Schedule of Events & Activities 2017

ASCSA Cape Cod Adventure
Arrive Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2017
Depart September 10, 2017


Wednesday, Sept. 6th
Everyone arrives at Hyannis at hostel throughout the day
Pick-up guests at Hyannis bus station as needed
Unscheduled events all day for those present
lunch/snacks on Hyannis waterfront
Pizza before church
Attend Hyannis Christian Science Church – 7:30pm
Cape Cod introductory talk at hostel after church by long-time Cape Cod resident historian & Naturalist Peter Bartlett Cooper – snacks served
Hyannis night walking tour

Thursday, Sept. 7th
*Breakfast at hostel/prepare pack lunch -7:30 – 8:30
Full Day Tour – Outer Cape (National Seashore/Provincetown/Wellfleet/)
Choose from activity list below
Evening cookout at Veteran’s Park Beach with invited CS guests from nearby churches – 6-8pm

Friday, Sept. 8th
*Breakfast at hostel/prepare pack lunch – 7:30 – 8:30
¾ Day trip to Martha’s Vineyard or Nantucket Islands (depart/return Hyannis Harbor) – self-guided
History, beaches, vistas, swimming, biking
½ day parasailing
Choose from activity list below
Horsd’oeuvres at hostel – 6:30 – 7:30
Dine together in evening at Spanky’s Clam Shack, Hyannis Harbor (across street from hostel) 8-10pm

Saturday, Sept. 9th
*Breakfast at hostel/pack lunch -7:30 – 8:30
3/4 Day trip to Falmouth/Woods Hole (bike ride/aquarium/beaches)
Choose from activity list below
Evening cookout at Veteran’s Park Beach– includes beach games – 4-7pm

Sunday, Sept. 10th (all activities this day are optional)
*Breakfast at hostel/pack lunch -7:30 – 8:30
Check out time of the hostel – 10am
Attend Hyannis Christian Science Church – 10:30am
Lunch at waterfront restaurant
Unscheduled events throughout the day while ASCSA attendees are in town
Shuttle people to Hyannis bus station as needed


Susan Collins, CSB, our on-site practitioner, will be giving an inspirational talk

Activity list

Island exploring
Martha’s Vineyard

Water sports
Parasailing – Dennis & South Yarmouth
Canoeing – Dennis Port
Kayaking – Dennis Port & West Dennis
Stand up paddle boarding – Dennis Port & West Dennis
Paddle boat – Dennis Port

Water tours
Barnstable Ecotour – Barnstable
Sailing – Hyannis & Nantucket
Hyannis Whale Watching Cruise – Barnstable
Hyannis Harbor Cruise – Hyannis
Bass River Cruise – West Dennis
Hyannis Duckmobile – Hyannis

Outer Cape Day Tour – car shuttle
Provincetown dune tour, National Seashore, Wellfleet Harbor

Cape Cod Rail Trail
Shining Sea Bikeway – Falmouth
Cape Cod Canal Bikeway – Sandwich
Bike paths – Nantucket
Bike paths – Martha’s Vineyard

Marsh & beach strolls

Long pasture – Barnstable
Great Island – Wellfleet

Miscellaneous activities

The Adventure Park – Sandwich
Mini-golf – Harwich & South Yarmouth
Chatham Fish Pier – Chatham
Dancing – West Dennis
Night walking tour of Hyannis

Cape Codder Water Park (indoor) – Hyannis
Fresh water pond – Hathaway Pond – Barnstable

Falmouth Heights Beach – Falmouth
Silver Beach – Falmouth
Craigsville Beach – Hyannis
Veterans Park Beach – Hyannis
Kalmus Park Beach – Hyannis
Marconi Beach, Marconi Station Site – Wellfleet, National Seashore
Pamet Beach – Truro, National Seashore

John F Kennedy Museum – Hyannis
Cape Cod Maritime Museum – Hyannis
The Nantucket Whaling Museum – Nantucket
Chatham Marconi Maritime Center – Chatham
Wood’s Hole Science Aquarium – Woods Hole
Whydah Pirates Museum – West Yarmouth


*Anyone who wants or needs a breakfast earlier than the posted time, ask Chef Johnny the day before