Sign up for Girl Guides, Scouts this Thursday

Community youth groups kicking off 2011-12 season

Oak Bay Girl Guides registration takes place Thursday (Sept. 8), from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at Bowker Hall, 1703 Monterey Ave., next to the Oak Bay police and fire hall. For more information about Guides signups, email chathamdistrict@gmail.com or call 250-882-1980.

At the same time Thursday,  the co-ed 5th Garry Oak Scouts Group is holding registrations for Beavers (age 5-7), Cubs (age 8-10) and Scouts (age 11-over).

Parents are asked to bring your child’s B.C. Health care card. The annual fee for Scouts is $200 per child for the first two children, with the third child in family free. Financial assistance is available. For more information email pherring@islandnet.com or call 250-382-9083.

vmoreau@oakbaynews.com