Events and Programs


There is always plenty of free entertainment/talks/programs at all of our village libraries all year long.
Check out the offerings on-line on the Barnstable libraries calendar of events and also a cape wide listing of events at

ART visits NATURE at the Halfway House, Sandy Neck Beach!  2017 dates:  May 5, May 19, September 8, September 10, September 22, September 24, October 13, October 15
For application and more information click here or email: OR

Find happenings  in the Hyannis HyArts Cultural District and in all seven villages at



Check out the Arts Barnstable brochure featuring all things arts and culture in town including an easy to follow  map of downtown Hyannis HyArts and Barnstable Village Cultural Districts, the Kennedy Legacy Trail and how to find your way to all seven villages.

Click here for a spotlight of events/programs around the Hyannis HyArts & Barnstable Village Cultural District & click here for quick free concerts/music guide.

Call to artists for the 2017 Hyannis HyArts Artist Shanty program:

Each year, the first deadline for the season is the 4th Friday in October.  
After this date, applications WILL BE ACCEPTED ON A ROLLING BASIS and those juried into the program will be able to participate in the current season if any open spots or placed on a waiting list.
Click HERE for an application.   Click HERE for additional information about the program.