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Operation Flags for Vets

DATE: May 27, 10am-1pm
LOCATION: Massachusetts National Cemetery
Operation Flags for Vets will again be placing flags on the graves at the Massachusetts National Veterans Cemetery in Bourne, Massachusetts for Memorial Day. We are looking for volunteers to help with this worthy and solemn endeavor. People of all ages are welcomed to help in the placement of the 66,000 flags on the final resting place of our beloved veterans.

Veteran's Breakfast

DATE: Sunday, May 28, 8-11am
LOCATION: Orleans /Eastham Elks, 10 McKoy Road, Eastham
Eggs, pancakes, ham, baconm sausage, hash, toast, juice, coffee, & fruit. Veterans; free, 10+; $7, Under 10; $4

National Cemetary Memorial Day Ceremony

DATE: Sunday, May 28, 1pm
LOCATION: Massachusetts National Cemetery, Bourne
Ceremony to take place at the flag pole.

13th Annual Troops in the Spotlight

DATE: Sunday, May 28, 2017 - 11:30am to Monday, May 29, 2017 - 11:30am
LOCATION: K Mart Plaza, Hyannis
24 Hours event to honor our military! This is a great family event. Opening Ceremony will honor our WWll, Korea, Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans. Special Ceremony at 2:00 will honor our Vietnam Veterans. Join us for a BBQ lunch, send a video message to our deployed troops, donate items for care packages, visit the Iraq/Afghanistan Memorial Wall, Kids Tent (with arts & crafts, games, free raffles, face painting), Military Vechicles, Support the Troops Raffles, Music 
More info at

American Legion Post 188 Memorial Day Parade

DATE: May 29, 10am
LOCATION: Henry T. Wing School on 33 Water Street, Sandwich
Stopping to place wreaths on several veteran memorials, with ceremonies to follow in front of Sandwich Public Library. State Representative Randy Hunt is the keynote speaker. Anyone who would like to participate can contact the parade coordinator, Fran Rogers, at 508-428-9809 or e-mail

Barnstable’s Annual Memorial Day Parade

DATE: Monday, May 29, 10AM
LOCATION: Begins at the Centerville Library
To proceed down Main Street to Monument Square for a brief program then up Old Stage Road to Beechwood Cemetery for the main program. This year’s Keynote Speaker 1ST Lieutenant Glen Beasley served in Vietnam and Cambodia as a Combat Platoon Leader with the 2nd Bn. / 8th Calvary, First Cavalry Division. The public is invited to bring pictures with them to the event of a family member, friend or acquaintance who has passed away and was a veteran. The parade will not reform but streets will remain blocked to allow safe foot traffic back to the Library.

Brewster VFW Post #9917

DATE: May 29, 2017
LOCATION: Freeman's Way, Brewster
Hotdogs for all!

Dennis Memorial Day Parade

DATE: May 29, 2017 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
LOCATION: Assembles corner of Wixon School, 901 MA-134, South Dennis
At 9:30 the parade proceeds along Route 134 to the Dennis Town Hall, 90 Bob Crowell Rd, South Dennis for the speaking program.

Falmouth Memorial Day Ceremony

DATE: Monday, May 29, 10am
LOCATION: Falmouth Public Library, 300 Main Street
For any Veterans who wish to walk in the procession from the Falmouth Village Green, procession steps off at 9:45 and proceeds to Memorial Lane in front of Falmouth Public Library (Main St.) If you have any questions, please call our office at 508-495-7453, prior to the day of the ceremony.

John F. Kennedy Memorial Trust Fund Committee Annual Memorial Day Ceremony

DATE: Monday, May 29, 12:15PM
LOCATION: John F. Kennedy Memorial on Ocean Street
The annual Ceremony will celebrate the centennial of John F. Kennedy’s birth. Assisting the John F. Kennedy Memorial Trust Fund Committee will be a group of Cub Scouts from Pack 54, the Barnstable Police Department Honor Guard and other special guests. It is at this ceremony that the 2017 JFK Memorial Trust Fund Scholarship will be awarded to this year’s recipient, a 2017 Barnstable High School Graduate.

Mashpee Memorial Day Service

DATE: May 29, 10am
LOCATION: Mashpee Community Park and Veterans Garden, Main Street and Great Neck Road North.

Orleans Memorial Day Parade

DATE: May 29, 10am
LOCATION: Begins Orleans Yacht Club, Cove Road

Provincetown Memorial Day Services

DATE: May 29, 11am
LOCATION: Doughboy Monument by Town Hall
Preceded by a ceremony at the Civil Way Veterans monument in the Provincetown Cemetary at 10am

Yarmouth Memorial Day Services

DATE: May 29, 11am
LOCATION: Yarmouth Town Hall front lawn, 1146 Route 28, South Yarmouth





7th Annual Falmouth to Hyannis Race

DATE: Friday, May 26, 2017
LOCATION: Falmouth Yacht Club
The Race to Hyannis offers the opportunity to tune your boat and practice your boat handling before competing in another event.

Bicycle Club and Group Ride

DATE: Friday May 26, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM 
LOCATION: Brooks Park, Oak Street, Harwich (by the tennis courts)
A group bike ride leaving Brooks Park on Oak Street (next to Monomoy Regional High School) at 1:00 p.m. We are calling this weekly ride "Bicycle Club", and it's geared toward people who maybe haven't been on a bicycle in a while. It's a "no-drop ride", which means nobody gets left behind! The ride is open to anyone with a working bicycle and a helmet. We are hoping younger riders join older riders for a ride along the beautiful Cape Cod Rail Trail and Old Colony Rail Trail.

Bingo in Dennisport

DATE: May 26, 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.

Rhododendron Festival

DATE: Saturday, May 27 - Sunday, June 04, 10 am-5 pm
LOCATION: Heritage Museums & Gardens, Sandwich
Thousands of world-famous rhododendrons in over 100 varieties offer an explosion of spectacular blooms throughout Heritage. Enjoy a peaceful walk surrounded by walls of flowers, learn more about Heritage’s storied rhododendron legacy, participate in activities with horticulture experts, and take home one of these signature plants from the special plant sale. All programs are free with Museum admission. No advance registration required.

10th Annual Garden Party & Auction

DATE: Saturday, May 27, 2017, 10:00am to 1:00pm
LOCATION: Wellfleet Preservation Hall, 335 Main St.
The Birdhouse Auction was one of our very early fundraisers to restore the building and it has become a beloved annual event that now supports year-round programming at the Hall. We have expanded the scope of the event this year to include all manner of Garden Art (think paintings, sculpture etc...) trips, tickets and of course, birdhouses.

Sandwich Arts & Crafts Show

DATE: Saturday, May 27, 2017, 10:00am to 4:00pm
LOCATION: Sandwich Library Lawn
The shows feature fine art, jewelry, pottery, glass work, photographs, hand-crafted clothing, home accessories, wooden items, and much more made by local artisans! All artisan fees are donated to the Sandwich Public Library to benefit youth art programs.

Harwich by the Sea Plant Sale

DATE: May 27, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
LOCATION: Doane Park, Harwich Port
Perrenials,annuals,hanging baskets, baked goods, garden gifts and more..Rain or Shine

Games Day

DATE: Saturday, May 27, 2017 from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m
LOCATION: Brewster Ladies Library. Main St., Brewster
Come learn and play new board and card games – think Settlers of Catan, not Monopoly – provided by Matt Donle of Wicked Fun Games.

Saturday Woodcarving Demonstrations

DATE: Saturdays, 10a-2p
LOCATION: 91 Route 6A, Sandwich
At the Hillport Gallery with Local Artist Doug Amidon


DATE: Saturday, May 27, 2017 from 11:00am to 12:00pm 
LOCATION: Brewster Ladies Library. Main St., Brewster
Calling all LEGO fans! The Library wants you to come build and play with our own big collection of LEGO pieces. Get creative and have a blast! Ages 4 and up.

Highland Lighthouse

DATE: Seasonal
LOCATION: 27 Highland Light Road North Truro
Lighthouse Climbs: Weekdays noon to 4 PM; weekends 10 AM to 5:30 PM. Keeper's Shop open daily 10 AM to 6 PM.

Kennedy Legacy Trail

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

Hyannis Youth & Community Center Game Room

DATE: Ongoing, 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
LOCATION: Hyannis Youth and Community Center, Hyannis
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 or call 508-790-6345. 

Johnny Kelley Half Marathon

DATE: Sunday, May 28, 2017
LOCATION: Hyannis Town Green

Cape Symphony: John F. Kennedy Centennial Commemoration Concert

DATE: Sunday, May 28, 2017, 5:00pm to 7:30pm
LOCATION: Barnstable Performing Arts Center
A special concert commemorating the centennial birthday of John F. Kennedy featuring the Cape Symphony in partnership with the John F. Kennedy Museum Foundation in Hyannis.

Learn to Cope

DATE: Tuesday, May 30, 7pm
LOCATION: Yarmouth Police Station, 1 Brad Erickson Way, Yarmouth
(Use address 340 Higgins Crowell Road, Yarmouth in a GPS)

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.


DATE: May 30, 6:30pm
LOCATION: Orleans/Eastham Elks, 10 McKoy Rd, Eastham
Doors open at 5

Knit and Crochet @ Night

DATE: May 30, 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.

Baby Boomer Badminton

DATE: May 30, 6-8pm
LOCATION: Marguerite E. Small School, 400 Higgins Crowell Road - South Yarmouth
Cost: $3.00/night, Equipment provided. No school = No play 

Knitting for a Cause

DATE: May 30, 2017, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
LOCATION: Barnstable Senior Center, Hyannis
This is a new group beginning to knit for a purpose. It is for people who want to come together and help others in need and knit items with the purpose of donating to local agencies, groups, etc. Each person should come with some knitting skills, although we are here to support those who like to become better knitters. Some yarn and straight needles have already been donated for our use. Bring yarn, needles and join us for a relaxed supportive afternoon of services. For our first project, please bring a skein of purple yarn, needles, and your favorite pattern and we will make a hat to donate to an Alzheimer’s organization. FYI – Ravelry is a website that anyone can join for free and access a variety of free patterns. RSVP FREE

Writing Group

DATE: Wednesday, May 31st from 7pm-9pm
LOCATION: Brewster Ladies Library. Main St., Brewster
The group 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.

Story Hour

DATE: Wednesday, May 31, 10:30am
LOCATION: Brewster Ladies Library. Main St., Brewster
Children ages 3 and up can enjoy stories, songs, and a craft each week. Themes for the month of May are:
May 3 – Birds; May 10 – Mother’s Day; May 17 – Gardens and Flowers, May 24 – Nursery Rhymes. May 31 – Music

Cruise nights at A&W Rootbeer

DATE: Wednesdays, 5-7pm
LOCATION: A&W Rootbeer, Route 28, Harwich Port
Classic cars all summer long!

Drag Karaoke with Dana Danzel and Liz Solomon

DATE: Wednesday Nights
LOCATION: Embargo Main Street, Hyannis
Karaoke with a twist – hosted by a marvelous MC in drag!





Andy Carroll – “Million Letters Campaign”

DATE: June 1, 7pm
LOCATION: Truro Historical Society, 6 Highland Light Road, North Truro
Seeking out and preserving at least 1,000,000 wartime correspondences. For more information, visit

Bingo in S. Yarmouth

DATE: June 1, 6:30pm
LOCATION: St Pius X. South Yarmouth
The Doors open at 4:00PM and we start “Warm Up Bingo" at 6:00PM

Baby Boomer Pickle Ball

DATE: Thursday, June 1, 6-8pm
LOCATION: Marguerite E. Small School, 400 Higgins Crowell Rd., South Yarmouth
Cost: $3.00/night, Equipment provided. No school = No play

Weekly Salsa in Harwich

DATE: Thursday, June 1, 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.

Baby Story Hour

DATE: Thursday, June 1, 10:30 AM.
LOCATION: Brewster Ladies Library
Babies will enjoy a combination of stories and songs each week. This program is designed for young children who have not yet learned to walk.

Author Talk

DATE: Thursday, June 1, at 7 PM
LOCATION: Brewster Ladies Library. Main St., Brewster
Please join author Kathleen Perry for a discussion of her book, The Story of Micah.

Evening Book Discussion

DATE: Thursday, June 1 at 6:30 PM 
LOCATION: Brewster Ladies Library. Main St., Brewster
The Brewster Ladies’ Library has started an evening book discussion group! For our May meeting, we will be discussing Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng. Admission is free, and all are welcome to attend.

Crossing the Divide

DATE: June 1, 6:30-8pm
LOCATION: Brewster Ladies' Library, 1822 Main St
Would you like to be able to try and communicate with family, friends and co-workers on the other side of the political spectrum? Come join our discussion that will explore the psychological and cultural influences that prevent us from being able to have reasoned and effective conversations. This workshop will be based on Jonathan Haidt's book, The Righteous Mind, and will explore his theory of the differences between the conservative and liberal response to five moral categories

Stargazing at Lowell Park

DATE:June 1, 8:30pm
LOCATION: 10 Lowell Ave, Cotuit
Join the folks from Cotuit Library as we turn our gazes skyward towards the stars! This is the first of several stargazing events we'll be holding for the summer months, and Cotuit Library has everything you need to participate! We have the telescopes, just bring yourself and your minds full of wonderment! (although all telescopes will be welcome!). The rain date for this event is Friday, June 2nd @ 8:30 PM. This program is free but please register at or contact the Library.

Friday Flicks at the BSC

DATE: Fridays, 1-3pm
LOCATION: Barnstable Senior Center 825 Falmouth Rd
Come on in and cool off watching classic and current movies. We will highlight each film in the weekly e-news and have a list posted at the BSC.

Food Truck Fridays

DATE: June 2 & 23, 5-8pm
LOCATION: Heritage Museums & Gardens
Enjoy Heritage after hours as you stroll through the gardens, get exclusive access to the 2017 special exhibit Painted Landscapes: Contemporary Views, and, of course, sample tasty food and beverages while listening to music in the gardens.

Sandwich Arts & Crafts Show

DATE: June 3, 2017 - 10:00am to 4:00pm
LOCATION: Sandwich Public Library
The shows feature fine art, jewelry, pottery, glass work, photographs, hand-crafted clothing, home accessories, wooden items, and much more made by local artisans! All artisan fees are donated to the Sandwich Public Library to benefit youth art programs.

WE CAN: Divorce Boot Camp for Women

DATE: June 3, 9:15 AM - 1:30 PM
LOCATION: Community Development Partnership; 3 Main Street Mercantile Unit 7; Eastham
Divorce Boot Camp is appropriate for those who have not filed for divorce yet or are in the very early stages of divorce. This four-hour workshop offered by an experienced family law attorney. Among the many topics covered are: preparing before you file; ways to save money during the process; safety planning; alimony/child support and custody. For more information, visit

Twenty Summers presents Lucy Kaplansky in Concert

DATE: June 3, 7pm
LOCATION: 29 Miller Hill Road, Provincetown
Blending country, folk, and rock styles, vocalist Lucy Kaplansky covers a broad repertoire, from original songs to covers of June Carter Cash, Gram Parsons, Lennon-McCartney, and Nick Lowe.

The Sandwich Women’s Club 18th Annual Touch-A-Truck

DATE: June 4, 10a-2p
LOCATION: Sandwich High School
Kids and their parents can get up close, touch, and learn about trucks, buses and front-loaders. The event also features a Children's Fair with face painting, a teddy bear fix-it clinic (bring your animal to be healed), games and much more.

Tuesday Wildflower Garden Walks

DATE: Tuesdays thru August 29, 11am
LOCATION: Green Briar Nature Center, 6 Discovery Hill Road, East Sandwich
There are over 300 plants in the one-third acre that comprises the garden, which consists naturally of three zones: shaded hillside, wetlands and sunny meadow. All plants were chosen to ensure color and interest throughout the growing season. This is a drop in program, and advance registration is not required. The fee is $5 for non-members, $3 for members.

Mashpee Substance Use Task Force Drop-In Night

DATE: First Tuesday of the month begins June 6, 4-8pm
LOCATION: Community Health Center of Cape Cod, 107 Commercial, Mashpee
Providing substance use information, eductionaL and treatment resource options from local organizations. A;; are welcome, no RSVP, light refreshments.

Time to Choose

DATE: Thursday, June 8th, 7pm
LOCATION: Cape Cinema, 35 Hope Ln, Dennis, MA 02638
APCC is proud to present this evening of film and discussion as part of its ongoing environmental film series made possible with support from the Cape Cod Five Foundation. Advance tickets may be purchased online at Tickets are $15. Proceeds support APCC’s environmental film series. For more information, please see or contact Kristin Andres at 505.619.3185; email:

Friday Night Vinyl

DATE: June 9, 5-8pm
LOCATION: Harwich Antique Center
Stardust Alley Vinyl Records will be offering vinyl record appraisals and Hilary Bamford from WOMR/WFMR will be spinning records! Appraisals will include 3 records per person (strict limit) with a suggested donation of $3 per appraisal. All proceeds will be going to WOMR/WFMR Outermost Community Radio.

Free Yoga

DATE: Wednesdays 8am, thru August 30
LOCATION: On the Green, Rte. 6a, Yarmouth Port
No experience necessary, all ages welcome! Bring mat, sunscreen and water. No restrooms. Rain cancels.

Feed Your Love Open Mic

DATE: Third Wednesdays of the month, 
sign up at 6:30pm and begin at 7:00pm
LOCATION: Wellfleet Preservation Hall
Your chance to be showcased on stage for two songs or 10 minutes. There will be hot and cold beverages and treats.

Seventh Annual SandwichFest

DATE: Saturday, June 24, 2017, 10:00am to 4:00pm
LOCATION: Main Street, Sandwich, MA
This year's street festival will be held on Water Street (Route 130) stretching from Town Hall Square to the Hoxie House. Approximately 75 Juried Arts and Crafts, food and local non-profit organizations will take part in the event. The "Best Sandwich in Sandwich" tent will be located at the Hoxie House along with a "Beer and Wine Garden". To vote on People's Choice Award and to sample the delicious sandwiches, purchase a $20 Ticket per person by registering and purchasing below. Fun and games with the Sandwich Recreation Department on the lawn of the former Thornton W. Burgess Museum, a Dog Costume Parade and Competition and much more awaits fair goers at this celebration of summer.

Buzzards Bay Swim 2017

DATE: Saturday, June 24
LOCATION: across outer New Bedford Harbor
Join 300 others in this fun and exciting swim across outer New Bedford Harbor while raising funds for clean water. All swimmers earn a finisher's medal, t-shirt, swag bag, and breakfast beach party with a beer tent provided by Buzzards Bay Brewing. Whether you swim solo or with a kayak escort -- YOU can do the Buzzards Bay Swim! Swim for clean water on June 24th by signing up today at

7th Annual Yarmouth Summer Celebration

DATE: June 24-28
LOCATION: Town-wide
Activities during the week include the Sandy Feet Fun Run, Ice Cream Chill-Off, Hook, Line & Eel Kid's Fishing Clinic & Derby, Blessing of the Boats, Taylor Bray Farm Day and Bark in the Park Dog Parade. Schedule:

Lessons from History: Oh! That Cello!

DATE: Thursday, June 15, 2017 at 6 P.M
LOCATION: Nantucket Whaling Museum, 13 Broad Street
A special concert featuring songs and film clips by the renowned composer and director Charlie Chaplin. Performed by Grammy-nominated pianist Jennifer Maxwell and cellist Mollie Glazer




Walk-ins are welcome at all blood drives.
All blood collected at CCHC Blood Drives stays on Cape Cod to help our families, friends and neighbors.
To make an appointment to donate blood, please visit or call 508-862-5663.

Cape Cod Healthcare Blood Drives


May 10 - Cape Cod Hospital

May 11- Truro Council on Aging

May 12 - St. Joan of Arc, orleans

May 15 - John Wesley unioted methodist Church, Falmouth

May 17 - The Cooperative Bank of Cape Cod, Hyannis

May 18- Home Depot, Hyannis

May 20, Emerald Physicians, Yarmouth

May 22, Harwich Community at Monomoy H.S.

May 23 - Chatham Community




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

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

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

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

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

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

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


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

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


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

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

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


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

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


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


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


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

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


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

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

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

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

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

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


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

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

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


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

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


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


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


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

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

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 )


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


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


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

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

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

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

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

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




Woods Hole to Wellfleet Film Series

DATE: thru April, 7:30pm-9:30pm
LOCATION: 335 Main Street, Wellfleet
DETAILS: This new inspiring music documentary is the collaboration of Woods Hole Film Festival and Wellfleet Preservation Hall. (508) 349-1800

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

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 or call 508-790-6345.

Flower Angels USA

DATE: Ongoing
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.

The Artist Cottages at Orleans Market Square,

A sales and studio venue located in Orleans on Cape Cod, in a park-like art filled setting, is seeking artists and artisans inspired by the beauty of Cape Cod and it’s arts traditions. Applications are now being accepted for the 2017 Season…Weekends during the Spring and Fall Shoulder Seasons as well as Weeks in the Summer. We are seeking high quality work in all media. All work must be hand made or hand crafted. Applications should be submitted as soon as possible. Artists will be juried and selections made on a rolling basis, until all available slots are filled. The Application and Program Overview, as well as background information on the project can be found at

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

 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,

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.

The Kennedy Legacy Trail

DATE: Anytime
LOCATION: JFK Hyannis Museum 397 Main Street, Hyannis
Take a walk through history on this self-guided tour of sites in downtown Hyannis that are significant to the Kennedy family. At each of the 10 sites, informational signs and links to video and audio information uncovers stories & history about the Kennedys on Cape Cod. The walking trail is 1.6 miles long and may be visited in any order.




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.

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.

Volunteer With Habitat For Humanity

DATE: Ongoing
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 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.

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

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. 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. 508-778-5040 X897