News & Current Events

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The CMCA uses the social media app MeWe to communicate neighbor-to-neighbor and to advertise CMCA event and meeting schedules.  To use this tool, it is necessary that you either be a permanent resident or part-time resident of Cape Meares. 

For information contact Cape Meares Community Association – Email:

The CMCA Board is in the process of revising and updating the CMCA Bylaws.  The draft version is posted below for your review.  If you have any comments or questions, please send them to by April 1.  The final version will be adopted at our annual meeting on May 13, 2023. 

Draft CMCA Bylaws 2023

Events – Activities – Meetings

Emergency Tech Prep Seminar – April 15, 2023

How did you manage during the last power outage? The Tech Prep seminar given by Pete Steen and Kevin Burke is scheduled for April 15th at the community center at 10:00AM. Perhaps your questions will be answered during this presentation that highlights household management during a power outage.

March Potluck Cancelled
Next Community Party/Potluck – April 29, 2023

Cape Meares Community Potlucks are held at the Barbara Bennett Community Center on the Last Saturday of January, February, March, April, June, October, and November. Please bring food to share. Soda and water will be provided. Times may vary please check bulletin case at the Community Center for details.

Watershed Conservancy Project Update 3-21-2023
Presentation Watershed Conservancy Project – 3-4-2023
Watershed Conservancy Project Update 2-21-2023
Forest Habitat Assessment 2-2023
CMCA Newsletter February 2023
2-11-2023 Quarterly CMCA Meeting Notes
2-13-2023 CMCA Board Meeting Notes

Solar Power Seminar Flyer – Seminar date to be determined.

Cape Meares Crafting Group

Meets in the Barbara Bennett Community Center, 1st and 3rd Wednesdays at 10AM. Contact Jenny Francis for information.

Springtime Community Center Landscaping and Clean-upApril 28, 2023– Join your neighbors for the annual re-fresh of the landscape around our community center.

Annual Oregon Shakeout in October – Emergency Preparedness activities

Community Meetings

Annual CMCA Meeting- Saturday, May 13, 2023, 10:00 a.m.

CMCA business meetings are held at the Barbara Bennett Community Center (and Zoom option available) at 10AM on the 2nd Saturdays in February, May (Annual Meeting), August, and November.

Holiday Events

Memorial Day BBQ

July 4th Parade-BBQ-Silent Auction

Labor Day Celebration

Halloween Potluck (last Saturday October)

December Fireside Caroling

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