Monthly Archives: October 2013

Nothing finer… than a glorious weekend at Wa-Thik-Ane

When I worked for VIA Rail Canada in Winnipeg, one of the on-train service supervisors used to say, “Nothing finer than dinner in the diner (the transcontinental diner)!”. Well, I could apply that adage to the weekend of September 27-29, … Continue reading

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VOTE NOW! for our Aviva Community Fund idea in support of Camp Wa-Thik-Ane!

Help keep our boats at Camp Wa-Thik-Ane afloat! You’ve got 5 days left to vote – one vote per day until November 4 – to help us move on to the next round. Click the image above then click ‘Vote … Continue reading

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Welcome to the 2nd Mount Bruno Guides!

It was one of those perfect end-of-summer evenings – cool enough to hint at fall, but mild enough that a romp in the park that we are lucky to have across the way from our meeting hall was welcomed by … Continue reading

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A special event in Lachute to celebrate International Day of the Girl!

Happy International Day of the Girl from everyone at the Girl Guides of Canada-Guides du Canada Québec Council! Argenteuil District Girl Guides in Lachute celebrated this week with a very special guest. District Commissioner Sara Ogilvie shares with us what … Continue reading

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It’s that time of year! Cookies bring out the extraordinary in our Girl Guides

Selling cookies could not have been easier for me and my Brownie daughter, Emily. A beautiful fall evening, an hour and a half knocking on our neighbours’ doors, one email to friends and 4 cases are gone! In 24 hours … Continue reading

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