Easter holiday bits and bobs

Guiding things what I did over the holidays:

  • Final signing-off-the-Queen’s-Guide-book meeting.  The book should be winging its way to the Chief Guide now!
  • Summer camp meeting for leaders on our division subcamp (within the larger county camp).
  • Bag packing – in a local supermarket raising money for our International Trip Guides and a bit for unit funds.  The girls (and their mothers and sisters, and leaders and a few other helpful Guides) were there for 9 hours over a weekend and raised over £1100, an excellent total.  We’ll repeat it in a couple of weeks, hopefully not catching too many of the same shoppers.
  • Refreshing the Guides’ display board with recent photos and nice bright backing paper.
  • And the most fun thing: a trip to a theme park with the Guides!  I’ll save that for another post.

Bag packing April 2015 (1) - Copy

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2 thoughts on “Easter holiday bits and bobs

    1. Clare Post author

      Thanks! Bag packing is always good for getting serious funds and the Guides worked really hard.

      Not this time – these girls are going on trips run by our Girlguiding region, in groups with other girls and leaders from around the region, having been through a selection process. It’s a good chance for them to mingle with new guidey people and see that the movement is bigger than what we do locally.

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