb 16, 12:30pm
LOCATION: Dennis Public Library
The series will continue each Saturday at 12:30 with a viewing of a PBS Nature documentary featuring a specific bird species. No registration is required.
January 19th: Kickoff event “Amazing Behaviors of Common Birds”
January 26th: “Owl Power” documentary
February 2nd: “My Life as a Turkey” documentary
February 9th: “Super Hummingbirds” documentary
February 16th: “A Murder of Crows” documentary

 

2019 Rowena Myers 
Winter Music Series

DATE: Saturdays in 
Jan & Feb, 2-3pm

LOCATION: Snow Library, Orleans
Sit back and enjoy a variety of music played by local Cape Cod musicians. Al concerts are at 2 p.m. (with the exception of January 26, when the start time will be 3 p.m.), and will take place in the Snow Library’s Craine Room. Free. All are welcome. Generously sponsored by The Rowena Myers Trust.

 

 Device Advice

DATE: Saturdays, 2-3pm
LOCATION: Brooks Free Library, 
739 Main St, Harwich
This program takes place at the Reference Desk. A Librarian will be there to help you find the answer to your tech question. At this time we can offer assistance with:
eBooks/eReaders
Basic computer navigation
Basic app usage
Basic cell phone use
Basic tablet use
General internet instruction
All types of devices are welcome! Registration is not required. We will help all drop-ins on a first-come-first-serve basis. Each meeting lasts 5-15 minutes.

 

Peruvian Ponderings
from 1981 and 2018
with Kathy Spirtes

DATE: Sat., January 19, 2pm
LOCATION: 871 Main Street, Cotuit
Kathy Spirtes traveled to Peru in 1981 on a three week adventure that included seeing Machu Picchu, the Nazca Lines, Colca Canyon, Lake Titicaca and several ruins in the Cuzco area. She returned to Peru in 2018 for a four day trek in the Lares Region. The major difference between the two trips was the interactions with local people. This program is free but please register at cotuitlibrary.org/events or contact the Library.

 

Cool 4 Fuel:
A Benefit for LCOC

DATE: Sat, January 19, 3-9:30pm
LOCATION: Wellfleet Preservation Hall
Cool 4 Fuel returns for another 2 shows of great live music, spoken word and of course a great cause, with proceeds benefiting the Lower Cape Outreach Council's much-needed fuel & heating assistance program. *2 shows, 2 lineups - please note these lineups are subject to change*
3pm: Catie Flynn Band, Steve Morgan & The Kingfish, Christine Ernst, Peter Donnelly, The Spampinato Brothers, and The Rip-it-Ups!
7:30pm: Larry Marsland, Jordan Renzi, Christine Ernst, Rose Clancy & Jacqueline Schwab, Sensible Shoes, and The Rip-it-Ups!


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Meditation

DATE: Sundays, 8-9am
LOCATION: Dennis Memorial Library
The goal of meditation is to focus and understand your mind—eventually reaching a higher level of awareness and inner calm


Structured Outpatient 
Addictions Program 
(SOAP)

DATE: Monday-Friday from 8:30am-3:30pm
LOCATION: Community Health Center
of Cape Cod
This program is unique as it focuses on substance use treatment through intensive counseling and access to primary care services, but also addresses many of the other areas in patients’ lives, which might interfere with individual recovery such as access to employment, housing, food assistance and more. Patients are expected to attend for 1-2 weeks. To learn more about the addictions programming at CHC of Cape Cod, please visit us online at http://www.chcofcapecod.org/services/addictions, or call 508-477-7090 ext. 3106 to schedule an appointment.

 

Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
National Holiday Breakfast

DATE: Mon, January 21, 9:30-11:30am
LOCATION: Sea Crest Beach Hotel
350 Quaker RD, N. Falmouth
$20 adult tickets/$10 student tickets purchased online at www.capecodfoundation.org. Tickets at the door: $25 adult / $15 students. For advance registration & payment by check, download RSVP form at www.npfhfalmouth.org. RSVP deadline is Monday, January 7. Tickets will be sold at the door only if space is available.

 

Family Fun Open House

DATE: Monday, January 21, 10-noon
LOCATION: Old Colony YMCA
Plymouth Branch, 2 Greenside Way South

Come join us for a Drum Circle by All Hands Drumming! It will be a continuous series of heart-pounding beats and interactive drumming with kids as they play along on the drums. Don’t worry if you choose not to drum, you can still enjoy watching and listening to the atmosphere of lively and upbeat drumming. Drumming starts at 12 Noon. Join in on the Fun at the Y!


Outer Cape Moms

DATE: Mondays, 10a-Noon
LOCATION: Eastham Public Library, 
190 Samoset Road
Lactation consultant Liz Libby leads a support group for nursing moms - who couldn't use a little guidance and advice in those early times of your child's life? Call the library and ask for the children's room for more details.


Babies First Year

DATE: Mondays, 10:30am-noon
LOCATION: Snow Library, 
Main St., Orleans
This meeting offers support, education and fun for parents/caregivers and their babies.


Mother Goose on the Loose

DATE: Mondays, 10:30-11AM
LOCATION: Brooks Free Library, 
739 Main St, Harwich

Join us as we sing songs, recite nursery rhymes, and play with musical instruments every Monday at 10:30! This program is designed for babies, toddlers, and young children. No registration is required. This program is free.


Knitters Knitten'

DATE: Mondays, 1pm. 
in the Sun Room. 
LOCATION: Orleans Senior Center, 
Rock Harbor Rd.
Knit for a worthy cause. Yarn provided, but please bring your knitting needles.


Scrabble Club:

DATE: Mondays at 1PM 
LOCATION: Barnstable Senior Center, 
825 Falmouth Rd, Hyannis
Striving to provide classes and workshops that will expand your knowledge and inspire your creativity. It’s never too late to learn something new.


After School Program

DATE: Mon-Fri, 2:30-5:30pm
LOCATION: Hyannis Youth & 
Community Center

Grades 6 & 7. This structured after school program will offer a variety of recreational activities for middle school-aged children. Gym activities, game room tournaments, homework assistance, and special events. Transportation from BIS and an after school snack are incorporated into the program. No Program on Half Days or School Holiday
For additional information, please contact: George Noonan, Program Coordinator,508-790-6345, x127, george.noonan@town.barnstable.ma.us

 

CCTC/HJT Explorer 
for Elementary Students

DATE: Mondays 3-4p
LOCATION: Brooks Free Library, Harwich
Emily Murray from the Cape Cod Theater Company, formerly known as the Harwich Junior Theater, will be teaching elementary school students in grades 1-4 the elements of theater and improv. This program is free. No registration is required. The program is drop-in, so students can begin at anytime.


CCTC/HJT Explorer 
for Middle/High Students

DATE: Mondays, 4-3p
LOCATION: Brooks Free Library, Harwich
Emily Murray from the Cape Cod Theater Company, formerly known as the Harwich Junior Theater, will be teaching middle and high school students the elements of theater and improv. This program is free. No registration is required. The program is drop-in, so students can begin at anytime.


  Community Yoga

DATE: Tuesdays, 8-9am
LOCATION: Hyannis Youth 
& Community Center
Come strengthen your Mind, Body, and Soul, all while relieving some of the stress in your life. Classes are taught by Cape Community Yoga and are free thanks to Cape Cod Healthcare. Bring your own mat or use one of ours.


Talkin' Sports

DATE: Tuesdays at 10AM 
LOCATION: Barnstable Senior Center, 
825 Falmouth Rd, Hyannis
If you are a passionate sports fan join the group gabfest and debate, listen, analyze and give your opinion on all the weeks sporting news.

 

iPad, iPhone Tips

DATE: Tuesdays thru Feb 5, 10-11am
LOCATION: Barnstable Senior Center
Limit 20 Learn how to get started with your new iPad or iPhone. Discover what they are capable of, and follow the simple guides to set up and start using now. Learn about browsing the web, and sending emails, to setting up security and making notes. Whether you want to take pictures and share them with loved ones, or chat to your friends around the world for free, this course explains everything in an easy to understand manner. Fee $15


Homeschooling Fun

DATE: Tuesdays, 11am
LOCATION: Brooks Free Library, Harwich
The first Tuesday is Book Club, the third Tuesday is Activity Club. Alternate Tuesdays we work on our Destination Imagination Homeschooling Team projects.


 Afternoon 
Book Discussion

DATE: Every second Tuesday, 1pm
LOCATION: Brewster Ladies Library
For our January meeting, we will be discussing The Refugees by Viet Thanh Nguyen.All are welcome to join the group or attend the event.


Chess Club

DATE: Tues & Thurs, 1-7pm
LOCATION: Centerville Public Library, 
585 Main St.
Come for an hour or stay for more. All skill levels are welcome! We are always looking for players and are willing to teach. If you have a friend or neighbor interested in playing chess, please introduce them to the club. Call Ron at 508-957-2338 for more information.

 

Middle School Makers

DATE: Tuesdays, 4-5p
LOCATION: Brooks Free Library, Harwich
Join us to be part of the Maker Movement! We'll work on a variety of projects throughout the year. Many of our projects involve food, so if you have allergies, please contact Ann at acarpenter@clamsnet.org so we can ensure all of the ingredients will be accessible. Despite the name High School students are welcome too! No registration is required, this program is free.

 

One Book, One Town: 
Cape Cod Trivia Night

DATE: Tues., January 22, 6-7pm
LOCATION: Brewster Ladies Library
Bring a buddy, come in a group, or fly solo and we’ll pair you up with another trivia buff. You’ll work together to answer Cape Cod-themed questions. The winning team with the most correct answers at the end of the hour will receive a Cape Cod prize! Admission is free, and all are welcome to attend.

 

 OA Meeting

DATE: Tuesdays, 6:30-7:30pm
LOCATION: Eastham Public Library, 
190 Samoset Road
12 step meeting for eating disorders


Bingo

DATE: Tuesdays, 6:30pm
LOCATION: Orleans/Eastham Elks, 
10 McKoy Rd, Eastham

Doors open at 5

 

Learn to Cope

DATE: Tuesdays,  7pm
LOCATION: Yarmouth Police Station,
Brad Erickson Way, Yarmouth
(Use address 340 Higgins Crowell Road, Yarmouth in a GPS)

Operation Rides for Hope will provide a free ride to and or from the weekly Learn to Cope group meetings held here every Tuesday night starting at 7PM in our Community Room designed for anyone who may not have transportation. The program will be anonymous—open to anyone in the Mid-Cape area—and will be funded by private donations. Call Town Taxi of Cape Cod at 508.775.5555 between 6:30PM and 9:30P.

Learn to Cope is a non-profit support network that offers education, resources, peer support and hope for parents and family members coping with a loved one addicted to opiates or other drugs. The organization has grown to include over 7000 members as of August 2015, and has become a nationally recognized model for peer support and prevention programming. You can call our office at : (508) 738-5148 to speak to one of the staff.


Knit and Crochet @ Night

DATE: Tuesdays, 8pm
LOCATION: Brewster Ladies' Library
Please join a casual group of knitters and crocheters sharing skills and learning from each other. All skill levels are welcome.


Wood Carving

DATE: Wednesdays, 9AM-Noon 
LOCATION: Barnstable Senior Center, 
825 Falmouth Rd, Hyannis
Enjoy this wonderful craft with others. This club offers free instruction

 

Story Hour

DATE: Wednesdays, 10:30am
LOCATION: Brewster Ladies Library
Children ages 2 and up can enjoy stories, songs, and a craft each week. Themes for the month of January are:
January 16 – Snowmen
January 23 – Penguins
January 30 – Trains


Preschool Projects

DATE: Wednesdays, 10:30-11am
LOCATION: Brooks Free Library, Harwich 
Preschoolers love to do projects, and the library loves to make a mess! Our projects will range from process art to science exploration. No registration is required, this program is free.


Tai Chi for Beginners

DATE: Wednesdays, Dec 5- Jan 30, 
10:30-Noon

LOCATION: Snow Library, Orleans
Improve breathing, posture and balance. Register by emailing @harrison@town.orleans.ma.us


Preschool Projects

DATE: Wednesdays, 10:30-11 AM
LOCATION: Brooks Free Library,
739 Main St, Harwich
Preschoolers love to do projects, and the library loves to make a mess! Our projects will range from process art to science exploration. No registration is required, this program is free.


Knit Lit

DATE: Wednesdays, 12:30-2PM
LOCATION: Brooks Free Library, 
739 Main St, Harwich
Experienced knitters and novices are invited to bring their needles and yarn and to share knitting stories and experiences with other knitters. Refreshments are served.


Cribbage Club

DATE: Wednesdays at 1 p.m. 
LOCATION: Barnstable Senior Center, 
825 Falmouth Rd, Hyannis
Striving to provide classes and workshops that will expand your knowledge and inspire your creativity. It’s never too late to learn something new.

 

Snow Cinema: 
Wednesday Afternoon 
Movie Series

DATE: Wednesdays, 2-4pm
LOCATION: Snow Library, Main St., Orleans
Join us for popcorn and a free newly-released movie every Wednesday afternoon during the month of January. Titles include "Christoper Robin", "Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again", "Colette", and more!

 

Open Crafts with 
the Crafty Ladies

DATE: Every Wednesday 2pm 
LOCATION: Barnstable Senior Center 
825 Falmouth Rd, Hyannis
Work on your own projects or simply enjoy the socialization.

 

Healing Sounds- 
Kalein Intentional Crystal Bowls

DATE: Wed. Jan. 23, 2-3pm
LOCATION: Barnstable Senior Center
Kathleen Warren once again brings her amazing crystal bowls to the BSC. Everything we experience in life is stored in our vibrational being. When we become out of balance from stressors we create blockages that cause us to vibrate out of tune causing “dis-ease.” Crystal Bowls are a vibrational light therapy. The bowls are perfectly tuned to each of your chakras. Experiencing the bowls feels very healing to the mind, body, and soul leaving you with a feeling of wellness. Fee $5


Tour of Ireland

DATE: Wed. Jan. 23, 3pm
LOCATION: Dennis Public Library
Join Irish tour guide Gemma Loughnane at Dennis Public Library for a discussion on Ireland in all it's facets: music, history, language, beautiful scenery, friendly people, and literature


Children Community Garden 

Group with Sustainable CAPE

DATE: Wednesdays, 4pm
LOCATION: Truro Public Library
Join us for garden adventures at the library. Reflect on the seasonal, local food we have grown ourselves and on how our garden work helps the health of our bodies, community and environment, all while exploring our annual theme (this year, mushrooms!). All welcome!

 

Wintertide Read & 
Ramble 2019: Pathways of Peru

DATE: Thru March 8
LOCATION: Cotuit Library, 
871 Main Street

Cotuit Library is setting its gaze southward with Pathways of Peru. Register to walk a set number of miles, read a set number of books, or both between January 9 and March 10. Along the way we'll have programming revolving around Peru's history, Machu Picchu, and more, all capped off with a banquet on the last day! Registration is $20 for adults (18+) and $10 for children (each additional child in a family is only $5). Registration packets with logs, maps, thematic reading suggestions and more are available at the Library.

 

Drag Karaoke

DATE: Wednesday Nights
LOCATION: Embargo Main Street, Hyannis
Hosted by Sandy Dunes & Steve McVie


P.J. Storytime 

DATE: Wednesdays, 6:30-7pm
LOCATION: Snow Library, Main St., Orleans
We invite 3 to 6 year olds to come to the Orleans Snow library in their pajamas and to bring a soft, cuddly friend for books, rhymes, songs and fun. Siblings are welcome. Sponsored by The Friends of Snow Library. Free


 College Admissions Help Desk

DATE: 2nd & 4th Wednesday, 
6:30-7:30pm
LOCATION: Snow Library, 
67 Main St., Orleans
Hosted by College admissions consultant Ellen Whalen, founder of Best Fit College Coaching

 

Writing Group

DATE: Wed., January 23, 7-9pm
LOCATION: Brewster Ladies Library
Brewster Writers, a writing group co-sponsored by the Brewster Cultural Council and the Brewster Ladies’ Library, welcomes writers in all genres and at all levels who wish to share their work in a supportive setting. Members will share copies of 2-3 pages of their own writing in order to receive responses and comments from other writers. Our goal is to encourage the writing community in Brewster and its surroundings.


2019 Winter 
Speaker Series

DATE: Thursdays, 10-11am
LOCATION: John F. Kennedy Hyannis Museum
Free discussions every Thursday at 10am
Jan 17: John Allen, President of the JFK Hyannis Museum, JFK and the Cold War (discussion and screening)
Jan 24: Brian Murphy, Author of "Adrift" - lecture and book signing
Jan 31: The Cahoons and the Kennedys

 

 Toddler Town

DATE: Thursdays, 10am
LOCATION: Brewster Ladies Library
This is a social activity in which children ages birth to 3 are invited to engage in free play and movement. For more information about this program, call the Library at 508-896-3913.

 

 Story Hour Brewster

DATE: Thursdays, 10am
LOCATION: Brewster Ladies Library
This is a social activity in which children ages birth to 3 are invited to engage in free play and movement. For more information about this program, call the Library at 508-896-3913.

 

Story Hour Orleans

DATE: Thursdays, 10am
LOCATION: Snow Library, Orleans
Please join us for songs, stories, and a craft on Thursday morning at The Orleans Snow Library. Ages 0 to 5 and their caregivers are welcome to this fun free program.

 

Yoga Class

DATE: 1st & 3rd Thursday, 
Noon-1pm
LOCATION: Centerville Public Library, 
585 Main St.
Beginners encouraged and all levels are welcome. A yoga mat is necessary. Water and a blanket are highly recommended. Unite your body and mind with Bettina Brown of Centerville Yoga and Wellness Center.


Thursday Night Bingo

DATE: Thursdays, doors 4pm, 
1st game 6pm
LOCATION: Cape Verdean Club of Falmouth
126 Sandwich Road
Games, Fun, Raffles! Food & Refreshments Available!

 

Art Program for Children

DATE: Thursdays 4:30-6:30  
LOCATION: Centerville Public Library
$20 per class. Attend any or all classes. All materials provided. Registration is required. Call Kristin Guay 508-790-6220 x106 to sign up.

 

 Weekly Salsa in Harwich

DATE: Thursdays,  5:45-6:30pm
LOCATION: Harwich Community Center, 
100 Oak St 
Includes a warm up, half hour instruction and 10 minute practice session. Be a part of this friendly group of dancers. Find captivating music and a fun dance environment. Singles, couples, men, women … All are welcome. Start at any time. Drop-in. Walk-in registration. Please arrive a few minutes early to register and carry clean soled shoes to change into on arrival. $6 cash or check only. Looking for a fun way to warm up for your Salsa class? Check out the 5:00 pm Latin and Pop Line Dancing class. Just $4.00 more when you register for both.

 

Memories in Scrapbooks 
and Cards

DATE: First Thursday of the month, 6-9pm
LOCATION: Brooks Free Library, Harwich 
Wish you had more time to scrapbook or make cards? Join a group of people who are interested in completing scrapbook pages/albums while getting together to share experiences. We will meet monthly to provide an opportunity to learn from each other, get advice on and share tools, techniques, and supplies, and to enjoy sociability while filling your albums with memories. Bring your own materials and photos. If you never scrapped before, bring your photos and scissors and a runner adhesive and we’ll help you get started. Card makers welcome to join us. Open to individuals 16 years of age and older.

 

Bingo in S. Yarmouth

DATE: Thursdays, 6:30pm
LOCATION: St Pius X. South Yarmouth
The Doors open at 4:00PM and we start “Warm Up Bingo" at 6:00PM


Irish Movie Marathon

DATE: Fri, January 25,
Feb 1, 8, 15, 22, 2pm 
LOCATION: Dennis Public Library
Watch a featured Irish film and enjoy a brief discussion. This program is hosted by Mary Ann Eaton, instructor of Irish literature.

 

One Book, One Town:
Family Fort Night

DATE: Fri., January 25, 6-7:30pm
LOCATION: Brewster Ladies Library
Work together to construct your own fort out of library-provided materials, then get cozy with a few good books and some campfire snacks. We’ll end the night with an exciting game of Hide and Seek in the dark! Online registration for this free event is required. Please visit the Library’s website at www.brewsterladieslibrary.org to register.


2nd Annual Cape Cod
Parents
Resource Fair

DATE: Sat, January 26, 9am-2pm
LOCATION: Cape Cod Community
College cafeteria
All parents, caregivers and children will enjoy this educational and fun resource fair sponsored by Bridgeview Montessori School. The event will also feature engaging entertainment for the whole family including music, art, martial arts, a princess party, Wampanoag Jewelry demonstration, parent/child fitness class, and even a puppet workshop! Admission to the Parent Resource Fair is only $2 for adults, and children are FREE. Tickets can be purchased in advance online at CapeCodMoms.com or obtained from participating vendors. All ticket holders will be entered to win a Cape Cod Moms swag bag and will be given chances to win the many other prizes provided by local businesses. Parking in lot 9. www.capecodmoms.com/parent-expo.html

 

The Gills Club

DATE: January 26, 9-Noon
LOCATION: Cape Cod Museum
of Natural History,
869 Main St. Rte. 6A
The Gills Club is an education initiative of the Atlantic White Shark Conservancy dedicated to empowering the next generation of female shark scientists and providing young girls with hands on experience to help them pursue their passion of working with sharks. To better serve the various ages of our Gills Club members and engage them in shark education at a level that is age appropriate, we split the Gills Club events into two sections. All events start with a short introductory presentation and are followed by several hands-on activities where Gills are able to enhance their learning and demonstrate the concepts being presented. Admission is Free / Recommended Age is 8 to 14. Reservations Recommended: Please call 508-896-3867 ext. 133
Gills Club Ages 5-10 ~ 9:00AM- 10AM
Gills Club Ages 11+ ~ 10:30AM- 12PM

 

"Victorian Beauty"
Cape & Islands Orchid Society
30th Annual Show

DATE: Sat & Sun, Jan 26 & 27, 9a-5p
LOCATION: Resort & Conference Center, Hyannis
Adults - $10 Children under 14 years $5 The show will feature excellent educational presentations for every level of enthusiast, from beginner to expert. Our show vendors will have many specialty orchids; plant supplies for all your care needs; plus orchid art and many additional surprises. We look forward to seeing you there. (Full details available on our website www.caios.org)


Games Day

DATE: Sat., January 26, 1-5pm
LOCATION: Brewster Ladies Library
Come learn and play new board and card games – think Settlers of Catan, not Monopoly – provided by Matt Donle of Wicked Fun Games. Because of the complexity of some of these novel, award-winning games, this event is aimed at adults, teens, and older children (8 and up). Admission is free.

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One Book, One Town: 
Author Talk 

DATE: Sun., January 27, 2pm
LOCATION: Brewster Ladies Library
To close our 2019 One Book, One Town series, the Brewster Ladies’ Library is honored to host Susan Klein—author of this year’s One Book selection, "Through a Ruby Window: a Martha’s Vineyard Childhood"—who will lead us in a discussion of the book and share about her process writing it. This year, we are handing out tickets to every person in attendance at each of our One Book programs. The winner will receive a Hy-Line Roundtrip Ferry Pass for Two to Martha’s Vineyard!


In Search 
of Snowy Owls

DATE: January 28 & 29, 9am-Noon
LOCATION: Long Pasture Sanctuary, 
345 Bone Hill Road, Cummaquid
Participants will join Long Pasture naturalists in a minivan to search the local Snowy Owl hot spots and learn about the natural history of these amazing birds. MA Audubon Member $16, Non-member $18 Pre-registration is required. For more information call 508-362- 7475 or visit website: https://www.massaudubon.org

 

Best Ted Talks of 2018

DATE: Jan. 28, Feb. 11 & 25, 10am
LOCATION: Centerville Public Library
Lectures shown on the big screen in the Coyle Community Room. Attend any or all and there is no sign up required.TED stands for "Technology, Entertainment and Design" and is a non-profit that shares ideas in the community worldwide.


Ancient Wisdom Circle

DATE: Wed., January 30, 2-3pm
LOCATION: Barnstable Senior Center
RSVP-Free Learn to use ancient practices to ground and heal through natural elements. This course, which is facilitated by Town of Barnstable Nurse, Peg Stanton will include using directions, crystals, herbs and drumming. The above dates include Full Moon Drumming and Equinox Drumming.


Peruvian Basket Weaving

DATE: Wed., January 30, 4:30pm
LOCATION: Cotuit Library
A fun craft for all ages for our Pathways of Peru with a little Peruvian Basket Weaving here at the Library. We’ll have everything you need, so just bring along the entire family and weave a basket with us.

 

An Evening with Lisa Genova,
Author of "Every Note Played"

DATE: Wed, January 30,
6:30pm-8pm

LOCATION: Sandwich Public Library
142 Main Street Sandwich
A very special discussion about her remarkably moving and honest newest book, "Every Note Played" at the Sandwich Public Libary. A paperback edition of the book will be published on January 29th and will be available at the talk. A donation of $10 per person is requested and the proceeds will be donated to the ALS Family Charitable Foundation, Inc. in Buzzards Bay.


Community Health Center
of Cape Cod 
Grand Opening

DATE: Thurs, January 31, 9AM
LOCATION: 1185B Falmouth Rd., Centerville
For more information about Community Health Center of Cape Cod, please visit www.chcofcapecod.org or call (508) 477-7090.

 

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THRIFT SHOPS

BARNSTABLE

Cape Abilities Thrift Shop
Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday-Saturday
3239 Main Street, Route 6A, Barnstable Village
508-362-3417

Cape Cancer Thrift Shop
Hours: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday-Saturday
1085 Route 6A, West Barnstable
Benefits Dana Farber Cancer Institute
508-375-0433

Cape Cod Hospital Auxiliary Thrift Shop
Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday
690 Main St., Hyannis
Benefits the Cape Cod Hospital
508-775-0078

Goodwill
Hours: 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday-Saturday, noon to 6 p.m. Sunday
141 Corporation Plaza, Hyannis
Benefits Morgan Memorial Goodwill Industries
508-790-0046

The Clothing Center
Hours: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday
4463 Falmouth Road, Cotuit
Benefits St. Vincent de Paul Society/Christ the King Catholic Church
508-420-0949

The Thrifty Niche
Hours: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday
565 Main St., Centerville
Benefits South Congregational Church
508-775-8332

Rainbow’s End Thrift Shop
Hours: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays, year round
1056 Main St., Osterville
508-428-5304


BOURNE

Bourne United Methodist Thrift Shop
Hours: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday, Wednesday-Sunday
37 Sandwich Road, Bourne Village
508-759-1853

Count Your Blessings Thrift
134 Main St., Bourne
Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday
Benefits locals in need
508-759-7171


BREWSTER

Brewster Thrift Store
Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday-Saturday
1960 Rte. 6A, Brewster
Benefits Unitarian Universalist Church
508-896-8744

Our Lady of the Cape Thrift Store
Luke’s Liquor Plaza Rte. 6A, Brewster
Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday
508-896-5377

Sea Captain’s Thrift Shop
Hours: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday
1673 Main Street (Rte. 6A), Brewster
Benefits Friends of Brewster Elders


CHATHAM

Bearly Used
Hours: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday-Friday
819 Main St., Chatham
Benefits Unitarian Universalist
508-945-2075

St. Christopher’s Gift and Consignment
Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday-Saturday
637c Main St., Chatham
508-945-2211


DENNIS

Northside United Methodist Church Thrift Shop
Hours: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday
18 Hall St., Dennis Port
508-760-5300


EASTHAM

Thrift Shop Friends of the Eastham COA
580 Massasoit Rd, Eastham
Hours: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday-Saturday
Benefits Eastham COA
508-255-0264


FALMOUTH

Emerald House
Hours: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday, Friday, Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday
67 Davisville Rd., East Falmouth
Benefits Falmouth Service Center
508-457-0770

Waquoit Congregational Church Thrift Shop
Hours: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday
15 Parsons Ln, Waquoit
508-548-5269


HARWICH

Cape Cod Council of Churches
Hands of Hope Outreach Center

Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday
49 Route 28, West Harwich
508-432-1312

Harwich United Methodist Thrift Shop
Hours: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday, Friday, Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
1 Church St., East Harwich
508-432-3734

Holy Trinity Church Thrift Shop
Hours: 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday
246 Main St. (Rte. 28), West Harwich
508-432-7625

Noah’s Ark
Hours: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday
671 Rte. 28, Harwich Port
Benefits Christ Episcopal Church
508-432-1787

Second Glance
Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Saturday
265 Main St. (Rte. 28), West Harwich
Benefits The Family Pantry
508-432-0636

The Corner Thrift Shop
Hours: 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday
697 Main St., Harwich
Benefits First Congregational Church
508-432-1053


ORLEANS

Hope Chest
Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday-Saturday
7 Brewster Cross Rd., Orleans
Benefits Lower Cape Outreach Council
508-255-5565

Orleans Community Exchange
Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday-Saturday
64 Main St., Orleans
Benefits Scholarships for Nauset, Cape Tech
508-237-4794

St. Joan of Arc
Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday
61 Canal Road, Orleans
508-255-4476


PROVINCETOWN

Provincetown United Methodist Church
Hours: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday-Saturday
20 Shankpainter Rd., Provincetown
Benefits local nonprofits
508-487-0584

Ruthie’s Boutique
Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday
14 Center St., Provincetown
Benefits local nonprofits
508-487-3820


POCASSET

Valley Farm Thrift
892 County Rd, Pocasset
Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday-Saturday
508-563-2939


SAGAMORE

Helping Hands at St. Theresa’s
Hours: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday
914 Route 6A, Sagamore
Benefits St. Vincent de Paul Society/Christ the King Catholic Church
508-420-0949


SANDWICH

Mary’s Closet
Hours: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday, Thursday-Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday
330 Quaker Meeting House Rd., East Sandwich
Benefits St. Vincent de Paul Society missions
508-888-0209

Second-View Thrift Store
Hours: 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Monday-Saturday
451 Route 6A, East Sandwich
Benefits the Riverview School
508-888-0653

St. John’s Episcopal Church Consignment & Thrift Shop
2 Jarves St., Sandwich
Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday Sept.-May (10 a.m. to 1 p.m. first Saturday of every month )
508-833-1452


VINEYARD HAVEN

Thrift Shop on Chicken Alley
Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Saturday
38 Lagoon Pond Rd, Vineyard Haven
Benefits Martha’s Vineyard Community Services
508-693-2278


WELLFLEET

AIM Thrift
Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, closed February
305 Main St., Wellfleet
Benefits Outer Cape Health Services and others
508-349-6622


YARMOUTH

First Church Thrift Shop
329 Main St. (Rte. 6A), Yarmouth Port
Hours: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday
Benefits First Congregational Church
508-362-6977

Fisherman’s House Thrift Shop
Hours: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday, Saturday, (10 a.m. to 4 p.m. May-Oct.)
324 Old Main Street, South Yarmouth
Benefits So. Yarmouth United Methodist Church
508-398-9482

Restore (furniture, fixtures)
Hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday
28 Whites Path, South Yarmouth
Benefits Habitat for Humanity of Cape Cod
508-394-6400

St. David’s Thrift Shop
Hours: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday, Friday, noon to 3 p.m. Saturday
205 Old Main St., South Yarmouth
508-394-4211

West Yarmouth Congregational Church Thrift Shop
Hours: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday
383 Route 28, West Yarmouth
508-775-0891

Wicked Thrift
Hours: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
533 Main St, West Yarmouth(508) 648-5902

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CONTINUING EVENTS 

Kennedy Legacy Trail

DATE: Year round, free self guided walking tour
LOCATION: Brochures and maps will be available at the JFK Museum 
on Main Street, Hyannis
 

Celebrates the significant role the Kennedy¹s played in shaping the history of Hyannis and Cape Cod. The 1.6 mile trail consists of 10 informational signs that are placed at key locations from Main Street to the harbor, finishing up at the JFK Memorial at Veteran¹s Beach Each stop provides a brief history of the site and its significance to the Kennedy¹s and their life on Cape Cod. Visitors along the trail can retrieve additional information by accessing the QR code or dialing the number on each sign. Follow the blue sail stencils on the sidewalks leading the way to each stop. www.kennedylegacytrail.com


Eastham Affordable Housing Trust

LOCATION: 120 Route 28, 3rd Fl., W. Harwich
Rental Assistance Program, Opening are available.
More info at www.HECH.orgor email nicole@hech.org


Hyannis Youth & Community Center Game Room

DATE:  ONGOING 9:00 am - 9:00 pm 
LOCATION: Hyannis Youth and Community Center, Hyannis MA 
Indoor fun for all! Pool tables, ping pong, chess, flat screen television, video games, computer lab with eight pc work stations, free wifi, walking track and supervised fun for the kids! Open Gym times are scheduled daily. Admission: $5 Day Pass or HYCC Membership (Barnstable Residents: $20/yr. Non-residents: $40/yr. Ask about our family discounts!) More information at www.townofbarnstable.us/hycc or call 508-790-6345.


Flower Angels USA

DATE: Ongoing
LOCATION: Cape Cod
Flower Angels USA delivers random acts of love by recycling gently used flowers from weddings, funerals etc. and brings them to nursing homes, hospitals, hospice. You can volunteer and or donate. Donations of flower vases also appreciated as Flower Angels use dozens of vases every week. http://www.flowerangelsusa.org/


The Wellfleet Preservation Hall, Celebrating Arts, Culture and Community

DATE: Ongoing
LOCATION: 335 Main Street, Wellfleet
The Wellfleet Preservation celebrates the Arts and Community with an array of activities; performances, open mics, readings, circus camps, Cape Dance Festival and so much more. (508) 349-1800 www.wellfleetpreservationhall.org


 Food Addicts in Recovery Anonymous

DATE: Monday-Sunday
LOCATION: Find a meeting close by.
If you’re having trouble controlling the way you eat, Food Addicts in Recovery Anonymous (FA) offers a free 12-Step recovery program for anyone suffering from food obsession, overeating, under-eating or bulimia. 781-932-6300, www.foodaddicts.org


Computer Lab and Game Room for 18+

DATE: Monday-Friday, Ongoing 9:00am-Noon
LOCATION: Hyannis Youth & Community Center 141 Bassett Lane, Hyannis
Play Air Hockey, Pool, Ping Pong and other games or work in the computer lab. The Hyannis Youth & Community Center has opened its Computer Lab and Game Room to Adults with a current HYCC Membership. Stop by the front desk to get one. Mark.boardley@town.barnstable.ma.us

 

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VOLUNTEER, MISCELLANEOUS:


Be a Big Brothers Big Sisters Mentor

DATE: Ongoing
LOCATION: 1934 Falmouth Rd, Centerville
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Cape Cod & the Islands is the only one-to-one youth mentoring organization serving the Cape & Islands. Research shows that a match of just one year helps kids stay in school, avoid violent and risky behavior, and gain confidence. BBBS currently serves between 200-250 youth per year in long-term, one-to-one mentoring friendships with adult volunteers. 508-771-5150. www.bbbsmb.org/site/c.9gKMJZMxF7LUG/b.8453255/k.39C1/Contact_Us_to_Become_a_Mentor.htm


Autos For A.L.S. Donation Program

DATE: Ongoing
LOCATION: Residents of Massachusetts or Rhode Island
Do you or someone you know who lives in Massachusetts or Rhode Island have a junk car that isn’t needed anymore? Donate it to the A.L.S. Family Charitable Foundation, and your contribution will help a patient or family living with Lou Gehrig’s disease. Call 508-759-9696 to arrange a free pick up at your convenience, and get a receipt in the mail for tax purposes. www.alsfamily.org/index.php/get-involved


Volunteer With Habitat For Humanity

DATE: Ongoing
LOCATION: Cape-Wide
When you build with HFH, you get a nice workout, spend time with great people, and know that you’re making a difference in the world. Don’t want to hammer? Contact dawn@habitatcapecod.org or 508-362-3559 X16 to learn about other ways you can help.


Volunteer Opportunity

DATE: Ongoing
LOCATION: Wellfleet Preservation Hall 335 Main Street, Wellfleet
Be a part of the newest cultural community center on the Outer Cape. Join the team of volunteers that helps out at events, staffs the box office, greets visitors, works on special events and program committees, and assists the staff and board in celebrating the arts in the community. 508-349-1800. http://wellfleetpreservationhall.org


Volunteer Opportunities with The Family Pantry of Cape Cod

DATE: Ongoing
LOCATION: 133 Queen Anne Rd, Harwich; Second Glance Thrift Store Route 28, Harwich Port
The Family Pantry of Cape Cod has over 400 regular volunteers – but is always looking for a few more in the pantry, boutique, thrift shop, warehouse and garden. 508-432-6519 pwatson@thefamilypantry.com www.thefamilypantry.com


Volunteer Opportunities with HopeHealth

DATE: Ongoing
LOCATION: 765 Attucks Lane, Hyannis
Answer phone calls or help raise money to help enhance the comfort and quality of life for the patients, clients and families who are experiencing serious illness or loss. http://hopehealthco.org 508-957-0200.


Volunteer Opportunities at Cape Abilities

DATE: Ongoing
LOCATION: Cape-wide
Make a difference in the life of a person with a disability. A variety of opportunities are available across Cape Cod, from regular weekly appointments to one-time special events. Share your skills and hobbies: help someone learn to garden, cook, paint, take photos or use a computer. Help plan a party, lead an exercise class, or join the mall walkers’ morning stroll. cblake@CapeAbilities.org 508-778-5040 X897

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