GSP prepares for 35th cadet encampment in Negros Oriental
NEGROS ORIENTAL – Some 3,000 girl scouts from the provinces of Negros Oriental and Siquijor are expected to participate in the 35th Council Junior, Senior, Cadet Encampment on September 21 to 24 at Camp Lily Gamo in the town of Sibulan.
The Girl Scouts of the Philippines (GSP) Negros Oriental and Siquijor Council set the theme for this year’s cadet encampment as: “GSP: Grow. Lead. Take Action.” The campers from the two provinces will be divided into Junior or Elementary level, Senior or High School, and Cadet or the College category for the four-day encampment.
Activities lined up during the event include adventure games, disaster preparedness, first aid, earthquake drill, waste segregation, and tree planting. Videos on the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) will also be shown during the encampment as the Philippines is this year’s host of ASEAN Summit, which coincides with its 50th Founding Anniversary.
Preparations have been set by different committees on physical arrangements, health and sanitation, security and safety, transportation, and publicity and promotions led by over-all chairperson and GSP Negros Oriental– Siquijor Council President, Provincial Board Member Mariant Villegas.