Guides will be Packing ................. Bags at Tesco Metro Langport. 11th March 2017
Errr they are Guides not GI Janes......... Ed
4 members of 1st Curry Rivel and Drayton Girl Guide unit have been selected to join a team of 20 guides and 4 leaders on Girlguiding Somerset's International Trip to Sri Lanka for two weeks in early 2018.
The group will be volunteering at a local primary school helping teach English, playing games and renovating buildings, supporting community projects at Tsunami shelters and helping at the orphan elephant sanctuary. They will also be linking with local Sri Lankan guide groups where they hope to forge friendships and share in the ethos of guiding worldwide.
The visit will benefit the local communities they volunteer at and it is their hope that this will have a positive impact on both them and the local community. At the same time, they are linking up with the Somerset based charity School in a Bag, raising funds to pack and distribute bags from their base in Sri Lanka.
To undertake the trip, each team member has to raise £2000
More news from Curry Rivel
Village Hall Events UpdateThe Village Hall has held or participated in two successful event in the last few weeksFirstly the 'Big Breakfast' held on Sun 9th June was very successful, with many new villagers attending for the first time, and over 130 breakfasts prepared.The Village Hall team were also in evidence at Curry Rivel Live 2019The team also prepared and sold food at...
The Village Flower ShowFlowers with graceful formsBewitching shades of colour and exquisite perfumeSilent influences unconsciously feltLoaves of bread nestle with plump sausage rollsVictoria sponge drip with homemade jamWhile the tearoom hums to happy, sated patronsFruits, vegetables and flowers, will the Village Hall transformWould but the outside world offer not bullets and bombsBut...
If you are setting up a new business or going self-employed, or have just started, this workshop will show you how to address business finance tasks.Free to attendTues 2nd July 2019 10.30am til 2pmGreat Bow WharfBow StreetLangportMore info at http://www.somersetbusinessagency.org/workshops/2019/07/02/business-start-up-marketing-and-finance-workshop-25.11(www.somersetbu...
The Village Hall