Girlguiding have launched their new plan for girl-led change and we can’t wait for YOU to be a part of it…
Based on girls and young women’s concerns, hopes and ideas, Future Girl covers topics such as appearance pressures and worldwide equality!
Find more information and the pack of posters to download here.
The 6th Douglas Brownies are working towards their Archeology Interest badge and they buried two boxes with family pictures, badges and some personal items. One of the boxes will be opened in a year and the other in 10 years’ time. The newest members also had their promise ceremony in the wonderful Douglas Head, near the poppy memorial.
A great evening organised by Lloyds Bank in Castletown talking about money and savings. Working towards our Jobs Badge.
See how the 7th Douglas Guides and the Rushen Rainbows enjoyed the Cricket Session with the lovely Sally Green. We recommend it to all the units! So much fun 🙂
Garwick Rangers have had a brilliant weekend at Waddow Hall, staying in Ribble Lodge! They went grass sledging, on the house tour, had a wonderful campfire, also spent a lot of the weekend completing challenges blindfolded, and totally embraced the ghost story of Peg.
These are the pictures of the Christmas Tree at the airport we made for the Save the Children Festival of Trees – our theme was the 75th Anniversary of the Trefoil.
We have been sponsored by Mr Jeavons from Tynwald Mills this year – which we are really pleased about and thankful.
After arriving in the Isle of Man on 20th December all the way from Bethlehem, the Eternal Light was lit at the St. Johns Church during the service the next day.
Paul Moulton, from Manx.net, interviewed the young ladies who brought it. You can watch it here.
If you want to read the history behind the Peace Light of Bethlehem, visit Wikipedia.
These are the images from the service at the St. John’s Church.
Each St Thomas’s Rainbows unit has raised over £150 for Cruse Bereavement Care Isle of Man.
Karen and Kelly brought their Girl Guides troop up after they won “Best Turned Out” unit at Tynwald Day. The girls were presented a shield by Steve Rodan, President of Tynwald, and decided to donate their prize money to Rebecca House.
3rd Ramsey Brownies made 39 poppies to remember each of the 39 men from the St.Olaves Church, Ramsey congregation that lost their lives during World War I. The poppies have been personalised with the names of the men and been planted in the flower beds at the front of the church.