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Girlguiding Offers Thanks For Successful Camp

Girlguiding Offers Thanks For Successful Camp

Girlguiding Bermuda is offering its thanks to those who participated in and helped to ensure that their international camp event – ‘Branches Break Out in Bermuda’ – was a success. Girlguiding Bermuda Commissioner Karen Trott said, “A total of 100 people attended the camp, which was held on Paget Island from August 19 to... Read more of this article

Girlguiding International Camp August 19-23

Girlguiding International Camp August 19-23

Girlguiding Bermuda will be hosting an international camp dubbed “Branches Break Out Bermuda” on Paget Island from August 19 to August 23. A spokesperson said, “Girls and leaders from our branches – UK Overseas Territories: Gibraltar, St. Helena, Cayman, Falklands, Scotland, North East England and Bermuda – will be celebrating... Read more of this article

Bermuda Scouts To Attend World Jamboree

Bermuda Scouts To Attend World Jamboree

The Bermuda Scouting Association will be attending the 24th World Jamboree in West Virginia this July. The travelling contingent of 8 scouts, 1 ranger, 1 leader and 4 international support leaders, will visit New York City and Washington DC, with a pit stop in Baltimore to take in a baseball game. In addition to their travel in the US, the scouts will... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: Girlguiding Bermuda Thinking Day

Photos/Video: Girlguiding Bermuda Thinking Day

[Updated with photos] Girlguiding Bermuda is holding their annual Thinking Day Service this afternoon [Feb 24] at the Anglican Cathedral. We will have additional coverage later on and in the meantime the live video is below. Update: The live video has ended and the replay is belowThis year, Girlguiding Bermuda is celebrating 100 years of Guiding in... Read more of this article

Girlguiding Thinking Day Service On Feb 24th

Girlguiding Thinking Day Service On Feb 24th

Girlguiding Bermuda will be celebrating their annual Thinking Day on February 24th and everyone is invited to help them mark the occasion. A spokesperson said, “Thinking Day 2019 Girlguiding Bermuda cordially invites the Guiding Sisterhood and friends of Guiding to our annual Thinking Day Service on Sunday, February 24th , 2019 at the Anglican... Read more of this article

Event To Celebrate 100 Years Of Girlguiding

Event To Celebrate 100 Years Of Girlguiding

Girlguiding Bermuda will be celebrating 100 years of Guiding in Bermuda, with the organisation hosting a Open House on Wednesday, January 30th, 2019 from 5:30pm to 7:00pm at Lady Asser Hut on Richmond Road in Pembroke. A spokesperson said, “Come help us celebrate, right next door to BHS. Let’s go back in time. See how times have changed!” Related... Read more of this article

Bermuda Bids Farewell To First Female Scout

Bermuda Bids Farewell To First Female Scout

The Bermuda Scouting Association is bidding farewell to the island’s first ever female scout since the organization became co-ed in 2012, with Acting Governor of Bermuda Ginny Gerson set to depart Bermuda over the summer. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Scouting Association will sorely miss Ms. Ferson, who will be leaving the island this... Read more of this article

Bermuda Scout Association Holds Annual Parade

Bermuda Scout Association Holds Annual Parade

The Bermuda Scout Association celebrated the patron saint of scouting this past Sunday [April 22] at their annual St. George’s Day Parade. A spokesperson said, “The parade saw the Cub Scouts, Scouts, Explorers, Girl Guides and Brownies march from City Hall to St. Theresa’s Catholic Cathedral where they participated in a commemorative service.... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: Girlguiding Bermuda Thinking Day

Photos/Video: Girlguiding Bermuda Thinking Day

[Updated with more photos] The Girl Guides Thinking Day Service and Parade was held this afternoon [Feb 18] at the Anglican Cathedral of the Most Holy Trinity on Church Street, with the Brownies, Guides and other participants — marching from City Hall to take part in the day’s event. Thinking Day is the day closest to the birthday of Lord Baden-Powell... Read more of this article

Thinking Day Service & Parade This Sunday

Thinking Day Service & Parade This Sunday

Girlguiding Bermuda is inviting the Guiding Sisterhood and friends of Guiding to their annual Thinking Day Service and parade this coming Sunday [Feb 18]. The event will be held at 3.00pm at the Anglican Cathedral. Members will march from the City Hall steps to the cathedral at approximately 2.30pm. Slideshow from last year’s Girl Guides Thinking... Read more of this article

Tourism Forward: Boy Scout Troop’s 50th Visit

Tourism Forward: Boy Scout Troop’s 50th Visit

[Part of the Bermuda Tourism Authority’s ‘Tourism Forward’ series] Bermuda’s hospitable people and a hog penny are the driving forces behind why a Boy Scout troop from Manchester, Connecticut has just completed its 50th visit to Bermuda. The young men who make up Troop 25 are between 17 and 18 years-old and are rewarded with a trip to the island... Read more of this article

Scouters Barton & Smith Receive Merit Award

Scouters Barton & Smith Receive Merit Award

Long serving members of the Bermuda Scout Association, Stephen Barton and Michael Smith were the recipients of the Award for Merit. The Award for Merit is given for outstanding service of no less than 12 years, 10 of which must be exceptional. It implies keen, conscientious, imaginative and dedicated service over a sustained period. The Governor, Michael... Read more of this article

Scout Association Launch New Website

Scout Association Launch New Website

The Bermuda Scout Association has launched a new website offering a wealth of information on the scouting community in Bermuda. The website, www.scouts.bm, designed by local IT firm Fireminds Ltd., includes a breakdown of the scouting age groups and troop locations, a calendar of all scouting camps and events, and an application form to register for... Read more of this article