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Camp Olave 90th

Camp Olave is 90 years old
1927-2017

Guides project

26th Vancouver Guides
special care packages

Lilac

60 years of service
Burnaby award for Lilac




Hollyburn Girl Guide Chalet jan 2, 2017

Hollyburn Girl Guide Chalet




Snow series 2017 Dam Mountain

Snow Series 2017
Dam Mountain

Hollyburn snowshoes

Snowshoes on Hollyburn
Burnaby Glens District

Swimming

4th Vancouver Brownies
Sleepover at Eileen Daily Pool

Yoga at Guides

20th Burnaby Guides



Art Explosion

31st Burnaby Brownies

Cannery Tour

Cannery Tour
Heritage Badge

Literacy Now

Burnaby Glens District
Community events at our
WCA PR webpage


Low Ropes Course at Camp Olave

Camp Olave
Low Ropes Course

Pitt Lake

Vancouver Gold
Trefoil Guild
Pitt Lake



Royal Cookies

Royal cookies



Brownies at the Cannery

28th Burnaby Brownies
Gulf of Georgia Cannery

Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup

15th Richmond Guides
Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup

Science World

Sience World



Guiders go carting

8th Vancouver Pathfinder leaders
having fun?

At Woodward's Landing

50th Vancouver Pathfinders
Wonderful West Point Grey hats!

teddy bear picnic


teddy bear picnic

Teddy Bear Picnic

paper dolls


WCA facebook page GGC Facebook Page GGC Twitter Page GGC YouTube Channel GGC Flickr Page
Classic GG cpploes

Classic Girl Guide Cookies




Cookies Sales in Burnaby Lakes District

Our wonderful Classic vanilla and chocolate Girl Guide Cookies are on sale now. Watch for our girls or call check out our cookie finder map at click here or go to our National Website at www.girlguides.ca

For more information call us at 1-800-565-8111 or email West Coast Area Girl Guides at info@westcoastarea.com .



Crazy About Guiding Challenge

Crazy About Guiding Pin

A new chance to earn the Crazy About Guiding Pin.

The pin has 4 icons for Friendship, Community, Service and Bright ideas! For an information sheet click here.

If any District or Unit needs Guiding PR material to do the challenge, they can contact our Area PR Advisor at westcoastareapr@gmail.com

For more ideas about Growing Guiding check out our Public Relations page.


Mentor Workshop

Guider

Thursday, June 8, 2017, 6:00-9:00 pm at BC Guide House. Register before June 1st

Coming events for Training include the Financial Management for Unit Treasurers Workshop and the New Guider Days. Other Trainings include QM Training. For information and registration see our Training Website



WCA SOAR 2017 Crest Design Challenge

WCA Soar crest 2017

We have a new Soar Crest! Congratulation to our design winner, Adele.
For details see our Camping Committee Page





FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT for Unit Treasurers

Saturday, September 9, 2017, BC Guide House

For more information or TO REGISTER, https://goo.gl/forms/Pb0WEl4TPcfBnzIx2 or to our Training Website




Fall Training from our WCA Training Committee

Exciting opportunities - Safe Guide, Jump Start, Unit Administration, Paperwork 101 for Yellow Activities and Quartermaster Training. Don't miss out.

For information and registration see our Training Website




BIG camps this summer!


More Seaside Fun - August 13 to August 19, 2017



More Seaside Fun 2016

Registration is open now for all BC girls and Guiders. Always a great time at wonderful Camp Olave.

More Seaside Fun offers archery, swimming, games, campfires, singing, canoes, crafts, fun and friendship. For more information and application forms for More Seaside Fun or Camp Olave click on our More Seaside Fun page.







Holidaze 2017 - Our WCA annual camp, Celebration. Join us at Camp Olave - August 20 -26, 2017


Holidaze 2017 dates are August 20 to 26 for campers and August 19 to 26 for staff
Our theme this year is Celebration as we celebrate Holidaze's Sweet 16, Camp Olave's 90th Birthday and Canada's 150th birthday.
Information on the Holidaze website at http://campholidaze.weebly.com/

Photos also on our Facebook page.




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Soar 2017

Smithers, BC - Join a few thousand of your Guiding friends for this great adventure!

Congratulation to WCA for signing up 20 Guide/Pathfinder patrols and 3 full and 2 half patrols of Rangers. Practice camps are planned for spring.
For more information or to sign up now go to Soar 2017.

The Smithers core staff precamp in June of 2016 - getting ready! Here we have Smithers from the air, two WCA Core Staff Guiders and the site for the main stage! Thanks to Sarah for the photos.



Round up QM leader Core Staff arriving in Smithers, 2016 Core Staff arriving in Smithers, 2016










WCA recent events


Sparks & Brownies - Just Gotta Camp - Sparks and Brownies May 12 - 13, 2017

For WCA Camping see our Camping Committee Page

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Trefoil Guilds Rendezvous 2017

WCA Trefoil Guild Rendezvous 2017


Trefoil Guild members from around BC gathered in Richmond for a wonderful Rendezvous 2017. Thank you to all the WCA Trefoil Guilds for a job well done! Thank you too to all of WCA.
Trefoil Guild page.




Santa Parade 2016 - A beautiful day and an impressive group of Girl Guides!


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Iron Chef 2016 - Don't miss out on the next one, Oct 18, 2017 at Deas Island!

A culinary experience and lots of fun! Teams of Pathfinders, Rangers and Adults created a three-course meal fit for a pirate. For more information about events go to Our Camping Committee page


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Guiding Mosaic 2016


We all had fun and lots of mud at Guiding Mosaic 2016 at Sylvan Lake, Alberta, July 9 - 17. We made friends from across Canada and the world, had wonderful activities, and learned lots of crafts and skills.



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paper dolls








Our WCA Calendar of Events






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Make a difference in the life of a girl and rediscover the kid in you.

Join us now! Register anytime. Just go to Online Registration at the Girl Guides of Canada National website Online Registration system.

For more information call us at 1-800-565-8111 or email West Coast Area Girl Guides at info@westcoastarea.com . Visit our National website at www.girlguides.ca or the BC Girl Guides at www.bc-girlguides.org for information about Girl Guides.



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