Guides celebrate World Thinking Day

Pictured are Mackenzie Julius, 11, Mikayla du Plooy, 12, and Teddy Aisha-Lee Visser, 6, all from 1st Portland Girl Guides.

First Portland Girl Guides participated in the annual celebration of World Thinking Day, in honour of the birthdays of the movement’s founders Lord Robert Baden-Powell and his wife Lady Olive, on February 22.

More than 200 girls and women – among them teddies aged between four and seven; brownies, aged between seven and 10; girl guides, aged between ten and 14; rangers, young adults; and adult leaders from across the Cape West Region – gathered at Wynberg Girls’ Schools on Sunday February 25.

For more information about girls guides visit Facebook page capewestgirlguides. Portland girl guides meet at 27 Collosseum Road every Tuesday between 4.30pm and 6pm.

For more information, call District Commissioner Michelle Cleophas at 083 413 0006.