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This Week at the Hyannis Youth & Community Center - Nov 5-11

This week, the Hyannis Youth & Community Center will be busy with all the usual activities, plus more! A listing of all the public activities taking place can be found here.

On Tuesday, November 7th from 8 AM to 8 PM, residents in Precincts 8, 9 and 13 will vote in the Gymnasium. More information is available here. There is no school on Friday, November 10th in observance of the Veterans Day Holiday so the Game Room and Gymnasium will be open from 3-9 PM for kids in K-12 who have an HYCC annual membership or day pass.

On Saturday, November 11th the Annual Turkey Shoot basketball event will take place in the Gymnasium! Starting at 8 AM, kids and their adult partner can register for their age group and compete to win a prize! More information here!

This Week at the Hyannis Youth & Community Center - Oct 29-Nov 4

The HYCC offers public skating every day thanks to the generous support of the Bilezikian Family Foundation!  There are also specialized programs like pick-up hockey/stick practice and stroller skating where you can introduce your little one to the ice while getting a workout at the same time!  Gift certificates and money-saving transferable punch cards are available at the skate rental booth -- they make great holiday gift ideas!

With the cooler weather, the HYCC Gymnasium offers drop-in fun for all! Discover RC Indoor Flying on Sundays and Pickleball on Mondays and Fridays, along with Open Gym basketball, volleyball and more! Check the weekly schedule here!

Winter Program Registration is coming up on November 15th, offering after school and Saturday programs for the kids and lots of family activities and events for the Holidays! Check out all the programs and be sure your account information is up to date here!

As always, please feel free to stop by or call us at 508-790-6345 and offer your suggestions and comments! Visit our web site at www.townofbarnstable.us/hycc for more information!


Upcoming at the Hyannis Youth & Community Center: Oct 22-28

There are so many things going on at the Hyannis Youth & Community Center for the whole family to enjoy! All of your favorite drop-in activites, plus THREE SEAHAWKS HOCKEY GAMES on Wednesday, Friday and Saturday! Check out the full schedule of all the public activities here.

Get ready for Halloween and come by for the Halloween Carnival on Friday, October 27th before the Seahawks Game!  It's a great chance to try on your costume before the "big night"; you might win a prize in our costume contest! As always, there will be spooky snacks, touch tables and carnival games both on and off the ice. Bring your own skates or rent a pair of our brand new ones (thanks to the Bilezikian Family Foundation) and join us for the Monster Mash with your friends and family! Then, on Saturday at Barnstable Intermediate School, Barnstable Recreation's annual Not-So-Scary Halloween is happening, giving the little ones a chance to join in the fun! 

Did you know? An HYCC Annual Membership is just $20 for Barnstable Residents and $40 for Non-Residents. All of the revenue from memberships, rentals and user fees goes right back into the operation and programming at the facility, ensuring the wide variety of programs, events and opportunities for all.  Please don't hesitate to contact us or stop by to offer your suggestions and comments. We appreciate and thank you for your support!


Hyannis Youth & Community Center Schedule - Oct 15-21

Summer is winding down and hockey season is heating up! There are lots of after school stick practices available for girls and boys high school age who are getting ready for try-outs! All are welcome!  Plus, public skating, stroller skating for little ones and walk-on practice time for figure skaters and their coaches too! 

Open Gym basketball times are scheduled most every day and the Lyndon P. Lorusso Youth Center is packed with lots of activities from ping pong and pool tables to the computer lab and more! Plus, weekend volleyball and basketball activities and programs; something for the whole family to enjoy. Here is a link to the weekly schedule of public activities on our web site.  Visit or call us at 508-790-6345 for more information about the affordable HYCC Annual Membership program and start enjoying all the benefits we offer today!

Check out the newest Eastern Hockey League team right here on the Cape! The Total Athletics Seahawks will take on the New Hampshire Avalanche on Friday, October 20th at 7:30 PM! Admission is just $5.

Hyannis Youth & Community Center Schedule - Oct 8-14

There is so much to do and see at the HYCC! WE ARE OPEN ON MONDAY, COLUMBUS DAY!!

This week, you can look forward to more fun and action at Cape Cod's premier sports complex! Public skating is offered every day and we have plenty of rental skates (both figure and hockey) thanks to the Bilezikian Family Foundation's recent donation!  Not a skater? Then come by and play basketball, volleyball, pickleball or hang out in the Game Room at the Lyndon P. Lorusso Youth Center! Outdoor fun at the popular Barnstable Skate Park Tuesday-Sunday (closed on Mondays).

For more details about all of the events and programs offered at the Hyannis Youth & Community Center, please visit www.townofbarnstable.us/hycc or call 508-790-6345.

Schedule of Activities

Here are the public activities planned for the week at the Hyannis Youth & Community Center!  Please check the website for updates and details!

HYCC Schedule: Sept 10-16, 2017

The week of September 10-16, 2017 at the Hyannis Youth & Community Center! Check the calendar on the web site for updates and details!
PLEASE NOTE: Monday, September 11 the Cape & Islands Job Fair will be in the Gymnasium with free admission from 10AM-3PM. There will be no Open Gym on Sunday or Monday - to accommodate the event's needs for set-up and take-down. The Walking Track and Game Room will be open and available to HYCC members and day pass holders.
Be sure and mark your calendar for the 9th Annual Touch-A-Truck in the parking lot at the HYCC on Saturday, September 23 from 11AM -1PM. Admission is FREE but there is no rain date.
Finally, Fall Program Registration began for Barnstable residents this week and non-residents will be able to start enrolling Wednesday, September 13 at 8:30 AM.  There is still space available in the HYCC Skating School Learn-to-Skate and Learn to Play Hockey programs, as well as the First Aid/CPR/AED Certification class, T-Ball, Build a Bevin Skiff Sailboat, Maritime Mysteries and many more!  Affordable fun for the whole family after school and on weekends. Sign up on line or come in and we will help you!

Hyannis Youth & Community Center - Sept 3-9

Here is a look at the activities for the whole family to enjoy next week at the Hyannis Youth & Community Center and here is where it may be found on the web site. http://townofbarnstable.us/HYCCNet/schedules/2017%200903-0909.pdf

Fall Program Registration begins on Wednesday, September 6 at 8:30 AM for Barnstable residents (Non-residents can register beginning Wednesday, September 13). Check out all the exciting activities including a new after school program at the HYCC, a First Aid/CPR/AED Certification program, Zumba, Robotics, Mountain Biking and more!  if you are registering your child online, please be sure and check that your household information is correct, including your child's age and grade! Call us at 508-790-6345 if you see any discrepancies to avoid any confusion or frustration!
Have a great Labor Day Weekend! 

This Week at the Hyannis Youth & Community Center

Check out all the action at http://townofbarnstable.us/hycc!

Little Bruins Learn-To-Play Hockey Program comes to Hyannis!

Families with kids age 4-9 who want to give hockey a try without the commitment of a full-season program or expense of the equipment can get started by participating in this new program sponsored by Barnstable Youth Hockey!  It's a great deal for only $100! To register, please visit www.bostonbruins.com/learntoplay