News & Updates from Barber National Institute

New Group Home Groundbreaking

New Group Home Groundbreaking

Posted on May 10th, 2019 at 3:37 PM

An addition will soon be welcomed to the east Bayfront neighborhood anchored by the Barber National Institute. Groundbreaking was held on Friday, May 10 for a new group home residence offering enhanced accessibility for adults with significant physical challenges.

Read More »

25th Lifesharing Program Anniversary

25th Lifesharing Program Anniversary

Posted on May 1st, 2019 at 2:59 PM

Provider families and the adults they serve came together to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the program that brought them together. A dinner for the Lifesharing Program was held at the Barber National Institute for all participants and staff.

Read More »

Bowling Tournament Donation

Bowling Tournament Donation

Posted on April 26th, 2019 at 4:11 PM

Special thanks to Charities for Children and all of the Barber bowlers who raised funds for the Barber Foundation at the Charities for Children 31st Annual Adult Bowling Tournament held March 31, 2019.

Read More »

Students take on the Mini-Beast

Students take on the Mini-Beast

Posted on April 25th, 2019 at 4:22 PM

One gym, 15 obstacles, and a whole lot of fun. Our Elizabeth Lee Black students tackled the Mini-Beast from Tuesday, April 23, to Thursday, April 25.

Read More »

Manufacturer & Business Association Luncheon

Manufacturer & Business Association Luncheon

Posted on April 13th, 2019 at 4:16 PM

Dr. Maureen Barber-Carey give the Keynote speech addressing "Women in the Workplace" at this year's Manufacturer & Business Association luncheon.

Read More »

Spring Clean up with ServErie

Spring Clean up with ServErie

Posted on April 10th, 2019 at 3:24 PM

More than 20 ServErie volunteers worked around our buildings and in the school playground to pick up leaves and debris and trim shrubbery.

Read More »

2019 Art Show Youth Award Winners

2019 Art Show Youth Award Winners

Posted on April 9th, 2019 at 2:18 PM

Awards were presented during a Youth Artist Reception on Sunday, April 7 at the Jay & Mona Kang Art Show & Sale.

Read More »

2019 Art Show Adult Award Winners

2019 Art Show Adult Award Winners

Posted on April 5th, 2019 at 2:38 PM

Awards were presented during an Adult Artist Reception on Thursday, April 4 at the Jay & Mona Kang Art Show & Sale.

Read More »

Celebrate Art Show

Celebrate Art Show

Posted on March 22nd, 2019 at 4:10 PM

One of the region’s largest and most eclectic art exhibits will be here soon when “Celebrating the Possibilities,” the Jay & Mona Kang Art Show & Sale, opens at the Barber National Institute, April 5 – 8.

Read More »

Artist-in-Residence Performance

Artist-in-Residence Performance

Posted on March 6th, 2019 at 3:39 PM

Dancer Shari Mastalski worked with students to explore various forms of dance and movement through an artist-in-residence program sponsored by Erie Arts & Culture.

Read More »