Margaret Houben

Barriere Seniors group offers a number of regular activities at this time of year

On Nov. 29, the Senior’s will be holding their annual Christmas Craft Fair at the hall

Just a few items on the Districts of Barriere’s agenda

Barriere Council members approved up to $500 for a family oriented Halloween Dance

So much to do and so little volunteers

Spaghetti Dinner on Oct. 17, at the Seniors Hall in Barriere, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Understanding Dementia workshop in Barriere

“Understanding Dementia, Communication and Behaviour”, on Monday, Sept. 29, 6:30 p.m. at the Barriere Ridge

Senior’s Society has plenty to offer in Barriere

The Barriere and District Senior’s Society has lots to offer for those 50 plus

The Barriere Food Bank reports that the Thunder Alley Stomp’n Toy Run brought in the following to the food bank:  200 pounds of food items

Barriere Food Bank filled with Toy Run booty

Thanks to Thunder Alley Stomp’n Toy Run for numerous food items and Christmas gifts

The Barriere Food Bank reports that the Thunder Alley Stomp’n Toy Run brought in the following to the food bank:  200 pounds of food items

World Wide Paint Out this weekend

Artists will be gathering at the Barriere Bandshell on Sept. 13 and 14, with their paints and canvas in hand

Consider joining the Barriere and District Senior’s Society

The Barriere and District Senior’s Society has been around since 1989

Area grape vines are producing well; thanks to the long spell of scorching weather experienced in the B.C

It’s grape time in the garden

Area grape vines are producing well; thanks to the long spell of scorching weather experienced in the B.C, Interior

Area grape vines are producing well; thanks to the long spell of scorching weather experienced in the B.C

District amending bylaw for illegal use of water from town fire hydrants

Accessing District water through the fire hydrants without first obtaining a permit is illegal

Cashless Craft Swap coming on July 28 at North Thompson Volunteer Centre

Everyone is welcome, and you don’t have to bring something to take something home

Walk in the park

go for a walk in the park to celebrate Take A Walk In The Park Day

2014 Budget balanced with transfer from road reserves

District of Barriere General Budget was balanced with a transfer from Road Reserves

Folk Tales and Fables Week

World Folk Tales and Fables week, Mar. 17 to 23, is an opportunity to explore some of these stories

District council approves budget draft

first three readings of the Tax Bylaw and Financial Plan Bylaw are scheduled for the Apr. 7, Barriere council meeting

Highlights of Mar. 3, council meeting

a final draft of the District of Barriere Zoning Bylaw is now ready to circulate publicly for comment

Splash pad plans changed

Barriere 100th Anniversary Committee held a meeting on Feb. 27, to discuss the Splash Pad

Genealogy 101: Deciphering old photos

Genealogy 101 by Margaret Houben - Deciphering old photos

Lilly Maye Young

First baby of the New Year from McLure

The first baby of 2014 is Lilly Maye Young of McLure, born on Jan. 18, 2014

Lilly Maye Young

World Day of Prayer coming

World Day of Prayer will be held at St. George’s Catholic Church, at 5024 Barriere Town Road