The Benefice of Swanwick and Pentrich
St Andrew's and St Matthew's


Guides, Brownies and Rainbows

Guiding offers opportunities in the following sections:

Rainbows age 5-7yrs      
Brownies aged 7-10yrs
Guides aged 10-14yrs     
Senior Section aged 14-25yrs
Adult Leaders 18yrs +

If you or your daughter would like to know more about joining visit www.girlguiding.org.uk/interested    or call    0800 1 69 59 01
 
2nd Swanwick St Andrew’s Brownies

We meet in the Old School House at 6.00 pm on term-time Tuesdays and have a full energetic unit of girls and leaders.


Brownies are girls aged seven to ten who become a member of
a Six and follow a programme called the Brownie Adventure. Brownies opens up a world of exciting challenges and the opportunity to try new things and to make brilliant friends.

Through regular meetings, special events, day trips, sleepovers, camps and holidays, Brownies learn new hobbies, play music, explore other cultures and get adventurous outdoors. Girls can also extend their knowledge and abilities by working towards Brownie interest badges covering many different hobbies and activities from Science investigator to Circus skills.

The name ‘Brownie Adventure’ reflects the world of exciting opportunities, challenges and fun that is Brownies. The Adventure is divided into three areas.
  • you
  • community
  • world.
Our unit was first registered in 1944 and has continued to flourish from that time. Over the years’ uniform, programme and changes to the wording of the promise have been updated to keep what Guiding offers relevant to today’s girls.
 2nd Swanwick St. Andrews Guides

We meet every Thursday in the Old School House, Swanwick from 6.30-8.30pm for Girls aged 10-14years. We run an active and varied programme including activities such as camping, abseiling, crafts, badge work and much more. If you interesting in joining as a Guide or as a volunteer or if you have a skill or craft that you could deliver one evening please get in touch with the Unit Leader on 01332 416230 or 0751 5690717
 





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