Tuesday, May 31, 2011

GS Bridging & Joyschool pool parties








BRIDGING / FLY-UP

Kate:

Take my hand in friendship

I give to you this day.

Remember all the good times

We had along the way.

Heather:

Take my hand in helping

Other people that we know.

The more we give to others,

The more that we will grow.

Gigi:

Take my hand in learning

To camp on nature’s ground.

Enjoying trails and campfires

With new friends that we have found.

Emma:

Take my hand in giving

Our knowledge of true scouts

To girls we meet and talk to

Who have so many doubts.

Lindsey:

Take my hand in thanking

Our leaders and our guides

With sincere appreciation

For standing by our side.

Lanie:

Take my hand in eagerness

To be an older scout.

We’re proud to be a fly-up

It’s what we’re going to shout.

Leia:

So, take my hand to follow

New scouting paths in sight.

We’ll join hands with each other

And in friendship we’ll unite.

Annah:

We give our thanks in promise

To hold our country dear,

And abide the Girl Scout Law

Each day throughout the year.

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The poem above is what they are saying before going up "the bridge" and down the slide into the pool. (James, Autumn, and a few other kids were a bit impatient for the ceremony to be over, that's who you hear in the background)
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