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10 Things we learned at our Ranger CHOCOLATE Sleepover

1. Chocolate chicken is interesting…   2. Don’t overcook chocolate fondue! (But if you do, close your eyes and eat it anyways :)) 3. Chocolate icing makes great glue. 4. Kit Kats were some of the oldest chocolate bars we found, … Continue reading

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Meeting #22: St. Patrick’s Day

Since I have been taking Irish dance lessons since I was seven, we thought it might be fun to teach our girls a simple step for St. Patrick’s Day. I brought in my wig, shoes and dress to do a … Continue reading

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Passing the Torch: Monklands District Winter Camp

Monklands District decided to join in the Olympic fun with a camp of its own this last weekend at Centre Notre-Dame-de-Faitma. 47 girls, from Sparks to Pathfinders, and 9 leaders celebrated with great mild weather and lots of snow. The … Continue reading

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Meeting #15: Sock Puppets

We’ve decided to work on the Heritage Home Skills badge and so our first activity was sewing. We tried doing some sewing last year, but it was a bit of a disaster. The girls had so much trouble threading the … Continue reading

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Meeting #13: Christmas Party

For our Christmas party every year we tend to bridge with the other groups at our meeting place. While we waited for everyone to arrive, we set up a couple of tables at one end of the room and made … Continue reading

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Meeting #12: Christmas Carolling

Every year, some of the Brownies, Guides and Pathfinders from our district go and sing Christmas carols for the elderly. We normally sing a set of them in the basement for anyone who wants to come listen and then wander … Continue reading

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Meeting #10: Peace Night

I planned a peace night a couple years ago and for various reasons never got to use it. Since it was remembrance day recently, we figured that this would be a good time to revisit what I had planned and … Continue reading

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