Stittsville Girl Guide Events

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Want to learn some real-life survival skills? The 4th Stittsville Guides and the 1st Stittsville Pathfinders are hosting the following Red Cross courses for girls in our community. All girls are welcome so you do not need to be a Girl Guide member to sign up.

 

Red Cross Home Alone Course

The Red Cross Home Alone Program is designed to provide girls 10 to 14 years with the necessary skills and knowledge to be safe and responsible when home alone for short periods of time. This course will help girls learn how to prevent problems, handle real-life situations, and keep them safe and constructively occupied.

 

Topics include:

Establishing a routine, making important telephone calls, handling emergency situations, internet safety, and basic first aid skills

Things to bring:
NUT FREE lunch/snacks and a water bottle

When:  February 3rd, 2018
Where:  Stittsville United Church, 6255 Fernbank Road, Stittsville, ON, K2S 1X5
Time:  9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Cost:  Girl Guide Members – $45.00 plus HST, Non Members – $55.00 plus HST

Red Cross Babysitting Course

This Babysitter training course is designed for youth aged 11 – 14. Participants will learn how to create and manage a babysitting business including how to supervise younger siblings in a safe and responsible manner. Aspiring babysitters will also gain basic first aid skills.
Topics include:

How to find clients and make money babysitting, caring for children of all ages, creating a safe environment and preventing accidents, fire safety and prevention, what to do in an emergency, good decision-making, leadership skills, and basic First Aid skills
Things to bring:
NUT FREE lunch and snacks, Water bottle, Doll

When:  January 27th, 2018
Where:  Stittsville United Church, 6255 Fernbank Road, Stittsville, ON, K2S 1X5
Time:  9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Cost:  Girl Guide Members – $45.00 plus HST, Non Members – $55.00 plus HST

 

For more information on either of these great courses, please contact Guider Patty at guiderpatty@gmail.com