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Register for Backyard Horticulture

Register for Backyard Horticulture

BACKYARD HORTICULTURE 2020 January 6, 2020 – The holidays are over so what better way to spend the next 2 months but to enroll in this eight week long educational program (classes are held once a week), sponsored by the Master Gardener Association of Cape Cod.  This program is designed for the residential gardener and […]

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4-H Babysitting Course

4-H Babysitting Course

4-H Babysitting Course January 3, 2020 – Upcoming 4-H Babysitting Course:  These courses are for participants 11 or older.  Instructed by a 4-H Program Associate.  Pre-registration required and is first-come, first-serve.  See details below or visit http://bit.ly/4H_Babysitting   West Falmouth Public Library 575 West Falmouth Highway West Falmouth, MA  02574 Tuesday, February 18, 2020 & […]

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Looking Back: 20 Ways Barnstable County Made a Difference in 2019

Looking Back: 20 Ways Barnstable County Made a Difference in 2019

By on January 2, 2020 in Recent News

As we embark on important work in the new year, we would like to take this opportunity to look back on the past one.  Although not an exhaustive list, watch this to learn 20 ways that Barnstable County, the Regional Government of Cape Cod, worked for you in 2019.

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Sunday Journal Discussion with the Cape Cod Cooperative Extension

Sunday Journal Discussion with the Cape Cod Cooperative Extension

By on December 31, 2019 in Department News, Recent News

In this CapeCod.com Sunday Journal Discussion, Kari Parcell, Municipal Assistance Coordinator at Barnstable County Cape Cod Cooperative Extension, offers ways to be more environmentally friendly and discusses programs the county has this winter.

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Department of Human Services is Seeking Qualified Contractors to Implement YYA Community Needs Assessment Recommendations

Department of Human Services is Seeking Qualified Contractors to Implement YYA Community Needs Assessment Recommendations

By on December 27, 2019 in Department News, Recent News

Barnstable County Department of Human Services is seeking written quotes from qualified contractors to implement the recommendations identified in the September 9, 2019 Youth and Young Adults Experiencing Homelessness on Cape Cod, Martha’s Vineyard and Nantucket: A Community Needs Assessment  Additionally, the qualified contractor will work with Barnstable County and its partners to develop a training curriculum to […]

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Children’s Cove is re-accredited by the National Children’s Alliance

Children’s Cove is re-accredited by the National Children’s Alliance

By on December 19, 2019 in Press Releases, Recent News

Children’s Cove, the Child Advocacy Center for the Cape & Islands has been re-accredited by the National Children’s Alliance for the third consecutive period. Accreditation takes place every five years and is based on a CAC’s compliance with 10 national standards of accreditation to reflect the most recent evidence-based practices in the field of child […]

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Holiday Lights Recycling at Cape Transfer Stations

Holiday Lights Recycling at Cape Transfer Stations

By on December 18, 2019 in Misc, Press Releases, Recent News

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Barnstable County Regional Government of Cape Cod Holiday Lights Recycling at Cape Transfer Stations Media Contacts: Kari Parcell,  Municipal Assistance Coordinator at the Cape Cod Cooperative Extension | 508-375-6974 | kari.parcell@barnstablecounty.org Barnstable, MA, December 18, 2019 AmeriCorps Cape Cod and the Cape Cod Cooperative Extension are organizing a holiday lights recycling drive in partnership with town […]

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Barnstable County Department of Human Services Accepting SAPC Program FY20 Mini Grant RFPs

Barnstable County Department of Human Services Accepting SAPC Program FY20 Mini Grant RFPs

By on December 16, 2019 in Department News, Recent News

The Barnstable County Department of Human Services SAPC program is seeking applications from SAPC-member town substance use prevention coalitions and/or their school districts to further the following program priorities: Leverage My Choice Matters substance use awareness/prevention campaign for implementation at the town level (see MyChoiceMatters.net). Support SAPC member town coalitions/task forces and/or school districts in their implementation of evidence-based […]

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Cape Cod Cooperative Extension 2020 Backyard Horticulture Program is Open for Registration

Cape Cod Cooperative Extension 2020 Backyard Horticulture Program is Open for Registration

By on December 11, 2019 in Department News, Recent News

The 2020 Backyard Horticulture program is an 8-week class taught by trained Master Gardeners covering a range of gardening topics. Registrations are now being accepted, space is limited and does fill up quickly. The registration form is available at http://bit.ly/2PbnL90

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Cape Cod Commission Accepting Comments on Mashpee Rotary Concepts

Cape Cod Commission Accepting Comments on Mashpee Rotary Concepts

INFORMATION FROM THE CAPE COD COMMISSION Media Contacts: Steven Tupper, Transportation Program Manager |508-744-1232 stupper@capecodcommission.org Sarah Colvin, Communications Manager | 508-744-1271 sarah.colvin@capecodcommission.org www.capecodcommission.org Cape Cod Commission Accepting Comments on Mashpee Rotary Concepts Public comment period open now through December 23rd FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – The Cape Cod Commission is now accepting public comments on conceptual […]

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