Meet our Mentors to the State Team

Girl Guides, Girl Guides Victoria, leadership

Please meet Abigail and Aurora!

Abigail and Aurora are twin 10 year old Girl Guides in the Southern Region. They have recently been awarded their Junior BP, love camping and attending State events.

Aurora and Abigail have accepted the role as Mentors for the next three years supporting the State Team by sharing their ideas and thoughts which will assist in shaping the decisions and the direction we will go in Girl Guides Victoria. VERY EXCITING!!!

One initiative that the Girl Guide Mentors have been working on is sending messages of thanks, support and encouragement to the many volunteers and impacted families within communities in the Gippsland region that have been devastated by bushfires. Please see Abigail and Aurora’s letters.

If Girl Guides or Girl Guide Units would like to participate please send letters (in one bundle) to arrive no later than the end of February 2020.

Attention: Aurora and Abigail
Joyce Price Centre
Suite 812, 401 Docklands Drive
Docklands Victoria 3008

Please place each letter into an envelope and separate letters into one pile for volunteers and another pile for families. Please leave them unsealed as we may add something extra into them.

BIG thanks in advance!!!

Any questions please ask in the comments.

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Thinking Day – Guides Tuesday 23rd Feb (TONIGHT)

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Hi All,

World Thinking Day 2021 (Monday 22nd February 2021)

We are having a World Thinking Day night at guide tonight where all girl guides are to be involved. We will be running 1 unit meeting from 6:30-8:00pm.

Please bring along a gold coin for a donation towards the Thinking Day Fund.

PLEASE REMEMBER: –

Due to COVID restrictions manual sign in by parents is no longer required. All guides will be signed into the session by leaders via team app.

Unfortunately no parents/guardians are allowed within the grounds of the guide hall.

New guides will be required to contact leaders prior to attending session at hall for the purpose of contact tracing (no bring a friend with out prior arrangement).

Newsletters including important dates & events are sent out via email to all parents/guardians.

When available a copy for the newsletter will be posted on the notice board & shared on the team app’s page (details to follow on how to connect to app).

Please check app & blog sites regularly to keep up to date with what’s going on at girl guides.

At Carrum Girl Guides we promote a warm, happy, encouraging environment.

Bullying of any kind will not be tolerated.

Health & Hygiene: –
• Wash your hands
• Check in on app or record your attendance with leaders
• Do not gather in large groups & maintain 1.5 metre physical distancing
• Anyone who is unwell should not attend
• Anyone experiencing COVID-19 symptoms should get test
• Children Over the age of 12 / Parents / Guardians – Face masks should be worn if directed by leaders

Campfire

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YOU ARE INVITED TO OUR END OF YEAR CAMPFIRE AT THE HALL We are having an outdoor campfire to say goodbye to 2020. This will be our last night for guides until the school term starts in 2021. We have had a blast on ZOOM but would love to see your faces for one night on Tuesday 8th December. Please book in to this event. This event will be COVID Safe & will follow strict guidelines. If the weather is looking not so good, we will advise by Google Classroom & Blog Site of cancellation. We will endeavour to give you 24 hours notice.

https://www.trybooking.com/events/landing?eid=692304&

GGTV

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I just watched this week’s episode of GGTV on YouTube – and I think that I NEED to make a unicorn bookmark – I think EVERYONE needs a unicorn bookmark.

So pretty!!

And what a great segment on Photography- in time for the Rangers’ photography challenge next term.

And I’m sure everyone will be buying a red cabbage this week!

Have a nice break

Blossom

“Talk like a Pirate”

August Action

“Ahoy me hearties”.

More information on “Speak like a Pirate Day” event Saturday 19th September from 6.00 to 8.00 pm.

One of Kingston District girls has organised an event for her BP, and is inviting others girls and Leaders to participate.

“Talk like a Pirate” will help you with the fundraising part the August Action badge.

This will help raise funds for the Charity for childhood cancer support.We are asking girls to do some chores at home – a list is attached in the invite – for a gold coin, which can be deposited into the account using the link provided.Come along and join in the fun of the “pirate” activities.

Join Zoom Meetinghttps://us02web.zoom.us/j/4730697063?pwd=dk1vNjIvdEl2VzJTeU1WK0NQZ3BOZz09

Meeting ID: 473 069 7063

Passcode: Southern

http://www.talklikeapirateday.com.au/teams/kingston-district-girl-guides

Senior Guides tonight

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Hi all, just a reminder senior guides are making a taco in a bag. Hopefully everyone is ready to go. Remember that if there is something on the list that you cant eat swap it out for something else or don’t use it at all. For example if you are dairy free don’t use the sour cream, or use dairy free cheese for the grated cheese.