Explorers are the youngest members of our company from school years R-2 (aged 5-8 years). They follow the n:vesitgate programme for stories, games, things to make and do, learn new skill and join Gabby & Barney for lots of fun.
The Explorer section is run by Rachel Hickman, Mandy Corneby & Vicki Boba with help from Wendy Southwell
Explorers meet on Wednesday's from 5:30-7pm at Trinity Church
Uniform: Explorers wear a red polo shirt with GB crest, navy hoodie and navy trousers. We suggest they wear trainers or plimsoles so they can join in all the fun and games during the evening.
Recent Activities and Badges;
Education Badge: They took part in the National music festival, playing hand bells and sung in the choir with older members of the company.
Service Badge: Looking at our world and their part in keeping it special by recyling, reducing and reusing waste.
Physical Badge: Potted sports help develop a range of skills include hand and eye co-ordination, balance and general fitness.
Spiritual Badge: Explorers retold the Christmas story during Trinitys Nativity Service
Each week they take part in a range of activties and games which help them to grow and develope different skills.
We are pleased to welcome new members aged 5+ to join in the fun and activties.
Parents / Carers: to receive the Monthly newsletter by email, please ensure that you forward your current email address on to Jan McCarthy - see Contact page for details
Fund Raising Boost!
We are delighted to announce that our company has been awarded £500 from Exxon mobil. This is part of their VIP scheme (Volunteering Involvement Programme) where employees can apply for funding for organisations they volunteer for. Rachel Hickman, Explorer Leader was sucessful in her application and we are very grateful to her for her time each week and Exonn Mobil for the donation. We are now deciding how we can spend this so all our company members can benefit - see our webiste for future updates!
GB Spring term 2018
We start back on Wednesday 10th of Janaury to give every one a chance to settle back in to school - see you then. Please ebsure we have your latest contact information by completing the your completed annual consent form. See Parent Information page to down load a copy.
New members Welcome
We are delighted that in recent months we have recuited a number of new members and we now have a company of 40 girls - there is room for a few more, especially in school year R and 1 for our Explorer section.
Please see information for parents page for more information