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Celebration Day for girls - BENDIGO - Saturday March 21st

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Vitality Yoga

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Bendigo, VIC 3550

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The program is designed to support girls & mothers at this special threshold, by a connected Celebration of the journey to womanhood

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I cannot recommend this workshop highly enough, the closeness it knitted between myself and my daughter has supported an ongoing dialogue about bodies since then, which has been so invaluable - Hermione

The program is designed to support girls and mothers at this special threshold in both their lives, to provide an affirming, grounded and connected celebration of the journey to womanhood.

In the one day workshop girls, and their accompanying adult, enjoy lively discussion, fun activities, and hear women's experiences of menarche (first period) and growth into womanhood.

Menarche signifies the beginning of a girl’s fertile years and the menstrual cycle is an intrinsic aspect of being a woman for nearly half of her life. For many girls this is a time of embarrassment, anxiety and mixed messages about what it means to be a girl in a maturing female body.

However, extensive research has shown that for young girls who experience menarche well prepared, with a positive introduction and emotional support, the result is higher self-esteem, fewer negative cycle related symptoms, favorable overall menstrual perception and easier subsequent births.

By celebrating menarche we give a profound message to girls that this process within her body is important and valuable, and so is she, as she learns to inhabit and navigate her changing status through her teenage years.

The Girl’s Celebration Day facilitated and led by Rachel Pilgrim that I attended was a revelation for both myself and my daughter. We had already begun our discussion around puberty, but this gave us the starting point for going deeper and building an understanding and a closeness around what is sometimes unfortunately still a taboo topic. We laughed together, were entertained and moved by stories from others in the group and emerged from the day feeling deeply connected to one another, particularly in our identification with our own bodies and respect for each others bodies - Hermione

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If you are seeking to deepen the connection with your daughter, supporting her into her fertile years & beyond, enabling her to grow into a confident young woman, in her body, mind, & spirit, this workshop is for you!

- REGISTER TODAY as PLACES ARE LIMITED -

I look forward to meeting you and your daughter - Rachel xo

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THIS EVENT INCLUDES 2 SESSIONS ;

Friday March 20th, 6.30-8.30pm

- A two hour evening session for mothers/female carer of the girls AND Attendance is essential to participate in A Celebration Day for Girls.

Much of the role of provider of information, wisdom and guidance will fall, naturally and rewardingly, to the mother's and female carers. Therefore as important preparation for A Celebration Day and to support you in this role, we meet for a two hour session before the Celebration day. The evening preparation session will have ongoing benefits for mothers and daughters.

Saturday March 21st, 12 Noon - 6pm

- A one day workshop;

Attended by the girls from 12 noon -3pm and joined by their mother/female carer from 3-6 pm

Price for mother daughter pair for both session - $165 Full (plus booking fee)

Concession available

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Vitality Yoga, 404 (Rear), Hargreaves St, Bendigo VIC 3550

FAQ's and more information

For more information please visit our FAQ's page on our website https://celebrationdayforgirls.com/fequently-asked-questions

Or contact Facilitator Rachel Pilgrim on 0430 450 967 or at rachel@celebrationdayforgirls.com

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