News from NT Volunteer Centre

The North Thompson Volunteer Centre (NTVIC) is asking area residents to help choose the movie for ”Interior Savings Moonlight Movie Night”, coming to Barriere on Aug.18.

Movie choices are: #1 Rio, #2 Rango, or #3 Wildcard (and possibly Cars 2 depending on the release date). Drop in to NTVIC in the Ridge to vote; or email your choice of movie to

NTVIC rep Kathy Dunn says, “Pick your top two choices, we will tally the votes and pick the winner by May 31st.”

Dunn also notes that NTVIC will be running a summer day camp program for children K  to 11 years from July 5 until Sept. 2, 2011, excluding holidays. Cost is $35 for a half day (four hours or less) or $45 for full days.   Participants are required to bring their own lunch.

Call NTVIC 250-672-0033 for more information or drop in to register Tuesday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., as soon as possible as space is limited to 24.

The NTVIC is also hosting sports camps:

• Grades 4 to 7 Volleyball camp July 11 to 14, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., cost is $30.

• Grade 4 to 7 Netball camp, Aug. 25 p.m., 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., cost is $30.

• Grade 4 to 7 Basketball camp, Aug. 15 to 18, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., cost is $30.

• Grade 7 to 12 Basketball camp, Aug. 22 to 25, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., cost is $50.

“We are also in the process of setting up skills camps for grades 2 to 4,” says Dunn, “Dates and times will be announced, as well as possible volleyball and netball camps for grades 7 to 12.”