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Celebrating Dads on and near Cape Cod!

Cape Cod Dads' Update

Every month, we send a free e-mail update to fathers who live on or near Cape Cod that includes a listing of events just for dads and other male caregivers. If you'd like to receive this, then please click on the appropriate link, below (no spam, ever! We promise):

I am a DAD, GRANDDAD, ETC.  OR   I WORK WITH with fathers and other male caregivers

To view a sample of our monthly Cape Cod Dads' Update, click HERE.


 


Local Television Interview:

Paul Melville (Cape Cod Family Resource Center) was interviewed by Pastor Jonathan Ahnquist on the Cape Cod Council of Churches program: On Good Faith. They talked about the new Cape Cod Family Resource Center that is opening in Hyannis and about the various supports that are available to Cape Cod families.

Watch the interview right now:


Local Radio Interview:

Paul Melville and Cindy Horgan (Cape Cod Children's Place) were interviewed by Matt McCarthy on Cape Cod Broadcasting's Sunday Journal. They talked about some of their work with Cape Cod Fathers, including the monthly Dads' Talk group in Harwich and the Parenting Journey for Fathers program they will be co-facilitating in Hyannis. The interview aired March 15, 2015 on:

WKPE 103.9 FM Cape Country 104,
WFCC 107.5 FM Classical 107.5,
WQRC 99.9 FM WQRC, and
WOCN 104.7 FM Ocean 104.7.

To hear the interview right now, click the "Play Button" on this mp3 player: 
 

Local Radio Interview:

Paul Melville was interviewed by Annie Ropeik on Cape Cod Broadcasting's Sunday Journal. Paul talked about his work with parents who are incarcerated and other local programs for parents. The interview aired October 6, 2013 on:

WKPE 103.9 FM Cape Country 104,
WFCC 107.5 FM Classical 107.5,
WQRC 99.9 FM WQRC, and
WOCN 104.7 FM Ocean 104.7.

To hear the interview right now, click the "Play Button" on this mp3 player: 

 

Cape Cod Times highlights Paul Melville's work with local dads

For Fathers' Day 2013, Sean Gonsalves wrote an article highlighting Paul Melville's work with fathers on and near Cape Cod. Click here to check it out!

 

Family Continuity Celebrates Fathers

Family Continuity's Skip Stuck highlighted the importance of fathers in his organization's June 2013 newsletter. Click here to read his article!

 

Local Radio Interview:

For Fathers' Day 2012, our own Paul Melville was interviewed by Sara Mannal on Cape Cod Broadcasting's Sunday Journal. Paul offered advice for dads on how to have strong relationships with their kids. The interview aired Fathers' Day morning on:

WKPE 103.9 FM Cape Country 104,
WFCC 107.5 FM Classical 107.5,
WQRC 99.9 FM WQRC, and
WOCN 104.7 FM Ocean 104.7.

To hear the interview right now, click the "Play Button" on this mp3 player: 

 

Local Newsletter Releases "Dad Issue"

The Falmouth Library's Early Childhood Resource Center (ECRC)'s Winter 2011/2012 Newsletter focuses on Dads (including our own Paul Melville)! Click here to check it out!

 

Fun (and Free) ideas for Dads and Kids

  • Check out the view from Scargo Tower in Dennis Village
  • Cape Cod Baseball League: www.capecodbaseball.org
  • Watch fishing boats unload at the Chatham Fish Pier
  • Tour Cape Cod Potato Chip factory: www.capecodchips.com
  • Woods hole Science Aquarium: 508-495-2001
  • Sandwich Fish Hatchery: 508-888-0008

 

Calendar for Dads

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