Margaret Houben

New books at the library

The Barriere Library has many new book, DVD and video titles in stock

A thesaurus is a very handy tool for a writer

Thesaurus Day is celebrated on Jan. 18

This would be a good day to take a moment or two to browse through your synonym finder

A thesaurus is a very handy tool for a writer
Parishioners from St. George’s Catholic Church in Barriere gathered together to enjoy a pot-luck Christmas dinner at the North Thompson Volunteer and Information Centre in the Ridge on Dec. 13.

Good food and good company

Parishioners from St. George’s Catholic Church in Barriere gathered to enjoy pot-luck Christmas dinner

Parishioners from St. George’s Catholic Church in Barriere gathered together to enjoy a pot-luck Christmas dinner at the North Thompson Volunteer and Information Centre in the Ridge on Dec. 13.
Store manager Shelley Defelice

Late night for staff at Barriere IDA

Many local stores were open until 8 p.m. to accommodate area shoppers

Store manager Shelley Defelice
Jarek Kotlewski (left) and his staff from the Station House Restaurant  served up a delicious Christmas lunch at the Seniors Centre in Barriere on Dec. 12.

Xmas lunch served up for seniors

A delicious Christmas lunch was served at the Seniors Centre in Barriere on Dec. 12

Jarek Kotlewski (left) and his staff from the Station House Restaurant  served up a delicious Christmas lunch at the Seniors Centre in Barriere on Dec. 12.

Good reading at the Library

The Barriere Library has a wide selection of titles in stock for every reader

Did you know that every day in December celebrates a different type of food?

Celebrating daily treats throughout December

Did you know that every day in December celebrates a different type of food?

Did you know that every day in December celebrates a different type of food?
Pictured are the volunteers who filled the shoe boxes for Samaritan’s Purse:  (L-r) back row - Nancy

14 people fill 51 shoe boxes for Samaritan’s Purse

Hetu: "Just a fun couple of hours and 51 kids will be blessed this Christmas."

Pictured are the volunteers who filled the shoe boxes for Samaritan’s Purse:  (L-r) back row - Nancy

The library is the place to go when it starts to get cold outside

Now that the snow has started, it’s time to get to the library and pick up a few books

One in seven people worldwide do not have access to any kind of toilet.  Poor sanitation and the absence of good hygiene practices can cause poor nutrition.

Imagine life without a loo

Just imagine for a moment what your life would be like without a toilet

One in seven people worldwide do not have access to any kind of toilet.  Poor sanitation and the absence of good hygiene practices can cause poor nutrition.

The rodeo results are in

The 2015 Rodeo results are in from the North Thompson Fall Fair and Rodeo

Celebrate our forests in Canada

March 20, is International Day of Forests – the theme is “Create a Climate Smart Future”.

Genealogy 101: learning more about the subject

Those interested in learning more about genealogy, there is a great resource available online

On Sept. 10

Seniors’ organization working for Barriere and area since 1976

For almost 40 years, Barriere and the surrounding area has been well supported by a senior's organization

On Sept. 10
Jim’s Food Market staffer

Little Fort celebrates Chinese New Year

People in Little Fort celebrated the Chinese New Year in several ways on Feb. 19

Jim’s Food Market staffer
On Jan. 15

Sushi on the menu at Little Fort cooking class

10 people from Barriere and Little Fort came together at Little Fort Hall to make and eat sushi

On Jan. 15
The Jim’s Food Market staff Christmas Party held last month at the High Five Diner in Little Fort enjoyed not only good food

Tacky sweater Christmas party

Jim's Food Market seasonal staff party had a lot of questionable fashion

The Jim’s Food Market staff Christmas Party held last month at the High Five Diner in Little Fort enjoyed not only good food
On Dec. 18

Winter Night held at Barriere Elementary

Winter Night served up food, crafts, a mini Christmas concert and more

On Dec. 18
Dorothy Carby shows off the great seasonal door prize that she won during the Barriere and District Senior’s Society Christmas Dinner held Dec. 6.    Some 60 people attended the event in the Barriere Senior’s Hall.

A winner at Senior’s Christmas Dinner

Some 60 people attended the event in the Barriere Senior’s Hall

Dorothy Carby shows off the great seasonal door prize that she won during the Barriere and District Senior’s Society Christmas Dinner held Dec. 6.    Some 60 people attended the event in the Barriere Senior’s Hall.

Join the Barriere Seniors Society and stay active through the winter

Activities to suit anyone’s lifestyle, including; trips, cards, carpet bowling, socializing and more