It is that time of year when the Girl Guides www.girlguides.ca rally to celebrate Guiding and Scouting in Canada. This year the celebrations are held this week February 18th - 24th. Thinking day is in honour of the founders of Girl Guides and Boy Scouts and it is held on the joint birthdays of Lord and Lady Baden Powell Friday February 24th. There are many exicting activities planned for the members of this outstanding organization.
In Lindsay there is a rally planned for Tuesday Feb. 19th 6:00 ~ 8:30 Cambridge St United Church Lindsay www.theunitedchurch.com . Sparks, Brownies, Guides and Pathfinders will meet to celebrate with an evening of activities planned around "Operation Earth Action" the national service project. The local service project planned is "Habitat for Humanity Kawartha Lakes Build www.habitatpeterborough.ca . The girls will be learning how make their own green products, recyling water bottles, mapping their meals, and the importance of trees.
As part of the local service project they will be bringing along donations of new and used tools, building materials and Canadian Tire money.