Monthly Archives: April 2012

Saving our Planet with Secteur Argenteuil

By Sara O. In celebration of Earth Day I wanted to share my Brownie unit’s recent experience in finishing up the 2012 Thinking Day challenge. Since the week of Thinking Day, in between other fun weekly meeting stuff, the 2nd … Continue reading

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The Voice of Girls – Building a Better World

By Diana R. How is it that we live in a country with such means and alleged equality and yet there is still a gender gap? How is it we live in a country that prides itself on our civil … Continue reading

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O what a night! – A Night at the Museum with Secteur Argenteuil

By Tracy O’Neill On March 23/24, 2012 the Girl Guides Secteur Argenteuil District spent a night at the Ecomuseum in Ste-Anne-de-Bellevue. Sparks, Brownies, Guides and Pathfinders got a chance to see all sorts of animals from snakes, to rabbits up close. The girls, accompanied … Continue reading

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2012 Annual General Meeting: Celebrating Great Guiding

GGC-QUÉBEC COUNCIL Invites all members to attend the ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING AND DINNER  Thursday, May 3, 2012  Great Opportunity to Network – See and be Seen – Find out what’s New!  Thursday, May 3rd 2012 Registration and Cocktails:  5:30 p.m. to 6:30 … Continue reading

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And the winner is…

By Connie M. The Town of Hudson, which is part of St-Lazare District, holds a Shiverfest Winter Festival every year in the late winter. This year, since Co-Commissioner Lydia works for the town and was running a marshmallow roasting activity, … Continue reading

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A Guider Getaway: Not your average group of gals!

By Emily K-L. Often the women of Guiding are so devoted to their girls that it is easy to forget that they are part of an amazing network of women!  I had the privilege of spending a weekend at a chalet in … Continue reading

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Sparks du secteur Des Montérégiennes rendent visite à leur communauté! – Des Montérégiennes Sparks visit their community!

By/par Rachel B. Our Sparks unit took advantage of the unusually warm weather mid-March to go on a community walk. Here is what they had to say about it: Vanessa liked going on the fire truck and taking a photo … Continue reading

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