Agenda, News & Reminders

 Rangers only -

Agenda Spring 2022 

Meet at Waterside unless otherwise directed

 Mon 17th Jan: Skills for my future at Waterside

Mon 24th Jan: Zoom Communication activity. + Bronze DofE training

Mon 31st Jan: Meal booking required

Mon 7th Feb: Environmental debate at Waterside

Mon 14th Feb: Zoom meeting – topic TBC

Mon 21st Feb: Thinking Day activity with Guides venue TBC

Mon 28th Feb: No Rangers due to Half term

Mon 7th March: British Pie Day, cooking activity via Zoom

Mon 14th March: Wide Game with Explorers ……………………………………           

Mon 21st March: Riffle shooting at Drum Hill - booking required

Mon 28th March:– Community action Litter picking

Mon 4th April: Easter Egg activity + Tent skills DofE Bronze training

Mon 11th & 18th No Rangers due to Easter Hols


Important forthcoming dates for 2022


Duke of Edinburg Award training, camps and residentials

Bronze training ( practice expedition weekend: Fri 20th March > Sun 22nd March

Bronze Qualifying Expedition: Fri 9th to Sun 10th Sept 


Camps and residentials






Guides only

Agenda Spring  2022

Meet at Waterside unless otherwise directed

Mon 17th Jan: ‘Chip’ investigation night – Meet in playground behind Waterside

Girls should arrive suitably dressed for being outside – wearing warm coat, hat, gloves etc and bring a torch.

Mon 24th Jan: Climbing Centre night – Booking required – see newsletter

Mon 31st Jan: Chinese New Year activity

Mon 7th Feb: Zoom cooking - meeting to be held on Zoom

Mon 14th Feb: Valentines crafts

Mon 21st Feb: Thinking Day Activity with Rangers venue TBC

Mon 28th Feb: No Guides due to Half term

Mon 7th March: Community Action Litter picking - Meet in area behind Waterside

Please arrive suitably dressed for being outside – wearing warm coat, hat, gloves etc

Mon 14th March: It’s all in the science. (Environmental activity)

Mon 21st March: Mother’s Day Craft

Mon 28th March: Walk all over Cancer – Fund raising walk. Meeting place TBC

Mon 4th April: Easter Egg Hunt – Meet in area behind Waterside

Mon 11th & 18th No Guides due to Easter Hols


Mon 6th April – No Guides due to Easter break

Mon 15th April – No Guides due to Easter break



NEWS -



 

REMINDERS


Uniform - Don't forget Guides & Rangers are part of a uniformed organisation and as such members should own at least one piece of official uniform. Uniform is available through the unit and once ordered usually arrives promptly. Please visit   https://www.girlguidingshop.co.uk  to choose items, please note item code and size required and then place order with the unit leaders.

Ordering through the unit will save you the cost of postage and the unit also makes a small % on every item ordered - which helps keep subsidise weekly meetings.


Subs - for Jan to Easter 2022 are now due these are

Guides  (covers  sessions @ £1.75) =   £15.75

Rangers ( covers 6 sessions @ £1.75) = £10.50


Note -  Events that require additional payments this term will include trips to Climbing centre (Guides only), Meal (Rangers only).


Yearly Census - the yearly census fee (Guidings annual membership fee) for 2022 is due in January. for 2022 this will be subsidised by the unit and will therefore be capped at  £25 per member.

Easyfundraising-

If you haven't already done so, please don't forget to register with Easyfundraising and help us raise much need unit funds at no cost to yourselves!


easyfundraising is a fantastic website where you can raise funds for 1st Ashbourne Guides & Rangers – just by shopping or even simply browsing online!  you already shop with stores such as NEXT, Argos, HMV, John Lewis, M&S, DELL, Dixons, Expedia or Debenhams, simply use the links provided on the easyfundraising site when you shop and at no extra cost to you, we’ll receive a free cash donation of between 0.5% & 15% from every purchase you make.

Simply click on the link below to start shopping - and then not why not add the link to you browser so you can support the unit everytime you shop online.


Thanks



Note – Please make all cheques payable to 1st Ashbourne Guides