The 40th North Vancouver Brownies, 1st Cedar Shadow Guides and 8th Crown Pathfinders hosted a fundraising fashion show on Thinking Day, featuring homemade gowns and costumes from around the world. A sellout event, they raised more than $350 and showcased some spectacular duct tape/newsprint fashion talents!
It all began in October 2014, when West Vancouver District planned its fall nature workshops. The theme, we decided, should be invasive plant species, because Lighthouse Park, our beautiful old growth forest park in West Vancouver, has a problem with many invaders. We conduct workshops each spring and fall in the Park, asking keen university [...]
On behalf of Cedar Shadows District, 1st Year Brownie Sarah (37th North Van Brownies) and 3rd Year Guide Olivia (2nd Cedar Shadows Guides), presented Lions Gate Hospital Volunteer Coordinator Rocio with hundreds of beautiful, handmade holiday cards, made with love by many talented units, ranging from Sparks to Pathfinders. Each of these works of art [...]
Island Roam was an amazing Girl Guide camp where guides from around B.C. got to meet and experience things they otherwise wouldn’t. We had a sample activities in a range of places starting in Victoria and making our way up to Port Hardy. The Leaders and everyone who contributed to making this camp happen have inspired me to re-visit [...]
This instant meeting teaches about the basics of how photography works, four principles of composition to improve your photos quickly, and includes a scavenger hunt to put them into practice and earn the BC Photo Challenge.