Hyannis Youth & Community Center
The follow events are located at the Hyannis Youth & Community Center
TUESDAY—SATURDAY, APRIL 8-12 8:00AM-8:00PM
US ADULT FIGURE SKATING CHAMPIONSHIPS
Hosted by Yarmouth Ice Club, this “Roaring 20th” event will feature 600 qualifying championship and non-qualifying competitors between the ages of 21 and 85 from the three sections of the East, Midwest and Pacific Coast. Programs include Singles and Pairs, Free Skate, Dancing and Dramatic Entertainment. Allevent passes are $45; daily passes are $15. Seniors 60+ are $12 per day. Children who are 5 and under are free when accompanied by a ticketed adult. For more information: www.2014USAdultNationalChampionships.com.
SATURDAY, MAY 3 10:00AM-2:00PM
CAPE COD SCIENCE & NATURE EXPO
For the second year, agencies and businesses from all over the Cape will come together to offer an overview of what’s in store for family fun during the summer! Check out Cape Light Compact’s Energy Carnival, Sandy Neck Beach Park, National Seashore, Coastal Studies, Wildlife Center, National Marine Life Center, Hyannis Whale Watchers and more! Hands-on activities, games and prizes! Admission is $5/person. Kids under 5 are FREE with a ticketed adult. For
more information call Amy at 508.790.6345 x112
FRIDAY, MAY 9 TIME TBA
Bring your Mom, grandma or other female adult and dance, play games, win prizes and have fun celebrating Mother’s Day! Admission is $5 per couple.
Additional children are admitted for $5 each. Max family rate is $20.
SATURDAY, MAY 10 10:00AM
JAMES DUNN MEMORIAL BIKE RODEO & SAFETY CHECK
Monomoy Cooperative Learning Program -- is now open for summer registration. The program is open to all cape resdients and visitors K-7th, 7:30 am to 5:30pm. They offer Beach trips, Feild trips and lots of fun! Call 508-430-2355 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for a registration.
HARWICH— Bits and Pieces will perform at EPOCH Senior Healthcare -- of Harwich on Thursday, April 10 at 2:30 p.m. The group performs classic hits, country and bluegrass songs with their own unique twist. This event is free and open to the public. For more information or to RSVP, please call 508-430-1717. EPOCH is located at 111 Headwaters Dr.
EPOCH of Harwich hosts free blood pressure clinic (April 11) HARWICH—EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Harwich will offer free blood pressure screenings at the Harwich Council on Aging on Friday, April 11 from 10 to 11:30 a.m. EPOCH nursing staff will administer these free blood pressure tests and be available to answer your questions. Because high blood pressure increases the risk for heart disease, regular screenings are an important measure to protecting your heart health. For more information or to schedule your screening, call 508-430-1717. The Harwich Council on Aging is located at 100 Oak Street. EPOCH is located at 111 Headwaters Dr.
Karen Kelley to perform at EPOCH of Harwich (April 18) HARWICH—EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Harwich will welcome pianist Karen Kelley for a performance on Friday, April 18 at 2:30 p.m. In between classic songs, Kelley discusses the background of the music and musicians she covers. She’s an engaging, energetic performer who welcomes audience requests. This event is free and open to the public. For more information or to RSVP, please call 508-430-1717. EPOCH is located at 111 Headwaters Dr.
MASSACHUSETTS BREAST CANCER COALITION’S ANNUAL AGAINST THE TIDE EVENTS IN TWO LOCATIONS--The Massachusetts Breast Cancer Coalition (MBCC) will be holding their annual, statewide Against the Tide swim, kayak, walk, or run fundraising events again in 2014. The morning events consist of several components: competitive and recreational swim, recreational kayak, recreational walk, and competitive and recreational run. Participants of all ages and abilities can choose 1, 2, or 3 of these exciting activities. The event also offers an Aquathlon “Splash and Dash” component, where participants “splash” in the competitive 1-mile swim and immediately “dash” in the competitive 5K or 10K run (chosen by the participant). The Statewide Metro-Boston Against the Tide will be held for the 22nd year in a row at DCR's Hopkinton State Park on Saturday, June 21st. The Cape Cod Against the Tide will be held for the 15th year DCR's Nickerson State Park onSaturday, August 16th. Both statewide events start at 7:00am and end at12:00 noon. Please visit www.mbcc.org/swim or call 800-649-MBCC for more information and to register.
The Sandwich - Bourne Lions club will be holding rabies clinics for cats & dogs in the month of April at the following locations-- At the Bourne Fire Station on Saturdays, April 5 & 19 from 9 am - noon. Cost is $12.00 per animal: Dr. William Fall, veterinarian At the Pocasset Free station on Saturday, April 5 from 1 pm - 3 pm, Dr. Fall And on Saturday, April 19th, a rabies clinic will be held at the East Sandwich Fire Station on Rte. 6A at these specific times: Cats: 1 - 2 pm; Dogs: 2 - 3 pm. $12.0 per animal; Dr. Wanda Sisum, veterinarian
Ken Badger to perform at EPOCH of Harwich (April 23) HARWICH—EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Harwich will welcome Ken Badger for a performance on Wednesday, April 23 at 2:30 p.m. Badger performs show tunes, big band hits and classic oldies with an energetic style. This event is free and open to the public. For more information or to RSVP, please call 508-430-1717. EPOCH is located at 111 Headwaters Dr.
COA breakfast at EPOCH of Harwich (April 25) HARWICH—EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Harwich will host a breakfast with the Harwich Council on Aging on Friday, April 25 at 8 a.m. Ann Dextraze, LICSW, will present on “Safety at Home and in the Community.” This event is free and open to the public, but space is limited. For more information or to RSVP, please call 508-430-1717. EPOCH is located at 111 Headwaters Dr.
Julie Charland to perform at EPOCH of Harwich (April 30) HARWICH—Julie Charland will perform at EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Harwich on Wednesday, April 30 at 2:30 p.m. Charland performs her folk renditions of classic and popular songs on the guitar and standup bass. This event is free and open to the public. For more information or to reserve a space, please call 508-430-1717. EPOCH is located at 111 Headwaters Dr.
About EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Harwich (www.epochsl.com)
Located at 111 Headwaters Drive, EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Harwich provides traditional long-term care, short-term rehabilitation services, respite care and BRIDGES®, a specialized program for individuals with memory care needs. This community is part of EPOCH Senior Living, a regional provider of senior living and health care options.
May is Worldwide Lyme Disease Awareness month. -- If you, a friend or family member suffers from Lyme or other tick borne diseases, please join the awareness campaign by hanging a bright green ribbon or Lyme Awareness flag from your porch, fence, car, or lapel. We need a sea of green ribbons to show how far-reaching this epidemic has become. According to the CDC, there are more than 300,000 NEW cases of Lyme each year. If not caught and treated right away, Lyme Disease and its co-infections represent a serious, disabling, and complex multi-system disease that can affect any system or organ in the body – including heart and brain. Please learn about Lyme Disease and how to protect yourself and your loved ones by visiting http://www.lymediseaseassociation.org/. Get Smart! Stay Tick-Safe!