Wednesday, July 24, 2013
Girl Scouts’ ‘Mad Science Camp’ a hit in 2013
Girl Scout Troop 250 of Victory Baptist Church in Macedonia recently hosted Mad Science Camp 2013.
Twelve girls from across the Lowcountry from Summerville to Alvin enjoyed doing lots of experiments in all areas of science.
While taking part in a host of fun activities and experiments, the girls discovered that scientists don't have to look like Einstein! The girls had an amazing time getting to know each other, testing new things and determining their results using the Scientific Method.
There are openings to join Girl Scouts in Macedonia from Kingergarten through sixth grade.
Thanks to Victory Baptist Church for its facilities and to all the parents for sharing their girls. Troop 250 sponsors Twilight Camp for a week each summer.
Keep an eye out to join them next summer.
The Scouts are also looking for girls to be part of the Berkeley County FLL Lego League Team. Girls ages 9 to 14 that have an interest in robotics, building, programming and helping the community should contact April, Girl Scout 250 Troop Leader. at 789-0039 for details.
Meet the Teacher
On Thursday, Aug. 15 Bonner Elementary School will have “Meet the Teacher” from 5 to 7 p.m. for all grades.
There will be refreshments at the event that will see students and parents visit classrooms and tour the school. T-Shirts will also be for sale.
MMS Transient Date
On Wednesday, Aug. 14 from 3 to 6 p.m., and 6-8 p.m., the sixth grade, and the seventh and eighth grades, will be able to see teachers, receive schedules, books and miscellaneous paper work.
The first day of school will be Monday, Aug. 19.
Happy Anniversary from Providence Baptist Church to Robert and Shelly Ollic (July 29).
Prayers and sympathy are with the family of Maggie Dubose.
Continue to pray for Virginia Kirkland, Thelma Shurlknight, Eric Shurlknight, Louise Litchfield, Willis Wiggins, Willie Cox, Cassidy Cox, Brenda Law, Patricia West, DP Caddell, Allen Mills, Roy and Marlene Farmer, Gloria Conner, Viola Murphy, Viola Atkins, Violet O'Connor, Marilyn Tucker, Gennie Vincent, Geraldine Garrett, Frankie Garrett, John Graham, Mildred Thames, Pastor Reggie Thames, Mike Mitchum, Ted Caddell, David Brown, Sally Bowick, Joyce Lewis, Ruth Cumbee, Sam and Yvonne Hood, Kitty Cumbee, Gage Brinson, Marie Barlow, Liz Barlow, Yvonne Cumbee, Ricky Hood, Burt Alexander, Barbara Alexander, Kyle Thomas, Lester Mills, Bo Langley, Janice Musau, Debbie Fail, Shelvy Jean Wilson, Debbie Gaskins, Zachary Waterman, Shirley Perry, Debbie Litchfield, Woody Litchfield, RosaLee Litchfield, Leah Mitchum, Kelly Umphlett, Sarah Jackson, Madison Litchfield, Mitzie Caddell, Justin Knight,Pat Shurlknight, Barry Swall, Harry Wyndom, Betty Delk, Dexter Floyd, Bryon and Jenelle Watts, Marion and Juanita Mills, Frank Litchfield, the family of Maggie Dubose, the Carr family, and our firefighters, first responders, military, community and country.
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