Category Archives: Meetings

Meeting #33: Ice Cream!

Guides-Quebec held a contest for the most creative fundraising idea for the Canadian World Friendship fun. Guess who won? That’s right! We did (remember our Egg Babies?)! The prize was $100 to go towards a pizza party, but since we … Continue reading

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Meeting #32: Advancement

As usual, we held our advancement ceremony with the Sparks, Brownies, pathfinders and Rangers who meet in the same church basement as us. We began the night by demonstrating each unit’s opening so the parents could watch. Then, group by … Continue reading

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Meeting #31: Cooking

Our yearly cooking night is always one of my favourites because it is great to watch girls learning new, practical things and then getting to enjoy the what they have created. We split the girls into 3 groups and had … Continue reading

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Meeting #30: Healthy Eating

We like to have the Guides cook a meal every year so we set about planning with them. We decided that a good place to start would be by having them learn a bit more about the food guide and … Continue reading

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Meeting #29: The Game of Life

This was by far the loudest most chaotic meeting of the year, but it was also one of the most fun! I modified the board game “The Game of Life” so that we could play it as a whole unit. … Continue reading

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Meeting #26: 3rd Year Meeting

We have a tradition where our 3rd years girls get to plan a meeting for the unit every year. They normally do this in pairs and since have only have one third year, we let her choose another Guide to … Continue reading

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Meeting #25: Table Manners

In the fall, some of our girls’ parents had asked whether we might do a meeting about table manners. We thought that a tea party might be a fun way to cover the topic. I remembered a meeting we had … Continue reading

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