The Barnstable Adult Community Center is extremely pleased to announce that our doors are open again. We are excited to welcome you back, and ask that you please bear with us as we work to get our in-person programs and activities up and running. The BACC building is open Monday-Friday, from 8:30am-4:30pm. Below you’ll find some of the activities and offerings that are coming up.
NEW PROGRAMS AND CLASS SESSIONS ARE ENROLLING NOW You’ll find a complete listing of offerings in the September/October issue of Thrive magazine. It’s available at the BACC or online at www.townofbarnstable.us/coa/thrive/Thrive.pdf
The Support Services Department answers questions and provides access to community resources. For information on caregiver support, please contact Stacey Cullen at 508-862-4765. For information on other Support Services resources or to schedule an appointment, please call Jacqi Easter at 508-862-4757.
CAREGIVER AND SUPPORT SERVICES COMING TO A LIBRARY NEAR YOU!
Caregiver/Support Services Coordinator Stacey Cullen is now available at your local library to assist with information for caregivers and Barnstable residents age 60+. This new service provides resources and educational programs that benefit our community. Stacey is available from 10am-12pm on the days listed below. Appointments are not necessary and walk-ins are welcome. Please contact Stacey at 508-862-4765 for more information.
Caregiver/Support Services Library Schedule
- Centerville Public Library, 585 Main Street, Centerville, 4th Wednesday
- Cotuit Library, 871 Main Street, Cotuit, 2nd Tuesday
- Hyannis Public Library, 401 Main Street, Hyannis, 3rd Thursday
- Marstons Mills Library, 260 Main Street, Marstons Mills, 4th Tuesday
- Osterville Village Library, 43 Wianno Avenue, Osterville. 4th Thursday
- Sturgis Library, 3090 Main Street, Barnstable, 3rd Tuesday
- Whelden Memorial Library, 2401 Meetinghouse Lane, West Barnstable 2nd Thursday
CLUBS AND GROUPS STARTING UP
The following groups have begun meeting again:
Artists Fridays, 9 AM-12 PM
Bridge Fridays, 12:15-3:45 PM
Circle of Sistas Thursday-Call for dates. Discussions on diverse literature open to all but focusing on women of color.
Council on Aging Board Meetings Third Wednesday of each month
Cribbage Wednesdays, 1 PM
Friday Flix Frida, 1 PM
Haiku First or Second Wednesday of each month, 10 AM
Mah Jong Mondays, 9 AM-12 PM
Pinochle Thursday, 1-3 PM
Sunshine Crafters Fridays, 1 PM and Tuesdays, 10 AM
To find helpful updates and links as well as entertainment and resources to stay engaged and informed, please “like” and follow us on the Barnstable Adult Community Center Facebook page at www.facebook.com/barnstableadultcommunitycenter
The Barnstable Council on Aging’s bi-monthly magazine, Thrive, is available in our lobby area, and can also be found under the “Newsletter” tab on our website: www.townofbarnstable.us/coa<http://www.townofbarnstable.us/coa
> Our E-newsletter is sent weekly, and contains news, resources and information for the older adult community and others.