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Berri and Barmera Library School Holiday Programs

2 July 2015
Don't forget you can take your children into the Berri or Barmera Library these school holidays to do some FREE arts and craft. Various sessions available.

NAIDOC Week 5-12 July 2015

2 July 2015
NAIDOC week is next week. Riverland NAIDOC have planned various activities to be held across the Riverland that are suitable for the whole family. Celebrations will commence on Monday with a march in Vaughan Terrace, Berri. Please see calendar for further details.

2015 South Australian Community Awards

1 July 2015
Nominations are now open! These awards recognise individuals, groups, businesses and organisations in South Australia who are making in a difference in our local communities and state.

Pride of Australia Medal 2015

30 June 2015
The Advertiser, Sunday Mail and Messenger have now launched the 11th annual Pride of Australia Medal. This program acknowledges the remarkable contribution and achievements members of our community, who generously act without fear or favour.

Berri Senior Citizens Club Inc

24 June 2015
The 'Berri Senior Citz' is on the look out for new members! The club meets each Tuesday at the Berri Senior Citizens Hall, Draper Rd Berri from 1:00pm. $2 entrance gives you entry into a free raffle, afternoon tea and good fellowship. Annual Subs are $15. Visitors welcome.For further information ph 8582 2915.

2015 Youth Volunteer Scholarship Awards – apply now!

16 June 2015
Are you a young person involved in volunteering? Are you studying? Or intending to study?

Knowing the Facts about ICE

12 June 2015
A FREE Community Information forum called 'Knowing the Facts about ICE' will be held at the Chaffey Theatre in Renmark on Tuesday July 21 at 6.30pm.

CFS Codes of Practice released to help reduce fires outside Fire Danger Season

3 June 2015
Each year the South Australian Country Fire Service (CFS) attends more than 300 preventable fires outside of the Fire Danger season. Three new Codes of Practice for Broad Acre Burning, Vegetation Pile Burning and Use of Prescribed Tools have now been adopted in an effort to reduce this number.

Utilities Literacy Training for Community Workers

29 May 2015
Uniting Care Wesley Bowden is offering Community Workers a free 2-day training workshop on 17th & 18th June in the Salvation Army Church, Berri. The workshop is tailored for people who support financially vulnerable members of the community. Participants are welcome from organisations within the community sector and from local government. Please see attached flyer to register and more information.

Career Planning Session

29 May 2015
Free Career Planning Session this Friday the 5th June from 9am-12pm in the Berri Town Hall held by National Training & Development. Come along and learn how to update your Resume, build a 5 year plan and get course & career advice whilst meeting new people over a cuppa and chat.