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Children’s Cove Expands Teen TASK Force

Children’s Cove Expands Teen TASK Force

Children’s Cove Expands Teen TASK Force Cape Teens Volunteer to Raise Awareness of Child Sexual Abuse Children’s Cove, The Cape & Islands Child Advocacy Center, is pleased to announce the expansion of its Teen TASK (Taking A Stand for Kids) Force with Nauset Regional High School sophomores joining the program this year to raise awareness about […]

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Master Gardener Scholarships & Children’s Garden 2020

Master Gardener Scholarships & Children’s Garden 2020

  MASTER GARDENER SCHOLARSHIPS OFFERED FOR 2020 The Master Gardener Association of Cape Cod is pleased to announce that it will be offering four $2500.00 scholarships to four deserving students residing in Barnstable County. Individuals applying for this scholarship must be pursuing a degree in the field of agriculture, horticulture or a related natural resource […]

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Preparing for the January 2020 Cape & Islands Regional Network on Homelessness Point in Time Count

Preparing for the January 2020 Cape & Islands Regional Network on Homelessness Point in Time Count

The 2020 Cape and Islands Regional Network on Homelessness Point in Time count will start on the evening of Tuesday, January 28th and continue for 24 hours into Wednesday, January 29th. A training session for all volunteers will be as follows: WHEN: Thursday, January 23rd from 2:30PM to 4:00PM WHERE: Harborview Conference Room at the Barnstable County Complex, 3195 Main Street, […]

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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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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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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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BCHRAC Announces 2019 Rosenthal, Cornerstone, and Tim McCarthy Awards Recipients

BCHRAC Announces 2019 Rosenthal, Cornerstone, and Tim McCarthy Awards Recipients

By on December 10, 2019 in Press Releases, Recent News

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE BARNSTABLE COUNTY HUMAN RIGHTS ADVISORY COMMISSION POST OFFICE BOX 427, BARNSTABLE, MASSACHUSETTS 02630 barnstablecountyhrc.org Representing all 15 Cape Cod Towns Contact: Deb Battles, Human Rights Coordinator 508-375 6611 THE BARNSTABLE COUNTY HUMAN RIGHTS ADVISORY COMMISSION IS PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE THE 2019 ROSENTHAL, CORNERSTONE AND TIM MCCARTHY AWARD RECIPIENTS Barnstable, MA – December […]

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Year Round Options for Household Hazardous Waste Disposal

Year Round Options for Household Hazardous Waste Disposal

PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release Date: December 5th, 2019 Media Contact: Kalliope Chute Hazardous Materials Environmental Specialist Barnstable County Hazardous Materials Program 800-319-2783 Kalliope.Chute@barnstablecounty.org www.loveyourlocalwater.org Did you miss your town’s hazardous waste collection? The hazardous waste collection season on Cape Cod runs from April through October. If you miss your local collection there are various […]

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