Library Service Lecture Next Month

Jamal Weekes Ministry News

Retirement and You will be the topic of the National Library Service’s lunch time lecture to be held on Thursday, March 15, at the Library Service’s Fairchild Street branch at noon. President of the Barbados Association of Retired Persons, Ed Bushell, will deliver the lecture. jamal.weekes@barbados.gov.bb See also: READ MORE Lecture On Stick Licking On Nov. 6 anemptytextlline READ MORE …

Men To Discuss Medical Insurance

Joy Springer Ministry News

Insurance 101 and an Outline of BARP’s Medical Insurance Scheme will be the topic of discussion at the monthly meeting of the Maurice Byer Polyclinic’s Men’s Health and Educational Group on Monday, February 26. The meeting, which begins at 6:00 p.m., will be addressed by President of the Barbados Association of Retired Persons (BARP), Edward Bushell, and insurance agent, Olvin …

Fresh Call To Return To Backyard Gardening

Nya Phillips banner, Ministry News

If householders grow more of what they eat, over time they could not only help in the revitalisation of the agricultural sector, but also gradually reduce the need to import certain vegetables, herbs and fruits. Deputy Chief Agricultural Officer (CAO) with responsibility for crop production, Leslie Brereton, expressed this view at the opening of a four-part workshop series on plant …

Agriculture Ministry & BARP Host Plant Workshops

Nya Phillips Ministry News

The Ministry of Agriculture’s Food Crop Research and Development and Plant Protection Departments will conduct a number of workshops for members of the Barbados Association of Retired Persons (BARP). The first session will be held tomorrow, Thursday, February 8, at the Caribbean Agricultural Research and Development Institute facility, located on the Ministry of Agriculture’s Graeme Hall, Christ Church, compound. Workshops …