Leaders' Area

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NEWS

Brownie Adventure Day Coach

Is your Brownie unit planning a trip to the Woodhouse Park Fun Day on Saturday 9th June 2018? Why not join us on the Division coach?

Brownie Section Training – Yatton

Somerset North County is holding a Brownie section training in Yatton for Leaders in Training and Young Leaders on Saturday 26th May. If you are working on your LQ or YLQ with a Brownie unit, find out how you can take part.

Book Bath Guide HQ Online

You can now book a room at Bath Guide HQ online at the Division website, making it easier than ever to take advantage of this fantastic space.

OPPORTUNITIES

Opportunities for you to get the most out of Girlguiding for yourself and the girls

Guides and Senior Section Go Bag Packing

Guides and Senior Section members are invited to join us as we go bag packing at Morrisons supermarket on Saturday 12th May to help promote Girlguiding whilst serving the local community.

First Response: Full and Refresher Courses

There are still places available on the two First Response trainings in June. If you need a refresher, book your place on Friday 22nd June. If you need to do a full course, book a place on Saturday 23rd June.

Leader Adventure Weekend – BOOK NOW!

Have you booked your place on our Leader Adventure weekend yet? Book your place and join us for pioneering, fencing, outdoor cooking, wide games, and more!

IDEAS

Need inspiration? Browse our meeting plans and activity ideas

Marshmallow Teacups

A quick and simple filler activity to satisfy sweet-toothed girls of all sections.

Towel Teddies

Find out how to make your own towel teddy, just like 1st Bath (St Luke’s) Rainbows!

In The Dark Evening

This post includes a selection of activities that could be used as part of an ‘In the Dark’ themed evening. Requiring very little preparation and few materials, ‘In the Dark’ is a great winter meeting theme or to mark Earth Hour.

DIVISION MAP

1st Bath (St Luke's) Rainbows, Brownies and Guides, SE District Rangers

9th Bath (Beechen Cliff) Rainbows, Brownies and Guides

33rd Bath (St Bartholomew's) Brownies

10th Bath (Argyle) Brownies

50th Bath (1st Bathford) Rainbows, Brownies and Guides

51st Bath (Victoria Hall) Rainbows and Brownies

16th Bath (Walcot) Rainbows and Walcot Rangers

17th Bath (Batheaston) Brownies

57th Bath (Bathampton) Brownies and Guides

40th Bath (St Saviours) Brownies and Guides

31st Bath Rainbows, Guides and Senior Section

1st Bath (Weston Methodist) Rainbows, 35th Bath Brownies, 41st Bath Brownies

11th Bath (St Stephen's) Brownies

12th Bath (Upper Weston) Brownies, 18th Bath (Upper Weston) Rainbows and Brownies

1st Bath South District Rainbows, 24th Bath (Rush Hill) Brownies and Guides

30th Bath (Combe Down) Rainbows, Brownies and Guides

47th Bath (Freshford) Brownies and Guides

21st Bath (Ascension) Rainbows, Brownies and Guides

39th Bath (St Alphege) Rainbows, Brownies and Guides

DIVISION EXEC

Kirsty Pitkin

Division Commissioner

Pam Bourne-Jones

Division President

Laura Gadsby

Division Treasurer

Tuesday Horne

Division Secretary

Clare Beacham

North West District Commissioner

Hayley Barker

North East District Commissioner

Emma Symonds

South East District Commissioner

Bev Samways

South West District Commissioner

Rosie Spence

Young Leader Advisor

Julie Lacey

LQ Advisor

Diana Shinn

Indoor Advisor

Kate Bassil

Membership Growth Coordinator

Jenny Prall

Trefoil Guild Rep

Maddy Brett

Bath University Guides and Scouts (BUGS) Rep

Helen Ward

Norland College Rep

RESOURCES

Bath Guide HQ

Bath Guide HQ has two meeting rooms, a small kitchenette and a toilet, making it the ideal base for city centre activities, unit team and District meetings.

Units in Bath Division can use Bath Guide HQ free of charge. Visit during Guide Shop opening hours to book the date you require in the HQ calendar, and contact your District Commissioner to borrow a key.

Bath Division Facebook Group

Share news, ideas and calls for help with other leaders across Bath.

Search for “Bath Division Leaders” on Facebook and request to join our private leaders’ group.

Activity Equipment

Bath Guide HQ has a variety of activity equipment for Bath leaders to borrow, including:
 

  • Badge Maker
  • Large and Small Parachutes
  • Chime Bars
  • Juggling Set
  • Four Foam Flyers
  • Dance Scarves
  • Eight Cheerleader Style Pom Poms
  • Residential Games and Activity Chest

Games Equipment

Bath Guide HQ has a variety of games equipment for Bath leaders to borrow, including:
 

  • Rhythmic Gymnastics Kit
  • Giant Bowling Set
  • Indoor Kurling Set
  • Giant Yellow Plastic Limbo Set
  • Rounders Sets (x2)
  • Giant Pop Up Target and Golf Set

IT Equipment

Bath Guide HQ has a variety of IT equipment for Bath leaders to borrow or use on site, including:

  • Data Projector
  • Laptop
  • Colour Inkjet Printer/Copier/Scanner
  • Casio Digital Camera
  • CD/Radio/Audio Player
  • Mobile Phones

 

Borrowing Division Resources

To borrow any Division resources, visit the Bath Depot Shop during opening hours or contact your District Commissioner to gain access to HQ.
 
Please Note:
 

  • All items should be signed out and signed back in again upon return.
  • If you are borrowing electronic equipment, please ensure it is fully charged and replace any batteries that are running low.
  • Any damages or problems with any of these resources should be reported to your District Commissioner.

CONTACT US

If you have a news story, idea or opportunity you would like to share with the rest of the Division, please contact us.