Kids & Youth
We have a variety of groups and organisations for children and young people. From our uniformed youth organisations to our Sunday kids church groups.
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We are a small friendly BB company who are part of Ayr Battalion.
We meet on a Monday evening from 6.30pm to 8.00pm, from September to April for boys aged 5 - 18 years old.
The Boys' Brigade Captain is Fiona Weir who is assisted by Irene Gibson, Scott Wham, Rosie Eggo and Callum Wright.
Rainbows are part of the Girl Guiding Uk movement and is aimed at girls aged 5-7 years Who are in Primary one at school. We meet on Tuesday night from 6.30 to 7.45 pm in Hall B of the Newton Wallacetown church halls.
The rainbows try varied activities each week which includes games, crafts, baking and meeting new friends. We would encourage your child to come along, join us and have fun.
Must be between 5-7 years old.
Must be in Primary one at school.
Leaders: Lesley Ness and Margaret Anne McTurk
Brownies is about trying new things that teach girls aged seven to 10 about themselves, their community, and their world. The 2nd Ayr Brownies meet on a Tuesday evening during school term time from 6.30pm-8.00pm.
This allows the girls to get together with their friends to learn new hobbies, get creative, explore different cultures and have outdoor adventures.
As well as trying activities in the meeting the girls can also choose from interest badges related to things, they want to know more about the most popular being the Booklover, Artist and Animal lover badges.
Must be between 7 – 10 years old.
The unit leader is Pamela Weir assisted by Lisa Tierney (Assistant Leader) and Rebecca Brown (Leader in Training).
Guides make friends, learn new skills, play games, and learn to cook indoors and outdoors whilst working as a part of a team. they work towards badges and always for the skills they have learned over their time here.
Also, they can go camping and on trips with the group. most of all they have fun with others. the guides meet on a Tuesday evening from 6:30pm - 8:00pm and start on the 27th of August.
Must be between 10-14 years.
The Guides are led by Janis Meredith and team.
The Girls Brigade is a Christian organisation for girls and women. At Newton Wallacetown our Newton-on -Ayr company encompasses Christian principles through fun, laughter, and friendship.
The Girls Brigade is divided into the following sections:
4 to 7 years - Explorer (Primary 1-Primary 3)
8 to 11 years - Junior (Primary 4-Primary 7)
12 to 18 years - Brigader (1st Year-6th Year)
Our motto is to seek, serve and follow Christ.
We meet on a Friday evening in the church halls and times are as follows:
7 - 8:30pm - Explorers & Juniors
7pm - 9pm - Brigaders
During this time, we do badge work alongside songs, games, crafts and fundraising for charity.
J.A.M (Jesus & Me)
J.A.M is the Sunday school group which is aimed at children aged 3 - 7 years old.
Children stay in the main church service for around 20 minutes and then come along to J.A.M to enjoy a time of bible stories, games, crafts and lots of fun!
J.A.M is led by Lindsey Coverdale and Jo-Ann Robinson
Please note that there are creche facilities available for children under 3 years old.
Flashlight is our older Sunday school aimed at children aged 8+. Like J.A.M children stay in the main church service for around 20 minutes and then meet in RoomSixty the youth drop-in centre we have in the church.
At Flashlight children enjoy a range of fun activities which enables them to explore and develop their faith in Christ. Activities include bible lessons, games, stop motion animation, listening to music, group discussions, IT and also some fellowship time over a game of pool or air hockey.
Flashlight is led by Lisa Bell, Rosie Eggo and Marlene .