Monthly Archives: February 2013

What Are Jeans Good For?

This originally appeared on GirlGuidesCANBlog Our district went to a winter camp a couple of weekends ago and quite a few Guides from my unit were in attendance. As leaders, we worried a bit about the extremely cold weather we … Continue reading

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1st St-Lazare Guides use the Québec Spin to reward some AWESOME programming ideas!

QUEBEC SPIN #1: Science Badge Event / Guinness Book of World Records Take the Lead / Guiders / Share It / Sisterhood (a Bring-A-Friend event) For our Bring-a-friend meeting, we decided to do science round-robins as we were working on … Continue reading

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A Year of Girl Guide Magic

After a ten year absence from Guiding, I joined the local unit hoping to find that fun, friendship and challenge I remember from my childhood. In Lennoxville, I found all three and a whole lot more! Now, I’m a Guide leader, mainly. … Continue reading

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Tweet to Triumph – Embracing Social Media

There’s nothing we Girl Guides won’t do when we hear the word challenge, right? Tuesday night at the Provincial PR Committee meeting the subject of social media came up. We discussed strategies for increasing our Québec Council Facebook presence, such … Continue reading

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The Power of an Expert

Originally posted on GirlGuidesCANBlog:
We all wish that we were good enough at everything to teach the Girl Guide program in fun and creative ways for every activity, badge, and skill. But I know that while I am pretty good…

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